The US intelligence community spying on millions of machines - Cell phones

The U.S. justice Department has built a database, which tracks the movement of cars across the country, informs the wall Street Journal. It is "intelligent" computer program that analyzes records with million surveillance cameras.The main purpose of the project is to track the movements of American citizens on the car was the fight against drug trafficking, but this system was also used to track vehicles, people suspected in the most various crimes from kidnappings to poaching.While the U.S. government kept tracking system in secret. Authorized authorities said only that they began tracking vehicles crossing the border of Mexico to fight drug trafficking. However, about the fact that for many years worked on the creation of interactive automatic database, working throughout the country, until recently, no one had suspected.The existence of such a database already caused outrage among the American public organizations and ordinary drivers who consider it to be controversial from the standpoint of ensuring the privacy of personal life. Читать полностью -->

ASUS has brought to the Russian Federation budget Intel-ZenFone smartphones - Cell phones

Company ASUS announced for the Russian market of budget smartphones from the ZenFone series at the base of Intel processors. The range consists of 3 models: ZenFone 4, 5 and 6. The digit in their name means the diagonal of the screen. To buy new items will be available from 1 August 4 - 10 thousand Rubles..The apparatus of the ZenFone series were shown in January at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014 in Las Vegas. They have the same "youth" appearance, materials (matte surface of the housing and protective glass Gorilla Glass 3) and soft (shell ZenUI on top of Android 4. 3). Читать полностью -->

EveryKey: smart bracelet, which will replace the keys and passwords - Cell phones

The vast number of smart bracelets tied to tracking the physical activity of users. However, many people data on the number of covered steps uninteresting. Once they created a universal key EveryKey.The bracelet Can be connected to any is equipped with a Bluetooth device, then there is no need to input password. Using EveryKey you Can unlock your phone to log in the browser, on the Internet representation and so on. You can configure the authorization to access the site will not work, even knowing the password, if in the area, no Bluetooth bracelet.Developers hope after its release, braclet will be possible to deeply integrate with other devices. For example, by setting in a private residential location, smart lock, it will be possible to unlock it without taking the keys.EveryKey supports Windows 8. Читать полностью -->

Samsung paid $200 million for technology for "smart" home - Cell phones

Samsung, faced with slowing sales of its smartphones, looking for fresh markets with great potential for improvement. Korean Corporation acquired the startup SmartThings involved in connecting everyday devices and objects to the Network.Although the amount of the contract has not been named officially, according to rumors, Samsung has paid for an American company about $ 200 million. Two years earlier SmartThings started as a modest project on the Internet representation of social investment KickStarter.The startup has made the initiative then sets that allows owners of their own to provide Network access different systems of your house - from lighting and appliances to the door and locks. After you connect to a special router to track the status of various devices and manage them through the app for iPhone or Android.The majority sees in the market for "smart" homes and "Internet of things" no less potential to improve than it was at the smartphone market about a decade ago. Remember, this year Google paid 3, $ 2 billion for Nest, a manufacturer of "smart" thermostats and smoke detectors. A Apple in June announced HomeKit platform to turn the iPhone into a remote control systems, "smart" house.Interest in the technology of "smart" homes Samsung did not emerge suddenly. Читать полностью -->

Google seriously undertook the development of artificial intelligence - Cell phones

Google has strengthened its place in the field of artificial intelligence, acquiring two English organization for the creation of a "digital mind" and agreeing on partnership with the University of Oxford. Newly acquired Google companies became Dark Blue Labs and Vision Factory.They will join the Internet search engines, working on artificial intelligence. Before this year, Google acquired for $ 400 million the company Deep Mind, which formed a research project.The organization focuses on understanding natural language, the study of visual recognition." We are very pleased to welcome these extremely talented researchers in our team Google Deep Mind, and We are very excited about the potential impact of their developments which will impact on our research," said Google.What Google is trying to do with artificial intelligence, as long as it is not clear. One thing is clear - the Company attracts big money and the best experts.. . . Читать полностью -->

Sony goes to the market "e-readers" - Cell phones

Sony has announced plans to stop production "e-reader" e-books. The last model, which she released in the fall of 2013, will remain PRS-T3." To date, we have no plans to release the successor to the model Reader," said the BBC in the press service of the organization.Before this year, Sony stopped selling e-books and began to redirect customers from North America, Europe and Australia competing in online store Kobo. Users from Japan, however, have access to the Reader Store service until now.Sony has not been able to compete in a crowded market of BookReader. In the UK, for example, the vast majority (90%) belongs to the Amazon Kindle. The Japanese company was forced to withdraw from the market not only manufacturers of tablet computers and tabletop, but also niche players such as Nook in the United States.In 2011, the world market has sold more than 23 million "e-readers". anyway, according to Gartner, by 2017, this will decrease to 10 million.. Читать полностью -->

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