Summary March 20, 2018

  • The mayor’s office in calgary apologized for the false information on the application for the Olympics 2026

    The city authorities of calgary reported that appeared on the official website of the city information about the financial guarantees from the state and Federal government in question apply to holding Olimpici-2026 is unreliable.

  • Canada will send peacekeepers to Mali in the summer of 2018

    The canadian contingent will be stationed in Mali in the summer of 2018.

  • Scientists have figured out where he could fly an asteroid Omwamwi

    In a study published in the journal MNRAS, astronomers from the University of Toronto found that with high probability this asteroid came from a double star system.

  • 2018 elections: in Canada, citizens can vote in five cities

    Press Secretary of the Russian Embassy to Canada Kirill Kalinin said that the Russians will be able to vote in the election of the President of the Russian Federation on March 18 in five cities.

  • Putin is gaining 76,68% after treatment 99.94% of protocols

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is gaining 76,68% of votes after processing of 99.94% of the protocols, reported on the website of the information center of the CEC of Russia.

  • In the U.S. and Canada closed stations on election of the President of Russia

    Closed last areas in the world to vote in the election of the Russian President. They were in the U.S. and Canada.

  • Scientists have found favor in excess weight

    Experts studied the processes that occur in the human body when weight and found that they activate protein neuropilin-1.

  • Triple-double Westbrook helped “Oklahoma city” win “Toronto”

    The most productive player of the match in the composition of the winners was Russell Westbrook, who triple-double, as he scored 37 points, made 13 rebounds and gave 14 assists.

  • The richest man in the world walked around with a dog-robot

    The head of the Amazon and the richest man in the world Jeff Bezos got himself a robotic dog from Boston Dynamics.

  • Shares of Facebook fell 6% after a data breach of 50 million users

    The company’s shares Facebook lost 6% against the background of the scandal with the leak of information of tens of millions of users.

  • Voice assistant “Alice” learned to call a taxi

    Earlier it was reported that “Yandex” integrated “Alice” in your corporate browser.

  • Rosatom plans to engage in the processing of electronic waste

    A leading Moscow research Institute of chemical technology (VNIIHT), part of Rosatom, has announced the tender for the supply, installation and commissioning of processing lines for electronic circuit boards to obtain a concentrate containing precious metals and other secondary products.

  • Moscow authorities are testing drones couriers

    The specialists of the Moscow Technopolis has developed software that will allow you to use flying drones in the delivery services.

  • Published the first official photo of the smartphone Xiaomi Mi 2S MIX

    Xiaomi company has released online the first official the smartphone Xiaomi Mi 2S MIX.

  • Apple will release the iPhone X in gold color

    Apple initially offered the iPhone X in two color options — silver and space grey. Now they added another color.

  • Mark Zuckerberg has lost more than $ 6 billion because of the scandal

    The founder of the famous social network “Facebook” mark Zuckerberg has lost more than $ 6 billion in connection with the depreciation of the shares of the company.

  • Subscribers of “MegaFon” will be free to listen to music in “Vkontakte”

    Recall that in 2017 the social network had introduced a temporary restriction on listening to music in the background, which was 30 minutes.

  • IBM showed the smallest computer in the world

    IBM demonstrated the world’s smallest computer, its width and length are 1 mm.

  • Facebook was accused of “draining” of the data of 50 million users

    Social network Facebook has started its own investigation concerning the possible Association of employees with company Cambridge Analytica involved in the leak of personal data of 50 million users.

  • Google launches Shopping Actions to promote products

    Google will soon launch a paid service, it is designed to promote products for various purposes.

  • Millions of apps for smartphones and tablets will lock Android P

    In the first place, will be blocked millions of apps for smartphones and tablets.

  • A system for printing on beer foam

    Company Ripples has developed a device for printing on beer foam.

  • Google has updated the beta Search Console

    All changes: Google reminds that webmasters can always share your views about the update via the Send Feedback button in the lower left corner of the Search Console.

  • Voice assistant “Alice” learned to call a taxi

    In dialogue with “Alice” you can order a taxi with a few commands — “Call a cab”, “book a taxi”, “took a cab,” and then dictate a specific address or place name, for example, Museum or cinema.

  • Facebook will launch a paid subscription on video

    Facebook will give users the opportunity to make a monthly subscription, thanks to which they receive access to private videos, according to a company blog.

  • Google launches Shopping Actions to promote products

    Google will soon launch a paid service, it is designed to promote products for various purposes.

  • Philips is testing the technology LiFi, which provides the Internet through light

    Philips has started testing the technology LiFi, able to provide users with Internet via light waves.

  • Windows users can get Mail to open links in Edge

    The decision of Microsoft to force users to Windows Mail to open links in Edge may be only the first swallow.

  • US police announced a collaboration with Google

    The police of the city of Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, has announced its collaboration with Google.

  • YouTube is testing the function of Picture-in-Picture

    At the site of YouTube has begun testing feature Picture-in-Picture.

  • FNS has developed a mobile application for Android and iOS “Taxes FL”

    Tax service of the Russian Federation has developed a useful application for smartphones running on platforms Android and iOS.

  • In browsers “Yandex” appeared service “Alice”

    Earlier, IA “Infopovod” reported that the Internet-the searcher “Yandex” has launched a service to protect users ‘ computers from illegal miners of cryptocurrency.

  • Facebook was accused of “draining” of the data of 50 million users

    Social network Facebook has started its own investigation concerning the possible Association of employees with company Cambridge Analytica involved in the leak of personal data of 50 million users.

  • Subscribers of “MegaFon” will be free to listen to music in “Vkontakte”

    Recall that in 2017 the social network had introduced a temporary restriction on listening to music in the background, which was 30 minutes.

  • Tag Manager 360 appeared “Container zone”

    Tag Manager 360 (version for the Analytics 360) has a new feature “Container zone”. This was reported in the blog Google Analytics.

  • Shoigu said about the change of the state armament programme until 2027

    “In short, you need to do everything to military service became more attractive and prestigious to the army sought trained and motivated people,” — said Shoigu.

  • Peskov responded to the “vicious morons” Makarevich

    Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov declined to discuss the statements of the leader of group “the time Machine” Andrei Makarevich on the residents of the Russian Federation.

  • Kommersant: “Gazprom” will be forced to sign a new contract with Ukraine

    It is specified that by the end of next year when expires the contract for the transit of gas through Ukraine, Gazprom will pump through the Nord Stream 2 is not more than 34 billion cubic meters of project 55 billion cubic meters.

  • Charlie Hebdo published a caricature on the election of the President of Russia

    A few days before the presidential elections of the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo published a caricature of the main political event in Russia.

  • Polish President will not congratulate Putin on his election victory

    The chief of the office of the President of Poland Krzysztof Mersky said that the Polish leader Andrzej Duda will not congratulate Vladimir Putin on his victory in the presidential elections in Russia.

  • The public prosecution asked for the head of the Karelian “Memorial” 9 years in prison

    The Prosecutor in the Petrozavodsk city court has demanded to sentence the historian, the head of the Karelian branch of “Memorial” Yuri Dmitriev to nine years of imprisonment in colony of strict regime.

  • The Kremlin responded to the failure of trump to congratulate Putin on his re-election

    The Kremlin does not consider unfriendly step by the refusal of the President of the United States Donald trump to congratulate the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on his reelection as President of Russia.

  • Roskomnadzor gave Telegram 15 days on the transfer of encryption keys of the FSB

    In October, the Meshchansky court of Moscow found company Telegram Messenger LLP guilty of dereliction of his duties as an organizer of information dissemination and fined 800 thousand rubles. Commenting on the decision, Durov said that the requirements of the FSB to provide access to the correspondence users Telegram violate the constitutional right of Russian citizens to privacy of correspondence.

  • Makarevich replied “insulting representatives of the Russian people”

    The leader of group “the time Machine” Andrei Makarevich commented on the brouhaha that erupted in the media after he called the Russians “evil morons”.

  • Why Nicolas Sarkozy was taken into custody in France

    Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was taken into custody.

  • In the Crimea detained the fighter of the Ukrainian armed formation

    The source Agency in law enforcement bodies said that the member of the Ukrainian armed forces is currently detained in the Crimea.

  • The crown Prince of Saudi Arabia will visit the United States

    The crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman will visit USA, where he will meet with President Donald trump, Mar 19, reports Al Arabia.

  • In Kenya, died last male Northern white Rhino

    According to the representative of the reserve, scientists hope that now will be able to artificially inseminate one of the two remaining in the world females of the subspecies Northern white Rhino.

  • The Ministry of transport told about a “phased” launch of the movement on the Crimean bridge

    The launch of the movement across the Kerch Strait will be held in two stages, according to the website of the Ministry of transport.

  • Permanent representative of Ukraine to the EU suspects the West of the country in the betrayal

    Permanent representative of Ukraine to the EU Dmytro Kuleba on his page in Facebook said that some Western countries are ready to “ignore” the reunification of the Crimea with Russia for the sake of maintaining relations with Moscow.

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