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Without Good Analysis, Big Data Is Just a Big Trash Dump
Big Data

Without Good Analysis, Big Data Is Just a Big Trash Dump

Focusing on Big Data can be a big waste of time and money if you don't know how to mine it.
Vin Gupta
Why It Might Make Sense to Pay Your Employees in Bitcoin (VIDEO)
Bitcoin

Why It Might Make Sense to Pay Your Employees in Bitcoin (VIDEO)

Bitwage bills itself as the world's first payroll startup to incorporate the cost- and time-saving benefits of Bitcoin.
Geoff Weiss
Video Games Can Make You More Sociable. Or, You Know, They Could Ruin Your Brain.
Video Games

Video Games Can Make You More Sociable. Or, You Know, They Could Ruin Your Brain.

While gaming may make you more attentive visually, that might be outweighed by the negative effects on your brain.
Steve Dent
This New Virtual Reality Headset Tracks Your Eye Movements
24/7 Tech

This New Virtual Reality Headset Tracks Your Eye Movements

FOVE has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund production and manufacturing of its headset.
Catherine Clifford
Wal-Mart Eyes Amazon in Potentially Costly Ecommerce Battle
Ecommerce

Wal-Mart Eyes Amazon in Potentially Costly Ecommerce Battle

The retailing giant said that it would take a different approach to online growth by using its large network of stores as distribution points.
Style and Function: 7 Keyboards That Are Worth Buying
Keyboards

Style and Function: 7 Keyboards That Are Worth Buying

When you consider how much time we spend in front of our computers, having the best keyboard makes a lot of sense.
This New Google Chrome Extension Lets Colleagues Share Web Pages Using Beeping Sounds
24/7 Tech

This New Google Chrome Extension Lets Colleagues Share Web Pages Using Beeping Sounds

As opposed to email or messaging, 'Tone aims to make sharing digital things with nearby people as easy as talking to them,' the search giant said.
Geoff Weiss
Little Interest From Software Developers in Microsoft's New Apps Plan
24/7 Tech

Little Interest From Software Developers in Microsoft's New Apps Plan

To boost sales of its phones and new operating system, Microsoft said it would provide tools to make it easier to design apps for Windows based on apps that run on Android or Apple.
3-D Printing Opens Up Wild New Frontiers for This Longtime Jewelry Designer
24/7 Tech

3-D Printing Opens Up Wild New Frontiers for This Longtime Jewelry Designer

Dilek Sezen used to spend months designing each of her high-end earrings, bracelets and necklaces. Then, she discovered the 3-D printer.
Catherine Clifford
This Is the Teeny-Tiny Phone That Wants You to Leave Your Real Phone Behind
24/7 Tech

This Is the Teeny-Tiny Phone That Wants You to Leave Your Real Phone Behind

The Light Phone is a credit-card sized phone that does basically nothing.
Catherine Clifford
Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?
Learning

Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?

One executive at Microsoft doesn't think so.
Laura Entis
This Aromatic Alarm Clock Wakes You Up to the Sweet Smell of Money
24/7 Tech

This Aromatic Alarm Clock Wakes You Up to the Sweet Smell of Money

Rise and shine to the sweet smell of success ... and croissants.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Crazy Awesome Tech Products on Kickstarter Right Now
Kickstarter

6 Crazy Awesome Tech Products on Kickstarter Right Now

From a $9 computer to a ridiculously smart trash can, here are the coolest projects on the crowdfunding platform right now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow