If you want the best of Swiss watch-making traditions and precision and also want to wear an Apple Watch or Apple Watch Edition at the same time, well, a Nico Gerard Pinnacle watch is just what the doctor ordered.
If you thought Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch and Apple Watch Edition smartwatches were rather expensive at $350, $500 and $10,000 respectively, what will you say about the Nico Gerard Read more […]
Yahoo acquired a shopping site called Polyvore for an undisclosed price in a bid to enter into the competitive mobile ecommerce business.
The Yahoo announcement said:
Yahoo and Polyvore will power native shopping ads that drive traffic and sales to retailers. Broadly, Polyvore will accelerate Yahoo’s Mavens growth strategy (mobile, video, native, social) through its strong offerings in social, Read more […]
German carmakers Audi, BMW, and Daimler (owners of the Mercdeds brand) paid € 2.8 billion or about $3 billion to acquire Nokia’s mapping service Hire. Nokia sold its mobile phone unit to Microsoft last year for $7.6 billion.
Nokia is now focused almost entirely on its telecom equipment business, selling communications equipment to telecoms carriers worldwide.
Nokia’s Here mapping technology Read more […]
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has started an incentive program for its hot-selling Model S whereby Tesla owners making referrals would get a $1,000 upon the referral buying a Model S. The referred buyer would also get a $1,000 off of the purchase price of a Model S which ranges from $70,000 to $100,000 and beyond.
This is one more non-traditional marketing tactic from the maverick California carmaker. Read more […]
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook on Friday to announce that he and his wife Priscilla Chan are expecting a baby girl. But the announcement also talked about miscarriages Ms. Chan had suffered in the process or trying to have a baby.
Mr. Zuckerberg wrote that he and Ms. Chan had had three miscarriages before the ongoing pregnancy. Mr. Zuckerberg’s Facebook post has more Read more […]
Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) has won a rather expensive bidding war for the ex-Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May — to the tune of $250 million or £160 million. Amazon beat Netflix, its great online streaming rival in the process. The ex-Top Gear team will produce three seasons of an auto show with each season having 12 episodes.
Amazon’s auto show which is not named Read more […]