Q Reynolds

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Key fob phone alerts friends that you need help with the press of a button

You know how establishments have hidden emergency buttons to call the police? There's a new device called the ECHO Urgent Messenger that's something like that, except it's a tiny one-button emergency phone that you can attach to a keychain, so you can call for help whenever needed. According to the …

NBA superstar (and Samsung spokesman) LeBron James nets $30 million from Apple’s acquisition of Beats

Even though his team is down a game in the NBA Championship series against the San Antonio Spurs, athlete LeBron James does have something new to smile about. As part of Apple’s $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics and Beats Music, James is due to net a profit of $30 million:<p>In a recent …

Drought brings California gold prospectors back to life

David Fiori, waist-deep in the chilly Kern River, braced against the current, stabbed a shovel into the ancient silt between his feet and tossed the muck downstream. His eyes, though, wandered to a potential prize — a spot on the opposite bank of the river.<p>To the uninitiated, it looked like just …

Jerry Brown

You've Been Rolling Your Shirtsleeves Wrong Your Entire Life

As tempting as it is to wear short-sleeved dress shirts to work during the summer, they are undoubtedly your least fashionable option.<p>Try this classic double-roll technique to keep your shirtsleeves tidy, prevent unraveling, and stay cool. Thanks to our friend Style Girlfriend, who turned us on to …

Mom Risks Paralysis After Saving Son From Burning Building

A mother is being hailed a hero after saving her 18-month-old son from a burning building by jumping out a third-story window with him in her …

10 peaking megabubbles signal impending stock crash

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (MarketWatch) — Yes, “the bull market may come to an end any time,” warns Jeremy Grantham, founder of the $117 billion GMO …

Is the stock market rigged?

<i>"Beware those who seek constant crowds, for they are nothing alone."</i><p><i>-- Charles Bukowski</i><p>"The United States stock market, the most iconic market in global capitalism, is rigged."<p>So says Michael Lewis. His most recent book, <i>Flash Boys</i>, has drawn a huge amount of scrutiny to what really isn't a new …

Facebook mulls increasing demands by feds for user data

Facebook has some decisions to make.<p>Arguably difficult ones.<p>Does it simply comply when federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies request that it hand over information and data on users without notifying those users? Or does it commit to notifying users unless the requesting agency has a …

Rovio Denies Providing Angry Birds User Data To The NSA, Points Finger At Third-Party Ad Networks

A new report originating from the ongoing Snowden document trove presents the terrifying possibility that our casual gaming habits offer government surveillance agencies a look at some key personal data, including but not limited to age, location and even sexual orientation. Angry Birds is cited by …