Meizu M1 Notes from China

HTC One M9 a compelling upgrade

HTC has taken advantage of the scope phase of Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona to launch HTC One M9, its new flagship Android smartphone that will replace the acclaimed HTC One M8. The house of Taiwan did not want to upset totally his smartphone and the new HTC One M9 is intended as an upgrade of the previous model. HTC has not, in fact wanted to make radical changes to a design that is so pleasing that so many users and has received acclaim worldwide. So, if you do not change the winning image, HTC One M9 has a stylish shell complete ​​of brushed aluminum with polished edges gilt (144.6 x 69.7 x 9.61 mm) that encloses within a bright LCD display 5-inch with full HD resolution.

Meizu M1 Notes  from China

Announcements of major new HTC One M9 are thus not aesthetic and are all hidden inside the elegant aluminum body. Engine of this new jewel of the much-vaunted HTC Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 810 64-bit octa-core (4 x 4 x 1.5GHz 2GHz +) combined with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory, expandable up to 128 GB thanks to common MicroSD memory. These numbers reveal firepower of a high standard, with a capacity of processing very large can give important results such as imaging in relation to the knowledge of gaming. Continue reading

Meizu M1 Notes from China

Meizu M1 Notes from China

It is high time that skepticism of smartphones from China is set aside in the light of the great leap forward made ​​recently by Chinese manufacturers. Made of with some exceptions dutiful primarily the local market of the Clones appeared on the market high quality products, including this Meizu M1 Notes. Relatively unidentified to most people, at least to the nonprofessional, Meizu is a leading Chinese manufacturers and provides products that have earned the receipt and early sales successes not only in domestic market but also in Europe and USA.

The Meizu M1 Notes is a phablet Android screen of 5.5 inches and support dual-sim. It is not a terminal that raises clamor for the aesthetic solutions is adopted but it detects really well balanced throughout use highlighting very few weaknesses.

Meizu M1 Notes  from China

The tested model comes straight from China because it is not officially available on the Italian market, although it is purchased through certain channels of import. However, it should be noted that for this reason it is not compatible with the European LTE bands. For the rest, however, is fully functional and the version compatible with networks Italian is still coming. Obviously, the tests carried out have done without mobile networks fast, relying only on Wi-Fi. Continue reading

Towards the trucks to autonomous driving

The autonomous guided vehicles approaching quick steps toward the landing place on the roads and in all probability, the revolution will start from the commercial vehicles. In the test circuit Asta Zero in Sweden, Kasich Trafficked has tested such a system for the platooning of heavy vehicles , a solution that allows you to connect several vehicles in a convoy in which only the first in line is effectively controlled by a driver.

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The equipment provided by Kasich V2X for the project allows communication between vehicles infrastructure V2I or Vehicle To Infrastructure vehicle to vehicle V2V or Vehicle to Vehicle the means so interconnected into a single virtual convoy are able to automatically follow the truck leader and to copy the behavior accelerating braking turning in exactly the same way so as to maintain a fixed distance and constant speed. Continue reading

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Microsoft announces Surface 3 with Windows 8.1

Microsoft announced the Surface 3, the successor to the Surface 2. Contrary to expectations, the Redmond did not wait to introduce the new tablet pc in an official event but has simply left the task of his presentation to a press let go published within his official blog. The new tablet is the synthesis of the knowledge of these years began with the debut of the Surface RT . However, as they had anticipated some rumors, the Redmond has abandoned the operating system Windows RT in favor of the full version. The new Surface 3 adopts fact Windows 8.1, of course upgradeable to Windows 10 when it will be released next summer.

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Surface 3, specifications techiche

The new Surface 3 always has the same build quality with the use of fine materials. Thanks to the painstaking work of Microsoft, the Surface 3 is even more compact and lighter than the previous model: 8.7 mm thick for 622 grams. The elegant and refined magnesium shell of the new tablet Windows, with kickstand 3 dissimilar positions, now encompasses one screen ClearType HD 10.8-inch Full HD (1,920 x 1,280 pixels) with aspect ratio of 3: 2 as in the Surface Pro 3. Continue reading

Apple Watch

Apple Watch the first landing app

Arrives in stores April 24, and only in selected countries, but all seems to be ready for the launch of Apple Watch. In addition, while the Cupertino Company officially announces the Apple Watch Shop in London, Paris and Tokyo, on the App Store come into view the first intelligent clock dedicated applications.

Apple today launch the publication of the first software dedicated to Apple Watch, available today on the US section of the App Store. As already known, these applications will be handled through an iPhone updated to iOS 8.2, thanks to a special section for matching the smartwatch. Are thirty software already available, destined to multiply dramatically over the coming weeks? According to unconfirmed rumors, in fact, Cupertino would arrive at the launch of the machine with hundreds of proposals available to consumers.

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List all the obtainable titles is a difficult task, also because it will serve until the release of Apple Watch in Italy to find out which app actually arrive on the boot. From the description of some of these, however, it is possible to draw a profile of functions not yet fully explored the wrist device. The application developed by Evernote , popular software-rounder in the world iOS, reveals the ability to dictate notes using the microphone of the device, and then sync them automatically with other iDevice in use. Continue reading

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Facebook drones eagle connect the world

On the second day of the conference F8, Facebook announced its plans to connect to the Internet billion people around the world, especially to provide connectivity to all those who are not reached by the infrastructure of broadband network. Facebook then begin to test a new version of its solar-powered drone from next summer.

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Earlier this month, the social network had already begun to make a number of tests on a model drone smaller, but the final version will present a wingspan equal to that of a Boeing 737 but weighs only as much as a small car. The drone, code named “Eagle ” is part of the project with which Mark Zuckerberg intends to offer connectivity in disadvantaged countries reaching almost 2.8 billion people. How Facebook Google also is experiencing similar solutions to reach people who are currently excluded from the new telecommunications infrastructure. Continue reading

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Facebook confirms Messenger

The rumors of the past week are accurate messenger will become a stage. The confirmation came directly from Facebook that, by mistake, he sent a notification through the official app of the F8 Conference, to be held from 25 to 26 March in San Francisco. The message also contains a reference to parse for IoT and a mysterious Teleportation Station.

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The Menlo Park Company had already announced that there will be ads for all its major products Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, Parse and Oculus. During the opening keynote, Mark Zuckerberg will unveil the future of messaging app. Today, users can make calls, send/receive messages, photos, videos, sticker, voice messages and money to friends, but all these features are offered directly by Facebook. Continue reading

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Amazon will test the drones for deliveries

Amazon will experience his service drones for delivery of goods. The FAA Federal Aviation Administration has in fact granted the company permission to fly its drones to start testing its service delivery by air. Amazon, in particular, will be able to fly its drones only during the day, below a maximum altitude of 400 feet (about 122 meters) and weather circumstances of perfect visibility. The means must therefore fly in optimal weather conditions.

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The FAA also requires to Amazon to maintain eye contact with the drones during their flight the certificate issued by FAA testing also provide that the colossus of ‘ e-commerce provides monthly all flight data such as the number of transactions, the flight time of the pilots, any hardware or software malfunctions, driving evils and more . Despite the imposition of these rigid poles by FAA, question for Amazon is good news as the project delivery by drones seemed having aground just because of the rules of the American aviation which effectively prevented the flight of drones in zones inhabited. Continue reading

IoT devices security

Smart home and IoT devices security zero

Symantec has analyzed 50 devices for smart home currently for sale and found that many IoT devices offer only a basic protection against the most common attacks made ​​online. The presence of known vulnerabilities in the devices and the mobile app used for remote control has confirmed that unluckily for the manufacturers safety is a secondary feature. The software provides users with some tips to minimize the risks.

IoT devices security

Are already available on the marketplace several solutions to create a smart home. You can buy appliance equipped with an Internet connection or turn an old model in a device IoT. Their spread is still in its infancy, but it is expected a rapid increase in sales in the coming years. According to Gartner, there will be 25 billion “things” linked by 2020. This means that the cyber attacks are set to grow exponentially. Continue reading

How to activate WhatsApp

How to activate WhatsApp

The wait is over the functionality Call of WhatsApp is now available, but its start at the time is not automatic. To make free phone calls to contacts with whom it is customary to exchange chat messages serves a mandatory invite. To be more precise it is essential to receive a call from those who already have the service.

One introduced these days is yet another evolutionary step of WhatsApp, which by easy application for instant messaging has become thanks to acquisition by Facebook in the last period a platform for communication to 360 degrees for example with the launch of web interface that allows you to browse the conversations from the comfort of your desktop browser. This time it is the phone calls it should be noted are currently available only on smartphones Android. Those in possession of a device iOS or Windows Phone then for now remain empty-handed.

How to activate WhatsApp

WhatsApp Calls: how to activate

Activate Call WhatsApp is something relatively simple: just get a phone call from those who already have access to the service. It is therefore necessary to find a friend willing to spend a few seconds to make the call, thus perpetrating a viral buzz on the involvement and direct contact. Alternatively, you can rely on the many initiatives of sharing contacts that already are being born on the Net, but paying particular attention, because you have to provide your phone number. Be wary however, the inevitable “chain letters” that push to join a site or service in swap for an invitation, with the risk of becoming an easy target for spam or malware. Continue reading