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Sperm Donor to Shell out Child Support

Sperm Donor to Shell out Child Support A sperm donor who lent his services to a lesbian couple has had a child conceived by one of them. Although he waived his rights as a legitimate parent of the child, according to a Kansas judge, he is to shell out child support. A loophole in Kansas law makes him the father of the child.

Jan 24 2014, 1:44am 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 2.3 million subscribers in the U.S. and more than 4 million overall, bringing the total to...

Jan 23 2014, 4:21am CST

iPhone 5S Users Siphoning the Data

iPhone 5S Users Siphoning the Data The busy users of Apple’s iPhone 5S as well as 4G networks are virtually siphoning all the data that exists in cyberspace. They are the most data-conscious employers of the services on the face of the planet.

Jan 23 2014, 2:43am CST

The Twitter Tricks From The New York Times

The Twitter Tricks From The New York Times I’m a small publisher in both budget and manpower. As such, I must work smart. Everything I attempt to do must be purposeful and efficient. One of the greatest insights I have come upon to move my business forward is to...

Jan 22 2014, 8:04am CST

Irs.gov Offers Free File Program

Irs.gov Offers Free File Program The governmental shutdown has caused the date for filing tax returns to be postponed to January 31st. However, the Irs.gov free file program makes this quite an easy proposition.

Jan 22 2014, 4:57am CST

Drew Barrymore Believes in “Do as I Say, Don’t Do as I Do!”

Drew Barrymore has No Regrets The freedom-loving actress and mother, Drew Barrymore has no regrets on her past. Barrymore said that she wouldn’t allow her daughter when she grows up to pose naked in Playboy. The fact that she herself bared all at the tender age of 19 makes no difference to Drew. It looks like she truly believes in the “do as I say, don’t do as I do” motto.

Jan 21 2014, 4:36am CST

What Does Google's Purchase Of Nest Mean For The Internet Of Things?

What Nest Takeover by Google For The Internet Of Things? The Internet of Things (IoT) seemed to be an underlying theme of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), with companies showing off cloud-connected Crock-Pots, heart monitors, and even bed mats that monitor how a...

Jan 20 2014, 1:18pm CST

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device The combination of students and mobile phones has long been a source of anxiety for teachers. Instead of being engrossed in the lesson, the assumption is pupils will be unable to resist the lure of texting, watching...

Jan 19 2014, 12:11pm CST

CES 2015 News
Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo?

Will Wearable Computing Be Tim Cook's Rubicon or Waterloo? Many misinterpreted my column of yesterday as predicting that Tim Cook and Apple will fail. Even Paul Carroll, my “New Killer Apps” coauthor, took it that way, and suggested that Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo would...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11pm CST

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Top 50 Global Financial Firms - Trust (TR) Or The Guillotine (FT)? Trust in global financial institutions has improved but still remains negatives, according to a Thomson Reuters survey of news and social media. Its proprietary TRust Index showed “trust sentiment in the top 50 global...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11pm CST

Trayvon Martin Death Occurred Due to Racial Profiling

Trayvon Martin Death Occurred Due to Racial Profiling The mother of Trayvon Martin spoke about how he was shot dead by George Zimmerman due to the sick policy of racial profiling. She blamed the system that was biased against colored people and said that her son’s tragic death had occurred due to this flaw in America’s edifice of law and justice.

Jan 17 2014, 7:10am CST

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More fights could follow driver's Google Glass win Calif. driver's Google Glass court win likely to be first fight of many as tech outpaces law SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California woman believed to be the first person cited for wearing Google Glass while driving...

Jan 17 2014, 2:01am CST

Report: Microsoft's Answer To Siri To Be Voiced By Halo Actress

Report: Microsoft's Answer To Siri To Be Voiced By Halo Actress We’ve already heard fairly credible rumors that Microsoft is planning on naming its answer to Siri “Cortana,” after the little AI assistant from the Halo series. The company may be doubling down on that idea. According...

Jan 16 2014, 1:36pm CST

Church Sex Abuse Files Made Public

Church Sex Abuse Files Released The Chicago Archdiocese of the Catholic Church has decided to bring its sex abuse files in the knowledge of the public. This is being done in order to prevent any future incidents of child molestation by priests.

Jan 16 2014, 5:34am CST

Yale Frat Death: Victim’s Family Suing 86 Yale Frat Memebers

Yale Frat Death: 86 Yale Frat Members Sued The death of Nancy Barry was caused by a Yale frat member who drove his truck into her tailgating car three years ago. This has led to a large-scale litigation by the victim’s family. They are suing all 86 members of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity.

Jan 16 2014, 4:40am CST

Apple Refund of $32.5 Million for Unauthorized Kids' App Purchases

Apple to Refund $32.5 Million for Unauthorized App Purchases by Kids Apple has been forced to cough up some cash due to negligence on its part. A refund of $32.5 million will be made to customers whose children made application purchases worth such an astronomical amount.

Jan 16 2014, 2:00am CST

With Ad Sales Still Falling, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro Leaving - Confirmed

With Ad Sales Still Falling, Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro Leaving - Confirmed Henrique De Castro, Yahoo's chief operating officer and the man responsible for reviving the Internet company’s falling sales, is leaving the company scarcely a year after CEO Marissa Mayer hired him from Google. Kara...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

Monster Drinks Face Challenges

Monster Drinks Face Challenges Despite High Sales The cost price of Monster drinks has skyrocketed so that it is currently three billion dollars richer than in previous times. However, the company faces challenges despite a high sales volume. The effects on health are a major hurdle for the beverage firm.

Jan 15 2014, 4:52am 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 Legends. Street spent a decade working on the Age of Empires team, but is most well known for...

Jan 14 2014, 11:06am CST

FiLIP Is The Smartphone For Kids Too Young To Have A Smartphone

FiLIP Is The Smartphone For Kids Too Young To Have A Smartphone Sometime around the middle of last year I first heard of the FiLIP. The device is billed as a wearable smart locator and phone for kids, which is an accurate description, but doesn’t fully capture the value it provides...

Jan 13 2014, 8:41pm CST

Bloat, Censorship, Reaction: UK Government Takes Control Freak Approach To Tech

Bloat, Censorship, Reaction: UK Government Takes Control Freak Approach To Tech Britain’s Coalition government has been desperate to be seen as on the cutting edge of technology since the beginning of its term. It is bizarre, then, that it pressured some of the country’s biggest internet providers...

Jan 13 2014, 11:41am CST

Small Firms Are Making Big Bucks In The Analog Economy

Small Firms Are Making Big Bucks In The Analog Economy Imagine if Tim Cook fired up the production lines and started churning out the Apple II instead of the latest Macbook Pro. The world would think he had gone barking mad. After all, what company in its right mind would...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

How A Little Caffeine Can Boost Your Memory

How A Little Caffeine Can Boost Your Memory If you’re trying to commit a set of items to memory, you may want to give your brain a bit of caffeine. But how you time it matters, finds a new study out today in Nature Neuroscience. The researchers found that giving...

Jan 13 2014, 9:41am CST

Jon Taffer: How He Turns Failed Bars Into Major Successes

Jon Taffer: How He Turns Failed Bars Into Major Successes To further understand the bar and restaurant industry, I spoke to one of the leading experts in Jon Taffer. You might know Taffer from his hit reality TV show “Bar Rescue”, where he takes bars that are about to close...

Jan 13 2014, 8:51am CST

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success The following post is by Roger Wu, cofounder of the business-to-business content distribution network, Cooperatize. What happens when you invite 10 people that work in different industries to dinner?  We get smarter,...

Jan 12 2014, 8:56am CST

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It

The Judge Won't Call Asbestos-Lawyer Shenanigans Fraud, But It Sure Smells Like It There’s an old journalistic turn of phrase that keeps us on the right side of the libel laws, while getting the point across: Sometimes it’s a crime what’s legal. That is an apt description for the shenanigans plaintiff...

Jan 11 2014, 9:31am CST

PET Imaging Market Poised To Grow With New Compounds

PET Imaging Market Poised To Grow With New Compounds At first glance, a Positron Emission Tomography scanner looks just like an MRI or CT scanner. But obtaining images is a little more complicated in PET. Before undergoing the scan, patients are injected with a glucose...

Jan 10 2014, 10:11am CST

5 Fearless Ways To Simplify Your Finances In 2014

5 Fearless Ways To Simplify Your Finances In 2014 The first of the year can be overwhelming for many people. Even with the best of intentions, people overspend and are left with credit card bills to pay off. We go into the season confident we can stick to a budget but...

Jan 10 2014, 9:51am CST

Miss Venezuela Murder Outrages Venezuela

Miss Venezuela Murder Outrages Venezuela Robbers kill former Miss Venezuela, Monica Spear along with her husband on highway in Venezuela. The brutal way they were killed by thieves led to outrage across the nation.

Jan 10 2014, 5:10am CST

Media Skills: Chris Christie Gives Forceful Apology

Media Skills: Chris Christie Gives Forceful Apology On Wednesday, January 8th when I first heard the news about the George-Washington bridge closure scandal in New Jersey, I knew that Governor Chris Christie had to give a direct, forceful, explanation immediately. If not...

Jan 9 2014, 12:36pm CST

First Images Of Marvel Superhero Theme Park Unveiled

First Images Of Marvel Superhero Theme Park Unveiled It’s a massive six-story high dome as big as two football fields. It includes 4D rides and games like a state-of-the-art amusement park. And it features 3D animation, virtual reality, and hologram simulations, all...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

Sochi 2014: A Security Challenge

Sochi 2014: A Security Challenge The Russian city of Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics from Feb. 7 to Feb. 23 and the Paralympics from March 7 to March 16. Russia is no stranger to hosting high-profile global events; it hosted the 1980 Summer...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

Big Liabilities For Uber, Sidecar And Lyft?

Big Liabilities For Uber, Sidecar And Lyft? Are you sick of waiting for a taxi or limo? If you have a smartphone, you may be able to summon a car in minutes via Uber, Sidecar or Lyft. Lyft has the added visual bonus of a furry pink mustache on the front grille....

Jan 8 2014, 11:01am CST

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs While women in the upper echelons of corporate America are singing the same old  tune, “Still No Progress After Years of No Progress,” female entrepreneurs have something to rejoice about it. The number of $10-million-...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am CST

I4U news

Does Obamacare Deserve Credit For Slowing The Growth In Health Care Spending? The annual report of from the actuaries over at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is out for 2012 and, for the fourth year running, the news is surprisingly good. Total healthcare spending in 2012...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu Joe Tsai had been working in Hong Kong for four years as an executive at Swedish investment company Investor AB when in 1999, he had a chance to visit a barely known Chinese e-commerce start-up, Alibaba.   The main...

Jan 8 2014, 6:51am CST

Frozen Pipes: How to Cope with Them

Frozen Pipes: How to Cope with Them With the temperature reaching sub-arctic levels, the problem of frozen pipes has arisen in many regions of the United States. Here we show you how to cope with them in a handy and efficient manner.

Jan 8 2014, 5:52am CST

Japan Tainted Food Outbreak Causes Food Poisoning

Japan Tainted Food Outbreak Causes Food Poisoning The latest crisis to hit Japan is a tainted food outbreak that has spread havoc. It has caused food poisoning in over 350 people. The company responsible for the frozen seafood laced with pesticide has apologized and recalled more than a million of the products.

Jan 8 2014, 4:00am CST

Kraft Faces Velveeta Shortage

Velveeta Shortage to Affect Super Bowl The Super Bowl is here and every sports lover wants to sit at home and watch the game with nachos and cheese dip. However, a slight hitch has come up. Velveeta, a cheese product by Kraft, is in shortage. The company faces this conundrum amidst the winter blues season.

Jan 8 2014, 3:07am CST

Former Miss Venezuela Killed

Former Miss Venezuela Killed Venezuela is the murder capital of the world. The crime rate is so high that it defies logic. In the latest attack on innocent civilians, robbers killed former Miss Venezuela, Monica Spear along with her husband in cold blood. They are survived by a four year old daughter.

Jan 8 2014, 2:08am CST