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Watch Out: Smartwatches May Go Mainstream This Holiday Season
Wearable Tech

Watch Out: Smartwatches May Go Mainstream This Holiday Season

As software gets smarter and Apple enters the race, smartwatches may finally hit the mainstream later this year.
Emily Price
Twitter Posts Surprise Profit as User Growth Surges
Twitter

Twitter Posts Surprise Profit as User Growth Surges

The social-media company saw a 24 percent jump in monthly average users in the second quarter.
This Traveling Robot Isn't Just a Pile of Junk on the Side of the Road
Far Out Tech

This Traveling Robot Isn't Just a Pile of Junk on the Side of the Road

No joke: A robot made of an old bucket, galoshes and a computer 'brain' is attempting to hitchhike across Canada.
Jason Fell
Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader
Amazon

Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader

If the rumors are true, the nation's largest online retailer could give Square and PayPal a run for their money.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Hilton's $550 Million Mobile Push Will Turn Smartphones Into Hotel Room Keys
Business Travel

Hilton's $550 Million Mobile Push Will Turn Smartphones Into Hotel Room Keys

The initiative is aimed at younger travelers who are increasingly placing hotel reservations on mobile phones.
Geoff Weiss
Customized Ecommerce Meets 3-D Printing in Amazon's New Online Store
3-D printing

Customized Ecommerce Meets 3-D Printing in Amazon's New Online Store

Customers can design and create their own products in a new online shop announced by the Seattle-based ecommerce giant today.
Catherine Clifford
Blockchain Returns to the Apple App Store After Bitcoin Ban
Apps

Blockchain Returns to the Apple App Store After Bitcoin Ban

The popular Bitcoin wallet app is back after being pulled from the App Store in January.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, This Startup Will Be Watching You
Privacy concerns

Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, This Startup Will Be Watching You

Placemeter aims helps cities run more efficiently. But its tactics might creep you out.
Jason Fell
How Event Management and Analytics Gave This E-Vite Company a Boost
Events

How Event Management and Analytics Gave This E-Vite Company a Boost

Splash is the first platform that allows users to manage the entire life-cycle of an event.
The Most Expensive Domain Names in Internet History
URLs

The Most Expensive Domain Names in Internet History

A look at URLs that have sold for $1 million or more.
Alyson Shontell
Ride-Sharing Startup Lyft Is Coming to NYC (Yes, For Real This Time)
Ridesharing Apps

Ride-Sharing Startup Lyft Is Coming to NYC (Yes, For Real This Time)

After its first launch was held up by New York State Supreme Court, the San Francisco-based company is set to hit the streets in the Big Apple starting tonight.
Catherine Clifford
Comic-Con Restricts Usage of Google Glass
Google Glass

Comic-Con Restricts Usage of Google Glass

The latest Google Glass ban does not bode well for widespread adoption.
Geoff Weiss
What Every Great App Needs
60 Second Solutions

What Every Great App Needs

Mobile Roadie CEO Michael Schneider breaks down the qualities of a good app.
Entrepreneur Staff
Deliver Software Quickly, While Boosting Your IT Staff's Productivity
Software

Deliver Software Quickly, While Boosting Your IT Staff's Productivity

Continuous delivery allows companies to deploy smaller sets of features more frequently.
Andi Gutmans