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Amazon.com Announces Alexa-Powered Echo Show

Amazon.com Announces Alexa-Powered Echo Show

Amazon announced Alexa calling and messaging on Tuesday, which allows you to place a call from any Alexa-enabled device - including smartphones, tablets and Amazon Echo units - to any other. The Echo...

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What is WannaCry? What does WannaCry ransomware do?

Employees found their files had been encrypted, no longer readable, with hackers demanding $300 in ransom to decode them or they'd be destroyed. Nine out of ten NHS organizations use antiquated co...

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BMW introduces the M240i M Performance Edition, limited to 750 units

BMW introduces the M240i M Performance Edition, limited to 750 units

There's a new front bumper with air inlets and massive splitter as well as new Orbit Gray finished 19-inch alloys - the M240i M Performance Edition models will only have 750 units with sales kicking o...

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Army Vet Arrested After Shooting Involving Dallas Uber Driver

Army Vet Arrested After Shooting Involving Dallas Uber Driver

The shooter - who was possibly suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - is in custody, according to authorities. Police said White pulled a gun, fired several rounds, hitting the driver. Poli...

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Hydrogen Group Plc (HYDG) Insider Acquires £37000 in Stock

Another trade for 8,252 shares valued at $695,881 was sold by GENDELL JEFFREY L ET AL. Avon Rubber plc (LON:AVON) has risen 6.39% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Citigroup maintained the sha...

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Global Cyber Attack: British Security Officials Warn of Weekday 'WannaCry' Spread

Global Cyber Attack: British Security Officials Warn of Weekday 'WannaCry' Spread

Mr Wallace said it was a "red herring" to focus exclusively on the Windows XP operating system as being vulnerable, saying the virus had also attacked both Windows 7 and 8.1. At Broomfield Hospital, p...

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MeitY activates preparedness and response mechanism to prevent \

MeitY activates preparedness and response mechanism to prevent \"WannaCry\"

Europol detectives are racing to crack the decryption software that is holding users' files hostage while also trying to trace the Bitcoins the hackers have demanded and track down any leads that can ...

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Amazon adds video calling with Echo Show

Amazon adds video calling with Echo Show

Like the Echo speakers, Echo Show includes Amazon's "far-field" microphones and noise canceling technology, allowing the device to pick up your commands from anywhere in the room. The Echo Show ...

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National Security Adviser McMaster holds White House briefing

National Security Adviser McMaster holds White House briefing

The intelligence committee meets Tuesday afternoon in a previously scheduled closed session, but senators on the panel say they expect Trump's meeting to Russian officials to be an issue that's raised...

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Could a huge MacBook refresh steal the show at WWDC 2017?

Could a huge MacBook refresh steal the show at WWDC 2017?

As per KGI Securities expert Ming-Chi Kuo, the MacBook Pro 2017 could have a 13-inch and 15-inch variations, all of which will keep running on Intel's Kaby Lake Processors. It has been nearly seven ye...

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

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

The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, January 11 with "Outperform". On Tuesday, April 19 the stock rating was maintained by Nomura with "Buy". Ishares Tr (IYF) was reduced too. Two res...

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No data lost in cyber attack on Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital

No data lost in cyber attack on Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital

The most disruptive cyber attack in the seven-decade history of Britain's national health service propelled a debate over state hospital funding to the centre of the election campaign on Monday. Mr ...

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Europol chief urges vigilance against increasing cyber attacks

Europol chief urges vigilance against increasing cyber attacks

The attacks exploited the computers because they were running outdated versions of Microsoft's Windows operating system. That quick thinking may have saved governments and companies millions of doll...

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Russian Federation responds to accusations:

Russian Federation responds to accusations: "No confidential information was leaked"

The intelligence behind the USA ban on laptops and other electronics is considered so highly classified that CNN , at the request of United States government officials, withheld key details from a ...

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Global ransomware attack appears to slow in US

While the NSA has not commented on either the WannaCry attack or Microsoft's response, Tom Bossert, President Trump's Homeland Security advisor discussed at Monday's daily White House press briefing...

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The WannaCry ransomware might have a link to North Korea

Nevertheless, governments across the world are investigating who was behind Friday's ransomware attack. Mehta, a University of British Columbia graduate who earlier worked with IBM Internet Security...

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

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

In China, the world's second-largest economy, energy giant PetroChina said payment systems at some of its petrol stations were hit, although it had been able to restore most of the systems. "Our resea...

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United Kingdom health minister: No second spike in cyber attacks is 'encouraging'

United Kingdom health minister: No second spike in cyber attacks is 'encouraging'

A hacking group called Shadow Brokers released the malware in April, claiming to have discovered the flaw from the NSA, Kaspersky said. The Shadow Brokers group, which is suspected of having ties to R...

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How to protect your PC after a weekend wave of cyber attacks

How to protect your PC after a weekend wave of cyber attacks

The attack, caused by ransomware , resulted in a widespread breakdown of the NHS. In a statement , the trust said that it will be running a reduced service on Monday and Tuesday. "It is important th...

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Global cyber attack to wreak more havoc

Global cyber attack to wreak more havoc

Some ransomware that encrypts files ups the stakes after a few days, demanding more money and threatening to delete files altogether. A message will appear onscreen with a ransom demand, countdown...

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Fears of renewed onslaught of global cyberattacks on Monday morning

Fears of renewed onslaught of global cyberattacks on Monday morning

At least 45 NHS organisations across England and Scotland were hit by the attack. Although there is no evidence that patient data was compromised, British Home Secretary Amber Rudd told the BBC th...

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Notifications are coming to Amazon Alexa

Notifications are coming to Amazon Alexa

Just as it sounds, the new feature is meant to improve the accuracy of its wake word detection scheme to reduce or eliminate false wakes caused by similar sounding words. Alexa will still start up and...

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Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to company

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to company

His startup, Jelly, was acquired by Pinterest in March. He said at the time that he wasn't required to stay on with Pinterest, so was available for new opportunities. "I realized in that moment that...

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'WannaCry' cyber attack: How to protect your computer

Europol executive director Rob Wainwright told Britain's ITV television on Sunday that the attack had been "unprecedented". "I'm anxious about how the numbers will continue to grow when people go to...

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Chelsea confirm victory parade to be held on May 28

Chelsea confirm victory parade to be held on May 28

Kurt Zouma's header from a corner somewhat fortuitously fell to his defensive partner and Terry was alert to poke the ball past Gomes from close range. A 4-0 win over West Brom in their third game sa...

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DocuSign Admits Data Breach That Led to Recent Spam Campaigns

DocuSign Admits Data Breach That Led to Recent Spam Campaigns

Electronic signature provider DocuSign has warned its customers of an uptick in phishing attacks after a hacker managed to access user email addresses by targeting the company itself. The company ha...

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The Newest Update for the Nintendo Switch Is Here

The Newest Update for the Nintendo Switch Is Here

However this was not the case - buyers were frustrated with having to input their details every time they wanted to make a purchase.Luckily today we have information via Nintendoeverything , that the...

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Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for governments

According to IE, what is interesting is that the programme had been stolen from the NSA by a group that called itself Shadow Broker. Cyber bad guys have spread ransomware, known as WannaCry, to comp...

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Zidane insists Madrid aren't taking La Liga triumph for granted

Zidane insists Madrid aren't taking La Liga triumph for granted

It's a long road. "La Liga is the title I have left to win, it would be a special one for me but I don't want to have to choose between wining La Liga or the Champions League", said Madrid defende...

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Pokemon Go 'Adventure Week' puts Rock-type Pokemon in the spotlight

Pokemon Go 'Adventure Week' puts Rock-type Pokemon in the spotlight

Starting this Thursday at 1:00 PM PT / 4:00 PM ET and lasting until May 25th, Niantic will host Adventure Week in celebration of the 15.8 billion kilometers that the Pokemon Go community has travele...

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