Google wants to change our relationship with smartphones

It’s not too long since there was talk of a technological gap: Not everyone had access to new technologies, so some had more opportunities and rights, while others (Third World residents, poor people) were in the dark. Today, this debate seems outdated. In the Third World, they may very often not have access to water, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

New online fraud system with bogus requests for “damages”

Kaspersky experts have identified a new online fraud system designed to trick people, making them believe they are owed compensation. Under the guise of offering compensation for personal data leaks, scammers urge users to buy “temporary U.S. social security numbers” worth about $9 each. Victims were identified in Russia, Algeria, Egypt and the UAE, among other countries. Privacy and data are among the most discussed topics of Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

How mobile phones share our sensitive data

You use an app on your mobile phone, you make an appointment, order a product, make a reservation. All these simple daily actions of any unsuspecting citizen can lead to the creation of a digital file, which includes his/her consumer habits, the areas he/she moves, religious beliefs, political and social views, state of health, sexual preferences! Exaggerations? Don’t Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The dominant trends in the field of Virtual Reality in 2020

Global Data certifies the upward trajectory of the Virtual Reality field, both in terms of hardware and software. AI seems to be coming to work in conjunction with Virtual Reality trends, creating more and more interesting perspectives. One area where developments are expected is that of creating helmet processors and other objects that one can use in a Virtual Reality environment. Intel, ARM and Qualcomm are estimated to have a strong presence in this area. Enriching an Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Big Data trends in 2020

The Big Data sector is expected to continue to boom in the new year. Global Data gives a perspective on how this field of Information Technology will be formed in the coming months. A field that is expected to be a common place for all entities managing or dealing with Big Data is that of centralized management,since the trend is to abandon the different management centers and Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Why don’t I have a strong Wi-Fi signal?‎

If your ‎‎Wi-Fi isn’t working properly, it may not be your mobile phone that is to blame, but it’s your space; and specifically, ‎‎these 6 items in the room‎‎.‎ ‎Many metal surfaces‎ ‎Metal tends to absorb electricity‎‎, preventing the electromagnetic waves emitted by your router from spreading properly in the space, ‎‎thereby weakening your Wi-Fi Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎The first live robots were created‎

Researchers in the US‎‎ announced that they ‎‎created miniature live machines‎‎, a ‎‎kind of biological robot‎‎ that can be programmed to do ‎‎various tasks‎‎, from transporting drugs into the body until it cleans toxic waste in the environment.‎ ‎The artificial biological organisms (named Xenobots)‎‎ ‎‎were created from living cells‎‎ taken ‎‎from frog embryos‎‎, ‎‎designed in Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎Windows 10: Serious security gap in the operating system revealed for the first time by the NSA‎

In an ‎‎unprecedented for secret Service move‎‎, the ‎‎National Security Agency (NSA) of the U.S.‎‎ -the great overhearer- ‎‎publicly revealed that it found a serious security loophole in Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system‎‎, which could be ‎‎exploited by hackers or other malicious agents‎‎.‎ Normally you would expect-after the revelations of Edward Snowden- ‎‎the NSA‎‎ to Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎Windows that will display the weather‎ forecast

‎In recent years, Internet-connected devices have flooded many areas of human activity. We have smart watches, refrigerators, bells for the front doors, cars and more. ‎ ‎Nevertheless, ‎‎many experts‎‎ are not yet satisfied and estimate that ‎‎”the Internet of Things”‎‎ has not been extended enough‎‎. ‎ ‎”What if we could integrate electronics everywhere” ‎ Thomas Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

‎Microsoft: Windows 7 technical support stops today‎

The time has come and the few ‎‎Windows 7‎‎ fanatics will be forced to upgrade their computer’s operating system, as ‎‎of today Microsoft -as it had announced long time ago- is stopping the technical support of this older -but still popular- version of Windows‎‎.‎ Windows 7 users will no longer receive ‎‎critical security upgrades‎‎ and Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …