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Facebook Looks to the Future with $2b Acquisition of Oculus Rift

Facebook Looks to the Future with $2b Acquisition of Oculus Rift

Facebook announced yesterday that it’s moving to make yet another multi-billion dollar acquisition of a burgeoning tech firm. The most surprising part is that, unlike its $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp,…

New Policies, Old Age Leading to High Workers’ Comp Rates in Santa Monica

New Policies, Old Age Leading to High Workers’ Comp Rates in Santa Monica

Over the last half of 2013, according to a report generated by Santa Monica city officials, City Hall spend a whopping $3.8 million on medical bills and lost wages that…

Paltrow Lets E! in on Her Teeth Whitening Secret: Coconut Oil

Paltrow Lets E! in on Her Teeth Whitening Secret: Coconut Oil

Part-time Iron Man sidekick and full-time health-nut Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed her all natural tooth whitening secret to the world. In an interview with E!, the Goop founder revealed that…

Energy-Efficient Homes Better Suited for Even the Harshest Winters

Energy-Efficient Homes Better Suited for Even the Harshest Winters

The Polar Vortex and Winter Storm Titan hammered parts of the U.S., bringing record-setting cold temperatures and harsh weather throughout this winter. As an added bonus, the brutal cold brought…

Facebook Castrates Free Marketing, Moves Towards Paid Services

Facebook Castrates Free Marketing, Moves Towards Paid Services

Facebook has long been a powerful, reliable marketing tool for businesses of all types. With no group is this more true than with small and medium-sized businesses. More than 20 million…

Twitter Madness as NCAA Basketball Tourney Tips Off

Twitter Madness as NCAA Basketball Tourney Tips Off

With the NCAA Basketball Championship tourney tipping off today, “March Madness” is now in full effect. The occasional cheer will ring through offices for the next few weeks as workers…

Pippen Laying Bricks Trying to Sell His Home

Pippen Laying Bricks Trying to Sell His Home

For most Americans, dunking is impossible. Throughout his NBA career — which featured six NBA titles — Scottie Pippen made it look easy. However, he is finding that selling a…

Apple to Roll Out New Feature That Makes Smartphones Accessible Inside Automobiles

Apple to Roll Out New Feature That Makes Smartphones Accessible Inside Automobiles

From the iPod to the iPhone to the iPad, there’s no denying that Apple has had quite the decade. Now, the hugely profitable tech giant is sending out signals about…

Buffett, Analysts Recommend Moving Toward More Real Estate Investments

Buffett, Analysts Recommend Moving Toward More Real Estate Investments

In his annual letter to the shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, one of the world’s most successful investors and one of the its richest men, gave a very interesting…

Justice Department Lifts Hiring Freeze, Welcomes New Lawyers

Justice Department Lifts Hiring Freeze, Welcomes New Lawyers

After three years, the Justice Department has finally lifted its hiring freeze, finally welcoming many new, young lawyers into the fold. For several years, attorneys hoping to get a job with…