Honeywell Invests $10 Million to Expand BRNO R&D, Creates 300 Jobs

U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic Andrew Schapiro (3rd from left) celebrates the facility inauguration with Honeywell Industrial Safety Vice President of Engineering Cleo Cabuz, General Manager of Honeywell Technology Solutions in the Czech Republic Jiří Tomíček, Honeywell Safety Products President Sach Sankpal, and Honeywell Technology Solutions President Suresh VenkatarayaluHoneywell recently inaugurated three new research and development (R&D) laboratories Read more [...]

Becoming Steve Jobs Shares Jobs’ Human Side

Every new book about Steve Jobs will forever be measured against Walter Isaacson’s biography, which defined, for millions of readers, the man who built (and rebuilt) Apple. But the people closest to Jobs — the people who knew him best — say Isaacson missed the mark. “I thought the Isaacson book did him a tremendous disservice,” says Tim Cook, speaking out three years later. “It was just a rehash of a bunch of stuff that had already been written, and focused on Read more [...]

You can own this photo of Steve Jobs but it will cost you AT LEAST $13,000

That handsome, long-haired dude is Steve Jobs circa 1972, a senior in high school. And that piece of memorabilia, along with the whole high-school yearbook it belongs to, is being auctioned off right now on eBay by someone who went to school with Jobs. The seller, known only as"bcwright77," was friends with Jobs' sister and the sellers' brother had classes with Jobs, the person told Cult of Mac. The seller describes Jobs as a class clown type who didn't seem serious about school and even goofed off Read more [...]

Target to Cut ‘Several Thousand’ Jobs Over the Next 2 Years

Target announced on Tuesday that it plans to cut “several thousand” jobs over the next two years as part of the retail giant’s restructuring and $ 2 billion savings plan. The Minneapolis-based company, which employs 350,000 people globally and has roughly 1,800 box stores, said in a statement it will eliminate the positions while creating “centralized teams based on specialized expertise.” “The restructuring will be concentrated at Target’s headquarters Read more [...]

Natalie Portman Jumps On Steve Jobs Biopic Bandwagon

It’s been a whirlwind of changes for the past year and finally the forthcoming Steve Jobs movie is on the right track. This week, Natalie Portman signed on as a supporting role in the Danny Boyle flick, based on Walter Isaacson’s biography “Steve Jobs.” Early speculation suggests that the “Garden State” gal will likely play Steve’s daughter Lisa Bennan-Jobs, though nothing has been confirmed. As previously reported by the GossipCenter, Michael Fassbender will take on the lead role Read more [...]

Universal Studios Picks Up Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs Biopic

Up until this week it seemed the Aaron Sorkin-written film about Steve Jobs was nothing more than a dead project but now Universal Studios is reviving the flick. According to multiple sources, the former Sony movie is now a Universal property and they paid $ 30 million for the Danny Boyle-directed biopic. Produced by Scott Rudin, Mark Gordon and Guymon Casady, the still-unnamed Jobs movie will star Michael Fassbender in the lead role. And at this point there aren’t further details so stay linked Read more [...]

5 Legitimate Work-From-Home Jobs for At-Home Parents

The delicate balance between being making money for your family and being available for the people you love is an ongoing tight-rope dance for many families. Working from home sounds like an attractive compromise. But with poor-paying, time-sucking gigs and flat-out scams, it is hard to know what is legitimate. Yet [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]