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
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The Blockchain: A Supercomputer for Reality The ongoing development of an open-source blockchain that aims to enable the ridesharing service LaZooz is example of a DAO. It is an entity without owners and without central servers, existing on the smart phones and computers of its community of users. 03/6/2015 - 5:31 am | View Link
Geekzone explains the real reason why Windows Phones do not sell well Windows Phones have only a tiny market share worldwide (though of ... Apple returned from a near death experience. Open Source emerged. When this happened, there was pent-up resentment against Microsoft. It wasn’t just political or irrational resentment ... 10/18/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
There's a reason you're seeing more Google on new Android phones — Google wrote the contracts that way If it seems like Google's apps and services have been becoming more prominent on newer Android phones, it's because they are, and Google's mandated it be so. While Android is technically an open source operating system, as the likes of Amazon have shown ... 09/26/2014 - 12:42 am | View Link
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While Barrett-Jackson is the crown jewel of Scottsdale's car auctions, Russo & Steele is offering up some automobiles that you can't find at WestWorld.
"The medium price range at Russo & Steele is a little higher than Barrett-Jackson," said Russo & Steele CEO Drew Alcazar. "These are people who are paying for million-dollar toys.
Phoenix may be one of the 10 biggest cities in the country, but Mayor Greg Stanton has one of the more modest annual salaries when compared to other big-city mayors.
An American City Business Journal analysis of mayoral salaries in 60 major U. S. cities has highlighted a wide disparity in pay in public office, particularly for the men and women elected to run City Hall.
The move to digital, automation, virtual reality, big data and 5G are a few tech trends to look forward to in 2017.
1. The move to digital
The concept of digital will continue to be defined but ultimately comes down to four key capabilities: personalization, engagement, prediction and organizational agility. Digital strategies to implement enabling technologies to focus on an organization’s three major stakeholders (customers, suppliers and employees) will be paramount in 2017.
Of the three…
When people think about estate planning, the first thing they often think about is their last will and testament; this document provides guidance on how to distribute your assets at your death and appoints a guardian for any minor children you may have.
It is highly important to have a will in place because, as we all know, 100 percent of people will eventually pass away.
Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) — which has nine stores in Arizona and 730 nationwide — has fired Chief Growth Officer Peter Sachse and has started new restructuring moves at stores and regional operations.
Macy’s reported Sachse’s “involuntary separation” in a Friday SEC filing before the holiday weekend, according to the Cincinnati Business Courier (a sister publication to the Phoenix Business Journal).
Sachse had been with the company 34 years.