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Use TheFind on Android to shop, compare retail outlets

Instead of visiting a number of retail Web sites to find the best deal on an item, use this free app and let it do the hard work for you.

By Mar. 6, 2014


Microsoft opens more 'specialty' retail outlets

Small-footprint "specialty" stores in malls and shopping centers are a new, key focus for Microsoft with its retail store push.

By Mar. 28, 2013


Zap ugliness: Hide those power outlets with Inlet covers

Your household outlets refuse to evolve. Here's one Kickstarter idea that could make them safer and easier on the eyes.

By Jun. 11, 2013


Portuguese media outlets demand Google pay for links, news leads

The latest example of a trend sweeping the Continent: Make the company pay for the right to use links, story snippets in Google News.

By Mar. 27, 2013


Hard-disk shortage hits consumer outlets

Online resellers are showing strong signs of a constraint on supplies of hard-disk drives: prices are going up as inventory goes down.

By Nov. 10, 2011


ReQuest tells media outlets it owns syncing patent

A firm that produces digital audio and video storage gear has notified online-entertainment companies that it owns the patent for "syncing devices" that predates Apple's iPod.

By Apr. 26, 2011


Flipit! powers USB devices when outlets are taken

Clever design of USB charger lets you juice your device even when all AC outlets are in use.

By Jan. 21, 2011


Boost Mobile to expand retail outlets

Prepaid carrier Boost Mobile announces that it will open 50 stores by year's end.

By May. 8, 2009


Media outlets (and Wikipedia) fooled by Irishman

A 22-year-old student posts a phony quote on Wikipedia purporting to be from deceased composer Maurice Jarre. He claims it was part of a sociology project. The media believes it's a real quote.

By May. 7, 2009


Video: Add multiple power outlets to your car

Revision3 explains how to add 12-volt outlets to your car for charging multiple portable devices.

By Apr. 17, 2009