Ciencia y Tecnologia


Australia investigates possible arrest of Crown Resorts staff in China Australia investigates possible arrest of Crown Resorts staff in China
- Octubre 17, 2016

The Chinese government under the leadership of President Xi Jinping has taken a tough stance on the gambling industry and launched an anti-corruption crackdown in 2014 targeting the Macau casino industry and illegal gambling in Mainland China. (los mas...)
Global deal reached to limit powerful greenhouse gases
- Octubre 16, 2016

The amendment will ensure that the world would have eliminated nearly all of its HFCs by 2050. On October 2, the Narendra Modi government ratified the Paris Agreement , which aims to limit the rise in global warming to "well below" two degrees celsius. (los mas...)
Approaching tropical storm prompts delay of NASA's OA-5 mission Approaching tropical storm prompts delay of NASA's OA-5 mission
- Octubre 15, 2016

Orbital ATK is supposed to execute the resupply mission to space this week. "The Bermuda tracking station provides downrange tracking, telemetry and flight termination support", the statement said. A Sunday launch would occur at 8:03 p.m. EDT from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, with a five-minute window. These secondary payload operations will be conducted after Cygnus departs the space station. (los mas...)
AT&T Ponders Ending All Galaxy Note 7 Sales At Its Retail Stores AT&T Ponders Ending All Galaxy Note 7 Sales At Its Retail Stores
- Octubre 14, 2016

Earlier this week, a Southwest flight from Louisville to Baltimore was evacuated after a Galaxy Note 7 started smoking and caught fire, unusual because the device in question was a replacement smartphone that had been deemed safe by Samsung. (los mas...)
Why Donald Trump's campaign is about to get even uglier Why Donald Trump's campaign is about to get even uglier
- Octubre 14, 2016

With his support teetering, the candidate appeared ready to unleash scorched-earth tactics against Clinton, as he did to a degree in their second debate on Sunday, when he reminded the nation of former president Bill Clinton's infidelities and threatened to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton if he wins the election. (los mas...)
Google y Facebook trabajan en internet ultrarrápido Google y Facebook trabajan en internet ultrarrápido
- Octubre 14, 2016

Google sostiene que se convertirá en el sistema de cable con mayor capacidad disponible para atravesar el Pacífico, permitiendo realizar simultáneamente 80 millones de videoconferencias de alta definición entre Hong Kong y Los Ángeles. El cable tendrá un coste aproximado de 400 millones de dólares y todos aquellos que participen en la financiación tendrán garantizada su propia porción de cable para que puedan disfrutar de su propio tráfico privado. (los mas...)
¿Tomarse una selfie sin usar las manos? ¿Tomarse una selfie sin usar las manos?
- Octubre 14, 2016

Pero, ¿cómo ha surgido todo esto y quiénes podrían ser las grandes beneficiadas por este tipo de selfies virales?. Este joven subió a la red de microblogging un selfie en el cual su teléfono aparece completamente suspendido en el aire en el momento en el que se realiza la captura. (los mas...)
BMW concept motorcycle so safe, no helmet needed
- Octubre 14, 2016

Calling their vision "The Great Escape", BMW Motorrad feels riders won't need helmets or safety gear with the motorcycle itself being "the flawless synthesis between human and machine". By collating the data it has gathered, it can suggest ideal lines and banking angles, or warn riders of hazards ahead", Hampf continues. Lowering the eyes to normal levels opens a menu from which the rider can select an option by pointing a finger. (los mas...)
Periscope extends beyond phones as Twitter ups ante on video Periscope extends beyond phones as Twitter ups ante on video
- Octubre 14, 2016

But with the launch of rival service Facebook Live, and existing platforms like YouTube starting to live stream large events with great success, it's no surprise to see Twitter building new features for more professional video producers. (los mas...)
Foreign intelligence responsible for BoM cyber attack Foreign intelligence responsible for BoM cyber attack
- Octubre 14, 2016

According to an official report from the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC ), its researchers had uncovered the presence of " Remote Access Tool (RAT) malware popular with state-sponsored cyber adversaries", after it detected "suspicious activity" on two computers belonging to BoM. (los mas...)
Samsung retiró de la venta el Galaxy Note 7 — Mala publicidad Samsung retiró de la venta el Galaxy Note 7 — Mala publicidad
- Octubre 14, 2016

El gigante tecnológico surcoreano argumentó que ha tomado la medida para resguardar la seguridad de los consumidores, que es su máxima prioridad, mientras se realizan las investigaciones del caso junto con la Comisión para la Seguridad de los Productos de Consumo (CPSC) estadounidense. (los mas...)
Two trillion galaxies in 'observable' universe Two trillion galaxies in 'observable' universe
- Octubre 14, 2016

Findings also contribute to the solution of the famous (among astronomers, anyway) Olbers' paradox , which asks why the night sky is dark . It appears that when the universe was only a few billion years old there were ten times as many galaxies in a given volume of space as there are within a similar volume today. (los mas...)
Liberadas 21 de las 200 niñas secuestradas en Chibok por yihadistas Liberadas 21 de las 200 niñas secuestradas en Chibok por yihadistas
- Octubre 14, 2016

En otra toma un miliciano pide a los padres de las estudiantes que exijan al gobierno nigeriano aceptar un intercambio por militantes presos de Boko Haram . La fuente habló bajo la condición de anonimato, debido a que no cuenta con la autorización para informar a la prensa. De acuerdo con las autoridades, las niñas fueron recogidas por un helicóptero del Ejército en la zona de Banki , donde milicianos del grupo rebelde las había dejado horas antes. (los mas...)
BMW Motorrad Unveils Vision Next 100 Concept BMW Motorrad Unveils Vision Next 100 Concept
- Octubre 13, 2016

The Vision Next 100 will connect the rider, the machine, and the outside world together by means of a helmet visor that incorporates a digital heads up display. The U.S. remains critical to the vision, he says, as "the second home to BMW ". The visor reacts to eye movement, enabling it to pull up navigation, rear view image and such, CNET reported. (los mas...)
PlayStation VR Units Could Reach 2.6 Million Units Sold This Year PlayStation VR Units Could Reach 2.6 Million Units Sold This Year
- Octubre 13, 2016

PlayStation VR support in the PS4 Media Player requires that photos and videos are shot in equirectangular format by a 360-degree omnidirectional camera, Sony said in a post on the PlayStation Blog . The PS VR's Processor Unit needs to be connected to both a TV (or receiver) and the PS4, and it serves as an HDMI splitter. The VR headset weighs 610 grams excluding cables, and measures approximately 187 x 185 x 277 millimeters (width x height x length). (los mas...)
'Planet Earth' Sequel Set To Amaze, Just Like The First 'Planet Earth' Sequel Set To Amaze, Just Like The First
- Octubre 13, 2016

The clip shows bugs, some sort of living green goo, volcanoes, bats, what appears to be a coyote peeking over the roof of a building and other sometimes hidden treasures on our planet. "In the trailer David says: " 'Earth illuminated - Planet Earth two, coming to BBC One soon". THESE wonderful pictures are just a few grabs of the incredible animals soon to be on our screens as Sir David Attenborough's Planet Earth returns this month. (los mas...)
Facebook lanza su plataforma social para empresas: Workplace by Facebook
- Octubre 12, 2016

Este servicio está pensado únicamente para las empresas, puesto que podrán comunicarse, compartir y gestionar el contenido de manera fácil. Su funcionamiento es muy similar al de Facebook , con la única diferencia de que todas las opciones están orientadas al ámbito empresarial . (los mas...)
Feds to bring criminal contempt charges against Arpaio
- Octubre 12, 2016

District Judge G. Murray Snow found Arpaio in contempt of civil court , but now he will face the possibility of outright punishment stemming from impending criminal charges. Snow's order, which will form the basis of the charge against Arpaio, says the sheriff's office "continued to stop and detain persons based on factors including their race, and frequently arrested and delivered such persons to [Immigration and Customs Enforcement] when there were no state charges to bring against them". (los mas...)
Matthew devastates Florida sands key to protection, tourism Matthew devastates Florida sands key to protection, tourism
- Octubre 12, 2016

But Florida Gov. Rick Scott said the declaration was limited to help with debris removal and emergency protective measures. The property owner had arranged for 10 men to come from CT to help with cleanup after the storm but Trunck says he doesn't "think we need anything but a couple of guys and a mop". (los mas...)
Sacramento Kings go nuts with ad-on-jersey reveal Sacramento Kings go nuts with ad-on-jersey reveal
- Octubre 12, 2016

The Blue Diamond Almond Breeze logo will appear on the court apron below both team benches, their products will also be featured at the in-stadium concession stands. "Blue Diamond has quietly created every major innovation in almonds, including the almond milk category", said Blue Diamond CEO Mark Jansen. As with our recent support of United States of America. (los mas...)