Despite iPhone Nits, Apple Looks Stronger Than Ever Right Now

The iPhone seems to confound Apple’s investors as much as it delights its customers. Four years ago, before Apple released the iPhone 5, the stock was up 73% for the year. But thanks to overheated expectations, once the phone was released the stock began a slide that erased more than 40% its value over the […]

Unilever Is In Talks to Buy Jessica Alba’s Honest Company: Report

Jessica Alba’s eco-friendly retailer, The Honest Company, may soon be taken over by consumer goods giant Unilever, according to a new report. Unilever, the company behind popular brands like Dove and Lipton, is in talks to acquire the Honest Company in a deal valued at more than $1 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, […]

Google Pursues Both Fiber and Wireless Broadband Ambitions

Google Fiber this week began reaching its tentacles into North Carolina’s Research Triangle, a move that seems to contradict the gloom-and-doom rumors of layoffs and low consumer interest. The Triangle is Google Fiber’s eighth incursion. It’s already available in Atlanta; Austin, Texas; Charlotte, North Carolina; Kansas City, Kansas and Missouri; Nashville, Tennessee; Provo, Utah; and […]

Sony Kicks The Last Guardian Down the Road Again

The first wave of previews for SIE’s long-in-development video game epic The Last Guardian appeared following a demo at the Tokyo Game Show earlier this week, and reactions were mixed. Much of the coverage of this PS4 game, first announced at E3 in 2007, has focused on its long development process and delays. It originally […]

Donald Trump’s Economic Plan Is Magical Thinking

Donald Trump’s economic plan, revealed Thursday in a speech at the Economic Club of New York, calls for 4% growth, which is about double the rate that the U.S. economy is currently growing. Is that even remotely possible, based on what he’s put out there? The answer, in a word, is no. Trump’s projections of […]

Adblock Plus Now Means Ad Blocking Plus Ads

Adblock Plus, together with partner ComboTag, on Tuesday launched the beta version of the Acceptable Ads Platform. AA is an interactive platform that pre-whitelists ads publishers and bloggers then can place on their sites. It will only contain only ads that abide by AA’s criteria for size and labeling, and their placement will be governed […]

iPhone 7 Draws Tepid Notices

The iPhone 7 may be the best version of Apple’s smartphone to date, but it’s garnering lukewarm reactions from reviewers and pundits. The practical improvements in the new iPhone are praiseworthy, but they come at a cost. “Waterproofing and better battery life have been common iPhone feature requests for years, and the camera and speed […]

Udacity Fuels Autonomous Vehicle Engineering Dreams

Online education company Udacity on Tuesday introduced a new “nanodegree” program in self-driving auto engineering. President Sebastian Thrun made the announcement. The goal is to build a crowdsourced, open source self-driving car, he said. Students will learn the skills and techniques used by self-driving car teams at the most innovative companies in the world, Udacity […]

The Democrats May Have An Unstoppable Plumbing Problem

The Democrats May Have An Unstoppable Plumbing Problem

When folks go to the public restroom, they often do not flush.  The drain eventually clogs and all kinds of deplorable content poors out all over the bathroom floor, sometimes into the hallways, leaving the poor bastard with the mop to try cleaning it up. In a house or large building there is a stack […]

Martha Stewart May Have Her Day Over Comey’s Prison Cell

Martha Stewart May Have Her Day Over Comey’s Prison Cell

On 9/11, perfectly timed, Hillary Clinton showed up for the 9/11 celebration dressed like she was the dead, not the living.  Granted, the garb would be somewhat subdued, but it was drab to the max, and the face pale white with dark glasses and when she removed the glasses, dark rings under the eyes. Hillary […]

Hillary Slides Down To Nothing

Hillary Slides Down To Nothing

Today it was released that the first Congressional interview for Hillary was rigged. In December of 2012, Hillary was supposed to face Congress to answer questions about Benghazi. She suddenly got ill. One month later in January 2013, she attended a rigged interview in which questions were spoon fed to Clinton who had prepared answers […]