New patent: system lowers tires in case of brake problems

Mercedes-Benz is applying for a patent for a system that lowers car tires at lightning speed in emergencies. This is especially useful for electric cars. Inflated tires create much more friction. The new system will only be used if the brakes are damaged. The description of the patent states that this technology is intended for […]

New York City: Law to regulate the use of AI for job applications

In New York City, the city council passed a bill in early November that restricts employers from using artificial intelligence to fill vacancies. The selection of applicants by algorithm is therefore only allowed if the software used has passed an annual bias audit. A pre-selection of applicants with artificial intelligence must therefore be impartial. If […]

Meta: Facebook renames its applications

Following the announcements of Marck Zuckerberg concerning the future of Facebook Inc, its vision and positioning around the metaverse (read our article), the CEO announced Meta. So we expected to see our favorite apps change a bit and see the mention Facebook disappear. It’s done on the group’s social applications (Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram). The logo […]

Snapchat and Spotify apps were temporarily down

The specialist site Downdetector indicated a failure of the social network as well as the music streaming application for at least an hour on Tuesday evening. Unsplash. By the editorial staff Published on 11/16/2021 8:54 PM Reading time: 1 min MOn Tuesday evening, several users of the Snapchat social network as well as Spotify indicated […]

the platforms testify about their position regarding the privacy of minors

Snapchat, TikTok and YouTube agreed on Tuesday in a hearing before the US Senate that they would convince lawmakers that they do not resemble Facebook. According to the companies of these social networks, they have developed privacy measures for minors. The hearing took place as a result of documents leaked by the Facebook whistleblower, Frances […]

become a Real Madrid or Barcelona player

Related news On Sunday, November 24 at 4:15 p.m. Spanish peninsular time, the first Clásico of the 2021-22 League season will be played, which will face Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Camp Nou. A meeting in which technology plays a very important role, since both teams use a software data to prepare the game; […]

IT manager cross-section (m / f / d) | Max Planck Society

Announcement number: 1243 Job offer dated October 9, 2021 The general administration of the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science e. V. is looking for a for the information and communication technology department as soon as possible (Code number 93/21) To strengthen our SAP Competence Center, we are looking for you to promote […]