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Why Design Now?: Contour Crafting

Impresión 3D: ¿servirá para fabricar una casa completa?

En el futuro, nuestras viviendas podrían ser fabricadas mediante la impresión 3D. La NASA ha apostado fuerte por esta aplicación tecnológica, ya que …

Viewpoint: Five ways the world is doing better than you think

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What to Expect as an Entrepreneur

Congrats on deciding to take the leap. You know it’s “not going to be easy,” but really, how hard can it be? You just need to get some customers, hire some people, and “manage” the process, right? Well, err, kind of. In reality, it’s complicated. Here are some things I didn’t expect, to which you …

How Steve Jobs Made the iPad Succeed When All Other Tablets Failed

Steve Jobs’s solution to Google’s Android-everywhere strategy was simple and audacious: he unveiled the iPad. Many knew Jobs was going to unveil a …

The Eight Habits Of Extremely Successful Entrepreneurs

Great entrepreneurs don’t write great books. In fact, they don’t write many books at all.<p>Neither fact is surprising. Successful entrepreneurs are typically too busy innovating to write down much of anything. And on those rare occasions when they attempt to create a book, it’s filled with what they …

Bernard Moon of SparkLabs Global Ventures: "Brazil's market is difficult to ignore"

SparkLabs Global Ventures unveiled a US$30 million seed-stage fund this week, and Latin America is one of the regions on its radar.<p>SparkLabs Global …

Pinterest Now Worth $3.8 Billion

Pinterest's valuation is closing in on $4 billion after its latest funding round of $225 million, according to a report.<p><i>AllThingsD</i> cites "several …

Visual Commerce, Real-People Pictures, and Why Olapic Went to Argentina for Talent

A picture is worth a thousand words. And for Olapic, six million dollars on top of that. Find out how the NYC startup got started and where it's …

New Equity Crowdfunding Rules Could Change Startup Game

Crowdfunding donors may soon be getting a perk with a bit more upside in exchange for their cash.<p>The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday …

Work versus Life. Greatness versus Family.

A few weeks ago ago I get an email from someone asking if I’d written anything on the topic of startups and family.<p>“We want to have a thriving family …

Commuting

Phil Libin On Evernote’s Close Call: Just 3 Weeks of Cash Left During The 2008 Financial Crisis

While Evernote now has north of 75 million users and a valuation that’s reportedly more than $1 billion, the company faced many close calls. In fact, it had just three weeks of cash left during the 2008 financial crisis when an investor bailed at the last minute, said CEO Phil Libin today at Y …

Intel says get ready for $99 tablets, $299 Haswell notebooks, $349 2-in-1 hybrids

Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich says that he expects OEMs to push prices down over the coming weeks, and that this will result in $99 tablets, …

Israeli Startups Raise $660 Million in Q3, the Most Since 2000

For Israel's high-tech startups, it's the dot-com days all over again. In the third quarter, they raised a total of $660 million, the largest …

Local Cloud, tu nube personal

Muchos son los usuarios que hacen uso de Dropbox, y <b>sin el cual a lo mejor tendrían que cambiar su forma de trabajar</b> (entre los que me incluyo); sus …

Wall Street Journal lo afirma: "América Latina es ya una potencia tecnológica emergente"

Me topé con un interesante artículo en Wall Street Journal que no hizo más que confirmar lo hace tiempo venimos mencionando en PulsoSocial: <b>América</b> …

Detectado el primer planeta "errante"

Se llama PSO J318.5-22 y es el primer planeta "errante" que se detecta, es decir, un planeta que no da vueltas alrededor de una estrella. Este …

La fusión nuclear rompe su punto de equilibrio por primera vez

La fusión nuclear es el mismo proceso que tiene lugar en el sol. Si logramos hacerla funcionar, sería una fuente de energía ilimitada y barata. El …

Google Web Designer, animaciones HTML5

Google ha lanzado una nueva aplicación para Mac (también para Windows) denominada <b>Google Web Designer</b>, una herramienta que permitirá la creación de …

Crean un acelerador de partículas del tamaño de un grano de arroz

Cuando pensamos en un acelerador de partículas, lo que nos viene a la cabeza es una instalación subterránea de alta tecnología y kilómetros de largo. …

What Apple won’t tell you: The iPhone 5s is outselling the 5c nearly four-to-one

So much for demand for a “cheap” iPhone. In the first weekend it was available, the iPhone 5s outsold the 5c by a factor of 3.7 worldwide, says mobile and app analytics company Localytics. Apple hasn’t released the breakdown of sales for the iPhone 5s and 5c, and has only announced that 9 million …

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El plan de Google para acabar con los trolls en YouTube

Internet está lleno de trolls, pero los de YouTube son una especie aparte. La comunidad de vídeos es famosa por su abundancia en todo tipo de …

20 programas formativos sobre tecnología disponibles en Internet

<b>Internet</b> nos abre la puerta, cada día, a un número casi infinito de recursos que nos pueden servir de base para estudiar por nuestra cuenta, aprender …

Las máquinas ocuparán el 47% de los puestos de trabajo actuales

Teleoperadores, bibliotecarios, taxistas, mensajeros, conserjes, administrativos y hasta médicos no especializados. Todos ellos corren peligro de …

Chrome iOS 7 Update May Tempt Users Away From Apple's Native Apps

While the mobile-platform war between iOS and Android will only intensify as both operating systems mature, that doesn’t mean Google is prepared to …