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Staples Hack Could Compromise Credit And Debit Card Information

10/21/2014, It seems like the list of major U.S. retailers hit by security breaches just won’t stop growing. Merely a month after it was confirmed that Home Depot had seen a security breach which left payment card information compromised there’s a new...

Yahoo Eyeing BrightRoll Video Ad Platform Acquisition [Rumor]

10/20/2014, Yahoo has been on a shopping spree as of late. The company has been busy buying up a bunch of different companies and if you a report from TechCrunch is any accurate, it seems that Yahoo might have a new acquisition in the works. According to their...

Microsoft Azure Gets New Market, “Loves Linux”

10/20/2014, We were attending the Microsoft Cloud Briefing this morning, with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Scott Guthrie (EVP Cloud & Enterprise) talking about how Microsoft sees cloud computing going forward. Microsoft’s CEO says that their view is...

Zwipe MasterCard Will Come With A Built-In Fingerprint Scanner

10/20/2014, Biometric security is a good way to make sure that you, and only you, can authorize a payment, authenticate a login, and so on. This is compared to PIN codes or passwords which can always be guessed, especially if it is someone close to you. Now for the...

Amazon Fresh For New York City Kicks Off Today

10/17/2014, Last year it was announced that Amazon Fresh would be making its way to San Francisco, and just last month, the service is expected to debut in the East Coast for the first time with New York City being the lucky launchpad. Well the good news is that...

CBS Launches Online-Only TV Streaming Service

10/16/2014, The way people watch TV is rapidly changing. Many now prefer to subscribe to online streaming services as opposed to getting a pay-TV subscription. Seeing this trend emerge, companies that compete in this market are adapting. CBS today announced the...

Facebook Unveils Safety Check Feature For Emergencies

10/16/2014, Facebook is used to keep in contact with friends and family by sharing status updates, photos, messages, and whatnot. However Facebook can also be used to keep in touch with loved ones during emergencies where updating your status is a good way to let...

HBO To Offer Online Only Subscriptions Next Year

10/15/2014, The term cord-cutters is broadly used for people who don’t subscribe to a TV provider and instead choose to get their television fix from a variety of online options, including but not limited to Hulu and Netflix. Granted that services like these...

Researchers Create Li-Ion Batteries That Charges To 70% In Minutes

10/15/2014, Batteries these days are improving as researchers and scientists come up with new ways of charging or new types of batteries that are an alternative to what we have today. Now if you’re not a fan of waiting a few hours for your smartphone or tablet to...

Google Shopping Express Gets New Name As It Expands To New Cities

10/14/2014, Things are heating up in the shopping space and Google is there for its piece of the pie. Over a year ago it launched Google Shopping Express with an aim to make it easier for people to shop from local stores easily and quickly online, with the products...

San Francisco Gets A Pop-Up Amazon Retail Store

10/14/2014, Amazon, the online retail giant we all know and love, is looking to expand its presence in the retail space. We ran a report recently about the company opening up a physical retail store in New York in the near future. Today Amazon confirmed that it will...

Over 7 Million Dropbox Username/Passwords Have Been Leaked

10/14/2014, Dropbox is one of the more popular cloud storage services out there in the market today, but it looks like the company just can’t seem to catch a break these days. According to reports, it seems that hackers have somehow managed to get their hands on 7...