Sunday, 20 de April de 2014

Noticias y opinión


El pasillo de la innovación

n Reflexiones sobre la importancia que tiene para las empresas hacer cosas diferentes y novedosas como arma competitiva.

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The Network of Everything

Wireless experts believe that, by 2017, personal networks will have to cope with at least a thousand devices, like laptops, telephones, mp3 players, games, sensors and other technology. To link these devices will require a ‘Network of Everything’. It represents an astonishing challenge, but European researchers believe that they are moving towards the solution.

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Equifax Unveils Online Identity Card Designed to Help Businesses Lower Fraud Risk, Strengthen Customer Relationships

Equifax Inc. unveiled today the Equifax online identity card or I-Card, with a beta test of a first-of-its-kind digital identity management solution that is designed to make online transactions easier and more secure for both consumers and businesses.

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Un experto asegura que las empresas que utilizan las nuevas tecnologías son "las más eficientes"

Un experto aseguró hoy que las empresas que utilizan las nuevas tecnologías en sus procesos son "las más eficientes, como lo demuestran los sistemas convencionales de valoración de la eficiencia que se aplican al análisis empresarial", según informaron hoy en un comunicado fuentes de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (UPV).

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Business vs. FOSS: Six Pressure Points

The question of whether business can co-exist with free and open source software (FOSS) was settled long ago. It can, and not only successful companies like Red Hat but also the willingness of venture capitalists to fund FOSS business models proves the case.

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Netbook Smackdown: Compare the Six Top Netbooks

Among the six top netbooks, what’s the best choice? It all depends.

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Is Apple Building A Search Engine?

We’ve received multiple (if thin) reports that Apple is working on a search engine of some sort.

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SmartMetric to Ship Fingerprint Activated Card With MULTOS Operating System

SmartMetric, Inc. announces the adoption of the Multos* operating system on its Biometric fingerprint activated Payment and Banking Card. Multos was originally developed by MasterCard and is now owned as a separate company, Multos International.

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Intel’s Wireless Power Technology Demonstrated

Intel claims it has improved the efficiency of a method for powering devices wirelessly. Intel's "Wireless Energy Resonant Link" (WREL), technology was demonstrated by transmitting electricity wirelessly to a lamp on stage and lighting a 60 watt bulb, which consumes more power than an average laptop computer.

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Yahoo's Hadoop software transforming the way data is analyzed

Behind Yahoo's push to open up Web search and advertising is software powerful enough to sort through the entire Library of Congress in less than half a minute.

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e-Community experiment examines the promise of being connected

University Park, Pa. — A festival lover is deep in a crowd enjoying a summertime arts festival — artisans to the right , pottery displays to the left, food vendors behind and a blues band on stage ahead. The festival goer would love to find that perfect photo of spring flowers for her living room wall. But, where to look?

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A Realer Virtual World

MIT's Joe Paradiso is building sensors designed to tie real and virtual worlds together.

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New techniques easier, more secure

A picture is worth a thousand passwords … and a lot easier to remember.

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3D Display Offers Glimpse of Future Media

The 3D display system, developed by researchers at the University of Southern California, uses a spinning mirror to reflect images in all directions. Image credit: Graphics Lab at USC.

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3G Americas publica informe de investigación sobre confianza y seguridad en aplicaciones móviles

3G Americas, una asociación de la industria inalámbrica que representa a la familia de tecnologías GSM, incluso LTE, anunció la publicación de un informe de investigación llamado Security and Trust in Mobile Applications (Seguridad y confianza en aplicaciones móviles).

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Censurada la Wikipedia en Alemania

Según publicaba ayer el diario Spiegel, la versión alemana de la popular enciclopedia digital, Wikipedia.de, ha sido censurada por orden judicial por una denuncia de Lutz Heilmann, un ex-agente de la Stasi -la policial secreta de la antigua RDA- y diputado en el Bundestag (Parlamento alemán) por el partido socialista Die Linke. Actualmente, al ir a Wikipedia.de aparece un mensaje en alemán (ver traducción): “Hasta nuevo aviso, la oferta de wikipedia.de en su forma actual, por lo tanto, se da por concluida.”

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Así se financian los grandes proyectos del software libre

Poco a poco el software libre está dejando de ser un producto reservado a una minoría de usuarios avezados a las nuevas tecnologías y se está abriendo camino entre sectores cada vez más amplios de la población, que utilizan con normalidad navegadores como Firefox, distros de GNU/Linux como Ubuntu o programas P2P como el eMule.

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Q&A: Richard Stallman, founder of the GNU Project and the Free Software Foundation

In an exclusive interview with vnunet.com, Stallman discusses his views on free versus proprietary and open source software, social networking sites and privacy issues.

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Why veins could replace fingerprints and retinas as most secure form of ID

Forget fingerprinting. Companies in Europe have begun to roll out an advanced biometric system from Japan that identifies people from the unique patterns of veins inside their fingers.

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Openbravo realizará en España nuevas ediciones del evento ERP Today orientado a clientes PyME

Durante las jornadas se detallarán las ventajas de trabajar con Openbravo ERP.

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