Apple Watch, iPhone 6 unveiling: Who are the winners and losers?

The iPhone 6, left, and iPhone 6 Plus should benefit plenty of companies. But there will be losers, too. CNET With the unveiling of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones, as well as the Apple Watch, it’s clear that Apple stands to gain a lot, with preorders already breaking records and hype building […]

iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus: Which Apple Phone Should You Buy?

Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus go on sale Friday, Sept. 19. And while many of the Apple faithful know which one they’ll be bringing home, you’re still torn between the two handsets. Should you go for the sleek and slender 4.7-inch iPhone 6 or snag the big-screen 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus? Will you tire of […]

As iPhone 6 Looms, Apple Healthkit Hype Is Out Of Control. A Reality Check.

Apple’s iPhone 6 won’t be available until Friday, but the iPhone’s new operating system — iOS 8 — will be released on Wednesday. That means Apple’s signature new health software, HealthKit, is just hours away. And Christina Farr’s exclusive report for Reuters — that Stanford University Hospital and Duke University are preparing new clinical trials, using Apple’s […]

Monsanto Fund awards grant to Jasper schools for technology

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 2:46 pm Monsanto Fund awards grant to Jasper schools for technology By Emily Younker Joplin Globe Posted on Sep 16, 2014 by Emily Younker JASPER, Mo. — The Jasper School District has received a $10,000 grant from America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education that will be used for laptop computers in […]

Ventiv Technology Announces Leadership Team

Ventiv Technology (formerly Aon eSolutions), a provider of risk, insurance and safety software solutions, announced that the same management team at Aon eSolutions will now be responsible for leading Ventiv Technology. Prior Aon eSolutions leaders who are part of the extended management team at Ventiv Technology include: Kathy Burns is the CEO of Ventiv Technology. […]

Australian Mosquito Appears in California

Officials say an Australian mosquito has made what is believed to be its first U.S. appearance in the Los Angeles area. Los Angeles County vector control officials said in a statement Tuesday that the mosquito that goes by the nickname Aussie Mozzie has been found in Monterey Park and nearby Montebello. The mosquito can transmit […]

Flatow, ‘Science Friday’ Settle Claims Over Grant

Radio host Ira Flatow and his “Science Friday” show that airs on many National Public Radio stations have agreed to pay nearly $146,000 to settle civil claims that they misused money from a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation, federal officials said Tuesday. Flatow and the show did not admit any wrongdoing, but […]