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Alison Grimes Will Have to Step It Up to Beat Mitch McConnell

Alison Grimes’s campaign for McConnell’s Senate seat has gotten this far for one reason: she’s not McConnell. Now she needs to say who she is and …

Is Apple in Decline? The Great Debate Continues

After weeks of eager anticipation on Wall Street, Apple released its latest earnings report after the market closed on Tuesday. Between January and March, the company sold 37.4 million iPhones, beating analysts’ estimates of 36.5 million, and it sold 19.5 million iPads, against an expected figure …

Fifth Amendment shields child porn suspect from decrypting hard drives

Judge says forcing man to unlock files would amount to self-incrimination.<p>A federal judge refused to compel a Wisconsin suspect to decrypt the …

Fusion-io puts down $119M to pick up storage maker NexGen and add enterprise adoption

<i>This story was corrected at 6:28 p.m. PT to clarify Fusion-io’s plans for NexGen Storage. Fusion-io will not sell the NexGen appliances, CEO David</i> …

Opscode gains momentum with IBM, Microsoft deals

Opscode’s been on a bit of a roll. The devops fan favorite is the foundation of Amazon(s amzn) Web Services new Opsworks application lifecycle …

Infographic: A Timeline Of The 100 Most Important Cameras Ever Made

Over a century of photographic history on one poster.<p>Time travel back to 1950 with a Best Buy circular and you basically blow minds with every page. Flatscreen TVs? Crazy. Computers? Crazy. Smartphones? Double crazy. And then you get to the cameras, and the fedora-wearing fellow with the I Like Ike …

AT&T launches its internet of things effort and it’s pretty big

AT&T (s t) is finally ready to unveil its home automation and security product, and it’s a pretty big deal. The product is built on AT&T’s …

IT'S OFFICIAL: The Rich Are Getting Richer And Everyone Else Is Getting Hosed

In case you were hoping that America's three-decade-long trend toward extreme wealth inequality was starting to reverse itself, Pew has some bad news for you.<p>Nothing has changed.<p>The rich are still getting richer... and everyone else is still getting hosed.<p>Pew's latest data looked at how American …

Would you like some storage in your storage?

A new type of memory device that will allow for much greater miniaturization and efficiency than current RAM has proved to have a surprising …

George W. Bush Didn't Keep Americans Safe Before or After 9/11

There were other terrorist attacks perpetrated on American soil, and thousands of Americans killed in the war of choice he incompetently waged.<p>Reuters<p>The Boston bombing attack and George W. Bush's return to the headlines have given new prominence to the old talking point that, whatever else you …

A redesigned mid-century apartment in Seattle

Located in Seattle, Washington, this apartment has been recently redesigned and it now has a very charming and beautiful interior. It was a project …

Interior Design

This is what a DDoS attack looks like

By now, almost everyone has at least heard or seen the term DDoS. Unless you’re fairly geeky, however, you might not know what a distributed …

How do two-factor logins improve security?

SOMEBODY hijacked the official Twitter account of the Associated Press (@AP) on April 23rd, and then posted a tweet falsely claiming that Barack …

Generation jobless

HELDER PEREIRA is a young man with no work and few prospects: a 21-year-old who failed to graduate from high school and lost his job on a building …

What NOT To Do When Decluttering Your Home

Do you need the help of an organizing professional...without the professional price? We asked Washington DC's organizing and de-cluttering guru …

Worst Congress money can buy

<b>Mitch McConnell (Reuters/Jim Young)</b><p>Failed gun control legislation and a fertilizer plant explosion reveal how poisoned by big money our government is<p>Bill Moyers • Michael Winship<p>April 26, 2013 8:05pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on BillMoyers.com.<p>If you want to see why the public approval …

Lawmakers seek to strip medical board of investigative powers

The Medical Board of California would be stripped of its power to investigate physician misconduct under a sweeping reform plan by legislators who say the agency has struggled to hold problem doctors accountable.<p>The medical board has come under fire for failing to discipline doctors accused of …

Zagat

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

3 Spring Detox Foods: Guest Blogger

<i>Multi-talented health coach, cookbook writer, wellness speaker, and founder of Walker Well-Being, Tammy Walker is all about making long-term healthy choices. It can be incredibly difficult to make positive food choices all day long (our sweet tooth tends to go into overdrive come 3P.M.), so this week Tammy is lending a hand and sharing her favorite healthy lifestyle tips on our blog.</i><p>Along with open-toe shoes, daylight savings, and pastel nails, a light detox is one of my favorite signs of …

Meet Mr. Money Mustache, the man who retired at 30

Waste not. That’s the big message from a Colorado blogger known to hundreds of thousands of devotees as Mr. Money Mustache. Even if you have no intention of retiring soon, here are nine suggestions for how you can gain control of your finances.<p>Waste not. That’s the big message from a Colorado …

Hard currency talk

SCOTS prize their Scottish pound notes printed by their own banks. So much so, indeed, that Alex Salmond, the Scottish National Party (SNP) first …

Everything Is Rigged: The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever

Conspiracy theorists of the world, believers in the hidden hands of the Rothschilds and the Masons and the Illuminati, we skeptics owe you an …

Nine of California’s top 20 public high schools are in the Bay Area

Nine of the 20 best public high schools in California are in the Bay Area, according to U.S. News & World Report.<p>The online news magazine released its list of 2013 U.S. public high school rankings this week as well as rankings by state.<p>Pacific Collegiate School, a charter school in Santa Cruz (a …

IRS 2013 and 2014 Tax Tables (Federal Income Tax Rates)

The following article contains information about the federal income tax rates for 2011, 2012, and 2013. Use 2013 rates to prepare and file your 2013 …

Income Tax

Big Data in Need of Analytic Rigor by Journalists - Global Investigative Journalism Network

<i>Kate Crawford, a visiting professor at the MIT Center for Civic Media and a principal researcher at Microsoft Research, recently warned about failing</i> …

Buy Signal: Facebook Widens Data Targeting

Gunning to win more advertising dollars, Facebook Inc. is using new ways to cull personal information from outside the social network and match it with data submitted by its billion-plus users.<p>The efforts are winning over advertisers such as General Motors Co. and Neiman Marcus Group Inc. but are …

General Motors

Nike, Starbucks: Betting against climate scientists is ‘false hope’

The declaration, organized by the sustainable business and investment group Ceres, broadly makes the case that policymakers should take bolder action …