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Los mexicanos merecen el respeto de todos, expresa Peña Nieto

Gobierno vende últimos 2 ingenios azucareros en 3 mil 398 mdp

Harvard Business Review - Ideas and Advice for Leaders

Driving Organic Growth and Innovation

<b>Get rid of everything, just not your smart phone</b><p>Pretty amazing stuff – if you are not a learning organization, you will b dead<p><i>· In 1998, Kodak had</i> …

How to Hedge Your Strategic Bets

To cope with growing uncertainty and volatility, most companies try to improve their forecasting and increase their agility. While important, both tactics have limitations. In times of rapid change, forecasts become obsolete almost as soon as the ink dries on them. And though responding quickly to …

Driving Organic Growth and Innovation

<b>http://us7.campaign-archive1.com/?u=c085f68552cb36b8f48e68bd7&id=03ae049069&e=1eb3a55cc4</b> <br>We discussed topics like this extensively in our Driving …

Get Ready to Live a Long, Long Time

Two of the leading scientists at the edge of the medical revolution believe that our life expectancy could start creeping up toward the triple digits.<p>…

The LAPD has a Tesla now

It’s one of 290 electric vehicles coming to LA’s city fleet<p>At a press conference today, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti announced the lease of 160 battery electric vehicles and 128 plug-in hybrids for the city's vehicle fleet. "Today, we take another step toward becoming the most sustainable city …

Federal Fleet Management

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR) | Thyristors | Electronics Textbook

Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs)<p>Shockley diodes are curious devices, but rather limited in application. Their usefulness may …

Arduino

Mechanics make house calls? In metro Detroit, yes

YourMechanic, which sends someone to work on your car in your own driveway, has expanded to the metro Detroit area.<p>The Web site at yourmechanic.com …

El Chapo's escape: No light at the end of his tunnel

<b>(CNN) —</b> Let's make sure we have this right.<p>The world's biggest drug lord strolls out of a maximum-security prison.<p>Twice.<p>Forget all the caricatures you have about Mexican drug kingpins. Joaquin "Chapo" Guzman Loera, boss of the dominant Sinaloa Cartel, is a brilliant, ruthless billionaire …

Hello, Pluto: The 9-year journey to a new horizon

Hello, Pluto<p>After 9 years and 3 billion miles, we finally meet our far-flung cosmic cousin<p>Hello, Pluto<p>After 9 years and 3 billion miles, we finally …

Solar System

How Evolution And Logic Relate: Natural Filtering vs Foresight

This is diablog #4 between David Sloan Wilson (DSW, head of The Evolution Institute, and author of <i>Does Altruism Exist</i>?) and me (JB).<p>JB: Let’s discuss …

Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)

<b>What is a Programmable Logic Controller, or PLC?</b><p>If you’ve used a computer, and you’ve used an Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or any number of other microcontrollers, you might think that a computer based on the physical world is a relatively new concept. A digital input causes some sort of conditional …

Un minuto con Francisco: "El secreto de un noviazgo perfecto"

¿Cómo sería si pudieras preguntarle al Papa en persona algunos consejos para tu <b>noviazgo y matrimonio</b>? Quizá no puedas tener una audiencia privada, …

Lessons of Cancer = Evolutionary Civil War

This is the third diablog between David Sloan Wilson (DSW, head of The Evolution Institute, and author of <i>Does Altruism Exist?</i>) and me (JB).<p>JB: Having …

War

Vehicles and Engines

Engines

Proposed 2021 Fuel Economy Rules For Heavy-Duty Trucks, Buses Released

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released proposed standards that would further boost the fuel efficiency of heavy-duty trucks and buses, …

Vehicles and Engines

Engines

The World's First Self-Driving Semi-Truck Hits the Road

"AU 010."<p>License plates are rarely an object of attention, but this one's special—the funky number is the giveaway. That's why Daimler bigwig …

Trucking

Jorge Ramos: Trump, you’re fired.

When he announced that he was officially entering the 2016 presidential race, Donald Trump won a different contest altogether by becoming the …

Donald Trump

The Pope's Memo on Climate Change Is a Mind-Blower

Pope Francis already has a reputation for barnstorming. His positions on poverty, on gay priests, and liberation theology would have been shocking …

Christianity

Tony Abbott promises no changes to negative gearing or capital gains tax

The federal government slammed the door on any prospect of changes to negative gearing or capital gains tax breaks for investors, elevating the …