Winter Olympics: Games Organisers Confirm Cyber-Attack, Won’t Reveal Source

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics organisers confirmed on Sunday that the Games had fallen victim to a cyber-attack during Friday’s opening ceremony, but they refused to reveal the source. The Games’ systems, including the Internet and television services, were affected by the hack two days ago but organisers said it had not compromised any critical part of […]

Twitter Revamps Moments Feature for Rio 2016 Olympics

HIGHLIGHTS Twitter will also let users to use team emojis with 3-letter country code hashtags There are 50 Olympics emojis that are triggered by using hashtags The hashtags will be available in English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish Micro-blogging website Twitter on Wednesday announceda change to its Moments feature which will now insert Olympic-related tweets into […]

New Drug Claims Rock Russia beforehand of Key Olympics decision

Russia can be barred from competing at the 2016 Rio Olympics because of alleged doping involvement. © AFP HIGHLIGHTS 1 WADA says Russian athletes have avoided dope checks in last twelve months 2 Drug testers had confronted intimidation and threats, says the WADA document three This comes days earlier than key choice on Russia’s participation […]