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China urges North Korea talks, skirts questions on US sanctions push

The US has for weeks been negotiating a new Security Council sanctions resolution with China, but US Ambassador Nikki Haley said last week that no final draft had been clinched. The South Korean archbishop said Pope Francis played a pivotal role in U.S. -Cuba relations in 2014. South Korean troops fired warning shots at an "unidentified object" flying across the heavily fortified border from North Korea Tuesday afternoon, the South's military announced. Read More »

Does $5.85 justifies AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) shares?

Analysts gives Devon Energy Corp (NYSE:DVN) a mean recommendation of 2.10. Vetr raised United States Steel from a sell rating to a hold rating and set a $34.75 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, January 9th. United States Steel also was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. If you are viewing this piece on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States & worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. Read More »

Risk & Repeat: WannaCry ransomware worm shakes tech industry

The reason for XP's absence from the WannaCry count was simple. When the WannaCry ransomware infected computers in the NHS and around the world its spread was partly blamed on computers running Windows XP. They are having more luck dissecting flaws that limited its spread. Reports had shown that computer networks in more than 150 countries and more than 200,000 people had been affected by this attack, considered to be one of the biggest cybersecurity attacks in recent history. Read More »

Rand firm as Sarb keeps interest rates on hold


Annual consumer price inflation slowed to 5.3 percent in April, but there were risks it could rise again, he said, notably linked to pressure on the rand currency in light of domestic political uncertainty and credit ratings downgrades. Despite weakening overnight, the rand firmed on Friday morning as the euro maintained a firmer bias to the dollar. South Africa's economy expanded by 0.3 percent past year, the least since a 2009 recession. Read More »

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 announced as 441kW Brit super-sedan


Like the Project 7, the XE SV will be hand built at SVO's Technical Centre in Coventry (rather than alongside regular XEs in Solihull) and it makes use of the same supercharged 5.0-litre V8 engine. And that's quite a claim, given the Project 8 has to follow in the footsteps of the lithe F-Type Project 7 , a 423kW hard-core interpretation of Jaguar's 911-hunting coupe capable of leaping to 100km/h in 3.9 seconds. Read More »

OnePlus official statement suggests the OnePlus 3T could be discontinued soon (Confirmed)

Interested? Check out our full OnePlus 3T review to get all the details on the phone, then go to to sign up. As it turns out, OnePlus is indeed discontinuing the OnePlus 3T soon. The move represents one of the shortest lifespans for any successful smartphone. Thanks to our Beta Program, we've also been able to implement more of your feedback, which has really helped improve the quality of our updates. Read More »

How to Get the Android O Beta

At Google I/O during the Keynote, product manager Ellie Powers announced that any developer can now make their own Android Instant App. Also new with Daydream is that users will soon be able to cast their Daydream sessions onto the big screen thanks to upcoming support for Chromecast, and there's a Daydream version of the Chrome browser on the way. Read More »

Researchers Found 386 Samples of WannaCry Ransomware

Though Microsoft issued a security patch for its unsupported systems, the company received rounds of flak for not rolling timely security updates , specifically for Windows XP. Systems affected by the ransomware that are still in the update cycle were at least two months' behind on security updates. How can you tell if a computer is infected? The rapid recovery by many organisations with unpatched computers caught out by the attack may largely be attributed to back-up and ... Read More »

North Korea says world 'astonished' by Wannacry


But, now they come to know that some of the codes this WannaCry Software used were similar to the codes used by a company named Lazarus Group , which is of North Korea . Bitcoin, the world's most-used virtual currency, allows anonymous transactions via heavily encrypted codes. If North Korea, believed to be training cyber warriors at schools, is indeed responsible for the latest attack, Choi said the world should stop underestimating its capabilities and work together to think of a new ... Read More »

Graco Car Seats Recalled


Units with a webbing code tag of 2014/06 are affected. In Graco's case, some vehicle seat models don't provide the proper protection as they may not keep the child safely restrained in the event of a auto accident. Graco says it will notify owners and dealers, and will provide a replacement harness free of charge. Mike Guidry, program coordinator for passenger safety says they find 99% of parents are not using their auto seats properly. Read More »

'They are going to kill me': Inmate fights to halt execution


Arthur, in a telephone interview from a south Alabama prison, maintained his innocence. Tommy Arthur in a mugshot taken at the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, Ala. Alabama Attorney Steve Marshall called Arthur's case an " egregious example of how a convicted murder can manipulate the legal system to avoid justice ", according to AP. Read More »

Often criticized, the Europa League matters once more

After the game, a joyous Mourinho and his son hugged tightly before the manager hoisted his son up. This Europa League title- his second-eases pressure off him after the criticisms he received during the season. The truth of the matter is that a club that spent over £100m in last years' transfer window, in which they broke the record for the most amount of money spent on a single player ( Paul Pogba ), should not have found themselves so heavily reliant on this match. Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Under Analyst Spotlight


Palladium Prns Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.02% or 6,180 shares. Wellington Gru Inc Limited Liability Partnership reported 1.62M shares. Return on assets, on the other hand, measures a company's ability to turn assets such as cash, buildings, equipment, or inventory into more assets. Read More »

Facebook's Zuckerberg to give Harvard graduation speech


On Tuesday, ahead of his speech, Zuckerberg spent some time on the old stomping grounds and went live on Facebook (naturally, the platform of choice) from his old dorm room at Harvard , showing folks the desk where he first programmed Facebook . Read More »

Republican candidate Greg Gianforte 'body-slams' journalist

Gianforte could face six months in county jail, a fine of up to $500 or both if convicted. Mr. Quist had had some campaign hiccups on the trail, namely the misreporting of his income on tax forms and the fact that he failed to pay taxes for almost a decade are same of the major one. Read More »

Apple to Android users: "Life is easier on iPhone"


Sales of iPhones had been declining over the past few quarters before they rebounded during the first quarter, which included the holidays. The iPhone maker on Monday launched a website aimed at persuading people who now have an Android phone to buy an iPhone from Apple . Read More »

WannaCry ransomware hit Windows 7 the hardest

The figures from Kaspersky are based on the machines its own software runs on, however, the claim that Windows 7 was the most infected operating has been corroborated by security firm BitSight. And this most recent attack represents a completely unintended but disconcerting link between the two most serious forms of cybersecurity threats in the world today: nation-state action and organized criminal action. Read More »

Mobile's Digits service is coming to the U.S. next week


DIGITS, a phone number technology that enables both cross-device capabilities with a single number and multi-number hosting on a single device, was rolled out in trial form to a select group of T-Mobile customers back in December. The "digital age" of phone numbers starts... on Wednesday. Users can extend their number to tablets, wearables and computers, enabling them to call or text between a variety of gadgets with a single digit. Read More »

Who is Greg Gianforte?


The Gallatin County sheriff's office said Wednesday it's investigating the assault allegation and will provide more information "when appropriate". Authorities plan to interview the Republican candidate for Montana's sole congressional seat about his involvement in a physical altercation with a reporter the day before the special election. Read More »

Nokia 3310 stick phone makes a comeback!


Everybody who lived during this period knows how 3310 was the phone of their generation, so Nokia decided it should make a comeback. The new Nokia 3310 is now available to buy in the UK. Inside it's running Nokia's Series 30+ software, with a 2.4-inch QVGA display, a 2-megapixel camera, and even a microSD slot. There's no WiFi and no Global Positioning System, but it does support 2.5G (!) connectivity. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8: The iris scan hacked by hackers?


The companion app for this camera is already available on the Google Play Store, using which the users would be able to control the camera remotely. For more information, please visit . (SEA), is a recognized innovative leader in consumer electronics, mobile devices and enterprise solutions. Read More »

Sessions omitted foreign contacts from filing

In a subsequent statement, the Justice Department sought to explain why the meetings were not disclosed. That omission led to Sessions having to recuse himself from the Justice Department's investigation into Russian meddling. The Times says some of the officials bragged about ties to Flynn. "The reason I believed I should recuse myself is because I was involved in the campaign to a degree I think it would have been perceived is that I wouldn't be objective in participating in an ... Read More »

Volkswagen Tiguan launched in India, prices begin from Rs 27.68 lakh


Starting at INR 27.68 Lacs (ex-showroom Mumbai)* the Tiguan is available across all Volkswagen showrooms for test drives and bookings . Volkswagen India has not shared any plants to introduce a petrol variant of Tiguan in India yet. It also has an active hood feature for pedestrian safety. It comes with all-around disc brakes and electronic parking brake. Volkswagen Tiguan SUV Launched In India Price ₹ 27.98 Lakh Specification Features:- Well, As you all know that Touareg was taken ... Read More »

Acer unveils two Iconia tablets, including Tab 10 with Quantum dot display


It boasts of a 15.6-inch full-HD display with up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD, and 2TB HDD storage. The Acer Nitro 5 will be available in North America in July with a starting price of $799. The Iconia Tab 10 is the more media-centric of the two and adds a quantum dot display for better color depth and accuracy, as well as a four speaker setup with a built-in subwoofer. Read More »

WanaKiwi Decryptor for WannaCry Ransomware Works on Multiple Windows Versions

Ransomware , the type of malware which encrypts all files on an infected machine and demands ransom to decrypt them, was usually considered impossible to remedy. "We knew we must go fast because, as time passes, there is less chance to recover", said Delpy, adding that they've named the tool " wanakiwi ". Further information and support can be found on the NCSC website. Read More »

Bogus anti-WannaCry apps appear in Google Play


Tap the little arrow next to that time, though, and you can opt to change the window to 30 minutes or an hour. Then there's the Pixel C tablet, followed by Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. Two other apps with confirmed picture-in-picture support in the works are Netflix (for obvious purposes) and Maps (for keeping navigation on your screen while you do other things), though neither works for me just yet. Read More »

General Michael Flynn Subpoenaed By House Intelligence Committee


The House Oversight Committee has accused Mr Flynn of misleading the Pentagon about his contacts with and payments from foreign governments when he applied for renewed security clearance past year. President Donald Trump's former national security advisor Michael Flynn defied a Senate subpoena yesterday for documents on his links to Russian Federation, saying it came amid a stream of "outrageous allegations" that "feed the escalating public frenzy against him". Read More »

Final Fantasy XV Update 1.10 Is Live Now, Changes Revealed


As per the results of a survey in Taiwan, "Stinky Tofu with a Mellow Flavor" has been added to Ignis' cuisine. Additionally, the winners of the second community photo contest can see their snapshots on display at the Hammerhead restaurant. Choices include a hard difficulty mode, "new stat-changing magic", new story content, and new playable characters . Warning - there are some details that could be considered spoilers if you've yet to finish the game. Read More »

Apple Is Bringing iTunes to Microsoft's Windows Store


Any Android or iOS device can include apps that talk to the Microsoft Graph , which then informs your PC about an activity to which you may want to return. Look for even more Story Remix features to hit the preview app ahead of the Fall Creators Update's release, presumably-duh-this fall. The blog post announcing build 16193 also revealed a tidbit Microsoft omitted in its Story Remix reveal. Read More »