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Power May Cause Distrust

Power May Cause Distrust

 Does your boss always punish you? If so, he or she may be afraid of losing the power and position, reveals a study. The f...

Jul 3 2016, 8:44am CDT

Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

1978’s “The Deer Hunter” established him as one of the most vibrant voices of his time....

Jul 3 2016, 3:14am CDT

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2014 Marketing Trends You Probably Haven't Heard

It’s that time of year.  I’m hopped up on eggnog and ready to go!  Last year’s “10 Marketing Trends for 2013 You Haven’t Heard”...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

Orbital Sciences' Cygnus Spacecraft Arrives At The Space Station

Orbital Sciences' Cygnus Spacecraft Arrives At The Space Station

At 8:05 EST AM Sunday morning, Orbital Sciences‘ Cygnus spacecraft successfully connected to the International Space Station’s...

Jan 12 2014, 9:26am 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

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Does Obamacare Deserve Credit For Slowing The Growth In Health Care Spending?

The annual report of from the actuaries over at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is out for 2012 and, for t...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

Business's Worst Nightmare: Big Bang Disruption

Business's Worst Nightmare: Big Bang Disruption

“Address books, video cameras, pagers, wristwatches, maps, books, travel games, flashlights, home telephones, dictation recorde...

Jan 7 2014, 3:46pm CST

Forsake Start-Up Envy: Three Reasons Why Large Companies Should Out-Innovate Start-Ups

Forsake Start-Up Envy: Three Reasons Why Large Companies Should Out-Innovate Start-Ups

This is the first of a two-part series on how large companies can out-innovate start-ups. Part Two is available here.  An accom...

Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm 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

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

It’s only two hours between Sacramento, California’s state capitol, and the Silicon Valley, the world’s technology capital, but...

Jan 6 2014, 11:16am CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

Reading A Novel Could Physically Change Your Brain (But What Does That Mean?)

Reading A Novel Could Physically Change Your Brain (But What Does That Mean?)

It turns out that reading a novel can cause measurable changes in how connected portions of your brain are. That, at least, is...

Jan 5 2014, 6:01pm CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 4 2014, 1:16pm CST

Can A Latin American Entrepreneur Help Disrupt Social Media Marketing In 2014?

Can A Latin American Entrepreneur Help Disrupt Social Media Marketing In 2014?

@giorodriguez  Maybe.  Keep an eye on Lance Rios, parallel entrepreneur, and first to be profiled in the new blog series, “150...

Jan 1 2014, 4:46pm CST

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Bubbles, Banks And Bitcoin

We are used to money being created by the state. Or rather, we are used to money being created by banks on behalf of the state....

Dec 30 2013, 12:31pm CST

Why Top of the Funnel BI Will Drive the Next Wave of Adoption

Why Top of the Funnel BI Will Drive the Next Wave of Adoption

Business Intelligence practitioners should steal some lessons from the marketing department in their quest to bring data and an...

Dec 29 2013, 10:46am CST

Astronauts Complete Repairs On International Space Station

Astronauts Complete Repairs On International Space Station

At 2:23pm EST, Astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Mike Hopkins successfully completed the installation of a new ammonia cooling pu...

Dec 24 2013, 2:46pm CST

The Book That Predicted Obamacare's Failure -- And America's Rebirth

The Book That Predicted Obamacare's Failure -- And America's Rebirth

In three short months, Obamacare has exposed, with 200 proof concentration, the fundamental mismatch between government’s limit...

Dec 24 2013, 12:16pm CST

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Does Christmas Destroy Wealth?

Usually the so-called “War on Christmas” is cast in culture terms. (Is it, for instance, really a War on Christians?) I have it...

Dec 22 2013, 1:21pm CST

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Japan robot chats with astronaut on space station

First humanoid robot in space talks with astronaut, says zero gravity is 'no problem at all' TOKYO (AP) — The fir...

Dec 20 2013, 8:35am CST

Harvard Monkeys Die

Harvard Monkeys Die

Harvard Medical School has to pay a fine of $24,000 for the deaths of four monkeys at its research lab in Southborough, Massach...

Dec 19 2013, 12:33pm CST

China will Send a Jade Rabbit Rover to the Moon on Sunday

China will Send a Jade Rabbit Rover to the Moon on Sunday

China has constructed a rover that it will be sending to the moon on Sunday, December 1st at 17:30 GMT. The rover has been name...

Nov 30 2013, 3:39am CST

Xbox One Early Delivery Banned Now, 500MB Initial Update and 17 second startup Revealed

Xbox One Early Delivery Banned Now, 500MB Initial Update and 17 second startup Revealed

Some Xbox One pre-orders arrive 2 weeks earlier reveals that console comes with a 500MB patch for starters. It also took up to...

Nov 9 2013, 6:36am CST

India Launches Mission to Mars

India Launches Mission to Mars

India aims to become the fourth nation on earth to reach Mars...

Nov 5 2013, 10:09am CST

Li-Fi LED Light Bulb Transmits 3.5Gbit/s

Li-Fi LED Light Bulb Transmits 3.5Gbit/s

The all-new Li-Fi LED-based technology brings with it a frisson of excitement since it achieves such a revolutionary breakthrou...

Oct 29 2013, 10:09am CDT

Washington Post - Amazon deal closes, new era begins

Washington Post - Amazon deal closes, new era begins

Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, is now the official owner of The Washington Post. Today also marks the end of the 80-year reign of...

Oct 2 2013, 2:12am CDT