In Seattle, an IRS agent allegedly pressured a medical marijuana dispensary owner into paying off his student loans in return for going easy on an audit—and now that agent’s headed to court. Sallie Mae doesn’t care where the money comes from, right? Read more...
Google has been offering a $50 discount on the Nexus 5X for a few weeks already, and now the company has announced that the discount will end on February 12. If you have been eyeing the Nexus 5X, and like to save some extra money, you will want to make your purchase prior to February 12, so you can take advantage of the sale. Show More Summary
First up this morning, in Pensacola, Florida, Jarell Blackmon entered a convenience store wearing camouflaged clothing and a mask. he pulled out a gun and robbed the clerk of some money and cigarettes. The clerk was able to get to his own gun before young Blackmon left and got a shot off. Blackmon hid from […]
TCF Bank is closing 33 branches inside Jewel-Osco stores, the bank announced on Friday, in an effort to redirect more money to mobile and online banking investments. The bank said it will add ATMs at those Jewel locations where branches are closing. The branch closures are expected to be completed...
It’s no secret that Google makes money off advertising, and it’s had issues in the past with Android apps that blocked advertising. Now, just days after Samsung announced that it was adding an official ad blocking API for its Internet browser, Google has pulled the first ad blocking app from the store. Show More Summary
“Amazon already has one physical store that opened back in November. The Seattle store was dismissed as a “vanity project” when it was first announced, but apparently it worked out well enough that Amazon is willing to bet big money on it. It ain’t cheap to open 300-400 retail stores.”
Best Buy this week changed its in-store e-waste recycling program, charging customers $25 for each TV and computer monitor they recycle at its stores, because it is losing money on the program. “Our goal has always been to simply break even on our recycling program, and we’re not there today,” writes Laura Bishop, Best Buy’s […]
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Trader Joe's is one of the most popular grocery stores in the country. Here's how to save some time and money on your next trip for Cookie Butter. Produced by Jenner Deal. Original Reporting by Mallory Schlossberg. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
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The Hot Deals from HTC are back, this time, saving you more money when you buy more. For this deal, HTC is offering a percentage of savings when you purchase something through their online store. For example, if you buy a RE Camera, you save 15%. If you buy a One M9, you save 30%. […] HTC Hot Deals are Back, Save Up to 30% When You Spend $650 is a post from: Droid Life
Windows Phone, Windows 10, and Windows 10 Mobile app developers will soon see a little less money for the apps and in-app purchases from gift cards. Microsoft sent an email to those developers late on Friday informing them of the new 2.24% "Commerce Expansion Adjustment" that will go into effect in March.
The Google Play Store is bigger than ever — but making money is still a challenge for Android developers. That's the findings of a new report from app analytics firm App Annie, which says Google Play downloads are growing at a much higher...Show More Summary
New data shows that iOS app installs are stagnating but that revenue continues to grow, while Android has doubled install numbers and revenue since 2014.
Apple constantly talks about how many jobs its created through the App Store, and it’s putting its money where its mouth is by creating Europe’s first iOS App Development Center in Italy — designed to give students the practical skills and training necessary to help them develop apps for the iPhone and iPad. Show More Summary
Despite a huge jump in Android app downloads from Google Play fueled by the company's expansion into developing markets, Apple's iOS App Store continues to bring in more money and has actually increased its lead in profitability over Android's official store.
Both made "considerable gains in revenue" last year, but the iOS App Store continues to outpace Google Play.
Most of us shop online to save time by avoiding traffic, crowds, and endless searching for the perfect item. But, there are some great ways to save money by shopping online too. From tools that help you find deals to stores that notify...Show More Summary
Summary: Our last trip to the grocery store yielded some coupons. There was one in particular that caught our attention. It said “Our Thanks to You! Save $1 on your next purchase.” It was from Roundy’s Simply Organic. What a great way to get our attention! At our local Roundy’s grocery store, there are two types of coupons you will receive.
OnePlus today announced that all orders on their online store ship free when the order amount hits $100 or more. That's a pretty nice perk that should help save you some money if you're looking to buy a OnePlus smartphone or a crap ton of accessories soon.