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IT&Software Microsoft Boosts Naton-State Protection With New XP Patches
Author: 0 Microsoft Boosts Naton-State Protection With New XP Patches

These patches could help prevent another global ransomware outbreak like last month's WannaCry . "In reviewing the updates for this month, some vulnerabilities were identified that pose elevated risk of cyberattacks by government organizations, sometimes referred to as nation-state actors, or other copycat organizations", the company confirmed , adding that it's releasing these new patches for all versions of Windows including those that are outdated.

Author: 0 Samus Returns Coming to the 3DS — Metroid

We'll have more coverage of Nintendo's announcements, and hands-on impressions of the games they're showing at this year's E3, as the show continues this week. At E3, Nintendo unveiled the first trailer for Metroid: Samus Returns , a completely reworked and re-imagined vision of the classic GameBoy title.

Author: 0 E3 2017 Roundup: Ubisoft Edition!

During the Ubisoft E3 2017 press conference , Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto revealed one of the strangest games we have seen in quite some time, Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle . "It was very important to us to stay true to the legendary characters Nintendo has created, but also to create a new experience for fans of Mario and the Rabbids alike".

IT&Software Sony unveils Playlink: Smartphone controllable set of games for PS4
Author: 0 Sony unveils Playlink: Smartphone controllable set of games for PS4

And though it was a single-player game by design, it turned out to work really well with a bunch of people on a sofa yelling frantic instructions to the player. During E3 2017 Sony has announced a new service launching on their PlayStation 4 system which takes the form of PlayLink , a new range of games to play with friends and family.

Author: 0 Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

The meme has become a symbol for the alt-right, and Apple reportedly considers images of the frog examples of "objectionable content ", according to a report Friday by Motherboard . Apple's solution certainly provides a better user experience than custom alternatives, particularly since it allows rating an app without needing to visit the App Store.

Author: 0 Shadow of the Colossus is getting a re-remaster

There's nothing in it which would suggest it is a brand new entrant into the franchise and a few familiar faces do make an appearance in the debut trailer. As for what we can expect in terms of new content, it's a bit too early to say. Of course, we assumed that we would just be getting a PS2-to-PS4 port, like we've seen with other games.

IT&Software EA Play 2017: Check Out The Livestream Here
Author: 0 EA Play 2017: Check Out The Livestream Here

Star Wars Battlefront II , FIFA 18, Madden NFL 18 , NBA Live 18 , and a Battlefield 1 expansion. Battlefield 1 , which was released a year ago, also received a trailer that showed off its newest DLC, In The Name Of The Tsar . The next iteration of EA's long-running series was announced during the conference. Not just a create-a-player mode, but a legitimate narrative focused on a player trying to get into the NFL Draft.

Author: 0 Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Updates iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro

Apple gives a sneak peak of iMac Pro features and it's just breathtaking. From Siri-powered HomePod and 12.9-inch iPad Pro to iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra , everything Apple announced at its developer conference on Monday was nothing short of impressive.

IT&Software IOS 11 pulls the plug on iPhone 5 and 5C
Author: 0 IOS 11 pulls the plug on iPhone 5 and 5C

While the phone will still work (and it's a little bit wonderful that it still does), users won't be able to download the latest apps or security upgrades to protect against hackers and vulnerabilities. The way the company treats both technologies couldn't be more different, and also tells us a lot about Apple's future focus. A new pro model, the iMac Pro , should appease the developers disappointed with the lack of Mac Pro upgrades.

Author: 0 WWDC 2017: 8 of the biggest announcements from Apple's keynote

The updated iMac features faster Kaby Lake processors up to 4.2 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 4.5 GHz and supports up to twice the memory as the previous generation. Additionally, the 15-inch Pro now has standard discrete graphics and the company announced that it is now selling a non-Touch Bar 13-inch Pro for $1,299 Dollars (about $1,750 CAD).

IT&Software Coats, Rogers both tell Senate they never felt 'pressured' on investigations
Author: 0 Coats, Rogers both tell Senate they never felt 'pressured' on investigations

But Rogers did note that during his time in office, he had never been directed to do anything he considered inappropriate or immoral, and he didn't recall ever feeling pressured . Two days earlier, Comey acknowledged publicly for the first time that the FBI was investigating possible collusion between the Trump team and Kremlin during the election.

IT&Software E3 2017 Gameplay Trailer, Beta release date
Author: 0 E3 2017 Gameplay Trailer, Beta release date

The trailer gives us a glimpse of some iconic heroes and villains such as Yoda, Darth Maul , Chewbacca, Boba Fett, Rey and Kylo Ren, along with a tease of the single player campaign mode. Instead, players will experience different seasons of content as free DLC. Likewise, all post-launch heroes, maps and weapons will be free for everyone who owns a copy of the game.

IT&Software Apple Introduces HomePod Smart Speaker
Author: 0 Apple Introduces HomePod Smart Speaker

Chief executive Tim Cook said , ' Just like portable music, we would like to reinvent home music'. Amazon was the first to introduce a device that allows users to look up basic information, play music, and control home accessories with the Echo .

Author: 0 Apple 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon, Google

Shipments of intelligent home speakers surged almost 600% year-over-year to 4.2 million units in the fourth quarter, with Amazon taking about 88% share and Google 10%, according to consultant Strategy Analytics. The wireless home speaker offers support for Apple Music, voice control, home assistant functions, and advanced audio quality features. "There has been a huge amount of hype around Amazon Echo and Google Home , but we are really at the start of this technology".

Author: 0 Apple pushes Siri to the fore at annual developer conference

The device will compete with Amazon's Alexa and Google Home , and is scheduled to be released later this year , the company said. "There is so much momentum building around these speakers that it would be hard for Apple not to come out with one", said industry analyst Patrick Moorhead of Moor Insights & Strategy.

Author: 0 Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years

Apple says HomePod is "spatially aware" and can respond as such. Keep it anywhere in the room and it senses its location, matches it with the music its playing, and automatically equalizes it to make your music sound good no matter where you are.

IT&Software New iPhone feature to block texts while driving
Author: 0 New iPhone feature to block texts while driving

The new iOS 11 will be available as a free update for supported iPhones and iPads in about September. That points to a device with much slimmer bezels and possibly an all new design. Apple , by contrast, has been stubborn about letting outsiders tap the power of Siri , and the company has fallen behind as a result. Next, we have three videos for the new iPad Pro , which features the world's most advanced display and is powered by Apple's A10X Fusion chip.

IT&Software Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)
Author: 0 Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

Aaaaand... that's it. Don't expect a retina display, don't expect more storage or RAM. Now the 12-inch MacBook has adopted that improved second-gen butterfly mechanism from the Pro line. At its annual conference for app developers on Monday, Apple teased the iMac Pro , its first professional-grade desktop since the flashy Mac Pro redesign from 2013.

IT&Software Wallace to become first black driver in Cup race since 2006
Author: 0 Wallace to become first black driver in Cup race since 2006

Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr.is set to become the first African-American driver in the NASCAR Cup Series in more than a decade as he replaces the injured Aric Almirola in the iconic Richard Petty Motorsports No. The Ford Technical Center also has a simulator that Wallace has already used. "I am ready to represent this organization, help the 43 team get the best results possible and prove that I belong at this level", Wallace said in a release.

IT&Software Apple becomes a TV station with 'Planet of the Apps'
Author: 0 Apple becomes a TV station with 'Planet of the Apps'

Lightspeed Venture Partners might be the possible investor for entrepreneurs who demonstrate an idea that can be transformed into a business. The wildly different apps that were presented in the first episode , ranging from a Tinder alternative to quite unique AR concepts, make us believe that we are in for quite a treat in the next 9 episodes of the show.

IT&Software Apple Tied With China Firm For Lead In Wearables
Author: 0 Apple Tied With China Firm For Lead In Wearables

China's smartphone and consumer electronics maker Xiaomi and United States tech giant Apple have overtaken USA company Fitbit to become the world's largest wearable device manufacturers in the first quarter of 2017. Apple's smartwatch sales have benefited from lower starting prices for its Apple Watch . Apple gained 4.1 percentage points year on year to also reach 3.6 million shipments thanks to the sustained demand for its Watches almost two quarters after the Series 1 and Series 2 ...

Author: 0 Apple's new iPhones 'Do Not Disturb' drivers with notifications

Apple devices will get this iOS 11 update in the last quarter of this year. Mac High Sierra is now available to Developers and will be available to the public later this year. This comes as competition increases, with devices such as Google's Chromebook and Microsoft's Surface eating into Apple's tablet market share.

Author: 0 Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

The new-age Pencil was launched at WWDC, and it features 20ms of latency, while Microsoft's new Surface Pen, which also supports a tilt mode, has 21ms of latency. Apple CEO Tim Cook thinks augmented reality could be as big as the smartphone . But Joel Feldman, founder of the advocacy group End Distracted Driving , said Apple "missed an opportunity to be a leader in saving lives" by failing to take action earlier.

IT&Software WhatsApp update brings Albums, Filters and Reply shortcut to iPhone
Author: 0 WhatsApp update brings Albums, Filters and Reply shortcut to iPhone

Lastly, the messaging platform will now offer instant replies. iPhone users will now be able to reply instantly to messages simply with a quick right swipe, speeding up the chat process. Even the WhatsApp camera gets these same features so that you can improve the photo using these filters within WhatsApp itself. This is good because it means if you are in a chat and send a lot of videos or pictures consecutively, the pictures and videos will be grouped into one album .

Author: 0 Apple Launches MacBook Pro Upgrades at WWDC 2017

Apple also confirmed that it doesn't have plans to sell the Space Gray Apple Magic Keyboard, mouse and trackpad that come with the new iMac Pro separately. Apple also announced refreshes to the iMac, the MacBook Pro and the iMac during WWDC . There's a choice of new Radeon Pro graphics chips - the 570, 575 and 580 models - with up to 8GB of RAM.

IT&Software Amazon offers Prime discount to those on government assistance
Author: 0 Amazon offers Prime discount to those on government assistance

The move seems aimed at extending Amazon's reach well beyond the comfortable upper- and middle-class that underpins its business - right as the e-commerce giant intensifies its battle against a reinvigorated Wal-Mart. The retailer said it will add other ways to qualify for the discount for government aid programs that don't use EBT cards. Its optional service that includes free expedited shipping and membership-only access to certain products is being reduced to $5.99 per month - down from the ...

IT&Software Apple introduces the iMac Pro, the most 'powerful Mac' ever released
Author: 0 Apple introduces the iMac Pro, the most 'powerful Mac' ever released

With an all-flash architecture and all-new thermal design, iMac Pro delivers up to 80 percent more cooling capacity in the same thin and seamless iMac design. Apple will also offer an updated, full-size Smart Keyboard for the 10.5-inch iPad Pro for $159. And with a new space gray enclosure and gorgeous 27-inch Retina 5K display with support for 1 billion colors, iMac Pro is as stunning as it is powerful.

Author: 0 Apple Confirms $349 Device at WWDC 2017

HomePod will be available for $349 (US) in white and space gray. Play music from Apple Music , to begin with. However, Apple believes that difference serves an important objective. And now with HomePod , Apple has a true voice assistant to bring into the home . HomePod is positioned as a rival to Amazon Echo . Google already tries to be proactive with its Assistant on Android phones and Google Home speaker.

IT&Software Pokken Tournament DX Announced For Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Pokken Tournament DX Announced For Nintendo Switch

Despite rumours that a mainline Pokemon game would appear on the Nintendo Switch, developers Game Freak only announced that souped-up versions of the latest games will be releasing on 3DS hardware. For those unfamiliar with Pokken Tournament DX , it's basically the deluxe version of an arena fighting game that involves Pokémon . Unfortunately for gamers who are looking forward to Pokemon , you will be disappointed, but hopefully not too much as you will be getting Pokken Tournament DX ...

IT&Software Puzzle game Monument Valley 2 revealed at WWDC, available now
Author: 0 Puzzle game Monument Valley 2 revealed at WWDC, available now

As with most games, obstacles and enemies can block your way, but unlike in others, a tap or a twist can redesign the level to help you turn a previously impassable path into an obstacle illusion. Escher, simple controls, an immersive soundtrack and storyline that sucked you in. Monument Valley 2 tells the story of a character named Ro and her daughter.

Author: 0 Steve Kerr will coach Warriors for Game 2 of NBA Finals

The power forward described that time as "one of the most brutal things I've ever had to go through in my life", said Green. The Cavaliers lost Game 1 at Golden State last spring and fell down 3-1 before coming back to win the series , and James is not panicking.

IT&Software How Microsoft Is Sowing the Seeds of an Augmented Reality Future
Author: 0 How Microsoft Is Sowing the Seeds of an Augmented Reality Future

And despite Microsoft's " mixed reality " branding, these devices are simply VR headsets, and should not to be confused with the true MR capabilities of the more powerful and much more expensive HoloLens. Expected to launch at an affordable price, this Windows mixed reality headset packs a sporty weight-balanced headgear, replaceable cushions, cable routing to protect wires from dangling and a flip-up visor.

Author: 0 Trump's tweeted typo covfefe becoming vanity license plates

Many observers responded with their conspiracy theories - some dark, some hilarious and some that made as much sense as Trump's original tweet . A midnight tweet by Donald Trump unleashed a wave of sometimes mocking speculation by Internet users wondering what the USA president meant by writing " covfefe " in an apparently unfinished Twitter post that lingered online for hours.

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