Bottom line: Amazon is looking for the next "Fifty Shades of Grey" by panning directly to would-be fan fiction authors.
Security 29,886 articles
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Laptops 6,210 articles
While Intel is enthusiastic about touch-enabled devices, even if it hits 25 percent market penetration by 2016, it will still be niche rather than a must-have feature, which doesn't bode well for Microsoft and its touch ambitions for Windows.
Apps 14,157 articles
A new study that measures app usage on Windows 8 PCs finds that Metro style apps are gaining traction slowly. But a surprising result suggests that app developers who deliberately break Microsoft's design guidelines are most likely to win users over.
Mobility 41,035 articles
I never travel overseas without Truphone and businesses will appreciate their new global shared plan offerings that include calls, text, and data.
Web development 444 articles
Tumblr is a very well designed mini publishing platform, but more ads, sooner, could have made it the Huffington Post of personal publishing.
CXO 19,959 articles
Many small businesses struggle to cope with internet security and are refusing to trade online as a result.
Patents 1,320 articles
Twitter has applied its new innovator's agreement for the first time to a patent on a 'pull down to refresh trigger'.
SMBs 2,012 articles
The mobile and digital payment company is running a competitive trade-in under which it will help retailers get outfitted with an iPad solution in exchange for old cash registers.
Linux 5,186 articles
If you want an old-style, hard-working, windows, icons, menus, and pointer desktop, then what you want is Linux Mint 15.