Time to dump your wallet! Apple launches service that lets you tap your iPhone 6 to pay in stores Apple Pay is compatible with the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and the Apple Watch. The mobile system works by holding the phone up to a card reader and pressing a finger on the TouchID button. This confirms the person's identity, and the payment is simply made ... 10/20/2014 - 9:07 am | View Link
Marc Newson: ‘My role at Apple doesn’t necessitate all of my time’ “In his first interview since joining Apple, industrial designer Marc Newson discusses his latest product – a domestic draft beer machine he says is the equivalent to a Nespresso coffee maker for beer lovers – and the future of the mechanical ... 09/30/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Microsoft Needs to Stop Aping Apple The launch of Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL ) new iPad Mini and iPad Air products now seriously calls into question Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT ) tablet strategy. Indeed, while Microsoft just a few days ago launched its Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 products ... 10/23/2013 - 7:59 am | View Link
Microsoft’s Surface tablets: A trip down memory lane, via Apple FORTUNE — I don’t spend a lot of time writing about Microsoft MSFT these days, but the company’s re-entry into the tablet market last summer felt like news I should be covering. After all, Apple AAPL had succeeded where Microsoft had, for so many ... 07/20/2013 - 7:32 am | View Link
Apple lowers starting price on 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display laptops Here's an early Valentine's Day gift to Apple lovers. The company has just announced some price cuts and processor upgrades for its MacBook laptops. It's now a little cheaper to pick up a base model 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display at its new price ... 02/13/2013 - 3:01 am | View Link
Valleywag Sorry to disrupt. ... When a small group of disgruntled Facebook users decamped to Ello four weeks ago, a million more people followed looking for The Next Big Thing ... 10/30/2014 - 2:59 am | View Website
Tech How Social Networks Are Driving More Sales And Influencing Online And Offline Purchases 10/29/2014 - 9:22 pm | View Website
Video ZDNet's Video hub featuring videos about IT trends, hardware, Apple, Windows, and Tech Industry 10/29/2014 - 5:55 pm | View Website
CNN Video China makes NYC look like the 3rd world. Bourdain: 'The Bronx is a magical place' Bourdain surprised by the modern South 10/29/2014 - 1:23 pm | View Website
Business Technology News and Commentary InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and ... 10/29/2014 - 11:21 am | View Website
Google Stars, the long-rumored bookmarking service from Google, has now publicly launched, but with little fanfare. That Google was working to update its bookmarking service has been known for some time. In May, a developer who had been digging into the service leaked a copy of the “Google Stars” extension, as it was called at the time, while it was still being tested.
Swiss founded startup NaturalCycle, which has been testing its contraception app in the Nordics since last December has now opened it up to the U. K. market, making its first move to scale the subscription service which aims to offer women an alternative to hormone based contraception methods such as the pill.
Instagram has at long last debuted video advertisements after rigorous testing and hands-on work with brands. And because they are advertisements, none of that rigorous work really matters because we simply hate advertisements. With video ads, the potential for high levels of suckage is high, as brands have a total of 15 seconds to capture you, as opposed to the half-second glance they get with… Read More
Ben Wright began seeing the world differently when his two youngest children were born with Down syndrome.
He realized educational and career opportunities would be much tougher to come by for kids that are deemed less able to succeed in the eyes of society, so he decided to leave his job at a Wall Street firm and ensure a future for children like his own.
"What we noticed was -- at about age 21, 22, 23, at least here in North Carolina -- folks with (intellectual and developmental disabilities) just sort of fell off the grid," he told HuffPost Live on Tuesday.
Well here's one place we certainly didn't think we'd see the "RuPaul's Drag Race Girls" pop up.
Starbucks released what is reportedly its very first lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT)-themed commercial this week starring the top two contestants from "Drag Race" season six: Adore Delano and Bianca Del Rio. The commercial is cheeky, fun and a little bit silly, but it's nice to see these two gaining some more mainstream traction.
Starbucks has long been an ally to the queer community.