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How New Smartphones Boost Sales of Old Accessories
Smartphones

How New Smartphones Boost Sales of Old Accessories

Sales of older inventory are actually booming, fueled oddly enough by new phones from Apple, Samsung and Motorola, according to mobile accessory companies.
Ahead of Apple Event, Blogger Leaks iPad Air 2 Details
iPad

Ahead of Apple Event, Blogger Leaks iPad Air 2 Details

On his blog, tech writer Michael Andrew shares everything you want to know about the latest Apple tablet, the iPad Air 2.
Nina Zipkin
Samsung Heads for Dramatic Profit Fall
Samsung

Samsung Heads for Dramatic Profit Fall

The South Korea-based tech giant is expecting its first annual earnings drop since 2011.
An Entrepreneur Takes Aim at the Ubiquitous Bloomberg Terminal
Finance

An Entrepreneur Takes Aim at the Ubiquitous Bloomberg Terminal

Bloomberg's former global head of commodities has come up with an alternative to the widely-used trading platform.
Nina Zipkin
11 Things Android Phones Can Do That The iPhone Still Can't
Android

11 Things Android Phones Can Do That The iPhone Still Can't

With its iPhone 6 and iOS 8, Apple has introduced a few features that have been available on Android smartphones for quite some time. But some say Apple is still leagues behind in other ways.
Lisa Eadicicco
This Is Google's Achilles' Heel -- And Startups are Targeting It
Opportunity

This Is Google's Achilles' Heel -- And Startups are Targeting It

Could hungry entrepreneurs take a bite out of the tech giant in this particular area?
Ari Levy
Three Years Later, Clinkle Launches Less Than Impressive App
Mobile Payments

Three Years Later, Clinkle Launches Less Than Impressive App

The oft-maligned startup rolled out a product that looks very different from its initial $30 million idea.
Nina Zipkin
3 Millennial Marketing Lessons From the Selfie
Millennials

3 Millennial Marketing Lessons From the Selfie

Selfies exemplify how millennials are different from generations past. It's all about expression and a close, personal relationship with mobile technology.
10 Awesome Cases For Your New iPhone 6
iphone 6

10 Awesome Cases For Your New iPhone 6

The hoards have begun gathering ahead of the iPhone 6 release tomorrow. Here's a look.
Lisa Eadicicco
Amazon Releases Small Army of New Kindles and E-Readers
Amazon Kindle

Amazon Releases Small Army of New Kindles and E-Readers

Included are two devices under $100 as well as an all-new operating system, called 'Sangria.'
Jason Fell
The Holidays Are Coming: 4 Ways Startups Can Meet Shoppers on Mobile
Mobile Commerce

The Holidays Are Coming: 4 Ways Startups Can Meet Shoppers on Mobile

Sales on mobile devices are growing at a rapid pace, and startups without a mobile-marketing strategy are going to be left in the dust -- especially during the busy fourth-quarter holiday season.
This Man Made His Smartphone 'Distraction-Free' -- And It Changed His Life
Mobile

This Man Made His Smartphone 'Distraction-Free' -- And It Changed His Life

By removing a critical majority of his iPhone apps, the designer Jake Knapp says he lengthened his attention span and relearned how to 'enjoy (or at least be okay with) moments of boredom.'
Geoff Weiss
Go Big or Go Home: Apple Officially Unveils iPhone 6 With Larger Displays
Smartphones

Go Big or Go Home: Apple Officially Unveils iPhone 6 With Larger Displays

The sixth-generation iPhones also come with a new Retina HD display and a mobile payments system that some say could upend the credit-card industry.
Geoff Weiss
Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'
Mobile

Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'

Making less of an impact than Amazon hoped, the company dropped the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to 99 cents.
Nina Zipkin