Summary November 13, 2017

  • Russia in 2018 will begin consultations on the accessory shelf of the Arctic

    Scientific discussions with representatives of Canada, Denmark, USA and Norway over the ownership of underwater tectonic structures of the Arctic ocean to the Arctic shelf will begin in 2018, said the Deputy Director in a geological direction of Institute of Oceanology Shirshov Russian Academy of Sciences Leopold Lobkovsky.

  • Vandals poured paint over a monument to the founder of Canada

    Unknown persons poured red paint on the monument to the first Prime Minister of Canada, John MacDonald, set in one of the parks of Montreal.

  • Team Moses won the Curling tournament in Edmonton

    The Russian team led by skip Victoria Moiseeva became the winner of the bonspiel, which was held in Edmonton, Canada.

  • “Buffalo” without Antipina lost to “Montreal”

    “Montreal” on the ice beat “Buffalo” with the score 2:1 () in the match of the regular championship of NHL. “Blades” I lost the second game in a row.

  • On canadian radio was allowed to say the word fuck

    Canadian Council on broadcasting standards (CBSC) were allowed to use the word fuck broadcast of French-speaking radio stations of the country, reports The Guardian.

  • The Ministry of transport of Canada was allowed to carry on Board the plane small knives

    According to TASS, the new rule does not apply to flights from Canada to the United States, as the two countries signed a special security agreement.

  • Residents of Toronto transferred $340 000 cryptomaterial

    Residents of Toronto were subjected to intimidation and extortion, and thousands of dollars were assigned to kriptosistema, told broadcaster CBC.

  • Team Finland won the Karjala Cup

    Team Finland defeated team Canada and won the Karjala Cup. The meeting ended with the score 4:3.

  • The Prime Minister of Canada emerged from the APEC summit under the cheers of journalists

    The cheers of women and girls-volunteers were accompanied by Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau at the output of the APEC summit, media reported.

  • The owners of the new iPhone X has complained of crackling dynamics

    According to owners of iPhone X when playing sound at high volume and calls earpiece gadget begins to crack.

  • NASA predicts the end of the world 15 November for Venus and Jupiter

    Wednesday, November 15, on Earth can happen next to an End, which predicts scientists from space Agency NASA.

  • River and sea buoys in Russia will be connected to the system GLONASS

    Buoys will be integrated into the Automatic identification system, which records the movement of ships, their size, course and other information, according to “Izvestia”.

  • Scientists: In the system of Trappist-1 on a single exoplanet was less

    Around red dwarf star system Trappist-1 on a single exoplanet was less because of the volcanoes.

  • Samsung is already working on the creation of Galaxy and Galaxy S10 S11

    The company Samsung has already started to develop new smartphones Galaxy Galaxy S10 and S11.

  • Named five main shortcomings of the new iPhone X

    The owners of the new iPhone X from Apple appreciated flagship gadget of the company, making a list of its major shortcomings.

  • YouTube has removed tens of thousands of clips of ex-leader of “al-Qaeda”

    American videohostinga YouTube has been removed tens of thousands of clips from propaganda speeches of the former leader of the banned in Russia grouping “al-Kaida on Arabian Peninsula” Anwar al-Awlaki.

  • The scientists said, what will become of the man in the black hole

    In early October, NASA experts have discovered an unknown object emerged from the black hole.

  • The programme on outer space and extraterrestrial studies will do the head wounds

    The programme on outer space and extraterrestrial studies will take the head of the Russian Academy of Sciences, academician Alexander Sergeyev.

  • The reusable spacecraft Dream Chaser successfully tested

    Private space Corporation Sierra Nevada talked about the fact that its reusable spaceship Dream Chase has successfully passed the first flight test.

  • In Russia fell sharply iPhone 6s Plus

    It is known that earlier iPhone 6 Plus cost up to 60 thousand rubles. Now the device can be purchased at a price two times lower.

  • The satellite of Neptune ufologists saw the remains of a dinosaur

    Ufologists saw in the picture of Triton, satellite of Neptune, the outlines of the remains of a dinosaur. These observations they shared with the public.

  • The scientists turned the Antarctic into a particle detector

    Researchers from Russia and the United States have turned Antarctica into a particle detector.

  • Cygnus will deliver pizza to the ISS

    In addition to equipment and apparel Cygnus, launched on the eve of the launch site at wallops island (Atlantic ocean), will deliver to the ISS the favourite treats of astronauts.

  • Emirates will purchase 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

    One of the largest airlines in the Middle East, Emirates airline, has signed an agreement to buy 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner.

  • YouTube intends to tighten censorship on the part of YouTube Kids

    The censorship in YouTube Kids, at the moment it is supported by pre-defined algorithms, but if the service there is something wrong, the “problem” video can be viewed by moderators, and after a final decision will be removed from the service, or will remain allowed.

  • “Classmates” launched a designer full-screen advertising Canvas

    Social network “Schoolmates” has implemented the designer Canvas in groups with audience not less than 50 000 subscribers, using which advertisers will be able to create mobile advertising full screen format with different elements.

  • Google engineers have called the basic methods of password theft

    Google has published the results of the conducted jointly with the University of California at Berkeley research the main ways to steal passwords.

  • In Finland launched the app to track deer on the roads

    Finland has developed a mobile app that allows you to track the emergence of deer on the roads and to prevent collision with animals.

  • Fancy Bear hackers are accused of attacking directly through the Word files

    Hackers from Fancy Bear are accused of committing attacks via files popular Word program.

  • Google called phishing the main reason for the leakage of personal data

    Google engineers analyzed data on the sale of Internet accounts on the black market and found that the most common cause of loss of personal data on the Internet is phishing — collecting information by using fake links and sites that requires information about the user account.

  • Facebook asks users to upload their intimate photos

    “If someone tries to upload a photo, which will have the same digital fingerprint, or hash value, the boot process will be stopped,” says Australian Commissioner for e-safety Julie Inman Grant.

  • Facebook has created a program to “reinvigorate” the avatars

    The program allows you to “revive” the photos of users, the one created by scientists at tel Aviv University.

  • The ex-President of Facebook called the true reason for the creation of a social network

    Ex-Facebook President Sean Parker called the true reason for the creation of the social network.

  • Hackers have turned the popular computer program virus

    Hackers have altered the popular computer program in virus-extortionist.

  • Twitter has increased the allowed length of the common names in 2,5 times

    From now on, all users can write great posts and names that are 2.5 times longer than it was before.

  • Twitter has temporarily suspended the verification of users

    The social network Twitter temporarily suspended the verification of its potential users.

  • Zadornov was buried in Jurmala 15 Nov

    “As promised, we inform you that on 15 November at 11:00 in the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Riga will begin the funeral service, after which Michael will be buried in Jurmala, Jaundubulti in the cemetery next to his father,” – noted in the message.

  • Peskov commented on the words of the former head of the CIA about the effect of Putin’s trump

    Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called “incorrect” assumption of the former head of the CIA John Brennan that Donald trump may be afraid of Vladimir Putin.

  • The Kremlin has scheduled a big press conference Putin

    Transcript of annual big press conference of President is scheduled for December 14, RBC reported a source close to the presidential administration, and confirmed by another source close to the Kremlin.

  • Mutko: insights of a journalist ARD at RUSADA unsubstantiated

    The reasons are the same: according to the journalist, WADA has not yet received confirmation of two points on the roadmap – Russia did not recognize the conclusions of Professor Richard McLaren on the system in support of doping and was not given access to the doping samples of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory that are sealed and are the responsibility of the Investigative Committee of Russia.

  • “The agenda has not reached”: Sechin repeatedly summoned to the court in the case of speaker

    The court sent the head of “Rosneft” Igor Sechin repeated the summons to the court in the case of the speaker. At the previous meeting on 13 November he was not.

  • In the Kremlin discussed the drama of Putin’s nomination for presidential elections

    In the Kremlin discuss scenarios of how and when Vladimir Putin announced the readiness to participate in presidential elections in March 2018.

  • A group of 25 militants surrendered to the Syrian authorities in Aleppo

    A group of 25 former militants surrendered to the Syrian authorities in the Northern province of Aleppo.

  • The Kremlin said the postponement of Putin’s message to the Federal Assembly

    The Kremlin also discuss the transfer of the President’s address to the Federal Assembly December 2017 for 2018, presumably in February, told RBC sources close to the administration, and confirmed by sources close to the Kremlin.

  • An earthquake on the border of Iran and Iraq killed more than 140 people

    At least 141 people were killed and more than 1,000 injured in the earthquake that occurred the evening of 12 November on the border of Iran and Iraq.

  • Because of the earthquake without housing there are about 70 thousand inhabitants of Iran

    “At present, about 70 thousand people need some temporary housing because of the earthquake in Western parts of the country, but this figure may increase,” – said the source.

  • Media reported about a possible suspension of Russia from the Olympics-2018

    Earlier, the head of WADA, Olivier Niggli said that Russia’s refusal to acknowledge the findings of the independent Commission of the Agency, under the leadership of Richard McLaren could cost the country’s participation in the Olympic games.

  • The Russian military has denied the surrender of Abu Kamal militants

    The representative of the Russian group of forces in Syria in conversation with RIA Novosti news Agency denied that Syrian military allegedly left the city of Abu Kamal to the militants of the terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia).

  • The U.S. Treasury is focusing on the implementation of anti-Russian sanctions

    Mnuchin did not argue with the statement attributed to Russia’s interference in the election process in the United States, but stressed that based on the information with which he is familiar, no effect on the outcome of the election is not provided.

  • The militants regained control over the town of Abu Kemal in Syria

    Action grouping “Islamic state” regained control of the town of Abu Kemal in Syria, reports the Fars news Agency with reference to Syrian Observatory for human rights.

  • The IOC received from the informant new information about doping in Russia

    Informant world anti-doping Agency (WADA) Grigory Rodchenkov gave the commissions of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) new data on doping in Russian sport and demanded to publish them in the final report.

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