North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un and President of the Republic of Korea, Moon Jain, will meet on Friday, April 27, at 3.30 Moscow time near the demarcation line, Reuters reports.
It is reported that after the meeting of the leaders of the countries in the demilitarized zone, the honor guard of South Korea will accompany the politicians to the place of negotiations, which will begin at 4.30 Moscow time. It is expected that at the end of the summit the leaders of the countries will sign a joint document.
Kim Jong-una will be accompanied by his sister, Kim Yo-Chen, who has been the head of the propaganda and agitation department of the Central Committee of the Korean Workers’ Party since 2015.
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Russian diplomats held a meeting with the leaders of protests in Armenia
Representatives of the Russian embassy in Yerevan met with the leaders of the opposition of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan and Ararat Mirzoyan, the press service of the diplomatic mission in Facebook said.
The leader of the opposition of Armenia spoke about the guarantee of Moscow not to interfere in the political crisis in the republic
“I had a meeting with an official from Moscow, and I got assurances that Russia will not interfere in the internal affairs of Armenia,” declared Nikol Pashinyan, speaking in front of supporters in the center of Yerevan. Meanwhile, Armenian President Armen Sargsyan discussed the current situation in the country with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.
The EU does not intend to review the nuclear agreement with Iran
The head of EU diplomacy, Federica Mogerini, said that the EU does not plan to review agreements with Iran on the atom. This is reported by RIA Novosti.
Ukraine announced the search for 5.8 thousand remaining in the Crimea, the military
Ukraine announced the search for 5,800 people who were in service and remained in the Crimea after the withdrawal of Ukrainian military units from the peninsula. This was stated at a briefing by the head of the main department of the National Police in Crimea and Sevastopol, Anatoly Bakhchivanzhi, said in a statement of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry.
CNN: Russia is preparing another act of retribution
As reported by CNN, among the 60 Russian diplomats sent from the US were scouts who monitor defectors from Russia to eliminate them
American intelligence agencies have come to the conclusion that Russia is preparing another act of retribution to eliminate Russian emigrants, in which the Kremlin has already been stamped with “traitors” and “enemies of the country,” similar to GRU ex-employee Sergei Skripal, poisoned in Salisbury with his daughter
Almost half of Americans do not support Trump’s policy in Syria
According to the received results, only 44% of respondents supported the actions of the president in Syria, 46% of Americans spoke out negatively. In addition, 55% of respondents believe that Trump makes the world “less secure”, while 37% said the opposite.
Court in Turkey sentenced to prison 15 journalists of opposition newspaper
The Istanbul court sentenced 15 employees of the opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet, including its editor-in-chief Murat Sabunju, arrested on charges of having links with the organization of the opposition Islamic preacher Fethullah Gülen (FETO), the NTV reported on Wednesday.
“Yabloko” allowed the participation of Gudkov in his primaries for the candidate for mayor of Moscow
The bureau of the Yabloko party has approved the procedure for holding primaries to determine the candidate for mayor of Moscow. Representatives of other parties and previously excluded from Yabloko can not claim to be nominated. The leader of the Moscow branch, Sergei Mitrokhin, criticized the procedure.
ARMY AND WEAPONS
Pentagon: US Air Force planes encountered countermeasures against EW in Syria
US Air Force aircraft providing air support to US special forces and militants in Syria, faced with countermeasures of electronic warfare (EW) means. This, according to Fox News, said the commander of the Special Operations Forces Lieutenant-General Tony Thomas.
WSJ: Closed nuclear test site in North Korea was unsuitable for testing
The nuclear test site, about which the North Korean leader Kim Chen Yin announced on April 21, was unsuitable for use because of the collapse of the mountain cavity, The Wall Street Journal reports referring to the study of Chinese seismologists. According to the publication, collapse of the cavity occurred after the explosion.
Makron supports Trump’s position on the withdrawal of troops from Syria
Acting French President Emmanuel Macron shares the US position on Syria and the withdrawal of troops after the defeat of the terrorist organization “Islamic State”, banned in the territory of Russia.
The Syrian troops took control of the territory of Eastern Kalamun
The territory of Eastern Kalamun, including the cities of Dumayir, Jairud and Ruhayb, is under the control of Syrian servicemen, Tass reports. Earlier, the territory of the enclave was controlled by militants of various groups.
On the new armament of “Admiral Kuznetsov”
The only aircraft-carrying cruiser in the Russian Navy Admiral Kuznetsov will receive new weapons after repairs. This was stated by the deputy head of the Navy Viktor Bursuk, reports RIA Novosti. According to him, the repair work will begin in May 2018
In Donetsk, the NATO military was accused of firing at Yasinovatoy
The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic accused NATO servicemen of shelling the town of Yasinovataya. This is reported by the deputy head of the operational command of the Democratic People’s Republic of Edward, Eduard Bazurin. The city was fired from mortar shells 120 and 82 mm in the morning on April 25.
According to our information, NATO artillery servicemen, who arrived on the eve for field testing and training of Ukrainian law enforcers with AN / TPQ artillery reconnaissance equipment manufactured and supplied by the United States to Ukraine, guided this attack. – Eduard Bazurin, military leader
US tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles
The US Air Force (US Air Force) conducted the first in 2018 test of the intercontinental ballistic missile Minuteman III. This was reported by the press service of the Command of Global Air Strikes
The hunt for American soldiers is declared in Afghanistan
The radical Taliban movement (banned in Russia) announced the beginning of the annual spring season of hostilities in Afghanistan, rejecting President Ashraf Ghani’s proposal for peace talks. This is reported by Reuters referring to the statement of the Taliban.
Airbus and Dassault will develop a new European fighter
Leading manufacturers of aircraft in Europe, the company Airbus and Dassault, agreed to begin joint development of a new European fighter, said on Wednesday.
NATO will hold 106 military exercises in 2018
The North Atlantic Alliance planned 106 military exercises for this year, it follows from the NATO press release (.pdf). As explained in the alliance, 45 exercises will focus on ground operations, in 12 exercises will involve aviation forces.
The base of the Ministry of Defense of Russia serves as a staging post for the fighters of the PMC after returning from Syria
As the journalists of the Reuters agency found out, after the men of Wagner’s PMC arrive from Syria to the international airport of Rostov-on-Don, they are taken by bus to the Krasnodar Territory. It is there, near the Molkino farm 30 km from Krasnodar to the south along the M4 “Don” highway, there is a military camp of the Russian Defense Ministry
Scientists have demanded from Medvedev to stop the “practice of carpet blockages” because of Telegram
Because of the “unprofessional actions of the department,” Russian scientists, in particular, lost access to the specialized network of scientific contacts ResearchGate, the archives of scientific journals of the largest publishing house Wiley, the central repository of Java libraries and the site of the journal Science, the Council of the Society of Scientists said.
Roskomnadzor conducts a dialogue with Google regarding the blocking of Telegram
This was announced by deputy head of the department Vadim Subbotin. According to him, interaction with Google is becoming more constructive, and Amazon’s reluctance to go on a dialogue with Roskomnadzor official explained “political reasons”
Worse than South Sudan and Zimbabwe: Russia took 148th place in press freedom rating
“The pressure on independent media, from draconian laws to the blocking of websites, has steadily increased after Vladimir Putin returned to the Kremlin in 2012. Leading independent media have either been destroyed or taken under control,” they describe the situation with the freedom of the press in Russia experts of “Reporters without Borders”.
Rosfinmonitoring found in the “Panamanian documents” and “Paradise Dossier” related to the offshores of deputies and governors
Russians are controlled by thousands of foreign companies mentioned in these dossiers. These companies are connected “with a number of Russian public officials, including from the governor’s office, the deputy corps, the executive staff of executive bodies.”
This was stated by the director of Rosfinmonitoring Yuri Chikhanchin at the Eurasian anti-corruption forum, RBC reports.
“The service is constantly analyzing materials such as the Panamanian dossier, the Paradise file, the English dossier, etc. The analysis of this information showed that thousands of foreign companies passing through These dossiers revealed a number of dubious financial transactions for a total of several billion rubles. “
“Sons and Daughters of the Fatherland” on the snow in ballet and short skirts
Young participants of the contest “Looks at the building and songs” in Yekaterinburg marched on the snow-covered square in ballet and short skirts, writes Znak.com. Nearby stood warmly dressed soldiers and spectators in down jackets and hats.
The representative of the founder of the contest – the project “Sons and Daughters of the Fatherland” – Olga Rogulina told the publication that on the day of the event it was snowing heavily, and there were no other grounds for the organizers.
Europeans under the age of 16 have been banned from using WhatsApp
The messenger WhatsApp introduces age restrictions for residents of the European Union – now the user must confirm that he is already 16 years old.
St. Petersburg MP proposed to restrict access to social networks
Anokhin proposes to limit access to the social network up to three hours a day, and also to introduce mandatory registration only through the State Services. Also, according to the bill, access to social networks will be closed to persons under 18 years of age.
In Crimea for a year postponed the introduction of the resort fee
The resort fee is ten rubles a day for staying on the peninsula for every tourist
The traffic police wants to take control of the bus inspection
Control over the inspection of buses can return traffic police, told the head of the State Traffic Inspectorate Mikhail Chernikov. Now the control over the operators of inspection is carried out by the Russian Union of Motor Insurers.
On the Don the teenager has hammered to death of the pensioner at whom it was not found cigarettes
At the request to give a smoke, the 68-year-old man refused. Displeased with concern for his health, a 15-year-old boy beat the pensioner with his hands and feet, and then rummaged through his pockets and disappeared.
Court extends arrest to head of Chechen “Memorial”
Staropromyslovsky court of Grozny extended until June 9 the term of detention of the head of the local office of the human rights center “Memorial” Oyuba Titieva. This was reported by Interfax with reference to the press service of the center.
The authorities of Palma de Mallorca decided to fight tourists
In the capital of the island, strict restrictions are imposed on the rental of housing. Previously, in all the cities of Mallorca, authorities forbade the owners of apartments to lease them without a license. Violators were fined tens of thousands of euros, and the Airbnb service, through which apartments were surrendered, was fined 300,000 euros.
The budget deficit of the Pension Fund in 2018 will increase by 2.4 times
The draft law on amendments to the budget of the Pension Fund (PFR) for the year 2018 prepared by the Ministry of Labor says that the budget deficit of the Pension Fund of Russia in 2018 rises from 106.6 billion rubles previously approved by the government to 256.8 billion rubles. The document will be approved before the beginning of summer, reports RBC.
The share of Russians saving on food decreased
The proportion of Russians who are trying to save on staple foods continued to decline in the first quarter of 2018, according to a Sberbank CIB study.
According to the report “Ivanov Consumer Index”, the number of those who tried to save on basic food, limiting impulse purchases and preferring relatively cheap goods, was 64%. This is 6% less than in the previous year and 1% less than in the fourth quarter.
Why does gas in Russia become more expensive
Many people want to know why gasoline is becoming more expensive and how long prices can continue to rise. Recall, consumer prices for gasoline in Russia last year rose by 7.3 percent.
President Vladimir Putin explained to the public that gasoline prices have to be kept at a high level so that all fuel is not exported abroad
In Russia, they will tighten the punishment for the flight of drunken drivers from the scene of an accident
The Constitutional Court ordered the legislature to draft amendments preventing the driving of drunken drivers from the scene of an accident without a medical examination.
The Central Bank approved the plan for the rehabilitation of the Asian-Pacific Bank
The Bank of Russia approved the plan for the rehabilitation of the Asian-Pacific Bank (ATB) in order to prevent its bankruptcy. This was reported in the Central Bank, TASS reports. As noted in the message, the Central Bank plans to act as an investor at ATB.
Moody’s confirmed the highest US credit rating
International rating agency Moody’s confirmed the sovereign credit rating of the USA at the highest level of Aaa with a stable outlook. This was reported on Wednesday on its website
Trader Glencore will resume purchases from Rusal
Swiss trader Glencore decided to resume purchases from “Rusal” amid a softening by the US Treasury of the position on sanctions against the Russian company, Bloomberg reports with reference to sources familiar with the situation.
Tkachev wants to unite Rosselkhoznadzor with Rospotrebnadzor
Rosselkhoznadzor exercises control and supervision in veterinary medicine (including protection of the population from diseases common to humans and animals), quarantine and plant protection, use of pesticides and agrochemicals, ensuring soil fertility of selection achievements, in the field of quality and safety of grain and its products .
We believe that our system is viable, but not effective. We all the same want to create a unified system of control, supervision, as it happens in many countries of the world. – Alexander Tkachev, Russian politician
FAS issued Transneft permission to gain control of NCSP
Transneft received permission from the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) of Russia to obtain control in Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port (NCSP), FAS head Igor Artemyev told journalists. He clarified that the permit is valid for a year and, if necessary, can be extended.
SOGAZ and VTB Insurance have agreed to merge
The insurance company SOGAZ and VTB Insurance have reached an agreement on the merger, the Vedomosti newspaper reported citing sources. According to an employee of one of the associations of insurers, representatives of companies discuss the details of the future transaction.
“Gazprom” called the end date for the construction of the “Force of Siberia”
“Gazprom” plans to fully complete the construction of the “Siberia Power” gas pipeline to the border with China before the end of this year. This was in an interview with the magazine “Gazprom” deputy chairman of the board of the holding Vitaly Markelov.
Facebook increased profit by 63% in the first quarter
For the quarter, Facebook revenue increased almost 50% to $ 11.97 billion. Net income increased from $ 3.06 billion in the first quarter of 2017 to almost $ 5 billion in that.
“Naftogaz” last year increased profits by 48%
The Ukrainian oil and gas company Naftogaz of Ukraine last year increased its net profit by 48% compared to 2016. In the financial report, the annual profit is 39.3 billion hryvnia, which is one and a half billion in American currency.
The net profit of Statoil in the 1st quarter increased by 21%
The net profit of Norwegian oil and gas producing company Statoil ASA in the first quarter of 2018 increased by 21% to $ 1.285 billion compared to $ 1.064 billion for the same period in 2017.
The State Duma plans to introduce a new tax in Russia
The bill has already been adopted in the first reading. The new bill involves the introduction of a new tax on additional income (NDM). It concerns only the oil industry.
The brand “Aeroflot” has risen in price by 13%
Brand Finance published a rating of the value of brands of the world’s largest airlines. At the end of 2017, the cost of the Aeroflot brand grew by 13%, to $ 1.4 billion.
Presniakov Sr. spoke about his health after a heart attack
The honored artist of Russia Vladimir Presnyakov – the senior has told about the status after the transferred infarct. According to the musician, he feels well, and will be discharged, most likely, after the May holidays.
I just can give such a comment that he really is in the hospital, under the supervision of doctors, everything is already in order and now he will be cured a little. We visit him, the matter is on the amendment. – Natalia Podolskaya, Belarusian singer
Armen Jigarkhanyan hides all information about his property
Armen Jigarkhanyan continues to struggle with ex-wife Vitalina Tsymbalyuk-Romanovskaya. It turns out that the actor classified all information about his real estate, turning to the state for help.
Children Pugacheva and Galkin became models of the famous fashion house
Four-year-old children of Alla Pugacheva and Maxim Galkin took part in the photography for the fashion house Valentin Yudashkin. The fact is that the daughter of a couturier released a children’s clothing line, and now it is advertised by the children of Russian celebrities.
Kim Kardashian completely undressed for the sake of good sales
The star of the American reality show Kim Kardashian continues to amaze his subscribers. This time the infamous secular lioness decided on an unusual collaboration
Fans did not recognize the 79-year-old Galina of Poland with a younger face
Actress Alexander Urzulyak on his page in Instagram published a photo with his 79-year-old colleague Galina Polsky. Fans did not immediately recognize the film star of the USSR and Russia with a younger face.
VGTRK launched a new youth channel
VGTRK launched a youth television channel “Go”, which is designed for an audience between the ages of 10 and 25 years. Lenta.ru became aware of the launch of the new channel. The channel began broadcasting on Thursday, April 26
Sobchak aroused anger with a careless phrase from the Old Testament plot
“Candidate Against All” Ksenia Sobchak, being on vacation in London, provoked anger with a careless phrase from the Old Testament plot, and the fans did not understand what it was she.
She was such a rare creature that she came to Noah’s Ark herself. Classic. – Ksenia Sobchak, TV presenter
The wife of Vitorgan boasted apartments by the Kremlin for half a billion
The third wife of the actor Emmanuel Vitorgan Irina recently became a mother – in late February she had a daughter, Ethel. Now 56-year-old Irina has a full mouth: she not only cares for the child, but also gives elite square meters in the center of Moscow
George Martin postponed the release of a new book “Songs of ice and flame”
American writer George Martin said that the new book from the series “The Song of Ice and Fire” titled “Wind of Winter” this year will not work.
The canceled concert in St. Petersburg Aznavour will return to France
Canceled the concert in St. Petersburg due to ailment of the French chansonnier Charles Aznavour already on Thursday will return to France, the newspaper Parisien reports with reference to the representative of the artist Vinsans Stark.
Pornhub named the most popular porn actress
American porn actress Stormi Daniels is recognized as the most popular representative of her profession. It is the videos with her participation that are most often searched by visitors of the largest resource with adult content for Pornhub.
Web users did not recognize John Travolta with “stupid bangs”
Web users noted that Travolta’s appearance is unrecognizable. Especially amused commentators hairdo the actor with a “stupid bangs.” Some remembered the similar hairstyle of the hero of the comedy “Stupid and Dumber”.
Disney studio showed Dumbo’s baby elephant from Tim Burton’s new film
Danny De Vito, who played in the film trainer, said that the original film ends with the flight of an elephant Dumbo, and the new one will begin. The premiere of “Dambo” is scheduled for March 29, 2019.
Headliner of Kaliningrad City Jazz Festival is known
In August 2018, the capital of the Amber Region will host the 13th Kaliningrad City Jazz music festival. The headliner at the annual event will be the Russian indie band Therr Maitz.
Andrei Konchalovsky was awarded the Order of Merit for Italy
Director Andrei Konchalovsky became a Knight of the Order of Merit for the Italian Republic. The award ceremony took place in the building of the Italian Embassy in Russia.
Director of “Requiem for a Dream” wants to shoot a television series and comedy
Today, April 25, it became known that the popular American director Darren Aronofsky, who is the creator of such films as “Requiem for a Dream” and “Wrestler”, would like to shoot a television series and is thinking over creating a comedy.
Accusations of racism “deprived the voice” of Hindu Apu from the “Simpsons”
53-year-old actor Hank Azariah said that he will no longer voice the Hindu Apu from the “Simpsons”, reports the BBC. Accusations of racism cartoon series were presented after the release of the documentary “Problem with Apu”, where its author Hari Condabolu called the hero’s voice stereotyped
The scandal erupted after the German music award Echo
The Federal Association of the Music Industry in the Federal Republic of Germany announced that this prize will no longer be available. The reason was the delivery of one of the awards to rappers Felix Blume and Farid Bang for the album, which contained rude references to the Holocaust and the concentration camp in Auschwitz.
The director of “Ono” advised to take with him to the second part diapers
Director Andres Mousquetti, who is preparing to begin shooting the second part of “It” promised in the sequel a level of horror that viewers, he said, risk losing control of their own organism.
The possible cause of Bob Dorough’s death is named
The granddaughter of jazzman Bob Dorough hinted at the possible cause of his death, reports CNN. As the granddaughter of the musician Corin Wolfe told reporters, last year Bob Dorough diagnosed an oncological disease. Wolfe did not specify whether it was the cancer that caused the death of 94-year-old Dorew.
Group Brainstorm told about her career in cinema and her new album
Participants of the Latvian musical collective Brainstorm told about how they recorded their new album called “Wonderful Day”. Fragments of the new clip of the group were shot on the ISS by cosmonaut Sergei Ryazansky.
The work on the Brainstorm album was supported by producers from Sweden, which had a significant impact on the sound of the songs – they became even more musical, as the drummer of the band put it. There are only ten songs in the album, and one of them is in Latvian.
On a 3D printer, they learned how to print self-replicating objects
About the invention, scientists told at a conference CHI 2018. To create self-building objects, they used two polymers – polylactide and thermopolyurethane. The first expands upon heating, the second one is not subject to this process and acts as a kind of limiter for the polylactide.
Scientists have found a new form of DNA in human cells
Australian scientists from the Garvin Institute for Medical Research discovered unusual structures of DNA in the cells of the human body – i-motifs. They do not look like a famous double spiral, but as a cruciform node, according to a study in the journal Nature Chemistry.
Scientists: A record amount of plastic was found in the ice of the Arctic
Scientists report that in the ice of the Arctic recorded a record of plastic: 1 cubic meter. there are millions of particles. This indicator is critical for the region.
Scientists have told what kind of chocolate is good for health
The use of dark chocolate with a high content of cocoa improves immunity and increases brain activity. This conclusion was reached by physicians from the University of Loma Linda in the US, about their work, writes EurekAlert.
Muzykoterapiya reduces pain and anxiety in postoperative patients
As the meta-research shows, this method really helps patients to reduce the level of anxiety. However, the connection between the reduction of pain and music therapy is still difficult to explain even to scientists.
Scientists have shown on video how cells work in a living body
Specialists from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute on video showed the processes that occur in a living organism. Scientists have used the possibilities of light sheet microscopy and combined them with adaptive optics
Scientists in detail saw the enzyme of cellular immortality – telomerase
Scientists using cryoelectron microscopy have received the most detailed to date structure of human telomerase – an enzyme that provides immortality of cells, including tumor cells.
The theft of genes in bacteria helped the fungi learn to distinguish the top from the bottom
The ability to recognize the top and bottom ancestors of mucoral fungi has been acquired through the borrowing of at least one gene in bacteria, the scientists found.
Scientists talked about the simplest way to overcome depression
Scientists in the course of the next many years of research have found the easiest way to cope with depression. Physical activity helps to avoid depression at any age. It was found out by a group of scientists from the United States, Brazil, Britain, Belgium, Sweden and Australia, reports EurekAlert!
Scientists talked about the deadly danger of birth control pills
Specialists of one of the medical and genetic centers found that taking contraceptive pills increases the risk of thrombosis by 35 times for every 30th Russian woman. In three out of 100 women, researchers found a tendency to mutate in the F5 gene (Leyden mutation), which, with prolonged intake of oral contraceptives, leads to vein thrombosis.
The booster rocket “Rokot” successfully put into orbit satellite Sentinel-3B
The Russian launch vehicle Rokot with the Breeze-KM booster succeeded in bringing into orbit the European Sentinel-3B satellite for remote sensing, the head of the European Space Agency’s permanent representative office in Moscow, René Pishel, told Interfax.
A new map of the Milky Way contains more than a billion stars
Since its launch into orbit in 2013, the telescope has provided a catalog of more than one billion stars in 2016. In addition, Gaia measured the brightness and fixed the color of 1.7 billion stars from the Milky Way.
ESA showed a flight around the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko
In 2014, ESA launched the Rosetta space station to explore the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The probe sent unique photographs to the Earth, made during the flight near the celestial body. On the images posted on the web, you can see a heavy snowfall.
The Finnish company will launch a satellite with a hyperspectral camera
Director of Reaktor Space Lab Tuomas Tikka noted that with the help of this satellite it is possible to monitor changes occurring in the forest cover, the growth of algae, harvest, etc.
In the United States will complete tests of the “killer” RD-180 until the end of 2018
After completing the tests, the company plans to begin the final phase of the creation of the New Glenn launch vehicle. With its help, Blue Origin intends to “take away” part of the orders for commercial and military space launches both in the US and abroad
Scientists: Supermassive black holes travel the Milky Way
American scientists have found that supermassive black holes travel through the Milky Way, which also applies to galaxies. They are formed after their collision with stellar systems.
GADJETS AND THE INTERNET
Amazon refused to help Roskomnadzor block Telegram
“Roskomnadzor continues working contacts with Amazon and Google to stop providing Telegram ip-addresses for the messenger in Russia in violation of the court decision,” the message explains.
Mastercard launched a platform for transferring money to a phone number
In Russia, earned the service of the payment system Mastercard, which allows you to transfer money from the card to the card at the mobile phone number of the recipient of funds. This is reported by the newspaper Vedomosti. The system allows you to transfer funds to an account in any bank
Roskomnadzor blockages freeze the work of the offices of the Beeline
Various kinds of locks of Roskomnadzor paralyzed the capacity of the offices of the Beeline. According to the company “Vympelcom”, as a result of the settings of mobile phones there were problems, as access to Google Play Market is closed.
Google updated the design and security of its mail service
Google has updated the security system of its email service. The application received a new design and several additional features. Currently, access to the updated version of the postal service is provided only in the US and Europe in the English version
Presented mobile browser Opera Touch for one-handed operation
Today Opera Software presented a new browser Opera Touch for mobile devices, allowing you to surf the Internet with one hand. Soft allows you to synchronize with the desktop version of the program, without requiring additional password or login
Locks Roskomnadzor limited access to video advertising in RuNet
“In the case of the TV channel (” Rain “), where most of the content is video, this is especially unpleasant. We can not fulfill our obligations to clients to unscrew advertising and bear reputational risks and commercial costs, “said Rain digital director Kirill Bushev.
In addition, on the eve of the malfunction in the mail services Mailchimp and Mandrill because of their use of Amazon services. Rain uses these services for mailings, including trigger messages. This increased the burden on the channel’s support service, Bushev pointed out.
Russian Post Fails with Captcha Service Failure
“Mail of Russia” was faced with a failure of the protection service from bots Captcha on its website due to the blocking of IP-addresses as part of the restriction of access to Telegram, said deputy general director of the enterprise Sergey Emelchenkov
In Russia, blocked a major mining pool
Roskomnadzor blocked one of the largest mining pools in Russia. The lock occurred as a result of an attempt to block access to the popular Telegram messenger on the territory of the country. As a result, millions of IP addresses of large trading platforms were blocked.
Frameless smartphone Oppo F7 with self-camera at 25 megapixel comes out in Russia
The smartphone is made in a frameless design with a cutout screen in the style of the iPhone X, with the display occupying 88% of the front surface. Russian sales of Oppo F7 will begin on April 27, 2018 at the recommended retail price of 22,990 rubles. Smartphone received a front camera at 25 megapixel
MTS and KamAZ will develop unmanned vehicles
The companies, in cooperation, focus on the application of MTS telematics solutions in the navigation and information systems of KamAZ vehicles. In addition, they will be engaged in the deployment of a mobile network, including 5G, to ensure the operation of vehicles-drones.
AvtoVAZ launches serial production of LADA Vesta Cross
AvtoVAZ launched the LADA Vesta Cross series production on April 25 at Lada Izhevsk, where the first copies of the novelty came off the assembly line. The cross-version of the sedan has an increased ground clearance of up to 203 mm.
UAZ presented a special version of SUV Patriot for the World Cup 2018
As noted in UAZ, a special version is created for fans and people interested in sports events. Different SUV for the 2018 World Cup will be a unique body color, as well as an interior trimmed with leather, where there will also be special inserts and football symbols
Hyundai introduced a new sports sedan Lafesta
In general, the styling of the sedan is based on the conceptual model of Le Fil Rouge. The latter was presented last month in Geneva. During the presentation, the representatives of the company noted that the presented sports sedan was created including for the purpose of demonstrating the design of future models
More than a quarter of aluminum wheels in Russia are recognized as dangerous
Based on the study of Rockiness, experts do not recommend using the CDs of Proma and MEGALYUM (RF) companies, as well as X-Race, 4GO, Replay and Alcasta (PRC).
Jaguar will release a special version of the Jaguar XJ in honor of the 50th anniversary of the model
British premium car maker Jaguar is preparing for the premiere anniversary version of the popular Jaguar XJ sedan. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the first release of the model, she will receive an additional prefix “50” and will be called XJ50.
Volvo introduced a hybrid version of the crossover XC40
Volvo has developed a hybrid modification of the XC40 crossover, the new version is called the Volvo XC40 T5 Twin Engine. The car, which can be charged from the power grid, was presented at the Auto Show in Beijing.
Russia will have a new premium car brand from China
The Chinese auto giant Great Wall plans to bring to Russia new premium off-road vehicles under the WEY brand. Commercial vehicles will appear at dealers not earlier than in two years, but already now the manufacturer has started to prepare models for severe Russian conditions of operation.
Crossover MG X-motion: a frame athlete
At the auto show in Beijing, the audience was presented with a concept car park MG X-motion. This is the largest car of the former British brand, acquired eight years ago by the Chinese concern SAIC. And the cutest, except for last year’s concept of MG E-motion.
Nissan introduced the “extreme” pick-up Navara Arctic Trucks
Japanese machinery manufacturers presented at the motor show in Birmingham Nissan Navara pickup in the version of Arctic Trucks with the prefix Off-Roader AT32. The modifications turned the car into an all-terrain vehicle capable of operating extreme road conditions.
Lotus will release a premium crossover
British company Lotus plans to release a premium crossover. The corresponding statement was made by Geely’s vice-president for design Peter Horbury. Also, the company representative said that the new development will be intended for sale in China.