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Apple And Google's Wage-Fixing Scheme Is Much Worse Than We Thought

PandoDaily | Posted 03.22.2014 | Technology

Back in January, I wrote about “The Techtopus” — an illegal agreement between seven tech giants, including Apple, Google, and Intel, to suppress...

Surviving Apple

Kelly MacLean | Posted 05.21.2014 | Comedy
Kelly MacLean

There are several Geniuses here today, it's pretty much the same combination of guys you see at any Apple store, in fact I think they've franchised this combination: Hipster prodigy kid wearing skinny jeans and Keds; cool, sophisticated black dude with a halfro; hugely beardy questionable hygiene guy; a middle-aged square.

Why Right Now the Future Belongs to Google, Not Apple

Mudit Kakkar | Posted 05.20.2014 | Technology
Mudit Kakkar

Google one upped all its rivals, all in one fell swoop. Offhand, it's rash to say that Google is winning the race. To better discern the tussle within the Valley, many files need to be decoded.

The Only Creepy Apple Maneuver We'd Be Totally OK With

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 03.20.2014 | Technology

Anyone who has ever owned an iPhone has probably spent some time complaining about its short battery life. Well, in the future, your iPhone might anal...

NSA: Tech Companies Knew About PRISM The Whole Time

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.20.2014 | Technology

Since leaked documents revealed that Internet companies like Apple, Facebook and Google were giving the National Security Agency vast access to people...

Flappy Bird Is Coming Back!

Posted 03.19.2014 | Technology

Get ready everybody, Flappy Bird is coming back. Dong Nguyen, Flappy Bird's creator, tweeted on Wednesday that the most addictive game of 2014 wil...

Apple Jumps Into The World Of Health

9to5mac.com | Posted 03.17.2014 | Technology

Seven years out from the original iPhone’s introduction, and four years past the iPad’s launch, Apple has found its next market ripe for reinventi...

Apple's Climate Stance Signals Hope for Brave New World

Mike Bellamente | Posted 05.17.2014 | Green
Mike Bellamente

These days, it is the company that fails to guard itself against climate change risk that is destined to find itself on the losing end of market share. For a company like Apple, risk associated with climate change comes in many forms.

Steve Jobs Never Wanted Apple To Make A TV

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.17.2014 | Technology

You have an iPad, an iPhone, and iPod and a Mac. Are you dreaming of a sleek, glass TV also designed by Apple? Don't hold your breath. Former Wall...

What iBeacon May Mean for Your Security

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 05.14.2014 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen, Chairman, ZiklagSystems A story appeared in Forbes on March 12th about an Apple product called iBeacon. Written by ...

Can iTunes U Unseat the MOOCs?

Jonathan Haber | Posted 05.11.2014 | Education
Jonathan Haber

Given the roller coaster MOOCs been on over the last 18 months, it's probably time to stop thinking about them as some sort of gold standard for indep...

How Much Do Companies Really Worry About Climate Change?

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.13.2014 | Green
Andrew Winston

Only 27 percent of respondents agreed strongly that climate change is a risk to their business -- which is frightening when you think about what that says about companies' level of readiness for the significant changes that are upon us already.

Your iPhone May Be Making Factory Workers Sick

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.12.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's labor practices are under attack by two activist groups who contend the company makes its iPhones with a hazardous mix ...

You Won't Believe What's in Your Cell Phone

Heather White | Posted 05.12.2014 | Technology
Heather White

2014-03-12-ScreenShot20140312at9.22.11AM.pngBenzene poisoning is not the fault of any one global electronic brand. It is the human cost of electronic sweatshops where profit is prioritized above safety.

R(evolutionary)

Ian Cinnamon | Posted 05.11.2014 | Small Business
Ian Cinnamon

As entrepreneurs go and found new companies, they shouldn't focus so much on whether their technology is novel or just incremental. Founders should focus on the most important aspect of any business: creating something their customers actually want.

Apple CarPlay -- Car Wars II: Attack of the Phones

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.10.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

You may argue that the automotive industry doesn't profit from the oil industry or road construction and literally hundreds of other related industries. You'd be right, of course, but with other industries the ship has sailed. With the advent of connected drivers, the automotive industry can make sure that history doesn't repeat itself.

Apple Moves the Price Curve

Michael R. Levin | Posted 05.10.2014 | Business
Michael R. Levin

For both iPhones and iPads, Apple's newest product lines have succeeded in pushing higher priced models and presumably higher margins.

Climate Change This Week: A Deluge of Droughts, Sinking Islands, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 05.07.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Mar 6, 2014 How unusua...

The Stupidity of 'Smart' Cars

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 05.05.2014 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

Driving is the most death-defying activity the average American embarks upon. According to the CDC, "unintentional injury" (of which "unintentional ...

Ten Companies Apple Could Buy - Wired Visualization

Jonathan Ezer | Posted 05.04.2014 | Technology
Jonathan Ezer

Marcus Wohlsen wrote a great article about Apple for Wired Magazine. We liked it, so we visualized it using some of our latest techniques.

Emerging Markets, Consumer Insight and Business Strategy

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.04.2014 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Emerging market consumers exist in environments in which institutions designed to protect the economic and political interests of individuals are relatively immature.

Top Five Health and Fitness Trends Expected at SXSW 2014

Phil Simon | Posted 05.03.2014 | Business
Phil Simon

Over the past several years, SXSW has set the stage for some of the most successful product launches in the tech community. For instance, Twitter was ...

Apple Makes Big Move

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 03.03.2014 | Technology

Now you never ever have to stop using your iPhone -- that is if you're planning on buying a very expensive car in the next year or so. Apple announ...

Gerry Smith

New Legislation Would Require A 'Kill Switch' In Every Phone

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.03.2014 | Technology

A New York congressman announced legislation Monday aimed at reducing the growing number of smartphone thefts across the country. The bill, introdu...

Arizona, Put on Your Rainbow Shades

Dana Beyer | Posted 04.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Why, if most Americans reject discrimination, do their elected legislatures support it? And, in particular, that means the Republican-controlled House of Representatives.