Consumer

01.27.14
Consumers are out, business is in: Looxcie to focus on Vidcie enterprise solutions
01.27.14

Consumers are out, business is in: Looxcie to focus on Vidcie enterprise solutions

Parting is such sweet sorrow. Shed a tear for Looxcie's consumer aspirations, y'all, because the c...

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10.02.12
Pew Research finds 22 percent of adults in US own tablets, low-cost Android on the rise
10.02.12

Pew Research finds 22 percent of adults in US own tablets, low-cost Android on the rise

It shouldn't come as much of a surprise that more Americans than ever now own tablets, but if you'...

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08.08.12
Editorial: when the ecosystem is the product, picking a favorite isn't easy
08.08.12

Editorial: when the ecosystem is the product, picking a favorite isn't easy

Have you ever taken the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality test? If not, you will eventually...

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06.07.12
Consumer Cellular axes activation fees, retirees rejoice
06.07.12

Consumer Cellular axes activation fees, retirees rejoice

Now here's a trend we can really get behind. Consumer Cellular, the "exclusive wireless provider f...

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05.22.12
Dell profit drops 33 percent in Q1, both home and corporate sales take a hit
05.22.12

Dell profit drops 33 percent in Q1, both home and corporate sales take a hit

Dell hasn't been having the greatest of years, and the blows are still as heavy as ever in Round Ro...

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04.12.12
Facebook revealing the personal data it collects, won't spare your drunk-poking blushes
04.12.12

Facebook revealing the personal data it collects, won't spare your drunk-poking blushes

Facebook's massively expanding its Download Your Information service into an all-encompassing archiv...

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02.27.12
Best Buy to simplify return policy: 30 days, all products (including iPad)
02.27.12

Best Buy to simplify return policy: 30 days, all products (including iPad)

This past weekend, while noting the $50 discount on iPads at Best Buy now in force, I happened to...

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01.31.12
T-Mobile brings Square to select small businesses, does the mobile payment thing
01.31.12

T-Mobile brings Square to select small businesses, does the mobile payment thing

T-Mobile is throwing some of its weight behind the mobile payment movement this morning, becoming...

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