Scott Guild

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Column: I was there on 9/11. Now it's a history lesson that I teach

<i>Editor’s Note: Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the United States, which resulted in the deaths of nearly 3,000</i> …

Stocks End Flat, Consumer Shares Lead Ahead of Black Friday

U.S. equity markets were mostly flat on Wednesday as traders looked forward a shortened week bisected by Thursday’s Thanksgiving holiday.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average was 1 point higher, or 0.01% to 17813. The S&P 500 declined a fraction of a point, or 0.01% to 2088, while the Nasdaq Composite …

Whoops! Google claims ‘bug’ was pushing down competitor search results from Yelp and TripAdvisor

Over the weekend, executives from Yelp and TripAdvisor noticed that Google was pushing restaurant, or POI results from its services down in favor of its own. Neither of the popular location information services was particularly pleased to see it happening, but Google claims it was due to a “bug” …

A new approach to public-private partnerships

“Plantain nu eat like rice” — a Caribbean saying roughly translated as “Make do with what is available to you” — applies to the region’s experience …

Migrant crisis: More troubles in Hungary as Austria, Germany near tipping point

<b>(CNN) —</b> A trash-strewn field along the Hungarian-Serbian border served as the latest flashpoint in Europe's migrant crisis Monday as people grew weary of waiting for days in primitive conditions to resume their journey to safety.<p>The question on all their lips: "Why are they treating us like …

North Africa

10 young entrepreneurs who didn’t let age hold them back

There was a time when the phrase ‘young entrepreneurs referred to people like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, who founded Microsoft and Apple respectively at ages 23 and 21. Mark Zuckerberg co-founded Facebook at 19. Following this trend, entrepreneurs are getting younger and younger. So young, in fact, …

Bill Gates

More Than Two Thirds of Americans Are Overweight or Obese

Most Americans are overweight, according to a new study looking at overweight and obesity rates in the United States.<p>In a report published in <i>JAMA</i> …

Diabetes

Banks are skimping on website security

Nearly every major bank is using second-rate security to guard its website.<p>Capital One, JPMorgan Chase, Suntrust, Wells Fargo -- none of them use what's commonly referred to as the "best practice" in the industry when it comes to Web security.<p>The worst offenders are HSBC and TD Bank. Their …

IT security

There’s a giant spot on the sun, and it’s acting weird

By the time the giant spot on the sun rotated into view on October 18, it was already 80,000 miles wide, big enough to fit all of Jupiter, big enough …

The New Flipboard Gets Personal with Over 30,000 Topics to Follow

We’re on a quest to create the world’s best personal magazine, and today’s update—the third generation of Flipboard—builds on our core tenets. The …

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 (Windows, 13-inch) review: A good tablet undone by a cumbersome keyboard - CNET

A good tablet undone by a cumbersome keyboard<p><b>The Good</b> The Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 offers a useful kickstand, great battery life and attractive high-resolution display.<p><b>The Bad</b> Weak magnets and an awkward edge design make the connection between tablet and keyboard dock a tenuous one. The tablet is …

Gear & Gadgets

Fed Ends QE, Perks Up Labor Market Outlook

$0 — that is how much the Federal Reserve will buy in mortgage and treasury bonds next month. As widely anticipated the Federal Open Market Committee announced the end of its multi-year asset purchases Wednesday.<p>In case you haven’t been watching, every month in 2013 the Federal Reserve purchased …

JFK seen vacationing in newly released video

Never-before-seen video has been released featuring President John F. Kennedy vacationing in 1963 with his family and members of his administration just months before he was assassinated. VPC

The One Thing Successful People Never Do

Success comes in all shapes and colours. You can be successful in your job and career but you can equally be successful in your marriage, at sports …

Ford Motor Company

MediaSpark GoVenture Apps

website<p>http://www.mediasparkapps.com/entrepreneur<p>MediaSpark GoVenture Apps<p>Amazing apps for tablets and smartphones

KQED

Web-based tools continue to proliferate, giving teachers more to add to their arsenal, but it can be hard to determine which resources are worth …

Primary Source

Tiles- add websites, Google Documents, RSS feeds, embedd... by Bobby B Lewis

Subscribe to Thinglink Content<p>Once a month we will send 10 best examples of similar interactive media content that has been hand-picked by ThingLink …