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Industry Amazon unveils Echo Show video streaming assistant
Author: 0 Amazon unveils Echo Show video streaming assistant

The images will then pop up directly on the screen, giving users perhaps the friendliest way ever to monitor their security cams. With a $229.99 price tag and the ability to work seamlessly with other devices from the Echo family , Echo Show is a pretty appealing device.

Industry Nest 4K Smart Camera Rumored
Author: 0 Nest 4K Smart Camera Rumored

Android Police said of its disclosure: "We're rating this leak with a confidence level of 10 out of 10 ". There now is no plan to allow users to stream or record in 4K resolution. As for the camera itself, it will be powered by USB Type-C, and there will be an LED ring around the lens to indicate that it's recording. The reason for this, according to Android Police which broke the story, has to do with technical limitations as streaming 4K video over Wi-Fi would be a taxing affair.

Industry Purported Cases for the Upcoming 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros
Author: 0 Purported Cases for the Upcoming 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros

Additionally, Geskin relays that there will be no new iPad Mini this year, corroborating our exclusive report from last week claiming that Apple will be discontinuing the iPad Mini amid disappointing sales. Originally, there was talk that Apple had squeezed the 10.5-inch iPad Pro screen into the same size form factor as the 9.7-inch model. However, the Cupertino tech-giant is speculated to bring about a surprising update to this series of laptops as well.

Author: 0 Samsung to launch "stretchable" display at SID 2017

When pressed, the stretchable OLED display can move up to 12 millimeters in a direction and then settle when released - like a balloon - while retaining a high degree of resolution. The discussion, which began past year, is still ongoing, as Hyundai is not sure of the technology, which has not yet been proven in the market. Unlike the display industry's expectation that it would take long to develop stretchable displays , Samsung Display could move its development forward by applying ...

Industry Computer beats Chinese champion in ancient board game of go
Author: 0 Computer beats Chinese champion in ancient board game of go

Machine has triumphed over man in the first of three games testing the skills of a human champion against that of artificial intelligence. On the eve of the much-anticipated game, world-title holder Ke posted on his Weibo account: "No matter win or lose, this will be my final contest with AI".

Industry Indian digital payments firm Paytm launches niche payments bank
Author: 0 Indian digital payments firm Paytm launches niche payments bank

Certain operations of these banks stay the same. As of now, Paytm payment bank is available on "invite only" basis. The company was looking forwards to launching a bank from 2015 when it got the nod for it in August 2015 but it as delayed due to lack of funds and other investments.

Author: 0 Microsoft re-releases security update after cyberattacks

Researchers say it is spreading through a Microsoft Windows exploit called "EternalBlue", which Microsoft released a patch for in March . The WannaCry malware exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was reportedly developed and used by the U.S.

Industry Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers
Author: 0 Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers

Though a majority of Internet service providers in China have blocked port 445, which is mainly used for Windows operating system file-sharing, to avoid potential massive attack targeting Microsoft Windows , many public service institutions, including universities, public security offices and oil stations have not blocked the port.

Author: 0 Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA

Smith's statement comes as businesses, hospitals and regular consumers have fallen victims to a huge ransomware attack as hackers exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft's operating system. The government is not legally bound to notify at-risk companies. Security researchers with Kaspersky Lab have recorded more than 45 000 attacks in 74 countries, including the UK, Russia, Ukraine, India, China, Italy, and Egypt.

Industry Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Releasing On Nintendo Switch This Fall
Author: 0 Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Releasing On Nintendo Switch This Fall

You can pick up Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 right now for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. In addition, Ad-Hoc cooperative play will be available for up to six players. Nintendo Everything did note that there wasn't any information for a European release, but seemed confident that the Switch port would also see a PAL release as well.

Industry Moto C & Moto C Plus Smartphones with Android 7.0 Nougat Officially Launched
Author: 0 Moto C & Moto C Plus Smartphones with Android 7.0 Nougat Officially Launched

Currently, the phone will hit only selective markets such as Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific. The device is also expected to ship with a rather large 5,000 mAh battery. Coming to Moto E series, the Moto E4 Plus has been leaked in silver and gold colour variants. Thanks to this, the battery life of the Moto C Plus will be longer than the one of the C, even though it has a higher resolution display.

Author: 0 House leader told colleagues 'I think Putin pays' Pres

VIDEO: The Washington Post's Adam Entous discusses a 2016 conversation of GOP leaders in which House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) made the explosive claim. The Trump campaign is now being investigated over its alleged ties to Russian Federation. According to the Post story, McCarthy and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin had met separately earlier that day with Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman who had told them that the Russian government employed a tactic ...

Industry Uber threatens to fire key exec in self-driving car dispute
Author: 0 Uber threatens to fire key exec in self-driving car dispute

Late Thursday, Levandowski's attorneys filed a motion that asks the judge to tweak his ruling that Uber could can the engineer for leaning on the Fifth. As a condition of your employment at Uber, you must comply with all of the requirements set forth in this letter. It's a major shift in Uber's tone with Levandowski, who has a close working relationship with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick.

Author: 0 Microsoft says cyberattack should be wake up call for governments

The worm encrypts data on an infected system, and then tells the user that their files have been locked and displays information on how much is to be paid and when - up to roughly $600 in bitcoin. "It's very important everyone understands that all they (the hackers) need to do is change some code and start again". While WannaCry rampaged through more than 100 countries over the weekend, security researchers identified a " kill switch " within the ransomware that slowed the expansion.

Author: 0 Log in, look out: Cyber chaos spreads with workweek's start

Companies and governments spent the weekend upgrading software to limit the spread of the virus. Security experts have warned that another attack is imminent, most likely on Monday, and could be unstoppable. "It was clear (that) warnings were given to hospital trusts". Security experts said the NSA had engaged in responsible disclosure by informing Microsoft of the flaw at some point after learning it had been stolen and a month before the tools leaked online.

Author: 0 Ransomware attack hit more than 100000 organizations, says Interpol

British cybersecurity expert Graham Cluley doesn't want to blame the NSA for the attack. He noted that Europol is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to try and discover the people behind the attack. Russia's central bank said Saturday that no incidents had "compromising the data resources" of Russian banks, state news agency Tass reported. "Global internet security has reached a moment of emergency", Qihoo360 warned.

Industry You can now check Facebook, Messenger and Instagram notifications in one place
Author: 0 You can now check Facebook, Messenger and Instagram notifications in one place

Now check your Instagram , Messenger and Facebook notifications by tapping on your profile. Also, you can now make group payments on Messenger , or benefit from other options of the newly introduced digital assistant. For many people , the Facebook family of apps will take up a large amount of real-estate on their smartphones. When pressed, a small tray appears from the bottom of the screen and allows the other services to be seen, along with their notification numbers.

Industry Asus ZenFone AR Tango-Enabled Smartphone to arrive soon
Author: 0 Asus ZenFone AR Tango-Enabled Smartphone to arrive soon

In comparison, the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro was powered by the mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 and 4 GB of RAM, with only 64 GB of storage and a 6.4-inch QHD display. Google is also hoping to use the ZenFone in their classroom initiative - Expeditions AR , which should be beneficial to those learning in school and especially for the architectural backgrounds.

Industry Google announces standalone VR Headsets to be launched later this year
Author: 0 Google announces standalone VR Headsets to be launched later this year

At its I/O conference, Google revealed it wants to bring the best of both worlds - advanced 3D graphics and mobility - into standalone mobile VR headsets based on its Daydream platform. This makes the headset heavier and less comfortable to wear and also prevents you using VR if your phone isn't around. So, some exciting days ahead for those keen to enjoy the immersive experience of watching virtual reality videos with a strapped on standalone headset.