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UN condemns North Korea missile launch, vows new sanctions

But experts immediately cast doubt on those claims, saying the missile's range looks long enough to reach U.S. military bases as far as Guam, a U.S. territory in the Western Pacific, but not as far as the U.S. "The ( United Nations ) Security Council has clear stipulations prohibiting DPRK from using ballistic missiles, and China opposes this as well", foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told a regular press briefing, using the initials of North Korea's official name.

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Amazon's 'Echo Show' is Alexa with a touchscreen

It has officially confirmed the price and specs of the Amazon Echo Show . You ask Alexa to call one of your contacts, and that person's Echo starts ringing. While the video calling feature isn't necessarily groundbreaking, it does open up a new realm of opportunity for the device and its mass market appeal.

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Nest 4K security camera tipped with 'smart features' like auto-zoom

This is still just a rumor, but one with a reported "confidence level" of 10 out of 10 . Sources say the camera will also be able to show a down-scaled 1080p full frame view for when you want to see the entire coverage area. Additionally, this new 4K Nest Cam is reportedly being created to only work indoors, but it will resemble the current design of the outdoor camera.

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Destiny 2: PS4 Pro "Couldn't Run" Game at 60fps

Moreover, it is expected that " Destiny 2 " will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and finally on PC. The Playstation 4 Pro is a console created to take full advantage of 4K resolution and 60 frames per second that many gamers wish for, especially with console.

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Blizzard Announces Overwatch Contenders; A Competitive League for Aspiring Pro Players

Blizzard stated in its announcement that the upcoming developmental " Overwatch League" will pave the way for organizations to check the gaming prowess of aspiring professional players for a potential slot in their respective eSports teams.

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Tories announce U-turn on social care plans

The Dilnot report recommended a cap on contributions of £72,000, which was scheduled to be introduced from 2020. "We will make sure there's an absolute limit on what people need to pay", she told supporters in Gresford, a village in north Wales.

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Nokia 3310 vs Darago 3310: Battle between original and clone

The Darago 3310 is a clone model for Nokia 3310 . The only difference between the Nokia and its clone is that the charging port is at the bottom of the Darago, while in Nokia is at the top. Both the feature phones don't have the front camera. It also features a battery of 1050mAh, which promises a talk time of 100 hours. But what's noticeable is its design, which seems to be inspired a lot from Nokia 3310.

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Dead IAS officer's kin meet UP CM, seek CBI probe

Expressing grief over the demise of the bureaucrat, Siddaramaiah said Tewari was working efficiently as commissioner of Food and Civil Supplies department. Upon the arrival of his downfall, while Singh went to play badminton at 6 a.m.at a Gomtinagar stadium, Tiwari ventured out for a morning walk. He cited media reports quoting Tiwari's family members as saying that many politicians and bureaucrats in Karnataka didn't like the IAS officer.

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Pirated, outdated operating systems contributes in global ransomware attack

Above-mentioned units are asked to closely watch out and prevent WannaCry from connecting to the servers as well as update the protection systems such as IDS/IPS, Firewall. Microsoft said the vulnerability doesn't exist within the latest version of Windows 10, but if you have an earlier version of Windows, you are encouraged to download the latest update on Microsoft's website .

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Microsoft elaborates upon Xbox One vs Project Scorpio frame rate parity policies

His answer, in this particular instance, was a definitive no. And the most recent rumor indicated that Microsoft was forcing Scorpio developers to make sure that the new device had the same frame rate as the Xbox One. The company has been marketing Project Scorpio for a while now as being the "most powerful console ever made", which naturally created a lot of hype and buzz around it from the very beginning.

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New wave of ransom threats seen in unprecedented attack

According to the agency, the cyberattack targeted 4,341 universities and educational institutions, and about 15 percent of internet protocol addresses stand hacked till date. Just such a stockpiled flaw was behind the rapaciousness and rapidity with which the WannaCry ransomware spread. Wannacry encrypts the files on infected Windows systems.

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Chelsea fans hope Batshuayi can make big impact next season

The game will be very hard. "I'm not talking about tactical game, I'm talking about motivation, right fire in ourselves, in our soul, in our heart". The former head of security at Federation Internationale de Football Association and ex INTERPOL sleuth said: "If the manipulation of play to create the substitution and honouring opportunity was officially sanctioned, no problem except that the sport bookmakers should have been warned and could have avoided losses".

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North Korea May Be Responsible For Global Cyberattack

However, Kaspersky researchers are confident, based on other forensic details, that the WannaCry code analyzed by Neel Mehta is the precursor to the virus that attacked systems around the world on Friday. "Since a July 2009 cyberattack by North Korea, they used the same method", Choi said. Since Friday, banks, hospitals and state agencies have been among the victims of hackers exploiting vulnerabilities in older versions of Microsoft computer operating systems and demanding payment in the ...

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Specs of Sony Xperia XZ1, XZ1 Compact and X1 Leak

Unlike the above the two devices, the Xperia X1 is a mid-range device. It comes with a 5-inch Full HD display, and we hope the company trims down the top and bottom bezels. As for the memory and the battery we would find the same specifications that the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact , that is to say, 4 GB RAM and a battery of 2.800mAh.

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Ford names James Hackett CEO as challenges mount

The company said Jim Hackett , who had overseen the Ford subsidiary that works on autonomous vehicles, would immediately take the reins from Fields. During his time with Steelcase , he predicted a shift away from cubicles and into open office plans. That strategy worked, but in the process, he cut thousands of jobs and moved some production to Mexico.

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Netanyahu says Jerusalem 'will always be Israel's capital'

Palestinians, who viewed Trump's victory with some trepidation, are said to have been pleasantly surprised by Trump's openness during a recent meeting with Abbas in Washington. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, speaking to reporters onboard Air Force One, said the U.S. could provide clarifications to Israel about the disclosure but said, "I don't know that there's anything to apologize for".

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed to Spring 2018

Rockstar's official statement indicates that the delay is due to Red Dead Redemption 2 being the first game developed by the company entirely for the current-generation of consoles. This is very frustrating and very unfortunate, but we'd be fooling ourselves if we didn't know that this was going to happen. Rockstar dropped seven new screenshots (see below) for Red Dead Redemption 2 , and still hasn't confirmed a PC version.

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Over 98% of All WannaCry Victims Were Using Windows 7

Microsoft still supports Windows 7 and regularly sends out security updates for the operating system. The Windows XP count, on the other hand, was "insignificant", the researchers said. (Restarting the computer could erase these prime numbers.) This ingenious little tool is based on Adrien Guinet's wannakey , which was created to recover Windows XP keys.

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About 37000 AT&T workers go on three-day strike

Communication Workers of America represents more than 150,000 AT&T workers. "They gave us a six-day notice and said, 'Hey, we're closing for two days and then we are going to reopen, but it's going to be owned by a different company and they've agreed to hire all of you guys on doing the exact same thing you're doing now, '" Davis recalled.

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Lawmaker says Louisiana officials should be 'lynched'

A MS politician has said he was wrong to call for Louisiana leaders to be lynched for removing Confederate monuments. A crane hoisted the statue of Confederate Gen. Oliver's Facebook feed shows that he has previously shared an image commemorating "Confederate Memorial Day", and shared another post celebrating his state's triumph in retaining a state flag containing confederate imagery.

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Nike's new Apple Watch bands match their sneaker counterparts

While Nike's announcement specifically states that the new bands are for Apple Watch Nike+, there's nothing about the new Day to Night bands that add functionality to the watch. Likewise, the company said these bands will be available through Apple retail store locations, various Apple authorized retailers, and Apple.com beginning in "early June".

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Apple begins charging fees for Apple Music trials in some countries

The company is charging newcomers 99 cents in Australia , 0.99 in Spain , and Fr. 0.99 in Switzerland . Cupertino continued to offer this free trial service until date but now seems to be monetising the same as well. She called the move "shocking, disappointing, and completely unlike this historically progressive and generous company", and urged Apple to "change this policy and change the minds of those in the music industry who will be deeply and gravely affected by this".

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Windows 7 hardest hit by WannaCry worm

The "ransomware", called WannaCry, has infected hundreds of thousands of computers since it appeared May 12. It uses a technique developed by Guinet that involves searching for prime numbers stored by the malware in the computer's memory in order to deduce the decryption key.

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 BOGO deal is weirdly competitive

The May security patch for the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A5 is around 155MB in size, the update is now available for the handset as an over the air update. Other than that, there are no other carvings at the back that could indicate a fingerprint scanner.

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Apple Blames Exploding Beats Headphone On Third-Party Batteries

It's not clear which model the victim was using, but some of the over-ear older Beats models required additional battery power to power the noise cancelling tech. According to Apple , the reason the headphones exploded was due to a faulty third-party battery and therefore is not in any way Apple's fault. "The headphones don't work without batteries, yet nowhere on the headphones - or their packaging - did it specify which brand of batteries should be used", she told the AP.

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Microsoft Executive Teases New Surface Pro Before Tuesday Announcement

It won't bear the Surface Pro 5 name if rumours are going to be accurate, but it will be a Surface Pro, and it'll still be the next-gen Surface Pro that's replacing the Surface Pro 4. The highly anticipated Microsoft device will be a refresh of last year's Microsoft Surface Pro 4. While the Surface Pro family of devices have been especially fine ultrabook replacement devices (with some exceptions) from the Surface Pro 3 onwards, the Surface Family has seemingly outgrown the need for a ...

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WannaCry Ransomware Spreads to 150 Countries With New Variations

Smith wrote in a blog post Sunday that the attack is an excellent object lesson in why governments stockpiling such vulnerabilities is such a problem. Brad Smith likened the WannaCry attack to the U.S. military having its Tomahawk missiles stolen. As I said, Microsoft sent out an update to their software after they discovered this flaw.

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Dish Customers Can Go Hands Free With Amazon's Alexa

The company just announced that you can now use Amazon Echo's Alexa to control any generation of a Hopper DVR or a Wally satellite receiver. "This marks the first time customers can use a media player to seamlessly access Dish Anywhere on any TV with an HDMI input, either at home or on the go", Dish said in another statement.

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North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test

South Korea said the missile flew about 500 kilometers (300 miles) from an area near Pukchang, in western North Korea. Kim said "with pride" that the Pukguksong-2 was a "very accurate" missile and a "successful strategic weapon", KCNA said, adding he "approved the deployment of this weapon system for action".

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Global cyber attack dying down, 104 countries affected

Updated windows 10 system are safe now as per the Microsoft latest update. Ransomware exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows software, first identified by the US National Security Agency. The spread of the original virus was inadvertently halted by a researcher who stumbled across a "kill switch" that was hard coded into the malware, thus enabling the creator to turn off the worm, presumably upon receipt of sufficient funds.

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Samsung to outdo HTC's squeezable phone with a stretchable display

This new screen will reportedly be able to bend in two directions, and can be stretched up to 12 millimeters when pressed without losing its image. Alongside the stretchable display, Samsung Display will also show off its glassless three-dimensional OLED at the conference.

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CREDIT SUISSE: The WannaCry ransomware attack could give Microsoft's stock a boost

Cyber bad guys have spread ransomware, known as WannaCry , to computers around the world. The ransomware virus, dubbed WannaCry , can encrypt all the files on a Windows PC and demands $300 worth of bitcoin, an untraceable digital currency widely used online, to unlock a user's data.

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 for Switch launches t

In addition to the above, DLC #4 will hit consoles this June with two new powerful characters: Fused Zamasu and SSGSS Vegito . Back in October of a year ago, Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 released for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. This wireless support will allow you to connect different consoles to the same network, allowing for a 6 player multi gameplay in the Dragon Ball universe.

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Russia's deputy FM tipped as ambassador to US

They are also the names of two long-running newspapers in Russian Federation. Trump sent out the tweets after a Washington Post story accused him of revealing highly classified information to Russian officials during last week's Oval Office meeting.

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Driver in Deadly Times Square Crash 'Heard Voices'

He's been charged with second-degree murder, aggravated vehicular homicide, and 20 counts attempted murder. Photographers snapped pictures of Rojas after he climbed from the wrecked vehicle and ran through the street before he was tackled by a group that included a ticket seller and a doorman at a nearby Planet Hollywood restaurant.


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