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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 A...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11pm CST

FarmLogs Raises $4 Million In Series A Funding

FarmLogs Raises $4 Million In Series A Funding

FarmLogs is a farm management software startup that builds tools for helping farmers increase their productivity and efficienc...

Jan 15 2014, 6:11am CST

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Ad Tech Shop Turn Raises $80M Late-Stage Round In March Toward Eventual IPO

With millions flowing into ad tech, Turn Inc. has been a bit of an anomaly, not raising money for over three years and working...

Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Liquids Pink case for iPad from White Diamonds

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Liquids Pink case for iPad from White Diamonds

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Liquids Pink case for iPad from White Diamonds...

Jan 12 2014, 11:41pm CST

Ready For Virtual Reality Withdrawals? The New Oculus Rift Crystal Cove Prototype Is That Good

Ready For Virtual Reality Withdrawals? The New Oculus Rift Crystal Cove Prototype Is That Good

An in-depth preview of the Crystal Cove prototype shown behind closed doors, and what it means for Oculus VR as their virtual r...

Jan 11 2014, 2:21pm CST

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Gadget Watch: Car game leaves Hot Wheels in dust

Gadget Watch: iPhone-controlled toy car game leaves Hot Wheels and tracks with rails in dust LAS VEGAS (AP) — So...

Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm 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

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Few 'wearables' balance fashion and function

Gadget show is awash in 'wearable' devices, but questions of acceptance and usefulness remain LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ga...

Jan 8 2014, 3:51pm CST

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SF to charge Google, others with employee shuttles

San Francisco to charge Google, Facebook, others using public bus stops for employee shuttles SAN FRANCISCO (AP)...

Jan 7 2014, 1:36pm CST

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NAFTA And The Future Of Canada, Mexico And The United States

By Marc Lanthemann The 20th anniversary of NAFTA’s implementation on Jan. 1 has revived some of the perennial arguments that ha...

Jan 7 2014, 9:06am CST

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Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip

Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip, will be driven in Formula E Championship LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new kind...

Jan 6 2014, 10:51pm CST

How To Spend 48 Hours In Napa Valley

How To Spend 48 Hours In Napa Valley

Everyone is busy, but surely you can squeeze 48 hours into your life for some unforgettable romance in Napa Valley. Make your V...

Jan 3 2014, 2:36pm CST

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Texting, dialing while driving raises crash risk

Texting, dialing cellphone while driving raises crash risk especially for teens, study finds A sophisticated, rea...

Jan 2 2014, 1:41am CST

Romantic New Year's Eve Dining Options In Las Vegas

Romantic New Year's Eve Dining Options In Las Vegas

Las Vegas is not just for gambling anymore. With some of the world’s greatest chefs creating menus filled with truffles, chocol...

Dec 30 2013, 10:31am CST

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Apple Puts Carl Icahn's $150 Billion Buyback Proposal To Shareholders

As we know Carl Icahn has been urging Apple's management and Tim Cook to increase the share buyback and dividend distributions...

Dec 28 2013, 12:21pm CST

Israel's Water Challenge

Israel's Water Challenge

Israel’s successful efforts to increase water security will lessen one of the country’s geographical constraints. But new sourc...

Dec 26 2013, 11:21am CST

Foo Fighters Lead Bud Light Hotel Super Bowl 2014 Line-Up

Foo Fighters Lead Bud Light Hotel Super Bowl 2014 Line-Up

The Bud Light Hotel is back at the Super Bowl 2014. The beer brand just announced the concert line-up for the Super Bowl 2014 w...

Dec 19 2013, 2:28pm CST

Golden Globe Award Nominees Announced

Golden Globe Award Nominees Announced

Nominees for the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA...

Dec 12 2013, 8:09am CST

Eloise Mumford is new Fifty Shades of Grey Cast Member

Eloise Mumford is new Fifty Shades of Grey Cast Member

Eloise Mumford is the latest cast member to join Fifty Shades of Grey. She will play Kate Kavanagh....

Nov 23 2013, 4:32pm CST

Hammerhead Shark New Species Discovered

Hammerhead Shark New Species Discovered

A new species of hammerhead shark has just been discovered. It is quite an exciting moment for the team of scientists who found...

Nov 8 2013, 3:37am CST

World's Tallest Statue Construction is Ordered by Modi in India

World's Tallest Statue Construction is Ordered by Modi in India

Narendra Modi, head of the BJP plans to build the world’s highest statue in India. It will be of Sardar Patel, a historical fig...

Oct 31 2013, 7:23am CDT

Lionfish Invasion Haunts Atlantic Ocean

Lionfish Invasion Haunts Atlantic Ocean

An invasion of Lionfish is haunting the Atlantic Ocean. These aggressive and poisonous Lionfish have no other marine life that...

Oct 21 2013, 3:10am CDT

Apple Wins Trademark Rights to iPhone in Brazil

Apple Wins Trademark Rights to iPhone in Brazil

Apple had been engaged in a settlement case with Gradiente over the issue of its trademark rights to use the name “iPhone” for...

Sep 26 2013, 5:27am CDT

China is Investigating Two Apple Suppliers Over Pollution Allegations

China is Investigating Two Apple Suppliers Over Pollution Allegations

China is in hot pursuit of Foxconn and UniMicron over river pollution probe. The two suppliers of Apple have come under scrutin...

Aug 5 2013, 7:48am CDT

Discovery of Ocean Water on Mars

Discovery of Ocean Water on Mars

While the discovery of traces of frozen water on the surface of Mars is not new, the existence of an entire ocean that once exi...

Jul 22 2013, 3:16am CDT

Nik Wallenda Grand Canyon Tightrope Walk Made History

Nik Wallenda Grand Canyon Tightrope Walk Made History

Dare devil Nik Wallenda successfully walked over the Little Colorado River Gorge near Grand Canyon on a tightrope without safet...

Jun 23 2013, 10:45pm CDT

AT&T Launches Free Street Charge Solar Mobile Stations in NYC

AT&T Launches Free Street Charge Solar Mobile Stations in NYC

Solar power is the “in” thing right now. That is why AT&T began its Street Charge program in coordination with Goal Zero. I...

Jun 19 2013, 4:22am CDT

Bristol Palin and Joan Rivers Switch on Celebrity Wife Swap

Bristol Palin and Joan Rivers Switch on Celebrity Wife Swap

ABC sure uses artificial intelligence to come up with the pairings for its reality show Celebrity Wife Swap....

Jun 7 2013, 7:16am CDT

Apple’s Customer Data Privacy Rules Changed by Decision of German Court

Apple’s Customer Data Privacy Rules Changed by Decision of German Court

Apple is facing a lawsuit that will change its customer data privacy rules. A German court has ordered the computer giant to tr...

May 8 2013, 5:07am CDT

Facebook Acquires Parse for Mobile Platform Apps

Facebook Acquires Parse for Mobile Platform Apps

Facebook has incorporated among its versatile and diversified tools a new cloud-based instrument of rationality. This is Parse...

Apr 26 2013, 5:41am CDT

Earth Day 2013: Google's Animated Doodle for All Seasons

Earth Day 2013: Google's Animated Doodle for All Seasons

Earth Day has become synonymous with a celebration of Nature and all the bounties it affords us. Google has also launched an in...

Apr 22 2013, 5:15am CDT

Real-Time 3-D Video Converter to Be Unveiled at CES 2013

Real-Time 3-D Video Converter to Be Unveiled at CES 2013

Converter box changes stereoscopic and 2-D content to glasses-free 3-D...

Dec 17 2012, 1:08pm CST