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Today at Apple's free hourly education starts, well… today

New to iPhone, Mac or Apple? As with other Apple stores, you can expect Today at Apple sessions to educate and entertain users of their products. Apple Or...


Verizon pulls its version of the LG Watch Sport, cancels recent orders

It's also sold out at Best Buy in an AT&T-compatible titan silver flavor, while Verizon no longer acknowledges the existence of a model created to work on Ameri...


'We're not at war with banks': Morrison

Indeed the biggest revenue measure, more than $8 billion, hits nearly all Australian taxpayers - a 0.5 percent increase in the Medicare levy, created to close t...


No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT system: Government

Instead, victims have to wait and hope WannaCry's developers will remotely free the hostage computer over the internet. An estimated US$30,000 in ransom has bee...


Indian-origin links ransomware attack to N Korea

It comes after United Kingdom security agencies launched an worldwide manhunt to find those responsible for the crippling attack. North Korea's ambassador to ...


Governor McAuliffe moves to regulate power plant emissions

The governor, who has not been able to score major wins with the GOP-controlled General Assembly, has increasingly turned to executive action to further his pol...


ITunes is coming to the Windows Store

Fluent Design System will also be replacing Microsoft's current Metro UI, and will be applied across Microsoft's other apps and services on Windows, An...


You can now make calls between Amazon Alexa devices

Amazon has built two speakers into the Echo Show, so this will likely be the best Echo device for listening to music. You can also start voice calls with owner...


Huge cyberattack ebbs as investigators work to find culprits

It primarily targets Windows PCs by exploiting many vulnerabilities of the platform. Moreover, WannaCry does not distinguish between a computer, smartphone or m...


Vic Police handed advice on Pell claims

Police have issued a statement today saying it had received advice from Victoria's DPP about a current investigation into sexual assault allegations and detecti...


NHS Forth Valley staff warned after cyber attack

Problems with the radiology system in the Western Isles was affecting staff's ability to share images with mainland health boards. Then, at least 16 hospitals i...


European and Asian businesses lack the cyber insurance to protect against ransomware

As a result, numerous organizations such as the U.K.'s National Health Service have found themselves unable to access vital data because their files were encryp...


Experts see possible North Korea links to global cyberattack

Researchers have said that some of the code used in Friday's ransomware, known as WannaCry software, was almost identical to the code used by the Lazarus Grou...


China may back new United Nations sanctions against North Korea

However, the USA military disputed the claim, arguing that the projectile was more likely a mid-range missile, than an intercontinental one. While the test show...


Indian-origin Google researcher links ransomware attack to N.Korea

The NHS was badly affected, with 47 trusts in England and 13 Scottish health boards compromised when the virus targeted computers with outdated security. He als...


U.S. won't be rushed on climate change policies - Tillerson

Tillerson signed the document . This limits Tillerson's room to maneuver as he tries to find a way to express solidarity with fellow Arctic nations, without ...


Man thanks iPhone's "Siri" for saving his life in explosion

Christopher Beaucher, a New Hampshire resident, credited Apple's digital assistant with saving his life this week in the aftermath of an explosion. His hands we...


Trump defends sharing "facts" with Russians

The briefing comes as lawmakers have demanded reports from the White House on what exactly Trump told Russia's foreign minister and ambassador to the US. In res...


Hit by ransomware, Maha govt plans policy to tighten cyber defences

The pernicious new strain, aptly named WannaCry, froze or slowed business and health care computer systems around the world, including several within the U.K.'s...


HTC U11 unveiled - squeezable sides coming to the flagship space

The smartphone relies on a 3,000 mAh battery which according to the producing company should offer up to 24.5 hours of talk time and 14 days of standby time. Th...


Russian President Vladimir Putin Steals The Show With Piano Recital In Beijing

According to CNN, "Putin was in Beijing to attend the "Belt and Road" economic forum". Another reporter at the news conference asked what tune Putin would pl...


Missile Defense 101: N. Korea could hit with little warning

The KCNA quoted the North's leader Kim Jong-un, overseeing the missile test, as warning that the U.S. "It appears to have not only demonstrated an intermediat...


Upholding International Non-Proliferation: EU Condemns North Korea's Missile Launch

The US says its "strategic patience" with North Korea is over, even hinting at a pre-emptive strike. "We will conduct ICBM tests anytime and anywhere in accor...


North Korea link found to WannaCry 'ransomware', say researchers

When the National Security Agency lost control of the software behind the WannaCry cyberattack, it was like "the USA military having some of its Tomahawk miss...


Far Cry 5 is Official, Revealed on Ubisoft Forums

For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 Ubisoft reported a 40.7% increase in income to €238 million and a 4.7% increase in sales to €1.5 billion. For the se...


Sudden setback for NTR's Jai Lava Kusa

Jai Lava Kusa is now being canned in Hyderabad. He is now replaced by noted Tollywood cinematographer Chota K Naidu. As per latest reports, Muraleedharan has...


North Korea may have connection to WannaCry ransomware action

Security software company Kaspersky Lab has suggested that the WannaCry ransomware has now snared more than 200,000 victims since it was unleashed on Friday m...


New South Korean president will visit US next month

Mr Pottinger and his South Korean counterpart agreed that the two allies would seek "bold and practical" approach over the North, with dialogue with Pyongyang ...


Ransomware attacks in 150 countries

However, there is no clarity yet on whether access is restored upon payment of the amount demanded. The NHS is far from the only healthcare system vulnerable ...


Google Unit Given 'inappropriate' Access To UK Medical Records

That being said, a DeepMind spokesperson told The Verge that the data the company used "has never been used for commercial purposes or combined with Googl...


Microsoft Slams NSA Over Ransomware Nightmare

That's why it's called ransomware. The government is advising Australians to back up their data and update Windows operating systems. The exploit is called Et...


Microsoft condemns NSA weaponization of malware after WannaCry attacks

No federal agencies have been affected , Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert said during a White House press conference. He added that the rate of infectio...


Ransomware attack: Who's been hit

Barts Health NHS Trust in London - the largest hospital group in the United Kingdom - said on Monday morning that it's still experiencing "IT disruption" and ...


S Korea's new president 'would visit Pyongyang'

Speaking to the Washington Post before the election, Mr Moon said himself that THAAD's deployment was undemocratic and that the timing "is not desirable". As pr...


ARMS Direct To Air On May 17

The one that will receive the most attention is ARMS , which is an upcoming fighter for the console. To tune in, check out YouTube or the Nintendo Direct w...