Raúl Vélez

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The Paradox of Workplace Productivity

At its most basic, productivity is the amount of value produced divided by the amount of cost (or time) required to do so. And while this equation seems simple enough on the surface, the strategies for optimizing it have evolved dramatically over the last two decades. Technology has enabled massive …

Employment

Apple lanzaría programa para convencer a usuarios Android de migrar a iOS

2015 se espera que sea <b>un año bastante reñido</b> dentro de la industria móvil y todo parece indicar que los chicos de Apple desean tomar sus precauciones …

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

Los mejores gestores de descargas para Android

Aunque hay muchos disponibles en el mercado, no todos funcionan, por eso aquí te presentamos los mejores gestores de descargas para Android.<p>A pesar …

Five things Alice in Wonderland reveals about the brain

Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole.<p>Lewis Carroll was remarkably modest about his masterpiece. “The heroine spends an hour underground, and meets various …

Alice In Wonderland

No uses tu smartphone o tablet justo antes de dormir

Estudios científicos sugieren que usar la tablet o el smartphone antes de dormir puede producir alteraciones en el sueño debido a la luz azul que …

Esurance (with Walter White!)

From the sexiest cheeseburger you've ever seen, to a flashback of Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel trying to decode the Internet, here is a look at this year's Super Bowl ads.<p><b>Super Bowl advertisements</b> have always sold at a premium on the promise of reaching a worldwide, captive audience. Captive, in …

The Best Jobs of 2015, Ranked by Salary and How Likely You Are to Get the Gig

Better brush up on your math.<p>We're not saying you should give up on becoming Ben & Jerry's chief flavor developer/the person who spritzes Jamie Dornan with Evian in between takes, but there's probably a dream job out there that's just a <i>little</i> more…realistic.<p>Here to steer you gently away from the …

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

Charisma

Stop Wasting Everyone’s Time

Meetings and Emails Kill Hours, but You Can Identify the Worst Offenders<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>At the end of the day, many people wonder where all their time went.<p>New data-mining tools are helping employers answer that …

Employment

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Cómo configurar tu propio Media Center para ver películas y series

Actualmente, la cantidad de opciones disponibles para reproducir contenido desde un servidor multimedia a nuestro televisor es tan amplia, tan …

¿Qué tan seguro es comer alimentos mohosos?

<b>Un tercio de la comida que se produce en el mundo se desperdicia antes de ser consumida, según estimaciones de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Alimentación y la Agricultura (FAO).</b><p><i>Solo las familias británicas desperdician alrededor de siete millones de toneladas de comidas y bebidas</i> …

The Psychology Behind Costco's Free Samples

Mini pizza bagels? Now we're talking.<p>In 2010, a Minnesotan named Erwin Lingitz was arrested in a Supervalu grocery store after spending an excessive amount of time at the deli counter. In the words of a Supervalu spokesperson, Lingitz had violated “societal norms and common customer understanding …

Documentales en Netflix imperdibles

<b>Los documentales tienen un sabor que no se encuentra en otro lugar</b>. En los inicios del cine, las primeras tomas, claro, fueron de la vida común de …

Frases célebres de la ciencia: 5 ejemplos que cambiaron la Historia

La <b>historia de la ciencia</b> está plagada de anécdotas y curiosidades, que nos hacen bucear en el pasado para entender el desarrollo de la investigación …

10 cursos online gratuitos para aprender a programar

Internet nos abre las puertas a un sinfín de recursos y contenidos; de hecho, la red nos ha abierto las puertas a nuevas formas de aprendizaje que …

5 Phenomena That Science Has Yet To Fully Explain

What do ghosts and yawns have in common? They remain scientific enigmas.<p>Who doesn't love a good mystery, especially one that stumps researchers?<p><i>Popular Science</i>'s editor-in-chief, Cliff Ransom, moderated a panel about such seemingly inexplicable phenomena this weekend at Comic-Con in San Diego. The …

Sinusitis

Las funciones de seguridad que deberías activar ahora mismo en Android

Tu móvil es probablemente el equipo más personal que posees. Lo llevas encima todo el rato, a todas partes, almacena algunos de tus datos más …

Los círculos de esta ilusión óptica no giran, se mueven en línea recta

Dentro de este círculo rojo hay ocho puntos blancos que se mueven en círculos como si rodaran dentro del mayor ¿no?. Pues en realidad no. Cada uno de …

Why We Smile And How To Spot A Fake One

Flickr/Nana B Agyei<p><b>BI Answers: Why do we smile?</b><p>Studies have shown that smiling can help us cope, make us feel good, and even increase our longevity.<p>Some say we even smile in the womb and can understand the social significance of those toothy grins very early on. "At just 10 months, for instance, an …

Body Language

La ensalada de papas que se convirtió en un fenómeno de internet

<b>Un hombre hambriento con una idea se ha convertido en un fenómeno de internet.</b><p>Esta semana, Zach Brown necesitaba dinero para cocinarse una ensalada de papas. Y no tuvo mejor idea que publicar su deseo en la página de emprendimiento digital <i>Kickstarter.com</i>.<p>Vea el sitio de Zach Brown en Kickstarter<p>Que …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Pantalla de bloqueo en Android: 5 aplicaciones para exprimirla

Las pantallas de bloqueo son una de las secciones de nuestro smartphone que más visualizamos en nuestro día a día, por lo que es fundamental que esta …