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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

Is the BMW i3 In Trouble In California Already?

Is the BMW i3 In Trouble In California Already?

An article from TheStreet.com has declared that just as the i3 is launching, a “critical BMW selling point has been r...

Jan 23 2014, 2:10am CST

Jonah Hill hosts SNL the 3rd Time

Jonah Hill hosts SNL the 3rd Time

Watch the funny promo video for Jonah Hill's SNL episode airing this weekend....

Jan 22 2014, 2:49am 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

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

Best Diet Plans for a Fit Body

Best Diet Plans

Diet plans are a dime a dozen. Every time New Year’s Eve comes along a spate of diet books arrive with unrealistic promises of...

Jan 18 2014, 4:13am 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

Supreme Court To Decide Whether Police Can Snoop Through Your Phone Without A Warrant

Supreme Court To Decide Whether Police Can Snoop Through Your Phone Without A Warrant

Last year, Geico released a YouTube commercial that would drive the civil liberties crowd crazy. When the Geico pig gets pulled...

Jan 17 2014, 3:11pm 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

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

World leaders are about to gather in Abu Dhabi to discuss how to feed the global energy appetite with the cleanest fuels and th...

Jan 17 2014, 5:41am CST

John Hancock Signs Off On Distributed Solar

John Hancock Signs Off On Distributed Solar

The distributed solar power industry has recruited another brand-name investment backer: the John Hancock Life Insurance Compan...

Jan 16 2014, 1:36pm CST

More Professional Sports Teams Are Thinking Green, To Please Fans And Make Money

More Professional Sports Teams Are Thinking Green, To Please Fans And Make Money

The requisite press releases have been issued proclaiming the uber green-ness of the upcoming Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stad...

Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST

BMW Throws Down The Green Gauntlet At The Detroit Auto Show

BMW Throws Down The Green Gauntlet At The Detroit Auto Show

This year in Detroit BMW showed a slew of new, small cars like the 1- and 2-Series, and a lighter-weight M3 and M4, in its late...

Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST

Did Iranian Fighters Battle UFOs?

Did Iranian Fighters Battle UFOs?

As if the Iran-UFO connection (the Axis of Alien-ness?) couldn’t get any weirder, it now appears that the Iranian Air Force att...

Jan 14 2014, 8:56pm 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 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

I4U news

Fox Sports tests weather gadgets for Super Bowl

Fox Sports testing out weather-related gadgets for use at Super Bowl PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fox Sports has a few...

Jan 13 2014, 10:31pm CST

FiLIP Is The Smartphone For Kids Too Young To Have A Smartphone

FiLIP Is The Smartphone For Kids Too Young To Have A Smartphone

Sometime around the middle of last year I first heard of the FiLIP. The device is billed as a wearable smart locator and phone...

Jan 13 2014, 8:41pm CST

Bitcoin Anonymity Upgrade Zerocoin To Become An Independent Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Anonymity Upgrade Zerocoin To Become An Independent Cryptocurrency

When a group of cryptographers launched Zerocoin last year, they hoped their cryptography project could upgrade Bitcoin to be a...

Jan 13 2014, 1:01pm CST

I4U news

Fast Track Bill Presented But Progress On Trade Requires The President Stand Up To Detroit

<div> Last Thursday, legislation to restore “fast track” trade promotion authority was introduced in Congress.  The grant...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten sports &amp; fitness tools and gadgets from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten sports & fitness tools and gadgets from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten sports & fitness tools and gadgets from the industry...

Jan 12 2014, 2:38pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Powerball Platinum Gyro Exerciser with Green Lights and Powerdock from DFX Sports &amp; Fitness

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Powerball Platinum Gyro Exerciser with Green Lights and Powerdock from DFX Sports & Fitness

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Powerball Platinum Gyro Exerciser with Green Lights and Powerdock from DFX Sports & Fitne...

Jan 12 2014, 2:24pm CST

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

The following post is by Roger Wu, cofounder of the business-to-business content distribution network, Cooperatize. What happen...

Jan 12 2014, 8:56am CST

Technology In The Crib: The Smart Baby Onesie

Technology In The Crib: The Smart Baby Onesie

As wearable technology becomes more mainstream–evident from the plethora of vendors showcasing at CES 2014 last week–one thing...

Jan 12 2014, 1:26am CST

OLPC Still Focused On Bringing Tech "Dreams" To Needy Kids

OLPC Still Focused On Bringing Tech "Dreams" To Needy Kids

Wearables and 4K TVs weren’t the only shiny and new objects introduced at the Consumer Electronics Show this year. One Laptop P...

Jan 10 2014, 5:51pm CST

Alien Isolation pre-order has a 25% Discount

Alien Isolation pre-order has a 25% Discount

On Tuesday this week the game was announced. Shortly after the PC download is up for grabs at a discount....

Jan 10 2014, 3:48pm CST

Me Myself I: Ten Songs for Narcissistic CEOs

Me Myself I: Ten Songs for Narcissistic CEOs

Narcissism and chief executives are much in the news of late. Maybe it’s a hangover from the financial crisis or continuing fal...

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm CST

Coachella 2014 Lineup Announcements Made

Coachella 2014 Lineup Announcements Made

A series of announcements for the Coachella 2014 festival lineups have been made. The celebratory event is focused on music and...

Jan 10 2014, 1:12am 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

Coachella 2014 Lineup Revealed

Coachella 2014 Lineup Revealed

A series of announcements for the Coachella 2014 festival lineups have been made. The celebratory event is focused on music and...

Jan 9 2014, 8:20am CST

I4U news

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

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Robin-M1 from Robstep Robot Co., Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Robin-M1 from Robstep Robot Co., Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Robin-M1 from Robstep Robot Co., Ltd...

Jan 9 2014, 12:52am CST

The Consumer Electronics Show's Lessons On The Separation Of State And Technology

The Consumer Electronics Show's Lessons On The Separation Of State And Technology

While most of the country endured the polar vortex this week, the annual tech vortex known 2014 Consumer Electronics Show took...

Jan 8 2014, 6:41pm CST

I4U news

How Did The Democrats Become The Party Of The Rich?

If you brought back either of the Roosevelts—Teddy or Franklin—from the grave, the most astonishing thing they would find is th...

Jan 8 2014, 1:51pm CST

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Venture capital investments in cleantech startups worldwide ended 2013 with 1,007 deals totaling $6.8 billion, a decline from t...

Jan 8 2014, 12:41pm CST

Stocks Go Green, Cloud Plays Popping

Stocks Go Green, Cloud Plays Popping

*DISCLOSURES: Scott Redler is long BAC, C, TSO, NDLS, TSLA, GOGO, FB, VMW, RHT, BLDP, NUAN, ZNGA, DRYS. Short SPY. Yesterday U....

Jan 8 2014, 11:11am CST

Honey Boo Boo Injured

Honey Boo Boo Injured

Honey Boo Boo and four other cast members of TLC’s hit reality show “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” have been injured in a car crash...

Jan 8 2014, 6:30am CST

Toyota Shows New Hydrogen Car In Vegas; Probably Uses Less Energy Than A Slot Machine

Toyota Shows New Hydrogen Car In Vegas; Probably Uses Less Energy Than A Slot Machine

We’ve long scratched our heads over why the auto business finds itself necessary to encroach ever deeper into the purple haze o...

Jan 7 2014, 2:16pm CST

12 Tips For Staying Productive At Work Through The Bleak Winter Months

12 Tips For Staying Productive At Work Through The Bleak Winter Months

How To Stay Productive Through The Bleak Winter Months Winter is in full swing. The days are shorter, darker and colder—and so...

Jan 7 2014, 12:36pm CST

Three Major Energy Themes to Watch in 2014

Three Major Energy Themes to Watch in 2014

Against a backdrop of surging subsidy deficits and public outcry against escalating energy bills, policymakers are faced with t...

Jan 7 2014, 11:36am CST