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Can BI Help Barnes & Noble Beat Amazon in the E-Reader Race?

At the request of CIO (US) the story headlined "Can BI Help Barnes & Noble Beat Amazon in the E-Reader Race?" and posted Friday has been removed from the...

Surfers Remember Surfline.com Founder Sean Collins

While more traditional surfers may grumble that surfline.com has changed the culture of surfing, that’s exactly why others love it. Being able to know in advance which days will have good surfing on a favorite beach means people can plan ahead, take time off of work, and drive out to the beach.

Spock Meets The Woz

Actor Leonard Nimoy, famed for playing Spock on the original "Star Trek" TV show and films, sat down briefly with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak at the Demo Enterprise event on Thursday night in San Francisco. Wozniak wowed him with the progress of machine translation technology.

2011 Year in Review: Apple

2011 was a bittersweet year for Apple. It debuted two headline-grabbing products, but also lost its leader and founder.

iPad 3 Possibly Delayed, Supercomputing Game Consoles, and More

The NTSB recommends banning cell phones while driving, the iPad 3 may launch later than expected, shipping deadlines for your holiday gift orders, and more.

2011 in Review: Robots, Future Tech, and Prototypes

If 2011 is any indication, our future relies on robots, insanely high-definition TVs, self-driving cars, and computer intelligence. Take a look.

NTSB Seeks Outlaw on Using Tech Devices While Driving

The National Transportation Safety board recommended that states outlaw the use of all electronic devices while driving, even hands-free phone kits.

Google Currents: A Personalized Magazine for Your Phone

The free app for Android and iOS creates digital magazines with text and video, but it runs slowly unless the sync settings are correct.