Forbes Crushes Microsoft


Sell Microsoft NOW! Ballmer has committed to fight to the death in his effort to defend & extend Windows. So expect death… Adam Hartung paints a dire picture of decreasing sales, increasing competition and poor leadership. If customers and investors smell blood in the water, Microsoft will be the next…

Target will now price-match Amazon


Target will now price-match Amazon, other retailers year-round Target also plans to match rates from Walmart, Best Buy, and Toys R Us if customers should find the same item priced lower there. Smart move. Target already had the best brick-and-mortar retail shopping experience. Now they have the best prices too.…

Taxing Customers Who Use IE7


Kogan Imposing Tax On Shoppers Who Use IE7 …from now on, anyone who visits the Kogan site using IE7 will be charged an additional 6.8% “IE7 tax” — 0.1% for each month since the browser was released — on any purchases. A+ for original thinking. If Microsoft won't push their…

About those $199 Android tablets…


Tegra 3 Android tablets to cost as low as $199? Perhaps learning a thing or two from Amazon, Nvidia's head honcho hints at more affordable Android tablets in the near future. Actually, it sounds like Nvidia hasn't learned anything from Amazon at all. The Kindle Fire isn't succeeding because it's…

TV is Broken


TV Is Broken by Patrick Rhone “What’s a commercial?”, she asks. “It is like little shows where they tell you about other shows and toys and snacks.”, I explain. “Why?” “Well the TV people think you might like to know about this stuff.” “This is boring! I want to watch…

Rapid Reaction: The Kindle Fire


Amazon has just announced their long rumored Kindle Fire tablet.  For $199 Amazon presents a 7 inch tablet based on the Android platform.  It will play music, show movies, run apps, and -- of course -- let you read Kindle books. The announcement is only a few hours old, but my initial…