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Big Liabilities For Uber, Sidecar And Lyft?

Big Liabilities For Uber, Sidecar And Lyft?

Are you sick of waiting for a taxi or limo? If you have a smartphone, you may be able to summon a car in minutes via Uber, Side...

Jan 8 2014, 11:01am CST

Entrepreneurs Aren't Intellectuals, Until It's Time To Raise Money

Entrepreneurs Aren't Intellectuals, Until It's Time To Raise Money

In a conversation I had with the brilliant small business consultant Michael Gerber 10 years ago, he told me, “…the whole entre...

Jan 8 2014, 10:01am CST

A Four-Step Guide To Funding Your Next Fix, aka Startup

A Four-Step Guide To Funding Your Next Fix, aka Startup

Hi. My name is Carl, and I am an entrepreneuraholic. It’s been seven months and 10 days since I started my last business. As so...

Jan 8 2014, 8:21am CST

Tatyana Ali Honors James Avery

Tatyana Ali Honors James Avery

Tatyana Ali paid tribute to James Avery after his death last week....

Jan 8 2014, 6:53am CST

Kraft Faces Velveeta Shortage

Velveeta Shortage to Affect Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is here and every sports lover wants to sit at home and watch the game with nachos and cheese dip. However, a sl...

Jan 8 2014, 3:07am CST

Multimillion-Pound Brain Fund Set Up To Stop Teachers Buying Into Neuroscience Myths

Multimillion-Pound Brain Fund Set Up To Stop Teachers Buying Into Neuroscience Myths

Neuroscience is full of urban myths that have latched on to the collective consciousness and stuck there. It’s not just the obv...

Jan 7 2014, 1:56pm 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

Movea Launches Wristband Reference Design at CES 2014

Movea Launches Wristband Reference Design at CES 2014

The world of fitness trackers is about to undergo a seismic shift. That is because many wristbands have been launched. Built by...

Jan 7 2014, 11:16am CST

Bezos Health Scare Draws Traders' Attention to Amazon Succession Plan

Bezos Health Scare Draws Traders' Attention to Amazon Succession Plan

When a kidney stone dropped into Jeff Bezos’s ureter while he was touring the Galapagos Islands by boat on New Year’s Day, his...

Jan 7 2014, 9:36am CST

20 Business Lessons You Don't Want To Learn The Hard Way

20 Business Lessons You Don't Want To Learn The Hard Way

A few months ago, we posed this question to ShortStack‘s Facebook fans: “What is one business lesson you learned the hard way?”...

Jan 7 2014, 8:27am CST

Target's Latest Failure And How To Spot A Scam

Target's Latest Failure And How To Spot A Scam

Undoubtedly you’ve heard about Target's recent loss of millions of consumers credit card data and associated PIN data. Who hasn...

Jan 7 2014, 7:36am CST

Downton Abbey Makes A Powerful Case For Economic Freedom

Downton Abbey Makes A Powerful Case For Economic Freedom

By Brian Brenberg Season 4 of Downton Abbey opened with the Crawley family continuing to mourn the loss of Sybil and Matthew. F...

Jan 7 2014, 7:16am CST

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Will The NSA Hack Wreck Apple Hopes in China?

It is three weeks now since Apple inked its new deal with China Mobile giving the Cupertino company access to the subscriber ba...

Jan 7 2014, 6:16am 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. E...

Jan 6 2014, 9:36pm CST

Sourcing Goods And Suppliers In China: A How-To Guide For Small Businesses

Sourcing Goods And Suppliers In China: A How-To Guide For Small Businesses

By Richard N. Frasch and Charlotte Zhanghaixia Westfall Horace Greeley, the famous early American newspaper editor and founder...

Jan 6 2014, 1:16pm CST

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

In a market environment where “hot buys” always make the headlines, often the best advice an investor can get is when to actua...

Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST

What You Need To Know About Taxes In 2014: Expired Tax Breaks, Obamacare Penalties & More

What You Need To Know About Taxes In 2014: Expired Tax Breaks, Obamacare Penalties & More

Tax season opens in 26 days. And here’s my big prediction: a lot of taxpayers will be taken by surprise. Despite all of those “...

Jan 5 2014, 6:31pm CST

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Social Media Plus Cooperation Can Prevent Target Credit Card Problems

The 40 million credit and debit cards affected by Target’s security breach has finally put the dangers of online shopping in th...

Jan 5 2014, 6:41am CST

Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks Of 2013

Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks Of 2013

The five highest performing cloud computing stocks year-to-date on the Cloud Computing Index are Qualys (NASDAQ: QYLS), Amazon...

Jan 4 2014, 12:16pm CST

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BlackBerry sues startup founded by Ryan Seacrest

BlackBerry alleges company started by Ryan Seacrest ripped off designs for iPhone keyboard SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — T...

Jan 3 2014, 2:46pm CST

Alicia Keys and Blackberry Call It Quits

Alicia Keys and Blackberry Call It Quits

Recording artist Alicia Keys is officially on her way out as global creative director for BlackBerry, the Canadian telecommunic...

Jan 3 2014, 2:46pm CST

Beware of "Story Stocks"

Beware of "Story Stocks"

Whatever you might think of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) you certainly can’t avoid it if you scan any financial news. Taking a look just...

Jan 3 2014, 9:26am CST

Microsoft's Xbox One Almost Went Entirely Disc-less After E3

Microsoft's Xbox One Almost Went Entirely Disc-less After E3

Microsoft was scrambling in the wake of E3 to alter the Xbox One after a wave of negative feedback about the company’s policies...

Jan 3 2014, 9:16am 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....

Jan 2 2014, 6:51pm CST

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How To Lose Financial Weight This Year

It’s that wonderful time of year again – January.  We have enjoyed a slew of holiday celebrations and a million reasons to eat...

Jan 2 2014, 9:11am CST

Dimon, Zuckerberg, Obama, Bezos, And More: Memorable Quotes Of 2013

Dimon, Zuckerberg, Obama, Bezos, And More: Memorable Quotes Of 2013

2013 saw more than its fair share of major storylines, everything from the gravity-defying performance of the equity markets to...

Jan 1 2014, 7:26pm CST

My 5 Predictions for 2014

My 5 Predictions for 2014

I am uncharacteristically optimistic about the coming year–at least as it relates to my primary focus of technology’s impact on...

Jan 1 2014, 3:06pm CST

First Taiwan Casino Open By 2019, Government Says

First Taiwan Casino Open By 2019, Government Says

Excuse the metaphor, but it’s always been a gamble to guess when Taiwan will start up its first casino. Voters in one county sa...

Jan 1 2014, 12:56am CST

Markets Finish 2013 With Record Highs

Markets Finish 2013 With Record Highs

Fittingly, a record-breaking 2013 finished with one last record-breaking day: on the last day of the year, the Dow and the S&am...

Dec 31 2013, 3:51pm 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

Cholesterol Controlling Surgery

Cholesterol Controlling Surgery

It has been found that bariatric surgery for weight loss purposes may reverse the ravages of the ageing process. Especially in...

Dec 31 2013, 1:26pm CST

I4U news

7 Reasons That Russia Is Not The Soviet Union

National Review published a rather overheated piece the other day that contained an entertaining line: “Russia has become the S...

Dec 31 2013, 8:46am CST

Review - 'The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty' Offers Family-Friendly Charm

Review - 'The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty' Offers Family-Friendly Charm

With so many of the recent bigger studio award-season productions targeted squarely at adults — including films like American H...

Dec 31 2013, 8:06am CST

13 Dramatic Year End Tax Strategies For 2013

13 Dramatic Year End Tax Strategies For 2013

The clock is ticking. 2013 is almost over which means that year end tax strategies are on the minds of many taxpayers. By now,...

Dec 31 2013, 12:16am CST

Top French Court Upholds 75% Tax While Footballers Eye Exit

Top French Court Upholds 75% Tax While Footballers Eye Exit

You have to hand it to the French for making tax news interesting. Their on-again off-again 75% tax on the wealthy fueled a wor...

Dec 30 2013, 1:41pm CST

Lisa Niemi Set to Wed Again

Lisa Niemi Set to Wed Again

Patrick Swayze's widow Lisa Niemi has found a new life partner. She is going to marry again. Niemi is now engaged to jewel...

Dec 30 2013, 6:10am 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 did...

Dec 30 2013, 6:01am CST

Lisa Niemi is Engaged

Lisa Niemi is Engaged

Patrick Swayze's widow Lisa Niemi is going to marry again. Niemi is now engaged to jeweler Albert DePrisco....

Dec 30 2013, 5:02am CST

Here's Why Microsoft Is Worried About Google Chromebooks

Here's Why Microsoft Is Worried About Google Chromebooks

In 2012, Google's Chromebooks captured a laughable 0.2% of computer purchases within United States-based businesses and institu...

Dec 29 2013, 12:36pm CST

Twitter Traded Every IPO Share On Thursday And Crossed $50 Billion In Value

Twitter Traded Every IPO Share On Thursday And Crossed $50 Billion In Value

Twitter was down $9.56 or 13% to $63.75 on Friday after being up $3.35 to $73.31 on Thursday to reach an all-time high. The sha...

Dec 29 2013, 10:26am CST