FedEx reports malware interference in global cyberattack: statement

The so-called ransomware attack appears to exploit a weakness that was purportedly identified by the U.S. National Security Agency and leaked to the internet. If a targeted user receives a worm-laden email and clicks on the attached executable, the w... More..

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Asus ZenFone 3 smartphones get a significant price cut in India
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Asus ZenFone 3 smartphones get a significant price cut in India

The company just announced the price cut on its two popular smartphones. Asus, with the ZenFone 3, certainly found its calling right in the over-crowded Indian smartphone space. "In short, it is a mix of a dece...More..

Nearly all systems have been recovered, says Home Secretary — NHS cyberattack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Nearly all systems have been recovered, says Home Secretary — NHS cyberattack

The extortion attack, which locked up computers and held users' files for ransom, was believed to be the biggest of its kind ever recorded, disrupting services in countries including the US, Russia, Spain, Ukra...More..

Andhra police computers hit by cyber attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Andhra police computers hit by cyber attack

The Andhra Pradesh police reported that its system had been breached. Director-general of police N Sambasiva Rao said that when some systems were found to be encountering problems, they were asked to be unplu...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft will take your raw video clips and photos and assemble them into cute little movies. Windows 10 Creators Update now powers over 500 million Windows 10 devices around the world. That attempts to rest...More..

British Hospitals Among Targets Of Global Ransomware Attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

British Hospitals Among Targets Of Global Ransomware Attack

The home secretary said Britain's National Cyber Security Centre was working with the country's health service to ensure the attack was contained, while the National Crime Agency was working with them to find o...More..

Community health service appointments could be affected by NHS cyber attack
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Community health service appointments could be affected by NHS cyber attack

The Mirror reported that the Conservatives had cut security support for the NHS's outdated computer system a year ago, despite warnings it would leave hospitals open to hackers. NHS staff across the region a...More..

Microsoft is extending Azure IoT to the edge of the network
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Microsoft is extending Azure IoT to the edge of the network

Azure Cosmos DB containers are distributed along two dimensions - within a given region, all resources are horizontally partitioned using resource partitions (local distribution); and each resource partition i...More..

United Kingdom interior minister says health system has recovered from cyber attack
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

United Kingdom interior minister says health system has recovered from cyber attack

A fifth of trusts were hit by the ransomware on Friday afternoon, forcing hospitals to cancel and delay treatment. "Yesterday's attack is unprecedented in scale, but it is abundantly clear that our NHS should...More..

Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB

Document DB offered four different options for the replication behavior; Cosmos DB ups that to five. One of the new offerings is called Azure Cosmos DB. But at Microsoft's Build conference, which kicks of...More..

Idea Cellular posts 2nd straight quarterly loss
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Idea Cellular posts 2nd straight quarterly loss

The telecom operator's total revenue stood at Rs 8194.5 crore in the quarter, down from Rs 9500 crore in an year earlier period. The entire period was free service offered by Jio. "The company remains confident...More..

Unprecedented Cyber Attacks Wreak Global Havoc
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Unprecedented Cyber Attacks Wreak Global Havoc

Many British hospitals were hit by the malicious software on Friday, with some forced to cancel or delay treatment for patients, even those with serious aliments like cancer. Hospitals in areas across Britain f...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mom of Ohio boy who killed himself vows he will be heard

The school district had refused to release the video but made a decision to do so to counter what it said was the detective's suggestion that the children who poked or nudged or kicked Gabriel were assaulting...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Global cyberattack strikes 70 countries

Cybersecurity firm Avast identified more than 75,000 ransomware attacks in 99 countries. Ransomware is a type of malware that essentially takes over a computer and prevents users from accessing data on the c...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Europol: Global cyberattack has reached 'unprecedented level'

Several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software behind the attack, which has apparently hit Russian Federation the hardest. "Anyone who applied the patch that Microsoft released like...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Microsoft unveils Windows update, virtual reality controllers

A handful of new features will try to bridge the gaps between Windows 10 and devices running iOS and Android. It's essentially a video editing tool that will let you merge together photos and videos with impres...More..

Antonio Conte eyes FA Cup after winning the Premier League title
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Antonio Conte eyes FA Cup after winning the Premier League title

The key to Conte's success might be his ability to gently reconfigure Chelsea in his own image, without the team losing what have always been its strengths - a solid defence, a powerful midfield, and clinical...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Outpatient appointments cancelled: Lincolnshire hospitals still affected by ransomware attack

Russian Federation appeared to be the hardest hit, according to security experts, with the country's Interior Ministry confirming it was struck. "I would like to thank all of the NHS staff who are continuin...More..

Hulu Launches Live TV Streaming Service
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hulu Launches Live TV Streaming Service

The big question for Hulu LLC is whether or not it can do with its live TV service that which it hasn't been able to accomplish with its on-demand OTT offerings - namely, make money. YouTube TV also includes Yo...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Peace on mind, Pyongyang in sight

In his inauguration speech , Mr Moon said he would "do everything I can to build peace on the Korean peninsula". South Korea says it needs Thaad to defend itself from North Korea, but China believes its ra...More..