Alberto Marin

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Most Beautiful Bridges in the World Photos

In the world of architecture, perhaps nothing is more utilitarian than a bridge. Indeed, not only do these spanning structures allow us to safely pass over a gap, but unlike some skyscrapers and homes, everyone has access to using a bridge. And just because they are functional does not mean they …

Skyscrapers

5 Conceptos que te Ayudarán a entender la Inteligencia Artificial

Inteligencia Artificial: 5 Conceptos que te Ayudarán a Entenderla<p>Posted at 13:12h in Blog by Cristina Teba<p>La inteligencia artificial se está colando …

“Nos encontramos ante el final de las energías fósiles”

El sociólogo y economista Jeremy Rifkin (Denver, 1945) predijo el fin del trabajo mucho antes de que todos los ‘think tanks’ del mundo<p>El sociólogo y …

Madrid entierra definitivamente la Operación Chamartín diseñada por el BBVA

El Ayuntamiento, con el apoyo de Ahora Madrid y el PSOE, descarta el plan aprobado en 2015 por el PP e inicia así el debate sobre el nuevo proyecto …

Shell's city-car concept looks like it was designed for Ronald McDonald

Wondering what eco-friendly EV you're going to buy? Don't! Shell has come up with an efficient city-car concept that burns petroleum.<p>This squatty …

Oil & Gas Industry

Los túneles olvidados del metro

La red esconde cuatro tramos inaccesibles para los viajeros, uno de ellos, una ignota joya de 1932<p>El metro de Madrid es un macrocosmos, un laberinto …

La gran batalla por el mercado del tren

El multimillonario contrato de Renfe es solo una parte de un negocio que mueve cada año 155.000 millones<p>Pocas veces el nombre “contrato del siglo” …

Colombia seduce a las constructoras españolas con 1.500 millones para el metro de Bogotá

El país latinoamericano está a punto de licitar una de las joyas de su ambicioso plan de infraestructuras: el metro de Bogotá. Tras ganar un buen …

Joan Clos: “La ciudad se está convirtiendo en un riesgo social”

Para el director de ONU Habitat y exalcalde de Barcelona "los barrios cerrados expresan patologías urbanas"<p>Joan Clos (Parets del Vallès, 1949) es el …

Multiplicando Ideas

¿Pensaban que era el futuro? ¿Las nuevas bicicletas? Disfruta de la broma de Google para este 2016

SolarCity Just Produced Enough Power to Charge Every Tesla on the Planet

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk should be over the moon right now: The reveal of the Tesla Model 3 (tsla) at the end of March was a veritable …

Paris Is Redesigning Its Major Intersections For Pedestrians, Not Cars

The new designs make sure pedestrians get at least 50% of the public space, lanes of traffic be damned.<p>Right now, the Place de la Bastille in Paris is basically a traffic island: A huge memorial sits in the middle of a road packed with cars. There’s no way to easily cross the street on foot. But …

¿Vives en un barrio saludable?

Los vecindarios cerca de parques y tiendas equivalen a 90 min de ejercicio<p>Las personas que viven en barrios con zonas peatonales y con un buen …

Ya hay fecha para el coche completamente autónomo: 2020

Hace pocos años una memorable campaña de publicidad nos hacía una gran pregunta a los posibles compradores de coches: “¿Te gusta conducir?”. Una …

Los promotores de la Operación Chamartín, cerca de "perder la paciencia" con Carmena

El desencuentro entre DCN, sociedad promotora del desarrollo formada por BBVA y Grupo San José, y el Ayuntamiento de la capital es cada vez más …

An early look at Elon Musk's Gigafactory, a building that could change the world

That's where Tesla's Gigafactory comes into play.<p>For those unfamiliar, Tesla describes its massive 5.5 million-square-foot Gigafactory as a way to "accelerate the world's transition to sustainable transportation."<p>The first Gigafactory, outside Sparks, Nevada, is an ambitious manufacturing facility …

More Before-and-After Photos of the World's Best Street Designs

A newly updated archive lets you track images of urban makeovers across the world.<p>Across the world, street design that favors automobiles and ignores pedestrians and cyclists is being rethought—a newly updated resource created by the Brazilian urban design collective Urb-i allows you to chart just …

Building Highways Through US Cities Was A Huge Mistake -- But It Can Be Fixed

The US interstate highway system was once a marvel of modern engineering, allowing the movement of goods and ideas that ushered in an era of …

car2go Announces Over 13,000 Members In First Month Of Brooklyn Operation And Releases User Behavior Data

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- <b></b><b>car2go North America LLC</b><b>,</b> the largest, fastest-growing global carsharing company, announced today that …

BMW tests car-sharing service in Seattle, taking on Car2Go in first U.S. move since halting S.F. pilot

BMW appears to be expanding its DriveNow car-sharing service in Seattle, taking direct aim at Car2Go in one of its most successful markets.<p>GeekWire …

The app inventor’s guide to unlocking investment funds

The great thing about ideas is that they don’t cost anything. Today there are more ways than ever to turn your app ideas into something material for close to free, but at the next steps of app entrepreneurship, you’ll need more than pocket change. This article is for app inventors who already have …

Today’s Cars Are Parked 95% of the Time

Reports of the death of car-buying among millennials turn out to have been greatly exaggerated. But there’s one big reason ride-hailing services like …

Why Does America Hate Roundabouts?

Maps and data visualizations show the U.S. trailing much of the world when it comes to traffic circles.<p>Intersections in America are boring: Grind to a halt, go left, right, or straight. Why can’t we be more like countries that forgo 90-degree angles for welcoming roundabouts, where drivers can ease …

The Gaman Spirit: Why Cycling Works in Tokyo

Late last year I had the pleasure of working with producer Joe Baur and the Cycling Embassy of Japan on this wonderful Streetfilm entitled "The Gaman …

Books to Read This Spring That Will Make You More Productive

<b>How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life,</b> by Caroline Webb<p>The title <i>How to Have a Good Day</i> might …

A Long Chat With Santiago Calatrava on What Train Stations Mean to Cities

“I love Grand Central, but I think our station is even more urban,” says the architect behind New York’s new $4 billion transit hub.<p>Santiago Calatrava’s World Trade Center Transportation Hub opened Thursday in Lower Manhattan. It’s basically a light rail station that connects riders to ferries, …

Guy Kawasaki: The Top 10 Mistakes Of Entrepreneurs

Few people have seen more of the dumb mistakes entrepreneurs make than Guy Kawasaki, the former Apple evangelist and venture capitalist who has since written 13 books on entrepreneurship, startups, and running businesses.<p>Today at a two-day conference held in Silicon Valley by the startup community …

Entrepreneurship

Obama Wants to Tax Oil Companies to Pay for Clean Transit

The proposed $10 per barrel fee would fund a massive overhaul of the country’s transportation system.<p>Some ideas are worth saying even if nobody wants to listen.<p>That may have been on President Obama’s mind when he decided to propose a fee of $10 per barrel of gas to fund a titanic overhaul of the …

A Budget Airline Plans to Power Its Planes Using Hydrogen Fuel Cells

And that equals way cheaper, cleaner flights.<p>Hydrogen fuel cells - an ultra-clean energy source - offer a lot of potential for powering the …

MIT Tool Gives the Cost of Installing Solar Panels on Any Roof in Your City

How good is your roof for solar power?<p>The world, it seems, is falling in love with solar energy. Recent years have seen the increasing adoption of solar power around the world as an alternative energy source for everything from individual homes to the entire energy grid, with the United States' …