June


Xbox Originals to Launch Fresh Live Content to Xbox One, Xbox 360 in June

Xbox Originals to Launch on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and More Devices in June

Microsoft’s Xbox is ready to present some extraordinary entertainment fare from its platform. Xbox Originals are about to bring...

Apr 28 2014, 10:44am CDT

Microsoft to Release 6 Original TV Shows for Xbox in June, Over 12 Projects in Progress

Microsoft to Release 6 Original TV Shows for Xbox in June, Over 12 Projects in Progress

Microsoft wants to follow the lead of Amazon, Netflix and Yahoo. That is why it is turning to the silver screen as a publicity...

Apr 7 2014, 2:36pm CDT

Xirrus Lets Las Vegas Sands Charge WiFi Premium

Xirrus enables Las Vegas Sands Casino to Charge WiFi Premium

As a hotel guest, I am always annoyed when I am required to pay extra for WiFi. But thanks to WiFi service from a Thousand Oaks...

Jan 26 2014, 10:08am 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

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

Time has Come for Bigger iPhone 6

Time has Come for Bigger iPhone 6

Another week brings more rumors of an iPhone 6 with a bigger screen; this time around the skinny from a Chinese analyst is that...

Jan 21 2014, 1:24pm CST

Mozilla has just got its first Firefox OS tablets from Foxconn

Mozilla has just got its first Firefox OS tablets from Foxconn

With the obvious exception of the Mozilla Inc. themselves, the Firefox OS might not have got a bigger fan than the Foxconn Inc....

Jan 21 2014, 6:28am CST

Google Glass's Chief Pundit Reaches For The Doomed Word

Google Glass is Doomed

Google Glass is becoming an enigma. Over the past week the fashion world, via hair care product vendor L’Oreal, made a bigger c...

Jan 20 2014, 7:44am CST

Wednesday At Lunch Time Is Best Time For Prospecting Calls

Wednesday At Lunch Time Is Best Time For Prospecting Calls

The Web is the number one lead generation channel for B2B marketers.  Social communities, websites and the Internet are destina...

Jan 18 2014, 3:16pm CST

I4U news

High court takes cases on cellphone searches

Supreme Court will weigh police power to search arrestees' cellphones without a warrant WASHINGTON (AP) — The Sup...

Jan 17 2014, 2:51pm CST

I4U news

Questions and answers about Obama's new NSA rules

Questions and answers about Obama's plan to rein in NSA snooping on phone records and emails WASHINGTON (AP) — Pr...

Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim Suspected Of Trying To Circumvent New Anti-Monopoly Telecom Regulations

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim Suspected Of Trying To Circumvent New Anti-Monopoly Telecom Regulations

With the apparent intention of circumventing new antitrust regulations, Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s fixed-line phone mono...

Jan 17 2014, 11:51am CST

I4U news

Facebook adds trending topics to site

Facebook adds trending topics to site to tell users what people are posting about NEW YORK (AP) — In a move that...

Jan 16 2014, 3:47pm CST

I4U news

For Obama, NSA review a quest for public trust

For Obama, NSA review a quest to regain public trust in surveillance operations WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with Edwa...

Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST

Under the Dome Season 2 Premiere Date Announced

Under the Dome Season 2 Premiere Date Announced

Premiere will happen in late June...

Jan 16 2014, 11:19am CST

How Big Is Twitch's Audience? Huge.

How Big Is Twitch's Audience? Huge.

Gaming-centric video web site Twitch ended 2013 with more than 45 million unique monthly viewers who watched, on average, 106 m...

Jan 16 2014, 8:16am CST

Apple Refund of $32.5 Million for Unauthorized Kids' App Purchases

Apple to Refund $32.5 Million for Unauthorized App Purchases by Kids

Apple has been forced to cough up some cash due to negligence on its part. A refund of $32.5 million will be made to customers...

Jan 16 2014, 2:00am CST

'Grossly Inadequate': The Charter-Time Warner Cable Merger Battle Turns Nasty

'Grossly Inadequate': The Charter-Time Warner Cable Merger Battle Turns Nasty

On Monday, Charter Communications offered to buy Time Warner Cable at a value of $61 billion. Two days later, the companies are...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

Apple Has To Pay $32.5 M To Parents Whose Kids Accidentally Bought Things On the App Store

Apple Has To Pay $32.5 M To Parents Whose Kids Accidentally Bought Things On the App Store

If your little ones have been breaking the bank over gems in Hay Day without your permission, you’re entitled to a refund, acco...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: JUNE from Netatmo

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: JUNE from Netatmo

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: JUNE from Netatmo...

Jan 15 2014, 11:44am CST

Net Neutrality Ruling: What Happens Now?

Net Neutrality Ruling: What Happens Now?

Yesterday’s Appeal Court ruling against the FCC's net neutrality rules will probably not mark the end of the internet as we kno...

Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

To broaden its fundraising base and support its growth, SolarCity said Wednesday it will tap new types of investors by launchin...

Jan 15 2014, 7:21am CST

I4U news

Charter calls TW Cable a 'turnaround project'

Charter calls Time Warner Cable a 'turnaround project' with 'failed' strategy LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charter Communic...

Jan 14 2014, 6:26pm CST

These 12 Companies All Want Your Body In 2014

These 12 Companies All Want Your Body In 2014

Wearable computing is the ultimate convergence arena. Stimulated of course by Google and Google Glass, excited by Apple’s still...

Jan 14 2014, 9:46am CST

I4U news

Wearables And Marketing IPOs: Why A Top Forrester Analyst Jumped Ship For StrongView

When Oracle shelled out $1.5 billion for cross-channel marketer Responsys last month, it seemed a clear response to Salesforce....

Jan 13 2014, 6:31pm CST

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Amongst all the polls about how various groups view their prospects going into 2014, I’d like to see one polling people who hab...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

Apple's Latest Ad Is Pure Poetry

Apple's Latest Ad Is Pure Poetry

In 11 days, Apple’s Macintosh computer will turn 30 years old. That machine was introduced with a 60-second TV ad that is among...

Jan 13 2014, 9:51am CST

I4U news

The hottest gadgets of CES: 3-D printers to 4K TVs

The coolest tech at CES, from driverless cars to sugar printers and heat cameras for iPhones LAS VEGAS (AP) — The...

Jan 12 2014, 1:16pm CST

Prada Appears To Follow Italy's Latest Fashion Trend: Tax Transfers, Allegations Of Evasion

Prada Appears To Follow Italy's Latest Fashion Trend: Tax Transfers, Allegations Of Evasion

Clearly, the fashion gods are angry. Last year, Italian tax authorities took on the fashion house of Dolce & Gabbana, even...

Jan 11 2014, 8:11pm 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

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

WellDoc Raises $20 Million To Market First Mobile Prescription For Diabetes Management

WellDoc Raises $20 Million To Market First Mobile Prescription For Diabetes Management

WellDoc, which sells a type 2 diabetes interactive management program on a mobile device, raised $20 million from Merck Global...

Jan 10 2014, 8:21am CST

I4U news

Gadget Watch: Car game leaves Hot Wheels in dust

Gadget Watch: iPhone-controlled toy car game leaves Hot Wheels and tracks with rails in dust LAS VEGAS (AP) — So...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

I thought it was a good point to review my pontificating in 2013. So I’ve pulled all my articles from the year to see if I’m a...

Jan 9 2014, 11:36am 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

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Joe Tsai had been working in Hong Kong for four years as an executive at Swedish investment company Investor AB when in 1999, h...

Jan 8 2014, 6:51am 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

How Wearable Tech's SCOTTEVEST Is Setting The Bar For PR

How Wearable Tech's SCOTTEVEST Is Setting The Bar For PR

It is a coincidence that I am writing about SCOTTEVEST the week the company announced its ability at CES to provide the first c...

Jan 7 2014, 11:16pm CST