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How Retailers Use Personalized Prices to Test What You’re Willing to Pay

Have you ever looked up flights or hotels on an app on your phone, only to open your laptop and see different prices?<p>That’s exactly what happened to me recently. I was using Orbitz’s iPhone app to research a vacation package to New York City. Settling on a hotel, I accessed Orbitz’s website on my …

Here One Smart Earbuds: Wireless earphones from Doppler Labs that give you superpowers

Whether in a loud restaurant, on a plane with background noise or simply walking around the city, most of us don’t want to hear every single sound that passes our ears. With Here One from Doppler Labs, we now have the ability to control what we hear. These wireless earbuds offer a range of …

IKEA Has Plans for the Living Room of the Future

The Swedish furnishings giant has announced plans for a festival within the famed Salone del Mobile<p>In a true example of blending of high and low, Milan's famous Salone del Mobile design and furniture fair will play host to one perhaps unlikely company this April: IKEA. The Swedish purveyor of …

Living Rooms

Amazon's new grocery store proves the $350 billion company acts more like a giant startup

That startup-like mindset was on full display again this week, when Amazon rolled out a video for its first physical grocery store, Amazon Go.<p>While Amazon Go's cashier-less technology may have grabbed all the headlines, the real surprise is the startup-like approach Amazon is taking with its …

Ikea Lets Kids Design Its New Toys, And They’re Delightful

Children have amazingly active imaginations, and tend to come up with things that even the most creative adults would never think of. Now, Ikea is smartly tapping into this wellspring of ideas for a line of stuffed toys, dubbed Sagoskatt–Swedish for “mythical treasure”–which hits shelves on …

Kids

X-Drone Quadcopter Concept Development by Avi Cohen

Newest and coolest toys that hit our market in recent years are Quadcopter drones, there are many different models and types to suit your needs. Avi …

Sustainable Shell Smartphone

The HTC GO GREEN is an evolution of Peter Dudas’ HTC ONE M8 that focuses on sustainability. Rather than a brushed aluminum unibody frame, the design …

Batteries

Man accidentally buys Xbox One during Apple Watch demo

Early adopters of the Apple Watch, the newest gadget from Cupertino, are starting to receive their units through the post, meaning that we are …

The incredible rise and fall of Tesco

The company announced losses of £6.4 billion for 2014-15, its worst set of results in 100 years of trading and the first posting since CEO Dave Lewis took the reigns last July.<p>Lewis has been struggling to reform the company after revealing last September that it overstated profits by £250 million …