Carlos González Cano

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Oldest Human Fossil Found, Redrawing Family Tree

Discovery pushes back the origin of our genus, Homo, by half a million years.<p>In a rare congruence of new evidence, two fossil jaws cast a fused beam of light on one of the darkest mysteries in human evolution: the origin of our genus <i>Homo</i>. The two lower jaws—one a reconstruction of a pivotal …

iOS is twice as memory-efficient as Android. Here’s why.

When the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were announced, many Android fans laughed at the “pitiful” 1GB of RAM of Apple’s flagship smartphone, when Android flagships tended to ship with 2GB and sometimes more.<p>But specs don’t always — or even most of the time — tell the whole story. As it turns out, an …

U.S. Justice Department Accused of Using Fake Cell Towers on Planes to Gather Data From Phones

The United States Justice Department has been using fake communications towers installed in airplanes to acquire cellular phone data for tracking down criminals, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. The program has reportedly been in place since 2007 and uses Cessna airplanes that operate out of "at …

US government is using planes to spy on cell phones, suck up data

It’s the sort of thing that makes you want to hide in a cave with a tin foil hat: a new report reveals that the Justice Department is using airplanes …

One final wave to the Yankee Stadium crowd. #FarewellCaptain

The Mug That Won’t Fall

A big, computer-ruining spill at the designer’s office served as the inspiration behind this better, smarter mug! Powered by patented “Smartgrip” …

Sleek QUANT E-Sports Sedan is Powered by Salt Water

By now, we’re used to hearing about cars that run off electricity, but not necessarily from salt water. The Germany-based <i>QUANT e-sports sedan</i> by Nano Flow Cell has been in development for 14 years, and it uses an entirely new kind of energy storage system where fuel is made from a salt water …

An Alaska News Reporter Quits On Air In the Best Way Possible - PAPER

Watch this Alaska news reporter<p>reveal that she is actually the owner of the very Cannibis Club she had just done an investigative report on (hello, conflict of interest) and then spectacularly quit with the F bomb. Slow claps and bong rips for this woman. [Uproxx]<p>Save to phone. Refer to as …

Islamic State recruiting women to 'have kids and cook'

Months after declaring an Islamic caliphate, Islamic State, which has seized large swaths of Syria and Iraq, is seeking to address a need of any viable nation: women.<p>In Internet posts and social media messaging, the extremist Sunni militants are recruiting women to marry their fighters and have …

How spies can eavesdrop using your phone's gyroscope

In the age of surveillance paranoia, most smartphone users know better than to give a random app or website permission to use their device's …

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World Cup walloped social-media records

In terms of online entertainment, the World Cup seemed to have it all.<p>There was a cannibalistic Luis Suarez. Tim Howard saving ... well ... everything. Sad Brazilians. And Cristiano Ronaldo's hair.<p>Oh, yeah ... and the actual matches, which saw the U.S. team make an inspiring run, the powerhouse …

Thousands welcome Argentina home after World Cup Final defeat

Thousands of people greeted a crestfallen Lionel Messi and the rest of the Argentina team when the squad flew home to Buenos Aires on Monday after the World Cup final defeat to Germany.<p>Thousands welcome Argentina home after World Cup Final defeat<p>07/14/2014<p>Thousands of people greeted a crestfallen …

Arsenal vs. Chelsea: Final score 0-0, stalemate at the Emirates

A torrential downpour and two well-disciplined midfields led to Arsenal and Chelsea playing to a scoreless draw.<p>Arsenal and Chelsea did nothing to make the Premier League title picture look any less cloudy on Monday, playing to a 0-0 draw at the Emirates Stadium. The shared points mean that Arsenal …