Time Zones are outdated, why don't we all switch over to 1 time standardview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – I don't understand what the point of time zones are. (Hardware)

Roku Could File for IPO Soon, Raise as Much as $150 Millionview story

http://hardforum.com – Roku, the little box and dongle that has been a savior to the cord-cutters and a curse on cable companies, looks to be posturing to go the IPO route in the near future according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. Quote: Roku is facing increased competition from Google and Amazon, and it will have to prove to investors that the company can still grow its traditi (Hardware)

Woman wants the less fortunate kids to stay out of her 'hood on Halloweenview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – http://www.wpbf.com/national-news/ri...#ixzz3H4gxctCx Quote: Dear Prudence, I live in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the country, but on one of the more "modest" streets—mostly doctors and lawyers and family business owners. (Hardware)

Microsoft Cloud Strength And Hardware Progress Drive Record 1Q Revenueview story

http://hardforum.com – Microsoft Corp. today announced revenue of $23.20 billion for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. Gross margin, operating income and diluted earnings per share (“EPS”) for the quarter were $14.93 billion, $5.84 billion and $0.54 per share, respectively. (Hardware)

Etsy Moves Further Into The Offline World With Launch Of Card Reader For In-Person Paymentsview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Crafts marketplace Etsy this morning announced a further expansion into the offline world with the launch of an Etsy card reader product designed for sellers who want to take credit and debit card payments in person. (IT news)

IBM And Microsoft To Offer Greater Choice In The Hybrid Cloudview story

http://hardforum.com – IBM and Microsoft announced today that they are working together to provide their respective enterprise software on Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud. As adoption of hybrid cloud computing accelerates, this relationship will give clients, partners and developers more choice in the cloud, helping them drive new business opportunities, spur innovation and reduce costs. (Hardware)

GT Advanced Technologies To End Sapphire Business And Settle Debt With Appleview story

http://techcrunch.com –  GT Advanced Technologies, the company Apple had entered into a deal with worth $578 million last year for the advance purchase of sapphire components, has reached an agreement with the iPhone maker to settle its outstanding debt. (IT news)

Zuckerberg Speaks Chinese, Internet Soils Itselfview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Mark Zuckerberg may only own one hoodie, as far as we can tell, but he is multilingual. The Facebook founder was interviewed at business school Tsinghua University today and answered all questions in Mandarin, to the delight of the audience and the relief of Renee Zellweger, who is probably happy that the Internet now has something to talk about besides her face. Read More (IT news)

NFC receiver/ sender device for pc compatible with android beam [on hold]view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I am very new to android development and I apologize in advance if this question is a duplicate or I have posted this in the wrong stackexhange forum. I am trying to develop an android (any version) application to transfer a string of text to a pc via NFC utilizing android beam. (HowTos)

FS: V1 Radar Detector, Sony RX100, other stuffview story

http://hardforum.com – Valentine 1 radar I have forsale a Valentine 1 radar detector. This unit is around 2 years old. It has the latest software as seen per the site below. This has been my pride and joy radar detector and has been great. It has just sat around not being used for the last year, and I don’t need it anymore. (Hardware)