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Proximity-based mobile promotions are hitting Australian malls as iBeacons push out offers to your phone while you're walking past the store.
A survey probing when people in different cities use their smartphones to shop reveals results that some might find deadening.
The increasing reach of Amazon has brick-and-mortar retailers changing their game plans. The latest is Target, who for the first time is offering free shipping.
In an open letter to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, the investment management firm Starboard makes its case for the oft-rumored pair-up.
Don't shrug off the Bash security flaw. Bridget Carey explains how hackers could use it to attack various computer systems -- and even lightbulbs. Also, Amazon is crafting smart-home devices and Apple offers a fix for its botched iOS 8.0.1 update.
Following the Chinese company's historic IPO, the co-founder talks about his ambitious with his US e-commerce rival.
The mobile-chip giant also unveils new software-development kits for LTE Broadcast and for its Vuforia augmented-reality software, designed for digital eyewear like Samsung's Gear VR.
Apple's new iOS is built to control the connected home. How does it stack up against other would-be smart home platforms?
Horrorstör doesn't look like a traditional horror novel, but it promises a chilling look at what it's like to be a modern worker.
We had many great entries in our search for unique and creative uses for your smartphones. Here's the big winner plus some of our favourite finalists.