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Toyota Highlander Super Bowl Ad Features Terry Crews and Muppets

Toyota Highlander Super Bowl Ad Features Terry Crews and Muppets

The all-new 2014 Toyota Highlander ad that will get shown in the Super Bowl features NFL player and actor Terry Crews not to me...

Jan 25 2014, 4:17am 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

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

Irs.gov Offers Free File Program

Irs.gov Offers Free File Program

The governmental shutdown has caused the date for filing tax returns to be postponed to January 31st. However, the Irs.gov free...

Jan 22 2014, 4:57am CST

Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity

Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity

From the thrum of heating and ventilation units to the thump of home theaters, the noise of fellow humans at work and play is i...

Jan 22 2014, 4:11am CST

The 24 Countries Where Microsoft Windows Phone Outsells the Apple iPhone

The 24 Countries Where Microsoft Windows Phone Outsells the Apple iPhone

Statistics may say Windows 8 is a flop but, contrary to popular opinion, Windows Phone is far from down and out in the battle f...

Jan 22 2014, 3:35am CST

Top CEOs meet in Davos

Top CEOs meet in Davos

Davos is the place to be for the world’s top executives and political figures this week but what happens if you’re not deemed i...

Jan 21 2014, 1:19pm CST

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

Having owned the last three major revisions of Apple’s iPhone and had extensive use of other handsets besides, I believe the iP...

Jan 20 2014, 5:46am CST

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Why Are Executives Jumping Ship At Barnes & Noble's Nook Unit?

In the past few months, three key senior executives have left Barnes & Noble’s Nook ebook and digital device division. Bill...

Jan 18 2014, 12:06pm CST

Success Story: Nine Hints From Top British Clothing Retailer Jeremy Hackett

Success Story: Nine Hints From Top British Clothing Retailer Jeremy Hackett

The Hackett store that opened on London’s Regent Street in November 2013 is one of the most imposing retail outlets on one of t...

Jan 17 2014, 1:11pm CST

Nintendo's Imagined Success Is More Dangerous Than Their Current Failure

Nintendo's Imagined Success Is More Dangerous Than Their Current Failure

There’s big news today that Nintendo has drastically revised their fiscal year forecast of Wii U sales, cutting the prediction...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31am CST

Dismal Wii U Sales Move Nintendo Closer To 'Game Over'

Dismal Wii U Sales Move Nintendo Closer To 'Game Over'

With the successful launches of the Xbox One and the PS4, it’s been easy to forget that the latest console generation started i...

Jan 17 2014, 2:21am CST

Tesla Sales Blow Past Competitors, But With Success Comes Scrutiny

Tesla Sales Blow Past Competitors, But With Success Comes Scrutiny

To get a sense of how successful the Tesla Model S is, consider this: In 2012, the bestselling full-size luxury sedan nationwid...

Jan 16 2014, 9:26am CST

Angry Birds Go! Stretches Physical-Virtual Divide To Confusion Point

Angry Birds Go! Stretches Physical-Virtual Divide To Confusion Point

In-app purchasing may be making headlines, but is only part of the issue. Families need cost transparency — particularly in the...

Jan 16 2014, 6:56am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Space Touch Keyboard from KYE SYSTEMS CORP.

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Space Touch Keyboard from KYE SYSTEMS CORP.

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Space Touch Keyboard from KYE SYSTEMS CORP....

Jan 14 2014, 11:24pm CST

Xbox 360 Tops 2013 UK Sales Chart - But PS4 Beats Xbox One

Xbox 360 Tops 2013 UK Sales Chart - But PS4 Beats Xbox One

After an endless series of articles reporting on the early lead taken over Microsoft and the Xbox One by Sony's rival PlayStati...

Jan 13 2014, 12:21pm CST

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

And neither one is Internet, of or things. But they aren’t new, either. They’re just old words making their way in a new year....

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am 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

Top 10 Most Litigated Tax Issues

Top 10 Most Litigated Tax Issues

What happens when a taxpayer disagrees with the Internal Revenue Service? Some people think that the matter ends there: the IRS...

Jan 11 2014, 3:51pm CST

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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

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

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Are GMO-free Cheerios the First Domino?

Activists are trumpeting General Mills’ decision to remove GMOs from Cheerios as a watershed moment. It is; but not for the rea...

Jan 9 2014, 7:56am CST

How Hybrid Publishers Innovate To Succeed

How Hybrid Publishers Innovate To Succeed

The intensity of competition in an industry is neither a matter of coincidence nor bad luck Michael Porter, Competitive Strate...

Jan 8 2014, 4:31pm CST

NFL Divisional Playoff Round Facts And Figures

NFL Divisional Playoff Round Facts And Figures

This weekend is the NFL Divisional playoff round. It’s the best weekend of NFL football of the season, with the big-dog top see...

Jan 8 2014, 11:51am CST

Sony brags PS4 outsells Xbox One at CES 2014

Sony brags PS4 outsells Xbox One at CES 2014

Sony sold 4.2 million PS4s so far...

Jan 8 2014, 11:23am CST

Why Biotech Whiz Kid Jack Andraka Is Not On The Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Why Biotech Whiz Kid Jack Andraka Is Not On The Forbes 30 Under 30 List

When I put out a call for promising young scientists to be part of Forbes’ annual 30 Under 30 project, no name came up more tha...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

The Cost Of Social Media Fame In 2014? About $6,800

The Cost Of Social Media Fame In 2014? About $6,800

How much will social media fame cost you in 2014? At $6,800, it is probably cheaper than you thought. This money will buy you a...

Jan 7 2014, 11:16am 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

Microsoft Reveals 3 Million Xbox One Sales In 2013

Microsoft Reveals 3 Million Xbox One Sales In 2013

It’s been a little while since we’ve gotten any further numbers from the great console sales race of 2013, and now as CES kicks...

Jan 6 2014, 12:17pm CST

Apple Gets Faster Photo Capabilities With SnappyLabs Deal

Apple Gets Faster Photo Capabilities With SnappyLabs Deal

Apple has picked up an Australian start up called SnappyLabs, developer of the high-tech photo app SnappyCam. The app lets iPho...

Jan 5 2014, 5:51pm CST

Week Ahead: Mayer, Malone & Slew Of Market-Moving News

Week Ahead: Mayer, Malone & Slew Of Market-Moving News

The first full trading week of 2014 brings a slew of company and economic news that is potentially sensitive for investors. The...

Jan 5 2014, 3:11pm CST

Syrian Refugee Tech Startup Finds Sanctuary In London

Syrian Refugee Tech Startup Finds Sanctuary In London

Business was starting to go well for the tech start-up Rootal in 2011, until a car bomb went off just blocks from its Damascus...

Jan 3 2014, 9:56am CST

2013 Sets All-Time Box Office Record

2013 Sets All-Time Box Office Record

It’s popular in some circles to insist that they don’t make films as good as they used to, and that modern box office has suffe...

Jan 3 2014, 8:46am CST

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Snapchat suffers security breach

Snapchat quiet after hacking exposes millions of user phone numbers NEW YORK (AP) — Snapchat, the disappearing-me...

Jan 2 2014, 12:31pm CST

Make Your New Years Resolution 'Forget FOMO' To Have A More Successful 2014

Make Your New Years Resolution 'Forget FOMO' To Have A More Successful 2014

Until this past December, I didn’t even realize that the Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO) was a thing. Did you? Not only is it recogn...

Jan 2 2014, 7:41am CST

Top Tax Stories Of 2013

Top Tax Stories Of 2013

When it comes to taxes, one thing you can’t say about 2013: it definitely wasn’t boring. Here are the top ten most popular tax...

Jan 1 2014, 10:36pm CST

The Apothecary's 2013 Year In Review: Americans Care Most About Obamacare's Steep Premium Hikes

The Apothecary's 2013 Year In Review: Americans Care Most About Obamacare's Steep Premium Hikes

2012 was a Presidential election year, in which health care policy was front-and-center. We figured 2013 would revert back to n...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

Evolution Basics For People Who Hate It

Evolution Basics For People Who Hate It

There are many online resources for the study of evolution, but not many written from the perspective of a scientist who ‘feels...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

Wii U Outsells Xbox One The Week Before Christmas According To VGChartz

Wii U Outsells Xbox One The Week Before Christmas According To VGChartz

We’ll start with the obligatory caveat: VGChartz is a controversial website. Any sales numbers taken from the site should, for...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

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Big Data Variety Means That Metadata Matters

Of the famous big data Vs, it’s the variety in data that holds the most potential for exploitation. While not everybody has the...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST