Utah guv picks tech lobbyist Stan Lockhart, widower of Becky, to fill vacancy …

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Stan Lockhart smiles at a press conference where Governor Gary Herbert and Prosperity 2020 (business and education partners) announced a partnership to make Salt Lake a top ten location for technology jobs an

Wal-Mart E-Commerce Tech Director Named CIO at Online Retailer Yoox – The …

Yoox SpAYOOX.MI -6.65%, an Italian online retailer for high-end fashion brands, has named a former Wal-Mart Stores Inc.WMT -0.12% e-commerce technology director as its first chief information officer. Alex Alexander joined Yoox in June after thr

‘Cloud tax’ upsets Chicago tech community: ‘Life just got 9 percent harder …

Reports on Wednesday of the “cloud tax” took many Chicagoans by surprise, leaving providers and consumers of streaming and cloud services scrambling to understand the implications. Technology companies, among the heaviest users of cloud services

Tech jobs rise, but ‘silicon’ vision a stretch | www.ajc.com

Such phrases often come up these days when talk turns to metro Atlanta's tech industry. A string of jobs announcements and a growing cluster of tech businesses in Midtown have spawned talk that the sector will soon justify such a memorable moniker,

RB reflects on committing to Georgia Tech over FSU | College recruiting blog

Dedrick Mills turned down scholarship offers from Florida State, Auburn and South Carolina to stay closer to home and play for Georgia Tech. RB Dedrick Mills (247sports). The Ware County High School running back committed to Tech over FSU i

Cornell Wants People to ‘Collide’ on Its New NYC Tech Campus | WIRED

Caption: Cornell Tech recently broke ground on its new campus on Roosevelt Island. Cornell Tech. Gallery Image. Slide: 2 / of 7 . Caption: Architecture firm SOM created the master plan, which features a paved spine leading pedestrians to the centr

Ranking Texas Tech football’s 2015 roster: Nos. 10-6 | | Dallas Morning News

FORT WORTH, TX – OCTOBER 25: Davis Webb #7 of the Texas Tech Red Raiders throws the ball against the TCU Horned Frogs at Amon G. Carter Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images). We've reache

UPDATED: Jim Weaver, former Virginia Tech athletic director, dies | New River …

BLACKSBURG, Va., July 2, 2015 – Jim Weaver, whose vision and leadership as the director of athletics catapulted Virginia Tech in the Big East Conference and later the Atlantic Coast Conference, passed away at his Blacksburg home Wednesday night at ...

Homicide Victim Lived Dangerous Lifestyle: Mother | NBC4 Washington

The mother of a D.C. homicide victim desperately tried to save her daughter from a dangerous lifestyle, she told News4. (Published Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015). Updated 2 hours ago. The mother of a D.C. homicide victim desperately tried to save her daughte

Surgery Trumps Lifestyle for Beating T2DM | Medpage Today

Surgery achieved partial or complete diabetes remission in 29% to 40% of patients (depending on procedure used) at 3 years of follow-up, compared with none of the patients assigned to lifestyle intervention alone, investigators led by Anita Courcoulas ...

Vintage Highland Village gets a ‘lifestyle’ remake – Mississippi Business Journal

Jimmy Fowler founded Highland Village in 1972 and for two generations it maintained its niche as a premier high-end shopping place in Jackson. “Curated,” is the term that Lou Masiello uses to describe how Fowler and his son-in-law, Guy Boyle, manage

Video: Riding Sydney’s Northern Beaches – The Aussie Lifestyle – Pinkbike

DHaRCO teamed up with Sean Anderson to release an edit showing the lifestyle and riding in Sydney, Australia. We rented a house near our home on the Northern Beaches, and hit up our favourite local trails. The video is about life - work hard, play

New Balance Launches Lifestyle Sneakers With High-Tech Elements

The New Balance Lifestyle collection will soon boast a few new features. On July 1, the casual line — a division of the Boston-based athletic brand — will release updates to some of its most popular styles. And for the first time, they wi

Gruppo Campari, Eataly Enter Global Partnership Promoting Italian Lifestyle …

SAN FRANCISCO (July 1, 2015) – Gruppo Campari, with its iconic Italian drinks portfolio, has announced a global partnership with high-end Italian food market Group Eataly, to promote the Italian lifestyle around the world. Eataly, who prides itself

Ellen DeGeneres Adds ‘Lifestyle Guru’ To Her Resume, Wants You To Buy A …

It seems like most celebrities either launch a lifestyle brand or start a clothing line these days. Gwyneth Paltrow, Blake Lively, Reese Witherspoon and Melissa McCarthy have all done one or the other and now we can another name to the list -- Elle

Kim Kardashian About To Unveil A New Lifestyle Blog? | PerezHilton.com

Kim didn't share much about her upcoming venture, but if we had our way, it'd have to be a lifestyle blog to teach us all about living life to the fullest. Are you going to subscribe to her site once it launches?? [Image via Kim Kardashian/Instagr

Olympus Air crams a mirrorless camera into a smartphone-controlled lens

If your favorite camera is the one on your smartphone, Olympus' latest mirrorless camera may be the perfect way to step up your selfie game. The company introduced a new mirrorless camera Tuesday, the Olympus Air, a handheld interchangeable lens ...

Casio is making smartwatches, too

When America's greatest actor needed to defuse a bomb mounted to a passenger bus, there was only one name he could trust to keep time: Casio. Like Keanu Reeves, the company's fallen out of the limelight a bit since then. It has a comeback plan, though: ...

BlackBerry Android Smartphone Leaked in Photo; Venice Tipped for AT&T

Last week BlackBerry CEO John Chen said that the company would make an Android handset only if it could make it secure enough. Leaks continue to pour in about the company's 'Venice' handset, which is said to be powered by Android. The latest set of ...

Chevy’s 2016 cars can keep charging phones from overheating

Early summer on the East Coast hasn't been its usual level of brutal this year, but it's only a matter of time before smartphones start wigging out in the heat. Things only get trickier when you're charging up in your sweltering car, so Chevy cooked up

DNA sequencing shows how woolly mammoths got that way

In what is being called the "most comprehensive" study of its kind, a team from the University of Chicago claims that it has revealed the massive amount of genetic change needed for woolly mammoths to adapt to their arctic environment. The study, whi