Business

The Trouble With Travel: Taxi from Hell

  Earlier this year, I flew in the San Antonio airport in Texas around supper time and I was exhausted.  The airport in Dallas was hot and chaotic and I was really tired from the day of usual travel issues with delayed flights and a long ride into the airport.  I had not eaten, so […]

Pandora Loses 7 Million Listeners - Slashdot

…a decline of more than 7 million listeners from the 81 million it had in the same quarter a year ago Source: Pandora Loses 7 Million Listeners | Slashdot It looks like Pandora is losing steam.  I am currently a Spotify subscriber, and I have been for a number of years now.  Spotify seems to be […]

It's official: T-Mobile-Sprint merger talks are over

Source: It’s official: T-Mobile-Sprint merger talks are over The T-Mobile/Sprint merger talks have ended.  It appears these two cellular giants just cannot come to terms and reach an agreement on who would have majority control of the combined company.  It appears to have been a mutual agreement to walk away and remain separate entities, but […]

Best Buy now lets you shop with Amazon Alexa | SlashGear

It seems that Amazon has become such a dominant force in the online shopping market that even big box retail stores are bending over backwards to cooperate with the company. Best Buy is the latest … Source: Best Buy now lets you shop with Amazon Alexa – SlashGear Best Buy now has a new skill […]

Voice Assistants and Smart Homes: Who's watching and listening?

I have been reading articles across the Web over the last few months pertaining to connected home assistants, like Amazon’s Alexa and Google Home.  People are stirring up a range of emotions related to espionage and wiretapping.  It appears that everyone is concerned about willingly placing a wiretap in their home.  For a search giant, […]