Amazon Prime Reading Launched in UK: Global Roll Out Imminent

Amazon's premium Prime subscription service already offers a raft of benefits, from one-day to delivery to Prime Video, and it just added another feather to its cap, bringing a popular U.S. As well as Prime Reading, you also get plenty of other benef... More..

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Google Lens knows more about what's in your photos than you do

There are more complicated scenarios: the app can recognize a business storefront, query the search engine and promptly tell you its name, customer rating and other related information. Machine learning was the...More..

North-east GP surgeries open as normal after being caught in cyber attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North-east GP surgeries open as normal after being caught in cyber attack

In a blog post late Sunday, Microsoft President Brad Smith appeared to tacitly acknowledge what researchers had already widely concluded: The ransomware attack leveraged a hacking tool, built by the U.S. A sp...More..

Cyber attack: Disruption to NHS services across region
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cyber attack: Disruption to NHS services across region

Cyber security experts say the spread of the virus dubbed WannaCry - "ransomware" which locked up computers in auto factories, hospitals, shops and schools in several countries - has slowed, but that any resp...More..

Google I/O 2017: Interesting facts and numbers from the conference
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google I/O 2017: Interesting facts and numbers from the conference

Google punctuated the theme near the end of the conference's keynote address by projecting the phrase, "Computing that works like we do". Google is also adding a feature to Photos to create soft-cover and har...More..

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Android Go is Google's Latest Venture for Chasing the Next Billion Users

This feature will support calling landlines and mobile phones in the U.S. and Canada, and it'll roll out to Google Home units in the USA in the next few months. Throughout the demonstration, Google made it a po...More..

'WannaCry' shares code with Sony hack, raising possibility of N. Korea connection
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

'WannaCry' shares code with Sony hack, raising possibility of N. Korea connection

The council on Monday unanimously condemned North Korea's latest missile test and warned of new sanctions. Cyber security researchers around the world have said they have found evidence that could link Nort...More..

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Google Assistant to feature on Apple's iPhones

AI has always been one of Google's biggest strengths, and it's encouraging to know they're up and moving on that front, bringing their deep learning, neural networks and other AI components to every one of thei...More..

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Android O focuses on 'vitals' for improved security, performance, and battery life

The Google Assistant App Directory will showcase apps that interact with the Google Assistant. Instead it must be opened by tapping the app icon, so a voice command like "OK Google" won't wake it up either. Goo...More..

Shadow Brokers teases more Windows exploits and cyberespionage data
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Shadow Brokers teases more Windows exploits and cyberespionage data

But it remains unclear how WannaCry got onto computers in the first place. Once established, WannaCry encrypted computer files and displayed a message demanding $300 to $600 worth of the digital currency b...More..

David Warner's Sunrisers Hyderabad go crashing out in IPL
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

David Warner's Sunrisers Hyderabad go crashing out in IPL

Hyderabad will be hoping skipper David Warner continues his imperious form as the explosive opener has registered 600-plus runs in back-to-back seasons. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Wednesday. KKR will take on...More..

China Media Says US Should Take Blame for Cyber Attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

China Media Says US Should Take Blame for Cyber Attack

Security researchers say the ransomware is spread through standard file-sharing technology used by PCs called Microsoft Windows Server Message Block, or "SMB" for short. Make sure your computer is running the l...More..

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Ways To Become A Smaller Target For Ransomware Hackers

By SYLVIA HUI, ALLEN G. The biggest cyberattack the world has ever seen is still claiming victims and threatens to create even more havoc on Monday when people return to work. Dr Dreyfus said Windows computer...More..

Microsoft Says The NSA Shares Blame For Ransomware Attacks
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft Says The NSA Shares Blame For Ransomware Attacks

On May 13, a global cyber attack was unleashed and within 24 hours, it affected over 2 lakh computers in over 100 countries. The city of Osaka said its home page went blank, although problems had not been detec...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Amazon Echo Show with 5MP front camera, 7-inch touchscreen unveiled

We're hearing that Amazon is launching its long-rumored touchscreen Echo voice assistant device as early as Tuesday morning. All you have to do is ask. This is by all means an Alexa device under the Echo ...More..

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Google Previews Updated Android, AI Features At Conference

Using a smartphone camera and Google Lense technology, Google Assistant can now analyse the world to display relevant content on screen. The app is available to download right now in the Google Play Store...More..

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GOP lawmaker says Trump allegations, if true, are grounds for impeachment

Several Democratic politicians have since called for the president's impeachment, including Texas Congressman Al Green, who made the call for a House inquiry on the floor of Congress Wednesday morning. Barbara ...More..

In battle of digital assistants, Google heads to Apple turf
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

In battle of digital assistants, Google heads to Apple turf

Well during today's event, the search giant said it's expanding availability of the Assistant to iOS . Google is releasing its voice-controlled assistant on a free app designed for iPhone's operating system, b...More..

WannaCry is your fault — Microsoft to NSA
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

WannaCry is your fault — Microsoft to NSA

Car-maker Nissan's Chennai plants were also affected by the ransomware attack but normal operations were soon restored. In Kerala, the computers of two village panchayats were hit, with messages demanding $...More..

WannaCry Ransomware Attack: What to Do Now
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware Attack: What to Do Now

Hackers took control of computers in several NHS hospitals and GP practices on Friday and the attack hit 200,000 people worldwide, including businesses in China and Russian Federation. People don't always insta...More..