MICROSOFT MAY BE AIMING its new Surface Laptop at students, but it looks like only those with rich mummies and daddies will be able to buy one. Featuring a 13.5-inch edge-to-edge touchscreen made of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 , the Surface Laptop weighs in at 2.76 pounds and is 14.47 millimeters thick.
Russia's Interior Ministry acknowledged a ransomware attack on its computers. Researchers with security software maker Avast said they had observed 57,000 infections in 99 countries with Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan the top targets. Local experts on Saturday scrambled to ensure hospitals and other public facilities did not fall victim to the massive ransomware operation, which had seen patients turned away and operations cancelled in Britain.
A senior nurse with NHS Lanarkshire in Scotland posted a video on Twitter appealing to members of the public "to stay away from acute hospitals unless it's an absolute emergency situation" while its IT systems remain affected. In February 2016, the Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Centre in California said it had paid a $17,000 ransom to regain control of its computers from hackers.
Bossert, to determine what the government's response to these attacks will be, noted the Times. Also enjoying strong protection from liability over the cyber attack is the U.S. Do not click on links or download software you don't know anything about. Dame Fiona and the Care Quality Commission wrote to Mr Hunt to highlight a "lack of understanding of security issues", the newspaper said, and that "the external cyber threat is becoming a bigger consideration".
For a while Microsoft has played with the idea of releasing a remake of its classic strategy fighting game Phantom Dust , where the on-screen action melds with the mechanics of a competitive card game. We'll be sure to update this story once the game is available for download! Greenberg also later revealed via Twitter that the game will be free forever as 'a free gift to our unbelievable fans', and that players can expect 'some nice frame rate updates' alongside the re-master's ...
Security agencies are hunting for those behind a crippling cyber attack which has so far hit hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide, including at government agencies, factories and health services . Tech companies such as Microsoft also have a responsibility to be constantly on guard with cyber security-which also means constant updates on its software systems.
Atlantia's bid represents the second attempt to combine the two companies after they came close to creating a group more than 10 years ago that would have had a market capitalization of EUR25 billion. While the Italian company is now larger than Abertis, Atlantia's assets are concentrated in its domestic market. "We believe we have achieved this goal".
Ubisoft was also kind enough to allow players to auto level up to level 30 to start the new expansion. In an effort to restore order Unidad hires groups of undesirables including cartel members, veterans, mercenaries and criminals who form a new special unit called Los Extranjeros ordered to hunt down all American agents.
Video game develop ZeniMax Media is taking Samsung to court over its Gear VR headset, Cnet reported. The complaint goes on to say that "Samsung has used, and continues to utilize, ZeniMax's VR technology (or derivatives thereof) that was misappropriated by Oculus".
Our source indicates that Apple has hired 200 PhDs in the past year as part of the company's laser lock on improving and innovating in the health space with Apple Watch. While there are countless uses for this new category of device that places a smartphone on your wrist, one of the most popular is fitness monitoring and tracking, an intense area of focus for Apple.
The new update fixes the audio problem that persisted when Mac owners used USB headphones with their computers. Apple is officially rolling out the macOS 10.12.5 software update for all Mac users. All these software updates are mainly concentrated on fixing some annoying bugs in the Apple products. Both these updates bring quite a few bug fixes as well as a few new features.
Chase Headley stopped a 1-for-24 slide with a tiebreaking, bases-loaded triple off Chris Devenski in a six-run seventh inning, and NY rallied to beat the Houston Astros 11-6 Sunday in a doubleheader opener. The 14-time all-star helped guide the Yankees to seven World Series appearances and five world championships. New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (2) reacts after the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium.
In fact, the company had some exciting news on their next Windows 10 update , their Mixed Reality headsets and the progression of AI at the company. Microsoft Corp. Microsoft also released a preview of its SQL Server database for Linux around the same time. About 500 million devices are running the software, which was released in summer 2015.
Lister Hospital in Stevenage has been forced to shut down its computers after an alleged cyber attack. Raiu said it is not necessary that the hackers are connected with the ransomware attacks . South Korea's presidential Blue House office said nine cases of ransomware were found in the country, but did not provide details on where the cyberattacks were discovered.
The cricketer made her debut against South Africa at Bengaluru in 2014, but she did not have a great start, scoring just one run. The Indian openers broke the English duo Sarah Taylor and Caroline Atkins' record of 262 by 58 runs. Brief scores: Zimbabwe Women 113 in 40.2 overs (Modester Mupachikwa 29; Shabnim Ismail 4-14) lost to South Africa Women 114/3 in 21.2 overs (Andrie Steyn 22, Mignon du Preez 22*) by seven wickets.
At Germany's national Deutsche Bahn railroad, workers were labouring under "high pressure" on Monday to fix remaining glitches with train stations' electronic departure boards, a spokesman said. "Otherwise they're literally fighting the problems of the present with tools from the past", Smith wrote. "This attack is a powerful reminder that information technology basics like keeping computers current and patched are a high responsibility for everyone, and it's something every top executive ...
The sub 10,000 model will be accompanied by two other variant as well. As we mentioned, the Xiaomi Redmi 4X will be available in 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB inbuilt storage options, expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). It is expected that the Mi Home would be among the first few stores in India where buyers would be able to experience the newly launched Redmi 4 in person.
In the USA, "the list of victims is very small", a Department of Homeland Security official says in a background briefing, noting that it's still relatively early in the WannaCry attack. But the success of the attack shows that not enough people took advantage of the patch. "We have reached a turning point where it is not sustainable for governments to think they can retain vulnerabilities for very long", said Ari Schwartz, who oversaw technology security issues at the National Security ...
And while Microsoft said it had already released a security update to patch the vulnerability one month earlier, the sequence of events fed speculation that the NSA hadn't told the US tech giant about the security risk until after it had been stolen.
Both versions of the art book will hit stores October 24, 2017. As of the publishing of this article, Blizzard has yet to announce the existence of these new Overwatch art books, but the Amazon listings look pretty legit so we can pretty much guarantee that you'll be able to get your hands on these pricey art collections on October 24th.
Clapper, a former Air Force general and 53-year veteran of the intelligence community, condemned Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey in the midst of the bureau's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, calling it "very disturbing".
The official description of the trailer reads, "Power up and build the ultimate version of your favorite iconic DC characters and fight your way across an epic story mode, ever-changing Multiverse, and robust online multiplayer - all while earning rare and valuable gear to fully customize your characters".
More likely, though, is that at 7am the company will release a promotional video for the new phone, which you will be able to view on the above link. The official announcement is going to be made on May 16th and the latest report suggests that the HTC U 11 sales may begin soon after that.
Apple has issued some minor updates for its mobile and desktop operating systems, ahead of much larger overhauls at next months WWDC keynote. It doesn't appear that either bring new features beyond bug fixes and security improvements. You install the 41.7 MB update via the Watch app on your iPhone (in Watch Settings General Software Update ). The watch needs to be connected to a charger, in range of the iPhone, and charged to more than 50 percent.
Pyongyang's aggressive push to boost its weapons program also makes it one of the Trump administration's most urgent foreign policy worries, though Washington has struggled to settle on a policy. But he slammed the latest missile test as a " reckless provocation " and said dialogue would be possible "only if the North changes its attitude". There's also a political victory for North Korea.
The latest figures indicate that trade between the two had reached US$220 billion in 2014 while China's direct investment in Africa topped US$30 billion in the same year. About 50 Chinese state-owned enterprises have participated in almost 1,700 projects in countries along the new Silk Road routes over the past three years, the government says.
A computer security expert on Friday afternoon managed to blunt the attack, but Wainwright said the virus was changed over the weekend and could be poised to expand what he called an already "unprecedented" attack. "Mr. Fallon said the government had already identified cyberattacks as one of the three greatest threats to Britain's security, and had pledged nearly 2 and a half billion dollars to protect IT infrastructure".
The poster Kitty Cordero-Kolin, who frequents the DIY scene in Chicago , accused Hopkins of being a "known sexual predator" who has perpetrated multiple assaults, bullied other people in the queer community, and has made unwanted advances towards underage minors.
While Microsoft's own HoloLens costs A$4369 for the development edition and $7269 for the commercial suite, Acer and HP's headsets are much cheaper, costing US$299 for Acer's and US$329 for HPs. This feature is even created to work with Android and iOS phones and devices, according to The Verge . Hence, Microsoft has made a decision to add Suse, Ubuntu and Fedora to its Windows Store in order to attract programmers into using Windows 10 for its multifunctionality.
Microsoft on Sunday said a software vulnerability stolen from the U.S. National Security Agency has affected customers around the world, and described the spread of the WannaCrypt ransomware on Friday in many countries as yet another example of the problems caused by the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments.
WannaCry takes advantage of a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. Microsoft developed a patch for the vulnerability earlier this spring, after it was released by a hacker group online. When CNNTech first reported the Microsoft vulnerabilities leaked in April, Hickey said they were the "most damaging" he'd seen in several years, and warned that businesses would be most at risk.
The wait for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is over and it had a fantastic opening weekend. Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista and Karen Gillian star alongside Vin Diesel as the voice of baby Groot and Bradley Cooper as Rocket. But, Gunn has also revealed that the new movie - Vol. 2 - only takes place "a few months after" the first movie, meaning it happens roughly in 2014.
This strategic tie up between Meizu and Tatacliq.com is being seen as a significant move by company to explore a completely new market segment in India. Stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more info like this. The transparent layer of UV coating with its R-angle curved design makes it a ideal companion to offer exquisite looks and superior build quality.
The Bridgeway Capital Management Inc holds 3.43 million shares with $54.26 million value, up from 2.39M last quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 9,907 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $157,000 after buying an additional 2,775 shares in the last quarter.
AP says the Assistant will blend both voice and text input on iOS , therefore taking the best of what the Assistant on Android and Allo have to offer. According to fresh reports from 9to5Google, the search engine giant's next move with Google Allo could see them integrate the features if Google Duo into the former.