Month: January 2022

Astronomers identify the second exomoon candidate in the universe

The discovery of a second exomoon candidate outside our solar system raises the possibility of more discoveries and that these moons are as common as exoplanets . In 2017 a group of astronomers claimed to have “convincing evidence” of the first moon  orbiting a planet outside our solar system and now the same team reports the discovery of a second; If confirmed, …

Indian airline restricts flights to the US over fears of 5G deployment

Air India fears that the country’s 5G mobile network will interfere with the system on its planes. The airline Air India announced on Wednesday a restriction of flights to the United States due to the deployment of 5G  mobile network services  in that country, which has caused concern that the new signals interfere with aircraft systems. “Due to the rollout of 5G communications in the US , our …

Space anemia, a challenge to overcome for future astronauts to Mars

A new study links anemia to space travel, which will make it harder for astronauts to experience. Anemia  is a problem on Earth, but it is also a problem in space . A new study indicates that this condition, previously considered a temporary annoyance, is an illness to be considered by astronauts  due to weightlessness. Anemia was considered a “15-day illness” by NASA, because it was …

Instagram keeps a hidden avatar creator in the application: this is how it works

The avatar creator is hidden among the Instagram options , but it can be used in the future in your conversations and posts. Meta is beginning its transition to the metaverse  first by giving us the option to create avatars of our identity, little drawings that will represent us in the digital world. Facebook  has its own tool, but few have realized that Instagram  has it …

Coinbase partners with Mastercard and will allow to buy NFT

Coinbase 1 customers will be able to use Mastercard credit or debit cards to make purchases in the  crypto company’s upcoming NFT marketplace. Mastercard is partnering with cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase to facilitate NFT purchases in an upcoming marketplace. This alliance will allow users to purchase non-fungible tokens with Mastercard cardson Coinbase ‘s upcoming NFT marketplace . With this move, companies hope to make NFT purchases simpler, just like on any e- commerce site . “We …

Samsung Exynos 2200 Arrives with AMD RDNA 2 and Ray Tracing

For the first time, a chip implements hardware support for Ray Tracing in a cell phone chip. The collaboration between Samsung and AMD on cell phones finally bears fruit this 2022 with the Exynos 2200. The new high-end processor from the Korean company will arrive with an Xclipse GPU, with AMD ‘s RDNA 2 architecture . The Exynos 2200 is made with Samsung’s 4-nanometer EUV lithography process, …

NASA investigates ‘unusual’ carbon footprints on Mars

Among the possibilities before this finding is that of biological life in the past of Mars , but it is not the only hypothesis. The analysis of the sediments collected by NASA  ‘s Curiosity rover  in the Gale Crater on Mars  has helped scientists refine the possible origin of carbon on the red planet and try to get a little closer to its unknown past. After analyzing carbon isotopes from …

YouTube Originals is no more: The company will stop making its own productions

According to the latest reports , the company has decided to discontinue YouTube Originals to invest in other areas of greater interest. YouTube has decided to make budget cuts to its original programming project. After six years of making premium television shows , the company is shutting it down for good. According to a blog post, the video platform will continue to fund original programming …