The hackers behind the $81 million heist from the Bangladesh central bank have likely been involved in a series of attacks on the financial system, a US security firm has concluded. Researchers at the security firm Symantec also found that the malware used in the bank hacks shares code with that used
By Minami Funakoshi and Matt Spetalnick HIROSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - Barack Obama on Friday became the first incumbent U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic bombing, in a gesture Tokyo and Washington hope will showcase their alliance and reinvigorate efforts to rid
NEW YORK (AP) — Striking Verizon employees may be back to work next week after the company and its unions reached an agreement in principle for a four-year contract.
May 27 -- You probably haven’t heard of Arsenic, which airs only on the Snapchat app. Other programming includes the Q&A 5 Snap Facts and Arsenic Flex, a workout segment. And even if you have, you may want to keep it to yourself. The content isn’t pornographic by Supreme Court standards, but as the name
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Scientists for the first time have directly detected key organic compounds in a comet, bolstering the notion that these celestial objects delivered such chemical building blocks for life long ago to Earth and throughout the solar system. The European
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — La policía de Brasil informó el viernes que identificó y emitió órdenes de detención para cuatro de los más de 30 hombres que son investigados por la violación grupal de una adolescente de 16 años, en un caso que ha sacudido al país más grande de Latinoamérica y subraya su problema
While 2014 saw the release of NVIDIA’s second-generation Maxwell cards in the form of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 and 970, 2015 was devoid of any new architectures to further improve performance and efficiency. Instead, we had the GeForce GTX Titan X and 980 Ti, cards that served up beastly performance
May 27 -- Pacific Crest Senior Research Analyst Andrew Hargreaves discusses Apple's media content ambitions. Bloomberg's Cory Johnson reports on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." Hargreaves owns no stock in Apple.
If you have not missed a payment in 3 years you need to see this. Banks feel cheated by brilliant home pay off plan.
By Jens Hack AUGSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - The chief executive of German industrial robot maker Kuka said on Friday he welcomed an impending 4.5 billion- euro ($5 bln) takeover bid from Chinese home appliance maker Midea . Asked at Kuka's annual meeting whether another prospective buyer might
India's biggest conglomerate Tata Group launched an ecommerce venture on Friday, as it seeks to cash in on rising purchasing power in a market dominated by deep-pocketed international retailers and startups backed by global tech investors. The group said it developed its Tata Cliq website over a
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc said its customers' ads would now be visible on third-party apps and websites to everyone who has ever visited its website, and not just to users logged into its social networking service. In the first quarter, Facebook generated more than 80 percent of its $5.20 billion
Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Airline passengers across the globe are so comfortable with technology today that they are choosing to use it rather than interacting with people, a recent survey by the communications and IT solution provider SITA said on Friday. The "2016 SITA Passenger IT Trends Survey&
Hyundai has announced that as of this week, it is adding smartphone integrations to several existing models via do-it-yourself installation. The free software update is compatible with CarPlay and Android Auto and is available now. It will also be available at Hyundai dealerships across the US starting
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Indian mobile handset company LAVA on Friday unveiled its first 4G tablet "IvoryS 4G" that can be used for both work and entertainment purposes.
By Dustin Volz and Jeremy Wagstaff WASHINGTON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Hackers who stole $81 million from Bangladesh's central bank have been linked to an attack on a bank in the Philippines, in addition to the 2014 hack on Sony Pictures, cybersecurity company Symantec Corp said in a blog post. The
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler said it will spend 3 billion euros ($3.35 billion) to curtail diesel exhaust pollution levels by modifying its engines and exhaust treatment systems including through a software update for some Mercedes-Benz passenger cars. The 3 billion euros includes a 2.6 billion euros
By Kylie MacLellan and Ben Hirschler ISE-SHIMA, Japan/LONDON (Reuters) - Britain told the G7 industrial powers on Friday to do more to fight killer superbugs as the United States reported the first case in the country of a patient with bacteria resistant to a last-resort antibiotic. U.S. scientists
The firm's upcoming handset, the OnePlus 3, is no exception. The Chinese manufacturer, OnePlus, released its first smartphone in 2014, making an impression with its minimalist and innovative approach to advertising. At the time, the firm's CEO and sole shareholder, Pete Lau, starred in videos
By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's Department of the Environment said on Friday it had omitted its contribution to a U.N. report examining the impact of climate change on world heritage sites over concern it could create "confusion" and have a negative impact on tourism. The
Sony Interactive Entertainment announced Thursday that PlayStation 4 sales hit 40 million units, being snapped up at a record-setting pace. PS4 has dominated the market for the latest-generation consoles, with industry trackers pegging sales as being nearly double those of rival Microsoft Xbox One.
By Minami Funakoshi HIROSHIMA (Reuters) - Barack Obama, the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, will lay a wreath on Friday at the site of the world's first atomic bombing, which killed thousands instantly. Following are comments from people in Hiroshima, which was devastated on Aug
By Dustin Volz, Mark Hosenball and Joseph Menn WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - After a rampage that left 14 people dead in San Bernardino, key U.S. lawmakers pledged to seek a law requiring technology companies to give law enforcement agencies a "back door" to encrypted communications
San Francisco, May 27 (IANS) Microsoft and Facebook have joined hands to build a new, state-of-the-art subsea cable across the Atlantic Ocean that will help meet the growing customer demand for high speed, reliable connections for cloud and online services for Microsoft, Facebook and their customers.
Chinese users of Microsoft products are criticizing the software company's push to get them to mandatorily upgrade their Windows operating systems, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Friday. Posts critical of Microsoft on microblog site Weibo relating to the Windows 10 upgrade, which Microsoft
Prior to the competition, participants took part in intensive workshop series Indonesia Android Kejar which was held in five cities Hackathon Indonesia Android Kejar finally concluded on Thursday with the announcement of its five winners in Jakarta. The competition — a collaboration between Google Indonesia