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Apple no quiere tener un híbrido de Mac e iPad

Apple es una empresa de objetivos fijos aunque algunas veces nos sorprenda tomando decisiones que van en contra de toda lógica. Si en su tiempo …

Amazon challenges Etsy with Handmade at Amazon

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is launching its site for handcrafted goods called Handmade at Amazon on Thursday, hoping to capitalize on shoppers' appetite …

Tokyo auto show to highlight 'smart' green cars

___<p>FUEL CELL RIVALRY<p>Honda Motor Co. is gearing up to challenge Toyota Motor Corp.'s Mirai fuel cell vehicle, which is already on sale, with its own fuel cell car, whose name is set to be announced at the show. It is promised for the Japanese market by the end of March 2016, and set for the U.S. …

Didi Chuxing beats Uber to nab China’s ‘first Internet car-booking license’

Uber’s main rival in China, Didi Chuxing — which recently partnered with Lyft in the U.S. — announced Thursday that it has become the first car-hailing app in Shanghai to be licensed under the Shanghai Municipal Transportation Commission. Didi says it’s pushing to become the “world’s largest …

The Nexus devices will be offered by carriers...in Japan

Despite carrier plans to sell the new Nexi in both the UK and Canada, American customers are only being given the chance to purchase directly from Google for the time being. Some have suggested this may be a strategic move to increase Project Fi usage. In Japan however, there is a very different …

'Psychic Robot' System Guesses Intentions From Your Movements

If we are to have artificial intelligence assisting us in driving, working and walking around, it will need to understand not just what we're doing but what we mean to do.Researchers, at the University of Illinois at Chicago have created a system that does just that, albeit on a limited scale.<p>By …

Artificial Intelligence

Samsung's Galaxy View tablet is an 18.6-inch behemoth headed for AT&T

Teased at the end of Samsung's Gear S2 launch at IFA last month, the Galaxy View is an upcoming tablet from the Korean manufacturer that looks set to be sold by AT&T in the near future. Newly published FCC documentation provides a sketch of the rear of the tablet along with its precise …

Drones Could Soon Be Used To Deliver The Mail In Singapore

Coming soon to Singapore: robotic mail carriers in the skies!<p>SingPost, the country’s postal service provider, has just revealed its interest in handling some mail deliveries using<p>our robotic overlordsdrones. The company said it completed a trial to deliver mail and packages to recipients using a …

Smart Cities

Dell XPS 15

<b>The Good</b> An eye-catching 15-inch 4K display in a nearly bezel-free frame, plus high-end processor and graphics options, all in a slim, professional-looking body.<p><b>The Bad</b> The better configurations can cost a lot, while the keyboard could be bigger and the touchpad has a floaty feel.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> …

NASA lights up US night sky with test launch

Parts of the US east coast were treated to a light show on Wednesday when NASA launched a sounding rocket packed with Barium and Strontium. When released the elements caused colourful clouds to form.<p>It was all part of a study into the Earth’s ionosphere. NASA also used the launch to test material …

Space Exploration

Firms backed by China's Alibaba and Tencent merge

<b>Two firms backed by Chinese internet rivals Alibaba and Tencent are merging to create a new company that provides a wide range of online services.</b><p>Meituan.com, which is partially owned by Alibaba, and Dianping Holdings, which is backed by rival Tencent, will join together to offer everything from …

The US is using Twitter to detect earthquakes

When properly filtered, quake-related tweets can trigger alerts in areas without sensors<p>The US Geological Survey (USGS) has begun using data from Twitter to detect earthquakes. In a blog post published this week, Twitter explains how the USGS, the government body responsible for tracking seismic …

This tiny 16-lens camera produces 52 megapixel photos

It's only the size of a smartphone, but Light's L16 "multi-aperture computational camera" houses an array of 16 individual camera units, each with …

'Harry Potter' e-books come to life in new Apple edition

NEW YORK (AP) — You don't need to be a wizard to see the "Harry Potter" books come to life.<p>The seven books are getting a makeover with more than 200 …

uBeam Finally Reveals The Secret Of How Its Wireless Charging Phone Case Works Safely

Cynics have denounced uBeam’s ultrasound wireless charging at-a-distance technology since its first prototype in 2011, in part because it refused to share the particulars for fear of competitors copying it. But today, its founder Meredith Perry unveiled extensive details, research, and safety …

Smaller U.S. businesses fear freeze from EU privacy ruling | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. businesses from online coupon company RetailMeNot Inc SALE.O to security software company Symantec Corp (SYMC.O) said a European change to rules governing transatlantic personal data transfers would hurt U.S. companies and called for a quick fix.<p>Servers for …

Digg wants to build the internet comment section of the future

Two-way streets between readers and creators<p>Digg has a plan to save the online comments section. Yes, <i>that</i> Digg, the pre-Reddit social news site that has evolved to become one of the best places to find high-quality journalism on the web. The company is calling its newest product Digg Dialog, and …

Valk Fleet Is Delivery Hero’s Stealthy Logistics And Food Delivery Platform

Delivery Hero, the European online take-out ordering behemoth that was recently valued at $3.1 billion by investors, is busy building a new logistics and food delivery company.<p>Valk Fleet is a B2B offering that provides technology and a fleet of drivers to power the food delivery of restaurants and …

Microsoft's new Surface Book gets 'about 3 hours' of battery life away from its keyboard

The Microsoft Surface Book only gets "about three hours" of battery life when away from its keyboard dock, according to a video from TechCrunch.<p>In response to a question about battery life, a Microsoft employee explained that "three quarters of the battery is in the base, one quarter is in the top …

Apple TV & iPad Pro to hit stores early November after late October online launch

The revamped Apple TV set top box and iPad Pro will both begin showing up in Apple Retail Stores for sale during the first week of November after going on sale via Apple’s website in late October, according to reliable sources. It is also likely that the first online orders of both products will …

Companies are pushing for the ability to fly their drones without the strict supervision that is currently required, but regulators say it could be a long wait<p>If you’re hoping Amazon will send the next George R R Martin novel to you by drone, you may have even longer to wait than you thought: the …

Unmanned Aircraft

Stephen Hawking talks technology, AI and more in his first Reddit AMA

Stephen Hawking, genius that he is, is just like us. He finds <i>The Big Bang Theory</i> hilarious, and his favorite song ever written is Rod Stewart's "Have …

Singularity

HBO Now comes to Roku's streaming devices today

HBO Now will be available on Roku's line of set-top boxes and streaming sticks today, filling a hole in the company's otherwise industry-leading selection of content. Roku says HBO's standalone subscription service will be available on all "current-generation" players, so if you've got a years-old …

What you should look for in Square's expected IPO filing

Payment technology company Square is expected to reveal details about its buzzy business in the coming weeks when it publicly files for an initial …

How Syfy is using virtual reality in real life

Syfy debuted its <i>The Expanse</i> VR app at San Diego Comic Con in July and continues to expand the virtual reality offering at New York Comic Con this …

The military is 2 years away from unleashing its real-life Iron Man suit

The Department of Defense is two years away from unveiling an Iron Man-like suit. Known as the Tactical Light Operator Suit (Talos), it can repel bullets, help lift heavy objects, and provide lifesaving oxygen. The suit also comes with 3D audio; heating and cooling systems; and embedded …

Adidas Futurecraft 3D aims for custom-printed sneakers (Tomorrow Daily 255)

Shoes

iDraw for iOS is now Autodesk Graphic and supports the iPhone

Autodesk has launched Autodesk Graphic, a vector design and illustration app featuring all the tools necessary for creating technical illustrations and art works.<p>The app is not entirely new: You may know it as a Mac and iPad app called iDraw. However, with its new name, Autodesk Graphic is not only …

Apple says iPhone 6s and 6s Plus battery life may vary 2-3% regardless of Samsung or TSMC chip

After some debate over whether the difference between iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus models made with Samsung or TSMC chips may impact battery life, Apple has offered its own take on the matter:<p>Our testing and customer data show the actual battery life of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, even taking …

The FAA is testing new technology to find dangerous drone operators

The Federal Aviation Administration is cracking down on unauthorized drone flights. Earlier this week the body hit a commercial drone operator, SkyPan International, with a $1.9 million fine for illegal flights that took place over New York and Chicago. In order to monitor similar flights in the …