Luis Ignacio

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El videojuego como testimonio cultural: el caso de The Witcher 3

Sí, el videojuego es una industria muy poderosa en el entretenimiento. Seguro ya lo sabes, más con la letanía de que genera más ganancias que el cine …

The Open Access Button: Discovering when and where researchers hit paywalls

Last week, an intriguing new tool for researchers was launched, the Open Access Button. The Button has two main goals:<p>Track when and where …

LATin: South America's Open Education Publishing Project

A new open-source publishing project in Latin America looks to tackle the pervasive regional textbook adoption problem.<p>By Andrés Delgado Darnalt<p>A …

Reviewing Digital Storm's Vanquish II Gaming PC -- Better Than DIY?

I’ve been a proponent of do-it-yourself PC building for years. One gets a very tangible sense of accomplishment from the cumulative process of bringing your own PC to life, from the research to the actual assembly of components. It’s rewarding and even cathartic. But I’m also an advocate for …

Score a Beach-Ready Body by the Fourth of July

Want a body you're proud to show off shirtless this holiday? Then cap off your workouts with this 3-move fat-shredding finisher<p>You're proud to say you're an American. But this Fourth of July, be proud to go shirtless, too. From now until the Fourth, tack a three-move metabolic finisher to the end …

Formatos abiertos, claves para inclusión en Internet

MÉXICO, DF(Agencias) Una parte de la legislación secundaria en materia de telecomunicaciones debería incluir la interoperabilidad como un tema de …

GlassLab And NASA Teach Reason And Argumentation Using Video Games

GlassLab, a project of the Institute Of Play, continues to be a leader in game based learning. By connecting experienced commercial game designers/developers with learning/assessment experts they are re-imagining the next generation of not only educational and learning games, but also learning …

Open data gives rise to a virtual Denmark in Minecraft

Since the US government opened its troves of public data we've seen some pretty neat projects like climate-change prediction tools and deforestation-monitoring systems. Denmark, on the other hand, has taken a different approach: the Danish Geodata Agency used internally developed topographic maps …

Let's Get Serious About Video Games

The 11th Annual Games For Change festival took place in New York City as part of the Tribeca Film Festival.<p>Games For Change is a different kind of video game festival, one where video games that aim to implement social change take center stage. So-called “serious games” and “social impact games” …

Oxford study says frustrating gameplay, not violent content, causes aggression in gamers

If you hear a Call of Duty player cursing at his TV set, it’s more likely that their rage came from their lack of success than from exposure to violent content.<p>A new study by the Oxford Internet Institute and the University of Rochester suggests that incompetence is a major cause of aggressive …

Game designer cracks through myths about women in the games industry

"I just have one question for people who think that women don't want to work in games: have you asked them?"<p>A Game Developers Conference 2014 panel tackling the myths surrounding women in the gaming industry, lead by Storm8 senior game designer Elizabeth Sampat, offered insight on why these beliefs …

Goggles Bring Virtual Reality Closer To Your Living Room

Going back to ancient times, the aim of storytellers has been to immerse us in an experience — of another place, time or point of view. This past week at the South by Southwest film, music and technology conferences in Austin, storytellers and great technologists showed off new ways to take us …

AllCast for Android leaves beta, streams media to your Apple TV, Roku or Xbox (video)

Worried that you won't get to watch your favorite videos while visiting family this holiday? Don't be: After a brief beta phase, ClockworkMod's Koushik Dutta has released a completed version of AllCast for Android. The polished app lets you stream both local and cloud-based media to relatively …

'World Of Warplanes' Review (PC)

The free-to-play MMO <b>World of Warplanes</b> is the high-flying follow-up to Wargaming’s <i>World of Tanks.</i><p><i>World of Warplanes</i> continues the trend of placing players in historically accurate weapons of war, with faster-paced combat than <i>Tanks</i> and a progression system that allows players to build up an …

Lanzan portal del Sistema Nacional de Repositorios Digitales

El Estado nacional lanzó el portal del Sistema Nacional de Repositorios Digitales que brinda acceso público a más de 25 mil objetos digitales …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

CheapCast brings Chomecast Tab Casting to Android devices

An update to the free CheapCast app adds support for Tab Casting, letting users beam the desktop browser tabs to any Android smartphone or tablet.<p>CheapCast is a free app that essentially turns any Android device into a Chromecast. The app makes the user’s Android device show up as a Chromecast on …

Study: Playing video games can increase brain size

Playing video games can increase brain volume in regions of the brain responsible for spatial navigation, strategic planning, memory and motor skills, according to a new study from research centers in Berlin.<p>The study, which appears in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, was conducted by researchers …

Should gamers be accountable for in-game war crimes?

Don't shoot the civilians. This is something military games have been telling us for many years. I remember my first go on Taito's explosive arcade title Operation Wolf – it was the late-80s and this frenzied blast-'em-up, with its jungle environment and hostage rescue missions, was clearly gunning …

9 best sites with free ebooks for Google Play

Updated on Dec 9, 2016<p>88<p><b>In this post you’ll learn about best websites with free ebooks that you will be able to add to your Google Play Books library.</b><p>…

Redirección del sitio web

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Just Look at How Insane Your Phone's Graphics Will Be Next Year

Project Logan is NVIDIA's next-gen mobile processor. Inside of it is the Kepler GPU, which NVIDIA claims the fastest, most advanced scalable GPU in …

Mobile Devices

You Have No Control Over Security on the Feudal Internet

Facebook regularly abuses the privacy of its users. Google has stopped supporting its popular RSS feeder. Apple prohibits all iPhone apps that are political or sexual. Microsoft might be cooperating with some governments to spy on Skype calls, but we don’t know which ones. Both Twitter and LinkedIn …