Looking for a job, searching for a divorce lawyer, researching a medical condition or commenting on sensitive political issues that you don’t want anyone to know about? Or maybe youre using a public network in a hotel or coffee shop. How do you keep others from seeing your browsing history or tracking what youre doing on the Web? When considering Web privacy, there are two pieces that matter. The first is anonymity: how to keep people from knowing what sites [...]
Daily Archives: May 9, 2012
HOUSTON, May 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) – Enterprise Products Partners L.P. /quotes/zigman/229258/quotes/nls/epd EPD -0.95% today announced the start-up of the first train at the partnership’s new cryogenic natural gas processing plant at Yoakum, Texas. This facility has a design capacity of 300 million cubic feet per day (“MMcf/day) and can extract approximately 37,000 barrels per day of natural gas liquids (“NGLs”). During the start-up period, the plant will process existing Eagle Ford production in a reduced recovery mode to enable [...]
In Swim: Why We Love the Water, longtime ABC News correspondent Lynn Sherr investigates the lure and lore of swimming. Sherr covers the history of the strokes and the secret of buoyancy, the romance of swimming, and how it has evolved into the third-most popular sports activity in the United States. The interview runs about 22 minutes.
SARASOTA, Fla., Apr 12, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) – As smartphone and tablet usage becomes more and more widespread among children and adults alike, app-based social games present a powerful new opportunity to boost learning and development–and Obscene Interactive /quotes/zigman/608537/quotes/nls/obje OBJE +9.59% plans to capitalize. The potential for social and mobile games to teach new skills and critical thinking is considerable. The engaging touch-screen controls on iPads, iPhones, and Android devices are intuitive enough for even small children to master, and [...]
For starters, earnings season has just begun. The real test is the next two weeks, when more than 300 companies in the Samp;P 500 report. Apple, the most valuable company in the world, reports Tuesday. Topping estimates is no great feat. Publicly traded companies do it almost every quarter. They tell analysts to expect a number the companies know will be low. Then they can enjoy a “pop” in their stock price when — surprise! — they clear the hurdle. [...]