Biden on Romney Jeeps-to-China claim: ‘Have they no shame?’

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Joe Biden and Bill Clinton delivered a tag-team smack down of Mitt Romney on Monday, taking the Republican presidential nominee to task for a new television ad that they say misrepresents his position on the auto industry bailout and misleads voters about Chrysler’s auto production. Read more from the original source…

Windows Phone 8 Late to Ball but Dressed to Kill

Microsoft on Monday officially launched Windows Phone 8 at an event in San Francisco, hot on the heels of its Windows 8 launch last week. Windows Phone 8 “is not just having a lot of apps to choose from,” Microsoft Vice President Joe Belfiore said during his presentation. He dismissed the “static grid of icons” […]

Are Polls Missing Cell Phone Users?

Stan Greenberg: ” I’ve seen tracking polls saying that Mitt Romney is either tied or leading in the presidential race, but we think that they are simply wrong. It’s not a conspiracy theory; those other polls are just simply missing a critical segment of President Obama’s coalition: cell phone users. Failing to survey those who […]

Romney Avoids Late Night TV

The New York Times notes every late-night television producer has been chasing Mitt Romney “for weeks to try to secure a guest appearance, with no success so far. Mr. Romney also has declined invitations from a host of other media outlets who have landed President Obama for interviews, including MTV and NBC News, which was […]

Obama Predicts War in GOP if He’s Re-Elected

President Obama said that the Republican party “would have to overcome an internal war if he were reelected, but expressed hope that the partisan gridlock in Washington could come to an end,” the Huffington Post reports. Said Obama: “The question’s going to be, how do Republicans react post-election? Because there’s going to be a war […]

Romney Avoids Taxes via Loophole Cutting Mormon Donations

Bloomberg: “In 1997, Congress cracked down on a popular tax shelter that allowed rich people to take advantage of the exempt status of charities without actually giving away much money.” “Individuals who had already set up these vehicles were allowed to keep them. That included Mitt Romney, then the chief executive officer of Bain Capital, […]

Obama campaign to respond on air to Romney Jeep ad

MARION, Ohio – Trying to counter a disadvantage in Ohio, where many jobs were directly connected to the auto bailout that he opposed, Mitt Romney and his campaign have tried to carve out their own niche of support from autoworkers in recent days. Paul Ryan met retirees from Delphi Corp. over the weekend and the […]

What Lies Beneath the Surface Tablet’s Screen

The last thing people probably consider when buying a new gizmo or gadget is how hard it might be to fix, but according to the teardown team at iFixit, Microsoft’s shiny new Surface tablet is easier to repair than the latest iPad, but it is still difficult to take apart. The online teardown site rated […]

Feds Collar Would-Be Facebook Fraudster

Federal authorities arrested former Mark Zuckerberg associate Paul Ceglia on charges of mail and wire fraud Friday, accusing him of tampering with, destroying and fabricating evidence in a scheme to defraud the Facebook founder of billions of dollars. Ceglia originally filed suit in 2010, claiming that the two signed a contract while Zuckerberg was a […]

Storm Will Keep Financial Markets Closed Tuesday

(NEW YORK) — Stock trading will be closed in the U.S. for a second day Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy bears down on the East Coast. Bond trading will also be closed. The last time the New York Stock Exchange was closed for weather was in 1985 because of Hurricane Gloria, and it will be the […]

Apple Competition May Slam the Lid on Pandora

If Pandora had been hoping that the earlier reports of Apple exploring a streaming-radio venture were exaggerated or downright wrong, those hopes have been dashed. Last week, more rumors surfaced that Apple is indeed serious about the advertising-backed venture and has intensified talks with major music labels. The parties reportedly are discussing how to split […]