Tim Goree

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Aereo Is Shaking TV Networks--All the Way to the Supreme Court

In its three-year lifespan, Aereo has angered all the major TV networks, major-league sports, and the government. Here's a portrait of the scrappy company--and its audacious CEO--that could change American television as we know it.<p>Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia peels the wrapper from a piece of nicotine …

Episode 4: Talking Aliens with the Director of EdTech for the USA in Miami

My intro to my staff regarding a departmental culture that we can rally around as we grow. Everyone's a CTO! http://t.co/C6662kngTy

UC Davis Will Offer Classes Dedicated To The Science Of Coffee

Coffee is the lifeblood that powers much of the modern workforce. It keeps our brains lubricated and is generally considered good for our health when consumed within reason.<p>And yet, we still understand relatively little about the science behind it–its chemical composition, how it metabolizes in the …

Week 3: Sheldon Academy Rocks the Problem O' Da' Month

Priceless article from @RHSMUSTANGS newspaper! I just offered an interview to the writer if she would be on my vlog. http://t.co/YzvBUEYumf

Beware online "filter bubbles" | Eli Pariser

What if: Apple 'iAnywhere' would turn iOS devices into computers

Apple's next big thing could be a combination Mac OS-iOS platform that would let iDevices function as full-blown computers. At least, that's the latest forecast from the folks at JP Morgan.<p>In an investors note released Wednesday, analyst Mark Moskowitz said that Apple may be hit by a weaker …

With Chromebooks A Success, Google Adds Focus On Chromeboxes

When you think ChromeOS, chances are the first thing that comes to mind are Chromebooks. Since 2012, though, Google and its hardware partners have also been quietly selling its Chromeboxes, the desktop equivalents of the ChromeOS laptops. Now that Chromebooks seem to have found their place, with …

It’s official: Apple sells more computers than all Windows PCs combined

Apple’s Mac desktops and laptops may still count for a fraction of the global market for PCs, but when you tally up all the computers (iPhones, iPads, etc.) on which people actually get things done, the number of computers sold by Apple exceeds the number of Windows-based PCs shipped worldwide in …

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LOOK: Hilarious Secret Message Hidden in High School Student’s Physics Essay

A high school student managed to “rickroll” his physics teacher, cleverly inserting the lyrics of Rick Astley’s ’80s hit “Never Gonna Give You Up” and lining the words up perfectly.<p>Even more impressive, the essay on scientist Niels Bohr actually makes perfect sense. It’s hard enough to write a …

Researchers Are Totes Studying How Ppl Shorten Words On Twitter

Credit: Mean Girls, NPR<p>Shortening words, swapping them out, giving them different meanings — that's not new. Remember in <i>Mean Girls</i> when the queen bee character, Regina George, berated one of her underlings for trying to make the word "fetch" catch on?<p>Women lead the adoption of clipped words. In …

The Degree Is Doomed

The credential — the degree or certificate — has long been the quintessential value proposition of higher education. Americans have embraced degrees …

Jerry Brown still 'haunted' by high school final exam

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Gov. Jerry Brown blasted the notion of government-imposed standards for public schools, saying he opposed efforts from Washington and Sacramento to dictate education policy.<p>Using "data on a national or state level I think misses the point -- that learning is very …

No Resume, No Cover Letter — Instagram Scored the Job

<b>Clark Walker didn't want to be a doctor</b>. He thought he did — at least, for a while. But by the time his fourth year as a pre-med student at Utah …

Don't Wrap Your MacBook's Cable Around the Power Brick

The Internet got super excited this past week after a photo of a MacBook brick with both cables wrapped around it emerged. It's a nice, compact way …

When free collides with powerful | Seth's Blog

One of the lessons that Microsoft taught Apple and Google is that ubiquity can be incredibly profitable.<p>By changing file formats, Microsoft forces …

Exclusive video: Steve Ballmer's intense, tearful goodbye to Microsoft

Outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has always been a speaker and performer like no other — his absolute enthusiasm for his company is electric in person, turning ordinary corporate events into raw displays of emotion that are often criticized but never forgotten.<p>That energy was on full display …