6 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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.
11 hrs ago
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.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
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.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
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% .
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.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
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.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
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.
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 email@example.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 .
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.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Reviews: new Foursquare, Glympse and video editor Fly
This undated screen shot shows "find a place" feature of the new Foursquare app for iPhone.
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.
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.
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.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.