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The Tragedy Of Venezuela - How Did We Get Here?

<b>The Tragedy Of Venezuela by by Bill O’Grady of Confluence Investment Management</b><p>The decline in oil prices has been a major problem for oil-exporting …

With Flextime, Bosses Prefer Early Birds to Night Owls

Flextime programs have never been more popular than they are today. Google allows many employees to set their own hours. At Microsoft, many employees can choose when to start their day, as long as it’s between 9am and 11am. At the “Big Four” auditing firm KPMG, some 70 percent of employees work …

Sidewall displays the next frontier in Apple iPhone design?

Apple's iPhones and other devices might eventually feature technology that would extend their screens around the sides of the devices, if a newly granted patent is any indication.<p>Dubbed "Electronic devices with sidewall displays," the patent, granted to Apple by the US Patent and Trademark Office …

4 Technology Trends Disrupting How We Communicate

As much as I love to get out and do public speaking, running a business can make it really hard to find the time to travel, deliver a presentation and keep up with the day to day operations. Especially without worrying about what you may be missing back at the office.<p>However, tomorrow I will be …

Rove defends comments questioning Clinton’s health

Karl Rove on Tuesday defended comments he reportedly made questioning Hillary Clinton's health, saying that her time in and out of a hospital surely will reemerge as a concern should she run for president in 2016.<p>"This is going to be an issue," Rove told Fox News.<p>The New York Post reported that …

Historic Brooklyn Home Gets Million-Dollar Makeover

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Jawbone Jambox Mini Update Adds Social Jamming

The Jawbone Mini is the de facto small Bluetooth speaker. It sounds good, is compact enough, and thanks to Jawbone’s dominance in the market, is widely available at multiple retailers. And it just got better.<p>Jawbone just released a free update to the speaker which allows the speaker to pair with …

Apple plans to match Microsoft Surface with split-screen iPad multitasking in iOS 8

iOS 8 is likely to supercharge the functionality of Apple’s iPad with a new split-screen multitasking feature, according to sources with knowledge of the enhancement in development. These people say that the feature will allow iPad users to run and interact with two iPad applications at once. Up …

Case for Larger 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 Model Surfaces with Dimensions

While there have been numerous renderings, cases, and physical mockups of the rumored 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in recent weeks, there has been considerably less attention paid to the even larger 5.5-inch model, which is said to be released several months after the 4.7-inch version.<p>New photos showing what …