Shannon Mccarroll

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The Apple Watch Is Late To The Party

The tech world is fascinating in its tribalism.<p>Take the Apple Watch, for example. Apple CEO Tim Cook is set to unveil the final details about the new smart-watch today and the tech space is in a frenzy over it—even though we all have a pretty good sense of what Apple’s new accessory is likely to …

Love Your Introverts (It's The Quiet Ones You Should Watch)

Steve Wozniak arguably has one of the most creative and innovative brains in the history of technology.<p>“Woz” played a huge part in the way we view the place of technology in our lives. In his book iWoz, the Apple co-founder talks about his inventions and his creative process.<p>On creativity, he …

The Workplace

Pictures of the Week 11.27.14

Celebrity Holiday Shopping Strategy: Dakota Fanning

<i>Overwhelmed by your holiday shopping list? This season, the tastemakers of Hollywood are here to help you shop! We asked celebs for their best</i> …

Teri Hatcher Recalls Childhood Sexual Abuse in UN Speech

Teri Hatcher spoke about her childhood experience with abuse at a United Nations event commemorating the International Day for the Elimination of …

United Nations

Manufacturing’s false promise of a decent payday

The Great Debate<p>« Previous Post<p>Barack Obama and Ferguson: The cost of being the reluctant black president<p>Next Post »<p>Here’s why killing the head of Islamic State wouldn’t yield results<p>700 comments<p>We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you …

Richard Sherman's Theater of the Abused

The National Football League really, really wants its players to talk to the news media, and Richard Sherman is more than happy to oblige.<p>The …

Horrible Bosses 2

We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>As unnecessary sequels go, <b>Horrible Bosses 2</b> isn’t half bad. Once again Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, and Jason Sudeikis play three idiots …

Angela’s Assets

She may be the world’s most powerful woman, but German chancellor Angela Merkel has governed with the utmost caution—one of several contradictions that make her an enigma at home and abroad. After a year that forced Merkel into confrontations with Putin and Obama, Maureen Orth explores how a once …

Angela Merkel

Facebook and Twitter privacy policies like 'engaging with Shakespeare'

Facebook's and Twitter's privacy policies are "not fit for purpose" and make it almost impossible to understand how people's data is being used, a …

PayPal’s Bitcoin Integration And The Future Of Digital Currency Adoption

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ken Miller is the COO of Gem. Previously he was VP of risk management at PayPal executive and adviser to Square.</i><p>Recently, PayPal announced several partnerships aimed towards enabling certain PayPal merchants to be able to accept bitcoin as a form of payment from their customers. This …

Sony's e-paper FES watch turns the strap into a screen too

Watch and learn: a new smartwartch from Sony brings the whole watch to life -- because both the face <i>and</i> the band change and react to you.<p>The FES watch is the product of Fashion Entertainments, which describes itself on its website as a "startup project" but is in fact, according to the Wall Street …

Wearable Tech

As energy shares tumble, opportunity lurks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shale stocks have been hard-hit as investors see margins all but evaporating following the slide in crude oil prices, but the U.S. shale energy boom is not over.<p>People walk past the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street, February 10, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer<p>An index of oil …

Don’t Expect To See the Reinstated Ray Rice Anytime Soon

Ray Rice is back—if anyone will have him.<p>Former federal judge Barbara Jones overturned the NFL’s indefinite suspension of Ray Rice Friday, calling …

NFL

Janay Rice, in her own words

<i>Editor's Note: This is Janay Rice's story, as told to ESPN's Jemele Hill. On Wednesday, Nov. 5, Jemele interviewed Janay for three hours at the home</i> …

Police: Man shoots woman, self at Nordstrom

A woman shot by her former boyfriend in a Chicago Nordstrom store has died, the retailer said on its verified Facebook page.<p>"Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends," the post read.<p>The bustling store was packed with holiday shoppers late Black Friday, when a man opened fire on the …

ISIS Militants Hunt Down, Publicly Execute Former Election Candidates

Former election candidates are being hunted down, arrested and publicly executed by ISIS militants in Iraq, according to security officials and local residents.<p>The victims include two women who were shot in the head in Mosul this week after standing for office earlier in the year.<p>They were targeted …