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Oil stable on expectations of extended OPEC-led production cut

Oil stable on expectations of extended OPEC-led production cut

However, the USA is not included and its high output could undermine efforts. While output curbs that started January 1 are working, global inventories aren't yet at the level targeted by OPEC and i...

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Mom killed after shoving daughter out of harm's way on Mother's Day

Mom killed after shoving daughter out of harm's way on Mother's Day

That's when Diane noticed a Toyota Corolla heading veering towards them, and instantly her motherly instincts kicked in. A woman was killed after she pushed her daughter out of harm's way when a aut...

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SEGA Plan a

SEGA Plan a "Revival of Major IPs"

The strategy to resurrect major IPs is noted as one of the major points in SEGA's goals for the " packaged game field ". Or my personal favorite, Sega wants to make sure that future IPs effectiv...

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Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call

The government is not legally bound to notify at-risk companies. It infected computers running on older versions of Microsoft operating systems like XP, locking access to files on the computer. Duri...

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Microsoft launches Azure app for Android

Microsoft launches Azure app for Android

By contrast, NoSQL (a.k.a. not only SQL) databases handle messy, unstructured data-the sort generated by sensors or other devices in the field. Access to this shell is also available in all Azure mo...

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What Will Fall's Windows 10 Update Bring?

To its credit, Windows still dominates the worldwide operating system desktop market for PCs and laptops with an 84% Web usage share in March. You can also create mixed reality by adding 3D objects to...

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Andhra police computers hit by cyber attack

Andhra police computers hit by cyber attack

The cyber attack was carried out using a malware called Wanna Decryptor or WannaCry. Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at the Helsinki-based cyber security company F-Secure, told news agency AF...

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Man Sets Himself On Fire While Recording on Facebook Live, Later Dies

Man Sets Himself On Fire While Recording on Facebook Live, Later Dies

A United States man died at a hospital after live streaming his suicide on social networking site Facebook , the media reported on Saturday. "It looked like a movie, like someone wearing a flame-...

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Cyberattack strikes 99 countries across Europe, Asia

The 22-year-old Britain-based researcher, identified online only as MalwareTech, explained Saturday how he inadvertently discovered Friday that the software's spread could be stopped by registering a ...

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S. Korea's New President Heading for Friction with the US?

In a speech after he took the oath of office on Wednesday, Moon said he plans to eventually move out of the Blue House, which was seen as part of an attempt to be a more accessible leader. The two lea...

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Moto X (2017) now stars in a leaked presentation, has specs revealed

The information available about this phone was pretty scarce until now, however, we have come across some new details regarding the same, today. Instead of Moto X flagship, Announced the "Moto Z" smar...

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Next global cyber-attack likely on Monday

A malware tracking map showed "WannaCry" infections popping up around the world. So even people with older computers should go update them. Renault's futuristic assembly line in Slovenia, where rows o...

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200000 users, 150 countries hit by ransomware: Europol chief

Cybersecurity experts have been working around the clock to try to halt the malware attack that is unprecedented in scale. The worldwide effort to extort cash from computer users is the first widely...

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UK's health service hit by ransomware attack

UK's health service hit by ransomware attack

Its ransom demands start at 300 dollars and increase after two hours to 400, 500 and then 600 dollars, said Kurt Baumgartner, a security researcher at Kaspersky Lab. The government is closely monitori...

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Cyberattack: Up to 74 countries affected by ransomware, say experts

Cyberattack: Up to 74 countries affected by ransomware, say experts

Many canceled all routine procedures and asked patients not to come to the hospitals unless it was an emergency. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, in a statement late Friday, encouraged p...

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Global cyber attack hits hospitals, schools and companies; India among countries hit

Global cyber attack hits hospitals, schools and companies; India among countries hit

It encrypts files on a user's computer, blocking them from view, before demanding money, via an on-screen message, to access them again. Indeed, while FedEx Corp. On Wednesday, hackers disputed the ...

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Windows wants to help you 'remix' your life

Windows wants to help you 'remix' your life

Save your disk space: You can directly access your files from the cloud without using storage space on your device with OneDrive Files On-Demand. Plus, Microsoft is working on a UWP Azure app for W...

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LeT, Hizbul militants involved in killing of Fayaz identified

LeT, Hizbul militants involved in killing of Fayaz identified

Fayaz had been commissioned into the Indian Army in December 2016. Security forces are carrying out searches in various areas to nab the six militants, the source said. Raju said even though Umar sp...

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At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyberattack

At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyberattack

She told BBC Radio 4's Today programme the virus had not been targeted at the NHS, saying the attack "feels random in terms of where it's gone to and where it's been opened". "Like many other compan...

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UK working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

Hospitals across Britain found themselves without access to their computers or phone systems. "It's important to understand that while unpatched Windows computers exposing their SMB services can be ...

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Microsoft details upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Here's what Microsoft announced on the day one of the Build conference , which is now happening in Seattle. During the second day of its Build developer conference on Thursday, Microsoft ...

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Massive ransomware attack hits 74 countries

Europol said Saturday that the attack was of an "unprecedented level and requires worldwide investigation". Hospitals in London, northwest England and other parts of the country reported problems wi...

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Windows 10's upcoming Story Remix feature will help identify best photos & videos

Windows 10's upcoming Story Remix feature will help identify best photos & videos

The company that once held a mock funeral for the iPhone-complete with dedicated "iPhone trashcans"-now has a very different attitude about the company of Jobs". Microsoft is the one company with t...

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Savage gang rape in Haryana has shocked nation's conscience: Sonia

Savage gang rape in Haryana has shocked nation's conscience: Sonia

Only last week, the Supreme Court upheld the death sentence to four convicts of the infamous Nirbhaya gangrape case. The woman's parents had filed a missing complaint, based on which the police trac...

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Kohli will step up in Champions Trophy: New Zealand's Southee

Kohli will step up in Champions Trophy: New Zealand's Southee

Kohli is now enduring an indifferent run of form for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League . Former Australian captain Michael Clarke believes that In...

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UK hospitals report tech problems in possible cyberattack

Avast has recorded over 50,000 attacks globally as of Friday afternoon. "Once inside a network it seeks out and affects any susceptible computer it can find on the network", he said. Meanwhie, Oxfor...

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Apple Watch can detect heart conditions, says major study

Apple Watch can detect heart conditions, says major study

The UCSF Health eHeart study , which was conducted in large part via the Cardiogram app for iOS, examined 6,158 participants - all of whom had normal echocardiogram (EKG) readings, with the excepti...

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Mass Effect series 'on hiatus' as BioWare downsizes Andromeda studio in Montreal

Mass Effect series 'on hiatus' as BioWare downsizes Andromeda studio in Montreal

They also confirmed that the Mass Effect was doing good according to them and that BioWare has been appreciated about this fact. It was just revealed that development for future games in the series ...

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SoftBank sinks $500M into UK virtual reality startup

SoftBank sinks $500M into UK virtual reality startup

In a statement, Softbank managing director Deep Nishar was (predictably) effusive. However, while all of the co-founders retain a majority stake in the company, they have decided against taking mo...

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Windows 10 gets more goodies with the Fall Creators Update

It also announced Windows reached 500 million Windows 10 monthly active devices. Like last year's event, no one in the parade of Microsoft executives who took the stage made any mention of Windows P...

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Snapchat parent company reports £1.7bn loss in first earnings report

EBITDA estimates, we settle for profit dollars for now", he wrote. During the earnings call with investors, Snap co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel said the company is opposed to "growth hacking" or tr...

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Remedy Games Is Now Removing Alan Wake From Stores

Remedy Games Is Now Removing Alan Wake From Stores

Remedy Entertainment has said it hopes to re-license the music used in Alan Wake in the future, but has given no specific timeframe. While the exact details surrounding the licensing issue is not ...

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Microsoft's new tools help devs manage cloud deployments on the go

On Tuesday at the company's annual Build conference in Seattle , Microsoft executives spent hours showing how they plan to change that. People are using Windows 10 on more than 500 million device...

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North Korea seeks extradition of South Korea spy chief over 'assassination plot'

Taking the oath of office in Seoul on Wednesday, Moon said he will further bolster the alliance and "immediately fly to Washington if necessary" for the sake of peace on the Korean Peninsula. Pyongyan...

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Google's Project Treble Is A Modular Base For Android

Google's Project Treble Is A Modular Base For Android

Google is looking at a modular architecture, which will divide vendor implementation or device-specific lower-level software written by silicon manufacturers from the Android OS Framework. OEM Modific...

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Apple's $1000 iPhone 8 may devour your wallet

Apple's $1000 iPhone 8 may devour your wallet

If you want to buy the upcoming iPhone 8, you might want to start saving up. Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White issued the most bullish prediction for Apple last week. Mohan also sees more room...

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Microsoft aims to create a more versatile Windows 10

Microsoft aims to create a more versatile Windows 10

Microsoft introduced the Fall Creators Update alongside new development tools created to help application makers take advantage of the cross-device features. For example, the Pick Up Where You Left O...

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Putin and Trump to meet in July

Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters Wednesday that Trump had been considering firing Comey "since the day he was elected". -Russia relations, already tense amid al...

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Officer shot, two injured in shooting at OH nursing home

Officer shot, two injured in shooting at OH nursing home

Kirkersville is a village in Licking County, Ohio, United States, along the South Fork of the Licking River. People shouted that they needed police, the witness said. The order goes into effect immed...

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Study says gamers aren't interested in Project Scorpio

Study says gamers aren't interested in Project Scorpio

According to Digital Foundry , it will be able to play games at 4K resolution and 60fps on supported TVs. Xbox chief Phil Spencer once again reassured fans that the development of Project Scorpio ...

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