Category: Ciência e Tecnologia

Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again)

An anonymous reader writes: “For the second time in three months, Google engineers have disclosed a bug in the Windows OS without Microsoft having released a fix before Google’s announcement,” reports BleepingComputer. “The bug...

Sony files patent for new handheld that looks a lot like a Nintendo Switch

Sony files patent for new handheld that looks a lot like a Nintendo Switch

Sony has filed a patent for what looks to be a new handheld device with a lot of design similarities to the Nintendo Switch. This would be a surprising move considering the PS Vita...

Researchers just figured out how to make spiders move even faster

Researchers just figured out how to make spiders move even faster

A creepy-crawly robot built by researchers from the University of Lausanne and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland has demonstrated a faster walking pattern than that used by six-legged insects in the wild....

Zen and tranquility ripple through this artistic installation of wood pallets

Zen and tranquility ripple through this artistic installation of wood pallets

Designed and constructed by the New Delhi-based design firm Mofa Studios, India’s Pensieve art installation looked to Harry Potter for its unique name and required over 1,000 wooden pallets for construction. The post Zen...

Some Recyclers Give Up On Recycling Old Monitors And TVs

An anonymous reader writes: “In many cases, your old TV isn’t recycled at all and is instead abandoned in a warehouse somewhere, left for society to deal with sometime in the future,” reports Motherboard,...

How to delete and recover photos from your iPhone

How to delete and recover photos from your iPhone

Managing photos on your iPhone is important. Having too many photos can quickly eat through your storage, and leaving them unattended can make your Camera Roll unruly. Here’s how to delete, and recover, photos...

Chromebook touchpad causing trouble? Here’s how to right-click the right way

Chromebook touchpad causing trouble? Here’s how to right-click the right way

Chromebooks are more capable than they once were, but that doesn’t mean they’re any easier to navigate. Here, we detail how to right-click on a Chromebook using the built-in keyboard and touchpad. The post...

YouTube video of Nintendo Switch that shipped early was actually stolen unit

YouTube video of Nintendo Switch that shipped early was actually stolen unit

Earlier this week a NeoGAF user hiphoptherobot claimed that he was shipped a Nintendo Switch two weeks before launch. It turns out he was sold a stolen system. Nintendo has since retrieved the Switch...

Deadly spider’s strange silk may help capture space debris, research says

Deadly spider’s strange silk may help capture space debris, research says

Intrigued by the strength of the recluse’s silk, researchers from Oxford University and William & Mary began to study the spider and discovered they use a unique ribbon geometry not found in any other...

Self-Driving Car Speed Race Ends With A Crash

An anonymous reader writes:On a professional track in Buenos Aires, fans watched the first Formula E auto race with self-driving electric cars. “Roborace’s two test vehicles battled it out on the circuit at a...

Download of the day: Revo Uninstaller

Revo Uninstaller Is there anything more annoying than when uninstalling a program doesn’t properly uninstall it? Well, yes, there are quite a few things, and we’re collating them in a big list. But there...

New Free O’Reilly Ebook: ‘Open Source In Brazil’

An anonymous reader writes: Andy Oram, who’s been an editor at O’Reilly since 1992, has written a new free report about how open source software is everywhere in Brazil. The country’s IT industry is...

Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal

Let everyone be a DJ! What Spotify and Apple Music should learn from Tidal

Tidal’s Track Edit feature allows subscribers to change the sound of almost any song they can stream on Tidal. Spotify and Apple Music could unlock its full potential by adding their own editing features....

App Attack: Find the simple beauty in ‘Hidden Folks’

App Attack: Find the simple beauty in ‘Hidden Folks’

If you need a calming and fun game that doesn’t ask much of you, Hidden Folks is an app you need to download. It’s a seek-and-find game, similar to Where’s Waldo, and it’s hand-drawn...

Magnetic implant could deliver personalized doses of medication

Magnetic implant could deliver personalized doses of medication

A magnetic implant has been developed by researchers from the University of British Columbia (UBC). It could help ease treatments for patients required to take many pills or undergo regular intravenous injections. The post...

Nintendo slashes price of development kits to only $450

Nintendo slashes price of development kits to only $450

At the Game Creators Conference 2017 in Osaka, Japan, Nintendo announced that Switch development kits would only cost 50,000 yen, or about $450. This comes as great news for independent game developers. The post...

How to record calls on your Android phone

How to record calls on your Android phone

Sometimes you need to record a phone call, whether it be for legal reasons or simply for future reference. Thankfully, there are a few ways to go about doing so on your Android phone,...

#ThrowbackThursday is only the start: Instagram hashtags for every day of the week

#ThrowbackThursday is only the start: Instagram hashtags for every day of the week

Not getting your hashtag fill with #ThrowbackThursday or #ManCrushMonday? Here’s a list of some of the platform’s more popular hashtags, so you can outfit your next Instagram post with the proper tag, regardless of...

Tag Heuer has a hybrid Android Wear smartwatch on the way

Tag Heuer has a hybrid Android Wear smartwatch on the way

How do you stir up some interest in Android Wear 2.0? Maybe by releasing a watch that combines new-fangled smarts with old-fashioned mechanics, which is exactly what Tag Heuer is reportedly about to do....

BlackBerry hits rock bottom in phone market

BlackBerry hits rock bottom in phone market

BlackBerry ended 2016 on a low note as the Canadian firm captured 0.0 percent of the smartphone market. In response, BlackBerry doubled down on its focus on software development and licensing. The post BlackBerry...

New details on ‘Final Fantasy VII’ and ‘Kingdom Hearts III’ emerge

New details on ‘Final Fantasy VII’ and ‘Kingdom Hearts III’ emerge

At the Monaco Anime Game International Conferences 2017 Square Enix showed off screenshots of Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III. Both games have long been in development and fans have had to...

iOS 11: what we want to see

Update: The iOS 11 release date is expected to be in September, but the official features are historically unveiled in the summer at Apple's WWDC 2017 keynote. That's happening on June 5 in San...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: folding canoes, cheap mobile VR, and more

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: folding canoes, cheap mobile VR, and more

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can’t buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome...

10 Best Android phones 2017: which should you buy?

Update: What's the best Android phone out right now? You'll find our top ten Android smartphones running Google's operating system that can't be beat, at least until new ones make their way to stores...