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Why the Future Belongs to Google -- Part II

Mudit Kakkar | Posted 04.17.2014 | Technology
Mudit Kakkar

At the moment, Google is hard at work to make our lives easier, more connected and rather enjoyable. This has always been a company with a proclivity towards the human touch to keep its customers smiling.

7 Step Process to Repeat Success, Modeled After Apple's Routine for Creativity

Sean Smith | Posted 04.18.2014 | Business
Sean Smith

This is how you scale. This is how you perpetuate your success by creating systems.

Marissa Mayer Wants Apple To Drop Google For Yahoo Search

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Yahoo Inc's Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is working on a plan to persuade Apple Inc to ditch Google as its default search engine in favor...

Samsung Exec Apparently Called Steve Jobs' Death The 'Best Opportunity To Attack iPhone'

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 04.17.2014 | Technology

The high-stakes business world can be a cutthroat place, but these comments made by a Samsung executive shortly after Steve Jobs’ death might make e...

Finding Business Wisdom in a Box of Matzah

Alan Gregerman | Posted 04.16.2014 | Business
Alan Gregerman

Even if the heart of your 'offerings' is all about authenticity or a certain biblical requirement. The most enduring businesses, offerings and people are the ones that consistently figure this out.

I Am a Dog

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 04.15.2014 | Media
Maggie Van Ostrand

I am Cejas Van Ostrand. I am a dog. I am a writer, too. I am the only dog in history ever admitted into the National Society of Newspaper Columnist...

Apple Wants To Keep Evidence That Steve Jobs Was A 'Bully' Out Of Court

Reuters | Dan Levine | Posted 04.15.2014 | Technology

By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Witnesses at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley should not be allowed ...

Pay Attention to the Weather of Business and Life, and Don't Steer Into an Iceberg

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 04.14.2014 | Business
The University of Central Florida Forum

Strategy applies equally well to both business and our individual lives. Research indicates that most businesses fail to hit their goals due to poor strategic planning. It is the No. 1 reason for business failure.

Why Every Startup Should Hire Skateboarders

Brian Hanley | Posted 04.15.2014 | Small Business
Brian Hanley

Check out the following techniques for a creative spark: 1. The Melting Pot Use your skills and passions to your advantage. Integrate three ...

Judge In Smartphone Battle Can't Get People To Turn Off Smartphones

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 04.09.2014 | Technology

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — So far one of the biggest problems for a federal judge overseeing a patent battle between the world's largest smartphone mak...

What Gear a Gadget Geek Owns

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 04.09.2014 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

As someone considered a tech authority, I am often asked by family and friends what kind of gear to buy. Short of listing my email address or phone ...

Genius Computer Thief Calls Apple Support, Gets Collared

AP | Posted 04.09.2014 | Weird News

DOVER, N.H. (AP) — Mike Witonis got an email from Apple thanking him for calling customer service about his laptop computer. Problem is, someone had...

U.S. Corporations Have Over $2 Trillion Stashed Overseas

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2014 | Business

* U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Wyden calls for reform * Total of profits stashed abroad up 93 percent 2008-2013 ...

Time for Apple to Take a Bite Out of the Broadband Problem

Elie Jacobs | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business
Elie Jacobs

There are many things to do with $159 billion, this is just one idea. An idea that helps the company and country.

How Amazon Can Turn Fire TV Into a Blockbuster

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business
Sanjay Sanghoee

Amazon clearly believes that the future of content distribution is in the consolidation of content through a single source. But simply providing ease of access to multiple sites will not be enough of a differentiator for Amazon.

In Secret Docs, Apple Admits The iPhone's 2 Big Problems

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Technology

In documents the public was never meant to see, Apple lays out exactly what's holding the iPhone back: small screens and high prices. These interna...

New iPhone Screens To Enter Production As Early As May

Reuters | Reiji Murai | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

By Reiji Murai TOKYO (Reuters) - Apple Inc suppliers will begin mass producing displays as early as May for the next iPhone, expected t...

Microsoft Office Fiiiiiiinally Comes To iPad

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 03.28.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft has released an iPad version of its popular Office software suite, a breakthrough heralding a new era under a CEO who...

Is the iPad a Big iPhone Or a Small Mac? Or Is It More Like a TV?

Michael R. Levin | Posted 03.27.2014 | Technology
Michael R. Levin

How Consumers Buy and Use iPads Affects Its Long-Term Prospects In his keynote presentation introducing the first iPad in 2010, Steve Jobs alluded to...

5 Last Minute Apps to Help You Get Through Tax Season

Chip Chick | Posted 03.27.2014 | Money
Chip Chick

If you haven't yet discovered the simplistic beauty of filing your taxes online, let me tell you, you're missing out. You plug numbers into an app, and the app makes math happen, and then you're done.

Yik Yak App Makers Do the Right Thing

Diana Graber | Posted 03.26.2014 | Parents
Diana Graber

My 18-year-old daughter, who, like many, downloaded the app after it became an overnight sensation, told me that within 24 hours of the lockdown, kids trying to use the app anywhere on or near the school could not. Curious about this, I contacted Yik Yak and spoke to co-founder Brooks Buffington.

Organizational Culture Meets Porn

Eduardo P. Braun | Posted 03.26.2014 | Business
Eduardo P. Braun

Create a sense of purpose. Which is the dream? It must be something that wakes up emotions, that makes us jump out of bed every morning and run to work -- and don't dare tell me the dream is to increase sales by 10 percent.

Wonderful iOS 7 Glitch Lets You Hide Useless Apps

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology

It's not often that you read the words "fun" and "glitch" in the same sentence, but a newly discovered glitch in the recently updated software for iPh...

The Connected Cars War: Apple, Google Duke it Out

Esmeralda Swartz | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology
Esmeralda Swartz

What both Google and Apple are hinting at is something even bigger than entertainment, and something that demands new capabilities and new products -- not just a better way of using existing mobile devices.

An Inside Look At The iPhone's Birth

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology

In February 2005, Apple Inc.'s then chief executive, Steve Jobs, gave senior software engineer Greg Christie an ultimatum....