Report: Tech Job Salaries On The Rise

Posted On January 22, 2015

(San Francisco, CA) -- Tech jobs are paying better than ever. Tech jobs website Dice says the average tech salary rose two-percent last year to almost 90-thousand dollars. That figure was even higher in Silicon Valley at nearly 112-thousand dollars. More than a third of respondents to the survey said they also received a bonus.…

Biden Says Cities Seeing Benefits Of Obama’s Polices

Posted On January 22, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- Vice President Joe Biden is telling the nation's mayors that the administration's economic polices are working.   Speaking at the annual meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors Thursday, Biden echoed themes from President Obama's State of the Union address. He said tax breaks for the middle class help put dollars back…

BlackBerry CEO Says Apple, Netflix Violate Net Neutrality

Posted On January 22, 2015

(Undated) -- The head of BlackBerry is accusing Apple and Netflix of violating net neutrality. BlackBerry CEO John Chen wrote in a blog post today that by not creating apps for BlackBerry's platform, Apple and Netflix are discriminating against the cell phone company. Both Apple and Netflix are strong supporters of net neutrality, which is…

NJ Takes Over Financially-Troubled Atlantic City

Posted On January 22, 2015

(Undated) -- Atlantic City is being taken over by the state of New Jersey. Governor Chris Christie has signed an executive order allowing the state to officially takeover the cash-strapped casino resort town. Christie has decided to appoint New York attorney Kevin Lavin to assume control of Atlantic City's daily operations, while former Detroit emergency…

Super Bowl Ticket Prices Going Up

Posted On January 22, 2015

(Undated) -- Super Bowl ticket prices are going up. Prices were down almost 20-percent from last year on Sunday night, but they've made up all that lost yardage. The ticket search engine SeatGeek says the average price is now closing in on 33-hundred dollars for a ticket to the February 1st game between the defending…