Tech at a glance

Doubling a country's economy with the click of a mouse

Nov 24, 2014
The tiny Baltic state of Estonia aims to do just that by offering "e-residencies."
Posted In: estonia, Russia, NATO

Aereo files for Chapter 11 reorganization

Nov 21, 2014
CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia released a blog post detailing the move.
Posted In: Aereo, ABC vs. Aereo, streaming tv

Silicon Tally: Tweetin' Turkey

Nov 21, 2014
How well have you kept up with the week in tech news?
Posted In: silicon tally
Firefox users will see an updated version of Yahoo search starting next month.

Firefox says goodbye Google, hello Yahoo

Nov 20, 2014
Mozilla switches the default search engine for Firefox from Google to Yahoo, aligning with a partner that agrees to follow its "do not track" ethos.
Posted In: mozilla, Google, Yahoo, search engines

Tech IRL: Dynamic maps and how we get directions

Nov 19, 2014
Free digital maps are changing the way we get around, but is personal data the price?
Posted In: driving, maps, apps, technology, waze
Carnival Corp. & Plc's Glory cruise ship stands docked prior to departure at the Port of Miami.

Carnival Corp. aims for a new set of customers

Nov 19, 2014
The cruise company wants the public’s help through social media.
Posted In: carnival, cruise, cruise ships, social media, crowdsourcing
A visitor to the Google office in Berlin looks at a three-dimensional rendering of Manhattan while using Google Earth.

Regaining control of your online data

Nov 18, 2014
In a culture shift, new apps and sites help users protect and erase private data.
Posted In: privacy, data, security

A new product from a notorious name in entertainment

Nov 18, 2014
BitTorrent aims to give musicians the power to sell directly to fans.
Posted In: bittorrent, piracy
A couple looks at an iPhone 6 at an Apple store in the China Central Mall in Beijing, China. They might be surprised that the majority of the chips inside are provided by Samsung.

Samsung and Apple: It's complicated

Nov 18, 2014
A big part of Samsung’s business is the guts inside electronics.
Posted In: samsung, apple, iPhone, electronics

Tech IRL: Do you go to the bank?

Nov 14, 2014
Banking in the palm of your hand.
Posted In: Money, Banks, Retirement
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