At Davos, tech giants square off over online privacy The session reflects the theme of Davos, which is that profound political, economic, social and, above all, technological forces are transforming ... Mr. Peterson said the explosion of bandwidth is hard to describe, and that consumer demand seems insatiable. 01/23/2014 - 2:39 pm | View Link
Digital Davos as tech CEOs oust the economists Actually the session set out to answer the question: what societal, economic and technological forces ... Mobile and video is just a huge change in how we all behave and interact.” GP: “The explosion of bandwidth and the capabilities that is going ... 01/22/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Russian section is vast on Davos forum’s program One of such issues is the so-called breakthrough technologies and how to learn to use too rapid technological progress that radically changes life and thwarts long-term plans. Delegates will also discuss what models and sectors of economy will be able to ... 01/20/2014 - 11:24 pm | View Link
Namibia: Eyewitness in Davos The technological frontier presented interesting arguments. According to !Gawaxab, "In the evolution of technology we had the internet boom era, the second wave revolved around social networks, whilst smart phones are currently experiencing an explosion. 01/31/2013 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Davos 2013: Firms risk drowning in customer data At various sessions attended by business leaders and politicians, the so-called explosion in "big data" hammers home one essential point - most companies are far from ready to make sense of it all. This is not because of a lack of technological tools ... 01/23/2013 - 11:50 pm | View Link
Davos Seaworth A young Davos in Flea Bottom. Ser Davos Seaworth is a landed knight and a reformed smuggler. His ship used to ply the Narrow Sea, smuggling goods from the Free Cities ... 11/18/2014 - 1:36 am | View Website
MIT TechTV – Home The MIT Sesquicentennial Video Collection offers a look at 150 days of events, symposia, art installations and perfomances that marked the Institute's anniversary. 11/17/2014 - 8:28 pm | View Website
CNN Video Man reunites with cop who saved his life. Cop pushes over man in wheelchair. Professor slammed to ground by police 11/17/2014 - 2:52 pm | View Website
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Valleywag Google has become the latest tech company hit with a lawsuit for exploiting contract workers. Reuters reports that a class action suit has been filed against Google ... 11/17/2014 - 5:19 am | View Website
A New York couple who said Botox treatment of their son's cerebral palsy left him with life-threatening complications and sued its manufacturer have been awarded $6.75 million.
The federal jury verdict in U. S. District Court in Burlington, Vermont, came Thursday, three days after the announcement drugmaker Actavis would acquire Botox maker Allergan for $66 billion.
Environmental groups are suing the National Marine Fisheries Service to challenge a new rule for fishing bigeye tuna, a popular species for sushi and fish steaks.
The lawsuit filed in federal court in Honolulu on Thursday says the regulation undermines international efforts to end overfishing of bigeye.
The complaint says the rule invents separate catch limits for American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands.
U. S. stocks are back at record levels as investors were encouraged by good news on housing, the job market and corporate earnings.
Best Buy jumped 7 percent Thursday after its quarterly results came in far ahead of what analysts were expecting.
Gap Inc. issued a full-year profit outlook that was below Wall Street expectations and announced management changes at its Gap and Banana Republic brands.
As part of the executive overhaul, Jeff Kirwan will become global president for the Gap brand in December, and Andi Owen, who heads up Gap Outlet's division, will become global president for Banana Republic, effective Jan.