Surgery cancelled after cyber attack

He said people should be regularly updating their software, and not just when there is a threat. But the agency added that some infections may not yet have been detected, and that existing infections can spread within networks. In the wake of the a... More..

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Tim Cook Hints at Apple's Wearable Revenues and They are Huge

EDT. Sales of Mac computers did well in China , with revenue up about 20%, and the company's retail shops drawing crowds. Analysts at GlobalData Retail noted that Apple's revenue from iPhones was $7bn l...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Spy Satellite, Breaks Up Lockheed-Boeing Stronghold

SpaceX is the brain child of Founder of Tesla, Elon Musk who announced himself on Twitter that both the launch and landing were good. About 10 minutes after launch, the scorched first stage of the rocket ca...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ransomware Attack Could Herald Future Problems

Governments and private security firms on Saturday said that they expected hackers to tweak the malicious code used in Friday's attack, restoring the ability to self-replicate. This particular vulnerability was...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

NHS braced for possible repeat of cyber attack chaos on Monday

The ransomware variant, called "Wanna Decryption" or " WannaCry " works like any other ransomware: once it is inadvertently installed, it locks up the organization's data until ransom is paid. "Expect to hear...More..

Snapchat reports first earnings since going public ; Lost $2.2 billion last quarter !
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Snapchat reports first earnings since going public ; Lost $2.2 billion last quarter !

Why so much negativity? Analysts from J.P. Morgan anticipated Snap's DAUs to increase to 169 million by the end of the first quarter. The financial results will be closely watched by investors because...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

London lawmakers defy Labour Party on Brexit, demand single market membership

A man in his 20s has made a stunning £10,000 bet on Jeremy Corbyn becoming the next prime minister. This was unchanged from its previous position, while the Labour party gained one per cent to reach 32 per ce...More..

Experts vow to catch cyber criminals before second attack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Experts vow to catch cyber criminals before second attack

In a major cyber attack, almost hundred countries, including India, were hit which experts said was carried out with the help of "cyber weapons" stolen from the US National Security Agency. The cyber attack was...More..

ITunes Will Be Released On Windows Store
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

ITunes Will Be Released On Windows Store

The Creators Update also brings a new design language for Windows called Fluent Design (this is the official name for Project Neon). The update is part of Microsoft's plan to refresh the operating syste...More..

Renault shuts down sites after being hit by cyberattack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Renault shuts down sites after being hit by cyberattack

At least two of Indonesia's major hospitals have been struck in the "ransomware" cyber attack that infected computers globally, a government official said on Saturday. Across the Channel, the French auto maker ...More..

ITunes App Coming To The Windows Store
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

ITunes App Coming To The Windows Store

A number of particularly handy new features coming to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update were highlighted yesterday. Microsoft has just unveiled the next major software update , which is being pushed toward...More..

Trump Suggests He Could Handle Press Briefings Instead Of Sean Spicer
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump Suggests He Could Handle Press Briefings Instead Of Sean Spicer

Also read: Here are the unanswered questions about Trump's "tapes" warning to Comey. This was echoed by Mike Pence, who said Trump was acting on the Department of Justice recommendations. The question was late...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Renault And Nissan Plants Hit By Massive Ransomware Attack

Cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to spam emails that appeared to contain invoices, job offers, security warnings and other legitimate files. Telefónica: Spanish aut...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

North Korea test-fires new missile

In a statement, China described the situation on the Korean Peninsula as "complex and sensitive". China , North Korea's most important ally and key provider of food and fuel aid, has sought to cool tension...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Eurovision 2017: Portugal takes home top prize for the first time

Unfortunately, Macedonia did not qualify for the grand final of Eurovision 2017. The young Kristian Kostov, just 17 years old and singing for Bulgaria , came in second place this year, with his song “Beautiful...More..

Honor Mom on her day
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Honor Mom on her day

It's all available in a later section. My mother's mother, my grandma Jenny, didn't have to be concerned about Mother's Day. And if Mom really wants to cut loose, consider that Hooters has a Mother's Day...More..

Austria's chancellor says he expects early election in fall
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Austria's chancellor says he expects early election in fall

Although his party has been moving towards lifting a self-imposed ban on national coalitions with the FPO, Kern would not be drawn on whether it might go into government with the far right, as it already has in...More..

Microsoft Releases 'Highly Unusual' Windows XP Patch As Ransomware Attack Spreads
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Releases 'Highly Unusual' Windows XP Patch As Ransomware Attack Spreads

Last year, an acute-care hospital in Hollywood paid $17 000 in bitcoin to an extortionist who hijacked its computer systems and forced doctors and staff to revert to pen and paper for record-keeping. "There's c...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump meets Russian Federation foreign minister amid Comey controversy

U.S. President Donald Trump discussed the Syrian civil with Russia's foreign minister in the Oval Office on Wednesday, at a time when alleged ties to Moscow are overshadowing the Republican's administration. Th...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Apple iTunes coming to the Windows Store

Instead, the Windows maker announced at its Build developers conference on Thursday that it's going to meet consumers and developers halfway, by ensuring its software and devices play nice with competitors' o...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Who are the hackers behind global cyberattack?

Europol said a special task force at its European Cybercrime Centre was "specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an important role in supporting the investigation". The virus exploits a...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Heavy Rain and Gusty Winds for Mother's Day

It will be dry with sunny spells in between and as the rain clears - through later this afternoon there will be sunny spells developing again in the evening. Becoming breezy/windy. High: 50s. By Monday aftern...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

A Cheeky Aussie Flasher Just Crashed The Stage At Eurovision

Although Portugal won the Eurovision Song Contest this weekend in Ukraine by a resounding margin, one of the more memorable stage performances of the night came from an entirely unexpected quarter. "Sediuk is...More..

Windows Store will have iTunes by year-end
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Windows Store will have iTunes by year-end

Termed as Fall Creators Update, it aims to stylise user experience with not just native Windows tools but also cater to cross-platform systems like Android and iOS. The Story Remix app has been described as...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump for stronger sanctions against North Korea after its missile launching

The direction of the missile, so close to Russian Federation, was likely an attempt by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to send a message to both Moscow and Beijing, said Carl Schuster, a Hawaii Pacific Univer...More..

Businesses bolster cyberdefenses against new 'WannaCry' ransomware attacks
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Businesses bolster cyberdefenses against new 'WannaCry' ransomware attacks

When opened, the virus locked users out of their systems, demanding a ransom of $300-$600 be paid or data would be destroyed. This is already believed to be the biggest online extortion attack ever recorded, ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump pledges to move quickly on Comey replacement as interviews begin

Following his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, U.S. President Donald Trump sits in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., May 10, 2017. Former Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., who...More..

Nations grapple with massive cyberattack as more threats loom
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Nations grapple with massive cyberattack as more threats loom

Bart's Health, which runs several London hospitals, said it had activated its major incident plan, cancelling routine appointments and diverting ambulances to neighboring hospitals. "This is not targeted at t...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

China pledges $124 bln for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

But few Western leaders are attending the event. In an English-language commentary on Saturday, China's state-run Xinhua news agency said the new Silk Road, officially called the Belt and Road initiative, w...More..

Countries race to halt ransomware
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Countries race to halt ransomware

A security guard stands outside the Telefonica headquarters in Madrid, Spain, Friday, May 12, 2017 . The cyberextortion attack hitting dozens of countries was a "perfect storm" of sorts. Security experts remai...More..