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Super Bowl 2014 Facts You Need To Know

Super Bowl 2014 Facts You Need To Know

Get all the facts about the Super Bowl 2014 you need to know 1 day before the Big Game....

Feb 1 2014, 9:06am CST

Gmail And Google+ Down Last Friday, Impacting Millions Of Users

Gmail And Google+ Down Last Friday, Impacting Millions Of Users

On Friday just before 11 a.m. PST, Google's Gmail went down, leaving millions of users – including business users relying on Go...

Jan 27 2014, 10:59am CST

Gmail and Google+ Goes Down On Friday, Impacting Millions of Users

Gmail and Google+ Goes Down On Friday, Impacting Millions of Users

On Friday just before 11 a.m. PST, Google's Gmail went down, leaving millions of users – including business users relying on Go...

Jan 24 2014, 2:28pm CST

South Korea Moves to Curb Bloatware in Smartphones

South Korea Moves to Curb Bloatware in Smartphones

Bloatware has to be uninstallable by the user says new rules...

Jan 24 2014, 9:49am CST

Best Buy is a Dinosaur and Canary

Best Buy is a Dinosaur and Canary

You might be tempted to lump recent news about Best Buy’s disappointing holiday performance into the long-running narrative abo...

Jan 24 2014, 8:00am CST

Windows Phone is in Danger

Windows Phone is in Danger

Everyone was expecting Nokia’s smartphones sale in Q4 2013 to go up, with estimates that it would break 10 million units. Inste...

Jan 24 2014, 7:30am CST

Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

Apple's Mac still influences computing today, 30 years after its debut NEW YORK (AP) — Look around. Many of the gadgets you see...

Jan 24 2014, 1:15am CST

Satechi unveils smart TV box for streaming content

Satechi unveils smart TV box for streaming content

Set top box runs Android 2.2...

Jan 23 2014, 1:08pm CST

T-Mobile Picks Up The Innovation Kudos

John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile, has a great line in coming late to the party while looking like the host. The compa...

Jan 23 2014, 9:28am CST

How the Duolingo Founders Offered Free Education To Millions

How the Duolingo Founders Offered Free Education To Millions

As stars fill the night sky in Veracruz, Mexico, 23-year-old Uziel Alejandro López kicks back at home to play on his Android sm...

Jan 23 2014, 6:51am CST

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journal...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

Apple iPhone 6 will have 4.8 Inch Screen Says Analyst

Apple iPhone 6 will have 4.8 Inch Screen Says Analyst

Cowen and Company managing director Timothy Arcuri issued an investor’s note today claiming that his supply chain sources confi...

Jan 23 2014, 2:54am CST

Between is an App for Lovers

Between is an App for Lovers

App Watch: Will you be my Between? App creates private space for you and your special person SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — If ever...

Jan 23 2014, 2:27am CST

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix sped past subscriber estimates in its fourth-quarter 2013 report tonight, and likely beat out former pay TV king, HBO,...

Jan 23 2014, 2:03am CST

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

New tablet and notebook are for education environments...

Jan 22 2014, 11:15am CST

Google is Already The King Of Online Advertising, but that is not Enough

Google is Already The King Of Online Advertising, but that is not Enough

Forget wearable computers and self-driving cars. The search giant will continue its dominance by sticking with its advertising...

Jan 22 2014, 9:36am CST

Online Anonymity for Business Pros, Rebels And Everyone In Between

Online Anonymity for Business Pros, Rebels And Everyone In Between

You wouldn’t know it from its modest adobe-and-brick-tile headquarters on National Avenue, but like a lot of its larger neighbo...

Jan 22 2014, 8:20am CST

ChargePoint is Building Out The Electricity Highway One Parking Lot At A Time

ChargePoint is Building Out The Electricity Highway One Parking Lot At A Time

At the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show this month, BMW and ChargePoint –who has developed the nation’s largest electric veh...

Jan 22 2014, 8:02am CST

Mobile Ads Try To Be More Useful, Less Annoying And Creepy

Mobile Ads Try To Be More Useful, Less Annoying And Creepy

Advertising has become an increasingly important revenue source for the multi-billion-dollar app economy, as consumers become l...

Jan 22 2014, 7:11am CST

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Ever since Jaws hit theaters, the world has not been a safe place for ocean lovers, or for sharks, either. Western Australia ha...

Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST

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The Most Impactful CES 2014 Announcement Was Unexpected

Over the past 23 years, I have been to more trade shows than I can even remember, including my recent trip to the the Internati...

Jan 21 2014, 1:22pm CST

ViviTouch HD Feel Technology Is Enhancing Audio, Gaming, And Even Adult Toys

ViviTouch HD Feel Technology Is Enhancing Audio, Gaming, And Even Adult Toys

Have you ever experienced sound as an actual tactile sensation? Or truly felt the difference between firing an M14A4 and a SCAR...

Jan 21 2014, 3:48am CST

Candy Crush Saga Trademarked Candy And Apple's App Store Is Helping Enforce It

Candy Crush Saga Trademarked Candy And Apple's App Store Is Helping Enforce It

Candy Crush Saga is the most pervasive casual game phenomena since Angry Birds and it seems intent on crushing any potential co...

Jan 21 2014, 3:46am CST

What Does Google's Purchase Of Nest Mean For The Internet Of Things?

What Nest Takeover by Google For The Internet Of Things?

The Internet of Things (IoT) seemed to be an underlying theme of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), with companies sh...

Jan 20 2014, 1:18pm CST

Ubuntu Touch enter the mobile operating system fray

Ubuntu Touch enter the mobile operating system fray

Currently, the Linux based OS Ubuntu is the most ever successful Linux distribution and it is also regarded as one of the most...

Jan 20 2014, 10:11am CST

Google and the Social CRM Business

Google and the Social CRM Business

Relax, CRM vendors. Google is not getting into the customer relationship management business (CRM) anytime soon. But they shoul...

Jan 20 2014, 9:13am CST

Ad Execs Weigh In: What Marissa Mayer Must Do To Win Us Over

Ad Execs Tell What Marissa Mayer Must Do To Get Their Ad Dollars

Forbes asked Ad Execs to give Yahoo's Marissa Mayer advice....

Jan 20 2014, 8:25am CST

Google Glass's Chief Pundit Reaches For The Doomed Word

Google Glass is Doomed

Google Glass is becoming an enigma. Over the past week the fashion world, via hair care product vendor L’Oreal, made a bigger c...

Jan 20 2014, 7:44am CST

BlackBerry opening up to native Android apps

BlackBerry opening up to native Android apps

The Canadian Smartphone maker, BlackBerry Inc. has reportedly begun approaching the Android apps and games developers about get...

Jan 20 2014, 6:18am CST

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The App That Zaps Sales Reps, SuperSolver Takes Cues From Apple's Sales Playbook

David Montoya didn’t like being a lawyer and hated being a CPA. In rapid succession, the MBA with a law degree cycled through a...

Jan 19 2014, 4:51pm CST

Judaism In Cartoons And iPhone Apps

Judaism In Cartoons And iPhone Apps

Teaching young people – and millennials – about religion can be a chore, not to mention sometimes boring or confusing for the s...

Jan 19 2014, 8:51am CST

Proposing A Compelling OSCON Talk

Proposing A Compelling OSCON Talk

By Simon St. Laurent The OSCON call for proposals closes on January 30th. I’ve seen some great explanations of how to write a c...

Jan 18 2014, 12:56pm CST

Five Announcements Nintendo Should Make Right Now

Five Announcements Nintendo Should Make Right Now

As expected, yesterday Nintendo’s stock plunged by 18% after the news that they were cutting their Wii U and 3DS forecasts by h...

Jan 18 2014, 9:26am CST

Are You Ready To Hand Google All Your Fitness Data If Apps Use The Latest Android API?

Are You Ready To Hand Google All Your Fitness Data If Apps Use The Latest Android API?

One of the hardware innovations to be found in Apple’s latest portable devices is the M7 co-processor. This chip collects data...

Jan 17 2014, 6:31pm CST

What Windows 9 Must Do To Avoid Flopping Like Windows 8

What Windows 9 Must Do To Avoid Flopping Like Windows 8

Windows 8 is a flop. It is a painful thing to say about one of the most ambitious operating systems ever released, but the stat...

Jan 17 2014, 5:01pm CST

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Many misinterpreted my column of yesterday as predicting that Tim Cook and Apple will fail. Even Paul Carroll, my “New Killer A...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11pm CST

Facebook rolls out trending topics

Facebook rolls out trending topics

Facebook trending topics will compete with twitter...

Jan 17 2014, 9:46am CST

Sprint announces LG G Flex Pre-orders, Launch on January 31

Sprint announces LG G Flex Pre-orders, Launch on January 31

Phone is the first to have a curved screen...

Jan 17 2014, 9:02am CST

CES: Looking Back 25 Years

CES: Looking Back 25 Years

While many felt that the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) lacked anything revolutionary, the change over 25 years is remark...

Jan 17 2014, 5:31am CST

Starbucks 'Chose Convenience Over Security' In Leaving iOS App Vulnerable

Starbucks 'Chose Convenience Over Security' In Leaving iOS App Vulnerable

Is it better for mobile apps to be easy-to-use, or secure? It’s a question that app developers constantly grapple with in the f...

Jan 16 2014, 4:36pm CST