Today's Five Best Columns
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Nov 4, 2011 3:12PM ET
In the race for who can win TV, it's been Apple-this and Apple-that, but the once-shamed Google's been making serious moves lately.
Nov 4, 2011 1:11PM ET
Today Groupon finally went public and with the stock opening with a 40 percent spike things don't look so bleak after-all.
Nov 4, 2011 10:24AM ET
Just in time for a friendly Christmas competition with Amazon's Kindle Fire, Barnes & Noble is announcing the release of its competitor, a Nook Tablet.
Nov 3, 2011 4:45PM ET
All the things that made the Internet a perfect forum for female blogger voices to flourish, also provided the same opportunities for a backlash of nasty, hateful, sexist commentary.
Nov 3, 2011 1:42PM ET
When Google launched its Facebook doppleganger, Google+, it became clear that the two were in an war to win the Internet.
Nov 3, 2011 12:25PM ET
It's doubtful that "being a hipster" ever meant anything, but the ever-lowering standards have made it really easy for hipster to pop up everywhere these days and today's unlikely breed are Hipster Presbyterians, just a week after last week's Hipster Mormons, also from The New York Times.
Nov 3, 2011 10:16AM ET
On the surface, Amazon's Lending Library, which begins today, sounds Netflix-esque: Pay a fee for unlimited digital borrowing access.
Nov 2, 2011 6:08PM ET
Apple has acknowledged that its iPhone 4S has some battery issues and says it is coming up with some fixes.
Nov 2, 2011 3:03PM ET
In the first week of sales, George W. Bush's book Decision Points sold better than Walter Isaacson's Steve Jobs biography.
Nov 2, 2011 2:31PM ET
For a moment there, it looked like Groupon was never going to get its IPO act together, but the daily deals site is finally scheduling it for Friday.
Nov 2, 2011 1:49PM ET
Alongside Google's Reader and Gmail renovations, Google has finally introduced a native iPhone App.
Nov 2, 2011 12:32PM ET
Today BlackBerry is releasing its very sad excuse for a music service to the public and in the ever concentrated streaming-music world, BlackBerry's offering is the least enticing.
Nov 2, 2011 9:38AM ET
Steve Jobs was a revolutionary, but not everything he did was all that peachy, and his successor Tim Cook is trying to steer Apple away from the darker side of things.
Nov 1, 2011 4:48PM ET
Today, The New York Times and Wall Street Journal bring a troubling trend to our attention: manners are dead.
Nov 1, 2011 1:44PM ET
Yesterday the company announced a new feature that not only informs users why targeted ads appear but also provides a little ammo to detonate an unsavory targeted ad.
Nov 1, 2011 9:30AM ET
After teetering on the brink of collapse, financial firm MF Global filed for bankruptcy yesterday, causing a hellstorm for both Wall Street and the company.
Oct 31, 2011 5:32PM ET
After Obama's first periodic exam in February 2010, it turned out he hadn't quite kicked his smoking habit, and was even sneaking cigarettes, but he seems to be on track now.
Oct 31, 2011 4:23PM ET
The airlines have created an evil cycle of fees for flyers: charge passengers for the solution to a problem they created.
Oct 31, 2011 3:41PM ET
Apparently aggregation is quite lucrative for Matt Drudge, of Drudge Report fame, who just paid cash for a $1.45 million house in Miami.
Oct 31, 2011 2:41PM ET
Tablets are the must have gadget of the past few years, but people aren't willing to fork over big money to own one.
Oct 31, 2011 2:36PM ET
During a press conference today at The National Press Club explaining the "totally baseless" sexual harassment claims Politico reported, Herman Cain inexplicably broke out into song.
Oct 31, 2011 12:11PM ET
Contrary to all the LOLs, emoticons and hashtags happening in feeds across the Twittersphere, Twitter isn't destroying the English language.
Oct 31, 2011 9:45AM ET
For all the talk about cord cutting and our magical future of Internet TV, in real life, television is very much still corded with no signs of being unfettered.
Oct 28, 2011 4:28PM ET
We thought those pricey muffins were suspect from the very beginning because the math just didn't add up, but now everyone can stop freaking out about the Justice Department's exorbitant muffin budget.
Oct 28, 2011 3:58PM ET
Jon Hunsman's three daughters Liddy, Abby, and Mary Anne put together a pretty spot-on mockery of the Cain ad circling around earlier this week that had heads scratching.
Oct 28, 2011 2:14PM ET
After a freshman flop, Google has announced it's releasing version 2.0 of its TV on Sunday, this time with some features that turn it into a little personal TV aggregator.
Oct 28, 2011 2:09PM ET
A few weeks with the new phone under their belt, some new iPhone 4S users have figured out why the phone's battery might be draining too fast and found some fixes that mostly work.
Oct 28, 2011 9:39AM ET
Before she took office as HP CEO, as a board member Meg Whitman supported spinning off the company's PC division, yesterday, she pushed HP in the exact opposite direction.
Oct 27, 2011 6:22PM ET
Siri is a pretty neat personal as is, but some have taken her to the next level, connecting the bot to other devices and making life just that much easier.
Oct 27, 2011 4:12PM ET
Hipsters are supposed to be the cool kids, but that's actually not the way it works: anyone can join in.