Security firms find evidence linking North Korea to WannaCry cyber attack

Security officials from the United States and Europe, meanwhile, also said that it was too early to pin the attack on North Korea, but the country is now one of the suspects. The evidence suggesting that North Korea may be behind the latest attacks i... More..

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Security Minister calls Windows XP accusations 'red herrings — NHS cyber attack

Function-wise, it does not differ much from your typical ransomware: it encrypts all files of the infected computer, and then extorts money from the user via bitcoin in order to deliver the decryption key. Wann...More..

Cyber-security experts bracing themselves for new computer virus attacks
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cyber-security experts bracing themselves for new computer virus attacks

Computing giant Microsoft said the attack should be treated around the world as a "wake-up call", saying software vulnerabilities hoarded by governments have caused "widespread damage". The "WannaCry" malicious...More..

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Hackers behind ransomware attack threaten to release data on foreign nuclear programs

The group went quiet for a while before resurfacing on 8 April with a new update which it said was in response to President Trump's order to bomb a Syrian airfield. The post says they will launch a "new mon...More..

Computer expert who foiled cyberattack says he's 'no hero'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Computer expert who foiled cyberattack says he's 'no hero'

In an interview with the publication, one of the IT expert's friends said the surfer "was just doing his job" when he managed to stop the virus in its tracks. But he realizes his new-found fame will mean an end...More..

Microsoft Ships Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16199 to the Fast Ring
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft Ships Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16199 to the Fast Ring

As you may remember, My People displays three popular contacts directly in the Windows Taskbar for easy access. You can contact them right away there, or share files with them. Settings System About now integra...More..

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Dhaka issues emergency guidelines on global cyberattack

Variants of the ransomware are appearing online, according to reporting by Bleeping Computer , including at least five different WannaCrypt knockoffs in various forms of development. India's cyber securi...More..

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Watch Google's 'Visual Positioning Service' AR Tracking in Action

Interestingly, this service isn't created to help you find your way around town or back home though, instead it can be used to located even more specific locations and even objects inside a business. "GPS will ...More..

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The era of cyber-disaster may finally be here

Install all Windows updates . 5. You should just do it. Since the attack, Microsoft has released a highly unusual Windows XP update. In the wake of the onslaught by ransomware WannaCry across the globe, th...More..

OnePlus wants to make the world's best camera phone
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

OnePlus wants to make the world's best camera phone

In a blog post commenting on how the company will be teaming up with DxO to work on the upcoming smartphone's camera, OnePlus itself refers to the new phone as being the OnePlus 5. Most of the flagship smartp...More..

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Google Home gets hands-free calling and 6 other cool new features

Google punctuated the theme near the end of the conference's keynote address by projecting the phrase, "Computing that works like we do". Lenovo and HTC (which already makes a rival headset, the HTC Vive) are w...More..

Google offers tools to help share digital photos
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google offers tools to help share digital photos

The best feature is Hands-Free Calling, which allows users to make calls in your house to both landline and cell phone numbers. Starting today you can type to Google Assistant on phones. You also get much fas...More..

Senate Judiciary Wants Comey Memos
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Senate Judiciary Wants Comey Memos

Both issues continue to consume Washington , with several Democrats calling for the Justice Department to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the Trump campaign's ties to Moscow. Obama, shortly after l...More..

Android O Developer Preview 2 now released as public beta
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Android O Developer Preview 2 now released as public beta

Now this is something that some other apps can also do. The biggest benefit, according to many, is that if users point Lens at Wi-Fi login credentials, the Android phone will log into that network. Lens u...More..

Forget iPhone 8, Google just gave your old iPhone a MAJOR upgrade
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Forget iPhone 8, Google just gave your old iPhone a MAJOR upgrade

Google wants to bring Android to more people around the world. Partners such as Facebook and Microsoft with Skype have already shipped versions of their apps that are optimized for Go devices. Executives led ...More..

Microsoft Slams Govt Secrecy as More More Disruptions Feared
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft Slams Govt Secrecy as More More Disruptions Feared

Hitachi: The Japanese electronics firm said Monday that its computer systems have been experiencing problems since the weekend, including not being able to send and receive emails or open attached files. If y...More..

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2 lakh hit by 'unprecedented' cyberhack in 150 nations: Euro pol

Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that has created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as mo...More..

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Look for your next job in Google

It aims to streamline the job application, making it more accessible and much easier for every job seekers. In future, users will be able to search for a job in Google and will see location-relevant informa...More..

Amazon Prime Reading Launched in UK: Global Roll Out Imminent
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

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 Rea...More..

Google Lens knows more about what's in your photos than you do
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

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..