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Easter Eggs in Tesla EVs

Easter Eggs in Tesla EVs

Software developers for Tesla cars love to leave hidden Easter eggs for users. Many such little surprises are meant for holidays. For example, the main menu of the Christmas update popped up the “Santa Clause”...
Highlights of the cryptocurrencies and blockchain world: spring — autumn 2018

Highlights of the cryptocurrencies and blockchain world: spring — autumn 2018

Russian Blockchain Week 2018 (May) Date 21.05.2018–25.05.2018 Place Russia, Moscow Topic's details Over 70 experts in fintech and blockchain will share their experience. A wide range of topics to be...
Thewaay is personal lifestyle assistant in the insurance and banking area

Thewaay is personal lifestyle assistant in the insurance and banking area

The Russian startup Thewaay develops a lifestyle-ecosystem with personal recommendations for clients of banks and insurance companies. Service users receive suggestions and advice based on psychographic...
Russia began to block Telegram. Other services are suffering so far

Russia began to block Telegram. Other services are suffering so far

Russian Internet regulator Roskomnadzor started blocking Telegram. The agency began sending out to providers the lists of addresses banned to access started from the April 16. App Store and Google Play are...
Cryptocurrencies companies are ready to pay those who find scammers

Cryptocurrencies companies are ready to pay those who find scammers

Crypto-fraudsters steal several million dollars a day. Attackers use a variety of methods to trick gullible or reckless users: from fake ICO projects and fishing sites to the impact on cryptocurrency rates...

New electronics will create artificial skin

Developers of modern sensor systems are creating increasingly sensitive and miniature components. The next step is the creation of flexible electronic circuits which will significantly expand the scope of...

Jeff Bezos is constructing giant watch that will get past our civilization

Jeff Bezos has announced that he has started the setup of the giant watch which should work for 10 000 years and become a symbol of our civilization. Installation has begun—500 ft tall, all mechanical,...

How IT revolution will change fashion industry

We have very important news for guys who hate shopping! Men of all ages, bored in the fitting rooms, waiting for their too picky ladies. Is that picture familiar with you? Oh yes! It's unbearable. Unbearably...

Is quantum computing a threat to the Bitcoin system?

Quantum computers are fundamentally different from modern quartz computers and are capable of solving tasks that would take ordinary computers thousands or millions of years. Today, the era of quantum...

Three mobile applications for crypto maniacs

A demand is first, then comes an application. This is how any market segment approximately develops. And the cryptocurrency market is no exception. The explosive interest in the cryptocurrencies, the rapid...

UBI: Will the blockchain revolution defeat poverty?

Many expect blockchain to be a new technological revolution. The introduction of this technology makes it possible to simplify the structure of services in financial, educational, scientific, and other spheres...

Satoshi Nakamoto - The most influential person in the cryptocurrency world

The identity of the creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, is still a mystery. Different people have stated that they are the developers of the most popular crypto currency after the publication of an article...

The new transport revolution

The first transport by electric power appeared in the middle of the 19th century - before cars with an internal combustion engine (ICE). But despite this, the competitive market for electric vehicles has only...

Sia, the distributed cloud storage on blockchain

Cloud storage has long been an integral part of modern life, the technologies of blockchain become more and more popular and are used in different areas. Therefore, the emergence of a distributed cloud network...

Firefox Quantum: the browser war continues

Over the last few years Google Chrome has been the absolute market leader for web browsers. According to statcounter.com throughout 2017 it consistintly held about 60% and Firefox held about 13-14%. The rest...

Startup Confido - a clear example of a scam

Against the backdrop of the crypto-currency boom, new startups are constantly appearing which find unthinkable applications for blockchain and crypto-currencies. It is becoming increasingly popular to attract...

Bummers and New Hope

This is a list of games that we've been waiting for... but don't count on seeing them this year: Vampyr A new game from the creators of Life is Strange, which the company directed all of its energy into,...

Ferromagnetic fabric will replace RFID tags

We use RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) technology almost every day. So-called RFID tags or transponders are used to access your office or to pay for purchases by card. Many people simply do not pay...

The court will decide the case of one of the biggest ICO in the history

The Tezos cryptocurrencies project has completed ICO (initial coin offering) in July 2017. It became the most profitable in the history. The startup has collected 232 million dollars just in 13 days. Now...

Kaspersky Lab vs NSA

The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post wrote about the participation of Kaspersky Laboratory in stealing data of the US National Security Agency (NSA) and transmitting it to Russian secret services....

Mining with a browser? Google Chrome is against it!

Anyone who is interested in crypto-currencies has probably heard about mining - a technology for creating new blocks in a distributed system for which they receive remuneration in an equivalent crypto...

KRACK: All Wi-Fi devices are vulnerable

A serious vulnerability has been found in the WPA2 encryption protocol which is used by most secure Wi-Fi networks. A group of security researchers developed an attack that allows you to listen to traffic...

Dead Cryptocurrency. How many Bitcoins are lost irrevocably?

In the modern world it is increasingly necessary to confront the security and utility of any information product. The same is with Bitcoin. If you lose your bank card or forget the code from it you can restore...

Behavioral economy on the Nobel red carpet

The Nobel week was finalized by the award in economics. This year the recipient of the award was the professor of Chicago University Richard Taler for his contribution to the research of behavioral...