Sci-tech

Ian Poulter to compete at PGA Championship

That's when a clerical oversight - discovered by Brian Gay - saved him. A scan has revealed the back problem the 28-year-old Northern Irishman had at the Play...


Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs

This photo provided by Westinghouse Electronics shows a blend of streaming TV services and over-the-air channels on a Westinghouse TV. The Amazon Fire 4K TV p...


I'm not picking a fight with the banks: Australia Treasurer tells CNBC

Credit Suisse analysts estimated in a note on Wednesday that the levy would cost financial institutions around A$1.6 billion a year, or around 5 percent of the ...


Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA

Many workers, particularly in Asia, had logged off Friday before the malicious software, stolen from the United States government, began proliferating and attac...


Snowbirds cite need for additional training, cancel airshow appearances

The Snowbirds, in their iconic white, red and blue Tutor jets, have been entertaining airshow visitors in Canada and across the US since 1971. "Although we ar...


Windows 10 update appeals to iPhone users and makes video editing easier

Microsoft on Thursday took the wraps off its new Fluent Design System for Windows during day two of the Microsoft Build Conference. Windows recently a...


Huge cyberattack ebbs as investigators work to find culprits

A massive cyber-attack is impacting companies and computer users in over 150 countries! Sundararajan said that on Monday the government conferred with softwar...


WannaCry ransomware hits Chinese schools and government systems as attack slows down

While the map does not reflect the condition of every computer that was infected by the ransomware, it does provide a fair representation of the scope of the at...


What is ransomware and how can you protect yourself from it?

In China, many users can't access Microsoft's software patch to fix the vulnerability "because many Chinese computers run on pirated Microsoft operating sys...


At least one Australian firm hit by global cyber attack

The health service has been criticised for using the outdated Windows XP operating system to store digital information, despite security updates for the softwar...


We now know why narwhals have tusks

But as remarkable as these whales' tusks look, it has until recently been unknown exactly how they are used. Like dolphins and other whales, they're able to n...


Experts probe potential link of ransomware cyber attack to North Korea

That's right, the vulnerability that someone stole from the NSA may have been used to create a highly viral Windows virus that affected more than 300,000 comput...


Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' North Korea

An undated photo released 15 May 2017 by North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) showing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) viewing a missile, believed to be H...


Chrystia Freeland Praises Rex Tillerson's Work On Arctic Climate Change Declaration

President Donald Trump pledged to withdraw the USA from the 2015 Paris climate accord but has yet to make a formal decision. While Tillerson endorsed the Arct...


WannaCry Ransomware Gets Upgraded and This Time There Is No Kill Switch

Cisco Systems rose 2.8 per cent, making it the leading gainer in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which was up more than 100 points in afternoon trading, as in...


'I have the absolute right' to share info with Russia

The information did not directly reveal the source of the intelligence but intelligence officials tell CNN that there is concern that Russian Federation will ...


The HTC U 11 is official, it sends heavy in all areas!

It comes with Type C to 3.5mm adapter which makes the users not to worry about their old phones. The smartphone relies on a 3,000 mAh battery which according to...


Putin Plays The Piano, With Perhaps Unintentional Undertones

North Korea test-fires of a ground-to-ground ballistic missile. May 7, 2017 marks the fifth anniversary of the day when Vladimir Putin became Russian Presiden...


How to keep your PC safe from the massive ransomware attacks

Brad Smith , Microsoft president and chief legal officer, said: "We have seen vulnerabilities stored by the Central Intelligence Agency show up on WikiLeaks, ...


N Korea Missile Test Comes 'Very Close' to Threshold for US Retaliation

It was different because it flew high more than twelve hundred miles up, and more than 400 miles out, close to Russian Federation. Russian President Vladimir ...


Ubisoft announces Far Cry 5, The Crew 2, new Assassin's Creed

Ubisoft posted the first teaser for the new game today, uploading a new image for the series, while captioning it: " Are you ready for a hefty dose of new Far...


First look of Jr. NTR's 'Jai Lava Kusa' out on Friday

The production house of Jai Lava Kusa , NTR Arts , lashed out at the rumours and cleared all the air. However, they couldn't work as a team due to their dif...


Current Market Buzz: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Ford Motor Co. (F)

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)'s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 31.47. It has outperformed by 7.78% the S&P500. The stock has been ...


Popular South African actor killed by robbers in Johannesburg

Those who knew the 40-year-old have described him as a selfless man. "The two victims who were shot were trying to assist the other people in the pub who were b...


New South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit US next month

The announcement came a day after the North boasted a " successful " launch of the longest-range missile it has ever tested, sparking global alarm. Under the ...


Microsoft says WannaCrypt attack a wake-up call

A cyber security firm today said it has detected over 48,000 ransomware attack attempts in the country, with West Bengal witnessing the most incidents. Britai...


WannaCry Ransomware: What We Know Monday

In Russia, that same virus knocked thousands of computers offline at the Interior Ministry. Some computers at the city's main hospital were infected - but n...


NHS 'open for business' amid 'international manhunt' for cyber attackers

Ankush Johar, director at HumanFirewall.io a Phishing Protection Company pointed out that the many small and medium business in small towns also have been aff...


Questions Jeremy Hunt Must Answer On The NHS Ransomware Attack

And while Microsoft had already released a security update to patch the vulnerability one month earlier, the sequence of events fed speculation that the NSA h...


Cyber firms say looking at possible North Korea tie to ransomware attack

The apparently random attack, called "WannaCry," hit on Friday and spread like wildfire before a malware researcher identified as Marcus Hutchins was able to h...


Cyber attacks: How to protect yourself from hackers

Chinese state media reported that educational institutes were hit the hardest, with some 4,300 universities and schools impacted, according to figures release...


Government activates mechanism to prevent cyber attack

On Friday a number of agencies and businesses around the globe, including the U.K.'s National Health Service , were disrupted by the malware, which is estimate...


North Korea claims new missile can carry "large" nuke

President Donald Trump - who has in the past praised Kim as a young leader who " doesn't play games " - has repeatedly said that all options are on the table wh...


Asus Android 7.1.1 Nougat update out for ZenFone 3 Max

Alongside, the ZenFone 3 Deluxe (ZS550KL) is also receiving the update. In the meantime, users can also check for updates by tapping Settings About System Upda...


'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know so far

By afternoon on the US East Coast, new infections had fallen to the low hundreds of machines and continue to decline, Avast said. There are many theories, but i...