Takes


Cloud Computing's Paradox: More IT, But Less IT Management

Cloud Computing's Paradox: More IT, But Less IT Management

Wither the information technology department?  There’s been no end to speculation as of late, as employees bring their own devi...

Jan 17 2014, 1:31pm CST

Facebook and NBC Look Towards A Social Winter Olympics, Just Don't Mention The Tape Delay Or #NBCfail

Facebook and NBC Look Towards A Social Winter Olympics, Just Don't Mention The Tape Delay Or #NBCfail

NBC and Facebook have announced a content sharing deal for coverage around this year’s Winter Olympics from Sochi in Russia. It...

Jan 17 2014, 12:21pm CST

Solar Grid Storage: Finding Value In Grid Frequency Regulation

Solar Grid Storage: Finding Value In Grid Frequency Regulation

Many observers feel that energy storage has the potential to be one of the ‘next big things.’ A number of companies are working...

Jan 17 2014, 9:21am CST

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

World leaders are about to gather in Abu Dhabi to discuss how to feed the global energy appetite with the cleanest fuels and th...

Jan 17 2014, 5:41am CST

'The Banner Saga' Review: Beautiful, But Not Quite Brilliant (PC)

'The Banner Saga' Review: Beautiful, But Not Quite Brilliant (PC)

The moment I laid eyes on indie developer Stoic’s The Banner Saga, I wanted to love everything about it. The art-style is simpl...

Jan 16 2014, 11:26pm 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

America's Next Great Prescription

America's Next Great Prescription

Scientists have made a discovery that is proven to reduce premature death from heart attacks and stroke, lower the risk of diab...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

Delivering Retail Sales Through Analytics With AgilOne

Delivering Retail Sales Through Analytics With AgilOne

Retailers have known for the longest time that selling more products to an existing customer is generally easier than convertin...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

Pandora Launches Personalized Station Recommendations for iOS and Android users

Pandora Launches Personalized Station Recommendations for iOS and Android users

Pandora unveils personalization options...

Jan 16 2014, 11:30am CST

12 E-Commerce Strategies To Grow Your Business This Year

12 E-Commerce Strategies To Grow Your Business This Year

By Michael Evans and Jennifer Knight Your plans for the New Year call for growing your company’s revenue in 2014, but where wil...

Jan 16 2014, 11:06am CST

Pinners Are From Peoria: Sharing On Pinterest Takes Off

Pinners Are From Peoria: Sharing On Pinterest Takes Off

Pinterest keeps gaining momentum as a way to share content, growing faster at this social activity than any other social media...

Jan 16 2014, 9:26am CST

How Facebook Memes Evolve And Spread

How Facebook Memes Evolve And Spread

As a publisher, understanding the flow of information online is as important as a civil engineer understanding traffic congesti...

Jan 16 2014, 7:36am CST

I4U news

Woman to testify against Google Glass citation

Calif. woman challenges citation for wearing eyeglasses computer while driving SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California woma...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

I4U news

Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases

Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games WASHINGTON (AP) — Pl...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

I4U news

Cybersecurity chief had qualms over health website

HHS cybersecurity chief says health care website tests didn't follow security 'best practices' WASHINGTON (AP) —...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad Released as Extended Version

AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad Released as Extended Version

The AXE Super Bowl 2014 Ad has been released, titled Love. You can watch the 60 second ad below. A 30 second version of it is t...

Jan 15 2014, 2:12pm CST

Asimov's Vision Of 2014 And A Legacy Of Looking Forward

Asimov's Vision Of 2014 And A Legacy Of Looking Forward

Asimov was not only one of the greatest science fiction writers of his generation; he was a prolific author of popular science...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm CST

Blackphone Sets Out To Uphold Objectives Of Privacy

Blackphone Sets Out To Uphold Objectives Of Privacy

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Feb, 24, a joint venture that appears to be somewhat covert in nature between Silent...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm CST

Consumer Electronics Show 2014 highlights: Top ten wireless handset accessory from the industry

Consumer Electronics Show 2014 highlights: Top ten wireless handset accessory from the industry

Consumer Electronics Show 2014 highlights: Top ten wireless handset accessory from the industry...

Jan 15 2014, 1:00pm CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten software and apps from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten software and apps from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten software and apps from the industry...

Jan 15 2014, 12:07pm CST

Consumer Electronics Show 2014 highlights: Top ten Portable power technologies from the industry

Consumer Electronics Show 2014 highlights: Top ten Portable power technologies from the industry

Consumer Electronics Show 2014 highlights: Top ten Portable power technologies from the industry...

Jan 15 2014, 12:06pm CST

'Dark Souls II' And The Fate Of The Cursed

'Dark Souls II' And The Fate Of The Cursed

Dark Souls never wears its lore on its sleeve, and when it does it’s stitched into the fabric, hidden beneath the folds. There...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten software and apps from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten software and apps from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten software and apps from the industry...

Jan 15 2014, 11:32am CST

Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer?

Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer?

Until yesterday I was hopeful about the future of the music business. Today not so much. All the indicators and predictions sho...

Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

To broaden its fundraising base and support its growth, SolarCity said Wednesday it will tap new types of investors by launchin...

Jan 15 2014, 7:21am CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten Portable power technologies from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten Portable power technologies from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten Portable power technologies from the industry...

Jan 15 2014, 1:01am CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten In vehicle audio, video & accessories from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten In vehicle audio, video & accessories from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten In vehicle audio, video & accessories from the industry...

Jan 15 2014, 1:01am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Aha cloud-based platform from HARMAN International

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Aha cloud-based platform from HARMAN International

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Aha cloud-based platform from HARMAN International...

Jan 15 2014, 12:31am CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer peripherals from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer peripherals from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer peripherals from the industry...

Jan 14 2014, 11:58pm CST

I4U news

Google Takes A Cue From The Apple Playbook With Nest

Google’s acquisition of Nest Labs is being touted as a sign that it’s serious about putting itself at the center of the Interne...

Jan 14 2014, 2:36pm CST

A Chat With The Host of 'Brain Games': Nat Geo's Highest-Rated Show Ever

A Chat With The Host of 'Brain Games': Nat Geo's Highest-Rated Show Ever

Here’s the thing about Jason Silva, host of National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games: Off-camera, he’s exactly like you want h...

Jan 14 2014, 1:36pm CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer peripherals from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer peripherals from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer peripherals from the industry...

Jan 14 2014, 1:16pm CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer hardware & component from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer hardware & component from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer hardware & component from the industry...

Jan 14 2014, 12:41pm CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer accessories from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer accessories from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer accessories from the industry...

Jan 14 2014, 12:06pm CST

Yahoo! Provides David Pogue With the Playground Of His Dreams

Yahoo! Provides David Pogue With the Playground Of His Dreams

David Pogue has become a household name in tech criticism from his “State of the Art” column in New York Times along with multi...

Jan 14 2014, 8:36am CST

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

5 Reasons Nest Sold To Google

The big obsession yesterday was with why Google spent $3.2 billion on startup Nest Labs. But lost in the shuffle of the breatht...

Jan 14 2014, 7:56am CST

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of te...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Bloat, Censorship, Reaction: UK Government Takes Control Freak Approach To Tech

Bloat, Censorship, Reaction: UK Government Takes Control Freak Approach To Tech

Britain’s Coalition government has been desperate to be seen as on the cutting edge of technology since the beginning of its te...

Jan 13 2014, 11:41am CST

'Deep Down' Is Not A 'Dark Souls' Clone

'Deep Down' Is Not A 'Dark Souls' Clone

I write the title of this post with something of a heavy heart. Recently, a number of posts have hit the internet comparing the...

Jan 13 2014, 10:01am CST

Solar Installer Takes Google Glass Up On The Roof

Solar Installer Takes Google Glass Up On The Roof

One of the residential solar industry’s ongoing challenges surrounds standardizing and speeding up the time it takes to get ins...

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am CST