• How An Alexa Speaker Recorded, Shared A Private Conversation
How An Alexa Speaker Recorded, Shared A Private Conversation

The Echo devices were not being hacked, but good on the employee to call them to let them know he had received audio files of their conversations. The person, who happened to be an employee of the husband, was in the family's contact list.

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  • Abrams, an Atlanta attorney, could become first ever black woman governor
Abrams, an Atlanta attorney, could become first ever black woman governor

Abrams took more than 76 percent of the vote from her opponent Stacey Evans , also of the Georgia House of Representatives. With votes still being tallied, Lt. "It's more, this time , this climate, right now", Ms McGrath told CNN before her win against Lexington Mayor Jim Gray. "Her ability to understand, relate to, and energize young voter...

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  • Michael Cohen Prison Oddsmaker For May 23, 2018: Today's Chances Are LOL!
Michael Cohen Prison Oddsmaker For May 23, 2018: Today's Chances Are LOL!

Mr. Cohen, who was not registered as a representative of Ukraine , was brought in because Ukraine's registered lobbyists and its embassy in Washington could get Mr. Cohen at the time proved himself a successful emissary for Russian interests, delivering the proposal to Michael Flynn, then Trump's national security adviser and now a cooperati...

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  • IPL: Kane Williamson's Sunrisers fall to Super Kings in finals qualifier
IPL: Kane Williamson's Sunrisers fall to Super Kings in finals qualifier

Du Plessis batted through the entire innings, looking on as his side lost 8 wickets and looked unlikely to get over the line. Harbhajan Singh could only manage two runs off nine balls before being run out. Faf du Plessis was batting on a different wicket altogether amid wickets falling at the other end. It wouldn't be much of a stretch to as...

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  • Elon Musk plans to build 150mph train system underneath Los Angeles
Elon Musk plans to build 150mph train system underneath Los Angeles

On Thursday night in Brentwood, Elon Musk explained his plan to alleviate traffic. Mr Musk, the Silicon Valley tycoon who founded Tesla , the electric vehicle company, said he would offer free trips through the first two research tunnels he completes to get public feedback before proceeding with a larger system.

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  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Have Been Released
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Details Have Been Released

You can listen to it via Apple Podcasts or RSS, or just listen to this week's episode by hitting the play button below. Expanding on the fan-favorite Mob of the Dead, the third map Blood of the Dead features the Origins characters from the previous Zombies storyline visiting the purgatory dimension of Alcatraz.

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  • Fortnite could be getting a competitive mode, according to game files
Fortnite could be getting a competitive mode, according to game files

Unlike the game's previous limited time modes , such as the recent introduction of Thanos in the Avengers: Infinity War crossover event, Solo Showdown does not change the core Fortnite Battle Royale gameplay. Get out there and prove your skills, get on the ladder, and earn some valuable V-Bucks. The new mode is going on from now until Ma...

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  • Metro Exodus Has Been Postponed Until Q1 2019
Metro Exodus Has Been Postponed Until Q1 2019

Metro Exodus was first announced and shown off during the Microsoft's E3 2017 press conference. In " Metro Exodus ", player-controlled Artyom escapes the underground Moscow setting of the previous games to explore the ravaged continent.

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  • Apple, Samsung Face Off Again in New Patent Dispute Trial
Apple, Samsung Face Off Again in New Patent Dispute Trial

But Samsung's attorney, John Quinn, held up specific phone components - screens and displays - and told a jury that's where the infringement took place. Apple is obviously arguing for the former, since the design and user interface of the iPhone plays an important part in why consumers bought it. Samsung is pushing for the latter, saying that cust...

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  • Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals Still In Production, Scientists Baffled
Banned Ozone-Destroying Chemicals Still In Production, Scientists Baffled

Use of the chemical was banned in 2010 via the Montreal Protocol , an global agreement made to protect the environment. "We're raising a flag to the global community to say, 'This is what's going on, and it is taking us away from timely recovery of the ozone layer", said NOAA scientist Stephen Montzka, the study's lead author.

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  • YouTube Music is Here as Google's New Music Service
YouTube Music is Here as Google's New Music Service

In a blog-post earlier today, YouTube described the new music service saying that it "combines music listening with the magic of YouTube : making the world of music easier to explore and more personalized than ever". And if you don't know the name of a song, then don't worry: the app will find the music you want based on a lyrics search or descr...

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  • Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake
Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake

The post said Facebook found nearly all of that content before anyone had reported it, and that removing fake accounts is the key to combating that type of content. The renewed attempt at transparency is a nice start for a company that has come under fire for allowing its social network to host all kinds of offensive content.

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  • Google Drive's new plans bring family sharing and more options
Google Drive's new plans bring family sharing and more options

Users who pay the new tariff plans will receive support from the experts at Google, thanks to which you will be able to understand the company's products and advanced settings. Rather, it will no longer be the label Google puts on the gigabytes or terabytes of storage you share across its platforms. The company states that it will add more benefits...

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  • 5 killed in storm; air, road traffic badly hit
5 killed in storm; air, road traffic badly hit

In its forecast, the department said rain and thunderstorm are very likely at a few places over western Uttar Pradesh and at many places over eastern parts of the state. A 56-year-old woman died in Pandav Nagar after a tree branch fell on her, while a 19-year-old was killed in South East Delhi's Jaitpur after being hit by cement sheets and br...

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  • Palace releases royal letter approving Harry's marriage
Palace releases royal letter approving Harry's marriage

The design to the left of the text incorporates the red dragon of Wales along with the UK's floral emblems. "It also features Prince Harry's label, including three tiny red escallops from the Spencer family arms". Military tech, such as a counter-drone system, could also be used to keep everyone safe during the special day, according to Thames Va...

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  • SpaceX launches updated Falcon 9, nails landing and delivers Bangabandhu in orbit
SpaceX launches updated Falcon 9, nails landing and delivers Bangabandhu in orbit

The rocket's first stage was successfully recovered, landing on the "Of Course I Still Love You" offshore droneship, about eight minutes after the launch, at an unmanned platform vessel in the Pacific Ocean. It will also provide C-band capacity for the entire region. The two ground stations received the test signals from the country's first eve...

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  • NASA flying helicopter to Mars using remote control
NASA flying helicopter to Mars using remote control

The small, lightweight Mars Helicopter will demonstrate the viability and potential of heavier-than-air vehicles on the Red Planet . "The ability to see clearly what lies beyond the next hill is crucial for future explorers", said Thomas Zurbuchen, Associate Administrator for NASA's Science Mission Directorate at the agency headquarters in W...

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  • Google's AI Can Talk Like Humans, Opens Many Questions
Google's AI Can Talk Like Humans, Opens Many Questions

But with advancements in AI and WaveNet technology from DeepMind, Google can now create new voices in just a few weeks and are able to capture subtleties like pitch, pace, and all the pauses that convey meaning, so that voices are natural-sounding and unique.

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  • Space X aborted Bangladesh's rocket launch at last minute due to technical
Space X aborted Bangladesh's rocket launch at last minute due to technical

Liftoff occurred around 4:14 pm ET out of Kennedy Space Center in Florida - a day later than originally planned. After pushing the satellite and Falcon 9's upper stage out of the Earth's lower atmosphere, the booster will return to land on the SpaceX autonomous ship in the Atlantic about 8 minutes after liftoff.

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  • FCC's Controversial Net Neutrality Repeal Enters Force In June
FCC's Controversial Net Neutrality Repeal Enters Force In June

A year ago the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, led by Chairman Ajit Pai , repealed net neutrality rules for Internet providers. However they are one person shy from actually overturning the FCC's decision. Repealing net neutrality regulations means consumers could start paying more for their internet services, critics have said. ...

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