Creating a laptop is not the strength of Hewlett-Packard Company, but it is released to the market the first production model with built-in motion controller. This interface looks quite organically in this form factor, as when the user's hands are always on the keyboard.
The new model of notebook-transformer on the basis of 64-bit Windows 8.1 operating system was presented by ASUS this week. Book Flip TP300LA received a 13.3-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, Intel Core i5-4210U processor with a frequency of 1.7 GHz (in Turbo Boost mode accelerates to 2.7 GHz), Intel HD Graphics 4400 graphics card, 8 GB of RAM, hard drive capacity of 500 GB modules and WiFI (802.11ac / a / b / g / n) and Bluetooth. The battery provides continuous operation of the device for 7 hours, and in the sale of novelty will be priced at $ 799.
Owners of modern gadgets are not very willing to attend classical music concerts. But creative thought lives, even in such a conservative place like Philharmonic. To interest and attract the younger generation of musicians from the Czech National Symphony Orchestra have decided to throw their old-fashioned tools, and pick up smartphones and tablets! It is from mobile devices 60 musicians under the control of this conductor removed charuyushie opera sounds of "Carmen". I think it sounds ridiculous and even somehow unprofessional, but in reality it was very serious. painstaking work to synchronize gadgets 227 was done before the concert programmers. First they changed the operating system on each of the devices, thereby preventing the possibility of system failure. Then, on tablets and smartphones were installed programs that imitate the sounds and play musical instruments. Finally, by Wi-Fi are all gadgets connected together in a network. Experiment Czech musicians drew the attention of not only music lovers but also technicians.
Nostalgia for the cameras of Polaroid is haunted by various inventors and periodically there are devices that allow you to quickly print just taken. The next such project was SnapJet, a campaign to raise funds for the production of which began yesterday on Kickstarter. An interesting feature of the device is the ability to print images scanned with a smartphone screen. The theoretical maximum image quality of the print is 1200 dpi, which allows receiving pictures in resolutions, significantly exceeding the capabilities of modern displays. In case of successful completion of SnapJet campaign will go on sale for as low as $ 150 in November of next year.
IBM and Red Hat has come into a project to develop an open cloud OpenStack, told the website GigaOm. The companies the project has not yet commented. Recall that OpenStack was opened about two years ago as a partnership project between NASA and the cloud hosting company RackSpace. Now developers OpenStack ecosystem includes about 150 companies, and more than 2,000 programmers.
Scientists from the University of California found an unusual use of smartphones: GPS-equipped devices using sensors to gather information about the underwater world. In the experiment, 100 "smart phones" were involved, 40 of which were a kind of autonomous robots can independently overcome obstacles in their path. Authors of the project hope that their development will replace the existing device to observe the underwater world more high-tech. Based on smartphones sensors can have a wider range of applications and are more convenient to use. Each device is a waterproof capsule equipped with a battery and Android-smartphone equipped with a GPS sensor. For the transmission of information using an application that sends data every few seconds. Slightly less than half received capsules miniature propellers that allow smartphones to avoid obstacles. One of the challenges facing scientists, - the need to reduce the cost of these "sensors" that cost several thousand dollars each. This issue has become particularly acute after a few smartphones sailed to an unknown destination or have been damaged.
Lenovo has updated its line of monoblock computers interesting model under the name IdeaCentre B750, which stands an excellent widescreen 29-inch display with an aspect ratio of 21: 9. This will comfortably watch movies on Blu-Ray in its original format without black bars on the edges of the screen, and to immerse themselves in a three-dimensional world of games through the use of peripheral vision. From spectacular appearance is not far behind and filling komgyutera, but about it later ...
The company MediaTek has announced the Helio P10 - high-performance chipset middle class, intended for the growing segment of thin smartphone with flagship features. Chipset Helio P10 includes a 64-bit eight-True8Core ™ processor architecture ARM Cortex-A53 and GPU ARM Mali-T860, operating on a frequency of 2 GHz and 700 MHz, respectively.
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