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Internet Archive opens access to 1.4 million books
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Internet Archive opens access to 1.4 million books

Internet Archive has opened access to 1.4 million books that previously could only be rented. This will simplify the distance learning of millions of students around the world. A site with billions of saved websites, free music, and several million books has changed rental rules and opened up free access to 1.4 million books. This...
US authorities use geolocation to track coronavirus
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US authorities use geolocation to track coronavirus

US authorities use user geolocation to track the spread of coronavirus. Security experts say the archive can be used for other purposes. Using mobile phone geolocation to track the spread of coronavirus is becoming more common in the United States. Sources in the Wall Street Journal reported that federal states and local governments receive location...
OneWeb went bankrupt. They wanted to create a global Internet by 2027
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OneWeb went bankrupt. They wanted to create a global Internet by 2027

British telecommunications company OneWeb went bankrupt. This became known from a statement that the company sent to the Bankruptcy Court of the Southern District of New York. The same document can be found on the OneWeb website. The company could not agree with SoftBank on investments in the amount of $ 2 billion. According to...
AI will help doctors predict the growth of patients with COVID-19 and allocate resources to them
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AI will help doctors predict the growth of patients with COVID-19 and allocate resources to them

AI will help doctors predict the growth of patients with COVID-19 and allocate resources to them. This was written by the BBC with reference to representatives of the National Health Service of Great Britain (NHS). Now the NHS receives a huge number of phone calls from patients complaining of symptoms of a possible coronavirus infection....
The neural network has found drugs that can block the reproduction of coronavirus
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The neural network has found drugs that can block the reproduction of coronavirus

Artificial intelligence has discovered 10 drugs to stop the reproduction of a new type of coronavirus in human cells. This was reported by the press service of the development company of the neural network, the biological startup Gero. Gero Artificial Intelligence has analyzed the effects of various drugs and their potential use in the fight...
Sony moves 20,000 employees to remote mode
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Sony moves 20,000 employees to remote mode

Japanese electronics manufacturer Sony because of the spread of a new type of coronavirus transfers 20 thousand employees to remote operation, the Kyodo Company reported. The regime will be in effect until the end of April. It applies to 20,000 employees across the country who are engaged in the production of televisions and semiconductors. New...
YouTube following Netflix will reduce video quality in Europe due to quarantine
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YouTube following Netflix will reduce video quality in Europe due to quarantine

YouTube following Netflix will reduce video quality in Europe. The company did this to reduce the load on the Internet infrastructure in Europe, writes Bloomberg. YouTube users will watch videos in standard definition by default instead of HD. The new rules will be valid for the next 30 days. At the same time, the company...