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This Is How Google Can Dominate The Smartwatch Industry For Years To Come

This week’s announcement of Android Wear by Google has felt like a shot in the arm for the smartwatch industry. Short of Apple’s mythical iWatch appearing on a wrist near you, the entrance of Google into the wearable space with a clear focus on the smartwatch as a platform is the move that everyone …

Girls With Hands on Their Heads

Can a silver spoon keep champagne bubbly? We find out: http://thekitc.hn/MswYWO

Japan's Rakuten Buys Chat App Viber for $900 Million to Expand Digital Empire

<b>TOKYO, Japan —</b> Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten Inc, controlled by billionaire Hiroshi Mikitani, will buy call and messaging app provider Viber …

9 Reasons You Should Feel Great About Spending Valentine's Day With A Bottle Of Wine

Valentine's Day can be a less-than-thrilling holiday when you're riding sans significant other. Flowers, hearts and red and pink everything invade this country like a plague, and it becomes impossible to ignore the day completely. Reluctantly, all this "love in is in the air" attitude may leave you …

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The official start of summer means it's time to fire up the grill! But with all the flavors that are present at a typical ​barbecue—from smoky meats …

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Every two weeks, we post a real <i>Wine Spectator</i> tasting note. Read the description carefully, noting the color, tastes, aromas and other important …

Bored of your normal résumé? Sumry wants to replace it with an interactive timeline

Looking for a job and sending out résumés is a full-time job in itself, and in order to make yourself stand out from the crowd you might be considering adding some flourishes to your existing CV.<p>However, tweaking that existing Microsoft Word template isn’t going to cut it. According to Sumry, a …

14-Year-Old Entrepreneur Founds Pillow Startup, Becomes Chief Cuteness Officer - Small Business Trends

Fourteen-year-old Sydney Loew got her brilliant idea for cute pillow designs while taking an entrepreneurial class at her middle school. With the …

The top wine at Sotheby's in 2013

Domaine de la Romanée Conti topped the charts at Sotheby’s last year. The auction house (and wine retailer) sold $57.9 million of wine in 2013 and …

Drones over the vineyards

Bernard Magrez, owner of 40 chateaus/wineries around the world, has floated a first for Bordeaux: unmanned drone surveillance.<p>Vitisphere reports that …

Pebble Reveals The Pebble Steel For $249 Shipping Jan. 28; App Store Coming Soon

Smartwatch pioneer Pebble is introducing something everyone has been waiting for at CES this year: new hardware. But the hardware isn’t so new that it throws the baby out with the bath water – any software developed for the current Pebble will work with the new one, and vice versa. And there’s …

Reddit's 2013: 56 Billion Page Views, 731 Million Unique Visitors

Reddit today announced that in 2013 it served an impressive 56 billion page views and 731 million unique visitors. The company also shared that it saw 40.855 million posts, received 404.6 million comments, and enjoyed over 6.7 billion total votes during the past year.<p>If we compare that to last …

Free online Android programming course starting next month

An online university will start a free online Android programming course next month, offering interested applicants the first notions needed to create apps for smartphones and tablets running Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Spotted by a <i>reddit</i> user, the eight-week long course offered by the …

A Look Back At How The Content Industry Almost Killed Blockbuster And Netflix (And The VCR)

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Derek Khanna is a technology policy consultant and columnist. He previously worked for the House Republican Study Committee where he authored their report on copyright reform. He</i> <i>spearheaded the national campaign on cellphone unlocking that resulted in proposed legislation to legalize</i> …

10 New Year's Resolutions to Help You Find Love in 2014

Every year at about this time, people start to think back on the year that is coming to a close, and reflect upon all the things they didn't accomplish that they had hoped they would. For single people, often high up on that list is the fact that they didn't get married or get into that significant …

Why Do We Burp and Fart (So Much)?!

Aw yeah! Dumpling time! Traditional Jewish Christmas in the house, y'all!

Online Shopping Is Still A Pathetically Tiny Fraction Of All Shopping

But that alone won't save what is turning out to be a ho-hum Christmas for department stores and clothing chains.<p>Online sales have surged 9 percent so far this holiday season as Wal-Mart, Macy's and other retailers improved their web sites and prices to better compete with their online nemesis …

Meet the big, bad robots competing in this weekend’s DARPA Robotics Challenge trial

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: NASA JPL<p>Starting later today, some of the most capable humanoid robots in the world will congregate in Miami, where 17 …

The Day Google Had to 'Start Over' on Android

Google was building a secret mobile product to fend off chief rival Microsoft. Then Apple announced the iPhone, and everything changed.<p>In 2005, on Google’s sprawling, college-like campus, the most secret and ambitious of many, many teams was Google’s own smartphone effort—the Android project. …

Our Handy Holiday Wine Gift Guide Has You Covered

How to choose the perfect bottle of wine as a holiday gift for anyone on your list.<p>'Tis the season! The season, that is, for buying stuff for other people— many of whom you might not talk to more than once a year, or even like. Uncertain what to give Uncle Herb, or your second cousin who still …

Fed job satisfaction at all-time low

Job satisfaction among federal government workers dropped to an all-time low in 2013, according to a new study out Wednesday ranking the best and worst places to work in the federal government.<p>The report, produced by the Partnership for Public Service and Deloitte, marked the lowest score in …