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Monthly Archives: November 2014

Our girls are at risk. A recent report from the Alverno College Research Center for Women and Girls and community partners identifies a number of troubling issues for Wisconsin girls. It should be used...

After tinkering with several new apps for kids, I stumbled upon the obvious, the Sesame Street Go app. With children in tow everywhere we go, this app will undoubtedly keep your child's I.Q. on...

Recently the chairman of Ultimate Gaming, Tom Breitling stated “Online poker revenues in Nevada have fallen far short of original projections.”  Then went on to say, “Moreover, the state-by-state approach to online gaming has...

To get into the best deals, many startup investors over the past few years have publicly sworn their faith in company founders to get their attention. Now, the words aren’t enough, spurring some venture capitalists...

Enlarge Photo A knife-wielding (and thirsty) gerbil figures prominently in a new Thanksgiving video from Groupon. This is what happens when the friendly folks at Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN), the Chicago-based online deals company, have way...

Deepak Chopra has an app. And that's about the least of the famed spiritual guru/physician/alternative-medicine advocate/friend of Oprah's technological ambitions. Chopra, who's written over 80 books to date and runs the Chopra Center for Wellbeing...

Samsung is looking long and hard at its top executive team with changes in mind, the Wall Street Journal reports, following Galaxy S5 devices sales that have underperformed company expectations by as much as...

Open Gallery Carousel Carousel, Dropbox’s photo-organization app, got a big update this week that included a new iPad and web app. Carousel syncs with an existing Dropbox account to back up all the photos...

We would like to take a moment to congratulate the following companies for bringing outstanding thought leaders, products, services to our lives.  If you were unaware, The Techworld Awards recently honored and celebrated the...

Every year over 30 million job seekers and students around the world are forced to take a test to prove that they know English in order to apply for a job or school. For...

Andreessen Horowitz Partner Benedict Evans For the first time, the technology industry is selling to everybody—not just the big companies that bought mainframes or the middle class families that bought...

Paul McCartney on the "Out There" tour in 2014.  Image courtesy:  MPL Communications Ltd,  MJ Kim   It would have cost you more than $500 for a front-row seat at Paul McCartney’s farewell to Candlestick Park...