Amazon extends its free US shipping period to December 18th

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Amazon extends its free US shipping period to December 18th Getty Images Amazon recently got in the Christmas spirit by offering free shipping with no minimum purchase to everyone. It had reason to celebrate, coming off the back of its biggest shopping…

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An affordable phone with a huge battery

An affordable phone with a huge battery

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An affordable phone with a huge battery Editor’s Note, Dec. 13: Best Buy currently sells a 32GB unlocked Motorola Moto G6 Play for $144 if you activate it on a carrier at the time of purchase. Target sells a 16GB Verizon prepaid Moto G6…

The Moto G6 shouldn’t be this good and still cost $249

The Moto G6 shouldn’t be this good and still cost $249

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The Moto G6 shouldn’t be this good and still cost $249 Editors’ note, Dec. 7: Currently in the US, Best Buy sells the Motorola Moto G6 unlocked for just $200 if you activate it on a carrier at the time of purchase. Amazon…

EU approves Disney’s purchase of Fox assets, with conditions

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EU approves Disney’s purchase of Fox assets, with conditions AP Photo/Richard Drew Disney’s acquisition of Fox studios and TV channels is one step closer to becoming a practical reality. The European Commission has approved the mega-deal under the condition that Disney has…

Amazon sends out toy catalog with no prices ahead of the holidays

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Amazon sends out toy catalog with no prices ahead of the holidays Amazon Amazon’s holiday shopping marketing push is well underway. On Monday, it scrapped the minimum purchase amount for non-Prime customers to qualify for free shipping over the season. In another…

2018 Ducati Multistrada 1260 S first-ride review: Heaven on two wheels

2018 Ducati Multistrada 1260 S first-ride review: Heaven on two wheels

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2018 Ducati Multistrada 1260 S first-ride review: Heaven on two wheels While cars must generally be a rational purchase, I’m a firm believer that motorcycles should inspire special feelings in your special places every time you ride them. Heck, just looking at…

Montblanc ships the first watch with a Snapdragon Wear 3100

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Montblanc ships the first watch with a Snapdragon Wear 3100 Montblanc’s Summit 2, the first smartwatch powered by Qualcomm’s long-awaited Snapdragon Wear 3100, is now available for purchase. The made-for-wearables chipset promises longer battery life and new features, including a much better…

CVS Pharmacy now accepts Apple Pay

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CVS Pharmacy now accepts Apple Pay Back in July, Tim Cook revealed that Apple Pay would finally be coming to CVS. And now it’s finally happened: You can now use the payment method to purchase items at the popular drugstore chain. Continue…

Apple’s purchase of Shazam is $400 million well spent

Apple’s purchase of Shazam is $400 million well spent

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Apple’s purchase of Shazam is $400 million well spent At the tail-end of 2017, Apple announced that it was buying music discovery service Shazam for $400 million. Now that the deal has completed, the company has revealed that the platform will soon…

Instagram founders reportedly resign from Facebook

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Instagram founders reportedly resign from Facebook Just about six years after Facebook closed its $1 billion purchase of Instagram, both of the company’s founders are resigning, according to a report from The New York Times. Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger served as…

Microsoft releases Office 2019 for Mac and Windows

Microsoft releases Office 2019 for Mac and Windows

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Microsoft releases Office 2019 for Mac and Windows Just because Microsoft is bent on moving everyone to cloud-based subscriptions doesn’t mean it has forgotten about those who want a one-and-done purchase. The company is rolling out Office 2019 for Mac and Windows,…

Apple has completed its acquisition of music recognition app Shazam

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Apple has completed its acquisition of music recognition app Shazam Back in December of 2017, Apple announced it would purchase the music discovery service Shazam. Now, that acquisition is complete, and it means that the Shazam app experience will soon be ad-free…

Nest is secretly planning a move into digital health for elders

Nest is secretly planning a move into digital health for elders

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Nest is secretly planning a move into digital health for elders Nest is quietly planning a move into digital healthcare off the back of its purchase of Seattle-based startup Senosis Health. Google’s smart home brand has remained tight-lipped since the deal came…

’Overwatch’ is part of October’s $12 Humble Bundle

’Overwatch’ is part of October’s $12 Humble Bundle

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’Overwatch’ is part of October’s $12 Humble Bundle If you haven’t heard of Humble Bundle, it’s a service that offers discounted games and ebooks for charity. You purchase a pre-selected bundle that offers a very good value, and part of your money…

European Commission approves Apple’s purchase of Shazam

European Commission approves Apple’s purchase of Shazam

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European Commission approves Apple’s purchase of Shazam After launching an investigation into Apple’s proposed acquisition of Shazam in April, the European Commission has cleared the deal. The EC looked into whether data obtained in the purchase would allow Apple to target its…