Tag: consumer-tech

  • Apple’s latest acquisition highlights how important Apple Music is for its future

    The logo of the music streaming app Apple Music is seen on a mobile screen and a laptop screen. The numbers of people using music streaming apps grow. The biggest one is the Swedish Spotify with 83 million paying users and about 100 others, that use the free version. (Photo by Alexander Pohl/NurPhoto via Getty […]

  • Amazon opens ‘4-Star’ store selling highly rated items

    Good luck restocking and keeping up with the fickle internet.Image: amazon Why aim for five stars when four will suffice? That seems to be the logic behind Amazon’s latest brick-and-mortar shop in New York City. That’s right, the online retailer is encroaching on real, physical businesses yet again — but this time it’s not groceries […]

  • Maisie Williams’ new networking app ‘Daisie’ is launching

    Maisie Williams is now an app-creator as well as an actress.Image: Daisie When you think of Maisie Williams, the first image to spring to mind is probably that of list-keeping badass Arya Stark. But did you know the Game of Thrones star is also an entrepreneur? SEE ALSO: The first ‘Game of Thrones’ spinoff starts […]

  • Internet service providers like Comcast hit all-time low in customer satisfaction

    Image: Bob Al-Greene/Mashable People love streaming services such as Netflix and Twitch. Their internet service providers? Not so much.  That’s the conclusion reached by the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) report, which used data from around 250,000 customer interviews.  SEE ALSO: The best VPNs according to Reddit This year, satisfaction with internet service providers […]

  • Get an online course bundle dedicated to cloud computing for 96% off

    Master the cloud, once and for all.Image: pexels Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. The cloud is one of the most frequently misunderstood technologies. We rely on it for everything from email to analytics to puppy GIFs, but if someone ever really, truly demanded […]

  • Looking to quit Craigslist? Here are 12 sites and apps to use instead

    Looking for alternatives to Craigslist? Don't worry, we got you covered.Image: Mashable Composite, Craigslist/ Emojipedia The scary part about loving something is that you must eventually let it go. The internet learned that lesson the hard way in March when Craigslist announced that it would be pulling its personals section in response to Senate bill […]