We are glad to inform you that Telecard and Kyivtransparkservis, in cooperation with Vodafone Ukraine and Kyivstar telecom operators, have been able to use the TelePark service to pay for parking in Kyiv electronically from their mobile account (for subscribers of Vodafone and Kyivstar )
To start using the service, you need to register the mobile phone number and registration number of the car. To do this, just send to the number 849 an SMS with the car number (for example: “АА1234ХХ”).
Payment is made from the mobile account of Vodafone and Kyivstar operators from any mobile phone, even a button, by sending a short number 849 USSD request in the format:
* 849 * (land plot) #
For example, to pay parking hours on Lev Tolstoy Square (area A1001), you must enter “* 849 * 1001 #” on the phone and press the call button.
The driver receives an SMS message confirming successful payment from site http://uaparking.online. After the location permit is granted, the nearest parking areas, their addresses and even the opportunity to build a route to the chosen site, view the cost and code for payment, will be displayed.
All charges are centrally stored and displayed in a special parking control system for parking companies, where each parking area is provided with a current status and a report.
Controllers, in case of expiration of the paid parking time of a particular car, have the opportunity to send a registered driver a reminder about the need to re-pay, which the driver can do remotely, without having to go back to the car.
For more detailed information on the rules for the provision and use of the TelePark service from TeleCard, please visit the information page http://uaparking.info.
In Kiev on the roof of the Office of Labor and Social Protection of the People, located on the prospectus of Povitroflotsky, a solar power plant with a capacity of 25 kW was launched.
The facility includes 105 polycrystalline solar panels of 270 W each, which occupy about 400 square meters. meters of the roof.
After installing additional equipment in the department and launching the electronic queue in the building, the power supply system was constantly running out of power, and as the system’s increase in Kyivenergo was estimated at one and a half million hryvnias, officials found an alternative solution.
The solar power plant was installed by the Ukrainian-French firm “HeliosStrategia”.
WhatsApp Messenger has the ability to delete sent messages.
The function works in personal and group messages. You can delete messages that were sent no later than seven minutes, while the interlocutor will see the message “This message is deleted.” To delete a message, keep the finger on the message until a strip with additional parameters appears. By clicking on the trash can, the user can get rid of the message.
The new feature will work successfully if the participants in the conversation have the latest version of WhatsApp installed. The WhatsApp help indicates that the user will not receive a message if the message can not be deleted. The function since May 2017 was in the beta version. Starting October 27, it will begin to appear gradually for all users.
A miniature house by MODS International, called “Tiny Home”, costs $ 36,000. Amazon will deliver this home to the buyer for three weeks after ordering for $ 3,700.
The 320 square foot building is fully furnished and includes a bedroom, shower, toilet, sink, kitchenette and living room, equipped with all necessary plumbing and wiring, ventilation systems, air conditioning and heating. The house is equipped with large double doors leading to the patio. Housing is designed for buyers who are ready to “live a simple life and be content with small”.
However, in the US, not all have liked such low-budget houses. For example, residents of Milton, Wisconsin, believe that such buildings negatively affect the price of fashion real estate.
At MODS, on the contrary, they believe that their homes have a huge number of benefits, including mobility, environmental friendliness and low maintenance costs.
It would seem that even more interesting and unusual will be able to invent the Google Maps service? But please, now, with his help, we can “visit” different planets of the solar system! The unique opportunity has become accessible to everyone thanks to the photos and data received from Cassini and other spacecraft.
An update to Google Maps has already been released and is available to all users who are now able to visit 16 planets and their satellites.
Thanks to the astro artist Bjorn Jonsson, who worked on the preparation of maps and their detail, now anyone willing to explore the surface of various distant planets in detail.
Locations have marks indicating various objects located on the planet’s surface.
Head of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg introduced the autonomous helmet of the virtual reality of Oculus Go.
Goggles will work without connecting to a smartphone or computer. The helmet will be available for sale in 2018 at a price of $ 199.
According to Zuckerberg, Oculus Go will become “the most affordable VR-headset.” The device is equipped with new generation of lenses, which help to get rid of the so-called screen door effect – an effect in which the eye distinguishes the space between pixels. Expansion of the liquid crystal display will be 2560X1440 pixels. In addition, the device has an audio system built-in.
Together with the virtual reality helmet, Facebook introduced the prototype of Oculus controllers, called Santa Cruz. Like the new helmet, the device works autonomously and does not require the placement of special sensors in the room.
As part of the annual GITEX exhibition on information technology, the Etisalat telecommunications company from the OAU has demonstrated the potential of fifth-generation networks. The researchers managed to establish a world record for speed wireless data transmission in mobile networks. To achieve this, the experts used the 2 GHz frequency and MIMO array, which allows to increase the bandwidth of the channel.
During the demonstration, Etisalat managed to transfer data at a speed of 71.75 Gbps. Also, the show demonstrated the use of 5G healthcare scenarios, sending 4K video and recognizing individuals. Visitors were also shown the process of transferring super-high-quality video from a 360-degree camera that broadcasts 5G content.
Global launch of fifth-generation networks is expected over the next three years.
California delivery service Zume Pizza, which uses the production of robots, has attracted $ 48 million. This is $ 2 million less than planned to build the company.
Zume Pizza uses robots for routine tasks – for example, cars smear the dough sauce and put pizza in the oven. People are also involved in cooking, as well as developing and modifying recipes based on user feedback.
Zume Pizza works from April 1, 2016. The company explains that reducing the number of employees in the kitchen helps to invest money in the purchase of products of better quality. In December 2016, after an investment round of $ 23 million, the company valued at $ 50 million.
Mees Express has launched an alternative online delivery service
As part of the E-congress 2017 conference in Kyiv, the post operator Meest Express announced the launch of a new delivery service from online stores – Meest Point.
With the advent of this service, the client will not need to go to the post office or wait for the courier with his order – picking the parcel can be on their usual route to work or home.
By the end of the year, Meest Express will install about 3,000 mini-points of service in popular locations – at gas stations, stores, hairdressing salons. The specifics of the work of some retail outlets, such as gas stations, will allow the continuation of the customer service schedule up to 24 hours a day. Other points will work 12 hours a day, 7 days a week.
As told in the company, the new format of delivery of parcels – without a passport – will allow to reduce queues. The buyer will only need to inform the operator of the code from the SMS, which he will receive when buying from an online store.
Also, this format will affect the cost of delivery – saving from the standard value to 15%.
Facebook tests the ability to recognize a person to recover access to an account.
Face Detection will be one of the additional measures to protect your account, along with two-factor authorization. So far, technology is being tested among a limited number of users. If it turns out to be reliable, it can be made public.
This option is available only on devices from which users have already logged into their account. Along with two-factor SMS authentication, this feature will help to confirm the identity.
Facebook is constantly improving the protection of accounts. In addition to two-factor authorization via SMS, users can choose from 3 to 5 friends who can be contacted in case of login problems.
Ireland faces a fine of representatives of the European Union for nestyahnennya with Apple’s 13 billion euros of tax payments.
Apple had to pay the money on January 3, but the Irish government did not agree with the EU decision and appealed to the court, stating that the country does not need the company’s money.
If Ireland does not take action and the court finds this violation, then the country will receive a fine from the European Commission for non-compliance with the rules of tax practice of the European Union and failure to comply with the regulator’s requirements for tax penalties.
Last year, the European Commission demanded that Apple pay Ireland 13 billion euros. According to the EC, Ireland provided Apple with preferential terms of payment of taxes, which made the corporation save for a long time on tax payments.
The Google Assistant digital assistant finally reached the shores of another platform: Google’s voice assistant will complement the functionality of the Android TV operating system. The launch point for Google Assistant is NVIDIA’s Shield TV Shield, and in the next two to three months it will be available on Android TV’s Sony Bravia smart TVs.
Google Assistant provides the viewer with easy access through oral requests for a wide range of video content, TV shows, clips on YouTube and similar hosts, as well as new music from the world of music. And support for voice control services HBO Now and Netflix can offer an intelligent voice search system. To do this, it will be enough to indicate either the specific name of the film, or to make your request without specifics only with the mention of interest in the subject / genre. The services that are adapted to Google Assistant also include YouTube Music, Google Play Music, Spotify, and Pandora audio services.
The Google Assistant release on TB simplifies the work of the calendar, allowing it to make changes and celebrate important events while communicating with the TV. Similarly, a user will be able to receive news and make purchases through Google Express.