Chernobyl is hit as cyber hack spreads global chaos

The malware also hit A.P. Moller-Maersk, a Danish shipping company, as well as British advertising agency WPP , plus USA pharmaceutical company Merck and Co., among others, according to the Reuters account. There's a new ransomware attack ... More..

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Qualcomm set to take over fingerprint sensor market with under display scanners
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Qualcomm set to take over fingerprint sensor market with under display scanners

The company announced the new technology at Mobile World Congress Shanghai today, noting additionally that the new sensors even work underwater. "They will work on current generations of Android, as well as...More..

Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads

The company confirmed the move in a post on its official blog. In December, the company finally agreed to change the way it runs its ad business within Gmail as part of a settlement in the Mater vs Google ...More..

Nintendo Super Famicom Classic Mini Edition Announced
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Nintendo Super Famicom Classic Mini Edition Announced

It follows the NES Classic that went on sale late previous year but was discontinued in April citing limited resources. The SNES Classic Edition will feature 21 games from the legendary console includin...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Petya Ransomware Cripples Ukrainian and Russian Computers

The rapidly spreading cyberextortion campaign underscored growing concerns that businesses have failed to secure their networks from increasingly aggressive hackers , who have shown they are capable of shuttin...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Virus "Petya" raged in Europe and India

The first reports of disruption emerged from Russian Federation and Ukraine , with Ukraine's Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman describing the attacks on his country as "unprecedented". Russia's Rosneft ,...More..

New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

It remains unclear who is behind this cyberattack. Some Ukrainian banks were experiencing "difficulty in servicing customers and performing banking operations" due to the attacks , the central bank said ...More..

Record number of people to travel this July 4th
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Record number of people to travel this July 4th

Hotel costs are the same as a year ago, with the average AAA Three Diamond Rated hotel costing $185 per night. With new attractions debuting at popular theme parks, Orlando claims the No. The vast majority of...More..

You can now buy any Xbox One game from the Windows Store
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

You can now buy any Xbox One game from the Windows Store

The Xbox One S features 4K Blu-ray, and 4K video streaming, but it isn't capable of processing 4K assets. Xbox One X is an expensive system created to appeal to a fairly narrow demographic of gamers who want ...More..

America's got a weight problem and so does its pets
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

America's got a weight problem and so does its pets

Overall, 1 in 3 of those dogs and cats were overweight or obese, according to a five-point body conditioning score the hospitals' veterinarians assign to animals after a visual and physical examination. owners ...More..

Ubisoft announces Assassin's Creed Rebellion for Android and iOS
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Ubisoft announces Assassin's Creed Rebellion for Android and iOS

There are over 40 characters to unlock by collecting bits of DNA, and thanks to the wonders of a new type of Animus they come from all over the world and throughout history, even though Assassin's Creed Rebell...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend

The latest mission was to deliver a group of satellites into orbit for a company called Iridium , CNN reported. Elon Musk, the founder of California-based SpaceX , says the cost of space launches could...More..

Ukraine's Ukrenergo says hit by cyber attack, power supplies unaffected
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Ukraine's Ukrenergo says hit by cyber attack, power supplies unaffected

The ministry said the incident was regarded as a terror attack and that an investigation had been launched. The last major incident in Kiev occurred last July, when a prominent investigative journalist, Pa...More..

LA ranks number 6 for worst drivers in the country
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

LA ranks number 6 for worst drivers in the country

The rankings were determined by the "sum of weighted means calculated from these parameters: accidents, speeding tickets, DUIs, citations (running a red light, using a cellphone while driving, etc.)". Salt Lake...More..

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Position Reduced by Jacobs & Co. CA
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Position Reduced by Jacobs & Co. CA

National Gen Hldgs Corp now has $2.26 billion valuation. About 11.61M shares traded. It has underperformed by 13.86% the S&P500. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT)'s latest quote $70.53 $-1.48 -0.95% will ...More..

Iridium says newly launched satellites are functioning well
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Iridium says newly launched satellites are functioning well

Delivering 10 satellites for the Iridium communications company, this recent mission marks the most that SpaceX has done in a year since inception. Eight Aireon payloads were activated on the Iridium NEX...More..

European Union fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

European Union fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros

The fine comes after years of legal battles, and Google has said it will appeal the ruling. "It has prevented other companies from competing on the basis of their merits, and innovate". The penalty itself...More..

Fans celebrate 20th anniversary of Harry Potter
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Fans celebrate 20th anniversary of Harry Potter

The Irish actress has revealed how how her love for the Harry Potter books helped her to cope with an eating disorder. Harry Potter turns 20 on Monday when muggle readers in gowns and glasses from Indonesia...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Court's move on travel ban raises host of new questions

Last week he said the ban would take effect 72 hours after being cleared by courts . The government argued that a 90-day pause on entry of travellers from six mostly Muslim countries "is necessary to pre...More..

New Study Reveal: Smartphone Within Reach Diverts Your Focus And Effects Work
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

New Study Reveal: Smartphone Within Reach Diverts Your Focus And Effects Work

During this study , UT-Austin researchers found that someone's ability to hold and process data significantly improved if his or her smartphone was in another room while taking a test to gauge attentional ...More..