Ciencia y Tecnologia


World's First Baby Was Born from the DNA of 3 People
- Setiembre 29, 2016

The controversial procedure, which was carried out by a United States medical team, has only been legally approved in the UK . The procedure for the unnamed Jordanian parents was conducted in Mexico and the procedure was done by a team of medical personnel from the US. (los mas...)
BoJ anxious about policy mix back in July: Minutes BoJ anxious about policy mix back in July: Minutes
- Setiembre 29, 2016

The materials sector gained slightly, however, rising 0.26% by the closing bell in Sydney. Shares in Seoul technology giant Samsung reversed some earlier gains to finish 0.19% lower, after it emerged the company was looking at delays to the relaunch of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. (los mas...)
Mercury will join the Solar System's Mercury will join the Solar System's "tectonically active" planet club
- Setiembre 28, 2016

Scientists estimate that these land formations are around less than 50 million years old, and can be considered as evidence of tectonic activity on the planet . "Mercury has the potential for many more earthquakes than the moon, since it's contracted a lot more than the moon has", said Watters. "I think it's going to help us understand in the broader sense this range of possibilities Earth-like planets could have by better understanding the Earth and terrestrial like planets in our ... (los mas...)
Reported Martin Prado extension makes weak Major League Baseball free agent class even weaker
- Setiembre 28, 2016

The biggest takeaway here is that the weak free agency class this upcoming offseason just got even weaker. The Miami Herald first reported news of Prado's deal with the Marlins. Despite the loss of Fernandez (both on an emotional and baseball level), this is a team that has the potential to win 90 games next season. Furthermore, Prado's consistent hitting for average and defense has been a major reason why the Marlins may finish above.500 this year. (los mas...)
Queensland meteor?: Reports of bang and flash in the sky Queensland meteor?: Reports of bang and flash in the sky
- Setiembre 28, 2016

Meanwhile, a 3.8 magnitude quake struck off the coast of Airlie Beach at around 10.15pm, though there is nothing to suggest it was as a result of the apparent meteor strike. "It is probably a large meteor". Witnesses have continued to describe what they saw in the sky, with many reporting the same story and one resident even posting a security video which she claimed captured "the light". (los mas...)
Roku launches 5 new media streamers, prices range from $30 to $130 Roku launches 5 new media streamers, prices range from $30 to $130
- Setiembre 27, 2016

The new lineup should contain something for just about everyone, including those on a budget. The Roku Express is the company's tiniest player yet, and comes with 1080p HD, an HDMI port and 802.11n Wi-Fi. On the off-chance that you don't already have one, Roku wants to change that. HDR content also delivers content with a wide color gamut, on supporting TVs. (los mas...)
Dobbs rallies Vols to win over Gators
- Setiembre 26, 2016

For Florida, any chance of repeating as SEC East champs likely rests with Georgia winning at home next week against Tennessee, then UF beating Georgia in Jacksonville on October 29. Instead of getting out of bounds, receiver Mitchell Juergens made a decision to cut up field and the team needed a review to get one second left put back on the clock in order to kick a field goal. (los mas...)
Syrian air strikes kill at least 90 Syrian air strikes kill at least 90
- Setiembre 26, 2016

After days of increasing violence in Syria, US secretary of state John Kerry and Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov were set to hold more talks on Friday in a bid to try to resuscitate the ceasefire. A Syrian military official said air strikes and shelling in Aleppo might continue for an extended period and the operation will expand into a ground invasion of rebel-held districts. (los mas...)
India to ratify Paris Agreement on climate change
- Setiembre 26, 2016

While the U.S. has welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement that India would ratify the Paris Climate Change agreement on October 2, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Biswal denied that India's ratification to the COP 21 protocol implied movement on India's membership to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). (los mas...)
Yahoo facing lawsuits in the wake of massive data breach
- Setiembre 25, 2016

Stolen information may have included names, email address, birth dates, and scrambled passwords, along with encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers that could help hackers break into victims´ other online accounts, according to Yahoo. (los mas...)
Google Updates Play Store in Stable Channel Chrome OS 53
- Setiembre 25, 2016

In other words, the Google Play Store is still disabled by default on Chromebook, but once you've updated your device to version 53.0.2785.129, you will be able to enable the Google Play Store from your Chrome settings. It has also teased new hardware designed specifically for running Android apps on Chrome OS. The store then arrived for those on the Chrome OS Dev channel in June, followed by the Beta channel in August. (los mas...)
US stocks jump after Fed leaves interest rates unchanged
- Setiembre 24, 2016

Yahoo (O:) was down 2.4 percent at $43.05, a day after the company said at least 500 million of its accounts were hacked in 2014 in a theft that appeared to be the world's biggest known cyber breach. 21, 2016, after Japan's central bank rejiggered its stimulus policies to have a greater influence over long-term interest rates and as investors looked ahead to the Federal Reserve's policy meeting. (los mas...)
What's next now that Canadian GM strike is averted What's next now that Canadian GM strike is averted
- Setiembre 24, 2016

Catharines, Ontario facility. The deal serves to avert a strike by union members, which would have been crippling for the company as corporations grapple with macroeconomic uncertainties. GM spokesman Tom Wickham declined to give further details. Dimitry Anastakis, an auto industry expert and a professor at Trent University in Peterborough, Ont., says it appears that support from the provincial or federal governments may have helped ink the deal. (los mas...)
Swift offloading of Hanjin cargo, new shipping rules urged
- Setiembre 24, 2016

Shares of Hanjin Shipping tumbled to a record low Wednesday amid fading chances of survival. The accounts receivable refers to the money Hanjin Shipping earned but has not received yet during its operations before it entered court receivership. (los mas...)
The Zuckerbergs have a new charitable goal: End all disease
- Setiembre 24, 2016

The program includes three parts: bringing the scientists and engineers together, building technology and tools and developing the movement to fund science, according to Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook's stock has appreciated more than 20 percent since then. In this Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, left, speaks with his wife, Priscilla Chan, as they rehearse for a speech in San Francisco. (los mas...)
Declararon los organizadores de la fiesta clandestina en Moreno
- Setiembre 24, 2016

En diálogo con la prensa, Celina manifestó que la quinta no es un salón de fiestas permanente, que sólo la alquila a conocidos en casos eventuales y que aceptó porque el monto del alquiler de unos cuatro mil pesos serviría para pagar las facturas adeudadas de la electricidad: "Estoy apretada para pagar la luz, les dije 'voy a aceptar esta propuesta porque con esta plata pago la luz'", afirmó. (los mas...)
El El "Enmascarado de Plata" cumpliría 99 años
- Setiembre 24, 2016

Se convirtió en uno de los primeros luchadores en usar mascara en la empresa internacional WWE dejando, como siempre, en alto el nombre de México, con su famosa llave 'De a caballo'. Además Google anunció que el Museo del Santo , se unió a las colectas de Street View , de esta forma los usuarios podrán conocer más de la carrera del luchador . (los mas...)
Zuckerberg And Wife Priscilla Chan Have Pledged $3 Billion To Cure Diseases Zuckerberg And Wife Priscilla Chan Have Pledged $3 Billion To Cure Diseases
- Setiembre 23, 2016

Chan told NBC on Thursday that Max's birth has been the impetus for the couple's drive to do more philanthropic work for the good of humanity. Biohub will start by developing "cell atlas", which will give the location and molecular property of each cell present in the human body. (los mas...)
Paris Climate Deal Moves Toward Reality as 31 More Nations Join
- Setiembre 23, 2016

That was the take-home message from the United Nation's General Assembly meeting today, where Secretary General Ban Ki-moon led the announcement that an additional 31 countries have signed on to the Paris climate accord . More signatories, including major economies such as the European Union and Australia, pledged to ratify the agreement this year. The Republican nominee's claim generated an outburst from the American scientific community, where 375 scientists belonging to the National ... (los mas...)
Al menos 500 millones de cuentas fueron hackeadas — Yahoo Al menos 500 millones de cuentas fueron hackeadas — Yahoo
- Setiembre 23, 2016

Se trata de nombres, direcciones de correo electrónico, números de teléfono, fechas de nacimiento y contraseñas codificadas. Esa es la manera en la que en Estados Unidos se suele hacer referencia a grupos de hackers con vínculos con los servicios secretos ruso o chino. (los mas...)