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6 hrs ago | Consumer Reports

Squeezing the deal out of Verizon's double-talk

When Verizon announced radically lower prices for its cell plans earlier this year, Dick Lambert was a happy man. Finally, the Minnesotan and his family could enjoy rates comparable to those offered by AT&T and Sprint.

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Related Topix: iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPod touch App, iPhone App

9 hrs ago | JD Supra

Think Before You Tweet: Top 5 Social Media Tips for Advisers

So Apple announced its new iPhone 6 etc. about an hour ago - it's probably old news by the time this post hits the wire, which is kind of my point.

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Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, LinkedIn, iPhone App, Twitter, iPhone, Startups, Facebook

11 hrs ago | CBS News

Startup tips from Paypal founder Peter Thiel

One of the tech world's most influential voices says progress should not be measured by one new phone after another. Peter Thiel co-founded PayPal back in 1998.

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Related Topix: PayPal, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups, LinkedIn, Social Software

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Ced Kurtz's TechMan Texts: Apple Watch may stay on fringe

There were MP3 players around before the iPod, but after the iPod everyone seemed to have one. There were smartphones around before the iPhone, but after the iPhone their use boomed.

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Related Topix: Music Players, Apple, Startups, Watches, iPod, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Telematics Update

Weekly Brief: Apple automotive buzz builds with new smart watch

Audi and AT&T partner up to offer data plans for $10 per month, as BMW debuts an app destined for the new Apple Watch. Andrew Tolve reports.

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Related Topix: AT&T, BMW, BMW i3, Hatchback, Ferrari FF, Coupe, Ferrari, Cupertino, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Small Business Trends

First Apple Smartwatch Announced, Other Mobile Tech Unveiled

It was a big week for mobile device providers. Apple made the long waited announcement about its latest smartphone and first smartwatch.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA, Cameras

Thu Sep 11, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Travel website: WineryGeek

HITS: It's tough to plan your wine tasting expeditions on the road. What you really need for planning purposes is one of those handy maps that winery associations stock at their members' tasting rooms -- or, of course, the Amador wine country map you'll find in today's edition of Eat Drink Play.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Livermore, CA, Temecula, CA

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Stocks finish higher, Apple bounce boosts tech stocks

Stocks rebounded after two days of losses and the S&P 500's largest decline in a month, led by the Nasdaq's 0.8% advance. Tech stocks were the best performers, led by Apple's +3% jump a day after the company unveiled the latest models of its iPhone and a line of watches; social media stocks also rallied, with Twitter +4.5% following an upgrade at UBS, Facebook +1% and Yelp +2.2% .

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

Tue Sep 09, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Yelp! Baton Rouge meets goal for dangerous tree-removal

Apple stock immediately jumped 3.8 percent after the announcement of its Apple Watch and new versions of the iPhone - the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Apple stock immediately jumped 3.8 percent after the announcement of its Apple Watch and new versions of the iPhone - the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

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Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Baton Rouge, LA, Grosse Tete, LA

Sat Sep 06, 2014

The Day

New in town? Maybe these guys can help

Being new in town can be a confusing, stressful and intimidating experience. But two recent Connecticut College graduates have developed a new app - aptly named Newintown - to help ease the transition to a new locale.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Connecticut College, Groupon, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Vision Monday

What ECPs Are Saying About Apps

"I put apps in two categories: things that help me medically, and things that help from a retail/sales standpoint. There's not always a direct ROI from what you're trying to sell.

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Related Topix: Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

WSJ Media and Advertising

CMO Today: Apple's Reputation Takes A Hit With Consumers

Here's your morning roundup of the biggest marketing, advertising and media industry news and happenings. Send tips, suggestions and complaints to steven.perlberg@wsj.com APPLE TRIES TO REGAIN REPUTATION AFTER LEAKS : Apple's prized reputation has faltered with consumers after dozens of nude celebrity photos leaked online, reportedly through Apple's iCloud system, CMO Today reports .

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Related Topix: Marketing, iCloud, Science / Technology, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Nike

Street Fight

Boxscore: Apple Will Dominate Payments, Says Everyone Except Apple

A weekly recap of the week that was in local tech with a mix of news bits, analysis and hearsay. First, what to watch for next week: Apple's big news event is on Tuesday , so prepare yourself for a week of total Apple-domination in the press.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

Tablet or Smartphone? It Matters When Designing Cloud-Based Products.

Entrepreneurs are building cloud-based products for customers with an ever-growing list of ways to access those products. There's the web browser, tablets, smartphones, phablets , wearables, browser apps, plugins, bookmarklets, etc.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Kim Komando: Downgrade cable package; catch shows other ways to save

ANSWER: You can always downgrade to a basic cable package and grab the shows you're missing another way.

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Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Facebook

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Denver Post

Reviews: new Foursquare, Glympse and video editor Fly

This undated screen shot shows "find a place" feature of the new Foursquare app for iPhone.

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Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Instagram, Netflix, Twitter

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Hudson Reporter

A cheesy app Hoboken man invents new way to count your pies

When Rick Mendes of Hoboken sat down with a reporter at Napoli's on Washington Street on a recent Tuesday, the choice was clear: the Italian restaurant's specialty is margherita pizza, and one 14-inch pie would easily satisfy both parties.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Life, Food, Pizza, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Motley Fool

5 Things Groupon's Management Wants You to Know

Earlier this month, for example, Groupon shares plunged, losing almost one-fifth of their value, after the local deals giant reported a quarter that fell short of analysts' expectations.

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Related Topix: Groupon, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Facebook, Social Software, iPod touchiPad App, Pages

USA Today

Q and A: Lower your cable bill

Lower your cable bill Q. I'm paying way too much for cable television. What can I do to cut the costs? A. You can always downgrade to a basic cable package and grab the shows you're missing another way.

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Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Facebook

Wed Aug 27, 2014

SFGate

Oaklanda s Chowtime aims to provide online...

Another company has jumped into the online restaurant reservation fray. ChowTime , based on Piedmont Avenue in Oakland, started up operations earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA, OpenTable, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups, Software

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