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April 23, 2015 2:20 AM New Android App from Facebook ‘Hello’ Released

Facebook has launched its new App called Hello which organizes contact information on a SmartPhone Facebook seems to have identified a major issue of all SmartPhones – the tendency for them to be anything but an actual phone. There is a major shift in the way phones are used today, with people preferring emojis to actual voice calls. The new App by Facebook 30

April 23, 2015 2:00 AM Facebook Is Hiring Like Crazy

Mark Zuckerberg is going to need to find some more pinball machines and rock-climbing walls. The social networking company, known for its many perks that make it a regular on the hottest-places-to-work lists, is increasing headcount at an incredible pace. Facebook, which reported Wednesday that sales fell short of estimates, passed the 10,000-employee 37

April 23, 2015 1:08 AM USDA hopes weather will help as H5N2 outbreaks mount

solitary_turkey-marji_beach.jpg Warm weather and plenty of sunshine are the factors most likely to halt, at least for now, the series of H5N2 avian flu outbreaks plaguing poultry farms across the Midwest, US Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials said today, a few hours before an onslaught of 13 new outbreaks in Minnesota was reported. "When warm weather 41

April 23, 2015 12:39 AM How to talk, text, and send emoji like Dick Tracy on your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch offers a lot of ways to communicate. Here's what it can do and how to do it. The Apple Watch handles a lot of communications. You can make phone calls, you can send and receive texts, and yes, you can even doodle or send your heartbeat. Apple Watch's communication skills have their advantages, but also some limits. Here's how to do everything 37

April 22, 2015 9:51 PM App will let owners rent out their cars

Call it the “sharing economy.” Or call it the easiest way ever to start your own car rental company. Whatever you call it, a new company that will allow South Floridians to rent — or rent out — their own cars for a few hours at a time is about to debut here. CarHopper.co, the newest entry in what’s known as the peer-to-peer car rental business, is beta-testing 31

April 22, 2015 9:35 PM Feds Open Criminal Investigation Into Guardrail Safety Controversy, Officials Say

Federal authorities have opened a criminal investigation related to a controversial highway guardrail system that victims have blamed for dozens of injuries and deaths, according to officials and individuals familiar with the probe. Agents from the Boston offices of the FBI and the Department of Transportation Inspector General have been interviewing 22

April 22, 2015 9:29 PM EDM: From Underground Movement to Commercial Phenomenon

As the old saying goes, better late than never. That could apply to the arrival of electronic dance music or EDM to the mainstream. Compared to rock and hip hop, it took more than 30 years for this once-underground sound to finally reach its current commercial peak, thanks to such stars as Daft Punk, Skrillex and Avicii. The popular music of choice these 31

April 22, 2015 7:39 PM Atlanta Hawks Reportedly Sold to Tony Ressler and Grant Hill

An agreement has reportedly been reached between the Atlanta Hawks ownership group, led by Bruce Levenson, and Tony Ressler and Grant Hill to purchase the NBA franchise. NBA.com's David Aldridge noted that the "Hawks' sale price to Tony Ressler group for $850M includes debt on Philips Arena. Deal is progressing to conclusion." Ressler is a businessman 23

April 22, 2015 7:24 PM San Fran Housing Rent up a Sizzling 14.8 Pct. in 12 Months

They might come for the tech jobs, the artisanal espressos or the weather. But average home rent has jumped nearly 15 percent in the past year — to $3,129 last month — according to real estate data firm Zillow. Across the country, rising home prices have been shifting many Americans into rentals, a trend that driven up rents. Over the 12 months that ended 20

April 22, 2015 7:24 PM Rising home rental prices led by San Francisco Bay Area, parts of Midwest and South

WASHINGTON (AP) — Almost no one is moving to San Francisco to save money. They might come for the tech jobs, the artisanal espressos or the weather. But average home rent has jumped nearly 15 percent in the past year — to $3,129 last month — according to real estate data firm Zillow. Across the country, rising home prices have been shifting many Americans 25