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It's No Day at the Beach on Transit to Playa Vista

Joel Epstein | Posted 03.17.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

So once again Angelenos will be cursed by the double-edged sword of economic development and a lack of transportation foresight when big developments like Playa Vista were approved.

Social Media Economies of Scale Start With Your Staff

Lee Traupel | Posted 03.15.2015 | Business
Lee Traupel

Every business needs to stand up and out in today's content drenched world. Social media economies of scale starts with your staff.Whether your five or five hundred strong, look around the office or review the org chart.

Google Glass As You Know It Is Gone

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.16.2015 | Technology

The company is shutting down its "Explorer" program and halting sales of the $1,500 gadget.

Timothy Stenovec

Our Obsession With Convenience Could Get Scary

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology

If there’s one thing we’ve shown as consumers, it’s that we’re very willing to give up a lot of privacy for convenience and value.

Google Translate Update May Save You A Lot Of Money

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology

Your smartphone is about to become your best friend when traveling, even if you don't want to shell out big bucks for an international data plan.

Why 2014 Was a Groundbreaking Year in Digital Health

Rosina Samadani | Posted 03.14.2015 | Technology
Rosina Samadani

What do we need in health care? Fewer people who get ill in the first place. When they do, they should receive better care, tailored to who they are and the specifics of their disease, delivered at a lower cost. The challenges notwithstanding, we moved a step closer to this fantastic vision for health care in 2014.

How Intel and the Internet of Things Will Change Marketing as We Know It

Ira Kalb | Posted 03.13.2015 | Technology
Ira Kalb

At the CES Show, Intel announced innovative technologies that will be used to create amazing new wearable products to help to power the Internet of Things (IoT). In turn, the IoT has the capability to improve our lives and make the job of marketers so much easier, accurate, and transparent.

Companies Need to Innovate or Risk Dying

Ira Kalb | Posted 03.10.2015 | Technology
Ira Kalb

That's right. How companies react to failure is an important part of their success. And, if companies fail to innovate in our increasingly competitive world, they risk dying.

One Extra Second In 2015 Could Break The Internet

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.08.2015 | Technology

This June, scientists will add exactly one second to the clock, a seemingly minor alteration that could wreak havoc for computers and websites across ...

Syria's Young Diamonds: Turkey-Syria Border (Part 5)

Shermin Kruse | Posted 03.09.2015 | World
Shermin Kruse

While some of the young are despondent, looking for nothing more than to grow old enough to die, the vast majority still dream of something better and are willing to do what it takes to climb themselves out of "The Lost Generation" that the international human-rights community has labeled them. Among these hopefuls, leaders emerge, those with an intense devotion to learning.

2015 Educational Technology Forecast: Increasingly Cloudy Skies

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 03.08.2015 | Education
Jason Saltmarsh

By 2019, schools will be spending nearly 19 billion dollars per year on educational technology. That's a lot of leverage. Educate your administrators and board members and let them know what you need. The forecast is cloudy, and that's a good thing.

Good News for Women In Tech

Molly Reynolds | Posted 03.07.2015 | Women
Molly Reynolds

Women are certainly still transitioning into workplace equality, particularly in tech -- which is why we're always seeing headlines that display shocking statistics about the lack of women in leadership roles.

The End of the American Middle Class?

Steven Strauss | Posted 03.06.2015 | Politics
Steven Strauss

In the brave new world envisioned by pundits, we will all be micro-entrepreneurs with personal brands -- each of us controlling our own destiny, selling our services into digitally enabled markets. Traditional employers and wage slavery will be extinct.

2014's Most Popular Google Searches Tell A Powerful Story

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 01.04.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

A person's search history can reveal a lot, and as Google found, people around the world searched for one encouraging thing more than anything else: h...

The Greatest Google Travel Hack You'll Ever See

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.31.2014 | Travel

We're not sure why we've never heard about this before -- but as they say, it's better late than never. Unless you're dealing with a late flight, t...

Top 10 Most-Googled Terms in Illinois in 2014

Reboot Illinois | Posted 03.01.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

Google has released its list of the most-searched terms on its website for 2014, revealing exactly what people throughout the world, the U.S., Illinois and Chicago were most interested in learning more about this year.

6 Reasons 2014 Was a Good Year for Climate Action

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 03.01.2015 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

When we heard about Federal cuts to environmental initiatives, we couldn't help but think of the potential disaster when climate-denying forces really take power next year. So here are six reasons to be optimistic under even the most climate-denying Congress.

Google's Year In Review Video Might Make You Cry

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 12.30.2014 | Technology

Who knew searching for stuff online could cause so many feelings?

Traffic To Gmail Blocked In China

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 02.28.2015 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese access to Google Inc.'s email service has been blocked amid government efforts to limit or possibly ban access to the U.S. co...

On Memory, Medication, and Meditation

Michael Sigman | Posted 02.27.2015 | Fifty
Michael Sigman

I was always the guy who remembered everything, from baseball stats to the B-sides of obscure singles to phone numbers I hadn't dialed in decades. But recently, finding my eyeglasses and keys had required more and more sleuthing.

Zero to One: An Idea for Our Time

Max Benavidez | Posted 02.22.2015 | Business
Max Benavidez

For Thiel, the intelligently designed startup that will eventually evolve into what he calls the creative monopoly is the key to a brighter future for our world.

Patriotism & History: Lessons from Sony

Mark Weinstein | Posted 02.20.2015 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

Sony is a weakened company today, more by their response than by the hack itself. They squandered a remarkable opportunity to turn lemons into lemonade and deny any win to the hackers while honorably admitting their mistakes in data security.

Signs of Life at Blackberry

Ira Kalb | Posted 02.21.2015 | Business
Ira Kalb

Just when many had considered Blackberry dead, it is showing signs of life. The company took a wrong turn when it lost its focus and tried to chase the consumer market that rapidly became the domain of the iPhone and Android platforms.

Librarians! What Are We Hiding?

Roz Warren | Posted 02.21.2015 | Books
Roz Warren

Are librarians still relevant? Useful? What does being a 21st century librarian mean, really? Who exactly are we? And how does the world see us? I decided to perform a quick Google search and find out.

Type These Words Into Gchat And Instantly Delight Your Friends

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.26.2015 | Technology

You may have noticed some new little animations popping up in your Gchats when you're extra excited or "laughing." The animations started out as an...