Monthly Archives: May 2017
Apple is unlikely to want to admit this, but according to eyewitnesses, it is the iPhones that Chinese border guards spend the least time hacking…
In the West of China in smartphones, travelers are forced to put a spy app
They do it routinely, with the help of new, but already standard equipment. And the opinions of the owners of smartphones do not even ask – all who cross the border of Xinjiang-Uygur district, forced to take the devices to the procedure of introduction of spyware. And while tourists are indignant, local sigh – now this is the norm.
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region is not a tourist Paradise. Yes, there are a few ecotourism ventures, and rack up a dozen of scenic spots, but the rest is mountains and desert. It is windy, cold, boring and dangerous, because the Chinese authorities are not the first year trying to extinguish the inflating light of separatism among the local population. But first, violators of the order still need to catch, and this is the largest and least populated region of China. So we have to actively use modern technology surveillance. Continue reading
Lake Baikal is considered one of the main natural heritage of Russia. Deepest lake in Siberia, one of the oldest on the planet, the provision of clean drinking water for many years, but… today is most often featured in the media with the scandalous information reasons in the spirit of “Baikal porasprodali Chinese” and “factories for the bottling of drinking water to empty lake Baikal” and others.
Sensation of the last days: lake Baikal, the largest natural reservoir of fresh water on the planet, is poisoned! According to the Director of the Limnological (azerbaidzhanskogo — ed.) Institute of the Siberian branch of RAS Andrei Fedotov, Baikal water can not be drunk. The concentration of bacteria releasing toxic substances exceeded the limits of permissible values. Continue reading
At the Paris air show, the Italian design company Avio Interiors presented not just the third generation of skyrider seats, but made an offer to low-cost airlines, which will be extremely difficult to refuse…
Controversial semi-erect seat in the low-cost airlines – the inevitable?
Now the topic of discussion was not the half-standing seats themselves, but the benefits of using the new concept. It received the catchy name “ultra-economy class” and represents an unprecedented attempt to squeeze a little more money from the same ultimate resource base that is now.
Talking about the Skyrider seats are conducted for the ninth year in a row. But even such a cynical and outspoken top Manager as the head of Ryanair, Michael o’leary, only praises them and scatters promises, but in no hurry to implement the new product at home. Continue reading