Hello, friends! Today, Monday is the time to take stock of the past week in the latest issue of the weekly digest of the best news, articles and reviews on Treshbox.ru. Last week was fruitful for events and interesting news. Read the new issue of the digest right under the cut .
New Apple Technology Prices Officially Confirmed
One of the main news of the past week was a significant increase in prices for Apple equipment in Russia. Now the cheapest variation of the iPhone smartphone costs 39,990 rubles, and the maximum configuration of the Mac Pro computer will cost the buyer 575,990 rubles. Prices rose very noticeably and by a lot. More information about all the new price tags for the main Apple products in Russia can be found in the corresponding topic.
FES Watch: SONY has developed an innovative watch, hiding under an unknown brand
Quite a few new and interesting devices were presented last week, but Sony pleased us with its very unusual development - smart watches under a different brand. A watch called FES Watch is completely made of “electronic paper”, on which you can change the design and design of the dials each time. The device looks very interesting, but so far it has not yet reached the official full-fledged announcement.
Yandex introduced the alpha version of the "browser of the future"
The Russian company Yandex does not stand still, and is developing its next-generation browser, which was introduced last week. The alpha version of the new Yandex.Browser received a completely new interface, which can more likely be called the lack of an interface. The browser is very minimalistic, and the main emphasis is placed on viewing sites in the most convenient format.
Linshof i8 - a powerful and unusual smartphone from Germany
Quite suddenly and without any preliminary rumors, the German company Linshof introduced its own tablet and smartphone, which will go on sale early next year. Both devices have very unusual technical specifications, as well as their own interface shell for Android. It is expected that Linshof will fully compete in the mobile market.
Apple will stop production of iPhone 5C in the middle of next year
Apparently, the iPhone 5C smartphone really turned out to be a failed model, which did not find popularity in the market. As it became known from several reputable publications, Apple is going to completely stop the production of iPhone 5C smartphones. This should happen next summer.
Microsoft will reveal details about Windows 10 for smartphones and tablets in January
Microsoft is still keeping secret the details of its next-generation mobile operating system, which is due to come out with Windows 10. However, last week, the network received fairly truthful information that the software giant had planned a special event for January 2015 to show the new Mobile version of Windows. We wait.
AURA - the world's first wireless LED Christmas tree decorations
Already less than a month is left until the new year - the last major holiday of the outgoing 2014. In honor of the upcoming celebration, several engineers launched a project to finance the production of “smart” Christmas tree decorations. The project involves a set of several toys and a special finger ring for controlling their wireless operation. The project is very interesting and entertaining.
Also this week, a new competition was launched, the winner of which will receive a good tablet from teXet. Recall that the main condition for winning the competition is to set the highest rating for the month. The winner will receive a teXet TM-7853 tablet, and the competition will last until January 1, 2015.
And now it's time for the best articles and reviews of the past week:
Device Reviews: Fly IQ4516, Alcatel Onetouch Idol Alpha, LG G3 S, Huawei MediaPad X1, Nokia Lumia 830, AXGIO Neon N2Q and Pocketbook Surfpad 3 10.1
What can I say - our community last week did its best, because many reviews were prepared on various interesting devices. Read all reviews at the links above.
IvS articles: 15 DARPA research projects, a DUET review, a review of the new Yandex browser, and mobile fans
Our author, under the nickname IvS, finally returned to working condition and, despite some problems, still prepared quite a few articles and reviews over the past week. Especially worth noting is the review of the new browser from Yandex, as well as an article about mobile fans.
Iron Moon # 1: Linux Distributions
Well, to close this issue of the weekly digest will be an article from our user under the nickname Ironmoon. The material talks about the most famous and best Linux distributions.
These were the best and most interesting articles that were published throughout the past week on the Treshbox. The next issue of the digest will be waiting for you on the site exactly one week later.