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How Bitcoin Will End World Poverty | Forbes

Device Helps Blind 'See' Like a Bat

10 essential apps for your tablet

The thing that makes tablets really useful is the apps. Unfortunately, there are literally millions of apps available. Fear not! I've done the research for you, and am bringing you the apps that every tablet owner needs to install. By the way, these apps are also great for your smartphone.<p><b>1. Don't</b> …

Apps

Cuban dissidents fear thaw with US ‘beneficial to the tyranny’

HAVANA — The weekly demonstration of a Cuban dissident group called the Ladies in White went on as usual in a Havana suburb this weekend, with women …

Cuba

Cubans fear detente may derail U.S. migration fast track

Like tens of thousands of Cubans, Gerardo Luis wants to get to the United States and he’s suddenly worried that time may be running out.<p>Across an …

El barco que aterrizó en un tejado y salvó a 59 personas

<b>Tenían el agua por el cuello y subía rápidamente. Cuando el tsunami azotó Banda Aceh en Indonesia del que este viernes harán 10 años, la familia Basyariah quedó atrapada en la planta superior de una casa.</b><p>Pero pudieron escapar de forma increíble cuando un barco aterrizó en el …

Hemos probado Skype Translator y ésto es lo que nos hemos encontrado

Me río yo de la torre de Babel. Lo de no hablar el mismo idioma que otras personas hace tiempo que dejó de ser una limitación importante para la …

Will digital currency go mainstream?

How The U.S. Dollar Shaped The World Economy | Long Story Short | NBC News

Adding Subtitles to Videos in Google Drive - BetterCloud Monitor

Are you using Google Drive to store video files or share them inside your organization? If so, we have a really cool tip that lets you add subtitles …

5 simple ways to organize your Google Drive

Google Drive is like your closet — you stash all your stuff there, but it's not exactly organized.<p>The storage service lets users save files like …

Reddit announces ‘reddit notes,’ its plan to give 10% ownership of Reddit back to users

Reddit today revealed just how it plans to give a 10 percent stake in the company back to its most active users, thus making good on its promise from September.<p>The plan involves a new feature called “reddit notes,” which will be randomly passed out to a portion of the service’s active user base. …

Skype's newest app will translate your speech in real time

Amnesty International collects signatures for justice

Thousands protest over Nicaragua canal project

Climate change talks in Peru look set to be extended into the weekend

ISIS Is Trying To Sell The Body Of U.S. Hostage James Foley For $1 Million

Middlemen in touch with ISIS or its associates say the group has turned a grim new page in its deadly hostage trade — by trying to sell the remains of at least one of the U.S. citizens it has executed in Syria. BuzzFeed News’ Mike Giglio reports from the Turkey-Syria border.<p>ANTAKYA, Turkey — …

Middle East

Google launches app that will bring live channels to Android TV

Google today released an app that will eventually allow Android TV devices to watch live television. The app, plainly named "Live Channels for Android TV," appeared on Google Play today with no word or any announcement from Google. Maybe that's not surprising, as you can't install it on any current …

Las 10 mejores empresas en EE.UU. para trabajar

Por <b>Katie Lobosco</b>, CNNMoney<p><b>(CNNMoney) -</b> ¿Qué hace que una compañía sea un excelente lugar para trabajar?<p>Tener un buen sueldo y beneficios no perjudican en nada. Pero al final del día, los empleados dijeron que es la cultura de la empresa y los buenos colegas lo que hace que estas compañías sean …

Incredible French barn finds could fetch over $18M [w/video]

Heartbreaking Beauties On Display In Varying States Of Decay<p>We all dream about taking a drive and discovering the mythical barn find of a vintage Shelby Cobra or Porsche Speedster hidden way under a sheet, totally forgotten. An upcoming auction from Artcurial in France on February 6 proves that …

Sheriff Joe Arpaio's lawsuit against Obama's immigration order will head to court Dec. 22 | Fox News

There’s a date for a court showdown between Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the White House.<p>Dec. 22 is the date that U.S. District Court Judge Beryl Howell has set for a hearing in Washington D.C. on a request from the Maricopa County sheriff – who has a national reputation for his tough views on …

La surrealista respuesta del gobierno español al cierre de Google News

¿Lo más gracioso? que son ellos los primeros en reconocer, indirectamente, que detrás de la LPI no hay ni más ni menos que una tasa a Google.<p>Una …

Conoce cuáles son las 10 fobias más comunes del mundo

Las <b>fobias</b> son graves problemas psicológicos que están íntimamente relacionados con trastornos de ansiedad, trastornos de personalidad, depresión y …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

Man shocked by 7,000 volts receives new bionic hands

¿Quiénes son las personas más ricas del mundo y cuánto dinero tienen?

En el imaginario popular, al menos en ciertas partes de Latinoamérica, <b>Bill Gates</b> es el representante más típico y renombrado de los grandes</b> …

El traductor de Google ya prepara la traducción en tiempo real - Engadget en español