Deal: HTC U Ultra for just £299.99 in UK

For those interested in the HTC U Ultra and based in the UK, today is your lucky day. Eglobalcentral is offering the Sapphire Blue version with 64 GB storage for half the price until the end of Wednesday. It can be yours for only £299.99 and the delivery is free (although is a bit slow and usually […]

Leading Into Prime Day, Amazon Offers 4 Months of Music Unlimited for $0.99 – Deal Alert

Amazon’s Music Unlimited service is typically offered at $9.99/month, but Amazon has activated a special promotion as a teaser to their upcoming Prime Day on July 11. The promotion just dropped today and gets you 4 months of their Music Unlimited service for just $0.99, if you’re a Prime member (or have a 30 day […]

UK Tech Startup Improbable Breaks $1 Billion Valuation With SoftBank Deal

Improbable, a British tech simulation company dreamt up at Cambridge University, has raised $502 million (roughly Rs. 3,218 crores) in a funding round led by Japan’s SoftBank, valuing it at over $1 billion and propelling it into the top ranks of the European industry. Britain has a thriving tech start-up scene but few companies secure […]

How Microsoft can make its expensive LinkedIn deal work

Microsoft has a track record of big buys gone south, and write-downs have topped $13 billion since 2012. Photo: Reuters Seattle: As Microsoft corp. officially swallows LinkedIn corp., it should have one goal: Make this acquisition different. The company has a track record of big buys gone south, and writedowns have topped $13 billion since […]

Want to Be Kind of a Big Deal? These Social Media Tactics Could Move the Needle

Perception is everything. In the business world, people are naturally attracted to the biggest names, whether you call them influencers, experts, or [insert industry here] rock stars. But what if you aren’t a big name yet? What if you’re just starting out and looking to make a name for yourself? How can you get on […]

Foxconn Gets Green Light From China’s Antitrust Regulator for Sharp Deal

Taiwanese tech giant Hon Hai said antitrust authorities in China had approved its takeover of ailing Japanese electronics maker Sharp, clearing the last obstacle to the drawn-out deal. The purchase, which was supposed to close last month, has reportedly been held up by China – one of the countries that was reviewing the deal over […]

Sonos Cuts Deal to Bring Amazon Alexa Voice Controls to Its Speakers

Sonos Cuts Deal to Bring Amazon Alexa Voice Controls to Its Speakers Matt Welch began hacking his Sonos Internet-connected stereo system about two years ago, to make it easier for his wife to listen to the radio. One of his favorite creations was a software program that used the microphone on the family’s Echo, Amazon’s […]