Sci-tech

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:15

That's not to say there's no good news for PC gamers holding out for Destiny 2 . Players can also expect to battle it out against new enemies. "With humanity on the brink, it's up to you to fight back and reclaim our world". Overnight a special Destiny 2 event was held in California, basically a full conference setup to introduce everyone to the sequel to one of the popular online shooters of recent times.

by | May 22, 2017 | 00:04

Obama said he granted Manning clemency because she "has served a tough prison sentence" and because "due process was carried out". Manning received a 35 year sentence for leaking thousands of classified documents and videos to Wikileaks, but former President Obama commuted 28 years of that sentence before leaving office.

by | May 21, 2017 | 23:33

Despite all the talk about Guided Games there was no actual information on the new Raid, and the beta was still described only as running "later this summer". There are new class powers too, including Dawnblade, the Titan's Sentinel, the not-Captain-America-shield, and the Arcstrider. Some have already made some speculations about what to expect from the big " Destiny 2 " reveal day.

by | May 21, 2017 | 22:36

One of the big new features coming to the Destiny universe for the first time is Clans. Destiny 2 will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and finally Windows PC. And I want to be totally clear: the game plays fantastically at 30, it always has. Titan is based on one of Saturn's moons, where Commander Zavala is regrouping at the hands of Ghaul.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:34

From a legal standpoint, that would mean that Mueller will focus not on the actions of the Russian government or allied hackers, but on the actions of Trump campaign officials who supposedly collaborated with them. He was insane, a real nut job, ' Trump said, according to the summary. "The takeaway I had is that everything he said is that you need to treat this investigation as if it may be a criminal investigation", Graham said.

by | May 21, 2017 | 21:15

Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired the first security review meeting in Gangtok with Chief Ministers of five states bordering China. He also said, due to perceptional differences, there have been transgression by the Chinese PLA in the past.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:05

Clarissa Williams said she's thankful she and her daughter get to see the circus one last time but anxious about the animals. The last show will begin at 7 p.m. 1841 - Phineas Taylor Barnum buys Scudder's American Museum in New York City and renames it Barnum's American Museum, which was something of a zoo, museum, lecture hall and freak show.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:24

The topics, including the Justice Department's decision to appoint Former FBI Director Robert Mueller as Special Counsel to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 election, overshadowed President Trump's third visit of the week from a foreign leader.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:52

South Korea's foreign ministry condemned the missile launch as "reckless and irresponsible", dashing the new South Korean government's hopes for peace. All 15 members of the U.N. Security Council, the world organization's most powerful body, this week called the launch a violation of existing sanctions and vowed to take new measures, including additional sanctions.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:06

March 25, 2017. One of the sources told CNN , "The family is thinking about a (public) memorial for fans, but is coping now with their loss and the funeral service". He reportedly missed lyrics and even whole verses of songs he'd been singing for decades. Cornell passed away on Wednesday evening (May 17). Cornell began his career in the Seattle rock scene.

by | May 21, 2017 | 15:27

All the Pre-Order customers for the PC version of the game will still have the access to game's Beta as planned. In another interview with PC Gamer , Bungie confirmed that there won't be dedicated servers for Destiny 2 on PC, because it's a "complicated typology".

by | May 21, 2017 | 13:07

Touch panel maker TPK Holdings quoted that the 3D Touch components for the iPhone 8's OLED display will cost $18 to $22. The quote is allegedly $18-22 United States dollars, 150% higher than the cost of manufacturing the 3D Touch solution for current generation devices, reports the Economic Daily News via DigiTimes .

by | May 21, 2017 | 12:11

The news is surprising since the platform has until now been catering to only games from Blizzard. "Destiny's simulation, like we have more AI, more monsters in an environment with physically simulated vehicles and characters and projectiles, and it's part of the Destiny magic, like that, like 30 seocnds of fun, like coming around a corner and throwing a grenade, popping a guy in the head, and then you add like 5, 6, 7 other players in a public event; that is incredibly intensive for ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 10:25

With this additional integration, it makes Google Assistant a lot more attractive than Amazon's Alexa which has yet to officially launch here in either app, or physical form with Echo making this move by Google a great way to capture some market share early.

by | May 21, 2017 | 10:55

The Android O's WiFi Aware gives users the functionality of transferring files via WiFi connection without the use of an actual Internet connection. "You don't think about your life as a reverse chronological set of photos in order", engineering director James Gallagher told The Verge .

by | May 21, 2017 | 06:34

This time it was in the form of so-called ransomware known as WannaCry or WannaCrypt that encrypts files on Windows computers and demands payment for the decryption code needed to unlock the data. The Russian central bank confirmed there were some isolated cases but they were dealt with quickly and recommendations to update any Windows software were twice issued to all banks in the wake of the attacks.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:14

Dukes said the most important lesson to be drawn from the ransomware was the need for enterprises to to keep their systems patched and up to date. Microsoft has blamed the USA government for creating the software code that was used by hackers to launch the cyber-attacks.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:06

On this occasion, the malicious software, also known as WCry, WannaCrypt , Wanna Decryptor and WanaCrypt0r, began exploiting a Microsoft Windows vulnerability that had been identified by the US National Security Agency ( NSA ), before being stolen by the Shadow Brokers group of hackers and leaked online.

by | May 21, 2017 | 02:25

Bungie held a livestream in which it revealed many details for Destiny 2. Today's gameplay reveal stream reached well over 400,000 concurrent viewers on Twitch at its peak, shattering the previous high set a reveal stream for the Destiny: The Taken King expansion back in 2015.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:53

So far experts are still trying to figure out the hackers or group responsible for this. More than 300,000 computers were infected by the WannaCry malware since Friday, locking down computers and robbing businesses and individuals of potentially important files.

by | May 21, 2017 | 00:58

More than 200,000 computers have been affected so far. And more local computer systems are expected to be hit . The Indonesian government is urging businesses to update computer security after two hospitals were affected by a "ransomware" cyberattack that has hit dozens of countries.

by | May 21, 2017 | 00:33

The regime declared the missile can carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead". Pyongyang is threatening a sixth nuclear test. Admiral Harry Harris, who heads the Pacific Command, spoke during a visit to Japan after North Korea's latest ballistic missile test raised further alarm over the pace of its weapons development.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:14

The cyber attack has been deemed as the biggest in history even as IT specialists suggest that the cyber criminals responsible have not made many monetary benefits. The assault infected computer networks around the world, its perpetrators unknown and its goal uncertain, although it may have been nothing more than an attempt to extract money from its victims.

by | May 20, 2017 | 22:43

Meanwhile, one of the new security features in Android O that Google revealed this week is created to let IT administrators enforce application scanning on Android devices. The text selection is very problematic on smart-phones as it consumes a lot of time. Selecting text on Android can be a bit tedious task, especially when you are trying to select an entire phrase.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:33

Britain's National Cyber Security Center has joined others in warning that more cases of "ransomware" attacks may come to light as a new work week starts Monday. The fix required users to update their operating systems. But the patches won't do any good for machines that have already been hit. Elliptic is already monitoring the funds in the three bitcoin accounts linked to the WannaCry cyberattack.

by | May 20, 2017 | 20:08

An armed guard walks through the Svalbard Global Seed Vault Monday Feb. 25, 2008 in Longyearbyen, Norway. The remote Arctic "doomsday" seed vault that houses some 800,000 vital crop seeds to be used in the event of a disaster suffered a water breach from melting permafrost due to soaring Arctic temperatures officials said Friday.

by | May 20, 2017 | 19:56

Those hit by WannaCry also failed to heed warnings previous year from Microsoft to disable a file sharing feature in Windows known as SMB, which a covert hacker group calling itself Shadow Brokers had claimed was used by NSA intelligence operatives to sneak into Windows PCs.

by | May 20, 2017 | 19:32

The device, launched in the United Kingdom past year , will be able to offer calls, hands-free, direct from the device to any number, initially in the USA, with plans to extend worldwide. It wouldn't be wrong to say that Google has become a part and parcel of any common man's life these days. Google just announced that it there are now 2 billion Android devices that are being used worldwide.

by | May 20, 2017 | 19:36

Perhaps the most significant feature is that Home users will be able to make hands-free phone calls, through the device. Strangely, that page is still listed as " Android Device Manager" in a Google Search for "google find my device ". "And Smart Text Selection improves copy and paste", the compnay said in a statement. "They specify what they want to order - Panera might even suggest some drinks they might want to go with that order - and then the user is able to complete that ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 20:03

Although the video teaser doesn't confirm much on the specification front, but it does confirm that the HTC U11 is coming with Edge Sense feature onboard. For the important specifics, the device sports a 5.5-inch screen with a Quad HD SuperLCD 5 display . One variant comprises 4GB RAM with 64GB of internal storage .

by | May 20, 2017 | 18:40

North Korea's ministry of state security said in May that the National Intelligence Service (NIS) conspired with the CIA to bribe a North Korean timber worker surnamed Kim in Russian Federation in June 2014 and turn him into a terrorist. and European security officials maintain it was too early to say who is behind the attack, they did not rule out North Korea as a suspect. In February previous year, however, North Korea expelled the last remaining South Koreans from the Kaesong joint ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 19:34

And it won't work at all if you've rebooted your computer since the WannaCry infection, or if you're running Windows 8, 8.1 or 10. Liran Eshel, chief executive of cloud storage provider CTERA Networks, said: "The attack shows how sophisticated ransomware has become, forcing even unaffected organisations to rethink strategies".

by | May 20, 2017 | 18:45

The White House was rocked by another bombshell when reports emerged that Trump said his firing of "nut job" Comey had relieved "great pressure" on him due to the investigation. "But I don't think that's what they're going to focus on". "They don't want to admit they have an issue in their back yard", said a U.S official familiar with the events, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive diplomacy.

by | May 20, 2017 | 16:50

In the gameplay video, we get to see different weapons, enemies and character abilities that players will face and use respectively in the upcoming game. A new feature was revealed during the livestream called " Guided Games ", which allows all players easier access to the game's "most challenging and rewarding activities".

by | May 20, 2017 | 13:52

In his research summary, Mr Guinet - who works for the Paris-based firm Quarkslab - said his software had only been tested to work under Windows XP. "This is not a flawless solution", Suiche said. The ransomware is very infectious, with more than 300,000 computers worldwide in 150 countries believed to have been hit - about half of which are in Russian Federation or China.