Android will support flexible, folding screens

Android is also present in the new field of competition that now defines devices with a retractable and flexible screen. Android -as the operating system used on the majority of mobile devices– could not help but move quickly to be able to include within those devices equipped with retractable screen, such as that recently presented by Samsung, but also the Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Cyberattacks: Latest Computer Virus In 2018

There have been many cyber-attacks in the past decade. With use of latest techniques and coding, hacking and cyber-threats have become much easy and common. The only thing with the evolution of cyber-attacks is that they have become more dangerous and threatening like never. They can take out any bit of information from the system Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Microsoft prepares an Xbox without optical disc support

Microsoft is to unveil the next generation of “Xbox”, within the next two years, from which however it lacks the standard to date support of optical drives. According to the publication of the “Thurrott” website, the company is expected to present an upgraded version of the “Xbox One” soon, but is also preparing for the next-generation console to be launched by 2020. This is the family of devices codenamed “Scarlett”, which, according to the Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Electronic skin-compass for “bionic” orientation

Birds may be able to sense the Earth’s magnetic field and use it to orient them. However, until now people have even been able to approach this property, which aspires to change researchers of “HZDR (Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden Rossendorf)” in Germany. These researchers developed an “e-skin” with magnetosensitivity, sensitive enough to perceive and encode digitally the movement of the human body Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Intel announces new 5G modem – Available in devices from 2020

Intel has announced its new 5G modem, “Intel XMM 8160” ,which will support future networks 5G and older 2G, 3G and 4G. The new “Intel XMM 8160” will support frequencies from 600MHz up to 6GHz, ie up to three times faster than the current “LTE” modem. According to the manufacturer, the modem is designed to work with any type of device, from “smartphones” to “laptops”, “desktops” and “hotspots”. Intel has Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The future of data centers is under water, according to Satya Nadella

The chief executive of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, believes that Microsoft’s initiative to sink a “data center” will soon find many imitators. Microsoft recently announced the “Project Natick”, the sinking of a “data center”, near the Scottish coastline, a project that has been successful and according to Satya Nadella is expected to find many imitators worldwide. One thing that seems to Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Application recognizes potentially fatal heart attacks

The ability to understand when a heart attack is really serious and potentially fatal is applicable to smartphones, according to an international research team led by researchers at the “Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute” in Salt Lake City, USA, making it a precious tool, capable of saving lives. According to the research, this application, which monitors cardiac activity and Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Microsoft resumes Windows 10 October 2018 upgrade

Microsoft has announced that it is re-launching the “Windows 10 October 2018” upgrade for its latest operating system. As easily understood by the name of the “Upgrade”, it is the upgrade package originally started to be distributed in October. However, user reports that they “lost” part of their files during the upgrade forced Microsoft to stop distributing the upgrade until Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Artificial intelligence-news presenter from China

The world’s first artificial intelligence news-presenter made his debut in China as part of the “World Internet Conference” in Zheching Province. According to the “Xinhua” agency –Chinese developer, along with the Chinese search engine company “Sogou.com”– the particular presenter uses “the most advanced” artificial intelligence technology and has a male face and voice, and can make plausible expressions and to take Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The first quantum “compass”

Researchers in Britain have  built the world’s first quantum “compass”,  a navigation device that helps locate the location of an object without being based on “GPS”. Thanks to its quantum mode of operation and to the fact that it does not need a satellite signal, it is impossible to receive interference and be hacked by hackers. The mobile device, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …