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Cyber attacks affect some radiation checks at Ukraine's Chernobyl site

The British National Cyber Security Centre said it was "aware of the global ransomware incident" and is "monitoring the situation closely". Symantec said it had confirmed the ransomware was using the same exploit as last month's WannaCry ransomware attack , which used one of the vulnerabilities leaked by the group the ShadowBrokers from a stolen cache of NSA hacking tools .

Microsoft's Phil Spencer Says Xbox One X Is Compatible With VR

Although Spencer said that he has not read the article himself, he still adamant that Xbox One X buyers will have virtual reality in their future. In an interview with Business Insider , Spencer revealed that, despite the $499 price tag, Microsoft will not be making money for each purchased unit of the console.

European Union fines Google record $2.7bn in first antitrust case

To put the fine into context, Google's parent company, Alphabet, was reported to have a full-year revenue of around $90 billion in 2016. "It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits and to innovate", Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, said in a statement.

MAN: HOMECOMING Sequel Set To Be Next CIVIL WAR For MCU

Pascal clarified her comments in a new statement, noting there is definitely no connection between the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and Sony's Marvel Universe (which is essentially the Spider-verse). We have already explored the extensive Homecoming cast list and what it could mean moving forward, so the sequel seems like the flawless time to go bigger and better than before.

Over 1 Million Redmi 4 Units Have Been Already Sold

Mid version with 3GB of RAM as well as 32GB of internal storage costing Rs. 8,999. The device also comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for biometric security. On the front, it bears a 5-megapixel front camera with f/2.2 aperture. Coming to the Redmi 4, the dual-SIM (Micro+Nano) device runs on MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

Ubisoft announces Assassin's Creed Rebellion for Android and iOS

A new Assassin's Creed game has been announced! Rebellion takes place during the Spanish Inquisition, which was also the setting for last year's Assassin's Creed movie. As you level up your Brotherhood, additional rooms and other content become available, opening up new upgrade options. You can catch glimpses of the base along with gameplay snippets in the trailer below.

Google hit with record fine by European Union, told to change its ways

The EU is also looking at whether Google took advantage of its dominant position in mobile operating systems with Android , and in its main system for third-party sites to buy ads, AdSense . When CNBC asked about whether Amazon could be considered a competitor to Google, Vestager noted that Amazon was different from Google and that the two were not direct competitors.

Playdead co-founder unveils new sci-fi adventure called Somerville

Below, you can check out the first teaser trailer for Somerville . It looks like Somerville is still in its early stages, but Olsen has been chronicling his work on the game's Tumblr. Somerville will be the debut title of Jumpship, a United Kingdom based independent games studio founded by Patti and Olsen. Aside from that, however, it's just platitudes about the new studio's overarching goals.

Uber now lets you hail a ride for friends and family

When the driver is on the way, the rider will receive a text message with the driver's details, along with the name of who's paying for the trip. While some Uber customers have found ways to book rides for others informally, the new feature is specifically created to accommodate such requests.

Google to stop scanning Gmail accounts

G Suite customers, who pay Google for business use of web apps including Gmail , Google Docs, Calendar and Contacts, have never had their messages scanned for use in advertising, but some were apparently put off by the mistaken impression they were.

Heavy metal: Tungsten is Ram's new highest trim level

Pickup trucks have become more buttoned-up as customers look for higher trim levels on their favorite models and Ram Trucks has responded by introducing new designer threads. Across the back, body-color "R-A-M" letters cover the tailgate. It also adds a sport hood on the 1500 pickup, along with body-color matched bumpers, mirrors, door handles, and running boards.

Dodge Introduces Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody

The system uses SRT Drive Modes with selectable settings for Street (Auto), Sport and Track. You'll recognize the Hellcat Widebody's fender flares and front splitter from the Demon . It will be offered with the choice of a six-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed automatic when it starts arriving at dealerships this fall. For 2018, the 360 horsepower 5.7-liter HEMI V8-powered Durango R/T will wear the Durango SRT's performance front fascia and hood, which work together to provide ...

Google slapped with record $2.7 billion fine for breaking antitrust rules

But Margrethe Vestager , the European commissioner in charge of competition policy, said in the EC statement that " Google abused its market dominance ..." "The company must now end the conduct within 90 days or face penalty payments of up to 5 percent of the average daily worldwide turnover of Alphabet , Google's parent company".

EU fines Google nearly $3.6B for manipulating shopping search results

The watchdog launched an investigation into Google Shopping seven years ago amid complaints it gave the service a prominent position on the internet search engine, while rival services were demoted. Google maintains it's just trying to package its search results in a way that makes it easier for consumers to find what they want. This keeps Google from paying a fine.

EU fines Google with record 2.42 billion euros

It gave prominent placement in its search results only to its own comparison shopping service, whilst demoting rival services. Tuesday's fines could just be the first in a series of European Union antitrust penalties for Google , which is fighting on at least two other fronts, including its Android mobile-phone software and the AdSense online advertising service.

Sohail Khan On What Eid Means To The Khan Family

It was a refugee colony where I lived. Tubelight also features Chinese actress Zhu Zhu, Sohail Khan, Om Puri among others. "My memories and my thinking is this for them!" Shah Rukh on Monday night shared a 37-second clip on his Twitter handle, where he and his youngest son AbRam were seen addressing a crowd standing in front of his house - Mannat in Bandra here.

CBO: Senate bill would leave 22 million uninsured

The House passed its version of an Obamacare repeal bill in May. In later years, tax credits that are less generous than Obamacare, on average, and phased-in cuts to Medicaid spending would result in many more people without coverage.

EU hits Google with record $2.7 billion antitrust fine

Under EU antitrust rules, what the Google did is illegal. Competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager brought formal charges against Google in 2015. The commission has been accused of disproportionately targeting United States tech companies. Other related cases against Google are ongoing. Preliminary results in both investigations point to Google's abuse of a dominant position in violation of antitrust regulations, although final determinations have not been reached.

The Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Rating Increased to Buy at Vetr Inc

Activision Blizzard , Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)'s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.90. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America now owns 2,671 shares of the company's stock valued at $133,000 after buying an additional 51 shares during the period.

WannaCry ransomware now affecting Australia's traffic cameras

The hardware used by the actual cameras should not have been affected by the WannaCry attack. But Mr Guenther said it was his understanding that no ransom demands had been made. On Friday, police said 55 speed and red-light cameras across Victoria were found to have been infected with a cyber virus - but on Saturday the government quarantined the entire system statewide.

European Union fines Google a record 2.4 billion euros in antitrust case

Competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager brought formal charges against Google in 2015. "And most importantly, it has denied European consumers the benefits of competition". Intel has been fighting to overturn that decision ever since. This is a problem, according to the regulators, as Google has a market share in searches of over 90% in most European countries, Reuters reports .

Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note Smartphones starts receiving Nougat 7.0 update

There will be a message displayed that you have got a new update and it can be downloaded using Wi-Fi connectivity or Data network. Do you use either of the devices, and has the update trickled for your phone? With multi-window support, the K6 Note and K6 Power can now run two apps simultaneously on the screen.

Low Inflation Due To Temporary Factors — ECB's Draghi

The ECB now buys 60 billion euros worth of bonds per month. Draghi has not said when the purchases might be scaled back. The ECB's asset buys are set to run until the end of the year and the bank will have to decide in the third quarter whether to extend the purchases or wind them down.

Apple Leases Cars From Hertz For Self Driving Car Project

In contrast, Apple's deal with Hertz will include leasing a small number of Lexus RX450H vehicles, the same model it has been using since the California Department of Motor Vehicles approved Apple to test self-driving technology . As of this writing, Hertz shares have jumped just about 13% on the news of the deal. He reined in the project's ambitions, cutting some staff and concentrating on developing an autonomous driving system, rather than building a whole auto.

BioWare's General Manager Reveals New Story Details for Anthem

The story is that you are part of humanity, and you're a member of a group called the "Freelancers", who are out there to protect and save humanity on an alien planet far away. BioWare even mentioned a 10-year journey for Anthem , which to many sounds a lot like Activision's 10-year plan for Destiny . He also expanded on some of the gameplay: "there are shooting mechanics in it, it's an action game, it's a role playing game".

The Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank Of Canada

About shares traded. Kite Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:KITE) has risen 55.47% since June 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.90% the S&P500. Focused Wealth Management Inc increased Tesla Mtrs Inc ( TSLA ) stake by 572.48% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Windows 10 source code leaked, Microsoft confirms

While it's fortunate that the leak wasn't as large as originally thought, it's still a significant security issue for Microsoft . The site goes on to note that this information can be scoured for security vulnerabilities , which could then be used to attack Windows from new vectors that weren't previously known.

Alibaba-backed Best Logistics seeks New York IPO

Founded in 2007 by Johnny Chou, Google China's former co-president, Best Logistics has grown quickly by building a warehouse-and-distribution network across China. The company's filing with the SEC warns: "We have a history of net losses and negative cash flows from operating activities, which may continue in the future".

Amazon's Whole Foods purchase will shake up the grocery business

It's as if the company got slapped with a stack of double coupons overnight. The deal could be "transformative", Moody's lead retail analyst Charlie O'Shea said, "not just for food retail, but for retail in general". Meanwhile, the more than 460 Whole Foods stores in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom could be turned into distribution hubs - not just for delivering groceries, but also as pickup centers for online orders.

Alabama governor says rocket company owned by Amazon founder coming to Huntsville

The powerful BE-4 engine is created to end dependence on Russian-built engines for launching payloads into space. Blue Origin President Robert Meyerson said his company is seeking a production contract with United Launch Alliance , a private company that provides satellite launches for the USA government and others.

Nintendo Re-releases SNES With 21 Games

Every eBay listing we've seen is at least double that. Nintendo have announced their plans to release a "Classic Edition" of the legendary SNES console in 2017. Will the SNES Mini be as hard to find as its predecessor the NES Mini? "We aren't providing specific numbers, but we will produce significantly more units of Super NES Classic Edition than we did of NES Classic Edition ", it claimed.

Apple working with Hertz to manage small autonomous fleet

Bloomberg reports that while both Apple and Hertz haven't commented on the arrangement, someone familiar with the matter shared that Apple has about half a dozen autonomous vehicles on the road around San Francisco. As of this writing, Hertz shares have jumped just about 13% on the news of the deal. After spiraling costs and headcount, veteran executive Bob Mansfield was appointed to head the team, which is known as Project Titan internally.

Smith advises struggling de Villiers to quit ODI captaincy

De Villiers may well be considering giving up the captaincy which he now holds in One Day Internationals for South Africa . Cricket South Africa played a lead role in challenging the previous ICC resolutions that had concentrated power and money in the hands of a few and had been working towards a more acceptable model for governance and revenue sharing.

Trump Welcomes India PM as US Sanctions Pakistani Militant

The leaders noted that Trump's daughter and senior advisor, Ivanka Trump , will lead the US delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India this fall. Mr Modi said he and Mr Trump had agreed to improve co-operation on fighting terrorism. "We have also chose to enhance maritime security cooperation between the two nations", the prime minister said.

China accuses Indian troops of 'crossing boundary' in Sikkim

China on Tuesday struck a strong message on the on-going border stand-off in Sikkim , indicating it may not allow the remaining six batches of 50 Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims each through the Nathu La pass if the situation remained unresolved.