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Cyberattack in UK part of international attack

The NHS Digital said it had no evidence so far that patient data had been accessed by the virus. NHS Digital, which oversees United Kingdom hospital cybersecurity, says the attack used the Wanna Decryptor variant of malware, which infects and locks computers while the attackers demand a ransom. Read More »

Chelsea win the title thanks to late goal from unlikely hero Batshuayi


The 47-year-old won three successive Serie A titles with Juventus prior to taking up his Italy role and has now rejuvenated Chelsea , champions under Jose Mourinho in 2015-16 before imploding and finishing 10th last term. The final whistle sparked wild celebrations among Chelsea's fans and Conte was tossed high into the air by his squad. His moves in the transfer market, his tactical switches, and his late substitutions have all come off. Read More »

Microsoft Presents $999 Laptop in Hardware Push to Rival MacBook

That's going to be our first real taste of Windows 10 S, so stay tuned. Initially known as Windows Cloud, Windows 10 S introduces a different login process and makes the login process really quick and easy. As schools increasingly use computers and tablets to teach, the ability restrict downloads to the Windows Store and the speed benefits from it mean that pupils can quickly start up machines and get on with tasks without any lagging. Read More »

Samsung Z4 debuts as the latest Tizen smartphone


If you're buying a smartphone for the first time, this could certainly be a good buy, as Samsung has built in a number of convenience features. The Samsung Z4 smartphone will be announced in select markets across the world, starting with India in May. Read More »

Google Maps uses Street View to keep you on the right path


How? Well, I spoke with Charles Armstrong, a project manager at the tech giant's Street View program, which sends cameras around the world to capture images of what the world looks like from a - you guessed it - street-level view. Given how Google is keen on keeping its apps in parity, these new features will likely hit the iPhone before long. The idea to integrate Street View with Maps is something Google has tried before. Read More »

BioWare New IP Delayed


Bioware's most recent product is Mass Effect: Andromeda, which released on March 21, 2017 and March 23, 2017 in North America and Europe respectively. BioWare, a subsidiary of EA, won't be killing the " Mass Effect " franchise, but will instead be taking a break from it. Andromeda was also the first game headed up by BioWare Montreal, which was founded in 2009 to help make downloadable content for Mass Effect 2 and 3. Read More »

New South Korean President willing to visit North Korea

The German leader also promised to work closely with South Korea in ending North Korea's nuclear ambitions. The North's KCNA state news agency last week accused the U.S. Moon said he will send a special envoy to Washington soon for talks with President Trump. Han Song Ryol, the vice foreign minister, called a meeting of foreign diplomats in Pyongyang to outline the North's allegation that the CIA and South Korea's intelligence agency bribed and coerced a North Korean man into joining in ... Read More »

Trump, Putin will meet in July, Russian state media says

But he did not say that he also works for Tass, a Russian state-run news agency, and White House officials were surprised when photos depicting an apparently jovial moment between Mr Trump and the two Russians appeared online a short time after Wednesday's meeting, according to the official. Read More »

Few gamers in the U.S. interested in PlayStation 4 Pro


It arrived with a noticeable boost in performance that allowed for near-4K image quality and compatibility with HDR lighting effects, if you have the right TV hardware to go with it. Simply put, it's a monthly subscription service that gives you access to an extensive library of Xbox One and Xbox 360 games, all playable on your Xbox One console. Read More »

Inquiry threatened into Capita's takeover of Vodafone's paging services business


In February, Vodafone confirmed it was selling its pagers business to Capita, which had planned to fold the unit into its PageOne divsion. "Due to the expense involved with a prolonged investigation, Vodafone will not pursue the transaction and has made the decision to close down this business, which is based on ageing, standalone technology no longer supported by network vendors", a spokesperson for the company said. Read More »

Amazon to house homeless shelter permanently in new building


This first-of-its-kind partnership will include 65 rooms, which will shelter more than 200 homeless women, children, and families each night. Mary's Place, which hosts women and families until they can find permanent housing, will be located in another former hotel owned by Amazon until its new home is completed in early 2020. Read More »

Rainbow Six Siege rejigs Year Two for Operation Health


The last pillar is how we do bug fixes, whether that's on operators or maps. Essentially what's going to happen is that Ubisoft will spend all of May, June and July addressing three main areas: technological improvements, deployment process and bugfix sprints. Read More »

10.5in iPad Pro rumours: price, release date and features


As you can see from the 9to5Mac image posted above, the UAG Folio case is already available for both the 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch iPad models. The availability of UAG cases for 10.5-inch iPad Pro in June is a good hint of the arrival of the new Apple tablet in the same month. Read More »

Snap shares plummet 22% after first earnings report since IPO

Atlantic Securities started coverage on Snap in a research report on Tuesday, February 21st. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Snap in a report on Thursday. Yesterday, the company also added a new creativity tool, Magic Eraser, that lets users edit objects from their Snaps before sending. According to its pre-IPO filing with the U.S. Read More »

Macquarie Group Ltd. Has $79.734 Million Position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. JPMorgan Chase (JPM) is expected to post earnings per share (or EPS) of $1.65 in 2Q17 and $6.70 for the full year. JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s dividend payout ratio is now 31.02%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Fortis Advisors LLC Purchases Shares of 7,298 JPMorgan Chase & Co. Read More »

Microsoft unveils a big Windows update and virtual reality hand controllers

The update is part of Microsoft's plan to refresh the operating system roughly every six months. Another big new feature is the Microsoft Graph. Unlike the HTC Vive, or Oculus Rift's controllers, you won't need to setup any extra hardware for the motion controllers in Windows Mixed Reality to work and that's definitely very impressive. Read More »

Spain says several firms hit by cyberattacks

The ransomware attacks that forced hospitals across the United Kingdom to turn away patients are apparently part of a larger wave of ransomware infections worldwide. August 3, 2016. The firms' clients were also unaffected. "Now that the cyber criminals know they can hit the big guys, they will start to target big corporations". Read More »

Microsoft Makes a Play for Oracle's Cloud Customers

Amazon Web Services has won customers with its Aurora distributed database system as well as other services. Azure Cosmos DB natively supports multiple data models including documents, key-value, graph, and column-family. What is particularly striking about Cosmos DB is that it's unashamedly created to take full advantage of Microsoft's hyperscale data center infrastructure - running across 27 regions. Read More »

Injustice 2 Released on iOS, Goes Up for Pre-Registrations on Android


Interactive and developer NetherRealm are back, back, back with Injustice 2 , a cutting-edge brawler with a difference. Players who weren't able to access the earlier soft-launch of the game would find it nearly the same with the first mobile entry, though several mechanics are carried over from the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 version, including gears. Read More »

Microsoft Planning New UWP-Only Windows 10 S and Unveils Surface Laptop

The laptop is available for pre-order in the United States today and will ship on 15 June. The latest OS is essentially Microsoft's answer to Chrome OS. "This is the laptop that resets the category", said Panos Panay, Microsoft's corporate VP for devices. According to Microsoft, it'll boot in just 15 seconds, and offer far more battery life than Windows 10 now chews. Read More »

IPhone 8 Rumored To Get World's First 3D Facial Camera


It will also achieve a better accuracy that the front-facing camera on Samsung's Galaxy S8, which uses 2D images for the facial recognition function. A priori, the news may not be a novelty if we consider that the current iPhone 7 Plus and its dual rear camera comes from LG's camera division. Read More »

Trump Signs $1T Government Spending Bill


Lon Harris, editor-in-chief of Insider newsletter, summed up the fears of many when he questioned if Americans might soon have to seek out financial help using GoFundMe campaigns to pay for their medical expenses. Democrats have taunted Republicans about possibly losing their House majority in 2018 because of their votes. The legislation could become a major issue for vulnerable House Republicans in divided districts, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has already threatened they will ... Read More »

Isuzu launches mu-X priced up to Rs 25.99 lakh


Powering the Isuzu MU-X is a 3.0-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine that churns out 174 BHP @ 3,600 rpm and 380 Nm of torque @ 1,800 - 2,800 rpm. Isuzu Motors India on Thursday launched seven seater SUV mu-X priced up to Rs 25.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Read More »

'Minecraft: Switch Edition' Updates: Joy-Con Limitations For Nintendo Switch Revealed

Gamers thought that they'd reach their quota for sales but the newly released "Minecraft" for Nintendo Switch has everyone raving about it. And players can use either Joy-Cons or the Pro Controller, depending on their preferences. "We have even more fantastic coverage planned and if you enjoy incredible Nintendo artwork, you might just love our next few covers!" Seeing its popularity, Microsoft acquired the developer behind the title, Mojang, for $2.5 billion back in 2014. Read More »

Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback


Berkshire is also a major investor in United rivals American Airlines Group Inc AAL.O , Delta Air Lines Inc DAL.N and Southwest Airlines Co LUV.N . One of the reasons Buffett is heavily investing in the airline industry is that it is becoming more efficient, but he realizes that often comes at the price of comfort. Read More »

Psy's New Music Videos Hit 10 Million YouTube Views in a Day


The music videos for the two songs have each surged to 3 million global views on YouTube since their releases (as of mid-day May 10). Naeun is seen playing the woman PSY is trying to get. While you're at it, don't forget to watch the other video that Psy dropped on Thursday, " New Face ". Featured acts on the album include actress Lee Sung-Kyung, Taeyang of BIGBANG and G-Dragon, as well as iKon's Bobby and B.I. Read More »

Donald Trump and James Comey: A timeline

But Thursday marks the first time that Trump has dipped into their feud since becoming president. Democratic senators sharply criticised Mr Trump's decision to sack the head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation . After Trump's tweet, Rosie responded herself. One official said Trump asked Rosenstein and Sessions for their views on Comey, then asked the deputy attorney general to synthesize his thoughts in a memo. Read More »

Play Store icon loses the bag in favor of modernity


Google has tweaked the Play Store icon with the newest version of the app, v7.8.16. It's a small change, but it simply brings the design to more Android devices after having made its debut on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL late a year ago. Read More »

HP notebooks shipped with keylogging audio driver


However, the software includes a debugging feature that sends all keystrokes through a debugging device or deposits them to a log file in a public directory on the hard drive. Modzero said it attempted to do the right thing by contacting both Conexant Systems Inc. and HP Inc. about the issue before going public but neither company responded to any contact requests. Read More »

TSMC begins A11 chip production, likely for iPhone 7s & iPhone 8


DigiTimes has an on-again-off-again track record, but typically has good insight into movements within Apple's supply chain. It is expected that Apple will use a newer chipset for its iPhones later this year and thanks to a report from DigiTimes (via 9to5Mac ), it seems that the production of the A11 chipset has already begun. Read More »

Sinclair Broadcast Group buys Fox 13's owner, Tribune Media, for $3.9 billion


Sinclair may sell certain stations in markets where it now owns stations to comply with FCC ownership requirements and antitrust regulations; these determinations will be determined during the regulatory approval process. It already owns KMPH-TV, the Fox affiliate in Fresno, and KFRE-TV, the CW affiliate there. The deal became possible under a loosening of antitrust regulations this year kept a single company from controlling stations reaching more than 39 percent of the U.S. Read More »

Visual Studio for Mac is now out of preview, and officially available


Visual Studio for Mac is a new member of the Visual Studio family, enabling developers on macOS to build apps for mobile, web, and cloud with Xamarin and.NET Core, as well as games with Unity. The UX is "inspired" by Visual Studio for Windows . The underpinnings are the same . "Each Cloud Shell session provides a ready-to-use environment automatically synced to a $Home directory that is stored in Azure to enable persisting files such as your favorite automation scripts", Guthrie said. Read More »

Microsoft's Surface Book has a fabric keyboard

The company headquartered in Redmond, Washington state, in northwestern USA, claimed at an event in New York City that the new PC is thinner, lighter and faster, with better battery life, display quality, storage and portability, and is available for pre-order starting Tuesday. Read More »

Arizona Sunshine to Launch on PlayStation VR in June


PSVR users will be able to make use of the new PS VR Aim controller to enhance their experience, whilst those without will have to make do with just a standard DualShock 4 or a couple of PlayStation Move controllers. Full-size campaign: Built in bite-sized VR chunks that together form a full narrative, the campaign allows you to jump in for a short session or stay for the complete ride. Read More »

Reliance Jio Broadband & More Awaited Jio Services in 2017


The company is in the process of rolling out the home broadband service to other cities in the country as well, but no names have been specified as of yet. The plans of Reliance Jio broadband has been divided into 3 different categories depending upon the speed, volume and special offers of the internet. Read More »