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Is the World Ready for Sexual Data Tracking Condoms?

Is the World Ready for Sexual Data Tracking Condoms?

Just when you might have started to think that technology could not possibly get more invasive, a British company, known as British Condoms, has developed a revolutionary sex aid called the i.Con. Yes, this is a “smart condom.” It is designed to protect you (and your partner, of course) from […]

Barnes & Noble Expands Offerings Under New Plan (NYSE:BKS)

Barnes & Noble Expands Offerings Under New Plan (NYSE:BKS)

Barnes & Noble is expanding its offerings of toys, games, gadgets and other gifts under a plan to reshape the nation’s largest bookstore chain into a “lifestyle brand.” The company is also making an effort to make its thousands of books more enticing and searchable. The company also reports that […]

AT&T To Offer Free HBO To More Of Its Subscribers As Competition Heats Up

AT&T To Offer Free HBO To More Of Its Subscribers As Competition Heats Up

AT&T has announced that it is offering a free subscription to HBO to more wireless customers. Beginning Friday AT&T customers who are subscribed to the midmarket Unlimited Choice plan will receive HBO at no extra cost. Earlier in the year the telecommunications giant started giving a free HBO subscription to […]

US Jobless Claims Up, Slightly, but Labor Market Still Strong

US Jobless Claims Up, Slightly, but Labor Market Still Strong

It looks like more people than expected are having a hard time this holiday season. Last week, the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits (for the first time) rose to its highest level since June. Fortunately, the numbers are still at the low end, indicating a still healthy US […]

HP In Efforts To Promote Education In Third World

HP In Efforts To Promote Education In Third World

HP has unveiled HP School Cloud with the aim of offering access to apps and educational materials to students, adult learners and teachers in poor and rural communities across the globe. Being a hybrid cloud appliance, HP School Cloud will act as a content and file server and a wireless […]