Cesar Padilla

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Everything You Need To Know About The Internet Of Things

A few months ago I wrote a post called, A Simple Explanation Of The Internet Of Things where I tried to provide some clarity around what this new connected world means for all of us. In the article I mentioned some of the driving forces behind this.<p>“Broadband Internet is become more widely …

Homer's Last Theorem

David S. Cohen pictured in the Dwight Morrow High School yearbook of 1984. The running joke was that everyone on the Math Team was co-captain, so …

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Why is a minute divided into 60 seconds, an hour into 60 minutes, yet there are only 24 hours in a day?

<b>Michael A. Lombardi, a metrologist in the Time and Frequency Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, Colo., takes</b> …

The truth about lobbying: 10 ways big business controls government

<b>What does a tax-avoiding, polluting, privatising corporation have to do to get its way with the British government?</b> <b>"We all know how it works," said David Cameron</b> <b>of lobbying. But do we? Lobbyists are the paid persuaders whose job it is to influence the decisions of government. Typically, they</b> …

Unraveling the mysteries of life

Time, space and matter were created 13.7 billion years ago, when the Big Bang occurred. This pale, blue planet, so termed by Carl Sagan, our earth, …

DIWire attempts to fill the gaps left by 3D printers (hands-on)

It brought solar-powered smartphone chargers to the streets of NYC, now Pensa, a Brooklyn-based design firm, is taking on desktop prototyping. Its latest invention, DIWire, is a compact CNC wire bender. A machine designed solely to bend wire clearly has its limitations, but DIWire was actually born …

Samsung Reveals The Ativ Q, A Convertible Windows 8 Tablet That Runs Android, Too

Samsung has just kicked off its Premiere event at Earls Court in London, and decided to lead with one particularly curious device — in addition to the ability to transform from a 2.8-pound tablet to a notebook with QWERTY keyboard, the company’s shape-shifting Ativ Q convertible also gives users a …

Some are calling it the best E3 in five years – others insist it's the best of all time. But whatever hyperbole gets attached to last week's gaming conference, we can all agree on the focus: Xbox One v PS4. http://gu.com/p/3gjkt

62 Windows 8 secrets you need to know

Windows 8 has been with us for well over a year now, and if you're used to previous versions of Windows then you're going to notice that quite a bit …