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Chess Champ Carlsen Delights Silicon Valley With Dry Wit

Chess Champ Carlsen Delights Silicon Valley With Dry Wit
by Forbes
He’s awkward. He’s charming. At age 23, he’s the new chess champion of the world. And in a Silicon Valley speaking appearance, Norway’s Magnus Carlsen unleashed enough of his dry wit to keep his audience tittering or... Read more Jan 17 2014, 1:31am CST
 

Web Performance Is User Experience

by Forbes
By Lara Swanson Think about how you search for things on the web. How quick are you to close a tab and go to the next search engine result if a site takes too long to load? Now consider doing that on your phone while... Read more Jan 16 2014, 5:36pm CST
 

SimCity Adding Formerly 'Impossible' Offline Mode

SimCity Adding Formerly 'Impossible' Offline Mode
by Forbes
It’s been nearly ten months since the disastrous launch of EA’s SimCity, a game that served as a cautionary tale of what happens when you make a game online-only. Server issues left players unable to play a game that... Read more Jan 13 2014, 10:01am CST
 

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes

How To Reinstall Windows And Your Programs In 20 Minutes
by Forbes
Did your PC or laptop run faster when you bought it? An often over-looked fact is that by simply re-installing Microsoft Windows, your system run just like new again – snappy and responsive. If your system has been on... Read more Jan 13 2014, 6:01am CST
 

Jolla Review: Some Rough Edges, But This Linux Smartphone Shows Promise

Jolla Review: Some Rough Edges, But This Linux Smartphone Shows Promise
by Forbes
Jolla was formed in late 2011 from a number of former Nokia Engineers who had been working on a number of Linux-based operating systems and handsets (including the Nokia N9). Just over two years later, their first... Read more Jan 12 2014, 7:56pm CST
 

PCs Rate Of Decline Moderating But Still Losing Share To Tablets

PCs Rate Of Decline Moderating But Still Losing Share To Tablets
by Forbes
Gartner estimates that PC shipments declined 6.9% year over year to 82.6 million units while IDC estimated they dropped 5.6% to 82.2 million. PC unit declines have ranged from mid-single to low-double-digits over the... Read more Jan 10 2014, 8:01am CST
 

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party

How Silicon Valley Could Destabilize The Democratic Party
by Forbes
Much has been written, often with considerable glee, about the worsening divide in the Republican Party between its corporate and Tea Party wings. Yet Democrats may soon face their own schism as a result of the growing... Read more Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST
 

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work

14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work
by Forbes
14 Things To Do On A Slow Day At Work Downtime is a rare in most workplaces — but there’s a good chance you’ll experience a slow day every once in a while. (If you’re reading this at work, you might be having one today... Read more Jan 9 2014, 12:06pm CST
 

2014: Time To Be The Change We Want To See In The World

2014: Time To Be The Change We Want To See In The World
by Forbes
The tech industry is an exemplar. Yet often we forget to act like it. By Ellen Leanse (Tech Veteran, Investor & Entrepreneur) My friend Jerry – strategist, community architect, and notable brain – worked for an oil... Read more Jan 9 2014, 5:36am CST
 

Business's Worst Nightmare: Big Bang Disruption

Business's Worst Nightmare: Big Bang Disruption
by Forbes
“Address books, video cameras, pagers, wristwatches, maps, books, travel games, flashlights, home telephones, dictation recorders, cash registers, Walkmen, Day-Timers, alarm clocks, answering machines, yellow pages,... Read more Jan 7 2014, 3:46pm CST
 

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