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
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
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The Samsung Galaxy S III: The First Smartphone Designed Entirely By Lawyers The Galaxy S III is ... A phone designed by lawyers. What a scary precedent. Ron loves everything related to technology, design, and Google. He always wants to talk about "the big picture" and what's next for Android, and he's not afraid to get knee ... 09/15/2014 - 2:02 pm | View Link
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BY BRIANNA BAILEY, Business WriterConstruction on El Parian, an open marketplace that will feature as many as 300 booths for small retailers is underway in anchor tenant space that was formerly a Dillard’s store at Plaza Mayor at the Crossroads.
The ground floor of former Dillard’s will function as a business incubator for small retailers, with the hopes that many of the businesses will grow to become full tenants of the mall and lease storefronts there, said Robert Ruiz, marketing manager for Plaza Mayor at the Crossroads.
“This is a model that has worked well in other countries, and we have seen it work at other Hispanic malls as well,” Ruiz said.
El Parian will feature about 60, 12-foot by 12-foot incubator booths that will be ringed around an atrium.
Additional phases of construction will include salon and restaurant space, with the hope of eventually having booth space for as many as 300 small start-up businesses, he said.
BY PAUL MONIES, Business WriterEditor’s Note: Business Writer Paul Monies was born in Scotland.
Scotland’s vote Thursday on a referendum for independence has been cast as a choice between the head and the heart.
The heart says the nation of 5.3 million people is strong enough and confident enough to dissolve the 307-year-old union it has with England and the rest of the United Kingdom.
By Matt Patterson, Staff WriterThe first-ever Metro Tech farmers market might not have gone off without a hitch, but just seeing the people and vendors milling around tables was enough for it to be called a success.
Rain moved the market indoors on Friday, but nobody seemed to mind much as a steady flow of customers shopped.