Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy “You gotta meet Demetri while you’re in town.” The text message had come from an entrepreneur and investor I knew. One of those guys with enviable and inexplicable links to business heroes and at least a couple...
Jan 22 2014, 5:06am CST
The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014 The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
After all, the book’s principal...
Jan 10 2014, 1:45pm CST
Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip, will be driven in Formula E Championship
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new kind of race car made its debut Monday with cartoonishly loud revving, the smell of burning...
Jan 6 2014, 10:51pm CST
Pandora Surges As It Brings Radio Ads To A Car Near You Pandora Media stock leaped over 14% on Monday after it announced increased listeners in December and a new initiative to bring its ads to cars, where most radio listening occurs.
Pandora reported more than 76 million...
Jan 6 2014, 3:36pm CST
Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014 Last year was a year for stock market record books as index fund buyers added 30% to their nest eggs while many skilled hedge fund managers underperformed. Oddly, many of the smartest investment advisors believe that...
Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST
How An Artist And A Dancer Saved An American City Culver City, once the heart of California’s movie industry, was dying just a decade ago. The downtown was decaying. It had become a sleepy commuter town. Today, however, people have proclaimed it an urban renaissance...
Jan 6 2014, 5:56am CST
CES 2014 About to Appear on the Geek Radar It’s about time CES 2014 got rolling. The technology show that beats the rest hands down is to appear on the geek radar pretty soon. And it will feature anything technical that can have electronic stuff built into it.
Jan 5 2014, 1:08am CST
Will Apple Be The S&P's Largest Dividend Payer In 2014? Somebody alert Carl Icahn: in assessing the dividend outlook for 2014, a new report has named the billionaire’s favorite Twitter-target – Apple, of course – as the year’s likely dividend leader, though the tech company...
Jan 3 2014, 1:26pm CST
The Broken Windshield Fallacy In the Texas section of today’s New York Times (p. 33A) under a four column picture of a fellow installing a new windshield is the headline “Big Rocks, Torn-Up Roads, Fragile Glass.” A sub-headline reads “An Oil Boom...
Dec 22 2013, 11:21am CST
Audi Q1 Enters the Audi Car Family Audi has added its baby alternative model to the Audi car Q family. As the Audi Q1 enters the fold of the super performance automobile company, its slated growth figures for the future look good. Audi Q1 production will start in 2016.
Dec 3 2013, 2:37am CST
Fisker Bankruptcy is Imminent The bankruptcy of Fisker Automotive is imminent. However, this financial collapse of the car maker could have future consequences for taxpayers that are not good at all.
Nov 27 2013, 5:41am CST
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