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Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

FRANKFURT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group that took credit for leaking NSA cyber spying tools - including ones used in the WannaCry global ransomware attack - has said it plans to sell code that can be used to hack into the world’s most used computers, software and phones.<p>A hooded man holds laptop …

Cybersecurity

Apple Launches 'Today at Apple' Classes Around the World

Apple in April announced plans to begin offering "Today at Apple" educational classes at all of its 495 stores around the world, and as of today, the company has launched a new website to allow customers to sign up for the sessions.<p>More than 4,000 sessions are being offered each day this week …

Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global “ransomware” attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday.<p>A hooded man holds a laptop computer as blue screen with an exclamation mark …

Cryptocurrency

Flying cars set for takeoff at Tokyo Olympics in 2020

Japan has taken a step closer to realising its dream of launching flying cars in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, following investment from a major car company.<p>Toyota is funding a project which aims to bring the world’s smallest flying car to the skies using the latest drone technology.<p>Its …

Samsung sold over 5 million Galaxy S8 phones

Samsung was quick to crow about Galaxy S8 pre-orders, but it was easy to be skeptical without real numbers to back up the bragging. Flash forward a few weeks, though, and it's a different story. The company now reports that it has sold 5 million Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices worldwide since its …

Shadow Brokers threaten to unleash more hacking tools

Group linked to NSA cyberwarfare tools used in ransomware attack threatens to set up ‘wine of the month’-style service<p>The hacking group that says data they released facilitated the WannaCry ransomware attack has threatened to leak a new wave of hacking tools they claim to have stolen from the US …

Windows 10

Google Assistant voice control comes to GE connected appliances

You may want to practice saying "Ok Google" if you have GE WiFi-connected appliances in your home. Just as <i>Bloomberg</i> reported a few days ago, GE worked with the tech titan to integrate Google Assistant into its system. Now, you can use the voice-activated helper through Google Home, a Pixel or other …