9 hrs ago
Feature Points app gets 500K to 1M downloads by giving free apps, money
This Internet Deals Examiner learned about the popular app called " Feature Points " that allows users to get points that can provide them with rewards like discounts on apps, Xbox $10 gift codes, $10 PlayStation Network gift cards, $10 iTunes US gifts cards, $5 PayPal funds and more.
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22 hrs ago
Monterey County Herald
For Oyster, e-books are pearls
A growing number of the nation's readers are depending on their public libraries to fuel their consumption of e-books, downloadable audiobooks and other digital media.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Silicon Valley billionaire buys record life policy
So, Tony and Wendi - what DID Rupert say that wiped the smiles from your faces? First image of all three players in a gripping drama Is this proof Russia is about to invade? Snatched amateur pictures reveal tanks and troops on Ukrainian border as Kremlin is accused of fixing vote Man, 27, Googles himself, sees his photo on a MOST WANTED criminals ... (more)
Fri Mar 14, 2014
The Washington Post
What was fake on the Internet this week: Wine machines, strangers kissing and Will Smith
There is so much fake stuff on the Internet in any given week that we've grown of tired of debunking it all.
13 things you can do with the Galaxy S5 that you can - t do with iPhone 5S
While the rivalry between the two global smartphone makers -- Samsung and Apple -- only intensifies, Samsung may carry the day when it comes to what their latest handsets can offer to users worldwide.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Daily: Apple To Sharpen Maps, Consumer Concern Over Mobile Payments
Apple CEO Tim Cook, Senior Vice Presidents Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi, and Maps head Patrice Gautier are using the new app to move toward fulfilling a promise to users that the iOS Maps application will eventually live up to the "incredibly high standard" of Apple's customers.
Stop paying more than your share for the dinner bill
Why is it that the ones who say "Let's just split it four ways" tend to be the nightclubbing pals who pounded down expensive drinks all evening, or the fellow diners who ordered appetizers, surf 'n' turf, wine and molten chocolate cake? Split the bill four ways -- even if you drank club soda with lime all evening, or nibbled at a stir-fry while ... (more)
Silicon Alley Insider
The Latest iPhone Update Delivered A Huge Boost To Apple's Bid To Dominate Mobile Payments
The idea behind beacons is that they use Bluetooth connections to send messages directly to people's smartphones, meaning that Apple and other retailers can use them to push location-based flash deals, give product info, or simplify mobile payments.
Threadless launches gorgeous and user-friendly new iPhone app
Clothing retailer Threadless has unveiled a new iPhone app, giving its customers another way to shop and interact with the brand.
Small Business Trends
Online Invoicing Activity Grows, Tradeshift Funding the Latest Example
Tradeshift, the business-to-business digital invoicing startup, has just raised $75 million in venture funding for expansion.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Washington Post
Will Oyster find pearls in its e-book app?
Launched in September 2012, Oyster developed an app for Apple devices that allows readers unlimited access to 100,000-plus e-book titles for $9.95 a month.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Tech Stocks: EBay and Icahn keep trading punches
After taking the weekend off to recuperate, both Carl Icahn and eBay Inc. put their gloves back on Monday and got personal by trading more punches in the ongoing public slugfest between the activist investor and the online retailing giant.
Mobile Minutes: TripAdvisor, Overstock.com, Apple, Icahn
TripAdvisor pushes for in-app hotel bookings but faces resistance It's going to get done eventually, but TripAdvisor is admittedly facing some resistance to achieving its self-described 'key product focus in 2014" - enabling travelers to book hotels within TripAdvisor's mobile apps, per Skift.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Anghami Music Streaming Service Starts Accepting Bitcoin
Anghami, like other streaming music services, adopted the freemium model where users can stream and listen free to its growing music catalogue for several hours per month.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Louise Phelan named most trusted leader
PayPal "s new international operations centre opens in Dundalk. Dundalk, 2 July 2012 PayPal, the leading global online payments company, opened the doors to its newest operations centre today in Dundalk and welcomed nearly 60 employees to the site.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Galaxy Note 3
Samsung makes so many mobile devices, it's easy to lose track. But if you're looking for the company's two biggest and best flagships, then you'll want to track down the Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 3 .
My great bitcoin adventure: 6 months, 5 exchanges
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more In this eGuide, InfoWorld along with sister publications Techworld, IT World, and IDG News Service offer advice, opinions, and information about new approaches to backing up data and how to choose the ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
TagSale Posts Items for Sale in the Time It Takes to Snap a Photo
You just snap a photo, slap a price tag on it, and it'll pop up for sale within the app.
Saintvilus: Icahn, Analysts Finally Catch Up With My Apple Payments Plan
CEO Tim Cook all-but-confirmed this possibility when he said last month that Apple's payment capabilities was one of the driving forces behind TouchID, Apple's fingerprint sensor on the iPhone 5S.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Mobile Wallet Solutions Get Mixed Grades in Muddled Market
Over the past couple weeks, we've been taking a look at mobile payments and the on-going quest for the mobile wallet.