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Microsoft Surface Mini to Use Qualcomm Chips

Microsoft Surface Mini to Use Qualcomm Chips

Microsoft is said to launch a small version of its Surface tablet (called Surface mini) on May 20 that will use Qualcomm chips...

May 7 2014, 9:26am CDT

Cholesterol Medication: Use Statins to Lower Cholesterol

Cholesterol Medication: Use Statins to Lower Cholesterol

Many more people will have to be put on statins, the drugs that lower cholesterol, depending on the risks they face. The guidel...

Mar 29 2014, 6:39am CDT

Caffeine Use Disorder

Caffeine Use Disorder is a Real Disorder

The DSM-5 has included Caffeine Use Disorder among its labyrinthine list of mental disorders. This occurs in the case of at lea...

Feb 1 2014, 8:56am CST

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Icahn's Letter To Apple: The Missing Key Points

Carl Icahn tweeted on Thursday, January 23, announcing that he had bought another $500 million of Apple’s stock that day ($1 bi...

Jan 27 2014, 6:40am CST

 The Grammys Taxes and the IRS

Grammys Taxes and the IRS

The Grammys award show is a big production, which GRAMMY.com calls Music’s Biggest Night. Awards are coveted for their st...

Jan 27 2014, 5:00am CST

5 Things About The Big Data Economy that Managers Should Know

5 Things About The Big Data Economy that Managers Should Know

At the turn of the 20th century, most people lived as they had in the middle ages.  Almost half of the US population was e...

Jan 27 2014, 4:13am CST

Xirrus Lets Las Vegas Sands Charge WiFi Premium

Xirrus enables Las Vegas Sands Casino to Charge WiFi Premium

As a hotel guest, I am always annoyed when I am required to pay extra for WiFi. But thanks to WiFi service from a Thousand Oaks...

Jan 26 2014, 10:08am CST

Intuit Super Bowl 2014 Ad is the Best

Intuit Super Bowl 2014 Ad is the Best

With over 100 million salivating Super Bowl viewers on deck, it no longer shocks me that companies will pay $4 million for a sp...

Jan 25 2014, 8:04am CST

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 186...

Jan 25 2014, 7:25am CST

Xbox One: There will be No Micro Transactions In Titanfall

Xbox One: There will be No Micro Transactions In Titanfall

Here’s a welcome surprise for one of the biggest Xbox One titles coming out this year: Respawn Entertainment’s  Titanfall...

Jan 25 2014, 4:52am CST

Comcast Delivers Online Olympics Coverage to TV

Comcast Delivers Online Olympics Coverage to TV

Comcast to bring online Olympics coverage to big-screen TV LOS ANGELES (AP) — Over the past few Olympics, NBC has shown more li...

Jan 24 2014, 2:38pm CST

Google acknowledges Calendar bug could invite people to private events

Google acknowledges Calendar bug could invite people to private events

Google says don't put email addresses into Calendars for now...

Jan 24 2014, 10:13am CST

David Beckham to be Nude in H&M Super Bowl 2014 Ad

David Beckham to be Nude in H&M Super Bowl 2014 Ad

H&M will have fans vote on whether David Beckham will be naked or covered in H&M Super Bowl 2014 ad starting Monday. I...

Jan 24 2014, 9:55am CST

'Slow, Painful Death' For Sony Playstation Vita Predicted

Slow and Painful Death For Sony Playstation Vita Predicted

We rarely get terribly colorful language in the sometimes staid world of financial analysis, but in the videogame world, that’s...

Jan 24 2014, 9:00am 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

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

The idea of powering your car with a flywheel conjures up amateurish images of rubber bands, or big, clunky contraptions attach...

Jan 24 2014, 8:36am CST

Macintosh At 30: Interesting, Profound And Curious Things Said About the Mac

Macintosh At 30: Interesting, Profound And Curious Things Said About the Mac

“Hello, I’m Macintosh. It sure is great to get out of that bag. Unaccustomed as I am to public speaking, I’d like to share with...

Jan 24 2014, 7:00am CST

Glyph Virtual Retina Display Headset Surges Past $250,000 Kickstarter Goal In Hours

Glyph Virtual Retina Display Headset Surges Past $250,000 Kickstarter Goal In Hours

Avegant has created a “virtual retina display” headset called the Glyph. Glyph is the size of standard studio headphones and th...

Jan 24 2014, 5:38am CST

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

Display Ads are as Compelling As TV Spots

In the lobby of Google’s Building 900 at its Mountain View headquarters, there’s a display of Google-colored squares and rectan...

Jan 24 2014, 5:18am CST

Apple publishes 30 Year Mac Anniversary Special

Apple publishes 30 Year Mac Anniversary Special

Apple just released a special on the apple.com site marking 30 years of Mac....

Jan 24 2014, 4:47am CST

H&M Lets Fans Undress David Beckham In H&M Super Bowl 2014 Ad

H&M Lets Fans Undress David Beckham In H&M Super Bowl 2014 Ad

This year’s star-powered Super Bowl just got even sexier with the announcement that global soccer icon David Beckham is teaming...

Jan 24 2014, 4:33am CST

Newcastle Brown Ale Mocking Super Bowl Ad is Hilarious

Newcastle Brown Ale Mocking Super Bowl Ad is Hilarious

As you know no other beer brand than Anheuser-Busch InBev owned ones are allowed to advertise at the Super Bowl. Other beer bra...

Jan 24 2014, 4:14am 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...

Jan 24 2014, 1:17am CST

Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

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...

Jan 24 2014, 1:15am CST

Notorious Revenge Pornster charged with Hacking

Notorious 'revenge' pornster charged with plot to hack email to get nude photos LOS ANGELES (AP) — A notorious "revenge porn" w...

Jan 24 2014, 1:12am CST

The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing

The Apple Macintosh And 30 Years Of Changing

Today marks the 30 year anniversary of the Apple Macintosh personal computer, a tool that I have used almost every day of my pr...

Jan 24 2014, 1:08am CST

Toyota Prius 2015 to Adopt TNGA Architecture

Toyota Prius 2015 will be Lighter and Fuel-efficient

Toyota is going to debut its next-generation Prius car in 2015. And it is expected that Toyota Prius 2015 will be based on an a...

Jan 24 2014, 12:08am CST

Satechi unveils smart TV box for streaming content

Satechi unveils smart TV box for streaming content

Set top box runs Android 2.2...

Jan 23 2014, 1:08pm CST

New Take on Google Glass

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 Gl...

Jan 23 2014, 9:30am CST

T-Mobile Picks Up The Innovation Kudos

John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile, has a great line in coming late to the party while looking like the host. The compa...

Jan 23 2014, 9:28am CST

Are you Buying Fitness Wearables From Electronics Companies?

Are you Buying Fitness Wearables From Electronics Companies?

Having spent the week at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), it would appear that fitness & sport tech has s...

Jan 23 2014, 7:10am CST

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Earlier this week, Penn State’s Lunar Lion team launched a crowdfunding effort to raise a little over $400,000 towards its goal...

Jan 23 2014, 7:01am 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 journal...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

Top 20 Reasons Why 2014 Is Year Of Family Gaming

Top 20 Reasons Why 2014 Is Year Of Family Gaming

20 reasons why 2014 is shaping up to be the year of the family gamer on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Wii U, 3DS, Vita and PC....

Jan 23 2014, 5:37am CST

Twin Toilets in a Stall at Sochi Olympics 2014

Twin Toilets in a Stall at Sochi Olympics 2014

A photograph of twin toilets in a washroom stall at the Sochi Olympics 2014 is doing the rounds of cyberspace. It has raised th...

Jan 23 2014, 5:12am 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

Fish Oil seen to Protect the Aging Brain

Fish Oil seen to Protect the Aging Brain

We’re all invested in maintaining brain health, particularly over the long haul. Cognitive decline is a too-common side effect...

Jan 23 2014, 2:48am CST