I have stopped using Skype for a long time. I run video calls on FaceTime, and Telegram has been my daily communicator for years. And although the communication tool in the Microsoft edition is still being developed and expanded, so my previous adventures with Skype – mainly due to the “refreshed” look of his mobile page, effectively discouraged me. I will not use the new feature, which eventually came to the application, but I know that there are people in the world who have been waiting for this type of function for years.
People are divided into two groups – those who make backups and those who will start. Losing data is not a catch – it even got its day. Specifically, March 31. That is why we want to warn against this problem.
“It does not concern me, I never lost any data” – such words are asking for a breakdown, a disk, ransomware attack (check the list of anti-viruses), or just bad luck. According to the Data Breach Index, a website investigating data breaches, in 2018 an average of 18.5 million data records per day were lost. That gives 214 every second. In mid-2018, it was estimated that over 3.5 billion records were violated or seized by unauthorized entities. That’s 72 percent. more compared to the same period of the previous year.
Google has long been promoting the two-step verification system in its services by encouraging users to better secure their account. The company decided to slightly redesign the entire interface that has appeared so far even if you logged in to Gmail. The new solution is to be not only streamlined, but most of all easier to use – especially when users use a special Bluetooth or USB security key.
The fact that Google is working on something related to video games has been known for quite a long time. Quite simply, the mysterious project will be based on the streaming game – but we will find out everything this evening, when at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), the giant from Moutain View will present the world with their “child”.
Until now, the Internet hate has usually ended in a fine. This time, however, we are talking about imprisonment – for 10 years.
Malaysian Mohamad Fuzi Harun was brought to trial in connection with a series of published materials whose content directly offended Islam. In total, 10 charges were filed against him, and the accused himself pleaded guilty. Interestingly, for each of them you can be sentenced to a prison year or 50,000 ringgit (about $ 13,000) fine – or even both. Eventually, Fuzi Harun will go to prison for 10 years.
A venture capitalist, Fred Wilson, suggested that bitcoin investors should make purchases after declines due to current events that make it worth investing in the cryptocurrency sector.
Fred Wilson commented on the situation on Bitcoin in the entry on his blog:
“We’re in the cycle after the crypto crash and it made the sector interesting for me again. The prices are definitely lower and there is a lot of work on the projects we have invested in, as well as the ones we want to invest in. “
Recently, a lot is said about banks entering the world of cryptocurrencies, first JP Morgan, then Japanese Mizhuo, and now the Swiss bank Dukascopy. The cryptocurrency called Dukascoin (DUK +) was launched on February 28 and is based on the ERC-20 standard.
The president of Dukascopy Andre Duk, boasts in an interview with Finance Magnates, that Dukascoin is the world’s first banking cryptocurrency running in the process of regulated ICO. However, the cryptocurrency distribution process is more like airdrop, and the Dukascoin functionality itself creates something like a loyalty token. You can get Dukascoin by opening an account at the bank or recommending an account to a friend, but in the future there will be a platform where you can buy or sell tokens at prices set by the market.