Technology

Ransomware takes down hospitals, businesses in at least 2 countries

Expert Marco Cova has claimed it may derive from a tool known as EXTERNALBLUE which was developed by the US National Security Agency (NSA). Sixteen National H...


"Ransomware" cyberattack cripples hospitals across England

In a statement, the NHS said: "A number of NHS organizations have reported to NHS Digital that they have been affected by a ransomware attack which is aff...


CLSA, Morgan Stanley stay caution on Bharti Airtel post Q4 results

Global brokerage firms such as CLSA, Morgan Stanley maintain their cautious stance on Bharti Airtel after the telecom major registered a sharp 72 percent decl...


Kehlani Breaks Down on Stage, Cancels Concert

The R&B singer was set to perform in Grand Rapids , MI - an early stop on her summer tour - but she came out dressed down, and told fans she couldn't do the sh...


IPhone 8 launch will not get delayed says report

That's according to DigiTimes , which cites China's Economic Daily News; it says that the iPhone 8 mass production is on schedule. It's always been rumoure...


Amazon Partner Plug Power's Earnings Miss Target, Firm Confirms FY 2017 Outlook

Roth Capital set a $2.00 price target on Plug Power and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Saturday, April 8th. When it comes to the Analysis of a ...


Target Tries to Answer Amazon and Wal-Mart's Shipping Dominance

Amazon Prime is a subscription service that offers users unlimited free two-day shipping on eligible items with no minimum. Wal-Mart started its own membersh...


Half-billion Windows 10 devices, but PC slump stunts growth

That's up from 400 million disclosed last September, but far short of a goal of 1 billion by 2018. Read Also: The temple of Chilkur Balaji is a mandatory stop f...


Amazon's new Alexa speaker has a screen too

The call quality is good but not great - voices sounded a bit hollow on my Amazon Echo Dot. Amazon managed to do this by opening the ecosystem to third-party ...


Thai Facebook access briefly disrupted on Tuesday

Here's a look at some of the tweets shared during the Facebook outage. According to Downdetector , Facebook was having issues since 9.20am and as at 9.33am, ...


Two Promising New Signs that Overwatch Anniversary Event is on the Way

No specifics of what will come in Anniversary boxes have been formally revealed but game director Jeff Kaplan has made it fairly clear that Symmetra will final...


Apple iPhone 5S tops premium smartphones in India

Total shipments came to 294.4 million in the quarter, well down on the 353.3 million recorded in Q1 2016. In case you're wondering, the Oppo R9s is not official...


Maryland regulators OK nation's largest offshore wind plan

The agency says the projects are estimated to create almost 9,700 new direct and indirect jobs and contribute $74 million in state tax revenues over 20 years. M...


Do you see a Surface Laptop in your future?

A couple of years ago Microsoft was kind of intimidates by the Chromebooks. We don't have the link to the Microsoft Store in Canada yet. We'll be updating...


Microsoft officially releases Visual Studio 2017 for Mac

Microsoft made a number of announcements today regarding developers at their Build 2017 keynote, and one of them involves developing for iPhone. In practice, VS...


How Microsoft's Cortana is taking on Amazon's Alexa

Microsoft teamed up with Harman Kardon company to make this device possible. Harman Kardon is a manufacturer of home and auto audio equipment. HP and Intel-po...


Microsoft's new mobile app enables Windows developers to test on iOS

Microsoft's design language previously known as Project Neon, now called Fluent Design, will be included in the Fall Creators Update to bring a more intuitive ...


Snapchat reports mere 166 million daily users, growth nosedives!

Snapchat had 166 million active daily users at the end of the quarter, up 36% from last year's first quarter, but well below the 400 million that Instagram has....


Microsoft offers free Windows 10 Pro upgrade to Surface Laptop buyers

Apart from the display's impressive specs, it also features touch and Surface Pen enabled. My demo unit felt speedy with that configuration, but part of that ...


500M Windows 10 devices, half of 2018 goal

Later, in April, researchers from FireEye and ESET discovered a different cyberespionage campaign exploiting the second EPS-related Microsoft Office vulner...


Microsoft aims to make artificial intelligence mainstream

Microsoft will try to make Windows 10 more versatile with a wave of new features for creating memories, exploring virtual scenery and hopscotching from persona...


Nintendo Switch Can Now Save Your Credit Card Information

Not only is this the year of the Scorpio and another year of great PlayStation games, this is the year of Nintendo Switch . Fans can watch the presentation liv...


Hamas Captures killer of Its leader, holds Israel responsible for assasination

On May 6, 2017, Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum confirmed that Ismail Abdulsalam Ahmed Haniya, 54, had been chosen as the leader of the movement, replacing Khaled...


Amazon is Reportedly Bringing Prime Video to Apple TV During WWDC

The deal also means that Amazon will start selling the Apple TV set-top box again, though an exact date for that has yet to be announced. For Amazon Prime m...


Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

Nadella's presentation included images from George Orwell's 1984 and Aldous Huxley's Brave New World to underscore the issue of responsibility of those creating...


ATP MADRID: Andy Murray exits tournament, stunned by Borna Coric

However, an unforced error from Murray saw him send a cross-court forehand wide and gift Coric a chance to serve out the match. "I couldn't imagine this when ...


Amazon said to launch new touchscreen video Echo

The new Echo will have a 7-inch touch screen display and have the usual Echo features. The new Echo is expected to come at more than $200, vs. This is...


FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Fires Opening Salvo in Battle Over Net Neutrality

Pai's objections have centered around the FCC's decision to classify broadband as a telecommunications service to be regulated under a section of law known as T...


Amazon's Echo Show Includes a Built-In Touch Screen

Now that it's official, what do you think of the Echo Show? Voice calls with Alexa work very much like you'd probably imagine. The e-commerce giant is updat...


Is Apple Likely To Bundle Free AirPods With iPhone 8?

Production ramp up of OLED iPhone could be delayed to October-November (previously estimated to be August-September, as in previous years). The alleged stra...


Amazon Puts Free Shipping Minimum At $25

The free shipping wars are heating up again. The fee cut to $25 arrived just ahead of Amazon's announcement for its newest Alexa-powered device, the Echo Show...


Liverpool keen on Keane

The 24-year-old has seen his efforts at Burnley this season earn him senior worldwide recognition with England and spark talk of a possible big-money summer t...


HUDCO IPO witness stellar response; over-subscribed by 3.01 times

The IPO had covered almost two-third of the total subscription amount on the first day of bidding on Monday. As per the data available with the National Stock...


Penn State frat brother 'didn't know what to do' about unconscious pledge

According to court documents, Piazza died from traumatic brain injuries after being forced to drink excessively, resulting in repeated falls - including one dow...


Injustice 2 "Everything You Need to Know" Trailer Released

Players in Europe and Latin America will each have their own tournaments as well: the Path to Pro tournament and Liga Latina, respectively. GameStops from acros...