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SILICON VALLEY ASKS ‘ WHERE’S THE MONEY’?

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Just when a new survey suggests that more than half of U.S. consumers would be interested in cars built by Apple or Google, the two tech giants are reportedly turning away from manufacturing tomorrow’s high-tech cars. The survey was conducted by TECHnalysis Research. Company president, Bob O’Donnell said, “Given what a huge jump it is […]

Instagram and Google Are Making It Easier

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Instagram’s blog announced, “An all-new Explore page, with trending Tags and Places, and more powerful search that makes it easier to find the people, places, and tags you’re looking for. With more than 70 million photos and videos posted to Instagram every day, wherever something is happening, chances are you can see it here.” Laurie […]

Body Electric

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A Cicret Bracelet concept from Israel is a startling reminder of how the physical gap between our body and the Internet is narrowing. Eric Schmidt, Google’s top executive, made headlines when he told a World Economics Forum, “the Internet will disappear.” Not in the way Google Glass exited the public stage recently for another look-see […]

Bloomberg Adds Reach and Tesla Explores Tube Travel

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Erik Sass writes in Media Daily News, “Bloomberg has launched a new online flagship site, Bloomberg Business, combining and replacing two previously separate Web destinations, Bloomberg.com and Businessweek.com.” He says the purpose of the move is to expand Bloomberg’s global reach beyond financial to the business audience in general. . . . . Tech News […]

Former Ford CEO Mulally Signs up with Hot Shot Google

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DEARBORN MI – Retired Ford CEO Alan Mulally has brought his automotive expertise to the board of Google, whose marching orders and early assignments have been to direct implementation of not only electric vehicles but autonomous hands-free production. After 8 years retrenching Ford and Lincoln brands plus output of aluminum F-150 truck bodies, Mulally has […]