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VMware execs all smiles with great report card, leaving its troubles for another day

VMware (s vmw) CEO Pat Gelsinger sounded as enthusiastic as ever Tuesday as he told analysts how well the company fared in the second quarter and how …

Are these the hottest startups around, or the next billion-dollar exits?

LinkedIn (s lnkd) has released its second-annual ranking of the startups that Silicon Valley engineers most want to work for, and enterprise IT …

How Apple's profits stack up against Google and Microsoft

With Apple's earnings posting today, and Microsoft's and Google's last week, we now have the financial results for three of the largest consumer technology companies in the world. It's safe to say that the second quarter of 2013 has been a tough one for all involved.<p>All three companies disappointed …

Apple Beats In Q3 2013 With $35.3B In Revenue, $6.9B In Profit, $7.47 EPS, But Posts Another YOY Earnings Decline

Apple has just released its fiscal Q3 2013 earnings — it reported $35.3 billion in revenue (slightly up 0.9 percent from $35 billion in the year-ago quarter) along with $6.9 billion in quarterly net profit (down 21.6 percent from $8.8 billion in the year-ago quarter), representing earnings of $7.47 …

Z Vector Takes Live Kinect Feeds To Create Stunning Video Art

This is a bit of a niche product, but it’s still interesting nonetheless.<p>Artist Julius Tuomisto believes that VJs are the next DJs. Just in the same way that a DJ shepherds music lovers through a thoughtful selection of tracks, video artists can guide audiences through live visualizations that …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Great tech-spectations: What's next in tech for 2013

The dog days of summer are here, and with them, a certain ennui seems to have washed over the tech world. But as July becomes August, things will begin to kick into high gear.<p>The big dogs of the tech industry -- Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and a host of others -- know that the all-important …

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A Journey to the Arctic Ice and Into the Human Spirit

We rode for five days over an expanse of sea ice. The horizon was scattered with the memory of winter, and pieces of purple and amber mountains peeked through the eternal white snow. The light descends slowly this time of year and it draws out that delicious final hour of sunset glow upon the …

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Energy-Efficient Home on a Budget: The Urban Green Project in Minnesota

Eric Odor and Chris Meyer from SALA Architects completed the design for a 2,250 square foot sustainable residence in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. …

6 Human-Powered Gadgets To Improve Your Life

We are living in the "Information Age." Nearly every thing we touch is connected with the internet, a never-ending digital warehouse of knowledge, …

What’s the Real Story With Clean Coal?

Coal plant in West Virginia. Photo: euze<p><b>The goal of the Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign is to retire one-third of the nation’s over 500 coal</b> …

World Bank Turns Away From Coal

The World Bank announced last week that is largely turning away from providing funding for coal-fired power plants, except in rare situations where …

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Clean energy options for houses

If solar panels are out of your realm of possibility, you still have alternatives to coal and other fossil fuels.<p>Photo: Alex Yeung/Shutterstock<p>Many …

Urban Trees Fight CO2 Emissions

By Mays Jumah and Stevie Borrello<p>Forest Service scientists and colleagues found that trees play an important role in reducing fine particulate air …

California Is Proof That Energy Efficiency Works

California’s 40 years of remarkable success in using energy efficiency to avoid dirty power generation and save utility customers billions, as …

Energy Efficiency

Disruptive innovation is key for a sustainable economy

Disruptive innovation is in vogue – for good reason. Businesses need to stay ahead in an environment of continual evolution and change.<p>The trends of …

Floating Schools Would Enable Students to Adapt to Flood-Prone Areas in Nigeria

For the community of Makoko of Lagos, Nigeria, life on the water is nothing new. Prone to flooding, residents have dealt with encroaching waters for …

Biggest Virus Yet Found, May Be Fourth Domain of Life?

Pandoraviruses opening up new questions about life as we know it.<p><b>Scientists have found the biggest viruses known, and these pandoraviruses have opened up entirely new questions in science—even suggesting a fourth domain of life, a new study says.</b><p>Each about one micron—a thousandth of a millimeter—in …