On Monday, Google Inc. announced that it had purchased “technology and intellectual property” from Softcard to improve its own mobile payments service, Google Wallet. At the time, it was unclear what the deal would mean for Softcard’s customers. The company … Continue reading ?
Last month one of my hiking buddies Tracy told me about a Woot-style site for outdoor gear called Steep and Cheap. They offer one deal at a time, with limited supplies. You can get alerts by IM or through a little desktop app that pops up a notice when the next item is available. Steep […] The post prAna Convertible Pants appeared first on SoCal Hiker.
Here at BGR, we cover paid iPhone and iPad apps that go on sale for free all the time. Why? It’s simple: we love sharing great deals with our readers and iOS apps go on sale all the time. Unfortunately, the same just isn’t true of Android apps. Show More Summary
It’s going to be hard to lose Google Wallet in the very near future. Google announced that it has reached a deal with major mobile carriers in the U.S. to get its Google Wallet app pre-installed on a lot of new smartphones later this year. The deal reached is between Google and AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile...
Uber has launched a partnership with Starwoods Hotels & Resorts to reward its most loyal passengers. The ride-sharing app announced on Tuesday the "first-of-its-kind" deal, which lets Uber riders earn "Starpoints" as they travel. Starpoints...Show More Summary
It's not as fancy as some other Logitech Harmony remotes, but the Harmony Smart Control can still control up to eight devices, and a bundled smartphone app takes the place of many features that would normally be found on the remote's built-in screen. [ Logitech Harmony Smart Control with Smartphone App and Simple Remote, $100] Tech Read more...
For accessories and software that are designed to work with your Apple product, Cult of Mac Deals is the only place you need to go. Check out hot items like the Revogi Bluetooth LED Bulb, Jump Desktop for Mac, and … Read more ›
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: iTunes Free App of the Week: Duet Game ($2.99 value) Baytek iPhone 6/Plus kick stand case $5 Prime shipped (Reg. $15) Confirmed! Stack these two […]
It's been exactly one year since Facebook acquired mobile messaging company WhatsApp for $19 billion. The groundbreaking deal made both of the app's cofounders billionaires. Originally from Kiev, Ukraine, CEO Jan Koum moved with his family to the US when he was 16 years old. Show More Summary
If you talk to a lot of iOS developers like we do, it seems like one thing most of them wrestle with is how to deal with consumer expectations. The early days of the App Store were a brutal mosh pit of developers throwing their elbows in the form of dropping prices, constant update schedules,
Microsoft has updated its Office Sway presentation app to version 1.2. Sway, which has rolled out to more countries since its initial launch in New Zealand in November 2014, has added a number of new options for dealing with photos and text, as well as the ability to add video from your iPhone's Camera Roll. Show More Summary
It would be pretty hard to get by these days without a computer. Between our communications, productivity, and play there really aren’t very many facets of our lives where computers don’t assist us. Still, the software required to do everything … Read more ›
In today’s iLounge Deal we’re offering you a rare opportunity to get 8 award-winning Mac apps at one great price in The Ultra-Premium Mac Bundle. For only $44.99, you can pick up fully licensed copies of ScreenFlow 5, Things 2, Data Rescue 4, ExpanDrive 4, AfterShot Pro 2, Typed, Snapselect, and Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth. Show More Summary
Facebook's VP of product Chris Cox has admitted its proposed revenue share deal with publishers, where it is encouraging them to upload articles to its mobile apps direct, has been met with some challenges. Speaking at Re/code's Code/Media...Show More Summary
Cally Russell walked onto Dragons Den – the UK’s equivalent of Shark Tank – to show off his app Mallzee, hoping to impress the room and secure an investment. But when investor Peter Jones made an offer, Cally turned him down and left empty-handed. Show More Summary
This little dongle plugs into your car's OBD-II port, and talks to your Android phone (via an app like Torque) over Bluetooth to give you driving stats, check engine light codes, and more. There are a lot of similar devices out there, but this one has particularly good reviews. [ BAFX Products BAFX3127 Bluetooth OBD2 Diagnostic Scan Tool, $19] Read more...
Companion Apps feel like the future of gaming, and that's awesome As passive experiences, Second Screen apps for gaming are a "take it or leave it" kind of deal. They are nice to have if you are really into a game, or if you're particularly social on one gaming network or another, but most of these apps aren't giving you any sort of edge in the game. Show More Summary
Another week, another set of nifty paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free to start things off on the right foot. We’ve become a real destination for people who love getting their hands on a good deal when it comes to mobile apps, and today’s list won’t disappoint. Show More Summary
Who ends up governing Britain after the election may well be determined by what happens in the Scottish seats. If the SNP take a slew of seats from Labour, it… Continue reading The post Will Labour rule out a deal with the SNP? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
You have enough to deal with every day. Don't fight technology: put it to work. Ah, small business. The backbone of the economy. Hundreds of hats to wear spread out among mere dozens of employees to wear them. We salute you magnificent go-getters. Read Full Story