Google Cloud Service Aims at Amazon
Should the YotaPhone Worry Apple?
Cyber Monday Had Records Sales
Tumblr Brings Hipster Twist to Lists
IDC Sees Record Decline in PC Market
The cloud wars continue. This week, Google has opened up its cloud-based Compute Engine, added greater performance, and dropped pricing to better compete with Amazon, IBM, Microsoft and others.
Should Apple and Samsung be worried? A Russian company is trying to one up them both in the smartphone market with something called the YotaPhone, a dual-screen device that's always on.
The day widely regarded as the Super Bowl of online sales ca-chinged its way to a record day for retailers, and marked a shift in shopping preferences as smartphones and tablets drove nearly a third of traffic.
Blogging site Tumblr is where the Internet's cool kids hang out. Now, Tumblr is flaunting its hipster credentials with a first-ever breakdown of the year's hottest trends, topics and celebrities.
More bad news for the PC industry. IDC is predicting worldwide shipments will fall 10 percent in 2013, marking the most severe yearly contraction on record. And declines are expected to continue next year.