H-P to Buy Aruba Networks for $2.7 Billion

Hewlett-Packard Co. agreed to acquire wireless-networking company Aruba Networks Inc. in a deal valued at roughly $2.7 billion, expanding H-P’s capabilities in the mobile market. H-P is offering $24.67 a share, a 1% discount to Aruba Network’s close on Friday, when the stock reached the highest level in nearly two years following a report about […]

Microsoft Plays Waiting Game in Smartphone Race

Microsoft Corp. has a new fix-it plan for the company’s smartphone business: Wait a little longer. Microsoft’s $9.4 billion purchase last year of Nokia Corp.’s mobile-phone business was billed as a way to revive Windows Phone, the company’s four-year-old smartphone operating software. So far, Microsoft has fallen further behind. The…

Google Confirms Wireless Service Plans

Google Inc. said it plans to launch a U.S. wireless service, raising a new risk of tension between the Internet company and the wireless carriers that support its Android mobile-operating system. The service would be small-scale and not intended to compete with the four big U.S. national carriers, Sundar Pichai, the Google executive who oversees […]

Zuckerberg Moves to Mend Fences With Telecom Industry

Mark Zuckerberg is trying to mend fences with the telecom industry. Facing criticism from carriers that say Facebook Inc. is hurting their business models, Mr. Zuckerberg struck a conciliatory tone Monday, saying the only way to expand Internet access around the world is if carriers’ revenue grows too. “It’s really important not to lose…

Fake Orders Raise Scrutiny on Alibaba

When Mr. Cui, an entrepreneur in the southeastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, wanted to draw more attention to the hair clips and costume jewelry he sold on the shopping sites of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., he says he turned to fake orders. Faking orders, or “brushing,” as it is called in China, involves […]

How to Fake It ’til You Make It Without Being Deceitful

When it comes to moving ahead, we all have to shoot for a stretch job or project from time to time. But getting someone to take a chance on you can be tough, especially in environments that are risk-averse. Some try the “fake it till you make it” approach, but how much should you fake? […]

Train Yourself to Wake Up Earlier One Minute at a Time

There are a couple ways to get yourself out of bed earlier, but one of the most effective is training yourself over time. If you want to seamlessly move into an earlier wake time, and have the time, you can ease into it by waking up just a minute earlier every day. How to Stop […]

Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free for All Budding Game Developers

If you’ve ever been interested in game development, animation, or digital visualization, the complete Unreal Engine 4 suite is now free for anyone to download and use. Today Epic Games, made it possible for anyone to become a game developer with Unreal Engine 4. The Unreal Engine has been used to develop games on almost […]

Aim to Save for a Third of Your Child’s College to Spread Out Costs

College gets more expensive every year, making it difficult to save enough to pay for your kid’s entire education. Instead, set your savings goal at one third of what you think their higher education costs will be so that you’re prepared to cover at least that much by the time they leave for school. How […]

The Pocket-Sized Daily Survival Bag

Bags don’t always have to be big and sit on your shoulders. Everyday Carry reader Sergey shares his pocket-sized bag that’s packed with everything he needs on a daily basis. The bag’s a Maxpedition Micro. Here’s what’s inside: Sharpie Permanent Marker Leatherman Style CS Fenix E05 Flashlight Marco Pencil Ipod Shuffle 4th gen 2gb Opinel […]

Netflix is launching in Australia and New Zealand on March 24

New Zealanders and Australians, rejoice! Netflix is finally coming downunder, beginning on March 24. The company announced the news today alongside a number of partnerships with internet providers that will allow customers to watch without fear of exceeding their data caps. Many in these parts of the world currently use services that circumvent Netflix’s geo-locks […]

Puzzle game inspires an artist to rethink the concept of animal portraits

If you played Tangram as a child, constructing objects from various shapes may bring back a familiar creative urge. That’s what seems to have happened to French artist, Manoou, who was inspired by the concept of the ancient Chinese game and applied its technique to an extensive series of brilliant animal portraits. The images are intricate, lifelike […]

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