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Best Amazon Black Friday 2019 deals

(Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Black Friday Business Bargain Hunter’s top picks The very best Black Friday deals and sales. Read More Amazon is kicking off this year’s holiday shopping season with a slate of so-called “early Black Friday” or “pre-Black Friday” deals that start Nov. 22. While these specific discounts are limited to Amazon’s own devices, such as the Echo speakers,… Read more →

Monetization will be rooted in user engagement, says Tsu’s re-launch CTO

Survey: Social media is a liability when job hunting (but we still post things we shouldn’t) Are you worried that your social media footprint will jeopardize your career? If so, you are not alone. After two years, dormant social media platform Tsu, which monetized user’s social media posts, quietly announced that the popular platform Tsu, used by over four million… Read more →

Salesforce launches Salesforce CMS to meld content, data across screens, enterprises

Must read Top cloud providers 2019: AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud The cloud computing race in 2019 will have a definite multi-cloud spin. Read More Salesforce launched a content management system to meld data, content and personalization in a central location and then deliver it to multiple screens. According to Salesforce, Salesforce CMS is a hybrid CMS that allows content… Read more →

WaterField Air Duffel: Avoid the airline overhead space battle, optimize the under seat space

Image: WaterField For the most part, airline travel in the US sucks with flawed queuing systems, limited overhead space, minimal legroom and shoulder space, and charges for every bag or snack, just to list a few reasons. In order to help travelers, WaterField gathered input from more than 1,200 customers to create the Air Duffel carry-on that helps you avoid… Read more →

This is when holiday online shopping fraud is highest (it’s just two days)

They’re waiting to pounce. Getty Images/iStockphoto Black Friday Business Bargain Hunter’s top picks The very best Black Friday deals and sales. Read More The madness has already started, hasn’t it? Christmas is in the air and Thanksgiving hasn’t yet reared its familiar, familial head. Yet retailers are already pestering us with online enticements for things we don’t need and neither… Read more →

One way Microsoft’s Surface Pro X is better than the iPad

Microsoft’s Surface Pro X iFixit If you’re in the market for a tablet that’s repairable, then Microsoft’s Surface Pro X should be on your shortlist. Why? Because according to repair specialists at iFixit, Microsoft has upped its repairability game dramatically. Must read: iOS 13 has a huge bug that makes me want to dump my iPhone and iPad According to… Read more →

Mysterious hacker dumps database of infamous IronMarch neo-nazi forum

Image: ZDNet Special feature Special report: A winning strategy for cybersecurity (free PDF) This ebook, based on the latest ZDNet/TechRepublic special feature, offers a detailed look at how to build risk management policies to protect your critical digital assets. Read More A mysterious hacker has published today a database dump of one of the internet’s most infamous neo-nazi meeting places… Read more →

Between 200,000 and 240,000 Magento online stores will reach EOL next year

A large chunk of today’s e-commerce ecosystem will run on unsupported software starting June 2020, next year, when the Magento 1.x branch is scheduled to reach End-of-Life (EOL) and won’t receive security updates anymore. The number of impacted online stores is currently estimated to be between 200,000 and 240,000, according to different statistics sources. The owners of these online shops… Read more →

GoDaddy misses Q3 revenue expectations

GoDaddy reported mixed Q3 results on Wednesday. While revenue was slightly below expectations, shares were up in after-hours trading.  Earnings per share of 42 cents on revenue of $760.5 million, up 11.9 percent year-over-year.  Analysts were looking for earnings of 21 cents per share on revenue of $761.39 million.  “GoDaddy sits in a privileged position relative to a massive opportunity,… Read more →

Best Office Depot and OfficeMax Black Friday 2019 deals

(Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Black Friday Business Bargain Hunter’s top picks The very best Black Friday deals and sales. Read More Two of the major office superstore chains merged a few years ago, which has resulted in a joint Black Friday ad in recent holiday shopping seasons. Among the listings for desks, office chairs, and shredders are also several deals on… Read more →

Square reports strong Q3 on rising subscription revenue

Square topped third quarter earnings and revenue targets Wednesday after the bell. The mobile payments service run by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey reported a Q3 net income of $29 million, or 7 cents a share. Square’s Non-GAAP earnings clocked in at 25 cents a share on revenue of $602 million, up 40% over the same quarter last year. Wall Street… Read more →

Qualcomm delivers solid Q4 as it prepares for 5G commercialization

Qualcomm published its fourth quarter financial results on Wednesday, beating market estimates. The company also Akash Palkhiwala as its new CFO.  Palkhiwala has been serving as interim CFO since August. Previously, he was SVP and finance lead for Qualcomm’s QCT business, with responsibility for finance and accounting for all chipset products and segments including Mobile, RF Front End, Compute, Auto,… Read more →