Latin America’s largest robotized parking lot is in Mexico City

To address the congestion, pollution, and chaos that parking demand was creating in Mexico City’s downtown area, the Reforma 180 building has invested $12 million USD in what is being described as the largest robotic parking system in North America. According to Ulrich Thoma, the general manager of Industrias Norm, the Mexican company that built More...

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By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Google will push three Mexican Start-ups towards Silicon Valley

Unima, Econduce and TiZKKA ready to learn and improve Unima, Econduce and TiZKKA are the three Mexican startups that have been selected by Google to attend the Launchpad Space program in San Francisco in early 2017. Google More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 21st, 2016

Mexican scientists create biofuels from microalgae and wastewater

Mexican scientists from Xalapa, Veracruz, in collaboration with colleagues from Spain and Italy, have created a biorefinery for wastewater treatment using microalgae, which produces high added value biomass for More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Young Mexican scientists win air-robotics competition in China

A Mexican air robotics project won second place in China in which competitors had to carry out a series of activities while simulating an explosion and fire at an offshore drilling rig. The “Ráfaga” More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 13th, 2016

SolarCity to invest 1 billion USD in Mexico

The Mexico unit of SolarCity, the rooftop solar developer controlled by billionaire Elon Musk, aims to invest as much as $1 billion USD in Mexico over the next five years, the company announced on Tuesday, November More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Mexico’s IEnova increases credit line with banks to $1.17 bln USD

Mexican energy infrastructure firm IEnova, a unit of U.S.-based Sempra Energy , said on Thursday it had increased a credit line with a group of banks to $1.17 billion from $600 million. The credit line will be used More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 4th, 2016

The number of Internet users in Mexico nearly doubled in the last 4 years

Jorge Valencia, author and collaborator for Fronteras, an multimedia collaboration among public radio stations across the southwestern US, published an article about 3 Surprising Facts About The Internet In Mexico: Mike More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Do you believe in KARMA? You better do… GoPro launches its first Drone!

GoPro introduced their new products, 2 action cameras, the Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session, which offer a number of new features -among which is the management by voice commands-, and Karma, its first drone. The More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

AAK 180 DIVING MASK: Free your eyes and enjoy the dive of your life!

We must start by saying that AAK means turtle in Maya, and so the AAK 180 Diving Mask was inspired in the way a tortoise roams free and easy around the seven seas. AAK is the first single lens peripheral vision More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, September 10th, 2016

Mexico’s TotalPlay customers now able to access GameFly Streaming

Starting this month, Mexican triple-play operator TotalPlay customers are able to access the GameFly Streaming platform. The service will initially provide unlimited access to over 30 games for 159 pesos per month More...