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  • Li Auto Responds to L9's Second Test Drive Accident
  • "Second Uncle" Video Writer Responds to Filming Plans
  • Real estate experts say that the pre-sale system cannot be cancelled
  • Byte Core: Two years in preparation, with a team of less than 300 people
  • Four tech giants call for abolition of leap seconds
  • Faraday Future car project delayed again
  • CBA company claims 400 million from station B for infringement
  • iPhone 14 or full 6G memory
  • Lenovo Savior Y70 will be released in August
  • Anker Releases All Gallium Nitride 120W Charger
  • 'The Godfather' house available for pre-order on Airbnb
  • lululemon Launches Chargefeel Women's Sneakers
  • A Piece of Universe × NetEase Cloud Launches "Shelf Life Artist" Gift Box
  • "The Faithful Dog" is set for August 26
  • Hip-hop comedy "Enthusiasm" Released Trailer
  • The first documentary filmed in VR goes live today

Li Auto Responds to L9's Second Test Drive Accident

On July 26, a blogger exposed a group of photos of the ideal L9 test car crashing into the guardrail.

According to the description, the accident happened when Ideal Sales took a customer for a test drive in a rainy night and accelerated, suddenly encountering three lanes and turning into two lanes, and then crashed into the guardrail due to lack of response.

The exposed owner's chat records show that the vehicle's active brakes failed, the front axle airbag exploded, and the broken axle lay in the nest.

In response, @IdealAuto's official Weibo reposted a dash cam video posted by an ideal employee in response.

In the description, the employee said "no one was injured in the incident and the air spring was intact."

In the video, the structure of the right front suspension system of the accident vehicle is intact, the right steering rod in the steering system is deformed, the right side of the front bumper of the vehicle is damaged, the two right tires are punctured, and the right front wheel hub is deformed.

Regarding the problem of the vehicle's active braking failure, Li Auto said that the accident has nothing to do with AEB (Automatic Emergency Braking System).

This is the second time that the Ideal L9 has been exposed to an accident this month. On July 17, according to a report from China Central Broadcasting Network, an ideal L9 test car was suspected of having an air suspension break when it rushed through a deep pit, making it impossible to drive.

Source: Red Star News

The author of the second uncle's video responds to the "live broadcast" suggestion

Recently, "Three days back to the village, the second uncle cured my mental internal friction" released by Bilibili UP owner @ 伊格許 has aroused heated discussions.

In the video, "Second Uncle"'s positive attitude towards life touched many viewers. Some netizens suggested that "Second Uncle" participate in the live broadcast on the short video platform to improve their living conditions.

In response to this, the video author @伊哥guess responded that he did not want the life of "Second Uncle" to be disturbed, and "a beautiful story should have a beautiful ending."

In response to the outside world's doubts about the authenticity of the video, @伊哥guess responded: "Every word is true, and even some more legendary things have been deleted."

When it comes to whether the story of "Second Uncle" will be made into a movie, @遊ge guesses:

"I think to be honest, the second uncle's story may not be able to support a 90-minute movie.

Because of the usual conflicts and contradictions in the movie, the second uncle also has them, but they are not enough and not dense enough, so after this movie is made, I think the effect may not be so good.

There are several screenwriters and a director talking to me about it. But overall, I'm not very enthusiastic about it. "

Source: Jiemian News & Fast Technology & Red Star News

Real estate experts say that the pre-sale system cannot be cancelled

On July 25, at the summer forum of the 2022 Economist Annual Meeting, Dong Fan, director of the Real Estate Research Center of Beijing Normal University, said: "The pre-sale system cannot be cancelled but only improved. The pre-sale system is necessary." The remarks are controversial.

He believes that there are many voices on the Internet calling for "abolishing the pre-sale system" because they do not see the positive meaning behind the pre-sale system:

"Pre-sale can greatly improve the capital turnover of housing companies, build more houses, and solve the current imbalance between real estate supply and demand. At the same time, it can also reduce unfinished buildings and allow ordinary people to gain asset appreciation in the process of rising house prices. "

However, he also emphasized that the pre-sale system also has a lot to be improved. For example, pre-drawn, unmodifiable format contracts lead to unfair positions for both parties, as well as the order in which the loan contract is processed and the house is handed over.

Source: Beijing News & Sino-Singapore Jingwei

Byte Core: Two years in preparation, with a team of less than 300 people

According to a report by LatePost, Byte has been making cores for nearly 2 years. The project started in the second half of 2020, and began to accelerate its expansion in the spring of 2021, with a current scale of more than 200 people.

At present, the main chip projects that Byte has launched are closely related to its business:

  • AI chips are used to process a large number of recommendation algorithms;
  • The video codec chip corresponds to the massive video processing requirements of short-term video applications such as Douyin and TikTok;
  • FPGA smart NICs correspond to the need to improve the overall efficiency of data centers.

On the whole, the core-making road of domestic Internet manufacturers can now be divided into two factions.

One faction is represented by Ali Pingtou Ge and Baidu Kunlun Chip. They hope to sell chips to the outside world and have huge market intentions.

Founded in 2018, Alibaba's chip subsidiary, Pingtou Ge, currently has about 1,500 people and has successively launched products such as AI chips and ARM CPUs.

The other group, represented by Tencent, entered the game with "investment + part of self-research". The team size is relatively small and the chips are used by themselves.

Byte’s current core-making route is closer to Tencent. Yang Zhenyuan, vice president of ByteDance, also said at last week's Volcano Engine Conference that the purpose of ByteDance's core building is not to sell to the outside world, but to develop customized chips for its own needs.

Combined with the latest OKRs of Byte CEO Liang Rubo disclosed last week, cost reduction and efficiency enhancement are the core goals of Byte now. Enhancing its own computing power and saving computing power costs, rather than seeking greater chip business opportunities, may be the direction of Byte for a period of time.

If you want to know more about Byte Core, you can click to view: Late Exclusive丨Byte Core Details

Four tech giants call for abolition of leap seconds

Four tech giants, Google, Microsoft, Meta and Amazon, have recently called for the abolition of leap seconds.

The concept of "leap second" was first proposed in 1972. When the error between the Universal Time Coordinated Universal Time and Universal Time exceeds 0.9 seconds, the International Bureau of Weights and Measures will uniformly set the Coordinated Universal Time to advance or slow down by 1 second at the end of the year or in the middle of the year.

Leap seconds have caused network platforms to malfunction many times in the past.

According to the technology media WIRED, in 2012, the social networking site Reddit suffered a massive outage due to leap seconds. According to the British Guardian report, the open source community Mozilla, the social platform LinkedIn, and the US business review website Yelp have also encountered similar situations.

In response to this problem, Google proposed a "leap second compensation" scheme in 2011: adjusting the network time protocol server inside the system, adding a few milliseconds for each update to make up for the extra second of the leap second.

But two Facebook engineers said that this solution is only suitable for solving "positive leap seconds".

As the Earth's rotation pattern changes, there may also be "negative leap seconds" in the future. Not addressing the problem "would be devastating to software that relies on timers or schedulers."

Source: 36kr

Faraday Future car project delayed again

According to WSJ reports, Faraday Future said in an announcement filed recently that it is currently seeking to raise approximately $325 million in additional funding to initiate the commercialization of its first electric vehicle, the FF91.

This means that U.S. production and first deliveries of the FF 91 will be delayed until the third or fourth quarter of this year.

Previously, Faraday Future had promised to start manufacturing and selling the FF 91 as early as 2018, but deliveries have been delayed several times. The company has also said it plans to launch an electric SUV as early as this month.

Bloomberg said the delay comes amid a standoff between the company and its founder, Jia Yueting.

In late June, a shareholder group affiliated with Jia Yueting demanded that a director be removed from the startup's board. On July 15, the shareholders said in a filing that they provided Faraday Future with "at least $100 million" in funding if the director resigned.

Source: WSJ & The Paper

CBA company claims 400 million from station B for infringement

According to the China Referee Documents Network, because Bilibili provided the public with on-demand services of CBA game videos on a large scale without authorization, China Basketball Federation (Beijing) Sports Co., Ltd. claimed 406 million yuan from Bilibili.

It is reported that in the 2019-2020 season, the copyright partners of new media events authorized by CBA are Migu, Tencent and Youku, but Bilibili is not among them.

On the other hand, Bilibili provided 281 CBA videos involved in the case without authorization, involving 167 CBA games; in addition, there were 416 event highlights videos with a duration equivalent to 54 CBA games. Libili constitutes infringement.

The claim amount in this case is as high as 406 million yuan, which may be the largest amount claimed in China's sports copyright infringement cases.

Source: Interface News

iPhone 14 or full 6G memory

According to the Digitimes report, the iPhone 14 or the entire series will use 6G memory, but the iPhone 14 Pro series will use LPDDR5 memory, while the iPhone 14 series will continue to use LPDDR4X memory.

  • iPhone 14: 6GB (LPDDR4X)
  • iPhone 14 Max: 6GB (LPDDR4X)
  • iPhone 14 Pro: 6GB (LPDDR5)
  • iPhone 14 Pro Max: 6GB (LPDDR5)

In the current iPhone 13 series, all four models use LPDDR4X memory, of which the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini use 4GB LPDDR4X; the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max use 6GB LPDDR4X.

In fact, as early as March this year, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo indicated that the iPhone 14 series will have updated memory standards, and emphasized that the standard iPhone 14 will retain the A15 chip, and the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max models will use the update A16 chip.

With new memory specifications and performance upgrades, the iPhone 14 Pro may become the most worthwhile new model to buy.

Lenovo Savior Y70 will be released in August

On July 26, Lenovo officially announced the new Savior Y70, calling it a "dressed beast".

It is reported that the new phone uses a 6.67-inch OLED straight screen; the front is 1.3 million pixels, the rear is a 50MP triple camera, and supports 8K video recording; it has a built-in 4880mAh battery, supports 68W fast charging, and supports off-screen fingerprints.

The Lenovo Savior Y70 will be officially released in August.

Source: IT House

Anker Releases All Gallium Nitride 120W Charger

On July 26, Anker released 7 flagship new products, including all-gallium nitride 65W, 120W, 140W, and 150W chargers, as well as 2 mobile power supplies and 1 socket.

Among them, Anker GaNPrime full gallium nitride 120W charger is similar in size to the same type of 65W charger, with 2 C ports and 1 A port, single port maximum output power of 100W, equipped with full-time power distribution technology, the total charging time can be saved at the most 30 minutes.

Anker's GaN Prime full gallium nitride 150W charger is priced at 589 yuan, the 140W charger is 539 yuan, and the 65W charger is 299 yuan.

'The Godfather' house available for pre-order on Airbnb

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the release of the movie "The Godfather", and the old house inhabited by the Corleone family in the film has recently opened for bookings on Airbnb.

The 6,248-square-foot home in Staten Island, New York has five bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a gym, swimming pool, games room and English-style bar in the basement.

Scenes such as the classic wedding opening in "The Godfather 1" and Vito Corleone's heart attack at the end of "The Godfather 2" were filmed here.

The house is open for 30-day reservations starting July 27, starting at $50 per night.

Source: DesignTaxi

lululemon Launches Chargefeel Women's Sneakers

On July 26, lululemon launched the second flagship product "Chargefeel" women's sports shoes in the women's sports shoes series.

The new model has two designs of mid-top and low-top. The sole is designed with dual-density foam layers, which can provide comfortable rebound during running and flexible support during training, realizing "one pair of multi-functionality".

At the same time, the limited-time experience store of lululemon shoes also appeared in Shanghai Jingan Kerry Center. The store is equipped with a bookshelf shoe wall, which is convenient for consumers to try on shoe products.

The Chargefeel women's sneakers are currently on sale.

A Piece of Universe × NetEase Cloud Launches "Shelf Life Artist" Gift Box

Recently, the freeze-dried coffee brand "One Piece of Universe" and NetEase Cloud Music launched the "Shelf Life Artist" collaboration gift box.

The top cover of this gift box is printed with the QR code of NetEase Cloud Music's "Shelf Life Artist 100,000 Hours" playlist, which can be scanned to play the recommended playlist.

"One Piece of Small Universe" created the category of "freeze-dried coffee blocks", which enables more possibilities in the shape of coffee and is more convenient for consumers to use.

Source: SocialBeta & FoodTalks

Finally, let's take a look at what new movies are worth watching recently~

"The Faithful Dog" is set for August 26

On July 26, the Russian film "Parma the Faithful Dog" released a new poster and announced that it will be released on August 26, "International Dog Love Day".

Directed by Alexander Domogarov Jr., the film tells the touching story of an abandoned German shepherd, Parma, and the kind boy Coria who helps him find his owner.

The film, which was released in Russia last March, won the Best Film Award at the 31st St. Petersburg Film Festival.

Hip-hop comedy "Enthusiasm" Released Trailer

The movie "Warm" released a trailer yesterday.

Directed by Dapeng and starring Huang Bo and Wang Yibo, the film tells the story of joy that happened after Ding Lei, a hip-hop veteran, encouraged the busker Chen Shuo to join his own dance group.

The new film is expected to be released this year.

The first documentary filmed in VR goes live today

The documentary "We Meet in VR" will be streamed on HBO Max today.

Directed by Joe Hunting, the film follows the lives of 5 friends who use VR Chat and modern VR technology to connect with others during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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