Twitter Offers provides automatic discounts for offline shopping

Winston Edmondson | November 25th

So you’ve mapped out where all the best sales are going to be. You think you’re ready for Black Friday? Not so fast. You could be leaving money on the table. Check your Twitter feed before you...»

Host Analytics bags $25 million to bring Big Data to financial pros

Maria Deutscher | November 25th

Host Analytics Inc. became the latest niche analytics provider to surface on the venture capital radar this week after netting $25 million from a group of prominent investors to accelerate the adoption of its cloud-based enterprise performance management...»

Retrofit your home with littleBits’ Smart Home Kit

Mellisa Tolentino | November 25th

This week’s Smart Living roundup features an IoT kit to retrofit your home, a customer engagement project to help homeowners save on energy bills, and a connected home system that keeps you in the know.


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Droppin’ ‘bows on Black Friday: Most dangerous stores for shoppers

Mellisa Tolentino | November 25th

Black Friday prerequisites: wallet, patience, and pepper spray? The post-Thanksgiving shopping spree has become dangerous over the years, as top retailers like Walmart, Best Buy and Target attract long lines and feisty shoppers anxious for discounts. The result...»

Techie tennis holiday gift guide: 5 high-tech tennis gadgets

Suzanne Kattau | November 25th

Welcome to the second installment of SiliconANGLE Media's 2014 Holiday Gift Guide series. In this series of gift guides, we've been giving you high-tech gift ideas for your friends and loved ones this holiday season. In...»

Ever wondered why iCloud sucks? It’s an organizational thing

Mike Wheatley | November 25th

The development of Apple Inc's iCloud is being hampered by “deep organizational issues” within the company, according to a new report. Even the most ardent of fanbois will admit that as far as cloud services go,...»

We failed: Security should not be a user’s problem

David Coursey | November 25th

There are all sorts of excuses to be made, but as someone who joined personal computing in 1980, I need to tell my fellow users that we've failed you. The goal of personal  computing was to make you...»

Don’t buy TVs or smartphones on Black Friday: 5 myths debunked

Mellisa Tolentino | November 25th

Black Friday is upon us, and already the lines have begun forming at popular retailers like Best Buy Co., Inc. But is the Black Friday madness worth the trouble? As it turns out, not all discounts are created...»

IBM targets enterprise developers with latest public cloud updates

Maria Deutscher | November 25th

IBM is rolling out new enhancements to its emerging public cloud that take direct aim at developers, who are a key focus of mainstream competitors like Amazon Web Services. The highlight of the launch is a dedicated...»