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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

Who's Paying For Your Free Airport Wi-Fi?

Who's Paying For the Free Airport Wi-Fi?

With banks of blinking slot machines situated just past the security check, McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas will ne...

Jan 22 2014, 12:50pm 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

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

Writing Off Justin Bieber's $75,000 Strip Club Bill

Writing Off Justin Bieber's $75,000 Strip Club Bill

Justin Bieber allegedly dropped $75,000 in just a few hours in a Miami strip club. The King of Diamonds club told TMZ that Mr....

Jan 22 2014, 2:26am CST

The Branding Secrets From Social Media Superstars

The Branding Secrets From Social Media Superstars

Ever wonder how certain people become social media superstars? How average, everyday people – not your typical celebrity – amas...

Jan 22 2014, 1:51am 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

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

New England Patriots Face Failure

New England Patriots Face Failure for Super Bowl 2014

The New England Patriots had a face off with the Denver Broncos in which their team proved to be a failure. This fall came abou...

Jan 20 2014, 6:57am 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

I4U news

Fantrax Has Found A Niche Hosting Dynasty Fantasy Sports Leagues

Leadership in the fantasy sports hosting market has been fairly stagnant in recent years, with the big three players (Yahoo, ES...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm 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

How To Avoid The Fate Of Rap Genius When Doing SEO

How To Avoid The Fate Of Rap Genius When Doing SEO

SEO, like many things in life, can be really good or really bad, depending on who’s doing it. Unfortunately, there are too many...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Amongst all the polls about how various groups view their prospects going into 2014, I’d like to see one polling people who hab...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

How Hybrid Publishers Innovate To Succeed

How Hybrid Publishers Innovate To Succeed

The intensity of competition in an industry is neither a matter of coincidence nor bad luck Michael Porter, Competitive Strate...

Jan 8 2014, 4:31pm CST

Sprint New 'Framily' Plan: Ugly Name, But A Beautiful Entrant Into The Mobile Price War

Sprint New 'Framily' Plan: Ugly Name, But A Beautiful Entrant Into The Mobile Price War

Pity poor Sprint. With the AT&T-T-Mobile war garnering all the headlines, the number three mobile carrier has had a tough t...

Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST

Obama's New IT Project Initiative - A Step In The Right Direction

Obama's New IT Project Initiative - A Step In The Right Direction

 The Wall Street Journal on Saturday had a front page article on the White House initiative to create a new agency to manage la...

Jan 7 2014, 7:26pm CST

Why Leadership Is About Dignity

Why Leadership Is About Dignity

“A bold new way of tackling poverty that’s about dignity, not dependence and choice, not charity.” When I first read that on Ac...

Jan 6 2014, 6:46am CST

I4U news

Selling social media clicks becomes big business

Selling clicks to boost social media accounts brings hundreds of millions of dollars SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Cele...

Jan 5 2014, 9:31am CST

Microsoft, Intel, GE, Attract Dividend Seeking Retirees, But Are They Bad Bets For 2014?

Microsoft, Intel, GE, Attract Dividend Seeking Retirees, But Are They Bad Bets For 2014?

Retired investors think they need income, which often leads them to favor large-cap value stocks paying fat dividends. Except,...

Jan 3 2014, 9:16am CST

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

For years, it has been the number one talking point of Obamacare supporters. People who are uninsured end up getting costly car...

Jan 2 2014, 1:51pm CST

How Big Should Your Network Be?

How Big Should Your Network Be?

There is a debate happening between software developers and scientists: How large can and should our networks be in this evolvi...

Jan 2 2014, 10:01am CST

Bitcoin's Incredible Year

Bitcoin's Incredible Year

Last year at this time, valued at just $13.50, one Bitcoin could get you a movie ticket if you could find a theater that had 1)...

Dec 31 2013, 4:31pm CST

Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures

Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures

Entering with fashion site Zalora in the Philippines in late 2011, Germany’s Rocket Internet has since been hatching dozens of...

Dec 31 2013, 3:41pm 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

Three Reasons Apple Should Outperform The Market In 2014

Three Reasons Apple Should Outperform The Market In 2014

Tim Cook gets paid more if Apple stock outperforms the S&P 500 index in 2014. His compensation is structured in a way that...

Dec 31 2013, 10:06am CST

I4U news

Apple's E-Book Monitor In Bureaucratic Court Fight Over Tim Cook And Al Gore Interviews

I will admit to finding this little story quite amusing. As we all know after Apple was found guilty of conspiring with the maj...

Dec 31 2013, 9:16am CST

Doug Richard Of Dragon's Den On Hong Kong's Startup Scene

Doug Richard Of Dragon's Den On Hong Kong's Startup Scene

Doug Richard rose to fame as an investor or “dragon” on the hit BBC TV program Dragon’s Den, the British equivalent of Shark Ta...

Dec 31 2013, 8:56am CST

I4U news

The Best Disruptive Writings Of 2013 -- Health Care Edition

Clayton Christensen famously coined the term “disruptive innovation” to describe “simple business applications that relentlessl...

Dec 30 2013, 4:31pm CST

Top Health Trend For 2014: Telehealth To Grow Over 50%. What Role For Regulation?

Top Health Trend For 2014: Telehealth To Grow Over 50%. What Role For Regulation?

For many years, telehealth advocates have accused payers of being unwilling to reimburse for proven telehealth interventions, w...

Dec 28 2013, 11:21am 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 tre...

Dec 27 2013, 9:26am CST

The True Cost Of Christmas: Santa's Tax Bill

The True Cost Of Christmas: Santa's Tax Bill

It’s Christmas Eve and this year, as always, at my house, there’s a lot of anticipation. And by anticipation, I mean that the k...

Dec 24 2013, 10:56pm CST

Get More Out Of Life As A 'New Senior Woman'

Get More Out Of Life As A 'New Senior Woman'

“My Mother’s Senior Years Were So Different From Mine.” That’s the title of the first chapter of the intriguing new book, The N...

Dec 23 2013, 9:06am CST

Obamacare Spends 'Other People's Money' To Make Healthcare Expensive And Scarce

Obamacare Spends 'Other People's Money' To Make Healthcare Expensive And Scarce

Who will decide what health care you may receive? Will it be you, in conjunction with your doctor? Or will it be the government...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

Responsive vs. Adaptive Websites: Six Questions To Ask

Responsive vs. Adaptive Websites: Six Questions To Ask

While choosing between adaptive and true responsive options for your business website, it’s important to think about your end u...

Dec 23 2013, 8:16am CST

How To Do World Domination Right: 5 Tips For Better Localization

How To Do World Domination Right: 5 Tips For Better Localization

The co-founders of Irish startup Soundwave offer tips for young companies bent on multilingual world domination. Startups aren’...

Dec 23 2013, 4:06am CST

I4U news

Weak US card security made Target a juicy target

US credit and debit cards use easy-to-replicate magnetic strip; rest of the world has moved on NEW YORK (AP) — Th...

Dec 22 2013, 2:31pm CST

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

As a presumed constitutional scholar, Barack Obama should know that while a president has authority to check the Legislative Br...

Dec 22 2013, 9:21am CST