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 conference proposal generally, and my co-chair Matthew McCullough has an excellent...
Jan 18 2014, 12:56pm CST
Danity Kane Reunites with ‘Bye Baby’ They were a musical group of femme fatales that had rocked the world with their meaningful lyrics and cool songs. Originally assembled under the tutelage of Puff Diddy, the girls parted ways due to creative differences...
Jan 18 2014, 7:23am CST
John Hancock Signs Off On Distributed Solar The distributed solar power industry has recruited another brand-name investment backer: the John Hancock Life Insurance Company.
John Hancock, a division of the Canadian financial services conglomerate Manulife...
Jan 16 2014, 1:36pm CST
Fairfax ups investment in troubled BlackBerry Fairfax Financial ups investment in troubled BlackBerry
TORONTO (AP) — Fairfax Financial Holdings said Wednesday it is buying another $250 million of convertible debt in BlackBerry in what Fairfax says is...
Jan 8 2014, 5:41pm CST
3D Printing This Year And Next: A Talk With Brock Hinzmann “I’d much rather that people talk about the uses of 3D printing in robotics (such as drones) rather than about issues such as privacy,” says Brock Hinzmann. He is referring to current debate around consumer applications...
Dec 31 2013, 5:11pm CST
Best Technology Stories Of 2013 2013 was a great year for information technology generally. Several technology stalwarts went public, most prominent among them being Twitter. Though less glamorous in the mind of the average person, business-to-...
Dec 30 2013, 7:01am CST
How 'Right This Minute' Helps Merge Internet And Television I’ve written a few times recently about the ways new content models are emerging online and influencing film, television, and studio marketing. We’re used to seeing television and film content ending up online, but...
Dec 27 2013, 8:26am CST
Apple will Ship New Mac Pro in February 2014 Apple has started the sale of its all new powerful Mac Pro yesterday. But just after hours of its release, Apple delays its shipment date from December 30th to February 2014.
Dec 20 2013, 4:56am CST
Twitter is the Best Tech Firm to Work For in 2014 Twitter has ended up on the top spot in the Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Awards for 2014. What that means is that it has displaced Facebook which had been the top choice of tech employees for the previous three consecutive years.
Dec 11 2013, 4:46am CST
Emilia Clarke and Brie Larson Shortlisted for Terminator Reboot The director of Terminator Reboot is searching for an actress to play the role of Sarah Connor. He has shortlisted two names for the role. They include Game of Thrones' Emilia Clarke and 21 Jump Street's Brie Larson. Terminator Reboot is all set for release in July, 2015.
Dec 5 2013, 7:02am CST
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