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The Singularity explained

Sep 2, 2009
Futurist Ray Kurzweil believes advances in technology will make it possible for humans and machines to merge in this century.

Deal puts Skype value at $2.75B

Sep 1, 2009
Online phone program Skype have been valued at $2.75 billion by a private investment group. Bill Radke goes over the eBay deal with Peter Kafka from All Things Digital, who says this looks like a pretty good deal.
Posted In: Internet


Sep 1, 2009
The Samsung Application Store. Samsung. Can the Sanyo app store be far behind? Yes. Yes it can.

eBay relieving itself of Skype

Sep 1, 2009
Online retailer eBay has apparently come to an agreement to sell its Internet phone company Skype to a group of private equity firms and other investors. Stephen Beard reports why this sale comes at a surprising time.
Posted In: Internet

Is Craigslist an important company, or just an unusual one?

Sep 1, 2009
Part 2 of our conversation with Gary Wolf of Wired on what makes Craigslist popular -- and weird.

Why is Craigslist so weird?

Aug 31, 2009
Craigslist is a unique entity in and of itself.

Things looking up for high tech

Aug 28, 2009
Bill Kreher, technology analyst with Edward Jones, talks with Bill Radke about what the positive outlook for Intel and rebound talk for Dell and Hewlett-Packard means for U.S. high tech.
Posted In: Science

Attacks on social networks increasing

Aug 27, 2009
There's an increasing number of attacks targeting social networking users.

High-speed trading goes off the Street

Aug 26, 2009
Stock traders are always looking for ways to get a leg up on the competition. Jill Barshay reports that today it's all about two things: speed and location.
Posted In: Investing, Wall Street

Site shows donations, lawmakers' votes

Aug 26, 2009
Do political contributions affect how lawmakers vote? A new online tool allows users to draw their own conclusions by putting donations from interest groups up against a calendar of Capitol Hill legislators' votes. Jeremy Hobson reports.
Posted In: Internet