“Умная” куртка Levi’s выйдет на рынок 2 октября

Джинсовая смарт-куртка, разработкой которой в рамках проекта Jacquard совместно занимаются компании Levi Strauss & Co и Google, выйдет на рынок 2 октября и будет доступна по анонсированной ранее цене в 350 долларов США, пишет The Verge. Напомним, что проект по созданию куртки был анонсирован в мае прошлого года в рамках конференции Google I/O 2016, и тогда предполагалось, что на рынок …

IKEA just unveiled a massive bet on electric cars

From solar panel systems to wind power, Ikea wants to make itself known as sustainability champion. It’s latest pet project could be its most audacious to date: electric vehicles. Ikea’s acting Head of Sustainability Pia Heidenmark-Cook revealed the Swedish furniture chain’s global bet on EV’s at an event at the New York Climate Week. In practice, it means …

Australia might be getting access to 5G data speeds sooner than expected

Australia might be getting access to 5G data speeds sooner than expected with the communications regulator fast-tracking preparations to auction the necessary spectrum off to mobile network operators. Speeding up the long process may bring forward revenue for the government, but also the capital expenditure costs for mobile network operators like Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and …

Retired Canadian Army Captain Jerry Flynn has spelled out the dangers of microwave radiation

Retired Canadian Army Captain Jerry Flynn has spelled out the dangers of microwave radiation in a 1,300-word letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Health Ginette Taylor. Flynn, who worked on the use of electromagnetic radiation for national defense, sent his letters Aug. 6. He has long sought to bring the issue to …