Security firm says Apple's made iOS 10 easier to crack

This mechanism, as it turns out, skips certain security checks that make their software, Phone Breaker 6.10, guess passwords 2,500 times faster compared with earlier Apple operating systems such as the iOS 9. This new vector of attack is specific t... More..

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Greek shipwreck bones can build ancient mariner's profile
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Greek shipwreck bones can build ancient mariner's profile

Archaeologists also discovered a sounding lead - a roughly bell-shaped lead object weighing 50 kg (110 pounds). The ship is thought to have sunk in the first century before Christ and historians have speculat...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Xbox One sales obliterated PS4 last week in the UK

The Xbox One S is now available in a 2 TB bundle, priced at $399. If you're so power conscious - if a big push for you is to reach a subset of the console market that really cares about performance - aren't you...More..

So How is Apple Music V2.0 Doing?
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

So How is Apple Music V2.0 Doing?

Apple have used their extensive wealth to nab exclusive releases from major artists like Frank Ocean, Taylor Swift and Drake. Apple Music has the highest incidence of customers who say they selected their provi...More..

Microsoft signs up Adobe for its Azure cloud computing services
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Microsoft signs up Adobe for its Azure cloud computing services

Shantanu Narayen, Adobe president and CEO, added: " Adobe and Microsoft will bring together the cloud horsepower and end to end capabilities brands need to design and deliver great digital experiences". "W...More..

Pujara is vital cog in India's wheel: Kumble
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Pujara is vital cog in India's wheel: Kumble

The talk about Pujara's strike rate came up during India's tour of the West Indies in July, which was revealed recently by Sandip Patil after he completed his tenure as chairman of selectors. "And we've seen ...More..

Goodwin: The Media Loves Hillary - And It Could Cost Her the Election
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Goodwin: The Media Loves Hillary - And It Could Cost Her the Election

One 46-second video shows Trump sniffing dozens of times during the debate . There are an estimated 115.6 million USA households with at least one television. This first of three presidential debates was w...More..

No Man's Sky Is Under Investigation By UK's Advertising Standards Authority
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

No Man's Sky Is Under Investigation By UK's Advertising Standards Authority

However, it did confirm that it reached out to developer Hello Games and Steam operator Valve in an attempt to get answers about No Man's Sky's advertisements on Steam . In the United Kingdom, the ASA ...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

First child born with DNA from three parents

A team of US -based doctors performed the procedure in Mexico for a Jordanian couple , who opted for the procedure to prevent their child from developing a fatal disease carried by his mother. This process w...More..

The Weeknd Commits Murder on Himself in the Dark 'Starboy' Video
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Weeknd Commits Murder on Himself in the Dark 'Starboy' Video

Today (September 28), the Canadian powerhouse has returned with visuals for the title track, which seems to illustrate a rebirth of sorts for The Weeknd . Daft Punk are mostly absent from the video, though th...More..

Bank of Japan Confident in a Japanese Economic Rebound
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Bank of Japan Confident in a Japanese Economic Rebound

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday that the Bank of Japan's new policy framework was meant to strengthen monetary policy and achieve its 2 percent inflation target at the earliest possible time....More..

CBS, Viacom controlling shareholder to call on companies to merge
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

CBS, Viacom controlling shareholder to call on companies to merge

National Amusements, which is controlled by Sumner Redstone and has almost 80% voting stakes in both companies, is preparing a letter it plans to send to the boards as soon as this week, one of the people said....More..

Appeals Court Hears Challenge To Obama Power-Plant Emissions Rule
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Appeals Court Hears Challenge To Obama Power-Plant Emissions Rule

Whoever loses the case is likely to appeal it to the U.S. Supreme Court. Judges like David Tatel, appointed by President Bill ClintonBill ClintonClinton calls Mark Cuban a "real billionaire" to swipe at Trump...More..

Live Twitter Reaction to the 2016 GOP Presidential Debate
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Live Twitter Reaction to the 2016 GOP Presidential Debate

Twitter's model, which has been tested in live streams of the Democratic and Republication National Conventions, as well as recent NFL games, includes a live feed of Twitter comments alongside the video stream....More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Giants center Richburg 1st NFL player ejected under new rule

So McAdoo clearly was trying to send a message on Monday when he publicly called out wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . for being a distraction during Sunday's 29-27 loss to the Redskins . The Giants were left ...More..

Mary J. Blige Serenades Hillary Clinton in Apple Music Interview
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Mary J. Blige Serenades Hillary Clinton in Apple Music Interview

The first clip is an odd gem that shows Blige singing police brutality-focused lyrics in front of Clinton. As Blige sings, bespectacled and feeling it, Clinton looks on very studiously before Blige grabs her ...More..

Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique

News broke today of what is believed to be the first baby created using a controversial genetic technique to avoid transmission of a potentially fatal genetic disease. Devastated by the loss of their two chil...More..

by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Charlotte residents denounce officials over police shooting

The gun recovered at the scene of the shooting had been stolen and later sold to Mr Scott, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police source said , though there was no official confirmation of this. Nothing says "quiet" l...More..

Roku expands streaming players with Express, Premiere models
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Roku expands streaming players with Express, Premiere models

Also notable, Roku is thus far the only streaming device manufacturer to join Comcast's Xfinity TV Partner Program, which aims to make it easier for devices to feature Comcast's TV Everywhere app by using ope...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Pippa Middleton's phone hacked, thousands of photos stolen

About 3,000 photos were reportedly stolen from the Duchess of Cambridge's sister's iCloud account, according to The Sun . He also revealed he wanted to offload the snaps within 48 hours. The family were greete...More..

China commissions world's largest radio telescope
by | Monday, September 26, 2016

China commissions world's largest radio telescope

It plans a permanent orbiting space station by 2020 and eventually a manned mission to the moon. A launch ceremony was held in Pingtang County, Guizhou, for the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope...More..

by | Monday, September 26, 2016

Tennessee rallies to halt 11-game skid against Florida

The Badgers (4-0, 1-0 Big Ten) were the better team in the first half and then outscored the Spartans 17-0 in the third quarter. That ended tonight. When Antonio Callaway made a critical mistake of fumbling...More..

by | Monday, September 26, 2016

New Aleppo bombing campaign signals end of Syria ceasefire

The pumping station supplying rebel-held parts of Aleppo was damaged on Thursday and subsequent strikes had made repairs impossible, Mr Dwyer said. The United States has laid the blame squarely on Russian Fed...More..

by | Monday, September 26, 2016

India to Ratify Paris Climate Agreement on October 2 - Prime Minister

The announcement by Modi for ratifying previous year s Paris agreement to limit greenhouse gases next Sunday to coincide with the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi was made in his address to BJP's National Co...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Yahoo facing lawsuits in the wake of massive data breach

The hack, announced on Thursday, took place in late 2014. Millions of Yahoo users may have had information stolen according to a recent investigation. A similar complaint filed in the U.S. District Court in...More..

Google Play Store now available for (some) Chromebooks on stable channel
by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Google Play Store now available for (some) Chromebooks on stable channel

Just to remind you, if you've just purchased a new Android device, the presence of the Google Play Store is a very important factor to the expansion of the app ecosystem and this update is a small token of appr...More..

GM, Canadian workers reach deal to avert strike
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

GM, Canadian workers reach deal to avert strike

Ratification votes for all workers in Oshawa, St. Catharines and Woodstock are set for Sunday. "The answer is yes", Dias said. Unifor has used its website to win support for its position in the negotiations...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

The Zuckerbergs have a new charitable goal: End all disease

The couple plans to work with scientists, doctors, engineers and universities to achieve their goal, in part by building tools and technology. "The Biohub will be the sinew that ties together these three inst...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

US stocks jump after Fed leaves interest rates unchanged

FLAT TIRE: CarMax lost $1.86, or 3.3 percent, to $53.95 after the used auto dealership reported weaker than expected sales. Adobe also reported solid third-quarter results. The ruling boosted dividend-paying co...More..

Brad Pitt under investigation for child abuse
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Brad Pitt under investigation for child abuse

The L.A. County Department of Children and Family Services told ET, "We have very strict confidentiality laws and the laws do not allow us to confirm or deny the subjects of our investigations". FlightAware s...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Hanjin Shipping shares rally 28 percent after Korean Air approves lending

Earlier, the government said Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., the country's No. 2 shipper, plans to deploy ships on Hanjin Shipping-operated routes. Shares of Hanjin Shipping tumbled to a record low Wednesday amid ...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Yahoo confirms huge data breach affecting 500 million accounts

Confirmation of the hack comes almost two months after Verizon announced plans to buy Yahoo for some $4.8 billion in cash. The data allegedly included user names, easily decrypted passwords and personal i...More..

Mark Zuckerberg unveils plan to treat all diseases
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg unveils plan to treat all diseases

The first project is the creation of Biohub , where the initiative is investing $600m to bring scientists and engineers together from Stanford, UCSF and Berkeley, ultimately working with its own engineering sta...More..

by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Paris climate agreement moves closer to enactment

The deal, agreed by almost 200 countries in Paris last December, needs ratification by at least 55 countries representing 55 percent of global carbon dioxide emissions to take effect. I am greatly encouraged th...More..

Iran president: Nuclear deal example of conflict resolution
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Iran president: Nuclear deal example of conflict resolution

Nawaz Sharif also told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani about Kashmir issue, who said that security of Pakistan and Iran is connected to each other. Hassan Rouhani on Thursday said that "Pakistan's security...More..

by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Nike's 'Back to the Future'-Inspired Shoes Will Hit Stores in November

That self-lacing sneaker that Nike not-so-subtly teased in 1985's Back to the Future II is finally coming to fruition. "There are a pair of buttons near the tongue to adjust fit as needed". There are LEDs i...More..

Paris deal to receive boost at UN event
by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Paris deal to receive boost at UN event

Although the number is higher than the 55-country threshold needed for the treaty to enter into force, it is short of the 55 percent threshold of emissions because most of the countries ratified so far are smal...More..

Chinese Officials Aren't Sure Where Their Falling Spacecraft Will Land
by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Chinese Officials Aren't Sure Where Their Falling Spacecraft Will Land

Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. According to Wu Ping, the deputy director of China's manned space engineering office, based on latest calculations and analysis, a majo...More..

NASA spacecraft captures Black Hole eating stars
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

NASA spacecraft captures Black Hole eating stars

Stellar tidal disruption isn't well understood and these studies shed new light on the ways that black holes function. After a tidal disruption, the high-radiation flares destroy most of the immediate su...More..

Statistics data safe, Canada official says, after agency head quits
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Statistics data safe, Canada official says, after agency head quits

OTTAWA-Bank of Canada Gov. Stephen Poloz said the central bank requires a contingency plan for economic data because the quality of information gathered by Canada's statistics agency is at risk due to aging tec...More..

Technical problems delay launch of crew to space station: agencies
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Technical problems delay launch of crew to space station: agencies

September 24, Baikonur time). The new date of the launch will be announced some time in the future. However, the launch has been postponed due to some "technical reason" as cited by the Russian Space Agency...More..

California governor signs new 'super pollutant' bill into law
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

California governor signs new 'super pollutant' bill into law

Authorities concerned were of the view that the farmers will be able to do the same with the help of $50 million from the state's fee charged to polluters known as cap-and-trade. On the other hand, the bill's a...More..

Catch The First Look At Superman In New 'Supergirl' Trailer
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Catch The First Look At Superman In New 'Supergirl' Trailer

Supergirl returns on October 10th. "Two supes bein' super", Benoist tweeted in reply to a post made by the show's official Twitter account sharing the preview clip. And according to Kara, she's been look...More..

France bans plastic cups, dishes
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

France bans plastic cups, dishes

In additional to cutting plastic dishware, the ban will also affect coffee vending machines, which will no longer use plastic cups. Supporters wanted the ban to take effect in 2017, but Ségolène Royal, the Fr...More..

Salesforce Unveils Artificial Intelligence 'Einstein' Service
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Salesforce Unveils Artificial Intelligence 'Einstein' Service

Rather than mimicking Oracle and trying to do everything, Salesforce has enabled scores of niche software developers to plug their apps into the platform and get instant access to many thousands of prospective...More..

Dead Rising 4: Return to the Mall Trailer Shows Weapons, Some Plot
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Dead Rising 4: Return to the Mall Trailer Shows Weapons, Some Plot

The trailer features some of the new cool features in " Dead Rising 4 " such as the game move to squash a zombie's face with Frank's knee. Another small detail that might not be immediately obvious from the t...More..

by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Presidential candidates respond to incidents in New York, New Jersey

That attack came only hours after pipe bombs were employed in New Jersey . He said the blast was intentional, but there was no specific terrorist threat. One local reporter in New Jersey speculated that the pi...More..

The Game & Sean Kingston Diss Each Other on Instagram
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The Game & Sean Kingston Diss Each Other on Instagram

On Friday, The Game released a new track called "92 Bars" that disses Meek Mill . Also on Instagram so Meek answered Game , first publishing a photo of him and Nicki Minaj, with the caption announcing a nex...More..

Pipeline protest site a city unto itself with school, meals
by | Monday, September 19, 2016

Pipeline protest site a city unto itself with school, meals

In this Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, photo, a volunteer sorts through donated food near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. Amanda White Crane, an American Indian Studies alumni spoke about the...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Samsung Could Remotely Deactivate Unreturned Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

In a statement on September 2, the world's biggest smartphone seller said it has halted sales of Note 7 to ensure consumers' safety. It's worth pointing out that, according to Samsung, less than 0.1% of the Not...More..