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Ex-Apple engineer: ‘Almost anything Apple does which involves the Internet is a mess’

Engineer Patrick B. Gibson says that “almost everything Apple does which involves the internet is a mess.” The ex-Apple employee, who helped build the original iPad and now works at Tilde Inc., wrote a blog post on blogging platform Tumblr, discussing the idea that the iPad and iPhone maker should buy social networking site Twitter. Titled “Apple… Read more →

Imagination Tech faces competition in bid to buy MIPS

U.S. chip designer MIPS is fielding other requests to buy the company out, despite previously saying it would be acquired by British microprocessor and communications technologies firm Imagination Tech for $60 million in cash. First reported by the Reuters news agency, Imagination Tech faces increased competition after MIPS said on Tuesday that it will begin… Read more →

Amazon’s Diminishing Discounts

The changing price of a book of Octavio Paz writings demonstrates the mysteries of Amazon. Is it just my imagination, or is the price of physical books on Amazon going up? I have no evidence beyond what I see as I browse through the retailer’s virtual shelves, where I have routinely been noticing books selling for the same price they… Read more →

Amazon’s Diminishing Discounts

The changing price of a book of Octavio Paz writings demonstrates the mysteries of Amazon. Is it just my imagination, or is the price of physical books on Amazon going up? I have no evidence beyond what I see as I browse through the retailer’s virtual shelves, where I have routinely been noticing books selling for the same price they… Read more →

Amazon’s Diminishing Discounts

The changing price of a book of Octavio Paz writings demonstrates the mysteries of Amazon. Is it just my imagination, or is the price of physical books on Amazon going up? I have no evidence beyond what I see as I browse through the retailer’s virtual shelves, where I have routinely been noticing books selling for the same price they… Read more →

Amazon’s Diminishing Discounts

The changing price of a book of Octavio Paz writings demonstrates the mysteries of Amazon. Is it just my imagination, or is the price of physical books on Amazon going up? I have no evidence beyond what I see as I browse through the retailer’s virtual shelves, where I have routinely been noticing books selling for the same price they… Read more →

Amazon’s Diminishing Discounts

The changing price of a book of Octavio Paz writings demonstrates the mysteries of Amazon. Is it just my imagination, or is the price of physical books on Amazon going up? I have no evidence beyond what I see as I browse through the retailer’s virtual shelves, where I have routinely been noticing books selling for the same price they… Read more →