Alberto Mendoza

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Mass-produced, printable solar cells enter market and could change everything

Australian solar power experts making up the Victorian Organic Solar Cell Consortium have developed and begun to market solar cells that ar…

El día que la compañía de audio Bose diseñó la suspensión de automóvil perfecta

Probablemente conozcas la marca Bose por sus estupendos auriculares y altavoces. De vez en cuando, sus ingenieros abandonan el audio de gam alta y …

The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Giant You've Been Ignoring Is Waking Up

Lexus unveiled its hydrogen fuel cell concept car, the Lexus LF-FC, at the Tokyo Auto Show earlier this year, marking another major step in the inevitable market shift toward alternative fuels powering our cars. That got us thinking about alternative fuels in general, and why people haven't seemed …

A New High Tech Material Could Kickstart Solar Heating

By storing and later releasing heat energy, the transparent material could heat a home or a jacket.<p>While we mostly associate solar heating with black materials, a new nearly transparent material could pave the way to storing and releasing solar heat, driving down utility costs, aiding in the …

Finally, a lithium battery that doesn't explode

When lithium-ion batteries overheat they expand and on some occasions, erupt into flames. It's the reason low-quality hoverboards keep exploding and can't be taken on flights. Thankfully Stanford researchers have created a Li Ion battery that shuts itself down when it overheats and turns itself …

Knee pain? Achy joints? Passive bionic devices are coming

No motors, no recharging. Unpowered wearables may soon improve your game and lower your pain.<p>Given enough time, all machines will break. Your body is …

Carnegie Mellon University

Light-based Li-Fi Internet boasts speeds 100 times faster than Wi-Fi

Li-Fi, a technology that uses visible light pulses rather than radio waves to send data, has achieved speeds of 1 Gbps in real-world tests. Here's …

Wi-Fi

Honda's New Hydrogen-Powered Vehicle Feels More Like A Real Car

<i>UPDATE: This story was updated to add the car’s official name, Honda Clarity, which was announced at a press conference Wednesday.</i><p>TOKYO — The most notable thing about Honda Motor's‘s new hydrogen-powered Clarity fuel cell vehicle, unveiled Wednesday at the Tokyo Motor Show, is not the silent burst …

MIT’s New Microwave Camera Can See Through Walls

Want superhero-like powers? You got them.<p>If you ever saw Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 1996 movie and loved the gun-scope that could see through walls, then MIT has good news for you. That scope is now real.<p>The camera, from the Camera Culture Group at MIT, uses microwaves. Thanks to their longer …

Microwaves

See black hole shred passing star

NASA scientists used X-rays to determine new details regarding what happens to a star when it comes too close to a black hole.

Black Holes

Aetho's 'Aeon' GoPro stabilizer looks slick, and so will your video

"Shoot video that's worth watching" reads one of the straplines for Aetho's "Aeon" handheld GoPro stabilizer. It sounds kinda obvious, right? But, if you've ever walked/ran/danced/dived/whatever with a GoPro in your hand/mouth/knees/whatever you'll know it's not that simple. You thought you had an …

Crear un puente de cuerdas con drones es posible, y fantástico de ver

Impresionante uso de la tecnología que realizan los chicos del <b>Gramazio Kohler Research</b> (Instituto Federal de Tecnología de Zúrich). Con un par de …

60 Awesome Ways to Make Money Without a Job

<b>Wanna get $5 free?</b><p>Try Swagbucks, the famous rewards program that pays you for watching videos, taking surveys, shopping and more.<p>For a lot of people, …

50 apps to improve your smartphone

Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>The Rightmove app takes the stress out of house-hunting.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/9/16/1442402799090/a29fb90d-ae79-44f6-9f7b-2bcb648e7925-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>The Rightmove app takes the stress out of …

Productivity Apps

Batería de hidrógeno que mantiene un iPhone durante una semana

Una compañía de tecnología británica ha informado que pueden tener un iPhone sin cargar durante una semana gracias a una batería que funciona con …

Taking A Spin On Bolt, The Tesla Of Electric Motorbikes

Bolt is a San Francisco-based startup that makes electric motorbikes. The bikes are handmade in a small garage on the edge of town and come with the same type of lithium-ion batteries used in Teslas.<p>Co-founder Nathan Jauvtis grew up riding and assembling motorcycles and bikes, but he really liked …

Electric Vehicles

Disponible la segunda generación de Flir One, dispositivo de visión térmica para móviles

A principios del presente año os presentamos a Flir One, un dispositivo que se conecta a los teléfonos móviles que permite convertirlos en …

The 18-Rotor Volocopter Is Like a Flying Car, But Better

Picture a quadcopter drone, with the ability to take off and land vertically, hover, and fly autonomously in any direction.<p>Now picture that drone …

End in sight for diabetes injections as scientists develop smart patch

A smart patch which senses rises in blood sugar and delivers tiny amounts of insulin could replace painful injections for diabetics<p>Millions of people suffering from diabetes could be spared painful injections after scientists invented a smart patch which monitors glucose levels and delivers insulin …

24M: A Breakthrough In Lithium-Ion Battery Technology?

This morning, Cambridge, Mass.-based battery company 24M emerged from stealth mode after four-and-a-half years of improving its technology and lining up investors and strategic partners.<p>24M brings two new things to the table with its semisolid lithium ion battery: the technology itself, which is …

Clean Energy

Virtually there: How Google is readying VR for you

"In many ways what's going on in VR is similar to what happened in mobile seven years ago."<p>Andrey Doronichev of Google<p>"I'm not yet convinced that this is going to be the next big thing for Google."<p>Lewis Ward of IDC

Working at tiny scales, scientists transform gold into something even more incredible.

You've heard of nanotech, right? It's basically working with things that are really, really tiny.*<p>When you zoom into something to a super small …

Hydrogen fuel breakthrough could pave the way for clean cars

A new method of hydrogen fuel production, developed by Virginia Tech researchers, could be used in zero-emission vehicles.<p>A new breakthrough in fuel …

Alternative Fuel

Esta batería portátil de gas podrá cargar 11 veces tu teléfono

Las baterías externas se han convertido en accesorios casi indispensables para muchos usuarios, sin embargo, en ocasiones en lugar de echar un cable acaban siendo un engorro debido a la necesidad de cargarlas constantemente. Lo ideal sería que su autonomía fuera suficientemente amplia como para …

Follow Our 'Top iOS 8 Tips' Magazine on Flipboard

Due to popular demand, we're publishing the best of our ongoing "Tip of the Day" series as a Flipboard magazine to help you take advantage of all the hidden features of iOS 8. Follow our <i>Top iOS 8 Tips</i> magazine on Flipboard and get regular updates with time-saving tips on everything from Apple Pay …

Rico convierte tu viejo smartphone en una cámara de seguridad para casa

Un smartphone suele tener un ciclo de vida útil de dos años. A veces nos duran más pero renovamos nuestro móvil con cierta frecuencia. Cuando nos …

Liquipel

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.<p>Liquipel. 25,569 likes · 67 …

Hanebrink unveils new electric bike featuring rear suspension, teases with another for golfers

As capable as the original version of the Hanebrink electric bike was, the company's Chief Product Engineer Dan Hanebrink felt that there was still …