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The Termsheet is the Latest Startup Thriller

The Termsheet is the Latest Startup Thriller

After selling his startup, Lucas Carlson decided to write a book. Like most self-important entrepreneurs on a mission to change...

Jul 10 2014, 2:48am CDT

Harper Lee Gives Permission for her Novel’s E-Book

Harper Lee: To Kill a Mockingbird Goes Digital

The hermit author Harper Lee has given permission for an e-book of her novel “To Kill a Mockingbird”. The modern classic will a...

Apr 29 2014, 8:35am CDT

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

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

Apple to Launch Bigger iPhones in Second Half of Year

Apple to Launch Bigger iPhones in Second Half of Year

Apple is all set to make some radical changes in its upcoming iPhones that will come in second half of this year. The major shi...

Jan 24 2014, 2:32am CST

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journal...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

5 Reasons Why Valve Steam Machines Won't Disrupt Industry

5 Reasons Why Valve Steam Machines Won't Disrupt Industry

There’s plenty of hype and excitement over the coming of the Steam Machine—a Linux-powered gaming PC designed for big-screen (f...

Jan 22 2014, 6:21am 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 ope...

Jan 22 2014, 5:00am CST

Contact Lenses to Measure Glucose Levels

Contact Lenses to Measure Glucose Levels

Google is going to create a pair of contact lenses with some micro-circuitry in them. They will measure the glucose levels of d...

Jan 22 2014, 4:02am 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

Tom Jones is a Name to Reckon with

Tom Jones is a Name to Reckon with

The illustrious playwright, Tom Jones is definitely a name to reckon with. Despite the fact that he is an old man by now, his f...

Jan 21 2014, 7:40am CST

Top Earning Free-to-Play Game You've Never Heard Of

Top Earning Free-to-Play Game You've Never Heard Of

SuperData Research has just come out with their annual list that shows what they estimate to be the top earning free-to-play on...

Jan 20 2014, 9:12am CST

Gabe Newell Is 'Fine' With EA's Origin On Steam Machines

Gabe Newell Is 'Fine' With EA's Origin On Steam Machines

While Valve’s fleet of Steam Machines may be laying the groundwork for some massive future shift in console and PC gaming, in t...

Jan 19 2014, 10:41am CST

Five Announcements Nintendo Should Make Right Now

Five Announcements Nintendo Should Make Right Now

As expected, yesterday Nintendo’s stock plunged by 18% after the news that they were cutting their Wii U and 3DS forecasts by h...

Jan 18 2014, 9:26am CST

I4U news

FDA OKs mental disability blood test for infants

FDA approves novel genetic test that screens infants for predictors of mental handicaps WASHINGTON (AP) — The Foo...

Jan 17 2014, 3:01pm 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

'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

Google Builds Mindshare For Dart App Framework With Virtual Machines On Runnable

Google Builds Mindshare For Dart App Framework With Virtual Machines On Runnable

Google announced today that it will distribute working demos its Dart app framework through Runnable, the Palo Alto startup tha...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Of Course A Book About Bitcoin Should Be Sold For Bitcoin

Of Course A Book About Bitcoin Should Be Sold For Bitcoin

Last spring, people were getting all excited about Bitcoin because its value surged from a movie ticket to a fancy dinner for t...

Jan 16 2014, 10:26am CST

Bitcoin Breaks Out, You Can Now Pay The IRS In Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Breaks Out, You Can Now Pay The IRS In Cryptocurrency

As bitcoin moves away from being known only to the tech cognoscenti and becomes a real viable currency that is adopted broadly,...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

FDA Advisory Panel Votes In Favor Of Approval For Merck's Vorapaxar

FDA Advisory Panel Votes In Favor Of Approval For Merck's Vorapaxar

The FDA’s Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee voted 10-1 in favor of approval for vorapaxar, Merck's novel thromb...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

Telepresence Robot Beam+ Targets Consumers, Slashing Price To $1,000 From $16,000

Telepresence Robot Beam+ Targets Consumers, Slashing Price To $1,000 From $16,000

It’s been argued that telepresence robots like Beam were among the creepiest gadgets at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show,...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

Beyerdynamic DX 160 iE In-Ear Headphone Review: Solid, Comfortable, And Inexpensive

Beyerdynamic DX 160 iE In-Ear Headphone Review: Solid, Comfortable, And Inexpensive

The Beyerdynamic DX 160 iE are smaller than the last Beyerdynamic headphone I reviewed. A lot smaller, since those were big ope...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

How The PS4 And Xbox One Renewed GameStop's Lease On Life

How The PS4 And Xbox One Renewed GameStop's Lease On Life

GameStop shares came crashing down a few days ago when the company announced lower than expected game sales over the holidays (...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11am 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

Greg 'Ghostcrawler' Street Jumps From Blizzard To Riot Games

Greg 'Ghostcrawler' Street Jumps From Blizzard To Riot Games

Riot Games has just hired Greg “Ghostcrawler’ Street as the new Lead Designer for the world’s most popular game, League of Lege...

Jan 14 2014, 11:06am CST

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

I recommend that entrepreneurs – regardless of where they live – check out the New York Tech Meetup (NYTM). This monthly mini-c...

Jan 14 2014, 9:06am CST

Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance

Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance

When word came out that the FDA was shutting down the popular Silicon-valley based genetic testing service 23andme, public sent...

Jan 14 2014, 8:36am CST

I4U news

Merck's Vorapaxar Gets Positive FDA Review

A few years ago a novel antiplatelet agent from Merck seemed all but dead. Vorapaxar, a thrombin receptor antagonist, was widel...

Jan 13 2014, 2:31pm CST

SimCity Adding Formerly 'Impossible' Offline Mode

SimCity Adding Formerly 'Impossible' Offline Mode

It’s been nearly ten months since the disastrous launch of EA’s SimCity, a game that served as a cautionary tale of what happen...

Jan 13 2014, 10:01am CST

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forb...

Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST

12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward

12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward

The emergence of innovative software and apps is transforming the way payments are made and the global commerce ecosystem. This...

Jan 12 2014, 8:16pm CST

What's Going On With Lara Croft's New Look In Her PS4/Xbox One Revamp?

What's Going On With Lara Croft's New Look In Her PS4/Xbox One Revamp?

There will likely be many current-gen games reformatted for the next generation of consoles when all is said and done, but prec...

Jan 12 2014, 11:36am CST

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

It has been said that the Internet is like all the world’s books gathered in one place, then thrown indiscriminately on the flo...

Jan 12 2014, 11:06am CST

Technology In The Crib: The Smart Baby Onesie

Technology In The Crib: The Smart Baby Onesie

As wearable technology becomes more mainstream–evident from the plethora of vendors showcasing at CES 2014 last week–one thing...

Jan 12 2014, 1:26am CST

We Need Entrepreneurs Who Can Drive Global Change

We Need Entrepreneurs Who Can Drive Global Change

By most definitions of the term, an entrepreneur is someone who starts a new business, incorporating innovative changes to exis...

Jan 11 2014, 6:31pm CST

An Inside Explanation Of Why Third Parties Have Left The Wii U

An Inside Explanation Of Why Third Parties Have Left The Wii U

While it’s Saturday, and there isn’t much news in the video game world, I absolutely must point you to a fantastic read over at...

Jan 11 2014, 10:31am CST

I4U news

The Rise Of The Biobot: Mixing Biology And Technology

In a recent article posted on the The Guardian website, author and new-age guru Deepak Chopra made an interesting observation....

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm CST