Eric Shotwell

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FAA committee thinks smartphone and tablet use should be allowed during takeoff and landing

Recall that silent rage you get when you're told to switch of your Kindle, iPod or laptop for take-off and landing, even when there's <i>nothing</i> wireless going on. Well, the FAA could be approaching a change in the rules. A 28-member committee, created by the Federal Aviation Administration itself, has …

'Liking' something on Facebook is now protected by the First Amendment

As a nonprofit news organization, what matters to us is the same thing that matters to you: being a source for trustworthy, independent news that makes people smarter about business and the economy. So if Marketplace has helped you understand the economy better, make more informed financial …

Radio Industry

Five tips for the new Camera app on iOS 7

There isn't a single app or screen left unchanged in iOS 7, and the Camera app is no exception. From the way you navigate through the app, to the new option to use live filters when framing a shot -- the entire app has been redone. We've rounded up five new features in the Camera app to help you …

iOS

Seth's Blog

Perfect doesn't mean flawless. Perfect means it does exactly what I need it to do. A vacation can be perfect even if the nuts on the plane weren't …

Seth's Blog

In the long run, there are only two sustainable positions--you sell <i>less for less</i> or you sell <i>more for more.</i><p>It's tempting to think that you can pull a …

Hearst Magazines

Hearst Magazines

FitNotes Tracks Your Workouts, Alerts You When You Hit Your Goals

Android: Exercise accessories like the Nike+ Fuelband and the FitBit are all the rage right now, but if you don't own one, you can still use your …

Exercise

Every Recurring Joke On the New Season of “Arrested Development,” In Chart Form

Anticipation for the new season of <i>Arrested Development</i> brought on a hurricane of hype, which blazed a wide trail through the Internet. It was only appropriate, though, considering how much public appetite for the show had grown since it went off the air seven years earlier. By now, the most ardent …

Best Summer Books And Their Corresponding Drinks

<i>Originally posted on Kirkus:</i><p>We don’t condone drinking while reading, no sir. Or at least not when our reviewers are reading. Summer, a good book, alcohol: They go together well. Here’s our guide to books that won’t disappoint and what you might want to imbibe while reading them.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Hottest …

How FuelBand fuels Nike's bold tech ambitions

BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Earlier this month, Phil Black bounded onto the stage at the Tiger Woods Center at Nike's world headquarters here, dropped to ground, and pumped out a handful of perfectly executed pushups with the precision of a former Navy Seal instructor, which Black is.<p>And then, with a …

Wearable Tech

Onnit Academy

Military Discount<p>In thanks to our military service men and women, we're extending a <b>15% discount</b> on all products purchased at Onnit.com.<p>Anyone …

Customer Service

Exercise Frequency May Not Matter As Long As You Work Out 150 Minutes A Week, Study Finds

When it comes to lowering your risk for metabolic syndrome, as long as you get your recommended amount of exercise in each week, it may not really matter how you space apart your workout time, according to a new study.<p>Researchers from Queen's University in Ontario, Canada, found that exercising for …

Meet Cody, The Casual Fitness Coach And Social Discovery Tool For Everyone Else

Today, there’s a long list of apps and services that sit at the intersection of fitness and mobile technology and leverage everything from social dynamics and behavioral economics to Quanitifed Self-inspired tracking to motivate us to be more active and drop a few pounds. There’s Lift, Nike+, …

5 Ways to Spice Up Your Nike+ Experience

Chroma<p>FitCause<p>GoRecess<p>Nextstep.io<p>Totem<p>Nike showcased its first class of entrepreneurs looking to expand the capabilities of its Nike+ platform, at a …

Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe

<i>Updated 7/16/2013 – See Original Here</i><p>Once at a picnic, I saw mathematicians crowding around the last game I would have expected: Tic-tac-toe.<p>As you …