— Jeff Weisbein

Jeff is the founder & CEO of BestTechie. He has over 10 years of experience working with technology and building businesses. He loves to travel and listen to music.

Here’s One Good Reason We Should Just Stop Nitpicking the New Lightsaber Design

Here’s One Good Reason We Should Just Stop Nitpicking the New Lightsaber Design

Wow. As I'm sure many of you know, the new Star Wars teaser trailer for Episode 7: The Force Awakens was released earlier today. So naturally, I watched it (ok, I lie, I watched it like 10 times). Regardless, the part … [Read more...]

I Traded In My Games and Consoles at GameStop and Got A Huge Surprise

I Traded In My Games and Consoles at GameStop and Got A Huge Surprise

Let it be known: I'm not a gamer. In fact, I very rarely play video games, so when I decided to move to Brooklyn, I thought it would be a good time to sell all my video games and consoles. There is a GameStop literally … [Read more...]

Here’s My Only Problem With Apple Selling Its Gold Watch for $4,000

Here’s My Only Problem With Apple Selling Its Gold Watch for $4,000

I always had a feeling Apple was going to try and make its smartwatch as much a fashion-piece as it would be a piece of technology. I mean they did it first with the iPod and then iPhone, turning technology into … [Read more...]

You Would Be Surprised How Similar Apple Pie and Apple Pay Sound

You Would Be Surprised How Similar Apple Pie and Apple Pay Sound

Earlier today, Apple released iOS 8.1.  The update includes a number of bug fixes and improvements to iOS (including bringing back the Camera Roll), but perhaps the biggest addition to iOS 8.1 is Apple Pay.  Apple is … [Read more...]

There’s A New Button in Town and It Wants to Help Publishers and Readers

There’s A New Button in Town and It Wants to Help Publishers and Readers

Disclosure: KYA is my company. I started KYA after being frustrated with existing analytics products for publishers. KYA just soft launched and is offering publishers a chance to get early access to the product (free of … [Read more...]

Move Over Search and Display Ads, Taboola Shows Discovery is Here to Stay

Move Over Search and Display Ads, Taboola Shows Discovery is Here to Stay

When it comes to online advertising, targeting the U.S. audience is a favorite amongst advertisers.  Typically though, advertisers have been focused on two major channels: search and display, but that may soon change. … [Read more...]

Cratejoy Launches Public Beta, Wants to Revolutionize Subscription Commerce

Cratejoy Launches Public Beta, Wants to Revolutionize Subscription Commerce

If you haven't noticed, subscription commerce has exploded in the past year or so.  There are so many subscription boxes out there, it's crazy -- Birchbox, Dollar Shave Club, BarkBox, etc.  But it's not just … [Read more...]

What’s The Deal With Those Plain iPhone 6 Boxes?

What’s The Deal With Those Plain iPhone 6 Boxes?

Like many people I got an iPhone 6 today.  As soon as I opened up the brown cardboard box containing the actual box the product was in, what I saw was not what I expected to see.  What I saw was a plain white box that … [Read more...]

Taboola-X Marks the Spot With Programmatic Ad Units On Your Site

Taboola-X Marks the Spot With Programmatic Ad Units On Your Site

When I sat down with Taboola CEO, Adam Singolda, last Friday in the trendy New York City Jane Hotel for breakfast I wasn't sure exactly what to expect, but I knew it had to be big news.  At a table in the corner of the … [Read more...]

Google is Secretly Testing A Content Recommendation Service to Compete With Taboola and Outbrain

Google is Secretly Testing A Content Recommendation Service to Compete With Taboola and Outbrain

Back in February, VentureBeat reported that Google was beta testing a new content recommendation platform for publishers that was slated to be released the following month.  March, April, May, June, and July came and … [Read more...]