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One in four Spaniards want to prohibit minors from accessing the internet

One in four Spaniards want to prohibit minors from accessing the internet Half of network users say they do not have much information about data protection, according to the latest CIS report     The Spanish are aware of the benefits and dangers of the Internet, especially for minors. One in four (27.3%) consulted by the […]

When playing becomes a profession

When playing becomes a profession More than 12,700 players around the world are professionally engaged in competing in video games, according to the first electronic sport observatory. The fans roar as they would in any other sporting event, however the ‘heroes’ they acclaim are neither Ronaldo nor Nadal nor Gasol. The media are not yet […]

Kivi, the intelligent Spanish flowerpot that is watered alone

Kivi, the intelligent Spanish flowerpot that is watered alone The project seeks funding after raising more than 4,000 euros for the idea   Kibu Green, a Spanish startup, has managed to unite the sector of gardening and the Internet of Things (IoT). This union has led to the creation of the intelligent Kivi pot that […]

They create a lawyer robot that provides legal advice to refugees

They create a lawyer robot that provides legal advice to refugees Help people seeking asylum in the United States, Canada or the United Kingdom    In 2015, Stanford student Joshua Browder developed a virtual assistant to answer legal questions after accumulating several parking fines in the United Kingdom. Now his little robot DoNotPay has focused […]

The tests of autonomous cars in Spain must be done with a pilot

The tests of autonomous cars in Spain must be done with a pilot The DGT will promote a change in the regulations to regulate the tests of vehicles without driver, although «without leaving aside the guarantees for the circulation»    The Directorate General of Traffic will soon promote a change in the General Vehicle Regulations […]

Silicon Valley, one of the worst professional sites for women

Silicon Valley, one of the worst professional sites for women The cradle of technology accumulates complaints and demands for abuse of power in front of women    Twitter, Facebook, Reddit or Uber are companies based in Silicon Valley (United States) and they share cases of gender discrimination. According to data from Facebook itself, 69% of […]

A Shazam that detects chauvinist songs

A Shazam that detects chauvinist songs The app is created by Spanish students of 4th of ESO from a Valencian institute     Las Naves and the Institute of Secondary Education Malilla de Valencia have created an application for mobile devices that allows to detect sexist songs automatically and store them in a municipal database. This […]

Apple and Samsung promise to repair their security failures after WikiLeaks leaks

Apple and Samsung promise to repair their security failures after WikiLeaks leaks The documents reveal that the CIA had managed to bypass the protocols of the iPhone, the Android operating system and Samsung TVs. Apple and Samsung today reaffirmed their “commitment” to the privacy of their users before the massive leak of WikiLeaks documents , […]

WikiLeaks surprises the technology sector

WikiLeaks surprises the technology sector “There is nothing illegal,” says Bruce Schneier, director of technology for IBM Resilient   The big technology groups were again surprised by WikiLeaks revelations about CIA techniques that allow transforming Apple’s iPhone and Samsung’s smart TVs into espionage tools. Apple, Microsoft and Google were already in trouble in 2013 when […]

Samsung’s heir denies the charges at the start of his corruption trial

Samsung’s heir denies the charges at the start of his corruption trial Although Lee Jae-yong has not come to the hearing, his lawyers have rejected the charges against him, including bribery, embezzlement and concealment of assets abroad.    The lawyers of the de facto president of the Samsung Group, Lee Jae-yong, have denied all the […]