Experts warn of fresh cyber-attack Monday

The attack was the latest in the growing menace of ransomware in which hackers deliver files to computers that automatically encrypt their data, making it unusable until a ransom is paid. French carmaker Renault was forced to stop production at sites... More..

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Honda Jazz facelift unveiled in Japan
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Honda Jazz facelift unveiled in Japan

Honda has unveiled the mid-life facelift for the Jazz hatchback in Japan. Taking a glance at the images, one sees how well the reformed design seen on the recent generation of Honda family of cars has been in...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Criminals will be brought to justice — NHS cyber attack

Troy Wilkinson, the CEO of Axiom Cyber Solutions, says this type of attack isn't new, but it's the wide-reaching scale that's surprising. Then a red screen pops up, saying, "Ooops, your files have been encrypte...More..

Violence mars West Bengal civic polls, bombs hurled at polling booth
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Violence mars West Bengal civic polls, bombs hurled at polling booth

The seats for which the elections are being held are - Domkal (Murshidabad), Raigunj (North Dinajpur), Pujali (south 24 pargana), Darjeeling (Darjeeling), Kalimpong (Kalimpong), Kurseong (Darjeeling) and Mirik ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Looking for iTunes or Linux? Just head to Microsoft's Windows Store

It's all about connecting devices so users can switch from computer to mobile phone and back again, for example, without missing a beat. The latest changes come on the heels of a free update that began to rol...More..

UK Eurovision fans pin hopes on Lucie Jones
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UK Eurovision fans pin hopes on Lucie Jones

Though the event has run smoothly, it has done so under the watchful eye of an nearly overwhelming police and army presence at the venue, Kiev's International Exhibition Centre, and key locations in the city, s...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Tillerson talks climate change policy

The important role that the Indigenous peoples of the Arctic play within the council, through the six permanent participant organizations, was underscored at the ministerial by a performance from a group of Ath...More..

Countries race to halt ransomware
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Countries race to halt ransomware

The software sent out emails which appeared to contain invoices, job offers, security warnings and other legitimate files. Consumers who have up-to-date software are protected from this ransomware. "Things ...More..

Worldwide cyberextortion attack promps Microsoft to shift policy, fixes free for everyone
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Worldwide cyberextortion attack promps Microsoft to shift policy, fixes free for everyone

His move may have saved governments and companies millions of dollars and slowed the outbreak before USA -based computers were more widely infected. The western MI resident said he noticed the authors of the ma...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft is Bringing New Flavors of Linux to Windows 10

Mobile Center, designed for apps targeting Android and iOS, gets new features today, including the ability to automate builds and distribution, to gather user data and push notifications to Universal Windows P...More..

Man wrapped in Aussie flag jumps onstage and moons Eurovision audience
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Man wrapped in Aussie flag jumps onstage and moons Eurovision audience

Clambering on stage and reaching for his belt, the overexcited reveller turned around and waved his butt for a worldwide audience of millions - before security guards crash-tackled him off the stage. He didn't ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft adds detection, protection against global cyberattack: statement

Ransomware typically infiltrates computers via phishing emails - emails containing links or files, which if accessed, grant malware access to a user's computer. Microsoft has issued a patch against this as earl...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Hillary Clinton Takes a Swipe at The Media in French Election Tweet

The centre-left Socialists and centre-right Republicans, both of which were trounced in the elections, are divided on whether they are willing to work with Macron, and the hard left remains implacably opposed t...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft makes Visual Studio for Mac generally available

Behind the scenes, the Live Player includes an interpreter for.NET code. If you're an iOS developer, then Microsoft's Xamarin already allowed you to develop your iOS applications in C# with the help of tool...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

WannaCrypt/WannaCry ransomware patch released by Microsoft

There is a high-probability that Russian-language cybercriminals were behind the attack, said Aleks Gostev, chief cybersecurity expert for Kaspersky Labs. Hospitals in East and North Hertfordshire, Barts Heal...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leader in South

North Korea is seeking to develop a long-range missile capable of hitting the USA mainland with a nuclear warhead, and has so far staged five atomic tests, two of them previous year. "It was an unidentified pro...More..

Tar Heels add LSU grad transfer Brandon Harris to roster
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Tar Heels add LSU grad transfer Brandon Harris to roster

UNC officials said Friday that Harris signed his scholarship paperwork and is expected to join the Tar Heels in the summer after he graduates from LSU. 15 with North Carolina, and he's led the Tar Heels to thre...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

United Nations climate talks begin in Germany amid uncertainty over U.S. stance

Fiji, which holds the presidency of the upcoming climate summit, said it was important to press ahead with the talks. Regardless of whether or not the USA leaves the Paris agreement, American climate scientis...More..

Windows 10 updates will include Snapchat style video app
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Windows 10 updates will include Snapchat style video app

So a story you start creating on an Android device can be accessed and continued from a Windows device and completed from an iOS device. For instance, when moving from one device to another, AI (Cortana) helps ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Build 2017 Day 2 Recap: Windows 10 Comes into its own

The added bells and whistles will roll out later this year as part of "Fall Creators Update" that will be provided for free to 500 million personal computers, smartphones and tablets powered by Windows 10. Th...More..