• Windows 10 will restore OneDrive's best feature in the Fall Creators Update
Windows 10 will restore OneDrive's best feature in the Fall Creators Update

The app is the most searched for app in the store, but is now only available to download from the main Apple website. As ChromeOS devices start to nip at the heels of Windows products - and become increasingly close to Android (users likely use Google's suite of products on both) - this could be a way for Microsoft to increase adoption of its m...

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  • Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final
Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final

In response to the move, Russian broadcaster Channel One has chose to cancel the broadcast of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest and turned down the European Broadcasting Union (EBU)'s proposal to select another contestant or to allow Samoilova to perform via a video linkup.

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  • Caps' Alex Ovechkin finished playoffs with lower-body injury
Caps' Alex Ovechkin finished playoffs with lower-body injury

No wonder the Penguins have won the series the last three times these two teams have faced off, including in 2013. "That's what it takes to win at this time of year", Sullivan said of Fleury's Game 7 shutout. Just ask the Rangers. The Penguins have been without defenseman Kris Letang and starting goaltender Matt Murray. Come playoff ...

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  • Secretary Tillerson Chairs 10th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting
Secretary Tillerson Chairs 10th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who met Wednesday with Trump and Tillerson in Washington. Tillerson told the meeting of the Arctic Council in Fairbanks, Alaska that the region's views would be taken into account, but that Washington's policy will be based on USA interests.

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  • SpaceX Successfully Tests Its Biggest Rocket So Far
SpaceX Successfully Tests Its Biggest Rocket So Far

The launch window opens at 7:20 p.m. EDT (2320 GMT) Monday and closes 50 minutes later. "The countdown begins!" Inmarsat confirmed on the company website . The integrated rocket and payload eill soon be rolled about a quarter mile up the ramp at pad 39A to undergo final prelaunch preparations. SpaceX is finally ready to launch its mission as...

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  • Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) & Opko Health Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) Stocks Buzz
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) & Opko Health Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) Stocks Buzz

It has underperformed by 8.38% the S&P500. The company has a market cap of $26.01B and its 12 month revenue was nearly $7.50B. The Firm sells its products in North America to auto parts retail and traditional warehouse chains and to automobile manufacturers for both their aftermarket programs and their warranty replacement programs.

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  • Tropico developer announces Surviving Mars, coming in 2018
Tropico developer announces Surviving Mars, coming in 2018

For more information on the next game from the studio behind Tropico, you can check out the official website . Haemimont Games , the developer of Victor Vran and several titles in the Tropico franchise, has announced Surviving Mars , a new management strategy game for the PlayStation 4 and other platforms.

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  • Wexford healthcare centre affected by global cyber attack
Wexford healthcare centre affected by global cyber attack

The ransomware, called WannaCrypt or WannaCry , locks down all the files on an infected computer and asks the computer's administrator to pay to regain control of them. The code evidently originated from NSA spy code known as "Eternal Blue" that was leaked last month by a group of hackers. We are aware of an IT issue affecting NHS computer sys...

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  • British cyber whiz hailed 'accidental hero' after stopping global virus
British cyber whiz hailed 'accidental hero' after stopping global virus

Exploiting a flaw in older Microsoft operating systems, cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to spam emails that appeared to contain invoices, job offers, security warnings and other legitimate files yesterday.

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  • May and Corbyn to trade blows as General Election campaign turns nasty
May and Corbyn to trade blows as General Election campaign turns nasty

Labour MPs have rejected Jeremy Corbyn's manifesto and vowed to oust the leader after the general election, The Telegraph has reported. The General Secretary of the British Communist Party has said Jeremy Corbyn is far less left-wing than some claim - and even compared him to John Major.

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  • What is China's One Belt, One Road?
What is China's One Belt, One Road?

But the "Belt and Road" initiative involving hundreds of billions of dollars over the coming decades could also cement China's dominance over Asia, including in India's neighbourhood. The deputy prime minister believed that Nepal can benefit in various sectors through the initiative in the days to come. Nepal had already signed an initial agree...

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  • Microsoft launches Android app to manage its Azure cloud computing platform
Microsoft launches Android app to manage its Azure cloud computing platform

And this week, Microsoft's DocumentDb service is now morphing into the newly introduced Azure Cosmos DB , moving all existing DocumentDB customers and their data to Azure Cosmos DB . This way, a developer can pick a class, go through the curriculum and immediately start developing end-to-end solutions that use Azure IoT. Notably, Cosmos...

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  • Coroner reopens case of bullied 8-year-old who killed self
Coroner reopens case of bullied 8-year-old who killed self

An Ohio mother is desperate for answers in her 8-year-old son's suicide. Gabe hanged himself with a necktie in the bedroom of his Cincinnati home two days later. "It is unfortunate that CPS (the district) chose to blame (Taye's) mother for not taking him to the hospital after he was injured at school". The nurse's notes verify this.

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  • World cyberattack cripples UK hospitals, demands ransoms
World cyberattack cripples UK hospitals, demands ransoms

Hospitals in the United Kingdom were crippled by a "large-scale" cyber attack on Friday that forced operations to be canceled and ambulances to be diverted. While it may sound surprising to see tools otherwise used for government espionage re-purposed for what amounts to a global electronic extortion campaign, Moussouris said it's always been the p...

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  • Wasting remains of 'giant sea creature' washes up on Indonesian shores
Wasting remains of 'giant sea creature' washes up on Indonesian shores

By Wednesday, the massive, still-bleeding carcass was drawing plenty of attention from local residents, who flocked to Huamal Beach to catch a glimpse of the mysterious creature. This giant squid is 22 m long, 4 m wide and weighs about 35 tons. However, the species is not yet confirmed and tests are being carried out to check that.

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  • North Korea reports Moon's win after delay
North Korea reports Moon's win after delay

They are also concerned at the presence of leaders from countries with poor human rights records. South Korea's new President open to visiting the North over its nuclear progamme, missiles. China has already taken commercial retaliation against South Korean business interests on its soil, but will be hoping Moon follows through on his campaign pl...

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  • Ransomware attacks are on the increase, experts warn
Ransomware attacks are on the increase, experts warn

It has hit computer networks across the globe in more than 60 countries. Spain's largest telecommunications firm, Telefonica, said in a statement that a "cybersecurity incident" occurred Friday that affected the computers at its Madrid headquarters, but it was unclear whether it is linked to the attack in England.

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  • Family: Colorado middle school teacher kills herself during investigation
Family: Colorado middle school teacher kills herself during investigation

A Broward County teacher is behind bars after she was arrested for allegedly having sex with a student. Gretchen Krohnfeldt , 47, was pronounced dead on May 9 at around 1 p.m., KCNC-TV reported. Her page has since been taken down, the Daily Mail reported. The school principal upon being notified immediately contacted the local police and the...

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  • Labour manifesto has been 'unanimously agreed', says Jeremy Corbyn
Labour manifesto has been 'unanimously agreed', says Jeremy Corbyn

Labour's manifesto woes dominate the front pages for a second day, with a series of unfortunate events connected to the episode providing rich fodder for picture desks. The draft says that Labour would renew the Trident nuclear submarine system, which Mr Corbyn has opposed, but that any Labour prime minister would be "extremely cautious" about depl...

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  • North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns
North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

Pyongyang suggested that while South Korean agents provided satellite communication equipment and money to this alleged would-be killer, the USA provided a biochemical substance - a delayed-action radioactive or "nano poisonous" gas. Koh Yu-hwan, a North Korea expert at Seoul's Dongguk University, said it's not unprecedented for the North to direct...

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  • Juventus, Real Madrid deserve Champions League final spots, admits Iniesta
Juventus, Real Madrid deserve Champions League final spots, admits Iniesta

To their credit Real Madrid remained calm and proceeded to dominate possession for the rest of the half, frustrating the home players and taking the sting out of Atletico's attacking thrust. "I rate the final as 50-50". Karim Benzema's sensational solo dribble on the left byline took out three Atletico defenders and he cut the ball back for Toni ...

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  • US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal
US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal

Coats also said that the Iraqi government would continue to face serious challenges to its stability and political viability, even as the threat from ISIS decreases as the effort to oust it from its major stronghold in the city of Mosul intensifies.

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  • NASA nixes crew for test flight of new megarocket in 2019
NASA nixes crew for test flight of new megarocket in 2019

The NASA study concluded that while it would be possible to upgrade the Orion spacecraft to accommodate a crew for the EM-1 flight - equipping it with life support systems, crew displays, a validated launch abort system and other critical elements - it would have required an additional $600 million to $900 million in funding.

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  • Microsoft making mobile connection with Windows update
Microsoft making mobile connection with Windows update

The new interface will replace the Metro UI, and debuts in the branded apps on iOS and Android. With the upcoming Fall entry, Microsoft hopes to build on its vision for Windows, notably to empower the creator in all of us. If that name is underwhelming, so is the news that the rumors about separating Edge from the OS so that Edge could be u...

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  • 3.4 magnitude natural disaster shakes Puget Sound region
3.4 magnitude natural disaster shakes Puget Sound region

Thursday morning's 3.6 quake east of Bremerton was almost 1.6 times bigger and almost two times stronger than Wednesday's 3.4 in the same area. The natural disaster swarm is associated with the western edge of the Seattle fault, which runs from west Kitsap County due west to the Cascade foothills.

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  • Microsoft updates Windows, wants OS to play nice with iPhones, Android
Microsoft updates Windows, wants OS to play nice with iPhones, Android

Microsoft acquired mobile app development company Xamarin in February 2016. Developing iOS and Android apps on a Windows PC just got a little bit simpler with the reveal of Xamarin Live Player . Autodesk is introducing more UWP (Universal Windows Programs) including an updated Autodesk SketchBook , support for Windows Mixed Reality in Autodesk...

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  • Microsoft unveils their Surface laptop
Microsoft unveils their Surface laptop

It's not clear if Google will even bring Chrome to the Windows Store, but if it does then it might be a pointless venture as it won't be fully functional without being the default browser on Windows 10 S. "It's also a great choice for any Windows customer looking for consistent performance and advanced security", Microsoft says. The new Surface la...

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  • U.S., China Agree to Expand Certain U.S. Exports
U.S., China Agree to Expand Certain U.S. Exports

The communiqué will outline several fields in which Beijing and Washington wish to promote USA trade to China, including supplies of liquefied natural gas, the Journal reported. LNG has already been coming into China, and in March this year it accounted for 7% of total LNG imports . Di-Odoardo said the agreement confirms the Trump administrati...

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  • Jakarta governor given 2-year prison sentence for blasphemy
Jakarta governor given 2-year prison sentence for blasphemy

Ahok said candidates running against him were lying when they claimed the Quran says Muslims should not vote for non-Muslims to rule them. On Twitter , some Indonesians have declared the verdict makes them ashamed of their country. "Balloons and flowers will be useless", the post added, referring to a recent outpouring of sympathy from supporters ...

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  • Whole Foods shares rise on stock buyback, board changes
Whole Foods shares rise on stock buyback, board changes

Released along with the latest financials on Wednesday was "a detailed path to sustained top-line growth", supported by category management and pricing initiatives, enhanced marketing and Affinity programs, and "disciplined organic growth".

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  • At T-Mobile, buy one Galaxy S8, get the second free
At T-Mobile, buy one Galaxy S8, get the second free

T-Mobile is kicking off the weekend in style with what seems like a buy-one, get-one offer on the hottest smartphone right now. Apparently, someone on eBay by the name BidAllies Store and with a positive feedback of 98.3% has listed a pre-owned Samsung Galaxy S7 for just $250.

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  • New Thief Game & Tie-In Movie Project in the Works
New Thief Game & Tie-In Movie Project in the Works

Los Angeles-based production company Straight Up Films will make the Thief movie, and recently said that a new Thief game is now in development for launch alongside the film's theatrical release. But more importantly what's your thoughts on a new Thief game by Square and Eidos? For the current fiscal year timeline, FY2018, Square Enix wil...

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  • Astronauts adjust ISS spacewalk plans after cable leak
Astronauts adjust ISS spacewalk plans after cable leak

During NASA's first-ever spacewalk in 1965, astronaut Ed White ventured out of the Gemini IV spacecraft, propelling himself with a hand-held oxygen jet-tank. However, the two of them are out now and moving around seemingly without issue in order to remove a busted avionics box and install a new one before coming back into the station.

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  • Apple to spend $200 million supporting Corning plant in Ky
Apple to spend $200 million supporting Corning plant in Ky

The Harrodsburg plant, owned by New York-based Corning Inc., first manufactured the Gorilla Glass ahead of the initial launch of the iPhone, and the glass is now used in some 4.5 billion electronic devices made by Apple and other manufacturers worldwide.

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  • Wholesale prices jumped in April
Wholesale prices jumped in April

The bigger-than-forecast rebound in April wholesale prices indicates inflation pressures continue to build in the U.S. economy and that March's decline was short-lived, Labor Department data showed Thursday. They had dipped 0.1 percent in March. Meanwhile, prices for integrated microcircuits added 3.2 percent, a record monthly increase, but costs...

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