vAtlas.com - Home


 

  Welcome on Friday, 2014-11-28

Business


Entertainment


News


Tools






      
    




















Weather

U.S.
Canada
World
U.S.
U.S.
World
World
International Weather
U.S. Weather
Canadian Weather

QuickQuote

Enter Symbol:
 
Quote
Chart
Opinion
Profile
My Portfolio
My Stock Watch




Business & Technology

Forbes.com: Headlines
 


SOURCE DESCRIPTION:
Forbes Real Time news stream features up-to-date activity throughout Forbes.com. Watch news stories, photo galleries and video content publish in real time.


Stop Flooding Chinese People: Video With Filmmaker
Prominent among China's stunning natural-resource challenges is water. The country has a good supply of it in much of the south, particularly off the Tibetan Plateau, but not enough in much of the north, both for populous areas and for farming. A mammoth government effort to redirect the supply is [...]

•  

Which Small Businesses Need A Big Small Biz Saturday?
With awareness of Small Business Saturday rising and the generally fuzzy feelings people have for America?s small businesses, this Saturday could provide an important lift for many retailers . New data from Sageworks, a financial information company, show that small retailers (those with less than $5 million in annual revenues) are [...]

•  

Net Energy Metering -- Are We Capitalists Or What?
Whether net metering is a good thing or a bad thing overall depends on whether you?re an owner of rooftop solar arrays who see it as necessary to encourage solar installations and decrease residential loads, or a utility company that views it as giving rooftop owners a free pass on paying their fair share of maintaining the electric grid like everyone else does. As usual, it?s somewhere in between. But any adverse effects should not be felt on the grid for years, giving us a bit of time to work out the best system to employ it.

•  

'Resident Evil HD' Released Early In Japan
Being in Japan has its benefits, as the Biohazard HD Remaster (aka: Resident Evil HD) was released on PS3 and 360 yesterday. While the Western releases will be digital only, the Japanese version also has a retail boxed version (on PS3, the 360 version here is digital only). The PS4, [...]

•  

Top Five Black Friday Deal Sites
Every year retailers try to keep Black Friday discounts under wraps?and every year savvy consumers out-smart them when scans of ads are leaked online prior to the big day. Don?t be caught without the latest info: these five sites offer the latest ads, consumer guides, email alerts and more for shoppers hoping to score a deal this holiday season.

•  

Black Friday Bonus: How To Get The Best Deals
I despise Black Friday. It's a day I try to avoid as I take a day off from eating and devote to full time digestion. But millions of Americans live for it and think they're going to get the best deals of the year. Some two-thirds of shoppers surveyed by Accenture [...]

•  

The Insider Guides To Know In Marrakech
Actress Linda Kozlowski and her personal and professional partner Moulay Hafid Baba have a new, luxe bespoke travel company in Morocco.

•  

Holiday Gift Guide For Travelers On Your List
My Travel Holiday Gift Guide covers every kind of traveler, business and leisure, at every price point. Unlike many magazine gift round-ups, I have personally tried and approved each product - and I flew about 170,000 miles just last year.

Above links to Forbes Real Time open in a new window.

Finance & Law Headlinesmore Finance & Law Headlines » 


Personal Finance: Forbes.com
 more » 


•  Top Five Black Friday Deal Sites
Every year retailers try to keep Black Friday discounts under wraps?and every year savvy consumers out-smart them when scans of ads are leaked online prior to the big day. Don?t be caught without the latest info: these five sites offer the latest ads, consumer guides, email alerts and more for shoppers hoping to score a deal this holiday season.
•  Black Friday Bonus: How To Get The Best Deals
I despise Black Friday. It's a day I try to avoid as I take a day off from eating and devote to full time digestion.
•  Social Security Q&A: Will Court-Ordered Payments from My Ex Reduce My Benefits?
Today?s question asks if payments from an ex-spouse ordered by a court will reduce Social Security benefits. The answer reviews the effect of the court-ordered payments on retirement benefits based on the questioner's own record as well as on spousal and survivor benefits based on the ex's record.
•  10 Sneaky Online Shopping Tricks For Scoring Major Discounts
Online retailers use crafty ploys to score big with shoppers. Bargain hunters can strike back with tricks of their own. Here are 10 tips to help you nab the biggest discounts.
•  The Facts On Increasing The Minimum Wage
The minimum wage is one of those topics which tends to create a lot of attention. Those in favor argue that it will help the economy. Those opposed say it will hurt small businesses. Raise it? Keep it the same? What's the best decision? Find out in this article.
•  On Faith And Finance
I did something really scary. My soul’s desire to go back to freelancing finally overpowered my need an infinite stream of paychecks, a cadre of charming coworkers, and all the Tazo tea I could drink in a day. I sat down with my manager, stammering as I told her, “I have some news …” and then quit, giving a month’s cushion to tie up and transition projects. I gave her a hug, went back to my cubicle and felt like throwing up.



Industries & Technology Headlinesmore Industries & Technology Headlines » 


Technology: NYTimes
 more » 


•  E.U. Parliament Passes Measure to Break Up Google in Symbolic Vote
•  Bits Blog: New F.A.A. Report Tallies Drone Sightings, Highlighting Safety Issues
•  Bits Blog: What Waze Users Can Tell Us About Thanksgiving Travel Patterns


Technology: Forbes.com
 more » 


•  Net Energy Metering -- Are We Capitalists Or What?
•  'Resident Evil HD' Released Early In Japan
•  Art Garfunkel On The Tune That Changed His Life: Sounds of Silence

Technology: Wired
 more » 


•  Gift Guide: 10 Sweet Gifts That?ll Make Hard-Core Gamers Swoon
•  WIRED?s Top 50 Black Friday Deals
•  Eruptions from Japan?s Aso Becoming More Intense


Software News: The Register
 more » 


•  Azure has put new life into Active Directory
•  Singapore rides to rescue of local cabs by out-Ubering Uber
•  A WHOPPING 8 million Windows Server 2003 systems still out there

Slashdot News
 more » 


•  Ubisoft Apologizes For Assassin's Creed
•  Renewables Are Now Scotland's Biggest Energy Source
•  Researchers Discover an "Off Switch" For Pain In the Brain


Enterprise: The Register
 more » 


•  Festive streamers caught in Vulture's claws: Gadget-ogle for audiophiles, video geeks
•  The Glorious Resolution: Feast your eyes on 5 HiDPI laptops
•  UK computing museum starts reboot of 65-year-old EDSAC

    
Headlines selection:
By category:
By industry:

  Browse our Newsroom


By category:
Related links - our In-Depth Special:powered by vAtlas Directory home
[ The best of news resources ]



   Print page
Print page      Bookmark page
Bookmark page    Report page error
Report page error     

  |  Contact us   |  Privacy guidelines   |  Terms of service   |  Site map   |  Link to us!   |  
vAtlas.com - Home
Copyright 2014 vAtlas.com. All rights reserved.
php-powered site
Get Firefox!