Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone

The French minister said that the aim of the joint working group would be to study the prospects of a fiscal convergence, joint investment projects and a coordinated economic policy. "With Brexit, we see the possibility for our financial companies to... More..

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OnePlus 5 Will Sport A 3.5mm Port, Front Fingerprint Scanner
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

OnePlus 5 Will Sport A 3.5mm Port, Front Fingerprint Scanner

Whatever be the colour options, the new device from OnePlus is expected to give a tough competition to the premium segment phones like Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7 . The battery on the OnePlus 5 could be inc...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Woman named "angel of Manchester" after rescuing 50 children from bombing

At least 22 people, including minors, were killed and 59 injured when a lone male suicide bomber detonated an improvised explosive device as fans left a concert by USA singer Ariana Grande, police have said. ...More..

QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $3.95 Per Share
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $3.95 Per Share

Cowen & Co maintained the shares of QCOM in report on Thursday, July 23 with "Outperform" rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, November 5 report. CLSA downgraded the s...More..

What will New Orleans do with the Confederate statues?
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

What will New Orleans do with the Confederate statues?

A MS lawmaker is saying Louisiana leaders should be "lynched" for removing Confederate monuments. The 16-foot-tall bronze statue of Robert E. Lee in New Orleans was removed from its perch high above St. A sta...More..

Cyber should be wake-up call for govts
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Cyber should be wake-up call for govts

The vulnerability has been the center of attention in recent days, following the outbreak of the global "Wanna Cry" ransomware attack that crippled Britain's hospital system and has spread to at least 150 cou...More..

Play ball ... faster! MLB, union to meet on pace of game
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Play ball ... faster! MLB, union to meet on pace of game

Major League Baseball announced Thursday it has reached an agreement with Facebook that will allow the social media platform to broadcast one game every Friday without blackouts, according to the Wall Street...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Cyber attack could spark lawsuits but not against Microsoft

The computers would operate normally, but the miner would also run in the background. The WannaCry ransomware malware hit 200,000 victims in 150 countries due to security holes in older Microsoft Windows oper...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Chinese state media says US should take some blame for cyber attack

Microsoft talking about WannaCry ransomware attack points at government's carelessness. The Ransomware virus had stopped auto factories, hospitals, shops and schools in over 75 countries."The Ransomware virus...More..

Hackers Just Stole $66000 in Bitcoin. Now What?
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Hackers Just Stole $66000 in Bitcoin. Now What?

Hence, they know who to send the decryption keys to. "No-one can take the money off those who hold it, but it is possible to follow in detail the activity on the account". The bitcoin news community also ente...More..

US racer Hayden still in
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

US racer Hayden still in "extremely critical" condition

Hayden last raced in the MotoGP championship in Spain in September 2016 as a stand-in for injured Australian Jack Miller at the privately-run Marc VDS Honda team. His brother Tommy and mother Rose have flown in...More..

Google Daydream 2.0 is official: what to expect?
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Google Daydream 2.0 is official: what to expect?

How effective WorldSense will be in building up engagment with VR and AR technology will have to be seen with what type of headsets HTC and Lenovo yield. So, you can check notifications, see a web browser, ...More..

BMW and Toyota among four carmakers to pay $553m Takata settlement
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

BMW and Toyota among four carmakers to pay $553m Takata settlement

Four automakers agreed to a $553 million settlement to address class-action economic loss claims covering owners of almost 16 million vehicles with potentially defective Takata airbag inflators, according to ...More..

Ransomware: What you need to know about this new cyber threat
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ransomware: What you need to know about this new cyber threat

The 22-year-old researcher known as "MalwareTech", who wanted to remain anonymous, said he spotted a hidden web address in the " WannaCry " code and made it official by registering its domain name. Did you know...More..

Judge Orders Uber To Return Confidential Files To Waymo
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Judge Orders Uber To Return Confidential Files To Waymo

The announcement of its agreement with Lyft on Monday preceded a judge's announcement later in the morning that Uber could continue its work on autonomous vehicle tech-as long as lead engineer Anthony Levando...More..

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know

He said "the level of criminal activity is at the lower end of the range that we had anticipated". Friday's attack largely hit businesses and large organizations: United Kingdom hospitals, a Spanish telecom, ...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 said to have 6.3-inch 18.5:9 screen
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 said to have 6.3-inch 18.5:9 screen

The device ranked fourth on the list with 6.1 million units shipped in Q1 2017. In other news, Samsung may also be working on a new unannounced phone called the Galaxy J7 Max . But this is beginning to cha...More..

Trump taps Callista Gingrich to be ambassador to the Vatican
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump taps Callista Gingrich to be ambassador to the Vatican

According to the Chicago Tribune , the then-Callista Bisek gave a deposition used at at her future husband's divorce proceedings that the two had begun an affair in 1993 before he became House speaker. Prior to...More..

Woman killed saving daughter on Mother's Day in NY
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Woman killed saving daughter on Mother's Day in NY

Diane Aluska of Babylon, NY, pushed her 16-year-old daughter out of harm's way on Mother's Day when a auto came barreling towards them on a sidewalk in neighboring Lindenhurst. Ms Riolo was treated for minor in...More..

SEGA Looking To Bring Back Past IPs
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

SEGA Looking To Bring Back Past IPs

Luke is Games Editor at IGN's Sydney office. Total unit sales for the fiscal year totalled 10.28 million, with new sales accounting for 5.24 million units of that. It's worth mentioning Sega's notable IPs, ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack

The National Cyber Security Centre, part of the GCHQ electronic intelligence agency, said it was working with police and the health system to investigate the attack. Griffiths, who was receiving chemotherapy at...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

UK working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

Researchers with Czech Republic-based security software maker Avast said they had observed more than 126,000 ransomware infections, with 60 percent of infected computers located in Russian Federation, followed ...More..

Two arrested in Rohtak gang-rape case, says ADGP Law and Order
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Two arrested in Rohtak gang-rape case, says ADGP Law and Order

The gruesome incident comes a week after the Supreme Court upheld the death penalty handed to four men for the rape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapist in Delhi on December 16, 2012. He also added that ...More..

Google wants to fix Android's update problem (no, really!) with Project Treble
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Google wants to fix Android's update problem (no, really!) with Project Treble

Thus, it takes time to manage these updates fast. It doesn't just involve implementing new code and making sure the software works with the hardware: there are several rounds of approval involved. A stable inte...More..

Android's May security bulletin is out, still patching remote execution via Mediaserver
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Android's May security bulletin is out, still patching remote execution via Mediaserver

Google has said that some of these devices will get Android 7.1.2 update along with May security patch. As with previous updates, the May security update for Android is split into two patch levels. On some de...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hospitals in England hit by 'large-scale ransomware' attack

Microsoft has released fixes for vulnerabilities and related tools disclosed by TheShadowBrokers, a mysterious group that has repeatedly published alleged NSA software code. No patient data was compromised, acc...More..

Google's Allo chat app now turns your selfies into personalized emojis
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Google's Allo chat app now turns your selfies into personalized emojis

Google applies neural networks to what the cameras see, and then matches them with a huge collection of artists' works to give you your very individualized sticker collection. Google is using neural networks h...More..

Mobile offers Samsung S8 and S8+ BOGO Deal for Mother's Day
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mobile offers Samsung S8 and S8+ BOGO Deal for Mother's Day

If you've been having trouble with the Samsung Galaxy S8's fast-charging technology, you're not the only one but it's not a defect either. The new device will be a refurbished version of the Note 7 which was l...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Buffett criticizes United and its CEO over dragging incident

He singled out the company's founder and chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos, for praise. "I think it's absolutely essential to America that we become more productive, because that's the only way we increase ...More..

LG X power2 With 4500mAh Battery Starts Shipping Across the Globe
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

LG X power2 With 4500mAh Battery Starts Shipping Across the Globe

When fully charged, this battery should be able to last for 26 hours of talk time, 19 hours of web browsing or 18 hours of video playback, so it's ideal for consumers who like watching movies on the phones. O...More..

Next iPhone to come bundled with AirPods
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Next iPhone to come bundled with AirPods

The iPhone 8 is expected to arrive in September this year, and will mark the 10th anniversary of Apple smartphones. Most iPhone 8 rumors point to a major design overhaul for Apple's 10th-anniversary hands...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Microsoft Surface Chief Says That There's No Surface Pro 5

Meaningful change could also come from a significant boost in battery life or a lighter device, according to Panay. When the Redmond-based company announced last week that it will be holding an event in Shang...More..

Snapchat with Latest Update Supports Limitless Snaps
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Snapchat with Latest Update Supports Limitless Snaps

The team behind the wildly popular Snapchat service has just announced a new update is now available to its users, which focuses on new features and improvements that are meant to further enhance usability. vis...More..

Ann Coulter says her Berkeley speech canceled
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Ann Coulter says her Berkeley speech canceled

They proposed an alternate date - rejected by Coulter - when fewer students would be on campus. After roughly a month of heated deliberation, broadcast personality Ann Coulter says she won't speak at the Un...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Samsung says Galaxy S8 pre-orders outpaced S7 by 30pc

Samsung Electronics Co. said it would roll out two software updates for its new Galaxy S8 smartphone this week after users complained of red-tinted screens and patchy Wi-Fi connections. "Because there are so...More..

Police teargas students in Pulwama; several injured
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Police teargas students in Pulwama; several injured

Raising anti-India and pro-freedom slogans, students took to the streets and marched towards Handwara's main chowk. He said the students indulged in stone pelting, prompting the law enforcing agencies to us...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) to Get Android 7.0 Nougat Update Soon

Samsung has been on the headlines of the news from the sphere of technology more often than many other smartphone developers. Samsung's built-in keyboard, the autocorrect algorithms of which are reportedly...More..

Hang All Convicts As Soon As Possible: Nirbhaya's father
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Hang All Convicts As Soon As Possible: Nirbhaya's father

Terming 2012 Delhi gang-rape case a barbaric incident, the Supreme Court said, "taking the serious injuries, the severe nature of offence committed by the convicts, we are upholding the sentence'". But the four...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Trump commits to Israeli-Palestinian peace deal: 'We will do it'

Trump was expected to raise the issue of the Palestinian Authority's compensation of Palestinians whose family members are killed while carrying out a terrorist attack against Israelis. President, with you we h...More..

Russian Opposition Figure Navalny to Appeal Upheld Embezzlement Verdict in ECHR
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Russian Opposition Figure Navalny to Appeal Upheld Embezzlement Verdict in ECHR

On Feb. 8, Kirov's Leninsky District Court handed Navalny a suspended five-year prison sentence after finding him guilty of embezzlement. The Kirov Regional Court upheld the decision of the Leninsky District ...More..

AMD 1Q17 revenues rise 18% on year
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

AMD 1Q17 revenues rise 18% on year

On 4/10/2017 Bruce L Claflin, Director, sold 20,000 with an average share price of $13.33 per share and the total transaction amounting to $266,600.00. In a report issued on April 25, Bernstein also reiterated ...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Stock Buzz: Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (NYSE:SRC)

The real estate investment trust reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.13. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 15,697,...More..

Brokers Issue New Targets On Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL)
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Brokers Issue New Targets On Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL)

Cann reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Exelixis in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. The company said that it generated an adjusted five cents per share during the first quarter - up from a loss...More..

Facebook rolls out Instant Games on Messenger globally
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Facebook rolls out Instant Games on Messenger globally

To increase engagement with the platform, Facebook's also allowing developers to create bots. Rich gameplay features such as turn-based games (their most requested feature) can also weave in leaderboards an...More..

Nintendo details Zelda: Breath Of The Wild's first DLC
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Nintendo details Zelda: Breath Of The Wild's first DLC

The latter will include a few new modes: The Trail of the Sword, Hard Mode , and Hero's Path Mode . Just don't let that horde of Bokoblins eat Link's face. Completing this Cave of Trials Challenge will make ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Hackers reveal documents showing NSA breached SWIFT money transferring system

The leak included detailed evidence that a string of major financial firms in Qatar, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Syria, Yemen, and the Palestinian territories, may have been hacked - or potentially targeted - by the U.S....More..

ODU women's golf team headed to Columbus Regional
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

ODU women's golf team headed to Columbus Regional

WCC foe Pepperdine will also compete in the 2017 NCAA Regional in New Mexico, one of the four regional sites. The top six teams and three individuals not on those teams will advance to the national championship...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Fires Opening Salvo in Battle Over Net Neutrality

Ed Markey (D-Mass.), prior to Pai's speech . Some larger tech companies defended the current rules through a trade group that met with Pai earlier in the month, but with no formal rollback attempt announ...More..

Kingdom Hearts 3 may release in 2019
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Kingdom Hearts 3 may release in 2019

Is 2018 going to be the year? Not so much. Along with 'Marvel IP License" and Final Fantasy VII Remake , it sits in the "and beyond' section with absolutely no indication of when we're likely to see it. Did th...More..

Kia Motor signs MoU with Andhra Pradesh Govt - To invest $1.1 billion
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Kia Motor signs MoU with Andhra Pradesh Govt - To invest $1.1 billion

The work on the plant would commence in September and the production of cars would start in the second half of 2019, he said. Isuzu, another vehicle maker, also has its production unit in Chittoor district of...More..