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Rome Club Report 2018, Chapter 1.5: The Climate Challenge

The 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, held in Paris in December 2015, was declared very successful. All 195 countries present in Paris ...

5 Key Benefits of RedPine Monitoring, Dispatching and Management Systems

In the previous publication, we told about the history of RedPine creation, trying to show on an enlarged scale why we once chose the path of developing our own monitoring system, ...

Tell the mayor where to go (using Open Street Map)

Do not you think that our officials are somewhat divorced from reality? What is not enough to look at the controlled territory solely from the office window in the city center? What a city head ...

SmartTV development underwater rake

Hi, Habr! It has long been the idea to write an article about the problems of SmartTV development, but as we dive into this area, we invented our own bike, which helped us solve these problems ....

Created the first modular vinyl player printed on a 3D printer; a DIY kit is planned to be mass-produced.

The Dutch manufacturer of 3D printers RepRapUniverse and the Swiss company Lenco, which creates the players, decided to please the archaic fans with another electrophone. Unlike other ...

Antiquities: shshsh, sssssss, VOIP, BBS and other modem friends

I am a little wrong collecting old things. I do not really care about the appearance, the availability of documentation and other attributes of this vintage. When I buy another old laptop or ...

Saturn - the reason for the existence of a liquid ocean on Enceladus

The fact that Enceladus, the satellite of Saturn, there is a liquid ocean, people learned thanks to the Cassini spacecraft. It was he who first photographed cryovolcanoes, and then flew through ...

Preview RamblerFront & # 6

The sixth external RamblerFront & meetup will be held on October 11, 2018 at the Attic of Rambler & Co, where our employees will share their application knowledge in the field of frontend-development. Topics...

Future plans

Hi Giktayms! I haven’t written here for a long time, but I really want to, only with the themes for the time being rather weak, since all the topics are in the process. So I came to samopiaru. I want to tell about the topic ...

Tutu PHP Meetup # 2: Video Speeches

On October 6, the second PHP Meetup took place in the travel service office Tutu.ru. More than 80 backend-developers came to visit. We recorded all the performances and share them with you. Building a system ...

Superstitions, omens, lucky numbers, that's all. Ufological survey of the "supernatural"

For a superstitious person, this situation is the threshold of the end of the world. In Geektimes we love science, technology and everything connected with it. But recently they thought - what if you create a post that ...

Nmap scanner as the main tool for movie hackers

Nmap is a free utility designed for a variety of customizable scanning of IP networks with any number of objects, determining the state of objects in the scanned network (ports and ...

What will happen to your Steam account after your death?

Do you even have an idea about how much money was spent on your Steam account? Try to estimate the amount, even if it is approximate - it will be useful to remember it, because today we ...

Wikipedia has become more neutral than Britannic

Why on "Habrahabr" and Geektimes do not like articles about politics? Not because the topic is not interesting. The reason is rather different: comments on such articles turn into a real testing ground for ...

Why M-theory is the main candidate for the Theory of Everything

The mother of all string theories has been tested, which so far none of the theories of quantum gravity has been able to pass. M-theory reduces all five consistent versions into a single mathematical structure ...

Corporate focus

- fast! Urgently fast! - Tatiana screamed, walking quickly along the corridor and looking around. - Help! - Tatiana, what happened? - Sergey stopped, going somewhere about his business. - What are you ...

Chinese IT giant Alibaba announced the launch of pre-orders for a smart "Internet-car" of its own design

After the light of car headlights with intelligent onboard systems from the near future, many companies of the IT segment were actively involved in the process of creating ...

Efficient memory management in Node.js

Programs, in the course of work, use the RAM of computers. In JavaScript, in the Node.js environment, you can write server projects of various scales. The organization of work with memory is ...

Timeless classics, or review of new attack vectors through Microsoft Office

Hackers have been exploiting human gullibility and inattention for decades. Most users without hesitation open a harmless, at first glance, email attachment and, of course, ...

[What's wrong with GraphQL] ... and how to deal with it

In the past, we looked at uncomfortable moments in the GraphQL type system. And now we will try to defeat some of them. All interested, please under the cat. Section Numbering ...