SpaceX set to launch United States spy satellite on April 30

Spy satellites are big business. "Tough call, as high altitude wind shear was at 98.6% of the theoretical load limit". After it postponed Saturday's launch due to sensor issue, SpaceX has successfully launched and landed yet another Falcon 9 rocket.

Windows Store getting Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE Linux

Over the period of few months, we could be experiencing other Windows apps getting the new design treatment until the Fall Creators Update rolls out. On the other hand, this also makes things for Windows developers more exciting. Well, according to a recent post published by Gadgets360, it is said that this feature would be utilising Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana which is also available on various operating system including iOS and Android.

Retail inflation drops to four-month low of 3.85% in April

The Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI) during the month under review plunged to 0.61 per cent, as compared to 2.01 per cent in March. "These two indices are now measuring inflation and industrial production with reference to a closer time and closer to real situation", Chief Economist at India Ratings & Research Devendra Kumar Pant said on the new base year for IIP and WPI.

Microsoft's Fluent Design Language enhances Windows 10 appearance

While this should streamline the development process, it's worth noting that a Mac is still required to submit an app to the App Store. Termed by Microsoft as the Fluent Design Language, the new design theme aims to make Windows 10 a pleasant experience rather than exclusively a productivity oriented OS.

Trump says he did not ask Comey for his loyalty

Two White House officials said some of Trump's frustration centers on what he views as unfair coverage of his decisions and overly harsh criticism of press secretary Sean Spicer, as well as deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders, who led much of the response to Comey's firing.

White House says missile should worry Russia

The US Pacific Command said it was assessing the type of missile but it was "not consistent with an intercontinental ballistic missile". UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council is due to meet on Tuesday to discuss North Korea's latest missile launch, diplomats said on Sunday.

The new Mother's Day must-have gift: an experience

The third option can be giving her a day off from the daily chores. "He walked in with a stick and a rock", she said. "If you can't say something nice, then don't say anything at all". It is not about flowers, cards, and meals out. Sadly, I didn't go on to become the veterinarian, lawyer and other prestigious professions she wanted.

Adhir Chowdhury instructs Congress Domkal candidates to withdraw

Accusing Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government of unleashing "a systematic, persistent and diabolical programme against Indian National Congress leadership, activists and supporters", state Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said his party's elected people's representatives in Gram Panchayats and municipalities were being "lured, intimidated, and coerced".

Microsoft sends out a Windows XP patch to block new ransomware

The attack, which saw computers locked and users' files held for ransom, was believed to the biggest ever recorded. Europol, the European Union's police agency, said the onslaught was at "an unprecedented level and will require a complex global investigation to identify the culprits".

Springboks claim Sevens World Series

England are second on the Series table. Powell also became the first person to win the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series as a player and as a coach. "Last year we came close, but this time we managed to do it". The Aussies struggled once they were reduced to a six man team due to the red carding of Liam McNamara in the second game against Samoa who challenged them from the outset.

North Korea carries out another ballistic missile test

Pacific Command said that "the flight is not consistent with an intercontinental ballistic missile". North Korea launched two missiles in October a year ago from an air base in Kusong on North Korea's west coast, on the other side of the country from the usual intermediate-range Musudan test site near Wonsan, on the east coast.

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: 'Four to be interviewed' to replace Comey

President Donald Trump nominates Judge Neil Gorsuch as the new justice for the Supreme Court in Washington D.C., the United States, on January 31, 2017. Without Comey's testimony, it could be tough to determine what led to his dismissal - unless the tapes President Trump alluded to on Twitter materialize.

Duterte arrives in Beijing for Belt and Road Forum

Named after the historic Silk Road, the Belt and Road initiative was proposed by Xi in 2013 to chart out new territories for global cooperation. "Our ambition is for more trade, not less trade, and China clearly shares this ambition". "We are awaiting a positive response from the Chinese side", External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay said in a statement. But Beijing's effort is the most ambitious and is backed by China's financial muscle and status as the biggest global trader.

(CCMP) Insider Sells $1832876.33 in Stock

The Riverbridge Partners Llc holds 2.32M shares with $49.92M value, up from 2.16M last quarter. Cubic Corp now has $1.41B valuation. The stock declined 0.41% or $0.4 reaching $96.27 on the news. Its up 0.04, from 0.91 in 2016Q3. In related news, insider William S. Johnson sold 18,930 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, May 5th. Cabot Microelectronics (NASDAQ:CCMP) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 27th.

S.Korea's Moon says dialogue only possible when N.Korea changes attitude

Sunday's missile test "points to a new threshold of capability potentially crossed", said Euan Graham, an expert on North Korea at Australia's Lowy Institute. But following the launch the United States has called for all nations to implement stronger sanctions against the "hermit kingdom". China called for restraint by all parties.

Trump says Russian Federation 'must be laughing up their sleeves'

Trump on Tuesday fired FBI Director James Comey . Texas Republican Senator John Cornyn, who is the current Senate majority whip and a former Texas attorney general, is also in the running. What's more, House members are now demanding Trump release any such tapes, if they do indeed exist, because that's what happens when you imply you have secret recordings of government officials.

Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries -Europol

The security holes it exploits were disclosed several weeks ago by TheShadowBrokers, a mysterious group that has published what it says are hacking tools used by the NSA as part of its intelligence-gathering. Major global companies said they also came under attack. A Jakarta hospital said on Sunday that the cyber virus had infected 400 computers, disrupting the registration of patients and finding records.

Trump to Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of their talks

President Trump suggested on Twitter Friday morning there might be recordings of his private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey, whom he fired earlier this week , in an apparent attempt to caution Comey against "leaking to the press".

NHS cyber attack: Criminals will be brought to justice

He said most people "are living an online life", and these agencies have a duty to protect their countries' citizens in that realm as well. To decode them, hackers demanded $300 in ransom, then the amount would double after three days. That is far below what it is likely to cost companies to recover from such attacks. That said, the threat hasn't disappeared, the MalwareTech researcher said.

Eurovision Song Contest: Who are the past winners?

Russian Federation has competed in the Eurovision final every year since it joined in 1994. Romania are making a comeback, having been disqualified from last year's contest after national broadcaster TVR failed to pay its debts to the European Broadcasting Union.

Microsoft announces Xamarin, Windows features at Build developer conference

He stated that this feature update will continue the companies efforts to expanding the creation related capabilities of the operating system and one such first party creative app was shown to the keynote crowd. We were also told that HP ($329) and Acer ($299) will both open up pre-orders for their Mixed Reality HMDs through the Microsoft Store for developers in the USA and Canada.

Microsoft to make security fixes available for older Windows systems

What they didn't realize was that the domain - a random assortment of letters - was actually a kill switch , a way for someone to take control of the ransomware. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said all but six of the NHS trusts back to normal Saturday. Microsoft also recommends running its free anti-virus software for Windows.

Apple acquires AI firm Lattice Data for $200mn

Between 70 percent and 80 percent of data is unstructured, dark data. The company had raised somewhere around $20 million in funding from GV, Madrona and InQTel. "We solve data problems with data". We continuously push the envelope on machine learning speed and scale with our bleeding-edge systems research. The applications that Lattice outlines on its website also suggest potential use in analyzing data for use in Maps and self driving vehicles; HealthKit and ResearchKit; camera logic and ...

Next expose will jolt people of Delhi, says Kapil Mishra

Responding to the letter from his colleague, Mishra said in another letter: "Sanjeev is in love and has blind devotion for Kejriwal, just like I was once". Denouncing Kejriwal and his governance the protestors carrying banners and placards with anti-AAP slogans, marched in front of his residence and demanded the Delhi chief to step down from the coveted post following allegations made by his cabinet minister Kapil Mishra.

Highly-sophisticated phishing attack targets Gmail users

Once you unsuspectingly click on the link, it opens to the Google log-in page which according to the report is the real page, not a fake one. If you receive an email from a contact titled Google Doc, DO NOT OPEN IT. Security experts who reviewed the scam said the situation was serious as the malicious app could possibly also have access to users' emails, contacts and online documents, Reuters reported.

Skoda Previews The New Karoq Ahead Of Its Debut Next Week

The wheelbase measures 2638mm (all-wheel drive version: 2630mm). It also allows the SUV to have sizeable boot which has a 521-litres of space expandable to 1,630-litres with the seat folded down. The infotainment system stems from the second generation of the Group's Modular Infotainment Matrix, offering state-of-the-art functions, interfaces and equipped with capacitive touch displays.

Second trust confirms it will 'take steps' after cyber attack

Avast said the majority of the attacks targeted Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan. In the United Kingdom, hospitals in London, northwest England and other parts of the country reported problems and asked patients not to come to the hospitals unless it was an emergency.

Cyber attack on 100 nations, incl India

Renault said it had halted auto production at several sites including Sandouville in northwestern France and Renault-owned Dacia plants in Romania on Saturday to prevent the spread of ransomware in its systems. It demands users pay United States dollars 300 worth of cryptocurrency Bitcoin to retrieve their files, though it warns that the payment will be raised after a certain amount of time.

Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

Apparently stung by media scrutiny over shifting accounts of how and why Comey was sacked, Trump suggested he may call off daily media briefings at the White House. Comey has never said himself that he told Trump he wasn't under investigation. Trump and Comey's relationship was strained early on, in part because of the president's explosive and unsubstantiated claims that Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.

Moon Jae-in (64) has become the new president of South Korea

Moon, a human rights lawyer, won the elections weeks after former President Park Geun-hye was impeached and jailed over corruption allegations. Moon had vowed on the campaign trail to resume engagement with North Korea, a sharp change from the hard-line approach taken by South Korea's past two governments - and by the global community - in response to North Korea's nuclear tests and missile launches.

China says it tested new missile in northeastern sea

The announcement comes after last month Defence Ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun that Beijing would conduct live-fire drills and test new weapons to safeguard its security in response to the THAAD roll-out. However, the statement did not specify when the missile was tested. Beijing also imposed a host of measures seen as economic retaliation against the South for the THAAD deployment, including a ban on tour groups.

Tesla is taking orders for its Solar Roof

When questioned on Twitter about availability in the UK, Musk revealed that British customers would have to wait slightly longer to receive the tiles. But in its blog post published Wednesday, the company said that its Solar Roof is more affordable because of the fact that it generates energy.

Moto X (2017) to be called as Moto X4

Anyhow, a 9-second video during the presentation reveals a lot about the smartphone. This isn't the first we've heard of the return of the Moto X brand, but until we see more, we're going to remain skeptical. There will be 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage space under-the-hood. There will be a presence of the IP689 rating for water resistance and dust resistance.

Researcher finds 'kill switch' to global cyberattack

Meanwhile, a cybersecurity researcher appears to have discovered a "kill switch" that can prevent the spread of the WannaCry ransomware - for now - that has caused the cyberattacks wreaking havoc globally, they told AFP Saturday. By Kaspersky Lab's count, the malware struck at least 74 countries. Several British hospitals were hit by cyber attacks on Friday, the country's health service said, forcing some to divert ambulances to other clinics and urge people not to try to contact their ...

Redmi 3S sells 4mn units, highest selling smartphone online

It has shipped 3.8 million handsets in the first quarter of 2017 calendar year, up from 3 million in the previous quarter where it had 10% share of the overall market. The internal memory of Redmi 3S is 16GB, and the RAM is 2GB. For processing, it has 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC with Adreno 505 to control the graphics.