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A Mobile World: The rise of cellphone ownership

By Abbie Tumbleson on February 1st, 2016

Would you be lost without your smartphone or cellphone? Welcome to the club.

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High-Frequency Trading: Two million times faster than a speeding bullet

By Jens Odegaard on March 24th, 2014

Just how fast is high-frequency trading?

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An App-titude for starting your own business

By on February 21st, 2013


Become your own boss. Set your own hours. Do what you really want to do. All of those are the perks of starting your own business.

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Modern-Day Davy Crocketts

By Jens Odegaard on January 21st, 2013

Entrepreneurs, the really successful ones anyway, are the latest American folk heroes.

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Finding Freeware

By on December 7th, 2011

Freeware is everywhere. It's software that anyone can use without paying. There's no licensing and no fees. You can download and go, but there is an art to finding the best freeware.

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Emergency Backups

By on November 28th, 2011

One hard drive crash was enough for me. And between various backups that I thought were complete, I've lost too many documents for my comfort. So a few months ago I finally did some research into some online backup services. The thing is that as important as having a backup is, I don't have a lot of actual space that needs to be saved, and if I don't have to pay for something, I don't intend to.

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3D Takeover?

By on January 12th, 2011

The 2011 Consumer Electronics Association exhibition ran last week, and happy technophiles are still ogling the latest innovations as news of shiny new products infiltrate the web.

Among the showstoppers at the exhibition: 3D technology, in more forms than ever before and promoted with even more enthusiasm by technology bigwigs.

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Tech Wednesday: Lifehacks with technology

By on October 13th, 2010

In this extraordinarily occasional blog series, we'll throw out news, ideas, and happenings in technology that we think are worth reading. This week: using technology to make your life easier.

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Another Nail In Cash's Coffin

By on September 24th, 2010

At this year's Fall DEMO--a tech conference held in Silicon Valley--Dynamics, Inc. took home first prize and the People's Choice Award, the latter netting them $1 million. Their winning product?

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$10 Million Underdogs: Inner-city high school team battles to build the ultimate hybrid car

By Jennie Bartlemay on May 1st, 2010

From the grit and grime of a high school auto shop, one group of students from West Philadelphia is challenging the expectations of a generation.

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