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Amazon Unveils Its Fire Phone
Mobile

Amazon Unveils Its Fire Phone

The online retailer expands further into mobile with its first phone, complete with a 3-D interface and a media-recognizing feature called Firefly.
Nina Zipkin
With National Rollout, Will Starbucks Make Wireless Phone Charging the New Wi-Fi?
Starbucks

With National Rollout, Will Starbucks Make Wireless Phone Charging the New Wi-Fi?

Starbucks and Powermat are rolling out wireless chargers nationwide – and maybe revolutionizing how we charge our tech forever.
Kate Taylor
7 Stats Show Mobile Marketing is Crucial for Your Business
Mobile Commerce

7 Stats Show Mobile Marketing is Crucial for Your Business

Numbers don't lie. Everyone is using their smartphone everywhere to search for everything.
Brett Relander
Jealous Dog Chew Up Your Smartphone? That's What You Get. (Infographic)
Smartphones

Jealous Dog Chew Up Your Smartphone? That's What You Get. (Infographic)

Some 28 million gadget-loving Americans have had a pet wreak havoc on an electronic device.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Amazon Will Now Manage Subscription Payments for Startups and Businesses
Growth Strategies

Amazon Will Now Manage Subscription Payments for Startups and Businesses

Forging into PayPal's territory, Amazon expands its reach with online payments.
Laura Entis
Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18
Amazon

Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18

It's like nothing we've ever seen before! Wait, we've never seen it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Millennials Check Their Phones 43 Times a Day. This Is What They're Looking For. (Infographic)
Smartphones

Millennials Check Their Phones 43 Times a Day. This Is What They're Looking For. (Infographic)

To access that most desirable young and plugged-in demographic, brands need to be more responsible than ever about what they are sharing, when and how often.
Catherine Clifford
New iOS 8 Feature Can Help You Find a Lost iPhone, Is Also Kind of Creepy
Security

New iOS 8 Feature Can Help You Find a Lost iPhone, Is Also Kind of Creepy

Lost your phone? Bummer. But Apple has one more way for you to locate it.
Jason Fell
This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000
Smartphones

This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000

High-end mobile phone company Vertu's new smartphone comes with a 24-hour global concierge service.
Matt Clinch
Smart Apps Are Great, But Do They Know Too Much?
Technology

Smart Apps Are Great, But Do They Know Too Much?

Concerns about privacy abound when it comes to providing info to virtual assistant apps such as Google Now, Mynd and Cortana.
Cadie Thompson
Here's How to Quit the iPhone and Switch to an Android
Android

Here's How to Quit the iPhone and Switch to an Android

What you need to do to properly switch to a new device that might be bigger and better than what the iPhone offers.
How to Make Sure You Still Get Texts If You Ditch Your iPhone
iPhone

How to Make Sure You Still Get Texts If You Ditch Your iPhone

Thinking about switching your iPhone for a non-iPhone brand? Read this guide first.
This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers
Technology

This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers

Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses
Internet of Things

Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses

As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve.
Catherine Clifford