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Worldwide cyber-attack "Wannacry"

This ransomware attack should work as an eye-opener. Late Friday, Microsoft took the unusual step of making patches that protect older systems against WannaCry , including Windows XP, free. "Unfortunately, given the lackadaisical approach we oft...

French researchers find last-ditch cure to unlock WannaCry files

Hospitals should also look into public key infrastructure (PKI) digital certificates, Jason Sabin , CSO at DigiCert, a security certification company located in Lehi, Utah, said in an email. Those secrets may have been used to launch "WannaCry". Per...

FCC Starts Clock on Undoing Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

Yet Thursday's vote does not mean current net neutrality rules have been repealed just yet. Upon taking over as FCC chair when Donald Trump became president, Commissioner Ajit Pai made it clear that net neutrality and other rules that he considered...

U.S. should take some of blame for massive cyberattack, Chinese media says

The hacking tool at work was originally developed by the U.S. National Security Agency, before it leaked online earlier this year. It said that the USA had "no credible evidence" to support a ban on Chinese tech companies in the US following the cy...

Spurs Return to Western Conference Finals

Hyperbole? Maybe. But then again, Harden was that bad. The Spurs routed the Rockets by 39 points in Thursday's series-clinching victory without injured Kawhi Leonard , who is expected to play in Sunday's opener in Oakland, California.

Google Assistant To Get Third-Party Action Support On Phones

Google says that Android Go will basically be a lightweight version of the upcoming Android O, but created to run on smartphones that have 1 GB, or even 512 MB, of RAM. Google is adding platform support for autofill meaning that you can select an aut...

HTC releases first promo videos for the U11

Usually we'd expect to see the phone announced at MWC, but HTC has taken a bit longer to polish this important device. As for the specifications, the HTC U11 is powered by the latest Snapdragon 835 chipset . Google Assistant is perhaps the best-in...

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Leafs defenceman Zaitsev out for opening game of playoff series against Capitals

However, Toronto has won 13 Stanley Cups, though their last one came in 1966-67. “We definitely have improved from previous year in that area, ” goaltender Braden Holtby said. S...

Trump, Ryan go public with fight against Freedom Caucus

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., chose to pull the American Health Care Act , the GOP's alternative to Obamacare, from a scheduled floor vote after it became clear it did not hav...

Samsung Officially Unveils the Galaxy S8 & S8+

Apple's next big iPhone update is likely to be in September. The devices have 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage (plus a MicroSD slot), IP68 water and dust resistance , and a USB-C...

House votes to roll back Obama-era Internet privacy protections

Representative Michael Burgess, a Republican, described the rules as "duplicative regulation" on the House floor and said the repeal would "level the playing field for an increas...

U.S. special services listen in on Trump's staff

He further noted that he could not show the panel information that was given to him by a source. The 70-year-old US President said he has correctly "predicted a lot of things" ...

Samsung Galaxy S8, rumored launch date!

Pundits have expected Samsung would also release the Galaxy S8 in the Blue Color color option, which was popular on the Galaxy Note 7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. The Galaxy S8 duo is ...

Use our March Madness bracket predictions tool to make your NCAA picks

Less than half of participants ( 34.7 percent ) in ESPN's Tournament Challenge have Gonzaga moving on to the Final Four and they are the sixth choice in that pool to win it all ...

Some things to look for around the NCAA bracket

But the day has finally come, even though we've known it was coming for a while now - wins at Wisconsin and then at home against MI seemed to seal the deal on two separate occasio...

Google's AI can now recognize what's in your videos

Numerous organizations use the platform to crowd source machine learning tasks via online programming contests that are open to nearly anyone with an interest in the space. Racksp...

Gilberto Silva believes Wenger's time is up at Arsenal

Jerome Boateng is the only player who will have to miss Bayern's trip to London due to injury as he continues to recover from a shoulder problem. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenge...

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Rumor: April 10 Is When Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Open

Rumor: April 10 Is When Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Open

The phone also has mechanical buttons at the bottom of the display for navigation. A few hours ago, the Galaxy Xcover 4 was spotted in an official FCC listing - traditionally i...

Google Assistant rolled out for Android 6.0 Marshmallow users

Google Assistant rolled out for Android 6.0 Marshmallow users

You can find out more details about Google Assistant for Android Marshmallow and Android Nougat devices at the link below. Speaking to Google Product Management Director Gumm...

Here Are The Places You Can Still Buy One At Launch Day

Here Are The Places You Can Still Buy One At Launch Day

This will not be a problem for the new hybrid console because, aside from the Nintendo games, 60 indie games will be released in the Nintendo eShop, some of which will be availab...

Nintendo Switch vs Wii U: Should you upgrade?

Nintendo Switch vs Wii U: Should you upgrade?

The 18-minute Nindies Showcase presentation focused exclusively on the games , with no new information about the eShop or the virtual console to distract from Nintendo's indi...

All The Announcements From The Nintendo Switch Nindie Showcase

All The Announcements From The Nintendo Switch Nindie Showcase

One of the titles coming from Chucklefish, Wargroove , provides incredible turn-based strategy game, which can be played, for up to four players at a given time. There are 14 mo...

The BlackBerry KeyOne resurrects the keyboard with style

The MWC 2017 was in a way a swan song for BlackBerry , which launched the BlackBerry KEYone - the "last phone designed and engineered in-house by BlackBerry ". It'll offer up...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Or LG G6, Which Smartphone Is Worth The Wait?

Samsung Galaxy S8 Or LG G6, Which Smartphone Is Worth The Wait?

Did we mention? The Galaxy Book will be available in 10.6-inch and 12-inch models. The larger model offers advanced features, deploying a Super AMOLED display and powered by the ...

Keselowski co-Favored to win 2017 Daytona 500 along with Earnhardt Jr

Until this week, that is, when he goes to the Daytona 500. Earnhardt led 53 of the 60 laps in the second qualifying Duel, but couldn't hold off a Hamlin charge at the end. He is ...

Future Decoded: Microsoft boosts Aadhaar with Skype Lite

Satya Nadella, Microsoft's CEO, introduced a new Skype Lite app version for Indian Android smartphone owners. Previously being tested as Skype Mingo, Skype Lite consumes ...