The Yandex announced that there were new opportunities in Alice 's smart voice assistant camera. Now Alice can scan documents, read the text in the photo aloud, and better recognize clothes. The camera is available in mobile applications with Alice: Yandex, Browser and Lonchere. [CNews]
According to experts, the 6G will be faster 5G thousands of times. Data transfer speed in the sixth generation networks can reach one terabit per second, reports PhonAndroid. [hi-tech.mail.ru]
Google announces a developer conference every year using mini-games. Last year, for example, the company invented a whole quest using Google Street View panoramic maps. This year space was chosen as a theme - in the game it is necessary to restore the intergalactic satellite network. [hi-tech.mail.ru]
More than 19 thousand people complained about the work of the portal at 12:00 Moscow time (15:00 Nur-Sultan time), according to the data of the Downdetector website. The map of failures shows that most users live in Russia. Kazakh Internet users also noted problems in the operation of mail and other Mail.ru services, [Sputnik] reports.
A new study by Juniper Research found that the total number of 5G compounds in the world will reach 1.5 billion by 2025, increasing from 5 million in 2019. The average annual growth will be 150% over the next six years. The emergence of a significant number of devices supporting 5G will further increase the speed of technology adaptation. And early launches of FWA routers (with fixed wireless access) will provide operators with a platform to run broadband services that use 5G networks as a last-mile solution. [Profit]
Microsoft will no longer support the Windows 7 operating system from January 14, and users have ten days to change the operating system, as the "seven" will no longer be updated and no longer meet the required level of security.
Biometric authentication will be used to secure $2024 trillion in mobile payment transactions by 2.5, according to a new report from Juniper Research. This is almost 1000% more than the amount for which transactions using this method will be carried out before the end of 2019 (228 billion dollars). Researchers note that by 2024 about 90% of smartphones will have the possibility of biometric authentication. However, less than 30% of these phones are expected to actually be used to authenticate contactless payments, which is due to the distribution of contactless cards. [Profit]