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Super Bowl 2014 Facts You Need To Know

Super Bowl 2014 Facts You Need To Know

Get all the facts about the Super Bowl 2014 you need to know 1 day before the Big Game....

Feb 1 2014, 9:06am CST

Executive Creative Directors Evaluate Super Bowl Advertising

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...

Jan 27 2014, 2:07am CST

Highest-Priced Super Bowl 2014 Ticket Sold On StubHub Goes for $10,557

Highest-Priced Super Bowl 2014 Ticket Sold On StubHub Goes for $10,557

Barring a weather event of epic proportions (more on that in a bit), Super Bowl XLVIII will be played a week from today at New...

Jan 27 2014, 2:06am CST

Xirrus Lets Las Vegas Sands Charge WiFi Premium

Xirrus enables Las Vegas Sands Casino to Charge WiFi Premium

As a hotel guest, I am always annoyed when I am required to pay extra for WiFi. But thanks to WiFi service from a Thousand Oaks...

Jan 26 2014, 10:08am CST

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

30 years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh. More accurately, The Great Magician took it out of a bag and let it talk...

Jan 24 2014, 8:48am CST

Windows Phone is in Danger

Windows Phone is in Danger

Everyone was expecting Nokia’s smartphones sale in Q4 2013 to go up, with estimates that it would break 10 million units. Inste...

Jan 24 2014, 7:30am CST

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

As Samsung bids goodbye to stellar 2013, mixed views on its future SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For Samsung Electronics and its 27...

Jan 24 2014, 1:14am CST

NFL Friday Night Playoff Games Expansion being Considered

NFL Friday Night Playoff Games Expansion being Considered

The NFL commissioner is considering the expansion of its Friday night playoff games. An addition of two more teams is slated to...

Jan 23 2014, 4:22am CST

Apple's Stock Buyback And Dividend Outlook: Don't Expect Much Of An Increase

Apple plans to report its December quarter results on Monday, January 27, and holds its shareholder meeting on Friday, February...

Jan 22 2014, 9:21am CST

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

Verizon buys Intel TV Unit

Verizon buys Intel TV Unit

Verizon prepares to deliver mobile TV service after buying Intel Media unit LOS ANGELES (AP) — Someday, the full lineup of chan...

Jan 22 2014, 3:36am CST

Time has Come for Bigger iPhone 6

Time has Come for Bigger iPhone 6

Another week brings more rumors of an iPhone 6 with a bigger screen; this time around the skinny from a Chinese analyst is that...

Jan 21 2014, 1:24pm CST

Top CEOs meet in Davos

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 i...

Jan 21 2014, 1:19pm CST

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New Flash Solutions To Enable All Flash Data Centers

Flash memory is finding its way into more storage systems, augmenting and sometimes replacing slower digital storage technology...

Jan 20 2014, 1:20pm CST

Week Ahead: More Earnings & Economic News To Move Markets

Week Ahead: More Earnings & Economic News To Move Markets

The S&P 500 is down 0.5% so far this year — and stocks face another potentially volatile week ahead with a barrage of earni...

Jan 19 2014, 5:11pm CST

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Keeping you in the loop on just a few of the many things that happened around Apple this week. China Mobile starts selling iPho...

Jan 18 2014, 8:16pm CST

Proposing A Compelling OSCON Talk

Proposing A Compelling OSCON Talk

By Simon St. Laurent The OSCON call for proposals closes on January 30th. I’ve seen some great explanations of how to write a c...

Jan 18 2014, 12:56pm CST

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Dozen Biggest Production Debuts Of NAIAS

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Dozen Biggest Production Debuts Of NAIAS

Performance cars supplanted alternative-fuel vehicles as the main attraction at this year’s North American International Auto S...

Jan 17 2014, 8:11pm CST

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Many misinterpreted my column of yesterday as predicting that Tim Cook and Apple will fail. Even Paul Carroll, my “New Killer A...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11pm CST

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim Suspected Of Trying To Circumvent New Anti-Monopoly Telecom Regulations

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim Suspected Of Trying To Circumvent New Anti-Monopoly Telecom Regulations

With the apparent intention of circumventing new antitrust regulations, Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s fixed-line phone mono...

Jan 17 2014, 11:51am CST

Why Investors Should Focus On 'Non-Financial' Issues

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...

Jan 17 2014, 11:11am CST

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Apple May Have Generated $60 Billion Of Revenue In The December Quarter

Apple has scheduled its December quarter results to be released on Monday, January 27, with its conference call at 2:00 pm Paci...

Jan 17 2014, 8:51am CST

RSA Boycotters To Hold Their Own Conference Across The Street

RSA Boycotters To Hold Their Own Conference Across The Street

After a Reuters report last month claimed the NSA paid security company RSA $10 million for a backdoor into their encryption te...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31am CST

Revealing Data Science's Job Potential

Revealing Data Science's Job Potential

Data Science is gaining traction in the industry, as analytics, data collection, sensors, and Big Data become a more regular pa...

Jan 16 2014, 1:36pm CST

SEMI: Forecasts are Positive at Annual ISS Conference

SEMI: Forecasts are Positive at Annual ISS Conference

In a press release issued January 14, semiconductor industry association SEMI provided synopses of key presentations at its Ind...

Jan 15 2014, 9:31pm CST

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

Encryption tools help people keep secrets. Bram Cohen has a more subtle ambition: he wants to help people keep secret the act o...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

Apple And FTC Reach Agreement About Children's App Purchases

Apple And FTC Reach Agreement About Children's App Purchases

The Federal Trade Commission announced that it has entered into a consent decree with Apple regarding alleged charges that Appl...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

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Huawei rejects reports of security weakness

Huawei rejects reports equipment vulnerable to hacking as it announces rise in 2013 profit BEIJING (AP) — Chinese...

Jan 15 2014, 11:41am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ThinkPad Enterprise Wireless Display Adapter from Lenovo Group Ltd.

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ThinkPad Enterprise Wireless Display Adapter from Lenovo Group Ltd.

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: ThinkPad Enterprise Wireless Display Adapter from Lenovo Group Ltd....

Jan 14 2014, 11:29pm CST

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Charter calls TW Cable a 'turnaround project'

Charter calls Time Warner Cable a 'turnaround project' with 'failed' strategy LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charter Communic...

Jan 14 2014, 6:26pm CST

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JPMorgan's Dimon: Target breach is a wake-up call

JPMorgan's Dimon: More Target-like breaches will occur unless retail, banks work together NEW YORK (AP) — More Ta...

Jan 14 2014, 11:46am CST

Attackers Scrape GitHub For Cloud Service Credentials, Hijack Account To Mine Virtual Currency

Attackers Scrape GitHub For Cloud Service Credentials, Hijack Account To Mine Virtual Currency

Rich Mogull, CEO at information security research and advisory firm Securosis, was working on a piece of code to accompany his...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26am CST

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

I recommend that entrepreneurs – regardless of where they live – check out the New York Tech Meetup (NYTM). This monthly mini-c...

Jan 14 2014, 9:06am CST

Nest finds a home in Google

Nest finds a home in Google

Google has acquired Nest Labs, the maker of the popular learning thermostat....

Jan 13 2014, 9:51pm CST

I4U news

Charter to bid below $135 a share for TW Cable

Charter in pursuit of Time Warner Cable, willing to make cash-and-stock offer of up to $38B NEW YORK (AP) — Cable...

Jan 13 2014, 4:41pm CST

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of te...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Google's Nest Purchase And The Plan To Become The 'Home OS'

Google's Nest Purchase And The Plan To Become The 'Home OS'

Today Google launched yet another moonshot, buying connected device maker Nest for $3.2 billion. It’s a big move just days afte...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Bitcoin Anonymity Upgrade Zerocoin To Become An Independent Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Anonymity Upgrade Zerocoin To Become An Independent Cryptocurrency

When a group of cryptographers launched Zerocoin last year, they hoped their cryptography project could upgrade Bitcoin to be a...

Jan 13 2014, 1:01pm CST