DarkList Links Silk-Road-Style Drug Dealers When the Department of Justice took down the anonymous, Bitcoin-based narcotics bazaar known as the Silk Road in October, the dark web drug market didn’t disappear. It splintered into smaller markets. And now a new site...
Jan 24 2014, 8:45am CST
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 (formerly known as Steam Box.) The Valve-spearheaded project looks to be as much an attempt to...
Jan 22 2014, 6:21am CST
Best Credit Cards for Purchases Made in 2014 Credit cards have been called smart money. Maybe they are an evolution of how mankind handles cash. Instead of the unwieldy bundle of banknotes that make your wallet puffy, the slim and smooth plastic credit card is a better option. The best credit cards for purchases that you are likely to make in 2014 are listed below for your perusal.
Jan 21 2014, 6:48am CST
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 showed the growth of music streaming to not only offset the decrease in download sales, but...
Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST
JPMorgan's Dimon: Target breach is a wake-up call JPMorgan's Dimon: More Target-like breaches will occur unless retail, banks work together
NEW YORK (AP) — More Target-sized security breaches will happen if banks and retail stores don't start working...
Jan 14 2014, 11:46am CST
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 is particularly evident when it comes to mobile and electronic payments, which are expected...
Jan 12 2014, 8:16pm CST
Experts withdraw from Internet security conference Researchers skip computer security conference over reports of NSA collaboration on encryption
WASHINGTON (AP) — At least eight researchers or policy experts have withdrawn from an Internet security...
Jan 8 2014, 2:31pm CST
Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook For the first eight months of 2013 it was all talk about the stock (since it was in the penalty box), Apple losing market share in smartphones and tablets and speculation about a low priced iPhone. It finally turned to...
Jan 8 2014, 9:31am CST
Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014 Last year was a year for stock market record books as index fund buyers added 30% to their nest eggs while many skilled hedge fund managers underperformed. Oddly, many of the smartest investment advisors believe that...
Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST
Facebook To Help Brands Convert 55 Million U.S. Hispanics In 2014 brands must finally resolve their fate with Hispanic consumers. Most companies see only the growing number of Hispanic consumers and their estimated $1.5B purchasing power in 2015, yet fail to authentically...
Jan 6 2014, 9:46am CST
Mega Millions Winner Claims $324 Million One of the Mega Millions winners happens to be a man named Steve Tran. He has claimed $324 million of the prizes money after a two week delay.
Jan 4 2014, 2:15am CST
7 Tips For Crafting An Effective Sales Pitch How do you craft an effective sales pitch? First, ditch the “pitch”—or at least neglect the traditional meaning of the word. It basically describes what salespeople used to do: throw information at prospects hoping to...
Jan 3 2014, 10:56am CST
Plus Size Barbie Being Taken into Consideration Mattel, the company that manufactures Barbie dolls has been criticized in the past for the almost anorexic dimensions of its specimens. That is why a plus size Barbie is being taken into consideration by a group that wants realistic standards for American females.
Dec 28 2013, 7:03am CST
12 Money Themes To Guide You Through The New Year Forget about New Year’s resolutions. How about a New Year’s to-do list? Maybe it’s just a matter of semantics, but making a list of what you want to accomplish financially could be a great way to start working toward...
Dec 26 2013, 11:41am CST
Subsidized Saturdays: The Tax-Free World Of College Football The BCS is just the tip of the iceberg. Welcome to the weird, tax-free world of college sports.
Let’s start before the season even began. Florida Atlantic University – a public, four-year college based in Boca Raton –...
Dec 23 2013, 9:06am CST
Oversold Conditions For TIBCO Software (TIBX) Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis...
Dec 20 2013, 11:26am CST
Ex-Dividend Reminder: DKT, THO and RL Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/24/13, Deutsche Bank Contingent Capital (NYSE: DKT), Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO), and Ralph Lauren Corp (NYSE: RL) will all trade ex-dividend...
Dec 20 2013, 9:46am CST
Beats Music is Coming After Headphones Beats headphones are very famous among music lovers. Now Beats is going to launch its own music streaming service in January, 2014.
Dec 7 2013, 5:57am CST
AmazonSmile Brings You a New Kindle Fire HDX Deal This Week Upon the purchase of a Kindle Fire HDX from AmazonSmile today through Sunday, Jeff Bezos’ organization will donate $20 to your favorite charity. The fact that Amazon has brought this limited-time deal of philanthropy and altruism speaks volumes about its good intentions.
Dec 4 2013, 10:17am CST
Powerball Winner Prefers Anonymity The winner of the $400 million jackpot in the Powerball Lottery has preferred to remain anonymous. Powerball winner hails from Columbia, South Carolina and has chosen anonymity instead of the fame of having his name splashed across newspapers around the nation.
Sep 24 2013, 7:02am CDT
World's First Lab Beef Burger to Face Taste Test Today A $332,000 burger made from stem cells of living cow grown in the lab is about to undergo a taste test today. The pricey artificial test-tube meat faces the criterion of acceptance by human taste buds.
Aug 5 2013, 3:25am CDT
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