Hospitals turn away patients after massive "ransomware" attack

UPDATE-Attackers have hit several hospitals in the United Kingdom, along with major corporations in Spain and other countries with a ransomware attack, disrupting network and phone operations and forcing some of the hospitals to postpone non-emergenc... More..

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Apple CEO Tim Cook says 'services are on a tear' in China
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook says 'services are on a tear' in China

Apple , one of the world's most valued companies, sold 50.76 million iPhones globally in the first quarter of the calendar year, down from 51.19 million it sold during the same period of the previous year. It i...More..

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HSE removes all external access to its network following NHS cyber attack

This is not targeted at the NHS, it's an worldwide attack and a number of countries and organisations have been affected. But the NHS knew it was. He says "for so many organizations in the same day to be hit,...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Ransomware takes down hospitals, businesses in at least 2 countries

The virus infects computer files and then demands money to unblock them. After that, the price would be doubled. It demands payment in three days or the price is doubled, and if none is received in seven days...More..

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Xamarin Live Player lets developers streamline iOS app development from a PC

This capability can help streamline the iOS app development process, and in turn, let organizations bring apps to end users quicker and with fewer issues off the bat. Plus, deploying an iOS mobile app to the Ap...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

British hospitals suffer major cyber attack - What do we know so far?

Most of the affected hospitals were in England, but several facilities in Scotland also reported being hit. Telecoms firm Telefonica was one of those reporting problems. "I don't believe it will have been a tar...More..

Consistent Chelsea deserve top position, says West Brom's Tony Pulis
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Consistent Chelsea deserve top position, says West Brom's Tony Pulis

Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. West Brom nearly took the lead against the run of play on 70 minutes through Salomon Randon who turned David Luiz inside but his shot fr...More..

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Microsoft announces Windows 10 S

Microsoft has already made its Office apps available in the Windows Store, but they are all touch-friendly, mobile optimized versions designed for Windows 10 Mobile and the Surface Hub. The new version of Win...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

You can now develop and test IOS apps with a Windows PC

The new features are due in the Windows 10 Fall Creators update . The same applies for editing Word documents, or using third-party apps. Now, Microsoft appears to be eyeing a more "if you can't beat 'em, join...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Alleged leaked NSA tool used to attack hospitals with Windows ransomware

But Alan Woodward, visiting professor of computing at the University of Surrey, said he did not believe it was a targeted attack. The most disruptive attacks were reported in Britain, where hospitals and ...More..

Samsung Z4 with Tizen 3.0 unveiled: selfies and simplicity
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Samsung Z4 with Tizen 3.0 unveiled: selfies and simplicity

The new phone expands its family of Tizen devices, which include Samsung TVs, Galaxy Gear smartwatches and connected "things" like digital signage systems. The Z4 as the name suggests is a successor to the exis...More..

Chelsea beat West Brom to wrap up Premier League title race
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Chelsea beat West Brom to wrap up Premier League title race

Batshuayi, the understudy to Diego Costa, had only been on the pitch for seven minutes when he scored the winning goal - his first in the league since August. An improved contract offer is likely, especially ...More..

NC School Confiscates Yearbooks Over
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NC School Confiscates Yearbooks Over "Build The Wall" Quote

She said that included the "Build that Wall" comment that became one of Trump's campaign slogans a year ago. "We regret that this incident has occurred and are now working with the yearbook's publisher to mak...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

UK hospitals report tech problems in possible cyberattack

The National Center for the Protection of Critical Infrastructure says Friday it was communicating with more than 100 providers of energy, transportation, telecommunications and financial services about the att...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

English hospitals say hit by suspected national cyber attack

Doctors at some surgeries were forced to use pen and paper to record patient details following the attack, local media reported. Extra funding for the NHS is a key part of Labour's campaign for next month's n...More..

Shadow Warrior 2 Slices and Dices to Consoles Next Week
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Shadow Warrior 2 Slices and Dices to Consoles Next Week

After releasing on PC late past year, Devolver Digital and Flying Wild Hog have announced that Shadow Warrior 2 will finally be making its way to consoles. Shadow Warrior has players take on the role of Lo W...More..

Industries studio head, Dan Ayoub, leaves Halo for HoloLens
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Industries studio head, Dan Ayoub, leaves Halo for HoloLens

Though it's not known whether it's related to Halo 6's delay, or if the two are correlated anywhere at all, 343 Industries has confirmed that long-time studio head Dan Ayoub's stepping down from his position ...More..

Mass Effect Franchise Reportedly Put on Hiatus, BioWare Montreal Downsized
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mass Effect Franchise Reportedly Put on Hiatus, BioWare Montreal Downsized

As it turns out, they may have known more than they were letting on. Kotaku reported that sources close to the game have confirmed that the primary developing studio for Mass Effect: Andromeda , BioWare ...More..

Mass Effect Series on Hold, According to Report
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mass Effect Series on Hold, According to Report

BioWare Edmonton developed the first three Mass Effect games. EA confirmed as much in the same Kotaku report : "With our BioWare and Motive teams sharing studio space in Montreal, we have BioWare team memb...More..

Petroleo Brasileiro Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PBR
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Petroleo Brasileiro Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PBR

The 52-week range of the share price is from $5.45 - $11.65, while its earnings per share (EPS) was $N/A. They now have a Dollars 12.3 price target on the stock. 05/16/2016 - Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petro...More..

The next game from the people behind Tropico is Surviving Mars
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

The next game from the people behind Tropico is Surviving Mars

The central focus will be colonization, while working in tandem with a space agency for financial support to conduct research and expansion. Paradox Interactive, a publisher of games that probe new themes eve...More..

Paradox To Publish Battletech By Harebrained Schemes
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Paradox To Publish Battletech By Harebrained Schemes

The game entered full development after a successful Kickstarter campaign in late 2015 raised nearly $2.8 million, ensuring that the title would receive additional mission types from those originally planned, a...More..

Here's what the flower reaction emoji means
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Here's what the flower reaction emoji means

Facebook has come up with a new reaction button for its users. "In honor of Mother's Day we are testing the ability for people in a few markets to leave a flower reaction". Support a Cause In Honor of Mom...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

S Korea's new president 'would visit Pyongyang'

The Thaad deployment was agreed by Mr Moon's predecessor, conservative leader Park Guen-hye. South Korea has accepted a last-minute invitation from China to a conference on a new Silk Road, days after a new p...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers USA invite

On that front, Moon's options to generate major change could be severely limited by South Korea's alliance with the United States and whatever position toward North Korea that President Donald Trump decides to ...More..

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Speaks at Va. Tech Commencement
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Speaks at Va. Tech Commencement

Sandberg called the Virginia Tech community "a testament to courage, faith, and love" and said that people look to the university as "an example of how to stay strong". When she lost her husband, she said, "sud...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Massive ransomware attacks target organizations around the world

The alert recommends the installation of updates in the Microsoft March 2017 Security Bulletin as a means of stopping the spread of the attack". "But we can not exclude a well-thought out attack, planned and ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

ITunes and Apple Music Coming to Microsoft's Windows Store

The latest changes come on the heels of a free update that began to roll out last month. Acer will also offer a retail bundle of their HMD along with the first ever set of Windows Mixed Reality motion control...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Russia Invades White House

The images - issued by the Russian state news agency TASS, and subsequently published by much of the global media - showed a grinning Trump shaking hands with Sergei Lavrov and the Russian ambassador in Wash...More..

Xbox One S vs Project Scorpio: How do they compare?
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Xbox One S vs Project Scorpio: How do they compare?

This year's E3 2017 is fast approaching. Interestingly, this trend among gamers aged 13 and above, also held with members of the general population. It's worth noting that while Xbox 360 games are included in...More..