Ciencia y Tecnologia


Hungary's president signs bill aimed at Soros-founded school Hungary's president signs bill aimed at Soros-founded school
- Abril 11, 2017

A bill passed in parliament by the ruling right-wing Fidesz party of Prime Minister Viktor Orban targeted CEU by setting out numerous conditions under which it must operate. OPINION: Why is Hungary trying to shut down a university? But the situation with foreign universities is different, said Attila Juhasz, a political analyst at think tank Political Capital. (los mas...)
Well-known satirist John Clarke has died, aged 68 Well-known satirist John Clarke has died, aged 68
- Abril 11, 2017

The West Australian reported in 2010 that "you could sooner get a straight answer out of an Aussie politician than sketch artists John Clarke and Bryan Dawe , the clown princes of political satire". Been enjoying the old John Clarke clips this morning. "You boys know what you're doing.' I can still hear John's distinctive dry voice saying that to me as if it was yesterday", Woodley said. (los mas...)
Regresan a la Tierra 3 astronautas desde la Estación Espacial Internacional Regresan a la Tierra 3 astronautas desde la Estación Espacial Internacional
- Abril 11, 2017

La NASA y la agencia espacial rusa Roscosmos firmaron un acuerdo para ampliar la estancia de Peggy Whitson en la estación espacial en la Expedición 52. Tan pronto el módulo de aterrizaje tocó tierra en la zona planificada de Kazajstán, varios vehículos con médicos y otros especialistas se acercaron para examinar a los astronautas , que durante 173 días permanecieron en la Estación Espacial Internacional (ISS). (los mas...)
Descubren un planeta con atmósfera parecida a la Tierra Descubren un planeta con atmósfera parecida a la Tierra
- Abril 10, 2017

Sus observaciones sugieren que la "súper-Tierra" está envuelta en una capa gruesa de gases que son vapor agua o metano , o una mezcla de ambos. Las observaciones, además, mostraron que el planeta parecía ser más grande en una de las longitudes de onda del infrarrojo que en las demás. (los mas...)
USA missile strike on Syria: Who supports it and who condemns it
- Abril 09, 2017

But Damascus government ally Russian Federation said the strike constituted an "aggression against a sovereign state " and suspended a bilateral agreement to help avoid clashes in the skies over Syria . "God bless Trump", said Abu Ali, in his forties, hours after the U.S. launched a barrage of cruise missiles at a Syrian regime air base in the central Homs province. (los mas...)
Rio Ferdinand reacts to Tottenham's 4-0 win over Watford
- Abril 09, 2017

A flowing counter-attack began by Moussa Dembele ended with the ball at the feet of Alli who curled an unstoppable shot past former Spurs keeper Heurelho Gomes for his 16th league goal of the season. "But to create that winning mentality it is about this type of game". "It is very hard to affect other teams or managers by playing mind games, as you call them in England". (los mas...)
La Justicia aprieta al Gobierno, y éste contraataca — Conflicto docente La Justicia aprieta al Gobierno, y éste contraataca — Conflicto docente
- Abril 08, 2017

Ese era uno de los reclamos de los sindicatos, tras la decisión presidencial de "acordar" con los gobernadores que las provincias sean las que definan las paritarias en cada distrito. "Hay docentes que cobran 72 por ciento más en relación a lo que cobraban antes de Macri", advirtió. "Luego los gremios hicieron varias medias de fuerza y luego continuó con la prédica de Baradel que quería primero que al Gobierno le vaya mal para que al pueblo le vaya bien, y después para frenar el ... (los mas...)
Niño de 11 años se suicida luego de cruel broma en Facebook Niño de 11 años se suicida luego de cruel broma en Facebook
- Abril 08, 2017

Goss denunció que el niño decidió suicidarse después de leer en las redes sociales varios mensajes de la adolescente, de quien no ha trascendido el nombre. 'Estoy indignada. Son jóvenes, de acuerdo, pero siento que cuando tienes 13 años eres completamente conocedor de tus actos y sabes distinguir lo correcto de lo malo. (los mas...)
"No estamos promoviendo una fogata social" — CGT
- Abril 08, 2017

Así lo anunciaron desde la CGT , donde aseguran que la adhesión fue muy alta. En las primeras horas del día se realizaron interrupciones en el tránsito -luego despejados- en la Autopista Buenos Aires-La Plata, Panamericana y 197, en el acceso Oeste (altura Hospital Posadas), y en Constituyentes y General Paz. (los mas...)
Wind advisory, freeze warning issued for Tri-State area Wind advisory, freeze warning issued for Tri-State area
- Abril 08, 2017

A very large, well-formed oceanic cyclone that will cross Vancouver Island Friday evening. A wind advisory is in effect from noon to today until 11 tonight for Livingston, Ontario, Allegany and Wayne counties. Friday Night: Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 20%. - A high near 67 Monday , with mostly sunny skies. (los mas...)
Fuerzas de seguridad bloquean marcha opositora en Venezuela — MÉXICO Fuerzas de seguridad bloquean marcha opositora en Venezuela — MÉXICO
- Abril 08, 2017

Un guardia también fue herido con una roca grande en la cabeza. Los choques de ayer se desataron cuando la marcha, que convocó a unas 5000 personas, cambió de rumbo para dirigirse al centro de la ciudad y fue impedida de avanzar por una barrera que más temprano habían instalado los uniformados. (los mas...)
Qantas rolls out Wi-Fi on domestic flights
- Abril 08, 2017

Qantas has launched Wi-Fi for passengers on domestic Boeing 737-800 flights in Australia. "The technology we're using on-board this 737 is a generation ahead of what most airlines use", he said. Up to 15,000 customers per month will trial the beta Wi-Fi service, before it is rolled out to over 15 million domestic passengers per year. The airline is also talking up the operational benefits of having inflight connectivity, particularly for flightcrews to receive updated weather information ... (los mas...)
Watch Stephen Colbert on Kendall Jenner's 'Attractive Lives Matter' Pepsi Ad Watch Stephen Colbert on Kendall Jenner's 'Attractive Lives Matter' Pepsi Ad
- Abril 07, 2017

The whole concept is really something that I'm about, so it was just fun to be a part of". Trevor Noah took the opportunity to make a jab at Kim Kardashian's sex tape while talking about Kendall Jenner's involvement in the commercial: "Once again we see a Kardashian in a video being put in an awkward position". (los mas...)
Analysts say the next iPhone probably won't cost $1000 Analysts say the next iPhone probably won't cost $1000
- Abril 07, 2017

That looks like the backup plan in place should the iPhone 8 not be ready. What we're hearing now though is that the iPhone 8 launch may be delayed until late October or possibly even November. But the new technology is rumored to be causing some possible problems along the way. The OLED displays could end up bumping up the phone's price past $1,000 (roughly £800 or AU$1,300), and they might cause a production delay, according to this report. (los mas...)
Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB RAM variant confirmed by the company, launching soon
- Abril 07, 2017

But both will have a fingerprint sensor on the right side of the camera panel instead of the downside. The biggest pro of the Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro has to be its screen. Water resistance is another feature you can expect. While waiting for Galaxy Note 8 to hit the store shelves, details about the upcoming device surface the internet. (los mas...)
Facebook launches resource to help spot misleading news Facebook launches resource to help spot misleading news
- Abril 07, 2017

Prompt on Facebook offering tips on spotting fake news. In the U.S., Facebook uses Snopes and PolitiFact, fact-checking organizations that are part of the Poynter International Fact-Checking Network, to help viewers sift through news stories. (los mas...)
Microsoft's Surface Lineup Beats Apple's iPad in Latest JD Power Tablet Survey Microsoft's Surface Lineup Beats Apple's iPad in Latest JD Power Tablet Survey
- Abril 07, 2017

As its main advantages, the study applauded Microsoft's various features, as well as styling and design factors. The Microsoft Surface has bested Apple's iPad for the first time in J.D. The U.S. Tablet Satisfaction Study measures customer tablet satisfaction in five areas: performance (28 percent), ease of operation (22 percent), features (22 percent), styling and design (17 percent) and cost (11 percent). (los mas...)
Motorola Moto G5 launched in India via Amazon, priced at Rs. 11999 Motorola Moto G5 launched in India via Amazon, priced at Rs. 11999
- Abril 06, 2017

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4's highest variant is priced at ₹12,999 and falls in the same category price wise as Moto G5. The design is actually identical but there are a few differences. The Android 7.0 Nougat operating system is now being rolled out as an update for the Amazon Prime exclusive Moto G4 smartphone. With that price comes an Amazon experience - apps, primarily - and not the same software experience as we've reviewed here. (los mas...)
Rain showers may dampen our week Rain showers may dampen our week
- Abril 06, 2017

Rain and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers, mainly between midnight and 2am. A second round of potentially soaking rain this week arrives late Wednesday night and continues into Thursday , again with the chance of thunder. (los mas...)
Gael García responde a tuit de Felipe Calderón
- Abril 06, 2017

El mensaje publicado por Calderón cita: "ya serénense #pejechairos , están leyendo muchas encuestas". Qué lástima, ex-presidente. "Están nerviosos y agresivos, más que de costumbre", posteó junto a una gráfica de El Financiero donde se ve como Margarita encabezando la lista. (los mas...)