International

May 222017
MUMBAI INDIANS clinched a dramatic one-run victory against Rising Pune Supergiant to win the Indian Premier League.  
SS Rajamouli's 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion', the second instalment of the hit franchise has broken a number of long-standing records at the international and domestic box-office. While the worldwide film grosses the 1450-crore mark bench, the domestic box-office figures is at an all time high with Monday's collections recording in at Rs 8 crore nett, according to a report on BoxofficeIndia.com.
Ransomware is a type of malicious software that carries out the cryptoviral extortion attack from cryptovirology that blocks access to data until a ransom is paid and displays a message requesting payment to unlock it. Simple ransomware may lock the system in a way which is not difficult for a knowledgeable person to reverse. More advanced malware encrypts the victim's files, making them inaccessible, and demands a ransom payment to decrypt them. The ransomware may also encrypt the computer's Master File Table (MFT) or the entire hard drive.
The Canonical company, this week said that it will end its support for Ubuntu Touch phones and Ubuntu-powered tablets in June, and that it will shut down its app store at the end of this year. The company previously had signaled the system's demise, but it had not fixed a date. With Ubuntu Touch, a unified mobile OS based on Ubuntu Linux, Canonical hoped to establish a marketable alternative to the Android and iOS platforms.
Samsung Galaxy S8 has added another variant specifically for the Korean market. As spotted by Android Headlines, Samsung has added Galaxy S8+ with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage in Korea. Powering the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ is the industry’s first 10nm chip, enabling heightened speed and efficiency. The newly announced Galaxy S8\+ is identical to the smartphone introduced in New York on March 29. The smartphone with 6GB RAM storage received China's TENAA certification recently. Samsung is offering its DeX workstation for free with the 6GB RAM variant of Galaxy S8+ in Korea.
Google Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family -- the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing. The location-monitoring feature will begin rolling out Wednesday in an update to the Google Maps mobile app, which is already installed on most of the world's smartphones. It will also be available on personal computers.
Now, new gaming deal with the ALIENWARE'17. The new Alienware 17 is the first portable rig designed specifically to unleash the true potential of Nvidia's new 10 series GPUs. Alienware pulled out all the stops to completely revamp its flagship 17-inch gaming laptops, including a new chassis design, re-engineered cooling, and some newly added Tobii eye-tracking too.
In a not so heartening development for USA job aspirants,US President Donald Trump is expected to sign a new executive order aimed at strangulating work-visa programmes, including the H1B and L1 visas used by Indian IT professionals, as part of a larger immigration reform effort, a top White House official has said.
     We have heard a lot about billionaires.But if reports are to be believed the world could see its first trillionaire in the next 25 years, and it is not difficult to guess that it could be Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. 'According to the report, when Bill Gates left Microsoft in 2006, he had net wealth of $50 billion. A decade later this had increased to $75 billion, despite his commendable attempts to give it away through his Foundation. The fortune of Bill Gates has risen 50% or $25 billion since he left Microsoft in 2006.

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May 282017
Sachin A Billion Dreams box office collection day 1: Sachin Tendulkar saw 40% occupancy on Friday and is likely to go from strength to strength during the weekend.