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In smartphone mass-market, Samsung, Apple have margins on their minds

In smartphone mass-market, Samsung, Apple have margins on their mindsBy Miyoung Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - As the smartphone action shifts to the mass market, leaders Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc are under pressure to make their high-end phones more affordable to revive sales. Samsung, which said on Tuesday it would likely post a second straight quarterly profit decline, has knocked around a tenth off the price of its Galaxy S5 in South Korea, in the first such move for a marquee smartphone launch - the S5

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What's behind the increase in stay-at-home moms?

What's behind the increase in stay-at-home moms?NEW YORK (AP) — The rising cost of child care is among likely reasons for a rise in the number of women staying home full-time with their children, according to a new Pew Research Center report released Tuesday.

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Review: 'inFamous: Second Son' makes Seattle super

Review: 'inFamous: Second Son' makes Seattle superAh, Seattle, home of a thousand coffee shops, almost as many tech startups and the loudest fans in the NFL. Also, gangs of armed drug dealers, an oppressive paramilitary presence and a handful of superpowered rabble-rousers.

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Resolution says restructuring over, signs fund deal with Schroders

By Chris Vellacott LONDON (Reuters) - British life insurer Resolution achieved a 59 percent jump in pretax operating profit last year, it said on Tuesday, as it heralded the completion of its restructuring and signed a fund management deal with Schroders. The firm, set up by entrepreneur Clive Cowdery to buy underperforming life insurers, said it would adopt its Friends Life brand, dropping the Resolution name, while Cowdery will step down as a... Read more...

Google's lightweight image format makes YouTube pages load 10 percent faster

Google's lightweight image format makes YouTube pages load 10 percent fasterWe all want the internet to be faster, right? Well, Google is hoping to make that happen one YouTube thumbnail at a time. Its leaner WebP image format has been used on the Play store for some time now, and Mountain View's latest venue for the faster-loading files its video service.

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Does My Company Have to Comply with Obamacare?

Does My Company Have to Comply with Obamacare?Virtually every company in the country, regardless of size, has to comply with certain obligations under Obamacare. But what does that mean for your company?

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