Kids love to play with devices such as Apple's iPad, and this isn't lost on toy makers, who are using a variety of tactics to keep kids of all ages engaged amid the increased competition for a share of kids' playtime.
Epitaphs for the Mubarak government all note that the mobilizing power of the Internet was one of the Egyptian opposition’s most potent weapons. But quickly lost in the swirl of revolution was the government’s ferocious counterattack, a dark achievement that many had thought impossible in the age of global connectedness. The New York Times reports.
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When Andrew M. Cuomo was sworn in as New York’s chief executive six weeks ago, he took control of a multibillion-dollar budget, tens of thousands of state workers and hundreds of agencies. But Mr. Cuomo appears to want to hang on to his old job, too, reports the New York Times.
Wael Ghonim has officially “taken a leave” from his position at Google according to Google spokesperson, Jennifer Bloch.
David Letterman got scooped on his SI Swimsuit cover announcement yesterday when a woman, who says she is in an office building across from the show, took a picture of the billboard of Irina Shayk when the white sheet dropped for the taping of the show.
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As the Nasdaq gets off to a roaring 6% start to the year, these five are the players with the largest market caps in the tech sector headed in the other direction. A report from TheStreet.
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Cramer discusses changes to the content delivery business model with LimeLight's Jeff Lunsford.
With the resignation of Hosni Mubarak in Egypt, we now enter the dangerous “Thermidor” phase of the historic socio-political revolution begun in North Africa and Egypt, a revolt that is energizing citizens – especially young citizens – in other autocratic nations as well.
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What's driving the growth of online dating? Growth feeds on itself: One in five relationships start online, that ubiquity sparks massive word-of-mouth. By now, it seems like any stigma surrounding online dating is gone. Plus, the growth of smartphones means that people can access their online dating services constantly, growing use and engagement.
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A two-year collaboration of dissidents gave birth to a new force — a pan-Arab youth movement dedicated to spreading democracy in a region without it, the New York Times reports.
Online dating has certainly changed since that robo-like voice alerted Meg Ryan about her new messages. Last month, Euro RSCG Worldwide, wanted to know just how widespread that change has been, so we surveyed American consumers about e-dating patterns and their use of technology.
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The era of falling clothing prices is ending. Clothing prices have dropped for a decade as tame inflation and cheap overseas labor helped hold down costs.
After the top hedgie said he's covering some of his short positions, the "Fast Money" traders debate whether shorting this market is a good idea.
This rally is quiet...Too quiet...The Dow has crept up 5.5 percent year-to-date, the VIX has sunk to near 3-year lows. All the while geopolitical chaos in Egypt and earnings disasters like Cisco swirl around the rally with no lasting impact.