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Science Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow teaser trailer and gameplay details released
Author: 0 Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow teaser trailer and gameplay details released

Both settings will feature unique missions and gameplay experiences. Compared to the second option, the gameplay focuses on character progression. Events that occur in New New York will often move the game's overarching narrative forward, by allowing players to assemble a crew of their favorite Futurama characters and take to the stars for Space Adventures.

Author: 0 Sweeping the globe: So, what is the WannaCry cyber attack all about?

Cybersecurity experts say the worm affects computers using Microsoft operating systems and takes advantage of a vulnerability in the software to spread the infection. "The governments of the world should treat this attack as a wake-up call", Smith said. But this is a modest estimate as compared to other groups, who have estimated losses to the tune of hundreds of millions, said the CBS report.

Science Is this Samsung's first dual-camera Galaxy smartphone?
Author: 0 Is this Samsung's first dual-camera Galaxy smartphone?

Recently, a rumor had claimed that an upcoming Galaxy C-series smartphone from Samsung will be the company's first to feature a dual-camera setup at the back. The button on the right-hand side could be a dedicated Bixby button, a feature first introduced by Samsung for the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. As per recent reports , we might also see the elder sibling of the Galaxy C10 as well , which would be known as Galaxy C10 Plus, in 2017.

Science North Korea poses threat to China, Russia: US admiral
Author: 0 North Korea poses threat to China, Russia: US admiral

Foreign Ministry spokesman Cho June-hyuck in a regular media briefing said: "the fact that Trump said he will not have talks for the sake of talks reiterated our joint stance that we are open to dialogue but the right situation must be formed".

Science 'Katrina: American Crime Story': Dennis Quaid To Play George W. Bush
Author: 0 'Katrina: American Crime Story': Dennis Quaid To Play George W. Bush

At the same time, his official presidential library downplays the criticisms of the way FEMA and the administration as a whole handled the immediate aftermath of the storm. American Crime Story has cast its George W. Bush. In 2010, the actor played former U.S. President Bill Clinton in the British-American political movie, The Special Relationship .

Science Illinois Republicans urge patience as budget talks drag on
Author: 0 Illinois Republicans urge patience as budget talks drag on

Growing increasingly frustrated as a deal remained elusive, Democrats chose to forge ahead on their own Wednesday despite the opposition of Republicans who argued more time was needed to reach an agreement. A handful of the bills passed, some with GOP votes. Republicans refused to support the budget bill - even though it contained some of the ideas they have backed - because there still isn't a deal on key tax issues.

Science Unity on Brexit, as Parliament calls for reform of the EU
Author: 0 Unity on Brexit, as Parliament calls for reform of the EU

With tensions high as next month's Brexit talks approach, Britain has said it will fight back if the European Union will not strike an acceptable exit deal. "If we have higher or lower environmental regulations - I now want to remain quite neutral - in the European Union and Great Britain increases or decreases its environmental regulations, then that has an impact on competitiveness and then the European Union must be free to react".

Science Wyre Forest hopeful says Corbyn's vision will benefit the area
Author: 0 Wyre Forest hopeful says Corbyn's vision will benefit the area

Len McCluskey, general secretary of the Unite union, told Politico it would be a success for Labour if it could hold onto 200 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons - or 29 fewer than the party now holds. Campaigning in Stoke-on-Trent on Tuesday, Theresa May dismissed Labour's manifesto as unrealistic. "He's got now just under four weeks to try to see if you can break through that image and it's going to be a very, very hard task".

Science HTC U11 wallpapers now available to download
Author: 0 HTC U11 wallpapers now available to download

U11 comes with a 5.5-inch Quad HD display that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Although the phone looks more of less like the HTC, U Ultra announces it has overhauled the making process of the U11 to make it more ergonomic.

Author: 0 Watch Destiny 2's Gameplay Premiere Stream Here Today

Check back with Attack of the Fanboy for exclusive impressions on the game, gameplay, and other details from the reveal. That means someone could be mid-adventure on PS4, stop playing, load up their PC version of Destiny 2 , and then continue right where they left off.

Science North Korea missile launch tests Trump's China outreach
Author: 0 North Korea missile launch tests Trump's China outreach

Security Council warned could require new sanctions on Pyongyang. North Korea fired a ballistic missile that landed in the sea near Russian Federation on Sunday , in a launch the United States called a message to South Korea, days after its new president took office pledging to engage Pyongyang in dialogue.

Author: 0 Chinese state media says US should take some blame for cyber attack

According to a leading news agency, the group promised in a blog published on Tuesday to release similar tools every month from June to anyone willing to pay for them for access to the tech world's biggest secrets. While earlier this week the company's president and chief legal officer Brad Smith had reportedly confirmed that the attack had used elements stolen from the NSA , the U.S.

Science Google reveals latest details on Android O
Author: 0 Google reveals latest details on Android O

Combine this with data usage reductions mentioned earlier in the keynote and you've got a pretty potent low end for Android coming in soon. One year after Google Home made its official debut at Google I/O, it's been revealed that the smart speaker is gaining some major new features.

Author: 0 Google Rolling Out Arsenal of Services, Gadgets

Would a lighter version of Android O appeal to you? Android isn't just the biggest personal computing platform in the world. Boot time on O is twice as fast as in previous versions of Android for devices using Pixel and apps will also run faster.

Author: 0 Google Scoops Apple with 2 Major Announcements About Assistant

For phones with limited memory and resources to begin with, such as those sold in developing markets like India, Google is also working on a separate version of Android called Android Go. Google is doing that with the site Google.ai, which focuses specifically on three pillars: state of the art research, tools and infrastructure, and applied AI.

Science What we learned about Google Home at Google I/O 2017
Author: 0 What we learned about Google Home at Google I/O 2017

As Sridhar Ramaswamy, Google's senior vice president of ads and commerce, explained in an exclusive interview with Fortune , the new technology lets those hundreds of million of users who have stored a credit card with their Gmail, YouTube, or Google Play account be able to quickly purchase items within Android apps or on a mobile website.

Science Google gets you info by pointing camera at it
Author: 0 Google gets you info by pointing camera at it

A new feature is also that you can type out your questions instead of having to speak the question. The new feature will be capable of some pretty fantastic things. Google Play Protect works in the app store to screen apps for malicious content, stopping them before they are even downloaded to your device. The move will only affect Android users who are running rooted or unlocked Android operating systems.

Science The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware
Author: 0 The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware

It has reportedly also threatened to release data from banks which use SWIFT, an global money transfer network, and also information from nuclear and missile programs of countries such as Russia, China, Iran and North Korea. "Those who have Windows Update enabled are protected against attacks on this vulnerability". A lot of organisations and individuals in India still rely on the Windows XP.

Science Judiciary panel expects to ask Comey to testify
Author: 0 Judiciary panel expects to ask Comey to testify

Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, also asked the White House to provide any recordings, if they exist, detailing interactions with Comey that relate to the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election or the Clinton email scandal.

Author: 0 Stock Brushing a Recent High: AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN)

Allianz Asset Management Ag owns 71,485 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. 1St Glob holds 11,608 shares. Abbvie Inc now has $107.38B valuation. 3,840 shares valued at $205,699 were sold by PICKARD RICHARD R on Thursday, February 9. The insider REUM W ROBERT sold 750 shares worth $52,133. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in Q4 2016.

Science 3-D Printed Ovary Might Help Restore Fertility
Author: 0 3-D Printed Ovary Might Help Restore Fertility

The bioprosthetic ovaries are built of 3-D printed frameworks that house juvenile eggs, and have been effective in boosting hormone creation and reestablishing richness in mice, which was a definitive objective of the exploration. "To get them within that small spot in a small animal is complicated because we wanted to maintain the equivalent of the fallopian tubes and uterus so we could naturally mate the mice".

Science South Park: The Fractured But Whole Release Date Announced
Author: 0 South Park: The Fractured But Whole Release Date Announced

This fall, the game will release on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. Sequel to 2015's South Park: The Stick Of Truth, this time around Cartman, Stan, Kyle and Kenny will skewer the world of superhero blockbusters. Anyone who pre-orders the game will receive a bonus in-game assistant, Towelie: Your Gaming Bud, to give your hilarious advice and commentary throughout your adventure.

Science Google Doodle Celebrates Ancient Greek Astrological Computer
Author: 0 Google Doodle Celebrates Ancient Greek Astrological Computer

Originally assumed to be an ancestor of the astrolabe, it was Princeton science historian Derek J.de Solla Price who uncovered the true objective of the Antikythera Mechanism. Google has paid tribute to Antikythera mechanism -an ancient Greek analogue computer with a special doodle. However, more recent studies found out that the device was even older (150 BC).

Science Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack
Author: 0 Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber 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 much monetary benefits. One thing that might make this more plausible is the timing, coming just after pressure was put on the country over missile and nuclear tests (which might themselves have been the target of USA cyber-attacks to sabotage their success).

Science HTC One M9 Gets Android 7.0 Nougat Update with New Improvements
Author: 0 HTC One M9 Gets Android 7.0 Nougat Update with New Improvements

AT&T advises users to download the update, which is around 1.4GB, with WiFi connection and not with your mobile data which may be a bit more unstable. OTA updates are amazingly unpredictable. It also tags along April security patch update. If you have, do make sure you're connected to a Wi-Fi network before downloading it to avoid potential charges from your carrier.

Science Apple to start shipping India-made iPhones this month
Author: 0 Apple to start shipping India-made iPhones this month

In January 2017, The Indian Express had reported that in an inter-ministerial committee meeting on whether iPhone kits and consumables should be made duty free, Apple had indicated it wanted to assemble the iPhone SE first in India. The report adds this particular iPhone SE could less almost $100 lower than the current pricing, though this is not confirmed. Still, releasing locally manufactured phones is a great step for India as it will bring iPhone growth in the region and encourage ...

Science Study Suggests High Incidence of High Blood Pressure Among Doctors
Author: 0 Study Suggests High Incidence of High Blood Pressure Among Doctors

Its prevalence in India is widespread. The IMA study revealed that 21per cent of the doctors surveyed had masked hypertension or isolated ambulatory hypertension. You will receive reminders on when to check your blood pressure, receive free information on how to maintain a healthy blood pressure. Some symptoms for early detection of high blood pressure include headache, chest discomfort, palpitations, shortness of breath, irregular heartbeat, nosebleeds and feeling numb or weak.

Science Delphi Joins With BMW, Intel, and Mobileye on Self-Driving Cars
Author: 0 Delphi Joins With BMW, Intel, and Mobileye on Self-Driving Cars

BMW Group, Intel, and Mobileye said yesterday they're adding automotive supplier Delphi to their alliance aimed at building a leading autonomous driving platform. It would be capable of driving itself, but a human driver could still be called on to intervene. Delphi had already been working with BMW on a prototype computing platform.

Author: 0 Intel Corporation Finally Set to Whip Out "Core i9" Branding

This unit, however, will have a base clock rate of 4.3 GHz and it will make a 0.2 GHz jump when user step on the Turbo 2.0. The processor has a base frequency of 3.3GHz, and can reach 4.3GHz with Turbo 2.0 and 4.5GHz with Turbo 3.0. Clock speeds are being kept under wraps, but Core i9-7920X is supposed to have 16.5MB L3 and 44 PCIe lanes. Then, finally, we have the Kaby Lake-X parts, which appear to be the same as the Kaby Lake-S parts that launched back in January of this year but are ...

Science BMW M5 2017: New super saloon goes all-wheel drive
Author: 0 BMW M5 2017: New super saloon goes all-wheel drive

The upcoming M5 will make up to 600bhp from the same 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8 that powered the previous vehicle, albeit with a few choice tweaks to increase power output even further. Power is expected to be in the 450kW/700Nm region, which combined with a new eight-speed automatic - replacing the old seven-speed dual-clutch - and lighter kerb weight should slash the 0-100km/h time to around 3.5sec.

Science PES 2018's PC Version Won't Be Terrible, Swear Konami
Author: 0 PES 2018's PC Version Won't Be Terrible, Swear Konami

The game's presentation is also reportedly getting an overhaul with new menus and "real player images". Pro Evo 2018 will be released on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC in September, while the details of Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 are set to be announced at the E3 event early next month.

Science Prez Trump accused of leaking intel to Russian Federation
Author: 0 Prez Trump accused of leaking intel to Russian Federation

The White House immediately hit back at the report , denying its account of events. A former intelligence official says that if another country had done the same thing to the US, it would send the message that whoever revealed the information "can't be trusted".

Science Google poised to roll out arsenal of services, gadgets
Author: 0 Google poised to roll out arsenal of services, gadgets

We have been hearing rumors about Google's stand-alone VR headset since February 2016, but now it looks like it may actually see the light of day. Sounds boring, but it means you'll get new OS updates sooner, which is a Very Good Thing Indeed.

Science New Challenges for Apple in China
Author: 0 New Challenges for Apple in China

Apple reported that it shipped over 50.7 million units during the quarter in its earnings report - but the company doesn't elaborate on how each individual model sells, so these estimates could be our best shot at pinning down those numbers.

Science Are you protected? How to avoid ransomware attacks
Author: 0 Are you protected? How to avoid ransomware attacks

Bossert said the USA hasn't ruled out involvement by a foreign government, but that the recent ransom demands suggest a criminal network. MOSCOW, RUSSIA | Following a massive cyber attack that has swept across dozens of countries around the world recently, the president of the USA technology giant Microsoft, Brad Smith , called on the governments, tech sector and customers to join forces in boosting global cyber security .

Author: 0 Researchers Say They've Identified the Mysterious Lights Above Earth

A powerful camera onboard DSCOVR has been taking images every hour since 2015 from its spot between the sun and the Earth. DSCOVR deputy project scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Alexander Marshak first spotted them occasionally flashing over oceans.

Science Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert
Author: 0 Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

WannaCry, the ransomware cyber attack that has affected computers worldwide has made its way to India, affecting states like West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and Kerala. The virus was able to infect many systems on Friday because some users didn't install the latest security update, leaving computers vulnerable for any attack.

Science Suspect a WannaCry ransomware attack? Call this Maharashtra government helpline
Author: 0 Suspect a WannaCry ransomware attack? Call this Maharashtra government helpline

Academic and writer Zeynep Tufekci went further, suggesting that the world needs a "complete overhaul of how technology companies, governments and institutions operate and handle software". "If someone kidnaps your child, you may pay your ransom but there is no guarantee your child will return". It can also be very hard to tell whether a new update is truly necessary.

Science Qualcomm sues Apple suppliers amid global patent battle
Author: 0 Qualcomm sues Apple suppliers amid global patent battle

Qualcomm said last month that Apple had chose to withhold royalty payments to its contract manufacturers that are owed to the chipmaker, for sales made in the first quarter of 2017, until the dispute is resolved in court. After learning that Apple's suppliers were refusing to pay up, Qualcomm had to lower its revenue guidance for the quarter, and similar dips could show up each coming segment until this legal battle is played out.

Science Intel Is Preparing the Powerful i9 Series of CPUs
Author: 0 Intel Is Preparing the Powerful i9 Series of CPUs

The core clocks are maintained at 3.3 GHz base, 4.3 GHz boost with Intel Turbo 2.0 and 4.5 GHz boost with Intel Turbo 3.0. The 8 core 7820X features the same boost clocks, with a slightly higher base clock of 3.6 GHz. Increasing cache sizes without negatively impacting cache latency is a significant undertaking; Intel would have had to do a fundamental respin on Skylake to make this change.

Science Io-Interactive Will Retain Rights to Hitman, Season 2 Coming in 2018
Author: 0 Io-Interactive Will Retain Rights to Hitman, Season 2 Coming in 2018

That raised a number of red flags: Was Hitman now properly dead? In fact, it is also stated that the second season for the 2016 " Hitman " reboot game is already 50 percent complete. Gamestar has said that the origin on the information can not be revealed at this time, but that they ensure its legitimatesly of the claims. The site added that it expects Io will make some sort of statement next week, while Square Enix said in response to an inquiry only that "We don't have any further ...

Science Donald Trump might have just plagiarised Elle Woods' famous speech
Author: 0 Donald Trump might have just plagiarised Elle Woods' famous speech

Donald Trump seems to be a fan of the Reese Witherspoon romantic comedy if his May 13 commencement speech at Liberty University is anything to go by. Sadly, there was no "bend and snap"; instead, the phrases used seemed rather familiar to a certain speech at the end of the film. He played a clip of Woods' speech cut with clips of Trump's speech in which Trump appeared to be saying nearly exactly the same words as Woods, though likely in a different order.

Science Nintendo Switch Being Held Back By Monster Hunter XX
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Being Held Back By Monster Hunter XX

This is the second month that the Nintendo Switch led the pack, obviously taking out the month of March too. Immediately following Nintendo Spotlight: E3 2017, Nintendo is once again bringing back Nintendo Treehouse: Live at E3, a livestreamed showcase of upcoming games for Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

Science Palestinian President Abbas arrives on four-day India visit
Author: 0 Palestinian President Abbas arrives on four-day India visit

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-anticipated visit to Israel, Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas has played the gift diplomacy. Abbas commended India's longstanding policy of supporting the Palestinian cause in global forums since the time of Mahatma Gandhi, affirming that India could play an instrumental role in this regard.

Author: 0 Apple to discontinue iPad Mini

This iPad is going to be roughly the footprint of the existing 9.7-inch iPad Pro so it's going to replace the small iPad Pro in the lineup. For now, Apple is offering the iPad mini 4 with 128GB for $399 (roughly Rs. Apple is rumoured to be announcing some new products including a possible Siri home speaker and a range of new Macbook laptops at its developers conference in June.

Author: 0 North Korea possibly linked to global cyberattack

Harris met Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who also said China could apply more pressure to rein in North Korea. She indicated Washington and Beijing had agreed they would take action if a new test looked to be long range and leaning toward an intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach the United States .