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HBO Now, HBO's over-the-top streaming service, has acquired 800,000 subscribers in its first eight months of existence. That's not enough, though.
Analysts and investors are getting antsy and want to see more significant user growth.
Should PayPal be concerned as Visa ramps up its digital checkout service and signs up more retailers?
Nearly a year after Twitter was impacted by Selerity releasing Twitter's earnings early, the two companies have joined up to allow Selerity users searchable access to tweets.
Body scanning technologies are getting closer to solving the last big challenge of online shopping -- fit.
Since launching four months ago, Handmade's traffic and sales have grown steadily, but that may not be as bad for Etsy as suspected.
The latest milestone is a big deal in the crowded mobile payments space.
New Smartphones and Gadgets
With a series of over-the-air software updates, BlackBerry's Android phone has been improved in almost every way since we first tested it.
Here are the 11 the best smartphones of the year.
While more convenient than headphones with long cables, Bluetooth models are restricted to connections approximately 30 feet away from the source. These are the eight best we like.
Our top picks include a big $4,000 desktop and a new $5, bare-bones design.
Thinner, lighter and better in every way than Google's previous Android flagship.
The Digital Skeptic
'New media' has fallen into the same slide toward oblivion begun by old information media companies.
You can pay all you want for high-value online video production, but here's some advice from the professionals: Simple sells.
Even as iTunes, Spotify, Pandora and other music services rely on algorithms to serve up set lists, consumer spending says humans still have a role to play.
Investors are worried about the numbers at Pandora, but meanwhile the entire music industry is sliding off a cliff.
This set-top device holds the promise of redrawing the ancient battle lines between cable, broadcast and Web TV.
The Politics of Technology
Cognizant beat predictions on earnings, but now faces the challenge of becoming a major player in health care IT.
WellPoint is letting health care consolidate itself, taking advantage of the market changes by signing narrow network contracts that let it share profits from wellness.
Amazon is still leading in the cloud and doubling down on profitable content as it puts the Fire Phone mistake behind it.
IBM's earnings miss shows big technology vendors still haven't gotten their arms around the threat posed by the cloud technologies used by Amazon and Google.
Recent breaches mean you'll have to learn a new way to use credit and debit cards soon. The good news is they're safer.