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Technology Microsoft just announced the next major Windows 10 update
Author: 0 Microsoft just announced the next major Windows 10 update

Microsoft previewed the update on Thursday in Seattle during its annual conference for applications developers . It is expected that the Fall Creators Update , will arrive in September this year. "The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will also see the magic of mixed reality brought to consumers around the world". Belfiore showed new copy and paste features in Microsoft Word while also striking through lines to delete them.

Technology Greek, Turkish Cypriots link arms across border for peace
Author: 0 Greek, Turkish Cypriots link arms across border for peace

It had been hoped that a second worldwide peace conference would be convened in Geneva in the coming weeks to finalise the details of the differences still outstanding. Eide said he will continue to meet with the leaders, who want talks to continue. But presidential elections in early 2018 in the south and the government's bid to explore for offshore oil and gas - a drive that is due to be launched on 13 July and which has been quick to draw the ire of Turkey - have both complicated the ...

Technology Europol chief urges vigilance against increasing cyber attacks
Author: 0 Europol chief urges vigilance against increasing cyber attacks

He said Europol and other agencies did not yet know who was behind the attack but "normally it is criminally minded and that is our first working theory for obvious reasons". The apparent chink in the NHS's defences led to criticism of the Government, with the Liberal Democrats demanding an inquiry. The anonymous specialist, known only as MalwareTech , issued a warning that hackers could upgrade the virus to remove the kill switch.

Technology Windows 10 gets more goodies with the Fall Creators Update
Author: 0 Windows 10 gets more goodies with the Fall Creators Update

The move to bring iTunes on Windows Store can prove significant for both firms given the past reluctance to make their respective services, like Microsoft Office, compatible with each other. This way, everyone using a Windows device will be able to syn it with their iPhones. Distributed through the Windows Store as a Universal Windows Application, Story Remix uses Artificial Intelligence and deep learning to organise and transform photos and videos into stories.

Technology Moto 360 2nd Generation receiving Android Wear 2.0
Author: 0 Moto 360 2nd Generation receiving Android Wear 2.0

On Thursday, the Motorola Support Twitter account stated the update would start rolling out to Motorola's second generation smartwatch "as early as today (May 25th)". Further, the addition of Google Assistant will help the user to get a better experience with the update. The Moto 360 Sport is very similar to the 2 Gen Moto 360 in terms of the hardware inside, with the key difference being the more rugged design that justifies its "Sport" moniker.

Technology Alec Baldwin set to return for 'The Boss Baby' sequel
Author: 0 Alec Baldwin set to return for 'The Boss Baby' sequel

Alec Baldwin is bringing his " Boss Baby " back to the big screen. The sequel to Dreamworks Animation's box office hit " Boss Baby " is already in works and the markers are planning to release it in March 2021. The film also featured the voice talents of Lisa Kudrow , Jimmy Kimmel , Steve Buscemi , and Tobey Maguire . The instant sibling rivalry must soon be put aside when Tim discovers that Boss Baby is actually a spy on a secret mission, and only he can help thwart a dastardly plot ...

Author: 0 Windows 10 build 14393.1230 is now available for PCs - here's what's new

According to a May report from AdDuplex , the Creators Update is running on only 18 percent of Windows 10 PCs. Note: We suggest you create a backup of your operating system prior to installing any Windows Updates. Addressed issue where, during a VM reset, the VM goes into Second Level Paging (SLP) even if there is enough balancer available memory on the host.

Technology No, Windows XP didn't fuel WannaCry
Author: 0 No, Windows XP didn't fuel WannaCry

Victims were even warned that their files would be destroyed within days if they did not pay up using Bitcoin, the world's biggest virtual currency. Researchers have finally been able to create a decryptor for the WannaCry ransomware that has affected more than 3,00,000 computers in 150 nations since its attack on computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system last Friday.

Author: 0 Nigeria, Libya exempted as OPEC extends cut for nine months

With over a dozen other countries expected to join the cartel's efforts, the agreement is likely to cut off about 2% of the world's oil supply through March 2018, extending a decision the OPEC-led coalition reached a year ago. The 14 OPEC Member Countries and 10 participating non-OPEC producing countries emphasized the importance of continuing efforts to stabilize the oil market in the interest of producers and consumers.

Author: 0 Zuckerberg tells Harvard we need a new social contract of equal opportunity

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the commencement address to Harvard University graduates on Thursday, during which he proposed an ambitious challenge: create a renewed sense of goal for the world. "When our parents graduated, the objective in their lives came through their work, their church, their community". Talking to the audience he said , "I had just launched this prank website Facemash, and the ad board wanted to "see me".

Technology Ubisoft Reveals New 'Far Cry 5' Trailer And Loads Of Details
Author: 0 Ubisoft Reveals New 'Far Cry 5' Trailer And Loads Of Details

Players will also be able to fly planes to engage cult forces in aerial battles across the county. A survival element is also promised, along with using weapons including guns, grenades, sledgehammers, and baseball bats. When you progress in Far Cry 5 you can make a number of allies and have them join your resistance force. The only thing going against Ubisoft is their well-established gameplay strategy that has been going on since Far Cry 3 .

Technology All The Details On Pippa Middleton And James Matthews' Wedding Reception
Author: 0 All The Details On Pippa Middleton And James Matthews' Wedding Reception

Pippa Middleton kept the fashion world guessing until the last minute when she got out of a classic Jaguar convertible wearing a custom-made wedding gown designed by Giles Deacon . She and hedge fund manager James Matthews are marrying at a church in rural England. In March Harry and Meghan became the centre of attention when they went to see his "wingman" Tom Inskip tie the knot with Lara Hughes-Young.

Technology Emmanuel Macron prepares to introduce new French government
Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron prepares to introduce new French government

Including the "thank you" at the end, the announcement of Philippe's appointment, delivered by the presidency's new secretary general, took just eight seconds. But Macron could also be anticipating a Republican wave, and hoping Philippe might still be a palatable choice as prime minister. But Merkel left the door open, saying that "from the German point of view, it's possible to change the treaty if it makes sense", while Macron also said that there was "no taboo" on this issue.

Technology Ransomware cyber attack hits Bangladesh too, 30 cases reported so far
Author: 0 Ransomware cyber attack hits Bangladesh too, 30 cases reported so far

Will banks and personal finances be affected? "Otherwise they're literally fighting the problems of the present with tools from the past", it said. In China, universities and other educational institutions were among the hardest hit , about 15 percent of the internet protocol addresses attacked, according to the official Xinhua News Agency.

Technology Apple reportedly developing a dedicated AI chip for the iPhone
Author: 0 Apple reportedly developing a dedicated AI chip for the iPhone

The chip is internally known as the Apple Neural Engine , and the same would help future Apple devices to handle tasks that would otherwise need human intelligence. Should Apple bring the chip out of testing and development, it would follow other semiconductor makers that have already introduced dedicated AI chips.

Technology 200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol
Author: 0 200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol

The US and Russian Federation were among scores of countries affected by the virus, which also hit a Nissan plant in the UK. The news came as health minister Jeremy Hunt confirmed that there had been no dreaded "second wave" of attacks following the initial assault last Friday.

Author: 0 Britain 'furious' over U.S. leaks on Manchester attack

The victims of the attack were still being identified on Wednesday, and pictures of British troops deployed in the central government district in Westminster, armed with assault rifles, dominated the news . All the previous arrests in the case were made in and around Manchester in north-west England where the bombing occurred. The concert had just ended, and the blast occurred in an area where parents were waiting for their children to exit the arena.

Technology White House: no evidence of Trump collusion with Moscow
Author: 0 White House: no evidence of Trump collusion with Moscow

That does not mean they suspect him of a crime or intend to charge him. Moscow has denied all allegations of interference. "I don't have sufficient information to make a determination whether or not such cooperation or complicity or collusion was taking place.

Author: 0 Over 98% of All WannaCry Victims Were Using Windows 7

New data by internet security company Kaspersky shows that Windows 7 - which runs on around 45 per cent of all machines - was the hardest hit by the attack. That was almost double the share of the newer Windows 10, which clocked in at 29%, and more than eight times that of Windows XP's 8%. According to the data, 60.35 percent devices running on Windows 7 x64 were hacked, followed by 31.72 percent on Windows 7, 3.67 percent on Windows 7 Home x64 Edition and 2.61 percent on ...

Author: 0 Apple will livestream WWDC on June 5

PT. Once added, you will be informed 15 minutes before the event that you should grab your popcorn (or coffee) and tune right in. Just like previous Apple live streams, you can stream the event on multiple devices, including the Apple TV, Mac, iPod touch, iPad Pro , and iPhone .

Author: 0 Far Cry 5 Trailer, Features, and Release Date Revealed by Ubisoft

Take a look at the trailer below... This time around, players will find themselves in Hope County, Montana , a small rural community caught in the grips of a militaristic doomsday cult's control, the Project at Eden's Gate . When you progress in Far Cry 5 you can make a number of allies and have them join your resistance force. There will be a map editor to create all-new playing fields.

Author: 0 Monster Hunter Announced For The Switch, Nintendo's Stock Soars

The Final Challengers, the first new iteration of Street Fighter II in almost 10 years, is now available for the Nintendo Switch console. The massive popularity of Monster Hunter XX has motivated Capcom to port the game over to the Switch, despite the title being 2 years old this year.

Author: 0 Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

The technology giant's Terry Myserson said the update was "designed to help you unlock creativity". Yeah, Ubuntu, Fedora, and openSUSE side-by-side in Windows 10 . Joe Belfiore said that the feature won't require developers to re-code their apps on either platform, although they can add value to this facility on the Windows platform in the future.

Technology Microsoft launches Xbox Game Pass
Author: 0 Microsoft launches Xbox Game Pass

Bothe of these games are part of the Xbox One Backward Compatibility program as well. The service will allow players to discover and download titles that they've always wanted to play or revisit old favourites. Gold subscribers can access the service now, while regular Xbox One users will be able to sign-up to the Xbox Game Pass from 1 June. Gears of War 1, 2 and 3 will also be available.

Author: 0 Roger Moore Dies at 89

Moore had appeared in five Bond films at that point, the most recent being Octopussy - so it was safe to say that young Marc was excited to see " James Bond " in the flesh. Not exactly a role many would think of for the most camp of all the Bond actors. "In real life, he was a genuine hero working as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for many years dedicating his life to alleviating the suffering of children all over the world".

Author: 0 Republican Wins Montana Race Despite Assault Charge

Almost 70 percent of votes in Montana were cast early - before the alleged assault took place. Montana voters are heading to the polls Thursday, Ma. What many had tried to paint as another referendum on President Trump and the Republicans took a last-minute turn when Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly attacking a journalist working on the campaign trail Wednesday.

Technology Ousted South Korean President To Stand Trial
Author: 0 Ousted South Korean President To Stand Trial

Park is being tried for bribery , abusing state power and leaking state secrets according to worldwide media reports. The first few minutes of Ms. Park's trial were televised. 1998: After years of avoiding the public eye, Park enters politics and wins a parliamentary seat amid public nostalgia for her father that erupted after South Korea was battered by the Asian financial crisis.

Technology Google Assistant arrives on Apple iPhone as battle with Siri heats up
Author: 0 Google Assistant arrives on Apple iPhone as battle with Siri heats up

But Google Lens is actually a lot more like Samsung's Bixby Vision, and provides general objective visual recognition. Although, it has added information about the current battery level and WiFi network connection. The company recently launched the Android O public beta. It'll live at top of the refreshed "My apps & games" screen where users see a list of available updates, installed apps, and apps that were installed but no longer on the device.

Author: 0 'WannaCry' shares code with Sony hack, raising possibility of N. Korea connection

Experts are questioning whether North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyberattack attack, saying it doesn't fit the pattern of previous hacks blamed on Pyongyang. "The North's WannaCry report is meant to stress the attack has nothing to do with it", a source well-versed in the North said. Kaspersky's researchers said this was the most "significant" clue to date about WannaCry's origins.

Technology Ex-CIA chief: Worries grew of Trump campaign contacts to Russian Federation
Author: 0 Ex-CIA chief: Worries grew of Trump campaign contacts to Russian Federation

The committee is also looking for ways to obtain documentation of Trump's conversations with top intelligence and law enforcement officials involved in a separate federal Russian Federation probe. "It should be clear to everyone Russian Federation brazenly interfered in our 2016 presidential election process and that they undertook these activities despite our strong protests and explicit warning that they do not do so", Brennan said.

Author: 0 Lib Dems call for review of pension tax relief

AJ Bell senior analyst Tom Selby says: "If there is to be reform to pension tax relief, it should be done in a measured way and agreed cross-party". The manifesto set out plans to set up an Office for Environmental Responsibility "to scrutinise the Government's efforts to meet its environmental targets", and reiterated the party's commitment to move towards a circular economy.

Author: 0 Suspected Manchester bomber's family members arrested in England, Libya

Police on Tuesday raided his house, using a controlled explosion to blast down the door. The bomber's father, Ramadan Abedi (also known as Abu Ismail), was also detained in Tripoli on Wednesday. Home Secretary Amber Rudd complained the leaks could cost police "the element of surprise" in their bid to prevent future attacks. At least 22 people , including children, have died, and nearly 60 others are injured.

Technology Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia' after Trump's Saudi visit
Author: 0 Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia' after Trump's Saudi visit

Rouhani, a pragmatist who won a new fresh mandate in a May 19 presidential election, also dismissed a summit Trump attended at the weekend in Saudi Arabia as a "ceremonial (event) that had no political value and will bear no results". Within hours of Trump's speech Rouhani's rivals were hitting at him hard, calling him responsible for Trump's attack, as well as for the diplomatic success of Saudi Arabia - Iran's regional archrival - in apparently uniting numerous Islamic nations against the ...

Technology Raspberry Pi Partners With CoderDojo To Accelerate Youth Coding
Author: 0 Raspberry Pi Partners With CoderDojo To Accelerate Youth Coding

This will be coupled with Raspberry Pi's pre-existing Code Club network, which the foundation originally merged with in 2015. That the Raspberry Pi Foundation and CoderDojo have made a decision to merge is something of a curve ball, but it does ultimately make sense given the complementary nature of their respective lines of work - they both help teach young minds the fundamentals of building technology products.

Author: 0 Trump expresses commitment to peace in West Asia

President Donald Trump's decision to visit the Western Wall, located in the heart of Jerusalem's Old City, was a historic one. You've been to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, one of the holiest sites of Christianity. Arab nations are closely watching Trump to see whether he is truly capable of becoming a mediator in the Middle East. President Donald Trump abandoned former President Barack Obama's policy of engagement toward Iran in favor of a tougher stance during his first ...

Technology Vietnam urges prevention of WannaCry ransomware
Author: 0 Vietnam urges prevention of WannaCry ransomware

But since Friday, much else has been learned. But unlike most ransomware, WannaCry has no process to uniquely identify which ransom payment is tied to which computer, Horowitz said. Shadow Brokers's identity still remains a mystery, albeit security experts think the group could be tied to the Russian government. According to the Associated Press, thousands of new cases were reported in Asia on Monday.

Author: 0 UK Police Resume Intelligence Sharing with US After Receiving Assurances

US President Donald Trump inaugurated the new headquarters during a ceremony on Thursday with other heads of state and government. But British ministers and security chiefs have been dismayed by leaks in the U.S. Libyan authorities have detained the alleged suicide bomber's father as well as a brother, sources in Libya have said. British authorities did not say the investigation had in fact been compromised by the leaks.

Author: 0 Trump Promises Crackdown On Leaks

Stoltenberg praised Trump's current USA budget proposal, with its increase in military spending, as "the strongest possible sign of commitment to our alliance". Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that joining the US -led anti-Islamic State coalition "will send a strong political message of NATO's commitment to the fight against terrorism and also improve our coordination within the coalition".

Author: 0 Manchester attack: Police 'not sharing information with US'

Critical is the highest threat level. Theresa May said she will tell Donald Trump that intelligence shared with the USA "must remain secure" in a sign of the United Kingdom authorities' anger at the repeated leaks of sensitive information to the media.

Technology Bungie addresses Destiny 2 dedicated servers concern
Author: 0 Bungie addresses Destiny 2 dedicated servers concern

According to Bungie's Weekly Update , Destiny 2: The Sequel will not have purely dedicated servers, instead using a hybrid of client and peer-to-peer tech. Did you have issues with Destiny 2's multiplayer plans? While many may be upset at the notion of leaving three years' worth of grinding and leveling behind, there is some consolation to players of the first Destiny as they will have the option to bring their class and subclass over to Destiny 2 as well as some character ...

Author: 0 Eight arrested till now in Manchester bombing

In an interview with the AP before his arrest, Ramadan said his 23-year-old son, Ismail, had been arrested Tuesday, as well. A source close to the family of the suspected suicide bomber Salman Abedi , a Manchester-born Briton of Libyan origin, meanwhile, said he had expressed a desire to avenge the killing of a friend in the English city previous year.

Technology Portugal wins Eurovision for the first time
Author: 0 Portugal wins Eurovision for the first time

In a grim reminder of the continued conflict in the east, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko cancelled his scheduled appearance at the competition after four civilians were killed in artillery attacks that Kiev blamed on the separatist rebels.

Author: 0 Malaise between Melania Trump and Pope Francis for a pizza story

Meeting the pope called for two coordinating black ensembles for Melania and Ivanka Trump . Francis's interpreter could be heard translating a comment by the pope to the first lady: "What do you give him to eat?" Having famously described climate change as a "hoax", Trump may learn important lessons from the Pope's writings, which he promised to read.

Author: 0 South Korea fires warning shots at North Korea after object crosses border

Mr Trump called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a "madman with nuclear weapons" during the April 29 phone call, according to a transcript of the conversation released by U.S. A defense source said the military fired more than 90 K-3 machine gun rounds, adding it may have been a drone. South Korea's military said the missile flew 500 km, reaching an altitude of 560 km, before landing off Japan's east coast and causing no damage.