AOC company introduced three new gaming monitors from the G90 line: AOC G2590VXQ and AOC G2590PX with 24.5-inch and AOC G2790PX – with a 27-inch screen. All new items use TN-panels with a 16: 9 aspect ratio, a resolution of Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), a response time of 1 ms and a high screen refresh rate of 144 Hz in the G2590PX and G2790PX models, as well as 75 Hz in the monitor G2590VXQ.
The site for certification of Bluetooth-devices has information on a new tablet Huawei MediaPad M5, which apparently will be presented at CES 2018. At the same exhibition, there will be an announcement of smartphones Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro for the US market.
Alibaba’s Pandora Labs security researchers claim they can jailbreak the iPhone X – even with the recently released update to iOS 11.2.1. That would be a real sensation because for some time there is no available jailbreak for the latest Apple devices or iOS versions.
Acer has introduced a new version of the Swift 3 in a recent event, which uses AMD’s mobile Ryzen platform as a basis and will be available at the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018 at a price of 799 euros.
Sony’s forthcoming 2018 smartphone lineup was draining left and right lately. Last week, a possible XZ Premium successor has been discovered, carrying the H8116 and H8166 version numbers, after a set of different escapes. Some other 1080p flagships were cited in the news too, together with the following version numbers: H8216, H8266, H8276 and H8296.
Constantly increasing rates of development in the field of quantum computers allow us to say with certainty that a full-fledged quantum computer will still be created. However, the development of programs on quantum computers will require not only qualified personnel, but also development tools called the Dev kit (short for Development Kit). Therefore, Microsoft decided to “catch the wave” and introduced the first version of the software development kit for quantum computers.
Despite the fact that 3D printers are getting denser in our lives, they still remain rather bulky devices and do not aspire to miniaturization. However, Chinese engineers from MakeX Corporation presented the most compact 3D printer at the moment. The most interesting thing is that this printer is built into a normal backpack.
Intel Corporation reports that it recently received a patent for technology to use the facilities of mining equipment for the processing of genetic data. The authors of the idea Ned Smith and Rajesh Purnakhandran in the explanatory note describe the mining genome sequencing platform, which will determine the order of the nitrogen bases in DNA or RNA.
Mining can be done in many ways. For example, to buy a bundle of video cards is more powerful, make a farm, or even two, set everything up and start making profits. Instead of farms, ASIC-miners, specialized devices designed for the extraction of certain types of crypto-currency, or the latest development of Danish engineers-a special suit for mining, that allows the owner to use his own body for the extraction of crypto-currency.
On the Xiaomi crowdfunding site, a project for a secure electronic cigarette A & D e-Cigarette has appeared, which instead of nicotine contains vitamins and beneficial microelements.
A disposable electronic cigarette A & D e-Cigarette is made in the form of a small tube 12 cm in length and 1 cm in diameter. The body is made of metal, and inside it is placed a volatile liquid and a heating element. The developers report that together with the steam the body will receive vitamins A, B6, B12, C and E, collagen protein and coenzyme Q10.