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Weak earnings weigh on futures after rally

US stock index futures were flat and pointed to a lower open after three days of gains on Wall Street. ||| New York - US stock index futures were flat and pointed to a lower open on Thursday after three days of gains on Wall Street, weighed by results including those from Google and IBM and ahead of employment and regional business growth data. Show More Summary

The Surprising Place I Taught My Daughter About Money

I never would’ve imagined that a simple trip to Target could have evolved into such a great financial learning opportunity for my eleven-year-old daughter. The automatic doors opened before us, my daughter’s purse slung over her shoulder. Show More Summary

Open Thread Thursday

47 minutes agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

It snowed in New York City this week and we need some spring up in this joint. Show us your gardens.

Real-life Spider-Man webshooter uses a coil gun instead of web fluid

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

In honor of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opening tomorrow in Germany (among other places), German laser weapons hobbyist Patrick Priebe has just filled us in on his latest creation – it's a Spider-Man-inspired electromagnetic webshooter,...Show More Summary

Honda's Incredible Human-Like Robot Makes US Debut

It walks and runs, even up and down stairs. It can open a bottle and serve a drink, and politely tries to shake hands with a stranger. Meet the latest ASIMO, Honda's humanoid robot. "Hello New York! Thank you for coming today!" the little guy chirped in English, the recorded voice of a teenaged boy, at his US debut Wednesday in a Manhattan hotel. Show More Summary

Tori Spelling Breaks Her Silence On Husband's Dean McDermott's Affair

Tori Spelling is finally breaking her silence on husband Dean McDermott's affair with another woman late last year. In the new issue of Us Weekly, the reality star opens up about the cheating scandal that rocked her seven-year marriage...Show More Summary

Not even Tor can keep you safe from Heartbleed

So here’s some sort-of good news: Cybercriminals might be just as freaked out about the Heartbleed bug as the rest of us. Trend Micro analyst J.D. Sherry writes that revelations about the gaping hole in the Open SSL, the security protocol...Show More Summary

US Department of Education Seeks Higher-Ed APIs

The US Department of Education has issued a Request for Information (RFI) regarding the use of APIs in higher education data, student aid programs and processes. The goal of the RFI is to gather ideas that will increase the openness of higher education data, processes, and aid to students and families. Show More Summary

Required Reading: Movies You Can’t See and The Worth of Spoiler Alerts

The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere. There will be a quiz later. Just leave a tab open for us, will ya? “Completed movies that still haven’t been released” — Simon Brew at Den of Geek profiles a few movies from well-known (or decently well-known) filmmakers that are in the can but still on the shelf. Show More Summary

3 Actions That Instantly Build Trust

Your door might be open, but are you? Try these trust-building actions the next time a team member needs to talk. We live in an information-rich, time-poor world, with lots of inputs coming at us in any given moment. Although it seems...Show More Summary

Bars & Pubs - Sydney's best pub: People's Choice nominations

Which is Sydney's best pub? You tell us. Nominations for the People's Choice award are now open

Watch Conan Give Himself “American Hustle” Hair

Am I the only who didn’t love “American Hustle”? [Nope! Oveeeeeraaaaaated. -- Amelia] Thankfully, Conan O’Brien gave me a reason to like the movie when he showed us his own take on its opening scene at the MTV Movie Awards. Christian Bale’s meticulous hairstyling routine in the film is funny and all, but Conan’s is a [...]

Did You Actually Buy Google Glass Today?

For one day and one day only, Google decided to open the Glass floodgates to anyone living in the US. Yes, your opportunity to hand Google $1500 for a faceputer has finally arrived. Read more...

Don't Expect A Dark Ending To Warehouse 13's Saga

yesterdayGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We didn't realize how much we'd missed Warehouse 13 until it came back. And then we remembered: the previous season ended by hinting at some really dark stuff, leaving us expecting a season opener with some sharp edges. Instead, we got a return to the show's usual warm fuzzy tone. Which is what we should have expected all along. Read more...

Joe Buck and Greg Norman will reportedly call the US Open for Fox

After Greg Norman revealed in August that Fox had offered him a job to be their lead golf analyst, there was only one direction that Fox was going to go in their maiden voyage with the USGA. Now it looks like we’re getting very close to seeing it become a reality.  Sports Business Journal reports that […]

US stocks open higher

US stocks Tuesday opened higher following solid earnings reports from Dow members Johnson & Johnson and Coca-Cola. ||| New York - US stocks Tuesday opened higher following solid earnings reports from Dow members Johnson & Johnson and...Show More Summary

Why the Open Office Makes You Distracted, Exhausted, and Insecure

They have been touted for their ability to boost collaboration, but new research suggests that open office spaces might actually be harmful to your productivity. About a third of us work in open offices. They're cheaper than giving everybody their own space. Show More Summary

Will Terrific Tuesday Hold Once Again?

For the 11th week this year, US stocks are higher on the most fundamentally bullish combination possible in today's markets... a Tuesday open... Absent the exuberance of Turnaround Tuesday (which appears to have been discounted into Manic Monday yesterday afternoon), the S&P would in correction territory (down over 10% in 2014). Show More Summary

Required Reading: Bollywood Censorship and Unauthorized Movies

The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere. There will be a quiz later. Just leave a tab open for us, will ya? “In bed with Bollywood: sex and censorship in Indian cinema” — Natalie Barrass at The Guardian looks...Show More Summary

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