Taras Mishchenko

Editor-in-Chief of Mezha.Media. Taras has more than 15 years of experience in IT journalism, writes about new technologies and gadgets.

The rotating bezel will return to the Galaxy Watch 6 Classic

Samsung is preparing for the release of a new line of Galaxy smartwatches, the announcement of which will traditionally take place during the presentation of the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5 as soon as this summer. MySmartPrice and insider OnLeaks shared preliminary information about the upcoming ... Read more

Google search ads will automatically adapt to your queries using AI

In an effort to increase the relevance of search advertising, Google plans to use the technology of generative artificial intelligence. This development was announced at the Google Marketing Live event, reports TechCrunch. Last year, Google already introduced automatically generated assets (ACA) for search ads, a feature that uses the content ... Read more

Microsoft will make the Windows Copilot chatbot part of Windows 11

Microsoft does not plan to stop there and will continue to integrate AI tools into its products. A new addition will be the Windows Copilot chatbot, which will be integrated into Windows 11 operating system. According to Microsoft, this move will make Windows the first PC platform to provide users ... Read more

Millions of Android smartphones and TVs came with malware that could not be removed

Android devices have a complicated relationship with security. Although the operating system itself and Google Pixel smartphones have shown resistance to software exploits over time, the frequent appearance of malicious applications in Google Play and the vulnerability of devices from some third-party manufacturers have somewhat tarnished Android’s reputation as a ... Read more

Hyundai agreed to a settlement and will pay $200 million to customers in the United States over the TikTok challenge that led to a mass theft of cars

Hyundai has decided to quickly end a class action lawsuit arising out of in connection with the mass theft of cars through the TikTok challenge. The auto giant agreed to a settlement amounting to approximately $200 million to compensate approximately 9 million to Hyundai and Kia owners in the United ... Read more

Literally word game is now available on Android and in English

Ukrainian mobile game developer Oleksandr Kozlov, who previously created Kobza and Game of Words, at the end of last year presented a new word game – “literally”. In it, you had to collect words and the player’s only opponent was time. However, only iPhone and iPad users could play, although ... Read more

Logitech has announced a partnership with iFixit to allow users to fix the company’s devices themselves

Logitech and iFixit announced the launch of a collaboration to reduce e-waste and encourage customers to self-repair Logitech devices that fail after the warranty period has expired. The initiative provides spare parts, batteries and step-by-step repair instructions for selected Logitech products. Program components will be centralized in the iFixit Logitech ... Read more

The American state of Montana has banned TikTok and the use of Telegram by state employees

Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signed a bill SB 419, which effectively bans the social network TikTok in the state. This is the first such ban in the United States. The new law requires app stores to remove TikTok from their offerings for Montana residents, reports The Verge. Governor Gianforte justified ... Read more

The second trailer for the film Mission Impossible: Dead Reckoning Part One was released

Tom Cruise returns to the role of secret agent Ethan Hunt in the new film of the franchise Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One. The movie will be divided into two parts and is a direct continuation of Mission: Impossible – Fallout, which was released in 2018, and is ... Read more

The CIA started a channel in Telegram and offers the russians to leak secret data

The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has launched a new campaign on Telegram that aims to take advantage of what US intelligence officials say is an “unprecedented” chance to persuade Russians disillusioned with the war in Ukraine and life in Russia to share classified information, writes CNN. This initiative includes ... Read more

Musk still can’t write all he wants about Tesla yet

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has again failed to appeal a restraining order requiring lawyers to review some of his Tesla-related tweets, reports Engadget. A federal appeals court in Manhattan rejected Musk’s claim that a 2018 settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unfairly imposed “prior restraints” on his free ... Read more

Samsung Bespoke Jet cordless vacuum cleaner review

Samsung is one of the largest manufacturers of consumer electronics in the world, so it is not surprising that its model range is also represented by cordless vacuum cleaners, the flagship of which is the Bespoke Jet. The model is one of the most expensive offers on the market and ... Read more

Great Britain will provide Ukraine with combat drones with a range of more than 200 km and will begin training Ukrainian pilots on the F-16

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy arrived in Great Britain today for high-level talks with Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on supporting Ukraine during an aggressive Russian invasion. The President of Ukraine intends to brief the Prime Minister on his recent discussions with other European leaders as Ukraine prepares for a period ... Read more

Google has launched MusicLM, a text-to-music generator

As part of its AI Test Kitchen test site, Google presented a demo version of MusicLM, a music generator based on artificial intelligence. This tool is available on iOS and on the website, and allows users to turn their musical ideas in text format into real compositions. MusicLM is currently ... Read more

Garmin prepares Epix Pro Gen 2, Fenix 7 Pro, Fenix 7X Pro and Approach S70 watches for release

Garmin is preparing to significantly expand its line of sports watches, as evidenced by a series of leaked images shared by WinFuture. These images show Garmin’s upcoming flagship devices, including the Epix Pro Gen 2, Fenix 7X Pro and Fenix 7 Pro, which are expected to compete with the Apple ... Read more

A $175 check from Apple Computer Company signed by Steve Jobs sold at auction for over $100,000

A check from Apple Computer Company filled out and signed by company co-founder Steve Jobs recently was sold for $106,985 at an auction organized by RR Auction. Boston-based RR Auction is known for finding and selling historic artifacts, autographs and manuscripts. A check signed by Jobs was issued in July ... Read more

ROG Ally is now official: full specs of ASUS’ first portable gaming console

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand officially announced the release of ROG Ally, a portable game console running Windows 11. The company promises that thanks to the AMD Ryzen Z1 Extreme processor, users will be able to run both AAA games and indie games in 1080p resolution. ROG Ally will ... Read more

A new Google tool will allow you to determine whether an image was generated by AI

Google is set to roll out a new tool called About this image for English-language searches in the US, reports The Verge. It will distinguish real images from those that have been altered or created with AI tools such as Midjourney or Stable Diffusion. The functionality of the tool extends ... Read more

This is what Google’s new search engine with artificial intelligence will look like

As expected, Google is trying to use generative artificial intelligence to enhance the capabilities of its search engine. The announcement was made at the Google I/O conference, where the company showcased future updates to its search, which will initially be available as an experiment within the new Search Labs program. ... Read more

Google Bard chatbot will be available in 180 countries, will get new language model PaLM 2, dark theme and visual search

During the Google I/O conference, the company’s CEO Sundar Pichai announced a significant update to Bard chatbot, which works on the basis of a large language model. New features include support for Japanese and Korean languages, simplified text export to Google Docs and Gmail, visual search, and a dark theme. ... Read more

Religious chatbots that speak in the voice of God and condone violence are gaining popularity in India

In January 2023, at a time when the ChatGPT chatbot was gaining ground globally, a Bengaluru-based software engineer named Sukuru Sai Vineet introduced GitaGPT, writes Rest of World. Powered by GPT-3 technology, this AI chatbot offers answers based on the teachings of the Bhagavad Gita, the foundational Hindu scripture consisting ... Read more

Sam Altman, whose company created ChatGPT, will testify before Congress on AI regulation for the first time

Sam Altman, CEO of OpenAI, the company that created the ChatGPT chatbot, will testify in Congress for the first time next Tuesday before a US Senate committee to discuss maintaining control over artificial intelligence technologies. This discussion covers upcoming legislation currently being considered by senators on Capitol Hill, reports The ... Read more

Google showed an ad for the Pixel Fold from the NBA playoff finals promo

As you know, the Google company is not very good at keeping secrets, information about its smartphones, smartwatches and tablets is leaked long before the official announcement. The first foldable smartphone of the company Pixel Fold, which Google itself has already managed to show in a short video was no ... Read more

Meta has opened up access to ImageBind, a generative AI that can mimic human perception

Meta has announced the open access of ImageBind, an artificial intelligence tool that is revolutionizing predicting connections between data, reminiscent of human perception and representation of the environment. While image generators such as Midjourney, Stable Diffusion and DALL-E 2, create visual scenes based on textual descriptions, ImageBind takes a more ... Read more

The Samsung Galaxy Watch will be able to warn users about irregular heart rhythms

Samsung has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the irregular heart rhythm notification (IHGN) feature in the Health Monitor app for Galaxy Watch devices, notifies Engadget. Irregular heart rhythm notification (IHGN) is a feature that helps users monitor their heart rhythm and detect abnormalities that ... Read more