Google to preview stand-alone VR headset

Additionally, the report makes references to power consumption issues and getting inside-out tracking to work in all environments. A Google spokesperson declined to comment. Microsoft has touted inside-out tracking in its HoloLens and other third-p... More..

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Kim sets mark at Players
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Kim sets mark at Players

Poulter is now inside the top-60 of the FedEx Cup rankings. And he earned every penny and point, grinding out pars after missing 10 greens, making birdies at Nos. But the South African ran up a double bogey on ...More..

For Honor Shadow & Might DLC now available with season 2
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

For Honor Shadow & Might DLC now available with season 2

Almost three months after a rough launch plagued by hero balancing problems, multiplayer connection issues, and overpowered gear players often took advantage of; Ubisoft's medieval combat simulator For Honor...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Federal Budget: $8 billion tax hike won't just hit banks

Mr Narev said that once the bank had received all the details on the new tax, CBA would "do [its] best to strike the right balance" to ensure it "continue [s] to enhance the financial wellbeing of people, busin...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT systems: Secretary

But it seems that government and European companies avoided most of the losses following the electronic attack by WannaCry, a ransomware, which locked up more than 200,000 computers in more than 150 countries. ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

North Korea May Be Linked To WannaCry Ransomware, Researchers Say

The officials spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they aren't authorized to speak publicly about an ongoing investigation. An early version of the WannaCry ransomware that affected m...More..

Yellow-eyed penguins to become extinct in the next 25 years: Research
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Yellow-eyed penguins to become extinct in the next 25 years: Research

If the recent poor breeding years - 2013 onwards - are included in the simulation of the future penguin population, things get progressively worse. Because penguins are easily disturbed, there are several pub...More..

Microsoft going deeper into 'mixed reality'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft going deeper into 'mixed reality'

Microsoft's Build developer conference is bringing a lot of news about Windows and Microsoft's other endeavors. The Windows 10 updates will also include features for playing games and watching vid...More..

New Amazon Echo Features a Touchscreen
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New Amazon Echo Features a Touchscreen

It means users can ask Alexa to "display a live feed from a particular room in the house, with the images popping up directly on the Echo Show's screen". According to a recent study by the US Health Depar...More..

Microsoft says NSA to blame for Wannacry
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft says NSA to blame for Wannacry

He said infection rates slowed over the weekend. It's tempting for an intelligence service to find ways to shut down an adversary's power grid or hospital system, or to hack traffic lights in a big city to ca...More..

Police considering legal advice, charges against Catholic Cardinal — George Pell
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Police considering legal advice, charges against Catholic Cardinal — George Pell

In October, officers travelled to Rome to interview 75-year-old Pell over the allegations. "Detectives from Taskforce Sano will now take time to consider that advice", the statement reads. The taskforce also ...More..

Apple Is Launching 'How To' Sessions In All Australian Stores Today
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Apple Is Launching 'How To' Sessions In All Australian Stores Today

Every hour Today at Apple will run sessions totalling 1000 hours of education each week, all entirely free. The initiative by Apple is meant to attract additional members of the creative and younger communi...More..

Europol chief warns of 'escalating threat' of cyber attacks
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Europol chief warns of 'escalating threat' of cyber attacks

A ransomware - a type of malicious software created to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid - dubbed " WannaCry " attacked hundreds of thousands of computers around the world. Britis...More..

Symantec successfully blocks more than 21 million 'WannaCrypt' ransomware attempts
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Symantec successfully blocks more than 21 million 'WannaCrypt' ransomware attempts

In China, "hundreds of thousands" of computers at almost 30,000 institutions and organizations were infected by late Saturday, according to Qihoo 360, one of China's largest providers of antivirus software. Chr...More..

Indian-origin doc warned against UK health service cyber-hack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Indian-origin doc warned against UK health service cyber-hack

Europol also warned a "complex global investigation" was required "to identify the culprits". Other impacts in the USA were not readily apparent. "At the moment we are in the face of an escalating threat, the...More..

Europol says Ransomware cyber-attack threat escalating
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Europol says Ransomware cyber-attack threat escalating

European policing and security agencies said the fallout from a ransomware attack that has already crippled more than 200,000 computers around the world could deepen as people return for another work week. "Jus...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea May Be Responsible For Global Cyberattack

Kaspersky said "further research can be crucial to connecting the dots". Most cybersecurity companies have blamed phishing e-mails - e-mails containing malicious attachments or links to files - that download th...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware virus could be worse on Monday

Russia's Interior Ministry and companies including Spain's Telefonica, FedEx Corp.in the USA and French carmaker Renault all reported troubles. Telefónica: Spanish authorities confirmed the Spanish telecom co...More..

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test, vows sanctions
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test, vows sanctions

South Korean Defence Minister Han Min-koo told parliament Sunday's test-launch was "successful in flight". It could have a range of 4,500 kilometers (about 2,800 miles), putting the U.S. She said the United St...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Experts probe potential link of ransomware cyber attack to North Korea

But similarities in lines of malware have been traced to earlier Lazarus attacks at least as far back as 2013, when South Korean media companies were targeted. Lazarus is the group responsible for attacks on th...More..