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Russian Federation probe: Subpoenas to get Flynn to talk

Russian Federation probe: Subpoenas to get Flynn to talk

Mr Brennan said he delivered a telephone warning to his Russian counterpart, the head of the FSB spy agency, against meddling in August previous year, two months before U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff of California commented on a report in The Washington Post that Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Adm. Read More

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WannaCry ransomware samples discovered in the wild

WannaCry ransomware samples discovered in the wild

According to data from Kapersky Labs, nearly 98 percent of computers affected by the ransomware ran a version of Windows 7. 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. Read More

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WannaCry Ransomware: Know How To Protect Yourself From The Unexpected Attack

WannaCry Ransomware: Know How To Protect Yourself From The Unexpected Attack

With the help of @Malware Technologies, most of the attack on Friday was contained. The Reserve Bank of India , however, said a Windows security update could prevent and protect the institutions from any breaches. You can attempt to pay the roughly $300 ransom using Bitcoin , but there's no guarantee you'll get your files back. If you have a backup, there's no need to pay ransom for your data. Read More

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Capcom Bringing Monster Hunter to Nintendo Switch

Capcom Bringing Monster Hunter to Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch might have Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , but neither have contributed to a massive spike in its market value like Monster Hunter XX ( Double Cross ). Monster Hunter XX will be unveiled in full during the Monster Hunter Championship 2017 this weekend. The company's stock jumped almost 6 percent following the announcement, hitting an eight-year high on the stock market. Read More

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Trump makes personal appeal for Mideast peace

Israeli officials hailed the speech as a triumph for the country's far-right government, which includes ministers opposed to the idea of an independent Palestinian state. Trump told Abbas he was "truly hopeful that America can help Israel and the Palestinians forge peace and bring new hope to the region and its people". Read More

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Watch Melania Trump Seemingly Refuse To Hold Donald Trump's Hand

Watch Melania Trump Seemingly Refuse To Hold Donald Trump's Hand

According to The Daily Mail , First Lady Melania Trump was photographed finally holding hands with the president on Wednesday, days after reports of her rejecting his hand away came out. Of course, following in the footsteps of Barack Obama was never going to be easy - he's known for his displays of affection toward wife Michelle, and his outwardly friendly and warm personality earned him many fans during his two-year term as President. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy J2 becomes the top smartphone in India: CMR

Samsung Galaxy J2 becomes the top smartphone in India: CMR

Galaxy J7 J5 Prime now come in a 32GB variant for more room for your favourites. The launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is still a few months away while phone's components are making appearances online. In terms of optics, the smartphone has a 13-megapixel primary camera with LED Flash, auto-focus, and f/1.9 aperture. As far as specifications are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime has a metal body and a 5.5-inch 2.5D glass display that comes with 1920x1080 pixels resolution and Gorilla ... Read More

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Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

Fans of the annual Eurovision Song Contest gathered in the Ukrainian capital for Saturday's grand final, when 26 acts will take to the stage in a riot of costume and glitter. Portugal competed with 25 other countries, including the Big 5 who automatically qualify for the finals without going through a Semi Finals voting round. Read More

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China urges North Korea talks, skirts questions on US sanctions push

Wang said South Korean President Moon Jae-in has underlined the importance of his country's relations with China, Xinhua news agency reported . North Korea said on Monday it successfully tested what it called an intermediate-range ballistic missile , which met all technical requirements and could now be mass-produced, although USA officials and experts questioned the extent of its progress, APA reports quoting Reuters . Read More

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Beyond Good and Evil 2 Not Likely to be at E3 2017

Beyond Good and Evil 2 Not Likely to be at E3 2017

Oh Beyond Good & Evil 2; it seems like forever since we first met, in a dingy Parisian theatre back in 2008. Unfortunately, it looks like the game won't be in attendance at the event, but the silver lining of the situation is that there is still the chance of the title being shown off sometime this year. Read More

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'Windows 10 is only OS safe from WannaCry', says Microsoft

Many systems failed to upgrade from Windows XP, the version of Microsoft's OS that debuted in 2001, and this was considered one of the main reasons they were hit hard by the rasomware. Numerous organizations affected by the ransomware had not installed the software update. Hackers used the Trojan encrypter WannaCry to lock computers and demand a payment for the decryption. Read More

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Xiaomi launches Mi Max 2 with massive 5300mAh battery

The device comes in two variants of 64GB and 128GB of onboard memory while both sport 4GB of RAM. Xiaomi has also experimented with dual-edge displays , on devices such as the Xiaomi Mi Note 2. It turns out that leaks were spot on, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is exactly what we've expected, and it's quite similar to its predecessor, the first-gen Xiaomi Mi Max. Read More

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Trump Wraps Mid East Trip, Rome Is Up Next

He however offered no specifics, with widespread scepticism over whether meaningful talks are possible for now. Peace talks have been stalled for years, most recently breaking down in 2014 following disagreements over Israeli settlement-building and a Palestinian move to reconcile with the Islamist group Hamas. Read More

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BMW 8-Series returns

BMW 8-Series returns

BMW has fettled its latest rear-wheel drive platform, the so-called CLAR (cluster architecture) structure, in creating the new 8-Series, which receives its own unique wheelbase and track widths to provide it with a suitably low and hunkered down stance reminiscent of the first generation model launched back in 1989. Read More

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Soon you will be able to send money form Google Assistant

Soon you will be able to send money form Google Assistant

A whopping 50 percent of 1-star apps are slammed because they're unstable, the Google Play team said at the annual I/O developer conference . Not everything will work the same on both Android and iOS. Do you recollect the Android One program introduced in 2014? These apps look similar to the security apps that people have seen on their computers. Read More

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Britain condemns United States officials for leaking intelligence on Manchester terror attack

Britain condemns United States officials for leaking intelligence on Manchester terror attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she plans to discuss the leaks with President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels. The National Health Service says 75 people have been admitted to eight hospitals, "including 23 patients now receiving critical care". The identities of those men and the charges against them were not announced. Read More

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House GOP sticking with Montana candidate despite assault

He took to calling Thursday's election a referendum on the Trump administration and portrayed Quist as an "out of touch liberal" in a state that voted strongly for Trump. Reporter: "Yes, and you just broke my glasses". Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte greets voters while campaigning for a special election in Missoula, Montana, U.S. Read More

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Researchers find links of cyberattack with North Korea

Some suspect a group known as Lazarus, believed to be a mixture of North Korean hackers operating in cahoots with Chinese "cyber-mercenaries". The U.S. FireEye Inc, another large cyber security firm, said it was also investigating but cautious about drawing a link to North Korea. As Symantec's researchers wrote: "While these findings do not indicate a definite link between Lazarus and WannaCry, we believe that there are sufficient connections to warrant further investigation". Read More

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US, Japan, S Korea call 'urgent' Security Council meet

The meeting was called at the request of the United States, Japan and South Korea. The U.N. Security Council condemned the launch and again expressed its concern over the North's behavior. USA citizens are now on high alert after tensions between President Donald Trump's administration and North Korea continue to escalate, more so as the socialist country is reportedly ramping up its nuclear and missile programs in order to target US mainland. Read More

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Destiny 2 PS4 Pro Won't Be 60fps: Bungie

Destiny 2 PS4 Pro Won't Be 60fps: Bungie

Why can't Destiny 2 run at 60fps on PS4 Pro? Our game's this rich physics simulation where collision of players, networking, etc., and like, it wouldn't run. Given Destiny can be a competitive game, 30 vs. 60 FPS matters. Bungie has confirmed that Destiny 2 will offer full PlayStation 4 Pro support, but some users have voiced concerns that the developer has chosen to target 4K display support instead of 60fps gameplay. Read More

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Microsoft Announces Windows 10 China Government Edition

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 China Government Edition

A Microsoft spokesperson said that this is the first time Microsoft has built a custom version of Windows for China. Three government customers are the first to pilot the government version operating system-at the national level with China Customs, at the regional level with Shanghai Commission of Economy and Informatization, and State-owned enterprise Westone Information Technology, said Beth Xu, chief executive officer of CMIT. Read More

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AG Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian officials, DOJ says

AG Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian officials, DOJ says

Shortly after CNN ran their story, which quoted a Washington attorney who claimed that he would advise a client to disclose all official meetings, the Justice Department issued a press release firing back at the implication of wrongdoing. In the attorney general's confirmation hearing, Sen. In late November, after the election, the Sessions staffer helped Sessions fill out a new security clearance form, but did not ask the Federal Bureau of Investigation the same question again - and did not ... Read More

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China blocks online broadcast of computer go match

China blocks online broadcast of computer go match

The summit, which will be attended by AI experts from Google and China, will "explore how the technologies behind AlphaGo, machine learning and artificial intelligence, are bringing solutions to some of the world's greatest challenges" such as energy and medical usage, Demis Hassabis, CEO and co-founder of DeepMind, said in a blog post. Read More

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Microsoft Purchases Cybersecurity Firm Hexadite for $100 Million

Microsoft Purchases Cybersecurity Firm Hexadite for $100 Million

The company, which has raised $10.5 million to date, employs 35 people, Calcalist said. The multi-billion tech company Microsoft announces that it is going to acquire an Israel-based company Hexadite. In December, Hexadite spearheaded the creation of a cybersecurity industry group-the Automated Security Alliance Program, or ASAP-that aims to more tightly integrate the members' products and advance efforts to automate key security processes. Read More

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WannaCry attacks likely linked to North Korea, experts say

Symantec was able to determine that hacking tools used by the Lazarus Group, the same group that the hacked Sony pictures, were likely used to install early versions of Wanna Cry. Lazarus has also been linked to attacks on banks using their SWIFT messaging network. Michael Madden, a visiting scholar at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and founder of North Korea Leadership Watch, says if North Korea were behind it, it would be an entirely new type of ... Read More

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Rumor: Mass Effect Andromeda Developer Downsized Following Poor Reception

Rumor: Mass Effect Andromeda Developer Downsized Following Poor Reception

Mass Effect: Andromeda was not as well received by critics and the public as its predecessors, and that reaction is reportedly having some lasting effects at BioWare. BioWare Montreal will still be working on patches and fixes for Mass Effect: Andromeda's multiplayer. However, it would seem that the fallout from the side that hated " Mass Effect: Andromeda " was more severe than the studio let on. Read More

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Rumour: New Assassin's Creed is called Origins

Rumour: New Assassin's Creed is called Origins

Furthermore, players will supposedly be given the opportunity to take control of two different main characters as they progress through the game. The AC game taking place in an Egyptian setting was previously referred to as Empire , which is its alleged code name In October previous year, screenshots surfaced online hinting the development of the game. Read More

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Boeing Co signs defense, commercial deals with Saudi Arabia

Boeing Co signs defense, commercial deals with Saudi Arabia

The central achievement of Trump's visit was almost $110-billion in deals sealed on Saturday in which Riyadh will buy US arms to help it counter Iran, with options running as high as $350-billion over 10 years. Trump has also retreated from a campaign pledge to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, bending to the same diplomatic and security concerns as other presidents who have made similar promises. Read More

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