3D-Printed Gun Creator Lands Book Deal When Cody Wilson published the blueprint for the first fully 3D-printable gun on the web last spring, the controversy around that digital weapon led to its being downloaded 100,000 times in two days. Now Simon &...
Jan 22 2014, 9:38am CST
Tech industry: Obama's NSA reforms 'insufficient' Tech industry group calls Obama's NSA speech 'thoughtful, but insufficient'
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Technology companies and industry groups took President Barack Obama's speech on U.S. surveillance as a step...
Jan 18 2014, 1:06pm CST
What Windows 9 Must Do To Avoid Flopping Like Windows 8 Windows 8 is a flop. It is a painful thing to say about one of the most ambitious operating systems ever released, but the stats don’t lie. It has taken half the OS market share Windows 7 did in its first 12 months (10...
Jan 17 2014, 5:01pm CST
NSA Reform: What President Obama Said, And What He Didn't President Obama gave a speech this morning outlining changes to be implemented in the NSA phone record surveillance program. The reforms are a result of an in-depth investigation into NSA intelligence gathering...
Jan 17 2014, 3:11pm CST
Cloud Computing's Paradox: More IT, But Less IT Management Wither the information technology department? There’s been no end to speculation as of late, as employees bring their own devices to work, marketing chiefs grab more technology budget dollars, and everyone signs up and...
Jan 17 2014, 1:31pm CST
Questions and answers about Obama's new NSA rules Questions and answers about Obama's plan to rein in NSA snooping on phone records and emails
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ordering changes to spy programs that sweep up Americans' phone...
Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm 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
EU ups pressure on Google in antitrust case EU antitrust authority chief increases pressure on Google to present better proposals
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's antitrust watchdog is increasing pressure on Google to swiftly provide better...
Jan 15 2014, 8:31am CST
Can The Gambling Industry Ever Become A Force For Good? After what appears to be a long-cycle swing towards greater permissiveness of gambling, both in the USA and in the rest of the world, it remains true that most Americans cannot legally bet on sports events, most...
Jan 15 2014, 7:01am CST
Major change unlikely despite open-Internet ruling Court's ruling against open-Internet rules won't mean major changes to access
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect major changes to how you access your favorite websites and services despite a federal appeals...
Jan 14 2014, 11:26pm CST
What 2013 Teaches Employers For 2014 & Beyond By Gene Connors and Amanda Haverstick
2013 left employees as the overall victors on the employment law battlefield, by arming them with a host of new statutory rights and options, primarily at the state and local level...
Jan 9 2014, 5:06pm CST
Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013 A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013:
#10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright defendants win long-running litigation affairs–and potentially crack open new markets,...
Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST
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
Alaska Marijuana Legalization is About to Take Place Alaska is the third major state ready to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. Marijuana legalization is about to take place in the ice cold state and has been put to the vote. If enough votes are given in favor of this relaxation in drug policy, the soft-core intoxicant could be freely available before the elections.
Jan 9 2014, 5:24am CST
Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014
In a market environment where “hot buys” always make the headlines, often the best advice an investor can get is when to actually sell a stock. The following 14 investments are over ripe according to leading investment...
Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST
Feds announce test sites for drone aircraft Feds announce drone testing sites in Alaska, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Texas, Virginia
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration announced six states on Monday that will develop test sites...
Dec 30 2013, 10:51am CST
2013 Crowdfunding Predictions Revisited Last December, I ventured out onto that proverbial limb and made a few predictions about what 2014 was likely to hold for crowdfunding. Now that the New Year is almost upon us, it’s time to revisit these predictions....
Dec 30 2013, 9:11am CST
5 Ways Other Countries Do 401(k)s Better If you were to design a retirement program from scratch, you probably wouldn’t create what we have now.
The problems with the 401(k), IRA, Social Security “system” — or hodgepodge, if you prefer — are almost too...
Dec 23 2013, 7:06am CST
The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 25, December 23, 2013
In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to briefly chronicle the week’s silliness, foibles, fake news and real news related to the oil and...
Dec 22 2013, 9:21pm CST
Walking Dead Sony PS Vita Bundle featured in Amazon Black Friday Sale The Amazon Black Friday Deals Week is the massive Black Friday sale from Amazon. This is the big sale. The Amazon Black Friday 2013 Sale is offering a new deal very 10 minutes during the Black Friday Week. It is going to be mad week of Black Friday deals. Here is one of the hottest Amazon Black Friday deals available on the actual Black Friday 2013.
Nov 29 2013, 4:01am CST
Amazon Black Friday Video Game Sale features $14.99 Tomb Raider The Amazon Black Friday Deals Week is the massive Black Friday sale from Amazon. This is the big sale. The Amazon Black Friday 2013 Sale is offering a new deal very 10 minutes during the Black Friday Week. It is going to be mad week of Black Friday deals. Here is one of the hottest Amazon Black Friday deals available today.
Nov 28 2013, 11:22pm CST
Amazon Black Friday Book Sale offers 30% Off Any Book The Amazon Black Friday Deals Week is the massive Black Friday sale from Amazon. This is the big sale. The Amazon Black Friday 2013 Sale is offering a new deal very 10 minutes during the Black Friday Week. It is going to be mad week of Black Friday deals. Here is one of the hottest Amazon Black Friday deals available today.
Nov 28 2013, 10:21pm CST
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