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Microsoft Renews Calls for "Digital Geneva Convention" After Widespread Cyber Attacks

An analysis of the ransomware on the blog of software company Check Point suggests it is highly unlikely the hackers ever meant to decrypt the files for several reasons. He said, "We take every single cyberattack on a Windows system seriously, and we've been working around the clock since Friday to help all our customers who have been affected by this incident".


Here's Everything Google Announced at its Big I/O Conference

Here's Everything Google Announced at its Big I/O Conference

If you opted for a more popular smartphone but you're itching to see what's new in Android O , don't worry because we've got you covered. Google says it will first bring its Lens capabilities to Assistant and Google Photos, rolling it out to other products in the future.



Google's best new features are in apps, not Android

The change to a circular design should make them look more uniform with less loss in translation when sent between devices belonging to different platform or even different manufacturers within Android itself. It's not a major update, but there are some new things worth highlighting. The rumor mill had pointed to Assistant making the jump before Google could get around to making it official, so it wasn't all that surprising to see it happen.



You'll Soon be Able to Send Someone Money With Google Assistant

As a part of Android O, Google today updated the Pixel Launcher for the Pixel and Pixel XL with some new features. There are plenty of hands-on previews and screenshot galleries out there now that Google has released a fresh new version of its Android O beta, but we came across one this morning that seems to be the most comprehensive.


Death of Ailes reveals Fox News at a crossroads

Death of Ailes reveals Fox News at a crossroads

Most mentioned that he had, in Smith's words, "well-documented flaws"; in Hume's package, he said that the sexual harassment accusations "came as a shock to almost all at Fox News, who remembered him today for his talent and his leadership, his humor, and his personal kindness".