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2014 Subaru Forester is the Top Trendsetter

2014 Subaru Forester is the Top Trendsetter

The 2014 Subaru Forester is the top trendsetter this year. It fulfills all the criteria to grab the highest spot in the capacit...

Jan 24 2014, 11:54pm CST

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

Steve Jobs Did Not Liberate Us. Tim Berners-Lee Did, By Freeing Ones and Zeros To Eat the World

30 years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the Macintosh. More accurately, The Great Magician took it out of a bag and let it talk...

Jan 24 2014, 8:48am CST

Pope Francis Talks Internet

Pope Francis Talks Internet

“The internet …,” writes Pope Francis today, “offers immense possibilities for encounter and solidarity. This is something trul...

Jan 24 2014, 6:30am CST

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

Netflix is starting to look like a precision machine. The company modestly exceeded expectations for the fourth quarter, adding...

Jan 23 2014, 4:21am CST

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

I’m not the first person to say that if you want to get Americans to care about an issue, hit them in their pocketbooks. Which...

Jan 23 2014, 4:04am CST

Netflix adds 2.3M more US subscribers in banner 4Q

Netflix adds 2.3M more US subscribers in banner 4Q

Netflix's 4th-quarter earnings, stock soar as video service adds 2.3 million US subscribers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix's four...

Jan 23 2014, 2:45am CST

T-Mobile Aims To Shake Up Banking

T-Mobile Wants To Shake Up Banking

“We’ve already transformed how Americans use and pay for phones, tablets and wireless service; why stop there?.” T-Mobile CEO J...

Jan 23 2014, 2:21am CST

Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China

Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China

Tesla has announced pricing for its Model S sedan in China and in a surprise has decided to match its U.S. price, with one cave...

Jan 23 2014, 2:08am CST

Government Panel urges To End Phone Data Spying

Government Panel urges To End Phone Data Spying

Government oversight panel urges end to phone data spying, records purge WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided government task fo...

Jan 23 2014, 2:01am CST

Who's Paying For Your Free Airport Wi-Fi?

Who's Paying For the Free Airport Wi-Fi?

With banks of blinking slot machines situated just past the security check, McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas will ne...

Jan 22 2014, 12:50pm CST

More Super Bowl 2014 Ads Coming from Disney

More Super Bowl 2014 Ads Coming from Disney

Disney is reportedly seeking to buy more Super Bowl 2014 Ad slots....

Jan 22 2014, 8:32am CST

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Check Your Smartphone, There Is A Shark Right Behind You

Ever since Jaws hit theaters, the world has not been a safe place for ocean lovers, or for sharks, either. Western Australia ha...

Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST

Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity

Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity

From the thrum of heating and ventilation units to the thump of home theaters, the noise of fellow humans at work and play is i...

Jan 22 2014, 4:11am CST

Mozilla has just got its first Firefox OS tablets from Foxconn

Mozilla has just got its first Firefox OS tablets from Foxconn

With the obvious exception of the Mozilla Inc. themselves, the Firefox OS might not have got a bigger fan than the Foxconn Inc....

Jan 21 2014, 6:28am CST

Mozilla Inc partners with Taiwan OEM to make Firefox OS tablets

Mozilla Inc partners with Taiwan OEM to make Firefox OS tablets

A famous Taiwan based company is teaming up with the Mozilla Inc. to build up tablets running on the newly hyped Firefox OS ope...

Jan 21 2014, 5:44am CST

The Home Exercise Equipment Conundrum

The Home Exercise Equipment Conundrum

The choice in the best treadmills in the home exercise equipment market is confusing. While the higher the price, the more comp...

Jan 21 2014, 5:41am CST

I4U news

New Flash Solutions To Enable All Flash Data Centers

Flash memory is finding its way into more storage systems, augmenting and sometimes replacing slower digital storage technology...

Jan 20 2014, 1:20pm CST

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

Awash in a sea of long-lived stellar Red dwarfs, our own sun seems to be somewhat of a local anomaly. Until recently, detecting...

Jan 18 2014, 4:36am CST

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Dozen Biggest Production Debuts Of NAIAS

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Dozen Biggest Production Debuts Of NAIAS

Performance cars supplanted alternative-fuel vehicles as the main attraction at this year’s North American International Auto S...

Jan 17 2014, 8:11pm CST

Obama Calls For 'New Approach' On NSA Surveillance--Not 'New' Enough For Critics

Obama Calls For 'New Approach' On NSA Surveillance--Not 'New' Enough For Critics

Six months after Edward Snowden began leaking the NSA’s secrets, President Obama has agreed that the way America spies needs to...

Jan 17 2014, 1:11pm CST

Steam Matters For Indie Developers - 'Day Z' Offers A Million Reasons Why

Steam Matters For Indie Developers - 'Day Z' Offers A Million Reasons Why

As Day Z racks up a million sales in four weeks, Steam once again demonstrates its ability to make a game – even when its creat...

Jan 17 2014, 12:41pm CST

I4U news

Europe launches RoboEarth: 'Wikipedia for Robots'

European universities launch project to speed robotic development, enable bot-to-bot learning EINDHOVEN, Netherla...

Jan 17 2014, 3:01am CST

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

Study: Heavy Drinking Is Toxic To The Brains Of Men, But Not Those Of Women

One of the largest studies ever conducted on the long-term effects of alcohol consumption suggests that heavy drinking is linke...

Jan 16 2014, 10:46pm CST

I4U news

Web Performance Is User Experience

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 en...

Jan 16 2014, 5:36pm CST

Tesla Sales Blow Past Competitors, But With Success Comes Scrutiny

Tesla Sales Blow Past Competitors, But With Success Comes Scrutiny

To get a sense of how successful the Tesla Model S is, consider this: In 2012, the bestselling full-size luxury sedan nationwid...

Jan 16 2014, 9:26am CST

SEMI: Forecasts are Positive at Annual ISS Conference

SEMI: Forecasts are Positive at Annual ISS Conference

In a press release issued January 14, semiconductor industry association SEMI provided synopses of key presentations at its Ind...

Jan 15 2014, 9:31pm CST

AOL Hands Off Patch To Turnaround Firm Hale Global

AOL Hands Off Patch To Turnaround Firm Hale Global

This is the way the saga of Patch and AOL ends: Not with a bang, nor with a whimper, but with a “Huh?” Pressed to find a buyer...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

I4U news

Apple's Cook Says iPhone China Mobile Deal Is The Beginning of A Beautiful Friendship

Apple CEO Tim Cook did something his predecessor, Steve Jobs, didn’t do in pursuit of a deal for the iPhone with China Mobile,...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

Adding Salt To Dropbox's Wounds - Box Offers 50GB For Free

Adding Salt To Dropbox's Wounds - Box Offers 50GB For Free

Last weekend wasn’t an awesome one for Dropbox, their outage caused consternation in the Twitterverse as many people suggested...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

Are Air Source Heat Pumps A Threat To Geothermal Heat Pump Suppliers?

Are Air Source Heat Pumps A Threat To Geothermal Heat Pump Suppliers?

Last year, geothermal heat pump (GHP) manufacturers introduced new heat pumps with break-through efficiency based on variable-s...

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...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Jellyfish Aircraft Prototype Invented

Jellyfish Aircraft Hovers

Two scientists have invented a jellyfish aircraft prototype. It is the first one of its kind and proves that there may be more...

Jan 15 2014, 5:57am CST

Monster Drinks Face Challenges

Monster Drinks Face Challenges Despite High Sales

The cost price of Monster drinks has skyrocketed so that it is currently three billion dollars richer than in previous times. H...

Jan 15 2014, 4:52am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: SPX 7800BT Ultra-High Performance Radar/Laser/Camera Detector from Cobra Electronics

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: SPX 7800BT Ultra-High Performance Radar/Laser/Camera Detector from Cobra Electronics

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: SPX 7800BT Ultra-High Performance Radar/Laser/Camera Detector from Cobra Electronics...

Jan 15 2014, 12:07am CST

Did Iranian Fighters Battle UFOs?

Did Iranian Fighters Battle UFOs?

As if the Iran-UFO connection (the Axis of Alien-ness?) couldn’t get any weirder, it now appears that the Iranian Air Force att...

Jan 14 2014, 8:56pm CST

AMD's Kaveri APU With Radeon R7 Graphics Targets Mainstream, Power-Efficient Computing

AMD's Kaveri APU With Radeon R7 Graphics Targets Mainstream, Power-Efficient Computing

AMD officially launched their next generation Kaveri processor today finally realizing a long term vision of the company to ful...

Jan 14 2014, 3:56pm CST

Court Rejects FCC Net Neutrality And Leaves Consumers With No Defense Against Greedy Broadband Providers

Court Rejects FCC Net Neutrality And Leaves Consumers With No Defense Against Greedy Broadband Providers

The United States Court of Appeals in Washington DC has ruled in favor of Verizon in a case regarding the authority of the FCC...

Jan 14 2014, 12:16pm CST

Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two Tests Thrusters and New Protective Coating

Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two Tests Thrusters and New Protective Coating

Virgin Galactic tests new thruster system for the first time...

Jan 14 2014, 11:56am CST

Porsche Unveils 911 Targa in Detroit

Porsche Unveils 911 Targa in Detroit

Targa will hit dealerships this summer...

Jan 14 2014, 11:46am CST

The Data Lake Dream

The Data Lake Dream

How will enterprise data architecture evolve over the next five years? In 2013, I spent a lot of time talking about Hadoop’s de...

Jan 14 2014, 10:46am CST