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iPhone 6 rumored to Improve Battery Life By Inscribing Solar Cells In Sapphire Glass-Coated Screens

iPhone 6 rumored to Improve Battery Life By Inscribing Solar Cells In Sapphire Glass-Coated Screens

There is impressive evidence that Apple is moving into solar power in a big way, not just in the projected 4.4 million squ...

Jan 26 2014, 1:04pm 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

Texas Pregnant Woman Marlise Munoz Removed from Life Support

Texas Pregnant Woman Marlise Munoz Removed from Life Support

Marlise Munoz, a pregnant woman on life support had her ventilator and feeding mechanisms removed on a Texas judge’s order. She...

Jan 25 2014, 12:43am CST

DarkList Links Silk-Road-Style Drug Dealers

DarkList Links Silk-Road-Style Drug Dealers

When the Department of Justice took down the anonymous, Bitcoin-based narcotics bazaar known as the Silk Road in October, the d...

Jan 24 2014, 8:45am CST

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

The idea of powering your car with a flywheel conjures up amateurish images of rubber bands, or big, clunky contraptions attach...

Jan 24 2014, 8:36am CST

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

As most commentators, myself included, predicted last fall, a federal appellate court has vacated the FCC’s controversial 2010...

Jan 24 2014, 8:10am CST

Pope Francis Talks Internet

Pope Francis Talks Internet

“The internet …,” writes Pope Francis today, “offers immense possibilities for encounter and solidarity. This is something trul...

Jan 24 2014, 6:30am 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

Justin Bieber got Arrested

Justin Bieber got Arrested

Justin Bieber just reached rock bottom with his escapades. Miami police arrested the singer for DUI and drag racing early morni...

Jan 23 2014, 7:31am CST

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Earlier this week, Penn State’s Lunar Lion team launched a crowdfunding effort to raise a little over $400,000 towards its goal...

Jan 23 2014, 7:01am CST

T-Mobile Aims To Shake Up Banking

T-Mobile Wants To Shake Up Banking

“We’ve already transformed how Americans use and pay for phones, tablets and wireless service; why stop there?.” T-Mobile CEO J...

Jan 23 2014, 2:21am CST

The Cloud is Powered by Coal

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...

Jan 23 2014, 2:10am CST

Bill Cosby to star in new Sitcom on NBC

Bill Cosby to star in new Sitcom on NBC

Bill Cosby is not slowing down. A new report says that he is going to star in a new Family Comedy on NBC....

Jan 23 2014, 1:55am CST

ChargePoint is Building Out The Electricity Highway One Parking Lot At A Time

ChargePoint is Building Out The Electricity Highway One Parking Lot At A Time

At the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show this month, BMW and ChargePoint –who has developed the nation’s largest electric veh...

Jan 22 2014, 8:02am CST

Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity

Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity

From the thrum of heating and ventilation units to the thump of home theaters, the noise of fellow humans at work and play is i...

Jan 22 2014, 4:11am CST

5 Reasons to Start Loving Windows 8.1

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 sear...

Jan 22 2014, 4:00am CST

The 24 Countries Where Microsoft Windows Phone Outsells the Apple iPhone

The 24 Countries Where Microsoft Windows Phone Outsells the Apple iPhone

Statistics may say Windows 8 is a flop but, contrary to popular opinion, Windows Phone is far from down and out in the battle f...

Jan 22 2014, 3:35am CST

Sundance Tunes Into Online Audiences

Sundance Tunes Into Online Audiences

The Sundance Film Festival is devoted to discovering and developing independent artists and audiences–so it’s time to embr...

Jan 21 2014, 8:58am CST

It is no Wonder that Apple Will Enter The Phablet Market

It is no Wonder that Apple Will Enter The Phablet Market

Having created the tablet market with the iPad, Apple has been woefully slow into Phablets. As yet it does not have a large scr...

Jan 21 2014, 8:57am CST

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The combination of students and mobile phones has long been a source of anxiety for teachers. Instead of being engrossed in the...

Jan 19 2014, 12:11pm CST

I4U news

Should Digital Health Startups Prioritize Eyeballs or Revenue?

The good news, I guess, is that the well-worn “eyeballs versus revenue” debate – a dialog that has beset the tech world for yea...

Jan 17 2014, 2:11pm CST

Solar Grid Storage: Finding Value In Grid Frequency Regulation

Solar Grid Storage: Finding Value In Grid Frequency Regulation

Many observers feel that energy storage has the potential to be one of the ‘next big things.’ A number of companies are working...

Jan 17 2014, 9:21am 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

Digital Health Update: The Google Contact Lens

Digital Health Update: The Google Contact Lens

Today, Google told the world about their experimental contact lens. The story in the official Google blog and can be read here....

Jan 16 2014, 8:06pm CST

BOLD Is A Book That Will Give You The Tools To Land That Dream Job

BOLD Is A Book That Will Give You The Tools To Land That Dream Job

I met Melanie Feldman in December 2012 when she was compiling stories for BOLD: Get Noticed and Get Hired. Partly inspired by a...

Jan 16 2014, 10:06am CST

Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching"

Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching"

Allison Todd has observed the effect that leading change has on employees as their companies transform. Here she draws a parall...

Jan 16 2014, 5:36am CST

Obama's Manufacturing Hubs Mean Cronyism, Corporate Welfare And Less Innovation

Obama's Manufacturing Hubs Mean Cronyism, Corporate Welfare And Less Innovation

It’s an endless parade, one  top-down proposal after another from Washington. Having just presided over another 80,000 pages of...

Jan 15 2014, 9:31pm CST

U. S. Healthcare Innovation Demands A Paradigm Shift

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. - Joh...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

I4U news

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

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

How old do you think someone should be for the best chance at entrepreneurial success? If you said 20, or 22, or 25, you are n...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

Do your kids need to disconnect? Are video games and the proliferation of mobile devices making us expect constant stimulation...

Jan 15 2014, 6:31am CST

Contently Raises $9 Million To Build 'The Plumbing For Brand Publishing'

Contently Raises $9 Million To Build 'The Plumbing For Brand Publishing'

Native advertising, content marketing, sponsored content — whatever you call it, it’s one of the most powerful currents remakin...

Jan 15 2014, 5:31am CST

I4U news

Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes

Google counts on latest acquisition to open doors as homes get smarter in digital world SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am 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

Minority Report: Five Guideline Authors Reject Change In Blood Pressure Goal

Minority Report: Five Guideline Authors Reject Change In Blood Pressure Goal

It didn’t seem possible but the guideline situation just got even more confusing. Last December, after  years of delay and othe...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Offline Mode For SimCity: Too Little, Too Late

Offline Mode For SimCity: Too Little, Too Late

SimCity offline is coming. A new blog post from EA wants to make sure we’re very, very excited about that fact because, if you...

Jan 13 2014, 12:21pm CST

Small Firms Are Making Big Bucks In The Analog Economy

Small Firms Are Making Big Bucks In The Analog Economy

Imagine if Tim Cook fired up the production lines and started churning out the Apple II instead of the latest Macbook Pro. The...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

Solar Installer Takes Google Glass Up On The Roof

Solar Installer Takes Google Glass Up On The Roof

One of the residential solar industry’s ongoing challenges surrounds standardizing and speeding up the time it takes to get ins...

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am CST