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Every Situation Is A Good Situation To Network

Let's face it, whether you are still in college or have already graduated, you must network at some point in your life. Applicants find a majority of …

Employment

Sony streams 'The Interview' online and makes Hollywood history

A bit of Hollywood history unfolded on Wednesday. And it might be a glimpse into the future.<p>The controversial Sony Pictures comedy "The Interview" was released on YouTube, Google Play, the Microsoft Xbox video game console, and a special Web site.<p>The movie, which started streaming online around 1 …

Buying a home is now twice as affordable as renting

The American Dream of owning a home just got more affordable, but that’s partly because the average American now spends nearly 30% of their income on …

Real Estate

How millennials and Generation X investors can conquer their fear of finances

We’ve all read the news about how Generation X and millennials just aren’t getting with the financial program. Saving and investing are both falling …

Demographics

The sinkhole that swallowed a swamp

Everyone in the state of Louisiana knows about the Bayou Corne sinkhole. It even shows up on Google Maps. But it still took a year for the crisis to get national attention, by which time the pit of brackish water was 24 acres across. And when the nation finally turned its eye on Bayou Corne, it …

Play-i’s Personal Robots Take Shape, as Company Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

Add “personal robot” to your child’s Christmas list for next year.<p>Play-i, a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based startup made up of a group of engineers from …

A Nuclear Plant Turned Fun Park And More Amazing Images From This Week

BACtrack Mobile: The World’s First Mobile Breathalyzer, 25% Off [Deals]

I live in a part of the world where the permissible alcohol levels for drivers is very low. Now I’m not condoning drinking and driving, but I will say that many folks in my area – especially restaurant owners – have been particularly critical of these levels because what it’s done has caused …

Stephen Hawking's big ideas ... made simple - video animation

No time to read Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time? In just two and a half minutes, Alok Jha explains why black holes are doomed to shrink into nothingness then explode with the energy of a million nuclear bombs, and rewinds to the big bang and the origin of the universe<p>• See more 'made …

Virgin Galactic VIDEO Shows Amazing Views Space Tourists Will See From Rocket Plane

From Stephen Hawking to Justin Bieber, scores of celebrities are raring to go to space by 2014. But for those of us who don't have $250,000 to shell out for a flight aboard Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, here's the next best thing: A new video that shows an awesome tail-cam view of the space …

Has Apple lost its innovation?

The Mac was 1984. The iPod was 2001. The iPhone was 2007.<p>In the time between massive revolutions, Apple concentrated on and evolutions.<p>The problem …

Obama administration to allow recreational marijuana laws to stand

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration announced Thursday a limited pullback on federal enforcement of marijuana, saying it will not interfere with new state laws that permit recreational use of marijuana.<p>The<p>Justice Departmentsaid it will not seek to veto new state laws in Colorado and Washington …

GadgetellSolutions Media

12Feb/18<p>The outdoor goods and apparel retailer has scrapped its legendary unlimited returns policy whereby customers were allowed to return …

Get a monthly mystery care package for nerds

A new service called Nerd Block sends a nerd-themed mystery gift every month for just $20.<p>Do you like presents? Of course you do -- and a new service lets you send geeky surprise gifts to yourself.<p>Nerd Block is a subscription-based nerd care package service which, for $19.99 a month (plus …

Geek

Microsoft's 'touch screen' for any surface goes on sale

Prototype technology that turns any surface -- a wall, table, or floor -- into an interactive touch screen has been years in the making. Now, anyone can get their hands on the software.<p>Turning a wall into a touch-screen computer has many uses -- it could help teachers instruct classes or be used by …

Touchscreens

Fidel Castro: I didn't expect to live long enough to see 87

Cuba's former leader talks of illness that ended presidency and how Soviet premier said Russia wouldn't step in if US invaded<p>Fidel Castro did not expect to live long enough to turn 87 after illness forced him from office in 2006, according to an essay carried by official media.<p>In a long, …

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New iPhone coming September 10th. Here are the features to expect.

The new iPhone looks set to be revealed in September; and if a report from All Things D is to be believed, September 10th is the date to circle.<p>Though we shouldn’t expect significant innovations or improvements until next year, there are still likely to be a number exciting features that should …