Roberto Caballeros

150 Flips | 7 Magazines | 10 Likes | @robertocaba703l | Keep up with Roberto Caballeros on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Roberto Caballeros”

The 'war on cash' is advancing

But in the war on cash that has developed in the thirty years since money laundering was declared a federal crime , businesses have had to walk a fine line between serving customers and serving the government. And since only one of those two parties has the power to shut down a business and throw …

Austrian Economics

Classic Eichler indoor-outdoor home gets a modern makeover in Palo Alto

What happens when a classic Eichler house gets a modern makeover? San Francisco-based design firm Klopf Architecture have extensive experience with …

Silicon Valley

Radical Elderly People's Housing Coming To London With An Anti-Loneliness Mission At Its Heart

Innovative housing plans in South London aim to combat loneliness among elderly people by placing them on a busy street where they will share space …

Architecture

Is bacon dangerous? The science behind food trends

Nutrition,Nutrition,Food science,Diets and dieting,Health & wellbeing,Food & drink,Life and style,Science<p>Is fat really bad for you? Should we consume less salt? And what’s wrong with gluten, anyway? A science writer and a consultant cardiologist separate fact from fiction<p>Have you ever wondered why …

Holistic Medicine

Scientists May Have Just Discovered The Key To Halting Alzheimer's

Brain inflammation plays a big role in the disease's progression.<p>Curbing brain inflammation may help people treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease, according to a landmark new study.<p>Researchers at the University of Southampton in England conducted a series of experiments showing a chemical that …

Dementia

The Car Interior Of The Future: Who Wore It Best?

Screens! Gestures! Autonomy! More screens! If there was anything we learned from CES this year, it’s that the insides of cars are changing as fast as …

We just found out the science behind feeling déjà vu

To think I thought the <i>Matrix</i> movie had clearly explained déjà vu: according to the latest research, déjà vu (French for “already seen”) isn’t just a …

Black-stained house built on Dungeness beach by Rodić Davidson Architects

London-based Rodić Davidson Architects has become the latest architecture studio to build a house on the shingle landscape of Dungeness beach in …

This is your guide to all 21 different versions of the Porsche 911

There are few cars in the world more iconic than the Porsche 911. Over the years, the rear-engined sports car has gotten bigger, faster, and more technologically advanced. But its spirited driving dynamics and on-track capabilities have continued to make it a favorite among enthusiasts …

Cabriolets

Scientists Officially Pronounce the "Ninja Lanternshark" a New Species

It’s scientific name is <i>Etmopterus benchleyi</i>, but when a shark is all-black, lurks in the depths of the ocean, and has the ability to glow, why limit …

Homemade laser lightsaber is as risky as it looks

It's clear that there are a lot of <i>Star Wars</i> fans these days, but one of them just took that adoration to a decidedly geeky new level. Styropyro (he of laser shotgun fame) has built a lightsaber using a heavily upgraded 7W blue laser -- it's several times more powerful than what's needed to blind …

Ten Cars That Were Painfully Far Ahead Of The Curve

Here are ten right ideas that came at the wrong time.<p>10.) AMC Eagle<p>In 1979 when the AMC Eagle was first released, there was no single vehicle class …

A hillside home designed for a couple who love entertaining guests

A couple in Goiânia, Brazil, that love to entertain, wanted a home designed to take advantage of the view of the surrounding landscape.<p>The couple …

The 20 Most Gratuitous Girl-on-Girl Scenes in Movies

You know this, but we'll just refresh your memory: The word gratuitous, as defined by Merriam-Webster, means "not called for by the circumstances; …

The 25 Greatest Moments Of Female Nudity In Hollywood MoviesDesperado

9. Salma Hayek in <i>Desperado</i> (1995)<p>If there’s one thing that putting this list together reminded us, it’s this: Antonio Banderas is a certified pimp. …

Rookie F1 driver snags best pass of the year award [w/video]

Last weekend the FIA gave out awards for the 2015 Formula One World Championship. While Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes may have won the title, it was Max Verstappen who came out on top. The 18-year-old driver not only won the award for Rookie of the Year, but also for Personality of the Year, and for …

Motorsport

These U.S. companies hide drug dealers, mobsters and terrorists

As law enforcement agencies desperately try to track down terrorists and prevent future attacks, current U.S. laws are making it easy for dangerous criminals to create anonymous companies and hide funds right here in America.<p>From white collar fraudsters to arms dealers, bad actors often use fake …

Sweden has declared war on cash

Back in June, I shared with you the story of how, in 1661, the Scandinavian monarchy became the first country in the world to issue paper money. (It was an unmitigated disaster, by the way.) Now it might be the first to ban it altogether.<p>All across Sweden, cash—the physical kind, not cash in the …

Chinese Yuan

The 12 most impressive car innovations we've seen this year

They have to be smart, comfortable, easy to use, and just cool.<p>That's why automakers and tech companies have been designing innovative car features from holographic dashboards to rotating chairs.<p>These innovations can improve the driving experience, whether it's you or the car driving, and highlight …

10 Sets of Movies That Are Part of the "Twin Films" Phenomenon

Who Will Fight ISIS?

It's likely the US will form a new coalition to wage war on ISIS - the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. What remains to be seen is who will do the heavy lifting in this coalition. Which nation will be willing to put boots on the ground?<p>(There are several acronyms used for the same group of jihadi …

Here's one woman's horrific first-hand account of the Paris attacks inside the Bataclan theatre

A group of seven attackers who broke off into teams of three carried out bombings and shooting attacks across Paris on Friday evening, killing at least 127 people and injuring more than 300, the Paris prosecutor said Saturday. The terrorist group ISIS (also known as the Islamic State) has claimed …

Paris Attacks

New Florida train service to whisk passengers between Miami and Orlando

A privately owned and operated passenger rail service is on track to begin connecting travelers in four major Florida cities by mid-2017.<p>Today, All Aboard Florida is slated to reveal that the new express inter-city train travel service, which will cost more than $3 billion to build, will be called …

Megastructures: seven wonders of the modern world near completion

From Britain to the Middle East and China, engineers and architects are pushing the boundaries of possibility as they strive to create the biggest and the best

4 Surprising, Practical Reasons Behind Your Home’s Gorgeous Architectural Details

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

United Nations

James Bond Movie Theme Songs, Ranked Worst to Best

22<p>‘The Man with the Golden Gun’ (Lulu)<p>A fitting theme song for a Bond movie in which the villain is largely defined by the fact that he has a third …

Articles about modern eco friendly family home near tel aviv on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once ashamed of his lackluster Chicago abode, architect Brad Lynch tore it down and started over with a family home that’s part...<p>Edmonton architect Vivian Manasc’s 19th-story rooftop penthouse is a bright spot—and a model green building—in a city where...<p>I've known about Paperless Post for a while …

Tel Aviv

24 Magical Images of Light Trails

Capturing light trails of something moving, often a vehicle, is somewhat magical because it’s something you cannot see with the naked eye. So only …