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Microsoft's president blames NSA for WannaCry attack

WannaCry ( also known as Wana Decryptor or WCry) first emerged in Europe and appears to have hit Russia the hardest, The New York Times reports , citing an analysis by Russian antivirus company Ka...

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I/O 2017: New Android O Features Annouced, Beta Release Available For Download

In addition, Pichai announced that Google will be working on the hardware side of AI technology equation with the launch of its new Cloud Tensor Processing Units, or Cloud TPUs. While Siri will stil...

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Link between North Korea, 'WannaCry' needs to be proven: Europol

James Lewis, a cybersecurity expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, said US investigators are collecting forensic information - such as internet addresses, samples...

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F1 2017 coming this August

F1 2017 coming this August

Codemasters have lifted the veil on another F1 game, and this one sees the return of classic cars. That means the likes of Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna's 1988 McLaren MP4/4, Nigel Mansell and Riccardo...

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Shadow Brokers boasts of more Windows exploits and cyberespionage data

It alleges the data could include " compromised network data from Russian, Chinese, Iranian, or North Korean nukes and missile programs ", as well as exploits for Windows 10, handset exploits, and sto...

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Here's what Liam Payne originally wanted his son's name to be

Here's what Liam Payne originally wanted his son's name to be

Cheryl fans have been left delighted as the new mum made a return to social media platform Twitter for the first time since announcing the birth of her first child Bear. He said when asked about Bea...

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Cyber attack a wake up call

Cyber attack a wake up call

He added that the agency is still analyzing the virus and has yet to identify who is responsible for the attack. Special adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security Alastair MacGibbon said t...

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Nine injured in violence at Washington's Turkish Embassy

Though previous White House administrations have sought similar arrangements, the Trump administration made clear its intention to arm the Kurds, citing an effort to recapture key Syrian territory con...

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200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol

200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol

Monday was expected to be a busy day, especially in Asia, which may not have seen the worst of the impact yet, as companies and organizations turned on their computers. The attacks used ransomware t...

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Google Android OS installed on 2 bn active devices

Google Assistant is now available on over 100 million devices and across over 70 different devices. Google has famously struggled to get people to actually update their phones to new versions of And...

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MI, KKR lock horns in qualifier 2 to enter IPL final

MI, KKR lock horns in qualifier 2 to enter IPL final

SRH should be aware of the irony - the shortened nature of the game seemed to make KKR's task harder, since they had to score at 8 RPO, but with wickets in hand, all it ever took was for one batsma...

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Google opens up digital assistant to iPhone

Google said the technology was coming later this year but did not say in what app . On the other, Vitals will boost the battery backup time and also offer speed boosts to handsets with lower specific...

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Amazon's Echo Show is Alexa with a touchscreen

Echo show measures 187x187x90mm and weighs 2.4 Pound with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n networks along with Bluetooth. "You can ask Alexa to answer or ignore the call". Amazon's Alexa assistant is now o...

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How Much Damages Made By Wannacry Ransomware Attack Made Throughout The World

How Much Damages Made By Wannacry Ransomware Attack Made Throughout The World

In Canada, the Universite de Montreal was hit, with 120 of the French-language university's 8,300 computers affected, according to a university spokeswoman. North Korea has denied being behind the Son...

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New cyber chaos appears to have been avoided, says Europol

New cyber chaos appears to have been avoided, says Europol

More than 200,000 victims in 150 countries have been registered so far, with warnings the impact could spread further on Monday. The initial attack, known as " WannaCry ", paralyzed computers runnin...

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Kotlin is now an officially Google-supported language for Android app development

Kotlin is now an officially Google-supported language for Android app development

At its I/O 2017 developers conference today, Google announced Android is gaining official support for the Kotlin programming language , in addition to Java and C++. Kotlin can call Java and vice-ve...

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Bedlam in UP Assembly, Paper Missiles Thrown at Governor

Bedlam in UP Assembly, Paper Missiles Thrown at Governor

Opposition created ruckus during Governor Ram Naik's speech and threw papers at him. Opposition members protest in the Assembly. "The conduct of the Opposition parties during the address of the Go...

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Google announces standalone Daydream VR headsets by HTC VIVE and Lenovo

Huawei's Mate 9 Pro, Asus' yet-to-be-released Zenfone AR, Motorola's Moto Z, ZTE's Axon 7 and Google's Pixel are the only devices that now have announced their support of the Daydream mobile VR platfo...

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Russia's Putin performs impromptu piano recital ahead of Trump meeting

Russia's Putin performs impromptu piano recital ahead of Trump meeting

Cyber security experts are still scrambling to contain a global ransomware attack that has infected tens of thousands of computers in almost 100 countries, including the USA, U.K., Russia, China, Ukra...

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Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

It also alleges that Microsoft Corp.is colluding with The Equation Group - "the Microsoft is being BFF with the equation group" - the NSA's hacking group, and that the NSA has spies inside of Micr...

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