Jim Ward

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6 Mysterious Airplane Disappearances in Aviation History

The shocking disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has captured the attention of millions around the world as the search for the airplane …


Hey CIOs, your role is changing. So get a move on and change already

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Pressmaster/Shutterstock<p>The dustup that arose last year after Gartner predicted that chief marketing officers will soon …

The best science and technology pictures of the week

This week's most stunning images in science and technology, including ventures in space, extreme conditions on earth, and what to do if you are a hot elephant.<p><b>More stunning image galleries:</b><p>Flying aces, challenging swims and confused robots<p>Supermoon, Tesla coils and medical clowns<p>World’s biggest …


Duolingo brings free language courses to the iPad

The service has 5 million users across its Web, iOS and Android smartphone versions, said CEO Luis von Ahn, and is among the most popular education apps.<p>Duolingo, a free language-learning service that doubles as a crowdsourced text translation platform, is now available for the iPad.<p>The service, …

Language Learning

Hulu off the market: Fox, Disney and NBC to maintain ownership

Well, we've been waiting to hear who would wind up purchasing the struggling Hulu, and now we know -- nobody! Instead the service will see an infusion of cash totaling $750 million from its current owners. Hulu has actively courted new owners on multiple occasions, and it seemed as if this time a …


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Ralph Merkle (U.C. Berkeley), Martin Hellman (#Stanford Electrical #Engineering) and Whitfield Diffie (Stanford Electrical Engineering grad student) discovered and published the concepts of Public Key Cryptography. Photo circa 1977 Chuck Painter | Stanford News Service. #FlashbackFriday

Tech Moves: Avalara hires new CIO and engineering VP: Rivet & Sway taps CEO; etc.

<b>—Avalara</b>, the fast-growing maker of sales tax and compliance automation software, is bolstering its executive ranks with two key hires.<p>The Bainbridge …

Wayne Rooney is staying at Manchester United, Moyes tells Mourinho

David Moyes has told José Mourinho that Wayne Rooney is not for sale after the Chelsea manager said the Manchester United striker was a "player I …

Moyes on Welbeck: "He looks a very good player." http://bit.ly/135z97U