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Apple to Pay $24 Million for Infringing on Ancient Pager Patents
Patents

Apple to Pay $24 Million for Infringing on Ancient Pager Patents

The patents were granted in the 1990s.
Laura Entis
In a Catch-22, This App Rewards People for Setting Down Their Phones
Mobile

In a Catch-22, This App Rewards People for Setting Down Their Phones

A trio of Singaporean entrepreneurs just won $30,000 in funding for an app called Apple Tree, which is designed to encourage face-to-face interaction.
Geoff Weiss
Starbucks Stores in This City Now Have Phone Charging Stations for Customers
Starbucks

Starbucks Stores in This City Now Have Phone Charging Stations for Customers

With an upcoming national rollout, dead battery anxiety is soon to be a thing of the past -- as long as you're near a Starbucks.
Kate Taylor
For Amazon, Cloud Wars Heat Up
Competition

For Amazon, Cloud Wars Heat Up

Amazon Web Services serves more than 1 million companies, but growing competition is starting to stifle growth.
JP Mangalindan
The Psychology Behind Choosing a Killer Domain Name
Domain names

The Psychology Behind Choosing a Killer Domain Name

It's one of the most important decisions you will make for your business. Here's how to choose a domain that's simple, memorable and relevant.
Neil Patel
Intel's Upscale Bracelet Has Google Alerts, AT&T Data Plan
Wearable Tech

Intel's Upscale Bracelet Has Google Alerts, AT&T Data Plan

Aimed at fashion-conscious women, the bracelets represent an attempt to stand out in a growing field of often-clunky smartwatches.
What Midsize Cities Must Do to Boost Entrepreneurship
Politics

What Midsize Cities Must Do to Boost Entrepreneurship

Instead of trying to become the next Silicon Valley, the mayor of 'Gig City' says emerging tech hubs should focus on its own unique assets.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
IBM Launches Business Email That Integrates Social Media
Email

IBM Launches Business Email That Integrates Social Media

One of the goals is to be able to learn a user's behavior and predict interactions with co-workers.
Soon, Almost Everyone Over the Age of 6 Will Have a Mobile Phone: Report
Mobile

Soon, Almost Everyone Over the Age of 6 Will Have a Mobile Phone: Report

The report by communications giant Ericsson also stated that mobile growth is happening the fastest in India and China, with video comprising the largest segment of data traffic.
Geoff Weiss
5 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Travel
Travel Tips

5 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Travel

Let's face it: It's going to be stressful. Here are a few tech tips to make it easier.
Jason Cipriani
Nokia Revives the Brand With Launch of iPad Lookalike
Tablets

Nokia Revives the Brand With Launch of iPad Lookalike

The 'N1' comes just six months after the company sold its ailing phones and devices business to Microsoft for over $7 billion.
Snapchat Partners With Square for Payment Service
Mobile Payments

Snapchat Partners With Square for Payment Service

The new service essentially lets users send money to each other.