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  • Google turning barges into floating retail stores, report says

    Google turning barges into floating retail stores, report says
    Exactly what Google wants to do with the barges being built on both coasts are becoming a bit clearer. According to a new report, there will actually be three barges and they will be used as floating retail stores for Google's new Glass eyewear....
  • Star Wars posts first Instagram and it's a Darth Vader selfie

    Star Wars posts first Instagram and it's a Darth Vader selfie
    Do not underestimate the power of the force ... or the front-facing camera, Darth Vader. Star Wars landed on Instagram Monday afternoon with a picture of Darth Vader taking a selfie. The account, @starwars, describes itself as the "official home of Star...
  • Apple buys Twitter analytics firm for $200 million

    Apple buys Twitter analytics firm for $200 million
    Apple has purchased Topsy, a Twitter analytics firm, for $200 million. The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple has acquired the company, which is known for its extensive data of Twitter information. Topsy is capable of tracking what users are...
  • Amazon continues promoting Kindle Fire HDX with Giving Tuesday special

    Amazon continues promoting Kindle Fire HDX with Giving Tuesday special
    Cyber Monday is over, but Amazon.com is still promoting the Kindle Fire HDX by promising customers that it will donate $20 for every tablet that is purchased on Tuesday through Sunday, as part of Giving Tuesday. The offer applies when customers buy a 7-...
  • Amazon is not alone: UPS, Google also testing delivery drones

    Amazon is not alone: UPS, Google also testing delivery drones
    Amazon.com made headlines this week with the announcement of Amazon Prime Air, but it isn't the only company that's testing delivery drones. Reports this week say UPS and Google are two other companies that are also testing delivery drones for their...
  • Green Monday offers second chance at some Cyber Monday deals

    Green Monday offers second chance at some Cyber Monday deals
    Green Monday, an online retail term was coined in 2009, refers to the second Monday in December, one of retail's biggest sales days online. Cyber Monday sales were up by nearly 20 percent this year, according to industry analysts, and retailers are...
  • Goodbye typos: Facebook adds 'edit post' feature for desktop, Android

    Facebook users, rejoice: You can now edit posts after they've been published. The Menlo Park, Calif., company announced Thursday that users will be able to go back and edit their status updates after they've been published when they use Facebook on...
  • Oops! EBay seller cancels sale of gold iPhone 5s for $10,100

    Oops! EBay seller cancels sale of gold iPhone 5s for $10,100
    When buying items on EBay, be careful how you type. A typing mistake caused a user to bid $10,100 for a gold iPhone 5s earlier this week -- more than 50 times the item's regular price of $200 with a two-year contract -- and got the person worldwide...
  • Our Chicago Tribune 'Digital Copy'

    Our Chicago Tribune 'Digital Copy'
    Many readers tell me they love to hold the printed Chicago Tribune and page through it in an act of discovery. Now there is a way to enjoy a similar experience with the newspaper on your digital tablet. It’s called the Digital Copy and it...
  • Amazon working on smartphone with 3-D display, report says

    In an effort to expand beyond the world of online retailing, Amazon.com is reportedly working on a high-end smartphone that would feature a 3-D screen. The device would allow users to see 3-D images without having to wear glasses, according to the...
  • "Terror Tots" return in new e-book format

    "Terror Tots" return in new e-book format
    When it comes to comic books, there is a lot of debate as to how to get them to sell as well as they did back in the late 80's and early 90's. Many say that the downturn occured when comic books went from selling in local convenience and grocery stores,...