peHUB Second Opinion 5.13

Can a snooping scandal break Wall Street’s Bloomberg addiction?

Bill Gates on Steve Jobs: We grew up together.

New York Attorney General to Apple, Google and Samsung: So, remind me, why can’t you very smart companies render your devices inoperable once they’ve been stolen?

The co-founder of Level Global Investors was just sentenced to 6.5 years in jail for illegally trading tech stocks.

McDonald’s is dropping its Angus Third Pounder burger to “make room for new and exciting choices.”

To help develop new displays for its growing number of mobile devices, Amazon just acquired Liquavista NV from Samsung.

Facial recognition comes to Google Glass.

The Justice Department has obtained two months of AP reporters’ and editors’ phone records in what the news organization’s top brass are calling a “massive and unprecedented intrusion.”

Boston-based flying car maker Terrafugia has introduced a new vehicle that takes off and lands vertically like a helicopter.

Hey, Newt, it’s called a “smartphone.”

Photo: Former U.S. Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich talks with George Stephanopoulos on ‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos’ in Washington September 30, 2007. REUTERS/Lauren Victoria Burke-ABC News