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Robots invade holidays ... but don't take over

Dec 3, 2014
Robots go more mainstream, shipping packages and vacuuming. But they're not smart enough to stage a coup.
Posted In: robot, Amazon, holiday season

Billboard 200 will now account for streamed music

Dec 3, 2014
But how much will it change album rankings?
Posted In: music streaming, billboard, buying music
Outside view of the Sony headquarters building in Tokyo.

The Sony cyber-attack: Whodunit?

Dec 2, 2014
Could North Korea have carried out the hack against Sony Pictures? Probably not, says an observer who offers another theory.
Posted In: Sony, hacking, security, cybersecurity

Biz Stone on why philanthropy makes business sense

Dec 2, 2014
A conversation on graphic design, new ventures and the future of marketing.
Posted In: biz stone, Twitter, jelly
A sign is posted in front of the Netflix headquarters on January 22, 2014 in Los Gatos, California. Netflix’s newest original series "Marco Polo" maybe the most expensive TV show in the world.

Netflix makes its biggest bet yet on 'Marco Polo'

Dec 2, 2014
And just like the titular explorer, Netflix has global ambitions.
Posted In: netflix, streaming tv
Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.

Hackers target the healthcare industry

Dec 1, 2014
The cyber-criminals seem to be looking for information that could affect the stock market.
Posted In: health care, cybersecurity
Police guard the Ferguson Police Department while demonstrators wait for the grand jury announcement in the Michael Brown case.

Social media & social justice in the wake of Ferguson

Nov 28, 2014
The story first broke online, and social media have been a force throughout.
Posted In: Ferguson, protests, Twitter, Facebook, social media

How to use social media as a last-minute travel agent

Nov 28, 2014
A well-timed tweet can help you snag the last seat on the next flight out.
Posted In: air travel, social media, holiday travel

Silicon Tally: Mr. Roboto

Nov 28, 2014
How well have you been following this week's tech news?
Posted In: silicon tally

Encyclopaedia Britannica takes stock of a new strategy

Nov 28, 2014
Britannica has moved away from books and toward free content on the web.
Posted In: Encyclopedia Britannica, paywalls, Education