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
Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut Apple's Mac still influences computing today, 30 years after its debut NEW YORK (AP) — Look around. Many of the gadgets you see drew inspiration from the original Mac computer. Computers at the time typically required...
Jan 24 2014, 1:15am CST
New Take on Google Glass I’ve come around a bit on Google Glass. Not entirely, but perhaps 270°. To clarify, I’d be surprised if I ever adopted Glass personally. I’m just an old guy, stuck in some rut from the 1970s or thereabouts....
Jan 23 2014, 9:30am CST
Icahn Continues to Bet on Apple Stock Carl Icahn invests another $500 million in Apple with vote on stock-buyback proposal looming SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Activist investor Carl Icahn has raised his stake in Apple as he escalates his campaign to pressure the...
Jan 23 2014, 2:45am CST
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 never be a “normal” airport. But the tourism and convention money that comes from serving as...
Jan 22 2014, 12:50pm CST
Agnieszka Radwanska Defeats Victoria Azarenka Agnieszka Radwanska soundly defeated Belarussian Victoria Azarenka at the Australian Open. It was sweet revenge in its ultimate form. The score was 6-1, 5-7, 6-0 and the winner took it all while the loser had a fall.
Jan 22 2014, 7:56am CST
Jillian Michaels Streamlines Fitness Routine Jillian Michaels is one of the fittest females in the West. However, Michaels is not one to rest on her laurels. The supercharged fitness buff has further streamlined her exercise routine upon turning 40 years of age.
Jan 22 2014, 5:51am CST
Vanessa Hudgens Protects BF The High School Musical star, Vanessa Hudgens got all protective about her boyfriend Austin Butler on the Jay Leno Show. When Leno started passing sarcastic comments about her beau, she became defensive and questioned him right back.
Jan 18 2014, 2:48am CST
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
8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable Leaders that strive to be significant seek to create the greatest impact and influence. These are the types of leaders that we value the most; inspired by their courage and resiliency, we seek to emulate them. They...
Jan 13 2014, 8:51am CST
Beverly D’Angelo and Chevy Chase Get Together Again While he left the last series he was acting in, Chevy Chase is about to make a reappearance in a new venue. Chase and Beverly D’Angelo are to get together again and play the role of husband and wife in an ABC program.
Jan 13 2014, 3:54am CST
Anna Faris Looks Stunning Anna Faris cut a fine figure in the beaded pantsuit she wore for the People’s Choice Awards. Yet, half of the audience appreciated her style while the other half denigrated her looks.
Jan 10 2014, 6:23am CST
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 typed “Retired.”
I probably sat with 20 seniors that day at the Internal Revenue Service...
Jan 9 2014, 9:06pm CST
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 long, Hot Wheels.
You just got lapped by toy race-car company Anki, which...
Jan 9 2014, 3:16pm CST
How Hybrid Publishers Innovate To Succeed
The intensity of competition in an industry is neither a matter of coincidence nor bad luck
Michael Porter, Competitive Strategy
The publishing industry has been challenged by the online sales success of Amazon, the...
Jan 8 2014, 4:31pm CST
How Wearable Tech's SCOTTEVEST Is Setting The Bar For PR It is a coincidence that I am writing about SCOTTEVEST the week the company announced its ability at CES to provide the first clothing to accommodate a wearable battery power source for Google Glass (see The Shirt That...
Jan 7 2014, 11:16pm CST
Nicole Scherzinger Faces a Catch-22 Situation Pussy Cat Dolls’ singer, Nicole Scherzinger currently faces a catch-22 situation of sorts. She is facing a conflict between two equally attractive choices. While she is being signed on for a $4.5 million contract with Sony, a future as an important celebrity on X-Factor seems just as important for the stylish pop starlet.
Jan 3 2014, 6:49am CST
Samsung Continues Android Collaboration With Galaxy 2 Camera In advance of the upcoming CES trade show, Samsung today announced the Galaxy 2, the Korean company’s 21x zoom, 16MP camera that runs on Google's Android OS. Pricing and availability are not yet available, but this year...
Jan 2 2014, 10:41am CST
Terri Schiavo Implicitly Affirms Life Support for Jahi McMath The Terri Schiavo Foundation has implicitly affirmed the fact that Jahi McMath ought to be on life support. This is a sensitive case like that of Terri Schiavo which took place years ago and attracted a lot of media attention due to the issue of euthanasia.
Jan 2 2014, 6:06am CST
Skylar Diggins has Prep Jersey Retirement Party Ruined Thanks to Skirmish Skylar Diggins Prep Jersey Retirement Party Ruined- Skylar Diggins was at her prep jersey retirement party when an incident took place that virtually ruined it for her as well as for several others. Thanks to a skirmish between her home team and one of the opposing players, quite a stink was created at what would have otherwise been a jovial event.
Jan 1 2014, 2:20am CST
Becoming More Innovative in 2014 Organizations don’t innovate, people do. Organizations that are admired for being especially innovative don’t hire genetically different people than are available to the rest of us, they just make different managerial...
Dec 31 2013, 9:46am CST
France Puts A Spoke In The Wheel Of Uber And Le Cab Yes, I know I’m an Englishman and thus not unbiased on the subject of what the French get up to but this is just typical. The French have just rushed into law something that makes life worse for consumers, hinders...
Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST
Why Top of the Funnel BI Will Drive the Next Wave of Adoption Business Intelligence practitioners should steal some lessons from the marketing department in their quest to bring data and analytics to the masses. Instead of obsessing with improving existing technology, BI promoters...
Dec 29 2013, 10:46am CST
Twenty Four Hours With The Jolla Smartphone Just before the Christmas celebrations started, FedEx delivered a small and long-awaited package from Finland. Jolla, the smartphone company that rose from the ashes of the Linux powered N9 from Nokia. Having supported...
Dec 27 2013, 7:56pm CST
7 Things You Should Expect From Your Leaders In 2014 Employees expect a lot from their leaders and when they don’t get what they expect they begin to lose trust and respect for their leader. As the workplace continues to transition from a knowledge to a wisdom-based...
Dec 27 2013, 9:36am CST
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