Police raids begin in Cuenca, Loja and Ambato for the beginning of classes

Today the school year starts in the Highlands and the Amazon. For this, police raids have been organized in campuses of Cuenca, Loja and Ambato. In Loja 60 traffic civilians agents will be watching while in Ambato there will be 102 agents. They will join the police. The...

Chevron must pay $ 9,500 million for environmental damage in Ecuador

The Minister of Environment Lorena Tapia said yesterday, July 30, that the oil company Chevron is condemned to grant $ 9,500 million for environmental damage in 5 million cubic meters of land in Ecuador. “We talk about a lot of territory, two provinces, Orellana and...

Amazon is sued for free shopping system

U.S. authorities filed a lawsuit against Amazon web sales because of the lax system on purchase applications, which allowed minors to spend their money without the permission of their parents. The Federal Trade Commission demands that the amount that was charged to the clients in...

`Fire´ Amazon’s new cell phone

`Fire Phone´ is the new smartphone launched by Amazon, the U.S. website renowned for internet shopping. This new device will compete directly against other tech giants: Apple and Samsung. Jeff Bezos, founder of the company, during a presentation in Seattle, West of the United...

Amazon offers Twitter users to purchase its products from the social network

Under the # AmazonCart function, Twitter users may choose the products offered by the Amazon web site without having to leave the social network. Will Stickney, Twitter´s spokesman, said about it: `We know that finding products and services on Twitter is something natural, and we...

Amazon´s Fire TV, aims to compete with Apple

TV Fire, Amazon’s new product launched this Wednesday, is a device that connects directly to the television, using the function to predict what the user will see and choose it instantly. This system will also feature content from Netflix, Hulu, Alpha House and House of...

Amazon’s owner is rescued in Galapagos

The rescue of Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon and The Washington Post, was named “Operation: Lightning.” The crew of the Bell 430  had to fix the emergency in less than 45 minutes before sunset. Bezos, passenger on Board of the yacht Letty, was evacuated after a severe renal colic...
35 new species were found in the Andes and Amazon of Ecuador

35 new species were found in the Andes and Amazon of Ecuador

35 new species were found in the Amazon and in the Ecuadorian Andes. Fungi, reptiles, birds, amphibians, mammals with different DNA part of the biodiversity of the country and now such investigations are published in 40 journals internationally. Studies were made from 2008 until...
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