Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know so far

They, too, should regularly update with software patches as they're issued. The malware, which can only affect a computer if it is on, may spread further on Monday as people return to work. He argued there should be "a new requirement for governm... More..

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Harish Salve charged Rs one for fighting Jadhav's case: Swaraj
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Harish Salve charged Rs one for fighting Jadhav's case: Swaraj

Pakistan has said the conviction and sentence remain open to appeal. "Jadhav has not got the right to get proper legal assistance and the right to consular access. "Jadhav has been in judicial custody without a...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump says wants to move quickly to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The shifting accounts of the decision to fire Comey, whom Trump derided as a "showboat" and "grandstander", added to a mounting sense of uncertainty and chaos in the West Wing, as aides scrambled to get their s...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Global ransomware attacks: What we know

Last Friday's (May 12) ransomware attack is potentially targeting core systems used by multiple hospitals, said an industry expert. Yet systems around the world were crippled by human error - failure to do soft...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Amazon Shows Us Another Echo, This One With Touchscreen

Turn on lights, control thermostats and more with WeMo, Philips Hue, ecobee, and other compatible smart home devices. Alexa Calling is available on these existing devices effective immediately, allowing users ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Netflix trials price-hike at the weekend for some users

Also, a Netflix spokesperson was quoted saying that even though the pricing seemed to have lifted up during the weekend, i.e. on May 13th and 14th, no subscribers were charged higher than the current rate. "N...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Chelsea Manning to remain on active duty after prison release

President Donald Trump called Manning an "ungrateful traitor" in January after she penned an article critical of Obama, who just commuted her sentence. She will also be eligible for health coverage after he...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Woman dead after repeatedly rammed into tree by vehicle

She was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said. Stapleton drove off afterwards, hitting several cars before being taken into custody, police said. He said the altercation escalated from a Facebook arg...More..

Secret ballot will maintain integrity of 'no confidence vote', UDM tells ConCourt
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Secret ballot will maintain integrity of 'no confidence vote', UDM tells ConCourt

Opposition parties have lobbied for a secret ballot and called for African National Congress (ANC) lawmakers to "vote with their conscience". Mbete had erred in her charge that she did not have the discretion...More..

SpaceX Launches 'Spy' Satellite On A Secret Mission For The US Military
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

SpaceX Launches 'Spy' Satellite On A Secret Mission For The US Military

Its first recycled rocket flew last month. While there has been no confirmation what the details of the mission on Sunday is all about, the Kennedy Space Center is glad to announce that the SpaceX rocket la...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Nintendo is planning a smartphone Zelda game, report claims

For the longest time ever, Nintendo has pretty much stubborn about releasing games for mobile. This coming E3 would be the flawless chance for Nintendo to announce their mobile expansion, so we'll stay al...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 on secret, classified mission

As the first rocket completely developed in the 21st century, Falcon 9 was designed from the beginning for maximum reliability. NROL-76, the designation for the classified satellite launch, was SpaceX's first...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Fidget spinners become distractions in classroom

At least one youngster uses a fidget spinner, she said. For teachers who haven't seen the recent spinner craze hit their classrooms yet, fidget spinners are small handheld toys that Forbes is calling a " cu...More..

First Trailer For Women's Wrestling Comedy Series 'GLOW'
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

First Trailer For Women's Wrestling Comedy Series 'GLOW'

The show features Alison Brie as a struggling actress who gets a break when she's bathed in the eponymous GLOW , which stands for " Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling ". All 10 episodes of Glow hit Netflix on Ju...More..

SpaceX set to launch Inmarsat-5 F4 satellite Monday night
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

SpaceX set to launch Inmarsat-5 F4 satellite Monday night

The Orlando Sentinel (http://bit.ly/2rhP2c8) reports that SpaceX will not try to land and recover the spent booster after it delivers its payload because its weight, 13,000 pounds, requires far too much fuel an...More..

Flipkart, Amazon's fortunes may ride on smartphones
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Flipkart, Amazon's fortunes may ride on smartphones

The iPhones also get an additional exchange discount of up to Rs. 20,000. Interestingly, you can also get another Rs 14,500 off on the phone via exchange offers. While, iPhone 6s with 32GB is available at Rs 33...More..

Surviving Mars is a management sim from Cities: Skylines and Tropico devs
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Surviving Mars is a management sim from Cities: Skylines and Tropico devs

If you've ever thought that we need to get busy colonizing Mars, the new game from Tropico developer Haemimont Games will let you try your hand at doing just that. "Expanding our management-strategy catalog h...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Germany: Merkel challenger predicts 'long, stony road' ahead

About 13.1 million eligible voters in North Rhine-Westphalia are casting ballots to elect a new regional parliament for the sprawling industrial region, which has a large migrant population and has been a Soc...More..

Sensex rebounds 166 points on inflation cheer
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Sensex rebounds 166 points on inflation cheer

MUMBAI, May 15 Indian shares rose on Monday, while the benchmark 10-year bond hit its highest in four weeks, after consumer inflation in April eased to its lowest in at least five years, reviving a debate on wh...More..

Highgate School in north London may allow boys to wear skirts
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Highgate School in north London may allow boys to wear skirts

The school said it is consulting pupils on a "mix-and-match dress code that would not be called a girls' or boys' uniform". The Sunday Times reported figures show a surge in the number of children wanting t...More..

Google Goes After Individual Pages That Violate Brand Safety, Not Entire Sites
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Google Goes After Individual Pages That Violate Brand Safety, Not Entire Sites

After advertisers started pulling, or threatening to pull, ads from YouTube and the Display Network after ads were found running on hateful and extremist content in March, Google quickly set forth a number of b...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

May the Fourth be with you

In Taiwan's capital, fans took the day off from work to pose in costume for photographs at landmarks such as the iconic Taipei 101 tower and the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall. Members of the New York Philharmon...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

SpaceX Successfully Lands Falcon 9 Rocket Again

Five minutes after the launch, SpaceX landed the first stage of the rocket at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Landing Zone 1, officials said. Hawthorne-based SpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Eurovision 2017: Ukrainian attendant moons the show

During reigning victor Jamala's performance, a man draped in an Australian flag invaded the stage and pulled down his trousers to expose his bottom on live TV. He also jumped onto the red carpet at the Cannes...More..

'Pokemon Sun and Moon' updates: Mega stones and more!
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

'Pokemon Sun and Moon' updates: Mega stones and more!

Third, select Get with Code/Password, then Yes, and then Yes again to connect to the Internet. Don't forget to save once you speak to the deliveryman. Players should then have all four of Pidgeotite, Steelixite...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Moon Jae-in: A new hope for China?

In a congratulatory phone call from Washington, Trump agreed with Moon to cooperate on the nuclear issue and invited him to visit the USA capitol, the South Korean presidential office said. New South Korean Pre...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

BC Greens begin talks with other parties

In the meantime, Clark remains premier and she promised Wednesday to listen to voters and do a better job of working with the other parties. She says she has worked with Green Party leader Andrew Weaver in th...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

New Zelda, Pokemon Trading Card Titles Coming to Mobile

According to The Wall Street Journal , it's a Legend of Zelda mobile game. However, the sources said nothing is locked down as of yet in terms of timing. It's somewhat unclear if this is a port or an entirel...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Chinese rappers take aim at USA antimissile system in South Korea

The two leaders agreed to exchange special envoys "at an early date", with Moon proposing sending a separate delegation to Beijing and Xi inviting him to visit, Yoon said . South Korea has always been beholden...More..

Alphabet's Waymo teams up with Lyft to test autonomous cars
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Alphabet's Waymo teams up with Lyft to test autonomous cars

The partnership between the two has competitive implications for Uber Technologies Inc, the largest ridesharing company in the world, according to the New York Times . Uber, which plans to introduce a flying t...More..

Apple Acquires AI Company Lattice Data
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Apple Acquires AI Company Lattice Data

It aims to take unstructured data like text and images and turn it into structured data at unprecedented speed and scale. For years, we have been building systems and applications that involve billions of webpa...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft Offers Free Security Fixes After Global Cyber Attack

The US and Russian Federation were among scores of countries affected by the virus, which also hit a Nissan plant in the UK. It appeared to exploit a vulnerability purportedly identified for use by the U.S. The...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyberattack toll rises to 200000 victims in 150 countries - Europol

The US and Russian Federation were among scores of countries affected by the virus, which also hit a Nissan plant in the UK. Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor who leaked evidence of the agency's data ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Apple posts surprise fall in iPhone sales

In addition, the company announced that the board of directors has authorized an expansion of its share repurchase program, from $175 billion announced last year to $210 billion this year. "Rising competition i...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

SpaceX launches top spy satellite

Yesterday might have marked SpaceX's first military launch, but we can expect more in the future. After splitting from its payload, the rocket landed back to Earth at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Not muc...More..