Sam Chagani

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How One Chinese City Is Using Cloud Computing To Modernize A Busy Port

The ancient city of Ningbo, home to one of the busiest ports in the world, needed to update its antiquated and inefficient logistical systems. Working with IBM, the city is developing a Smart Logistics Center to streamline the port’s entire supply chain and allow the 5,000 logistics companies in …

4 million to pay $4 billion in Obamacare fines, feds say - Health Exchange - MarketWatch

By Russ Britt<p>About 4 million people will be paying $4 billion in penalties for not getting health insurance by 2016, and that figure will grow to $5 …

What Android and iOS Can Learn From Each Other

Patent fights and marketing hype aside, each of the two leading smartphone operating systems has some key features the other would do well to adopt -- for the benefit of consumers.<p>Yet another patent trial pitting Apple against Samsung, the biggest maker of Google’s Android phones, has come and …

Decoding the Apple-Samsung patent dispute

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apple and Samsung are suing each other in courts and trade offices around the world, each making claims that the other copied …

US man freed after being sent to jail 13 years late

<b>A US man, who authorities forgot to send to prison for 13 years, has been released after 10 months behind bars.</b><p>Cornealious "Mike" Anderson was sentenced in 2000 for armed robbery but only sent to prison in July last year.<p>In that time he got married twice, had children and started several businesses.<p>…

Armed Robbery

Wisconsin becomes first state to restrict parents from giving up adopted kids

Wisconsin has become the first state in the nation to pass legislation cracking down on parents who try to give away their adopted kids.<p>On Wednesday, Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill that would bar adoptive parents from finding a new home for their children without court permission. The legislation …

Apple has all the ingredients to cook up a massive mobile payment system, Morgan Stanley says

Apple may be gearing up to build its own proprietary mobile payment system.<p>That’s according to a study titled “Mobile Payments — Blue Paper Revisit, EMV in Focus” from Morgan Stanley’s Research group in Europe. The study was obtained by VentureBeat exclusively.<p>Morgan Stanley’s PR team did not …

Yes, Netflix And Hulu Are Starting To Kill Cable

Cable companies, you've been put on notice.<p>Cord cutting -- ditching your steep monthly cable or satellite bill and instead watching video online -- is on the rise, according to a new report from Experian Marketing Services.<p>In fact, some young adults may never even pay for cable TV in their …

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford launches re-election bid

<b>Toronto's embattled mayor kicked off his re-election campaign at an event his brother and campaign aide called "history in the making".</b><p>Rob Ford thanked his supporters at the Toronto Congress Centre on Thursday, the venue where he also celebrated his mayoral win in 2010.<p>Mr Ford has been stripped of …

Elections

What to expect from Amazon’s TV streaming device

Amazon (S AMZN) is set to announce its Roku and Apple (S AAPL) TV competitor at a press event in New York Wednesday. The company has successfully …

Netflix deploys Frank Underwood

April 01, 2014 | 5:31 AM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2014/04/01/tech/netflix-deploys-frank-underwood/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2014/04/01/tech/netflix-deploys-frank-underwood/popout" …

Vulnerable Dems still wary of ACA

After 7 million people signed up for Obamacare, an unexpectedly sunny end to a dreary enrollment process, Democrats outlined plans Tuesday to step up attacks on Republicans for wanting to repeal the health care law.<p>But while Obama administration officials popped champagne to celebrate the …

Foreign Policy Reemerging With a Vengeance in 2016

Take a look at Amer­ic­an pub­lic opin­ion on for­eign policy, and it’s clear that the Amer­ic­an in­stinct is to avoid in­volve­ment in over­seas …

Foreign Policy

Speed up Chrome for Android with this simple tweak

Chrome for Android is one of the fastest and most feature-rich browsers for Android. But a persistent problem has ruined Google’s mobile browser for many users – janky scrolling. Especially since Google replaced the AOSP Browser with Chrome as the default browser on new Android devices, people have …

Apps

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Why The Microsoft Surface Just Died Last Week

Would I purchase the Microsoft Surface? Not anymore. And I’m not sure that you should either.<p>I’m looking for a new laptop and the Surface has been one of the top contenders. I like it a lot. And although a slow seller for Microsoft it’s been gaining in popularity and many reviewers have given it …

Walker goes broad on foreign policy

LAS VEGAS – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in a Saturday morning speech to the Republican Jewish Coalition offered broad, but vague support for a muscular foreign policy and support for Israel, stopping short of the level of specificity craved by his audience.<p>The speech, to a gathering of influential …

Samsung’s entire leadership team is paid less than individual executives at Google, Apple

The top leadership team at Samsung, made up of its three co-CEOs and CFO, makes $30.6 million combined, the Sowan, Korea-based company revealed at its annual shareholder meeting. That’s less than some individual executives make at American tech companies such as Google and Apple.<p>Google chairman …

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Breakthrough On Jobless Benefits May Lead To Blind Alley

The bipartisan agreement in the Senate over a five-month extension of federal unemployment insurance for the long-term jobless may seem like a breakthrough.<p>But for Sister Marge Clark, senior lobbyist for NETWORK — a national Catholic social justice lobby that welcomes the news, the fact that the …

Indian Diplomat Is Indicted, Again

The Indian diplomat whose arrest in New York City ignited a diplomatic row was re-indicted Friday, two days after a judge dismissed the case citing …