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Four Online Brands That Are Building Their Reputations Offline, Because It’s Called Street Cred For A Reason

As a consumer, online-native luxury brands mess with my feelings. On the one hand I tell myself, “Hey, I’m a modern woman. I believe in the power of minimizing overhead!” But when push comes to shove, I want to feel the quality of that leather or wool in your hands. Check the stability of the heel. …

Target turns to YouTube to reach Millennials

The young girl in T-shirt and shorts paces up and down her dorm room, occasionally stopping to vault herself on top of the bunk bed and then back down again.<p>"Who finished the pizza?" she seems to ask no one in particular. "I did."<p>This Millennial's musings would seem typical of any bored college …

Apple store now an Apple bore?

Apple stores have attracted critical reviews lately. Sales per square foot are down. But a visit to a store suggests that it's the lack of new products that makes for a tougher environment.<p>I'd heard Apple stores were in serious trouble.<p>According to the Wall Street Journal, they glow less brightly. …

Apple Store

Chinese Woman Suffers Eye Injuries After iPhone 5 Explodes

According to a report from Chinese news outlet <i>Da Lian Evening News</i> [Google Translate] (via <i>ZDNet</i>), a woman in China suffered eye injuries from her iPhone 5 after it exploded while she was on the phone.<p>The woman reportedly felt the device's screen become warm after talking for 40 minutes, and …

iPhone 5S gets glitzy? Sapphire home button, gold option

Call it the iPhone 5S rumor roundup, bling edition: The champagne gold option seems a bit farfetched, but a Japanese Apple site reiterates the speculation.<p>Gold and sapphire. No, we're not talking about Rolex wristwatches but the iPhone 5S. All rumors of course.<p>The iPhone 5 already has a sapphire …

Mobile Technology

Apple restores developer site after weeks-long outage

Many tools for iOS and Mac OS X developers had become inaccessible starting in the middle of July in the wake of a security intrusion.<p>After a three-week absence, Apple's developer site has been restored to working order.<p>Apple had said last Monday that it was just days away from restoring the …

Software

New iPhone coming September 10th. Here are the features to expect.

The new iPhone looks set to be revealed in September; and if a report from All Things D is to be believed, September 10th is the date to circle.<p>Though we shouldn’t expect significant innovations or improvements until next year, there are still likely to be a number exciting features that should …