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The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare

Meet the woman JPMorgan Chase paid one of the largest fines in American history to keep from talking<p>She tried to stay quiet, she really did. But …

Human Rights

In Smart Home, Retrofit May Be The Next Big Thing

When you look around at many of the smart home systems coming to market, most require what is called in the business tech world a ”fork lift upgrade”, meaning you have to throw out your old hardware and replace it with new gear in order to get the advantages of new technology.<p>Take the Nest Protect …

The Brilliant Transport Safety Ad 'Dumb Ways to Die' is Back

Metro Trains in Melbourne is back at it again, with a sequel to its hugely popular "Dumb Ways To Die" campaign.<p>On Oct. 23, the company released a …

Experts: Apple Pay Is the Most Secure Payment Platform on the Planet

When Apple Pay officially launched earlier this week with the release of iOS 8.1, many rushed to local participating retailers to be among the first …

How Emotional Intelligence Landed Mr. Rogers $20 Million

If your project needed $20 million in funding and you had to send someone to appear before the US Senate to get it, would you choose former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer or the beloved children’s television show host Fred “Mr.” Rogers?<p>I imagine most people would choose Ballmer for his energy, …

STS-51

Mission: ACTS/TOS; ORFEUS-SPAS<br>Space Shuttle: Discovery<br>Launch Pad: 39B<br>Launched: September 12, 1993, 7:45 a.m. EDT<br>Landing Site: Kennedy Space Center, …