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Star Wars Christmas Lights Video Goes Viral

Star Wars Christmas Lights Video Goes Viral

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

The Best 2014 Super Bowl Ads

The Best 2014 Super Bowl Ads

Tesla Roadster Makes Comeback

Tesla Roadster Makes Comeback

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Quit Smoking To Avoid Third-Hand Smoke

Quit Smoking To Avoid Third-Hand Smoke Quit smoking before the third-hand smoke destroys your and your kid's health.

Mar 21 2014, 12:40pm CDT

Quit Smoking Before Third-Hand Smoke Destroys Your Kid's Health

Quit Smoking Before Third-Hand Smoke Destroys Your Kid's Health The conclusion most physicians and health experts have arrived at is that people ought to quit smoking. The reason is third-hand fumes which might undermine your health and the well being of your near and dear ones.

Mar 21 2014, 4:45am CDT

Entreprenuer Just Made A $1.9 Million Bet On Super Bowl Suites

Entreprenuer Just Made A $1.9 Million Bet On Super Bowl Suites Part of being a sports fan is the risk you sign on for every year and every game, putting your emotion on the line for a bunch of grown men who generally make more money than you.  John Chen, however, has taken...

Jan 24 2014, 2:14am CST

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy “You gotta meet Demetri while you’re in town.” The text message had come from an entrepreneur and investor I knew. One of those guys with enviable and inexplicable links to business heroes and at least a couple...

Jan 22 2014, 5:06am CST

Hearthstone's Open Beta Is Officially Live

Hearthstone's Open Beta Is Officially Live Blizzard can be quite stealthy when they want to be, and all of a sudden, after months and months of waiting, they’ve flung open the gates of the Hearthstone beta. The Warcraft-themed online card game has been in closed...

Jan 22 2014, 5:00am CST

Lindsay Lohan Announces ‘Inconceivable’

Lindsay Lohan Reveals New Film at Sundance Lindsay Lohan announced her new movie ‘Inconceivable’, in which she is going to work, at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, on Monday, January 20th.

Jan 22 2014, 12:22am CST

Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching"

Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching" Allison Todd has observed the effect that leading change has on employees as their companies transform. Here she draws a parallel between her favorite hobby (dance) and the effects of great leadership. One thing you’ll...

Jan 16 2014, 5:36am CST

I4U news

Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games WASHINGTON (AP) — Plenty of parents have been there — handing over the iPhone or iPad to a child while waiting...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

CES 2015 News
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 whose children made application purchases worth such an astronomical amount.

Jan 16 2014, 2:00am CST

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media Do your kids need to disconnect? Are video games and the proliferation of mobile devices making us expect constant stimulation? Are we raising a generation of kids that believe they are entitled to be entertained at...

Jan 15 2014, 6:31am CST

DayZ Hits 1 Million Sales

DayZ Hits 1 Million Sales The one-time Arma II mod turned standalone game DayZ continues to steamroll the world of PC gaming. Developer Dean “Rocket” Hall just announced 1 million sales in 4 weeks – at $29.99 a copy, that gives Dean “Rocket Hall...

Jan 14 2014, 10:46am 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 ‘70s, he’d survived what Forbes called “the most catastrophic short play in modern times” to...

Jan 14 2014, 10:06am 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 for kids, which is an accurate description, but doesn’t fully capture the value it provides...

Jan 13 2014, 8:41pm 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 the most iconic commercials of all time. Yesterday, the company debuted a new spot (linked...

Jan 13 2014, 9:51am CST

Joe Carnahan on Directing 'The Blacklist', Slowing Down His New Film 'Stretch', and His Future In Both Mediums

Joe Carnahan on Directing 'The Blacklist', Slowing Down His New Film 'Stretch', and His Future In Both Mediums With current TV projects like The Blacklist and active film projects like Stretch, it’s hard to believe Joe Carnahan would have any time to speak about his evolving career. But in this exclusive interview, Joe took a...

Jan 13 2014, 9:51am CST

Pamela Anderson Marries Again

Pamela Anderson Marries Former Husband Rick Salomon Pamela Anderson has married her former husband Rick Salomon. The expensive ring she wore on her finger is visible proof of this nuptial bliss. She is set on the same path as the beautiful Elizabeth Taylor.

Jan 13 2014, 2:57am CST

Pamela Anderson remarries Rick Salomon

Pamela Anderson remarries Rick Salomon After filing for divorce in 2008, exes Pamela Anderson and Rick Salomon are now married again.

Jan 12 2014, 7:46pm 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, eventually imposing a fine of 343.3 million euros ($439.70 million U.S.) as restitution for...

Jan 11 2014, 8:11pm CST

Parrot Introduces at CES its New MiniDrone & Jumping Sumo, and Zik Headphones

Parrot Introduces at CES its New MiniDrone & Jumping Sumo, and Zik Headphones Parrot brought this week to CES two of its new drones that are controlled wirelessly from Apple's devices, and a pair of special headphones

Jan 10 2014, 1:13pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: FiLIP smart watch from Filip Technologies

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: FiLIP smart watch from Filip Technologies CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: FiLIP smart watch from Filip Technologies

Jan 10 2014, 9:46am CST

Toddler Cursing Video Goes Viral

Cursing Toddler Video Goes Viral A video that went viral showed a toddler cursing profanities and displaying his middle finger while being encouraged by three adults. The video was cause for concern since children shouldn’t be exposed to such foul language. The police force has removed the child from the wretched home where he was living under such conditions.

Jan 10 2014, 3:11am 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 long, Hot Wheels. You just got lapped by toy race-car company Anki, which...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST

I4U news

Old meets new in 2014 video game lineup Master Chief, Meet Aiden Pearce : Old faces collide with new ones in 2014 video game lineup LOS ANGELES (AP) — The usual suspects are back in new video game installments in 2014 — Mario, Solid Snake and...

Jan 9 2014, 10:56am CST

I4U news

Best Of FORBES: The Polar Vortex, 30 Under 30 And Self-Driving Cars “The polar vortex gripping the nation has brought a crazy week for natural gas. On Monday the demand for gas nationwide hit a record 125 billion cubic feet as homeowners and power generators sought to burn as much of it...

Jan 8 2014, 5:01pm CST

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Few 'wearables' balance fashion and function Gadget show is awash in 'wearable' devices, but questions of acceptance and usefulness remain LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gadget lovers are slipping on fitness bands that track movement and buckling on smartwatches...

Jan 8 2014, 3:51pm CST

I, Robot Journalist: Beaming Into CES 2014 From My Kitchen

I, Robot Journalist: Beaming Into CES 2014 From My Kitchen I’ve never been to the technology orgy party that is the Consumer Electronics Show. Many of my Forbes colleagues are there, reporting on the latest, greatest, and creepiest gadgets in the pipeline. I decided to dip my...

Jan 8 2014, 3:11pm CST

I4U news

Gadget Watch: The Internet-connected toothbrush Gadget Watch: The toothbrush that knows how you're brushing, and can tell your dentist LAS VEGAS (AP) — Armbands that track how much you move have become popular ways to motivate people to get fit. But how...

Jan 8 2014, 2:01pm 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 than that of Jack Andraka, the 16-year-old who created a prototype cancer diagnostic test and...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

Volkswagen Super Bowl 2014 Ad announced

Volkswagen Super Bowl 2014 Ad announced Volkswagen is back for the Super Bowl 2014 chasing their mega Super Bowl Ad success with the Darth Vader kid.

Jan 8 2014, 8:00am CST

Cracker Barrel Waitress Serves Up Happiness, Gets Tip & More

Cracker Barrel Waitress Serves Up Happiness, Gets Tip & More “Can you give us your grumpiest server?” That was the request made by two men at a Nebraska Cracker Barrel. The hostess couldn’t accommodate their request. There are no grumpy servers here, she told them. Instead, she...

Jan 6 2014, 11:51pm CST

China's Relaxation Of Its One-Child Policy Is A Bright Spot From 2013

China's Relaxation Of Its One-Child Policy Is A Bright Spot From 2013 By Scott Beaulier As the year came to an end, there were plenty of things from 2013 to look back on and be pessimistic about. Edward Snowden’s revelations about the scale and scope of NSA spying, for example, were...

Jan 6 2014, 9:36pm CST

Startups Don't Go Bankrupt -- Founders Do

Startups Don't Go Bankrupt -- Founders Do As startup Founders, we are constantly focused on making sure our fledgling companies have enough runway to grow.  We believe that if the company’s bank account runs out, the company goes bankrupt and it’s game over....

Jan 6 2014, 2:46pm CST

Gotcha! What All Brands Can Learn From Justin Bieber in 2014

Gotcha! What All Brands Can Learn From Justin Bieber in 2014 So the word that defines my livelihood is grist for the dumpster? That’s the opinion of Timothy Egan, anyway, as stated in a recent editorial in The New York Times. “Brand,” along with “artisan,” “gluten-free,” and “...

Jan 6 2014, 2:16pm CST

Adam Smith, Né George Goodman, Call Name, Jerry (In Memoriam)

Adam Smith, Né George Goodman, Call Name, Jerry (In Memoriam) “Desuetude,” Jerry enunciated on the phone. “I like how you used desuetude in your last column. Nobody uses that word anymore. Bill Buckley woulda used desuetude, but not a street kid from the Bronx, like you.” This was...

Jan 6 2014, 1:36pm 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.  Should you hang on to the items that seem cool at Christmas but that, deep down, you know will...

Jan 6 2014, 12:36am CST

Google Glass Meets Prescription Lenses--Something Every Geek Will Love

Google Glass Meets Prescription Lenses--Something Every Geek Will Love OK, I admit it.  I’m a geek.  And my glasses have been a badge of honor that I have worn all my life. And when Google Glass become available, it was love at first sight.  Well, almost.  As a Google Glass Explorer, my...

Jan 5 2014, 1:31pm CST

Li Ming, Briefly Owner of Digital Domain, Dies

Li Ming, Briefly Owner of Digital Domain, Dies Li Ming, the CEO of Beijing based media company Galloping Horse, died of myocardial infarction at age 48 on Thursday evening. Born to a family with military background, Li made his fortune as an advertising agent for...

Jan 2 2014, 6:51pm CST

7 Easy Steps To Decluttering -- And Profiting From It

7 Easy Steps To Decluttering -- And Profiting From It As you start the new year, you’re probably making resolutions and other plans for your fresh, clean slate. What if you challenged yourself to make 2014 your best year yet? As outlined in these seven steps to living your...

Jan 1 2014, 8:06am CST

2013: A Whole Lot Of Rough And A Few Diamonds

2013: A Whole Lot Of Rough And A Few Diamonds My colleague Ken Perlman offers an insightful perspective on the past year. This year, 2013, was the “year that wasn’t.” We didn’t have any of the transformational changes that marked years past. No Olympic Games No...

Dec 30 2013, 6:01am CST

15 Under-Appreciated Events That Affected The Music Business In 2013

15 Under-Appreciated Events That Affected The Music Business In 2013 We’re coming to the end of 2013, so now is a good time to look back at the music business happenings of the year to see the trends and events that affected it. The following 15 events may have been taken lightly at the...

Dec 27 2013, 9:26am CST