Topic: Business

Aereo Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Aereo Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

It’s been a rough year for Aereo, the TV streaming service that was slapped down by the Supreme Court earlier this year. After failing to redefine itself as yet another cable provider, the company today announced that … [Read more...]

New Report Sheds Light onto Apple’s Bad Sapphire Deal

New Report Sheds Light onto Apple’s Bad Sapphire Deal

When the iPhone 6 was debuted in September, tech fans were blown away – but were also puzzled by the lack of sapphire crystal screens, a feature we’d heard would be included for months before the reveal. A month … [Read more...]

Google and LG Sign 10-Year Global Patent Licensing Deal

Google and LG Sign 10-Year Global Patent Licensing Deal

Google and LG are getting a little closer, as today the companies today announced a ten-year global patent licensing deal. That means that over the next decade, neither company should have to jump over hurdles to license … [Read more...]

Lenovo Completes Motorola Acquisition from Google

Lenovo Completes Motorola Acquisition from Google

It’s been a pretty eventful year for Motorola: back in January, it was announced that Google was selling the company to Lenovo for $3 billion. Since then, Motorola has made major headlines with high profile releases … [Read more...]

Google Promotes Android Boss Sundar Pichai

Google Promotes Android Boss Sundar Pichai

As Android users anxiously await next week’s release of Lollipop, the newest version of their preferred mobile OS from Google, the company has given even more responsibility to the man responsible. Sundar Pichai, … [Read more...]

GT Advanced Cuts Debt Deal with Apple

GT Advanced Cuts Debt Deal with Apple

Earlier this month, the tech world was taken by surprise when GT Advanced Technologies – the firm that had signed a $578 million deal to provide Apple with sapphire crystal displays for its devices – filed for … [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...]

Amazon Opening Store in NYC for Some Reason

Amazon Opening Store in NYC for Some Reason

While we’ve yet to find an official press release, CNBC reports today that online mega-retailer Amazon plans to open a brick-and-mortar store in downtown Manhattan on 34th Street, across from the Empire State Building. … [Read more...]

Apple’s Sapphire Supplier Files for Bankruptcy

Apple’s Sapphire Supplier Files for Bankruptcy

While it’s not totally clear in terms of cause and effect, some more light may have been shed on the situation behind Apple’s use of sapphire crystal in its devices. Today, GT Advanced Technologies, the firm … [Read more...]