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Tesla Finishes One West-To-East Route

Tesla Finishes One West-To-East Route

It may not go down in history like the driving of the “golden spike” that completed the transcontinental railroad in May of 186...

Jan 25 2014, 7:25am 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

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

Booger & Lewis Geek Out About 'King Of The Nerds'

Booger & Lewis Geek Out About 'King Of The Nerds'

When the second season of TBS’s reality TV competition King of the Nerds begins tonight, viewers can expect the program to reac...

Jan 24 2014, 6:00am CST

T-Mobile Picks Up The Innovation Kudos

John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile, has a great line in coming late to the party while looking like the host. The compa...

Jan 23 2014, 9:28am CST

Top 20 Reasons Why 2014 Is Year Of Family Gaming

Top 20 Reasons Why 2014 Is Year Of Family Gaming

20 reasons why 2014 is shaping up to be the year of the family gamer on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Wii U, 3DS, Vita and PC....

Jan 23 2014, 5:37am CST

Twin Toilets in a Stall at Sochi Olympics 2014

Twin Toilets in a Stall at Sochi Olympics 2014

A photograph of twin toilets in a washroom stall at the Sochi Olympics 2014 is doing the rounds of cyberspace. It has raised th...

Jan 23 2014, 5:12am 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

Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China

Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China

Tesla has announced pricing for its Model S sedan in China and in a surprise has decided to match its U.S. price, with one cave...

Jan 23 2014, 2:08am CST

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix sped past subscriber estimates in its fourth-quarter 2013 report tonight, and likely beat out former pay TV king, HBO,...

Jan 23 2014, 2:03am CST

Google is Already The King Of Online Advertising, but that is not Enough

Google is Already The King Of Online Advertising, but that is not Enough

Forget wearable computers and self-driving cars. The search giant will continue its dominance by sticking with its advertising...

Jan 22 2014, 9:36am CST

5 Reasons Why Valve Steam Machines Won't Disrupt Industry

5 Reasons Why Valve Steam Machines Won't Disrupt Industry

There’s plenty of hype and excitement over the coming of the Steam Machine—a Linux-powered gaming PC designed for big-screen (f...

Jan 22 2014, 6:21am CST

Ubuntu Touch enter the mobile operating system fray

Ubuntu Touch enter the mobile operating system fray

Currently, the Linux based OS Ubuntu is the most ever successful Linux distribution and it is also regarded as one of the most...

Jan 20 2014, 10:11am CST

I4U news

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

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

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

Awash in a sea of long-lived stellar Red dwarfs, our own sun seems to be somewhat of a local anomaly. Until recently, detecting...

Jan 18 2014, 4:36am CST

Facebook Backdoor Gives Clues To Private Email Addresses

Facebook Backdoor Gives Clues To Private Email Addresses

If you forget your Facebook profile name, you can enter your name, email or phone number into a page called Find Your Account t...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31am CST

IBM Goes All In On Cloud - Announces A $1.2B Global Service Investment

IBM Goes All In On Cloud - Announces A $1.2B Global Service Investment

When Bob Dylan famously crooned that the times they are a-changing he was unlikely to be thinking about the technology marketpl...

Jan 16 2014, 9:06pm CST

Why Too Much Acetaminophen Can Lead To Liver Damage

Why Too Much Acetaminophen Can Lead To Liver Damage

The FDA has just issued a statement urging doctors not to prescribe acetaminophen in doses higher than 325 mg. Liver damage has...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

Navy Jet Crash Pilot Rescued

Navy Jet Crash Pilot Rescued

A Navy jet crashed off the coast of the state of Virginia recently. The pilot used the ejector seat and was rescued later on by...

Jan 16 2014, 3:43am CST

I4U news

Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases

Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games WASHINGTON (AP) — Pl...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

Apple Refund of $32.5 Million for Unauthorized Kids' App Purchases

Apple to Refund $32.5 Million for Unauthorized App Purchases by Kids

Apple has been forced to cough up some cash due to negligence on its part. A refund of $32.5 million will be made to customers...

Jan 16 2014, 2:00am CST

Apple agrees to refund app store purchases totaling $32.5 million

Apple agrees to refund app store purchases totaling $32.5 million

Instead of fighting what could be a long and tiresome legal battle against the Federal Trade Commission, Apple raised the white...

Jan 15 2014, 9:20pm CST

Telepresence Robot Beam+ Targets Consumers, Slashing Price To $1,000 From $16,000

Telepresence Robot Beam+ Targets Consumers, Slashing Price To $1,000 From $16,000

It’s been argued that telepresence robots like Beam were among the creepiest gadgets at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show,...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

Apple Has To Pay $32.5 M To Parents Whose Kids Accidentally Bought Things On the App Store

Apple Has To Pay $32.5 M To Parents Whose Kids Accidentally Bought Things On the App Store

If your little ones have been breaking the bank over gems in Hay Day without your permission, you’re entitled to a refund, acco...

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

Monster Drinks Face Challenges

Monster Drinks Face Challenges Despite High Sales

The cost price of Monster drinks has skyrocketed so that it is currently three billion dollars richer than in previous times. H...

Jan 15 2014, 4:52am CST

Tesla Stock Rises

Tesla Stock Rises After Increased Demand

Tesla Motors stock rose by 16% after an increase in demand for its vehicles. Especially, the Model S sedan is up for grabs and...

Jan 15 2014, 2:11am CST

Charity Begins At 50? Codswallop!

Charity Begins At 50? Codswallop!

Before he died this past December, hedge fund manager and philanthropist Robert W. Wilson had done many notable things. In the...

Jan 14 2014, 10:06am CST

Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance

Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance

When word came out that the FDA was shutting down the popular Silicon-valley based genetic testing service 23andme, public sent...

Jan 14 2014, 8:36am CST

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

The big obsession yesterday was with why Google spent $3.2 billion on startup Nest Labs. But lost in the shuffle of the breatht...

Jan 14 2014, 7:56am CST

Why Nest Could Be A Nightmare For Google

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 ap...

Jan 14 2014, 1:46am CST

Breaking Bad and 12 Years a Slave grab Golden Globe Awards

Breaking Bad and 12 Years a Slave grab Golden Globe Awards

The best television drama series that won a Golden Globe award was Breaking Bad. Meanwhile, 12 Years a Slave grabbed an award t...

Jan 13 2014, 7:54am CST

Crowdbuilding: The Real Story Behind Crowdfunding That No One's Telling

Crowdbuilding: The Real Story Behind Crowdfunding That No One's Telling

With all the negativity and skepticism swirling around the SEC’s recent proposition to liberalize the laws of equity crowdfundi...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes

Did your PC or laptop run faster when you bought it? An often over-looked fact is that by simply re-installing Microsoft Window...

Jan 13 2014, 6:01am CST

Prada Mimics Dolce & Gabanna Tax Trouble, Should Copy Apple & Google Instead

Prada Mimics Dolce & Gabanna Tax Trouble, Should Copy Apple & Google Instead

Prada would hate to be accused of copying Dolce & Gabanna in anything, whether in design or tax planning. Domenico Dolce an...

Jan 12 2014, 11:06pm CST

Week Ahead: Fasten Seatbelts For Earnings, Indicators & Budget Fight

Week Ahead: Fasten Seatbelts For Earnings, Indicators & Budget Fight

Stock markets shrugged off Friday’s confusingly low U.S. job creation numbers – so let’s see how they cope with an onslaught of...

Jan 12 2014, 7:06pm CST

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It

There’s an old journalistic turn of phrase that keeps us on the right side of the libel laws, while getting the point across: S...

Jan 11 2014, 9:31am CST

Lessons from Zuckerberg and Bloomberg: As Giving Goes Up, Philanthropy Under Fire

Lessons from Zuckerberg and Bloomberg: As Giving Goes Up, Philanthropy Under Fire

The report by The Chronicle of Philanthropy that the top ten philanthropic gifts in the year past totaled $3.4 billion, and tha...

Jan 11 2014, 12:16am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: WattPlus 1700mAh Designer Edition Battery Case for iPhone 5S/5 from Avance Electronics

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: WattPlus 1700mAh Designer Edition Battery Case for iPhone 5S/5 from Avance Electronics

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: WattPlus 1700mAh Designer Edition Battery Case for iPhone 5S/5 from Avance Electronics...

Jan 10 2014, 11:53pm CST