Grammys Taxes and the IRS The Grammys award show is a big production, which GRAMMY.com calls Music’s Biggest Night. Awards are coveted for their status and industry recognition, but they can increase performer earnings too. On the...
Jan 27 2014, 5:00am CST
Scarlett Johansson defends SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad SodaStream made a big splash revealing Scarlett Johansson as its first-ever Brand Ambassador. SodaStream has already got more attention for its Super Bowl 2014 Ad because Fox banned it. It continues to go great for SodaStream as now Scarlett Johansson gets criticized for her involvement with the Israeli based maker of the Home Soda solution.
Jan 27 2014, 2:20am CST
Executive Creative Directors Evaluate Super Bowl Advertising One week from today is the Super Bowl of advertising with an hour of football in-between. I wanted all of us to enjoy these TV spots to the fullest. To that end, I asked myself what makes a great Super Bowl spot? It has...
Jan 27 2014, 2:07am CST
Xbox One: There will be No Micro Transactions In Titanfall Here’s a welcome surprise for one of the biggest Xbox One titles coming out this year: Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall will not feature microtransactions when it launches in March, the company confirmed over...
Jan 25 2014, 4:52am CST
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 about that retail giant’s slow slide toward irrelevance and extinction. Don’t. Or, at least,...
Jan 24 2014, 8:00am CST
Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots In the lobby of Google’s Building 900 at its Mountain View headquarters, there’s a display of Google-colored squares and rectangles that looks like a bland abstract-art piece. It turns out these are the shape and...
Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST
Bonanno Crime Family Indicted in 1978 Heist The 1978 Lufthansa heist was the biggest of its kind in American history. The Bonanno crime family was involved. Now, more than 30 years later, several members of the family have been indicted for the criminal offense. At the top of the list is Vincent Asaro.
Jan 24 2014, 12:58am CST
Toyota Prius 2015 will be Lighter and Fuel-efficient Toyota is going to debut its next-generation Prius car in 2015. And it is expected that Toyota Prius 2015 will be based on an all-new TNGA architecture that will make it lighter and fuel-efficient.
Jan 24 2014, 12:08am CST
Toyota Prius Offers Best Value Toyota again becomes the world's biggest automaker by selling a record number (9.98 million) of vehicles last year. And the Toyota Prius comes out on top of the list of highly desirable cars. Toyota Prius offers the best in value at a reasonable price tag of $29,230.
Jan 23 2014, 2:59pm CST
BlackBerry Stock Surges Surprisingly Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry continued its surprising stock rally on Wednesday, bringing it up over 26% over the last three days of trading even as other phone makers and the rest of the market remain flat....
Jan 23 2014, 3:00am CST
iPhone 5S Users Siphoning the Data The busy users of Apple’s iPhone 5S as well as 4G networks are virtually siphoning all the data that exists in cyberspace. They are the most data-conscious employers of the services on the face of the planet.
Jan 23 2014, 2:43am CST
CBS will use Google Glass for Super Bowl 2014 Coverage It seems that Google Glass has scored big at the up coming Super Bowl. It was revealed today that CBS will be using Google Glass to add one more view to the TV screens of over 100 million network TV viewers....
Jan 23 2014, 2:26am CST
Who's Paying For the Free Airport Wi-Fi? With banks of blinking slot machines situated just past the security check, McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas will never be a “normal” airport. But the tourism and convention money that comes from serving as...
Jan 22 2014, 12:50pm CST
CES 2014 from a Woman's Perspective In 2014, women leaders rose to the top in many different industries. Healthcare, cars manufacturing, advertising and even finance all recently added women to major leadership roles. Marissa Mayer may have recently...
Jan 22 2014, 8:11am CST
Alison Sweeney to Leave “Days of Our Lives” Soon The smart and sexy star, Alison Sweeney is all set to leave the soap opera “Days of Our Lives” soon. After staying on the show for more than two decades, she wants to pay some attention to her son and daughter for a change.
Jan 22 2014, 7:15am CST
5 Reasons Why Valve Steam Machines Won't Disrupt Industry There’s plenty of hype and excitement over the coming of the Steam Machine—a Linux-powered gaming PC designed for big-screen (formerly known as Steam Box.) The Valve-spearheaded project looks to be as much an attempt to...
Jan 22 2014, 6:21am CST
Jillian Michaels Streamlines Fitness Routine Jillian Michaels is one of the fittest females in the West. However, Michaels is not one to rest on her laurels. The supercharged fitness buff has further streamlined her exercise routine upon turning 40 years of age.
Jan 22 2014, 5:51am CST
5 Reasons to Start Loving Windows 8.1 You don’t have to look far to find reports that Windows 8 (and the updated Windows 8.1) is an unmitigated failure. A quick search turns up stories detailing why Windows 8 has failed, why Windows 8 continues to fail, as...
Jan 22 2014, 4:00am CST
Microsoft Pays Youtubers To Promote Xbox One? Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One are already locked in one of the biggest mainstream marketing battles in the world right now, but it appears the one of those companies may be employing some less traditional means.
Jan 21 2014, 2:50am CST
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 students. One tech firm in San Francisco may have an answer for those young followers of the...
Jan 19 2014, 8:51am CST
Why Investors Should Focus On 'Non-Financial' Issues Once a niche corner of the market, analysis of environmental, social and governance (ESG) trends is increasingly taking centre stage, as illustrated by the recent news that the US energy group FirstEnergy has agreed to...
Jan 17 2014, 11:11am CST
Web Performance Is User Experience By Lara Swanson
Think about how you search for things on the web. How quick are you to close a tab and go to the next search engine result if a site takes too long to load? Now consider doing that on your phone while...
Jan 16 2014, 5:36pm CST
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