Jia Yueting, the Chinese billionaire and founder of LeEco, resigns from Leshi Director of Internet Information and Technology, the parent company. This was reported by the publication Reuters referring to the official application in the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
His post will be occupied by Liang Jun, who until now has been the company's vice-president. He joined LeEco in 2012, and was previously one of Lenovo's top managers. Jia Yuehtin, although he ceases to be a director, will continue to work as chairman of the board of directors of Leshi Internet Information and Technology. Such reshuffling was the result of a large-scale restructuring, designed to solve the company's recent problems with cash flow.
The Fly brand announced the immediate availability of the smartphone Fly Cirrus 13 (model number FS518) in Russia. According to the company, this is her first smartphone, running the operating system Android 7.0 Nougat.
Fly Cirrus 13 is equipped with a 5-inch IPS-display with HD resolution (1280 x 720 pixels), a fingerprint scanner, a 5-megapixel front and a 13-megapixel main camera. Hardware base was the quad-core processor MT6737T MT6737T with a frequency of 1.5 GHz, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal flash memory with the ability to expand microSD cards up to 64 GB. The battery has a capacity of 2400 mAh. There are two SIM-cards, support for LTE, Wi-Fi (802.11 b / g / n) and Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and FM-radio. The dimensions are 144 x 70.6 x 8.3 mm, and the weight is 137 grams. Fly Cirrus 13 went on sale at the recommended retail price of 8,690 rubles.
On the expanses of Weibo, a Chinese Twitter counterpart, an interesting video was revealed showing the layout of the upcoming Galaxy Note 7 heir to the publication.
It is reported that the video shows a 3D model of the Galaxy Note 8 printed on a 3D printer, where you can get a general idea of the design of the future novelty. Such layouts are usually sent out by the company to partner manufacturers, so that the release of the smartphone for it has already been ready for cases and other accessories.
As you can see, most of the front panel is covered with a display in the style of the Galaxy S8 and S8 +. On the back there is a double camera with a vertical organization and an LED flash. The fingerprint scanner on the case is not noticeable, which allows to hope for its integration with the display. According to earlier rumors, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is equipped with a noticeably larger display than the predecessor – a diagonal of 6.4 or 6.3 inches. The screen is made using Super AMOLED technology, and the resolution will be QHD + or 4K. With a discount on the changed proportions, 4K can mean, for example, 4428 x 2160 pixels. The basis should lie Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processors or proprietary Exynos 9-series, 6 GB of operating and up to 256 GB of internal flash memory. Galaxy Note 8 can be the first Samsung smartphone with a dual camera. Camera Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will receive a 12-megapixel wide-angle module and a 13-megapixel telephoto module, together providing a 3x optical zoom. A similar design we saw in the iPhone 7 Plus. Galaxy Note 8 will receive a Galaxy S8-style design with very small edges at the top and bottom of the display without the traditional home button under the screen, and with a dedicated button for the Bixby voice assistant on the left side, next to the volume controls.
The company Lenovo, which now belongs to Motorola, began selling a smartphone Moto G5 in Russia. This is an inexpensive model in a metal case with a fingerprint scanner with gesture support. Initially Moto G5 was announced at the MWC 2017 in February.
Moto G5 received a 5-inch display with a resolution of Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), a 13-megapixel main and a 5-megapixel front camera, eight-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2 GB of operative and 16 GB of internal flash memory with the ability to expand microSD cards Volume up to 128 GB, as well as a battery for 2800 mAh.
The smartphone is running the operating system Android 7.0 Nougat. The dimensions are 144 x 73 x 9 mm and the weight is 145 grams. Supports two SIM-cards, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi (802.11n), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and GLONASS. The Moto G5 smartphone is available for order in Lenovo's Lenovo online store at a price of 12,990 rubles.
The figure of the day: 1 000 000 smartphones were infected by hackers detained by the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Employees of the Ministry of the Interior of Russia with the active assistance of the company Group IB found and detained a group of hackers who managed to distribute the Trojan to more than a million smartphones. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia.
A group of hackers is described as interregional. Attackers engaged in the fact that they withdrew money from bank accounts with the help of the Trojan that they created. The malware allowed to get unauthorized access to the smartphone and to use hidden SMS commands to transfer money to pre-prepared accounts. Victims of the Trojan were more than a million users of mobile devices, and the damage from the activities of intruders exceeded 50 million rubles. Employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs conducted 20 searches of the territory of six regions of Russia, withdrawing computer equipment, hundreds of bank cards and SIM-cards, designed for dummies. Participants of the group were detained. Four of them are taken into custody, with the rest taken a pledge not to leave the place. Against them, a criminal case has been filed for fraud in the field of computer information.
Qualcomm China through the post in the social network Weibo (Chinese analogue Twitter) reported that the OPPO R11 smartphone will indeed be based on the Snapdragon 660 chip. The choice was made thanks to high power and ease of use with a dual camera.
It is assumed that R11 for the first time for Oppo will receive a basic dual camera. In a recent benchmark smartphone was held under the labeling Oppo R6051. It is equipped with a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), a 20-megapixel front camera and a 16-megapixel main camera, but the benchmark did not give information on whether the dual camera or single. However, the images that appeared later shed light on this.
R11 will be equipped with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal flash memory. The work is performed under the operating system Android 7.1 Nougat.
Motorola confirmed that Moto Z2 Play will receive a 3000 mAh battery. This is less than in the case of the previous model – Moto Z Play was equipped with a battery of 3510 mAh. A message about this appeared on Twitter in response to a message from one of the users.
Moto Z2 Play has already passed the certification of the Chinese regulator TENAA. The smartphone has a 5.5-inch Full HD display, is equipped with SoC with an 8-core processor running at 2.2 GHz, has 4 GB of RAM and a 64 GB drive. The main camera has a resolution of 12 MP, the front camera has 5 MP. Judging by the pre-rendered renderings, the Moto Z2 Play is not too different in design from its predecessor. Among the notable changes – a slightly redesigned home button in the style of Moto G5 and G5 Plus. It not only performs the functions of a fingerprint scanner, but also recognizes gestures of whispering. At the same time, the protruding module of the main camera and the connector for the MotoMod panels are preserved.
The owner of the Volgabas group of companies Aleksey Bakulin said that at least 100 unmanned buses "Matreshka" will be delivered to the markets of Africa and the Middle East. "Nesting dolls" are going to sell to Iran, Tanzania, Gambia, UAE.
" We presented the Matryoshka for 8-12 passengers, there are projects for four to six and 20 passengers. We consider the applications as a cargo and utility . " The prototype, designed for 20 passengers, will be ready by the end of 2017. Bakulin is sure that in Russia the law on the use of unmanned vehicles on city streets must be adopted by 2019, otherwise there is a danger of lagging behind the development of the market. " The main problem is the lack of a law on the use of unmanned vehicles. We hope that in 2017 a law on use in closed territories will be adopted so that in 2018 we will start testing in various conditions, including climatic conditions . "
Film series Resident Evil, based on the popular franchise of the same name horror from Capcom, will be restarted. This was reported by Constantin Film representative Martin Moszkowicz.
Unfortunately, there is no information about the director, actors and the plot yet. Also unknown is the date of appearance of the new picture. The last film that concludes the story, "Resident Evil: The Final Chapter" with Milla Jovovich in the title role came out this year, collected a good cash and received the traditional for this film series, low ratings from Critics. But released around this time, the game, Resident Evil 7: BioHazard, on the contrary, was warmly received by the press.