Conan O'Brien is Being Paid To Review Video Games In the midst of all this Xbox One/EA/Machimina/YouTube drama, gaming site Re/code did a bit of investigation into a more high profile game reviewer than most. Conan O’Brien’s “Clueless Gamer” segment doesn’t produce...
Jan 25 2014, 12:41pm CST
The Personal Web is the Next Big Thing The modern world can be a dehumanizing place. Long gone is the sweet little old lady at the drugstore counter, replaced by big box retailers, brand logos and barcodes. We’re more often“handled” than serviced...
Jan 25 2014, 7:23am CST
Ecuador politician claims email hacking in smear Opposition politician in Ecuador claims email hacking in smear campaign by state-run media
LIMA, Peru (AP) — An opposition politician says electronic documents stolen from her email are being used by...
Jan 15 2014, 1:51pm CST
"Bangkok shutdown" campaign begins Thousands of protesters attended the so-called "Bangkok shutdown" campaign on Monday. Although peaceful, many fear that civil war is coming.
Jan 14 2014, 1:53am CST
Court to rule on television over Internet service Supreme Court to decide whether Aereo can offer online TV without paying broadcasters
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether a startup company can offer live television broadcasts over the...
Jan 10 2014, 3:31pm CST
Former Northrop CEO Thomas Jones dies at 93 Thomas Jones, 30-year CEO of Northrop who led company to top, dies at 93
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thomas V. Jones, who was Northrop Corp.'s chief executive officer for 30 years and took it to the top ranks of...
Jan 9 2014, 4:36pm CST
Gadget Watch: Case makes iPhone a BlackBerry clone Gadget Watch: Typo keyboard case turns iPhone 5, 5S into close BlackBerry clone
LAS VEGAS (AP) — If you love your iPhone but would prefer a physical keyboard, Typo could be for you.
Jan 9 2014, 2:36am CST
SF to charge Google, others with employee shuttles San Francisco to charge Google, Facebook, others using public bus stops for employee shuttles
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco announced plans Monday to start regulating employee shuttles for companies...
Jan 7 2014, 1:36pm CST
Why Every Employee At Your Company Should Use LinkedIn Having your entire workforce use LinkedIn could become your company’s rocket fuel. Yet many employers block company computers from accessing LinkedIn. They’re afraid employees will look for a new job, be poached by a...
Jan 7 2014, 8:26am CST
Duck Dynasty is Facing Phil Challenge A&E’s hit reality TV show Duck Dynasty is on fire these days due to a challenge by Phil petition. After Phil Robertson spoke disparagingly of the LGBT community, he was banned from Duck Dynasty. However, intolerance is a two-way street. A&E has learnt this as it faces the I Stand with Phil petition now.
Dec 26 2013, 12:27pm CST
Duck Dynasty Faces I Stand with Phil Petition After Phil Robertson spoke disparagingly of the LGBT community, he was banned from A&E’s hit show Duck Dynasty. However, intolerance is a two-way street. A&E has learnt this as it faces the I Stand with Phil petition.
Dec 26 2013, 4:51am CST
Is College a Sucker Bet? I’m proud to say that I’m the father of highly accomplished identical twin high school senior daughters, and like their friends and more than three million other 12th graders around the nation, they’ve just experienced...
Dec 23 2013, 3:31pm CST
How Purple Is Luis Suárez's Purple Patch? During his career Luis Suárez has never been far from the headlines and not all of them good. It seems that there have been times when he has featured in the newspapers more than the crossword puzzle. He started young...
Dec 22 2013, 1:21pm CST
Apple, Google Buses Blocked in San Francisco Apple, Google buses blocked by protesters in San Francisco. It seems class conflict was not restricted to the times of Karl Marx. It is alive and well in today’s milieu too. This is evident from protests taking place in San Francisco against the presence of Apple, Google bus routes.
Dec 21 2013, 3:28pm CST
CTIA Completes its Stolen Smartphone Database The CTIA has completed its stolen smartphone database. This is a complex arrangement whereby all smart phones will be tracked or locked if stolen. Thereby the very motivation of theft will be prevented.
Nov 28 2013, 6:36am CST
Google and Microsoft Blocks Child Porn Search Results Finally, the grand daddy of search engines is to join the others in putting an end to smut. Google blocks child pornography sites among its search results (SERPs) and this block will go global soon. Eric Schmidt, the CEO of Google just said so in the first such statement to come from a high ranking executive of the giant conglomerate.
Nov 18 2013, 3:56am CST
Iran Blocks Facebook and Twitter Access Again After Technical Glitch For a brief span of time, social networks such as Facebook and Twitter were unblocked in Iran due to a technica glitch. This shirt access leads to ecstasy and joy among Iranians who frequented the Internet. But to the dismay of users, it was most probably a minor glitch in the system and soon enough the sites were blocked again.
Sep 17 2013, 8:25am CDT
Microsoft Pulls Series of 7 New iPhone Mocking Video Ads “A fly on the wall in Cupertino?” is the title of Microsoft's online anti-iPhone video series that mocks Apple's iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. But Microsoft has now pulled down these 7 mocking video advertisements from its Windows Phone YouTube page.
Sep 14 2013, 2:45pm CDT
Google Blocks YouTube App for Windows Against its Limits of Openness Google has again blocked the YouTube app for Windows Phone. Its rejection has left the execs at Microsoft in a state of chagrin. Microsoft reveals that is shows full commitment to the limits of Google's openness for YouTube app. However, Microsoft is ready to cooperate with Google to solve their legitimate concerns.
Aug 16 2013, 4:19am CDT
Feud Between CBS and Time Warner Cable The two giant companies are facing each other with daggers drawn and now CBS online shows are also blocked for TWC subscribers.A feud between CBS and Time Warner Cable over retransmission fees led to both blocking access to each others content on the web. CBS goes dark for 3 million TWC internet and TV users in LA and NY.
Aug 3 2013, 7:31am CDT
Kirk Cameron Movie Ban on Facebook was Mistake Kirk Cameron made allegations that Facebook blocked users from accessing the trailer to his movie Unstoppable. Now Facebook responded that the ban was a mistake by its automated system.
Jul 23 2013, 2:33am CDT
David Cameron Announces to Block Online Pornography By Default in UK The British Prime Minister, David Cameron has decided to crack down on sick minds that go prowling for gratuitous material on the Internet. PM gets tough on online child pornography and announces today to block all porn by default later this year.
Jul 22 2013, 6:26am CDT
Google To Remove Blogger's Adult-Themed Pages Google has begun a clean-up operation of its Blogger pages. It plans on showing a zero-tolerance policy towards Blogger’s adult-themed pages. This act will ensue from June 30th.
Jun 28 2013, 6:45am CDT
Snowden Asks Visitors to Refrigerate Their Phones Edward J. Snowden requested a couple of lawyers to refrigerate their phones prior to eating dinner. The visitors and Snowden were in Hong Kong at the moment. He asked them to do this strange act so as to avoid any chances of eavesdropping.
Jun 26 2013, 2:38am CDT
AT&T Opening up Mobile Video Chat Apps for all Customers AT&T has relaxed its grip and the freedom feels good. It has opened up its mobile video chat apps for the sake of customers. This will allow a degree of mobility and access that had previously been pretty much restricted.
May 21 2013, 8:35am CDT
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