Alejandro Rubino

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Inside the Chinese Bitcoin Mine That's Grossing $1.5M a Month

Watch Motherboard's rare look inside one of China's biggest bitcoin factories.<p>Last October, Motherboard gained access to a massive and secretive makeshift bitcoin mine housed in a repurposed factory in the Liaoning Province of rural northeast China.<p>This is the infrastructure that keeps the digital …

Satan’s handbook

Can Technology Solve the Fit Problem in Fashion E-Commerce?

According to studies, between twenty to forty percent of all clothing purchased online is returned, often due to issues with fit, costing fashion …

Surfistas ceden su tabla a una foca juguetona

Ago 4, 2014 5:41 pm<b><br>Publicado en:</b> Curiosidades, Titulares<p>Mathew Stanley es un surfista que a través de su cámara GoPro captó el momento en que una …

Marchionne should trim brands from Fiat Chrysler portfolio, analysts say

The last time the Chrysler Group was part of another automaker, we saw the death of the Plymouth brand. Now, with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in place of DaimlerChrysler, we could see more brands shuttered. At least, that's what analysts think FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne should do.<p>With Fiat, Alfa …

Op-Ed | In Fashion E-Commerce, Service is the Key Differentiator

In a landscape where many online stores offer the same product at the same price, quality service is the key differentiator for fashion e-tailers, …

This is what a street-legal 3,000-hp Bentley Continental GT drag racer sounds like

When it comes to street-legal cars there's "power," there's "Power" and then there's "<i>PAHRRRRRR!</i>" This Bentley Continental GT dragster built by Webster Engineering in Bedford, England owns that third category, with its 3,082-horsepower heartbeat erupting from a twin-turbo, 10.2-liter Chevrolet V8 …

Look in on the future of motorsport with Formula E

We'll admit, the idea of the Formula E is an exciting one to us – all-electric, open-wheel racers silently zipping around on the streets of the world's greatest cities should appeal to any futurist/racing enthusiast. As the series approaches the start of the inaugural, ten-race season in Beijing, …

McArthurGlen: Pioneering Designer Outlets

McArthurGlen pioneered the concept of designer outlet shopping in Europe and opened its first centre in 1995. As the fashion and luxury industry has …

Nick Murray's problematic Porsche 911 shows the power of a viral video

When Nick Murray took delivery of his 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera S in June 2013, he had saved for it for the past five years. He didn't just pluck a random 911 off a dealer lot. He specially ordered his car with thousands of dollars in extras tailored just to him, and he captured all of the options …

Watch this adorable 2-year-old freak out over her first car wash

Unless you yourself are a parent – and even then – being forced to watch videos of other people's kids is a special kind of torture. But every once in a while we come across a clip that makes us smile instead of scowling or rolling our eyes. This is one of those clips.<p>In this video, one Max Gibbons …

Watch these workers ghost-ride the garbage truck with purpose

There's an old phrase that suggests we "work smarter, not harder." This garbage truck driver must have read that as "work like a monumental idiot, not harder." The sanitation worker in Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico basically ghost-rides his garbage truck while running to grab bags that have been left on …

El impresionante discurso de un encapuchado en Chacao que dejó a la PNB sin palabras

Abr 12, 2014 4:39 pm<b><br>Publicado en:</b> Actualidad, Nacionales<p>Desde el oficialismo dicen que son <b>“4 locos violentos”</b> que tienen secuestrado un municipio, …

Conoce la vida de los que viven a sus orillas en Guaire Seco

Abr 12, 2014 7:38 pm<b><br>Publicado en:</b> Actualidad, Nacionales<p>Un trabajo documental del grupo <b>El Resort</b> nos muestra como es la vida en un lugar tan icónico …

Michael Kors Beating European Brands on Their Home Turf

<b>PARIS, France —</b> Sophie Fiszman, a Paris finance executive with a taste for fashion, used to stick to European brands like Louis Vuitton and Gucci. No …

How Zipcar's founders grew apart and lost their carsharing empire

Zipcar was one of the first major successes in carsharing in the US and is still a major player in the market around the world. The business now has offices in 26 American cities with about 10,000 vehicles and 860,000 members around the world. Rental car company Avis bought it for $491 million in …

Italy’s Cultural, Creative and Intellectual Continuum

As London’s Victoria and Albert Museum unveils "The Glamour of Italian Fashion," Colin McDowell explores the country’s rich fashion history.<p><b>LONDON,</b> …

Adidas Gives Digital Makeover to Originals Fashion Stores

<b>BERLIN, Germany —</b> Adidas has launched a new store blueprint for its Originals fashion brand with a Wi-Fi equipped lounge and mobile charging points, …

Nueva broma pesada hace pasar sustos en parada de autobús

Mar 24, 2014 6:46 pm<b><br>Publicado en:</b> Curiosidades, Titulares<p>Las personas se encuentran paradas, sentadas, paseando, esperando tranquilamente a que …

VW makes $23K on every Porsche sold, more than Bentley or Lamborghini

It's a good time to be in the luxury car business. In Volkswagen Group's financial report for the 2013 fiscal year, it is revealed that that Porsche enjoyed an operating margin of 18 percent. That means the Stuttgart brand made on average about $23,200 per car sold, according to <i>BusinessWeek</i>. …

Get acquainted with Mercedes' F1 'Power Unit'

The first lights-out of the 2014 Formula One season can be measured in hours, not months. If you've heard anything about pre-season testing you know that even the teams are expecting carnage - Fernando Alonso at Ferrari, who's had a comparatively good pre-season, said "the first priority is to …

Work out smarter, not longer

The most common complaint that I hear from prospective clients is this: "I work out three times a week, but my body never changes."<p>When I ask them what they do in the gym, I almost always know what I'm going to hear. They generally do two or three circuits of machine-based strength training and …

Red Bull does one heck of a job explaining the 2014 F1 regulations

Formula One tweaks its regulations from season to season, but every so many years (or decades), it revises them so thoroughly that it ushers in a new era of racing. That's just what we're looking at this season. We've seen countless explanations of the new regulations, but few of them manage to …

Vice chronicles Okinawa's illegal street racing scene

We all know that street racing is dangerous, and that motorsports are best left on the track or drag strip. However, that doesn't mean that there still isn't some outlaw allure among enthusiasts of racing on public roads. In this video, <i>Vice Japan</i> profiles Eikichi Nagayoshi of Japan's island of …

Tour the Ducati museum with Google Maps

Google Maps and Street View have done a fabulous job adding motoring museums to their catalogs. Google has given visitors the chance to virtually visit fantastic exhibitions including the Honda Collection Hall, Lamborghini museum, Mazda museum and McLaren Technology Centre. The latest addition to …

Tenete d'occhio il Venezuela - Il Post

Le proteste contro il governo non sono mai state intense come in questi giorni, e lo stesso vale per la repressione della polizia: intanto …