Categoria: Floating Point

European army: why and how

The proposal for a more structured cooperation on defence and security issues across the European Union has been in development for a number of years. The current European Defence Initiative, comes from a proposal for an enhanced European Union defence, presented by France, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg in Brussels in 2003. The European Defence Agency…

Hate speech online project

A fronte dell’aumento di fenomeni migratori verso l’Europa, si è intensificato il dibattito su ruolo e responsabilità di media e giornalisti nel contrastare gli stereotipi e i discorsi d’odio (hate speech) sul web e sulla carta stampata su questo argomento. I crimini di odio e l’hate speech sono direttamente connessi. Entrambe hanno un enorme impatto…

Come sentire meno fatica mentre fate sport

Fare sport è troppo faticoso per voi? Per molti questa rappresenta un’ottima ragione per gettare la spugna e lasciar perdere l’attività fisica, ma uno studio condotto dai membri della University of Freiburg ha scoperto che le aspettative hanno un’influenza importante sulla possibilità che lo sport si riveli troppo faticoso per noi. I ricercatori hanno anche…

Il Data Protection Officer

Il nuovo Regolamento Europeo in materia di privacy (2016/679) ha introdotto la figura di un supervisore che, dotato spiccate conoscenze della normativa e della prassi in materia di privacy e di ampia autonomia (non risponde in caso di inosservanza del Regolamento), avrà il compito di monitorare e assistere il responsabile e il titolare nel trattamento…

Watch Darth Maul obliterate droids in 14 minutes of Star Wars Battlefront II’s multiplayer

Electronic Arts’ E3 press conference today was light on announcements, but delivered a large chunk of multiplayer gameplay from its upcoming Star Wars title, Battlefront II. It will introduce a single-player storyline where its predecessor did not, but expect the game’s multiplayer to expand as well. The time around, players will be able to select…

EA at E3 2017: the 5 biggest announcements

The first of many E3 2017 press conferences has drawn to a tepid conclusion. Electronic Arts kicked off the year’s biggest week in gaming news with a handful of announcements on new games, as well as footage from the highly anticipated Star Wars: Battlefront II. Though it ended with a strange, lengthy multiplayer match and…

Need for Speed Payback’s gameplay trailer is a love letter to the Fast and Furious films

Last year, the Need for Speed series took some time off to discover itself. Apparently it spent most of the break binging the Fast and Furious films on loop. The similarities to the blockbuster franchise were evident in the first teaser, but the extended gameplay demo is somehow less subtle. I’m not complaining. Despite its…

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says people will still go to theaters even if movies stream right away

Netflix chief executive officer has made no secret of the fact that he’d like movies to come to Netflix almost as soon as they’re released in theaters. Today at Recode’s Code Conference he offered a rather optimistic view of how people will still have their in-theater experience and stream it, too: by likening the theater…

The Gear VR now supports Chromecast

Oculus has added Google Chromecast support to the Samsung Gear VR headset, so users can stream virtual reality experiences to their TV using a new cast button on the Oculus mobile app. This means that other people can now watch what you’re doing inside virtual reality — an option that’s long been possible on tethered…