USB-C, a less universal connector than it seems

After one of the endless tug-of-wars that European bodies have accustomed us to, Parliament and the Council have agreed and proclaimed this week that all battery-powered electronic devices sold in the European Union will have to be able to charge with a USB-C format cable. The rule will apply from the end of 2024 and […]

A fight between a passenger and a flight attendant on an Egyptian plane

Al-Marsad newspaper: a video clip documented an argument between an African passenger who speaks Arabic and an Egyptian host because the passenger was sitting on a seat other than the seat allotted to her and her refusal to instruct the employee to go to her seat. The video showed the passenger insulting the host, saying […]

Opinion | Energy transition; target 1.5ºC

Next week the XVII Congress of the Association for the Economy of Energy is organized in my beloved University of Alcalá, with the same motto as the title of this article. The objective of mitigate the effect of rising temperatures of the planet at 1.5 degrees above the pre-industrial era was signed in the Paris […]

Apple cars will be equipped with a proprietary operating system, a kind of carOS

After news of probable specifications and restructuring from the team, the Apple Car is increasingly coming to life. The latest news concerns the operating system, which according to rumors leaked by suppliers in the supply chain, will be integrated as centrally as that of Tesla. Obviously, the development of the new carOS will be much […]

Discover the cities and properties most threatened by rising waters

This is a risk that is currently underestimated. The rise in sea level due to climate change threatens real estate in France. The Callendar firm estimates that 15,000 recently sold properties will be flooded by 2050. The specialist has set up an application that allows individuals to assess the most threatened properties, the Le Havre […]

Samsung’s new DRAM promises better performance and lower power consumption

Besides its smartphones, Samsung is also known to be one of the largest producers in the world of chips of different types: recently the company announced that it has developed the first LPDDR5X type DRAM on the market. This is a 16 GB (Giga bit) DRAM created with a 14nm production process and Low Power […]

Satechi’s new port replicator will also host an M.2 SSD

The hub, which communicates via the USB Type-C connector, has an internal SSD socket in addition to the extra ports. Hirdetés Satechi’s latest USB Type-C adapter will be of particular interest to those whose one extra port is occupied most of the time by an external storage device, as the aluminum-enclosed hub called the USB-C […]