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4 'iWatch' alternatives Apple could unveil on Sept. 9

Apple may show off a wearable device at its September iPhone event. But don't call it an iWatch just yet. Here's what else Apple watchers say the company could be cooking up.

By August 29, 2014


What is HbbTV?

Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV is on its way to Australia in the form of FreeviewPlus, but what is it, how do you get it, and why should you care?

By April 21, 2014


As sink Nook sales, so slumps B&N's fiscal health

Revenue in Barnes & Noble's Nook division hit $316 million, down 26 percent compared to the prior year, as the unit's losses balloon to $190.4 million.

By February 28, 2013


MacBook EFI updates fix battery problems

Firmware updates address a rare issue that could prevent booting for systems with excessively used batteries.

By January 30, 2013


Microsoft's got the hots for Nook

Microsoft joins forces with Barnes & Noble, LG competes with iCloud, and Dell says there's big demand for the XPS 13 ultrabook.

By April 30, 2012


Get a 50-inch Insignia HDTV for $499.99

It's about as bare-bones as a TV can get, but it also has stellar user ratings -- and ships for free.

By October 29, 2012


New $199 Nook Tablet to compete with Fire

Company announces new version of its tablet on the same day it posts a profit decline. The new Nook Tablet, with half the memory, shaves $50 off the original's price. Also: Nook Color e-reader is shedding $30.

By February 21, 2012


Barnes & Noble CEO: We're committed to the Nook

Barnes & Noble's CEO argues that the Nook is "undervalued," and that you shouldn't count out its digital-book business anytime soon.

By January 6, 2012


Nook spinoff could be next chapter for Barnes & Noble

The bookseller may have no choice but to spin off its Nook unit as its brick-and-mortar retail unit overshadows its digital content business

By January 5, 2012


Mac EFI firmware updates enable OS X Lion Internet recovery

A few EFI firmware updates are available for some MacBook and Mac Mini systems that enable Lion Internet recovery on them.

By January 25, 2012