On the eve of the atrium of the Novinsky Passage shopping center, Google held an exhibition “Half a Century in Space – Search Epoch”, timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the launch of the first artificial Earth satellite. The exposition, covering the period from the first satellite of the 50s to the first private spacecraft of the beginning of the XXI century, is composed of unique photo and video archives previously available only to specialists and rare exhibits of the era of space exploration. Continue reading
The emergence of the Internet not only connected nations and continents in a globalized rush, but also inserted its small brick into the eternal wall separating fathers and children, as well as their teachers.
A few years ago, the author of these lines happened to study at a foreign university. In comparison with domestic institutions of this kind, that university was literally crammed with various kinds of high-tech means of facilitating student life. Continue reading
It’s no secret that there are quite a few hackers on the modern Internet. Some of them are really high-class specialists, well versed in many technologies. Others, on the contrary, have only superficial knowledge. Their tools are utilities written by other people and accompanied by detailed instructions on how to exploit the most common vulnerabilities. However, they both pose a threat to many sites. Continue reading