• Hackers use Triton malware to shut down plant, industrial systems
Hackers use Triton malware to shut down plant, industrial systems

The malware was created to manipulate the systems which provide emergency shutdown to prevent physical damage being caused if industrial processes go wrong. However, another security firm called Dragos also discovered the malicious code, and said it targeted at least one victim in the Middle East. Elsewhere, the researchers continued: "While Tr...

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  • Shopping online? Here's how to get free shipping Friday
Shopping online? Here's how to get free shipping Friday

Be sure to check the "More Free Shipping" tab to see even more retailers offering deals on orders over a certain total. If you find yourself in a pickle, don't forget you can trial Amazon Prime for free for 30-days, giving you more leeway with getting your last minute Christmas deliveries.

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  • Bumper sales for United Kingdom retailers in November: ONS
Bumper sales for United Kingdom retailers in November: ONS

Household goods stores specifically reported that Black Friday promotions had boosted sales, the ONS said, with the amount of electrical household appliances sold jumping by almost 9 percent compared with October. Sales in the three months to November grew by just 1.0 percent compared with a year earlier, the weakest since May 2013. However, av...

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  • AAA: Gas prices drop to five-week lows
AAA: Gas prices drop to five-week lows

That means fuel savings are not enough to offset the cost difference between Regular and Premium gas . AAA found self-serve, regular gasoline selling for as low as $2.31 per gallon and as high as $2.79 in MA. Follow the vehicle owner's manual to determine which type of gasoline to use. "There's no question that higher-octane premium fuel has t...

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  • The OnePlus 5T doesn't support HD streaming from popular services
The OnePlus 5T doesn't support HD streaming from popular services

OnePlus has acknowledged the problem and stated that a future update will enable Widevine Level 1 support. The OnePlus 5T certainly lacks it but does come with Widevine Level 3 certification that allows SD content to be streamed. The OnePlus 5T may have a couple of strong points such as fast-charging technology that stopped the company from ad...

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  • Winter weather advisory issued
Winter weather advisory issued

The storm moved through the South to the Gulf Coast and the panhandle of Florida. Multiple days of freezing morning temperatures are expected north and west of the Lake Saturday-Monday mornings. From 10 A.M.to 3 P.M., the light snow falls for much of the region. It has extended the advisory into the Lehigh Valley, and a winter-storm warning for u...

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  • Andy Reid issues one-game suspension to CB Marcus Peters
Andy Reid issues one-game suspension to CB Marcus Peters

According to multiple sources, the Chiefs have suspended Peters for one game because of his actions during the team's 38-31 loss to the New York Jets in Week 13. "Coach made the decision though and we're going to to go with it. Stakes are too big right now with what we've got in front of us, the opportunity in front of us".

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  • Australia Passes Marriage Equality in Landslide Vote
Australia Passes Marriage Equality in Landslide Vote

In 2004, Australia changed its marriage law to interpret marriage is exclusively between a man and a woman. "What a day for love, for equality, for respect", said. Last month, we found out that the citizens voted in favor of legalizing gay marriage, but that was only a poll to find out what the people wanted. Leading "no" campaigner Lyle Shelto...

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  • Volkswagen senior manager faces prison for USA emissions scandal
Volkswagen senior manager faces prison for USA emissions scandal

As part of his guilty plea, Schmidt admitted to being informed about the emissions cheating scheme, and conspired with other Volkswagen executives to illegally certify the company's 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine in the States. Last week, Schmidt's attorneys made a last-minute bid requesting a lighter sentence for Schmidt: 40 months of supervised ...

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  • Feds indict SF immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle's death
Feds indict SF immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle's death

Garcia Zarate has been indicted on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition and for being an illegally present alien on possession of a firearm. Garcia Zarate faced a charge of second-degree murder, but jurors were allowed to consider first-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter convictions.

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  • Tiger still in the woods
Tiger still in the woods

Showing speed and power with his full swings and seemingly without any discomfort despite four back surgeries to his name the two-time FedExCup champion proved a return to regular PGA TOUR duties is far from beyond him. After two strong rounds put the former world No. 1 in contention for his first win since 2013, Woods recorded four of his five bog...

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  • Autonomous cars closer than we think
Autonomous cars closer than we think

Once they're on the road, the vehicles' computers will constantly learn and improve. GM has enjoyed a recent surge in its share price, as investors bet on its plans for self-driving and electric cars, although the company's profit is driven entirely by demand for trucks and SUVs in North America, and its growing sales in China.

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  • Jimbo Fisher Joins Texas A&M On Record-Breaking $75M Contract
Jimbo Fisher Joins Texas A&M On Record-Breaking $75M Contract

Sumlin was 51-26 in his career at Texas A&M , but the administration had grew exhausted of Sumlin after his apparent failures to build upon the 11-2 record in his first season at the school. Fisher said Thursday that he expects to be on the sideline Saturday for the regular-season finale against Louisiana-Monroe. Texas A&M is 7-5 this season a...

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  • Tel Aviv court bans Uber's ride-sharing operation in Israel
Tel Aviv court bans Uber's ride-sharing operation in Israel

It is expected that both drivers and riders will decide to abandon the beleaguered company in a hurry if they decide Uber can't be trusted to keep their personal information secure. Founded in 2009, Uber offers services in more than 600 cities worldwide and earned around $6.5 billion in revenues. It has faced resistance from traditional taxi operat...

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  • Amazon's Bezos sees wealth top $100bn amid Black Friday boost
Amazon's Bezos sees wealth top $100bn amid Black Friday boost

Jeff Bezos accumulated a whopping $33 billion to his net worth in 2017. The online retailer's shares jumped more than two percent in anticipation of the extra income from the sales, causing 53-year-old entrepreneurs own fortune to go up by $2.4 billion (£1.8bn) to $100.3 billion (£75.2 bn), further securing his title of world's richest man.

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  • Miley Cyrus fans speculate she's pregnant and she has the best response
Miley Cyrus fans speculate she's pregnant and she has the best response

Sharing the same picture on Instagram , Miley wrote alongside it: “So close to b-day time! "Ain't it ironic? #VeganTurkeyBaby ", fans were quick to comment , convinced that Cyrus was making a baby announcement. My man killin the game already! The singer was recently slammed for her choice of dress on the last episode of The Voice . Winkin...

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  • Darrelle Revis signs with Chiefs, who will face Jets next weekend
Darrelle Revis signs with Chiefs, who will face Jets next weekend

Four-time All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis is back in the National Football League after signing a contract with the Kansas City Chiefs , the team announced Wednesday . And there it is, Darrelle Revis , pen to paper. "We're excited to add Darrelle to the roster", Chiefs Head Coach Andy Reid said in the statement.

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  • Nokia 2 priced at Rs 6999 in India, sale starts Nov 24
Nokia 2 priced at Rs 6999 in India, sale starts Nov 24

The device will be made available in Pewter Black, Pewter White and Copper Black Color variants and will be sold through offline stores. Processor- Nokia 2 is powered by Snapdragon 212, along with a Adreno 304 GPU. It also comes with Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer (G-sensor) and E-compass. Nokia have been rolling the hand...

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  • HP Enterprise chief Meg Whitman to step down
HP Enterprise chief Meg Whitman to step down

When she took over, "Hewlett-Packard "was an enormous conglomerate, ' Whitman said, that confused customers because it sold too many disparate products", Fortune " s Jonathan Vanian reports . She left the role this year , with speculation mounting that she was going for the position of CEO at Uber. "Let me be the first to speculate this outco...

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  • A volcano threatens eruption in Bali
A volcano threatens eruption in Bali

Indonesia's National Disaster Management Agency said the eruption remained small so far but the volcano was emitting a thick grey ash cloud blowing to the east and south-east. Indonesia is located on the Pacific Ring of Fire, and area of high volcanic and quake activity due to active tectonic plates beneath the earth's surface.

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  • Dcc Plc (DCC) Receives Consensus Rating of
Dcc Plc (DCC) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages

The stock of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) earned "Buy" rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, December 22. Pendragon PLC (LON:PDG) opened at 35.25 on Friday. The firm has "Add" rating given on Monday, November 30 by Numis Securities. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, July 6 with "Hold".

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  • Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator
Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

The company's admission that it failed to disclose the breach came as Uber was seeking to recover from a series of crises that culminated in the Mr Kalanick's ousting in June . A GitHub spokeswoman said the hack was not the result of a failure of GitHub's security. As much as this is a story about Uber's ongoing problems, Uber is hardl...

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  • Department Of Justice To Sue To Block AT&T, Time Warner Merger
Department Of Justice To Sue To Block AT&T, Time Warner Merger

President Donald Trump , who has repeatedly criticized Time Warner's CNN news unit and announced his opposition to the deal previous year, saying it would concentrate too much power in AT&T's hands. The move may be a pointer that the Trump administration will look closely at other big merger deals. "Were this merger allowed to proceed, the newly...

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  • Uber and Volvo strike deal for 24000 self-drive cars
Uber and Volvo strike deal for 24000 self-drive cars

Bloomberg reported the figure at 24,000 vehicles, to be delivered between 2019 and 2021. The agreement, which is non-exclusive, is the next step in a partnership between Uber and Volvo Cars that began in August 2016, and marks a new chapter in the convergence of auto makers and Silicon Valley-based technology companies.

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  • Black Friday sales you can shop now
Black Friday sales you can shop now

Retailers are digging in, opening their virtual doors and hosting Black Friday sales now. Amazon Black Friday 2017 deals have gone live early on PS4 games, Xbox One S console bundles and more. Kohl's: The Black Friday sales event kicks off at 1 a.m. EST Monday ( mere hours from publication). Black Friday Dealer are a team of e-commerce e...

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  • Menendez Emotional After Judge Declares Mistrial in Bribery, Corruption Case
Menendez Emotional After Judge Declares Mistrial in Bribery, Corruption Case

Jurors sent a note to Walls shortly before noon on Thursday, explaining that they remained unable to agree on a verdict. A federal judge presiding over the corruption and bribery case against Sen. Deliberations began seven days ago, after two years prepping for trial. But Menendez's problems will not end at the USA courthouse in Newark, New Jer...

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  • Carper reacts to tax reform bills
Carper reacts to tax reform bills

Permanent vs. temporary cuts: The Senate bill sunsets numerous individual tax cuts in 2025 while leaving the corporate tax cuts in place permanently. Retains popular retirement savings options such as 401 (k) s and Individual Retirement Accounts so Americans can continue to save for their future.

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  • Ontario college faculty reject latest offer
Ontario college faculty reject latest offer

The message to the college presidents, the College Employer Council, and Minister Deb Mathews was that faculty are voting NO on the forced contract offer. Premier Kathleen Wynne is apparently meeting with negotiators from both sides today to try to reach a solution. "We will not speculate on what will happen at bargaining".

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  • Time Inc. Stock Jumps After Sale Reports
Time Inc. Stock Jumps After Sale Reports

This would be the third time Meredith has attempted to acquire Time since 2013. Talks between Meredith and Time came to nothing earlier this year, but with new backing from the Kochs, it is thought that a deal could be agreed imminently.

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  • Subject now suspect after new video surfaces from Seminole Heights
Subject now suspect after new video surfaces from Seminole Heights

Not long before that, security cameras in the neighborhood captured the suspect walking alone, in video that looks very similar to surveillance footage of a man walking through the same neighborhood October 9, right before 22-year-old college student Benjamin Mitchel was shot and killed.

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  • World's biggest wealth fund wants out of oil and gas
World's biggest wealth fund wants out of oil and gas

Around six percent of the fund's holdings, or $37 billion, consist of oil- and gas stocks such as BP, Royal Dutch Shell and ExxonMobil. The bank that runs the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund has told the Norwegian government it should dump its shares in oil and gas companies, in a move that could have significant consequences for the se...

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  • Oil leak shuts down portion of Keystone pipeline
Oil leak shuts down portion of Keystone pipeline

About 5,000 barrels of oil spilled Thursday. This is the largest Keystone oil spill to date in South Dakota, said Brian Walsh, a spokesman for the state's Department of Environment and Natural Resources. "Regulators in the neighboring state of Nebraska are expected to announce a decision on the company's proposed Keystone XL pipeline next week". ...

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  • Rugby World Cup 2023 Announcement, 15 Nov
Rugby World Cup 2023 Announcement, 15 Nov

Dick Spring, Chairman, Ireland 2023 Bid Oversight Board: "We want to congratulate France on their nomination today, by World Rugby , as hosts for the 2023 Rugby World Cup ". "One has to ask the question, why has the vote gone against the recommendation when most of the unions said they would vote with the recommendation?" "We are bitterly d...

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  • Food and fuel prices push India's retail inflation in October
Food and fuel prices push India's retail inflation in October

The overall food prices, as gauged by the Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI), rose to 1.90 per cent during the month under review from 1.25 per cent in September 2017. Secondly, the GST Council has drastically cut the GST rates... that is likely to have a subduing effect on retail inflation in the coming months. Retail inflation inched up to a se...

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  • 'Oil era is far from over,' says IEA's annual report
'Oil era is far from over,' says IEA's annual report

Global oil demand is expected to keep rising over the next two decades, albeit at a steadily decreasing pace, according to a new report released Tuesday by the International Energy Agency. Global demand is forecast to be 30 percent higher by 2040, but still half as much as it would be without efficiency improvements. Canada could still play a r...

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  • Missouri is taking page from Europe and investigating Google
Missouri is taking page from Europe and investigating Google

The Missouri attorney general's office is investigating whether Google has run afoul of consumer protection or antitrust laws in the state. According to a news release, he also wants to know if Google is manipulating its search algorithm to "preference websites owned by Google and to demote websites that compete with Google." .

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  • N. Korea blasts Trump's 'warmonger' Asia tour
N. Korea blasts Trump's 'warmonger' Asia tour

UNITY CALL US President Donald Trump speaks on the final day of the APEC CEO Summit, part of the broader Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit, in the central Vietnamese city of Danang on Friday. It involves the USS Ronald Reagan, the USS Nimitz and the USS Theodore Roosevelt. The carriers will conduct several training activiti...

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  • NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Upgraded to Neutral by Nomura
NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Upgraded to Neutral by Nomura

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) posted solid quarterly results yesterday after the closing bell, and buried within the report was much weaker demand from cryptocurrency miners. The Company's GPU product brands are aimed at specialized markets, including GeForce for gamers; Quadro for designers; Tesla and DGX for AI data scientists and big data r...

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  • USDA boosts its guess of Iowa corn production
USDA boosts its guess of Iowa corn production

The increase resulted from a 298-million-bu increase in forecast 2017 corn production, at 14,578 million bus, partially offset by a 75-million-bu increase in 2017-18 feed and residual use at 5,575 million bus, and a 75-million-bu increase in forecast exports at 1,925 million bus.

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  • Kushner Chided Time Warner to Fire 20% of CNN Staff
Kushner Chided Time Warner to Fire 20% of CNN Staff

If AT&T and DOJ cannot agree to conditions, the government can sue to block the deal. According to the Wall Street Journal , Kushner told Gary Ginsburg, Time Warner's executive vice president of corporate marketing and a former lawyer for the Clinton White House that " CNN should fire percent of its staff because they were so wrong in their a...

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  • Fawcett Society warns of slipping backwards on gender pay gap progress
Fawcett Society warns of slipping backwards on gender pay gap progress

Hundreds of thousands of women, including some MPs and BBC presenters, are calling for an end to the pay gap, which is 18.4% on average in the UK. We make women poor and keep them poorer. The pay gap between men and women in Britain stands at 14.1 percent, unchanged over the past two years, but has grown significantly for women in their twenties, t...

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  • Holly Golightly wouldn't approve of real-life breakfast at Tiffany's
Holly Golightly wouldn't approve of real-life breakfast at Tiffany's

But, then again, she didn't have to wait in line two hours to devour her croissant and coffee in the presence of the shop's sparkling jewels. The cafe's chairs and dishes feature the company's signature blue. Tiffany's is opening a luxurious cafe at their flagship store today called the Blue Box Cafe, so you can actually have breakfast at Tiffan...

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  • Flying taxi test in Los Angeles by 2020: Uber
Flying taxi test in Los Angeles by 2020: Uber

It is reported that NASA is working with other companies to develop low altitude vehicle traffic management - possibly rival air taxi firms and drone / delivery firms. Uber Elevate said, about this endeavor, that developing infrastructure would be necessary to get their vertical take-off and landing (VTOL), and potentially autonomous, flying car...

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  • Apple Responds To Reports About Its Tax Affairs
Apple Responds To Reports About Its Tax Affairs

Apple did not reply to an AFP request for comment but has previously gone on record saying it pays all taxes required by law and that the amount is substantial. But Apple has come under fire both in the USA and the European Union for its tax practices. Does the news about Apple's alleged tax activities surprise you? A company spokesman told t...

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  • Broadcom Offers to Acquire Qualcomm for $103 Billion
Broadcom Offers to Acquire Qualcomm for $103 Billion

Qualcomm , based in San Diego, said that it is reviewing the bid, and that it will have no comment until that review is completed by its board. The proposed transaction is valued at approximately $130 billion on a pro forma basis, including $25 billion of net debt, giving effect to Qualcomm's pending acquisition of NXP on its now disclosed term...

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  • How captain Virat Kohli prepped for 29th happy birthday with brilliant fifty
How captain Virat Kohli prepped for 29th happy birthday with brilliant fifty

India crumbled in the chase of 197 runs as New Zealand clinched a victory to keep the series alive. "But we were left with a very hard task", he said. It poured fours and sixes nearly at will and soon it was not a question of how to get rid of them, but how to stop the flow of runs as no bowler was making any impact.

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  • 'The Last Republicans' Highlights Former Presidents' Wariness Of Trump
'The Last Republicans' Highlights Former Presidents' Wariness Of Trump

Updegrove, which will be released later this month, was previewed by The New York Times and CNN on Friday and revealed the former presidents' criticism of Trump, including George W. "And I'm not too excited about him being a leader". The book is titled The Last Republicans and in it, Updegrove takes a look at what is now seen as the bygone...

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  • Thomas jobless rate jumps to 6.3% in October
Thomas jobless rate jumps to 6.3% in October

October's advance marked the 11th straight month of job gains, which is the longest streak in over a decade. The industry has added 17,500 jobs since September 2016. The U.S. unemployment rate, calculated by a survey of households, fell to 4.1%, its lowest level since December 2000. October's strong jobs data "suggest there is still some life lef...

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  • Unemployment rate way up in Kamloops
Unemployment rate way up in Kamloops

According to Statistics Canada , the three month unemployment average ending in October has shot up from the same period past year (August, September, and October). It's the highest unemployment rate recorded in the Montreal region since April. In Saskatoon, the rate is down slightly to 7.6 per cent, while Regina's is even lower at 5.4.

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  • On Not Being Scared of a Halloween Attack
On Not Being Scared of a Halloween Attack

Participants said they chose to attend despite the attack in order to show their resilience. "But that's why I love this city - everyone just carries on". "We're living our lives because we're not going to allow the terrorists to win, period". New York City Mayor de Blasio condemned the "particularly cowardly act of terror aimed at innocent c...

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