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The iPad Mini Might Be Hard To Buy This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.12.2013 | Technology

If you're planning to buy a new iPad mini with Retina display, hit the Internet now. Three weeks after being announced, the updated tablet is finally ...

Apple Responds To Student's Campaign to Change 'Gay' Definition In Company's Dictionary

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.13.2013 | Gay Voices

A 15-year-old daughter of two lesbian parents is campaigning to have technology giant Apple change the definition of "gay" in the company's dictionary...

How Google Maps Is Actually Losing To Apple Maps

The Guardian | Posted 11.12.2013 | Technology

ComScore research shows that while Apple suffered a PR disaster over maps, Google lost 23m iPhone users in the US...

Apple And Samsung Won't Stop Fighting In Court Anytime Soon

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge and lawyers for the world's two biggest smartphone makers began picking a jury Tuesday to determine how much Sa...

Retail Chatter #3

June Haynes | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
June Haynes

Customers want to know " What have you done for me lately?" There is a new store that opens every minute of the hour, and if we want to think global, imagine just how many more are being opened every second of the day.

Exploitation Remains the Name of the Game at Dell's Chinese Factories

Michelle Chen | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Michelle Chen

The report, with support from U.S.-based China Labor Watch and in collaboration with other European consumer advocacy organizations, describes disturbing workplace troubles at factories that supply the computer giant Dell.

You Know You're Old When...

Ilene Angel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Ilene Angel

I get a little melancholy about how I miss the warmth of analog, the crackle of the 33, the days before autotune, when singers had to be able to actually sing, by golly. And I thank God that Barbra Streisand and Celine Dion didn't have to twerk.

Hubris: Politicians Overestimate America's Stability

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Fernando Espuelas

In the maelstrom of the shutdown, a debt-ceiling suicide attempt and the cutting off of nutrition support for poor people by Congress, it's clear that America's political class has unbounded belief in national stability.

Finding Your Next iPad Just Got Harder, Thanks To Apple

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.06.2013 | Technology

If you think that Apple would be fine with a third-party website that lets customers find its products more easily, then you don't know Apple. Appl...

The Best Boozy Mulled Cider

Food52 | Posted 11.04.2013 | Taste
Food52

Turn down the thermostat, sit out on the porch; this mulled cider drink will warm you from the inside out.

Apple Comes Clean On How Much Data It's Giving The Government

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Apple Inc on Tuesday disclosed the number of information requests it received from governments around the world, making it one of the last...

Putting the i Back in iOS: An Election Day Wish List for Politicians From Female Startup Entrepreneurs

Penina Rybak | Posted 11.05.2013 | Business
Penina Rybak

We need to put the "i" back in the "operating system" of politicians' policies and platforms. How?

'The Simpsons' Says What We All Think About Siri

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.04.2013 | Technology

"I'm sorry, I don't see any 'hops pedals' near you. Deleting all contact information." [h/t Pocket-lint]...

Easy Homemade Caramel Apples

Plated | Posted 11.01.2013 | Taste
Plated

Each fall, we love getting a group together for a homemade caramel apple showdown -- er, relaxing session.

Irrational Exuberance?

Michael Farr | Posted 11.01.2013 | Business
Michael Farr

It would be interesting to look out how some of the high-flying technology stocks have performed in an effort to determine whether or not there may be some froth building up in stock prices.

How To Buy This Right Now

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.01.2013 | Technology

Been dreaming of holding the iPad Air since it was revealed on October 22nd? The wait is over. Starting today, you can order the iPad Air from Appl...

Design Obsession Making Tech Press Blind

Turnstyle | Posted 12.30.2013 | Technology
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) Last week, for the first time in what feels like forever, I wasn't online during an Apple event. I was, lucky m...

Does U.S. Surveillance/Spying Undermine American Business & Influence?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 12.29.2013 | Business
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

Does American based media and technology better serve to facilitate opportunities for U.S. surveillance/spying or to further our American values, influence and business?

Steve Jobs' California Home Receives Big Honor

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | Technology

LOS ALTOS, Calif. (AP) — The Silicon Valley home where Apple co-founder Steve Jobs grew up and built some of his first computers is now on the city'...

Apple Reveals How Well The iPhone Is Selling

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Apple Inc's profit and margins slid despite selling 33.8 million iPhones in its September quarter, and greater China revenue climbed just ...

A Tablet For The Holidays? Maybe

Shelly Palmer | Posted 12.28.2013 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

If you were hoping to purchase a new tablet this holiday season, you're in luck. Between Microsoft's recent launch of the Surface 2, Nokia unveiling w...

Why Mobile Apps Have Become The "In" Thing

Gil Laroya | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Gil Laroya

In my mind, the next frontier for the mobile market may have to wait for the next wave of new mobile devices to appear. I'm thinking faster, more memory and battery life, and the advent of active sensors (think fingerprint scanners on steroids.)

A Touch of Sin or the Turin Horse

Francis Levy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Francis Levy

You may reconsider your views on gun control after seeing Jia Zhangke's parable of modern China A Touch of Sin. It's as if you gave Stockman, the cru...

Climate Change This Week: A Snip in Time, Microgrid Mania, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

A Snip in Time Saves Nine... Billion humans from occupying Earth simultaneously, is the point behind World Vasectomy Day, reports Caroline Winter et a...

Digital Latin America, Hungry for a Bigger Slice of Apple's Pie

Blanca Treviño | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices
Blanca Treviño

The time for widespread digital innovation in Latin America is now. This paradigm shift -- fueled by an increase in economic growth, accessibility to technology and round-the-clock information -- is changing the game for Latin America.