Panasonic and Leica team up to jointly develop cameras and lenses as part of the L² project

Panasonic and Leica have announced a new collaboration under the name L² (from the first letters of Leica and Lumix), in which they will jointly develop cameras, lenses and imaging technologies. The L² branding will be used in future marketing... Read more

Wired: China has been accusing the US of cyber espionage. But uses old public information for this

Since the beginning of 2022, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and cybersecurity companies have been increasingly alleging alleged US cyber espionage. So far, such accusations have been rare. They seem to be based on obsolete and well-known technical details.... Read more

'Stranger Things' sequel had the best start among Netflix series with 286.79 million hours watched in two days

On May 27, the first part of the fourth season of the sci-fi series Stranger Things created by the Duffer brothers was released on Netflix on May 27 – as expected, the high-profile and long-awaited premiere was marked by a... Read more

PC of the Month (June 2022)

In anticipation of the biggest gaming launch of Summer Game Fest on June 9th, it’s time to brainstorm about a potential upgrade to an old PC or build of a whole new one. As usual, three configurations with a different... Read more

In Ukraine, from July 1, the amount of insurance amounts under the contracts of "autocitizenship" is increasing – the NBU assures that the cost of the OSAGO policy "will not increase significantly"

The National Bank of Ukraine has changed the terms of compulsory insurance of civil liability of land vehicle owners. The changes will come into force on July 1, 2022 and will affect 42 insurers that are members of the MTIBU... Read more

Elon Musk had a Twitter spat with the satirical video game site Hard Drive after he “stole” a meme from him (cut off the watermark)

On May 30, Elon Musk posted on Twitter a screenshot of the headline of the news from the gaming satirical site Hard Drive that the encrypted letter of the famous Zodiac serial killer could be decrypted by opening it in... Read more

From July 11, a ban on smoking e-cigarettes in public places comes into force in Ukraine

On the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, which was celebrated on May 31, the Ministry of Health of Ukraine recalled the ban on smoking electronic cigarettes and similar devices in public places – new anti-tobacco legislation will come into... Read more

Rachel Zegler (West Side Story, Snow White) to star in The Hunger Games prequel The Ballad of Snakes and Songbirds

Rachel Zegler and Tom Blyth will star in the next Hunger Games movie, a prequel called The Ballad of Snakes and Songbirds. The film follows a young Coriolanus Snow (Tom Blyth) who becomes Lucy Gray Baird’s (Rachel Zegler) mentor during... Read more

Elon Musk threatened Tesla top management with dismissal if they refuse to return to the office after the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions

Elon Musk required executives to return from remote work and spend at least 40 hours a week in the office. This became known from an email that the head of Tesla sent to employees. Headlined “Remote work is no longer... Read more

Safari crosses the 1 billion user mark for the first time – Chrome already has over 3 billion

According to Atlas VPN statistics , 19.16% of all Internet users have the Safari browser installed. This is the second browser after Chrome, which was able to score more than a billion. Chrome has 3.3 billion. The report states that... Read more

First gameplay teaser for Sonic Frontiers released

Sonic Team has released a very short teaser trailer for the upcoming Sonic Frontiers game. In the video, you can see how the most famous hedgehog in the world rushes through the fields, scans the area and fights with opponents.... Read more

All-Ukrainian online lesson on mine safety for schoolchildren

On June 1, Ukraine and the entire civilized world celebrate International Children’s Day – taking this opportunity, the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine drew attention to the vital mine safety and organized online lessons for schoolchildren to tell... Read more

Crypto Exchange Division Binance Creates a $500M Fund to Invest in Web3 and Blockchain

Binance Labs, the venture capital and incubation arm of leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance, on Wednesday announced the creation of a $500 million investment fund to develop Blockchain and Web3.0 technologies. The fund is backed by the world’s leading institutional investors... Read more

More than 1.7 million Ukrainians took part in the Diya gun ownership survey — 59% support the idea

The Diya app has completed an online survey on civilian firearms trafficking. On the result of the vote, which lasted seven days from May 25, told in Mintsifra. Shortly before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, parliament voted in the first reading for... Read more

Meta: The EU is like a "fishing trawler" collecting lots of useless documents as part of an antitrust investigation

Meta has accused the European Union competition authority of acting like a “fishing super trawler”. According to the company, the antitrust agency is collecting a huge amount of “completely irrelevant” documents in an attempt to create a case against the... Read more

Disney+ releases first trailer for Robert Zemeckis' Pinocchio with Tom Hanks

Walt Disney Studios has released the trailer for the upcoming Pinocchio movie. The premiere took place during the broadcast of Good Morning America on Disney’s ABC channel. Later, the video was added to the studio’s official YouTube channel. Help Director... Read more

UNIT.City reinventing the work – how does the innovation park work in the minds of the war?

In Kiev, having reinvented its UNIT.City robot, a technological park has built its infrastructure for residents and guests, as well as developing a new model of robotics in the minds of war. Help On the first day of the Russian... Read more

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2 goes on sale ahead of schedule, it will get an 11th generation Intel CPU, improved camera and autonomy up to 13.5 hours

It looks like Microsoft is about to announce an updated version of its compact Surface Go laptop. This is evidenced by the early publication of the page with the device by one of the Korean sellers. Help The most significant... Read more

France bans civil servants from using English gaming terms like "e-sports" and "streaming" to keep the language clean

The French government officially banned certain gaming terms in order to keep the French language pure. Anglicisms are proposed to be replaced by terms from the French language. The Guardian writes about it. Help For example: Pro gamer = Joueur... Read more

The trailer for the second part of the fourth season of Stranger Things / Stranger Things hints at the return of the Mind Flayer

The trailer for the second part of the fourth season of Stranger Things / Stranger Things has become available to fans. Recall that this season is divided into two parts: the first includes seven episodes and was shown on May... Read more

Anonymous hacktivists attacked Belarusian government websites and then published 184 GB of emails from the Russian metallurgical engineering group Metprom

Last week, Anonymous declared cyber war on the Russian hacker group Killnet. And on April 30, hacktivists took over the state websites of Belarus, which supports the Russian Federation in the war against Ukraine. Help “A massive Anonymous attack against... Read more

Datagroup-Volia: connected 400 bomb shelters to the Internet and allowed Ukrainians to watch 22 channels for free

With the beginning of the war, Datagroup-Volia began to actively connect bomb shelters and refugee centers to free Internet. In addition, she launched the TV Without Borders project, which allows Ukrainians abroad to watch Ukrainian TV for free. We asked... Read more

PrivatBank launched a service for replenishing bank cards at the cash desks of retail outlets

The state-owned PrivatBank has launched a new service – cash replenishment of cards at the cash desks of retail outlets. Moreover, customers can replenish not only PrivatBank cards, but also a card of any Ukrainian bank. Help To use the... Read more

Google Pixel 7 prototype appeared on eBay a few months before the release – the starting price was $450

An alleged prototype of the upcoming Google Pixel 7 smartphone has appeared on the eBay trading platform. Note that its official presentation is expected only this fall. Thus, it is now possible to take a look at the new smartphone... Read more

The Google Foundation selected the first 17 Ukrainian startups to receive grants (up to $100,000), Cloud loans and product support

At the end of March, Google created a special $5 million fund for Ukrainian startups as part of the Google for Startups Ukraine Support Fund grant support program, and now the first recipients of the grants have been announced. Help... Read more