Friday, 6 de March de 2015

Noticias y opinión


Facial recognition finally living up to the hype?

Biometric fulfilling decade-long expectations in law-enforcement and beyond

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Hold that Call, and Focus on the Road

A system that automatically puts drivers on hold while they negotiate hazards could save lives.

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Google to Debut Chromebooks Next Month

Can laptops that do little more than access the Web compete with traditional computers?

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Google Wants to Control Your Home

The company's mobile operating system can now control everything from lighting to gym equipment.

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Workplace Robots Need a Better View

Robotics pioneer Rodney Brooks says a new generation of industrial robots could be enabled by better machine vision.

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Ford Demos a Car that Learns

Software lets a hybrid car learn your habits and optimize its power usage.

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Apple and Google Defend Their Handling of Data

Congressional testimony centers around what "location" really means, and who's responsible for how apps behave.

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Las plagas de langosta se podrían detectar por satélite

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Toward Optical Computing in Handheld Electronics: Graphene Optical Modulators Could Lead to Ultrafast Communications

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Graz University of Technology Researchers Develop Prototypes for Product Authentication

Styrian pumpkin-seed oil or cheap copy? When you choose a product, you want the quality you¡'ve paid for. But how can you test that what's inside is what it says on the label?

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Green GPS calculates most fuel-efficient route

A new software interface reduces energy consumption in transportation systems.

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The Human Body, Searchable in 3-D

A new tool lets people see the inside of the body up close and in great detail.

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Una aplicación para móviles localiza el recorrido de una víctima de violencia de género tras una alarma

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Transistors Reinvented Using New 3-D Structure

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Hide files within files for better data security

Steganography is a form of security through obscurity in which information is hidden within an unusual medium. An artist might paint a coded message into a portrait, for instance, or an author embed words in the text. A traditional paper watermark is a well-known example of steganography in action. At first glance, there would appear to be nothing unusual about the work, but a recipient aware of the presence of the hidden message would be able to extract it easily. In the computer age, steganography has become more of a science than an art.

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Microsoft también se fija en Skype

Parece ser que Microsoft es el último pretendiente que le ha salido a Skype. Tras conocerse la semana pasada el interés tanto de Facebook como de Google por, o bien comprar, o bien asociarse, mediante una joint venture, con Skype, ahora la Web Gigaom.com desvela que Microsoft también se ha fijado en Skype.

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El hospital de Dénia, entre los mejores del mundo por su sistema informático

El hospital de Dénia ha pasado a formar parte del escaso grupo de hospitales que conforma la lista de HIMSS (Sociedad de Sistemas de Información y Gestión en Sanidad) al obtener el nivel 6 sobre 7 en la implantación de su historia clínica electrónica.

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Automatic Music Data for the People

Lollapalooza opens its data to music hackers, and offers prizes for the best new apps.

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A Touch Screen That Plays Sticky

"Programmable friction" provides a new kind of feedback.

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The Desktop Is Turning Mobile

The rapid rise of mobile operating systems is changing the traditional desktop and laptop OS.

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