Microsoft has acquired advanced digital pen technology from Israeli company N-trig Ltd, a firm it has partnered with for seven years.
Although the terms of the deal were not disclosed, the Wall Street Journal is reporting Microsoft shelled out roughly […]
There’s no shortage of patents being licensed by tech companies, but every now and then one pops up that falls into the ‘too odd to believe’ category.
The latest to earn that dubious title is Microsoft’s emotion-sensing goggles.
Unless you’ve been in hibernation the past few years, you have either heard of or are now using cloud computing. Users looking to save money are embracing it. IT pros and investors are looking to make money are plowing money into it. What […]
Search engine optimization or SEO for short has evolved as an integral part of a Web-based strategy for most digital marketing efforts today. So much so, that there seems to be an inherent need to introduce the concept as an important stream of learning […]
If there’s one constant in the world of search engine optimization – or SEO for short – it’s this: change. Practices and techniques that may have worked just a couple of years ago may no longer be working in your best interests. And making sure […]
Google did not become the intergalactic Web titan it is today by focusing solely on itself. In fact, the world’s most influential search engine made its bones by creating an easy and unobtrusive online experience for the user.
And so it goes with its […]
Social Media News
Anonymous sharing app Secret is shutting down just 16 months after its launch both due to its plunging popularity and its CEO’s disappointment in the way it was being used.
The iOS and Android app enabled users to share messages within their circle […]
Twitter had a rough day Tuesday.
The microblogging site’s shares plummeted 26 percent after the company posted a first-quarter revenue well below analysts’ expectations.
To make matters worse, Twitter’s outlook for the current quarter and the whole […]
Twitter is acquiring marketing technology firm TellApart in a bid to give marketers more options when advertising with the social network.
Now that Twitter is the proud new owner of TellApart and all of its nifty technology, it can offer advertisers […]
Business & Marketing News
If you’re an FBA seller, chances are good that your discussions have turned to the fee increase that Amazon announced several weeks ago. In an online document entitled U.S. Fulfillment by Amazon Fee Changes 2015, Amazon rolled out its updates […]
The speed of change in the online business arena is being led by mobile devices. The transition of eCommerce to mCommerce has been breathtaking. mCommerce is the process of accessing digital information through mobile devices like Smartphones and tablets […]
As most business owners and online professionals know by now, a mobile website is a critical component of every company’s online presence and marketing strategy. With more than 80 percent of the population on mobile devices, it is essential to ensure […]
PayPal will soon be offering buyer protections on “intangible goods” — all of those digital goodies that we buy so much of these days.
The company today announced it is expanding its Global Buyer Protection to its users across the globe to cover […]
Microsoft wants to guess how old you are.
The software giant has launched a new ‘How Old Do I Look?’ tool that guesses a person’s age and gender after a picture has been uploaded.
Microsoft debuted the site, which uses the firm’s face […]
An 83-year-old AT&T customer was recently slapped with a $24,000 monthly phone bill after his modem malfunctioned.
The great-grandfather, who lives in the Los Angeles area, told the LA Times he contacted AT&T in March after his monthly bill increased […]