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Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) Reviewed By Analysts

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) Reviewed By Analysts

SIRI has been the topic of several research reports. Sirius XM Holdings Inc .is now trading -1.20% below its 20-day and 6.30% versus the 200-day simple moving averages while -3.98% compared with its 50-day simple moving average. The stock's Dividend Yield stands at 0.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 8th. Sirius XM Holdings's dividend payout ratio is 28.57%. Read More

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Vietnam urges prevention of WannaCry ransomware

The ransomware called WannaCry has affected computer systems across the globe since Friday, locking down files on infected systems and demanding payments to regain access to data. The company said it had released a security update back in March to protect Windows system computers against such attacks, but said many computers "remained unpatched globally". Read More

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Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

Adrien Guinet , Matthieu Suiche , Benjamin Delpy , are among the people who have worked together to sort the issue out. The researchers cautioned that their solution only works in certain conditions, namely if computers had not been rebooted since becoming infected and if victims applied the fix before WannaCry carried out its threat to lock their files permanently. Read More

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22 million WannaCry ransomware attack attempts blocked by Symantec

In the past few days, thousands of computers across the world have been locked up and users" files have been held at ransom due to a malware called " Ransomware' that takes over a computer's operating system. "Some of the observed attacks use common phishing tactics, including malicious attachments", officials said . Smith said that Friday's attack demonstrated how cyber security was becoming a shared responsibility between customer and supplier. Read More

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Maria Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying tournament

Sharapova was initially banned for two years after testing positive for then newly-banned heart condition drug meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open. Realistically, once the French Open turned her down earlier this week due to her coming back from a doping offence there was no way Wimbledon would move in the opposite direction. Read More

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Destiny 2 is Getting a Gameplay Reveal Tomorrow

First and the foremost thing Shaw confirmed was that Destiny 2 won't have dedicated server support on PC and consoles. Above: Oh, the places you'll go. These are not platform specific, but they still look very nice at 4K resolution. Console players will have an enormous leg up over PC players. First team to six wins in this mode. Read More

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NHS cyberattack: Trusts were told about security patch last month

NHS cyberattack: Trusts were told about security patch last month

In Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said late Sunday that his country was largely unaffected by the ransomware attack after it began preparing for such events several years ago through its new National Cyberdefence Authority. The software, named WannaCry holds users hostage by freezing their computers, encrypting their data and demanding money through online bitcoin payment - US$300 at first, rising to $US600 before it destroys files hours later. Read More

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YouTube on TV is uber-popular, 360-degree video support coming soon

YouTube on TV is uber-popular, 360-degree video support coming soon

Google is releasing a major update to its virtual reality platform, Daydream. The popularity of services like Twitch, which live streams other people playing video games, has shown there's a demand for this type of sharing. The person who receives this call will not be able to see any identity except a "Private number" tag, which you can change to your personal number. Read More

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Blizzard REVEALS new Skins and voice lines

Blizzard REVEALS new Skins and voice lines

In preparation for next week's Overwatch Anniversary event, worldwide Overwatch social media has been teasing new character skins , voice lines, emotes, and even arena maps that will hit the live servers on May 23rd. According to game director Jeff Kaplan , however, that's about to change. In order to enjoy the Free Weekend, players will need a PS Plus and Xbox Live membership. Read More

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Motorola launches Moto C, Moto C Plus budget smartphones

Motorola launches Moto C, Moto C Plus budget smartphones

The Moto C is expected to sell for less than €99 or around $150 AUD (before local taxes). These both come with 5-megapixel and 2-megapixel cameras , 1GB of RAM, 8GB or 16GB storage with microSD expansion plus a 2,350mAh battery . The Moto C is available with several levels of connectivity; you can pick up a 3G edition or go for the full-blown 4G. Lenovo takes another shot at the midrange category with their new Moto C and Moto C Plus, the two devices are literally cheap but duly ... Read More

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Alexa has a screen with Amazon Echo Show

We're hearing that Amazon is launching its long-rumored touchscreen Echo voice assistant device as early as Tuesday morning. The Echo Show can still play media and respond to voice commands just like the more traditional Echo, only it's also able to show you everything that you requested while you're at it. Read More

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Renault shows off road that charges EVs at 100km/h

Renault shows off road that charges EVs at 100km/h

A 100-metre test system was created at an electric vehicle on-road charging facility in Versailles to demonstrate the technology, which is capable of charging at a rate of up to 20kW; nearly three times the power of Renault's standard charger for the Zoe, but less than half that of its highest-output 43kW quick charger. Read More

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Google teams with HTC and Lenovo to launch standalone Daydream VR headsets

Google teams with HTC and Lenovo to launch standalone Daydream VR headsets

It's goal is to make VR experiences easier to share with both those around you and others with their own headsets, bringing some intriguing new features to the platform. With Google's new standalone headset, the computing, the power, the display, and the lenses are all Incorporated directly into the headset. The details are very thin, basically just describing everything Google covered in the announcement. Read More

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Hayden's condition

Hayden's condition "extremely critical"

Now riding for Red Bull Honda in the World Superbike series, Hayden was rushed to the hospital with head and chest injuries. Nicky Hayden, the 35-year-old motorcycle racer nicknamed the Kentucky Kid, was training on the Rimini coastline in Italy on his bicycle when a Peugeot 206 convertible hit him. Read More

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WhatsApp introduces 'Pinned Chats' to Android

WhatsApp introduces 'Pinned Chats' to Android

Tap the pin icon and the chat will move right to the top of the chats. Now, you will not need to scroll down numerous chats to get to your favourite one. This means that regardless of new messages that roll in, those chats will always remain at the top. After doing so, a pin icon will appear on screen with an option to delete, mute or archive appearing. Read More

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Things to Know About the 'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack

The cyber attack has been deemed as the biggest in history even as IT specialists suggest that the cyber criminals responsible have not made many monetary benefits. The first variant with a different kill switch domain reportedly started spreading on Sunday morning and was quickly followed by an updated version that removed the kill switch. Read More

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HTC U11 vs smartphone rivals: How do they compare?

HTC U11 vs smartphone rivals: How do they compare?

That being said, HTC U11 will come in five color variants which will be Amazing Silver, Ice White, Brilliant Black, Solar Red and Sapphire Blue. The HTC U11 will be announced tomorrow and like the other smartphone and other tech devices, most of the details of the HTC U11 have leaked out ahead of time. Read More

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Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries -Europol

Lawrence Abrams of BleepingComputer.com in NY says many organizations don't install security upgrades because they're anxious about triggering bugs, or they can't afford the downtime. He said Russian Federation and India were hit particularly hard, largely because Microsoft's Windows XP - one of the operating systems most at risk - was still widely used there. Read More

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NHS systems returning to normal after cyber attack

NHS computer systems are returning to normal after the ransomware cyber attack, health secretary Shona Robison has said. 'There has been one incident of the ransomware hitting a business here in Australia and there could be two other incidents where it has occurred although we are trying to confirm that, ' he said. Read More

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Xi, new South Korean leader talk nuclear

Speaking during his formal oath-taking ceremony on Wednesday, Moon pledged to work for peace on the Korean Peninsula amid growing worry over the North's expanding nuclear weapons and missiles programme. He has taken a more conciliatory line with North Korea than his conservative predecessors and advocates engagement. On his second day in office, President Moon Jae-in spoke on the phone with the leaders of South Korea's two most important neighbors: China, followed by Japan. Read More

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Car Companies Settle Takata Airbag Lawsuit for $553 Million

Car Companies Settle Takata Airbag Lawsuit for $553 Million

According to the settlement terms, BMW of North America LLC will pay $131 million, Mazda North American Operations will pay $75,805,050, Subaru of America Inc. Of the $553 million, automakers will use about $50 million to provide rental cars. The issue is critical because the huge recall covers more than a dozen automakers, and NHTSA expects that it will affect 64 to 69 million inflators in 42 million vehicles by 2020. Read More

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New Tabs And Red Dot Make Navigation Much Easier

New Tabs And Red Dot Make Navigation Much Easier

These tabs, as one example, isolates users who are active that moment, making it easier to find who is online versus those who aren't now available. With the update, however, the button is back to a normal size, and is nicely lined up with its neighbors. The new bottom bar has tabs for Home, Calls, the Camera button, People and Games . Read More

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Man freed from prison faces possible deportation to Cuba

While their sentences were supposed to be served consecutively, a clerical error meant that the prison system listed the sentences as concurrent and paroled Lima-Marin after he'd served just eight years. Lima-Marin was being held at the Fremont Correctional Facility in Canon City, Colorado. Rene Lima-Marin was sentenced to serve 98 years in prison for the armed robberies of two video stores back in 1998. Read More

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Google Rumored to Debut Standalone VR Headset

Rather having to resort to your phone, you'll be able to switch Wi-Fi networks, check notifications, access quick settings, view web content, and more right from the Daydream VR UI that Google's upcoming VR headsets will use. At this year's event, the tech giant announced a key update to its virtual reality (VR) platform, which will see standalone Daydream VR headsets operating without reliance on smartphones or PCs. Read More

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Tornado touches down in Oklahoma, no injuries reported

Tornado touches down in Oklahoma, no injuries reported

For that reason, those counties along and west of the Illinois River Valley are under a slight risk for severe weather. The National Weather Service warns that more storms are expected on Friday , with an enhanced risk for tornadoes across the entire central portion of the state, including Woodward, Oklahoma City and Ada. Read More

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European Commission starts legal action against Italy concerning Fiat Chrysler emissions

European Commission starts legal action against Italy concerning Fiat Chrysler emissions

The EU on Wednesday launched infringement proceedings against Italy for failing to adequately investigate emissions cheating allegations against carmaker Fiat-Chrysler. European Union officials have become frustrated with what they perceive as governments being too closely aligned with automakers to clamp down on emissions violations, especially polluting nitrogen oxide (NOx), ever since the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal broke in 2015. Read More

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