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At World's Fair In Italy, The Future Of Food Is On The Table

For the next six months, Italy is hosting a dinner party — and the entire world is invited to attend.<p>The event, called Expo Milano 2015, is the latest World's Fair. This year's theme is "feeding the planet, energy for life." The global population is projected to pass 9 billion by 2050, and Expo …

Taking a spin in the first car with Android Auto

Get ready for Android Auto to hit the masses. Until now, the only way to get the Google-powered car interface was to install an aftermarket unit from Pioneer, and even those have only been around since March (Parrot is also citing support for Android Auto in its head units, but its availability has …

Car Tech

Jaguar Partnership Challenges Students To Design Sports Cars For 2030--And Beyond

What the automotive landscape will look like in 2030 is a mystery—but that doesn't mean designers aren't thinking about it.<p>To that end, Jaguar has …

Apple Is Planning To Turn Around iAd By Venturing Into Programmatic For The First Time

A press release published by Rubicon Project on Tuesday, which has been removed (but still accessible via a cache on Google), says the partnership means advertising across Apple's vast array of mobile apps will now be accessible to brands via Rubicon's direct order automation platform, forming a …

Apple's App Store sales jumped 50% in 2014, likely hitting $15 billion

Apple may not attend CES in Las Vegas, but it has a tendency to try stealing some of the event's thunder by putting out announcements. This year is …

Apps

Sustainable Floating Home

The so-called WaterNest 100 was designed by architect Giancarlo Zema and is one of the most sustainable and green floating homes around. It is made …

The Mobile Shopping Life Cycle

Mobile is turning “path to purchase” on its head. One of the most time-honored marketing concepts, that notion that a customer takes a predictable journey toward a sales transaction (in its earliest definition, starting with <i>attention</i> to a product, then moving to <i>interest</i> in it, then <i>desire</i> for it, …

Clean Energy Investment: Companies To Issue $30 Billion In 'Green Bonds' This Year, S&P Reports

Electric utilities, real estate firms and other companies could issue a record $30 billion in “green bonds” this year, Standard & Poor’s Rating …

Marketers Have Found a Way to Use Vine

Marketers pushing summer blockbusters are aggressively seeding Vine, Twitter’s nascent mobile app for six-second videos, into their social media …

Self-driving cars could be common by the 2020s — here's what has to happen first

Researcher Raj Rajkumar, who co-directs a self-driving car research lab for GM and Carnegie-Mellon, says there are two main approaches in building self-driving vehicles.<p>Companies like Google focus on the "Holy Grail" approach, continuing to test prototypes for fully autonomous vehicles.<p>But the …

CSCO: 3 Thing to Love About Cisco Stock

<b>Cisco</b> (CSCO) is often thought of as a slow, sleepy tech giant. But CSCO stock has gained 34% over the last 12 months, doubling the broader <b>Nasdaq</b>‘s …

More Data, More Problems: How Cisco And SAP Are Helping Solve The Sports Industry's Data Challenge

Part of the reason why sports is beloved by many is because of the stability it offers in what seems to be an every changing world. The team you rooted for as a child is the same as the one you now root for with your own kids, and while the players may have changed, the fundamental nature of why …

These tech companies stocked up on the most patents in 2014

The number of patents a company files can show both how innovative and protected it is.<p>Some people in the tech industry have shied away from building up war chests full of patents. In a bold move last year, Elon Musk announced that Tesla would give away all of its patents for free.<p>Tech companies …

AppGyver Launches Supersonic, A New Framework For Hybrid Apps

AppGyver quickly made a name for itself over the last year with the help of Steroids.js and Composer, its drag-and-drop tool for building HTML5 apps. Today, the company is announcing its biggest product release yet with the launch of Supersonic, its new framework for both building user interfaces …

How Facebook Is Going to Battle With YouTube

Facebook is well on its way to developing its next big cash cow, and it has nothing to do with the social network’s splashy billion-dollar purchases …

Facebook cozies up to publishers with new tools

Facebook is already the most important platform for online publishers. Now, the social network also wants to be the favorite.<p>Facebook launched a new …

Facebook and Twitter's Native Video Plans Are About to Transform Content Marketing in a Big Way — The Content Strategist

Facebook and Twitter’s Native Video Plans Are About to Transform Content Marketing in a Big Way<p>Digital video is going native, and it’s important we …

Android Game Apps Are Becoming As Profitable As Those On The iPhone

But new figures show that this prevailing wisdom is no longer always the case: In some categories, Android apps are becoming just as profitable for developers as those on Apple's platform.<p>According to DAU-UP, a gaming marketing company, average revenue per user (ARPU) for Android games has …

Why People Love To Lease Their Cars: 100 Good Reasons Per Month

It’s no mystery why leasing is popular again, and why leasing isn’t just for luxury cars any more: it’s because the average monthly payment for many ordinary cars is about $100 per month cheaper.<p>According to Experian Automotive, the average monthly lease payment for a Honda Accord recently was …

Great Depression

The Next Big Media Company Might Have No Website Or App At All

We were talking about the future of media and BuzzFeed's role in it when Smith said something pretty out there.<p>He said something to the effect of:<p>"On our craziest days of brainstorming, sometimes Jonah and I wonder if BuzzFeed even needs to have a website."<p><i>Huh?</i> I wondered. How could a company that …

Schlage's new smart lock lets you open your door with your voice

Smart locks are starting to become big business, with even Sony (Sony!) muscling in on the action. If, however, you'd like to buy a model from a company with any sort of reputation for security, then Schlage Sense might be the door furniture for you. Simply bolt this thing onto your front door and …

Home Automation

This Is How Xiaomi Keeps The Cost Of Its Smartphones So Low

Xiaomi’s combination of well-spec’ed phones and low price tags drove the company to over 60 million sales last year. That progress saw it replace Samsung as China’s top-selling smartphone company <i>and</i> become the world’s third top selling phone maker in the process.<p>The Chinese company’s flagship Mi …

Google Inks Deal With Sprint, T-Mobile to Become Wireless Carrier

Google has signed deals with Sprint and T-Mobile that will allow it to sell wireless service directly to consumers, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, adding to a report released by <i>The Information</i> earlier today. The publication's sources suggest that Google's entry into the wireless service industry …

Google Fiber Confirmed for 4 New Cities Later this Year

Just a few days ago we reported on rumors that Google Fiber would be coming to Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham this year. Turns out the rumors were right, but those aren’t the only cities involved.<p>The gigabit internet service is now coming to Atlanta, GA and Nashville, TN in addition to the …

Microsoft to Invest in Rogue Android Startup Cyanogen

Microsoft is investing in a hot startup that’s trying to weaken Google’s hold over Android.<p>People familiar with the matter say Microsoft is putting money into Cyanogen, which is building a version of the Android mobile-operating system outside of Google’s auspices.<p>Microsoft would be a minority …

Android News

Famed Audi Quattro AWD System To Go Electric As e-Quattro

Back in the 1980s, Audi was one of the very first carmakers to promote all-wheel drive aggressively--first in rally cars, then in production sedans …

Alpine renders its future with the Vision Gran Turismo

The Vision Gran Turismo cars – a global array of futuristic racer concepts created for the Sony PlayStation's Gran Turismo 6 video game – keep coming. And when they look like this, we're not complaining one bit.<p>This is Alpine's effort. Alpine, if you need a reminder, is a sports car maker with ties …

Germany Plans Autonomous Car Test Program On High-Speed Autobahn

Containing some of the few stretches of public road with no speed limits, Germany's network of autobahns has always been a magical place for …

Japan stocks move lower after weak economic data

LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks slipped early Monday, with the Nikkei Stock Average NIK, -0.36% down 0.1% at 14,298.17, and the Topix …

Google Brings Fiber To Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville And Raleigh-Durham

After a few weeks of rumors, Google today officially announced that it is bringing its Google Fiber Internet and TV service to 18 new cities in four metro areas. These include Atlanta, Ga., Charlotte, N.C., Nashville, Tenn., and Raleigh-Durham, N.C. This marks Google’s largest expansion of its …