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Industry New Zero-day exploit use Word to hack your PC
Author: 0 New Zero-day exploit use Word to hack your PC

The attack can be used to infect even a fully patched computer with malware, and it is believed to be effected in most - if not all - versions of Microsoft Word, and Windows 10 offers no protection. The primary aim of this malware is to steal banking and personal information to access your financial records. As the security firm Proofpoint explains in a blog post , the scammers' email came with the subject line " Scan Data " and included Microsoft Word attachments that said "Scan" and a ...

Industry Why Samsung's Galaxy S8 Is Expected to Be a Blockbuster
Author: 0 Why Samsung's Galaxy S8 Is Expected to Be a Blockbuster

Legend, the company that dazzles up smartphones with a large dose of luxury, has taken the wraps off its new 24k gold and crocodile leather versions of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus . Pre-orders begin on April 21, with the LTE model being sold at Verizon and the two Wi-Fi models selling on Samsung's web site and "select retailers".

Industry Friday the 13th: The Game Dated for Late May
Author: 0 Friday the 13th: The Game Dated for Late May

The game initially started off as a Kickstarter project in 2015 garnering over $820,000 from more than 12,000 contributors. The news came via a tweet sent out by the official Twitter account for the game, where they announced the news and followed it up with a new release date trailer.

Industry Which Analysts Are Watching Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)?
Author: 0 Which Analysts Are Watching Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)?

Aspiriant LLC's holdings in Microsoft were worth $2,123,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of equities research analysts have commented on MSFT shares. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This article was originally published by [[site]] and is the property of of [[site]]. Barclays PLC upped their target price on Microsoft from $70.00 to $71.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research note on Friday, January 27th.

Industry Nintendo Set New Records With Switch's First Month Of US Sales
Author: 0 Nintendo Set New Records With Switch's First Month Of US Sales

Nintendo President Reggie Fils-Aime also called Breath of the Wild the best standalone launch title in Nintendo history just after the system's United States launch. Demand is so high that Nintendo says it can't ship enough devices to meet it. So unit sales are still moving for Breath of the Wild even when the systems aren't.

Industry FTC Warns: That Nintendo Switch Emulator Is A Scam
Author: 0 FTC Warns: That Nintendo Switch Emulator Is A Scam

In fact, Jefferies equity analyst Atul Goyal notes that Nintendo's stock has risen by nearly 20% since the Switch's reveal on March 3. This uptick in sales is notable, as total physical sales had previously declined every month for the past year months.

Industry Facebook lets streams of depravity flow freely
Author: 0 Facebook lets streams of depravity flow freely

Technology gurus hold many different opinions about the true potentials of virtual/augmented reality (VR/AR). Facebook's reality will look like this: When you're talking with some friends on Facebook about a party or trip, rather than just typing in Messenger or video chatting , the augmented reality allows everyone in that conversation to see each other as if they're in the same room.

Industry Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India
Author: 0 Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India

The S8 is slimmer than its predecessor, S7 and has no home button. To access the apps , just slide up or down. Speaking of which, both the Galaxy S8 and S8+ still boast of a glass - Corning Gorilla Glass 5 this time round - and metal body, but unlike their predecessor phones, Samsung's 2017 flagships have near bezel-less screens.

Industry Windows 10 Cloud: A bare-bones Windows 10 could soon be out
Author: 0 Windows 10 Cloud: A bare-bones Windows 10 could soon be out

Windows Central also reported that Windows 10 Cloud may actually be named "Windows 10 S" (maybe a nod to "School", who knows?) which certainly sounds less confusing. Although there are still many more details to be announced officially, the truth is as you can see, these new equipment would be direct competition for Google devices.

Industry Some Galaxy S8 Customers In The US Are Getting Free Speaker Docks
Author: 0 Some Galaxy S8 Customers In The US Are Getting Free Speaker Docks

You have links to buy it from various the Galaxy S8 is available, like Amazon, Best Buy, Samsung, etc.in USA, India, UK, Germany, etc. countries, and more. Samsung has also reportedly provided a statement that says, "Key features of Bixby, including Vision, Home and Reminder, will be available with the global launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 on April 21".

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch breaks sales record at Nintendo

The idea, of course, is to capitalize on holiday season consumer interest: People buy more stuff during the holiday season than the rest of the year. The Nintendo Switch may be working out availability with certain retailers, but that's not stopping it from being a big-seller on the market anyway.

Industry DJI announces a new, more affordable Phantom 4 drone
Author: 0 DJI announces a new, more affordable Phantom 4 drone

New Phantom 4 Advanced is expected to have a price tag of $1349, which is $50 cheaper than the previous model Phantom 4. The company launched the new Phantom 4 Advanced on Thursday, April 13. The Phantom 4 comes with advanced sensors and processors to ensure that more image details are captured and the image needed for advanced post production.

Industry Augmented Reality: The battle between Facebook and Snapchat has begun
Author: 0 Augmented Reality: The battle between Facebook and Snapchat has begun

Facebook also launched its AR Studio developer platform, and with that launch, Wells Fargo analyst Peter Stabler said in a note dated April 19 that he now expects the company's augmented reality offerings to suddenly accelerate. Use your Facebook photos to create your virtual self, then invite your friends to join you. During a demo of the company's vision for augmented reality - in the form of a pair of easy-to-wear, standard-looking glasses - he showed how you could have a virtual ...

Author: 0 Fresno shooting suspect due in court on murder charge

A Fresno man killed three people in what authorities say was a racially-motivated killing spree. Next, Muhammad shot toward a bus stop where he had spotted three white men, police said. Dyer said he dropped two necklaces he was holding that he said were charms to ward off evil and gave himself up to police. Muhammad told police he did not like white people because they are responsible for oppressing Black people and that African Americans and Latinos needed to have their own land with ...

Industry Facebook Talks Up AR At F8 Conference
Author: 0 Facebook Talks Up AR At F8 Conference

Franklin announced the platform at Facebook's annual developer conference, F8 , on Tuesday. Usually there's much ooh-ing and aaaah-ing over whatever it is that Mark Zuckerberg introduces. AR Studio , which is now open for beta applications, can be used to create masks, scripted effects, animated frames, and other AR technologies that react to movement, the environment, or interactions during live videos.

Industry Xiaomi Mi 6 will Start Rolling Out from April 28
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 6 will Start Rolling Out from April 28

It is powered by the 10nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor and Adreno 540 GPU. The Plus variant is also said to be loaded with 6GB RAM , and either 64GB or 128GB of internal storage - though, again, nothing's confirmed at this point.

Author: 0 Nintendo Switch North America Sales Figures Revealed

But it's still too early to tell whether the Switch will be a blockbuster on the scale of the original Wii, which sold more than 100 million units. Today, an independent research group, SuperData, released a report that reveals the console's global success, selling over 2.4 million units across the world! It is possible that the bulk of the Switch games will be created for the Nintendo Switch , with games specifically made for the console.

Industry Marquez: Yamaha has edge on Honda over Austin bumps
Author: 0 Marquez: Yamaha has edge on Honda over Austin bumps

The three-time MotoGP Champion has won every MotoGP held at the track from pole since COTA joined the World Championship in 2013. Vinales, the victor of the opening two races, produced a blistering lap of 2m 04.923secs on his Movistar Yamaha in the first free practice session.

Author: 0 Nintendo sold nearly a million Switches in a single month

It is confirmed that more than nine-hundred thousand units of Nintendo Switch was sold last month. You didn't read that wrong: there were more copies of Breath of the Wild sold on Switch than there were Switches themselves. This week, Nintendo of America revelaed the Switch sold more than 906,000 units in March, comfortably outdoing the Wii U's launch period sales of 890,000 units in North America.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Feature Dual Camera Setup: KGI Analyst

Finally, the date is here, and it is official. Samsung's Note range has often been used to showcase the company's latest technologies, and if the S8's features haven't sparked much excitement in you, the Note series may pack in something more interesting.

Industry Half-dozen people pucker up to win new auto
Author: 0 Half-dozen people pucker up to win new auto

Contestants were allowed a 10-minute break each hour. Anne Hudson, an on-air personality for the radio station, said she was not surprised that seven people lasted the full 50 hours. After each break, they rotate places, alternating between standing and sitting. The "Kiss A Kia" contest was hosted by 96.7 KISS FM at Southwest Kia in Round Rock.

Industry JEFFERIES: Investors are loving Nintendo Switch's new games (NTDOY)
Author: 0 JEFFERIES: Investors are loving Nintendo Switch's new games (NTDOY)

Essentially, this exploit would allow gamers to extend a power slide boost which was effective in Mario Kart 8 on Nintendo's last-generation console, the Wii U. Two returning items, the Boo and Feather items, are also shown along with their description. When I played as Donkey Kong in Balloon Battle, I was surprised to see so much detail in his fur.

Industry Street Fighter V adds Thailand stage, premium
Author: 0 Street Fighter V adds Thailand stage, premium

Capcom has announced in a new post on its Unity blog that work costumes are coming to some of Street Fighter V's roster of characters. According to Capcom, the developer said it had explored making a night time version of the stage for Street Fighter 5, which would have been lit with candles and taken place underneath a full moon, but instead, the studio chose to stick to the original stage.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ now in India, pre-order on Flipkart

Samsung isn't launching a new Edge phone this year, because probably, both its new Galaxy S phones have just the right amount of curves and Edge-functionality built right into them. However, the devices will be available on Flipkart and Samsung's online store from May 5, 2017. The two devices are powered by an Exynos Octa-core (2.35 GHz Quad + 1.9 GHZ Quad) processor and run on Android 7.0 Nougat.

Industry China's Huawei reports flat profit for 2016, revenues slow
Author: 0 China's Huawei reports flat profit for 2016, revenues slow

When it came to profits, however, Huawei registered no meaningful improvement, reporting net income of about RMB37 billion ($5.4 billion), roughly the same as in 2015. "We will stay customer-centric and will support digital transformation in all industries, in order to create value for our customers and to grow sustainably", Eric Xu, Huawei Rotating CEO, said.

Industry Feds Warn Instagram Influencers About Stealth Ads
Author: 0 Feds Warn Instagram Influencers About Stealth Ads

The FTC further points out that labeling sponsored posts simply by adding a sponsored post tag (#sp) or "thanks" followed by the name of the brand does not suffice, as the disclosure has to be clearer. Public Citizen previously carried out an investigation into celebrities and influencers who endorsed products without disclosures. When you've got millions of followers on social media, it's probably tempting to make a few bucks spruiking a product for one of the numerous companies begging ...

Industry Samsung, Amazon Launch HDR10+
Author: 0 Samsung, Amazon Launch HDR10+

The HDR10 standard is supported by Samsung, LG, Sony, Sharp, Vizio, and Microsoft, as well as by Amazon Video and Netflix. Dolby Vision , on the other hand, allowed for metadata on a per-scene or even per-frame basis, meaning that brightness and other video details could be adjusted for the best results throughout and entire piece of video.

Industry Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ not yet supporting Google Daydream
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ not yet supporting Google Daydream

You can also keep your private content and apps secure by hiding Secure Folder when the device is unlocked. I know I won't be using the facial recognition option. If you own a phone with the face unlocking feature, make sure you don't use it as the authentication mode to unlock your phone or any data sensitive app with the feature.

Author: 0 Islamic State group claims Paris shooting, one police officer killed

The risk for the main presidential candidates is misjudging the public mood by making an ill-perceived gesture or comment. Bloodshed had always been feared ahead of Sunday's first round of voting after a string of jihadist atrocities since 2015, and the shooting on the world-renowned boulevard forced security to the top of the agenda in the campaign.

Industry Man dragged off flight was a 'bad moment' for United: CEO
Author: 0 Man dragged off flight was a 'bad moment' for United: CEO

Some U.S. lawmakers called for new rules that could make it more hard for airlines to overbook flights as a tool for increasing revenue. Video of the incident has been shown around the world. But the CEO of United's parent company, Oscar Munoz, has been notified of the hearing scheduled for Thursday. David Dao, the doctor who was violently dragged off his seat on a United Airlines plane, sparking widespread outrage on social media, has spoken out about the incident for the first time.

Industry Facebook built a virtual Facebook. Here is what we know so far
Author: 0 Facebook built a virtual Facebook. Here is what we know so far

An avatar represents each user in Facebook Spaces . Choose one of the options, and customize it to suit your taste. It's all about being yourself. Once you have chosen your appearance, you can then invite other Facebook friends to join you in experiencing the virtual environment.

Industry Apple injuries report sheds more light on its rumoured AR smart glasses
Author: 0 Apple injuries report sheds more light on its rumoured AR smart glasses

The incident reports hint at other in-development projects, such as self-driving cars, and new Apple Watch features like ski-tracking, but there's little in the way of specifics. Instead of virtual reality, which requires users to wear a bulky headset buy completely immerses them in a location, augmented reality is created to display important information over images and videos of the real world.

Industry HTC's squeezable smartphone will go by HTC U 11
Author: 0 HTC's squeezable smartphone will go by HTC U 11

Another way is with colors, as the report says the U 11 will be available in five different shades: black, white, red, blue, and silver. This name combines the naming schemes of HTC previous flagship line - One M8, One M9, HTC 10 - with its current HTC U family of phones.

Industry Amazon's Echo can manage your Google calendar for work
Author: 0 Amazon's Echo can manage your Google calendar for work

For example, customers can instruct Alexa to "ask Mercedes to send and address to the vehicle", and they will receive navigation information and point-of-interest requests. The company added that the integration of Google Home into their cars signals a significant step forward in Mercedes Benz's connectivity strategy.

Industry Target Stores Getting Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Decorations
Author: 0 Target Stores Getting Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Decorations

Across the United States, over 600 stores will be decked out with various decorations in anticipation for the Nintendo Switch exclusive. There will even be decals of a starting line and Lakitu posts on windows. When those doors open, lights and the theme song from the games will greet customers. "So go ahead, leave Bowser in the dust as you do your Target run-and keep your eyes peeled, because we have an assortment of Mario and Nintendo-related products set around the store", the company ...

Industry Google Earth's new Voyager tool aims to feed our wanderlust
Author: 0 Google Earth's new Voyager tool aims to feed our wanderlust

The update not only makes it easier to navigate Earth, but also adds a number of additional layers to the service including videos from BBC's nature documentaries, educational segments from " Sesame Street " and more, all tied to exploring different parts of the world.

Author: 0 Facebook video murder suspect kills himself in Pa., police confirm

Facebook drew criticism for not removing the gruesome video until two hours after Stephens posted it. Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg spoke about the murder at the site's annual developers conference Tuesday. The 37-year-old claimed on Facebook Live that he shot and killed Godwin, 74, for no reason at all - other than to get back at his ex-girlfriend. "If you did it, you have to face your crime", she said.

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