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100 militants active in south Kashmir, ops on to neutralise

100 militants active in south Kashmir, ops on to neutralise

Debugging the myth that army treats all Kashmiris as militants, army chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday said "our job is to separate the terrorists from the Kashmiri people and target them", according to an Indian Express report. They showed hope for the future of their two daughters. A massive hunt has been launched to nab the militants and police said the involved militants are from Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Hizbul Mujahideen. Read More

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

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. Mutilated body was identified after the complaint filed by the victim's parents. She had grievous head injuries, the police official added. A top Haryana police officer promised they would deliver. Read More

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Massive Ransomware Attack Hits 74 Countries

Massive Ransomware Attack Hits 74 Countries

Cyber-security experts said the malicious software works by exploiting a flaw in Microsoft software that was described in NSA documents stolen from the agency and leaked publicly in April by a criminal group called Shadow Brokers. "Once a transfer has been made, it's final". If this is the type of attacks we can expect from ransomware from now on, then everyone will have to take this type of malware much more seriously. Read More

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Warren Buffett says coal won't make a comeback

Warren Buffett said on Monday that United Airlines made a " terrible mistake " in handling the fallout after a man was forcibly dragged off a United flight, a bloody confrontation that sparked global outrage. "It was huge what they did on cutting taxes for the rich in this", he said of the American Health Care Act , which passed the House on Thursday and awaits discussion in the Senate. Read More

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Gloucester left heartbroken by failure to clear the final hurdle

Gloucester left heartbroken by failure to clear the final hurdle

Plisson then set up their first try with a dink towards the line. It was also a disappointing night for countryman Matt Scott, whose pass was intercepted for Stade's crucial second try and was replace soon afterwards. A break down the right from wing Waisea Vuidarvuwalu gave Gonzalo Quesada's team the field position from which Plisson nailed a long-range penalty to put Stade on the board. Read More

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SoftBank sinks $500M into UK virtual reality startup

SoftBank sinks $500M into UK virtual reality startup

Improbable , which uses cloud-based computing to create virtual worlds for games and simulators, has been valued at more than US$1bn after funding from Japan's Softbank . "But there's this whole other wonderful set of problems that we want to solve - like recreating whole cities, or creating lovely virtual worlds for us to explore, or being able to recreate economies, or being able to model all the processes in company - things that if we could do, we could do really great things". Read More

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Alan Wake Being Removed From Xbox, Steam Stores Next Week

Alan Wake Being Removed From Xbox, Steam Stores Next Week

While the exact details surrounding the licensing issue is not clear, Remedy tells Polygon that the "the licensing for the music will expire on May 15". The sun is setting on Alan Wake's time in retail. But that's not to say digital games can be offered for sale indefinitely. Developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Microsoft Studio, s the game was an exclusive title for the XBox 360. Read More

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Microsoft rolls out new test build of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

With Xamarin Live Player , developers can connect an iPhone or iPad to their Windows PC, scan a QR code, and select the Debug option to debug the app. It is mainly useful for mobile devices. This feature brings Cortana to the scene. The Windows 10 updates will also include features for playing games and watching video in the realm of 'mixed reality, ' the melding of the artificial with things that are actually happening around us. Read More

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Key players behind Chelsea's Premier League title win

Conte was drenched by iced water from a cool box poured by Asmir Begovic and in champagne poured by a semi-naked Diego Costa on his return to the dressing room. He later referred to himself as an "unexpected hero" in a Twitter post. "It's great credit to him one year in to his career at Chelsea ", Langley added. Read More

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Minecraft is Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Minecraft is Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Treehouse Live will return to the show and they'll be running tourneys on the floor for both Arms and Splatoon 2 . If you're looking for the ultimate mobile Minecraft experience, look no further than the Nintendo Switch: Microsoft has announced that its blockbuster video game and learning tool is now available in the Nintendo eShop. Read More

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Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB

Microsoft takes its databases worldwide with Cosmos DB

When Microsoft launched the operating system almost two years ago, it said it expected a billion devices running Windows 10 by June 2018. Other data-related news out of Day 1 of Build includes private previews of instance-level SQL Server compatibility on Azure SQL DB (to augment today's database-level compatibility), and a new Azure Batch AI Training service, allowing training of machine learning models against multiple CPUs, GPUs and, eventually, field-programmable gate arrays ... Read More

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Google Allo can now turn your selfie picture into a sticker pack

Google Allo can now turn your selfie picture into a sticker pack

Also, Google Allo team is preparing the desktop client as like of the Whatsapp Web. You can also delete and make new sticker sets anytime, should you get a haircut, start wearing contacts, or make another change to your look. Within the Allo app, users will now be able to choose the "Turn a selfie into stickers" option when responding to someone. To that end, the emoji themselves are often hilarious: You can pick one of yourself as a slice of pizza, or a drooling zombie. Read More

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Arizona Sunshine coming to PlayStation VR in June

Arizona Sunshine coming to PlayStation VR in June

We don't know an exact release date in June, but it's certainly one for PSVR players to keep an eye on, especially since it's been quite successful thus far, earning $1.4 million Dollars in its first month of release. The game's hook is in the varied array of 25 different weapons to utilize across a variety of levels set within Arizona, where players must blast the heads off of zombies. Read More

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Wales NHS unaffected by cyber-attack

They added that patient data is not thought to have been compromised. In addition to hospitals doctor's offices were also affected. Similar widespread attacks have been reported in Spain and other countries. Sky News producer Wil Longbottom, who was receiving treatment at Lister Hospital in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, as the cyberattack was under way, said: "It's pretty chaotic - when I arrived I was told there was a "situation" involving major trauma with some patients being sent to other ... Read More

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Apple shares short tutorials on how to shoot on iPhone camera

Apple shares short tutorials on how to shoot on iPhone camera

An all-new plant is required for the production of the camera component because the iPhone 8's facial recognition module will be really small and capable of advanced 3D facial recognition. The iPhone 8 is shaping up to be a pretty big upgrade and expectations for the new phone are running high. Ahead of the iPhone 8 release, it's worth noting that shares of Apple have been climbing steadily in recent weeks, primarily due to excitement surrounding the device. Read More

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Microsoft's Surface Laptop is ridiculously expensive in the UK

As outlined in the Surface Laptop's specs , those who "prefer to run non-Store apps [can] switch to Windows 10 Pro for free until Dec 31, 2017". It's available in four colors, has a touchscreen, and supports the Surface Pen stylus. But the Surface Laptop , expected to be fully released on June 15 , will likely stand out from anything made by Apple. At 2.76lbs and 14.47mm at its thickest point, no other laptop this light and thin* can match the sleek design, power, performance, and ... Read More

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Starz Orders Second Season of 'American Gods'

Starz Orders Second Season of 'American Gods'

Starz has renewed American Gods for a second season, the cable network announced Thursday. We'll bring you more on American Gods' second season as we learn it. American Gods tells the story of a war between the gods of old and a new pantheon of gods like Media and Technical Boy who have risen up in modern society. Read More

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'Preview Offer' Of JioFiber, Reliance Jio Broadband, In These Cities

'Preview Offer' Of JioFiber, Reliance Jio Broadband, In These Cities

This was said on Twitter by Jio's official customer support- Jio Care. Jio's Twitter handle further states that the company is in the process to rollout the service in other cities as well. While announcing the launch of pan-India digital services with its "Welcome Offer" in September previous year, Jio had said: "In addition to fixed and wireless broadband connectivity offering superior voice and data services on an all-IP network, Jio will also offer end-to-end solutions that address the ... Read More

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Microsoft aims to create a more versatile Windows 10

Microsoft Executive Vice President of Windows and Devices Terry Myerson announced the addition of iTunes to the Windows Store as part of an update on Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform development tools. Microsoft claims that these strict rules will result in safer and more efficient systems. The team is also working on XAML Standard , a version of the interface markup language that's created to span iOS, Android, and the Universal Windows Platform. Read More

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China presses South Korea on Thaad missile system

The impeachment and ouster of Park Geun-hye left a vacuum in South Korea's leadership at a time when tensions on the peninsula rose to the highest in years. Moon also called for "dialogue along with sanctions and pressure" on the North to push Pyongyang to talks, Yoon said. He and Xi agreed to exchange special envoys soon and Moon said he also planned to send a delegation to Beijing to discuss the North Korean nuclear problem and the THAAD deployment, according to Yoon. Read More

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Think twice before you open that Google Doc

Think twice before you open that Google Doc

To avoid the possibility of a phishing attack affecting you, you can set up a security key or two step authentication to increase your Google account's security. A sophisticated Google Docs phishing scam has been spreading rapidly on Wednesday as it began landing in Gmail users' inboxes. Google said it acted within one hour of the scam's appearance, but a lot of damage was done in that first hour. Read More

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Samsung to launch Galaxy Note 8 in the second half of 2017

Samsung to launch Galaxy Note 8 in the second half of 2017

Samsung identified problems concerning the battery of the smartphone, specifically irregular sizes for the first recall and manufacturing issues for the second recall, as the cause for the exploding Galaxy Note 7. But the company's mobile chief DJ Koh jumped in save the day and confirmed that a Galaxy Note 7 sequel will be launched regardless. Branding is a crucial part of a successful business and Samsung takes it seriously. Read More

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Twitter's New NFL Deal Brings Live Video Sans Games

Twitter's New NFL Deal Brings Live Video Sans Games

Twitter won't be streaming live Thursday Night Football games during the upcoming NFL season, but the social media provider and the league are teaming up for a different sort of partnership. Twitter announced the deal with Bloomberg on Monday. The NFL and Twitter, who have collaborated since 2013 through the Amplify program, will offer brands the opportunity to advertise on official NFL content created specifically for the Twitter platform. Read More

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Now With A Touchscreen! Amazon's New Echo Show

By being the first to offer a smart speaker with an interactive screen, Amazon may soon have an even stronger lead against competitors. This is a new feature that Amazon announced earlier this week. The screen and video calling also help Amazon set the Echo apart from Google Home . Quite a bit, actually . Without a stable network connection the VoIP service will not work. Read More

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Overwatch Game of the Year Edition Launching This Month

Overwatch Game of the Year Edition Launching This Month

No specifics of what will come in Anniversary boxes have been formally revealed but game director Jeff Kaplan has made it fairly clear that Symmetra will finally receive a new legendary skin . The Origin skins have likewise been around since the launch of the game, though that doesn't make them any less cool. A Baby Winston Pet for adventures in World of Warcraft. Read More

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OPPO R9s world's largest selling Android smartphone

Oppo, which was founded in 2001, is a subsidiary of privately held BBK Electronics, which also controls smartphone brands Vivo and OnePlus. OPPO is wildly popular in China and growing rapidly across India. For now, Samsung remains the most preferred brand in the country at 26 percent, but Apple follows second with 15 percent share. "The first quarter of 2017 produced the lowest iOS share in China since the second quarter of 2014 with 12.4 percent of smartphone sales". Read More

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