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5 Ways to Make Teaching Fractions WAY Easier

Every year around this time, I hear the same chorus in the hallways: “My kids just aren’t getting it! Teaching fractions is so hard!” While fractions …

Kids

The Texas Instruments 99/4: World’s First 16-Bit Computer

How a desire for corporate synergy gave rise to the “embarrassing” TI 99/4 Photo: Alamy <b>In the late 1970s,</b> personal computers were starting to take …

Personal Computers

The 27 best tech CEOs, according to employees

The tech industry is wringing its hands these days now that one exposé after another has revealed some pretty awful working conditions at a number of high-flying tech companies.<p>But there's another side to the story. There are still lots of places where employees love their jobs, love their …

Silicon Valley

Micron Earnings Preview: Likely A Good Quarter, But Longer-Term Economics Of Business Unchanged

Fiscal Q3 guidance was pretty strong last March, but the stock is only up slightly since.<p>The long-term economics and returns of the memory business …

Business

The Power Of Hidden Tech

Though it's easy to forget, there's an enormous number of lesser-known tech players that are helping to enable the amazing tech-driven advances that …

Nasdaq

Texas Instruments Is A Good Buy Under $75

The company's products have long lifecycles, which keeps their capex at 4% of revenue.<p>The fair value estimate is about $75, based on modest growth …

Stocks

Texas Instruments Sees "A Lot Of Opportunities" In China

Texas Instruments, one of the world’s semiconductor makers, sees solid growth prospects in China owing to its strengths some of the country’s largest markets, including autos, industrial goods and personal electronics, the company’s top China executive said in an interview with Forbes China.<p>“We …

Business

Will Online Tools Make Texas Instruments' Graphing Calculators Obsolete?

Startup company Desmos is taking on Texas Instruments with its free, web-based calculator, which is attracting the attention of teachers and test …

Education

Optoma UHD60 4K Adjustable Projector

Get cinema-quality images in the comfort of your home with the Optoma UHD60 4K Adjustable Projector. Using an all-new 4K UHD DLP chip from Texas …

Afternoon tumble for tech led by FAAMG, chips

Stock Markets27 minutes ago (Jun 09, 2017 01:51PM ET)<p>Saved. See Saved Items.<p>This article has already been saved in your Saved Items<p>© Reuters. …

Stock Markets

iMac Intel 21.5" Retina 4K Display 2017 Teardown

Teardown of the 21.5" Retina 4K iMac on June 8, 2017.

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BlackBerry: Let's Start Talking About Autonomous Driving, Please!

BlackBerry’s Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Centre is developing QNX as the de facto autonomous drive OS.<p>BlackBerry is partnered with Nvidia for …

Disruption

Schumpeter: Tech firms hoard huge cash piles

SchumpeterTech firms hoard huge cash piles<p>Their excuses for doing so don’t add up<p>print-edition iconPrint edition | Business<p>Jun 3rd 2017<p>TAKE a moment …

Economics

Optoma cuts home theater setup costs with a budget-friendly UHD projector

Though big screen Ultra High Definition televisions can offer premium quality viewing, there's nothing quite like a projector for an authentic cinema …

Home Theater

Texas Instruments: Automotive Investment Play

Texas Instruments' revenue increased 13% YoY in Q1 2017.<p>One of the main profit drivers is the automotive segment.<p>Texas Instruments' new product …

Stocks

You'll Love the new Skype Update if you Love Snapchat

Add Skype to the list of products adding Snapchat-like updates this year. At this rate, by the end of 2017 your Texas Instruments calculator will …

Hollywood

Markets Right Now: Banks lead US indexes slightly lower

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):<p>4:00 p.m.<p>Stocks closed modestly lower on Wall Street for the second day running, led by declines in banks as investors worry how their trading businesses are doing.<p>Top executives from JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America said Wednesday …

Business

Markets Right Now: Banks lead US indexes slightly lower

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):<p>4:00 p.m.<p>Stocks closed modestly lower on Wall Street for the second day running, led by declines in banks as investors worry how their trading businesses are doing.<p>Top executives from JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America said Wednesday …

Markets

Comparing Deep Learning Frameworks

Bio<p>Jeffrey Shomaker is Founder of 21 SP, Inc., a start-up working on genetic-based medicine software. Before that, he held business positions (eg, …

Machine Learning

The 30 highest-paid CEOs in tech

While media companies dominate the list of top paid CEOs, leaders of tech companies aren't far behind.<p>Combined, the top 30 CEOs in tech made $662 million in 2016, according to a new report out from Equilar, an executive compensation data firm, in partnership with the New York Times.<p>The study only …

Thomson Reuters

In town that patent trolls built, Supreme Court ruling is big news

By Joe Nocera, (c) 2017, Bloomberg View<p>“Do you know about the recent Supreme Court patent decision?” I asked Shawne Somerford, the proprietor of Blue …

Law

The Town That Trolls Built

The Supreme Court ruled that patent holders can no longer choose where to file infringement suits. That's bad news for Marshall, Texas.<p>"Do you know about the recent Supreme Court patent decision?" I asked Shawne Somerford, the proprietor of Blue Frog Restaurant and Catering in Marshall, Texas. She …

Patents

The 22 most liked CEOs in tech

Who are the most-liked CEOs? And how do the heads of tech companies stack up against their non-tech peers?<p>A company called Owler set out to find out. So the company, which is sort of like a cross between Glassdoor, PitchBook, Alexa and your favorite news feed, surveyed its 1 million active users. …

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Why You Shouldn't Bet Against Texas Instruments (TXN) Stock

• 0<p>Build the story, feel the vibe<p>The news app with the latest stories and trending conversations.<p>Get the app<p>Finance.Zacks.15 hours agoWhy You Shouldn't …

Ode to the Graphing Calculator

The ridiculously expensive Texas Instruments graphing calculator is slowly but surely getting phased out. The times they are a-changin’ for the …

Mathematics

Love Hulten's Astovox Are High Fidelity Speakers Fit For Don Draper's Office

If Don Draper had desk speakers, we’re pretty sure he’d have Love Hulten’s Astovox. Set in cubic casings made from African Mahogony and featuring …

Mad Men

Why Apple Is One of the 5 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

Rising interest rates usually hurt dividend-paying stocks, which appeal less to investors as bond yields get bigger. But there’s an exception to this …

Stocks

Don't Mess With Texas Instruments

How I discovered Texas Instruments.<p>Quietly serving 100,000 customers in 30 countries.<p>One of my favorite management teams.<p>A strong record of earnings …

Stocks

Texas Instruments Releases Hyper-Accurate Millimeter Wave CMOS Sensor Family

In this News Brief, we'll look at a new series of millimeter wave sensors for automotive and industrial applications.

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