Wednesday, July 28

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Deportes, emoji, Estados Unidos, Noticias, Redes sociales, Simone Biles, Tokyo 2020, Twitter

Simone Biles: the hard moment of the “emoji gymnast” | Digital Trends Spanish

Everything looked promising for Simone Biles in the days before the start of Tokyo 2020. The American gymnast had been recognized by Twitter with an emoji of her own. The platform had chosen a goat that refers to the acronym GOAT, Greatest Of All Time, and that uses the social network to refer to other great athletes, such as Usain Bolt or Roger Federer. Witness greatnessTweet with greatness#SimoneBiles#Simone pic.twitter.com/M6RKzP3KB6 & mdash; Twitter Sports (@TwitterSports) July 21, 2021 The young woman also appeared as one of the main figures of the Olympic Games, especially considering the four gold medals she achieved in Rio 2016. However, a few days before the start of the competition, the athlete faces a hard time. This Tuesday, July 27, Biles had to leave the artistic gymnas...
Covid 19, Donald Trump, Estados Unidos, fanáticos, Noticias, Salud, Teorías conspirativas, vacunas

Trump fans sue FDA to stop vaccines | Digital Trends Spanish

A group of fanatical supporters of former President Donald Trump wants the vaccination process against COVID-19 in the United States to be stopped. To achieve this, the self-proclaimed group America's Frontline Doctors filed a motion against the Department of Health and Human Services, the parent agency of the FDA, to request a court order that stops all COVID-19 vaccinations in that country. According to the motion filed in the Northern District Court of Alabama, vaccines that have been cleared for emergency use by the FDA do not actually prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Of course, this statement is not correct. In addition, those responsible for America's Frontline Doctors assured that the authorization for emergency use should never have been granted since the coronavirus pand...
Casa Blanca, Covid 19, desinformación, Estados Unidos, Facebook, Joe Biden, Noticias, Redes sociales, vacunas

Biden Now Says Facebook Isn’t Killing People | Digital Trends Spanish

A controversy that nobody expected. That's what the series of cross statements between Facebook and the president of the United States, Joe Biden, became. The president criticized the misinformation that exists in the social network about the coronavirus, which was even "killing people." Of course, Mark Zuckerberg's company responded and assured that the deaths associated with the disease were due, among other factors, to the decrease in the vaccination rate in the United States. Over the days, Biden seems to have given some thought to his answer from last week, and now he has toned down his remarks. In fact, in a new press conference he clarified that the platform is not killing people, but that disinformation causes a lot of damage. "Facebook is not killing people, these twelve peop...
Covid 19, Estados Unidos, izquierda, Joe Biden, Noticias, politica, Políticos, Tendencias, wikipedia

Wikipedia: co-founder accuses leftist bias on site | Digital Trends Spanish

Larry Sanger, co-founder of Wikipedia, claims that the free encyclopedia stopped being neutral to acquire, according to him, a leftist bias. In a radio interview, the philosopher referred to a series of examples ranging from COVID-19 to the elimination of some information about the current president of the United States Joe Biden, in addition to the impossibility of citing certain media that would not have a place on the left line. “The proper word here is: propaganda, when it is systematic. And that's what we're really dealing with at Wikipedia, ”Sanger said. “What many of our current media outlets, including Wikipedia, seem to assume is that there is only one legitimate and defensible version of the truth on any controversial issue. Of course, Wikipedia was not like that before ”. S...
China, ciberataques, Computación, Estados Unidos, Microsoft, Noticias, piratas informáticos, Reino Unido, Union Europea

United States accuses China of a wave of cyber attacks | Digital Trends Spanish

Antony Blinken, secretary of state of the United States, accused the Chinese government of encouraging the creation of an ecosystem that has made it easier for hackers to cyberattacks to other countries, in addition to encouraging these criminal actions for their own benefit. Meanwhile, the European Union and the United Kingdom have a similar opinion vis-à-vis the Asian giant, while NATO condemned the events and demanded responsibility from China. "An unprecedented group of allies and partners, including the European Union, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and NATO, will join the United States in exposing the malicious cyber activities of the Chinese Ministry of Security," said a source. interior of the White House. The Secretary of State pointed directly to the Minist...
CNN, CNN Plus, Entretenimiento, Estados Unidos, Noticias, plataforma, servicio, streaming

CNN plans to launch CNN Plus, a new streaming service | Digital Trends Spanish

The offer of streaming platforms that deliver audiovisual content is growing. Many companies and studies have realized the convenience of this service, which has benefited from the long period of the pandemic. Now CNN could be added to the range of possibilities. In accordance with a note from Variety, the cable news giant could launch CNN Plus sometime in the first quarter. Thus, this new service "complements CNN's main linear networks and digital platforms to serve CNN superfans, news junkies and fans of quality non-fiction programming," according to a company statement. . At the moment the values ​​that this new bet would have have not been made known. According to the article, the company is still evaluating the price of CNN Plus. What is known is that there will not be an ad-su...
Activistas, espionaje, Estados Unidos, israel, Noticias, Periodistas, software espía, Telefonía celular, teléfonos, Tendencias

A piece of software was used to spy on activists and journalists | Digital Trends Spanish

An investigation by various investigative outlets, including The Washington Post, The Guardian and Le Monde, revealed how spyware Pegasus, which belongs to the Israeli surveillance company NSO Group, was used to hack the smartphones of journalists, activists , business executives and politicians around the world. This software is sold to governments to track down terrorists and criminals. The investigation had access to about 50 thousand telephones, identified as belonging to persons of interest to NSO Group clients. An Avast threat analyst explained that Pegasus is a remote access tool with spyware capabilities, that is, a tool with which you can remotely monitor a person's phone and access certain elements such as the camera or microphone. , in addition to carrying out some actions s...
Chucky, cinta, Entretenimiento, Estados Unidos, Noticias, película, serie, Terror

Teaser anticipates the sinister return of Chucky to the screen | Digital Trends Spanish

The most famous devil doll in the cinema is back. At least, now it will do so on television, in the form of a series and through eight chapters that will be released on October 12 in the United States. The information has been disclosed in an article from Entertainment Weekly, where its director Don Mancini, who worked as a screenwriter on the original film, was interviewed. The protagonist is a 14-year-old teenager who makes sculptures with different parts of dolls. According to Mancini, the young man "finds Chucky at a street sale and buys him, but realizes that he has bought much more than he thought." USA / SYFYPart of the cast will be made up of Teo Briones, Alyvia Alyn Lind, Björgvin Arnarson, Lexa Doig and Devon Sawa, while Brad Dourif will provide the voice of the sinister dol...
Entretenimiento, Estados Unidos, Joe Exotic, Nertflix, Nicolas Cage, Noticias, Tiger King

Tiger King: Joe Exotic’s sentence in prison reduced | Digital Trends Spanish

This week, Joe Exotic, the protagonist of the popular Netflix series Tiger king, has received two news. On the one hand, he learned that Amazon canceled the series that he was going to make on his story and that it would have Nicolas Cage as the main protagonist. But not everything has been negative. Exotic, whose real name is Joseph Maldonado-Passage, has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for attempted murder and for violating various federal wildlife laws. Now, a jury from the Denver Federal Court of Appeals has determined that Exotic was wrongly convicted, so he will have to spend less time in prison. In other words, he was wrongly given two sentences instead of one. According to the ruling, the court should have sentenced Joe Exotic to between 17 and a half years and just unde...
Albert Einstein, bomba, Bomba nuclear, Desierto, detonación, Estados Unidos, Features, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Nuevo Mexico, Prueba Trinity, Robert Oppenheimer, Tendencias

Trinity test: the nuclear detonation that changed the world | Digital Trends Spanish

Its code name was Trinity and it was held on July 16, 1945, a day like today 76 years ago. It was the first detonation of a nuclear bomb as a test and the first encounter of humanity with this type of weapons of mass destruction. The Trinity test was carried out in the New Mexico desert at 5:30 in the morning, in a sector so dry that it was known as the Jornada del Muerto. That detonation, which was successful, was marked by tragedy, because it conditioned what would happen less than a month later with Little Boy and Fat Man, the bombs that fell on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, respectively. In fact, the latter used plutonium as fissile material, the same one used in Trinity. Although official figures vary, it is estimated that between the two tragic events between 150,000 and 250,000 people...