Juvenal Hernández

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Use of Nuclear Power Is in Decline; Why?

Many have billed nuclear fuel as a utopian source of electricity: efficient and potentially limitless. A modern nuclear reactor generates 34 years …

Current is an app-controlled debit card for kids

Current is a new startup that wants to take allowances into the modern age through an app-controlled Visa debit card, via <i>TechCrunch</i>. It’s a clever idea at its core: credit cards are more prevalent than ever these days, and this is a way for parents to help kids safely learn how to use them, which …

Report: Facebook helped advertisers target teens who feel “worthless” [Updated]

Leaked 2017 document reveals FB Australia's intent to exploit teens' words, images.<p>Facebook's secretive advertising practices became a little more …

Social Media

YouTube will fight fake news by offering workshops to teens

Google is already flagging fake news, but it knows that isn't always enough. People need to recognize what fake news <i>is</i>, too. To that end, its YouTube wing just launched an Internet Citizens program that will teach UK teens to spot fake news through workshops. The day-long gatherings will encourage …

Fighting fake news: Google’s new fact-check tool attempts to combat a global issue

The new tool red-flags stories its algorithm determines may contain misleading information<p>Google released its new tool "Fact Check" this week. It is designed to combat fake news on the internet. The move is a clear response to the post-election outcry over the spread of false news reports, their …

South Korea could soon bid farewell to coins—for good

South Koreans can soon say goodbye to coins jiggling in their pockets.<p>The Bank of Korea launched on Thursday a project allowing people to deposit …

The smart jacket from Google and Levi's arrives this fall for $350

It's been nearly two years since Google and Levi's announced their plans to work on connected garments, an idea born out of the tech giant's Advanced Technology and Products group. The first piece of this project is a connected jacket called the Commuter, which uses Google's Jacquard technology to …

Urban Outfitters CEO Says Retail Carnage Proves 'Bubble' Has Burst

If you think there are too many stores out there, the CEO of Urban Outfitters (urbn) agrees with you.<p>On a conference call to discuss the company’s …

Regi-Robo makes cashiers and baggers redundant

Barcodes and laser scanners may have made life easier for store cashiers, but the next evolution in checkout technology could put them out of a job. …

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

As we start to 3D-print everything — including houses, of all things — it's pretty impressive that a company built one in just 24 hours.<p>Located in …

7 Concepts That Tease The Wacky Future Of Screens

Architecture that morphs, clothing made of woven LEDs, and interfaces hidden in everyday products<p>For years, experts have predicted that screens will disappear, as voice interaction and ambient computing take over. But London-based digital design studio Universal Everything thinks screens will stick …

Look at this amazing smart-home tech for kitchens

Kitchens