Pinterest Drives Sales Better Than Facebook As Pins Live Longer On Web
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Pinterest Drives Sales Better Than Facebook As Pins Live Longer On Web

Pinterest has become the dominant social-media sales driver for many companies, beating out Facebook and Twitter, partly because pins and re-pins of products last longer on the Web, according to visual-data analytics … [Read more...]

Move to digital media so far has meant lost freedoms, same high prices
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Move to digital media so far has meant lost freedoms, same high prices

Physical media -- a CD, a Blu-ray or a video game -- is, most of the time, free. A CD can be played on any CD player. A Blu-ray disc can be played on any Blu-ray player. And a video game can be played on any console … [Read more...]

Introducing Shouts: We’re Giving You Power Over Our Home Page
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Introducing Shouts: We’re Giving You Power Over Our Home Page

During his Stanford commencement speech, Steve Jobs told the graduates to stay hungry and stay foolish -- these are words I try to live by everyday.  It's those words that make me strive to be a better person and … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-up: Xbox One loses DRM, Instagram adds video
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Weekend Wrap-up: Xbox One loses DRM, Instagram adds video

This week wasn't quite as jam-packed with news as last week, but we still had enough going on that I couldn't squeeze some pretty big Apple news into the headline. The news I'm referring to is that Apple's TV "hobby," … [Read more...]

First Trailer for Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ Released
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First Trailer for Ashton Kutcher’s ‘Jobs’ Released

The first trailer for Ashton Kutcher's Jobs movie has been released.  The film is going to be released nationwide on August 16, 2013. The 2 minute and 20 second trailer looks quite promising, despite the movies mixed … [Read more...]

Apple posts iOS fragmentation chart, 93% of users on iOS 6
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Apple posts iOS fragmentation chart, 93% of users on iOS 6

When Apple announced that over 90% of all iOS users were using the latest version of the mobile operating system, iOS 6, they weren't kidding. Apple has just updated their iOS Developer Center with the chart above, … [Read more...]

Sony’s Twitter Says #ItsTime for a New SmartWatch
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Sony’s Twitter Says #ItsTime for a New SmartWatch

Based on several tweets over the last few days, it would seem that Sony is getting ready to announce a new piece of wearable tech that could become the next big fashion accessory of the 21st century. A post on the … [Read more...]

The Majority of Facebook’s New Features and Apps Have Failed
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The Majority of Facebook’s New Features and Apps Have Failed

Yesterday, Instagram (owned by Facebook), released Instagram Video, a new feature that allows users to take 15 second video clips with the option to apply 13 different filters.  This is a feature Facebook is very proud … [Read more...]

Google Puts an End to “Useless” Brainteasers During Job Interviews
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Google Puts an End to “Useless” Brainteasers During Job Interviews

In addition to having a workplace so desirable that Willy Wonka-style bro-comedy movies are being made about its campus, Google also seems to have an equally wacky hiring process involving quizzing applicants with … [Read more...]

Facebook Rolls Out Video On Instagram
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Facebook Rolls Out Video On Instagram

Facebook is adding video capabilities to Instagram, its popular photo-sharing app, in an effort to compete with the increasing popularity of Vine, the company said at its press event at its Menlo Park headquarters … [Read more...]

The Future of MakerBot and Stratasys
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The Future of MakerBot and Stratasys

We're here at MakerBot Industries HQ in Brooklyn, New York for a press event.  Yesterday, Stratasys announced it would be acquiring MakerBot in an all stock deal worth $403 million.  On stage, Bre Pettis, founder and … [Read more...]

Xbox One DRM reversal leaves some gamers disappointed
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Xbox One DRM reversal leaves some gamers disappointed

It seems that Microsoft's Xbox One just can't win in the court of public opinion. The Web is still buzzing about Microsoft's reversal of its Xbox One DRM policies, but not everyone is in favor of the company's … [Read more...]