8 Excellent Bike Mounts to Hold Your iPhone

8 Excellent iPhone Bike Mounts 1. LifeProof Bike & Bar Mount for iPhone 4/4S Suitable for bikes and motorbikes, the LifeProof mount can be positioned in landscape or portrait position and offers a quick-release locking mechanism you can operate with one hand. Cost: $39.99 2. Read More …

The State of Ecommerce

Between now and 2016, be prepared to spend an average of $1,472 per year online shopping. Right now, U.S. consumers hover somewhere around $1,200-$1,300 per year, but that number will increase by 44%, to $1,738, by 2016. Now, keep in mind that includes all kinds Read More …

‘Wall Street Journal’ Offers Free Wi-Fi in NYC, San Francisco

From now until the end of September, The Wall Street Journal is offering free Wi-Fi to residents of New York City and San Francisco. The Wi-Fi network is available through more than 1,300 hotspots labeled “The Wall Street Journal Wi-Fi.” You won’t need a Wall Read More …

Apple Is Considering Renaming Beats Music, Not Shutting It Down

Apple is considering making changes at Beats Music, not shutting down the service.Image: Lester Cohen/WireImage Apple is considering making a bunch of changes at Beats Music, but shutting down the subscription streaming service isn’t one of them. “It’s not true,” Tom Neumayr, a spokesman for Read More …

Connected Cars May Eventually Inspire Place-Specific Radio Ads

Image: Yutaka Tsutano Chevrolet is rolling out what it calls the “largest deployment of vehicles with built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi in the market this summer,” and the move will help open up opportunities for advertisers in the in-car services market, experts say. “Chevrolet is committed Read More …

Hotels are making record profits from extra fees on stuff you don’t use

The Andaz hotel chain, owned by Hyatt, bucks the trend of expensive minibars by offering free local snacks to guests.Image: Flickr, Simon Q Forget traffic jams, the Are we there yet?! whines, and bad weather. The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list Read More …

Isaac Mizrahi to Sell Fashion Line Exclusively on LivingSocial

In an unusual series of partnerships, fashion designer and former Liz Claiborne creative director Isaac Mizrahi is launching a fashion line with General Motors to be sold exclusively on daily deals site LivingSocial as soon as late September. The line, “Malibu Style,” is part of Read More …

6 Bloggers Who Tumbled Their Way Into New York Fashion Week

6 Bloggers Who Tumbled Their Way Into New York Fashion Week 1. Rachel Schwartzmann Rachel Schwartzmann, current Huffington Post contributor and aspiring fashion writer, created The Style Line in January 2011. She also runs a personal style blog, Le Style Child. The Style Line “features Read More …

Are Sound Waves the Future of Mobile Marketing?

Your Starbucks runs and concert visits will soon be more interactive. Imagine the luxury of walking into a coffee shop and receiving a personalized drink deal on your smartphone or tablet upon entry. Or, receiving an automated mobile thank-you note for watching a film, exactly Read More …

Black Friday Sales Surge as Shoppers Stick to the Web

This year, shoppers avoided early-morning lines, customer stampedes at megastores and Black Friday-related deaths by browsing deals online. U.S. shoppers put aside their trypophan hangovers, and increased online sales by 17.4% on Thanksgiving Day and by 20.7% on Black Friday compared to last year, according Read More …