• Windows 7 & 8.1 to get Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) support
Windows 7 & 8.1 to get Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) support

In their announcement , Microsoft said the move is to help "customers achieve the best security possible on their way to Windows 10". Originally introduced as an exclusive feature of Windows 10 before being rolled out to macOS, iOS, Android, and Linux through third-party partnerships , Windows Defender ATP provides corporate users with a ce...

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  • FedEx, UPS hit as Amazon 'plots shipping expansion'
FedEx, UPS hit as Amazon 'plots shipping expansion'

UPS expected to deliver 750 million packages during last year's holiday season, it said in December - 40 million more than its year-before shipments of 712 million packages. The report that it may kick off its own delivery service comes one day after the Seattle-based company announced two-hour food delivery for Prime members from Whole Foods ,...

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  • Comcast looking again at Fox after higher bid was rejected
Comcast looking again at Fox after higher bid was rejected

RBC Capital Markets maintained Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX). Bbva Compass National Bank & Trust Inc holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a one year low of $24.81 and a one year high of $39.13. The company has a current ratio of 2.16, a quick ratio of 1.77 and a debt-to-equity...

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  • 21st Century Fox Offers
21st Century Fox Offers "Firewall Remedies" To Push Through Sky Deal

It comes weeks after the Competition and Markets Authority ( CMA ) concluded the deal may not be in the public interest following an in-depth probe by the regulator. According to the Journal, Comcast executives are likely to study the proxy carefully to see if it indicates its bid for the company was higher, and was seriously considered.

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  • Russian Federation remains committed to OPEC
Russian Federation remains committed to OPEC

Shale production is controversial, because in order to extract oil and gas, a high-pressure mixture of water, sand and chemicals is blasted deep underground to release hydrocarbons trapped between layers of rock. But a threat to that outlook continues to lurk in the background: United States crude production. The last two weeks have seen turmoil ...

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  • Verizon will start locking phones to its network again
Verizon will start locking phones to its network again

Right now, Verizon smartphones are being locked down before they are sent to stores, and are unlocked when purchased. Verizon contends that its upcoming change does not violate the "spirit" of those rules. That's particularly the case for iPhones , which are a top target for thieves due to their high resale value. According to CNET , Verizon ...

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  • The EU Economy with the Fastest Growth since 2007
The EU Economy with the Fastest Growth since 2007

Hungary's GDP is forecast to climb 4.2% annually after rising 3.9% in the third quarter. Meanwhile, private consumption remained roughly flat quarter-on-quarter, while government spending increased. Carsten Brzeski, chief economist for Germany and Austria at ING suggested there remained much room for further growth . "Germany will likely b...

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  • United Airlines passengers rattled after plane's engine shell falls off
United Airlines passengers rattled after plane's engine shell falls off

Video show scraps of metal and other pieces of the engine flapping in the wind. "No injuries reported , flight landed safely at Honolulu Airport", the agency tweeted. and then the plane really started shaking". The plane's pilots followed all required protocols to safely land, United said. The Boeing 777-200 with registration N773UA was 2...

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  • FBI, NSA Warn Americans against Buying Huawei Smartphones
FBI, NSA Warn Americans against Buying Huawei Smartphones

The comments were made during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Tuesday. Earlier this week, half a dozen top members of intelligence agencies, including the FBI, CIA and NSA reaffirmed surveillance concerns about the company and fellow Chinese smartphone maker ZTE.

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  • This New Payment Platform Will FINALLY End The Dreaded 'Split Bill' Drama
This New Payment Platform Will FINALLY End The Dreaded 'Split Bill' Drama

From today, local banks will commence roll-out of out a new payment platform , set to offer "instantaneous" transfers, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Developed by the BPAY Group, Osko will work within an online or mobile banking platform in the same way BPAY does, but instead of paying your bills you'll be able to pay another person.

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  • Punjab National Bank detects Rs 11360 crore fraudulent transactions at Mumbai branch
Punjab National Bank detects Rs 11360 crore fraudulent transactions at Mumbai branch

The officials, without divulging the future course of action on the complaints from the national bank, said suitable legal action could be initiated against the designer and the company after the agency had vetted the complaint. "Based on these transactions other banks appear to have advanced money to these customers overseas". According to the b...

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  • Chipotle looks to Taco Bell boss to revive its fortunes
Chipotle looks to Taco Bell boss to revive its fortunes

His expertise in digital technologies, restaurant operations and branding make him a ideal fit for Chipotle as we seek to enhance our customer experience, drive sales growth and make our brand more relevant. What's that mean for Taco Bell? "No doubt, the company hopes to win back some of the millennial customers Chipotle lost to Taco Bell". He...

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  • Local Florist Has More Than 200 Orders This Valentine's Day
Local Florist Has More Than 200 Orders This Valentine's Day

Canadians buy a lot of roses , according to Statistics Canada, not only did we produce 5.38 million rose stems in 2016, we also imported 11.1 million cut roses and rose buds that same year, mostly from Peru and Ecuador. While flowers are a nice touch, having dinner out is often much appreciated for your hard working partner. Flowers By George ...

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  • Credit Suisse Loss Narrows In Fourth Quarter
Credit Suisse Loss Narrows In Fourth Quarter

The lender awarded 3.09 billion Swiss francs ($2.6 billion) in incentive pay for 2016. That helped the bank return an nearly unchanged pretax profit of 729 million francs (725 million in 2016). The stock was up by 2.5 percent in early European trading on Wednesday. "We should generate 4 to 5 billion (francs) of surplus in (2018) which can then be d...

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  • Salon will use readers' CPUs to mine Monero
Salon will use readers' CPUs to mine Monero

Based on Coinhive's own predictions and Salon's visitor numbers the site would only earn about $1,000 per month if every one of their 13 million monthly viewers decides to take the mining option. Though there seems to be a lot of potential, mining cryptocurrencies by lending processing power is not that lucrative financially. Cryptojacking cont...

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  • Inflation to moderate to 5% in Jan
Inflation to moderate to 5% in Jan

The industry group "Manufacture of other transport equipment" showed the highest positive growth of 38.3 per cent followed by 33.6 per cent in "Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products" and 29.8 per cent in "Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products".

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  • Laura Dahlmeier setting standard with 2nd gold in PyeongChang
Laura Dahlmeier setting standard with 2nd gold in PyeongChang

Kuzmina was then involved in a thrilling sprint battle with Anais Bescond of France for silver and it was the Slovak who triumphed, crossing 29.4 seconds behind Dahlmeier, an athlete who has laid an early claim for the title of star of Pyeongchang 2018.

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  • Fox pledges Sky News independence, as takeover hangs in the balance
Fox pledges Sky News independence, as takeover hangs in the balance

Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox has pledged to keep Sky News independent as it looks to assuage concerns related to its proposed acquisition of Sky (LON:SKY). The provisional CMA report raised concerns about the influence of the Murdoch family trust, which controls Fox and News Corp, over the United Kingdom media landscape.

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  • Young Mallu beauty takes the internet by storm with her cute expressions
Young Mallu beauty takes the internet by storm with her cute expressions

After all, her cuteness, charm, beauty and innocence of eyes will definitely make anyone insane for her. Ever since the track Manikya Malaraya Poovi , composed by Shaan Rahman got released on YouTube it crawled into other social media pages as well, with nearly every girl and boy searching for the name of this beauty.

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  • Sonakshi Sinha Unveils Nain Phisal Gaye
Sonakshi Sinha Unveils Nain Phisal Gaye

While her upcoming comedy-drama, Welcome To New York, features several cameos, including filmmaker Karan Johar in a double role as Karan and Arjun, Riteish Deshmukh, Boman Irani, Rana Daggubati, Sushant Singh Rajput and Lara Dutta, Sonakshi Sinha admits that she had the most fun when she re-united with her Dabangg co-star, Salman Khan, in t...

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  • Barclays Hit By Fresh Charges In Qatar Capital-Raising Case
Barclays Hit By Fresh Charges In Qatar Capital-Raising Case

To view the full article, register now. Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank said in a statement that they intend to defend themselves against the charges, and do not expect there will be an impact on customers or clients as a result of the investigation.

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  • Aldi reclaims title of 'nation's favourite supermarket' in satisfaction survey
Aldi reclaims title of 'nation's favourite supermarket' in satisfaction survey

Aldi has been rated the nation's favourite in-store supermarket in Which?'s annual best and worst supermarket satisfaction survey. It is the second time Aldi has come top in the Which? annual survey - the previous occasion was in 2014. Meanwhile, in the online category, people were asked about the convenience of delivery slots, the choice of su...

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  • UK City Airport shut immediately
UK City Airport shut immediately

The airport was shut at 22:00 and the Met said it was working with the Royal Navy to remove the device. In a statement, the Met said: "The ordnance was discovered as part of pre-planned work at London City Airport and reported to the police at 05:06hrs on Sunday, 11 February.

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  • Thousands of websites hijacked to mine cryptocurrency
Thousands of websites hijacked to mine cryptocurrency

The National Cyber Security Centre in the United Kingdom has given an official statement on the matter, assuring people that "Government websites continue to operate securely", further stating that "there is nothing to suggest that members of the public are at risk".

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  • European Shares Bracing For Weak Start As US In Correction Territory
European Shares Bracing For Weak Start As US In Correction Territory

United States stocks attempted a timid recovery in morning business on Wall Street, but then slumped, only to gyrate a few more times between negative and positive territory, leaving traders with few clues as to how New York's trading day may end amid such staggering volatility.

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