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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

Best Diet Plans for a Fit Body

Best Diet Plans

Diet plans are a dime a dozen. Every time New Year’s Eve comes along a spate of diet books arrive with unrealistic promises of...

Jan 18 2014, 4:13am CST

Google Reveals New Product: 'Smart' Contact Lenses

Google Reveals New Product: 'Smart' Contact Lenses

Google “glucose” right now, and you’ll find a slew of results with Google in the header. This is because Google is getting into...

Jan 17 2014, 10:11am CST

Smart Contact Lenses? Leave It To Google

Smart Contact Lenses? Leave It To Google

If you Google “blood sugar” right now, you’ll find a slew of results with Google in the header. This is because Google is getti...

Jan 17 2014, 9:21am CST

America's Next Great Prescription

America's Next Great Prescription

Scientists have made a discovery that is proven to reduce premature death from heart attacks and stroke, lower the risk of diab...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm 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

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Where Will All The SMS Messages Go When Texting Dies?

The humble text message is not disappearing overnight, but less SMSs will be sent in 2014 than in 2013. People are communicatin...

Jan 14 2014, 7:36pm CST

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China video sites confident public will pay

China's video industry confident it can beat piracy, persuade public to pay for online content BEIJING (AP) — Whe...

Jan 14 2014, 1:16am 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

Bangkok's Shutdown Day Could Last Much Longer

Bangkok's Shutdown Day Could Last Much Longer

Monday,  January 13, is “Shutdown Day” for the anti-government, anti-election protesters that have been rallying around Bangkok...

Jan 12 2014, 6:26am CST

A Little Coffee May Be Good -- Dare We Say Healthy? -- For Body And Brain

A Little Coffee May Be Good -- Dare We Say Healthy? -- For Body And Brain

Coffee is such a heady concoction – antioxidants, caffeine, and the molecules that give it its wondrous flavor – that it’s almo...

Jan 10 2014, 10:51am CST

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Google launches private ferry service for workers

Google launches private ferry service to help take workers from San Francisco to Mountain View SAN FRANCISCO (AP)...

Jan 9 2014, 5:26pm CST

Top 13 Startups That Killed It In 2013

Top 13 Startups That Killed It In 2013

While the year 2013 might already be starting to feel like a distant memory, it certainly gave us some exciting startup compani...

Jan 9 2014, 10:26am CST

7 Productivity Hacks That Successful People Use Every Day

7 Productivity Hacks That Successful People Use Every Day

If you feel like you’re consistently finding there’s more ‘work’ than there is ‘day’, you’re not alone. Too many of us get caug...

Jan 8 2014, 11:21am CST

Electronic Mother Appeared at the CES 2014

Electronic Mother Appeared at the CES 2014

The Electronic Mother system is a caring application invented by Sen.se. It made an appearance at the CES 2014 and is meant to...

Jan 7 2014, 10:17am CST

5 Second-Act Careers To Sail Through Retirement

5 Second-Act Careers To Sail Through Retirement

Nancy Collamer, a career coach based in Old Greenwich, CT, offers hope to the burned out and the bored in mid-career. It’s poss...

Jan 7 2014, 10:06am CST

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NAFTA And The Future Of Canada, Mexico And The United States

By Marc Lanthemann The 20th anniversary of NAFTA’s implementation on Jan. 1 has revived some of the perennial arguments that ha...

Jan 7 2014, 9:06am CST

China's Relaxation Of Its One-Child Policy Is A Bright Spot From 2013

China's Relaxation Of Its One-Child Policy Is A Bright Spot From 2013

By Scott Beaulier As the year came to an end, there were plenty of things from 2013 to look back on and be pessimistic about. E...

Jan 6 2014, 9:36pm CST

China Bites Into Bitcoin

China Bites Into Bitcoin

Bitcoins were worth nothing in 2009, when the digital cryptocurrency was first minted on the computer of its mysterious creator...

Jan 6 2014, 7:46am CST

Why The Cloud Just Might Be The Most Disruptive Technology Ever

Why The Cloud Just Might Be The Most Disruptive Technology Ever

In his 1997 management classic The Innovator’s Dilemma Harvard professor Clayton Christensen coined the term disruptive innovat...

Jan 5 2014, 11:11pm CST

Hot Brands To Watch At CES This Week Include Apple And Samsung

Hot Brands To Watch At CES This Week Include Apple And Samsung

What innovations will debut this week at Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas? Which moves by leading brands will matter most...

Jan 5 2014, 9:51pm CST

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 27, January 6, 2014   In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to brief...

Jan 5 2014, 1:01pm CST

Yota Phone Review: The Android Smartphone From Russia With Two Screens

Yota Phone Review: The Android Smartphone From Russia With Two Screens

Last year at CES, Russian manufacturer Yota demonstrated a prototype smartphone with two 4.3 inch displays, an LCD screen on on...

Jan 4 2014, 5:16pm CST

The Hackers Who Revealed Snapchat's Security Flaws Received One Response From The Company...Four Months Later

The Hackers Who Revealed Snapchat's Security Flaws Received One Response From The Company...Four Months Later

On New Year’s Day, the website SnapchatDB.info released the usernames and redacted phone numbers of 4.6 million U.S. Snapchat u...

Jan 2 2014, 6:51pm 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

5 Goals My Online Publishing Business Will Achieve in 2014

5 Goals My Online Publishing Business Will Achieve in 2014

Running a small publication means I can’t waste time, energy or money. Last year, I wrote “5 Goals My Business Will Achieve in...

Dec 31 2013, 6:06am CST

How 'Right This Minute' Helps Merge Internet And Television

How 'Right This Minute' Helps Merge Internet And Television

I’ve written a few times recently about the ways new content models are emerging online and influencing film, television, and s...

Dec 27 2013, 8:26am CST

Why It's Okay To Strategically Splurge On Gadgets

Why It's Okay To Strategically Splurge On Gadgets

Perhaps the best gadget-buying advice I’ve ever heard was recently given to me by Brian Lam, who runs the gadget decision-makin...

Dec 26 2013, 2:11pm CST

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NY man's 10,607 video games secure Guinness title

NY man's 10,607 video games earn him spot in Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Maybe it...

Dec 24 2013, 12:16am CST

Vermont's Twin Farms Hands Culinary Reins To Executive Chef Nathan Rich

Vermont's Twin Farms Hands Culinary Reins To Executive Chef Nathan Rich

“I want to make sure that our guests really get to appreciate the products that are supplied to us from the area,” says Nathan...

Dec 23 2013, 12:06pm CST

Green Oil: Scientists Turn Algae Into Petroleum In 30 Minutes

Green Oil: Scientists Turn Algae Into Petroleum In 30 Minutes

Scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are claiming success in perfecting a method that can transform a pea-so...

Dec 23 2013, 11:26am CST

How Too Much Coffee Could Affect Your Work Performance

How Too Much Coffee Could Affect Your Work Performance

At a recent seminar, the presenter – a friend of mine – seemed anxious on stage. He kept pacing back and forth and wiped sweat...

Dec 23 2013, 2:16am CST

Lazada, Tesco and the Logic of Logistics

Lazada, Tesco and the Logic of Logistics

The customers of Lazada are all online but the regional shopping site sometimes resorts to attracting them the old-fashioned wa...

Dec 22 2013, 6:11pm CST

Chase Debit Cards Limited

Chase Limits Chase Debit Cards Use at Target Stores

JP Morgan Chase has limited the use of its Chase debit cards after the massive hacking which took place at Target. Over two mil...

Dec 22 2013, 3:30am CST

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EOG Resources: Soon To Be America's Biggest Oil Producer

Which companies are the biggest oil producers in the United States? According to Rystad Energy and Bernstein Research the line...

Dec 20 2013, 8:56am CST

Xbox One Sells More Than 2 Million Units Worldwide in First 18 Days

Microsoft's Xbox One Global Sales Hit 2 Million Units in First 18 Days

Microsoft has just announced that it has sold more than 2 million Xbox One consoles to worldwide consumers in the first 18 days...

Dec 11 2013, 9:45am CST

Foxconn Using 300,000 Workers Exclusively for Making iPhone 5s, Making 500,000 Units a Day

Foxconn Using 300,000 Workers Exclusively for Making iPhone 5s, Making 500,000 Units a Day

Foxconn’s Chinese factory in Zhengzhou is using 300,000 workers 24hours a day to catch up with the demands for iPhone 5s...

Nov 29 2013, 10:32am CST

Microsoft Windows Phone Platform Supports 10 Million Transactions and 500 Apps per Day

Microsoft Windows Phone Platform Supports 10 Million Transactions and 500 Apps per Day

Microsoft is dealing in some huge numbers alright. Its Windows Phone platform supports some 10 million transactions and at leas...

Nov 21 2013, 4:55am CST