Why Nest Could Be A Nightmare For Google Google’s headquarters in Mountain View and the California Public Utility Commission in San Francisco are only about 50 miles apart as the crow, or techie commuter bus, flies.
But when it comes to style and outlook on...
Jan 14 2014, 1:46am CST
Crowdsourcing Drives Podcast Quality One of the great joys of the digital age has been the uncoupling of entertainment from both time and location. Gone are the days of finishing up dinner in a hurry to get to the TV in time to see I Love Lucy. With...
Jan 13 2014, 10:01am CST
Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake’s Marriage in Jeopardy The two make such a charming couple. Yet the super-sexy Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake’s marriage appears to be floundering. At least that is what the outward signs reveal. Their relationship could be in jeopardy due to many reasons.
Jan 11 2014, 5:29am CST
Adam Smith, Né George Goodman, Call Name, Jerry (In Memoriam) “Desuetude,” Jerry enunciated on the phone. “I like how you used desuetude in your last column. Nobody uses that word anymore. Bill Buckley woulda used desuetude, but not a street kid from the Bronx, like you.”
Jan 6 2014, 1:36pm CST
New Dish Hopper set-up can record 8 shows at once Dish unveils new Hopper set-up that can record 8 TV shows at once, wireless Joeys
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dish Network Corp. has unveiled a new digital recorder system that can record eight TV shows at once...
Jan 6 2014, 1:16pm CST
30 Under 30 Who Are Changing The World 2014 Presenting our third annual 30 Under 30, a tally of the brightest stars in 15 different fields under the age of 30. This is an exhilarating time to be young and ambitious. Never before has youth been such an advantage....
Jan 6 2014, 6:56am CST
Social Clout At Re/Code Very few business news organizations enjoy the brand esteem and influence of Dow Jones’s Wall Street Journal. A prominent story within WSJ’s print or digital editions has the capacity to drive conversations, alter...
Jan 5 2014, 3:01pm CST
AT&T And T-Mobile Declare War On Each Other: You Win AT&T wants you to drop T-Mobile and take their wireless service so badly, they’ll give you up to $450 to do it. In a first-of-its-kind promotion, one carrier is specifically targeting another’s customers. And this...
Jan 4 2014, 9:56am CST
8 Ramen Recipes For The Starving Startup Entrepreneur I’ve interviewed a lot of startup entrepreneurs and all of them have tales of frugality. Whether they’re living on couches or blow-up mattresses, buying only the cheapest and most vile bottom-shelf booze, or pilfering...
Jan 2 2014, 3:51pm CST
Home electricity use in US falling to 2001 levels Despite more gadgets, electricity usage in US homes is falling to levels last seen in 2001
NEW YORK (AP) — The average amount of electricity consumed in U.S. homes has fallen to levels last seen more than...
Dec 30 2013, 12:42pm CST
14 Pointed Predictions For 2014 After recapping the hits and misses and misses of last year’s predictions (I did well on oil, less well on Apple; scored on the movies, struck out in sports), it’s time to look ahead to 2014. The recent budget deal in...
Dec 29 2013, 7:36am CST
The Five Top "Fibs" Told By Sprint Management in 2012-13 We are in a new world now where its hard to believe what just about anybody says. ARoid says he never doped but then he admitted he did. Bill Clinton never smoked but then he did but then he never inhaled. Barack...
Dec 26 2013, 12:41pm CST
Spending Two Perfect Days In Tokyo Lost in Translation captures both the enthralling allure and mysteriousness of Tokyo for uninitiated Westerners. Though it has been 10 years since the film’s premiere, it still holds up: Buzzing neighborhoods plastered...
Dec 20 2013, 8:34am CST
Southwest Airlines First Offers Gate-to-Gate Wi-Fi Service Southwest Airlines gives gate-to-gate Wi-Fi service. It is the only airline which has offered airplane mode allowance for electronic devices to its passengers. It is a pioneer in its efforts to aid air travelers.
Nov 21 2013, 8:07am CST
Jon Stewart Slams Chicago Style Pizza Wednesday's Daily Show episode is still causing a stir in the news. Jon Stewart did report on the New York One World Trade Center being now the tallest building in the United States, beating Chicago. Then things moved to Pizza.
Nov 16 2013, 10:32am CST
Blockbuster Closes Stores Dish Network, owner of Blockbuster announced that all stores will be closed in the United States and also DVD service will end.
Nov 7 2013, 12:55am CST
Apple TV Service will Reportedly have Ad-Skipping Technology Apple is trying to overhaul the very concept of television. It is pitching ad-skipping technology to cable companies. Though this is a risky venture which may backfire, Apple is adamant and wants to go ahead with the project.
Jul 16 2013, 2:57am CDT
FCC to Approve Sprint’s Deals with SoftBank and Clearwire The FCC has finally approved of Sprint’s deals with both SoftBank and Clearwire. After being put to the vote, the decision was finalized on the fifth day. The deal is real and it is sealed. SoftBank's $21.6 billion bid for Sprint won FCC support. Also Sprint’s deal to buy half of Clearwire is approved.
Jul 3 2013, 7:28am CDT
DirecTV Consider to Acquire Hulu DirecTV, the second largest satellite provider in the United States is vacillating over a decision. Should it or should it not buy Hulu? And furthermore ought it to wholly or partially acquire the online site that lends access to television programs?
May 18 2013, 4:27am CDT
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