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Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

1978’s “The Deer Hunter” established him as one of the most vibrant voices of his time....

Jul 3 2016, 3:14am CDT

'Candy Crush Saga' Maker Takes Down Game: Denies Cloning

'Candy Crush Saga' Maker Takes Down Game: Denies Cloning

Earlier today we reported on accusations that King, the maker of mobile hit Candy Crush Saga, had commissioned a clone of...

Jan 28 2014, 4:15am CST

LG Electronics Pulls To unexpected Q4 Loss

LG Electronics Pulls To unexpected Q4 Loss

LG Electronics reports unexpected 4Q loss due to foreign exchange rates, mobile stays in red SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Elect...

Jan 27 2014, 2:26am CST

Scarlett Johansson defends SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad

Scarlett Johansson defends SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad

SodaStream made a big splash revealing Scarlett Johansson as its first-ever Brand Ambassador. SodaStream has already got more a...

Jan 27 2014, 2:20am CST

Intuit Super Bowl 2014 Ad is the Best

Intuit Super Bowl 2014 Ad is the Best

With over 100 million salivating Super Bowl viewers on deck, it no longer shocks me that companies will pay $4 million for a sp...

Jan 25 2014, 8:04am 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

Carl Icahn snaps up another $500M of Apple stock

Carl Icahn Buys another $500M of Apple Shares

Billionaire Icahn invests another $500 million in Apple, arguing the stock remains a bargain SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Outspoken bil...

Jan 24 2014, 6:26am CST

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

As Samsung bids goodbye to stellar 2013, mixed views on its future SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For Samsung Electronics and its 27...

Jan 24 2014, 1:14am CST

Are you Buying Fitness Wearables From Electronics Companies?

Are you Buying Fitness Wearables From Electronics Companies?

Having spent the week at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), it would appear that fitness & sport tech has s...

Jan 23 2014, 7:10am CST

Lenovo is Buying Part of IBM Server Business for $2.3B

Lenovo is Buying Part of IBM Server Business for $2.3B

PC maker Lenovo Group buys part of IBM server business for $2.3 billion BEIJING (AP) — China's Lenovo Group is buying part of I...

Jan 23 2014, 4:01am CST

BlackBerry Stock Surges Surprisingly

BlackBerry Stock Surges Surprisingly

Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry continued its surprising stock rally on Wednesday, bringing it up over 26% over the last...

Jan 23 2014, 3:00am CST

Icahn Continues to Bet on Apple Stock

Icahn Continues to Bet on Apple Stock

Carl Icahn invests another $500 million in Apple with vote on stock-buyback proposal looming SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Activist inve...

Jan 23 2014, 2:45am CST

Between is an App for Lovers

Between is an App for Lovers

App Watch: Will you be my Between? App creates private space for you and your special person SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — If ever...

Jan 23 2014, 2:27am CST

Toshiba Completes OCZ Acquisition

Toshiba Completes OCZ Acquisition

OCZ is now a wholly owned Toshiba subsidary...

Jan 22 2014, 10:57am CST

Volkswagen Super Bowl 2014 Ad: Carmen Electra Talks about the Sexy Ad

Volkswagen Super Bowl 2014 Ad: Carmen Electra Talks about the Sexy Ad

Volkswagen released again a very cool and sexy Super Bowl ad teaser that will likely have nothing to do with the actual VW Supe...

Jan 22 2014, 2:31am CST

Microsoft pays Machinima partners to mention Xbox One on Video

Microsoft pays Machinima partners to mention Xbox One on Video

Confidential Xbox One video payment guidelines surface from Microsoft...

Jan 21 2014, 12:23pm CST

Mozilla Inc partners with Taiwan OEM to make Firefox OS tablets

Mozilla Inc partners with Taiwan OEM to make Firefox OS tablets

A famous Taiwan based company is teaming up with the Mozilla Inc. to build up tablets running on the newly hyped Firefox OS ope...

Jan 21 2014, 5:44am CST

Candy Crush Saga Trademarked Candy And Apple's App Store Is Helping Enforce It

Candy Crush Saga Trademarked Candy And Apple's App Store Is Helping Enforce It

Candy Crush Saga is the most pervasive casual game phenomena since Angry Birds and it seems intent on crushing any potential co...

Jan 21 2014, 3:46am CST

Volkswagen Super Bowl 2014 Ad Teaser stars Sexy Carmen Electra

Volkswagen Super Bowl 2014 Ad Teaser stars Sexy Carmen Electra

Volkswagen released again a very cool Super Bowl ad teaser that will likely have nothing to do with the actual Volkswagen Super...

Jan 21 2014, 3:40am CST

Microsoft Pays Youtubers To Promote Xbox One?

Microsoft Pays Youtubers To Promote Xbox One?

Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One are already locked in one of the biggest mainstream marketing battles in the world right no...

Jan 21 2014, 2:50am CST

HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet launched in India

HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet, Slate7 VoiceTab tablet launched in India

After much speculation and anticipation, tech giant HP has finally launched their highly anticipated HP Slate6 VoiceTab phablet...

Jan 20 2014, 10:12am 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

Fireweb, LG's first ever Firefox OS based handset shows up at the CES

Fireweb, LG's first ever Firefox OS based handset shows up at the CES

Korean tech. giant, LG's first-ever Firefox OS based handset has already been making the Latina rounds in the Brazil, wher...

Jan 20 2014, 6:24am CST

BlackBerry opening up to native Android apps

BlackBerry opening up to native Android apps

The Canadian Smartphone maker, BlackBerry Inc. has reportedly begun approaching the Android apps and games developers about get...

Jan 20 2014, 6:18am CST

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Keeping you in the loop on just a few of the many things that happened around Apple this week. China Mobile starts selling iPho...

Jan 18 2014, 8:16pm CST

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Following this week’s announcement that Google has agreed to purchase connected home device maker Nest for $3.2 billion there h...

Jan 18 2014, 11:16am 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

RSA Boycotters To Hold Their Own Conference Across The Street

RSA Boycotters To Hold Their Own Conference Across The Street

After a Reuters report last month claimed the NSA paid security company RSA $10 million for a backdoor into their encryption te...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31am CST

I4U news

AP Source: NSA phone data control may come to end

AP Source: President Barack Obama to call for ending NSA's control of Americans' phone data WASHINGTON (AP) — Pre...

Jan 17 2014, 6:21am CST

I4U news

Europe launches RoboEarth: 'Wikipedia for Robots'

European universities launch project to speed robotic development, enable bot-to-bot learning EINDHOVEN, Netherla...

Jan 17 2014, 3:01am 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

'The Banner Saga' Review: Beautiful, But Not Quite Brilliant (PC)

'The Banner Saga' Review: Beautiful, But Not Quite Brilliant (PC)

The moment I laid eyes on indie developer Stoic’s The Banner Saga, I wanted to love everything about it. The art-style is simpl...

Jan 16 2014, 11:26pm CST

Despite PC 'Stabilization' Intel Shares Trend Down On Tepid Outlook

Despite PC 'Stabilization' Intel Shares Trend Down On Tepid Outlook

Desktop computers still make up a large portion of chip maker Intel's business, but PC sales have been declining sharply in rec...

Jan 16 2014, 4:36pm 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

Anheuser-Busch will Air 5 Beer Super Bowl 2014 Ads

Anheuser-Busch will Air 5 Beer Super Bowl 2014 Ads

The Budweiser maker announced today their Super Bowl 2014 Ad plans....

Jan 15 2014, 2:22pm CST

To Get Funded On Kickstarter, Talk About Cats And Karma (And Don't Grovel)

To Get Funded On Kickstarter, Talk About Cats And Karma (And Don't Grovel)

If you’ve contributed to a lot of strangers’ Kickstarter campaigns, you no doubt thought you were giving money to projects you...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

I4U news

Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes

Google counts on latest acquisition to open doors as homes get smarter in digital world SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST

I4U news

Officials: Obama likely to OK phone record changes

AP sources: Obama expected to back changes to NSA surveillance with Congress handling details WASHINGTON (AP) — P...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST