Author: 0 Happy 'Star Wars' Day: May the fourth be with you

Whether it's games, merchandise, or comics, Johnson stressed that Star Wars is something individuals of all ages can connect with. The novel introduced many fan favourite characters including Mara Jade and the blue-skinned Admiral himself.

Author: 0 Trump hopes to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director quickly

Trump also hit back on Friday at media reports questioning the credibility of White House accounts of why Comey was sacked, which have changed over the course of the week and threatened an end to regular White House press briefings. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein plan to interview four candidates on Saturday for a nominee that Trump will send to the Senate.

Industry Apple + Microsoft Get Into Bed Together, Build Conference Announcement
Author: 0 Apple + Microsoft Get Into Bed Together, Build Conference Announcement

While both Xamarin.Forms and the Universal Windows Platform use XAML for designing interfaces, the actual syntax is slightly different, which is what the new Standard is created to help with. "Cortana asks if you want to pick up where you left off in your app, doc or website". It essentially means you can begin to work on something on you Surface device and end it on your MacBook.

Author: 0 At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyberattack

Germany's national railway says that it was among the organizations affected by the global cyberattack but there was no impact on train services. More than 75,000 computers in 99 countries were compromised in Friday's attack, with a heavy concentration of infections in Russian Federation and Ukraine, according to Dutch security company Avast Software BV.

Author: 0 Apple's iTunes Is Coming To The Windows 10 Store

Windows 10 S will run on devices with ARM or x86 processors, but only supports Windows Store apps. "With Cortana, you can pick up where you left off across Windows, iOS and Android devices", he said. VR compatibility: The update will bring compatibility with Microsoft's new Windows Mixed Reality headset and motion controllers. The Fall Creators Update packs with the lots of new features and enhancements over the last public version which is Creators Update.

Industry Android gets patches for critical flaws in media handling, hardware drivers
Author: 0 Android gets patches for critical flaws in media handling, hardware drivers

As far as when you will receive the Android Security Bulletin if you have an Android device, that will depend on which type of device you own. The new sheet followed the usual classification of two patch levels. This month's update patches six critical vulnerabilities in Mediaserver, an Android component that handles the processing of image and video files.

Industry Warner showcases stunning trailer for 'Blade Runner 2049'
Author: 0 Warner showcases stunning trailer for 'Blade Runner 2049'

But Ford will also return and will play an important role as Rick Deckard. At the IMAX Headquarters in California on Monday (via Nerdist ), the actor explained that the only way that his character Deckard can be successfully reintroduced is to make sure that he plays a major part of the current narrative.

Industry MATCH REACTION: Gloucester Rugby 17 Stade Francais 25
Author: 0 MATCH REACTION: Gloucester Rugby 17 Stade Francais 25

For the two-time Challenge Cup winners, it also meant there was no flourish to a season that ended with Gloucester ninth in the 12-team Premiership. Plisson missed a long but makeable penalty and Camara couldn't hold a poor pass from Danty as Stade piled on the pressure. Despair for Gloucester but jubilation for Northampton - as well as Stade Francais .

Author: 0 PM: Patient records 'not compromised' in NHS cyber attack

The attacks, he said, feature hackers who infiltrate the computer network of an individual, company or institution, encrypt the files and then demand ransom payments in exchange for undoing the encryption. It demands payment in 3 days or the price is doubled, and if none is received in 7 days the files will be deleted, according to the screen message.

Author: 0 Xi 'willing to work' with SK leader

When they take place, diplomatic sources in Seoul say North Korea's nuclear threats will top the agenda as well as the South Korea-U.S. free trade deal and the costs related to the THAAD missile defense system. Moon also appointed as his chief of staff a former lawmaker who, as a student, went to North Korea to meet the state's founder, Kim Il Sung. Moons victory will nearly certainly slam the door shut on any military option against North Korea for the Trump administration.

Industry Alan Wake Price Dropped Ahead of Removal from Steam and Xbox
Author: 0 Alan Wake Price Dropped Ahead of Removal from Steam and Xbox

The company is in talks to try and renew the licenses , although they aren't making any promises as to when, or even if, that will actually happen. It'll be up to Microsoft and other individual stores whether or not discounts will be offered on the Xbox version of the game.

Author: 0 Xi applauds Moon's election win

He worked as spokesman for late liberal presidents Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun. That was the second Korean summit. It was later alleged that he paid $500 million to make it happen. And on that front, Moon's options to generate big changes could be severely limited. "It will really be up to Chinese President Xi [Jinping] to convince Trump to pull out THAAD - if that can be done", he said.

Author: 0 Cyber attack disrupting NHS was int'l: British PM

The tools used to pull off this attack were likely from an NSA toolset leaked by the Shadow Brokers. Computers have been infected with "ransomware" demanding payments of as much as United States dollars 600 to restore access and scrambling data.

Industry Microsoft Announces Xamarin Live Player Preview
Author: 0 Microsoft Announces Xamarin Live Player Preview

Visual Studio 2017 for Mac arrives two months after Microsoft released the Windows version and the fourth beta of the macOS IDE, and brings with it a number of new features related to things like.NET Core, web tooling and Xamarin. Xamarin Live Player also lets developers see the changes in code that they make take place in the app in real time. "The real benefit here is you should be able to write, test and debug an iOS app much quicker", Moorhead said.

Industry Northbound Lanes Open Friday On Rebuilt I-85 Bridge
Author: 0 Northbound Lanes Open Friday On Rebuilt I-85 Bridge

Additionally, the highway inside closed area has been resurfaced and equip with stripes and reflectors, a project that was slated to be done later in the year. Matthews for finishing the project early. This high-traffic section of I-85 carries almost 243,000 vehicles each day under normal circumstances. Traffic is flowing once again on I-85 northbound.

Industry Toyota to use Nvidia's AI technology in autonomous cars
Author: 0 Toyota to use Nvidia's AI technology in autonomous cars

NVIDIA, a leading GPU maker, has been emerging as an important computing power supplier for the automotive industry's transition to autonomous driving. That incoming data is processed by the artificial intelligence system to orient the auto with its surroundings, sync with a high-definition map of the driving area and identify potential hazards.

Industry Where does Jeremy Corbyn stand on foreign policy?
Author: 0 Where does Jeremy Corbyn stand on foreign policy?

In a major speech on foreign policy on Friday at Chatham House in central London, Britain's opposition Labour Party leader said Trump is determined to add to existing global problems and accused British Prime Minister Theresa May of pandering to the U.S.

Industry Windows update to cultivate creative crowd
Author: 0 Windows update to cultivate creative crowd

Windows 10's next major update , codenamed Redstone 3, has been unveiled as the Fall Creators Update that will come to our machines later this year, Microsoft revealed at Day two at Microsoft Build 2017. It will use the Microsoft Graph to connect users across devices. Other features of the new update include OneDrive Files On Demand , which will allow you to see and browse your OneDrive files on PC without having to sync and download them all locally, and a new app called Windows ...

Industry U.S. Policy Contributes to Plunging Profits at Emirates
Author: 0 U.S. Policy Contributes to Plunging Profits at Emirates

While Emirates's passenger count rose 8 percent to 56 million as it added destinations including Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Yangon in Burma and Hanoi in Vietnam and took delivery of 19 Airbus SE A380s and 16 Boeing Co. Emirates has faced an avalanche of problems in terms of investing and gaining profits, with challenges that include a rising US dollar market amid failing oil prices, as well as an increase in militant actions in Europe.

Industry Microsoft making mobile connection with Windows update
Author: 0 Microsoft making mobile connection with Windows update

The update would be optimal if Microsoft had a pervasive mobile operating system, but the United States technology giant saw Windows smartphones eclipsed by Apple and Android devices, the analyst noted. The creations can use soundtracks, themes, and cinematic transitions plus 3D objects and Windows Inkings. But we're hard-pressed to see things stopping there; it seems inevitable that at some point, Windows will offer the ability to run Linux server software as one of its features.

Industry Feds Grant Stays For Sanctuary Immigrants Jeanette Vizguerra, Arturo Hernandez Garcia
Author: 0 Feds Grant Stays For Sanctuary Immigrants Jeanette Vizguerra, Arturo Hernandez Garcia

Surrounded by her children, Jeanette Vizguerra , second from right, a Mexican immigrant who has lived in a church to avoid immigration authorities for the past three months, smiles after leaving the church early Friday, May. "I am proud to stand alongside her as we work to secure fairness and humanity in both her U visa immigration case as well as our nation's immigration laws".

Author: 0 Back on top: Chelsea wins the English Premier League

The revitalised Blues have repaid their manager with a relentless march to the title and Conte can now reflect on how far he has come in such a short time. Chelsea have won the Premier League title after defeating West Bromwich Albion 1-0 at the Hawthorns. His moves in the transfer market, his tactical switches, and his late substitutions have all come off.

Author: 0 What is Wanna Decryptor - the virus behind the NHS cyber attack?

Several British hospitals say they are having major computer problems Hospitals in London, northwest England and other parts of the country are reporting problems with their computer systems as the result of an apparent cyberattack. They have asked patients not to come to the hospitals unless it was an emergency. Britain's opposition Labour Party said the attack on English hospitals showed the need to place cyber security at the heart of government policy.

Author: 0 PM May says British hospitals not deliberately targeted in cyber attack

The government was working to "isolate systems which have been affected by a Ransomware cyber-attack of the kind which has also affected health trusts in NHS England", it said in a statement, adding that First Minister Nicola Sturgeon would chair an emergency meeting shortly.

Industry Arizona Sunshine to Launch on PlayStation VR in June
Author: 0 Arizona Sunshine to Launch on PlayStation VR in June

That's on top of being able to play the videogame using the regular DualShock 4 controllers and PlayStation Move. The zombie game has been out for Vive and Oculus Rift since a year ago, and I've heard it described as a must-play for VR owners.

Author: 0 Star Wars: Mark Hamill pranks fans on 'May 4'

You may see fans today dressed up as their favorite characters, and some may bring Star Wars-themed foods to the office. There are also deals to be had for all things Star Wars . Star Wars mania is in full swing for Thursday's Star Wars Day . Whether it's games, merchandise, or comics, Johnson stressed that Star Wars is something individuals of all ages can connect with.

Author: 0 Uk hospitals, spanish firms in huge cyberattack

Jakub Kroustek of the security firm Avast said in a blog post update around 2000 GMT, "We are now seeing more than 75,000 99 countries". And unlike many other forms of malware, it can spread on its own - it doesn't need humans to, for example, click on fake email attachments. Be extremely careful when clicking on links in emails, as well as online forums.

Author: 0 Windows 10 S Revealed: Microsoft's New OS Vs. Windows 10 Pro

Accompanying the new Surface Laptop is Microsoft's new Windows 10 S operating system, which is streamlined for classroom use and it's directly aimed at stealing market share from Google's Chrome operating system, which powers bare-bones Chromebook laptops.

Author: 0 Global extortion cyberattack hits dozens of nations

It was not immediately clear how many other countries were affected. Following the cyber attacks pictures were posted on social media showing screens of NHS computers with images demanding payment of United States dollars 300 (275 euros) worth of the online currency Bitcoin , saying: "Ooops, your files have been encrypted!" Outlets are reporting that more than a dozen countries - and as many as 74, according to one security firm - have been affected by the hacking tool.

Author: 0 'Minecraft: Switch Edition' Updates: Joy-Con Limitations For Nintendo Switch Revealed

Avid fans of the "Minecraft" gaming franchise can now play the said game on the Nintendo Switch with the recently released " Minecraft: Switch Edition". In other news, " Minecraft: Switch Edition" includes a game bundle that features several DLCs and a plethora of character skins. Meanwhile, Nintendo's E3 booth will open at midday in LA on June 13th, where attendees will be able to go hands on with Super Mario Odyssey and other, now unknown Switch titles.

Author: 0 Apple iTunes soon to be available Microsoft Windows Store

Microsoft made an announcement at its Build developer conference. Earlier this year, Qualcomm announced that its next-generation chips will be the first to fully support Windows 10, including all the programs built for the x86 architecture.

Author: 0 European Union judge: Uber is in the business of transportation, not information

The EU's top court has applied the brakes to Uber's ambitions in Europe, recommending that the United States firm provides a transport service and must be licensed. "On the contrary, that activity exists exclusively because of the platform, without which it would have no sense", he said. Meanwhile the Sub-Saharan General Manager of Uber averred that the company has been fully compliant with all tax and industry regulations of the country, adding that Uber signed a Memorandum of ...

Industry Wells Fargo & Company Posted gains of 0.07% in the Last Trade
Author: 0 Wells Fargo & Company Posted gains of 0.07% in the Last Trade

WARNING: " Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Shares Sold by Perkins Coie Trust Co" was first posted by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. Asset Management One stated it has 8.50M shares or 1.16% of all its holdings. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.83%. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) yearly performance is 12.84% and net profit margin is 37.00%.

Author: 0 Microsoft launches $999 Surface Laptop running Windows 10 S

Windows 10 S can run any browser in the Windows Store. The new version of Windows 10 will be free for all schools that are now running Windows 10 Pro PCs and will come with a free Office 365 education with Microsoft Teams. So what does Windows 10 S have to offer users on a budget? Windows 10 S allows app installs only from the Windows Store and therefore millions of programs are not available for the system.

Author: 0 A 'kill switch' is slowing the spread of WannaCry ransomware

No hacker has yet claimed responsibility for spreading WannaCry, but cyber security experts said that the virus used a piece of code known as Eternal Blue, that was developed by the United States' National Security Agency. Britain's health service was hit Friday by the ransomware. Many canceled all routine procedures and asked patients not to come to the hospitals unless it was an emergency.