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Apple Looking into Starting its own Mobile Payment Service

Apple Looking into Starting its own Mobile Payment Service

Apple has thought about the issue before but the plans got scrapped. Now, however, it is seriously looking into starting its ve...

Jan 25 2014, 1:29am CST

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

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

In the lobby of Google’s Building 900 at its Mountain View headquarters, there’s a display of Google-colored squares and rectan...

Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

Netflix is starting to look like a precision machine. The company modestly exceeded expectations for the fourth quarter, adding...

Jan 23 2014, 4:21am CST

Lenovo is Buying Part of IBM Server Business for $2.3B

Lenovo is Buying Part of IBM Server Business for $2.3B

PC maker Lenovo Group buys part of IBM server business for $2.3 billion BEIJING (AP) — China's Lenovo Group is buying part of I...

Jan 23 2014, 4:01am CST

AARP Chooses Jack Ryan for Grownups

AARP Chooses Jack Ryan for Grownups

The association for adults that love movies has chosen Jack Ryan as a movie which is fit for grownups. This is the first time t...

Jan 23 2014, 3:44am CST

Tesla Expands Supercharger network in Europe

Tesla Expands Supercharger network in Europe

More German coverage...

Jan 22 2014, 12:18pm CST

Startup Kateeva Aimes at Killing LCD TV Displays

Startup Kateeva Aimes at Killing LCD TV Displays

There are few problems harder in technology than bringing a new type of display to market. Since the invention of television an...

Jan 20 2014, 9:17am 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

Wind Energy Of No Use In The Pacific Northwest

Wind Energy Of No Use In The Pacific Northwest

I am all for a diverse energy portfolio and truly believe we can get to the 1/3-1/3-1/3 mix that we’ve put forward by 2040. A t...

Jan 18 2014, 1:46am CST

Why Investors Should Focus On 'Non-Financial' Issues

Why Investors Should Focus On 'Non-Financial' Issues

Once a niche corner of the market, analysis of environmental, social and governance (ESG) trends is increasingly taking centre...

Jan 17 2014, 11:11am CST

Best Online Colleges

Best Online Colleges

Among the best online colleges, that give tutorials while staying within the confines of cyberspace, are several state-of-the-a...

Jan 17 2014, 8:19am CST

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of te...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Strip Steak: Las Vegas Chefs Discuss Burgeoning Trends Across America's Playground's Steakhouses

Strip Steak: Las Vegas Chefs Discuss Burgeoning Trends Across America's Playground's Steakhouses

Steakhouses are sprucing up their menus.  No longer is it acceptable just to have dry or wet aged beef.  Guests are demanding,...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward

12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward

The emergence of innovative software and apps is transforming the way payments are made and the global commerce ecosystem. This...

Jan 12 2014, 8:16pm CST

Steal These Four Secrets To Sell Like A Pro

Steal These Four Secrets To Sell Like A Pro

“I can help you if you want my help. Do you?” – Paul Lemberg, author, speaker and Fortune 100 business coach I met Paul Lemberg...

Jan 11 2014, 11:51pm CST

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014

The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors...

Jan 10 2014, 1:45pm CST

I4U news

5 Goals I'm Setting For My Business In 2014

We’re all guilty of it. We set our resolutions on the 31st of December, jazzed to make progress in our personal and professiona...

Jan 10 2014, 11:51am CST

I4U news

Swatch Group Sales Hit New Record For 2013

Swatch Group Ltd., the largest Swiss watch business, reports record sales for 2013 and a strong start for 2014. The company on...

Jan 10 2014, 7:41am 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

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

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

Dolby Vision: A New Level In Picture Quality (Potentially)

Dolby Vision: A New Level In Picture Quality (Potentially)

Dolby wants to improve the picture quality of televisions, and Dolby Vision is how they’re aiming to do it. More than just a TV...

Jan 8 2014, 9:21pm CST

Innovation Knocks, But At The Back Door Of The Farmhouse: Giannola Nonino And The Transformation Of Grappa

Innovation Knocks, But At The Back Door Of The Farmhouse: Giannola Nonino And The Transformation Of Grappa

It was the mid-1970s in northern Italy, and Giannola Nonino had a business idea that would revolutionize an industry: to transf...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am 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

China's Avcon Bridges Videoconferencing and Surveillance

China's Avcon Bridges Videoconferencing and Surveillance

By Jane Ho China’s nationwide outbreak of SARS in 2003 may have caused trouble for many businesses but it jump-started Avcon In...

Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST

I4U news

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

Innovators Arise: 8 Rules For How Large Companies Can Out-Innovate Start-Ups

Innovators Arise: 8 Rules For How Large Companies Can Out-Innovate Start-Ups

This is the second of a two-part series on how large companies can out-innovate start-ups. Part one is available here.  An Info...

Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm CST

Asus Announces Transfomer Book Duet TD300 - Windows And Android, Together At Last. Wait, What?

Asus Announces Transfomer Book Duet TD300 - Windows And Android, Together At Last. Wait, What?

Asus has debuted the Transformed Book Duet TD300 at CES, the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The TD300, a lapto...

Jan 7 2014, 12:16pm CST

Ryan Caldbeck's CircleUp Democratizes Funding Process For Start-Ups and Investors

Ryan Caldbeck's CircleUp Democratizes Funding Process For Start-Ups and Investors

A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Ryan Caldbeck, Founder and CEO, Circle...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: HDMI D Type Male to A Type Male Active cable from Wiretek International Investment Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: HDMI D Type Male to A Type Male Active cable from Wiretek International Investment Ltd...

Jan 6 2014, 9:44am CST

A Smart Watch...REALLY?!

A Smart Watch...REALLY?!

Most of you have, by now, unpacked your Xmas gifts. Many of you are probably wondering if there are some you should return.  Sh...

Jan 6 2014, 12:36am 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

CES 2014 About to Appear on the Geek Radar

CES 2014 About to Appear on the Geek Radar

It’s about time CES 2014 got rolling. The technology show that beats the rest hands down is to appear on the geek radar pretty...

Jan 5 2014, 1:08am CST

John Malone's Liberty Media Wants To Absorb Rest Of Sirius XM

John Malone's Liberty Media Wants To Absorb Rest Of Sirius XM

Billionaire John Malone’s Liberty Media announced late Friday a proposal to turn Sirius XM Radio into a wholly-owned subsidiary...

Jan 3 2014, 4:26pm CST

A Good Thing: Cause Marketers Came Together in 2013

A Good Thing: Cause Marketers Came Together in 2013

For many businesses and NGOs seeking to do well by doing good, 2013 was the year in which collaboration reached new heights. In...

Dec 31 2013, 11:36am CST

Five Of The Smartest Retail Moves In 2013

Five Of The Smartest Retail Moves In 2013

Retailers reeled from all manner of missteps, blunders and outright fiasco’s this year – from Abercrombie & Fitch’s image b...

Dec 31 2013, 9:36am CST

My Take: The Best Video Games of 2013

My Take: The Best Video Games of 2013

It’s been a big year for video games. The latest consoles from Sony and Microsoft arrived with a splash, selling millions of un...

Dec 30 2013, 6:01pm CST