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The expert compared the new Chinese navigation system Beidou GLONASS

The configuration of the satellite constellation, the Chinese Beidou-3 is that the navigation system has to be more effective than American and Russian analogues GLONASS and GPS, however, unequivocally say this is impossible, since the complete information about Chinese handsets, said RIA Novosti head of the space policy Institute Ivan Moiseev.

Earlier, the President of China XI Jinping officially announced the launch of a Chinese global navigation system, Beidou-3. Last, the 55th satellite system Beidou-3 was successfully launched into orbit on 23 June.

Scientists explain the formation of a new ocean

Scientists have warned about the possible appearance in the future a new ocean, according to NBC News.

According to the calculations of researchers that approximately five to ten million years in Eastern Africa, formed by tectonic fault, resulting in a continent "split" into two parts.

China launched the last satellite to create the navigation system

China on Tuesday made a successful launch of the carrier rocket "Changzheng-3B" with the 55-th satellite to the newly created China's global navigation system, Beidou, is spoken in the message of the Chinese Corporation aerospace science and technology (CASC).

The launch took place on Tuesday at 9.43 am local time (4.43 GMT) from Baikonur Xichang in Sichuan province in southwest China. The satellite successfully entered the preset orbit, thus completing the formation of the Beidou system, it will work together with other devices running earlier after adjusting for Beidou orbit and conduct a series of tests.

Pandemic could accelerate the decommissioning of the 3G networks, said operators

Pandemic coronavirus may accelerate the replacement of third-generation networks to more modern standards, however the 2G devices continue to remain relevant, according to respondents RIA Novosti, the largest Russian mobile operators.

In "VimpelCom" (brand "Beeline") believe that the pandemic coronavirus, and also due to her measures of self-isolation and the development of the format for remote work and study, pushing the Telecom industry around the world to accelerate the solution of a question with large-scale deployment of 5G. "In Russia the issue of frequencies for fifth-generation communication is particularly acute. We see that the load on networks has increased significantly, and there is every reason to believe that this trend will continue in the future. The introduction of 5G will allow to redistribute the workload with existing networks and to cope with further traffic growth. But in order for this process to go quickly and efficiently, you need to allocate 5G precisely those frequencies which are the focus of present, the world community ("Golden band")," - said the press service of the operator.

The expert told how to increase the operating time of a smartphone without recharging

Regardless of the model phone you can always improve its performance and increase the operating time without additional charge, said the Agency “Prime” Director General of ANO "Digital platform" Arseny Weltzin.

According to him, you must delete all applications that you do not use. "Sooner or later, they surf the Internet and send various reports, request updates, etc. By removing them, it will increase to 10%," - said the expert.