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13 Design Tips that Will Increase your Ecommerce Conversion Rate

A well-designed ecommerce website is the ultimate key to get customers. Ecommerce websites are meant to aid customers so that their shopping …

E-commerce could dominate marketing trends in 2015

The stage has been set for a while now, and e-commerce organisations on Saturday continue to make an impact in terms of the digital shopping …

Are DVDs Really a Thing of the Past?

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- A look at DVD and Blu-ray sales this year may throw cold water on all the talk about the industry being in retreat.<p>According …

Disney's $1 Billion Bet on a Magical Wristband

If you want to imagine how the world will look in just a few years, once our cell phones become the keepers of both our money and identity, skip …

CVS Stores Reportedly Disabling NFC to Shut Down Apple Pay and Google Wallet

Earlier this week, pharmacy chain Rite Aid shut down unofficial support for the Apple Pay and Google Wallet mobile payments systems, resulting in an outcry from users who have been testing out Apple's new system since its launch on Monday. Rite Aid was not an official Apple Pay partner, but the …

CVS follows Rite-Aid, shuts off Apple Pay

Last Thursday drug store chain Rite Aid Inc. (RAD) reportedly stopped accepting payments made through the just launched Apple Pay system from Apple (AAPL). On Saturday, CVS Health (CVS) was reported to have followed suit at its CVS pharmacy stores.<p>The issue appears to be a conflict between Apple …

Here Are All The Places That Accept Apple Pay

Apple Pay, Apple's answer to mobile payments, was finally released on Monday. iPhone 6 and 6 Plus users will be able to use Apple Pay in stores once they upgrade to iOS 8.1.<p>Apple Pay connects with your credit and debit cards and allows you to make payments by touching your phone to an NFC-enabled …

Here's How Visa Plans To Keep Your Credit Cards Safe In Apple Pay

With the recent JP Morgan breach and Target hack that resulted in millions of stolen credit card numbers last year, you may be reluctant to use your phone as a payment method. Visa, however, assures that your information will remain safe thanks to the new Token Service it launched last month.<p>So …

How Safe Can Apple Pay Really Be?

Apple just promised to revolutionize how we spend money. More specifically, the company announced Apple Pay, a new mobile payments platform that lets …

Apple Pay

Twitter CFO hints at big changes to how your timeline works

Twitter has already started to <i>look</i> more like Facebook, and it might soon start acting more like it too. You see, company CFO Anthony Noto hinted yesterday that the reverse-chronological firehose of tweets that some users hold so dear may give way to a more curated collection of messages cast into …

This guy has to figure out a way to stop T-Mobile’s John Legere

The telecom business just got another interesting (and potentially exciting) CEO, and his name is Marcelo Claure.<p>The Bolivian-American entrepreneur, who currently runs privately held wireless distributor Brightstar, was just appointed CEO of Sprint, America’s third-biggest mobile carrier. Based in …

‘Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice’: New release date avoids ‘Cap 3’ conflict | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

"Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" director Zack Snyder tweeted out this first look at Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. (Clay Enos/Warner Bros.)<p>Henry Cavill will be reprising his “Man of Steel” role as Superman in "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice." (Warner Bros.)<p>Ben Affleck will portray the Dark …

Inside the 49ers' new tech-rich stadium

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Patrick Willis, the San Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl linebacker, is in two places at once.<p>He is posing for a photo with me at the 49ers museum at Levi's Stadium, the NFL team's new home in Silicon Valley, some 40 miles south of San Francisco. Simultaneously, he is on the other …

Silicon Valley

Torrenting The US: Which State Is Torrenting The Most, and What Are They Torrenting?

Despite the efforts of various copyright holders, the government, cable companies, and DRM technology, the pirating of movies, TV, and PC games is …

TiVo Releases A $49.99 Over-The-Air DVR For Cord Cutters

Much of TiVo‘s growth in recent years has come from partnerships with cable and satellite companies, which have made its DVRs available to their subscribers. But with the release of a new, cheaper over-the-air DVR, the company is going after the cord cutter set.<p>TiVo today is announcing the release …

A failed experiment: How LG screwed up its webOS acquisition

Advertisement<p>40 Comments<p>Things were looking up in early 2013 for the team behind webOS, a pioneering but star-crossed mobile operating system. After …

Apple Is Reportedly Getting A Sweet Deal From Big Banks As It Pushes Into Mobile Payments

According to the report, Apple has reached agreements with companies including American Express, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup, Capital One, and Bank of America.<p>Apple's platform will get what's called "card present" transaction rates, which is the same rate as when a customer swipes a card at the …

Minecraft's Latest Update Is Huge, Took Ten Months to Make

Chickens, cows and pigs have been the only meat-giving animals in <i>Minecraft</i> for a long time now, and, in one of the most welcome changes included in …

Look at How the Largest U.S. Races Have Changed

Half marathons are now 43 of the 100 largest races in the country.<p>The big keep getting bigger, but their type has changed significantly since the beginning of the century.<p>That's the takeaway message from new data on the 100 largest U.S. timed road races, compiled by Running USA for its latest …

Michigan State vs. Oregon: Matchups to Watch in Week 2 FBS Clash

The No. 8 Michigan State Spartans travel to Eugene to face the No. 3 Oregon Ducks in what promises to be the 2014 college football season's early marquee matchup. Both of these teams have plenty to gain with a win on Saturday—especially taking the Week 1 struggles of No. 1 Florida State and No. 2 …

College Football

Fitness Tracker Data Shows Who the Bay Area Earthquake Woke Up

Well, here's one cool, unexpected use for all that data your fitness tracker is culling: Jawbone has released a chart showing the spike in wide-awake …

Wearable Tech

This chart will help you answer 'Is it a sport?'

Finally we have the answer.<p><i>Chart via Imgur</i><p>Football, basketball, baseball, hockey. We know these are sports, there's no doubting it -- but what about some more fringe activities we don't talk about all the time? Reddit took a poll of people to find out their opinions on whether certain things were …

5 Restaurant Chains Banking on Craft Beer

PORTLAND, Ore. (TheStreet) -- When the first big microbrewing boom began in the late 1980s and early 1990s, one of the first items many brewers found …

The Best Craft Breweries in America

Last year, we rounded up the 25 Best Craft Breweries in America, and while that list remains solid in 2014 -- and several of last year's winners are featured again this year -- we decided to expand and develop our list of all-star U.S. breweries. What better way to begin than by doubling the list …

Little League World Series 2014: Bracket, schedule and scores

All you need to know about the Little League World Series in a single post. You're welcome.<p><b>Update:</b> Little League World Series 2015 bracket, schedule and scores.<p>The Little League World Series is back for the 68th year, beginning on Thursday afternoon in Williamsport, Pa. For a few weeks, youngsters …

The Hesse era at Sprint was a 7-year struggle with Nextel and bad network decisions

Advertisement<p>20 Comments<p>Credit: Sprint<p>In October 2008, Sprint’s(s s) new CEO Dan Hesse stood on an outdoor stage in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor holding …

Hackers confused Iranian scientist by blaring AC/DC in nuke lab

LAS VEGAS — Call it black hacker humor. With a twist.<p>During a thoroughly detailed and far ranging talk about hacking and malware propagation at the Black Hat conference attended by 2,000 in a massive conference room at the Mandalay Bay Wednesday, legendary computer security visionary Mikko Hypponen …

Google Just Accidentally Revealed Another New Feature Coming To Your Android Phone

One such feature is the addition of multiple user profiles for Android phones, which means you'll be able to easily share your phone with others without having to worry about anyone noodling through your messages or apps.<p>Google inadvertently revealed this addition through its Android Issue Tracker, …