francisco cifuentes

61 Flips | 5 Magazines | 2 Followers | @francis754 | soy un tipo sencillo en todo ambito i mui serio para sus cosas i tan bn para el amor ����������

SiriusXM hopes a legal blast from the past will fix Oldies mess

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Infrogmation of New Orleans via Flickr cc<p>SiriusXM recently suffered a series of disastrous courtroom defeats that …

Apple Patent Hints at Cracked Screen Prevention

<i>AppleInsider</i> reported on a new patent picked up by Apple that might save your iPhone from a cracked screen. If you drop your phone, a motor and sensors determine the point of impact and shift the positioning of the device in midair to save sensitive areas, like the screen and camera.<p>While patents …

Patents

Foxconn Goes Back to The Drawing Board For Their iPhone Assembly Robots

Those robots Foxconn was counting on to help assemble iPhones and other products just aren’t working out for the Apple assembly partner. Chinese …

Straight outta Texas: The Apex Teton headphone amplifier

Never mind the sticker-shock price. If you're a hard-core headphone enthusiast with deep pockets, the Apex Teton will be impossible to resist.<p>The Apex Teton was designed and built by Pete Millett, a man with a long history of making awesome-sounding headphone amplifiers. His Web site is chock full …

Audiophile

Over lunch, reshaping the future of America's drone industry

At Robofest, first things first. First there’s the wine, provided courtesy of one of the Washington, D.C. area’s most influential aerospace …

Hot deals ending soon: Extreme Micro Drone 2.0, iOS 8 & Swift Bootcamp, more [Deals]

Hot deals are introduced every day at Cult of Mac Deals.<p>As new ones arrive, older offers must leave. We’ve highlighted 5 such deals that are ending very soon and we wouldn’t want anyone to miss out. Read on to check them out.<p><b><br>The Extreme Micro Drone 2.0 with Aerial Camera</b><p>The Extreme Micro Drone 2.0 …

iOS

Must-have iPhone, iPad, & Apple Pay apps for holiday gift shopping this year

Shopping this year through iPhone and iPad apps is significantly more convenient thanks to Apple Pay and Touch ID. The latest iPhones and iPads allow you to avoid the arduous process of re-entering your credit card information each time at checkout and instead pay for your purchase with the touch …

Train-mounted lasers blast tracks clean

Trains in the Netherlands are getting armed with lasers as part of a test to see if they can burn away dangerous material on the tracks, including autumn leaves.<p>If you're a home owner, having a laser to vaporize all those pesky autumn leaves that cover your lawn probably sounds like a pretty good …

Trains

2015 New Year’s resolution: Remove public broadband handcuffs

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Ntdanai<p>Encouraged by Google and inspired by Kansas City and Chattanooga, there’s an almost daily parade of …

How It Feels To Ride A Real Hoverboard

The thin air turns thick beneath your feet. You step onto the Hendo Hoverboard and an invisible force compresses, condensing and coiling like a spring you cannot see. It sinks for just a split-second, slipping closer to the solid copper floor below.<p>But before it can touch, the magnets strengthen …

Sleepy space probe New Horizons awakens for close-up with Pluto

<b>(CNN) —</b> Three billion miles away from Earth, in an unchartered slice of our solar system, a small space probe is shaking off its deep sleep and getting ready to become the first spacecraft to visit Pluto and its moons.<p>It's the "beginning of the mission's primary objective: the exploration of Pluto …

UK researchers set out goals for Lunar Mission One

<b>Scientists have set out the detailed scientific goals of a proposed UK-led mission to the Moon.</b><p>Its principal aim is to survey the Lunar South pole to learn more about the geology of the Moon and see if a human base can be set up in the future.<p>It will also drill 100 metres below the surface and also …

Frank Capra retrospective at Aero Theatre

The American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre in Santa Monica salutes three-time Oscar-winning director<p>Frank Caprawith an eight-film retrospective. It starts Sunday with restorations of his 1933 romantic drama "The Bitter Tea of General Yen," starring his frequent leading lady Barbara Stanwyck, and his …

Cecil B. DeMille's 'amazing vision' for filmmaking

The only time Cecil B. DeMille's granddaughter saw the pioneering film director annoyed was when his body began to fail him. "He was a bull," said Cecilia DeMille Presley. "He exercised every day."<p>So even a heart attack didn't stop him during production in Egypt of what would be his final movie as …

Cecil B. DeMille

North Korea says Sony cyber-attack may be 'righteous' work of its supporters

Spokesperson for Kim Jong-un’s regime continues to deny direct responsibility for studio film leaks<p>Sony hack reveals Seth Rogen and James Franco’s fees for The Interview More on The Interview<p>North Korea has said the cyber-attack on studio Sony, which led to five upcoming movies being leaked on to …

Old And Overmedicated: The Real Drug Problem In Nursing Homes

It's one of the worst fears we have for our parents or for ourselves: that we, or they, will end up in a nursing home, drugged into a stupor. And that fear is not entirely unreasonable. Almost 300,000 nursing home residents are currently receiving antipsychotic drugs, usually to suppress the …

China develops new rocket for manned moon mission

First launch of Long March-9 will take place around 2028, Chinese state media reports<p>China is developing a huge rocket that will be used for its first manned mission to the moon, state media said Monday, underscoring Beijing's increasingly ambitious space programme.<p>The first launch of the Long …

Scientists are making incredible movies of molecules using X-rays

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory<p>If you thought you knew what high-res slow-motion video looks like, think …

Scientists in Chicago prise open Egyptian mummy's coffin

Team start conservation work on 2,500-year old Minirdis, part of Chicago Field Museum’s collection of 30 complete human mummies from Egypt<p>Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist JP Brown could relax.<p>The conservator …

México, con los cimientos para crecer el próximo año

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO.- En México han quedado sentadas las bases para que después de un crecimiento del PIB que no fue el que se esperaba en 2014, la …

The Latest Cruise Ship Norovirus Outbreak Is on a Princess Ship in New Zealand

Health authorities in New Zealand said Monday that about 200 passengers on a cruise ship have been sickened by an outbreak of norovirus.<p>The …

El hombre que inventó la computadora que cambió el mundo

<b>Clive Sinclair parece bastante relajado respecto a eso de que él pudo haber acelerado la desaparición de la raza humana.</b><p>Su ZX Spectrum fue en gran parte responsables del surgimiento de toda una generación de programadores allá por los años 80, cuando su computadora y sus clones se convirtieron en …

América y Tigres se enfrentarán por primera vez en una final

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO, 8 de diciembre.- La diferencia de goles, no de puntos (31), permitió que el América (+10) terminara a la cabeza del Apertura 2014 por encima de los Tigres de la UANL (+8).<p>Las Águilas, como líderes, consiguieron nueve victorias, cuatro empates y cuatro derrotas en la fase regular. …

La nueva economía del petróleo ya tiene perdedores y ganadores

<b>The Economist</b><p>La carta oficial de la Organización de Países Exportadores de Petróleo (OPEP) declara que el objetivo del grupo es “<b>la estabilización de</b> …

Cómo Fotografiar el Arco Iris: Sacándole Partido a los Fenómenos Meteorológicos

<b>Lo diferente es atractivo por naturaleza</b>. Nuestra mente se acostumbra a lo cotidiano, realiza un balance de contextos que considera “normales”, …

The 27 Best Holiday Episodes Of All Time

Holiday episodes have become a time-honored television tradition. Many shows bring on the good tidings, but only some manage to really separate …

RT @iNotableNelly: @GuyGourmet 1.5 potato. 2 sweet potato. 2 cups cauliflower. 2 cups of peas . Pork side ribs 3hrs oven. #feedthebeast http://t.co/61LQkqvNjY

TOP 7: La exportación de futbolistas se vuelve constante

Los mexicanos se abren paso en el futbol de Europa; algunos con más suerte que otros, pero la mayoría sigue figurando en las principales competencias del continente.

Este escalofriante salto en wingsuit pone los pelos de punta

En una era donde podemos cruzar el cielo a velocidad supersónicas o meter un elefante en un avión los <i>wingsuit</i> son lo más parecido que el hombre a …