Stories about Electronics

May 14 2017

Dartmouth ranks high among Star Wars searches in Canada says Google

Forty years later, the Star Wars phenomenon shows no signs of stopping, with yearly films and bi-coastal Star Wars lands coming to Disney's parks in 2019. on May ...

May 14 2017

Everything you need to know about 'Star Wars' Day

Loads of new Funko Star Wars products are arriving over the summer and they are sure to keep even the most hardcore Star Wars fan happy! Grand Admiral Thrawn's ...

May 14 2017

Global Ransomware Attack Strikes 70K Systems (& Counting)

Citing a written statement by BTK, Turkey's official Anadolu news agency said the cyberattack affected 74 countries, "including Turkey in a small way". The Wcry develop...

May 14 2017

Trump hopes to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director quickly

The No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, Richard Durbin, slammed the president after Friday's tweets, telling MSNBC that the president is "dangerous because he may be obstructin...

May 14 2017

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

How did the attack occur? The attack hit Britain's health service, forcing affected hospitals to close wards and emergency rooms. NHS Digital, which oversees United ...

May 14 2017

Microsoft shares details on the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft will finally allow you to access OneDrive Files On-Demand. Windows 10 will also provide a Timeline so that users can keep track of all their apps and devices. ...

May 14 2017

At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyber attack

There is a high-probability that Russian-language cyber-criminals were behind the attack, said Aleks Gostev, chief cybersecurity expert for Kaspersky Labs. He said the sa...

May 14 2017

UK Working to Restore Hospital Systems After Cyberattack

The Russian cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab has registered about 45,000 WannaCry ransomware virus attacks in 74 countries, with Russia being hit the most, Kaspersky L...

May 14 2017

Microsoft unveils a big Windows update and virtual reality hand controllers

If Microsoft had kept to its course and tried to compete toe-to-toe for sales and adoption with the likes of Android and iOS, the Windows division of Microsoft would ...

May 14 2017

Carmaker Nissan says United Kingdom plant hit by cyber attack

It encrypts files on a user's computer, blocking them from view, before demanding money, via an on-screen message, to access them again. Two security firms - Kaspersky La...

May 14 2017

Edge to get snappier, prettier in the Fall Creators Update

Even if the company gets back into the phone business in some form ( Satya Nadella says it might , but the devices wouldn't look much like other phones), it would have to...

May 14 2017

At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyberattack

At least two security firms-a FOX-IT here and CrowdStrike here-said spam that sent fake invoices to end users provided the crucial initial vector to seed the self-replica...

May 14 2017

Sonia Gandhi expresses outrage over brutal Rohtak gangrape

However, according to a Times Now report, the woman was mutilated and tortured after she was raped by atleast seven men. "We have formed a SIT (Special Investigation ...

May 14 2017

Kohli will come good in Champions Trophy: Southee

Here's what Shane Watson wrote in his column for the ICC recently, "For me personally, the ICC Champions Trophy in 2009 was really the first time that I felt like I...

May 14 2017

Windows 10 gets more goodies with the Fall Creators Update

Here's what the company is working on next. The Pick Up Where You Left Off feature will allow users to carry out using the same app across multiple devices interchangea...

May 14 2017

Android gets patches for critical flaws in media handling, hardware drivers

The table is easier to interpret than the previously available statement that, "Nexus devices get security updates for at least three years from when the device first b...

May 13 2017

Major Ransomware Attack Sweeps Europe

Attack has used hacking tools developed by the US National Security Agency which were leaked last month by a hacking group opposed to Donald Trump. Here is a photo of...

May 13 2017

British hospitals hit by ransomware cyberattack

Affected by the onslaught were computer networks at hospitals in Britain, Russia´s interior ministry, the Spanish telecom giant Telefonica and the USA delivery firm Fed...

May 13 2017

With Moon as prez, Korean talks a reality

Products originating from North Korea would also be prohibited from entering the United States, according to the legislation. The would-be assassin allegedly met with S...

May 13 2017

I-85 northbound to open tonight or tomorrow morning

Initially, speculation had been that reopening the section of highway that is normally traveled by almost a quarter-million cars a day could stretch well into the summer....