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Robin Thicke's Dad Alan Thicke Returns with Unusually Thicke

Robin Thicke's Dad Alan Thicke Returns with Unusually Thicke

The originator of the hit single Blurred Lines, Robin Thicke and his dad Alan Thicke are definitely in the limelight. The forme...

Apr 16 2014, 8:18am CDT

Shot Elephant Returns to Circus

Shot Elephant Returns to Circus

A shot elephant named Carol has returned to the circus to which she belonged. This is after a health recovery hiatus that took...

Apr 4 2014, 5:00am CDT

Tax Filing Procedure Complicated by Various Issues

Tax Filing Procedure Complicated

It is tax return filing season and, although things will hopefully work out just fine in the end, various issues have cropped u...

Jan 24 2014, 6:30am CST

Top 20 Reasons Why 2014 Is Year Of Family Gaming

Top 20 Reasons Why 2014 Is Year Of Family Gaming

20 reasons why 2014 is shaping up to be the year of the family gamer on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Wii U, 3DS, Vita and PC....

Jan 23 2014, 5:37am 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...

Jan 22 2014, 4:57am CST

Tax Forms Face a Dearth During E-Filing

Tax Forms Face a Dearth During E-Filing

The tax forms that are being distributed to ordinary citizens are facing a dearth in quantity. And this paucity of paper rigmar...

Jan 20 2014, 3:59am CST

Gun-Toting At The IRS

Gun-Toting At The IRS

The IRS wields enormous power, but should agents be armed too? With all of the controversy facing the IRS and the tax system th...

Jan 18 2014, 3:36pm CST

Because It's All About Virality - Dropbox Scores Funding At A $10B Valuation

Because It's All About Virality - Dropbox Scores Funding At A $10B Valuation

Crazy you might say but WSJ is reporting that Dropbox has raised $250M in a deal that values the company at an incredible $10B...

Jan 17 2014, 8:31pm CST

I4U news

For Obama, NSA review a quest for public trust

For Obama, NSA review a quest to regain public trust in surveillance operations WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with Edwa...

Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST

12 E-Commerce Strategies To Grow Your Business This Year

12 E-Commerce Strategies To Grow Your Business This Year

By Michael Evans and Jennifer Knight Your plans for the New Year call for growing your company’s revenue in 2014, but where wil...

Jan 16 2014, 11:06am CST

Asimov's Vision Of 2014 And A Legacy Of Looking Forward

Asimov's Vision Of 2014 And A Legacy Of Looking Forward

Asimov was not only one of the greatest science fiction writers of his generation; he was a prolific author of popular science...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm CST

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

To broaden its fundraising base and support its growth, SolarCity said Wednesday it will tap new types of investors by launchin...

Jan 15 2014, 7:21am CST

Outkast Returns to the Stage

Outkast Returns to Perform at over 40 Festivals

Outkast has announced their return to the stage to celebrate their 20th anniversary. The influential duo will perform at over 4...

Jan 15 2014, 6:38am CST

Birst: Making Data Into The World's Most Valuable Natural Resource

Birst: Making Data Into The World's Most Valuable Natural Resource

While the 20th century was about oil, the next century is going to be about data. This is what the CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty, t...

Jan 13 2014, 9:01am CST

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forb...

Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST

Crowdbuilding: The Real Story Behind Crowdfunding That No One's Telling

Crowdbuilding: The Real Story Behind Crowdfunding That No One's Telling

With all the negativity and skepticism swirling around the SEC’s recent proposition to liberalize the laws of equity crowdfundi...

Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST

Tim Draper Loves Bitcoin, Pebble Watch And China

Tim Draper Loves Bitcoin, Pebble Watch And China

It’s the second week of 2014, and I’m on my way to visit the world’s innovation center, Silicon Valley, for the first time. My...

Jan 10 2014, 5:01pm CST

Wag The Dog Stock Investing

Wag The Dog Stock Investing

The dog and tail people are at it again. DATs, I call them. These are the financial advisors who say, “Don’t let the tax tail w...

Jan 10 2014, 3:31pm CST

Me Myself I: Ten Songs for Narcissistic CEOs

Me Myself I: Ten Songs for Narcissistic CEOs

Narcissism and chief executives are much in the news of late. Maybe it’s a hangover from the financial crisis or continuing fal...

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm 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...

Jan 10 2014, 9:51am CST

Apple Led The Pack Of Stocks Retail Investors Traded Most In 2013

Apple Led The Pack Of Stocks Retail Investors Traded Most In 2013

The 10 Names Retail Investors Traded Most In 2013 “The whole world has an opinion on Apple,” noted JJ Kinahan, chief strategis...

Jan 10 2014, 7:31am CST

Report To Congress: IRS Is Increasingly Unable To Meet Taxpayer Needs

Report To Congress: IRS Is Increasingly Unable To Meet Taxpayer Needs

When Congress threatened “right-sized” budget cuts for the Internal Revenue Service last July, it was a clear swipe at the agen...

Jan 9 2014, 10:56pm CST

IRS Seeking Volunteers To Help Taxpayers File For Free

IRS Seeking Volunteers To Help Taxpayers File For Free

“Occupation?” I asked. “Spy,” he replied, looking at me with his eyes sparkling, daring me to disagree. I nodded. And then I ty...

Jan 9 2014, 9:06pm CST

I4U news

Old meets new in 2014 video game lineup

Master Chief, Meet Aiden Pearce : Old faces collide with new ones in 2014 video game lineup LOS ANGELES (AP) — Th...

Jan 9 2014, 10:56am CST

I4U news

Are GMO-free Cheerios the First Domino?

Activists are trumpeting General Mills’ decision to remove GMOs from Cheerios as a watershed moment. It is; but not for the rea...

Jan 9 2014, 7:56am CST

Filing Your Taxes Early? IRS Will Not Process Returns Before Opening Day

Filing Your Taxes Early? IRS Will Not Process Returns Before Opening Day

Despite the announcement from the Internal Revenue Service about the late start to tax season, taxpayers are already confused....

Jan 8 2014, 9:11pm CST

Ditch 'Dogs Of The Dow' - The Mutts Have Bad Genes, Improper Breeding and False Papers

Ditch 'Dogs Of The Dow' - The Mutts Have Bad Genes, Improper Breeding and False Papers

The ‘Dogs of the Dow’ reasoning sounds sensible, the process is simple and the result are being reported as proof that it works...

Jan 8 2014, 5:21pm CST

Facebook - The One Stock to Own/Buy in 2014

Facebook - The One Stock to Own/Buy in 2014

Most investors really aren’t. They are traders.  They sell too fast, and make too many transactions. That’s why most small “inv...

Jan 8 2014, 4:41pm CST

I4U news

Mosaic Plans Overseas Expansion With Its Kickstarter-Style Solar Campaigns

Mosaic, a California startups that raises solar project investments through kickstarter-like campaigns, plans to expand oversea...

Jan 8 2014, 4:11pm CST

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Venture capital investments in cleantech startups worldwide ended 2013 with 1,007 deals totaling $6.8 billion, a decline from t...

Jan 8 2014, 12:41pm 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 t...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

Early Ballots Have Maddux, Glavine, Thomas And Biggio In Hall Of Fame; Piazza, Morris Out

Early Ballots Have Maddux, Glavine, Thomas And Biggio In Hall Of Fame; Piazza, Morris Out

The announcement of baseball’s latest Hall of Fame class takes place at 2 pm EST on Wednesday on MLB Network. Candidates need t...

Jan 8 2014, 9:01am CST

Exit! Mergers and Acquisitions of Israeli VC-Backed Companies Reaches Decade High

Exit! Mergers and Acquisitions of Israeli VC-Backed Companies Reaches Decade High

Last month, I wrote about how Israeli startups are contending with growing up. Instead of selling out quickly, Israeli startups...

Jan 8 2014, 8:11am CST

Tiger 21: Meet the Wealthiest, Most Powerful Social Networking Group In The World

Tiger 21: Meet the Wealthiest, Most Powerful Social Networking Group In The World

“The greatest form of philanthropy is an investment in an entrepreneur” I first heard of Tiger 21 during a conversation with M...

Jan 8 2014, 1:51am CST

I Invested In A Startup - Now What?

I Invested In A Startup - Now What?

In a previous post, I wrote about investors increasingly turning to alternative investments in an effort to generate uncorrelat...

Jan 7 2014, 4:56pm CST

I4U news

Taxing Bitcoin: IRS Review Will Have Big Implications For Investors In Virtual Currency

By now most everyone has heard of Bitcoin. But exactly what is it? And how should it be taxed? Bitcoin is usually described as...

Jan 7 2014, 2:56pm CST

Forsake Start-Up Envy: Three Reasons Why Large Companies Should Out-Innovate Start-Ups

Forsake Start-Up Envy: Three Reasons Why Large Companies Should Out-Innovate Start-Ups

This is the first of a two-part series on how large companies can out-innovate start-ups. Part Two is available here.  An accom...

Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm CST

The 2014 Midas List of Tech's Top Venture Investors Is Now Open For Entries

The 2014 Midas List of Tech's Top Venture Investors Is Now Open For Entries

It’s time for all great technology investors and company builders to stand up and be counted in the 14th annual Forbes Midas Li...

Jan 7 2014, 9:36am CST