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Uncle Ben’s Rice Products Recalled

Uncle Ben’s Rice Products Recalled

A rice recall has been enforced on Uncle Ben’s infused products after they caused allergic reactions among youngsters. These pr...

Feb 11 2014, 11:02pm CST

The Good News Behind the Alarming Energy Headlines

The Good News Behind the Alarming Energy Headlines

In Davos, Switzerland the confabbing tycoons at the World Economic Forum spent their Friday fretting over climate change. ...

Jan 29 2014, 3:05am CST

Apple TV to Expand into Series of Products

Apple Now Promoting Apple TV As A Full Product Line

Apple is now promoting Apple TV separately as a full product line. Apple TV was previously offered as an hobby/accessory in the...

Jan 29 2014, 2:21am CST

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Carl Icahn tweeted on Thursday, January 23, announcing that he had bought another $500 million of Apple’s stock that day ($1 bi...

Jan 27 2014, 6:40am CST

5 Things About The Big Data Economy that Managers Should Know

5 Things About The Big Data Economy that Managers Should Know

At the turn of the 20th century, most people lived as they had in the middle ages.  Almost half of the US population was e...

Jan 27 2014, 4:13am CST

Scarlett Johansson defends SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad

Scarlett Johansson defends SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad

SodaStream made a big splash revealing Scarlett Johansson as its first-ever Brand Ambassador. SodaStream has already got more a...

Jan 27 2014, 2:20am CST

iPhone 6 rumored to Improve Battery Life By Inscribing Solar Cells In Sapphire Glass-Coated Screens

iPhone 6 rumored to Improve Battery Life By Inscribing Solar Cells In Sapphire Glass-Coated Screens

There is impressive evidence that Apple is moving into solar power in a big way, not just in the projected 4.4 million squ...

Jan 26 2014, 1:04pm CST

Apple To Infinity: Mobile Payments, Touch ID And All That Sapphire

Apple To Infinity: Mobile Payments, Touch ID And All That Sapphire

Forget Gorilla Glass. Apple has its own patented method of affixing a sapphire substrate to a touch screen. According to a repo...

Jan 26 2014, 10:10am CST

Xirrus Lets Las Vegas Sands Charge WiFi Premium

Xirrus enables Las Vegas Sands Casino to Charge WiFi Premium

As a hotel guest, I am always annoyed when I am required to pay extra for WiFi. But thanks to WiFi service from a Thousand Oaks...

Jan 26 2014, 10:08am CST

Apple Looking to Build an Improved Mobile Payment System

Apple Looking to Build an Improved Mobile Payment System

Apple is planning to create an enhanced mobile payment service, which is expected to compete with major payment services, inclu...

Jan 25 2014, 12:29pm CST

The Personal Web is the Next Big Thing

The Personal Web is the Next Big Thing

The modern world can be a dehumanizing place.  Long gone is the sweet little old lady at the drugstore counter, replaced b...

Jan 25 2014, 7:23am CST

SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad with Scarlett Johansson got Banned

SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad with Scarlett Johansson got Banned

SodaStream made a big splash announcing Scarlett Johansson as its first-ever Brand Ambassador. Now they make even bigger headli...

Jan 25 2014, 5:03am CST

David Beckham to be Nude in H&M Super Bowl 2014 Ad

David Beckham to be Nude in H&M Super Bowl 2014 Ad

H&M will have fans vote on whether David Beckham will be naked or covered in H&M Super Bowl 2014 ad starting Monday. I...

Jan 24 2014, 9:55am CST

American Love Affair helps you Buy American And Keeping Jobs In The U.S.

American Love Affair helps you Buy American And Keeping Jobs In The U.S.

Throughout this would-be U.S. economic recovery, job creation has not matched what it has been in prior recoveries and incomes...

Jan 24 2014, 9:46am CST

SteelSeries Stratus hits pre-order for $79.99

SteelSeries Stratus hits pre-order for $79.99

Game controller is made specifically for iOS 7 devices...

Jan 24 2014, 9:40am 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

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

As most commentators, myself included, predicted last fall, a federal appellate court has vacated the FCC’s controversial 2010...

Jan 24 2014, 8:10am CST

The Apple Mac Turns 30 Years Old

The Apple Mac Turns 30 Years Old

Apple has literally become an institution of sorts. And the Apple Mac has officially turned 30 years old today. Celebrating the...

Jan 24 2014, 7:09am CST

Microsoft 2Q Tops Expectations wtih Xbox, Surface Sales Help

Microsoft 2Q Tops Expectations wtih Xbox, Surface Sales Help

Microsoft 2nd-quarter revenue, earnings top Street as Xbox One, Surface sales strong REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft Corp. repo...

Jan 24 2014, 7:06am 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

Carl Icahn snaps up another $500M of Apple stock

Carl Icahn Buys another $500M of Apple Shares

Billionaire Icahn invests another $500 million in Apple, arguing the stock remains a bargain SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Outspoken bil...

Jan 24 2014, 6:26am CST

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

In the lobby of Google’s Building 900 at its Mountain View headquarters, there’s a display of Google-colored squares and rectan...

Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST

Top 10 Super Bowl Ads From The Past Decade selected by Kellogg School Of Management

Top 10 Super Bowl Ads From The Past Decade selected by Kellogg School Of Management

This article is by Tim Calkins and Derek Rucker, Kellogg School of Management. Calkins is clinical professor of marketing and...

Jan 24 2014, 2:18am CST

Entreprenuer Just Made A $1.9 Million Bet On Super Bowl Suites

Entreprenuer Just Made A $1.9 Million Bet On Super Bowl Suites

Part of being a sports fan is the risk you sign on for every year and every game, putting your emotion on the line for a bunch...

Jan 24 2014, 2:14am CST

Jeep Super Bowl 2014 Ad is Likely

Jeep Super Bowl 2014 Ad is Likely

Chrysler still manages to do something that just about no other brand can claim in the run-up to the Super Bowl each year: keep...

Jan 24 2014, 1:44am CST

Project Wedge is a New, Easy, Indie Portable Projection System

Project Wedge is a New, Easy, Indie Portable Projection System

Project Wedge is a hardware start-up out of Olympia, Washington, that aims to solve one of those problems we didn’t know we had...

Jan 24 2014, 1:17am CST

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

As Samsung bids goodbye to stellar 2013, mixed views on its future SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For Samsung Electronics and its 27...

Jan 24 2014, 1:14am CST

Apple Takes Two New Medical Sensor Experts on Board

Apple Takes Two New Medical Sensor Experts on Board

Apple has sought the services of two new medical sensor technology experts. It has taken on board the two, a male Indian and a...

Jan 23 2014, 1:54pm CST

GoPro unveils camera kit aimed at the musically inclined rather than daredevils

GoPro unveils camera kit aimed at the musically inclined rather than daredevils

Aimed at musicians rather than racers...

Jan 23 2014, 12:35pm CST

Old Spice Fake Sites Campaign Is Over The Top

Old Spice Fake Sites Campaign Is Over The Top

Old Spice has just landed a huge viral it with the Old Spice Mom Song videos, but that is not enough for the brand. Now they la...

Jan 23 2014, 8:19am CST

Are you Buying Fitness Wearables From Electronics Companies?

Are you Buying Fitness Wearables From Electronics Companies?

Having spent the week at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), it would appear that fitness & sport tech has s...

Jan 23 2014, 7:10am CST

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

Netflix is starting to look like a precision machine. The company modestly exceeded expectations for the fourth quarter, adding...

Jan 23 2014, 4:21am CST

Lenovo is Buying Part of IBM Server Business for $2.3B

Lenovo is Buying Part of IBM Server Business for $2.3B

PC maker Lenovo Group buys part of IBM server business for $2.3 billion BEIJING (AP) — China's Lenovo Group is buying part of I...

Jan 23 2014, 4:01am CST

Google Lets Slip That It's Exploring Possible Bitcoin Integration Plans

Since Overstock.com began accepting Bitcoin payments earlier this month, the cryptocurrency community has been buzzing with spe...

Jan 23 2014, 2:38am 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

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

New tablet and notebook are for education environments...

Jan 22 2014, 11:15am CST

Toshiba Completes OCZ Acquisition

Toshiba Completes OCZ Acquisition

OCZ is now a wholly owned Toshiba subsidary...

Jan 22 2014, 10:57am CST