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Climate Change This Week: Magma Mania, Dirty Fuel Dealer, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 04.15.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

How unusual has the weather been? No one event is "caused" by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase unusual, extreme weather, is having a daily effect on weather, worldwide.

Transforming Education Requires Talent at Every Level

Scott Morgan | Posted 04.14.2014 | Impact
Scott Morgan

We will never build high-performing school systems if we drive away our top teachers at such alarming rates. The education sector must become a talent magnet that draws great people to the teaching profession and retains top performers.

No One Stays King Forever: What Apple Should Learn From Microsoft's Stumble

Dan Lyons | Posted 04.14.2014 | Technology
Dan Lyons

Nobody stays on top. Before Microsoft's reign of terror, IBM held an even stronger choke-hold on tech customers. Sony was once a powerhouse. So were Digital Equipment Corp. and Sun Microsystems. Things change. New technologies come along. That's a lesson in that for Apple and its fans.

Why I Just Quit My Job at Apple

Jordan Price | Posted 04.13.2014 | Technology
Jordan Price

All I know is that I wanted to work at Apple really bad -- and now not so much. Today at lunch time I wiped the iPad data clean, put the files I had been working on neatly on the server, left all their belongings on my desk, and I got in my car and drove home.

Honest Corporate Logos That Are Way Better Than The Originals

www.upworthy.com | Posted 02.10.2014 | Comedy

Internet project Universal Unbranding uses humor and honesty to reimagine some of the world's most famous logos to expose truth and, sometimes, blatan...

Facebook: The World's Biggest Waste of Time?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 04.12.2014 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

Facebook isn't real or productive, it's just an advanced version of the electronic bulletin boards that have been around since the Internet dawned. Nobody on those old boards met their 'soul-mate' or bought a car; or paid their bills; or broadcasted their political opinions; or flamed each other for disagreeing.

iPhones Have Become A New International Currency

Bloomberg Businessweek | Posted 02.07.2014 | Technology

I’ve been paying my bills with iPhones. Not with apps or on bank sites—I’ve been using the Apple hardware as currency....

Apple Makes Major Move

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2014 | Business

Feb 6 (Reuters) - Apple Inc has repurchased $14 billion of its stock in the two weeks since it reported disappointing first-quarter ...

How Google Beat Microsoft at Its Own Game

Hooman Radfar | Posted 04.08.2014 | Technology
Hooman Radfar

One thing is for certain, this case will be a classic for MBA students filed under "don't forget your core competency."

The Apple Commercial You Didn't See During The Super Bowl

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 02.03.2014 | Technology

If you watched the Super Bowl on Sunday, you most likely enjoyed a smorgasbord of heart-warming car commercials and Budweiser's adorable "Puppy Love" ...

The Unsexy Feature That The iPhone Desperately Needs

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 02.03.2014 | Technology

No matter how advanced and slick iPhones and other gadgets get, their battery life stays reliably terrible. Now it seems major phone makers are finall...

Apple and Samsung Continue to Dominate US Smartphones

Michael R. Levin | Posted 04.05.2014 | Technology
Michael R. Levin

LG Becoming Only Other Brand With Meaningful Share Consumer Intelligence Research Partners released results of its research on mobile phone manufact...

iOS Edges Android for Operating System Share

Michael R. Levin | Posted 04.05.2014 | Technology
Michael R. Levin

Apple iOS Customers Have Higher Carrier Bills Consumer Intelligence Research Partners released results of its research on mobile phone operating sys...

Apple Might Power Up Batteries With Solar Energy

The New York Times | Posted 02.03.2014 | Technology

The next breakthrough smartphone, or maybe the one after that, might not have a traditional battery as its sole source of power. Instead, it could pul...

In time for the Super Bowl, Big Brother is Back: Now it's the Big Banks

Andrei Cherny | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business
Andrei Cherny

Thirty years ago, what Apple announced it was going to do was democratize computing. Back then, the idea of a computer that was personalized to people -- with a mouse and graphics and a warm experience for the user -- was revolutionary.

The "Cloud" Is Dead, Long Live the Cloud

Matte Scheinker | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology
Matte Scheinker

Two young fish are swimming along when an older fish passes and says, "G'morning, how's the water?" The pair continues swimming then one turns to the ...

Apple's Next Reinvention: Shopping at IKEA

Michael Boland | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology
Michael Boland

The basic idea is that Apple will enable shoppers to conduct roving transactions throughout retail stores by scanning physical goods with their iPhones, paying on the spot via iTunes then going on their way.

How Advertisers Can Use Your Personal Information To Make You Pay Higher Prices

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

What is at stake isn't purely a matter of annoying ads or nosy companies -- it's a deep set of customer protections that have taken decades of hard work to secure.

1984 Super Bowl Advertising: Then and Now

Ronn Torossian | Posted 03.31.2014 | Media
Ronn Torossian

When movie producer and director Sir Ridley Scott was chosen by Apple to create what has become one of the most iconic Super Bowl Commercials ever, viewers had no idea that this was to become an illustrious trend in a tradition of creative and groundbreaking advertising.

Timothy Stenovec

The Creeping Threat That Should Worry Apple

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.28.2014 | Technology

Apple needs to watch its back. Smartphones from lower-cost manufacturers are eating into the company's worldwide market share, according to newly r...

The iPod Is Dead, And These Photos Will Make You Miss Yours

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.29.2014 | Technology

Aided by a series of infectious television commercials and armed with enough gigabytes to hold thousands of songs, the iPod has had a great run since ...

Look At What Just Happened To Apple

AP | Posted 03.30.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's stock is tumbling in morning trading, hurt by a lackluster first-quarter performance and a cautious second-quarter revenue o...

Apple Sells Record Number Of iPhones, Still Disappoints People

Reuters | Posted 01.27.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Apple Inc sold a record number of iPhones over the holiday shopping season but failed to meet Wall Street's target, reflecting intense com...

Google, Samsung Lay Down Their Arms

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, which are frequently involved in patent infringement lawsuits but not against each other, annou...

LOOK: Apple Is Hoarding An INSANE Amount Of Cash

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 01.24.2014 | Technology

Apple may not make the smartphones with the biggest screens, but the company sure has the biggest cash stockpile. With $146.6 billion in the bank,...