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5 industries that are hurting America

In these cases, corporate America no longer sees itself as owing anything to this country<p>There are more than five ways, of course. There are numerous <i>product</i> ripoffs, as described in a recent article byLynn Stuart Parramore, who identified textbooks and bottled water and print cartridges as a few of …

Google is preparing for screenless computers

The spread of computing to every corner of our physical world doesn’t just mean a proliferation of screens large and small—it also means we’ll soon come to rely on mobile computers with no screens at all. “It’s now so inexpensive to have a powerful computing device in my car or lapel, that if you …

Artificial Intelligence

Associated Press News

Disney Is Not a Movie Company; It's a Television Company

Thank God. The movie business is awful. Just look at "The Lone Ranger."<p>So, "The Lone Ranger" was a disaster. That much we know.<p>In its extended holiday weekend opening, the $225 million (!!!) film took in barely a fifth of its budget at the box office. Analysts are now projecting a write-down for …

If you can’t beat ’em, support ’em: Garmin launches a smartphone HUD for cars

Facing the rise of smartphones that can take the place of dedicated navigation systems, Garmin’s(s grmn) got a new device: and this one works <i>with</i> …

This is the 'worst restaurant meal in America,' according to health group

The Center for Science in the Public Interest has named the "worst restaurant meal in America" -- they say it's Long John Silver's Big Catch, a $4.99 plate featuring a 7-8 ounce piece of fried haddock, hush puppies and the choice of a side. (The version CSPI tested had onion rings as the side.)<p>The …

Nutrition

Federal Reserve approves possibly game-changing international banking rules

Today, the US Federal Reserve approved a final rule instituting the Basel III financial accords, a global agreement meant to make sure banks are better prepared to weather financial shocks. The rules, drawn up in 2010 and modified since, are supposed to be the strictest global financial rules …

Federal Reserve