7 hrs ago
Want to Find an Eco-Friendly Shop? There's an App for That.
Strolling through Old City and hoping to eat at a farm-to-table restaurant? Shopping along Walnut Street and interested in buying eco-friendly fashions? Now thanks to Milk Crate - a smartphone app launching this week - sustainable-minded shoppers can discover nearly 2,000 "green" businesses located in Philadelphia and Montgomery and Bucks counties.
11 hrs ago
In Defense of Tablets
At least that's the conventional wisdom forming around the iPad and other tablets in the wake of some recent negative sales news.
15 hrs ago
Cult of Mac Blog
Tim Cook: iPad sales slump is just a speed bump
The state of the tablet industry has not been promising lately. Over the last few months Apple reported slumping iPad sales, Best Buy's CEO declared that tablet sales are "crashing," and every analyst and pundit has been eager to declare the tablet fab over, but Recode's Walt Mossberg has a few points to make in defense of the tablet.
15 hrs ago
The Motley Fool
3 Reasons Groupon's Stock Could Fall
The daily deals giant, once one of the fastest-growing companies in history, has lost most of its value since it began trading in November 2011.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Buyer's Guide: Discounts on MacBook Air, Mac Pro, Apple Accessories, and More [Mac Blog]
This Week's Buyer's Guide includes deals on the MacBook Air, the Mac Pro, the Retina MacBook Pro, and several different Apple accessories.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
How often do shoppers use retail apps?
Sales and traffic to online retailers by category and merchant type, data on Amazon and other leading e-retailers, comparisons of leading web retailers, site performance data, more.
Re/code's Kara Swisher Discusses Apple's iPhone 6, Google, The NSA And More
Re/code Co-Executive Editor Kara Swisher joined Benzinga's #PreMarket Prep this week for an in-depth interview on Groupon , Google , the iPhone 6 and more.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Groupon revamps UK deals site in bid to become retail marketplace
Groupon has overhauled its UK website as it steps up efforts to shake off its past as king of the internet "daily deal" and reinvent itself as an online marketplace.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Places Around 4.0 - The Ultimate Tool for finding Places of Interest
Neoappz, a mobile application development company, today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Places Around 4.0 for iPhone and iPod touch.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Like Me Tender? Elvis Meet iPad.
Elvis Presley died 37 years ago yesterday. And the event resonates to this day at his Graceland home in Memphis, Tennessee where an annual week celebrating his passing is just wrapping up.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Buyer's Guide: Discounts on Retina iPad Mini, MacBook Air, Mac Pro,...
This Week's Buyer's Guide includes deals on the Retina iPad mini, the iPad Air, the 2013 Retina MacBook Pro, the 2014 MacBook Air, and several different Apple accessories.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Week's Best Deals for Your Mac and iOS Device, August 14
They're baaaack! That's right, everyone's favorite super-tiny desktop is back in the Apple-certified refurb game and we've got the models to prove it.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Windows Phone takes another small stumble forward
By contrast, both Apple and Google have over 1 million apps apiece, with Apple having more than 500,000 apps dedicated just for the iPad, where apps have to be tweaked a bit to look better on a larger screen.
The Motley Fool
Groupon Thrives In E-Commerce, But Is Still Misunderstood
However, as Groupon CEO Eric Lefkofsky insists that his business is "misunderstood " and it shifts toward an e-commerce based approach, the value in its platform is most certainly on the uptrend.
Square Targets Small Business With Launch Of Online Booking Tool "Square Appointments"
Continuing its expansion beyond mobile payments, Square this morning has rolled out Square Appointments , an online appointment booking service aimed at small businesses, like beauty and hair salons, and other individuals looking to connect with their customers online.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Buyer's Guide: Discounts on 2013/2014 Retina MacBook Pros, Apps, and Apple Accessories
This week's Buyer's Guide includes some deals on the brand new 2014 Retina MacBook Pros , as vendors attempt to draw in customers with lower prices.
Sramana Mitra on Strategy
Groupon Still Struggling
Groupon's Financials Groupon's Second quarter revenues grew 23% over the year to $751.6 million, falling short of the market's expectations of $762 million.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Groupon's 40% Slump Draws Traders Looking for Rebound
Traders who saw Twitter Inc. shares soar after reporting results last week are adding to bets that Groupon Inc. is next.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Same-day travel apps cater to last-minute travelers
Procrastinating travelers who find it difficult to plan trips in advance could find some spontaneity and even bargains with last-minute travel apps to book flights and hotel rooms.
Blueprint for Financial Prosperity
Some surprising help turned my long search for new windows into a low-cost (or lower-cost) reality
I was clicking around the Groupon app one evening on my iPad when I ventured beyond the food and drink deals I normally scout to ones for home services.