Sean Haass

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Death of the PC: Time to Kiss Your Computer Goodbye?

With IBM preparing to furlough most of its U.S. hardware staff, computing traditionalists are reminded once again that the personal computer as we know it is on its deathbed. The question for most of us is whether to keep our PCs on life-support or pull the plug.<p>Last week, Forbes’ Alex Konrad …

Microsoft Stares Down Its Last Xbox One Hurdle: $499

I was out of town the past week, and apparently there’s no time to check the internet often when you’re getting married, so I didn’t hear about the most recent Xbox One policy reversal from Microsoft until now. Turns out, in their ongoing effort to literally change everything anyone has critiqued …

Steve Jobs’ friend Larry Ellison: Apple without Steve is doomed

“He was our Edison. He was our Picasso. He was an incredible inventor,” Oracle CEO Larry Ellison said today in an interview with CBS’ Charlie Rose.<p>That much, many can agree with. But much more controversially, Ellison said, Apple without Steve Jobs is doomed to fail. History, in other words, will …

Retina iPad mini and thinner, lighter iPad coming after new iPhone, says Bloomberg

Apple's plans for this fall are clearing up. A report from <i>Bloomberg News</i> today corroborates many of the rumors we've been hearing about refreshes to the iPhone, iPad, and iPad mini. The publication's sources back up <i>All Things D</i>'s rumor this weekend that Apple will reveal a new iPhone at an event on …

Why A Cheap iPhone Makes Absolutely No Sense

It’s all starting to come together now. Apple has revealed that it is hosting an event on September 10, and the world waits anxiously for the unveiling of wondrous new “magical” technology to delight the senses and fundamentally change our lives. One of the prevailing predictions is that Apple will …

Want to see the impact of Google Fiber? Look to Comcast

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Comcast<p>Comcast(s cmsca) has connected almost a quarter of a million households (220,000) to its internet essentials …

Every Important Person In Bitcoin Just Got Subpoenaed By New York's Financial Regulator

Things are getting serious for Bitcoin this month: a federal judge declared it real money, Bloomberg gave it an experimental ticker (XBT), and New York’s financial regulator announced an interest in regulating it. Declaring Bitcoin “a virtual Wild West for narcotraffickers and other criminals,” the …

Harry Potter and the Astonishing iTunes Price Mix-Up

Much to Hollywood’s dismay, home video watchers are increasingly disinterested in buying movies.<p>But if you price these things really, really low, …

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