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Automatic Sharing update to Google Photos couldn't possibly end badly

Automatic Sharing update to Google Photos couldn't possibly end badly

Google announced that its Photos app is being used by more than 500 million monthly active users, up from the 200 million revealed a year ago. Based on your past use, Google Photos builds the recomm...

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Pelicans keeping Dell Demps, Alvin Gentry for next season

Pelicans keeping Dell Demps, Alvin Gentry for next season

The New Orleans Pelicans will retain Alvin Gentry as head coach and Dell Demps as general manager for the 17-18 season. Added owner Tom Benson: " Our organizational expectations and goals have not...

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WannaCrypt Ransomware Windows Patch: Microsoft Tells Government To Stop Hoarding Security Vulnerabilities

WannaCrypt Ransomware Windows Patch: Microsoft Tells Government To Stop Hoarding Security Vulnerabilities

The aggressive malware, dubbed WannaCrypt, utilized a previously reported vulnerability found within the Windows operating system produced by Microsoft . However, Hutchins and other security analys...

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Microsoft Blames Spy Agencies for Ransomware Disaster

Lenders, however, are confident that their systems will be able to withstand this ransomware attack because many are run on private networks and don't store data. RS Crum also verifies all wire trans...

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Celta Vigo vs. Real Madrid: Highlights and recap

Celta Vigo vs. Real Madrid: Highlights and recap

We are not going to relax. It's very simple, we're ready and we have two finals to play before the league finishes. Even though there is so much riding on his team producing the required result ag...

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WannaCry Malware Attacks Persist

However, he also said that another attack is likely to come out as hackers work around the fix he established. "By failing to support older versions of its operating system, the IT company provided ...

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World braces for more cyber attacks as work week begins

World braces for more cyber attacks as work week begins

The discovery caused Renault to temporary shut down their factories in France. The company had earlier rolled out a patch in April for the vulnerability exploited by WannaCry . The cyberattack has ...

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Cyber-Security Experts Fear the Progression Of 'WannaCry' Ransomware

The broadcaster reported that cyber-security firm Avast said it had seen 75,000 cases of the ransomware - known as WannaCry and variants of that name - around the world. Some ransomware that encrypt...

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Intel Core i9 benchmarks: Core i7-7920X with 12C/24T

The new lineup is set to rival AMD's upcoming Ryzen 9 "Threadripper" CPUs, which will feature similar specifications at potentially lower prices. The current HEDT platform runs on the Wellsburg X9...

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Microsoft warns: Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call

Microsoft warns: Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call

But the aftershocks have so far been mild. In Indonesia, two hospitals were affected by the attack. The malware includes an encryption package that automatically downloads itself to infected c...

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Israel Provided Intelligence President Trump Shared With Russians

The FBI concluded after an investigation a year ago that there were no grounds to pursue any charges against Clinton.Trump departs on Friday for his first overseas trip as president, travelling to S...

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Microsoft warns governments against stockpiling cyber weapons

Microsoft warns governments against stockpiling cyber weapons

Kerala, Kolkata hit The computers of two village panchayats in Kerala have been reportedly hit by WannaCry with messages pop-ups demanding $300 in virtual currency to unlock the files. "At the momen...

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Centre must ensure WhatsApp users are not 'entrapped'

Centre must ensure WhatsApp users are not 'entrapped'

We bet all of you must have seen the popup you get when you want to share something using WhatsApp . The company uses a public resource such as spectrum and performed a public function, she said, to ...

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Facebook Discloses Yet Another Ad-Measurement Glitch, Will Refund Affected Clients

Facebook Discloses Yet Another Ad-Measurement Glitch, Will Refund Affected Clients

Facebook has in the past revealed a number of errors in its tracking and measurement metrics. In contrast, this announcement by the company represents the first instance of an impact, albeit a small ...

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Microsoft slams the government for stockpiling software exploits

Microsoft slams the government for stockpiling software exploits

After the ransomware attack left several NHS services without access to patient data, as well as striking other computers across the globe, Microsoft made a decision to take the necessary actions ...

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Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames U.S. government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames U.S. government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

Our proactive network protection and advanced machine learning technologies provided real-time, zero-day, protection for all SEP and Norton customers when WannaCry was released last week. "So, I was...

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Claflin Sells 20000 Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock

Claflin Sells 20000 Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock

Barclays PLC reissued a "hold" rating and set a $9.00 price objective on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a report on Friday, January 20th. Rosenblatt Securities reaffirmed a buy rating and issue...

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LG to launch its first OLED smartphone V30 in September 2017

LG to launch its first OLED smartphone V30 in September 2017

According to sources, the upcoming V30, LG's largest-screen premium phone, is likely to come with an OLED screen in September, while the next flagship, tentatively called the G7, will follow suit ne...

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How $11 helped stop a global cyberattack

It said his $11 purchase of the name on Friday may have saved governments and companies around the world millions, slowing its spread before US -based computers were hit on a massive scale. Indeed, ...

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Leak May Reveal Details About Intel's Upcoming i9 Processors

Leak May Reveal Details About Intel's Upcoming i9 Processors

The race between to monopolizing processor giants in the industry of desktop computing might have its tables turned for Intel's favor with the Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X i9 variants. If this leaked roa...

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Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

Germany's national railway says departure and arrival display screens at its stations were affected Friday night, but there was no impact on train services. It also displays message to pay certain...

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Vertex Announces Integration with SAP S/4HANA Cloud, Enabling End-to-End Tax Functionality

Vertex Announces Integration with SAP S/4HANA Cloud, Enabling End-to-End Tax Functionality

For United VARs' member companies, this infrastructure helps them drive new revenue streams by adding a global cloud platform option to expand their portfolio of capabilities for a more comprehensiv...

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Volvo teams up with Google for Android integration

Volvo teams up with Google for Android integration

They will be able to use the features even when they leave their phone behind. Swedish luxury vehicle company Volvo Cars on partners with Google to develop the next generation of its award-winning i...

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Trump defends "absolute right" to share info with Russian Federation

The New York Times was first to report Israel was an intelligence source. Trump tweeted that he spoke with the Russians about "terrorism and airline flight safety", but said that he had an "absolu...

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Pulled Nokia teaser video hints at a dual-camera phone

Pulled Nokia teaser video hints at a dual-camera phone

The one on the extreme end features dual cameras, leading many to believe that it's the long-awaited flagship Nokia 9. The new one appears to have a dual camera setup on the rear with up and under len...

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The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?

The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?

If you are running a Windows machine and you haven't updated it yet, you should do so immediately. The worm only worked on older Windows computers which hadn't disabled legacy file-sharing. Basic prot...

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NSA hackers threatens sale of tech secrets

NSA hackers threatens sale of tech secrets

The group plans to sell more Equation exploits and cyberespionage data through a subscription-based service. The post indicated those who are willing can pay a monthly membership fee and how members w...

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Pak moves closer to China, hails controversial CPEC

Chinese president Xi Jinping. Xi said over the last three years China has invested more than $50 billion in Silk Road countries, and Chinese officials have branded the venture as a new form of globa...

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Tayside GP practices affected by NHS cyber-attack running as normal

Tayside GP practices affected by NHS cyber-attack running as normal

The statement said: "We can confirm that the radiology services affected by the national cyber-attack at Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital have been restored". The virus, which took contr...

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Moto C and C Plus: Smartphone essentials with rock-bottom pricing

The internal storage of the Moto C is 16GB while the memory of the phone is 8GB and is powered by 2350mAh battery capacity. The British unit of the Lenovo-owned company confirmed that the Moto C wil...

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