Friday, 29 de April de 2016

Noticias y opinión


The Economics of Data Preservation: International Blue Ribbon Task Force Issues Interim Report on Economic Issues Brought on by “Data Deluge” in the Information Age

A blue ribbon task force, commissioned late last year to identify sustainable economic models to provide access to the ever-growing amount of digital information in the public interest, has issued its interim report.  The report calls the current situation urgent, and details systemic pitfalls in developing economic models for sustainable access to digital data.

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Robot Venture Announces Car Robotics R&D Platform

ZMP Inc announced Dec 17, 2008, that it will develop "ZMP Car Robotics Platform," a software platform to facilitate research and development in the field of car robotics in collaboration with Toru Yamaguchi, professor of the Department of System Design at Tokyo Metropolitan University.

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Culture vultures go beyond, way beyond Google

European researchers are pushing online culture and heritage research way beyond Google by using a smart search system that is multilingual, multimedia and optimised for cultural heritage. Better yet, this promising system has wide application in other fields.

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Sun, Consortium to Drive Tech Accessibility Project

Sun Microsystems is involved with a European Commission-funded effort to help improve disabled individuals' ability to use mobile devices, computers and rich Internet applications (RIAs), the company said Thursday.

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U.S. not ready for cyber attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is unprepared for a major hostile attack against vital computer networks, government and industry officials said on Thursday after participating in a two-day "cyberwar" simulation.

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Los ataques de los hackers aumentan un 500% en el último cuarto del año

Los ciber-criminales aprovechan estas fechas para vender perfiles de Facebook y datos bancarios.

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Microsoft Extends XP Availability For Distributors

Microsoft (NSDQ:MSFT) system builder partners who've been feeling queasy about the impending Jan. 31, 2009, deadline for selling PCs with Windows XP pre-installed can now breathe a bit easier, as Microsoft is giving them a way to obtain XP licenses through distribution after the deadline.

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El principio del fin de la era 'p2p'

Creadores y operadores negocian un sistema contra las descargas masivas de la Red

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Fuera cables: la inversión en redes inalámbricas se impone en las empresas

El 74% de las grandes compañías de España invierte más en este tipo de infraestructuras que en las de cable, frente al 54% de la media europea.

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Se ponen en marcha las Líneas ICO 2009 de apoyo a la empresa

Estas líneas cuentan con una dotación global de 10.900 millones de euros y estarán vigentes a partir del 7 de enero

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OpenSolaris Coming to Toshiba Laptops--Continuing a Trend

Slowly but surely, major laptop vendors are taking to the idea of shipping systems with pre-loaded open source operating systems.

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USB 3.0 Specification

Universal Serial Bus Revision 3.0 Specification (.zip file format, size 2.97 MB) provides the technical details to understand USB 3.0 requirements and design USB 3.0 compatible products. Modifications to the USB 3.0 specification are made through Engineering Change Notices (ECNs).

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Todas las familias españolas pagarán 35 euros al año de canon por una línea ADSL, según el borrador de la nueva Ley de Propiedad Intelectual

El Ministerio de Cultura y la Sociedad General de Autores (SGAE) han elaborado un borrador de la nueva Ley de Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual. Entre otras medidas, se establece un canon para todas las conexiones a Internet de 25 euros anuales o un sobreprecio para las cámaras de fotos.

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INTECO y Panda aúnan esfuerzos para elevar la seguridad de los menores en Internet

Panda y el Instituto Nacional de Tecnologías de la Comunicación (INTECO) han firmado un convenio de colaboración para conseguir una Internet más segura para los menores, así como promover un uso óptimo y más seguro entre ellos de las tecnologías de la información y la comunicación (TIC).

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The Big Promise of Cloud Computing

Decho will face competition as the market for this kind of service emerges. Microsoft and Google will probably be two major players, since they have staked out positions in portable and cloud computing. Microsoft already has a handful of info-management services in its Windows Live portfolio, including a free service for storing files.

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CSIRT-CV se incorpora al listado de CSIRT/CERT de ENISA

ENISA es la Agencia Europea de Seguridad de las Redes y la Información. Es un centro para los estados miembros de la Unión Europea que elabora informes, recomendaciones y promueve las mejores prácticas de seguridad de la información.

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Car Key Jams Teen Drivers' Cell Phones

Bluetooth Device Also Blocks Texting When Key is in Ignition

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Fat fingers no problem with 'see-through' touchscreen

Electronic devices have been shrinking for years, but you might be forgiven for thinking that one that's only a centimetre across would be just too difficult to operate.

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Plugging a Password Leak

How a simple fix made password managers more secure.

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Gesture recognition

A system that can recognize human gestures could provide a new way for people with physical disabilities to interact with computers. A related system for the able bodied could also be used to make virtual worlds more realistic. The system is described in detail in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of Arts and Technology.

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