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Hiawatha Bray Talks Tech: WikiLeaks Reveals CIA Hacking Secrets 04:46 Hiawatha Bray Talks Tech: WikiLeaks Reveals CIA Hacking Secrets 04:46
- March 10, 2017

Further, WikiLeaks said that the Central Intelligence Agency has developed automated, multi-platform malware attack and control systems for Windows , Mac OS X , Solaris, Linux, and others. But a CIA spokesman would not confirm the authenticity of the materials published by WikiLeaks , which said they were leaked from the spy agency's hacking operations. (more...)
Samsung boss Jay Y Lee denies corruption charges as trial starts
- March 10, 2017

Additionally, Samsung attorneys argued that numerous statements in the indictment of Lee were opinions of the prosecutor and not matters of fact. "The indictment cannot have statements that can create prejudices in the court about the case", Song told reporters as he left court. (more...)
Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept Has Nearly 500 Miles of Range Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept Has Nearly 500 Miles of Range
- March 10, 2017

Hyundai claims that the FE Concept is capable of traveling almost 500 miles on a single tank of hydrogen fuel. The name FE is an acronym for 'Future Eco, ' and compared with the current ix35 Fuel Cell, it has a fuel cell system that is 20 per cent lighter and is 10 per cent more efficient. (more...)
Republican Healthcare Bill Includes Provision Defunding Planned Parenthood Republican Healthcare Bill Includes Provision Defunding Planned Parenthood
- March 10, 2017

In a statement regarding the matter , Richards indicated that Planned Parenthood would not back down and would continue its commitment to providing the full scope of women's health services. Schumer tweeted Tuesday that the legislation, which he referred to as "Trumpcare", cuts funds for Planned Parenthood , "hurting millions of women who turn there for mammograms, maternity care, cancer screenings [and] more ". (more...)
Egyptian woman Eman Ahmad undergoes bariatric surgery in Mumbai Egyptian woman Eman Ahmad undergoes bariatric surgery in Mumbai
- March 10, 2017

Ms Abd El Aty, from Alexandria, has suffered a stroke and faced other serious conditions due to her weight including diabetes, high blood pressure, hypertension and sleep deprivation. Mussafal Lakdawala who had given her a target of 100 Kg before performing the first surgery. An Egyptian woman has undergone bariatric surgery in an effort to shed a hefty amount of weight. (more...)
Google Pixel successor coming later this year, confirmed by Google exec Google Pixel successor coming later this year, confirmed by Google exec
- March 08, 2017

Although consumers weren't impressed by Google's idea to drop the production of cheaper Nexus devices, the Android world demanded a flagship device which could go head-to-head with iOS' iPhone - and Pixel was a subtle reply by Google. Users have complained that Pixel and Pixel XL devices cost a premium, but it is claimed that the device is the best Android phone in the market at present. (more...)
Riot Games Wins Lawsuit Against Cheating Website, Gets $10M Riot Games Wins Lawsuit Against Cheating Website, Gets $10M
- March 08, 2017

Riot said in the initial suit that the company was "dedicated to destroying the LoL player experience, harming the LoL community, and subverting Riot's game (and its community) for its own profit". Leaguesharp reportedly made profits upwards of hundreds of thousands of dollars a month. In addition, the court forced the people behind LeagueSharp to hand over the control of all its websites and services to Riot Games. (more...)
Apple will unveil new iPads on April 4, report claims Apple will unveil new iPads on April 4, report claims
- March 08, 2017

A Spanish distributor allegedly received details about a case for Apple's upcoming second-generation iPad Pro from an unknown manufacturer, a tweet picked up by Apple Insider shows. Multi-window support must also be included by Apple, allowing users to simultaneously access and manipulate multiple apps on the screen, much like a desktop unit. (more...)
WWE Fastlane 2017: Reason behind Goldberg squashing Kevin Owens in 21 seconds
- March 07, 2017

As The Road To WrestleMania winds on, on the RAW front, we have a new Universal Champion, two former friends who are ready to murder each other, and a really squirreled up Women's Division. Rich Swann and Akira Tozawa vs. This will make his anticipated showdown with Brock Lesnar a title match. Goldberg's Victory: Though I expected somewhat of a competitive match with Chris Jericho interfering and costing Owens the title, Goldberg's victory was a lot simpler than that. (more...)
Google just confirmed the Google Pixel 2 for the first time Google just confirmed the Google Pixel 2 for the first time
- March 06, 2017

Last year's Pixel devices were launched in October, and we can expect the same launch time frame this year as well . While this information apparently came from a "reliable source", we now need to rectify it. With the Pixel line of phones, Google hoped to release a product that would directly compete with the iPhone and even manage to turn a profit. (more...)
Indian Telecom Operators Offer Huge Discounts, But CONDITIONS APPLY Indian Telecom Operators Offer Huge Discounts, But CONDITIONS APPLY
- March 06, 2017

So far Reliance Jio was giving users 1GB data free per day under the Happy New Year offer. However, Airtel subscribers will get 500MB in the day time while 500MB during the night hours. Rs. 345 pack offers 1 GB 4G data along with 1200 local/STD mins to any network in India for 28 days . All of them also give us The image attached below will give you a better idea of what exactly are we dealing here with and what are the different plans which we have on the table in front of us. (more...)
Fitness and health tools driving wearable market to record levels
- March 05, 2017

Shipments for the entire year grew 25% as new vendors entered the market and previous champions refreshed their product lineups. Fitbit grabs the top position followed by Xiaomi and Apple in the wearable segment, as shipments for wearables reached 33.9 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016 (4Q16) which is about 16.9% year-over-year growth, according to the latest IDC report . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Might Start on 10th April Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Might Start on 10th April
- March 05, 2017

Samsung performed well in 2016 on the back of Galaxy S7 Edge, and it looks like forthcoming flagship Galaxy S8 will perform even better this year. "I think this is what you've been waiting for", Mr Blass commented on his Twitter page. (more...)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) loses confidence of 102 hedge fund managers
- March 05, 2017

Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management's holdings in Apple were worth $9,431,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. AAPL Senior Vice President FEDERIGHI CRAIG also sold 70,627 shares, at a stock price of $135.3. On average, equities research analysts predict that Apple will post $8.94 EPS for the current year. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, February 16th. (more...)
NASA 2017-2018 Catalog of Free Software is now Available NASA 2017-2018 Catalog of Free Software is now Available
- March 04, 2017

The software catalog is available online and as CDs, including third edition of publications. These software are available as both hard copy and online and include numerous tools NASA uses to explore space and broaden our understanding of the universe. (more...)
Reviewers Are in Love with Zelda: Breath of the Wild Reviewers Are in Love with Zelda: Breath of the Wild
- March 04, 2017

Forbes reviewer called Breath of the Wild "unflinchingly ambitious and tirelessly innovative, and yet it feels like the natural culmination of decades of game design experience rolled into one big, awe-inspiring experience". In this guide, we'll teach you about shrines: what they are, what they do, why you should find then and how to do that. It's the reaction Nintendo would have been hoping for, what with their new console only having a set amount of games to offer at launch. (more...)
Horizon: Zero Dawn Guide: How To Access Cauldron Zeta's Hidden Door Horizon: Zero Dawn Guide: How To Access Cauldron Zeta's Hidden Door
- March 04, 2017

It's lurking alone without any other robots too close by, so you can take it on without attracting any unwanted attention. That's not even to say anything of the story. Due to the mysterious circumstances surrounding her birth, Aloy is considered by her tribe to be an outcast, forbidden from even interacting with members of the tribe by law. (more...)
Here's how much Evan Spiegel is worth after Snap's IPO Here's how much Evan Spiegel is worth after Snap's IPO
- March 04, 2017

Snap's valuation is far below that of Facebook's $397 billion. Twitter, for example, shot up almost 73 per cent on its first trading day and now trades well below its IPO price. Benchmark Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and General Catalyst are among the investors that planned to sell shares. Despite a almost seven-fold increase in revenue, Los Angeles-based Snap's net loss widened 38 percent past year. (more...)
Amazon.com Blames S3 Outage on Human Error Amazon.com Blames S3 Outage on Human Error
- March 03, 2017

While most of the sites didn't go down, many had broken links and were only partly functional. The non-profit Institute for Local Self-Reliance made a similar observation in a report about Amazon published in November. The other manages where new items are stored. Amazon had to do a full restart of the affected systems after the unexpected removal of capacity. While those subsystems are built to be fault tolerant, the number of servers shut down required both to be fully restarted. (more...)
Catch your own Party Hat Pikachus for Pokemon Day!
- March 02, 2017

The head of the San Francisco-based developer didn't go into any specifics regarding upcoming Pokemon GO content updates, but his previous comments revealed that Niantic is working on a trading system, player-versus-player battles, and a major overhaul of the existing gym mechanics. (more...)
Geneva Motor show: Range Rover Velar revealed
- March 02, 2017

Priced from £44,8300 and topping out at over £80,000, it covers every conceivable base now occupied, not only by the F Pace, but rivals from Audi, BMW, Mercedes and Porsche to name a quartet. The rest of the exterior look is an evolution of both Evoque cues and elements from the larger Range Rovers. Range Rover has finally taken the wraps off its much-anticipated new model - the Velar. (more...)
Reliance Jio partners with Samsung to improve LTE services
- March 02, 2017

In essence, even if a user subscribes to Jio's recommended Rs 303 plan, he or she will end up spending Rs 3,636 till the next year. Non-Prime members get 2.5GB data with no FUP. Here is a comparison between the Prime and non-Prime plans for both prepaid and postpaid consumers. While the prime membership tariffs are clearly much lower than the tariff plans offered by incumbent operators, RJio tariffs for non-prime members is higher comparable to incumbent operators. (more...)
Bullestorm: Full Clip Edition Trailer Has Plenty of Dramatic Slow-Motion Violence
- March 01, 2017

It further states that players and fans can play as Duke himself all throughout the game in a new DLC. Boasting hi-res textures, increased polygon counts, improved audio and smoother frame rates, it certainly looks as if People Can Fly is pulling out all the stops for the remaster, which will also have 4K support for those who pick it up on Ps4 Pro or PC. (more...)
Telstra to launch LTE-Broadcast this year
- March 01, 2017

With this world-first LTE Broadcast enabled PTT call, we have shown that our LANES network can provide reliable prioritized communications to both PSAs and business customers with critical communications needs. In line with these ambitions, Telstra is also adopting technologies including session continuity and dynamic switching, and aims to introduce these capabilities to its network by November 2017. (more...)
Microsoft announces new Xbox Game Pass service
- March 01, 2017

Microsoft announced a new Netflix-like service for its gaming platforms that will offer players over 100 titles to play when it launches this spring. EA is obviously missing from the list as they have their own EA Access service which is now exclusive to the Xbox One so it makes sense they wouldn't sign on for part of the new service. (more...)