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  1. Apple chief executive Tim Cook has publicly come out as gayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Evesham Journal

    Apple boss Tim Cook has revealed he is "proud to be gay" and hopes that in publicly coming out he can help others come to terms with their sexuality. In an essay in US magazine Businessweek the 53-year-old head of the technology giant admitted it had not been an easy decision.


  2. A distant father-daughter duo in 'Interstellar'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | El Paso Times

    In this Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 file photo, honoree actor Matthew McConaughey, left, and actress Jessica Chastain arrive at the 28th annual American Cinematheque award ceremony honoring McConaughey at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Beverly Hills, Calif. While only a 7-year age difference separates McConaughey and Chastain in the real world, the theory of relativity finds them playing a disconnected father and daughter in the film "Interstellar," writer-director Christopher Nolan's space-time saga, scheduled for release Nov. 5, 2014, about a last-ditch effort to find humans a new home.


  3. A Pleasant Quarter From Big 5Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    As all Detroit Bear followers now, I have a strange obsession with a little sporting goods retailer by the name of Big 5 . Q2 results were pretty horrible , but poor performance was the standard across the retail industry.


  4. IBM Intros New Analytics Solution to Battle Cyber-CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNet News

    IBM has announced new high-speed analysis and criminal investigation software designed to uncover hidden criminal threats buried deep inside massive volumes of disparate corporate data. The software, IBM i2 Enterprise Insight Analysis , can find non-obvious relationships masked within hundreds of terabytes of data and trillions of objects in just seconds, IBM said.


  5. Board Denies IPR Challenge Based on Insufficient Chemical Range OverlapRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | JD Supra

    Despite a long history of precedence, chemical "range" cases still generate contested issues and inter partes review proceedings are no different. The Board considered an issue relative to an overlap of ranges in E Ink Corporation v.


  6. Microsoft BandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Michael Tsai's Weblog

    I wonder how many of the features work with iOS. It seems like integration would be difficult given what iPhone apps are allowed to do. I like the idea of GPS tracking without carrying a phone (unlike Apple Watch), but it doesn't look like it can play music or podcasts.


  7. Game Of Applications: A Song Of Speed And StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InformationWeek

    As every company that's conquered a market knows, dominance is not just about capturing the crown -- it's about keeping it. Time to market is imperative in the age of applications -- of that there is no doubt.


  8. Durbin and Oberweis Debate AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    The two major candidates for U.S. Senate touched on some new topics in their final joint appearance of the campaign. Among them: Whether the NFL should keep its tax-exempt status.


  9. Apple CEO Tim Cook goes publicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Times

    Apple chief executive and Alabama native Tim Cook laughs with a group before an Alabama Academy of Honor ceremony at the state Capitol in this Oct. 27, 2014 file photo taken in Montgomery, Ala. In an essay written for Bloomberg Businessweek, and published Thursday Oct. 30, 2014 Cook says that while he never denied his sexuality, he never publicly acknowledged it, either.


  10. Many firms still unprepared for cyber attack, EY survey shows More...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Computer Weekly

    More than a third of organisastions have no real-time insight on cyber risks necessary to combat rising threats, a survey has shown. These organisations also lack the agility, budget and skills to mitigate known vulnerabilities to prepare for and address cyber security, according to EY's latest annual Global Information Security survey.


  11. A Peek at the 60 Minutes GenePeeks PatentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On October 26, 2014, 60 Minutes aired a story called " Breeding Out Disease " that included a segment about GenePeeks, a company that uses genetic information from prospective parents to make thousands of "digital babies" and "calculate the risk of two people conceiving a child with any one of 500 severe recessive pediatric disorders." When the topic of GenePeeks' patents came up, that piqued my interest, and I decided to investigate further.


  12. Across All Industries, Robotics Experiencing Best Sales Year EverRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Global Logistics/Supply Chain

    Robot orders and shipments in North America set new records in the first nine months of 2014, according to Robotic Industries Association, the industry's trade group. A total of 21,235 robots valued at $1.2bn were ordered from North American companies in the first nine months of 2014, an increase of 35 percent in units and 22 percent in dollars over the same period in 2013.


  13. GSA Selects Booz Allen for Cloud, Open Source ProjectRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The U.S. General Services Administration has selected Booz Allen Hamilton to help the GSA's Federal Acquisition Service Office of Integrated Award Environment enhance the government's contract award/acquisition process. Under terms of the five-year, $64.5 million contract, Booz Allen will develop a Cloud Service Broker solution for the GSA's IAE office.


  14. SQZ Biotech Launches CellSqueeze Platform and Is Awarded $100,000...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    SQZ Biotech Launches CellSqueeze Platform and Is Awarded $100,000 Grand Prize from MassChallenge and over $200,000 from Boeing and the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space --SQZ Biotech to commercialize and develop applications for the CellSqueeze platform to get virtually any material into a cell with a gentle squeeze-- BOSTON-- -- SQZ Biotech has been awarded a $100,000 grand prize in MassChallenge's 2014 startup competition at the accelerator's annual awards ceremony. The Company was founded to commercialize CellSqueeze, an innovative platform that enables virtually any material to enter a cell with unprecedented efficiency through a gentle squeeze.


  15. Ebola Outbreak May Hold Lessons for Handling Samples from MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Measures taken in the current Ebola outbreak may hold some clues for how to handle samples brought back to Earth from Mars, a place that could potentially host extraterrestrial microbes. The 1971 sci-fi film " The Andromeda Strain " dramatized the idea of alien organisms infecting the Earth.


  16. Sionic Mobile adds Visa Checkout to ION RewardsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Sionic Mobile, a mobile payments and loyalty leader, today announced it has added Visa Checkout as a safe and convenient payment option to its ION Rewards application for smartphones and tablets. ION Rewards enables consumers to link their preferred payment, pay for in-store and online purchases with the app and earn IONs instantly at every checkout.


  17. CNP Fraud Rapidly Rising Irrespective of EMV AdoptionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    As the United States looks to implement EMV, Javelin examined the United Kingdom EMV market as a looking glass into the future U. S. market. While the rapid proliferation of EMV adoption in the UK produced a significant drop in POS fraud, it did not address where card fraud is most problematic-e-commerce and m-commerce.


  18. Rocket ExplosionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    Source: --- Wednesday, October 29, 2014ATLANTIC, Va. - NASA and officials from a commercial Rocket company are searching for debris and answers following the Explosion of a Rocket and cargo module that were to deliver supplies to astronauts aboard the International Space Station.


  19. The cloud and your health data: Who do you trust?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ZDNet

    Microsoft, Google and Apple are all looking to aggregate your health data, launch wearables and crunch your information in the cloud. How much does being an enterprise class cloud provider matter? Microsoft has launched a new platform dubbed Microsoft Health and a band that's designed to track your health data and serve out insights.


  20. New Acquisition in the Mobile App IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MacMegasite

    The Sound Pipe Media have recently decided to carry out an acquisition from a very popular company The App Developers for an undisclosed amount. The Sound Pipe Media have been been working with many large companies, and entrepreneurs building the future of apps.