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Nintendo World Championships Game Sold for $100,000

Nintendo World Championships Game Sold for $100,000

Amazing amount of money got bid for a rare Nintendo World Championship Cartridge that was not even mint condition. A fan won th...

Jan 26 2014, 1:22pm CST

Macintosh At 30: Interesting, Profound And Curious Things Said About the Mac

Macintosh At 30: Interesting, Profound And Curious Things Said About the Mac

“Hello, I’m Macintosh. It sure is great to get out of that bag. Unaccustomed as I am to public speaking, I’d like to share with...

Jan 24 2014, 7:00am CST

Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

Apple's Mac still influences computing today, 30 years after its debut NEW YORK (AP) — Look around. Many of the gadgets you see...

Jan 24 2014, 1:15am CST

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

Earnings season is in full swing, providing new data points for investors to reassess positions.  After a careful review o...

Jan 22 2014, 8:01am CST

Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things

Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things

Last week on Twitter, a few friends of mine, IT industry analysts and journalists, were tossing around the conversational ball....

Jan 22 2014, 4:13am CST

It Had To Happen! Smartphones Shipments Dip In 1Q 2014

Smartphones Shipments Dip In 1Q 2014

That’s right, it had to happen! It was only a matter of time before smartphone growth started to slow. Yes, we’ve seen this bef...

Jan 22 2014, 3:48am 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

Big Deals on Big Screen TV's before the Big Game

Big Deals on Big Screen TV's before the Big Game

This week a 60" Sharp TV is only $750 and a 70" Vizio is only $1,200....

Jan 21 2014, 2:36pm CST

Maria Conchita Alonso Evicted from Vagina Monologues

Maria Conchita Alonso evicted from Vagina Monologues after Controversial Ad

The actress Maria Conchita Alonso was evicted from a Spanish version of the Vagina Monologues. This occurred after she appeared...

Jan 21 2014, 2:45am CST

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Slumping Intel to cut more than 5,000 jobs in 2014

Intel aims to boost earnings by dumping more than 5,000 jobs in 5 pct reduction of workforce SAN FRANCISCO (AP) —...

Jan 17 2014, 5:51pm CST

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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

Jennifer Nettles launches her first solo album "That Girl"

Jennifer Nettles launches her first solo album "That Girl"

Country singer Jennifer Nettles has gone solo. Her first album, dubbed "That Girl," was launched on Tuesday this week...

Jan 15 2014, 6:37pm CST

How The PS4 And Xbox One Renewed GameStop's Lease On Life

How The PS4 And Xbox One Renewed GameStop's Lease On Life

GameStop shares came crashing down a few days ago when the company announced lower than expected game sales over the holidays (...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11am 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

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forb...

Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST

Nokia waves final goodbye to MeeGo and Symbian

Nokia waves final goodbye to MeeGo and Symbian

The famous Finnish tech. giant Nokia had previously announced that in October, they will be ending all developer support for th...

Jan 13 2014, 4:33am CST

An Inside Explanation Of Why Third Parties Have Left The Wii U

An Inside Explanation Of Why Third Parties Have Left The Wii U

While it’s Saturday, and there isn’t much news in the video game world, I absolutely must point you to a fantastic read over at...

Jan 11 2014, 10:31am CST

The Worst-Selling Cars Of 2013

The Worst-Selling Cars Of 2013

10 Worst-Selling Cars Of 2013 No surprise here, but the Ford F-150 pickup truck was the most popular vehicle of any kind sold...

Jan 10 2014, 12:21pm CST

PCs Rate Of Decline Moderating But Still Losing Share To Tablets

PCs Rate Of Decline Moderating But Still Losing Share To Tablets

Gartner estimates that PC shipments declined 6.9% year over year to 82.6 million units while IDC estimated they dropped 5.6% to...

Jan 10 2014, 8:01am CST

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

Much has been written, often with considerable glee, about the worsening divide in the Republican Party between its corporate a...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013: #10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright...

Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST

Sochi 2014: A Security Challenge

Sochi 2014: A Security Challenge

The Russian city of Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics from Feb. 7 to Feb. 23 and the Paralympics from March 7 to March 1...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

When The Time For The Big Cashout Comes, You'll Wish You'd Planned For It Earlier

When The Time For The Big Cashout Comes, You'll Wish You'd Planned For It Earlier

Congratulations. Your hard work and entrepreneurial instincts have paid off in the form of a fast-growing, profitable business...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

Samsung Galaxy S5 with eye scanner launching in April, says report

Samsung Galaxy S5 with eye scanner launching in April, says report

Eye scanning technology could be the main feature of the Samsung Galaxy S5. The challenge would be the implementation. Remember...

Jan 9 2014, 7:51am CST

10 Takeaways From CES: iPhone Stun Guns, Iris Scanners, A Camera-Shy Movie Director And Crazy Party-Crashing CEO

10 Takeaways From CES: iPhone Stun Guns, Iris Scanners, A Camera-Shy Movie Director And Crazy Party-Crashing CEO

With more than 20,000 new products expected and 300 presentations delivered at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this...

Jan 9 2014, 5:56am CST

2014: Time To Be The Change We Want To See In The World

2014: Time To Be The Change We Want To See In The World

The tech industry is an exemplar. Yet often we forget to act like it. By Ellen Leanse (Tech Veteran, Investor & Entrepreneu...

Jan 9 2014, 5:36am CST

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Ohio deal: Websites won't bill to remove mug shots

2 websites will stop billing people to take down mug shots in settlement reached in Ohio suit TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) —...

Jan 8 2014, 1:21pm CST

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

For the first eight months of 2013 it was all talk about the stock (since it was in the penalty box), Apple losing market share...

Jan 8 2014, 9:31am CST

The Ignorance Of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us

The Ignorance Of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us

By Blaine McCormick & Burton Folsom What did our students learn during this holiday break between college semesters?  Once...

Jan 8 2014, 7:21am CST

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Ahead of the Bell: Twitter downgraded

Twitter falls in premarket trading as analyst cuts rating on lofty stock price NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Twitter...

Jan 8 2014, 7:11am CST

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Gadget Watch: Nabu smart wristband from game maker

Gadget Watch: Game machine and accessory maker Razer launches Nabu smart wristband LAS VEGAS (AP) — Razer Inc., w...

Jan 8 2014, 2:21am CST

Scorsese's Wolf Of Wall Street: Fifth Column Or Reality?

Scorsese's Wolf Of Wall Street: Fifth Column Or Reality?

My quarrel with The Wolf of Wall Street ain’t with the protagonist, Jordan Belfort, more glutton than carnivore, but with Marti...

Jan 7 2014, 2:16pm CST

Bezos Health Scare Draws Traders' Attention to Amazon Succession Plan

Bezos Health Scare Draws Traders' Attention to Amazon Succession Plan

When a kidney stone dropped into Jeff Bezos’s ureter while he was touring the Galapagos Islands by boat on New Year’s Day, his...

Jan 7 2014, 9:36am CST

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

Adam Smith, Né George Goodman, Call Name, Jerry (In Memoriam)

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....

Jan 6 2014, 1:36pm CST

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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 C...

Jan 6 2014, 1:16pm CST

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

In a market environment where “hot buys” always make the headlines, often the best advice an investor can get is when to actua...

Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST

The End Of The Line For Freemium File Sharing?

The End Of The Line For Freemium File Sharing?

Technology firms looking to enter a market space and unseat incumbent vendors with strong existing relationships to customers h...

Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST