Monday, May 28, 2012 9:16:00 AM
Solar Impulse, a Swiss sun-powered aircraft, on Friday finished the first leg of its attempt at an intercontinental flight without using a single drop of fuel.
The solar plane took off Thursday from Payerne, Switzerland, bound for... Read More
Friday, May 25, 2012 9:10:00 AM
Investment bank Piper Jaffray issued a note on Friday highlighting 10 key points, which range from anticipated future products to China iPhone growth, that it believes will drive shares of Apple up to $1,000 in the next couple of years.
In... Read More
Friday, May 25, 2012 9:05:00 AM
Non-profit Worldreader kicked off a campaign Thursday aiming to put 1 million e-books in the hands of children across the planet, with a little help from players on one of the world’s most popular sports teams.
This may sound like a... Read More
Friday, May 25, 2012 8:07:00 AM
Most of the interest in gamification and user engagement for startups centers on customer acquisition. This is partly because of the short time around startup planning, but also the strong need to show and grow traction as quickly as possible.... Read More
Friday, May 25, 2012 8:05:00 AM
China is in the big leagues when it comes to cell phone use. According to The Next Web, the Chinese government has officially announced that it now has more than 1 billion mobile phone users.
For comparison, the U.S. looks measly with... Read More
Thursday, May 24, 2012 8:44:00 AM
In New York state, legislators in both chambers have proposed bills that would force Web sites to police the identities of anonymous commenters.
Under the proposed Internet Protection Act (S06779), when anyone complains about an... Read More
Thursday, May 24, 2012 8:42:00 AM
President Barack Obama has ordered all government agencies to offer more of their services in the form of mobile apps.
A new memo called “Digital Government: Building a 21st Century Platform to Better Serve the American People” requires ... Read More
Thursday, May 24, 2012 8:11:00 AM
Quick, what’s the last ad you saw on Facebook? Don’t start thinking — just say it. Can’t think of one? Well then, what’s the most interesting post you read in the last week? The one that made you click on “like.” I’ll bet you remember... Read More
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 8:02:00 AM
While visiting his home country of the U.K. to be knighted, Apple design chief Jonathan Ive said in an interview that he will most likely be remembered for the projects he is currently working on because they feel like "the most important... Read More
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 8:01:00 AM
Facebook billionaire Mark Zuckerberg marries his long-time girlfriend and theWashington Post writes, “Another reason, ladies, to give those college geeks a shot.”
Yes, geeks are hot. Particularly in the job market.
John Bischke, an... Read More