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Recently discovered Cryptojacking Scripts may have infected thousands of computers
Malicious Cryptojacking Scripts have been discovered in11 open-source code libraries of Ruby, a widely-used programming language. According to a repor.
Aug 23, 2019 23:59 UTC Computing Read More

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro factory dummy models appear in hands-on video
According to BGR, the factory schematics for Apple's upcoming iPhone models, likely called the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max, were stolen…
Aug 23, 2019 23:59 UTC Technology Read More

VMworld: Look at Acquisitions for Virtualization's Cloud Play
When the doors swing open at San Francisco's Moscone Center next week to welcome attendees to this year's VMworld conference, host company VMware will…
Aug 23, 2019 23:40 UTC Business Read More

Trump raises tariffs on China and threatens Fed chairman; markets tumble
President Trump ratcheted up tariffs on $550 billion of Chinese imports, told American companies doing business in China to find alternatives and denounced…
Aug 23, 2019 23:36 UTC Markets Read More

Stocks drop as Trump trade war and tantrums undo Fed's efforts
The Dow Jsank more than 500 points, or nearly 2%, after Trump tweeted about . The S&P 500 also sank as much as 2%, and the Nasdaq slid as much as 2.4%.
Aug 23, 2019 23:29 UTC Markets Read More

Erika Zak, mom who inspired millions in her fight to get a liver, dies at 39
Erika Zak, the mother who inspired millions through her resilience to fight for a liver transplant, died early Friday during surgery, her husband, Scott Powers, told…
Aug 23, 2019 23:28 UTC Health Read More

3rd human case of EEE confirmed in Massachusetts this year
BOSTON (AP) — Public health officials say a third human case of the potentially deadly mosquito-borne virus eastern equine encephalitis has been confirmed in…
Aug 23, 2019 23:12 UTC Health Read More

Bellefonte airport brings VR simulator to Grange Fair
The owner of the Bellefonte Airport says they're the only flight school in Central PA using virtual reality simulators to train pilots, and it's now available for you to…
Aug 23, 2019 23:07 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Google tells workers to cool it on politics at work
Alphabet Inc.'s Google has issued "community guidelines" that discourage employees from debating politics in the workplace, an about-face from its...
Aug 23, 2019 23:05 UTC Business Read More

DoorDash CEO Says Its Drivers Will Receive the Full Amount of Tips
After a workers' rights organization reported in February that DoorDash using tips to cover drivers' base pay, the company promised to look into its policies.
Aug 23, 2019 22:59 UTC Business Read More

Collinsville Virtual Reality Lab, 2nd In State
A new virtual reality lab at a Collinsville High School will bring learning to life for all students.
Aug 23, 2019 22:57 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Carriers, state AGs pledge to combat billions of unwanted robocalls
NEW YORK (AP) — Major phone companies have pledged to do more to fight robocalls plaguing Americans, the country's state attorneys general say.
Aug 23, 2019 22:57 UTC Business Read More

Everything We Know About The PlayStation 5 So Far: Games, Release Window, Specs, Price, And More
The next generation of PlayStation consoles is not far away--here's everything we know about what Sony has in store.
Aug 23, 2019 22:52 UTC Technology Read More

Tech Stocks with High Dividend Yields for a Rough Market
When the 10-year Treasury yield dips to 1.6%, where do investors park their funds? You can look at stocks with a high dividend yield as an alternative.
Aug 23, 2019 22:52 UTC Markets Read More

A Dietitian Breaks Down the Many Benefits of Eating a Low-Carb Diet
It can seem like there are new diets popping up in your news feed every day, but because of its many benefits, the low-carb diet is probably here to stay. Yes,
Aug 23, 2019 22:49 UTC Health Read More

Virtual reality helping people lose weight and exercise more
(NBC News) Virtual reality is helping people lose weight and exercise more. VirZoom is a stationary bike sensor that works with an Oculus virtual reality headset.
Aug 23, 2019 22:48 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Dow Jones Dips After Trump Hikes China Tariffs; Apple, AMD, Tesla, Nike Edge Lower
President Trump hiked China tariffs late Friday, as the China trade war spirals. The Dow Jones, Apple, AMD, Tesla, Nike dipped late after diving Friday.
Aug 23, 2019 22:42 UTC Business Read More

A First Look At Nintendo's Switch Lite In The Wild
Gamescom 2019 has brought us plenty of exciting game news, and we also got our first glimpse of the Nintendo Switch Lite.
Aug 23, 2019 22:39 UTC Technology Read More

As Gannett, GateHouse merge, newspaper cost-cutting persists
NEW YORK (AP) — Just a week after announcing its $1.4 billion acquisition of Gannett , GateHouse Media was again laying off journalists and other workers at…
Aug 23, 2019 22:36 UTC Business Read More

New Zealand 'simplified' asthma inhaler combo treatment reduces attacks, study shows
Researchers have found a way of treating asthma that reduces the chance of an attack by a third. Dr Richard Beasley co-authored the Medical Research Institute…
Aug 23, 2019 22:34 UTC Health Read More

Senior at Kingsley-Pierson School implements new Mental Heath program
Students carry a lot when they walk through the doors of their school: their bookbag, textbooks, and for some, anxiety and worries. Kianna Hackett is a senior at…
Aug 23, 2019 22:33 UTC Mental-Health Read More

3rd patient contracts dengue fever in Miami-Dade
MIAMI (WSVN) - Health officials have issued an alert after another person contracted dengue fever in Miami-Dade. Health officials said this is the third case of…
Aug 23, 2019 22:32 UTC Health Read More

CNN, MSNBC condemn Trump's 'flippant comment' about Moulton withdrawal hitting stock market
CNN and MSNBC had strong reactions Friday to President Trump's tweet placing blame for the massive drop in the stock market on Rep. Seth Moulton, D-Mass.
Aug 23, 2019 22:29 UTC Markets Read More

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