The Ministry of natural resources: rehabilitation of the Volga will receive 2.5 billion rubles

For the project “Rehabilitation of the Volga” in 2018 will be allocated about 2.5 billion rubles. This was stated by the Director of the Department of state policy and regulation in the field of water resources and Hydrometeorology of the Ministry of Russia Dmitry Kirillov writes “RIA Novosti”.

According to him, these funds are already budgeted next year. Kirillov said that part of the funds was found advanced the work on the budget and a further 1.5 billion roubles was obtained from Continue reading “The Ministry of natural resources: rehabilitation of the Volga will receive 2.5 billion rubles”

Milonov demanded not to allow the lessons of sex education in schools

State Duma Deputy Vitaly Milonov appealed to the Minister of education Olga Vasilyeva and Prosecutor General Yury Chaika with a request to prevent the teaching of sex education in Russian schools on 1 December.

In his letter the MP said that in the first day of winter in Russian schools to be held the Internet-a lesson for HIV prevention, dedicated to the world day of fight against AIDS. However, he noted that the discussion of this lesson in the workshop in the Ministry of health had Continue reading “Milonov demanded not to allow the lessons of sex education in schools”

Artificial muscles ahead of real power

Developed the technology to create inexpensive artificial muscles based on a rigid frame enclosed in a soft chamber. Muscles contract by reducing the pressure in them, and you can create them using different materials. The article was published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.+

Engineers who develop robots are often used in their inventions, designs, reminiscent of the functions of living beings. Despite this, for the movement of the robots still often use Continue reading “Artificial muscles ahead of real power”

Toshiba started the delivery of new UFS storage devices based on Flash memory 3D

Toshiba Memory announced the commencement of trial shipments of modules Universal Flash Storage (UFS), a new generation of mobile devices and wearable electronics.

Recall that UFS is the General specification of flash drives for various devices. Compared to the eMMC, UFS chips provide a significant increase in performance while reducing energy consumption.

In new products, Toshiba applied the 64-layer flash memory 3D BiCS Flash. Chips made in accordance with the standard JEDEC UFS 2.1. Continue reading “Toshiba started the delivery of new UFS storage devices based on Flash memory 3D”

Huawei spoke about the analogue system Face ID in iPhone X

During the presentation, a powerful phablet Honor V10, which can be found in our material, Huawei said that the development is a system, which is a similar to Apple’s Face ID.

Recall that the Face ID is used in the apparatus of iPhone X. This system allows you to unlock the phone, authenticate and pay for your purchase using the password model. Face ID works with the camera TrueDepth: on the user’s face are projected more than 30,000 invisible infrared dots and then based on the obtained Continue reading “Huawei spoke about the analogue system Face ID in iPhone X”

How do the children?

On family counseling in a rehabilitation center sit two adults and a girl of fifteen. Girl hands crossed, legs crossed, looking askance, the skin around the nails bitten sores from burrs. Scary to her. Although it is something to fear, ‘ve seen worse from native parents, drug addicts, and killed her in front of compatibilism. Fear girl disguises brutality and indifference. Let call her Mary. Masha from foster families. Standard features troubled Teens: absenteeism, frequent quarrels at home, Continue reading “How do the children?”

Western Digital included in the race for processor architectures

By the beginning of the seventh conference of the RISC-V Workshop Western Digital has published a sensational sort of press release. Austere it is reported that Western Digital will bring future computing architectures for a new generation of Big Data processing and will create the ecosystem faster data access. It would seem that who’s Western Digital in the world of processor architectures?

However, the SanDisk and access to Continue reading “Western Digital included in the race for processor architectures”

Pyongyang took offense at Russia for its support of sanctions against the DPRK

DPRK upset with Russia for its support of sanctions against it in the UN, said Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Alexei chepa, which is part of state Duma delegation in the DPRK.

“All meetings took place in a friendly, totally open atmosphere, they expressed openly their opinions, they have expressed certain grievances. (…) They have a grudge because we in the United Nations voted for sanctions against Korea. They say, why, why?” – chepa said to “Interfax” on Continue reading “Pyongyang took offense at Russia for its support of sanctions against the DPRK”

“The trouble is, since cakes start oven cobbler and boots stitch pieman”

Stopping power is… … of pantyhose

I’d never been on the Bosphorus. Was not on the banks of the Potomac. As on the banks of the Thames.

So don’t know how they appoint Ministers and Vice-premiers. Maybe they have to honor the professionalism of candidates, responsibility for assigned work, personal modesty, adherence to the law, decency, respect for ordinary people.

I do not know. But have seen enough in “18 Brezhnev years” as we have appointed Ministers. Willing to share Continue reading ““The trouble is, since cakes start oven cobbler and boots stitch pieman””

The sale of the VR helmets for the quarter exceeded 1 million units

While there are debates regarding the reassessment of the prospects of virtual reality VR industry was, at least, an important milestone. According to the latest report from analysts at Canalys, in the three months from July to September it sold over a million VR-helmets. This quarterly psychological threshold has been overcome VR devices for the first time.

That ensured such popularity? The decline in prices. “The dissemination of VR technologies in the consumer segment depends Continue reading “The sale of the VR helmets for the quarter exceeded 1 million units”