MediaTek is accused of cheating performance points

MediaTek is accused of cheating performance points

MediaTek is said to have adjusted the system settings so that smartphones using its chips will score higher on performance tests. Anandtech's team discovered MediaTek's performance cheating fraud when comparing the European version of Oppo Reno 3 Pro running Helio P95 chip with Oppo Reno 3 version in China using 1000L Dimensity chip (two lines of Helio and MediaTek's regular density). Previously, according to PCMark test, Reno 3 Pro unexpectedly surpassed Reno 3 although in theory, the Dimension 1000L chip with four new Cortex A77 cores will have better performance than Helio P95 with two Cortex A75 cores.

The 'illegal' purchase of Netflix accounts is blooming

The 'illegal' purchase of Netflix accounts is blooming

Netflix accounts of unknown origin are listed for sale from VND 20,000 a month, attracting hundreds of inquiries. Thanh Hai, a telecommunications service salesman in Hanoi, opened another service to sell cheap Netflix accounts in early April. Right on the first day, Hai received dozens of "orders" from friends and Relatives, to the point that they have to postpone because the number of existing accounts is not enough to provide, must buy additional from "agents". According to Hai, the number of people interested in entertainment services such as Netflix, is quite large but the price of Netflix in Vietnam is still high. "Not everyone can invite friends to buy together, not to mention, external buying accounts are very cheap and easy," he said.

Hackers are targeting Netflix users

Hackers are targeting Netflix users

Taking advantage of the growing demand for videos in Covid-19, nearly 700 fake Netflix websites were created to steal users' personal information. Netflix said that the number of new subscribers in the first quarter of 2020 had increased to 15.77 million, bringing the total number of global subscribers to 183 million. However, according to The Guardian, this streaming service is also becoming the target of cyber attacks, which is mainly a form of scam to collect user data. Security firm Mimecast (UK) discovered about 700 pages with an interface similar to the Netflix homepage and Disney + has just been registered since April 6. Website impersonating the domain name containing the keyword "Netflix" such as login.netflix-activate, netflix-payment1 or netflix-usa makes many people think they are accessing the subscription service page of this streaming platform.

Streamer overcomes F1 drivers on the virtual track

Streamer overcomes F1 drivers on the virtual track

For streamer Jimmy Broadbent, getting past Lando Norris - a member of McLaren - in the Bahrain Grand Prix virtual race is a "dream come true". At the end of March, the F1 race kicked off a weekly online tournament to partially meet the needs of fans when the actual races were canceled because of Covid-19. The eSports Virtual Grand Prix takes place in the F1 2019 game with a series of professional riders, such as Charles Leclerc (Ferrari team), Alexander Albon (Red Bull Racing Honda team), George Russell (ROKiT Williams Racing team). .. Along with an emulator set in an apartment in England, Jimmy Broadbent took fourth place in the Bahrain Grand Prix, after beating Lando Norris (McLaren team) in the last race. "It's hard to imagine. Last week I watched Norris on TV, now I have a chance to face him," he said.

How does 5G wireless work?

How does 5G wireless work?

Wireless networks consist of "cells" divided into areas that send data via radio waves. 4G LTE (Long-Term Evolution) technology will provide the foundation for 5G. Unlike 4G, which requires large, high-capacity mobile towers to transmit signals over longer distances, 5G wireless signals will be transmitted over a large number of small mobile stations located in places such as lamppost or roof. The use of multiple small cells is necessary because the millimeter wave spectrum - the spectrum between 30 GHz and 300 GHz that 5G relies on to create high speeds - can only travel over short distances and is subject to weather and Obstacles like buildings.

[Technology] 5G: 'Terminator' of Wifi network in the future?

[Technology] 5G: 'Terminator' of Wifi network in the future?

What is 5G? 5G stands for 5th Generation, the 5th generation of mobile networks. Each generation corresponds to a specific set of requirements, deciding on the quality of equipment and networks to meet the requirements and compatibility with other networks. Each generation also describes new technologies, bringing new communication possibilities. Most recently, the international networking organization ITU has just published a report on IMT-2020 radio technology, also known as 5G, which will be finalized by the end of 2017. However, it will need more. There is some time left to make it more widely available in countries.

Why is 5G network still unable to replace 4G soon?

Why is 5G network still unable to replace 4G soon?

Together, we will explore and eliminate some unnecessary misunderstandings about 5G mobile networks in this article. The next generation of mobile networks that stand out with high-speed access and are called 5G, are now available in parts of the U.S. and countries like South Korea, the United Kingdom and Australia. In Vietnam, some carriers have started to test 5G on a small scale. Starting from September 21, Military Industry and Telecommunications Group (Viettel) has launched 5G broadcast and put into operation the infrastructure of connecting things (IoT) in Ho Chi Minh City. But before this mobile network became popular, there were still many misconceptions surrounding it and its new technology.

Smartphone 2020 - Post-isolation weapons

Smartphone 2020 - Post-isolation weapons

Smartphones are expected to play a major role in preventing new outbreaks as countries loosen quarantine orders. When California officials want to know if people adhere to the social separation rules, they look to a new data source - a map provided by Facebook. This map shows the locations shared on Facebook by tens of millions of smartphones, showing that a large number of people still gathered at beaches and parks in mid-March. Shortly thereafter, Gavin Newsom, the governor of the state, issued a love command. Bridge people at home to stop Covid-19. Newsom's move is only an indication of the cooperation between government officials and technology companies in the fight against "common enemies". This wave takes place across the globe, though disturbing by the daily activities of users like what they do, with whom ... can be collected via smartphones.

Motorola launches 90-degree curved screen smartphone

Motorola launches 90-degree curved screen smartphone

The new smartphone duo marks the return of Motorola in the high-end segment after many years focusing on the mid-range, low-cost line, while the flexible phone Razr constantly delayed the sale date. Like the expensive models from Samsung, Huawei or Oppo, the highlight on Motorola Edge + is the edge-to-edge screen, powerful configuration and high quality camera system. Both Edge + and Edge have 6.7-inch OLED panels with curved screens that spill to the sides, 90 Hz refresh rate. The difference is that the high-end Edge + model supports HDR 10+ while the cheaper version doesn't. Unfortunately, the screen resolution is only Full HD +, which is very small when placed next to other competitors in the same segment. The front-facing "hole-in" camera with a 25-megapixel resolution is on the left, just like Huawei's newly launched P40.

The iPhone SE 2020 'interior' is similar to the iPhone 8

The iPhone SE 2020 'interior' is similar to the iPhone 8

Apple arranged the components inside the iPhone SE 2020 not much different from the iPhone 8, even some details are interchangeable. Ao Technology, YouTube and Weibo, which posted videos of Chinese technical training and repair of mobile phones, recently dissected two iPhone SE 2020 and iPhone 8 to compare. Process of "dissecting" and testing device compatibility iPhone SE 2020 and iPhone 8. Video: Ao Technology.