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5 Homes That Are Basically Robots

Details | Posted 03.05.2015 | HuffPost Home
Details

Siri, meet your (much bigger) match: From a biometric-accessible Brazilian villa to a Croatian home you can manage from your tablet, these high-tech homes are wired to make your life easier. You wish you lived here.

Hillary Is Ready and So Are the Women of Silicon Valley

Michelle Kraus | Posted 02.25.2015 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

You know it's always fascinating to watch the beginning of the next really big thing. Well, that's what it was like at the Watermark Conference today when Hillary Clinton, the former Secretary of State, took the stage.

Your Tech Startup Doesn't Need to be in Silicon Valley.

Jeremiah Owyang | Posted 02.24.2015 | Business
Jeremiah Owyang

My long-time, close friend, Chris Saad, wrote a helpful essay on 39 tips for startups. He shares many suggestions, based on his personal experience, in the startup world, from his home country of Australia, and in Palo Alto, and in the heart SF's tech district SoMa.

Dana Liebelson

Woman With The Fate Of The Internet In Her Hands Reveals Thoughts On Upcoming Net Neutrality Vote

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 02.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission will vote this week on a net neutrality proposal that could shape the future of a free and open In...

Dana Liebelson

How The Obama Administration Is Asking Tech Companies To Help Combat ISIS

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 02.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In response to the Islamic State's savvy use of social media to spread its messages and publicize its deeds, the Obama administration sa...

10 Largest Billion Dollar Acquisitions in Tech [Infographic]

Jonathan Long | Posted 02.20.2015 | Technology
Jonathan Long

Every tech startup dreams of being the next billion dollar acquisition success story. Tech startups are being acquired at an incredible rate -- companies want to own a piece of the "next big thing" and they are not afraid of throwing money at something they feel will be a home run.

Non-Profit Brings Tech to Rural Youth

Dieter Holger | Posted 02.20.2015 | Technology
Dieter Holger

By bringing in local 15-to-24-year-olds, encouraging young women to join, providing a safe place, contemporary computers, software, and workshops, Digital NEST aims to change the face of technology.

Which Came First? The Chicken or the Egg... Data Science Can Help

Shelly Palmer | Posted 02.18.2015 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Is your organization ready to build a data science department? Would your senior business leaders know what questions to ask your data scientists?

ReplyAll and the Battle for Storytelling About the Net

Deji Olukotun | Posted 02.18.2015 | Technology
Deji Olukotun

Even if you love the internet, it's hard not to be overwhelmed by its scale. The sheer volume of content can give you anxiety, while headlines about the latest online craze are quickly surpassed by breaking news about the next superfast whirly gizmo.

Here's An Uplifting Story About A Woman In Tech. Meet Paola Who Now Works At BuzzFeed

Katharine Zaleski | Posted 02.18.2015 | Women
Katharine Zaleski

At PowerToFly we recently interviewed Paola Maldonada, a mobile developer at BuzzFeed, about her incredible career reinvention, Latinas in tech and how she recently landed her dream job. Here's what she told us.

Dana Liebelson

Net Neutrality Opponents Go To War

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 02.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With two weeks to go until the Federal Communications Commission votes on the future of the Internet, net neutrality opponents are rampi...

10 Invaluable Web Apps and Tools for New Startups

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 02.13.2015 | Small Business
Alex Ivanovs

Every day there are new startups launching, and beginning their -- hopefully successful -- journey, but not all startups consist of teams that are big...

This Dude Automated His Tinder Account and Dominated the Dating Game

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.10.2015 | Technology
Brian Hanley

Vancouver-based developer Justin Long invented a Tinder bot that automates the already-expedited, mobile matchmaking process. Leveraging facial recognition algorithm Eigenfaces, Long's bot swipes both right and left on its creator's behalf.

10 Quick Tips for Bloggers in 2015

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.10.2015 | Technology
Brian Hanley

Pay attention. Know your audience. Know which topics appeal to your audience. Know which topics don't. Develop posts that answer your audience's most pressing questions. And most importantly, demonstrate your appreciation for the people who follow your blog.

Looking for Work Over 50 - Knocking Down Obstacles

Joe Seldner | Posted 02.10.2015 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

Looking for work can be one of life's truly daunting experiences. Looking for work when you're older can be a particularly distasteful, even humiliating, exercise.

Freewheel WiFi Phone Service from Cablevision - Taking 'Voice as an App' to a New Level

Shelly Palmer | Posted 02.09.2015 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

With the evolution of WiFi roaming technology that allow devices, like the Freewheel Moto G, to "roam" from WiFi network to WiFi network (similar to cellular telephone handoff protocols), WiFi phone services may become practical alternatives to traditional mobile phone networks.

Dana Liebelson

FCC Chief Announces Big Win For Net Neutrality Advocates

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 02.04.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler revealed a big win for net neutrality advocates on Wednesday, asking for strong a...

What Happened to Snapchat's Best Friends Feature and What It Means for Your Relationship

Brian Hanley | Posted 01.28.2015 | Technology
Brian Hanley

With the Best Friends feature gone, we can no longer rely on the fear of getting caught to act appropriately. We must hold ourselves accountable for our actions. It doesn't matter who's watching.

Dana Liebelson

Stunning Victory Within Reach For Net Neutrality Advocates

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 01.27.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Next month, a wonky government agency will rule on the fate of the Internet. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expected to ...

US Tech Policy: SOTU 2015

Shelly Palmer | Posted 01.26.2015 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

During his State of the Union address the President of the United States made several specific references to the state of our technology. The problem is that no one can agree on how this might be achieved.

7 EdTech Startups Revolutionizing STEM

Vip Sitaraman | Posted 01.22.2015 | Technology
Vip Sitaraman

What we need are new ideas, which means we need scientists. The key to training the next generation of idea-generators is an education in hands-on, curiosity-intensive STEM education, and the only economically viable source for this: EdTech startups.

More Lessons From Latinos With Dream Jobs in Gov Tech

Pablo Manriquez | Posted 01.21.2015 | Latino Voices
Pablo Manriquez

Much has been written about the how conspicuously few Latinos currently work at the top of the tech game. Much less has been written about those few Latinos trailblazers doing outstanding work every day in technology.

Dana Liebelson

Sen. Cory Booker Weighs In On Net Neutrality Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 01.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) indicated on Tuesday he's unlikely to support Republican legislation on net neutrality as Americans from both ...

Coolest Travel Gadgets From CES (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 01.20.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

The world's thinnest tablet. The lightest 13-inch laptop. The first-ever truly wireless earbuds. These are a few of the groundbreaking gadgets shown at International CES in Las Vegas, where the 2015 show was the largest ever, with more than 170,000 attendees.

Silence in the Time of the Apple Watch

Nish Gera | Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Nish Gera

But, have I also lost something? Have I lost my ability to create a space of solitude while sitting on that Central Park bench, making restaurant reservations and ordering movie tickets? And have I lost something in my inability to get lost in the back lanes of Seville looking for that flamenco bar?