Ciencia y Tecnologia


U.S. Lumber Industry Petitions for Relief From Canadian Subsidies, Dumping U.S. Lumber Industry Petitions for Relief From Canadian Subsidies, Dumping
- Noviembre 26, 2016

The domestic industry experienced a decline in several key trade and financial indicators as a result of the low-cost Canadian imports, including lost sales and revenues which resulted in US mill closures and job losses. "In absence of an agreement, we have been preparing for litigation and we're fully prepared to defend our industry". "These investigations will undermine active negotiations toward a new softwood lumber agreement and create uncertainty for lumber producers, workers and ... (los mas...)
Latest Forecast: Cooler Temperatures For Thanksgiving Latest Forecast: Cooler Temperatures For Thanksgiving
- Noviembre 26, 2016

We'll begin the day with sunshine and temperatures in the 40s and 50s. Friday night will be mostly cloudy with the drizzle and flurries ending. A nearby storm may graze parts of eastern/southeastern CT with a few showers (New London, Windham counties). (los mas...)
After riot, Bulgaria to send migrants to closed camps, plans extraditions After riot, Bulgaria to send migrants to closed camps, plans extraditions
- Noviembre 26, 2016

Some 250 police officers were deployed to the scene as the rioters set vehicle tires, mattresses, furniture and buildings on fire. "How many more people need to die in a tent, trying to keep warm, before European Union and Greek authorities take action?" asked Loic Jaeger, head of mission in Greece for the relief agency Doctors Without Borders, or MSF. (los mas...)
All about Kanye West's hospitalisation
- Noviembre 25, 2016

Where was West and who was he with when he was taken to the hospital? . After suffering what being described as "a mental breakdown" - as of this report - West, 39, is still hospitalized at UCLA Medical Center. Kim flew from NY, where she was due to attend a gala event honoring her late father, to Los Angeles to be by her husband's side after his hospitalization . (los mas...)
Government to invest in faster United Kingdom broadband speeds
- Noviembre 25, 2016

The government will announce plans to provide a further £1bn to spend on digital infrastructure in the United Kingdom with a focus on full fibre broadband rollouts, as part of the Autumn Statement on Wednesday. "It is important however that ultrafast broadband is also deployed to as many areas as possible". Private investors will be asked to match the amount. (los mas...)
Three Turkish Soldiers Killed in Syria by Airstrike Three Turkish Soldiers Killed in Syria by Airstrike
- Noviembre 25, 2016

The statement said the attack took place at 3:30 a.m. (0030 UTC), without providing an exact location for the strike. Turkey has blamed the Syrian regime for an airstrike that killed three soldiers and wounded ten, its army said in a statement. (los mas...)
Watertown Area Chamber of Commerce promoting Small Business Saturday Watertown Area Chamber of Commerce promoting Small Business Saturday
- Noviembre 25, 2016

While many retailers from downtown Mansfield signed on, participating businesses can be found in most corners of Richland County, Perry said. Locally, the event is supported by the Richland Area Chamber of Commerce, Ontario Growth Association, Main Street Books, Downtown Mansfield Inc., The Clear Fork Valley Chamber of Commerce, Be Focal Buy Local and Shelby Area Business Group. (los mas...)
Apple's 2016 Black Friday Sale is First in Years
- Noviembre 24, 2016

Apple's announcement of this one-day shopping event is totally a surprise for other stores as the company had chose to stay out of the Black Friday sale a year ago. However, the fact that the Apple Watch is prominently displayed on the page hints that it's one of the products that consumers can get for a discount. (los mas...)
Facebook built censorship tool to get into China despite human rights risks Facebook built censorship tool to get into China despite human rights risks
- Noviembre 24, 2016

The New York Times said Facebook's tool would block content from appearing in the news feed. Facebook has reportedly developed a censorship tool so the social media company may be allowed to re-enter the Chinese market. Facebook's mission of making "the world more open and connected " was at odds with China's mission to wall off its Internet and censor content its government finds objectionable. (los mas...)
December's Xbox Games With Gold program showers subscribers with free games December's Xbox Games With Gold program showers subscribers with free games
- Noviembre 24, 2016

Outlast joins in from December 16 through January 15. Federation Internationale de Football Association 17: You can now buy this game for only $35.99 and enjoy a discount of 40%. Still, Sleeping Dogs was the studio's biggest title and follows a Wei Shen as he goes from the San Francisco police force to infiltrating a Triad-gang in Hong Kong. (los mas...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Insiders Look Pessimistic About Prospects
- Noviembre 23, 2016

In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.03. Advanced Micro Devices makes up approx 0.02% of Falcon Point Capital's portfolio. (NASDAQ:GRPN). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. (los mas...)
Desarrollaron un chocolate que alivia los dolores menstruales Desarrollaron un chocolate que alivia los dolores menstruales
- Noviembre 23, 2016

Una fábrica de chocolate suiza asegura haber creado el dulce que muchas mujeres estaban esperando: uno capaz de aliviar los dolores que produce la regla. "Queremos hacer los días de la menstruación más llevaderos para la mujer", dijo Widmer. Científicos de la Universidad de Carolina del Norte aseguraron que añadiendo compuestos fenólicos provenientes del cacahuate al chocolate, este podía adquirir las mismas propiedades antioxidantes del chocolate negro. (los mas...)
Xbox 360 Games Are Being Repackaged With Xbox One Branding Xbox 360 Games Are Being Repackaged With Xbox One Branding
- Noviembre 22, 2016

Xbox 360 GamesXbox 360 DLC with AchievementsXbox 360 DLC without AchievementsXBLA GamesXBLA DLC with AchievementsThe above sales are only available to Xbox LIVE Gold members until Tuesday 22nd November when they become available to Silver members as well (at a lower discount). (los mas...)
Tinder introduces genderfluid, transgender-inclusive options Tinder introduces genderfluid, transgender-inclusive options
- Noviembre 22, 2016

But from today, the app says it will allow any one of 37 gender types under its #AllTypesAllSwipe campaign. Host Seth Meyers talks about the simpler times "back in my day". Numerous new features are partially the result of trans users being reported and subsequently banned from using the app in the past. He says the issue first came to his attention when he learned that Tinder's transgender users were often targeted by harassment and temporarily banned from the app after other users ... (los mas...)
NextEV's new NIO EP9 electric supercar holds a Nürburgring world record NextEV's new NIO EP9 electric supercar holds a Nürburgring world record
- Noviembre 22, 2016

Its mission may change in the future, though. It beat the previous EV record held on the 20.8-kilometer (roughly 13-mile) "Green Hell" track in Nürburg, Germany at a time of 7 minutes and 5.12 seconds. Completing the electric hypercar is an e-control structure and sensor system layout compatible with autonomous driving, aero efficiency and a carbon cockpit. (los mas...)
Oldest female astronaut arrives on International Space Station Oldest female astronaut arrives on International Space Station
- Noviembre 22, 2016

Three astronauts from the triumvirate of the world's leading space agencies - NASA, Russia's Roscosmos and the European Space Agency - have arrived at the International Space Station. Major General Jing Haipeng and Colonel Chen Dong spent 33 days in orbit, a new record for Chinese manned space missions. Three fellow astronauts greeted the new arrivals Saturday. (los mas...)
Arrestan a sospechoso de matar a un policía en Texas Arrestan a sospechoso de matar a un policía en Texas
- Noviembre 22, 2016

Uno murió, mientras que el otro recibió dos disparos en el rostro pero es reportado como delicado. Personal de la policía de San Antonio investiga la escena donde el agente Benjamin Marconi murió baleado, el domingo 20 de noviembre de 2016, en San Antonio . (los mas...)
La Luna se aproxima hoy más a la Tierra La Luna se aproxima hoy más a la Tierra
- Noviembre 22, 2016

A pesar de lo inusual de este fenómeno, el director del Observatorio Astronómico de la Universidad Nacional, Gregorio Portilla, es escéptico en que se pueda ver la luna en la dimensión que se verá en otro países. Una superluna ocurre cuando el momento de la Luna llena se superpone con el punto de la órbita lunar de 28 días que está más cerca de la Tierra . (los mas...)
Domingo con probabilidad de lluvias y algunas tormentas en la provincia Domingo con probabilidad de lluvias y algunas tormentas en la provincia
- Noviembre 21, 2016

La mínima será de 12 grados y la máxima de 22. Por otro lado, en su pronóstico específico para General Pico anunció temperaturas de entre 13º y 24º, cielo nublado y "baja probabilidad de lluvias" a lo largo de todo el día. Para mañana se espera un domingo soleado y templado, aunque la máxima será de 34 grados, lo que se registraría un poco de calor. Por la tarde, inestable, con vientos leves del norte cambiando a regulartes del sur, con ráfagas fuertes o muy fuertes . (los mas...)
9-story New Zealand building in risk of collapse
- Noviembre 20, 2016

The small South Island tourist town of Kaikoura , a popular spot for whale watching, borne the brunt of the devastating quake. "So the building is at significant risk of collapse". Furthermore, Tonkin and Taylor Engineering Consulting Service said that the damage brought by the devastating natural disaster was "catastrophic". Residents said the shaking went on for about three minutes. (los mas...)