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A Year Of Tech Flops

CBC | Posted 03.01.2014 | Canada Business

It's been a harsh year for a number of the big names in consumer technology. While previous years have seen huge gadget successes such as Samsung...

Hey, Facebook: Stop Interrupting Users With Annoying Ads

Paul Barter | Posted 06.06.2013 | Canada
Paul Barter

Facebook can't fail. There are one billion users. Switching costs are just too high -- people can't go elsewhere when all of their friends are on Facebook. That's what the folks at Friendster and MySpace thought -- just before users abandoned them in droves. Facebook could be next -- especially if they keep interrupting their users.

Facebook Makes Major Move Into Mobile Phones

CP | Michael Liedtke And Barbara Ortutay, The Associated Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Business

MENLO PARK, Calif. - With its new "Home" on Android gadgets, Facebook is trying to prove that a company doesn't have to make a smartphone or operating...