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City of Atlanta computer systems dealing with cyberatta City of Atlanta computer systems dealing with cyberatta
- March 25, 2018

This includes whether they will pay the Bitcoin ransom. Around 5 a.m., a written communication from the hackers warned that they had frozen the city's computer systems, CBS News homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues reports . - The FBI is investigating a cyberattack on the city of Atlanta's computer network. Atlanta Chief Operating Officer Richard Cox confirmed that the city received a written demand related to the attack. (more...)
International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Stake Raised by Lourd Capital LLC
- March 25, 2018

Average True Range ( ATR ) is an indicator based on trading ranges smoothed by an N-period exponential moving average percentage of the true range values. Insider Trading is buying and selling of a security by a person who has access to material information related to a security that is not available to general public. (more...)
Red Sox Release Statement On Steven Wright's 15-Game Suspension Red Sox Release Statement On Steven Wright's 15-Game Suspension
- March 25, 2018

It is believed that Wright will decline to appeal the suspension, Drellich adds. Clearly, commissioner Rob Manfred found that he did. "While it is clear that Mr. "Me and my wife are stilling going to continue our counseling, and we're just going to try to move forward and move on from this", Wright said. Wright also said he regrets his actions and takes full responsibility. (more...)
Google Pay's P-to-P finds its voice Google Pay's P-to-P finds its voice
- March 25, 2018

If your smartphone supports Google Assistant , you can just say something like "Ok Google, request $10 from Katherine for our dinner tonight" or " Hey Google send Trixie $5 for the gift contribution". Furthermore, the latest version of Google Files Go allows you to see where duplicate files are located. With Google Tez operating in India it seems unlikely that Google Pay would be introduced here. (more...)
Trade war: Extent of US-China trade fight depends on Trump's goals Trade war: Extent of US-China trade fight depends on Trump's goals
- March 24, 2018

The ministry slammed that as "trade protectionism" but gave no indication how Beijing might respond. Financial markets sank on concern the escalating tensions might disrupt the biggest global trading relationship or lead other nations to raise import barriers. (more...)
Facebook Messenger Group Chats Just Got More Manageable Facebook Messenger Group Chats Just Got More Manageable
- March 24, 2018

This new group admin feature extends to FacebookWorkplace group chats as well. But when that number reaches the hundreds ( Facebook allows up to 250 people in a group chat), then you probably need tools to help manage all the members. People who access the link will be added to the group automatically if approvals are turned off for the particular group. Admins also have the ability to remove members if needed, and promote or demote any other person in the group chat as an admin. (more...)
Elon Musk's $2.6B pay package gets Tesla shareholder approval Elon Musk's $2.6B pay package gets Tesla shareholder approval
- March 24, 2018

Finally, FDx Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in Tesla in the fourth quarter worth $203,000. VOLATILITY FACTOR: The stock remained 3.24% volatile in recent week and indicated 3.28% volatility in last month. California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS), one of the nation's largest public pension plans, is the 59th largest investor in the vehicle maker, with a 0.13 percent stake. (more...)
Chinese space station to fall to Earth Chinese space station to fall to Earth
- March 24, 2018

The ESA and Aerospace Corporation will continue to give updates on predictions for the space station's fall in coming weeks. After months of calculations, experts have been able to narrow down the window during which the Tiangong-1 space station and laboratory will fall back to Earth . (more...)
YouTube is upping its music ads to 'frustrate' non-subscribers YouTube is upping its music ads to 'frustrate' non-subscribers
- March 24, 2018

YouTube has been unapologetic in its response, issuing a statement to Bloomberg that it "routinely makes updates and adjustments" on website policy . From 2009 to 2012, she was an award-winning syndicated columnist for a number of daily newspapers from NY to Texas. "The exercise of what amounts to censorship, then, can legitimately be viewed as the stifling of commercial free speech", it added. (more...)
Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain and snow by daybreak Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain and snow by daybreak
- March 24, 2018

Highs are in the upper 30s to lower 40s. Rain is in the forecast for Saturday night with a low near 37 degrees. NWS Meteorologist Anita Silverman out of Blacksburg, Va. Spring weather will make a welcome appearance in North Carolina my mid-week with temperatures in the 70s by Thursday . Temperatures will continue to warm Wednesday and Thursday as the upper ridge centers over the west coast and the airmass over NorCal warms. (more...)
House Intel Republicans Think Something Is Wrong With Russia Meddling Claim House Intel Republicans Think Something Is Wrong With Russia Meddling Claim
- March 24, 2018

The full report, which is "based on 70-plus witness interviews and more than 300,000 documents collected", is not going to be made public for another few weeks in order to give the intelligence community an opportunity to go through it with a fine-tooth comb. (more...)
Seoul offers Pyongyang high-level talks on Mar 29 Seoul offers Pyongyang high-level talks on Mar 29
- March 24, 2018

Mr Moon is planning a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month after a flurry of diplomatic activity in Asia, Europe and the United States. "And depending on progress, it may lead to a three-way summit between the South, North and the United States", he said. "It would be meaningful for both summits and perhaps the possible trilateral summit to be held in Panmunjom (across the two Koreas) while bringing a change on the peace order on the Korean Peninsula", he said. (more...)
Facebook Adding Messenger App Features Facebook Adding Messenger App Features
- March 24, 2018

Using these controls, administrators for large group chats will now have the option to control who joins a group before they're in the chat, they'll also be able to remove members, and promote or demote a user as an admin. " said Drew Moxon, Product Manager, Messenger, Facebook ". It allows any member of the group to create a custom invite link that can be shared with someone else to add him to the group chat . (more...)
Government to toughen data protection laws in response to Facebook scandal Government to toughen data protection laws in response to Facebook scandal
- March 24, 2018

Since these claims have spread throughout multiple news sources, a movement called #DeleteFacebook has been backed by celebrities such as Cher and Jim Carrey, and has been spreading like wildfire over Twitter . "We found that its current default settings leave access open to a lot of data ", she said, "particularly with respect to settings for third party apps". (more...)
Apple to fix bug that allows Siri to read hidden notifications
- March 24, 2018

It then displays a very general "Mail message " for email and "iMessage" for text content in the notification box. It is unclear when the update will be released and whether or not users will have to wait until iOS 11.3 or if it could be released sooner. (more...)
Google Pay Now Supports Voice Commands via Google Assistant Google Pay Now Supports Voice Commands via Google Assistant
- March 24, 2018

All you need is an Android or iOS phone in the US. "To get started , just say "Hey Google , request $20 from Sam for the show tonight" or "Hey Google , send Jane $15 for lunch today" and let your Google Assistant do the rest", Sam Kansara, the product manager for Google Pay , explained in the announcement. (more...)
QB Brock Osweiler signs 1-year deal with Dolphins QB Brock Osweiler signs 1-year deal with Dolphins
- March 24, 2018

Osweiler, 27, never lived up to the big free agent contract he signed with the Houston Texans , but he has shown that he can be a capable backup who can start in a pinch. Osweiler and Dolphins head coach Adam Gase previously worked together when the two were in Denver. Tackle Sam Young agreed to terms on a one-year contract to remain with the Dolphins, two people familiar with the negotiations said. (more...)
Scientists Unravel Mystery Of Alien Skeleton Scientists Unravel Mystery Of Alien Skeleton
- March 24, 2018

But that feature was a byproduct of a genetic mutation - one of many that caused its numerous skeletal deformities. These findings have done little to change the minds of those who believe the Ata's remains are indeed that of an alien. It's an indication, he said, that looking for a single mutation, or even mutations that are already known to cause a particular disease, can discourage researchers from looking for other potential genetic causes and, in turn, potential treatments for patients. (more...)
Earth Hour: What is it and how can you get involved? Earth Hour: What is it and how can you get involved?
- March 24, 2018

Sydney Opera House, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, New York's Empire State Building, the Kremlin and Red Square in Moscow, the Egyptian Pyramids and Tokyo Tower will be switching off the lights during their Earth Hour between 8.30 p.m. (more...)
Vivo V9 to launch today in India Vivo V9 to launch today in India
- March 24, 2018

Thanks to its thin bezels, the phone has a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent. The Vivo V7 comes with the Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 which is an Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and is paired with the Adreno 506 GPU which is considerably underpowered when put against the Snapdragon 626 on the Vivo V9 . (more...)