Archive for January 18th, 2009

China's GDP exceeds that of Germany

According to official statistical revisions spread a few days ago, National Statistical Office of Beijing's GDP (Gross Domestic Product) of China in 2007 totaled 25.7 trillion yuan, or about $ 3,500 billion. Higher than the GDP of Germany in 2007, amounting to 3,300 billion dollars. In this way, China [...]

Ubuntu 9.04 Alpha 3 Released

It has been announced in recent days, the third alpha release of Ubuntu 9.04, Jaunty Jackalope. You can download it from this page or directly from these links: jaunty-desktop-i386.iso (691MB, torrent), jaunty-desktop-amd64.iso (697MB, torrent). The release notes are available on this page. She was released the third alpha of Kubuntu (download, notes [...]

Discovered the presence of methane on Mars

NASA has announced that it would discover the presence of methane in the Martian atmosphere. A team of scientists has identified the presence of methane in the atmosphere of the planet Mars, looking carefully for several years with the telescope and the infrared telescope located on Mauna Kea WM Keck in Hawaii. The team [...]