‎Instagram likes won’t appear in public view‎

If a friend does “like” on your post, but no one else can see it except you, does all this have any value? In a very short time from now, a work case will come true: ‎‎Instagram will stop publicly displaying the likes of a post.‎ It is a test, but if proven successful, it Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

“Smart” digital bionic leg helps the disabled to walk better

“If you have seen the “Terminator”, something like that was”, ‎ ‎says Kerry Finn -60-year-old driver from Utah, USA- describing the ‎‎bionic leg‎‎ that he acquired as part ‎‎of a researchers’ program at the University of Utah.‎‎ The 60-year-old lost his left leg due to angiopathy caused by diabetes, and was one of the 10 Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎Alexa and Google Assistant monitor their users‎

New information that sees the spotlight reveal that ‎‎devices preinstalled with Google Assistant, as well as Alexa, can be exploited by hackers.‎ This is not the first time it is known that ‎‎Google’s and Amazon’s digital assistants can be used for malicious purposes by third parties‎‎ in order to monitor a home or help hackers Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

See MIT’s new engineering achievement‎

Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US have created the first full-body remote control system that transmits a human’s motion to a two-legged robot. Thus, when a human operator walks, runs or jumps, the robot does the same in a synchronized manner. In the past‎‎, MIT researchers had achieved this only Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

VIPER: NASA’s robot to search for ice on the moon

NASA will send a robotic vehicle to the south pole of the moon to examine the location and concentration of ice in the area‎‎ and to take -for the first time- samples of it, to the same pole ‎‎where the next man and the first woman are to be landed on the moon in 2024.‎‎ Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎50 years since the “birth” of the Internet‎

‎The first Internet connection between two computers coincided with the first‎‎ moon landing. The ‎‎landing of man on the surface of the moon in 1969‎‎ was an event that overshadowed, of course, any other development and news from the field of science. Although the ‎‎economic and political consequences of internet use are probably much greater Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

How to get the most out of your old smartphone

Data show that smartphones worldwide are down significantly from the previous year, with 3.2%. Nor has the launch of the iPhone 11 helped substantially in the opposite direction, with consumers increasingly prolonging the life of their old cellphone. At the same time, mid-range smartphones have the largest market share, with prices ranging from €350-500. In Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎New artificial intelligence system detects small brain hemorrhages better than radiologists‎

Researchers in the US developed a new artificial intelligence algorithm, which manages better than experienced radiologists in detecting small cerebral bleeding.‎‎ This development is expected to ‎‎help physicians in the future to diagnose and better treat patients with head injuries, strokes and aneurysms.‎ The new system can relieve radiologists from a heavy workload, as artificial Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎”Pythia” reads better than people half-ruined ancient Greek inscriptions‎

Researchers at Deep Mind, Google’s subsidiary artificial Intelligence company‎‎, led by a Greek, have created “Pythia”, a “smart” system that seems to do better than people expert at reading half-destroyed inscriptions in ancient Greek. The fully automated system, the first of its kind in the world, fills in the missing words by making alternative suggestions, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Smart headphones with Google’s signature

‎‎”Google Pixel Buds”‎‎ brings the convenience of ‎‎”Google Assistant”‎‎ directly to your ears‎‎, ‎‎without‎‎ the need to use ‎‎wires‎‎. ‎ The “Google Pixel Buds” fit easily to all ears, and their design allows them to stay firmly in place, without having to worry about the owner losing them even if they have time to listen Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …