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Software hack affected 2 million cpus

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Piriform said Tuesday that the company dealt with the sophisicated hack quickly once it was discovered, though it took four weeks to discover it. The British company worked with law enforcement to disconnect servers to avoid more harm. The attack was carried out in a similar manner as "NotPetya" attack in June 2017. "About 30 per cent of CCleaner users also run Avast security software, which enables us to analyze behavioral, traffic and file/registry data from those machines". Read More »

Phil Spencer Added to Microsoft's Senior Leadership Team

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Senior Leadership Team (SLT) - a move which indicates that the gaming space is fundamentally important to Microsoft's future. Spencer is one of the top leaders in the game industry, and he has been at Microsoft since 1988. Spencer led the launch of both Xbox One S and Xbox One X and has also helped drive growth for Xbox Live, which now counts 52 million monthly active users. Read More »

Roku Aims To Raise an Impressive $252 million with IPO

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The new price range could push the company's valuation up to Dollars 1 billion, Bloomberg noted. Similarly, Apple is reportedly set to invest $1 billion in original content in 2018. Net loss during those first six months was $24.2 million. It competes with Apple TV, Chromecast and other devices. In 2016, the company notched $399 million in revenue and lost $43 million. Read More »

Giffgaff announces prices for Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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Now Samsung has started taking Pre-orders for the device. Customers who take part in the promotion and cancel their subscription prematurely will be liable for paying the full balance of the entire plan. Keeping the trend, the company recently launched the Galaxy S8 Active smartphone for select markets. The phone has an autofocus for the selfies. A spokesperson for Numis said: " It is noted on Apple's developer website that the A11 GPU uses a key Imagination-patented approach called ... Read More »

Footage Of Man Punching Nazi Goes Viral

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He can be seen speaking animatedly, until a much larger man sidles up beside him and delivers a sickeningly forceful punch that sees him drop to the ground instantly. They found him about five minutes later lying on the sidewalk near Third Avenue and Pine Street, said Jonah Spangenthal-Lee of the Seattle Police. A man was assaulted Sunday in Seattle after social media users posted photographs to Twitter showing the man bearing a swastika armband. Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ1 arrives in the US

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Currently, the Sony Xperia XZ1 is now retailing in the USA with a price tag of US$699.99 (approximately Rs. 45,000). If it does, it will in the premium smartphone range. The connectivity options in the smartphone include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, USB OTG, USB Type-C, Bluetooth, and Global Positioning System. In addition, the smartphone comes with Hi-Res Audio, digital noise cancellation, S-Force surrounds sound, stereo recording, and Qualcomm's own aptX audio software. Read More »

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Is Officially Out Now

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Like many other Marvel vs. Capcom fans, I was slightly concerned about the character roster of Infinite . In addition to single player Arcade, Training and Mission modes, a visually stunning and immersive cinematic Story Mode will put players at the center of both universes as they battle for survival against a sinister new threat, Ultron Sigma. Read More »

Tata Motors vrooms on $312 mn stake sale plan

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Shares of Tata Chemicals were trading 2.48 percent up at Rs 658.50 on BSE . "It got launched on Monday evening through a reverse book building method", said an official in the know. Tata Chemicals, Tata Motors, Tata Global Beverages and Royal Orchid Hotels are among the other stocks to see a surge in volumes on BSE today, 19 September 2017. Read More »

New Shadow of the Colossus Trailer Shows off Beautiful HD Textures

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It's called " Shadow of the Colossus ", and it's getting a gorgeous remake on the PlayStation 4 . Earlier today they released a brand new trailer giving eager fans a look at what's to come. Sony was out in full force during its presser prior to the main Tokyo Game Show. In Shadow of the Colossus , players take control of a young hero called Wander, who enters a forbidden land in order to defeat the 16 colossus and save the life of a girl named Mono. Read More »

Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone X Will Significantly Cannibalize iPhone 8

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Putting the iPhone 8 through its paces for the past week, I learned Apple should have called it the iPhone 7s. This may be because users are torn between the more familiar iPhone 8 and the fancy iPhone X and those who are more inclined towards the latter are waiting for consumer reviews before placing their orders. Read More »

TRAI cuts mobile termination charges 57%; eyes waiver by '20

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In its statement on Tuesday evening, TRAI stated "For mobile to mobile, termination charge has been reduced from 14 paisa per minute to 6 paisa per minute wef". This decision by the TRAI runs contrary to the demands made by several operators, including Bharti Airtel , which wanted the termination rate to be raised instead. Read More »

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation's (CY) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Needham & Company LLC

Many research analysts have quite recently published research on CY. Barclays PLC raised shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation from an equal weight rating to an overweight rating in a research note on Friday, July 21st. In other Cypress Semiconductor Corporation news, Executive Vice President Dana Nazarian unloaded 250,075 stocks of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation shares in a trade on early Fri, Aug 4th. Read More »

Free Episode Shadow Add On Announced For Sonic Forces

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On top of that, if you pre-order the Digital Bonus Edition , you'll also receive a Shadow costume for your Hero Character. Fans are probably just happy that it doesn't resemble the bad Shadow the Hedgehog video game, though the guns would have made him stand out more. Read More »

US Navy will use Xbox controllers to manipulate submarine periscopes

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On older submarines, the periscope would use traditional rotating tube mechanisms limited to one person using them at any time; very much in the fashion movies like The Hunt for Red October portrayed periscope action. The innovation comes as the Navy's response to feedback given by junior officers and sailors who said that the controls for the periscope were clunky and "real heavy". Read More »

Panasonic India launches two new Eluga smartphones

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Both the phones are exclusive to Flipkart and will go on sale from September 21. Unlike the Eluga Ray 500, there are dual rear cameras on the Eluga Ray 700, but it comes with superior hardware. It features a 5.5 inch full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. These phones support Dual SIM and also offer connectivity options of 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, FM radio. Read More »

Great Indian Festival Sale: Amazon offers 'Buy Now, Pay Next Year'

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At Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale , buyers can enjoy jaw dropping deals, discounts and offers on smartphones on a huge list of smartphone brands i.e. You can use the No Cost EMI option from Bajaj Finserv during the Flipkart's Big Billion Days by implementing some simple steps. However, it may be noted that only Prime members can avail offers on the opening day while it will start on September 21 for others (non-Prime members). Read More »

U.S. unlocked Galaxy Note 8 gets first software update

Sprint is also looking to convince people to try out the new LTE-ready Apple Watch Series 3 by offering a 3-month trial period. Since it's probably no longer a good idea to pre-order an iPhone 8 or 8 Plus directly from Apple's online store , those seeking alternative ways of receiving the smaller new model on launch day can rejoice hearing Sprint just outdid itself. Read More »

Monster Hunter World Release Date, Limited Edition PS4 Pro Announced

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Alongside announcing the release date for Monster Hunter: World , capcom also dropped a brand new trailer showcasing some of the game's brand new creatures and environments as well as giving us a glimpse of some new gameplay. In Monster Hunter: World , the latest installment in the series, you can enjoy the ultimate hunting experience, using everything at your disposal to hunt monsters in a new world teeming with surprises and excitement. Read More »

IPhone X might not be available till 2018

However, this big price tag will not stop the Apple fans from buying it, as per the tech analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities. He had also projected that iPhone X will initially see "severe short supply for a while". In practise, that will probably mean that even people pre-ordering the phones before the release date will be subject to long delivery times. "We think some will be concerned about market acceptance of Face ID and the pricing of the iPhone X , before robust pre-order ... Read More »

Google Pixel 2 Will Come with Active Edge Technology with Squeezable Edges

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The APK teardown kind of confirms this, as it mentions an "Active Edge" feature and the ability to "Squeeze for your Assistant". While the features the code has thrown up don't paint the Pixel 2 as a smartphone with a suite of headline features, they do indicate that the Google-designed mobile will still be a solid upgrade over the Pixel at both the hardware and software levels. Read More »

Trump says giving Mideast peace 'an absolute go'

Critics of the nuclear accord, Parsi notes, have been "twisting and turning" in their attempts to undermine the agreement, arguing in one moment that the deal does not address the "real problem" of Iran's territorial expansion, and in another that Iran's nuclear program is what constitutes the true "existential threat". Read More »

Pi Claims It Can Charge Your Smartphone Wirelessly From A Distance

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A new charging technology called Pi is planning to offer a wireless charging and it is developed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates. "As the first wireless charging company to develop the technology, we've always envisioned a world where wireless power is ubiquitous, and we believe the popular iPhone will take wireless charging to the mainstream". Read More »

Lenovo launches Tab 4 Series in India starting at Rs. 12990

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Under the new Tab 4 series, the Chinese vendor has included four tablets: Lenovo Tab 4 8 , Lenovo Tab 4 10 , Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus and Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus . The device also features two front-facing speakers with Dolby Atmos audio technology for enhanced the media experience. Talking about its software fronts, the Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus also runs on Google's Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. Read More »

Addresses & Numbers In Gmail & Inbox Will Be Clickable Links

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In a post on the G Suite Updates blog , Google has announced that they'll be making addresses, numbers, and contact information in emails received on either platforms clickable. The Gmail app will be updated and you will be able to get all the above mentioned features to use within the Gmail app. It is available for Android as well as iOS users. Read More »

Protest erupts at Pelosi new conference on DREAM Act

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After smiling and occasionally trying to speak through much of the protest, an aggravated Pelosi told the protesters to "just stop it now", shortly before she was led out of the room. "I think all of us recognize that outreach for what it is, and that's purely transactional, purely something that will come up from time to time when the president decides it's in his personal interest to work with Democrats", Schiff said. Read More »

New WhatsApp feature will let you free up space on phone

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So what this allows you to do is to have more fine grain control over your storage. Furthermore, if you have a look at the bottom area; there's a manage messages option below for selecting any specific messages of any type. Once you install the beta version, head to the Settings Storage Usage . The number of text messages, contacts, locations (without the file size), images, GIFs, video messages, audio messages, and documents (with file size). Read More »

Trump tweets about North Korea's 'Rocket Man'

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On North Korea , the USA wants to maintain a united front at the Security Council in favor of ever-toughening sanctions on Kim Jong Un's regime. We don't want that. Trump is expected to make his first presidential visit to China in early November. "I personally think he slaps the right people, he hugs the right people, and he comes out with the US being very strong in the end", Haley said. Read More »

All McLaren 570GTs Should Come In This Shade of Green

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In addition to a special numbered plaque, each of the cars have been treated to a range of range of "MSO Black" parts, including a front splitter, side skirts, a rear diffuser and a rear wing. MSO has today shown off its new special edition 570GT, which is painted in a special XP Green exterior color. Although conceived as a road vehicle, the McLaren F1 enjoyed significant motorsport success, including victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995 on its first attempt. Read More »

Weakening Hurricane Jose could graze Massachusetts Wednesday

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Maria was about 445km miles east-southeast of the Leeward island of Dominica , with maximum sustained winds of 100km/h at 4pm (8pm GMT), the US National Hurricane Centre said. Winds of 25 to 35 miles per hour - with gusts to 45 miles per hour - are possible. A tropical storm watch is in effect for parts of Fairfield County - most notably Norwalk, Stamford and Bridgeport. Read More »

You can now disable Samsung's Bixby Key

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Bixby voice assistant has never gotten much love from the consumers, but many have been especially irked with the dedicated Bixby button on the Samsung flagship phones . With reference to many reports , this is really going to be authenticated in this case - and to its best, you can even possibly do the same by installing the latest edition of Bixby as well as Bixby Home . Read More »

Apple is releasing iOS 11 for iPad, iPhone on Sept. 19

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It's not the most exciting of updates , as rather than any major new features , High Sierra brings with it reworked Mail and Photos apps , improvements to Safari including autoplay blocking and intelligent tracking protection, and the firm's new Apple File System (APFS). Read More »