A prototype of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 flat-screen showed in the photo

According to unofficial information, the Samsung digging some time choosing which version Galaxy Note 7 release – as before-see screen or with the screen curved on two side edges. Then, apparently, the manufacturer decided, choosing the Galaxy Note 7 with a curved screen, and a “flat” model was canceled. Now, the network appeared live pictures of the prototype of this allegedly abolished version.
A prototype of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 flat-screen showed in the photo
As you can see, Samsung do tested Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with a traditional display. Note that there is still a possibility of release of both versions of the phablet.
The announcement of Samsung Galaxy Note7 appointed on 2 August 2016, the company has already confirmed the date officially. According to rumors, Samsung Galaxy Note7 attributed to the 5.8-inch (or 5.7-inch) Super AMOLED-display with a resolution of QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels), curved at two edges, Qualcomm Snapdragon or Exynos brand 821/823 8893, depending on region of release, 6 GB of RAM and 256 GB of flash memory, and battery 4000 mAh, protection from water and dust according to IP68 standard and the scanner of the iris.

The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo

The company Algorithmia has launched recently a cloud service machine learning for developers using the neural network and does not have its own large resources. Just as demonstrate the capabilities of its service Algorithmia has launched two free online project, sadasivaiah capabilities of machine learning and neural networks.
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
One of them defines the terrain and the objects depicted in photographs, the service is available at this address. The second is even more interesting – he quickly paints a black-and-white photograph. The service is available at this address.

The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo

Machine learning algorithms allowed to train” the neural network to determine the most probable color for each area of the photo. Users simply load photos onto a website or enter a URL and then the service for a couple of seconds gives it a color option and the ability to compare the original with the colored version by moving the slider on the photo. The user can also download a color version of the photo and comparison. The illustrations show how the service copes with footage from old black and white movies.

The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo
The neural network Algorithmia instantly paint a black and white photo

Game Batman: The Telltale Series will debut August 2

Studio Telltale Games, known for episodic video games like The Walking Dead: The Game and The Wolf Among Us (the Wolf Among Us), has announced the release date of new Batman franchise.

Game Batman: The Telltale Series will debut August 2
Game Batman: The Telltale Series will debut August 2

The first episode of Batman: The Telltale Series called Realm of Shadows will be available August 2 for a large number of platforms, including PC, Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, as well as for mobile devices on iOS and Android. Then it is planned to release four more episodes until the end of the year.

Game Batman: The Telltale Series will debut August 2
Game Batman: The Telltale Series will debut August 2

Batman: The Telltale Series, like most Telltale games, to a large extent is like an interactive drama in which the necessity to make difficult moral choices and moral suffering are interspersed with moments of explosive action. At the same time, unlike most games of Batman and Robin, gamers will participate in the development of events from both Batman and Bruce Wayne, dividing his time between the two sides of the character almost equally.

Potential iPhone 7 Plus appeared in four colors

In the vast Weibo, the Chinese equivalent of Twitter, I found an interesting picture. With some probability it shows the rear panels of the older model of the next generation of Apple’s smartphone – the iPhone 7 Plus iPhone 7 or Pro). Even though guarantees are here to give, of course, impossible.
Potential iPhone 7 Plus appeared in four colors
Potential iPhone 7 Plus are shown in all four colors – gray, silver, gold and rose gold. It’s easy to notice the hole for the dual cameras and contacts for smart connector Smart Connector as the iPad Pro. But also catches the eye conspicuous absence of the logo. This is not necessarily talking about the fake, it is also possible that this is just the panel for the test samples.
As expected, Apple will introduce the next-generation iPhone in September 2016. Smartphones are credited with a smaller thickness, accelerated processors A10 Apple, at least 32 GB of internal memory instead of 16 GB, a more capacious battery, better protection from moisture, accelerated LTE and Wi-Fi. In the older model is also expected to have 3GB RAM and dual camera. It is also possible the disappearance of the standard 3.5 mm headphone Jack universal Lightning.

Nintendo has delayed the release of Pokemon GO in Russia

Nintendo decided to delay the official release of the game Pokemon Go in Russia. About it reported the edition “Tape.ru” referring to a source at Nintendo.
Nintendo has delayed the release of Pokemon GO in Russia
As the reasons cited are problems with the servers. These problems delay the release of the game and in the domestic market in Japan. After the release of Pokemon Go in 27 countries have officially and unofficially around the world server developer Niantic, simply ceased to fully recover.
Earlier, unofficial sources reported about the launch of Pokemon Go until July 17, but it never happened. At the moment the game is available in 27 countries have officially via App Store and Google Play. Everyone else wishing to join the new trend you have to use the instructions like this: “How to install Pokemon Go on your iPhone or Android in Russia”.

Samsung is preparing a full-fledged virtual reality helmet Odyssey

In April, the representative of the company Samsung has already mentioned plans of creating a full virtual reality helmet with the ability to track the user position as the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Now it was discovered another confirmation of the ongoing development and the potential name of the device.

Samsung is preparing a full-fledged virtual reality helmet Odyssey
Samsung is preparing a full-fledged virtual reality helmet Odyssey

The company provides its drivers in South Korea documents to the trademark and logos for the device called Odyssey. In the description of the possible applications of the brand wapinitia “game helmet virtual reality and gaming software for virtual reality”.
Note that now produced by the Samsung Gear VR requires an insert in helmet smartphone as a display. Apparently, the Odyssey will be more like Oculus Rift and HTC Vive.

Hackers threaten to withdraw the Pokemon GO down on 1 August

Hacker group threatens to launch Poodlecorp servers of blockbuster mobile game Pokemon GO beat 1 Aug using a series of DDoS attacks and bring them offline. The company-developer Niantic already experiencing problems with servers due to the influx of people willing to play, she even postponed the launch of the game in Russia and Japan.
Hackers threaten to withdraw the Pokemon GO down on 1 August
According to one member of the group Poodlecorp, they are going to bring the server offline, because “now the game is popular and nobody can stop them.” Hackers plan to take the server down for twenty hours, almost all day. The method is the same as the other DDoS attacks, responsibility for which is assigned to Poodlecorp – a massive botnet of 600 thousand units.
At the moment the game is available in 27 countries have officially via App Store and Google Play. Everyone else wishing to join the new trend you have to use the instructions like this: “How to install Pokemon Go on your iPhone or Android in Russia”.

FSB are not allowed to certify WhatsApp and Telegram

After the adoption antiterroristichsky “Spring package” of issues on the implementation of the new laws there was a great number. In particular, the Internet has evolved to panic, it will not require any government certification of encryption that is used, for example, in such popular messengers like WhatsApp and Telegram, and do not forbid them for failure to comply with this requirement and will not start to penalize users of such services right and left (the penalty for physical persons from 3000 to 5000 rubles).
FSB are not allowed to certify WhatsApp and Telegram
Minister of communications and mass communications of the RF Nikolay Nikiforov also noted that the law is unclear, questions regarding the certification of communication in which encryption is used, and regarding the transfer of encryption keys.
Such issues should clarify the FSB on behalf of the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin. And already done it – the FSB published on the website of a special notice clarifying the situation with certification.
Thus, the mandatory certification of encryption on the Internet is not required, unless we are not talking about emails involving state secrets. This applies to encryption in mobile devices, computers, base stations, telecommunication equipment. Thus, the users of instant messengers and smartphones as well as providers and manufacturers to fear the certification requirements should not, of course, if they do not pass through them state secrets.
Note that the basic requirements of the “Spring package” affecting the telecommunications area will come into force from 1 July 2018. Up to this period, the authorities should coordinate and solve a lot of issues regarding their implementation of these issues need to be resolved before 1 November 2016.
We will remind, among other things, the “Spring package” requires Internet companies and Telecom operators to store transferred between the user traffic, including content such as videos, up to six months, and the fact that the transfer of data between users – up to one year and three years, respectively. In addition, ISPs and Internet companies will be required to provide to the authorities to demand the keys to decrypt the transmitted user data.

Developer Pokemon GO dreaming about the game “Game of thrones”

Pokemonmay around the game Pokemon GO continues to inflame, and the developer Niantic is already thinking about the future and making plans. The representative of Niantic told about the possibility of the emergence of a number of games in the real world with augmented reality, since this approach is only beginning to develop.
Developer Pokemon GO dreaming about the game "Game of thrones"
In particular, as his personal fantasies he mentioned about creating a similar game in theme of the famous “Game of thrones where Westeros is marked on the map of the Earth, and players will be able to join House stark, for example.
Note that Niantic and Nintendo really stirred up interest in a whole new direction of gaming. Previously, Niantic has created a mobile game with augmented reality Ingress in cooperation with Google, but it has not received such an explosive proliferation as Pokemon GO. If the company undertakes actively to develop this direction, one obvious next step would be to game on the universe of “Harry Potter”. Petition addressed to Warner Brothers, Niantic with a request to create a “Harry Potter Go” signed for almost 8 thousand people.
At the moment the games available in 27 countries have officially via App Store and Google Play. Everyone else wishing to join the new trend you have to use the instructions like this: “How to install Pokemon Go on your iPhone or Android in Russia”.

Google has released a mobile app Arts & Culture

Google has launched a new version of the website Arts & Culture c exhibits more than a thousand museums from 70 countries, and also introduced a mobile app Arts & Culture for devices running operating systems iOS and Android.

Google has released a mobile app Arts & Culture
Google has released a mobile app Arts & Culture
Google has released a mobile app Arts & Culture

Google Arts & Culture allows you to join an impressive collection of digitized works of art, to discover something new every day and explore interesting features of different epochs, enlarge, and watch the exhibits with high resolution, browse exhibits at the creation date, sort by predominant color, as well as through a 360-degree panoramic tours to thousands of museums and attractions that use virtual reality helmet.
Google Arts & Culture for iOS and Android is available for free download in the App Store and Google Play.