Figures obtained by the European Commission show that in 2030 data centers will already be responsible for 3,21% electricity needs in the European Union. That value is already in 2,7% EU electricity.
The World Health Organization (OMS) announced a collaboration with Wikipedia, an â€˜online encyclopedia’ free access and community participation, for the dissemination of reliable and updated information about covid-19, against a “disinformation pandemic”.
Data from a recent IDC study reveal that consumers are increasingly opting for mid-range smartphones, with more affordable prices, and high levels of demand.
University College London has set a new record for Internet data transmission speed when transferred 178 terabits per second. At this speed it would be possible to download the entire library available on Netflix in less than a second!!!
Kaspersky's latest data on spam and phishing reveal that “Portugal is the second country with the highest percentage of users attacked by phishers (13,51% of total users)”.
A International Fact-Checking Newtork (IFCN) launched the Portuguese version of its â€˜chatbot’ for WhatsApp. This virtual assistant was developed to tackle the challenge of disinformation, especially during the covid-19 pandemic.