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NASA descubre el primer planeta similar a la Tierra en zona habitable

La NASA se mantiene constantemente en la búsqueda de planetas similares al nuestro, nuestra querida Tierra, que cumplan las condiciones para ser …

Code.org turning the ashes of 'Flappy Bird' into a phoenix of coding education

The wildly simple yet infinitely frustrating game <i>Flappy Bird</i> is no more, though it continues to live on in countless clones. Now Code.org, the non-profit aimed at teaching people how to write code, has created a tool to make your own <i>Flappy Bird</i> game while learning some code at the same time.<p>The …

elementary OS: Linux para usuarios con buen gusto

Aunque la gran variedad de opciones, es precisamente una de las ventajas de la libertad del software libre, no puede negarse, que a veces una …

ASUS Rampage IV 'Black Edition'

Cuando los procesadores siguen funcionando con el mismo <i>socket</i> y, por tanto, son compatibles con anteriores generaciones de placas base, los …

Minnowboard, el mini-ordenador libre de Intel al estilo Arduino

Más o menos todos conocemos a estas alturas los mini-ordenadores Raspberry Pi o Arduino. Ambas placas son el corazón de multitud de experimentos que …

QuickOffice pasa a ser gratuito y ofrece 10 GB adicionales en Google Drive durante dos años

Sorpresa de última hora para hoy gracias a Google: la compañía de Mountain View ha quitado la etiqueta de precio de las <b>aplicaciones móviles de</b> …

Dell brings big battery life to new $379 Inspiron 11 notebook

With Intel's new Haswell chip, manufacturers can choose to either build slimmer notebooks or try to optimize battery life as much as possible. Dell has clearly shown its dedication to the latter with the new Inspiron 11 3000 series. Budget notebooks don't always have big batteries, but Dell claims …

Google's Coder project turns the Raspbery Pi into a mini app server

Hackers and educators love the Raspberry Pi, and at least a few people at Google do too. For a year, Google has provided funding to a UK program that trains teachers on how to use the small, inexpensive computers in classrooms. This week, Google introduced Coder, a free software download built by a …

Gigabyte's tiny new gaming PC is smaller than an Xbox controller

It used to be difficult to find a computer that could play games and still fit underneath your TV. Now, devices like the Alienware X51, Falcon Northwest Tiki, and Digital Storm Bolt can handily fill that role. But what if you want a gaming PC that can fit in your hand? That's where the Gigabyte …

There will never be another Nokia smartphone

A long, strange trip comes to a close<p>The Nokia brand name, one of the most storied marks in mobile, will never grace another smartphone.<p>Under the terms of Microsoft's $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's devices and services division, the "Asha" and "Lumia" trademarks will transfer to Redmond, but …

Artist transforms old machine parts into stunning 'Star Wars' sculptures

Gabriel Dishaw is an artist that uses discarded parts from typewriters, machines, and old computers to create some truly beautiful pieces of art — including takes on several iconic characters from <i>Star Wars</i>. Dishaw has created a number of unique permutations on Darth Vader by adding found parts to …

Panasonic presenta en Japón su Let's Note LX, el 14 pulgadas más ligero del mundo - Engadget en español

MIT desarrolla un procesador de 110 núcleos

Un estudiante de doctorado del MIT ha presentado una arquitectura de procesador de 110 núcleos que reduce el consumo y maneja grandes volúmenes de …

MacBook Air review (13-inch, 2013)

Toby’s Estate Coffee in Brooklyn should be my favorite local coffee shop. The Australian company’s first US location is big and bright, with ample seating, great service, and terrific coffee — the ultra-expensive Strada variable-pressure espresso machine behind the bar sees to that. It’s also full …

11-inch MacBook Air review: living with Apple's smallest laptop

<i>Note: be sure to read our 13-inch MacBook Air review for lots more on Apple's latest laptops.</i><p>When my parents bought me my first laptop, I fought tooth and nail to spend the extra money and get a bigger model. The 15-inch Dell Inspiron E1505 I cajoled them into purchasing was backpack-fillingly …

OpenDesk ofrece un IKEA en versión Open Source para enamorados del háztelo tú mismo

IKEA se ha convertido en el paradigma de la tienda de muebles en los que para muchos se cumple el bueno, bonito y barato. Y sin embargo, comienzan a …

AirCast app closes the gap between Chromecast and AirPlay

There are plenty of things you can stream to your Chromecast, but thanks to copyright worries, locally stored video isn't one of them. At least one developer is hoping to change that, though, with an app that streams video files from your device's Gallery, Dropbox, or Google Drive to your …

First Look at Brackets for Linux - The Open Source Editor from Adobe - OMG! Ubuntu!

<b>Adobe’s open source editor has finally come to Linux after months of hard work by the Brackets community.</b><p>Whether it ultimately dethrones your …

The 73-year-old Chinese immigrant behind $80 million in art forgeries

Pei-Shen Qian was a quiet, unassuming neighbor — but according to a recent <i>New York Times</i> article, he was responsible for dozens of modernist forgeries that, together, netted more than $80 million. In his youth, Qian had been part of an experimental art movement in China, but friends say he had …

8 diseños de iWatch para soñar (o no) con un reloj de Apple

Sony actualizó hace poco su Smartwatch, y parece muy probable que Samsung anuncie su propio reloj inteligente en la rueda de prensa previa a la feria …

Apple lanza una campaña para sustituir las tarjetas gráficas de algunos iMac 2011 defectuosos - Engadget en español

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iPhone Photography Awards pick out spectacular landscapes and fortuitous moments

The winners of the sixth annual iPhone Photography Awards were announced earlier this year and are now being exhibited on the IPPA website. Among them are some great examples of what can result when human ingenuity and favorable circumstances harmonize in a photo: otherworldly architecture, …

Bradley Manning pide perdón a la juez por sus acciones

Hace dos semanas que el jurado encontró culpable al Soldado de Primera Clase <b>Bradley Manning</b> de varios cargos de espionaje, un veredicto que ha dado …