Hancock, Beauprez sharpen their pitches to land RNC in Denver – Denver Post

Hancock, Beauprez sharpen their pitches to land RNC in DenverDenver PostDenver Mayor Michael Hancock, center, stands with former Rep. Bob Beauprez, left, and Colorado Republican Committee Chairman Ryan Call, during…

Bank of Tennessee names new Nashville market president – Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Bank of Tennessee names new Nashville market presidentNashville Business Journal (blog)“The wealth of knowledge that he has gained over the course of his banking career will enhance and continue to…

Hee wants law enforcement changes at ‘Iolani Palace – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hee wants law enforcement changes at ‘Iolani PalaceHonolulu Star-AdvertiserDLNR Chairman William Aila said it’s currently working well to have Honolulu police and sheriffs back up DLNR officers. When the etched…

Las Vegas one of eight finalists for GOP convention – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunLas Vegas is on a short list of eight cities still in the running for the 2016 Republican National Convention. In a tweet this morning, RNC Chairman Reince…

Many Topics on My To-Do List: Blackberry CEO Chen – Bloomberg

BloombergFeb. 25 (Bloomberg) — Bloomberg European business correspondent Caroline Hyde reports on BlackBerry Chairman and CEO John Chen’s focus for rebuilding the company and reaction to new products from Samsung…

FCC Opens Docket, Accepting Court Invite to Preserve an Open Internet – eWeek

eWeekFollowing a net neutrality court defeat, the FCC took new steps Feb. 19 to “ensure the Internet remains a platform for innovation.” With net neutrality threatened by a January court…

FCC Chairman to Address 2014 NAB Show – TV Technology

TV TechnologyWASHINGTON—Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler will provide the “FCC Keynote” at the 2014 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The address, which will be held April 8, 9-10 a.m.,…

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler To Speak At 2014 NAB Show – All Access Music Group

All Access Music GroupNAB Pres./CEO GORDON SMITH said, “Broadcasting has a lot at stake when it comes to actions taken by the FCC. We look forward to hearing from Chairman…

Courtney Stodden To Be At Night Of 100 Stars Oscars Party

Courtney Stodden, who rose to fame after turning the tragedy of being bullied for being beautiful into a marriage with 51-year-old Doug Hutchison when she was just 16-years-old, and then…

Could Satya Nadella be the next Microsoft CEO? – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorAfter a months-long search following the announcement from Microsoft’s current CEO, Steve Ballmer, that he would bid adieu to the top spot at the Seattle-based tech company, the…

Change is here: Are the Nationwide and Truck Series next? – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comDuring Thursday’s Sprint Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C., NASCAR Chairman Brian France outlined sweeping changes to how the champion is determined in the Sprint Cup Series. NASCAR announces overhaul to…

George Lucas on Tom Sherak: ‘An Honorary Jedi Master’ – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterThe “Star Wars” creator was among the actors, producers, politicians and Hollywood executives who expressed their messages of sympathy upon the passing the industry great, who died Tuesday at…

NBC Renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ for Seventh Season, Plans Live ‘Peter Pan … – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizNBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt is also ‘bullish’ about ‘Community’ returning for a sixth season, and jokingly says he wants Miley Cyrus for the live ‘Peter Pan’ holiday special. Tweet…

Network Neutrality: 10 Reasons You Should Care About It – eWeek

eWeekMuch has been written, blogged and said about the federal appeals court’s Jan. 14 decision that struck down the Federal Communications Commission’s “network neutrality” policy, which was aimed at ensuring…

FCC On Net Neutrality: Chairman Wheeler’s Ambiguous Statement Shows Lack … – International Business Times

International Business TimesFCC Chairman Tom Wheeler released a statement on Tuesday regarding what many are referring to as the death of net neutrality. However, instead of clarifying the position and…

Charging at issue in Internet case – The Lawton Constitution

The Lawton ConstitutionNEW YORK (AP) Will broadband providers start charging Internet services such as Netflix to deliver the massive amounts of data that streaming video and other content require? A…

Will end of net neutrality rules impact future innovation? – PBS

PBSThe FCC’s net neutrality rules were adopted to guarantee equal access to all sites on the Internet. But an appeals court ruling releases broadband providers from those guidelines, allowing them…

‘Net neutrality’ ruling will turn Internet into cable TV, critics say – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorA federal court on Tuesday struck down “net neutrality” – a concept cherished by free-speech and consumer advocates – because of the way federal regulators redefined broadband Internet…

Apple CEO Says Greater China iPhone Sales Hit Record High in First Quarter – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChina Mobile Chairman Xi Guohua said that millions of Apple’s iPhones already have been ordered by its customers. Shown, a mobile-phone shop in Beijing. EPA. China Mobile Chairman…

FCC Chairman Says AT&T Sponsored Data Plans Warrant Watching – CNBC.com

CNBC.comAT&T, which announced its plans on Monday, has tried to characterize the move as simply another billing option and argued it shouldn’t raise net neutrality concerns because sponsored data will…

Christie’s Waterloo – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsWhen Foye began to undo the closures, Wildstein wrote Kelly, “The New York side gave Fort Lee back all three lanes this morning. We are appropriately going…

CES 2014: A tech extravaganza in Vegas – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCoffee makers and a dishwasher that can be fired up while you’re out doing errands. Driverless cars. Wearable tech gear, and not just smartwatches, goggles and sunglasses — there’s…

Chairman Mao’s old home to reopen inside luxury mall – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukPIC NOTE: Qilai Shen ([email protected]) is doing photographs for this. Malcolm has his contacts in case there are any problems. Mao Tse-tung’s former Shanghai residence, a two-story lane house where…

China Marks Mao’s 120th Birthday With Muted Celebrations – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaBEIJING — China celebrated the 120th anniversary of Mao Zedong’s birth Thursday, with top leaders paying a ceremonial visit to Mao’s mausoleum and praising the achievements of the…

China marks muted 120th anniversary of Mao Zedong – CNN

CNN(Beijing, China) (CNN) — The mood at the 120th anniversary of Chairman Mao Zedong’s birthday is relatively muted, by Chinese standards. No spectacular fireworks, no big parades, as would have…

FCC could lift ban on in-flight calls this year – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Committee will vote Thursday on whether to gather comment about lifting the ban against cellphone calls on planes, but the chairman said he hopes…

SF CiTi Wants $500 A Year Membership, Pushing Out Poor Startup Members

Ron Conway, the famed tech investor and co-founder of Y-Combinator, started SF CiTi with the original objective of marshalling the San Francisco and San Francisco Bay Area Tech Community to…

CES Las Vegas 2014: Rupert Stadler, Audi Chairman, To Give Keynote At The Cosmopolitan

Rupert Stadler, the Chairman of Audi, will deliver the “Tech Titan” keynote address at International CES Las Vegas, which runs January 7th to 10th (photo: WorldCarFans.com) Rupert Stadler will discuss…

Steve Ballmer: Microsoft CEO To Retire Within 12 Months

“Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer To Retire Within 12 Months” – That was on the website over at Hacker News, and came from the Microsoft Website. My reaction: Steve Ballmer was…

Tony Earley: PG&E CEO Wrong; San Bruno Fire CPUC Penalty Will Not Bankruptcy Utility

Tony Earley, the PG&E Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, who’s name could be the start of a hip-hop song that goes “Tony Earley. Tony Earley. Tony Earley” is totally wrong…

Sam Mendes: Skyfall Director, And Daniel Craig, Return For James Bond 24

Sam Mendes, the critically acclaimed director of the hit James Bond movie Skyfall, and the 23rd installment in the most-successful movie franchise in history, is back to direct “Bond 24,”…

Oakland Raiders Stadium, Coliseum City Financing Problem, Ed Roski Update

Coliseum City Oakland Gets Bay Investment Group: Rashid Al Malik, Colony Capital LLC – UPDATE The Oakland Raiders are the reported target of Ed Roski, according to another well-placed source…

Stephen Ross, Miami Dolphins Super Bowl Bid Press Conference Video

Stephen Ross, the owner of the Miami Dolphins, and Rodney Barreto, the Chairman of the South Florida Super Bowl Host Committee, gave a press conference after they lost the Super…

Leslie Frazier, Joe Philbin, Ron Rivera, Mike Smith On The NFL Coaches Subcommittee

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has placed Minnesota Vikings Head Coach Leslie Frazier, Miami Dolphins Head Coach Joe Philbin, Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera, and Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Mike…

SF Transbay Transit Tower Groundbreaking 10 A.M. Today

The SF Transbay Transit Tower groundbreaking is an exciting development that this vlogger will attend today. Here’s the press release: Boston, MA, March 26, 2013 – Hines and Boston Properties…