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Birthplace of grunge mourns 'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell

While a Detroit Free Press writer noted that in retrospect Cornell seemed "not mentally present" for the performance - which he ended with a song about dea...


Summer Reading Program Begins

The preschool, kindergarten and first graders will meet at 10 a.m. and the second, third and fourth graders will meet at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays through the month ...


Government seeks answers on cyber-attack

NHS Digital has recommended a number of measures for trusts to implement to protect themselves from cyber-attack after Friday saw trusts across the country targ...


AMD aims to outgun Nvidia's Pascal GPU with new Vega chip

As far as technical specs go, it comes equipped with 16GB of HBM2 memory and offers 1.5 times the FP32 performance and 3 times the FP16 performance of the Fur...


AMD updates GPU roadmap, announces Radeon Vega 'Frontier Edition'

Performance for FP16 compute is pegged at around 25 TFLOPS, while the all-important FP32 compute speed is around 13 TFLOPS. What's not been covered so far is, t...


China's banking regulator to step up protection after cyber attack

The US National Security Agency (NSA) should shoulder some blame for the attack, which targets vulnerabilities in Microsoft Corp systems and has infected some 3...


Google launches new app to find your lost phone

As part of the "Google Play" protect, the company also launched "Find My Device" that allows users to locate, ring, lock and erase your Android devices, table...


Ryan: Special Counsel Is 'Perfectly Appropriate' In Russia Probe

The comments were seen as a sign that the Republican Party is standing by the president. "What we don't do is try to meet the facts in some 24 hour-news cycle...


Facebook Messenger Home Screen Gets a Makeover

Facebook is making a series of changes to its Messenger platform that are focused on improving its navigability. Okay, so the first major change is the introd...


Inmate who lived upstanding life after he was mistakenly freed wins release

He was a toddler when he came to South Florida from the Communist island during the 1980 Mariel boat lift. At first, Jasmine Lima-Marin did not want to tell h...


Google I/O conference opens, product announcements expected

On the search front, the Google Assistant is being continually improved to mine not only web-based data, but personal storage and location awareness. Google ...


New Life Is Strange Game Officially Announced

Dontnod adds that it needs "a bit more time" before the dev is ready to reveal the new Life is odd. To celebrate, developer DONTNOD took to YouTube to share som...


Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack

But since 3pm yesterday, only two hospitals remain on divert following the ransomware cyber-attack, down from seven. The NHS announced on Monday that it was...


Another OnePlus 5 teaser is out; Analyst confirms 8GB RAM

The Chinese smartphone maker has exclusively shared information on their next flagship device with The Verge , who reports that it is expected to release s...


Google partners HTC and Lenovo to create standalone VR headset platform

The best VR devices on the market are usually either tethered to a PC, like HTC Vive , or require a smartphone to be inserted into the device such as Samsung G...


African teenager allegedly held captive and used as sex slave in Sydney

A Sydney schoolgirl was rescued from the basement of the home of a convicted killer after the American man allegedly lured her on the social media app Snapchat ...


Car Companies Settle Takata Airbag Lawsuit for $553 Million

Takata's air bag inflators can explode with too much force, hurling shrapnel into drivers and passengers. The inflators are blamed for at least 16 deaths worldw...


Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.89 Billion

Vaughan David Inc Il stated it has 0.89% in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). Finally, Bruderman Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in Colgate-Palmolive ...


Google shifts mobile focus to apps and digital assistant

On the developer side of things, Google has introduced a brand new " release dashboard ". As with every new version of Android , we are getting a bunch of ...


Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday formally invited fired FBI Director James Comey to testify, and asked FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe for any...


Zomato's 1.7 crore user records hacked

There is a clear possibility that they will be converting the hashed password into the original ones, as the rehashing process can easily convert back the hashe...


OnePlus Teams Up With DxOMark for OnePlus 5 Camera

The company also consults with camera companies as well as smartphone and tablet makers. Interestingly, the newly leaked image is different from the live im...


Microsoft Expands Azure Global Footprint with Two New Datacenters Planned for Africa

Microsoft has officially announced that it is building Azure datacentres in Cape Town and Johannesburg, which will come online in 2018. Previously companies i...


Google Assistant Announced for iOS Release Later Today

These days, it's not unusual to find tech giants and their plucky startup rivals copying each other's tools and features - sometimes improving on them and somet...


WannaCry ransomware possibly linked to North Korea

Security researchers investigating the massive cyberattack campaign that sparked havoc in computer systems worldwide have reported signs of a possible North K...


Classic cars return for new F1 game

The development studio has not yet commented on what new features will be included in this year's edition, but did state that the day-one edition will feature t...


Shadow Brokers Planning To Cause Extra Damage With More Zero-Day Bugs

From the letter, it looks like group tried auctioning these hacking tools, but they didn't really find buyers for the same. This time around, however, the tools...


Liam Payne reveals 'internal battle' over baby Bear's name

Cheryl used the hashtag #StripThatDown, the name of Liam's forthcoming debut solo single, to show off his new personalised emoji. Multiple reports have suggest...


U.S. firm sparks bidding war for Australia's Fairfax Media

Hellman and Friedman's proposal is a higher than the prior the TPG Consortium bid to buy Fairfax's shares at $1.20 cash per share. The Fairfax board will in...


Cyber attack: 200000 victims hit in 150 countries

Cybersecurity firm Avast said it had identified more than 75,000 ransomware attacks in 99 countries on Friday, making it one of the broadest and most damaging...


Trump and Erdogan Push Past Differences to Reaffirm 'Great Relationship'

Following the White House meeting, Erdogan met with a group of USA businessmen at the Turkish Ambassador's residence across from Sheridan Circle , where anothe...


Cyber attack 'could come back this morning' as people return to work

The list of institutions affected has grown as more become aware of hacks and variants of the virus spread. "Hundreds of thousands" of Chinese computers at al...


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

Google is making the announcement in California on Wednesday at its annual conference for app developers . Despite those efforts, Google admitted that half o...


Experts See Possible North Korea Links to Global Cyberattack

Neel Mehta, a security researcher from Google first pointed and posted the evidence (similar code) used by the hackers behind WannaCry attack and Lazarus Group,...


KKR win toss, opt to bat against Sunrisers in IPL Eliminator

Mumbai. already through to the playoffs, took the opportunity to rest some key men as they made six changes. "A lot of credit needs to go to the bowlers. Firs...