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Tech Red Fort terror attack suspect arrested from Delhi's IGI Airport
Author: 0 Red Fort terror attack suspect arrested from Delhi's IGI Airport

The arrest was made in a joint operation by the Special Cell of Delhi Police and Gujarat ATS. Kawa was detained in the evening from the Delhi Airport and his questioning is underway, the police said. "He is needed for thorough interrogation and details of his associates need to be extracted from him, which requires lot of time", the police said.

Tech Man installed Mac malware on thousands of machines: claim
Author: 0 Man installed Mac malware on thousands of machines: claim

Durachinsky has been charged in a 16-count indictment with Computer Fraud and Abuse Act violations, Wiretap Act violations, production of child pornography, and aggravated identity theft. Fruitfly proved to be such an odd malware specimen that Patrick Wardle , chief security researcher for the vulnerability testing firm Synack, undertook deep research into it.

Tech Pistons, Jazz interested in Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic
Author: 0 Pistons, Jazz interested in Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic

If he really thinks playing in Utah for Quin Snyder is his best option, which Adrian Wojnarowski vaguely alluded to , then Mirotic could try to push the issue and demand that Chicago move him to the Jazz . This would make the deal a lot easier to swallow on Utah's end, but also likely wouldn't be enough to "trick" Chicago into pulling the trigger on supposed first round picks.

Tech Bill Would Penalize Credit Reporting Agencies for Consumer Data Breaches
Author: 0 Bill Would Penalize Credit Reporting Agencies for Consumer Data Breaches

Under the new legislation, Equifax would have been forced to pay an estimated $1.5bn fine following its September 2017 breach, according to senator Elizabeth Warren . "The penalties would double in cases where the credit reporting firm did not comply with federal data security standards or failed to notify officials of the breach in a timely manner".

Tech Edge ST: Ford's First Performance-Enhanced SUV Joins the Lineup
Author: 0 Edge ST: Ford's First Performance-Enhanced SUV Joins the Lineup

Ford has whipped the covers off its Territory-replacing Endura due in the fourth quarter, with the large SUV making its debut this week as the facelifted Edge sold in overseas markets. As you can probably tell, the Edge ST also stands out from the crowd thanks to an aggressive body kit, 21-inch wheels , and dual exhaust. Ford will fit the brakes on its redesigned 2019 Edge midsize crossover vehicle and its new 2019 Ranger midsize pickup, that will compete later this year with the Chevrolet ...

Tech OnePlus 5T Lava Red Edition Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T Lava Red Edition Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications

The OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant in India comes with a price tag of Rs. 37,999 and is exclusively available via Amazon India . OnePlus says, "Inspired by the dynamic nature of lava with colors that change under different types of light, the radiant Lava Red color shade is achieved through an accurate combination of temperature, consistency and baking time with less than 0.01% variation".

Tech Old 2005 'Battlefront 2' game still getting updates today
Author: 0 Old 2005 'Battlefront 2' game still getting updates today

EA canceled or significantly altered a narrative-driven action adventure game in development by Visceral after it closed the studio . In the follow up to the launch of Star Wars Battlefront 2 , Disney restored the multiplayer for the original Star Wars Battlefront 2 which launched back in 2005, and now the game has received its first update in 12 years.

Tech Harman Debuts Digital Cockpit Concept at CES
Author: 0 Harman Debuts Digital Cockpit Concept at CES

The automotive industry is one of the fastest-growing segments of the technology market, with carmakers looking to add more autonomous features as the race to put driverless cars on the road heats up. In addition to the new TCU, Samsung provided a brief refresher on its Intelligent Digital Cockpit platform, discussed at last year's CES . In case you want something that's actually useful from Harman, better take a second look at the new " Digital Cockpit " concept that's also been ...

Tech Android games are using your microphone to track your TV viewing habits
Author: 0 Android games are using your microphone to track your TV viewing habits

The Times claims, "More than 250 games that use Alphonso software are available in the Google Play store", but is less certain about how numerous titles appear on the App Store. Alphonso's software listens using a device's microphone regardless of whether a game is being played or just idling in the background. For the time being, the application supports the transfer of Contacts, Messages, Call Logs, Calendar, Photos, Video, Audio and Applications (without data).

Tech Samsung's new QLED TVs may have black levels to rival OLED
Author: 0 Samsung's new QLED TVs may have black levels to rival OLED

In the long term, analysts in the industry see microLEDs eventually win over OLEDs and QLEDs, but for now microLED TVs would be a costly proposition. While voice assistants may not be as flashy as a TV the size of a wall, they are a useful feature for consumers , according to Forrester's Nail.

Tech Xcel Energy sending employees to help with power restoration in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Xcel Energy sending employees to help with power restoration in Puerto Rico

Paul Biddinger, director of the Center for Disaster Medicine and vice chairman for emergency preparedness at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. The Tennessee Department of Health has recorded four flu-related deaths in the state during the 2017-2018 flu season. While this shortage appears bigger, hospitals have dealt with shortages before, Thompson said, so they'll keep monitoring supplies - and knocking on wood.

Tech Behind smart gadgets, Amazon and Google waging a big war
Author: 0 Behind smart gadgets, Amazon and Google waging a big war

Apple and Google have big leads, since their rival digital assistants are already on millions of smartphones and computers , according to Blau. This would be a direct challenge to Amazon. Toyota Connected CEO Zack Hicks told reporters that "we're not exclusive" with Amazon, and that nothing prevents Toyota from partnering with others.

Author: 0 New Switch ports and video games announced in Nintendo Direct

However, most fans will enjoy The World Ends With You . It will be a paid DLC set to be released in spring 2018. The first wave of content will drop on January 31, which will include support set Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu and a new battle character, Aegislash.

Tech Replacement batteries for sloth-like iPhones now in iStores for R430
Author: 0 Replacement batteries for sloth-like iPhones now in iStores for R430

The wait is about to get even longer for owners of the iPhone 6 Plus . "If you suspect that the battery of your iPhone SE , 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, 7 or 7 Plus may need to be replaced, bring your device in to any Digicape store for a diagnosis, or contact the Digicape Service Centre to book an appointment time convenient to you", explains Mark Parsons, Technical Director at Digicape.

Tech PUBG hits 3 million player milestone on Xbox One
Author: 0 PUBG hits 3 million player milestone on Xbox One

This solution is one that updated just a few days ago with PUBG Corp saying that "combating cheaters is one of our highest priorities at the moment". They will also make changes to make it more balanced in the future. "Early Access on Steam and Game Preview on Xbox One are like pre-release, so they don't have a restriction on quality", explains Kim to InvenGlobal .

Tech OnePlus 6 to be released late second quarter with Snapdragon 845 chipset
Author: 0 OnePlus 6 to be released late second quarter with Snapdragon 845 chipset

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau in an interview with CNET at CES 2018 , confirmed that the next flagship will see the light of day sometime late in second quarter of 2018. To do so, CEO Peter Lau says that OnePlus will begin talking to US carriers. He also reaffirmed that the company has yet to decide whether or not it will release more than one smartphone this year, as it has the past two.

Tech Honda previews Insight prototype
Author: 0 Honda previews Insight prototype

Launching nationwide later this year, and positioned as a premium compact above Civic in the Honda passenger auto lineup, Insight elevates itself above other compact hybrid models with its sleek sedan design, roomy five-passenger cabin, and refined driving performance, along with high fuel efficiency.

Tech 'Meltdown' CPU vulnerability fix has 'negligible' performance impact on Google's cloud infrastructure
Author: 0 'Meltdown' CPU vulnerability fix has 'negligible' performance impact on Google's cloud infrastructure

Intel's rapid response comes after startling revelations from Google Project Zero over the vulnerabilities , particularly within Intel chips ( Meltdown ) but also those from all processor manufacturers ( Spectre ). Apple has already rolled out patches for iOS, macOS and tvOS to address the Meltdown vulnerability . Intel said future processors won't have the flaw , which is unlikely to affect future product launch timings.

Tech Microsoft encrypts Skype messages through Signal
Author: 0 Microsoft encrypts Skype messages through Signal

Under this partnership, Signal will help Microsoft bring a new feature to Skype called 'Private Conversations .' With Private Conversations, users can choose to engage in conversations secured by end-to-end encryption, a feature many Skype users have been requesting but that still isn't available to general users.

Tech Amazon's Alexa Is Coming to Some Toyota and Lexus Cars
Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa Is Coming to Some Toyota and Lexus Cars

While Alexa is yet to be offered in Australia, it is coming in the first quarter of this year. In the past, voice assistants in vehicles only had a few functionalities, including the ability to control lights, locks and starting engines. "We have all seen how Alexa has transformed interaction in homes, but in today's world, we are constantly on the go". With a simple voice command a user can access an array of information, such as weather, news or sports scores, play games and plug into ...

Tech Kia to unveil new K3 compact sedan at Detroit auto show
Author: 0 Kia to unveil new K3 compact sedan at Detroit auto show

The 2019 Forte will now feature a more muscular appearance with styling cues borrowed from the Kia Stinger . But the most significant change is the switch from the predecessor model 's cab-forward design to a swept-back one. The new Cerato also scores a sportier new steering wheel, along with circular air vents inspired by aeronautical components at each end of the dash, again inspired by the Stinger.

Tech Final Fantasy XV Returns To Haunt Kingdom Hearts 3!
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV Returns To Haunt Kingdom Hearts 3!

Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age will launch on Steam on February 1st, and will include some interesting graphic updates and gameplay features absent in the PS4 release previous year. Full controller support, Steam Trading Cards and more to optimize the PC player experience. Square Enix has shared some details on the upcoming Season Pass for Dissidia Final Fantasy NT .

Tech Samsung Galaxy A8+ launched in India for Rs32,900
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy A8+ launched in India for Rs32,900

The rumor mill claims the Galaxy X would initially be sold only in South Korea. It's nothing odd that the Galaxy A5 2017 is once again ahead of the rest when it comes to receiving monthly software updates, but it's not usual for a phone of the Galaxy J1 Mini Prime's caliber to be receiving this update at such a time.

Tech Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux
Author: 0 Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

The Verge tested startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. Being able to do away with, or at least shrink, that physical component could be another significant advantage to smartphones with Redux technology onboard. "When it comes to mobile phones, we are not only saving valuable real estate and creating a waterproof housing, we are eliminating the need for additional speaker holes and most importantly, improving the audio quality".

Tech Researchers claim to find a way to infiltrate WhatsApp Group chats
Author: 0 Researchers claim to find a way to infiltrate WhatsApp Group chats

WhatsApp, however, has turned down the claim. The researchers detailed the findings at the Real World Crypto security conference in Zurich on Wednesday, according to Wired . While the company, which is owned by Facebook , acknowledges the issue of server security, the spokesperson pushed back on the idea that attackers could block, cache or otherwise prevent the alert that new members have been added.

Tech CD Projekt RED's Cyberpunk 2077 and the Beep Heard 'Round the World
Author: 0 CD Projekt RED's Cyberpunk 2077 and the Beep Heard 'Round the World

The official Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter account made its first post today after many years, on the anniversary of the game's first teaser trailer release five years ago. I hope this is a sign that we will see more news, but remember what Red said, "Hope is a risky thing". When it was first announced, the developer said that it would feature a single-player story and multiplayer.

Tech Jimmy Iovine reportedly denies he's leaving Apple
Author: 0 Jimmy Iovine reportedly denies he's leaving Apple

Iovine, who was brought in to kickstart Apple's move into the subscription music business, has had a limited role within the company for some time. There, he shut down all the reports that he would be leaving the company and made it very clear that he is loyal to Apple and would not be departing.