• Ransomware Using Leaked Exploit in Massive Cyber-Attack Across Europe
Ransomware Using Leaked Exploit in Massive Cyber-Attack Across Europe

All Russian branches of Home Credit consumer lender are closed because of a cyber attack , an employee of a Home Credit call centre in Russia said . The onslaught of ransomware attacks may be the "new normal", said Mark Graff, the chief executive of Tellagraff, a cybersecurity company. It has dubbed the new software NotPetya .

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  • Microsoft's Phil Spencer Says Xbox One X Is Compatible With VR
Microsoft's Phil Spencer Says Xbox One X Is Compatible With VR

Even if the prospect of talking about vapor chambers doesn't get you excited, it's still pretty fascinating to watch an Xbox One be built up starting with the Scorpio engine chip. "We're focusing on Xbox One S and Xbox One X and the games you're going to play", Spencer said. He said it was partly because it is more hard to tie up rights issue...

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  • Amazon patent shows drone delivery 'beehives'
Amazon patent shows drone delivery 'beehives'

The online retail giant has filed a patent application for a "multi-level fulfillment center" - and it basically looks like a massive cylindrical tower filled with docking bays. While Amazon has not said when, or if, it plans to create the hives, the patent suggests that they could be used in "downtown districts" or "urban areas" where there is lit...

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  • Should You Buy BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) On Current Analyst Views?
Should You Buy BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) On Current Analyst Views?

The PEG ratio is used to determine a stock's value while taking the company's earnings growth into account, and is considered to provide a more complete picture than the P/E ratio. If you are reading this piece of content on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of US & global copyright & trademark legislation.

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  • Chernobyl nuclear plant's radiation monitoring hit by cyber attack
Chernobyl nuclear plant's radiation monitoring hit by cyber attack

He says that despite its appearance as a ransomware hack, he believes the attack is actually the work of Russian agents who are waging a type of hybrid warfare to try to destabilize Ukraine. WannaCry was based on exploits stolen from the National Security Agency - including a program called EternalBlue, which exploited a Microsoft vulnerability.

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  • 'Assassin's Creed Rebellion' Is an Upcoming Strategy RPG Where You Collect Assassins
'Assassin's Creed Rebellion' Is an Upcoming Strategy RPG Where You Collect Assassins

Titled Assassin's Creed: Rebellion , the mobile game will look nothing like any Assassin's Creed you've experienced before on consoles thanks to a new, more mobile friendly aesthetic. However, there should be several new ones also for players to send on missions. Once you build up your base, you'll be able to send out your Assassins on missions.

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  • Moto E4, Nokia 6 & Others Join Amazon Prime Exclusives
Moto E4, Nokia 6 & Others Join Amazon Prime Exclusives

It sports a 5.5-inch FHD display, a Snapdragon 430 processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of RAM, near stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat, a fingerprint scanner, and a 16MP rear camera. The A30 Plus has a similar configuration as the A50, with a few notable changes: it has a 5.5-inch 720p screen, and a slightly larger 3000mAh battery.

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  • The best (and worst) of iOS 11
The best (and worst) of iOS 11

Hence, for the first time in the history of tvOS, Apple has included tvOS 11 in its Public Beta Software Program , according to Redmond Pie . Each device has a different install file, so you'll have to choose the one that corresponds to your iPhone or iPad .

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  • EU slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine
EU slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine

While acknowledging that Google's strategy included a plan to make its shopping product better than anyone else's, she said that the way the company treated its rivals and "systematically" ranked its own service at or near the top of the rankings went beyond the normal scope of competition.

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  • EU Slaps Google With $2.72 Billion Fine After 7-Year Antitrust Case
EU Slaps Google With $2.72 Billion Fine After 7-Year Antitrust Case

The EU has two other investigations now open into Google's business practices in other services: one involving its Android operating system and another concerning its AdSense service. The penalty comes after the competition referee launched an investigation into Google Shopping seven years ago, amid complaints it gave the service a prominen...

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  • Grow Up Headlines July's Games with Gold Lineup
Grow Up Headlines July's Games with Gold Lineup

As soon as July starts, Gold subscribers will also be able to download Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days . Like usual, Microsoft has four games in its Xbox Live library this month. This indie title from 13AM Games will release on the Xbox One at the same time it hits Games with Gold . A multiplayer party game at heart, Runbow features a handful o...

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  • Child, 5, named as youngest victim of London tower block fire
Child, 5, named as youngest victim of London tower block fire

According to emerging reports , it has been discovered that the 17-storey headquarters of Cork County Council uses similar cladding to the one which had been installed in Grenfell Towers in London . Housing Minister Peter Tinley, who last week told Parliament there were no Housing Authority buildings with Grenfell-style cladding, this after...

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  • OnePlus 5 will receive an update with EIS for 4K video
OnePlus 5 will receive an update with EIS for 4K video

In an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session held on Reddit recently, an employee from OnePlus said that both the smartphones would be updated to Android O " within this year ". OnePlus' official forum noted that it is now rolling out the OxygenOS 4.5.2 OTA for OnePlus 5 globally. OnePlus is one among the OEM to release the Android 7.1.1 Nougat upda...

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  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered launches tomorrow
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered launches tomorrow

The Days of Summer event will also bring many unique limited edition summer items to the loot pools in both games, including new playable characters , weapon camos, emblems, calling cards, and more. As the name suggests, the game is an overhaul of 2007's Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare , incorporating a vast range of graphical upgrades, as wel...

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  • Police warn parents about dangers of Snapchat feature
Police warn parents about dangers of Snapchat feature

By zooming out while on the camera screen, a map pops up showing the location of yourself and all your friends. This is ideal for those who have friends on the app that they do not specifically know. They can choose to share only with friends or with no one at all. The New Hampshire Attorney General's website offers internet safety resources, i...

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  • The Senate health-care bill is about cutting Medicaid
The Senate health-care bill is about cutting Medicaid

Senate leadership attempted to write a more generous version of health care reform compared to the House-passed AHCA. That could win over unhappy moderates but risk alienating conservatives eager to curb federal spending. Ron Johnson has also "signaled" opposition to the procedural vote, while other senators including Shelley Moore Capito and Ma...

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  • Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion
Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion

Pride Festival-goers who showed up at the start of Saturday's event had the opportunity to rub elbows with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg . For years, Facebook's stated aim has been to "give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected", but now the social media giant is placing much greater emphasis on building communiti...

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  • European Union hits Google with record $2.7 billion antitrust fine
European Union hits Google with record $2.7 billion antitrust fine

And in July a year ago, the European Union investigated whether Google was restricting third parties from displaying search ads. Google is expected to appeal the decision. Despite the fact that her boss, the European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, is a former prime minister of Luxembourg, she has not shied away from pursuing...

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  • Takata Bankruptcy: Japanese Airbag Maker Files for Chapter 11 Protection
Takata Bankruptcy: Japanese Airbag Maker Files for Chapter 11 Protection

Staff members lead a shareholder to the venue of the annual shareholders' meeting of Japan's crisis-hit vehicle parts maker Takata in Tokyo on June 27, 2017, a day after the company filed for bankruptcy protection. The parts-maker is seeking protection under United States and Japanese law while its assets are on the market, and the likely buy...

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  • Microsoft Promises Next-Generation Security with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Microsoft Promises Next-Generation Security with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The company has now also built the Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET), which was previously available as a stand-alone tool, right into Windows 10. But Microsoft also will be adding some features to this next feature update to Windows 10 for Enterprise and Windows Server users, too. What the Redmond-based company is doing with thei...

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