Sci-tech

Lucie Jones gives 'stunning' performance in bid to regain Eurovision crown

Lucie Jones, representing the United Kingdom with I'll Never Give Up on You, came 15th. The song trailed Portugal by well over 200 points going into the telev...


North Korea fires missile: South Korea military

Kim's regime has sought to advance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. North Korea is open to holding talks with the United States "under the right co...


Next expose will jolt people of Delhi: Kapil Mishra

Now, for the first time, he is under intense scrutiny for personal corruption and that too not by an Opposition party but by one of his own party colleagues. "T...


Don't click on any suspicious Google Doc invite that you just got

Upon clicking the "Open in Docs" button on the standard Gmail pop-up, users are invited to click on the link to open the document, which also redirects them to ...


Microsoft Touts Features of Windows 10 Fall Update at Build Conference

As a developer, you needed access to Mac machines to simulate Apple environment to fully test an iOS app on it. "Cortana asks if you want to pick up where you l...


FedEx confirms it hit by malware attack

It says any device using Windows is vulnerable to the ransomware. A cyberattack that is forcing computer owners to pay hundreds of dollars in ransom to unlock...


Canada falls from Cup contention with two losses at Paris Sevens

They knew a draw or loss would put us out of the Cup competition, so really went out there to rectify the mistakes from that opening game against Scotland. Afri...


Ovechkin says no need for offseason surgery

Then again , so do the Penguins. The Senators come flying into Pittsburgh for a series that begins on Saturday, May 13. 2007-08: Penguins defeat Senators ...


New Skoda Karoq compact SUV teased - replacement for the lovable Yeti

The Karoq , which is a successor to the popular Yeti, will come to India but at a later date. The automaker has further announced that the Karoq SUV will be...


Microsoft shifts policy after cyber attack, now makes fixes free

National Security Agency for its own intelligence-gathering purposes. The ransomware also states that the $300 payout will increase if a prompt payment isn't ...


Trade deal feeds China taste for beef, won't close deficit

Both countries are also agreeing to open up US exports of liquefied natural gas to China , which would be advantageous to both countries. China is attempti...


In issues alert against global ransomware attack

On its website, it issued a list of dos and don'ts for the public, and recommended the installation of relevant "patches" to protect against a data breach. He a...


Huge cyberattack forces Microsoft to offer free tech fix

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said teams were "working round the clock" in response to the attack as it was reported up to 99 countries, including t...


Nissan plant in Sunderland hit by cyber attack which crippled NHS

A Cobra meeting is being held on Saturday afternoon after 45 NHS organisations were caught up in the global attack which is thought to have affected 99 countrie...


Moon vows to urgently address North Korea

Trump stressed the importance of the alliance with South Korea, but also said that South Korea should pay for the anti-missile THAAD system the USA has deployed...


UK Struggles to Restore Hospital Computer Systems after Global Cyberattack

Computers running Microsoft Windows were infected with " WanaCrypt0r 2.0 or WannaCry " ransomware. Ransomware is computer malware that installs covertly on a ...


Mourinho: Man Utd season not a failure without Europa League triumph

The decorated Portuguese also boasts a 100% success rate in his three European finals - the first of which, Porto's Uefa Cup extra-time success over Celtic in 2...


Osama's son Hamza wants to avenge father's death — Ex-FBI agent

He even sounds like his father, said Mr Soufan. "He tells him that.he remembers 'every look.every smile you gave me, every word you told me". Photograph of Os...


Marcos Alonso is player of the year, says Arsenal hero Paul Merson

Still, Alonso failed to make it into the PFA Team of the Year, with Chelsea stars N'Golo Kante, Eden Hazard, David Luiz and Gary Cahill the four names chosen....


Russia's Interior Ministry Prevents Leak of Internal Data Amid Huge Cyber Attack

About 1,000 infected PCs were blocked to contain the virus. Spokeswoman Irina Volk said that the screens affected account for less than one percent of the t...


Cyber attack spreads across 74 countries; some United Kingdom hospitals crippled

USA delivery giant FedEx Corp. was among the companies caught in the cyberattack. Researchers of security software Avast said. The ransomware was created to r...


Donald Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey against leaking to media

Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Mr Trump had been thinking about letting Mr Comey go since winning the presidential election, but...


Project Rap Rabbit mixes Gitaroo Man, PaRappa developers' style

Even if you are not a fan of rhythm-based games, I highly suggest checking out both games on your mobile. More information, including Project Rap Rabbit's p...


Three Exciting Announcements From Microsoft Build 2017

So, don't be surprised if the doc you were editing on your PC before logging off pops up on your phone; the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is smart enough to...


Global cyberattacks: Microsoft issues security updates for older versions of Windows

Cybersecurity firm Avast said it had identified more than 75,000 ransomware attacks in 99 countries, making it one of the broadest and most damaging cyberattack...


Nissan hit by cyber attack

Microsoft says now it will make the fixes free for everyone. Who perpetrated this wave of attacks remains unknown. All told, several cybersecurity firms sai...


South Korea's Moon Willing to Go to North

Moon's Democratic Party said he was briefed on the status of the North Korean military and South Korea's military readiness. That contrasted with its one-sent...


China says it tested new missile in northeastern sea

No other details were given. With relations between the USA and China fragile, holding a joint live-fire military display with the Thai army could be seen a...


AAP tussle: Kapil Mishra registers complaints with CBI

Sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra, who has been on an indefinite hunger strike, broke down while meditating at Raj Ghat on Friday. Ruckus ensued at the protest...


Motorola Moto X 2017 to be called Moto X4

As always, we can't verify the authenticity of this, but here are the three most relevant captures from the nine-second video. Since then, the Moto X 2017 has b...


Microsoft adds detection, protection against global cyberattack: statement

Europol, the European Union's police agency, said the onslaught was at "an unprecedented level and will require a complex global investigation to identify the c...


British hospital workers were warned of 'ransomware' threat

Affected by the onslaught were computer networks at hospitals in Britain, Russia's interior ministry, the Spanish telecom giant Telefonica and the U.S. Brit...


Xiaomi sells 4 mn Redmi 3S handsets in just 9 months

In a Friday interview with Gadgets 360, Jain reflected on the recent launch of the company's first brick-and-mortar store - the Mi Home - in the South Asian cou...


Ransomware infections reported worldwide

On Friday, Russia's interior and emergencies ministries, as well as its biggest bank, Sberbank, said they were targeted. "I would like to thank all of the NHS...


Bus tips over in Turkey, killing at least 23 people

Meanwhile, it was determined that the passengers were heading to Marmaris to particiate in an event marking Mothers' Day. Connecting the famous southwestern T...