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Apple beat Samsung in Smartphone Sales in Q4

Apple Beat Samsung in Smartphone Sales in Q4

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch shows Time with Fluid

Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch Shows Time with Fluid

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Aston Martin DBX Electric GT Concept Stuns

Aston Martin DBX Electric GT Concept Stuns

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Tesla Finishes One West-To-East Route

Tesla Finishes One West-To-East Route It may not go down in history like the driving of the “golden spike” that completed the transcontinental railroad in May of 1869. But Tesla nevertheless finished an important cross-country route of its own this week: In...

Jan 25 2014, 7:25am CST

The Personal Web is the Next Big Thing

The Personal Web is the Next Big Thing The modern world can be a dehumanizing place.  Long gone is the sweet little old lady at the drugstore counter, replaced by big box retailers, brand logos and barcodes.  We’re more often“handled” than serviced...

Jan 25 2014, 7:23am CST

Project Wedge is a New, Easy, Indie Portable Projection System

Project Wedge is a New, Easy, Indie Portable Projection System Project Wedge is a hardware start-up out of Olympia, Washington, that aims to solve one of those problems we didn’t know we had: How does one easily display a share content from tablet to a large room and look good...

Jan 24 2014, 1:17am CST

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journalist, one of many occupations these days that allows the complete and total freedom to work...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am 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 has a neat solution where 338 sharks have been tagged with tracking devices that are connected...

Jan 22 2014, 4:44am CST

Best Credit Cards for Travel

Best Credit Cards for Travel in 2014 The best credit cards for travel purposes in 2014 are given below. It appears to be the case, that they are the ideal economic tools for tourists and businessmen travelling abroad, who are looking for more bang for the buck.

Jan 21 2014, 11:17pm CST

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The Most Impactful CES 2014 Announcement Was Unexpected Over the past 23 years, I have been to more trade shows than I can even remember, including my recent trip to the the International Consumer Electronics Show, or CES. While neither Apple, Google, or Microsoft pay the...

Jan 21 2014, 1:22pm CST

Jamaican Bobsled Team Seeks Funding for Winter Olympics

Jamaican Bobsled Team Seeks Funding for Winter Olympics The Jamaican bobsled team, which consists of two players, is seeking funding. The purpose of collecting the funds is to be able to make an appearance in the Winter Olympics.

Jan 20 2014, 5:07am CST

Worldwide Travel, Write It Up, Write It Off

Worldwide Travel, Write It Up, Write It Off You have to admit it sounds awfully good. Travel the world, write your experiences, and write off all your expenses on your taxes. Trouble is, someone thought of it before you, and the IRS said no. Not only that, the...

Jan 17 2014, 1:11am CST

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For Obama, NSA review a quest for public trust For Obama, NSA review a quest to regain public trust in surveillance operations WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with Edward Snowden's first leaks about the government's sweeping surveillance apparatus, President...

Jan 16 2014, 3:46pm CST

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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) — Plenty of parents have been there — handing over the iPhone or iPad to a child while waiting...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am 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 books (e.g. Guide to Science, Understanding Physics and Asimov’s Chronology of Science and...

Jan 15 2014, 1:11pm CST

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media Do your kids need to disconnect? Are video games and the proliferation of mobile devices making us expect constant stimulation? Are we raising a generation of kids that believe they are entitled to be entertained at...

Jan 15 2014, 6:31am CST

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Officials: Obama likely to OK phone record changes AP sources: Obama expected to back changes to NSA surveillance with Congress handling details WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to endorse changes to the way the government collects...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST

Man with $153,000 in cash arrested at Nashville airport

Man with $153,000 in cash arrested at Nashville airport A man chartered a private plane in Nashville. Authorities became suspicious when he paid $20,000 in cash for the trip. A K-9 unit later discovered narcotic odor on the bundled money.

Jan 14 2014, 7:28pm CST

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The Secret To "Having It All" It was 1:45 PM on a Wednesday. I was sweating bullets as I ran to catch the train. I wasn’t headed to one of my usual big client meetings or a new business pitch. I was headed off to my job as Troop Leader of Daisies...

Jan 13 2014, 1:01pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Multi-Function Wireless Cycle Computer (DCY-438) from Discovery Group

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Multi-Function Wireless Cycle Computer (DCY-438) from Discovery Group CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Multi-Function Wireless Cycle Computer (DCY-438) from Discovery Group

Jan 12 2014, 10:38pm CST

Ford Motor Shows Off Its Latest Car Tech at CES

Ford Motor Shows Off Its Latest Car Tech at CES We had a chance to sit down with Ford’s chief technical officer Paul Mascarenas at the big CES technology trade show this week, where the U.S. car maker unveiled a few new ideas including a new solar-powered concept car...

Jan 12 2014, 1:16pm CST

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week) With the media focused last week on the “polar vortex” extreme cold, Chris Christie’s “BridgeGate,” the jobs report shock, Fed minutes, Robert Gates’ revelations, the BCS championship game, NFL football playoffs, the...

Jan 12 2014, 10:46am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DepthSense 3D Imaging time-of-flight CMOS sensor from SoftKinetic

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DepthSense 3D Imaging time-of-flight CMOS sensor from SoftKinetic CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DepthSense 3D Imaging time-of-flight CMOS sensor from SoftKinetic

Jan 11 2014, 9:07am CST

Dell Differentiates With Diminutive Alienware Steam Machine At CES 2014

Dell Differentiates With Diminutive Alienware Steam Machine At CES 2014 The team at Dell’s Alienware division has been fighting the good fight, so to speak, for many years in PC gaming. Some have herald that PC gamers are a dying breed, especially with the onslaught of Microsoft’s and Sony’...

Jan 10 2014, 4:41pm CST

5 Fearless Ways To Simplify Your Finances In 2014

5 Fearless Ways To Simplify Your Finances In 2014 The first of the year can be overwhelming for many people. Even with the best of intentions, people overspend and are left with credit card bills to pay off. We go into the season confident we can stick to a budget but...

Jan 10 2014, 9:51am CST

The Best Startup Advice From 14 Tech Heroes

The Best Startup Advice From 14 Tech Heroes Some say that people do not really want advice, even when they ask for it — but when starting a company, good advice early on can be the difference between success and failure. For this reason, it is common practice for...

Jan 9 2014, 12:06pm CST

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013 A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013: #10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright defendants win long-running litigation affairs–and potentially crack open new markets,...

Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST

Hubris: A Startup's Worst Mistake

Hubris: A Startup's Worst Mistake The following guest post is by Frederic Kerrest, co-founder and COO of Okta. Many startups experienced successful exits in 2013. Others crumbled to the ground. A common cause for those failures? Exhibiting hubris. It’s...

Jan 9 2014, 9:36am CST

First Images Of Marvel Superhero Theme Park Unveiled

First Images Of Marvel Superhero Theme Park Unveiled It’s a massive six-story high dome as big as two football fields. It includes 4D rides and games like a state-of-the-art amusement park. And it features 3D animation, virtual reality, and hologram simulations, all...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

I, Robot Journalist: Beaming Into CES 2014 From My Kitchen

I, Robot Journalist: Beaming Into CES 2014 From My Kitchen I’ve never been to the technology orgy party that is the Consumer Electronics Show. Many of my Forbes colleagues are there, reporting on the latest, greatest, and creepiest gadgets in the pipeline. I decided to dip my...

Jan 8 2014, 3:11pm CST

China's Avcon Bridges Videoconferencing and Surveillance

China's Avcon Bridges Videoconferencing and Surveillance By Jane Ho China’s nationwide outbreak of SARS in 2003 may have caused trouble for many businesses but it jump-started Avcon Information Technology, a provider of videoconference and surveillance systems. (And, yes, the...

Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST

The Ignorance Of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us

The Ignorance Of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us By Blaine McCormick & Burton Folsom What did our students learn during this holiday break between college semesters?  Once finals were over, many probably went to see a movie or took a trip with their family.  What...

Jan 8 2014, 7:21am CST

Entrepreneur Envy

Entrepreneur Envy My entrepreneurial past appeared on New Year’s Eve like a ghost visiting Ebenezer Scrooge. There it was, as plain as the tuna tacos I was eating at a local hot spot, although perhaps tinted by rose-colored glasses (like...

Jan 7 2014, 2:46pm CST

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How Consumer Technology Is Inspiring - And Limiting - Brand Advertising The Internet may have torn up most of traditional media, but one area it has left relatively untouched so far is brand advertising, the image ads that television and magazines still dominate. Most of the nearly $120...

Jan 7 2014, 1:56pm 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) — San Francisco announced plans Monday to start regulating employee shuttles for companies...

Jan 7 2014, 1:36pm CST

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014 In 2009, Apple trademarked their catchphrase, “there’s an app for that.” Little did we know how true that would turn out to be. Nowadays there really is an app for everything. There are finance apps, game apps, reading...

Jan 7 2014, 1:26pm CST

5 Second-Act Careers To Sail Through Retirement

5 Second-Act Careers To Sail Through Retirement Nancy Collamer, a career coach based in Old Greenwich, CT, offers hope to the burned out and the bored in mid-career. It’s possible to switch gears in midlife and to start a new venture that brings rewards, both...

Jan 7 2014, 10:06am CST

Dakar 2014 Results Announced

Dakar 2014 Results Announced The Dakar 2014 Rally has yielded some pretty exciting results. The stage 2 results of Dakar 2014 are in just now and they reveal a new winner along with an elite force that has risen to the pinnacle.

Jan 7 2014, 9:36am CST

Last DC-9 Flies for One Last Time

Last DC-9 Retired Delta Airlines had already decommissioned some of its DC-9 aircraft way back in 1993. Today the last DC-9 is to take to the skies for one final journey from Minneapolis to Atlanta.

Jan 7 2014, 7:49am CST

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Tesla station to bring electric cars to Wyoming Lusk, Wyo., charging station positioned to open up pickup-truck country to Tesla electric cars LUSK, Wyo. (AP) — In the least populated county in the least populated state, old Ford and Chevy pickup trucks...

Jan 7 2014, 12:26am 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 of race car made its debut Monday with cartoonishly loud revving, the smell of burning...

Jan 6 2014, 10:51pm CST