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Google Acquires DeepMind for $400 Million, Outbids Facebook

Google Acquires DeepMind for $400 Million, Outbids Facebook

Google has just acquired the artificial intelligence setup DeepMind. The bargain was finalized for a cool $400 million. Google...

Jan 27 2014, 2:23am CST

The Personal Web is the Next Big Thing

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 b...

Jan 25 2014, 7:23am CST

Shadow Of Mordor is Basically What?

Shadow Of Mordor is Basically What?

Comparisons between Monolith and Warner Bros.’ upcoming open-world fantasy game Shadow of Mordor and Ubisoft’s Assass...

Jan 25 2014, 5:44am CST

New Take on Google Glass

New Take on Google Glass

I’ve come around a bit on Google Glass.  Not entirely, but perhaps 270°. To clarify, I’d be surprised if I ever adopted Gl...

Jan 23 2014, 9:30am 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

Google Lets Slip That It's Exploring Possible Bitcoin Integration Plans

Since Overstock.com began accepting Bitcoin payments earlier this month, the cryptocurrency community has been buzzing with spe...

Jan 23 2014, 2:38am CST

Bethesda Should License Skyrim For Professional Mods

Bethesda Should License Skyrim For Professional Mods

When you watch the developer diary for Skywind, the fan-led effort to mod The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind into the more modern S...

Jan 22 2014, 8:21am CST

Writing Off Justin Bieber's $75,000 Strip Club Bill

Writing Off Justin Bieber's $75,000 Strip Club Bill

Justin Bieber allegedly dropped $75,000 in just a few hours in a Miami strip club. The King of Diamonds club told TMZ that Mr....

Jan 22 2014, 2:26am CST

Lindsay Lohan Announces ‘Inconceivable’

Lindsay Lohan Reveals New Film at Sundance

Lindsay Lohan announced her new movie ‘Inconceivable’, in which she is going to work, at the Sundance Film Festival in Park Cit...

Jan 22 2014, 12:22am CST

What Does Google's Purchase Of Nest Mean For The Internet Of Things?

What Nest Takeover by Google For The Internet Of Things?

The Internet of Things (IoT) seemed to be an underlying theme of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), with companies sh...

Jan 20 2014, 1:18pm CST

HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet launched in India

HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet launched in India

After much speculation and anticipation, tech giant HP has finally launched their highly anticipated HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet...

Jan 20 2014, 10:12am CST

Cell Phone Plans by Sprint to Shake Things Up

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 frie...

Jan 20 2014, 3:10am CST

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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

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

If You Doubt That Social Media Has Changed The World, Take A Look At Ukraine

If You Doubt That Social Media Has Changed The World, Take A Look At Ukraine

When the Arab Spring erupted in 2010, one of the first things people noticed was the very visible role social media seemed to p...

Jan 18 2014, 3:26am CST

I4U news

FDA OKs mental disability blood test for infants

FDA approves novel genetic test that screens infants for predictors of mental handicaps WASHINGTON (AP) — The Foo...

Jan 17 2014, 3:01pm CST

A Leading 3PL Creates a Warehousing Template for Success

A Leading 3PL Creates a Warehousing Template for Success

For years, warehouse management system (WMS) suppliers have been introducing “template” solutions. These template solutions are...

Jan 17 2014, 8:51am CST

I4U news

Europe launches RoboEarth: 'Wikipedia for Robots'

European universities launch project to speed robotic development, enable bot-to-bot learning EINDHOVEN, Netherla...

Jan 17 2014, 3:01am CST

I4U news

For Obama, NSA review a quest for public trust

For Obama, NSA review a quest to regain public trust in surveillance operations WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with Edwa...

Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST

How Big Is Twitch's Audience? Huge.

How Big Is Twitch's Audience? Huge.

Gaming-centric video web site Twitch ended 2013 with more than 45 million unique monthly viewers who watched, on average, 106 m...

Jan 16 2014, 8:16am CST

Norv Turner Considered by Minnesota Vikings

Norv Turner is being Considered by Minnesota Vikings

Norv Turner is being considered by Mike as a prime candidate for his staff of talented individuals. When Mike Zimmer was appoin...

Jan 16 2014, 7:02am CST