Jeudi, 22 Juin 2017
Latest news
Home » Technologie

Technologie

Leonard Marshall, Matt Hasselbeck pledge brains to research

perth_map

Former NFL quarterback Matt Hasselbeck announced on Wednesday that he would be donating his brain to CTE research , specifically to the Concussion Legacy Foundation in MA, once he is done using it of course. The progressive degenerative brain disease has been linked to repeated head trauma. His father Don offered his brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation in 2010. Read More »

In a first, Tamil Nadu IT workers form union

Some IT professionals last week had complained and demonstrated against IT major Cognizant for sacking them. The now over hundred member strong Union was formed after a few employees protested against tech-major Cognizant for laying them off. Read More »

Monday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Senators at Penguins

A team can enter the playoffs as a longshot, lose their first game, endure early questions about their goaltending and yet, finish with nothing but superlatives about their netminding. “That just shows you how easily the momentum can turn, ” Smith said. We've kind of had that feeling from the start that we had nothing to lose. Kessel fired hard and low by Anderson for his sixth goal of the playoffs. Read More »

Former Mossad chief: Punish Trump for intel leak

perth_map

In January, an Israeli newspaper reported that American intelligence officials warned their Israeli counterparts not to share sensitive information with the Trump administration because of the threat that it could be leaked to Russian Federation. Read More »

North Korea claims its new long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

perth_map

On Sunday , North Korea test-launched a ballistic missile that flew, at a high trajectory, about 435 miles, according to South Korea's military. "The president said we are leaving open the possibility of dialogue with North Korea, but we should sternly deal with a provocation to prevent North Korea from miscalculating". Read More »

Le premier trailer galactique — Star Trek Discovery

perth_map

Visuellement, Star Trek Discovery se montre assez impressionnante avec des effets spéciaux modernes, des jeux de lumières assez bluffants ou encore des paysages particulièrement bien travaillés. En France, c'est Netflix qui se chargera de la diffuser. De quoi expliquer la présence du père de Spock, Sarek (joué par James Frain) et du contrebandier Harry Mudd, personnage connu des Trekkies . Read More »

Zomato reports data theft of 17 million users

perth_map

Founded in 2008, Zomato says 120 million users visit it every month. The company has been transparent with the details and they want their users to rest assured that their credit card details are completely secure and people have nothing to worry about. Read More »

What we currently know about the global cyberattack

perth_map

To do all this, the software exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that is thought to have been first identified by the National Security Agency and was later leaked online. US and European officials did not rule out North Korea as a possible suspect in the cyberattack. The Lazarus hackers, acting for impoverished North Korea , have been more brazen in their pursuit of financial gain than others, and have been blamed for the theft of US$81 million from the Bangladesh central bank, ... Read More »

La semaine de l'aventure dans Pokémon GO

perth_map

S'il vous manque un Ptéra ou un Onyx, cet événement est donc clairement fait pour vous. Niantic cherche à fidéliser ses joueurs et compte bien redonner l'envie de jouer à ceux qui sont parti à cause du manque de contenu dans l'application . Read More »

Le jour où Shazam a cessé de fonctionner

perth_map

Pour lier mémoire et découverte, Alzheimer's Research U.K. s'est associé à Shazam pour sensibiliser aux symptômes de la maladie qu'elle combat. En quelques heures, la campagne "The Day Shazam Forgot" (le jour où Shazam a oublié, en français) a généré plus de 2 millions de pages impressions et plus de 5000 visites sur la page destinée aux donations, rapporte le site Adweek . Read More »

Nintendo Switch : des problèmes de captures d'écran

Ce n'est pas réellement une révélation mais plutôt, une confirmation, de propos tenus récemment. Pour moi, le championnat de monde de Nintendo il y a deux ans à l'E3 2015 avait vraiment été un des meilleurs moments que j'ai passés dans le cadre d'une couverture d'événement de jeux vidéo. Read More »

Destiny 2 Will Support Cross-Saves Between PC And PS4

While Bungie has promised dramatic improvements to the game, we're yet to see any actual gameplay - although that's about to change. The worldwide reveal begins at 10 AM PST/1 PM EST. What can I expect from Destiny 2? In order for players to want to switch between the two platforms, one would hope that Destiny 2 runs at 60 fps on both PC and console, and according to the rumor that is the case. Read More »

Google wants to help you get a job

Instead of trolling various job listing sites, job seekers can just type "retail jobs" or "product manager jobs in Nevada" directly into the search field. The company will roll out Google for Jobs within Search in the United States in "the coming weeks", with more countries coming in the future. And if you stretch the Google For Jobs mission a bit there is also likely to be a business service to go along with G Suite. Read More »

Whatsapp malfunction affects users across globe

perth_map

According to monitoring website Down Detector , hundreds of people complained about the outage from Malaysia to Spain, which appeared to have started on late Wednesday evening. While threatening that the users may move to competing messaging services. WhatsApp suffered a similar outage earlier this month with users across the world, including India, reporting that their WhatsApp stopped working for hours. Read More »

Young Wellington rugby player dies

perth_map

He was a student at Victoria University in his second year of a degree in psychology, statistics and criminology, and he wanted to become a police dog handler. Wellington Rugby chief executive Steve Rogers said no single incident had been identified as the cause of the injury but "witnesses have reported the player was involved in a collision during the first half of the match". Read More »

Google For Jobs: A New Search Engine Launched For Job Seekers

There are also 800 million people using Google Drive and over 500 million using Google Photos . Google's own virtual assistant, Google Assistant , is now available on iPhones; you know, in case you're getting exhausted of Siri. "We've been using voice as an input across many of our products". While we only got glimpses of what the launcher looked like during the I/O keynote, it looks like a fluid and intuitive experience, with even easier access to your favourite apps and content. Read More »

Typing to your Google Assistant will soon be an option

perth_map

A new Google Assistant SDK will allow companies to build Google Assistant into whatever product they are building. Pichai also said that roughly 70 percent of queries to Google Assistant are in natural language, and many of these queries are follow-up queries. Read More »

Google Gives Artificial Intelligence More Power in its Products

Samsung is trying some of that with its new Bixby Vision feature on the Galaxy S8 phones. Lens features are expected to roll out to android phones in the coming months. In the United States and Canada, it'll be getting hands-free phone calls to help it take the fight to Amazon's Echos. Additional updates to Google Home include near-future support for Spotify's free service, as well as for Soundcloud and Deezer. Read More »

Google Assistant For Android TV Launching This Year

Along with the rest of the most recent Nexus devices, and the two Pixel phones, the Nexus Player is now eligible to download the second developer preview of Android O. The new API will work for Android Pay users as well, but the payments tool can not be used for iPhone apps or for the desktop web. So if you see a flower, you can point your camera at it to find out its name. Read More »

Google to rival voice assistant Siri on iPhones

perth_map

Many of Google's products are also vying against similar offerings from other tech conglomerates like Amazon and Microsoft. The hype over Amazon's hands-free calling feature coming for Alexa has barely died down, and Google is already matching them with its own calling feature for Google Home. Read More »

Ransomware attack again thrusts US spy agency into unwanted spotlight

perth_map

Over the years, Windows PCs have been the battleground on which these attacks have played out, as hackers have exploited vulnerabilities in what for decades was the mostly widely used operating system. That could saddle the company with the XP albatross for many years past when it hoped to be free from having to maintain the software. He said the software attacking a vulnerability had been incorporated with other software and delivered in a way to cause "infection, encryption and locking". Read More »

North Korea missile tests: United States warns against supporting Pyongyang

perth_map

Security Council resolutions, on Sunday, which it said was a test of its capability to carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead", drawing Security Council condemnation. The test was especially galling as Beijing had reached out to North Korea to send representatives to the forum, a move that was criticized by other participants for sending the wrong signal to Pyongyang. Read More »

Thomas Pesquet revient sur Terre le 2 juin

perth_map

Au terme d'un voyage de trois heures, ils devraient atterrir dans la steppe kazakh le 2 juin, en milieu d'après-midi (16 heures, heure locale). "Des chercheurs poursuivront le programme scientifique engagé en recueillant des données au cours de la phase de réacclimatation de l'astronaute", précise l'ESA. Read More »