Keith Elfstrom

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Book excerpt: How the Best Angel Investors Make Money in Startups

<i>[Editor’s Note: Seattle-based author</i> <i>Josh Maher</i> <i>shares an excerpt from his newly released book,</i> <i>Startup Wealth: How the Best Angel Investors Make Money</i> …

6 PC Gaming Alternatives to Steam

PC Gamers have more options than ever.<p>Valve may have a very steady grip on the digital distribution market, but that doesn't mean Steam should be …

NVIDIA announces Titan Z: a $3,000 graphics computing powerhouse

Thought that NVIDIA's Titan Black was as good as it gets in the GPU world? You were mistaken. Meet the GeForce GTX Titan Z (seen in all its glory after the break), NVIDIA's latest graphical behemoth announced by CEO Jen-Hsun Huang today at NVIDIA's 2014 GPU Technology Conference. The Z packs dual …

How Nvidia's Shield Just Became The Best Handheld Gaming Console Available

Nvidia's Shield doesn’t receive a fraction of the hype and fanfare normally associated with established handhelds from Sony and Nintendo. It may not even have the mindshare that niche devices like the Wikipad or Razer Edge have. That needs to change immediately, because Shield is poised to become …

Our Universe Just May Exist In A Multiverse After All, Cosmic Inflation Discovery Suggests

The first direct evidence of cosmic inflation — a period of rapid expansion that occurred a fraction of a second after the Big Bang — also supports the idea that our universe is just one of many out there, some researchers say.<p>On Monday (March 17), scientists announced new findings that mark the …

Tesla CEO: Acquisition By Apple Is 'Very Unlikely'

Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants the world know that Apple will not be acquiring the company anytime soon.<p>In an interview with Bloomberg Television, Musk confirmed that Tesla will remain an independent company -- at least for now. He told the outlet:<p>If there was a scenario where it seemed like it would be …

Wenger focused on beating Napoli

Arsene Wenger has said Arsenal cannot put in an "average performance" against Napoli in Wednesday’s Champions League Group F decider.<p>• <b>Mangan: Wenger</b> …

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain inspired by team-mates to remain focused on recovery from knee ligament injury

Young England winger has found the form of team-mate Aaron Ramsey and the rest of his Arsenal team-mates 'really inspirational' as he fights his way back to fitness<p>As they sat in central London traffic on Friday afternoon, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Arsène Wenger passed the time by discussing the …

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Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger calls for introduction of 'ethics committee' to ease big-game fixture congestion

Arsène Wenger feels English teams are forced to play too many big games over short periods<p>Arsène Wenger has called for the Premier League to set up an “ethics committee” to protect clubs from playing too many big games over short periods.<p>The <b>Arsenal</b> manager’s plea comes as his team embark upon a …

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Toure hails 'unbelievable' Nasri

Yaya Toure hailed Samir Nasri as an “unbelievable” player who is having an “amazing” season.<p>And the Manchester City midfielder praised manager Manuel …

Lionel Messi's improbable progression from struggling youngster to world super star

Exclusive: in his new book Guillem Balague charts Lionel Messi’s difficult journey from a small boy in Rosario to a big star in Barcelona.<p><b>Leo Messi</b> will watch the <b>World Cup</b> draw unfold this week from his home in Argentina, recovering from a muscle injury that has appeared when it seemed nothing …

Premier League digest: Talking points, tactics and total football as Arsenal stay on their winning run

In our weekly column, Kristian Walsh looks at the importance of ambidexterity, hails Everton as the loan rangers and has some advice for Andre Villas-Boas to keep out of the spotlight<p><b>1. Ambidexterity the key to Arsenal's season</b><p>If the greatest trick the devil ever played was convincing the world …

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Michael Owen: I can see why sportsmen crack under pressure

Elite athletes must have a dual personality to cope with pressure under and away from the spotlight.<p>At the peak of my career, I felt I lived two lives to deal with the psychological demands of being a top-level sportsman.<p>There was Michael Owen the professional footballer, dealing with the highs, …

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Answers to All the Tech Questions Your Family Will Ask You This Holiday

Maybe it's your mom and/or dad. Maybe it's a sibling or a grandparent. Or maybe it's just that one friend who still uses a Motorola Razr from the …

Samsung updating Galaxy Gear this week with enhanced notifications and gestures (updated)

When we reviewed the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch, we were concerned about the lack of third-party notification support. If we received a notification from any app that wasn't officially made by Samsung, we wouldn't actually get to read it on the watch; instead, we'd get alerted to the fact that …

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas coming to Android, iOS and Windows Phone in December

If <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> left you eager to spend more time in Los Santos, you'll be glad to hear that Rockstar Games is porting <i>Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas</i> to mobile devices. Android, iOS and Windows Phone users will get to relive Carl Johnson's early '90s gangster saga this December, with more …

Pirate Bay Founder Prosecuted In Russian Court

A Moscow court is going after Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm for breaking Russia’s latest high-stakes copyright law<p>Business daily <i>Kommersant</i> reported on Tuesday that Svartholm is accused of illegal file sharing of Russian film Stalingrad and two shows, Interns and Univer. They were also …

Sizing New Markets -- Five Solutions and Four Traps

Imagine the “Wow!” when someone first sees a flexible display screen. Tablet computers that can roll up into tiny scrolls, a comfortable “smart watch” – the potential applications abound. It is no surprise that Samsung and LG are rushing to monetize their current positions as the only companies …

Apple's PrimeSense buy: It's all about the maps

Apple reportedly is keen on improving its mapping technology with PrimeSense, rather than going after motion technology.<p>Apple's recent decision to acquire PrimeSense, the company behind Microsoft's motion-detecting Kinect game console, had little to do with motion and a lot more to do with mapping, …

Wayne Rooney, Samir Nasri and Luis Suarez braced for exits: What do the 2014 calendars say about your club?

Ben Bloom takes a look at the 2014 football calendars to find out what they reveal for your club in the coming year<p><b>Manchester United</b> are prepared for Wayne Rooney to leave next summer, Samir Nasri has no future at <b>Manchester City</b> and <b>Everton's</b> No 1 striker is Apostolos Vellios.<p>Top-flight clubs may …

Kick Off: Jermain Defoe, Alberto Gilardino linked to Toronto FC for 2014

Here are the top 15 soccer stories we’re following today.<p><b>1. LATEST RUMORS FROM TORONTO FC</b><p>Remember when news out of Toronto last week indicated that …