Category: Technology

Google+ Hangout: Are Retailers Watching Our Every Move?

Google+ Hangout: Are Retailers Watching Our Every Move?

For better or for worse, consumers have gotten used to the idea of being tracked online. Retailers and other businesses have many methods at their disposal to see what we’re doing online so that...

How to get an iPhone 5 with unlimited data

How to get an iPhone 5 with unlimited data

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Unlimited data plans haven’t quite gone the way of the dinosaur, but they’re lurching toward extinction. Want to stay free from tracking the gigabytes of data your new iPhone 5...

Shale Gas Frackers Get Excited About … A New Sponge?

Shale Gas Frackers Get Excited About … A New Sponge?

          Smart Sponge, in its raw form. (Courtesy of Abtech Holdings) In Houston this week, at a fancy dinner in the Petroleum Club atop ExxonMobil’s downtown offices, the organizers of...

iPhone 5 Mania Descends on New York City

iPhone 5 Mania Descends on New York City

Year after year, launch after launch, Apple fans continue to show their unending fanaticism, lining up overnight – and even for days – to get their hands on the company’s latest iPhone. The iPhone...

Yahoo! Closes $7.6B Alibaba Deal as Marissa Mayer Gets Down to Business

Yahoo! Closes $7.6B Alibaba Deal as Marissa Mayer Gets Down to Business

New Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer’s work is just beginning, but for the first time in years, the beleaguered Internet company’s fortunes seem to be on the rise. When Marissa Mayer assumed command of Yahoo!...

AT&T Says It Sets iPhone 5 Sales Record

AT&T Says It Sets iPhone 5 Sales Record

AT&T says it set a sales record for the iPhone 5, with customers ordering more of them than any previous iPhone model on the first day of preorders and over the weekend. The Dallas...

Apple’s Secrets Aren’t So Secret Anymore, and That’s O.K.

Apple’s Secrets Aren’t So Secret Anymore, and That’s O.K.

Would it be possible for an intelligent bystander with no insider knowledge to write an imaginary script for an Apple media event — a day or two ahead of time — and mostly get...

Google Fiber Issues Public Challenge: Get Up To Speed!

Google Fiber Issues Public Challenge: Get Up To Speed!

[vsw id=”ffHLIZh0PHg” source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”] Six years ago this month, Google moved into one of the largest buildings in New York City. Google had only been public for two years and its stock price was soaring....

Without Music, Apple Would Be Nothing

Without Music, Apple Would Be Nothing

Eleven years ago, I watched Steve Jobs unveil the iPod at Apple’s Cupertino, Calif., headquarters. The following week, I made my best prediction to date: that descendants of the iPod would replace the PC, as they are...

The Iphone 5 and You…

The Iphone 5 and You…

Hi there – as I’m sure you know, today, AT&T announced we will offer iPhone 5 beginning next Friday, September 21.  Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 5 beginning this Friday, September 14...