Eduardo Starling

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That wasn't a Mayan lost city, just another example of the culture of hype

It was a good story while it lasted: A 15-year-old boy discovered a lost city by theorizing that a modern star map would correlate with ancient Mayan settlements. It seemed to fit the common understanding of the Maya as peaceful stargazers, centuries ahead of their time in astronomical observation …

There is a super easy and cheap way to use your own smartphone when you travel to other countries

There is a much better, much cheaper option to use your smartphone when you're abroad — simply buy a temporary SIM card, stick it in your phone, and get going!<p>One caveat: You have to make sure that your phone is "unlocked."<p>A bit about "unlocking"<p>Mobile phones used to be "locked" to a specific …

Microsoft reduces free OneDrive storage and removes unlimited option

Just over a year after it started offering unlimited OneDrive cloud storage for Office 365 subscribers, Microsoft is going back on the deal. Complaining that too many users were taking advantage of the unlimited space to store entire movie collections, hours of recorded video, and entire PC …

Activision acquires the company behind Candy Crush for $5.9 billion

Activision Blizzard has agreed to acquire the company behind the popular Candy Crush Saga and Farm Hero games, King Digital Entertainment, for $5.9 billion in cash. King Digital’s games consist of a community of more than 340 million unique users. Activision, of course, is the company behind hit …

Yahoo: We have a plan to win you back

The Internet giant, which has offerings ranging from email to fantasy sports, is offering a new mantra: focus.<p>Yahoo wants to make better products for you, so it's going to try zooming in.<p>The Internet pioneer has many popular services. There's Yahoo Mail for email, Yahoo Screen for videos, Yahoo …

Sherlock: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman Go Old School in New Trailer

“You’re Sherlock Holmes. Just wear the hat.”<p>We’ve known ever since the BBC tweeted out a photo of <i>Sherlock</i> stars <b>Benedict Cumberbatch</b> and <b>Martin Freeman</b> in period hats with the hashtag #notkidding that when the duo <i>would</i> return, it would be in the 19th-century setting of the original Sir Arthur Conan …

Risotto de limões

E tem overdose de limão com arroz: limão siciliano em conserva, suco e zeste de limão fresco e limão em pó.<i><br>Risotto de limões</i>: Refogue um dente de …

masters

This is the second part of the series of articles that started with Strength Goals for Competitve Rowers. You should refer back to that article for …

Winter Workouts: Why Do Rowers Fear the Erg?

<i>Op-Ed from the RowingRelated Editorial Staff</i><p>Friend. Not foe. (Illustration: B. Kitch)<p>I am really frustrated by our sport when it comes to the erg …

Windows 10 review: the best of Windows 7 and 8

The best thing about Windows 10 is that it's simply Windows, through and through. It's as if Microsoft realized that devaluing the desktop in Windows 8 was akin to sacrilege, and Windows 10 is its penance. At its core, it's a union of the best qualities of Windows 7 and Windows 8 -- the desktop …

'Fantastic Four' could've been a groundbreaking superhero movie, instead it's a mess

Some of the criticism will be well-deserved — there are very obvious problems with the movie, problems that are easily identified and very clearly hamstring all the good things the film has going for it. Problems like erratic, strange pacing, a terrible climax, and a total lack of a compelling …

Por que beijamos (e outros animais não)?

Analisando friamente, beijar é algo um tanto estranho: a troca prolongada de saliva com outra pessoa aumenta a possibilidade de transmitir até 80 milhões de bactérias com um único gesto.<p>Ainda assim, praticamente todo mundo se lembra de seu primeiro beijo, com todos os detalhes íntimos e deliciosos. …

T-Mobile's new phone leasing program lets you upgrade three times a year

Jump On Demand is the carrier's latest move to sell you smartphones<p>T-Mobile today announced a new smartphone leasing program called Jump On Demand. With the new program, customers pay a monthly fee in addition to their service plan that provides them with a new smartphone and the ability to trade …

Has Marvel chosen the wrong Spider-Man for its cinematic universe?

Marvel Studios 'considering' a new solo Hulk movie<p>Read more<p>As a teenage comic book fan growing up in the 1980s, I loved Peter Parker. The idea that a high-school kid with remarkably ordinary problems could double as a Green Goblin-battling, Vulture-battering superhero made Spider-Man seem closer to …

Marvel Universe

Yahoo!

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Online Life

Sony's latest flagship phone can tell which headphones you're using

If you've ever found the music from your smartphone to be lacking, Sony wants your attention with the Xperia Z4v. Sony's latest flagship phone, …

Phones

How Many TV Series Can Your Brain Take?

With hundreds of scripted series to watch on TV and streaming services, some viewers are having a hard time keeping track of dozens of characters and complex story lines<p>“Game of Thrones” fan Travis Stevens experienced a familiar mix of feelings while watching the most recent episode of the HBO …

TV Series

BlackBerry is reportedly planning a switch to Android

BlackBerry may release an Android smartphone this fall.<p>BlackBerry is considering a new smartphone that will run Google's Android operating system in …

7 reasons why you should develop apps for Android rather than iOS

There are multiple operating systems powering our mobile devices today. For both indie developers and large companies, there is a critical question that needs to be answered before development begins: what platform should be targeted first? For larger companies, with more resources, development can …

These 20 stars from blockbuster movies were replaced in the sequels — here's why

But there are instances in which change is necessary. Sometimes for the betterment of a movie, but sometimes they leave viewers scratching their heads.<p>From "Batman" to The National Lampoon "Vacation" franchise, check out the most notable recastings in movie history.

Dicas de Compras em Santiago: shoppings, outlets e lojas de departamento

Nesse post vou apresentar algumas das principais opções de compras na cidade de Santiago. No geral, posso dizer que é possível encontrar bons preços, …

Va-va-Valparaiso

After nearly 100 years of decline, Chile’s historic port city is bouncing back with a Unesco World Heritage nod and a 34 billion peso urban redevelopment plan.<p>Don’t call it a comeback, because South America’s newest must-see destination has been working towards revitalization for years. Nearly …

Santiago

Quem passa alguns dias na capital chilena se impressiona com esse pequeno tesouro na América do Sul. Menos explorada e conhecida do que deveria, …

As casas de Pablo Neruda no Chile

O maior expoente literário do Chile, Pablo Neruda, deixou sua marca por onde passou.<p>Em seus quase 70 anos de vida, Neruda morou em várias cidades e …

O funicular e a vista magnífica de Santiago do Chile

Você quer saber qual é a melhor vista da cidade de Santiago e da cordilheira dos Andes que a circunda?<p>Sem dúvida esta será sobre o <i>Cerro de San</i> …

Santiago: onde comer

Sair para comer é um dos pontos altos de qualquer visita a Santiago. A matéria-prima é excelente -- sobretudo os frutos do mar e os legumes. Além da …

The Top 10 Things To Do in Chile 2018

Page: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next<p>The Flamencos National Reserve in San Pedro de Atacama is aptly named, as this area shelters and feeds three distinct …

Palácio de La Moneda e a troca de guarda, em Santiago

O Palacio de La Moneda é a sede da presidência do Chile, e um das grandes atrações turísticas de Santiago.<br>Infelizmente, a visitação ao palácio está …

blog de viagem: Onde comer em Santiago

Vou dizer que no nosso mix de restaurantes teve de tudo. De pega turista à dica de Anthony Bourdain, passando por bar e sorveteria... Então, só mais …