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FAA Says Fliers Can Safely Use Most Electronics

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

The decision means that soon fliers won’t have to turn off their e-books, tablets and other devices during some parts of their flights. Still not OK: using cellphones to make calls.

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Soylent: An Offbeat Food Idea Investors Are Taking Seriously

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Inventor Rob Rhinehart has raised $1.5 million in seed funding for his powdered food alternative. He and his investors say there’s a big market for his product: time- and cash-strapped people currently living on takeout.

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JPMorgan Chase gains in small business satisfaction ranking

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) – JPMorgan Chase & Co ranked first in a small business customer satisfaction survey in three of four regions of the United States, a sharp improvement from 20th place nationally…

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Report: NSA Has Broken Into Google And Yahoo Data Centers

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Documents obtained from NSA leaker Edward Snowden and interviews with knowledgeable officials reveal the program, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.

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Community Supported Canning Gets Locavores Through Winter

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Farmers and small processors are marketing local canned and dry goods under the CSA model. They call small batch food processing “back-breaking work.” But many of them are in it to build their local food economy.

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