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Conan O'Brien is Being Paid To Review Video Games

Conan O'Brien is Being Paid To Review Video Games

In the midst of all this Xbox One/EA/Machimina/YouTube drama, gaming site Re/code did a bit of investigation into a more high p...

Jan 25 2014, 12:41pm CST

Apple Looking into Starting its own Mobile Payment Service

Apple Looking into Starting its own Mobile Payment Service

Apple has thought about the issue before but the plans got scrapped. Now, however, it is seriously looking into starting its ve...

Jan 25 2014, 1:29am CST

Why We Start Up Startups

Why We Start Up Startups

Thanks to the great Brad Feld for publishing this column in his blog today as well. Pause for a moment.  And ask you...

Jan 24 2014, 9:36am CST

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

30 years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh. More accurately, The Great Magician took it out of a bag and let it talk...

Jan 24 2014, 8:48am 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 Ad Chief Susan Wojcicki Talks about Next Big Battle

Google Ad Chief Susan Wojcicki Talks about Next Big Battle

Straightforward and unflashy, Susan Wojcicki doesn’t come off like the most powerful woman in advertising that Forbes and other...

Jan 23 2014, 2:31am CST

Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China

Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China

Tesla has announced pricing for its Model S sedan in China and in a surprise has decided to match its U.S. price, with one cave...

Jan 23 2014, 2:08am CST

Netflix And HBO: Has The House Of Cards Really Captured The Throne?

Netflix And HBO: Has The House Of Cards Really Captured The Throne?

Netflix reports earnings later today and optimism reigns, with 2 million new U.S. subscribers expected, according to a Blo...

Jan 22 2014, 9:39am 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

Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things

Endpoints Versus The Internet Of Things

Last week on Twitter, a few friends of mine, IT industry analysts and journalists, were tossing around the conversational ball....

Jan 22 2014, 4:13am CST

Davos Dispatch: Tech Titans On Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform

Tech Titans Talk Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform in Davos

Tech titans took the stage on the first morning at the World Economic Forum for a panel focused on changes in the digital lands...

Jan 22 2014, 4:12am CST

Las Vegas Casinos Accept Bitcoins

Las Vegas Casinos Accept Bitcoins

Las Vegas casinos now accepting cybercurrency Bitcoin; will work for rooms, food, not gambling LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas is ge...

Jan 21 2014, 1:20pm CST

Super Bowl 2014 Ads Preview on Youtube Ad Blitz

Super Bowl 2014 Ads Preview on Youtube Ad Blitz

A preview of the best Super Bowl ads for the year 2014 is finally here. You get a sneak peek at what is in and what is out in t...

Jan 20 2014, 1:11am CST

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The combination of students and mobile phones has long been a source of anxiety for teachers. Instead of being engrossed in the...

Jan 19 2014, 12:11pm 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

Did Target Malware Teen Take A Piece Of The Pie?

Did Target Malware Teen Take A Piece Of The Pie?

Security firm IntelCrawler has released evidence supporting the identity of the programmer behind the BlackPOS malware that inf...

Jan 18 2014, 8:46am CST

Antivirus Software is a Must

Antivirus Software is a Must

The iAntivirus is one of the best antivirus softwares for Mac as it will not let any bug pass it by. Antivirus software is a mu...

Jan 18 2014, 5:00am CST

Vanessa Hudgens Gets Protective

Vanessa Hudgens Protects BF

The High School Musical star, Vanessa Hudgens got all protective about her boyfriend Austin Butler on the Jay Leno Show. When L...

Jan 18 2014, 2:48am CST

Why Musicians Must Embrace Spotify And Pandora

Why Musicians Must Embrace Spotify And Pandora

Musicians need Spotify, Pandora and other streaming services more than ever. Yes, I know both independent artists and superstar...

Jan 17 2014, 6:21pm CST

Steam Matters For Indie Developers - 'Day Z' Offers A Million Reasons Why

Steam Matters For Indie Developers - 'Day Z' Offers A Million Reasons Why

As Day Z racks up a million sales in four weeks, Steam once again demonstrates its ability to make a game – even when its creat...

Jan 17 2014, 12:41pm CST

Facebook and NBC Look Towards A Social Winter Olympics, Just Don't Mention The Tape Delay Or #NBCfail

Facebook and NBC Look Towards A Social Winter Olympics, Just Don't Mention The Tape Delay Or #NBCfail

NBC and Facebook have announced a content sharing deal for coverage around this year’s Winter Olympics from Sochi in Russia. It...

Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST

A Little More Context On That Fired Yahoo Exec's Massive Golden Parachute

A Little More Context On That Fired Yahoo Exec's Massive Golden Parachute

As crazy as it sounds, severance packages worth more than $100 million — like the one Yahoo gave fired COO Henrique De Castro t...

Jan 17 2014, 10:31am CST

YouTube Starts Showing Preview of Super Bowl Ads for 2014

YouTube Starts Showing Preview of Super Bowl Ads for 2014

A preview of the best Super Bowl ads for the year 2014 is finally here. You get a sneak peek at what is in and what is out in t...

Jan 17 2014, 9:41am 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

Microsoft: Xbox One, PS4 Spec Differences 'Marginal'

Microsoft: Xbox One, PS4 Spec Differences 'Marginal'

What’s more powerful, the Xbox One or the PS4? We’ve been arguing that question since before Microsoft and Sony had told us any...

Jan 16 2014, 10:06am CST

I4U news

Apple's Cook Says iPhone China Mobile Deal Is The Beginning of A Beautiful Friendship

Apple CEO Tim Cook did something his predecessor, Steve Jobs, didn’t do in pursuit of a deal for the iPhone with China Mobile,...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad Released as Extended Version

AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad Released as Extended Version

The AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad has been released, titled Love. You can watch the 60 second ad below. A 30 second version of it is t...

Jan 15 2014, 2:12pm CST

Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer?

Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer?

Until yesterday I was hopeful about the future of the music business. Today not so much. All the indicators and predictions sho...

Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST

I4U news

SolarCity turns to retail investors for cash

SolarCity bets on new kind of financing _ selling bond-like securities to retail investors NEW YORK (AP) — Solar...

Jan 15 2014, 7:41am 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...

Jan 15 2014, 6:31am CST

Butterfinger Cups Add Peanut Butter for Super Bowl

Butterfinger Cups Add Peanut Butter for Super Bowl

Nestle’s Butterfinger Cups are about to come in the form of a delicious alternative product. The peanut butter flavor of the ne...

Jan 15 2014, 3:13am CST

I4U news

Where Will All The SMS Messages Go When Texting Dies?

The humble text message is not disappearing overnight, but less SMSs will be sent in 2014 than in 2013. People are communicatin...

Jan 14 2014, 7:36pm CST

This Could Be Why Gamestop Is In Real Trouble

This Could Be Why Gamestop Is In Real Trouble

As Brian Solomon is reporting today, Gamestop shares are taking a beating after experiencing a “greater than expected decline”...

Jan 14 2014, 3:56pm 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” Hal...

Jan 14 2014, 10:46am CST

I4U news

The Secret To "Having It All"

It was 1:45 PM on a Wednesday. I was sweating bullets as I ran to catch the train. I wasn’t headed to one of my usual big clien...

Jan 13 2014, 1:01pm 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...

Jan 13 2014, 9:51am CST

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

Two Words To Watch For In 2014

And neither one is Internet, of or things. But they aren’t new, either. They’re just old words making their way in a new year....

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am CST

8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable

8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable

Leaders that strive to be significant seek to create the greatest impact and influence.   These are the types of leaders that w...

Jan 13 2014, 8:51am CST

A Digital-Life Lesson: How Steve Jobs Almost Ruined Neil Young

A Digital-Life Lesson: How Steve Jobs Almost Ruined Neil Young

Neil Young played Carnegie Hall last week in a series of 4 critically acclaimed concerts. I was lucky enough to be at the secon...

Jan 13 2014, 8:01am CST

Chewbacca Tweeted Unseen Star Wars Photos

Chewbacca Tweeted Unseen Star Wars Photos

The famous Star Wars actor, Peter Mayhew who played the role of Chewbacca, tweeted a series of unseen Star Wars photos on the b...

Jan 13 2014, 6:16am CST