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The Most Important Thing To Know About Your 401(k)

If you’re one of the 51 million Americans putting money into a 401(k) or have a plan from a previous job, here’s a question: How much would it provide in monthly income when you retire?<p>I bet you don’t have a clue.<p>But you really should know the answer — and in a bit I’ll show you how to determine it.<p>…

Applied Materials aims to speed new generation of chip processing

New advances in chip making will make your eyes glaze over. But Applied Materials announced a couple of new products today that mean you’ll be able to get your hands on the next-generation of smartphones and computers faster than you otherwise would.<p>One of the products will enable the company, …

Samsung Said To Launch Four Versions Of The Galaxy Note III By The End Of The Year

Talk about trying to cover bases. Korean news outlet ETNews reports that Samsung’s Galaxy Note III isn’t going to be an only child when it launches later this year — instead, it will be joined by up to three siblings that will apparently debut at the same time.<p>The Google translation makes it bit …

Netflix Is Making Both Cable and Internet Television Better

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Not only is Netflix creating compelling original content worth watching on its streaming service, …

If you can’t beat ’em, support ’em: Garmin launches a smartphone HUD for cars

Facing the rise of smartphones that can take the place of dedicated navigation systems, Garmin’s(s grmn) got a new device: and this one works <i>with</i> …

Aiming for “Functional Coherence,” Mulling a Different P&L and With Advice From Ford CEO, Microsoft Restructuring Set for Thursday

According to numerous sources close to the situation, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is poised to unveil his plan to drastically restructure the tech …

6 years after the iPhone launched, just 4 big carriers are left standing

<i>Jon Metzler is president of San Francisco consultancy Blue Field Strategies.</i><p>It’s amazing to think it’s been just six years and seven versions since the iPhone launched in June, 2007.<p>A lot has changed in those six years, and perhaps one of the most significant changes has been wireless carrier …

Twitter for iOS Gets Cross-Platform Read State for Direct Messages

Twitter today updated its social network apps with a synced “read” status for direct messages, and also bundled in a decent spread of other new features. The first to receive the new additions were the iOS and Mac apps; you can download the new versions now directly from Apple’s App Store and Mac …

More Nokia Lumia 1020 Hardware And Camera Details Surface Ahead Of Official Launch

In case you’re somehow immune to all of Nokia’s incessant teasing, the company’s going to unveil a shiny new smartphone on Thursday in hopes that a tremendous camera will endear the thing to the masses.<p>The folks at WPCentral got their collective hands on a new render of the forthcoming flagship — …

EMC says Aveksa will tighten up ID management

If you think it’s a dull day on the M&A front, wait a second and EMC(s emc) (or Oracle(s orcl) or IBM(s ibm) will buy something. Today, it’s EMC’s …

Digitimes: iPad 5 on for September while Apple still considers Retina iPad mini with even slimmer bezel

In a new report, the hit-or-miss <i>Digitimes</i> shares some very unsurprising details about the next full-sized iPad: a slimmer bezel design and a single LED light tube to power the display. Back in January, we posted photos of shells for the next full-sized iPad, making claims of a slimmer, iPad-mini …