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SF Muni Says 'No' To Hackers Ransom Demands

SF Muni Says 'No' To Hackers Ransom Demands

Ransomware hinders systems until an attacker is paid a ransom . Furthermore, it seems like the hackers will never be able to enjoy the ransom as the transport system is now back to normal as of today. He said ransomware is a type of malicious software that once downloaded, will block access to a user's computer until a the user pays a ransom. Cyber attacks on railway systems like what happened to the San Francisco Municipal Transport System could be risky and lead to potential ... Read More

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No Man's Sky Breaks Silence, Announces First Update

No Man's Sky Breaks Silence, Announces First Update

The sci-fi universe wandering game No Man's Sky got a vocal and sizeable negative reception after a portion of players felt it overpraised with hype and pre-release advertising but didn't deliver ultimately with actual gameplay. We hope you enjoy this first proper update. You can then recruit alien settlers with different skillsets to populate your station, offering different facilities to your base. Read More

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Xbox One: Best Black Friday Deals

Both " Modern Warfare 3 " and " Oblivion " are marked down and will be included in Xbox Live's Black Friday sale. Other Xbox One games that are receiving big discounts this coming Black Friday are National Basketball Association 2K17, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Overwatch , Deus Ex: Mankind Divided - Digital Deluxe Edition, Dishonored Definitive Edition, Dragon Age: Inquisition - Game of the Year Edition, Far Cry Primal , Grand Theft Auto V , HITMAN - The Complete First Season, Rise of the ... Read More

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No Galaxy Note 7-Related Incidents in India, Clarifies Samsung

No Galaxy Note 7-Related Incidents in India, Clarifies Samsung

The market watcher's third-quarter figures that find that, although global unit shipments rose 5.4 per cent year on year to more than 373 million units, both the top two vendors - Samsung and Apple - saw a decline. The indicators are that Samsung is working hard to fix the damage caused to the brand by the Galaxy Note 7, so it will no doubt be investing heavily in development and marketing in the future to ensure it can regain the trust of its customers. Read More

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Reliance to launch India's cheapest 4G VoLTE smartphone early next year

Reliance to launch India's cheapest 4G VoLTE smartphone early next year

According to a report by Economic Times , Jio may soon launch a series of feature phones with 4G VoLTE in a bid to attract millions of users to its telecom venture Reliance Jio Infocomm. Now the company is targeting 100 Million, To achieve this even bigger number, Reliance Jio has to enter feature phone market. The company has said that it has plans to invest Rs 1 lakh crore over a period of 4 years and the new towers are part of this investment. Read More

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Insomnia 59 Announces Call of Duty Event

Insomnia 59 Announces Call of Duty Event

With the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare release date now imminent, United Kingdom retailer GAME has published the full list of stores holding midnight launches. The first annual ComplexCon takes place this weekend in Long Beach, California, and fans are looking forward to seeing what the event will hold - and that includes a whole lot of Call of Duty . Read More

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New Samsung Smartphone Due to Next Year

New Samsung Smartphone Due to Next Year

Greenpeace is urging Samsung to recycle as much of the doomed smartphone parts as possible. Samsung said the phones would be automatically updated wirelessly, and the measure was created to encourage those who still were holding on to their Note 7 phones to turn the handsets in "as soon as possible". Read More

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Moto Z and Moto Z Play officially launched in Malaysia

Moto Z and Moto Z Play officially launched in Malaysia

The Motorola device is also speculated to come out with a 5.5-inch high resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels display. Carrying a model number XT1662, it is expected to launch at an event in Guangzhou, China, on November 8. But while some components could under-perform when put up against the Moto M (for example, the camera drops to 13 megapixels and the RAM lowers to 3GB), the massive 5,100 mAh battery should add to its appeal. Read More

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Nintendo's Unveils It's Newest Console

Nintendo's Unveils It's Newest Console

While the Nintendo Switch will house a Custom Tegra processor from Nvidia, Project Scorpio is rumored to have an eight-core up-clocked AMD Jaguar. Nintendo has finally put to bed months, if not years, of rumours surrounding its next home console, previously codenamed the NX, by formally revealing, with a three-minute preliminary announcement, what the Switch is all about. Read More

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NY Gov. Cuomo OKs Fines for Illegal Airbnbs

NY Gov. Cuomo OKs Fines for Illegal Airbnbs

If you need a place to stay while visiting New York City, you should probably start considering options besides Airbnb. The bill signed today by Cuomo is a workaround. "We will continue to fight for a smart policy solution that works for the the people, not the powerful". Airbnb has also said it has taken down almost 3,000 illegal listings in New York City over the past year, and reports 44,622 total listings in the city as of September 1. Read More

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Netflix Shares Explode as Subscriber Gains Greatly Exceeds Expectations

Netflix shares popped as much as 20% in after-hours trading Monday, after the streamer posted better-than-expected earnings and reeled in 900,000 more worldwide customers than previously forecast for the third quarter of 2016. Through the close, it was down 13 percent so far this year after it was single strongest stock in the S&P 500 index last year. "The growth of Internet TV globally has ushered in a new golden age of content, with consumers everywhere enjoying unprecedented access to ... Read More

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Odell Beckham takes the plunge with kicking net

Odell Beckham takes the plunge with kicking net

Flacco drove the Ravens from the Baltimore 32 to the Giants 24 before the clock ran out. Though the Ravens have a good defense, the offense has really been sputtering. Despite the Ravens being ranked well against quarterbacks in fantasy football, they are ranked 20 in points allowed to wide receivers. Expect Ravens wide receivers in Mike Wallace, Breshad Perriman and Kamar Aiken to be very active today. Read More

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Google's AI assistant has been shaped by Pixar and The Onion

Google's AI assistant has been shaped by Pixar and The Onion

Basically, you'll be able to ask Google Home to tell you a knock-knock joke, whenever you're just that bored. "What is Adele's full name?" and after it gives you the information, you can ask, "What was her last album?" For now, Facebook is enabling AI-powered "bots" on its Messenger mobile application that allows users to get answers to questions and engage in text exchanges as though chatting with the social network itself. Read More

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