Disney Buys Lucasfilm for $4 Billion

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Disney announced today it will buy Lucasfilm for $4 billion in cash and stock. George Lucas, the creator of the Star Wars franchise and CEO of Lucasfilm, owns 100% of the company. Even better: A new Star Wars movie, Episode … Continue reading

10 Things You Forgot Your iPhone Could Do

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I’ve had an iPhone for four years. Because I use the device every day, it’s so easy to forget that it can do so much more than help me to surf the web and send text messages. There are little … Continue reading

Amazon Confirms Cloud Player, Its Would-Be iTunes Killer, Now Works On Sonos, More Devices Coming Later This Year

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At the end of July, Amazon updated its Cloud Player to be in fighting form as an iTunes killer, with a load of new audio features like Scan and Match technology and licensing deals with a number of labels. And … Continue reading

The Older You Are, The More Important You Consider The iPad To Be

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The Older You Are, The More Important You Consider The iPad To Be The older a person is, the more important they consider a tablet like the iPad to be, according to the chart below which comes from Deloitte. As … Continue reading

The Rise And Fall Of HTC

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The Rise And Fall Of HTC HTC was the first phone maker to find success using Android. It launched the first Android phone, the G1. Then it built the Nexus One, which was the first “Google Phone,” meaning Google still … Continue reading

Even At $21, Facebook Is Still Overpriced

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Even At $21, Facebook Is Still Overpriced Facebook’s stock has crashed since it was priced at $38 for its IPO. It’s trading at $21 a share right now. If all the smart institutional investors were willing to dive in at … Continue reading