Category: Gadgets

Samsung introduced a 30 TB SSD drive

Almost two years ago, South Korean company Samsung introduced a solid state drive (SSD) of 15.36 TB, intended for use in enterprise storage systems. And after 2 years, Samsung announces the release of a new drive, with a doubled capacity and performance. The novelty in the 2.5-inch form factor of the new PM1643 series is based on …

The US government proposed to make SpaceX an Internet provider

On the coming Saturday, SpaceX company is going to put into orbit two test satellites Microsat 2a and 2b, which will distribute the Internet, covering an area of ​​up to ten kilometers each. These two satellites are a “drop in the ocean”, because a few years ago the company Ilona Mask proposed to put into orbit a whole “pleiad” …

Cockroaches taught robots to overcome obstacles

Hardly among us there are many fans of cockroaches. Besides not the most pleasant appearance, these insects bring a lot of problems to people. But not scientists. Scientists, on the contrary, like to study cockroaches in order to learn about their unique properties. And recently, thanks to cockroaches, robots have learned to perform a number of new tricks. A group …

Miners become an obstacle in the search for extraterrestrial civilizations

The production of crypto currency became so popular that miners literally dared all the powerful graphics adapters from the counters. Dissatisfied gamers can not find the right video card, and NVIDIA encourages sellers to limit the sale of devices, releasing one by one. But, as it turned out, gamers – notthe onlypeople affected by the activity of miners. Recently, with similar …

In China, the factory that recycled the Galaxy Note 7 batteries

Karma is an insidious thing. Samsung ‘s plant , located in the Chinese city of Tianjin and engaged in the production of batteries for smartphones of the South Korean technological giant, suddenly caught fire. Just like the batteries of smartphones Galaxy Note 7, which were created precisely at this enterprise. According to eyewitnesses, on the territory of the plant there was just a …

In China, the factory that recycled the Galaxy Note 7 batteries

Karma is an insidious thing. Samsung ‘s plant , located in the Chinese city of Tianjin and engaged in the production of batteries for smartphones of the South Korean technological giant, suddenly caught fire. Just like the batteries of smartphones Galaxy Note 7, which were created precisely at this enterprise. According to eyewitnesses, on the territory of the plant there was just a …

“Scale of the Dragon” – a flexible solar battery with a thick sheet of paper

American company mPower Technology has developed a thin, flexible and light solar battery, which can easily be glued, for example, a drone or some kind of gadget, significantly increasing the functionality of any surface. The development is called “Dragon SCALE”, because its appearance really looks more like a scales than a solar panel. The developers report that their panels …

Micro Mote created the smallest computer in the world

The company Micro Mote presented a working model of a computer with a volume of 1 cubic millimeter, and the computing power of this “kid” is enough to become the computing center of a wide variety of devices: from small cameras to medical devices and other miniature equipment of the increasingly popular Internet of things. Now, …