Jorge Cardona

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Este corto sobre un repartidor espacial te sacará una buena sonrisa

Repartir paquetes en el espacio no es nada fácil, y menos si uno tiene tendencia a dormirse en el trabajo. Johnny Express es un divertidísimo corto …

Cómo convertir un caza TIE Fighter de juguete en el mejor dron de star Wars

El dron con la forma del Halcón Milenario que Disney vende con motivo de <i>The Force Awakens</i> está muy bien, pero palidece en comparación con este …

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

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B-Unstoppable Quadcopter-Tank Available From $89 (video)

Quad copters are great fun but what if you combined one with a tank? Enter the B-Unstoppable Quadcopter-Tank that has both amazing terrain and flight …

Robot Learns To Walk With Damaged Legs

Great news for robots! Bad news for people chased by robots.<p>Robots don’t feel pain, which is good, because what this six-legged robot does would be almost impossible with anything even resembling a human nervous system. Published today in <i>Nature</i>, “Robots that can adapt like animals,” looks at a …

DIY Wolverine Claws Created Using MyoWare Muscle Control Sensor (video)

A new electronic sensor called MyoWare that is currently over on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website has been used to create a pair of DIY Wolverine …

Eedu – An Easy Drone Kit That Teaches You Coding And Robotics

Eedu is an easy-to-use drone kit. Designed with simplicity in mind, it’s a hardware and software platform that enables inventors who want to create …

US drone rules impact Amazon plans

<b>The Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) draft rules for the use of drones in US airspace do not permit Amazon to launch its Amazon Air delivery service.</b><p>The draft rules state that pilots must remain within eyesight of their unmanned craft, although it said it would consider factoring in a second …

Amazon Won't Be Delivering Packages by Drone Anytime Soon

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the country’s Department of Transportation have unveiled proposed rules for drone flights. The plan [PDF] aims to maintain aviation safety standards, but will also make it difficult for companies hoping to use drones as couriers.<p>According to the …

Radar developed to detect small drones

Last year a radio-controlled drone came within 20 feet of an airliner landing at Heathrow.<p>Recently Manchester airport closed one of its runways for 20 minutes after reports of a drone nearby.<p>Currently radar technology can not spot the drones, but a new piece of equipment being made in the UK could …

Facebook ahora publicará artículos de medios directamente en tu news feed - Código Espagueti

<b>De momento la red social sólo facilita el acceso a grandes medios de comunicación, como The New York Times y The Guardian.</b><p>Facebook acaba de lanzar un …

MediaTek se atreve con los 10 núcleos con su Helio X20

Tras los megapíxeles, la carrera que más atención se lleva hoy en día es posiblemente la de los núcleos de los procesadores. Y en MediaTek han tomado ventaja, ya que hoy mismo han presentado su nuevo Helio X20, un cerebro que cuenta con nada menos que 10 núcleos y que sustituirá inmediatamente al …

Probamos Skype Translator: la traducción instantánea ya está (casi) aquí

La idea de los traductores instantáneos, de hablar y que un aparatito traduzca a otro idioma (y en tiempo real) lo que estás diciendo, suena casi a …

Gaze Gimbal Smartphone And Camera 360 Degree Roll Gimbal And Aerial Platform (video)

Photographers looking for a way to capture steadier video footage from either a smartphone, compact cameras or action cameras. Might be interested in …

Q -Warrior brings head-up displays to the battlefield

"Great battles are won with artillery" – Napoleon Bonaparte. In the 21st century, he’d probably change that to <i>information</i>. The trick is to get that …

This bionic arm could help amputees regain a true sense of touch

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: EPFL<p>Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute in Lausanne and Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in Italy report …

10 Amazing Coffee Machines For The Caffeine Addicted (list)

There’s nothing like a delicious cup of coffee in the morning to get your day started! I don’t know about you, but if I don’t get my daily cup of Joe …

Magical, Retractable Tire Studs Only Deploy When You Need Them

Remember the scene in <i>The Living Daylights</i> where James Bond blasts across a frozen lake in his Aston Martin and presses a button to deploy metal …

The SPARCS Camera Grenade Sends Cameras Flying

The grenade is probably one of the most oddly iconic weapons in human history. We make everything from mugs to Airsoft toys out of them. But the …

Electronic membrane could provide high-res heart care

When it comes to monitoring the electrical activity of the heart, or delivering electrical stimulation to it (as in the case of pacemakers), most …

This Wearable Robot Lifts 110 Pounds In Each Hand

It's not exactly "Iron Man," but then again, it is real.<p>The days of idling wishing for a wearable robot are gone. Researchers at the Perceptual Robotics Laboratory in San Giuliano Terme, Italy, have created a "robo-suit" that is capable of lifting 50 kilograms (110 pounds) with each of its arms.<p>The …

Mejores aplicaciones para Android: saca partido a tu nuevo dispositivo

En estas épocas navideñas suele haber más movimiento de regalos (propios y ajenos). Seguramente, muchos de vosotros hayáis recibido un smartphone, …

Estos televisores los querrás ver en tu salón por su diseño

Este año 2013 podrá ser recordado en el ámbito de los televisores por el diseño tan cuidado que la mayoría de fabricantes brindan a sus mejores …

The 8 Greatest GIFs Of BigDog In Action

Our favorite shambling robotic pack mule has come a long way over the years.<p>The BigDog family of robots, developed by Boston Dynamics, has come a long way since it was first created in 2005. To celebrate some of the headless robot's coolest technological achievements, I made these eight GIFs. Enjoy.<p>…

Turn a regular paper plane into a smartphone-controlled drone

Do you ever worry that your paper planes just aren't high-tech enough? PowerUp is here to help. The device — known in full as the PowerUp 3.0 Smart Module — is an insert that slips into a regular paper airplane, letting you control it remotely using your phone. The carbon-fiber device gives you 10 …

PocketBook CAD Reader: ePaper para leer y editar archivos CAD

E Ink, la empresa que encargó en hacer la pantalla del Kindle Touch de Amazon, acaba de anunciar dos nuevos productos. El primero es <b>E Ink Fina</b>, una …

El Lamborghini Veneno Roadster se presentó en un portaaviones

Ayer fue <b>desvelado al público por primera vez</b> el "Lamborghini Veneno …

¿Hubo fallo mecánico en el choque que acabó con Paul Walker y Roger Rodas?

Desde el pasado domingo, cuando informamos de la muerte de Paul Walker, se ha sucedido una estela de publicaciones que van desde las últimas horas …

Amazon drones won’t replace the mailman or FedEx woman any time soon

Amazon’s new “delivery system,” Amazon Prime Air, promises to get packages to customers “in 30 minutes or less using unmanned aerial vehicles,” and could be in commercial use soon as 2015, the company said Dec. 1.<p>Skeptics have quickly gathered, questioning everything from the project’s safety to …