Bitcoin exchange Exmo boss Pavel Lerner, who was deported to Ukraine on Tuesday, is free again.Unknown people paid a bitcoin ransom worth about $ 1 million on Friday, and the armed kidnappers released the man.
Month: December 2017
Apple is known for its flamboyant and distinctive Apple Store buildings.Such an icon was opened in Chicago this year: Right on the Chicago River in the city center is now a glass building, and its roof was modeled on a MacBook.
The Windows runtime environment Wine 3.0 is practically ready.The developers released the fourth candidate, which will only fix bugs.By default, Wine 3.0 will support Direct3D on AMD and Intel GPUs, making many Windows games executable on Linux.The final version will be released in 1-2 months.
Microsoft wants to force the connection of Windows 10 with smartphones apparently in the future. If you want to set up Windows 10 Insider Build 17063, you need to enter your phone number. Microsoft wants to link your phone and PC.
The still audible difference between computer voices and real people should soon be over.Researchers from Google and the University of California have used neural networks to develop a system that uses text to create a natural-sounding language with meaningful accents. The project is called Tacotron 2.
A research firm called GBH Insights today published a list of 2017 top selling technology products. The iPhone is in the first place. Second place is Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 which sold 33 million units. Echo Dot, the sub-model of Amazon’s intelligent loudspeaker, ranks third with 24 million units sold throughout the year. With Apple Watch, the fourth-most-purchased technology product of the year 2017. The Nintendo
The suspicion that many manufacturers of electronic devices let their products die away after the warranty period has been around for a long time.In the case of the printer manufacturer Epson, the French prosecutor wants to bring light to the issue now.The organization Halte à l’Obsolescence Programmée (HOP) has reported Epson about “planned obsolescence”.
The Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has been able to record a renewed increase in its sales, but apparently gets like many other manufacturers the flattening growth in the smartphone market.Instead of mass, therefore, the margin should count in the future, after all, Huawei also wants to continue the success next year.