Amazon has shown how its new head office in Seattle looks like
Internet giant Amazon has opened a unique head office. A spherical glass building called “The Spheres”. However, the main feature is not in the architectural form, but in the fact that within the “spheres” planted about 40 thousand plants from fifty countries of the world.
The office constantly maintains humidity at 55-60%, as in a tropical forest. For irrigation of plants special sprayers are provided.
Amazon’s management hopes that such a work atmosphere will increase the productivity and creativity of its employees and allow them to more actively generate new ideas.
The company spent 7 years and $ 4 billion on construction of the building.…
The first public buses without drivers began to run in northern Stockholm. They appeared on the roads of the business district on Wednesday, January 24, as part of the Nobina project.
Two buses now run between Kista and Victoria Tower on a pre-recorded 15-kilometer route at a speed of 20 km / h. GPS and special sensors ensure that the bus does not deviate from the route.
The bus does not have a steering wheel, but it can be manually controlled. In the cabin, there is a person in the event of an emergency, as required by applicable Swedish law.
Buses can carry 12 passengers, and travel is free of charge.
DigiTimes analyst Luke Lin said that Apple plans to release an updated iPhone SE in May or June 2018.
“Apple is preparing a new low-cost smartphone, the same as the iPhone SE. It will support wireless charging but will not be equipped with the 3D Touch display. Gadget production will begin in the second quarter of 2018. The announcement will be held in May or June, “said Luke Lin.
Earlier this month, representatives of the TrendForce site also announced the possible launch of the iPhone SE of the second generation by the end of the year.
It’s not known what exactly will look like the iPhone SE 2. Apple may introduce budget smartphones in the design of the iPhone X. If the corporation wants to change the look of the gadget, then it will definitely deprive its 3.5-mm headphone jack and increase the display.…
Samsung’s new flagship will scan not only a person, but also a rainbow eye to recognize the user.
The less time left for the Samsung Galaxy S9 presentation, the more details about the novelty become known. Not so long ago the network got renders of the smartphone and even videos where you can see the working gadget.
Now it became known about one feature of the novelty – intellectual scanning. This system is not represented either in the stable operating software of Samsung, or in beta versions of Android 8.0 Oreo.
Representatives of the company describe the function as a combination of the mechanism of recognition of the user’s face with the scanning of the iris. Due to this, you can unlock the phone even in very dim or too bright light.
A YouTube video appeared on YouTube showing how the system will work.
Depending on the environment, the smartphone will give priority to one or another method of recognition in order to reduce the number of incorrect unblocking.
To operate such a function, it is not necessary to develop special cameras and sensors. Therefore, if Samsung Galaxy S9 succeeds, similar tools may appear in other smartphone brands.…