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Hunky South Korean bodyguard sends internet into a frenzy

Thaad was deployed to South Korea by the USA in response to North Korea's increased missile and nuclear tests but the defence system has drawn sharp opposition from China and Russian Federation as ...

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Lyft & Google's Waymo reportedly ink self-driving vehicle deal

Lyft & Google's Waymo reportedly ink self-driving vehicle deal

The talks were initiated last summer (the period between June and September) when Lyft's co-founders Logan Green and John Zimmer met with Waymo's chief executive John Krafcik. Waymo is widely seen as ...

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Apple acquires AI firm Lattice Data for $200mn

Apple acquires AI firm Lattice Data for $200mn

It aims to take unstructured data like text and images and turn it into structured data at unprecedented speed and scale. "Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time and we generally ...

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Cyber ransomware attack continues to spread; 2 lakh hit across 150 countries

Wainwright said earlier on British TV that the attack was "unprecedented" in its reach, with more than 200,000 victims in at least 150 countries. It spreads from computer to computer as it finds e...

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Windows 10 gets more goodies with the Fall Creators Update

Reuters/Shannon StapletonA Microsoft logo is seen at a pop-up site for the new Windows 10 operating system at Roosevelt Field in Garden City, New York. Microsoft (MSFT) knows that you love your i...

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IPhone sales slump in Q2, but Apple is still raking it in

It is likely that Apple and its investors will be hoping that Apple bucks this downward trend. Meanwhile Apple Mac sales rose from 4 million a year ago to 4.2 million (in line with analyst exp...

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SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center

SpaceX on Monday blasted off a secretive United States payload, known as NROL-76, marking the first military launch for the aerospace company headed by billionaire tycoon Elon Musk , various media r...

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When cyber-attacks become a matter of life and death

Shadow Brokers said that they obtained it from a secret NSA server. Experts are now urging Microsoft users to update their software. "If your software is not patched, you can exploit that user". M...

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Snap Inc (SNAP) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.26 EPS

Snap Inc (SNAP) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.26 EPS

The performance echoed slides in Facebook and Twitter after they posted debut scorecards following their IPOs. Snap faces intense competition in the social media realm, with many companies buildin...

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Sean Spicer Refuses to Answer Questions About Trump Tapes of Comey

Sean Spicer Refuses to Answer Questions About Trump Tapes of Comey

This was a decision based on the recommendations of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein (a sudden celebrity!) and his boss, the appalling Jeff Sessions - who isn't supposed to be involved with th...

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Thousands of computers crippled in worldwide cyberattack

Sixteen National Health Service (NHS) organizations in the United Kingdom have been hit , and some of those hospitals have canceled outpatient appointments and told people to avoid emergency depart...

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Izagirre benefits from Conti crash as Jungels retains Giro lead

Izagirre benefits from Conti crash as Jungels retains Giro lead

The Team Sky rider went into Sunday's stage second overall and was well placed heading into the day's final climb when he was sent sprawling on the tarmac. Obviously there's emotion but my role here i...

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Of the 48 affected NHS England hospitals, six remain unoperational

Of the 48 affected NHS England hospitals, six remain unoperational

Most NHS computers are expected to be operational by Monday, the minister added. But according to the AP this morning, things are already getting back to normal after the attack. In February 2016, t...

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What Will Fall's Windows 10 Update Bring?

Microsoft says that the Windows Store version of iTunes will be able to do everything the regular version does, including accessing the iTunes Store and Apple Music and supporting syncing for iPhones ...

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Wet Start To Mother's Day

Our next round of rain will hold off until late Monday night into Tuesday morning. Also, on Mother's Day you will notice it will be cooler, with highs struggling to him the upper 40s to low 50...

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Iran's reformist ex-president Khatami says re-elect Rouhani

Iran's reformist ex-president Khatami says re-elect Rouhani

It is yet to be seen if Khatami does the same in this election to the reformist First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri, who is running alongside Rouhani. But I have changed my mind. Official have sai...

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South Africa win France Sevens - and series

In the second quarterfinal, England takes on U.S. at 8.50pm followed by South Africa versus Samoa at 9.12pm and in the last quarterfinal at 9.34pm New Zealand faces hosts France. Jamie Farndale had th...

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Nations grapple with huge cyberattack, but more's coming

Nations grapple with huge cyberattack, but more's coming

It was leaked past year by a group called the Shadow Brokers , and Microsoft issued a patch to fix the vulnerability. As not all ransomware provides this timer countdown, said the team, the WannaCr...

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MI researcher who helped stop cyberattack anxious

MI researcher who helped stop cyberattack anxious

State agencies and major companies around the world were left reeling by the attacks which blocked access to files and demanded ransom money, forcing shutdowns of computer systems. Hundreds of hospi...

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Trump threatens Comey: 'Better hope' there are no tapes of our conversations

When the White House's defense of the move failed to meet his ever-changing expectations, Trump tried to take over himself. But he wound up creating new headaches for the White House, including with a...

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