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Heard voices the man who hit pedestrians in Times Square

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Richard Rojas enlisted in the Navy in 2011. O'Neill, at Thursday's news conference, said, "Preliminary investigation reveals that Rojas has two arrests ... The circumstances surrounding the court-martial were not immediately available. NYPD sources say the Bronx native told officials he experienced hallucinations, and later "alluded to suicide by cop" and "the end of days". Read More »

Facebook signs deal with ESL to livestream esports

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In total, ESL plans to broadcast over 5,500 hours of gaming tournaments, starting in June. According to the announcement on the ESL's website, "ESL will stream content from Rank S competitions, an elite ladder for the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) community, as well as an exclusive weekly 30-minute CS:GO program that showcases the best players, upcoming talent and competition highlights". Read More »

Google Play Award winners announced, highlighting best app and games for 2017

Google made a number of updates to Assistant's capabilities, including an interesting tie-in with yet another new Google product called Google Lens . Shutterfly Inc.is a digital photo storage service that also creates photo books and calendars. Google believes its assistant can get people what they want more quickly because it draws upon the knowledge that the company has accumulated while running the world's most popular search engine. Read More »

NHS cyber attack - fallout continues

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This is ironic that NHS software is stolen and used against patients, businesses and hospitals. Meanwhile, an executive at a cybersecurity firm that helped block Friday's attack said that new variations of the malicious worm are circulating - and that researchers expect one to develop that can not be stopped . Read More »

YouTube in the living room now supports 360-degree video

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Have you ever wanted to come face-to-face with YouTube commenters? Lastly, the update will look to improve the UI of Daydream platform by adding a new dashboard in VR for quick access to settings and notifications, as well as the ability to switch apps easily. Read More »

Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Burr told reporters Thursday that Flynn's lawyer informed the panel he will not abide by a subpoena for private documents. Flynn's lawyer did not immediately return a request for comment. And that only could happen if the Senate voted to hold Flynn in contempt and forward the matter to the US Attorney's Office for prosecution . Flynn's refusal would put him in contempt of Congress, a crime for which the former national security adviser could be jailed up to 12 months. Read More »

Announced smartphones Moto Moto C and C Plus

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The circular camera design at the back is also visible. As for the cameras , the front one is a LED 2MP, while the rear has a bigger 8MP. Furthermore, the smartphone is expected to come with dual camera system with a dual-LED flash and also laser auto-focus. Read More »

The Amazon Echo Show Is Here And It's lovely

Another feature , which will only be available on the Echo Show , will allow folks to "Drop In", or suddenly appear on your Echo Show device. The Echo Show will start shipping to customers on 28th June. Amazon is adding support for free Alexa calling and messaging to the Echo and Echo Dot. Then there are the options of connecting your Show with your smart home security system to monitor cameras and other information. Read More »

Iranians queue to vote as Rouhani faces strong hardline challenge

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According to Iran's Interior Ministry, around 56.5 million are eligible to vote, of which 1.3 million are first timers. President Rouhani's power is vastly outweighed by that of the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Many pro-reform voters are still lukewarm Rouhani supporters, disappointed with his failure to make broader changes during his first term. "We have no other way, but to endear a tolerant space, to accept each other's existence, to live up with diverse opinions and tastes, ... Read More »

'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack Reveals Government Possession of Attack Tools

The sudden outbreak of "WannaCry Ransomware" is a new variant that spreads through email attachment and links. They advised those whose networks have been effectively shut down by the ransomware attack not to make the payment demanded - the equivalent of $300, paid in the digital currency bitcoin, delivered to a likely untraceable destination that consists merely of a lengthy string of letters and numbers. Read More »

What To Know About Google's Daydream VR

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Along with similar devices from Oculus and Intel , Google's new standalone headsets represent the birth of a new type of VR experience. Game devs should note the upcoming hardware will utilize a new headset tracking technology called Worldsense , which enables positional tracking without installing external sensors. Read More »

GE Appliances to get Google voice control option

Android Go is designed with features relevant for people who have limited data connectivity and speak multiple languages, and comes to life through three key areas: the Android OS , Google apps, and the Google Play Store. In other words, the best new features Android has to offer have precious little to do with Android itself. What's more, Google said the Assistant will soon be able to understand and respond in French , German , Portuguese and Japanese . Read More »

Destiny 2 will be available for PC exclusively on Blizzard's app

Where the first Destiny had Dinklebot ( Peter Dinklage ) lazily taking center-stage, Destiny 2 is putting the focus on the leaders of the Guardians in Destiny 2 . Clan Creation Feature - New integrated system that allows friends to bring their community and unique culture to the forefront of Destiny 2 . Blizzard is working with Bungie to bring the PC version of Destiny 2 to every region Blizzard now operates in. Read More »

Singapore Airlines to re-integrate SIA Cargo division

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SIA is following in the footsteps of the other marquee Asian carrier Cathay Pacific Airways, which has embarked on a three-year revamp to cut costs after reporting its first floss in eight years. "The review is aimed at identifying new revenue-generation opportunities and reshaping the business into one that continues to deliver high-quality products and services, though with a significantly improved cost base and higher levels of efficiency". Read More »

China reports progress on South China Sea code of conduct

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Unlike several other Southeast Asian nations, Indonesia does not have a territorial dispute with China . Japan scrambled warplanes on Thursday after four Chinese coastguard ships and a drone aircraft entered territory it claims around disputed islands in the East China Sea, according to Defense Ministry officials. Read More »

Everyone can enjoy multiplayer games - and Minecraft

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All progress made and achievements earned will transfer to the full game if purchased after the event is over. This means that regardless of whether you have a Gold membership, you can play these games online! In addition, the company has added a unique perk to go alongside its weekend event - it's offering a free unlock of Minecraft: Xbox One Edition . Read More »

FedEx confirms it was hit by global malware attack

The indiscriminate attack exploits known vulnerabilities in older Microsoft computer operating systems. U.S. package delivery giant FedEx, European auto factories, Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica, Britain's health service and Germany's Deutsche Bahn rail network were among those hit. Read More »

More bugs may be released: Hacking group

The information is supposed to include data stolen from SWIFT providers and central banks and data from "Russian, Chinese, Iranian, or North Korean nukes and missile programs". The ShadowBrokers originally tried to auction the NSA hacking tools that they claimed were from the Equation Group , a hacker group tied to the NSA . Read More »

1 firefighter killed, 2 seriously hurt in San Antonio fire

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The fire started around 9 p.m. Thursday at the Ingram Square shopping center on Ingram Road. The second firefighter, who was part of the rescue team, was taken to University Hospital in Priority 2 condition. "You work with people for a third of your life in this job, and any one of us would lay down our lives for another firefighter". Two firefighters went missing during the evacuation, Hood said. Read More »

Instagram Social media app rated worst for mental health of young people

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The findings fall in line with Irish trends with 72pc of young people citing body image as a main cause of stress and 43pc citing social media as a main cause of stress, according to a study conducted by ReachOut Ireland this year. All of the studied social networking sites studied - with the exception of YouTube - heightened feelings of anxiety and depression. "Because platforms like Instagram and Facebook present highly curated versions of the people we know and the world around us, it ... Read More »

New Telegram update brings video messages, ability for bots to accept payments

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In an effort to not clutter the existing user interface of the app, Telegram developers decided to make the camera icon accessible by tapping the microphone icon, which will prompt a switch between the two. Telegram just plays host. The video messages are automatically downloaded and autoplayed, but you can change that in settings if you're on limited data. Read More »

Microsoft Says Fighting Cyber Attacks Is A Team Effort

Some security researchers have said that it was possible for the North Korea-linked Lazarus Group to be behind the attack , but added that they would have to do more research. Suggesting adoption of the old method of keeping important data backed up offline from time to time, the IT security expert warned that corporates using sync mirror backup was useless against ransomware. Read More »

What we currently know about the global cyberattack

By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. Data privacy lawyer Edward McAndrew from Ballard Spahr told Reuters that businesses could be sued if they failed to deliver services because of the attack. Read More »

Factors to Note Before Buying American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO)

Greenblatt's formula helps find stocks that are priced attractively with a high earnings yield, or strong reported profits in comparison to the market value of the company. Currently, EPS of American Eagle Outfitters , Inc. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, April 21st. Investors of record on Friday, April 7th were issued a dividend of $0.125 per share. Read More »

Volvo warns of possible end of diesel

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In a subsequent statement emailed to Reuters , Samuelsson said diesel engines would still play an important role in meeting certain emissions standards for at least the next few years, since they are still more fuel efficient than gasoline engines. Read More »

WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack is a 'wake-up call', says Microsoft

Instead, organisations such as the NSA should disclose computer vulnerabilities to their manufacturers, Microsoft argues. It was benign because it contained a flaw that prevented it from taking over computers and demanding ransom to unlock files but other more malicious ones will likely pop up. Read More »

Shadow Brokers hacker group says more NSA leaks to come

The time period varies, but vendors usually get a least a month, in theory allowing them to close the hole before hackers can independently discover and begin exploiting it. "The Equation Group are our nation's top hackers", he says, referring to the group which Shadow Brokers claims to have pilfered a stockpile of exploits and tools. Read More »

Microsoft begins showing off new features for Windows 10 Creators Update 2

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For starters, the next Creators Update is coming during the Autumn and will feature the new " Fluent Design System ", previously known as Project Neon. Windows 10 Timeline is one of the more interesting features included in the Creators update. Another feature expands the realm of the virtual clipboard , enabling a copy and paste function from Windows to other operating systems and back again. Read More »

Next Moto X Won't Be Coming With MotoMod?

The newly minted Moto C range too is spread across two models, the base Moto C and Moto C Plus. Powering the Moto C is a 1.3GHz quad-core processor and 1GB RAM. Since the Moto E devices are not made available in the U.S, we don't think the company will be selling the Moto C and Moto C Plus smartphones there. Read More »

Trading Statistics of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

A number of other equities analysts also recently weighed in on AMD . Interestingly, the development came around the time Advanced Micro Devices was holding its analyst day. Comparatively, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . posted earnings of $-0.04 per share in the same quarter previous year. The stock of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Read More »

VW's GTI on the way up!

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Expected to go on sale in the United Kingdom in early 2018 - and costing around £14.5k - the Up! You should keep in mind that the vehicle weighs just 997kg. The Up GTI rides 15mm lower on stiffened suspension, while at the back there is an extended rear spoiler and a red stripe along the base of the glass tailgate. Read More »

Worldwide ransomware cyberattacks: What we know

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Organizations and networks worldwide have since Friday been dealing with the fallout of massive ransomware attack that exploited a hole in PCs running Microsoft Windows that haven't been updated. Had it not been for a young cybersecurity researcher's accidental discovery of a so-called "kill switch", the malicious software likely would have spread much farther and faster. Read More »

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Chalking Up Volume in Session

Apple Inc . (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 490,509 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $56.81 million, down from 542,196 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »