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Book Profits On IBM And Verizon, Buy This Toy Maker And Homebuilder On Weakness

Disclosure: I have no positions in IBM, Verizon, Lennar or Mattel. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and Dow Transportation Aver...

Jul 28 2014, 8:51am CDT

Apple News: iPhone 6 Launch Dates, iWatch Patents, And Where To Find Those MacBook Stickers

Apple News: iPhone 6 Launch Dates, iWatch Patents, And Where To Find Those MacBook Stickers

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers Apple’s Fall launc...

Jul 28 2014, 12:57am CDT

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display: Everything You Need To Know

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display: Everything You Need To Know

The iPhone 6 will be the most radical redesign in iPhone history. Central to that will be the move to larger 4.7-inch and 5.5-i...

Jul 25 2014, 8:01am CDT

The U.S. Postal Service Thinks 3D Printing Can Save It

The U.S. Postal Service Thinks 3D Printing Can Save It

…though many would predict just the opposite. It’s easy to imagine how 3D printing could obliterate the need for package delive...

Jul 23 2014, 9:19am CDT

You Are Being Tracked Online By A Sneaky New Technology: Canvas Fingerprinting

You Are Being Tracked Online By A Sneaky New Technology: Canvas Fingerprinting

You are likely being tracked online by a sneaky, new technology that works without your consent, and can track you even if you...

Jul 23 2014, 7:51am CDT

Apple iPhone 6 Launch Will Be Its Biggest Ever

Apple iPhone 6 Launch Will Be Its Biggest Ever

The worst kept secret in the technology industry right now is that the next iPhones will be delivered with bigger screens this...

Jul 22 2014, 1:10am CDT

Why eSports Needs Not ESPN

Why eSports Needs Not ESPN

Yesterday news broke that Valve’s Dota 2 tournament, The International 2014, would be broadcast on ESPN. Well, ESPN2. Well, a p...

Jul 18 2014, 8:56am CDT

Apple's iPhone 6 Already Has Tough Competition from LG's G3

Apple's iPhone 6 Already Has Tough Competition from LG's G3

All eyes will be on Apple this fall when it likely announces the iPhone 6.  But, after spending more than a week testing o...

Jul 18 2014, 1:17am CDT

Microsoft CEO Nadella Takes Out The Knife, Cuts 18,000 Jobs

Microsoft CEO Nadella Takes Out The Knife, Cuts 18,000 Jobs

Satya Nadella is putting his stamp on Microsoft, and for thousands of employees that means a pink slip. The Redmond, Wash.-base...

Jul 17 2014, 2:09pm CDT

Apple's Partnership With IBM Is About The Victory Of Design Over Data

Apple's Partnership With IBM Is About The Victory Of Design Over Data

The joint announcement today by Apple and IBM about a partnership to sell apps and hardware to enterprise customers is a big wi...

Jul 17 2014, 6:30am CDT

Apple - IBM Partnership: Enough To Solve Enterprise iOS Fears?

Apple - IBM Partnership: Enough To Solve Enterprise iOS Fears?

The much publicized new partnership between Apple and IBM, to develop an enterprise-friendly range of systems on tablets and sm...

Jul 17 2014, 5:36am CDT

Is The Apple-IBM Union A Death Knell For Blackberry?

Is The Apple-IBM Union A Death Knell For Blackberry?

Watch out Blackberry, the iPhone is coming to eat your lunch — again. Blackberry has already ceded the consumer smartphone mark...

Jul 17 2014, 4:28am CDT

The Biggest Net Neutrality Lie

The Biggest Net Neutrality Lie

This week, filings are flooding into the FCC about its latest effort to pass “net neutrality” rules, the first phase of public...

Jul 17 2014, 2:44am CDT

Why Kim Kardashian: Hollywood Is A $200 Million Hit App

Why Kim Kardashian: Hollywood Is A $200 Million Hit App

When Glu Mobile, the San Francisco based publisher of the app, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood makes its second quarter earnings anno...

Jul 16 2014, 8:54am CDT

The World Needs Google Project Zero to be Real

The World Needs Google Project Zero to be Real

If someone does something altruistic in security most stand up and applaud. But these days, such actions also tend to attract p...

Jul 16 2014, 6:10am CDT

Big Hero 6 Toys Reveal leak the Robot Powers

Big Hero 6 Toys Reveal leak the Robot Powers

The Big Hero 6 film has been bubbling away on fan sites but this week gets a major shot in the arm with more information forthc...

Jul 16 2014, 3:17am CDT

Tesla Model 3 Electric Vehicle Will Go On Sale In 2017

Tesla Model 3 Electric Vehicle Will Go On Sale In 2017

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has officially announced the name of its new electric vehicle: Model 3. The Model 3 is expected to g...

Jul 16 2014, 1:38am CDT

iPhone 6 Specs Leak on Amazon

iPhone 6 Specs Leak on Amazon

With friends like these who needs enemies? Having struggled to keep a lid on iPhone 6 leaks Apple has now had details of its ne...

Jul 15 2014, 1:52pm CDT

One iWatch, Or Many?

One iWatch, Or Many?

News of delays in Apple’s iWatch project should come as no surprise. The idea, as suggested by a headline this morning The Regi...

Jul 15 2014, 9:12am CDT

Secret Is The Next Tinder

Secret Is The Next Tinder

Secret, the hot anonymous app that reached a $100 million valuation in nine months, isn’t really growing. At least, nothing ind...

Jul 15 2014, 8:40am CDT

Microsoft Working On Wearable for The Blind

Microsoft Working On Wearable for The Blind

Microsoft is reportedly working on a new wearable device – but it’s not what you think. While rumors have been circulating for...

Jul 15 2014, 2:43am CDT

Are Child Sex Robots Inevitable in the Future?

Are Child Sex Robots Inevitable in the Future?

With every new technology comes a way to use that technology for sex. Porn dominated the early Internet. Smartphones became the...

Jul 14 2014, 12:14pm CDT

Sony Explains Why PS4 Does not Sell in Japan

Sony Explains Why PS4 Does not Sell in Japan

Even though Sony's console has gotten off to a blockbuster start worldwide, selling over 7 million units to consumers last we h...

Jul 14 2014, 3:50am CDT

Russian Hacker Broke Into CNET Servers

Russian Hacker Broke Into CNET Servers

One of the world’s most popular technology review websites CNET had to clean a Russian hacker out of some of its servers over t...

Jul 14 2014, 3:40am CDT

New iPhone 6 Rendering Shows Innovative Use Of Glass Material For Antenna Setup

New iPhone 6 Rendering Shows Innovative Use Of Glass Material For Antenna Setup

Despite my complaint last week about the inelegant treatment of the antenna setup in the iPhone 6 dummies that have been circul...

Jul 14 2014, 1:40am CDT

The Android Wear Review: A Look Into The Future

The Android Wear Review: A Look Into The Future

Just as Google presented the world with their vision of a modern mobile operating system in Android, the Mountain View based co...

Jul 14 2014, 1:35am CDT

Carlos Slim Close To Retaking World's Richest Man Title From Bill Gates

Carlos Slim Close To Retaking World's Richest Man Title From Bill Gates

Mexican telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helú is close to taking the world’s richest man title back from Microsoft (NYSE:MSFT) co...

Jul 14 2014, 1:34am CDT

Apple News: iPhone 6 Sapphire Screen, Smaller Battery, iWatch's Luxury, And Delays

Apple News: iPhone 6 Sapphire Screen, Smaller Battery, iWatch's Luxury, And Delays

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop looks at a potential strategy...

Jul 13 2014, 6:16am CDT

Cash For World Cup Fake Injuries? Not As Silly As It Sounds

Cash For World Cup Fake Injuries? Not As Silly As It Sounds

lTaking a dive sounds like illegal boxing. But in soccer, a flop—a fake injury—is big, so big that every game includes them. In...

Jul 13 2014, 3:16am CDT

iWatch Will prove Apple As a Luxury Brand

iWatch Will prove Apple As a Luxury Brand

Two recent developments suggest that Apple will use and extend its brand power as the primary engine of adoption for...

Jul 11 2014, 1:14pm CDT

6 Facts To Know About the Amazon Drones

6 Facts To Know About the Amazon Drones

Amazon has asked the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for an exemption from rules prohibiting the use of drones for commer...

Jul 11 2014, 8:05am CDT

LG Unveils Rollable 18-inch OLED Unveiled

LG Rollable 18-inch OLED Unveiled

Imagine the scene: You’re about to move house and you’ve got a gigantic 60-inch TV to carefully ferry across town to your new h...

Jul 11 2014, 8:01am CDT

Steve Jobs Did not See the App Store Value

Steve Jobs Did not See the App Store Value

It may seem hard to believe, but when Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone to the world, he was especially proud of the fact that i...

Jul 11 2014, 7:05am CDT

Top 50 Online Marketing Influencers Of 2014

Top 50 Online Marketing Influencers Of 2014

It’s getting more and more difficult to know which sources to trust online. I think this helps explain why lists like this one...

Jul 11 2014, 5:21am CDT

New Lindsay Lohan New Lawsuit Could Impact Sports Video Games

New Lindsay Lohan New Lawsuit Could Impact Sports Video Games

NFL players and their financial planners will be carefully watching the recent lawsuit filed by actress Lindsay Lohan...

Jul 11 2014, 1:20am CDT

Sony PS3, PS4 and Vita Sales Hit 100 million Major Milestone

Sony PS3, PS4 and Vita Sales Hit 100 million Major Milestone

There’s an interesting little tidbit contained in a recent video from Sony encouraging third-party manufacturers to make Playst...

Jul 11 2014, 1:16am CDT

Yo App Evolves and Can Send Images

Yo App Evolves and Can Send Images

Or Arbel looks understandably exhausted. In between a whirlwind media tour in Silicon Valley he’s stopped by to talk about the...

Jul 11 2014, 1:14am CDT

Heavenly Sword Movie Starring Fringe's Anna Torv

Heavenly Sword Movie Starring Fringe's Anna Torv

Once upon a time, it seemed like Heavenly Sword might end up being a pretty substantial PlayStation franchise. But that time wa...

Jul 10 2014, 8:57am CDT

Aereo becomes a Cable Company

Aereo becomes a Cable Company

It turns out that Aereo does have a plan B after all: it wants to be classified as a cable company. After the Supreme Court sid...

Jul 10 2014, 8:06am CDT

New York City Declares Lyft as Unauthorized Before Launch

New York City Declares Lyft as Unauthorized Before Launch

Lyft is officially unwelcome in New York City — just as it’s set to launch in the city on Friday. The city’s Taxi and Limousine...

Jul 10 2014, 3:58am CDT