Very soon, already in 2019, the first commercial 5G networks will appear in Russia. On the eve of this event, the first 5G-compatible smartphones will begin to appear in the world. All this means that the future, which has been talked about so much in recent years, will finally come, at least in the field of communications. As always, everything new and unknown is perceived by people at best with a bit of skepticism, and at worst – “overgrown” with myths and prejudices. Continue reading
It is known that the Internet in its current form is the development of the computer network ARPANET, developed in the USA in 1969. However, few people know that in the USSR, work on creating their own Internet has been conducted since the late 1950s. But, as in the case of many other revolutionary discoveries of that era, the project remained an unfulfilled dream of domestic cybernetics. Continue reading
Last year was rich in various scandals in the world of information technology. What is it worth blocking Telegram Roskomnadzor messenger or data leakage of 87 million Facebook social network users. And these are only cases that have received wide publicity, but about everything in order.
1. Yandex v Google
The fourth of July last year, Google had a very unpleasant incident with online documents. Continue reading