Don't-Miss Stories

online shopping

Free holiday shipping specials end Monday: Watch out for the gotchas!

According to promoters of so-called Free Shipping Day, 1600 online retailers will offer free shipping on select electronics, clothes, and toys.

on techhive.com

Raspberry Pi gets an app store

Raspberry Pi, a $25 credit-card sized Linux computer introduced earlier this year, is getting its own app store.

Cracking the gadget pricing code: Buy now or wait?

Is now the best time to buy a PC, tablet, camera or TV? Will prices hold steady, or are they primed to plummet? Industry experts weigh in.

Lawsuit claims fake Android alerts tied to mystery charges

Lawsuit claims mystery charges on over 100,000 wireless bills can be traced to Android apps made by GoLive Mobile and ads distributed by Airpush.

on techhive.com

Online charitable giving for the holidays

Make sure that your charitable donations reach their intended recipients and aren’t intercepted by conscienceless fraudsters.

Amazon, Barnes & Noble slash Kindle, Nook prices

Amazon and Barnes & Noble are offering new deals on Kindle and Nook devices as we approach the mid-way point of the holiday shopping season.

on techhive.com

Cyber Monday: PCWorld picks the best tech deals

Take a shortcut to great deals on laptops, tablets, and gadgets this Cyber Monday with help of PCWorld bargain hunters.

Facebook expands Gifts service with more products

If wishing a Facebook friend on his birthday isn't enough, users can now attach real gifts to their greeting with an expanded gift service that the social networking Web site announced on Thursday.

Microsoft is reportedly working on its own smartphone

Asian suppliers say Microsoft is currently testing a smartphone design. But launching its own handset would require careful balance to avoid angering its partners that are shipping Windows Phone 8 devices.

on techhive.com

LED displays for Rear Window Captioning in the NCAM lab

Lab strives to keep tech accessible to all users

From Julia Child to mobile devices, the National Center for Accessible Media cooks up ways to keep technology accessible to people with disabilities.

on techhive.com