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
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
Super Bowl Date Change is a Possibility The cold weather might get too cold for Super Bowl. The NFL has put plans in motion that would allow to move the Super Bowl 2014 date.
Jan 24 2014, 1:39am CST
The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing Today marks the 30 year anniversary of the Apple Macintosh personal computer, a tool that I have used almost every day of my professional life for almost that entire span. I feel particularly inscribed in the Macintosh...
Jan 24 2014, 1:08am CST
Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journalist, one of many occupations these days that allows the complete and total freedom to work...
Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST
The Cloud is Powered by Coal “Americans use too much energy” is one of the most politically correct things you can say—but it’s wrong. My favorite response to that complaint is by the great energy commentator Robert Bryce, who says: “Actually, I...
Jan 23 2014, 2:10am 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
#1 Reason Why Nintendo Should Continue Making Consoles When you hear the word “Google” the first thing you probably think of is searching the internet. Likewise, when you verbalize the act of searching the internet you likely use “Google” as your verb of choice—”let me...
Jan 22 2014, 6:11am 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
Best Credit Cards for Travel in 2014 The best credit cards for travel purposes in 2014 are given below. It appears to be the case, that they are the ideal economic tools for tourists and businessmen travelling abroad, who are looking for more bang for the buck.
Jan 21 2014, 11:17pm CST
Top CEOs meet in Davos Davos is the place to be for the world’s top executives and political figures this week but what happens if you’re not deemed important enough to get in? Here’s my tale from nine years ago. Something strange is going on...
Jan 21 2014, 1:19pm CST
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 by combining their media assets. As he said back then, “We have great respect for Yahoo!,...
Jan 21 2014, 8:56am CST
The Home Exercise Equipment Conundrum The choice in the best treadmills in the home exercise equipment market is confusing. While the higher the price, the more complex the machinery. Should you go high-end or bargain basement?
Jan 21 2014, 5:41am CST
Drew Barrymore has No Regrets The freedom-loving actress and mother, Drew Barrymore has no regrets on her past. Barrymore said that she wouldn’t allow her daughter when she grows up to pose naked in Playboy. The fact that she herself bared all at the tender age of 19 makes no difference to Drew. It looks like she truly believes in the “do as I say, don’t do as I do” motto.
Jan 21 2014, 4:36am CST
The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game Having owned the last three major revisions of Apple’s iPhone and had extensive use of other handsets besides, I believe the iPhone 6 will be one of the most significant launches yet of an Apple iPhone.
However, I don’t...
Jan 20 2014, 5:46am CST
Cell Phone Plans by Sprint to Shake Things Up Like T-Mobile’s UnCarrier cell phone plans, Sprint is all set to shake things up via its Framily cell phone plan. The more friends and family enter your circle of influence, the lower the charges in the Framily Plan.
Jan 20 2014, 3:10am CST
Aisha Tyler is a very Interesting Personality Besides hosting the Critics’ Choice Awards, Aisha Tyler is a very interesting personality in her own right. She is not only a hard worker but a charming lady who knows how to think positively and pro-actively.
Jan 18 2014, 8:13am CST
Best Online Colleges Among the best online colleges, that give tutorials while staying within the confines of cyberspace, are several state-of-the-art educational institutions. The have a name and fame based upon a rock solid guarantee that those who avail their learning facilities will not go away empty handed.
Jan 17 2014, 8:19am CST
Communicating Disasters No stats. Just a hunch. Disasters are increasing. Whether floods, terrorism, tsunamis, plants collapsing, fires, oil spills — the list goes on and on and on. And it seems disasters are coming more frequently than...
Jan 16 2014, 4:36pm CST
12 E-Commerce Strategies To Grow Your Business This Year By Michael Evans and Jennifer Knight
Your plans for the New Year call for growing your company’s revenue in 2014, but where will your increased sales come from — a larger salesforce, new markets, or product innovation?...
Jan 16 2014, 11:06am CST
BMW Throws Down The Green Gauntlet At The Detroit Auto Show This year in Detroit BMW showed a slew of new, small cars like the 1- and 2-Series, and a lighter-weight M3 and M4, in its latest effort to tighten and refine its burgeoning lineup.
Mercedes, with its new 4-cylinder AMG...
Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST
U. S. Healthcare Innovation Demands A Paradigm Shift New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common.
- John Locke
We are just over two weeks into 2014, and the dominant conversation about healthcare...
Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST
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