Sci-tech

Russia: 'Cautious Optimism' After Trump-Lavrov Meeting

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday at the White House to discuss an array of issues. The U.S. Th...


Worldwide cyberattack forces Microsoft to offer free security fix

Portugal Telecom, delivery company FedEx, a Swedish local authority and Megafon, the second largest mobile phone network in Russian Federation, also said they h...


Heavy Rain and Gusty Winds for Mother's Day

Tonight , any showers will soon fade to leave a bright end to the day, before rain and strengthening winds will arrive from the west during the early hours. We ...


A Cheeky Aussie Flasher Just Crashed The Stage At Eurovision

A streaker draped in the Australian flag has taken to the Eurovision stage and dropped his trousers. It has been the reported that man is a Ukrainian pran...


Snapchat shares plummet as company posts $2.2 billion loss

Year-to-date, shares are down 26.3%, previously falling some 12% after its initial public offering (IPO) when analysts said the company was overpriced after the...


Tom Brady makes hilarious motivational speech about playing until he's 75

After complaining that he hasn't been able to eat, sleep - or Heaven forbid, train - due to the restrictive protective bubble, the Jets' worst nightmare gets fi...


Health Secretary failed to heed 'warning signs' before cyber attack hit NHS

Here is what the ransom screen looks like (Chinese version) when a victim is hit with WannaCry . Experts suggested Saturday that the ransomware's progress had ...


Trump warns former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief against talking to the media

Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores said Sessions and Rosenstein are involved in the interviews because the Federal Bureau of Investigation dire...


ITunes is coming to the Windows Store, Apple Music and all

Timeline visually displays what a user was doing previously, allowing users to easily hop back into files, apps and websites as if it was real time. Microsoft...


Countries race to halt ransomware

A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the United States National Security Agency (NSA) has infected tens of thousand...


India likely to skip Belt and Road summit in China today

Recently, Chinese Ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui had offered to rename the CPEC to allay Indian concerns about the project but withdrew his remarks soon afte...


Nations grapple with huge cyber attack

However, our research shows relatively small sums are being spent on cyber security since 2012, ranging from NHS Lothian's £445,000 to £125,000 by the Scottis...


North Korea missile test posed no threat to Russia - Russian defence ministry

The missiles now in North Korea's ballistic missile inventory start with the KN-02, a short range ballistic missile (SRBM) that has a minimal range of about 150...


Trump says he will nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director soon

President Donald Trump nominates Judge Neil Gorsuch as the new justice for the Supreme Court in Washington D.C., the United States, on January 31, 2017. "The FB...


Sotto shines in Batang Gilas debut

WITH the Philippines up by 50 points late in the third quarter, Andray Blatche shouted instructions to his teammates on the defensive end of the floor as if it ...


Cyber-attack threat escalating - Europol

But he says that risk can mean life or death in a hospital, where without the latest Windows security updates , a worm "is just going to sweep through the netw...


Hitman Season Two Reportedly Going Ahead

As a result, Hitman Season 2 is officially in purgatory until it can find itself a new publisher. The suggestion follows the recent announcement by publisher ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: 'Four to be interviewed' to replace Comey

Now that he is no longer head of the FBI , and therefore not leading an investigation into anything, he also theoretically has some time to sit down and chat...


Global cyberattack: A (short, jargon-free) beginner's guide

Almost five percent of the NHS' computers still use the Windows XP system, Windows 8 or Windows 10 variants - all are said to be vulnerable to new malware virus...


Belgium's Blanche fourth in first Eurovision semifinal

She finished in 15th spot once the scores were tallied in full, with a total of 111 points from the juries and public of other countries. The annual celebrati...


Windows 10 update to help users identify best photos, videos

Windows is undoubtedly one of the most popular operating systems that's being utilized by computers worldwide. "With Cortana, you can pick up where you left ...


Security expert provides tips following global ransomware attack

The ransomware exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was purportedly identified by the U.S. National Security Agency for its own intelligence-gathe...


Violence Hits Bengal Civic Polls, Bombs Thrown At Polling Booths

Polling is underway in West Bengal's Mamudpur village of Domkal. The incident triggered panic among the masses. An Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) was damaged i...


Where the global cyberattack has hit hardest

Those attacks require a serious global investigation for identifying the hackers , pointed also the Agency. Soon he and MalwareTech were communicating about ...


Lucie Jones says performing on Eurovision was "incredible"

Or they can use their votes to make a political point. You can see videos from the Semifinal, and watch performances and behind-the-scenes videos of all of the ...


Tillerson gets earful on climate change from Arctic governments

The Arctic Council is an advisory body that promotes co-operation among member nations and indigenous groups. A few hundred people chanted slogans and made sp...


Paris Jackson finds nudity 'beautiful'

Paris Jackson has been thinking a lot about her relationship to "mama gaia", i.e. Earth, and it all has to do with getting comfortable in your own skin - and on...


Microsoft Announces Xamarin Live Player Preview

It includes a Clipboard feature that uses cloud technology to let users quickly copy and paste content among different devices. The next version of Windows ...


Microsoft releases Visual Studio 2017 for Mac following preview

Today, alpha releases of Visual Studio Tools for Xamarin and Visual Studio for Mac were announced which bring preview support for Xamarin Live Player apps . ...


Free fix after cyber attack

NHS Merseyside, which operates several hospitals in northwest England, tweeted that "following a suspected national cyberattack, we are taking all precautio...


Japan says N. Korea may have tested new missile

He especially instructed the military to speed up the establishment of South Korea's own missile defense system, called the Korea Air and Missile Defense (KAMD)...


White House meeting on Paris climate deal delayed

The Paris Agreement, forged by almost 200 countries in 2015, seeks to limit planetary warming by cutting emissions of carbon dioxide and other gases from burnin...


Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft didn't say when Fall Creators Update will come out. The company made many Linux users smile by announcing that it has simplified the install of Ubu...


NEW Major Cyberattack Infects Computers in 99 Countries

But the researcher's actions may have saved companies and governments millions of dollars and slowed the outbreak before computers in the USA were more widely a...


Microsoft makes fixes free in wake of cyberattack

After that, the price would be doubled. Spain's Telefonica was among the companies hit. It said the attacks had not affected the companies' services or da...