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University of Kaspersky 2020 — the application for increase of level of information security of users of a social network of VKontakte

1 year, 4 months ago
In article operation of application University of Kaspersky 2020 for a social network of VKontakte is considered: target audience, features of work, the considered subjects.

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mJoose cover the strengthening smartphone signal by 100 times is awarded on CES 2016

1 year, 4 months ago
We welcome our readers on pages of the blog iCover! For certain that who likes to travel, wander about mountain paths or it is forced to dangle in permanent business trips between settlements as the problem of a poor signal or dead bands in a network of the mobile operator is known to nobody else. And even the most modern and fancy smartphone at such moments is not more valuable than an empty jar from under Cola at all. The protective cover for the mJoose smartphone allowing to strengthen a desired signal by 100 times can become effective solution of a problem. Such number is given by his creators, giving as argument Pro results of tests of the independent accredited laboratory. The innovation cover of mJoose 3 in 1 was highly appreciated at the CES 2016 exhibition where it received awards in two nominations at once.

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Jaq — smartphone charger on fuel elements

1 year, 4 months ago


The external accumulator — the excellent solution allowing to load a gadget with the sat-down accumulator at any time in any place. But if the external battery is discharged, and nearby there is no socket — it can already be a problem. Itself I use the external battery, and quite often I forget to load her, unfortunately.

The Swedish startup of MyFC decided "to invent the bicycle", and created own version of the charger. It does not demand feed by energy, for work only hydrogen is necessary. The device is called Jaq, and it represents charging on fuel elements, working at hydrogen.

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Support of the memory sticks microSD will return to Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

1 year, 4 months ago
We welcome our readers on pages of the blog iCover! As the representative of the Samsung company said in the interview VentureBeat, the slot of microSD which became to already usual users which will support maps with a capacity up to 200 GB will return to the new Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge models again. Most likely, such measure was forced, after studying of Samsung of reaction of the admirers who in general negatively apprehended lack of the slot and the removable battery in Galaxy S6-S6 Edge.

We will tell about what else interesting, according to the version of the VentureBeat portal is prepared by Samsung in new models which official announcement will take place already very soon below.

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Lenovo Vibe P1: the smartphone which is difficult for discharging

1 year, 4 months ago
Hi, friends! Today we suggest to talk a little our brand new "long-playing" Vibe P1 smartphone. It is the new leader in the line of P with very capacious accumulator on 5000 mAh and the worthy successor of the last year's P70 model. In a word, such special phone for all who very much are upset because of need to carry with itself the external accumulator or to recharge phone during the day. All this Vibe P1 does not threaten the owner at all. It is more than details under a cat.


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Chinese such Chinese: as Asian vendors departed from production of "clones" of Apple and Samsung

1 year, 4 months ago
Till 2015 the Chinese vendors actively adopted style of two recognized leaders of the market of smartphones – Apple and Samsung. And to the first "got" more often and stronger: practically each company respecting itself from Celestial Empire considered a duty to snatch though some element of design of the current iPhone model. Samsung, however, too quite often suffered from fans fairly to borrow both design elements, and an exterior of this or that Korean device in general. In the expiring year the situation changed – let not radically, but nevertheless is notable. Now young people and hot Chinese vendors look for inspiration not only in products of the Korean and American vendors, but also in products of own rival colleagues – the Chinese companies.


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How to force Android to display Ancient Greek characters

1 year, 4 months ago
Today I want to tell about how I managed to force my Android to display Ancient Greek normally. Yes, Ancient Greek, but not just Greek. The standard Android-font supports modern Greek characters. We need display of diacritical signs, and also archaic characters like cops, digamma, samp etc.

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Unfortunately, function of change of fonts is not provided in the Android operating system which is famous for rich opportunities of customization. In any case, it so for the majority of firmwares. Therefore to install an own font on your device, a quantity of manipulations to which this article is devoted will be required.

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The overview of the ZTE Axon Mini smartphone – oh these "pass"

1 year, 4 months ago
We welcome all in the blog iCover! Smartphones of the ZTE company are not the most widespread in Russia, however the company quite often pleases our users with release of worthy and interesting gadgets. However, very many smartphones of a brand are not presented at the Russian market still. Today we will talk about innovation of the end of 2015 on which the vendor does the main rate in the Russian system of sales — ZTE Axon Mini.

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Switzerland is going to unify chargers for phones by 2017

1 year, 4 months ago


The authorities of Switzerland are going to oblige all developers of mobile devices to use the uniform charger by 2017. In spite of the fact that characteristics of the uniform standard are not mentioned, it is possible to assume that it will be micro USB. Apple it is necessary to refuse the standard in Switzerland, having passed to the mentioned standard.

Except that Apple has own standard for connectors, this company practices also use of DRM-PO for determination of the certified cables which are on sale at the price in $19 for piece (the speech about Lightning for iPhone 5 and 6).

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DEXP Ixion ML145 Snatch SE: younger "бро" with the giant battery

1 year, 5 months ago
To the shelf of smartphones of the Russian DEXP brand arrived: the new gadget under the name Ixion ML145 Snatch SE received the battery with a capacity of 4000 mAh. It is already the twelfth device in a line of vendor, and still any company specializing in release of smartphones did not do so large-scale work on development of the whole line of gadgets with excellent indicators of autonomous work.

DEXP Ixion ML145 Snatch SE is necessary "younger brother" of the popular DEXP Ixion XL145 Snatch model and, to some extent, is competent reconsideration of the Highscreen Zera S Power smartphone. It is interesting to look, than this model differs from the predecessor and who will be able to compete with it in the modern Russian market.


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