• Microsoft says users are protected from alleged NSA malware
Microsoft says users are protected from alleged NSA malware

Say what you want about Microsoft, but the company stays on top of security. The "Shadow Brokers" is a group of anonymous hackers that published hacking tools used by the NSA a year ago. Calls and messages left with EastNets' offices in Dubai, London and NY were either not picked up or not immediately returned. Instead of sticking its head in...

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  • Game sales launch on Twitch
Game sales launch on Twitch

Games purchased through the service can be launched via the Twitch Desktop App , or in the case of Ubisoft games, through Uplay . It has many users and it is considered very successful. Partnered streamers also get to earn 5% from the sales originating from their pages, provided they've opted into the commerce programme. Giving its content creators...

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  • Google Photos Finally Adds Video Stabilization In v2.13
Google Photos Finally Adds Video Stabilization In v2.13

In the latest update Google Photos has brought in Video Stabilisation feature. Tap on it and it will start processing your video. Starting with the new and visible feature in the Photos v2.13 app on Android , the video stabilisation add-on.

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  • Inifiniti QX80 Monograph revealed
Inifiniti QX80 Monograph revealed

The SUV design originates from company's design studio in Atsugi, Japan, and illustrates how the design of INFINITI's QX80 could evolve. The forthcoming production version of the QX80 Monograph, which means a detailed study into a single area of expertise, will be aimed primarily at markets such as the U.S.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB initial stock sold out in Korea
Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB initial stock sold out in Korea

Yes, the company says that key features of Bixby which they demonstrated at the launch like visual search, ability to remind you of something, etc. will work during the global launch. But you won't be able to control the smartphone by voice, and that might be a huge letdown for some users. The Samsung Galaxy S8 should be a fantastic smartphon...

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  • Dridex Trojan Campaign Ravages with New Zero-Day
Dridex Trojan Campaign Ravages with New Zero-Day

Microsoft Office users should be careful of this zero-day exploit targeting Word documents by attaching a malicious document on their emails. It exploits a flaw in Windows' Object Linking and Embedding ( OLE ), an important feature of Office, which lets users embed or link to other Office documents, like spreadsheets or charts.

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  • Burger King's New Ad Will Hijack Your Google Home
Burger King's New Ad Will Hijack Your Google Home

It said: "The Whopper is a burger, consisting of a flame-grilled patty made with 100% beef with no preservatives or fillers, topped with sliced tomatoes, onions, lettuce, pickles, ketchup, and mayonnaise, served on a sesame-seed bun". Burger King's ploy is a unique way to engage a TV audience, but consumers don't like it when their smart assistants...

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  • New Burger King Ad Triggers Google Home Speakers, Android Phones
New Burger King Ad Triggers Google Home Speakers, Android Phones

Here's the ad, and if you want to experience it fully, we suggest you turn your volume up so that Google Home - or your Pixel, for that matter - is triggered. Burger King's new ad is an interesting and very modern commercial, even if it only briefly worked as intended. For nearly a decade, Wikipedia's page for the Whopper began with more or less th...

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  • Hillary Reveals Reasons Why She Lost The Election
Hillary Reveals Reasons Why She Lost The Election

Clinton helped turn Harris County blue last November despite under-performing national expectations, defeating Trump by more than 12 points and carrying local Democrats with her. "[They] had not a clue what that meant; they had no idea. They don't know what to do, and I do admit that was somewhat gratifying". Hours before the attack, Clinton call...

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  • Comedian Louis C.K. calls Trump a 'lying sack of s
Comedian Louis C.K. calls Trump a 'lying sack of s

He joked that if Trump walked into a room and said that he was walking before C.K.'s very eyes, he wouldn't believe it. The comedian expressed, "I regret saying it - it doesn't mean it's not true". That's somebody who just they just lie, they like it, he likes it. "I just wish that he would". "And then I said they were liars, '" the comedian said.

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  • Israeli opposition delays poll over clash with Britney concert
Israeli opposition delays poll over clash with Britney concert

Although the wording was careful not to name the event in question, it is referring to the U.S. superstar's first ever concert in Isreal, which is part of her 2017 World Tour. A Labor Party spokesperson told The Times of Israel that the decision would "make it easier for people to reach polling stations" and admitted that officials had experien...

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  • Moto G5 smartphone launched in India
Moto G5 smartphone launched in India

The Moto G5 was launched today at a press event at 12:15pm. To review and based on the images available, this one features and oval-shaped fingerprint sensor, flash support, trademark Moto logo at the back panel, antenna lines, all-metal design, and an XT1801 model number.

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  • AOL plus Yahoo to equal new Oath after Verizon sale
AOL plus Yahoo to equal new Oath after Verizon sale

And to be fair, the blue balls in question are a large colon that comes after the name of the new firm, and before the words "A Verizon company". Although the Yahoo-Verizon deal is expected to be made final this summer, it could be made official as soon as this month.

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  • We Happy Few is getting a movie adaptation
We Happy Few is getting a movie adaptation

It doesn't sound like the project is very far along at present. Variety reported today that We Happy Few is going to get a movie adaptation. "[dj2] approached us enthusiastically with really solid ideas about how to adapt our game to film while retaining its menace, dark humour, and central themes", Compulsion's head developer Guillaume Prov...

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  • What the death of broadband privacy rules means
What the death of broadband privacy rules means

If you like to browse the internet, some consumer groups say get ready for your service provider to spy on you and then sell your data for its own profit. Undoing the FCC regulation leaves people's online information in a murky area. Internet security experts like Paul Hager said there are some things people can do to protect their informatio...

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  • Gear up, Guardian: Bungie announces Destiny 2
Gear up, Guardian: Bungie announces Destiny 2

The decision to finally confirm Destiny 2 was probably based on the "accidental" photo of a Destiny 2 poster showing off what looks like new guardians in combat. But Bungie still needs to answer this one big question before heading to " Age of Triumph ", the game's final DLC expansion and Bungie's last big gift for Destiny fans .

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  • Ford says it will spend $295 million on two new recalls
Ford says it will spend $295 million on two new recalls

The company is alerting 230,000 owners of four 2013 through 2015 models, including Fusion mid-size cars, Escape SUVs, Fiesta ST subcompacts and Transit Connect vans with 1.6-Liter turbocharged engines. Ford has recalled almost 2.9 million cars for these faulty door latches since 2015. Ford is issuing a safety compliance recall for approximat...

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  • Ford Issues Four Recalls In North America, Over 442000 Vehicles Affected
Ford Issues Four Recalls In North America, Over 442000 Vehicles Affected

In North America it includes Escape SUVs from the 2014 model year, plus the 2014 and 2015 compact Fiesta ST, the 2013 and 2014 Fusion midsize auto and the 2013 through 2015 Transit Connect small van. Ford has also issued a recall for 111 2017 Ford Edge cars to fix windshield header welds. The recall number is 17809. Driving a auto that is on...

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  • Comcast to Expand Streaming Service Amid Cord-Cutting Trend
Comcast to Expand Streaming Service Amid Cord-Cutting Trend

Comcast, like many other cable TV operators, can carry networks such as CBS and AMC Networks within its coverage area, including its home base of Philadelphia, Chicago , Washington and Boston . Nonetheless, the fact that it is not likely to count against its subscribers' internet data caps gives it an upper hand against its competitors. The compa...

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  • How to watch Samsung Galaxy S8 launch live stream
How to watch Samsung Galaxy S8 launch live stream

Battery life will be a potential concern with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, which will sport 3000mAh and 3500mAh batteries respectively, which is no larger than the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge batteries, despite their bigger displays. Furthermore, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is said to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The screen ...

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  • Rihanna: Why She Refused To Watch Her 'Weird' 'Bates Motel' Sex Scene
Rihanna: Why She Refused To Watch Her 'Weird' 'Bates Motel' Sex Scene

Fans not only saw pop star Rihanna as she made her debut on US TV series Bates Motel this week, but they got to watch her watching it too. He said, "As part of the grand plan we always talked about having Marion Crane enter the world of our show during the final season".

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  • Google announces new ad policies after boycotts
Google announces new ad policies after boycotts

In a new blog post , Google's chief business officer, Philipp Schindler , "deeply apologized " to brands whose ads became associated with the hateful videos, and described the ways in which YouTube is seeking to give marketers more control and transparency.

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  • Akzo Nobel rejects $22 billion bid from PPG
Akzo Nobel rejects $22 billion bid from PPG

This is great news for the sector. The average 12 month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the a year ago is $111.89. Cadence Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of PPG Industries by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.57%.

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  • Alphabet Trots Out New Cloud Clients For Amazon, Microsoft To See
Alphabet Trots Out New Cloud Clients For Amazon, Microsoft To See

Google is also offering a new product called Cloud Dataprep - a serverless data preparation tool that helps to quickly ready data for immediate analysis or machine learning. Rackspace has announced a partnership with Google Cloud to become its first managed services support partner. In all likelihood, Google values Kaggle for its deep user ...

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  • Surprise! Lorde just released a new track, Liability
Surprise! Lorde just released a new track, Liability

The two songs sound equally heartbroken, with Liability's spare piano chords soundtracking the comedown to Green Light's manic synth-pop. The Kiwi singer songwriter released Green Light last week after giving fans several teasers and leading them on a treasure hunt through Auckland.

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  • FCC to investigate AT&T 911 outage
FCC to investigate AT&T 911 outage

Calling 911 for a non-emergency situation ties up important lifelines meant for people or property in immediate jeopardy or when there is a crime in progress. For some AT&T users the issue apparently manifested sporadically, while for others it was statewide. Although AT&T announced the resolution to the outage, the company has not provided an...

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  • Man Arrested Over Axe Attack At German Train Station, Several People Injured
Man Arrested Over Axe Attack At German Train Station, Several People Injured

Images shared on social media from the scene showed that the station had been cordoned off by police, and helicopters hovered overhead. "I helped her wound and called her father", she said. The rail station remained shut down, he added. "Station closed. I am in the train things look bad #police #terror". The station has since been evacuated wit...

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  • This is it: The 306hp 2017 Honda Civic Type R
This is it: The 306hp 2017 Honda Civic Type R

It stays true to the Civic Type R's heritage and offers something a little different from the ubiquity of AWD these days. Available only as a hatchback, the 2017 Honda Civic Type R will be the hottest Civic you can buy. The new Type R will compete with Golf R and Focus RS, and will arrive in Australian dealerships late this year. The Japanese h...

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  • Fitbit Leads Wearables Market Growth In Q4
Fitbit Leads Wearables Market Growth In Q4

The worldwide wearables market reached an all-time high in the last quarter, but there's some serious company pivoting going on, according to a new report. The quarter saw Fitbit dominate with 19.2 per cent of the market, whilst Xiaomi overtook Apple to second with 15.2 per cent. Apple sat in third with 13.6 per cent followed by Garmin (6.2 per cen...

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  • Bentley Bentayga Mulliner: The Priciest Among All The Luxury SUVs
Bentley Bentayga Mulliner: The Priciest Among All The Luxury SUVs

Nevertheless, hamper or no hamper, the Mulliner Bentayga will come with a 6-liter W12 engine, 600hp, 900NM of torque and a 0-100km/h time of just 4.0 seconds, ensuring that regardless of interior or exterior options, it remains the world's fastest and most powerful production SUV.

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  • Veteran D Streit traded twice, lands with Penguins
Veteran D Streit traded twice, lands with Penguins

This was Streit's fourth season with Philadelphia. Weal is eligible to play in the playoffs for the minor league side since he was sent down before the end of the trade deadline. The Flyers will make that push with newcomer Valtteri Filppula , a 32-year-old veteran center who is expected to replace Brayden Schenn as the Flyers' second-line center.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Live Images Leak Again Showing Carrier Variant
Samsung Galaxy S8 Live Images Leak Again Showing Carrier Variant

Now today, we have our first proper look at the Galaxy S8 itself thanks to a newly leaked image. Well, the rendered image doesn't show a home button. Though there are no physical buttons for navigating the OS, the leaked video has shown the fingerprint sensor which is located at the back beside the camera.

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  • Valve to Show New HTC Vive With Eye-Tracking Tech
Valve to Show New HTC Vive With Eye-Tracking Tech

The company says that the new VR headset will use SteamVR Tracking technology, and possibly be built on the OpenVR platform. This will be LG's second attempt at penetrating the virtual reality market. CNET reached out to LG and Valve for comment. In 2016, Valve made the technology accessible to all hardware manufacturers, who were keen on incorpo...

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  • MWC 2017: BlackBerry launches all new KeyOne smartphone: specs, features and price
MWC 2017: BlackBerry launches all new KeyOne smartphone: specs, features and price

The device also gets a "Boost" feature that will help turbo charge the device. Here is your first look as we go hands on with the BlackBerry KEYone! Blackberry is hoping its new phone, which is manufactured by TCL, will attract new users from the consumer market and not just from the enterprise market.

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  • Bharti Airtel's counter to Jio - ends all roaming charges within India
Bharti Airtel's counter to Jio - ends all roaming charges within India

Bharti Airtel offers global roaming packs with varying validity options, such as 1 day, 10 days, 30 days, etc. with free incoming calls/SMS, local and India calling minutes and texts, and data. "There will be no additional data charges on national roaming". These plans were later discontinued and replaced with the Rs 99 'Roaming Free Incoming Pla...

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