14 Jun, 2019

News digest for 06/13/2019

Putin spoke about the degradation of relations between Russia and the United States.

Relations between Moscow and Washington are getting worse. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview to the Mir TV channel.

They are degrading, getting worse and worse. In recent years, in relation to Russia, the current administration has already taken, in my opinion, several dozen decisions related to sanctions. – Vladimir Putin

Chubais proposed to introduce a carbon tax

Russia needs to introduce a carbon tax to encourage Industrialists to reduce emissions, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Chairman of the management Board of RUSNANO Anatoly Chubais on the sidelines of SPIEF.

The US will place a squadron of reconnaissance drones in Poland

Washington and Warsaw agreed to deploy a squadron of strike reconnaissance drones MQ-9 on the territory of Poland. The corresponding decision is indicated in the joint Declaration on defense cooperation signed on June 12 by us President Donald trump and Polish leader Andrzej Duda

Council of the United States geographic names renamed Kiev

Writing the name of the capital of Ukraine will change. According to the decision of the us Council on geographical names, from June 17, after the amendments to the base, the name of the city will be written “Kyiv”, not “Kiev”, as before. The decision was made after the address of the Ukrainian Ambassador Valery Chaly.

Israel attacked the Gaza strip in response to rocket fire

Israeli fighters struck at the “underground infrastructure” in the camp of the Palestinian Hamas movement in the Gaza strip, the Israeli defense Army said on Twitter. The military claims that these actions were a response to a rocket launched from the Gaza strip on the evening of 12 June.


It became known who will evaluate the work of governors in the regions

Moscow approved the composition of the working group of the Presidium of the Council on national projects, which will assess the achievement or non-achievement of performance indicators by the governors. This working group will be convened by the government, its head was appointed first Deputy Prime Minister Anton Siluanov.

Russia can place GLONASS stations in Argentina

The national Commission for space activities of Argentina offers Russia to place several GLONASS stations on its territory, said the responsible Manager for cooperation with Moscow Stanislav Makarchuk.

Putin will take part in the SCO summit in Bishkek

On June 13-14, Russian President Vladimir Putin will take part in a meeting of the Council of heads of state of the Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO). The summit will be held in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), according to the Kremlin website.

Media accused Zuckerberg in security issues Facebook

The head of Facebook mark Zuckerberg could be personally involved in problems with the protection of personal data of users of the social network. This is evidenced by emails Facebook, the newspaper The Wall Street Journal.

The US called the deadline for the ban on cooperation with Huawei

The White house gave two years to American companies to enforce the ban on doing business with the Chinese technology giant Huawei.

Trump called the best alternative to the “Nord stream — 2»

Us President Donald trump once again urged European countries to abandon Russian gas and buy American LNG. So he commented on the possibility of imposing sanctions against the “Nord stream — 2”.

According to the head of state, the US “protects” Germany from Russia, making attempts to block the construction of the “Nord stream — 2”. As trump noted, Moscow “receives billions and billions” from Berlin.

“But we have something better — large reserves of LNG. I think this is a real way out,” the us President said during a press conference with Polish leader Andrzej Duda.

The Russian defense Ministry is working on a technical task for a new aircraft carrier

The Ministry of defense of Russia began work on the formation of tactical and technical specifications (TTZ) for a promising Russian aircraft carrier, it is already known that it will be nuclear. This was announced on Thursday TASS source in the military-industrial complex of the Russian Federation.

The United shipbuilding Corporation reported that so far “specific tactical and technical specifications for the design of this ship from the Ministry of defense of Russia have not received.”

Putin supported the President of Moldova, Dodon

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Moscow will support President Igor Dodon in the political crisis that occurred in Moldova. He expressed hope that the partners of the head of the Republic in the coalition will be able to build a joint work in the interests of the state and the Moldovan people

Erdogan confirmed that the issue with the supply of S-400 to Turkey is closed

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan confirmed on Wednesday that the issue of supplies to the Republic of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 is closed. With such words, he spoke in Ankara, the broadcast of the speech is the NTV channel

“I’m not saying that Turkey will acquire S-400. I say that Turkey has already bought them, it is a completed business. They will be delivered next month, – said the Turkish leader. – We are not going to get permission from anyone to meet their needs in the defense sector. Didn’t we ask the US to sell us defense systems? Asked, but they refused, we were told that the us Congress will not allow it.”

Moving the capital of the far Eastern Federal district from Khabarovsk to Vladivostok will take two to three years

At a press Breakfast with media representatives, held on the fields of the far Eastern media summit, the Governor of Primorye Oleg Kozhemyako said that for Federal and regional structures that will move from Khabarovsk to Vladivostok in connection with the transfer of the capital of the far Eastern Federal district, it is possible to build new buildings, and the process of moving will take two or three years, reports ia REGNUM.

Trutnev was offered to join the ranks of deceived investors

The staff of the mission offered to buy apartments in HBC “Island”, reports DEITA.RU ahhh!

A letter with such a proposal was written by members of HBC “Island” to the presidential envoy to the DFO Yuri Trutnev. The letter says that more than 350 families of the employees of the University, scientists of the Feb RAS families are turning to Federal government employees, inviting them to join a cooperative ZHSK “the Island”.

As the authors of the text note, 20 unfinished apartments are vacant in the cooperative, and they must be sold to complete the construction. In this regard, the authors of the letter offer to buy these apartments to employees of the mission, which moves to Vladivostok this year.

The ban on wearing military uniforms of the USSR approved in Latvia

Forms of the USSR and Nazi Germany banned to wear to public events in Latvia. This was reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to the statement of the Commission of the Latvian Seimas on human rights and public Affairs.

Democrats resumed calls for the impeachment of trump

Democratic senators Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand, who are democratic candidates for the presidency in the 2020 elections, renewed their calls for Donald trump’s impeachment, Interfax reported on Thursday, June 13.

In Chita on the forum “Army-2019” will show the robot-sapper and “Sun»

More than 30 samples of military equipment, including robot sapper “Uranium-6” and heavy flame-thrower system “Sun”, will show the residents of Chita in the framework of the forum “Army-2019”, the press service of the Eastern military district.

Civil institutions in Russia are working correctly, according to the state Duma

State Duma Deputy Svetlana Bessarab believes that the situation with Golunov will help to come to the right conclusions. The Deputy of the state Duma of Russia Svetlana Bessarab shared his opinion about the outcome in the case of the correspondent of “Medusa” Ivan Golunova. Information about this was provided in the edition of iReactor.

T-80 tanks went to the far East

In the far East appeared first on T-80БВМ, entered service in the 38th brigade. About it write “news”. Due to its technological features, the “eighties” are well suited for operation in the far East.

“The choice is due to the fact that the gas turbine engine of this tank is very sensitive to dust, and also loses power in high mountains. In the selected region there will be no such problems — there is clean air and no mountains. In addition, the gas turbine engine is well started at low temperatures, which are often observed in the winter in this region,” said military expert Alexei Khlopotov.

5g users in Russia may face problems

Fifth-generation (5G) cellular users in Russia may face severe restrictions. Most likely, the choice of smartphones for them will be scarce. In addition, it is possible that they will not have access to the international rating, experts told Izvestia.

Frequency range 3,4-3,8 GHz, standard for most countries of the world, in Russia is occupied by military means of satellite communication. Cellular companies will probably have to work on the 4.8-4.99 GHz band. Its use provides for the concept of 5G development in Russia, developed by order of the Ministry of communications.

In the skies of Afghanistan shot down another American helicopter

The version is put forward that the downed helicopter may have been in service with the Afghan air force. However, the defense Ministry of this country also did not provide any comments. It should be noted that during the military conflict in Afghanistan, the Taliban destroyed several American drones

Pakistan announced its interest in the purchase of Russian weapons

Pakistan is interested in buying weapons from Russia, the Pakistani military are already in contact with Russian colleagues on this issue, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan said in an interview with RIA Novosti.

Israel first used in Syria “smart bomb” against the S-300

Israel first used in Syria bombs against the s-300. The Israeli edition of “Mako” reports that the Israeli air force successfully conducted the first tests of the latest glide bombs, the Spice-250 is designed to defeat air and missile defense medium-range missiles.

The new foreign Minister of Moldova recalled the Ambassador to the United States

The new Minister of foreign Affairs of Moldova Nikolai Popescu decided to withdraw the Ambassador to the United States Christina Balan, because she represented “the interests of a single party, not the country»

Pushilin appointed Russia’s Day of public holidays in the DPR

Earlier, the organizers reported that about 40 thousand people participate in the celebration of Russia Day in Donetsk.

We feel like a part of the great Russian world, and I am glad that we are holding this action together with Russia. — Denis Pushilin

The Russians said that they are ready to spend a million dollars

Russians in the case of winning the lottery a million dollars in the first place would like to invest the money in training, spend it on medical expenses or to buy a car or real estate, according to a study of the holding “ROMIR”, which is available to RIA Novosti.

The media learned about a new tool for banks to lock deposits

Data on how the funds were earned for the opening of the Deposit, as well as a report on the expenditure of withdrawn money, are requested from their customers by Russian credit institutions. This is reported by the newspaper “Izvestia” with reference to customers of Sberbank and ICD.

“Banks (in Russia) have found a new reason to block accounts and deposits, — the newspaper writes. — Credit institutions ask customers for a report.”

Sberbank explained to journalists that to the client for clarifications about the origin of the funds of the Bank employees are being used to detect unusual transactions. The credit institution did not specify information about what thresholds and criteria of operations are considered suspicious

US accused Assad of disrupting the work of the constitutional Committee of Syria

Washington put forward new claims against Russia in connection with the settlement of the situation in Syria. Us special representative for Syria James Jeffrey accused Russia that it “does not exert enough pressure on President Bashar al-Assad.”

Venezuela will release new banknotes

Since June 13, three new banknotes of 10 thousand, 20 thousand and 50 thousand bolivars are issued in Venezuela. This information was distributed by the Central Bank of the country, stressing that the new money will be put into circulation gradually and will complement the current set of banknotes.

Venezuelan foreign Ministry announced Maduro’s visit to Russia

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Venezuela announced the imminent visit to Russia of President Nicolas Maduro.

“We will soon see as President Nicolas Maduro in Russia puts its signature under new agreements for the benefit of the people”, — stated in the message of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Venezuela in Twitter

In Sudan, there was a new attempt of a military coup

A new military coup attempt has been made in the Sudan. According to al Arabiya, the conspirators intended to overthrow the transitional military Council, but their plans were stopped.

Russians decided to complicate the purchase of alcohol and cigarettes

Specialized stores for the sale of tobacco and alcohol may appear in Russia. The relevant bill was approved by the Ministry of health of Russia, the newspaper “Izvestia”. The Ministry noted that the restriction of the sale of these products will reduce their consumption.

Residents of Kolyma were allowed to catch two pink salmon a day for free

Residents of the Magadan region will be able to catch two pink salmon a day for free, reports OTR. Previously, this required a license. According to the regional government, the relevant changes have been made to the rules of fishing.

Named 4 products that have a negative “impact” on the face

Skin care experts have listed four products that soon after eating them are reflected on the face is not the best way – it’s alcoholic beverages, milk and dairy products, as well as sugar and foods that contain gluten.

The RBC survey showed fears about the illegal persecution

Readers of RBC, among whom a significant proportion owns their own business or occupies high managerial positions, note the growing interference of law enforcement agencies in doing business. According to the survey, more than 90% of respondents said about the growth of interference of law enforcement agencies in commercial disputes.

Russian universities will start issuing electronic diplomas

In Russia, universities will start issuing digital diplomas to graduates by 2021. The new model will be tested this year in five universities. Another 15 universities will participate in the experiment in 2020.

Carlos Ghosn left the Board of Directors of AVTOVAZ shareholder»

Former President of the Renault-Nissan Alliance Carlos Ghosn left the Board of Directors of Alliance Rostec Auto B. V. – the Dutch joint venture Renault and Rostec, which owns 100% of AVTOVAZ in may. In an interview with “Vedomosti” said the President of “AVTOVAZ” IV Karakatsanis.

Trucks differentiate fines for overweight

The Russian government is considering the possibility of reducing the minimum fines for overweight trucks and differentiation of these fines depending on the severity of the offense. Also, carriers will be notified of the violation through SMS, and the location of the points of weight and size control can be indicated on public geographic information resources (Yandex, Google, etc.). Road carriers welcome these measures, but note that there are still a lot of questions about the work of the framework, and, in particular, propose to introduce the responsibility of their operators for the accuracy of measurement.

In Rome, tourists were forbidden to walk with bare torso

“The old rules have been updated to adapt to the needs of modern society,” said Marco Cardilli, Deputy head of human resources and security at the Roman Council. According to the new rules, men are forbidden to appear in public places with a bare torso.

Primorye authorities want to repair up to 30 bridges a year

The authorities of Primorsky Krai will annually develop up to 30 projects for the reconstruction of road bridges that are damaged by floods, Governor of the region Oleg Kozhemyako said during a press Breakfast on Thursday.

Taxi can become a luxury because of the new law of the state Duma of Russia

The state Duma is preparing to adopt a law on the regulation of taxi drivers. Although the bill has not yet passed the second reading, experts and industry representatives fear that some of the proposed amendments will undermine the private transportation market

Daily walking reduces the risk of premature death

Scientists have determined that elderly women to maintain health and reduce the risk of premature death need to walk every day, writes the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Crimea became one of the regions with the highest soil pollution with heavy metals

As reported by RIA “New Day” in Rosprirodnadzor, the average number of soil samples in the residential area in the Russian Federation with excess of hygienic standards for the content of heavy metals in 2018 amounted to 3.53%. In 9 regions, this figure is exceeded by 3 or more times. Crimea among them – recorded excess MPC in 13.7% of samples.

“Kommersant” reported a possible postponement of the refusal of equity participation

The transition of developers to the use of escrow accounts instead of equity contracts can be postponed from July 1 to October 1, the newspaper Kommersant reported on Thursday, citing a participant in the meeting held on June 11 at the Minister of construction and housing Vladimir Yakushev.

In Russia may increase tariffs for garbage collection

In Russia, tariffs for garbage collection may increase again, because now they offer to include the costs of reclamation. If such an initiative is approved, the price increase will be about 5%. However, experts fear that such measures will cause a wave of discontent among the population.

Renewable energy generation capacity in the US for the first time surpassed coal

Members of the Commission predict that in the coming years the gap between coal and RES will only increase. By may 2022, only 867 MW Of coal-fired power plants will be built, and 13 276 MW of power will be decommissioned.

The volume of non-public procurement in 2018 exceeded 7%

Corporate purchases in the amount of about 7.5 trillion rubles were withdrawn from the public sphere in 2018. This amount is more than twice the figure of the previous year, revealed the monitoring of the accounts chamber

The amount of violations has nearly tripled. The total amount of violations detected by the accounts chamber in procurement amounted to 293.7 billion rubles — 2.8 times higher than in 2017.
In 2018, customers were allowed not to post information on procurement of services for the use of state and municipal property and financial services in the UIS. The list of purchases in the field of nuclear energy, information about which is not a state secret, but also should not be held publicly, was expanded.

Chinese turn off business in Russia

Quickly emptying the main transit points: the market of Moscow, in Lyublino and Gardener. This is despite the fact that the Chinese are used to work and survive even with a minimum margin, always took the volume of trade. About the prospects of our economy in your Facebook says Michael Zhukhovitskii.(https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2077924299175764&set=a.1443188805982653&type=3&theater)

More than half of Russians now buy goods only on shares

At the end of 2018, the share of Russians buying goods at discounts reached 50.6%, according to research company Ipsos Comcon for Kommersant.

Media learned about the possible reduction of the fine for oil spills

Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian government Maxim Akimov instructed the Ministry of transport and Federal state unitary enterprise “Rosmorport” to assess the validity of the existing fees that bunkering companies pay for the prevention and elimination of oil spills

“Hole” in the balance of “Troika-D Bank” exceeds 3.8 billion rubles

Today, June 13, 2019, it became known that the “hole” in the balance sheet of JSC “Troika-D Bank” (license revoked April 17, 2019) is 3.866 billion rubles. This is evidenced by the balance sheet published by the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.

Tkachev’s family business will not pay dividends

Other income decreased to 2.42 billion rubles (-25.2%), other expenses increased to 4.02 billion rubles (+19.2%). “Agrocomplex them. Tkacheva” suffers losses for the second year in a row.

Primorye will cease to hire foreigners in the forest and agricultural sector

The head of Primorsky Krai Oleg Kozhemyako today said that in the near future the region will abandon foreign specialists in two areas: agriculture and forestry. The only exception will be highly qualified specialists in setting up the equipment

The Governor Ilyukhin insisted that the agriculture of Kamchatka successfully developed

The Governor is not the first time notes the success of farmers. He even attributed them to the main achievements of the region in 2018. However, the optimism of the Governor regarding the development of the agricultural complex is clearly not shared by all residents of the Peninsula.

The cost of tomatoes in Kamchatka stores reaches 900 rubles per kilogram, cucumbers are not much cheaper. According to statistics, last season in the region decreased the acreage of crops. Gross harvest of potatoes for the year decreased by 2.5%, vegetables – by 26.6%.

The difficult situation is in the personal subsidiary farms of Kamchatka, where in six years the number of pigs decreased by 4 times, cattle – by 34.4%, reindeer – by 21.5%, birds – by 13%, sheep and goats – by 11.6%, horses – by 8.4%.

As for the large agricultural enterprises by Kamchatka standards, some of them do report to the authorities on the growth of production. However, the experts interviewed by the journalist of “Kam 24” are not inclined to unconditionally trust these data.

According to one version, farmers do not report the real number, for example, the number of deer, but the one for which they receive a subsidy from the budget. The higher the figure – the higher the subsidy. As a result, on paper indicators can grow (or at least not fall), and in real life decline. –

The President of Russia approved the system of individual pension capital

The launch of the IPC was approved by the President with the proviso that the connection to the system should be voluntary. The authors of the bill – the Central Bank and the Ministry of Finance – will have to abandon the auto-signature, which they offered. This is with reference to three sources close to the government, reported “Izvestia»

Google has cut the functionality of applications “Yandex” and “Kaspersky»

“At the end of 2018, Google announced changes to the policy of Android, and now access to information about the call and the caller’s phone number can only have a voice assistant installed in the system by default, or an application for which this is the main functionality,” a representative of Yandex told the publication»

Russia increased imports of butter

From January to April 2019, Russia increased the import of butter by 93.7 %, to 39.7 thousand tons, compared to the same period in 2018, according to the Federal customs service

The state Duma introduced a bill on the timing of the sale of housing without payment of personal income tax

The state Duma will consider a bill to reduce the period of ownership of housing, after which it can be sold without paying personal income tax (pit). The bill was submitted to the state Duma by the government, reported “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”.

“The bill proposes to reduce from five to three years the minimum period of ownership of real estate, after which the income received by an individual from the sale of such an object is exempt from taxation (in respect of the only housing),” — said in the materials on the website of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Amazon needed its own credit card

The partnership between Amazon and Synchrony involves the launch of the Amazon Store Card Credit Builder program, which will provide consumer loans with the possibility of interest-free installments for a year or two to borrowers with a low credit rating, because of which they can not take a regular loan from the Bank. The main condition for the cardholder is that he / she must make an initial Deposit of $100 to $1000 to his / her account with Synchrony Bank. According to FICO, more than 11% of the us population has a low credit rating.

Poland is stepping up purchases of liquefied natural gas in the United States

The Polish gas company PGNiG (the”Polish it Naftowe and Gazownictwo”, PGNiG) agreed with the U.S. Venture Global LNG on the acquisition of 1.5 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) per year than planned in the existing firms in the last year of the contract.

Funds of the national Fund of Kazakhstan increased by 12%

Funds of the National Fund of Kazakhstan as of June 1, 2019 amounted to 26 trillion tenge ($67.6 billion), which is 12.3% more than a year earlier. On June 13, reports analytical portal Finprom, citing data from the Ministry of Finance

Polymetal increased its ore reserves at the Veduga Deposit

Polymetal’s ore reserves at the Veduga field have more than doubled as a result of exploration and amounted to 2.8 million ounces of gold.

China produces more than 25% of its electricity from renewable sources

According to the results of 2018, the production of electricity from renewable sources in China reached 26.7% of the total output, amounting to 1.87 trillion kWh, Xinhua news Agency reported, citing the representative of the State energy administration of China Li Ye. Taking into account nuclear power, the production of energy from non-fossil sources amounted to more than 30% of the total.

Floating houses and boat sheds were chosen for the life of the Russians

Russian buyers have become more interested in unusual buildings for housing. Over the past year, demand for slipways, boat sheds and sheds, houseboats increased by 43.4%.

Google and Google are pulling production out of China

Google brings its production of devices for smart home Nest and server equipment from China to the United States to avoid sanctions duties of 25%.

Japanese Prime Minister does not want to become a mediator between Iran and the United States

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe does not intend to act as a mediator in the talks between Iran and the United States. During a press conference on 13 June, the Secretary-General of the Japanese government Yoshihide Suga said on the future visit of Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, in Tehran.

An investigation was launched because of the large number of dead seals in Alaska

NOAA launched an investigation into the “unusually large number” of dead seals found. It is noted that some animals have gone hair and they look thin.

The South Korean instruments for measuring cholesterol will be in China

Green Care Lipid is a medical device capable of measuring three types of cholesterol in two minutes and thirty seconds. It is known that in 2018, representatives of Green Cross MS and Horron signed an agreement on the export of devices for measuring hemoglobin.

Britain plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050

By 2050, Britain intends to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to zero, writes TASS. The relevant bill is going to make the British Prime Minister Theresa may. It is noteworthy that earlier the British authorities wanted to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by this date by 80%.

Children set fire to wreaths at the Eternal flame in the Urals

Police checked reports of possible abuse at the Eternal flame in the city of Serov. On the eve of there, according to local residents, the children set fire to wreaths and set fire, said Interfax head of the press service of the interior Ministry in Sverdlovsk.

In the Chelyabinsk region burned the Museum of nature in Taganay

In the Chelyabinsk region in the national Park “Taganay” completely burned down the building of the Museum of nature together with exhibits, the press service of the Park. According to preliminary data, the fire began to spread outside the building, near one of the storerooms.

In Russia threatened with criminal cases the creators of the series “Chernobyl»

The party “Communists of Russia” demands to ban the creators of the series “Chernobyl” entry into Russia, according to the Agency “Moscow”. It is also proposed to initiate criminal proceedings against the authors of Chernobyl under the article for public libel.

Presubsidy foreign filmmakers shooting films in Russia

In order for a foreign film Studio to receive compensation through its Russian partner, its budget for shooting in Russia should be at least 20 million rubles for a feature film and 10 million rubles for an animated film (in both cases, the minimum time of the film is 60 minutes), 5 million rubles for a documentary film (40 minutes) and one episode of the series (15 minutes).

Terry Pratchett’s novel will be a cartoon

According to Variety, it will remove the full-length cartoon. Two studios will work on the project: Ulysses Filmproduktion and Cantilever Media. Director’s chair of the project took Toby Genkel, and the script will write Terry Russia.

“Gladiator” Ridley Scott will receive a sequel

Recall, “Gladiator” earned at the box office $ 460 million with a budget of $ 100 million, received seven nominations for the Oscar and took five gold statuettes, including for the “Best film”. Will the sequel after 20 years to repeat the success of the original tape, time will tell

Jude law got the main role in the series about the mystical island

The star of “Young Dad” Jude law will play a major role in the joint series from HBO and Sky “Third day”. Only show is scheduled for 6 episodes. In the center of the plot will be Sam, who gets to a mysterious island near Britain

Sony will restart the animated series “Ghetto»

Representatives of Sony announced their intention to reshoot the animated series “Ghetto” (“The Boondocks”). About it transfers the information edition of Entertainment Weekly with reference to the corresponding statement of the company made within the international animation festival in the French city of Annecy.

Released the trailer for the series about the youth of Batman’s Butler “Pennyworth»

The network has the first full trailer of the series about the youth of the Butler Batman Alfred from DC comics “Pennyworth”. The action of the tape takes place in the 1960s in England. In the story, a former soldier, 20-year-old Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), plans to create a private security company.

Filming of a Chinese documentary will be held in the Irkutsk region

Filming of the documentary “Blood friendship”, the production of which is engaged in Heilongjiang broadcasting of Harbin (China), will be held in the Irkutsk region. This was reported in the regional government.

The book about Chernobyl Sergey bad Received an award in London

On June 12, the award ceremony of the London centre for Russian language and culture Pushkin house was held in London. The main prize was awarded to historian Sergey Bad for the book “Chernobyl: History of a tragedy”.

What kind of art creates an artificial intelligence

The Hermitage opened an exhibition “Artificial intelligence and dialogue of cultures”. The exhibition, organized by the Hermitage and the Russian direct investment Fund, presents only 14 works from 12 countries, but you can spend a few hours in the halls: visitors are thrown into the future, which they saw only in a fantastic movie.

Amazon is preparing a series about the youth of Sandra bullock

Amazon Studios together with Sandra bullock is preparing a series, which will be based on the story of the student years of the actress, writes June 12 Variety. In the series, bullock will act as an Executive producer.

Anthony Mackie will play in a fantastic action from Netflix

Anthony Mackie, best known for playing the Falcon in kynoselen Marvel, more firmly establishes communication with the online platform Netflix. Recently, the actor played in one of the episodes of “Black mirror”, and now signed up to participate in the film “Behind the fence.”

International festival of poetry on lake Baikal

The eighteenth international festival of poetry on Baikal named after Anatoly Korenkova opens in Irkutsk on 16 June at the court at Harat’s Pub in 130 quarter

The author of “Navigator” won the harms international competition

In the city on the Neva river ended the 16th literary festival “St. Petersburg bridges”. The forum summed up the results of the harms international competition “four-Legged crow”.

Astra Linux will put on smartphones

Previously, Astra Linux sold only servers, workstations and laptops. The largest supply of licenses held for the needs of defense and Regardie in 2018, totaling more than 100 million units, said the Director of product Astra Linux Roman Militsyn

Mail.ru Group and Rostelecom digitized school

Investments in the project are not disclosed by the parties. The joint venture will focus on the development of information products for the modernization of the educational process in schools, including diaries and communication services for teachers, parents and students, Mail.ru Group.

Apple wants to buy Intel part

Apple wants to buy a division of Intel, which is engaged in the production of modems for smartphones, writes the publication The Information. Rumors about the possibility of the acquisition of Apple division Intel appeared before, but recent data indicate that the negotiations are in an active phase.

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G smartphone has been certified in China

One of the devices that support 5g networks will be Huawei Mate 20 X 5G smartphone, which may soon appear on the market. In favor of this statement says that the device has passed the mandatory 3C certification.

The first devices with USB4 will appear next year

The first devices with USB4 will appear next year. Through it it will be possible to deliver information at speeds up to 40 GB/s. The basis of the standard will be used Thunderbolt 3 and USB4 will be backwards compatible with it.

Visa has launched a service of cross-border corporate transfers

The payment system expects that by the end of 2019 the platform will be launched in 90 markets around the world. Visa B2B Connect allows you to simplify payments from one member Bank directly to another and reduce the time spent on cross-border corporate transactions

LG has introduced a new UltraGear gaming monitors with IPS panel 1ms

At E3 2019, LG introduced its new UltraGear gaming displays. This year, the brand line features two models, and both monitors are the first gaming displays equipped with Nano IPS 1ms display. UltraGear line includes 27GL850 and 38GL950G.

The MIT algorithm helps robots guess where people are planning to go

Automation is becoming more and more real in the work, and that means robots work together with humans. But there’s a problem: robots are often lousy at predicting where people are going, which leads them to either fading or the risk of encountering their live counterparts.

HP’s first industrial 3D printing center in Barcelona

HP has several centers for the promotion of industrial 3D printing, but in the Old World so far there was no such site. In the United States, centers for additive manufacturing are located in Corvallis (Oregon), Palo Alto, and San Diego (California), and Vancouver (Washington). Abroad, the company’s 3D printing center is located only in Singapore. And recently, suggest our colleagues from the site ZDNet, HP has opened a center for industrial 3D printing in Barcelona. Barcelona 3D Printing and Digital Manufacturing Center is spread over an area of 1.2 hectares, which is approximately equal to three football fields.

Popular VPN service will stop working in Russia due to restrictions of Roskomnadzor

VPN service from Avast will stop working in Russia. This is reported in the company’s newsletter, on the official website of this product is not available. According to employees of the service, Roskomnadzor demanded that VPN providers limit access to sites from the blacklist.
Apple repaired a fully functional MacBook Pro for $10,000

American photographer Greg Benz told the story of how he spent $10,000 to repair the official Apple service centers of his laptop MacBook Pro, which, as it turned out, was all the time absolutely serviceable.

Xerox will present updated automation systems

The solution will automatically route the documentation pages to the desired devices: sizes up to A3 will be printed on the Xerox® VersaLink® C9000 printer, and large-format drawings will be printed on the ROWE ecoPrint i6 engineering system.

MyKronoz introduced new series of “smart” watches to the Russian market

Popular smart watches MyKronoz significantly expanded in functionality, whereby these models have more advanced options that are not available in previous versions. In the near future, new products of the Swiss brand will go on sale in large stores across Russia.

On “Yandex.The” notes “section appeared on the disk»

“Yandex” announced the launch of the “Notes” in the cloud service “Yandex.Disk.» To save the necessary information, you can place it in the “Notes” on “Yandex.Disk.» You can work with notes in The disk app for Android, disk 3.0 for Windows, or directly in your browser.

Google: users are assured that the forced imposition of advertising will not

A number of angry statements about the search giant forced him to note that the new rules in the work will not affect the “elimination” of blockers. This was the reason why users were afraid of new solutions, as they regarded it as the imposition of advertising and unnecessary content.

“Kaspersky lab” has developed the protection of car computers

Kaspersky lab is in talks with automakers to install a system against cyberattacks on-Board computers

“We are now making an immune operating system and are working with some automotive companies to introduce our operating system into their on-Board systems. That is, we leave their OSes and applications, but we guarantee immunity (from cyberattacks),” said the company’s CEO Eugene Kaspersky.

In China found evidence of ancient use cannabis

In China, experts were able to find ancient evidence of Smoking cannabis, reports naked-science.ru ahhh! According to the source, experts from the Chinese Academy of Sciences conducted another analysis of wooden bowls and stones contained in them, found at the Jirzankal Cemetery (Jirzankal Cemetery), which is located on the territory of the Pamir mountain range. The artifacts are more than two thousand years old, and they have traces of psychoactive substances of cannabis. The results are published in the journal Science Advances

Dolphins make friends through common interests as well as people

An international team of scientists from the universities of Bristol, Zurich and Western Australia conducted a thorough study of bottlenose dolphins living in shark Bay, located in Western Australia.

After making observations, scientists have concluded that these intelligent mammals prefer, like people, “friends with the same interests.” However, the interests they have basically only one food. That’s the way to get food using sea sponges dolphins and divided into “parasites” and “non-parasites”.

Pterodactyl babies could fly from birth

As the young could fly from birth, it gives the explanation of why they were able to reach enormous scale of the wings, much larger than any historical or current view of birds or bats.

Scorpion venom helped in the treatment of mice against tuberculosis

Two substances in the venom of Scorpions Diplocentrus melici have antimicrobial properties and are effective against Staphylococcus aureus and Koch sticks, not only against the usual pathogen, but also drug-resistant

Physicists could not explain the transparency of the Sun errors theory

Physicists from the United States and France received a highly ionized plasma of Nickel and chromium, heating these metals with a powerful x-ray laser, and then measured its transparency. The conditions under which scientists measured were similar to those inside the Sun.

In the protection of human viruses found gaps for drugs

An international team of scientists discovered previously unknown “grooves”in the shell of picornaviruses. If molecules get into them, the shell of the virus loses its ability to change shape, and therefore the viral particle can no longer infect cells. The researchers hope that they have initiated the development of a new series of antiviral drugs.

People stay true to the type of former romantic partner

Scientists have watched hundreds of volunteers for nine years, and during this time, many participants in the study have changed romantic partners. In the end, scientists decided that in the minds of people there is a certain image, which should correspond to their partners.

NASA plans to fly to the asteroid Psyche in 2022

After careful analysis, NASA headquarters approved the mission of Psyche, the purpose of which is to study the metal asteroid Psyche. The Agency has embarked on the final phase of the design and manufacture (Phase C) of the spacecraft, which is scheduled to be launched in 2022.

On the moon of Jupiter found deposits of salt

Using observations of the space telescope “Hubble” and the results of laboratory experiments, planetologists have shown that the yellow spots scattered on the surface of Europe, are deposits of sodium chloride, known to us as table salt

Discovered a dwarf galaxy that survived a collision with our

The authors of the hypothesis about the ancient collision — Leo Blitz (Leo Blitz) and Sukanya Chakrabarti (Sukanya Chakrabarti) — told about their new findings at the conference of the American astronomical society (AAS) held in St. Louis.

The magnetic field can keep the black hole of the milky Way quiet

New observations from NASA’s stratospheric Observatory help scientists understand the differences between active and silent black holes. Magnetic fields are invisible forces that affect the trajectories of charged particles and have a significant impact on the motion and evolution of matter in the Universe.

Astronomers have studied the composition of the atmosphere of the hot Exo-Jupiter

The surface temperature of the planet can reach more than 2,000 degrees Kelvin (about 1727 degrees Celsius). The reason for this high temperature is that the orbit of KELT-20b is very close to the host star: the upper atmosphere of the Exo-Jupiter receives a large radiation flux

Amazon will start supplying electric drones in the coming months

Amazon says drone shipments will start “within a few months.” On Wednesday, Amazon said it plans to launch large-scale drone shipments in the coming months, unveiling its latest design for its Prime Air fleet.

17 countries will join the work of the Chinese orbital station

By 2022, the Chinese orbital station will be fully operational, and by 2024, with the decommissioning of the ISS, it will be the only station in earth orbit. Earlier, Chinese designers said that the estimated service life of the Chinese orbital station is 15 years.

In the US, opened the reception of applications from those wishing to visit the ISS

Their collection is engaged in the company Space Adventures. Tourist flights will be carried out on Starliner ships of the American Boeing company.

NASA announced that in 2020, the space tourists will have the opportunity twice a year to fly on the ISS for 30 days. And they will be delivered to the station by American manned ships. For a private tourist, the flight will cost more than 59 million dollars, while for a ten-day flight to the ISS on the “Union” of tourists paid from 25 to 50 million dollars

Olympos is preparing to host the festival of science and space

Preparations for the annual science and space festival, which will take place from 26 to 29 July, have begun in Olympos. On Thursday, June 13, writes the information publication DHA. According to the founder of the festival and astronomer Zafer Emecan, the main reasons selected Olympos is a fairly distant location from the artificial lighting and convenience:

“This place has the best conditions for observation in the whole region, and really corresponds to the world class. In addition, there are many camping spots that can accommodate the participants,” said Amecan.

SpaceX will deliver the water to the Martian colonists

A private company is preparing two cargo missions. This will assess the potential for life on Mars. SpaceX management has published a plan according to which the company’s ships will conduct several flights to assess the resources on Mars, and the potential risks to the colonizers.

In Russia recognized Dragon more promising “Progress ICJ»

The reusable Dragon is more promising than the one-time “Progress MS”, because it is able to work four times longer in earth orbit, can be transformed into a full-fledged segment of the orbital station, has a greater load capacity and is able to deliver cargo from the International space station (ISS) to Earth.