Here’s why it wouldn’t be too easy for Verizon to walk away from the Yahoo deal

Squali: Huge black eye for Yahoo, but Verizon will still be interested  9 Hours Ago | 03:05 If Verizon wants out of acquiring Yahoo, it will have to prove the recently revealed hack of more 1 billion accounts effectively changes the company’s value. The task may be harder than it seems given the hacks occurred so … Read more

J Jayalalithaa passes away: IIT Madras postpones campus placements to December 8

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras postponed the ongoing campus placements to December 8, following the death of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. IIT Madras postpones campus placements to December 8 RELATED STORIES J Jayalalithaa passes away: Schools, colleges shut down in Tamil Nadu CAT 2016: How candidates reacted post exam 17 SSA … Read more

Ubisoft’s giving the wonderfully dumb Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon away for free

See you at the party, Richter. COMMENTS Hayden Dingman | @haydencd Games Reporter, PCWorld Nov 9, 2016 11:20 AM Need something to tear you away from post-election social media today? Ubisoft delivers. As part of its ongoing 30th anniversary celebration, the company is giving away its latest monthly freebie—the neon-soaked Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon. … Read more

Promo poster for vivo X9 and X9 Plus gives away the specs

The vivo X9 and X9 Plus are expected on November 16 and someone is already putting up promotional posters for the upcoming selfie-obsessed duo. The vivo X9 has a 5.5” 1080p screen, while the X9 Plus goes bigger at 5.88” (still 1080p resolution). The two differ in battery size too – 3,050mAh for the smaller … Read more

Moscow has announced that it is to begin moving the email software on thousands of the city’s computers away from Microsoft towards home grown options.

The city is to start by removing Microsoft Exchange server and Microsoft Outlook on 6,000 computers. According to a report by Bloomberg.com, email systems in all local Moscow government run departments, will be replaced by email software developed by the state run Rostelcom PJSC. Russian president Vladimir Putin has previously called for both national and … Read more

This week in games: EA gives away Dungeon Keeper, InXile shows off Wasteland 3

It’s October, so do me a favor: Curl up on a couch this weekend, drink some cider, andwatch a horror movie. You know, something cliché. Or just play Gears of War 4. Whatever. This week, we get our first look at Wasteland 3 and an extended look at Torment: Tides of Numenera, Ubisoft confirms Beyond … Read more

Moto ‘batwing’ isn’t going away, new boot animaition for all Moto devices

“Hello Moto” was Motorola’s slogan for a long time, since around or before the time of theRAZR flip phone. This iconic slogan was also a default ringtone for many who owned Motorola Handsets. Although some might not know it, Motorola’s ‘batwing’ is one of the most iconic logos when it comes to cellphones and communications. … Read more

A Russian hacker gave away hundreds of thousands of email credentials for social media votes

Tens of thousands and thousands of stolen credentials for Gmail, Microsoft and Yahoo email debts are being shared online by way of a young Russian hacker referred to as “the Collector” as part of a intended largetrove of one.17 billion data. it is consistent with preserve safety, which says it has looked at greater than … Read more