Pedro J. Plasencia Velasquez

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Meet the first-ever robot citizen — a humanoid named Sophia that once said it would 'destroy humans'

As of October 25, Sophia is the first robot in history to be a full citizen of a country.<p>Sophia was developed by Hanson Robotics, led by AI developer David Hanson. It spoke at this year's Future Investment Initiative, held in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh.<p>Sophia once said it would "destroy …

Robotics

Pequeño Albert: un cruel experimento a un bebé de 11 meses para probar fobias

En 1920 John B. Watson, padre del conductismo, realizó el experimento llamado "Little Albert" o "Pequeño Albert", repudiado años después por su falta …

This is UX: 'design developers' add new dimension to software design

New tools and the drive to create superior user experience is creating a new breed of professional: 'design developers.'<p>"Design developers" may be …

UX Design

The rising tension between IoT and ERP systems

The Internet of Things is the new frontier. However, generations of ERP systems were not designed to handle global networks of sensors and …

Not enough friends? Get a bot!

When you start reading about Machine Learning and Recurrent Neural networks there is a good chance that you will immediately want to write a bot. So, …

Machine Learning

Deus ex machina: former Google engineer is developing an AI god

Way of the Future, a religious group founded by Anthony Levandowski, wants to create a deity based on artificial intelligence for the betterment of society<p>Intranet service? Check. Autonomous motorcycle? Check. Driverless car technology? Check. Obviously the next logical project for a successful …

This interactive map visualizes the market value of every cryptocurrency

Whether you think cryptocurrency is merely a passing fad or a phenomenon still maturing into mainstream legitimacy, keeping an eye out on the market is certainly an engaging activity. But it could be quite the hassle to keep up with every alternative out there – unless you use this tool.<p>Available …

Cryptocurrency

Blocs lets you create beautiful, responsive websites without writing code

With the wide array of drag-and-drop website builders available, it’s never been easier for non-coders to put together a stunning backdrop for their …

How-to: Build a $35 retro video game console with Raspberry Pi 3 + RetroPie

The word “revolutionary” is used too casually these days. Real revolutions aren’t fast or frequent; they’re the product of many small changes slowly coming together to make a gigantic shift possible.<p>But thanks to declining prices and ever-shrinking mobile processors, computers are on the edge of an …

Raspberry Pi

10 Ways Slackbots Will Change the Future of Work

A slackbot is one of the most effective ways to improve your company's overall performance by making sure everyone is on the same page.<p>Chatbots have proven to be reliable tools that can be used to increase your sales and improve your marketing efforts. Today, hundreds of companies are already …

Want to be a better programmer? Try Microsoft's 'code-writing', question-answering Stack Overflow Bot

The bot answers English language queries about programming, drawing upon the information in the millions of questions and answers available via Stack …

CxJS Helps You Build Complete JavaScript Applications with Ease

JavaScript-based applications are used for everything from small websites all the way up to enterprise-level CRM interfaces. They’ve become an …

JavaScript

Six Key Internet Of Things (IoT) Trends To Watch For In 2018

Almost 250 years after James Watt filed his first patent in 1769, we have reached a turning point in this new industrial revolution, as ecosystem evolutions enable a new wave of innovative products to come to life. Based on analysis of over 200 hardware startups, the HAX Hardware Trends Report has …

Internet of Things

React Native – Top Reasons to Choose It For Hybrid App Development

Hybrid mobile app development has been advanced with top frameworks coming to the rescue, helping in quick app development.

Mobile App Development

Building Production-Ready CSS Grid Layouts Today

Industries often experience evolution less as slow and steady progress than as revolutionary shifts in modality that change best practices and …

Web Development

La nueva función de Instagram para esconder tus fotos vergonzosas ya está disponible para Android y iPhone

Instagram acaba de estrenar una nueva función especialmente diseñada para esconder aquellas fotos que publicaste hace tanto tiempo en la red social, …

An Absurdly Easy Way to Improve Your SEO

Cross-publishing your top content on LinkedIn is a fast, easy and efficient way to generate additional visibility online.<p>Content marketers know, feeding the content beast isn't easy, especially if you're a solo entrepreneur or a small team.<p>If you want to follow that old adage "work smarter not …

Magnetism

Más allá de los cinco sentidos: el ser humano compartirá sentimientos a través de internet

Las nuevas tecnologías están revolucionando la economía a través de la conectividad. Pero ¿cómo lo hacen? Para <b>Ramjee Prasad</b>, científico indio …

Steve Wozniak: «La tecnología y las máquinas no van a desplazar a los humanos»

El cofundador de Apple <b>Steve Wozniak</b> se mostró este martes bastante escéptico con la idea de que en un futuro cercano la tecnología y las máquinas …

El museo del fracaso: una colección de fracasos en innovación

Ninguno de estos productos tuvo éxito, por eso no los conoce nadie. El museo del fracaso toma todos estos inventos y los muestra al mundo.<p>¿Salsa de …

Build a Minimalist HTML Card in just 53 lines of code (with Flexbox)

Flexbox provides a more efficient way of laying out, aligning, and distributing items in containers. Today I’ll be showing you a practical Flexbox …

Verizon completa la compra de Yahoo

Verizon acaba de anunciar que la adquisición de Yahoo se ha hecho oficial, habiendo pagado 4.480 millones de dólares.<p>Combina estos activos con su …

These stick-on soles are waterproof and cut-proof to protect your feet on holiday

An Italian company has designed stick on soles that claim to protect your feet, so you don't need to wear shoes.<p>The creators say that Nakefit soles are "waterproof, cut-proof, heat-resistant, and slip-proof" so you can wear them in the sea or the pool.<p>Nakefit has reached over 200% of its funding …

Shoes

Apple confirma que está trabajando en el sector de coches autónomos

Imagen: Aristomenis Tsirbas/Freelancer<p>El Project Titan es real, Apple lo acaba de confirmar, por lo que a partir de ahora ya podemos garantizar que …

Las 6 leyes de la robótica que propone la Unión Europea

La UE ha realizado varias propuestas para regular a los robots. Quiere que paguen impuestos y se atengan a las leyes de la robótica, entre otras …

Turing Tumble: un juego de canicas que enseña a pensar como los ordenadores (y mucho más)

Por @Alvy — 10 de Junio de 2017<p>Este precioso juego llamado <b>Turing Tumble</b> está pensado como una especie de «computadora mecánica» con la que al jugar …

Google lanza la API de reCAPTCHA para Android

Dado el aumento del uso de dispositivos móviles para acceder a Internet, y coincidiendo con el décimo aniversario de reCAPTCHA, desde Google acaban …

Meet Framer, The Prototyping Tool Used By Google, Facebook, And Uber

The tool, built by two Facebook alums, is now used across the industry–and a new version is simple enough for any designer to use.<p>When product designers Koen Bok and Jorn van Dijk were working at Facebook in 2013, they often found themselves pitching new app ideas with traditional presentation …

Is Woebot, a mental health chatbot, the future of therapy?

Chances are at some point over the past few months you have interacted with a Chatbot in some context, be it through a customer service application …

Mental Health