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by | May 13, 2017 | 17:52

The Shadow Brokers released Eternal Blue as part of a trove of hacking tools that they said belonged to the United States spy agency. The IT systems of NHS sites across the country on Friday appear to have been simultaneously hit, with a pop-up message demanding a ransom in exchange for access to the PCs, the Guardian reported.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:21

Publisher Bethesda and developer id Software are opening the Quake Champions beta for everyone. The Tech Test will run for nine days straight from May 12 to May 21 where players can enjoy some fast-paced combat against each other with full access to the game's now available Champions and arenas.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:53

Located off the coast of Australia, this chain of islands is here to make your Hot Wheels fantasies come to life with loops, corkscrews, boost pads, high bank turns, half-pipes, insane jumps - and even mechanical dinosaurs! If you've grown a little tired of Forza Horizon 3's sandy dunes or, for that matter, the arctic conditions of its previous expansion Blizzard Mountain, don't take your foot off the gas just yet - a whole new way to play is ready and waiting for you.

by | May 13, 2017 | 15:20

In an statement released around 11:30 a.m. ET, the system's digital office said, "This attack was not specifically targeted at the NHS and is affecting organizations from across a range of sectors". The infections have disabled more than a dozen hospitals in the United Kingdom, Spain's largest telecom company and universities in Italy as well as some FedEx computers.

by | May 13, 2017 | 17:00

Known amongst the trusted name in the e-commerce industry, Amazon thrives on offering best deals on various Indian and worldwide brands along with quick deliveries and hassling free return policy. Over on the Samsung side of things, the Galaxy C7 Pro and On5 Pro have gotten Rs 4000 and Rs 750 skimmed off its cost to vend at Rs 25990 and Rs 7240, correspondingly.

by | May 13, 2017 | 16:18

So far, 16 NHS organizations reported cyber strikes, according to NHS Digital, the agency overseeing British hospital cybersecurity. Hospitals across the country have been forced to cancel and delay patient operations after a global cyberattack crippled computer systems.

by | May 13, 2017 | 14:18

The Stelvio and the Stelvio Ti, meanwhile, will go on sale this summer at your local Alfa Romeo dealership (if you have one nearby). The Alfa Romeo also benefits from a quick-shifting ZF eight-speed automatic, though it's the same unit used in the BMW and the Jaguar, albeit with different software programming.

by | May 13, 2017 | 14:25

Representatives from the Bowling Green-Warren County Habitat for Humanity say they are still reviewing applications for this particular home, but they hope to house around four new families this year. Toni Powell with the Coast Guard says it's nice to get out of the office and get her hands dirty for a good cause. The mother picked up her pink helmet and happily helped the all female crew build her soon to be home.

by | May 13, 2017 | 15:01

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by | May 13, 2017 | 14:33

Stade Francais' Jonathan Danty scores his side's second try . With defenders committed, Parisse flicked an extravagant offload behind his back to Jules Plisson, who passed nearly directly backwards to Danty, and the inside centre's pass wide to Jonathan Ross was scripted perfectly by May to collect possession on his own 22 and go 80m untouched to score the opening try in the 14th minute, Billy Burns converting to give Gloucester a somewhat surprise 7-0 lead without building a genuine ...

by | May 13, 2017 | 13:44

President Donald Trump wants to tighten an economic vise around the country and has even raised the possibility of military force. Supporters of the policy insist it had some successes, despite obviously failing to convince North Korea to abandon its nuclear ambitions, or even persuading it to stop murdering South Koreans.

by | May 13, 2017 | 13:44

They are lukewarm about the deployment of the US ABM system in South Korea and they would foster friendly ties with China. What is key is that there is no quick fix to this situation, nor is there any immediate danger from North Korea if it is left alone.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:20

Routine appointments had been cancelled and ambulances were being diverted to neighbouring hospitals . A "ransomware" attack on 16 health organisations in England and Scotland today plunged the NHS into chaos, with similar attacks affected Spanish telecom giant Telefonica and U.S.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:57

Visual Studio for Mac is a different codebase from Visual Studio on Windows, but the two products share things like the compiler and build infrastructure, enabling projects to be shared and co-developed between Mac and PC with no conversion or other hurdles to contend with.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:06

The Japanese manufacturer will use the artificial intelligence technology Nvidia Drive PX with the next generation Xavier processor of the computer giant. Google has been testing autonomous cars in Silicon valley while Ford has made many contracts with other companies to pursue making autonomous cars.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:39

USA authorities have said cyberattacks via ransomware are a growing problem, having previously hit entire computer networks at universities, businesses and hospitals. "Although the issue has now been addressed by Microsoft, the serious vulnerability revealed in Windows's built-in security service, Windows Defender, highlights the dangers of a monocultural approach to digital security".

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:18

Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaking about national security and foreign policy during a campaign stop at Chatham House in London, Friday May 12, 2017 . "I accept that military action, under worldwide law and as a genuine last resort, is in some circumstances necessary", he said. "I accept that military action, under worldwide law and as a genuine last resort, is in some circumstances necessary".

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:21

The company believes that the new Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will help rewrite "the future of computing" with key enhancements like a "unified design for cross-device experiences" and by allowing developers to experience their personal creativity in software development.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:01

The company's chief, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al-Maktoum noted events including Brexit, a series of terrorist attacks suffered by European countries and U.S. dnata handled almost 624,000 aircraft and 2.8 million tonnes of cargo, a 60 per cent and 38 per cent increase over 2015-16 respectively. RPK passenger traffic grew by 8.4 percent on an ASM capacity increase of 10.3 percent.

by | May 13, 2017 | 11:31

For the first time Microsoft sketched out its plans for the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update . This build, No. 16193 , is the first to come out since Microsoft shared the new official name of Redstone 3, which is Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:07

He "was recently released from ICE detention so he can attend his daughter's graduation", CNN affiliate KDVR reported. Hernandez's lawyer, Laura Lichter, said she thinks the 30 grandfathered people could be the last to get extensions under the new process, a last resort for immigrants facing deportation.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:01

Michy Batshuayi , flung on 15 minutes from time with the game goalless, scored the goal which claimed the trophy with Conte at the heart of the visitors' joyous celebrations out on the pitch, in front of their 2,773 travelling supporters, after the final whistle.

by | May 13, 2017 | 12:06

The features, which will be part of an upgrade for the computer operating system this fall, will let people sync different devices, Microsoft officials said in a briefing before they introduced the software. "There are new features to bring files and all your activities from separate device islands to a unified intelligent cloud", Belfiore continued. A feature called Timeline allows you to "jump back in time to find what you were working on" at any point in the past.

by | May 13, 2017 | 11:13

The Spanish energy ministry said it had "confirmation of various cyber-attacks targeting Spanish companies", adding that the attackers used ransomware, which blocks access to files until a ransom is paid. A CCG spokesman said: "The CCG remains operational despite the IT problems, our business continuity plans allow for some staff to work off site".

by | May 13, 2017 | 09:50

Windows 10 S has been streamlined to be able to run on low-end computers with lower hardware requirements and smaller install size. "Performance wise, it includes a 7th generation Intel Core processor, and Microsoft claims the laptop packs up to four more hours of battery life than a 13" MacBook Pro, at up to 14.5 hours.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:28

Office Suite is coming to Windows Store as well. Microsoft is looking to go to the top of the class with its new Surface Laptop, unveiled overnight in NY and featuring the new Windows 10S operating system, as the vendor looks to take on both Google's Chromebook and Apple's MacBook Pro.

by | May 13, 2017 | 08:22

Can Windows 10 S take a serious slice out of Google's share of the education market? According to Microsoft, it'll boot in just 15 seconds, and offer far more battery life than Windows 10 now chews. According to Extreme Tech , by locking these machines to the Windows Store is meant to ensure more consistent performance and improved battery life.

by | May 13, 2017 | 08:33

Images that were posted online of the NHS pop-up look almost identical to pop-up ransomware windows that hit Spain's Telefonica, a powerful attack that forced the large telecom to order employees to disconnect their computers from its network and to resort to an intercom system to relay messages, according to the Bleeping Computer website .

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:20

Shares of Apple (AAPL) were trading down slightly to $147.45 in afternoon trading on Wednesday, the day after the company reported 2017 second quarter results that missed on revenue but beat on earnings. Despite management's goal to double Services revenue by 2020 (revenue grew 18 per cent year-over-year to US$7.04 billion in Q3), investors remain focus on the iPhone .

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:08

The Barts Health group, which manages major central London hospitals including The Royal London and St Bartholomew's, said it had activated a major incident plan and had canceled routine appointments. The attack involved ransomware, a kind of malware that encrypts data and locks out the user. Thousands of students and faculty were unable to access their files as a result of the ransomware.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:11

The manager has two years to run on his £6.5m-a-season deal but Chelsea are expected to offer him improved terms following the team's startling success this term. Other concerns for Conte might be the fact that opponents have got used to his side's 3-4-3 formation and might be able to handle it better. "The most important thing is to win, not the money", he said.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:48

As noted by Neowin , until December 31st, 2017, Surface Laptop buyers will be able to upgrade from Windows 10 S to Windows 10 Pro for free. Featuring up to 16GB RAM and offering up to 512GB SSD the Surface Laptop comes with a 13.5-inch touchscreen and offers up to 14.5 hours of video playback.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:11

The 5-megapixel main camera located on the back panel of the handset is placed in the middle of a dual-LED flash setup, while the 5-megapixel sensor situated in the top-right corner of the device's front overlooks a single LED flash placed on the other side of the phone's top bezel.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:57

If you tap the image, Street View will open up to that location, showing an arrow in the direction you're meant to turn. While this can be helpful before you start your trip, it would be more useful if the picture popped up right before you had to make a turn so that you could see exactly where you needed to be heading.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:49

Players who purchased either the Deluxe or Super Deluxe editions of Andromeda receive some new freebies with this patch: two Nomad skins, a casual Pathfinder outfit, and an exclusive pack for multiplayer (offering "high" odds to get an ultra-rare item).