Rafael Nadal reveals inspiration to return from injury to reach world No1 after China Open

“I had some injuries, but good thing is I keep having the passion for the game and the love for what I am doing and the spirit of overcome tough situations in terms of physical issues,” Nadal said. “Of course, the spirit of improvement: every day when I wake up, going on court with the […]

Blizzard’s keeping the Battle.net name after all

It’s been nearly a year since Blizzard announced it was retiring the beloved Battle.net name—a fact you may or may not have noticed, as you’ve almost certainly kept calling it Battle.net this entire time anyway. Not only was the new “Blizzard App” nomenclature awkward and sterile sounding, but…well, people love Battle.net. So now it’s back. And for good reason. […]

Petya Ransomware: Focus on Defences as Users Scramble After Global Cyber-Attack

Thousands of computer users across the globe scrambled to reboot on Wednesday as calls grew to step up defences after a fresh wave of ransomware cyber-attacks spread from Ukraine and Russia worldwide. The virus, which demanded a payment worth $300 (roughly Rs. 20,000) as it locked up files at companies and government agencies including the […]

Honda Forced To Shut Down Plant After WannaCry Ransomware Infects Carmaker’s Network

The WannaCry ransomware has wreaked havoc once again, this time forcing an entire factory to stop production after the victim company found infections in its computer networks, according to new reports. WannaCry Caused Honda To Cease Production In One Of Its Plants Popular automaker Honda had to shut down its Sayama plant located in Tokyo […]

ECB pushes to gain control of euro clearing business after Brexit

The European Central Bank has made its strongest push yet to gain control of oversight of the lucrative business of euro clearing post-Brexit, with its top ranking governing council calling for a change to the bank’s statute to give it more legal powers to take on the role. Oversight of clearing has emerged as an […]

PS4 Sales to Slow Down After Record Year: Sony

Sony shipped 20 million PS4s last financial year as per its latest earnings report. It ended the 2015 financial year at 40 million PS4s. However the company expects hardware sales to decline for the full financial year and expects online digital sales to be more important going forward. It plans to move another 18 million […]

Shiv Sena to decide on alliance with BJP for local body polls after 30 December

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/ Mint Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has toned down its criticism of demonetisation as it waits to see the political fallout of the drive—something that will decide whether or not it will ally with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the Mumbai civic polls due early next year, […]

Yahoo Restores Automatic Email Forwarding After Brief Outage

Yahoo Restores Automatic Email Forwarding After Brief Outage Yahoo says it has restored automatic email forwarding after a brief outage sent a flutter of indignation across the internet. Yahoo Mail executive Michael Albers says in a statement the feature had been disabled as Yahoo upgraded its platform. News of the outage , first reported by […]