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Beware of Unknown Credit Card Subscriptions

Robert Siciliano | Posted 07.19.2013 | Crime
Robert Siciliano

The sales industry is fascinating. When it's done well, you receive great value and both parties leave the transaction feeling happy. But the tactics ...

RIP Google Reader

Reuters | Sayantani Ghosh | Posted 03.15.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc said it will shut Google Reader on July 1, citing declining usage for the application that aggregates content served by web fee...

The Busiest Time of Year

Michael Kaiser | Posted 05.11.2013 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

Just putting on stage a full complement of performances is enough to tax us. And mid-season is when we (should) acknowledge where we are falling short in terms of financial performance.

Big Five Music Subscriptions Reviewed: Should You Make the Leap?

Eliot Van Buskirk | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology
Eliot Van Buskirk

Compared to things like bicycles or shoes, music subscription services are remarkably undifferentiated. They all have more or less the same selection ...

With Apple's Content Subscriptions Begins the Era of the Conversion Battle

Eliot Van Buskirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Eliot Van Buskirk

Apple's subscription system will work in much the same way that app purchases already do, except that customers choose how long they want to subscribe for, and Apple earns 30% of each purchase.

The Game Has Changed

Katherine Warman Kern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Katherine Warman Kern

The video game business has discovered what movie theaters, live sports and concert events have known for a long time: there is a reason motivating people to pay a huge premium to attend events.

Prediction: Netflix Will Soon Produce Original Content

Jeff Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeff Steele

In the world of streaming, Netflix is the undisputed king of prime time. According to the Fall 2010 Global Internet Phenomena report, "In the United ...