Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Mobile Efforts Help Propel Facebook’s Earnings Facebook was once a darling of investors, then a turnoff. Now, a year after going public, the social network seems to have settled into a more stable relationship with Wall Street. But the company has still been taking pains to prove that it can make more money from its base of more than a billion users, especially from those using Facebook on mobile devices. More
All Eyes On Facebook's Mobile Growth And Graph Search Progress Quick Take Facebook will release its Q1 2013 earnings on May 1. We expect healthy advertising revenue growth driven by improved mobile monetization and a growing user base. Margins will shrink due to higher headcount related costs and infrastructure investments. We’ll also look for any color on the success of Graph Search, which could be one of the key features of Facebook going forward. More
History revisionism, and the Trump team's first big mistake? Trickle-down economics doesn’t work, that none of Reagan’s economic policies did anything but make the poor poorer and the rich richer. And you could think ... I mean, he’s being victimized by them every day. They’re trying to destroy him. 01/19/2017 - 8:26 am | View Link
Mark Zuckerberg Keeps Getting Richer And Richer Including A Big Last Week In March of this year when Forbes’ list of billionaires ... adding over $11 billion to his worth in 2015, a bigger gain than any other for the year, I wrote that he wasn’t done yet but might struggle this year to supplant Jeff Bezos who was nearly ... 10/23/2016 - 5:33 pm | View Link
Billionaire Index: Gates, Buffett, Ma big winners in 2014 The richest people on Earth got richer in 2014, adding $92bn to their collective fortune in the face of falling energy prices and geopolitical turmoil incited by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The net worth of the world’s 400 wealthiest billionaires ... 12/31/2014 - 12:31 am | View Link
Back on top, baby! Bill Gates is richest man in the world again, Forbes Well, you know what they say: The rich just keep getting richer ... billionaires with an aggregate net worth of $6.4 trillion, up from $5.4 trillion a year ago.” Check out the top 20 in the gallery above. “Gates, whose fortune rose by $9 billion ... 03/2/2014 - 6:40 pm | View Link
Big Day For Billionaires: Bezos $2.7 Billion Richer, Slim Up $1.4 Billion Jeff Bezos’ net worth jumped $2.7 billion to $21.5 billion on Friday ... to collectively force up Amazon’s retail prices. Carlos Slim, the world’s richest man, also had a great day after his biggest holding, Mexican telecom outfit America Movil ... 04/27/2012 - 11:37 am | View Link
The World's Billionaires List The Forbes World's Billionaires list is the definitive list of the world's wealthiest people, profiling and ranking billionaires from 67 countries and territories by ... 03/23/2017 - 8:14 am | View Website
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Cheap Words Cheap Words Amazon is good for customers. But is it good for books? 03/22/2017 - 11:57 am | View Website
Billionaire and Millionaire World News #Forbes World's billionaires were announced today. In the 30th annual guide to the world’s richest, they found 1,810 #billionaires, down from a ... 03/20/2017 - 11:59 am | View Website
Greece's coast guard says a man carrying asylum application papers has been found hanged at the country's largest port, near Athens.
A Syrian refugee in Germany won't pursue further legal action against Facebook after a court rejected his call for an injunction forcing the company to seek and delete posts falsely linking him to crimes committed by migrants.
The office of lawyer Chan-jo Jun, who represented Anas Modamani, quoted Modamani on Monday as saying he wants to concentrate on German language exams.
SXSW, a place where Joe Biden speaks and movies about Vine-star gorillas exist. Ars' Joe Mullin, Nathan Mattise, and Sam Machkovech share some highlights (film and otherwise). (video link)
AUSTIN, Texas—South by Southwest's film schedule refuses to hold your hand. While projects like Nobody Speaks ("the Gawker trial documentary") or Life (a modern sci-fi thriller, à la Alien) have loglines that can guide you, that's not the case for everything being shown.
Video shot/edited by Jennifer Hahn. (video link)
Making an accurate wristband heart rate monitor, let alone one that's also comfortable and stylish, is challenging. Fitbit's latest attempt to strike that balance is the $150 Alta HR. A near mirror-image of the original Alta, the Alta HR is an updated model with slight design differences, improved sleep-tracking features, and a tiny optical heart-rate monitor inside of it.
The Alta HR is quite similar to Fitbit's currently available Charge 2, but the Alta HR places more emphasis on the combination of a slim design and an accurate heart-rate monitor.
United Airlines has responded to criticism over its decision block two teenage girls from boarding a flight Minneapolis on Sunday for wearing leggings.
The company doubled down on its decision in a statement, saying employees and their dependents who benefit from free or heavily discounted air travel, known as “pass riders,” had to adhere to the company’s dress code.
Enlarge / Seth Erdman, center, and his fellow students use Chromebooks while working on a lesson in a third grade class on Friday, January 16, 2015, at Walden Elementary School in Deerfield, Illinois. (Anthony Souffle) (credit: Chicago Tribune / Contributor)
When you think about a traditional school workflow, it's not unlike that of a business: paper is generated and moved in a systematic way between the children and the teacher.