For anybody not a secret that the phones greatly facilitate our lives, making it more mobile and easier. We use many features that, no doubt, save in different situations. However, your gadget, in addition to its main purpose, and still has many untapped opportunities that you never knew existed.
AdMe.ru gathered a few secrets that will help you to use your smartphone even more productive.
1. Fast charging
If the phone is discharged and you need to charge it, use aviarium. Your smartphone charge twice as fast.
Also to save battery life will help dark Wallpaper on your home screen, which will turn off automatic backlight pixels, and the phone can operate without recharging much longer.
2. Instant text cleanup
Instead slowly remove the message in the traditional way, owners of iPhones can simply shake the phone, and in seconds the text box will be completely clean.
3. Pop-up ads
Each of us at least once faced with annoying pop-up Windows in applications on the phone. If you don't want to buy paid content apps, there's an easy way to get around is itself, after placing the smartphone in airplane mode. At the time you can forget about advertising and quietly enjoy the necessary program.
4. Offline viewing
It often happens that we open in the browser a long article or book to read it later, and after a while, once in a trip or out of town, find that all progruzheno page is missing due to bad mobile connection. On Android to avoid it — just click on the download icon and your page will remain open even in offline mode.
5. The timer to turn off audio
The timer on the smartphone there is a very convenient feature that will be useful to all fans to listen to music or audiobooks before bed. In the tab "Timer" will put the necessary time, and in the settings ringtone select the box to "Stop". Now it is possible not to be afraid to leave your smartphone on all night, your phone will turn off the music and "sleep".
6. Mobile mouse for computer
Programmes Air Mouse Pro for iOS and Android Remote Mouse you can replace a wired mouse on mobile. The main feature of this app is to create from your smartphone full control of the computer or laptop.
7. Level on your phone
All smartphones have long been equipped with sensors that determine the position of the device in space. By downloading a special application, you will be able to use your phone as a level, which will measure the required surface.
8. Improved communication
This feature will be useful for all the owners of iPhones and will help to improve the quality of communication, if you are out of town or any other place where the coverage of your operator is too weak. Just start typing that combination of characters: *3370#. This action activates on your smartphone the full sized mode coding in which the communication quality will be much better. And to disable you need to dial the following combination — #3370#.
Sidewalk Labs is the parent company Google intends to allocate funds for the construction of an experimental city of the future. At this point the user is looking for a suitable location for development.
In today's world, technology is gradually substituting all the household chores humanity, and greatly facilitate his life. Despite this extensive replacement, Sidewalk Labs are confident that progress will significantly accelerate, if it will be provided with comfortable conditions. For evidence of self-righteousness, the management of the Corporation intends to build the city of the future in which the entire infrastructure and other aspects of life will significantly improve. In particular, we are talking about a new public transport system and facilities.
Despite the rather ambitious plans of parent company Google, it is still only about the construction of several residential neighborhoods. The difficulty at the moment is to find a place, as this part of the city should not interfere with the normal existence of the settlements and be located in a place untouched by civilization. Only in this way will be possible to assess the efficiency and environmental friendliness of innovative and technically advanced city.
The device not only signals the visitors, but also recognizes human and his face.
Just a few weeks ago Nest introduced the model "E", a budget version of its smart thermostat, and in just a few months before, he already presented a new Nest Cam IQ. But the company has not yet announced new products. At today's event in San Francisco Nest has introduced another new product: The Nest Hello, the world's first video call at the door.
The company said that the device records HD video with an aspect ratio of 4:3 with HDR and the field of view of 160 degrees. It also has the MIC button speaker light ring and led status indicator. And, of course, it connects to the owner's phone via Bluetooth LE. According to the developer, the camera in a doorbell can afford to see the man at the door with head to toe, with the aspect ratio, which combines a wide and high view.
Moreover, Hello includes some smart technology Nest Cam IQ recognition. This means that he knows who's at the door, a relative or a stranger, and tell about it. Have Hello also have built-in responses Quick Responses, so you can just say "Leave the package at the door" if it's the postman.
Also there is a mode of Nap Time, which is very convenient if the family has small children. Thus, there is no risk to Wake them up call at the door during this time. If someone comes to the door, then the phone will receive a notification. If you wish to look at those who came in the last few days, is a function of Sightline that allows you to view footage over the past period.
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And last but not least: Hello there is a light at the bottom that illuminates the door to welcome the owner back home. Nest has not yet announced the price, but Hello should be available in the first quarter of 2018.
Solar Park the Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum is the world's largest network of solar power plants, localized in a single space in Dubai (UAE), is increasing capacity by 700 MW. The contract for the expansion of the area was signed over the weekend, reports Digitaltrends.
Additional designs will give the Park the ability to generate 5000 MW of energy by 2030, when all the work on their installation will be completed. The new configuration of the Park is a 214 sq km and will be able to reduce carbon emissions by 6.5 million tons annually. In the center of the object located highest in the world 260-metre solar tower.
The tender for construction was won by a consortium of companies Arabia'Saudi's ACWA Power and China's Shanghai Electric. "We have concentrated on the production of renewable energy, and this has led to the collapse of prices worldwide and significantly reduced tariffs in Europe and the United Arab Emirates, says Saeed Mohammed al Tair, head of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA). – It is obvious that we produce the cheapest solar thermal energy in the world – now its cost is 7.3 cents per kWh".
The solar Park started in 2013, with a meager capacity of 13 MW. Then, the station has gained 2.3 million solar panels, which allowed them to start the second phase power capacity of 200 MW. Until 2020 will start to work on the third phase of 800 MW, and at the same time, will begin construction fourth.
A few weeks ago it became known that Apple plans to buy the business Toshiba for the production of processors. The company managed to get a stake in the international consortium.
Toshiba had to make to sell part of production to get additional funding and to cover the losses from the nuclear programs of the United States. As a result, the company decided to sell the unit for the creation of microchips. According to Bloomberg, one of the potential buyers of Apple.
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According to the publication Reuters, the unit was sold, however, not one buyer, and the international consortium, which was Bain Capital, SK Hynix, Dell and Apple. The total amount of the transaction amounted to 22 billion dollars, of which three have paid Apple.
Official confirmation of the transaction will take place later. It is now known that the consortium had at the disposal of 49.9% of the stock units, Toshiba has kept 40%, and the remaining 10.1 percent are subject to further sale.