Robert Naffziger

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Marching for King's dream: 'The task is not done'

Tens of thousands of people marched to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, commemorating the 50th anniversary of King's famous speech and pledging that his dream includes equality for gays, Latinos, the poor and the disabled.<p>The event was an homage to a …

A Gaming Ultrabook Grudge Match -- Razer Blade Pro Versus MSI GS70 STEALTH

The next-gen marriage of Intel‘s Haswell CPUs and NVIDIA’s GTX 765M mobile graphics card in tandem with some genius design chops has created an entirely new class of product: the gaming ultrabook. In the 17″ class, Razer’s Blade Pro signaled a bold shift away from bulky 2-inch tall monsters, …

Can Google build its own ‘Nexus car’ without the help of automakers?

Google(s goog) is weighing building its own line of self-driving cars independent of the automakers, according to new report by Amir Efrati on …

Pick Your (Leaked) iPhone Colors, Three For The 5S And Five For The 5C

Sonny Dickson, an iOS developer from Melbourne, Australia, has had quite a week’s worth of iPhone photo leaks. Dickson modestly (ahem!) describes himself as, “the go-to source for apple news thanks to his many sources and developer skills allowing him to find hidden information in the codes of beta …

Xiaomi’s Bigger Than BlackBerry

Xiaomi co-founder and president Bin Lin shows off one of the company’s smartphones at D: Dive Into Mobile<p>For such a small company, China’s Xiaomi …

Mobile

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C: all the news and rumors

It might not be the iPhone 6, but Apple could have some surprises this year<p>Apple’s next iPhone is approaching fast. A new phone is all but certain to be revealed at Apple's September 10th event, and there have been hints that a big surprise may be in store: since as far back as January, rumblings …

Rush Limbaugh

Even Reuters is now admitting that Obama is causing employers to only hire part-time workers. Now, Reuters had to blame the faltering US economy …

Rush Limbaugh

I don't know if the jury ruled whether it was "workplace violence" or terrorism, but the Fort Hood shooter has been found guilty on all counts. …

March on Washington: 'Their March Is Now Our March'

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, civil-rights leaders and elected officials gathered the site of the original event to …

GOP’s lame impeachment secret: A story of manipulation

<b>Newt Gingrich, Ted Cruz (Jeff Malet, maletphoto.com/Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>Republican politicians are terrified of right-wing lunatics. Here’s what’s really behind the dumb impeachment fever<p>Jonathan Bernstein<p>August 24, 2013 10:30am (UTC)<p>It’s becoming a ritual of the congressional recess for …

No, Sequestration Did Not Destroy D.C. Tourism

When Con­gress failed to stop the se­quester in the spring, Wash­ing­ton braced it­self for a ter­rible sum­mer.<p>The White House can­celed tours. The …

Museums

Before money ran the capital

<b>(Chensiyuan)</b><p>The growing number of extravagantly paid ex-Congress members and staffers have transformed D.C. since Nixon<p>Michael Winship<p>August 24, 2013 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on BillMoyers.com<p>In the wake of all the talk surrounding Mark Leibovich’s controversial book about …

Ready for the future of TV? Too bad the industry is still just talking

Judging from some of the headlines of the last couple of days, it looks like the future of television is just around the corner.<p>First, news broke …

Google Glass Isn’t Coming To Best Buy Next Year, And It Won’t Cost $299

Even though Google Glass is out in the wild and on the heads of around 10,000 people, there are still plenty of questions about it. For a long time now, we’ve heard that Glass would retail for $299. And earlier this week, unofficial Glass evangelist Robert Scoble put a bit more oil on the fire when …

Digital divide hits drive-in movie business

The cost of upgrading to digital projectors may be more than many mom-and-pop owned drive-in theaters can afford.<p>DES MOINES, Iowa -- One of these days, movie distributors will stop shipping out reels of 35-millimeter film. And when they do, hundreds of drive-in theaters will finally have to upgrade …

The Week Ahead: A Contrary Bet For 2014

It was a rough week for the exchanges as the three-hour halt in Nasdaq trading on Thursday was unprecedented. There was no comment from the Nasdaq until well after the close. On Friday, their response also seemed to be lacking, looks like they must be using the same damage control experts as …

In wake of intern's death, Bank of America reviews hours

LONDON - Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday it was reviewing the working conditions for junior employees after the death of an intern employed at its London offices raised concerns about the long-hours culture of the world's top banks.<p>Moritz Erhardt, a 21-year-old German student, was …

Another delay for U.S. decision on Keystone

A decision on the controversial and much-delayed oil sands pipeline to the U.S. Gulf Coast could be pushed into 2014 as a U.S. watchdog examines whether contracts tied to the Keystone XL review process were wrongfully awarded and regulatory safeguards fully adopted.<p>The U.S. State Department's …