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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

Jillian Michaels Streamlines Fitness Routine

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 supercharg...

Jan 22 2014, 5:51am CST

Beats Vs. Spotify: Let The Streaming Wars Begin

Beats Vs. Spotify: Let The Streaming Wars Begin

Beats Music is being launched today to much fanfare and rightfully so. Using “music curation” as its main calling card, it’s a...

Jan 22 2014, 4:21am CST

Should Microsoft Acquire Yahoo For $53 Billion?

Should Microsoft Buy Yahoo for $53 Billion?

The last time Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo — valuing it at $45 billion, Steve Ballmer hoped that some value could be created...

Jan 21 2014, 8:56am CST

I4U news

Court Prods FCC In Unexpected Direction In Last Week's Verizon Ruling

By Andy Oram A court ruling this past Tuesday on FCC “network neutrality” regulation closes and opens a few paths in a three-wa...

Jan 19 2014, 7:31am CST

The Reason Personality Tests Go Viral Will Blow Your Mind

The Reason Personality Tests Go Viral Will Blow Your Mind

Please tell me the web personality quiz is NOT making a comeback. Maybe the popularity of these quizzes never even declined. Af...

Jan 18 2014, 7:26pm CST

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

One of the largest studies ever conducted on the long-term effects of alcohol consumption suggests that heavy drinking is linke...

Jan 16 2014, 10:46pm CST

The Billion Dollar Market Microsoft And Sony Are Ignoring

The Billion Dollar Market Microsoft And Sony Are Ignoring

The console video game market remains huge. Last September, Grand Theft Auto 5 generated over $1 billion in revenue in its firs...

Jan 16 2014, 5:46am CST

AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad Released as Extended Version

AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad Released as Extended Version

The AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad has been released, titled Love. You can watch the 60 second ad below. A 30 second version of it is t...

Jan 15 2014, 2:12pm CST

Early ObamaCare Exchange Demographics Worse Than Under RomneyCare in Massachusetts In 2007

Early ObamaCare Exchange Demographics Worse Than Under RomneyCare in Massachusetts In 2007

On occasion a chart can be worth more than a blog post with 1,000 words. Since many point to Massachusetts as a harbinger of wh...

Jan 14 2014, 11:56pm CST

These 12 Companies All Want Your Body In 2014

These 12 Companies All Want Your Body In 2014

Wearable computing is the ultimate convergence arena. Stimulated of course by Google and Google Glass, excited by Apple’s still...

Jan 14 2014, 9:46am CST

I4U news

Proposed spy phone record shift draws resistance

Proposal to shift surveillance phone record retention away from government drawing resistance WASHINGTON (AP) — T...

Jan 14 2014, 2:36am CST

I4U news

Groupon Buys Ideeli At A Discount

In the latest sign that “flash sale” sites are struggling, Groupon bought Ideeli for $43 million in cash. This was a loss for I...

Jan 13 2014, 8:41pm CST

Mobile Apps May Not Pave The Way To Developer Riches, Sales Average Less Than $1,250 A Day

Mobile Apps May Not Pave The Way To Developer Riches, Sales Average Less Than $1,250 A Day

Less than 0.01 percent. That’s how many mobile apps will be considered a financial success by their creators at the end of 2018...

Jan 13 2014, 5:51pm CST

A New Way Of Looking At The World's Most Innovative Companies

A New Way Of Looking At The World's Most Innovative Companies

Over the past six months I’ve been involved in creating a new innovation benchmarking index. I’m really happy to say it is laun...

Jan 13 2014, 9:01am CST

CES Draws Attention to Non-Mainstream Technologies

CES Draws Attention to Non-Mainstream Technologies

As CES draws to a close, it’s clear that the annual confab of what used to be quaintly refered to as the “Consumer Electronics...

Jan 12 2014, 7:56pm CST

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now If you happen to work in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh or Fort Lauderdale and...

Jan 10 2014, 3:41pm CST

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013: #10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright...

Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST

2014 People’s Choice Awards Announced

2014 People’s Choice Awards Announced

The night of the 2014 People’s Choice Awards was a lit up affair. There were both winners and losers in the various categories...

Jan 9 2014, 4:42am CST

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

While women in the upper echelons of corporate America are singing the same old  tune, “Still No Progress After Years of No Pro...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am CST

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

For the first eight months of 2013 it was all talk about the stock (since it was in the penalty box), Apple losing market share...

Jan 8 2014, 9:31am CST

Indie Running: IGF Final Nominees Announced

Indie Running: IGF Final Nominees Announced

The Independent Games Festival has announced the nominees for its grand prizes, to be awarded at the end of the Independent Gam...

Jan 7 2014, 5:36pm CST

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

In 2009, Apple trademarked their catchphrase, “there’s an app for that.” Little did we know how true that would turn out to be....

Jan 7 2014, 1:26pm CST

Innovators Arise: 8 Rules For How Large Companies Can Out-Innovate Start-Ups

Innovators Arise: 8 Rules For How Large Companies Can Out-Innovate Start-Ups

This is the second of a two-part series on how large companies can out-innovate start-ups. Part one is available here.  An Info...

Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm CST

Apple's App Store Sales Hit Over $10 Billion in 2013

Apple's App Store Sales Hit Over $10 Billion in 2013

2013 was the best year ever for the App Store. Apple today announced that the App Store sales surpassed $10 billion in 2013 inc...

Jan 7 2014, 12:26pm CST

I4U news

CES LIVE: Sony CEO Delivers Keynote

Sony CEO Kazuo “Kaz” Hirai is set to deliver today’s keynote at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas at 8:30 a.m. Pacific...

Jan 7 2014, 11:36am CST

The 15 Best Countries To Retire To In 2014

The 15 Best Countries To Retire To In 2014

The Best Countries To Retire To In 2014 If you’re planning to retire abroad—because you want to live better for less, diversif...

Jan 6 2014, 3:16pm CST

How To Build Your Personal Brand And Your Body Of Work - Tips From Pamela Slim

How To Build Your Personal Brand And Your Body Of Work - Tips From Pamela Slim

By Dorie Clark What’s your body of work? For many, the term evokes the creations of novelists or painters. But according to con...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

It’s only two hours between Sacramento, California’s state capitol, and the Silicon Valley, the world’s technology capital, but...

Jan 6 2014, 11:16am CST

30 Under 30 Who Are Changing The World 2014

30 Under 30 Who Are Changing The World 2014

Presenting our third annual 30 Under 30, a tally of the brightest stars in 15 different fields under the age of 30. This is an...

Jan 6 2014, 6:56am CST

I4U news

Global tech spending seen slipping 1 pct in 2014

Global technology spending seen down 1 percent in 2014 on lower prices of tablets, smartphones LAS VEGAS (AP) — T...

Jan 5 2014, 7:51pm CST

Philly's "Super-Group" Startup Accelerator Targets Urban Problems

Philly's "Super-Group" Startup Accelerator Targets Urban Problems

Attention social entrepreneurs focused on public safety: You can apply to a new Philadelphia-based accelerator that recently wo...

Jan 5 2014, 11:01am CST

Apple's Missing Ingredient Dulls Its Outlook

Apple's Missing Ingredient Dulls Its Outlook

All analysts and investors agree on one thing: Innovation created Apple (AAPL). But innovation has two forms: revolutionary and...

Jan 4 2014, 12:36pm CST

Product Report Card: Is It Fair To Grade Apple B- For 2013?

Product Report Card: Is It Fair To Grade Apple B- For 2013?

We expect a lot from our tech companies, both in terms of the products they release to consumers and the gains they return to i...

Jan 4 2014, 10:06am CST

IRS: New Year, New Rules

IRS: New Year, New Rules

There are a lot of changes brewing in the tax world for 2014. Some changes are the result of things Congress did – and even mor...

Jan 3 2014, 2:36pm CST

Barcelona Becomes First Sports Team To Have 50 Million Facebook Fans

Barcelona Becomes First Sports Team To Have 50 Million Facebook Fans

FC Barcelona has become the first sports team in the world to have over 50 million fans on Facebook and the Spanish soccer powe...

Jan 3 2014, 5:36am CST

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

For years, it has been the number one talking point of Obamacare supporters. People who are uninsured end up getting costly car...

Jan 2 2014, 1:51pm CST

Turn Your iPhone Into A Robot: Romotive

Turn Your iPhone Into A Robot: Romotive

When we humans have gazed into the future, more often than not our fantasies and predictions have included robots. Whether we’r...

Jan 2 2014, 1:11pm CST