Mae Young Died WWE Hall of Famer, Johnnie Mae Young died at the age of 90. Young passed away on Tuesday, January 14th due to an unspecified illness at her home in Columbia, South Carolina.
Jan 16 2014, 5:58am CST
Former Northrop CEO Thomas Jones dies at 93 Thomas Jones, 30-year CEO of Northrop who led company to top, dies at 93
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thomas V. Jones, who was Northrop Corp.'s chief executive officer for 30 years and took it to the top ranks of...
Jan 9 2014, 4:36pm CST
Can 2014 Be The Year Of Real Healthcare Innovation? Our body is a machine for living. It is organized for that, it is its nature. Let life go on in it unhindered and let it defend itself, it will do more than if you paralyze it bey encumbering it with remedies. —...
Jan 8 2014, 4:11pm CST
Lifelogging: A Step Up For Connected Devices? As expected, much of the news coming out of the Consumer and Electronics (CES) show in Las Vegas is about wearable tech. LG jumped into the wearable tech arena with its own health tracker, a device that rolls around the...
Jan 7 2014, 5:36pm CST
Roku TV will stream video without set-top box Eschewing the box, Roku partners with Chinese firms to make Roku TV set
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Roku Inc. is launching a line of TVs that play video from services like Netflix without requiring a set-top box....
Jan 6 2014, 10:26am CST
Calling America's New Digital Policy Pioneers Next week, as part of the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, I’ll be speaking on a panel discussing the future of Internet-based telephony, or what is referred to in Washington as the “IP Transition.”
Jan 3 2014, 5:26am CST
A Good Thing: Cause Marketers Came Together in 2013 For many businesses and NGOs seeking to do well by doing good, 2013 was the year in which collaboration reached new heights. In addition to typical pairings of corporations and nonprofits, we saw meaningful alliances...
Dec 31 2013, 11:36am CST
Lessons From the CEO Of The First Ever MOOC There has been much press for the massive open online courses or MOOCs, including in my series of interviews to date with Sebastian Thrun and Daphne Koller, CEOs of Udacity and Coursera respectively. If one is new to...
Dec 31 2013, 10:56am CST
Israel's Water Challenge Israel’s successful efforts to increase water security will lessen one of the country’s geographical constraints. But new sources of water are more energy intensive, and this could increase Israel’s short-term...
Dec 26 2013, 11:21am CST
The Top 5 Indie Games of 2013 First things first: if you have not yet read my companion piece, “Not the Top 5 Indie Games of Christmas“, might I suggest you take a look? This was a remarkable year for indie games, and the strength of the field...
Dec 23 2013, 9:26am CST
Facebook prices secondary stock offering at $55.05 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to reap $2.3 billion in secondary stock offering priced at $55.05
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook has priced a secondary offering of its stock at $55.05 a share in a deal that...
Dec 20 2013, 5:51pm CST
Sales Tips and Sales Quotes from 62 Top Sales Experts Today is the 6 month anniversary of The Inside Sales Virtual Summit, an industry event that changed the world of sales and marketing. More than 15,800 sales leaders registered for a day of learning and enchantment on...
Dec 20 2013, 5:11pm CST
Southwest Airlines First Offers Gate-to-Gate Wi-Fi Service Southwest Airlines gives gate-to-gate Wi-Fi service. It is the only airline which has offered airplane mode allowance for electronic devices to its passengers. It is a pioneer in its efforts to aid air travelers.
Nov 21 2013, 8:07am CST
USPS Amazon Sunday Deliveries is a Strange Affair The Amazon deal with USPS for Sunday deliveries is a strange affair alright. That is because the USPS comes under the tutelage of the government and Amazon is a private institution.
Nov 15 2013, 3:05am CST
Nokia Lumia 1520: About to be released The release date has been finally announced for the flagship phablet from the pioneer of smartphones. On October 22, 2013 (tomorrow!) at Nokia World in Abu Dhabi; the tech medias and the gadget enthusiasts will be looking on for the unveiling of the magnificent Glance Background beta-enabled Nokia Lumia 1520.
Oct 21 2013, 10:15am CDT
POPULAR MECHANICS Announces the 2013 Breakthrough Award Winners From an exoskeleton for the paralyzed to a squadron of tiny drones, from costly BMW i3 to cheap Rust-Oleum NeverWet liquid repellent, the POPULAR MECHANICS Breakthrough Awards 2013 will honor top 10 innovators and products that change our world.
Oct 12 2013, 2:30am CDT
Former Amazon Executive Joy Covey Dies in Bike Accident The first CFO of Amazon and Internet pioneer, Joy Covey has died at 50 in a bicycle accident on Wednesday, September 18th. She was a key Amazon executive in her times and was killed when her bike collided with a minivan.
Sep 20 2013, 5:16am CDT
Spotify Connect wirelessly streams music to your speakers Simple, seamless, and hassle-free. That is what Spotify has to say about its latest creation called Spotify Connect. Announced today, Spotify Connect lets users wirelessly play their favorite songs on external speakers...
Sep 3 2013, 12:35am CDT
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