• White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government
White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government

Jason Tanz, the site director at Wired, echoed Larson's sentiments, telling ABC News , "individuals are particularly easy to prey on because majority are not being extremely up-to-date with their software". However, officials and security firms said the spread was starting to slow. Cybersecurity experts say the unknown hackers who launched this we...

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  • Google streamlines vendor Android updates with Project Treble
Google streamlines vendor Android updates with Project Treble

The catch is that Project Treble's updates will not apply to older devices, only new devices released with Android O and beyond. The basic idea behind Project Treble is that Google is "re-architecting Android to make it easier, faster and less costly for manufacturers to update devices to a new version of Android".

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  • Watch 200th ISS spacewalk on Friday
Watch 200th ISS spacewalk on Friday

After a short delay caused by a water leak during preparations, NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer crawled out of the International Space Station in their space suits for a historic walk beyond the edges of the world-the 200th spacewalk at the ISS.

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  • Sensex, Nifty hit new highs; auto, metal stocks soar
Sensex, Nifty hit new highs; auto, metal stocks soar

The 50-share NSE Nifty gained 43.35 points, or 0.46 per cent, to quote at a life-time high of 9,450.65. The broader Nifty index was up 25 points or 0.28 percent at 9,433. "The Nifty opened with upside gap of around 41 points and made an attempt to move up during early part of the session". The Nifty PSU bank index rose as much as 0.91 per cent.

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  • Windows 10 update appeals to iPhone users and makes video editing easier
Windows 10 update appeals to iPhone users and makes video editing easier

An upcoming feature in Microsoft's Windows 10 system will automatically identify the best photos and videos to help people create highlights of their experiences. As you would expect, if you are not connected to the Internet, files stored in OneDrive that are not downloaded locally will be unavailable. But rather than being a successor to UWP, ...

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  • List of winners from the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards
List of winners from the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards

The 13-year-old closed out her speech with a few words for the Stranger Things creators. Upon receiving the award, Watson gave an inspiring and attractive message that left her fans and the listeners enlightened, per The Huffington Post .

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  • Macron, Le Pen kick off final week with major Paris rallies
Macron, Le Pen kick off final week with major Paris rallies

Her father, Jean-Marie Le Pen, known for anti-Semitism and xenophobia, founded the party and led it until his daughter replaced him in 2011 and later kicked him out. The first round was held on April 23, with Macron winning with 24.01 percent of the votes and Le Pen coming second with 21.30 percent. She has worked assiduously to try to rid the pa...

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  • Microsoft has BIG problem ahead of Project Scorpio release date
Microsoft has BIG problem ahead of Project Scorpio release date

Recall that Microsoft will return to present Xbox Scorpio during at E3 2017 in Los Angeles. Left: Xbox One at 1080p, Middle: Scorpio at 4K on a HD display, Right: Scorpio at 4K native. The idea would build on the episodic model used most famously by Telltale Games and last year's Hitman, allowing developers to build upon a stable base provided ...

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  • BlackBerry KEYone QWERTY Android Smartphone Will Go on Sale on May 31
BlackBerry KEYone QWERTY Android Smartphone Will Go on Sale on May 31

It is powered by a 2.0GHz octa-core processor (Snapdragon 625), Adreno 506 GPU and complimented with 3GB of RAM. Customers can walk into the flagship Selfridges store on Oxford Street and purchase a BlackBerry KEYone for £499, starting today.

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  • Microsoft's Office 365, Cloud Businesses Power Earnings
Microsoft's Office 365, Cloud Businesses Power Earnings

Overall, it's a solid quarter for Microsoft as it continues to compete against both Google and Amazon for cloud customers. Growth in cloud revenue is seen as a key indicator of Microsoft's progress as the company transitions away from legacy businesses.

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  • Google targets 'fake news,' offensive search suggestions
Google targets 'fake news,' offensive search suggestions

Following pushback over fake news being surfaced in search results, Google on Tuesday introduced changes to the way it ranks websites in Search along with easier ways for people to provide feedback. Refining the whole process is user feedback in search, they can flag up offensive or misleading search autocompletes (which are of course inspired by...

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  • Ivanka Trump heads to Berlin to work on special relationship
Ivanka Trump heads to Berlin to work on special relationship

The sources, who are described as being "close to both sides", say that German Chancellor Angela Merkel last month convinced Mr Trump that talks on a trade deal between the European Union and USA would be simpler than he thought. Brexiters argued that Britain would be free to negotiate quick trade deals with major economies around the world once ...

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  • Meteor shower to light up Vietnamese skies this weekend
Meteor shower to light up Vietnamese skies this weekend

Experts over at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said people should look east toward a summer triangle of stars to catch the shower. Although the meteors should be visible for most of the night, NASA says the best viewing time will be in the hours before dawn.

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  • Science Enthusiasts To Join Local
Science Enthusiasts To Join Local "March For Science" In Hartford

Protests are standard on the National Mall, and from the 1963 March on Washington to the recent Women's March, history has been made there time and time again. It is the scientific method that teaches us how to ask questions, form hypotheses, and then - critically - test those hypotheses with rigorous and replicable experiments.

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  • Facebook Murder Suspect Takes His Own Life After Police Chase
Facebook Murder Suspect Takes His Own Life After Police Chase

When the vehicle fled, officers followed in a short pursuit. "This started with one tragedy and ended with another person ending their life", Chief Williams said at a press conference, notes The Daily Mail . Although Facebook pulled the videos and suspended Stephens' account 23 minutes after they were first reported , Zuckerberg said Faceb...

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  • Google said to be planning ad-blocking filter for Chrome browser
Google said to be planning ad-blocking filter for Chrome browser

Ads that are deemed unacceptable in some way - for example, pop-up countdowns that force you to view an ad before the page loads, or auto-playing videos - would end up being blocked by the browser. In the U.S. Chrome has almost 47.5% of the browser market across all platforms, according to online analytics provider StatCounter. The search giant n...

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  • Nokia 6 and Nokia 6 Arte Black: First look, features and specs
Nokia 6 and Nokia 6 Arte Black: First look, features and specs

A new background management feature will too be available on the device once you update it. It also adds an update for the phone's USB drivers and for some of its pre-loaded apps. The Nokia 6 is quite durable as evidenced by scratch and burns tests. Instead, the company took the wraps off three mid-end Android smartphones - the Nokia 6 , 5 and 3...

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  • Gas attack a 'fabrication' - Syria's Assad
Gas attack a 'fabrication' - Syria's Assad

It is not unreasonable, however, to note that when the Syrian state is destroyed, there will be no institutions for a new government to build on, and that conditions could become even worse than they already are - in Syria and across the region.

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  • Could There Be A Second Kendrick Lamar Album Coming On Sunday?
Could There Be A Second Kendrick Lamar Album Coming On Sunday?

When Kendrick Lamar released his track " The Heart Part 4 " last month, fans were going insane over the fact that he mentioned April 7th in the track. We wait and see. Ahead of the release, graphic designer Vlad Sepetov , who worked on the cover, took to Twitter to explain his vision behind the artwork, which many have criticized.

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  • Caught on camera: Man jumps into icy river to save his dog
Caught on camera: Man jumps into icy river to save his dog

A man in Canada braved frozen water to save his dog, plunging through ice as he struggled to get it out of the water. CTV News had set up a camera in the off-leash park to tape a segment about an uptick in emergency crews responding to ice rescues.

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