Amazon Tries Breaking From the Streaming-Video Pack With Offline Viewing for New Kindles

Amazon has been spending a lot of time and money trying to catch up to Netflix in the subscription-video race. So far, not much luck: Many more people seem to be watching video via Reed Hastings’s service. But now Jeff Bezos has something new: Offline viewing. Amazon’s new line of Kindle Fire HDX tablets will … Continue reading

Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama appear in joint 60 Minutes interview

Former rivals all smiles as president heaps praise upon outgoing secretary of state – and possible White House successor Once-bitter rivals Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton made doubly sure the hatchet was firmly shoved into the earth during an interview love-in on Sunday that may raise speculation over a much-touted White House run from the … Continue reading

Hillary Clinton coy about future presidential bid during interview

Outgoing secretary of state says she ‘cares deeply’ about America but could not make predictions about the future Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton coyly batted away questions over any White House succession plan during a mutually appreciative interview on Sunday. The rare double appearance in front of the cameras gave ample opportunity for the once … Continue reading

Next Month’s Super Bowl Ads, Today

Old Super Bowl cliche: Lots of people watch it just to see the ads — they don’t care about football at all! New Super Bowl cliche: You don’t have to wait for the Super Bowl to see the Super Bowl ads — just check YouTube! Neither one of those are completely truthful, of course. For … Continue reading