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Almost All WannaCry Victims Were Running Windows 7

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: According to data released today by Kaspersky Lab, roughly 98 percent of the computers affected by the ransomware were running some version of Windows 7, with less than one in a thousand running Win.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 19th, 2017

New My MakerBot platform makes 3D printing easier for students with Chromebooks

The new My MakerBot platform for Chromebooks is an all-in-one solution for accessing 3D printers on the network. This interface also provides access to all orders, support cases, and more. It's compatible with Tinkercad, too. The post New My MakerBot.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

How Apple’s iPhone Changed These 5 Major Industries

A look back on the eve of its 10th anniversary On June 29, Apple celebrates the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, a device all but culturally synonymous with the word smartphone. I was lucky enough to preview one the day before Steve Jobs introdu.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

You could do so much better than those Sonic the Hedgehog shoes

To celebrate Sonic the Hedgehog's 26th birthday this summer, Anippon teamed up with Sega to create some Sonic-inspired shoes for all the fans who took one look at Sonic's classic red and white shoes and thought, "I need those." The shoes cost about $.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Here are all the tweets Donald Trump has deleted since becoming president

Donald Trump has a Twitter problem.  In addition to his penchant for delivering surreal, stream-of-consciousness rants at any time of day on the microblogging platform, Donald Trump can't seem to stop deleting tweets.  Many times, his tweet.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

The best movies of 2017 (so far)

We’re at the halfway point of 2017, so all this week Mashable entertainment will be rolling out our 8.5 (Get it, half of ’17?) picks for the best of the year – so far! – in movies, TV, music, and more. It’s our eight bes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Angry cow crashes cricket match, probably just mad it couldn"t play

Clearly, someone gave this cow bad directions to the Running of the Bulls festival. A lost cow was spotted spectating a village cricket match between two English cricket clubs on Saturday, and for some reason, it really wanted to get involved. The Mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Scammers Pick Up NYAA Torrents Domain Name

Just a few weeks after the domain names of anime torrent site NYAA were deactivated, one of them is back in action. However, the domain no longer belongs to the old crew, but to scammers who are trying to lure estranged users into downloading. Source.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Traveling “Kodi Repair Men” Are Apparently a Thing Now

With all the chaos and upheaval in the Kodi addon scene recently, many 'pirate' devices have stopped performing as they did before. This is a problem for the thousands of people who bought their devices ready configured, since they have no idea how t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Indie Game Developer Shares Free Keys on The Pirate Bay

While many copyright holders are filled with rage when they see their content showing up at The Pirate Bay, not all are. The developer of the indie adventure game 'Paradigm' decided to hand out free keys on the popular torrent site instead, realizing.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Facebook Is Telling Your Friends Where You Are at All Times. Here’s How to Stop It

Snapchat isn't the first app that allows users to track friends' locations. Snapchat made headlines earlier this week with the introduction of “Snap Map,” a new feature that allows users to see their friends’ location on a map.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

GLOW: Season 1 Spoiler Discussion

If you've finished all 10 episodes of GLOW: Season 1 then check out what we thought of the ending......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Preacher: Season 2 Premiere Review

Preacher kicks off its second season as Jesse Custer and the gang hit the road with an unstoppable killer hot on their trail. Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. If I were to lob any one complaint at the first season of Preacher, it's.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Xbox One X Will Download 4K Patches, Regardless of TV

1080p assets will be downloaded for those with an Xbox One S. Microsoft has confirmed that all Xbox One games that feature 4K support will download its 4K assets for all Xbox One X users, regardless of their television. When asked by Stevivor.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Super Mario Odyssey: All Gameplay, News, Trailers

From trailers to previews, here's everything we know so far about Super Mario Odyssey......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Windows 10 code leak raises serious security concerns

Source code spillage represents an embarrassing security incident for Microsoft. Parts of the source code for Windows 10 have been leaked online, and although the spillage isn’t as serious as first thought, the incident still represents.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

"War of the Planet of the Apes": Quality next chapter to a plot we"re all familiar with

Clint and Ti from CineFix saw War for the Planet of the Apes but only ONE of them went bananas for it. But they do agree, the latest installment of the classic sci-fi's reboot is a quality 3rd chapter. Visit CineFix for more episodes and movie-relate.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

You can help North West decide what to name her new puppy, but obviously it should be "Baby Jesus"

Kim Kardashian West provided us all with an opportunity to contribute to the history of the family this weekend. Just last week, Kim shared a photograph of the newest members of the Kardashian klan: two Pomeranians, one for her daughter North West an.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

These popular $300 noise-cancelling headphones are on sale for $79.99

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Not all songs are created sonically equal, so why should you settle for headphones that don’t adapt to your listening habits? These A-Audio L.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

How J.K. Rowling, the "Harry Potter" fandom, and technology all grew up together

For 20 years, J.K. Rowling has been forging a relationship with fans — millions and millions all over the world in a way that can feel deeply, deeply personal (who among us hasn't tweeted at her hoping for a fave?).  "The online Harry Pott.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

It was only a matter of time before "woke" got added to the Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary can never let slang just be slang. In the past, it's tried to bond with its fellow kids with words such as hot mess, YOLO, and manspreading much to all of our eye-rolling.  The OED's latest update to the dictionary.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago