Schott is working on foldable glass

Schott is working on foldable glass
The Mainzer Schott Group, a manufacturer of various special glasses, working on ultra-thin, foldable glass. This giant smartphones could then be built, which can be folded together in his pockets-compatible format.
If it goes to the ideas of Rüdiger Sprengard, the head of business development for ultra-thin glass from Schott, devices could with the foldable glass be possible to provide the display size a tablet, but folded as compact as a current smartphone is.

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Google AlphaGo computer beats world champion

Pride comes before the fall, because the triumphant beginning champion board game “Go” Lee Se-dol was beaten by the computer “AlphaGo” four to one. Developed by Google artificial intelligence has the fifth and final game gewonnen.Nachdem champion Lee Se-dol was in the South Korean capital Seoul in the fourth game still managed a decent result against his digital opponents on Sunday, the final game went back to the computer. The overall victory but had there already been laid – on Saturday was Google’s self-learning supercomputer with 3: 1 uncatchable front.

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Green light for free Wi-Fi hotspots

An important EU verifier has the effectiveness of Störerhaftung fundamentally questioned. Previously asked many hotels, cafes and shops their WLAN with maximum password to available – for fear of illegal downloading and uploading of customer being liable. That could soon adhere ändern.Nach assessment of Advocate General Maciej Szpunar shops, bars or hotels with unsecured wireless network is not for copyright infringement by third parties. National courts may indeed require a solution to the problem, Szpunar argued in its opinion (Case C-484/14). Too far-reaching restrictions it but not consider it admissible.

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