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Winning the Battle for Family Time This Holiday Season: Three Simple Rules

Yoav Shoham | Posted 01.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Yoav Shoham

My 21st century adult life is more hectic than my late dad's 20th century one, and nothing will change that fundamentally. But with a little bit of effort and a little bit of scheduling tenacity, we can make certain that we don't let holiday work overrun the most important task of the holidays.

The Sweet Spot for Startups

Soren Petersen | Posted 01.11.2015 | Business
Soren Petersen

Successful startup founders are fueled by passion, a willingness to take risk and do whatever is necessary to make things happen. What they initially ...

Mobile Predictions: The Game Will Change in 2015

Julie Ask | Posted 01.11.2015 | Technology
Julie Ask

Mobile reached a tipping point in 2014 as it solidified its position as one of the most disruptive technologies for businesses in decades. Not since the advent of the Internet, has a technology forced businesses to rethink completely how they win, serve and retain customers.

A New Apple for Your Stocking? The iPad Air 2 May Just Fit

Lea Lane | Posted 01.11.2015 | Technology
Lea Lane

This year's apple-picking has turned into picking out Apples, as in the crisp iPhone 6 and the shiny iPad Air 2. And the new tablet just might make a delicious holiday gift for you or another frequent traveler.

Business Success Depends On Smart (Not Just Big) Data

Vala Afshar | Posted 01.11.2015 | Technology
Vala Afshar

Companies are heavily investing in acquiring and developing talent, technology and business processes aimed at collecting and analyzing massive amount...

CBSN: An Interactive Streaming News Network

Shelly Palmer | Posted 01.10.2015 | Media
Shelly Palmer

All the production glitches and on-screen typos and technical issues will be taken care of soon enough. What will continue to evolve is a world-class news service for a connected world.

Hacking the Law: Apps That Protect Legal Rights

Ray Brescia | Posted 01.10.2015 | Technology
Ray Brescia

What these apps can do is improve the access of low- and moderate-income individuals and families to critical legal assistance when they need it most: i.e., when they are being denied heat, are facing foreclosure or are facing a natural or man-made disaster.

Kids Attempt To Use Film Cameras, Have No Idea What's Going On

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.10.2014 | Technology

Who's ready for an "old-time selfie"? In the latest Kids React episode, comedy duo The Fine Bros. present a group of kids with point-and-shoot came...

An Inconvenient Process: How Solar Permitting Reform Can Help in the Fight Against Climate Change

Maury Blackman | Posted 01.10.2015 | Green
Maury Blackman

Climate change is such a big issue that at times it seems nearly impossible to solve. But simplifying our bureaucratic process for solar permitting is something that local, regional and state governments can start doing today.

Study: China's New Semiconductor Strategy Seeks to Exploit Tailwinds from Markets and Technology

East-West Center | Posted 01.09.2015 | Business
East-West Center

HONOLULU (Nov. 9, 2014) -- When it comes to U.S.-China trade, semiconductors are a big deal. The chips that power virtually all modern electronics are...

Welcome to the Age of Context-Driven Sales and Marketing

Vala Afshar | Posted 01.09.2015 | Business
Vala Afshar

The next generation enterprise software for sales, services and marketing such as marketing automation or customer relationship management (CRM) solut...

A TEDx Talk on Beauty and Life Extension Science

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 01.06.2015 | Impact
Zoltan Istvan

What is happening to our species is we are becoming far more than just human. All around us incredible advances in technology are changing and improving us.

At the Intersection of Feminism and Technology

Katie Szymanski | Posted 01.07.2015 | Women
Katie Szymanski

Looking back, I'm curious as to why my male classmates were playing Donkey Kong and Batman, while I passed my time with Barbie's Mall Adventures and Frogger. Why was I automatically handed purple, while my male cousins boasted their bright red and highlighter yellows?

Now and Then

Susanne Mentzer | Posted 01.07.2015 | Arts
Susanne Mentzer

I have to believe that if I had the access to social networking and the Internet that exists today, I would have experienced less isolation.

How a 2 day old fake start-up got more tweets than Adrian Grenier

Laura Dunn | Posted 01.07.2015 | Media
Laura Dunn

I'm a little obsessed with social media, checking my notifications numerous times a day and always looking for the next 'big thing' or trend to get in...

The New Privacy Frontier: Creating a Better Mobile Experience

Kate Bolseth | Posted 01.06.2015 | Business
Kate Bolseth

Looking at privacy through the lens of the consumer, they are confused, concerned and not feeling as if they are in the driver's seat. Moreover, the underlying security frameworks are constantly under attack.

5 (New) Reasons Why Mitt Romney Should Enter the 2016 Race

David Bradford | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics
David Bradford

Whether or not you voted for Romney in 2012 (and even whether you like Mitt personally or not), I believe he would make a remarkable president. As a...

You Don't Need to Found a Company to Change the World

Jeremy Pesner | Posted 01.06.2015 | Small Business
Jeremy Pesner

With all of these wonderful resources, what could possibly be the downside of entrepreneurship? Well, there are a few reasons, and they indicate the wider systems of institutions, policies and economics that play just as large a part in shaping the state of the world.

I'm Really Upset About the Midterm Elections God I Love My New iPhone

James Napoli | Posted 01.06.2015 | Comedy
James Napoli

It sure was discouraging to see those election returns coming in and realizing that the Republicans have gained such major ground. I mean, the first thing I thought was that government regulations would start to go out the window, paving the way for a disastrous oh my God I am having so much fun with this new iPhone 6.

'Unintelligent Blacks': Why Apple's Tim Cook and Charles Barkley Should Talk Inclusion

George Alexander | Posted 01.06.2015 | Small Business
George Alexander

Just last week it was reported that Barkley chose to unleash to the airwaves on a Philadelphia radio station a declaration about what he deems as "successful" blacks' biggest problem -- "unintelligent" black people. Check it out.

You Shouldn't Have to Learn How to Code

Emmanuel Straschnov | Posted 01.06.2015 | Technology
Emmanuel Straschnov

Learning how to code is seen today as key to building a successful life. Barack Obama, Michael Bloomberg, and even Enrique Iglesias have all urged people to study coding.

Sapping ALEC's Power: Software Giant SAP Dumps Group Over Climate Denial

Brad Johnson | Posted 01.06.2015 | Green
Brad Johnson

The tech exodus from the American Legislative Exchange Council continues, with German software giant SAP ending its membership in the anti-climate lobbying group. The blow is especially harsh as ALEC's corporate board was chaired by SAP lobbyist Steve Seale.

How to Be a 'Screen-Smart' Parent

Dr. Jodi Gold | Posted 01.05.2015 | Parents
Dr. Jodi Gold

To help our children manage technology as they grow, we need to look at digital technology as a series of developmental or digital milestones. We need to understand each stage of our child's development and figure out which component of technology needs to be addressed then.

ADHD and Technology: Helping Our Children Reclaim Their Focus and Attention

Dr. Larry Rosen | Posted 01.05.2015 | Parents
Dr. Larry Rosen

Immediate gratification is most certainly one of the reasons for a child or a teenager not being able to pay attention in school and it is a powerful one. How can school, even when technology is added as part of the curriculum, ever compare to the lure of an action video game?

Apple Pay Will Change How You Purchase!

Daniel Burrus | Posted 01.05.2015 | Business
Daniel Burrus

What is so different about Apple Pay that will launch mobile payments?