Ciencia y Tecnologia


Xiaomi opens its first retail store - Mi Home - in India Xiaomi opens its first retail store - Mi Home - in India
- May 12, 2017

Mumbai, Delhi and other cities are to get one of their own "homes" soon. It is an offline brand store that has all the products that are officially launched in the local market. Also, Xiaomi has always set itself up as a mass-market Apple counterpart, and the idea of having high-end exclusive stories, as well as the format and look-and-feel of the stores seem to be borrowed from Apple as well. (los mas...)
Sensex opens at all-time high of 30346.69, Nifty scales new peak Sensex opens at all-time high of 30346.69, Nifty scales new peak
- May 12, 2017

The 30-share BSE Sensex opened higher and soared to yet another intra-day record of 30,366.43, but slipped on profit- booking towards the fag-end. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) inched up by 2.80 points or 0.03 per cent to provisionally close at 9,316.85 points. (los mas...)
Amazon gives voice-enabled speaker a screen, video calling Amazon gives voice-enabled speaker a screen, video calling
- May 11, 2017

On Tuesday, the online retail giant announced the Amazon Echo Show - the latest version of its AI-powered Echo smart speaker. That could mean extended weather forecasts, not just current conditions, or music lyrics to go with the song you're listening to. (los mas...)
Emergency Fix for Windows Anti-Malware Flaw Leads May's Patch Tuesday Emergency Fix for Windows Anti-Malware Flaw Leads May's Patch Tuesday
- May 10, 2017

Microsoft is experimenting with a new feature for its Edge browser for Windows 10 that partitions the browser from the rest of the computer to help protect from malware infection, according to Tech Radar . Taken together it is clear that Microsoft plans to launch a smartphone this year that the company sees as very different that what is on the market already. (los mas...)
'Unusual Mortality Event' Happening With Humpback Whales 'Unusual Mortality Event' Happening With Humpback Whales
- May 09, 2017

This is the fourth such incident in Delaware. The most recent stranding occurred in January on an island just below the southern tip of Long Beach Island. Humpback whales grow to between 15 to 19m, weigh 40 tons, and are known for their haunting songs that travel great distances underwater. The last unusual mortality event in our area was the 2013-2015 bottlenose dolphin die-off in the mid-Atlantic. (los mas...)
IPhone 8 Tipped to Bundle AirPods, Be Unveiled in September
- May 09, 2017

Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White released Apple's highest price target on the Street on Monday, which at $202 a share would put Apple over the $1 trillion mark this year. The iPhone 8's waterproofing feature and speakers are also improved. In what appears to be a move towards taking up its design game, Apple is expected to bring back the glass sandwich design with its iPhone 8 design this year. (los mas...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) has a 52-Week High of $48.09 Apple Inc. (AAPL) has a 52-Week High of $48.09
- May 08, 2017

Currently, Apple offers 5GB of free cloud storage and then charges $0.99 to $19.99 per month depending, on what cloud package customers order. (AAPL) is at 64.48. Investors looking to grow long term wealth should devote at least some of their portfolio to companies that pay dividends. Simple moving average analysis helps investors to quickly identify if a security is in an uptrend or downtrend. (los mas...)
Facebook's planned TV shows are coming real soon
- May 08, 2017

The lighter or shorter version will support video content up to 10 minutes in length, which will mostly comprise of new episodes of existing content on Facebook. Rather, it hopes to be the next television. "Sports is probably something that we'll want to try at some point", Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on a recent earnings call. (los mas...)
Mario Kart Statue Added to Super Mario Run Mario Kart Statue Added to Super Mario Run
- May 07, 2017

The demand for things to do on the Nintendo Switch is as yet unabated, even with the increasing wealth of indie titles in the eshop. In a note circulated to clients May 5, Goyal reiterated his "Buy" rating and ¥39.200 price target, implying massive upside potential of 38% for the stock. (los mas...)
Ann Coulter's 'Hate Speech' Threatened Student Safety — CNN Host
- May 05, 2017

Amid concerns violence might erupt, police erected barricades on the campus and dispatched officers in riot gear on motorcycles. They were also instrumental in causing the cancellation of a scheduled appearance by conservative author David Horowitz earlier in April, and, as documents leaked as part of the current lawsuit over the Coulter affair reveal, administrators intentionally created a Byzantine system to help prevent any conservative voices from having a platform at Berkeley. (los mas...)
Apple to create US$1b advanced United States manufacturing fund Apple to create US$1b advanced United States manufacturing fund
- May 05, 2017

Sales of the iPad also continued to slide during the most recently completed quarter . "We're very optimistic about our future in this remarkable country with its very large, young, and tech-savvy population, fast-growing economy, and improving 4G network infrastructure", Apple chief executive Tim Cook said in the earnings call with analysts. (los mas...)
Kurt Russell on the Pacific Northwest, fatherhood, and Guardians of the Galaxy Kurt Russell on the Pacific Northwest, fatherhood, and Guardians of the Galaxy
- May 05, 2017

One scene, featuring Gamora's green body, silhouetted against the red landscape of the planet Berhert, is so painterly pretty, a la " Avatar's " moon of Pandora, that my eyes hurt - in a good way. It will run virtually unopposed during its release as the first major Hollywoood "Summer Blockbuster" of the year. He goes big, has a lot of fun with it, and it pays off yet again. (los mas...)
South Carolina Special Election Brings GOP Runoff for Congress South Carolina Special Election Brings GOP Runoff for Congress
- May 04, 2017

Democrat Archie Parnell will have to wait two weeks to see who his Republican opponent will be in the SC 5th Congressional District Special Election set for June 20. While Democrats have targeted the Congressional district as a potential pickup, The State pointed out that Republicans outnumber Democrats 2-1 in the district. (los mas...)
LG's new 4K monitor can display four Full HD sources at once LG's new 4K monitor can display four Full HD sources at once
- May 04, 2017

The 4K device-labeled the LG 43UD79-B-measures an impressive 42.5 inches, larger than many televisions. It's got a non-glare coating, a contrast ratio of up to 1000:1, and decent viewing angles of 178° on both the horizontal and vertical. According to LG, this monitor supports up to 1.07 billion colors. Users can connect their mouse and keyboard to the device through these inputs. The included stand is pretty basic, and will only allow users to make tilt adjustments and not height. (los mas...)
Galaxy S8, S8+ attract huge pre-order from Nigerian users Galaxy S8, S8+ attract huge pre-order from Nigerian users
- May 03, 2017

With pre-orders for the smartphones kicking off today, Samsung is offering buyers free wireless charging case, and the company has also tied up with Reliance Jio to offer double data. Note that you can't have face recognition and iris scanning both active at the same time; you have to choose one. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus India release date is May 5. (los mas...)
Titans Received Trade Offers For No. 5 Draft Pick, Considering Move
- May 03, 2017

The cell service was bad, and he couldn't hear anything . I had to use the restroom real quick and while I was using the restroom the Titans called me. "All my siblings, we stuck together, we made it happen", he said. How will the Titans find a way to put the ball in Jackson's hands? After all, Davis knew what was at stake this past season. (los mas...)
SpaceX delays launch of secretive satellite for US Intelligence agency
- May 02, 2017

Update: With no weather or technical issues during its second attempt on Monday morning, SpaceX successfully launched its first major national security payload. This was SpaceX's fifth launch of 2017. SpaceX has already made multiple successful landings - some on land and others on floating ocean platforms, known as drone ships. (los mas...)
Thousands in US ready to rally against Trump, for workers Thousands in US ready to rally against Trump, for workers
- May 02, 2017

About 1,000 Philadelphia school teachers are protesting as May Day demonstrations begin across the U.S. Honduran immigrant Selvin Marinez took the day off from his job waxing casino floors to protest, a USA flag draped over his shoulders. (los mas...)
Darksiders 3 Leaked, You Play as Fury
- May 02, 2017

THQ Nordic (back when they were still known as Nordic Games) confirmed that Darksiders III was in development almost three years ago. Right now all we can do is speculate and only time will tell if Gunfire Games is up to the task, and I really hope they do, until then we will just have to wait for THQ Nordic to officially reveal the game. (los mas...)
Apple Expected to Launch Online Stores by October in India Apple Expected to Launch Online Stores by October in India
- May 02, 2017

Apple's iconic offline stores in India is still far away, with the company first planning to set up its own online store by this year piggy-riding on the fact that local manufacturers can have a direct online presence in the country. Apple may additionally sell a few India-sourced accessories. "The company is hopeful to start the online store in India around Diwali", said one of the executives to ET. (los mas...)