Leo Ketterman

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Kobo's GloHD May Be The First Device For eReading's Second Generation

Anyone looking for an eReader—with all the benefits that come from having an e-ink single purpose device—will need to choose between Kobo and Amazon Kindle. There’s not much else left on the market these days. To me, the choice has always been clear.<p>Kobo builds reading devices; Amazon builds …

Google backtracks on porn ban in Blogger

Heeding ‘ton of feedback’ from users, company announces it won’t implement changes, but steps up enforcement of existing policy on sexually explicit content<p>Google has backtracked on plans to ban sexually explicit images from its blogging platform Blogger, in the face of widespread opposition from …

Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary charged with rape

<b>(CNN) —</b> Indianapolis Colts backup linebacker Josh McNary has been charged with felony rape, a spokeswoman for the Marion County, Indiana, Prosecutor's Office said Wednesday.<p>McNary, 26, was in police custody late Wednesday at the Marion County Jail, a booking log on the jail website said.<p>McNary was …

Low Gas Prices Could Yield Billions in Savings for Americans

If you think you’ve been saving a lot recently on filling up the family jalopy, you haven’t seen anything yet. Americans could pocket up to $75 billion in 2015 on gas, as long as prices remain low through the year, according to AAA’s final monthly gas price report for 2014.<p>The report, released …

Oil & Gas Industry

New investment round: another half billion for Snapchat

Snapchat Inc., among a pack of elite technology startups that has attained a valuation of $10 billion or more, capped the year with a filing that disclosed it raised $485.6 million.<p>The Los Angeles-based company, which makes a mobile application for sending annotated photos that disappear within …

Oil, Stocks Go Their Separate Ways

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors have wrung their hands over the last several weeks over the effect of lower oil prices on the broader S&P 500, but the relationship between the two is actually starting to break down.<p>Crude prices had dropped more than 10 percent in the trading week ended Dec. 12. That …

S&P 500

IRS Issues John Doe Summons To FedEx, DHL, UPS, HSBC In Massive Offshore Account Hunt

A federal judge approved the IRS issuing summonses requiring FedEx, DHL, UPS, and a bevy of other handlers to produce information about U.S. taxpayers who used Sovereign Management & Legal Ltd. for offshore accounts and assets. They include Western Union Financial Services Inc., the Federal Reserve …

Apple's iOS Has Once Again Decimated Android When It Comes To Data That Matters

Adobe, which is tracking online shopping, reports the following: "iOS users drove four times as much mobile sales revenue as Android users, 79 and 21 percent respectively."<p>IBM's data produced similar findings:<p><b>iOS vs. Android:</b> iOS once again led the way in mobile shopping this holiday season, …

Apps

Ferguson: Fires and chaos erupts after no indictment - CNN.com

<i>Are you there? Please share photos, videos and thoughts with CNN iReport if you can do so safely.</i><p><b>Ferguson, Missouri (CNN)</b> -- The announcement of a grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown was met with chaos Monday …