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This New Startup Aims to Revolutionize Selling Your Old Electronics

This New Startup Aims to Revolutionize Selling Your Old Electronics

A mobile app called FOBO holds 97-minute local auctions for your old electronics, where you're guaranteed a sale.
This 24-Hour On-Demand Ice Machine Is a Game Changer

This 24-Hour On-Demand Ice Machine Is a Game Changer

A newcomer to the Franchise 500, IceBorn boasts a proprietary system that can be controlled and monitored by franchisees remotely via a smartphone.
 The Guide to Surviving Without Your Smartphone (Infographic)

The Guide to Surviving Without Your Smartphone (Infographic)

Can you last more than a day without being connected to your phone? Here are some tips on how you can make it through.
The Wackiest Gadgets and Other Tech at CES

The Wackiest Gadgets and Other Tech at CES

More than just TVs and computers, a number of bizarre products launched this year during CES.
8 Ways Retailers Should Target Smartphone Users

8 Ways Retailers Should Target Smartphone Users

Many sellers missed a big opportunity this past holiday shopping season. Here's what they can do later this year.
The Connected Home: A Huge Opportunity But Slow to Catch On

The Connected Home: A Huge Opportunity But Slow to Catch On

Representatives from LG, Lowe's and Verizon discuss why the market for these smart gadgets has potential but hasn't exploded yet.
New From CES: Improve Videos on Your Smartphone With This Smart App

New From CES: Improve Videos on Your Smartphone With This Smart App

Magisto's CamCrew helps you shoot the perfect video with your smartphone, and then edits it for you.
Wearable Tech, Marissa Mayer, Entrepreneurs and Innovation: A CES 2014 Preview

Wearable Tech, Marissa Mayer, Entrepreneurs and Innovation: A CES 2014 Preview

A bird's eye view of what's set to take place at the big tech event in Las Vegas next week.
'Her' Got Us Thinking. Can You Love -- Like, Really Love -- Your Technology?

'Her' Got Us Thinking. Can You Love -- Like, Really Love -- Your Technology?

Joaquin Phoenix stars in a movie about a man who falls in love with an operating system that has an oh-so-tantalizing voice.
Doomed BlackBerry Bombs in the Third Quarter With $4.4 Billion Loss

Doomed BlackBerry Bombs in the Third Quarter With $4.4 Billion Loss

The once-ubiquitous handset manufacturer announced a $4.4 billion loss in its first quarterly earnings report under the stewardship of interim CEO John Chen.
Yes, You Can Turn a Paper Airplane Into a Smartphone-Powered Jet

Yes, You Can Turn a Paper Airplane Into a Smartphone-Powered Jet

PowerUp 3.0 attaches to your standard paper airplane, turning it into a high-tech remote-controlled airliner.
Apple Becomes China's Third Highest Smartphone Distributor

Apple Becomes China's Third Highest Smartphone Distributor

The iPhone 5 is the best-selling smartphone around the world, and Apple could be number one in China by January if a deal with China Mobile goes through.
Top 10 Apps for Instant Messaging (Infographic)

Top 10 Apps for Instant Messaging (Infographic)

A look at the features and popularity of web applications including the likes of WeChat, WhatsApp and Snapchat.
Thanks to This Gadget, Your Message Alerts Can Smell Like Coffee

Thanks to This Gadget, Your Message Alerts Can Smell Like Coffee

The Scentee device releases a puff of scent like apples or jasmine whenever you get an email or someone comments on your Facebook page.
10 Trends for 2014: We Seek Imperfect, Human Moments. With Our Smartphones at the Ready.

10 Trends for 2014: We Seek Imperfect, Human Moments. With Our Smartphones at the Ready.

New York City-based advertising agency JWT defines the 10 trends that are expected to shape how we think and what we want in the New Year and beyond.

Mobile Carriers Say No to Proposed 'Kill Switch' to Deter Smartphone Theft

A trade group representing companies including Verizon and AT&T has rejected the feature that would make mobile devices unusable if stolen.
Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

More work environments are adopting "bring you own device" policies but it's raising malware concerns.
A Realistic Digital Detox in 5 Easy Steps

A Realistic Digital Detox in 5 Easy Steps

It's no secret that technology can be both a safety blanket and an albatross. Here are easy and practical ways to ease your dependence and refresh your focus.
If BlackBerry's New CEO Is Fired, He Walks With $6 Million

If BlackBerry's New CEO Is Fired, He Walks With $6 Million

The floundering Canadian tech company has set up John Chen with a mostly stock-based compensation package, but cash if he is terminated.
10 Questions to Ask When Shopping for Your Next Smartphone

10 Questions to Ask When Shopping for Your Next Smartphone

Expert tips to help you find the best possible smartphone to meet your business needs.

Google Takes a Step Forward With Nexus 5 Release

Nexus 5 could lead to more relatively inexpensive unlocked phones and flexible plans to serve them in the U.S. market.
10 Easy Steps to Track, Lock and Wipe Data From Your Android Devices

10 Easy Steps to Track, Lock and Wipe Data From Your Android Devices

If your Android-powered phone or tablet is lost or stolen, follow these steps to set up the Android Device Manager now.
7 Tips to Make Your Email Marketing More Mobile-Friendly

7 Tips to Make Your Email Marketing More Mobile-Friendly

As more people go mobile, consider these important suggestions to make sure people are opening your emails on their smartphones.
4 Famous Crowdfunding Fails

4 Famous Crowdfunding Fails

As we celebrate the top 100 crowdfunded companies, we take a look at some of this year's biggest crowdfunding flops.
BlackBerry Founders Consider Takeover

BlackBerry Founders Consider Takeover

Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin, co-founders of the company now known as BlackBerry, are considering a bid that could save the embattled smartphone maker.

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