HBO Max shows growth despite industry slowdown

The logo for HBO is pictured during the HBO presentation at the Cable portion of the Television Critics Association Summer press tour in Beverly Hills, California August 1, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Prouser WarnerMedia’s HBO Max streaming service gained subscribers over the holidays, defying the slowing pace of growth of some competing services, with lineup that included […]

Hackers Target Real estate websites with skimmer in latest supply chain attack

Threat actors used a cloud-based video hosting service to perform a supply chain attack on more than 100 real estate websites operated by Sotheby’s Realty that involved the injection of malicious skimmers to steal sensitive personal information .  “Others import videos, even their websites are embedded with skimmer codes,” researchers from Unit 42 at Palo […]

Emma Watson pro-Palestinian post sparks antisemitism row

Watson’s Instagram post had nearly one million likes and more than 89,000 comments by Tuesday [File: Henry Nicholls/Reuters] British actress Emma Watson’s official Instagram account  expressed solidarity with the Palestinians in a new post, eliciting widespread support from pro-Palestinian users but also drawing sharp criticism from Israeli officials. The account of the movie star, known […]

A record 4.5 Mi)ion Americans quit their Jobs in November,

  A record 4.5 million Americans voluntarily quit their jobs in November, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This pushed the layoff rate to 3%, equivalent to the peak in September. Workers were more likely to quit their jobs in the hospitality sector, which had by far the highest exit rate at 6.1% in […]

Beware of fake Telegram Messenger App Hacking PCs with Purple Fox Malware

The Telegram messaging app Trojan installers are  used to deploy the Windows-based Purple Fox backdoor to compromised systems. That’s according to new research published by Minerva Labs, which describes the attack as different from intruders that typically exploit legitimate software to release malicious payloads.  “This threat actor was able to keep most  of the attack […]

Mars looks like a delicious dessert in stunning spacecraft image

  The red planet looks good enough to eat in this Trace Gas Orbiter image of a crater.  ESA/Roscosmos/CaSSIS The European Space Agency (ESA) has released a breathtaking new photo of a two-and-a-half-mile-wide ice-covered crater on Mars affectionately nicknamed “Red Velvet.”Spotted by Digitaltrends, the image was captured by the Trace Gas Orbiter taking photos of […]

World’s richest man gets $32BILLION richer: Elon Musk’s worth climbs to $304billion as Tesla stock soars after car maker rolled out nearly a million vehicles in 2021

Elon Musk and his son X Æ A-Xii at a Time Person of the Year event on 13 December 2021 in New York City(Theo Wargo/Getty Images for TIME) The  richest man in the world started the richest new year  with Tesla founder Elon Mask adding $ 32.6 billion to his net worth, bringing his fortune […]

Google Photos removes ability to disable video backups over mobile data

Image Credit: Google Google Photos has long offered an option to upload photos and videos via mobile data. However, to ensure that you do not spend your monthly data volume, there is the option of only backing up videos via WiFi. In India and some other countries where  WiFi is available, connections are not as […]

Omicron Cases Are Hitting Highs, But New Data Put End in Sight

  Image Credit:CIPhotos via Getty Images A number of new studies have confirmed the silver lining of the Omicron variant: Even if the number of cases climbs to a record level, the number of severe cases and hospital admissions is not the case. The data, some scientists say, points to a new and less worrying […]