Social networking services Facebook Inc and Twitter are coming to Google Glass, the wearable computer made by the Internet search company.
Google Inc announced on Thursday a half-dozen apps specially designed to work on its Glass devices. News network CNN, fashion magazine Elle, as well as online apps Tumblr and Evernote were among the half-dozen new apps for Glass unveiled during Google’s annual developer conference in San Francisco.
Black Friday shopping should qualify as an Olympic sport. It's competitive, strategic, and takes a lot of energy. But with the right planning and research, shopping on Black Friday doesn't have to be scary.
KOLKATA: Hoping for big online discounts this Diwali? The wait may well be fruitless. Shoppers may not get cheaper rates on clothes, shoes, electronics and mobile devices this festive season as ecommerce companies look to protect margins after having pursued an aggressive discounting policy in previous years to gain market share and traffic, suggesting a watershed moment in online retail could be around the corner.
MUMBAI: When Swedish fashion retailer H&M opens its first store in the country on October 2, it wants to influence not only Indian fashion lovers' tastes but their habits too. In a first in the country, the Select CityWalk mall in New Delhi will keep its doors open through the previous night for eager fans to queue up outside the shop to get their hands on the world's second largest clothing brand's merchandise first. For H&M, or Hennes & Mauritz, scenes of hysteria as shoppers queue overnight to get a first glimpse of its latest merchandise range aren't new.
Japanese telecom giant SoftBank owns a controlling share of Sprint and has made no attempt to hide its desire to acquire T-Mobile USA and merge the two companies into one. It’s a plan that makes sense from a business point of view, but could be a disaster for consumers.