Rodrigo Vera

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The iPhone 7 does not have a headphone jack, and audio engineers are actually happy about it

Hear this: Apple confirmed today (Sept. 7) that the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will not have the standard 3.5 headphone jack. The company’s eliminating the port to make room for a stereo speaker on the base of the phone.<p>“It makes no sense to tether ourselves to our mobile devices,” said Apple …

IPhone 7

El lado humano de una smart city

Aunque hay distintas definiciones en torno a este concepto, los expertos coinciden en que deben estar presentes ciertos elementos para que se …

50 Years of Crime in the US

Hover your mouse over a state to highlight its rates. You can also change between violent and property crime types using the filter in the top right …

Walmart compra Jet.com en US$3.000 millones para competir contra su rival de internet Amazon

NUEVA YORK.- El gigante estadounidense Walmart anunció la compra de la empresa Jet.com por <b>US$3.000 millones</b>, una adquisición que busca acelerar su …

La internet de lo efímero

Una cerilla dura un instante, después, es simplemente un pedazo de madera quemado e inútil que nadie se molesta en conservar. Para toda una …

Caminante no hay camino

Sirve para ejercitar el cuerpo y el espíritu. Fomenta la creatividad y protege al corazón. Pero el avance de las autopistas, los ciclistas en las …

Perception

Perception<p>http://experienceperception.com/batman-v-superman.html<p>website<p>A detailed case study of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice technology and …

Conversational Interfaces: Where Are We Today? Where Are We Heading?

KLM<p>Take KLM. A new service by the Dutch airline uses a Facebook Messenger plugin to provide customers with flight documentation via Messenger. …

The Apollo 11 guidance computer code is now available on Github

The system responsible for the first moon landing is now readily available online, after an enterprising former NASA intern uploaded the Apollo Guidance Computer code to Github this week.<p>Although the code for the MIT-designed system has long been available to interested researchers, it's never been …

35 Interfaces That Changed Our World

35 Interface Innovations that Rocked Our World<p>Interfaces are where humans touch technology.<p>They provide smarter ways to use simple things and simpler …

Text-To-Speech

Servicio de Alerta

Este documento forma parte de los contenidos del Máster en Buscadores y del Máster en Documentación Digital del curso 2015/2016. Cada año publicamos …

The Mississippi meander

A ghostly map takes Samantha Weinberg to the river, and shows her where it no longer flows<p>On December 1st 1944, as Allied troops were mustering their …

Marine Corps investigating photo of iconic flag-raising on Iwo Jima

The Marine Corps has opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the six men shown raising an American flag atop Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima in February 1945, the Associated Press reported Monday. The picture, taken by AP photographer Joe Rosenthal, became one of the most enduring …

[Videos] El golpe, la oposición, la tensión con el Ejército y la presidencia de Aylwin

<b>Crisis y golpe del 73</b>:<p>En su rol como presidente de la Democracia Cristiana, Patricio Aylwin tuvo un papel importante en el Acuerdo de la Cámara de …

A Customer Journey Map is not a ****ing deliverable / Marc Stickdorn / Episode #1

¿Cómo influye el tiempo en el diseño de interacción?

Diseño de interacción<p>El ritmo y la velocidad con que ocurren los cambios en las plataformas digitales influyen en la experiencia de los usuarios. …

Mapas: La urbanización en el mundo entre 1950 y 2030

16 de February, 2015<p>© The Economist<p><b>En 2030, alrededor del 9 por ciento de la población mundial vivirá en megaciudades</b>, es decir, áreas urbanas con 10 …

With a Little Help From His Friends

At 19, Sean Parker helped create Napster. At 24, he was founding president of Facebook. At 30, he’s the hard-partying, press-shy genius of social networking, a budding billionaire, and about to be famous—played by Justin Timberlake in David Fincher’s new film, The Social Network.<p>Sean Parker was …

Hallazgo arqueológico revela 1.700 años de historia humana en la franja de la Ruta 5 Norte

<b>Pocos chilenos saben que en nuestro país existen lugares que guardan más de mil años de historia humana.</b> Creen que para ver sitios arqueológicos de …

The Origins of Famous Microinteractions | Microinteractions

Fun stories and trivia about the origins of well-known microinteractions:<p>“I don’t feel when I look at a search box that it’s something I did,” Gibbs …

Anuncian proyecto que representará a Chile en la primera Bienal de Diseño de Londres

Anuncian proyecto que representará a Chile en la primera Bienal de Diseño de Londres<p>“The Counterculture Room”, del laboratorio de fabricación digital …

The Epic Story of Dropbox's Exodus From the Amazon Cloud Empire

If you're one of 500 million people who use Dropbox, it's just a folder on your computer desktop that lets you easily store files on the Internet, …

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Charles Joseph Minard

<b>Charles Joseph Minard</b> (/mɪˈnɑːr/; French: [minaʁ]; 27 March 1781 – 24 October 1870) was a French civil engineer recognized for his significant …

All Talk and No Buttons: The Conversational UI

We’re witnessing an explosion of applications that no longer have a graphical user interface (GUI). They’ve actually been around for a while, but …