Facebook announced a billion monthly users

Facebook announced a billion monthly usersMonthly, Facebook surpassed the mark of 1 billion people, said Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. According to him, a billion people since the creation of Facebook put 1130000000000 "likes", 219 billion photos uploaded and more than 17 billion times marked its location.

According to Zuckerberg, a billion users for Facebook – this is not the limit in the future through the development of a number of countries in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, the social network is going to continue to grow the base.

According to published reports, a billion Internet users around 600 million people are working with her on mobile phones. That's almost 50 million more than in June of this year when Facebook published the previous statistics.

Belarus can go without the Internet

Belarus can go without the InternetAfter the Christmas holidays Belarusians will be fined for viewing the "wrong" from the point of view of the state, websites, and avoiding the use of the national segment of the virtual space. Experts argue that this amounts to a ban on the use of the Internet.

Amendments to the Code of Administrative Offences, which oblige Belarusians use only those sites that are registered in the national segment of the Internet, will come into force on 6 January 2012. A fine of 40 to 125 dollars in the equivalent threatens those who would try to offer their products and services by placing the information on nebelorusskih sites. In the $ 125 cost a desire to see what is written at the level of the state prohibited sites. The same number of paid Internet service providers, if you do not shut off such sites. If the access points will not be established control over its visitors (subscriber identification devices and users, storing information about them and visited sites), they will have to pay a fine of 20 to 60 dollars equivalent. Monitor the implementation of the new requirements mandated KGB, the Interior Ministry, the SCC and the tax authorities.

Steve Jobs has died

Steve Jobs has diedEx-CEO of Apple Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56. This is stated in the message Apple.

Steve Jobs founded Apple in 1976 with Steve Wozniak (Steve Wozniak) and Ronald Wayne (Ronald Wayne). In 1985, he moved from there because of disagreements with senior management corporation, and in 1997 returned and in 2000 he became its CEO.

In August 2011, Steve Jobs after a long holiday resigned as head of Apple. CEO of the company was Tim Cook (Tim Cook), is replaced with Jobs' January 17, 2011, when he went on sick leave. In this case, Steve Jobs has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of Apple.

German police became interested in the new action Anonymous

German police became interested in the new action AnonymousGerman police began checking against hackers from the group Anonymous, WDR reports, citing a police Dusseldorf Shoyl Frank (Frank Scheulen). The charges stemmed from hackers campaign to combat child pornography. Hackers post on campaign appeared on YouTube.

Anonymous hacked sites that host illegal content, and then publish open data about visitors to those pages. In particular, their names appeared on the Internet and e-mail addresses.

Pierre Michel Golay and its magnificent clock to show WPHH 2012

Pierre Michel Golay and its magnificent clock to show WPHH 2012Swiss watchmaker Pierre Michel Golay introduced in the current exhibition WPHH 2012 his watch, equipped with proprietary calibers. Gauges abound of more than a dozen modifications.

Calibre Calibre 1700 S6 PR is a mechanical movement with manual winding and two drums. Caliber diameter is 31 mm, the thickness was 5 mm. In the caliber used and Breguet hairspring balance wheel with screws. The mechanism provides the functions of indicating hours and minutes. The seconds hand is put on additional dial at 6 o'clock position. Power reserve indicator is located at position 10.30. The crown has two positions of adjustment: Adjust Time and plant machinery. Caliber, consisting of 206 components and 25 jewels collected by, has a 192-hour power reserve and a balance frequency of 18,000 vibrations per hour. Decorating caliber made in the style of Cotes de Geneve.