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Facebook rolls out cards, stickers and flowers to celebrate Mother's Day


You can personalize some of the cards by adding a photo, giving you the opportunity to share what Mother's Day means to you. The new reaction button was added on Friday. In recent years, Facebook has been completely capitalizing on its status as the new Hallmark with cards, stickers, and videos for every occasion from Friends Day to Chinese New Year. Read More »

PM invites new president of South Korea to India

Moon's election comes in the aftermath of a major corruption and influence peddling scandal that had rocked South Korea and led to the impeachment of the previous president, Park Geun-hye. The North's state-run propaganda Web site Uriminzokkiri claimed that North Korea policies that are hostile to fellow countrymen and intensify confrontation should be fundamentally eliminated. Read More »

Moon, Merkel agree to enhance economic, diplomatic cooperation

Moon, who was a close aide to Roh Moo-hyun, South Korea's last leader to adopt a "sunshine" policy of diplomatic and economic outreach toward the North, has called for a balance of pressure and engagement. On Friday, its Central Prosecutor's Office said in a statement carried by the North's state KCNA news agency the masterminds included South Korean intelligence service chief Lee Byung-ho, two South Korean agents and a Chinese man. Read More »

Google implementing 3rd-party developer changes to prevent future phishing attacks


To Google's credit, it took immediate action and had disabled the offending accounts little over two hours after users first started reporting the issue on social media. Since the attack, Google has strengthened its risk assessment for new apps and made other changes to better detect such abuse. These changes are sure to help prevent a repeat of such phishing attacks. Read More »

Three lessons about loss: Sheryl Sandberg's commencement speech at Virginia Tech


I woke up on what I thought would be a normal day. Sandberg called the Virginia Tech community "a testament to courage, faith, and love" and said that people look to the university as "an example of how to stay strong". Resilience is a major theme in Sandberg's new book, Option B , about grieving her husband's death at 47 of cardiac arrhythmia. "I learned that it takes strength to rely on others". Read More »

Ransom Software Takes Over Computers In England's NHS Hospital System

It says any device using Windows is vulnerable to the ransomware. ANSSI has been investigating a hacking attack and document leaks targeting French President-elect Emmanuel Macron's election campaign. Chris Wysopal of the software security firm Veracode says criminal organizations are likely behind this, given how quickly the malware has spread. He says "for so many organizations in the same day to be hit, this is unprecedented". Read More »

Microsoft releases Windows 10 SDK Preview build 16190

The new clipboard will allow users to copy and paste nearly anything (text, photos, maps, GIFs) between their Windows PCs, iOS and Android devices as long as they have Microsoft's SwiftKey keyboards installed. Microsoft plans to introduce a new headset and motion controller in time for the holiday season. That is far less than the $3,000 to $5,000 Microsoft has been charging for another mixed reality headset called HoloLens. Read More »

Trump still in denial Russian ambassador attended White House meeting

The Trump's administration's highest-level meeting with Russian Federation took place on Wednesday morning. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign previous year, said President Trump is "engaged in a pattern of removing individuals from office who are executing their responsibilities under the law", citing Trump's firing of former Acting U.S. Read More »

Minecraft Coming To Xbox Scorpio In 4K


According to the results, 15% of gamers over the age of 13 said they would definitely or probably buy a PlayStation 4 Pro, while 13% said they would definitely or probably get a Scorpio. Microsoft has also said that there will be no limit on the number of games that you can install at any given time, and you can play downloaded games offline for up to 30 days. Read More »

Amazon to Shelter Homeless in Seattle HQ


In April 2016, Amazon provided Mary's Place with temporary use of a vacant former Travelodge hotel on its campus. "Mary's Place does incredible, life-saving work every day for women, children, and families experiencing homelessness in the Seattle community", said Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in a statement . Read More »

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft hopes to make a show of creative force for its Fall Creators Update with Windows Story Remix , a new application that incorporates all the 3D technologies it rolled out with the initial Creators Update to help intelligently create mixed-reality montages. Read More »

English hospitals hit by suspected cyber attack

A screengrab of an instant message conversation circulated by one doctor says: "So our hospital is down". "This is not targeted at the NHS, it's an worldwide attack and a number of countries and organisations have been affected". Hospitals across England are being forced to postpone appointments and divert patients elsewhere because systems have been taken offline by a ransomware attack. Read More »

The groundwork for Xbox One mouse and keyboard support is being laid


This program is an initiative created to give developers an easier time releasing games with Xbox Live functionality across Windows 10 and Xbox One. And yes, that includes mouse and keyboard support. Keyboard compatibility will only be available for video games developed using Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform, essentially software for creating apps and games that run on Windows-powered devices like PCs and Xbox. Read More »

OnePlus 5's final design may have just leaked

However, OnePlus is attempting something entirely new with its cameras this year. Leaked sketches of the smartphone, meanwhile, reveal the vertical arrangement of the OnePlus 5 dual rear cameras while also showing other design details such as its tapered sides and ports. Read More »

IPL 2017: This season has been my worst, says RCB's Shane Watson


Watson's personal form has been just as abysmal, the former Australia global has only scored 67 runs in seven innings with the bat while he has not had a good time with the ball either. Against KKR, they registered the lowest total in IPL history as well when they were dismissed for just 49. The Aussie revealed that his biggest challenge has been to try and find some form despite not playing global cricket anymore. Read More »

Microsoft unveils update to Windows, with brand new design and features

In fact, the company was presenting it as the foremost selling point for the next major update to the Windows operating system - the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update . Myerson announced the launch of OneDrive Files on Demand , under which one can access all of their files in the cloud without having to download them and use storage space on their device. Read More »

Windows Store getting Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE Linux

Microsoft previewed the some of the new features, including the new Story Remix app, yesterday at a conference held in Seattle for applications developers. Microsoft has boasted that there are now 500 million running Windows 10, indicating that the appetite for Microsoft's latest operating platform is gathering pace. Read More »

Microsoft Delivers Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16193

Microsoft announced this week that it's launching its Cortana Skills Kit in public preview, meaning app developers will be able to create new "skills" - or voice apps -for the platform. As part of Microsoft's Fluent Design System , we'll start to see some more modern design touches in Edge. One of the major features of this update is the introduction of the Microsoft Fluent Design System. Read More »

Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) shows Price to Sale ratio of 0.72

Now the P/E of Chico's FAS Inc. The share price is now up 3.08% for the past three months. Currently Chico's FAS Inc. This Beta value of Chico's FAS Inc. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.05 earnings per share. Annual Dividend Yield of Chico's FAS Inc. Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation (NYSE:TRX) traded at an unexpectedly high level on 05/11/2017 when the stock experienced a 2.39% gain to a closing price of $0.51. Read More »

Windows 10's new Timeline feature lets you resume apps on other devices

Expect some cracking new ways to work with iOS and Android, including being able to pick up with some apps on mobile devices exactly where you left off (Office?) and a cloud clipboard that can move stuff between the devices. An upcoming feature in Microsoft's Windows 10 system will automatically identify the best photos and videos to help people create highlights of their experiences. Read More »

Microsoft's Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S: Price, specifications, and features

The software maker was quick to reveal only Windows Store apps will run on Windows 10 S, and Windows chief Terry Myerson even revealed the new OS "will run any browser in the Windows Store". It has been a while since Microsoft came out with a new Windows-powered smartphone. A well-received, extremely affordable notebook from Samsung is making its way to the Windows 10 S ecosystem in the near future. Read More »