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Booger & Lewis Geek Out About 'King Of The Nerds'

Booger & Lewis Geek Out About 'King Of The Nerds' When the second season of TBS’s reality TV competition King of the Nerds begins tonight, viewers can expect the program to reach nerdier heights than ever. Just ask two of the most iconic nerds in film history. King of...

Jan 24 2014, 6:00am 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 rectangles that looks like a bland abstract-art piece. It turns out these are the shape and...

Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journalist, one of many occupations these days that allows the complete and total freedom to work...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

Bethesda Should License Skyrim For Professional Mods

Bethesda Should License Skyrim For Professional Mods When you watch the developer diary for Skywind, the fan-led effort to mod The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind into the more modern Skyrim Engine, you start to realize something: this is no ordinary mod. It’s built out on a...

Jan 22 2014, 8:21am CST

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey Earnings season is in full swing, providing new data points for investors to reassess positions.  After a careful review of IBM‘s latest report Tuesday afternoon, I see no reason to buy the stock at current prices...

Jan 22 2014, 8:01am CST

Overstock.com Eyes new Market in Bitcoins

Overstock.com Eyes new Market in Bitcoins Salt Lake City-based Overstock.com first major retailer to accept Bitcoin payments SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City-based Overstock.com says it's the first major retailer to accept digital Bitcoins as payment for...

Jan 21 2014, 2:48am CST

Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching"

Get Your Employees To Work "Like Nobody's Watching" Allison Todd has observed the effect that leading change has on employees as their companies transform. Here she draws a parallel between her favorite hobby (dance) and the effects of great leadership. One thing you’ll...

Jan 16 2014, 5:36am CST

Navy Jet Crash Pilot Rescued

Navy Jet Crash Pilot Rescued A Navy jet crashed off the coast of the state of Virginia recently. The pilot used the ejector seat and was rescued later on by a passing fisherman. He is currently in critical condition at a nearby hospital.

Jan 16 2014, 3:43am CST

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To Get Funded On Kickstarter, Talk About Cats And Karma (And Don't Grovel)

To Get Funded On Kickstarter, Talk About Cats And Karma (And Don't Grovel) If you’ve contributed to a lot of strangers’ Kickstarter campaigns, you no doubt thought you were giving money to projects you saw as having particular social value, utility or artistic merit. In fact, your giving was...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

Six Fitness Problems Fitbit Won't Solve For You

Six Fitness Problems Fitbit Won't Solve For You “Just because I have a fitness app on my phone doesn’t make me an athlete.”  - Dr. Harry Greenspun, Deloitte Center for Health Solutions       2013 was the year that health and fitness devices and smart phone apps...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Legal Heroin: Is Virtual Reality Our Next Hard Drug

Legal Heroin: Is Virtual Reality Our Next Hard Drug * Co-written with Laura Anne Edwards, Global Content Partner, Unreasonable Group. So video games are addictive—this we know. It comes down to dopamine, one of the brain’s basic signaling molecules. Emotionally, we feel...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

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IBM's New 'Presence Zones' Help Retailers Transform In-Store Experience At the National Retail Federation event next week, IBM will showcase a new technology that merges in-store, online, and mobile shopping into a single customer experience.  The technology helps retailers give shoppers a...

Jan 9 2014, 9:36am CST

Biotech And Banks Power Stocks Higher

Biotech And Banks Power Stocks Higher Scott Redler is long AAPL, FB, SNE, JDSU, CIEN, CMG, ONVO, BAC, C, TSLA, CRM, ZNGA. Short SPY, BBRY. U.S. markets continue to build a floor above 1823 on the S&P 500, while numerous stocks continue to reward traders...

Jan 9 2014, 9:06am CST

The Executive's Famous Last Words

The Executive's Famous Last Words At Kotter Intetnational, Jimmy Leppert has the challenging job of encouraging executives to view leadership from a new perspective. This change in perspective can be critical to an executive’s future success. “My people...

Jan 9 2014, 5:16am CST

Innovation In Legacy Media Companies -- Not!

Innovation In Legacy Media Companies -- Not! I had dinner this week with a dear friend who is a Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist. One of the dinner guests is the former head of one of the nation’s leading newspaper’s digital division. When the guest asked me what...

Jan 8 2014, 5:11pm 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 accompanying infographic is also available. An executive recently left his job at a global...

Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm CST

Innovators Arise: 8 Rules For How Large Companies Can Out-Innovate Start-Ups

Innovators Arise: 8 Rules For How Large Companies Can Out-Innovate Start-Ups This is the second of a two-part series on how large companies can out-innovate start-ups. Part one is available here.  An Infographic summarizing the 8 rules is available here. In the companion piece to this article, I...

Jan 7 2014, 12:56pm CST

12 Tips For Staying Productive At Work Through The Bleak Winter Months

12 Tips For Staying Productive At Work Through The Bleak Winter Months How To Stay Productive Through The Bleak Winter Months Winter is in full swing. The days are shorter, darker and colder—and some workers will experience the “winter blues.” You might be more tired than usual, less...

Jan 7 2014, 12:36pm CST

Be an Expert or Go Home

Be an Expert or Go Home Content is no longer king. Today, content marketing is king. Successful content marketing is not about volume, it is about being an expert and helping others. Branding and reputation follow from this, as does trust....

Jan 7 2014, 10:56am CST

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014 This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the past, when I’ve done these predictions, I’ve turned to mostly traders who follow public...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

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CES Panel: Brand Advertisers About To Stream Onto YouTube In the last couple of years, YouTube has rapidly evolved from a huge but random collection of videos to a huge collection of videos organized into channels. That has gotten the full attention of both content creators...

Jan 6 2014, 7:16pm CST

Microsoft, Intel, GE, Attract Dividend Seeking Retirees, But Are They Bad Bets For 2014?

Microsoft, Intel, GE, Attract Dividend Seeking Retirees, But Are They Bad Bets For 2014? Retired investors think they need income, which often leads them to favor large-cap value stocks paying fat dividends. Except, as Investment Strategies columnist William Baldwin has repeatedly pointed out, it’s not “...

Jan 3 2014, 9:16am CST

Three Reasons Apple Should Outperform The Market In 2014

Three Reasons Apple Should Outperform The Market In 2014 Tim Cook gets paid more if Apple stock outperforms the S&P 500 index in 2014. His compensation is structured in a way that pays him more when his efforts reward shareholders. What’s not for investors to love about a...

Dec 31 2013, 10:06am CST

Four Ways To Keep Your Growing Startup From Breaking

Four Ways To Keep Your Growing Startup From Breaking A startup is a particularly fragile thing. After all, if fights among its founders and scarce cash don’t kill it, perhaps a failure to get customers will. So it should come as no surprise that a successful startup is...

Dec 30 2013, 8:51am CST

The NBA's Best Feel Good Story Of 2013

The NBA's Best Feel Good Story Of 2013 No disrespect to the NBA stories last season. It ended in 2013 with a repeat championship for the Miami Heat and LeBron James. But that was expected from the beginning of the season. At the beginning of this season the...

Dec 27 2013, 10:16am CST

'Shark Tank': What Fans Should Know About Betting On Startups

'Shark Tank': What Fans Should Know About Betting On Startups Seven million viewers watch ABC’s “Shark Tank,” a reality show that pits four savvy venture capital investors—the “sharks”—against wide-eyed entrepreneurs who need funding to expand their companies. The entrepreneurs’...

Dec 24 2013, 11:26am CST

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Interesting June 2014 Stock Options for ORCL Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one...

Dec 23 2013, 11:36am CST

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Interesting March 2014 Stock Options for Starbucks Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Starbucks Corp. (NASD: SBUX). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one...

Dec 23 2013, 11:36am CST

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Interesting March 2014 Stock Options for MRK Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Merck & Co., Inc (NYSE: MRK). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one...

Dec 23 2013, 11:36am CST

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One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Wells Fargo & Co. Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one...

Dec 23 2013, 11:36am CST

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One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Boeing Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting...

Dec 23 2013, 11:36am CST

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One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Costco Wholesale Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Costco Wholesale Corp (NASD: COST). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and...

Dec 23 2013, 11:26am CST

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One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Las Vegas Sands Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Las Vegas Sands Corp (NYSE: LVS). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one...

Dec 23 2013, 11:26am CST

Was the Real Wolf of Wall Street All Wrong?

Was the Real Wolf of Wall Street All Wrong? This article is by Henry Schuck, co-founder and chief revenue officer of the sales intelligence and data firm DiscoverOrg. He can be reached at hschuck@discoverorg.com. Now, I want everyone to look down at that little...

Dec 23 2013, 11:06am CST

The Top Video Games Of 2014

The Top Video Games Of 2014 2014 is the first real year of what can now safely be referred to as “current-gen” video games. The era of the Xbox 360 and PS3 is drawing to a close and a new epoch is beginning. Even the Wii U promises to come into...

Dec 22 2013, 9:51am CST

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged As a presumed constitutional scholar, Barack Obama should know that while a president has authority to check the Legislative Branch by recommending legislation to be passed by Congress, or through presidential veto, he...

Dec 22 2013, 9:21am CST

Crowdsource Your New Year's Resolutions (And They Might Even Come True!)

Crowdsource Your New Year's Resolutions (And They Might Even Come True!) @giorodriguez New Years Eve needs a makeover.  And so does one of its key rituals When I was a boy, my parents used to drop me and my brother off at a relative in the Bronx every New Year’s Eve so they could celebrate...

Dec 21 2013, 4:36pm CST

How To Land Your Dream Job Working For An Entrepreneur

How To Land Your Dream Job Working For An Entrepreneur You’re either one of those people who will change the world or you’re insane, and as a result you’ve decided you want to work for an entrepreneur. Perhaps the reason is because you want to be an entrepreneur yourself,...

Dec 21 2013, 9:26am CST

Jack Dorsey's 10% $100M+ Square Stock Give-Back Isn't About Taxes

Jack Dorsey's 10% $100M+ Square Stock Give-Back Isn't About Taxes As Fortune reported—Square’s Dorsey returns 10% of his shares—Jack Dorsey, founder/CEO of Square, is giving back 10% of his shares to the company. Voluntarily, not to charity or family, but back to Square. It’s rare and...

Dec 20 2013, 8:21pm CST

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7 Things To Consider Before Investing In Biotechnology Stocks The biotechnology industry is one of the hardest spaces to consistently identify stocks that will outperform.  Many companies seem to offer all the potential in the world, but very few seem to be able to capitalize on...

Dec 20 2013, 2:41pm CST