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Eyewitnesses Counter Israeli Army's Description of a Palestinian Death

Democracy Now! | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Democracy Now!

Israeli and Palestinian eyewitnesses say that Jawaher Abu Rahma, a Palestinian woman, died after inhaling tear gas fired by the Israeli military at a demonstration. We interviewed two people in attendance.

WATCH: Skype To Acquire Qik

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

VoIP service Skype will acquire Qik, a mobile video and voice calling startup, for a reported $100 million, according to Boy Genius Report. Skype C...

Technology Unites Missionaries And Families Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service (RNS) Janine Winkler loves reading books to her 2-year-old grandson Judah, but instead of sitting on her lap...

China To Skype: Back Off

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

BEIJING — China is going after Internet phone services such as Skype in a move to protect the country's state-owned telephone companies, causing...

Skype Suffers Downtime

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Having problems using Skype? You're not alone. Skype went down on Wednesday, affecting millions of users, according to ReadWriteWeb. "Some of yo...

8 Ways Parents Without Primary Custody Can Log More Time With The Kids

Lee Block | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Lee Block

Only seeing your children every other weekend can be devastating. You miss them when they are not with you, and those few short days does not give yo...

We Are Generation Wiki

The Morningside Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
The Morningside Post

We are the first of our kind. We are interconnected collaborative creatures, and we like to share. We link and like, comment, post and poke. We Yelp when we're hungry, Skype when we're lonely and G-chat throughout the day.

Branding Power Wu Tang Style

Christopher Herz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Christopher Herz

See my little brother-in-law lives in Mongolia, so early in the mornings, we often Skype over there and talk to the extended family. He is 14 years ol...

Skype's CEO Is OUT

AP | RACHEL METZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO — Skype is replacing its CEO with a Cisco Systems executive, a change that may indicate the Internet calling service is closer to anno...

Facebook, Skype Readying Deep Integration Partnership

AllThingsD | Kara Swisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Actually, according to sources close to the situation, Facebook and Skype are poised to announce a significant and wide-ranging partnership that will ...

Bianca Bosker

Tech Gives Thanks: What Tech Figures Are Thankful For This Thanksgiving

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Thanksgiving and tech may not seem like two things that would go together: One is all about tradition, while the other constantly strives to change th...

Gael García Bernal and Diego Luna Stage Their Own Revolución

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

To hear Gael García Bernal and Diego Luna talk about their lifelong friendship is unusual and exquisitely beautiful. They are tender and honest about their love for each other.

Break Out the Buggy Whips: Is This the Tipping Point for Streaming Video?

Tony Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Tony Greenberg

Big companies like Google will soon make it easier to get brand-name content for a cheap price. So who in technology is in the buggy whip business these days? And what companies are about to become obsolete?

Thinking "Inside" the Box: How Freeloaders Can Make You a Load of Cash

Tom Grasty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Tom Grasty

As an internet entrepreneur, the question I'm asked most often is this: "How are you going to make money?" I tell them the plan isn't to charge for our service, and what happens next never fails.

The Camel and the Cell Phone

Vicky Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Vicky Collins

We have gotten to a place where we are so interconnected that you can no longer escape, even in some of the most remote spots on earth.

SKYPE-ING IN: TV News, Talk Shows Fall For Skype

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — When he wanted to interview a source in Connecticut for a recent "World News" story on technology, ABC reporter Pierre Thomas didn't ...

Join Us in Integrated Approach to Build The New Haiti

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Léogâne, Haiti. I am perhaps the most excited I have been in my entire life as I prepare to move to Haiti next month. Ten months after the earthqu...

How Seniors can save American Education and the Economy

Bernard Starr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Bernard Starr

Seniors embody a vast reservoir of skills, talent and wisdom that we gratuitously salute but do not harness for productive roles. How can seniors save American education and insure a 21st century-ready workforce?

Skype Interview with Josh Silverman on Haiti and Bettering Humanity

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jim Luce

As you probably know, the multilingual, cross-platform Voice over Internet Protocol, instant messaging, and videoconferencing sensation known as Skype...

10/10/10 Global Work Party: How Social Media Made It Happen

Corbin Hiar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Corbin Hiar

With international negotiations at a standstill, 350.org, Greenpeace and others are using every new media tool available to share their climate message. Two days before 10/10/10, they had registered nearly 7,000 events in 188 countries.

Zafèn Haitian Microfinance Effort Engages Haitians to Forge a New Future

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Haitians like Jean-Patrick Lucien are one reason Zafèn, a new online microfinance program targeting small- and medium-sized businesses in Haiti, has ...

Overcoming Barriers with Electronic Connectivity

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jim Luce

Where we no longer must allocate the time and resources to go physically to all corners of the earth -- Facebook, Skype, our email takes us there.

Connectivity Is Key To Social Change

Jim Luce | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Luce

In the spring I travelled to Barcelona for the GSM Association's World Congress, with 49,000 participants spread between mobile phone-related 1,300 ve...

The Internet is Awwwwww!

Claire Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Claire Gordon

Before the Internet, "cute" and "viral" rarely shared the same sentence. Now, adorable is an epidemic.

Fifty First (J)Dates: The Perils of Video Chat

Meredith Fineman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Meredith Fineman

This story was graciously emailed to me by a Fifty First (J)Dates enthusiast. (You can contribute your own to fiftyfirstjdates@gmail.com!) The parent...