Gabriel Mata

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The Joy of Less: A Systematic Approach to Minimalist Living

The world is full of material things, but real living happens in the space between all of our stuff. Francine Jay’s <i>The Joy of Less, A Minimalist</i> …

Hack Your Wireless Mouse into a DIY Power Glove

Here's a neat little weekend project. With an unused wireless mouse (or you can pick one up for $7 on Amazon) and a pair of gloves, you can build …

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

5 sticks Android para convertir tu televisor en smart TV

Hay muchos modelos de sticks Android. A continuación nos centrarnos en cinco de ellos.<p>Todos los modelos de televisor a la venta actualmente ofrecen …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Otras 5 sencillas aplicaciones para videoconferencias y reuniones online

Ampliando nuestra previa lista con 10 de las mejores aplicaciones para el tema de videoconferencias y reuniones online, revisamos hoy otra media …

Más de 300 iconos gratuitos para sitios web, carpetas, tiendas online, móviles, blogs…

Los iconos son parte extremadamente importante en las aplicaciones, tan importante que existen cientos de sitios especializados en la distribución de …

La belleza de las matemáticas

Por @Alvy — 25 de Octubre de 2013<p>Las matemáticas, considerándolas estrictamente, proporcionan no solo la verdad, sino también una belleza suprema; …

Crea tu propio Chromecast con cualquier dispositivo Android

Hace algunas semanas vimos como Google decidió sorprendernos con el Chromecast, un dispositivo que nos ayuda a hacer un poco mas smart cualquier …

Cómo evitar que Google y Facebook usen tu cara en anuncios

Una cosa es que Facebook nos cuele publicidad y Google lo haga también en sus servicios gratuitos, y otra diferente que ambos utilicen nuestro avatar …

How Isaac Newton's encounter with that apple ended up helping send rockets into space<p>Newton's equation first appeared in the <i>Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i>, July 1687. It describes why that apple fell from that tree in that orchard in Lincolnshire. Whether or not that apple actually …

The Coolest Way To Listen To Classical Music

An awesome interactive website lets you follow an orchestra from four angles.<p>The London Symphony Orchestra has just created a mind-blowingly cool interactive site that lets you channel-surf through different views of the performance. HD cameras followed the orchestra as they played a rendition of …

La historia del último teorema de Fermat

Por @Alvy — 29 de Septiembre de 2013<p>Esta pequeña entrevista divulgativa trata sobre la <b>historia del último teorema de Fermat</b> y algunas de las …

Crisis alimentaria: China compra 5% de Ucrania

Una noticia sorprendía a todos hace un par de días: <b>China compraba el 5% de Ucrania con fines agrícolas</b>. La necesidad de contar con suelo suficiente …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Atheism vs Theism vs Agnosticsism vs Gnosticism

A fun cartoon from Pablo Stanley. In my household we have two Agnostic Atheists and two Agnostic Theists. <i>(Via Neatorama)</i>

Qué es el RSS y cómo sacarle partido

Con el cierrre de Google Reader, el término <b>RSS ha vuelto a sonar</b> tanto en las publicaciones especializadas como en las que no, y vuelve a saltar a la …

463 contradicciones de la Biblia reunidas en un completo gráfico

No hace falta decir a estas alturas que la Biblia es un texto sagrado en el que abundan las contradicciones y los distintos puntos de vista. El …

Fantasy Football 2013: Under-the-Radar Sleepers You Must Draft

Fantasy gurus are forged during the draft, as these brilliant minds often have the foresight to identify the late-round talents that wind up becoming productive contributors in the NFL.<p>If you want to become a fantasy master and avoid drafting players that will quickly wind up in the scrap heap, you …

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Five Google Hangouts You Can Join to Learn Something New (or Have Fun)

Google Hangouts is one of the best video chat and conference services, but it's easy to forget that it's not just for talking to friends privately. …

Fabrik, transforma tu Android en un eBook reader

Facilidades para acceder a eBooks no nos faltan, y no sólo cuando se trata de leer libros desde nuestros e-readers sino también de cara a convertir …

How to Turn an Android Phone Into a Chromecast for Free with CheapCast

When we looked at the Chromecast, we determined it was worth the $35. However, if you have an Android phone or tablet, you can turn it into a …

Lollapalooza 2013 en streaming: conciertos que no te puedes perder

El festival <b>Lollapalooza</b> fue ideado por el cantante y fundador de Jane's Addiction, Perry Farrell, allá por 1991. Con el paso de los años, y con no …

Download Free, Open-source Textbooks from OpenStax College

Textbooks are incredibly expensive (not to mention cumbersome and heavy in dead tree format). Smart students can pick up free digital textbooks from …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

Of Course There's A Sailor Moon Mod For Doom

Bless modders that make it possible to say there's probably a mod for everything—including, in this case, a Sailor Moon mod for <i>Doom 2.</i><p>Here's the …

To Draft or Not to Draft….That is the Question

Carson Palmer. Matt Leinart. Terrelle Pryor. Jason Campbell. Kyle Boller. Shane Lechler. Bruce Gradkowski. Darren McFadden. JaMarcus Russell. Charlie …

Paranoicos de la privacidad: Alternativas Open Source a servicios web de éxito (I)

La avalancha de noticias que nos llegan desde hace semanas con el escándalo PRISM ha hecho que muchos se planteen tomar medidas para tratar de <b>evitar</b> …