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October 29, 2017 4:28 PM Xbox One X release update, LA Noire 4K reveal and PS4 Pro games news

UPDATE ONE: More developers have spoken on the subject of console power when taking in the Xbox One X, PS4 Pro and Nintendo Switch. Speaking to Gamingbolt, Mike Dai from the Project Code: SHIFT development team explained that while all three are pushing their consoles in different ways to get the best visuals, one is certainly above the others 188

October 28, 2017 3:01 PM Final Fantasy 15's minimum PC specs are surprisingly accessible

Final Fantasy 15 will look fantastic if you've got a high-end rig (as Joe found out in his hands-on back in August) but there was concern that less powerful PCs might have trouble running it smoothly. Not so, according to the system requirements that came out yesterday on the game's Microsoft Store page. The minimum recommended specs are a GTX 760 or equivalent 150

October 27, 2017 9:21 AM WannaCry ransomware: Hospitals were warned to patch system to protect against cyber attack

'Basic IT security' could've prevented NHS from being such a significant victim of May's WannaCry ransomware outbreak. The UK's National Health Service was one of the most high-profile victims of the WannaCry ransomware attack. The National Health Service was left vulnerable to the WannaCry ransomware attack because, despite warnings to trusts to patch 144

October 26, 2017 11:05 PM Microsoft tops forecasts with 16% profit growth

[SAN FRANCISCO] Microsoft on Thursday delivered stronger-than-expected earnings for the past quarter, lifted by gains in cloud computing and other business services. For its first fiscal quarter to September 30, the tech giant said profit was up 16 per cent from a year ago to US$6.6 billion. Revenue meanwhile rose 12 per cent to US$24.5 billion for the one-time 156

October 26, 2017 11:05 PM Microsoft’s profit beats estimates on gains from cloud services

Microsoft Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as demand for its cloud computing services for companies rose and personal computer software business stabilized. Shares of the technology giant were up 1.76 percent at $80.15 in trading after the bell. Microsoft’s focus on fast-growing cloud applications and platforms is helping 171

October 26, 2017 8:26 PM Microsoft reports a big beat on earnings, stock inches up 2%

Microsoft's fiscal first quarter earnings beat Wall Street expectation on both the top and bottom lines. Shares in the company, which reported its results after the closing bell on Thursday, inched up over 2% to about $80.50 in after-hours trading. Investors will likely be pleased by the progress Microsoft showed in its all-important cloud computing 157

October 26, 2017 4:24 PM November's Free Games With Gold For Xbox One And 360 Revealed

With the end of the month in sight, Microsoft has revealed the next batch of games that will be available for free to Xbox Live Gold subscribers. As always, November's Games With Gold lineup consists of four games spread across Xbox One and Xbox 360. On the Xbox One side, the month starts out with the fun, fast-paced racing game TrackMania Turbo. That will be available 162

October 25, 2017 8:14 PM Microsoft has stopped making the Kinect, and that makes me sad

Robbing the Xbox of its eyes and ears makes it a lesser platform. Microsoft is no longer building any Kinect devices for consoles or PCs, writes Fast Co. Design. Since their 2010 introduction on the Xbox 360 and through major updates for Xbox One and PC, the sensors combined a depth-sensing camera, a regular video camera, and a microphone array into a device 195

October 25, 2017 10:06 AM The Bad Rabbit malware was disguised as a Flash update

The Bad Rabbit ransomware has similarities with Not Petya but hasn't spread much beyond Russia and Ukraine Adobe's 2020 deadline for the death of Flash can't arrive soon enough. A previously unseen form of ransomware has spread through eastern Europe. The new strain of ransomware, dubbed Bad Rabbit, was first spotted on October 24. To date, the systems 194

October 24, 2017 8:42 PM New malware attack hits parts of Europe

KIEV: A cyber attack hit a Ukrainian international airport and three Russian media outlets on Tuesday (Oct 24) before also being detected by IT experts in Germany and at least two other European states. The malware called "BadRabbit" appeared to be the largest since "NotPetya" was launched from the same two countries before affecting the rest of the world 204