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iPad review: A low-cost tablet with tremendous value

In 2010, Steve Jobs infamously sat in a comfy leather chair and slowly went through the features of the original iPad. As Jobs walked us through the Photos app, browsing the web in mobile Safari, and sending emails, one question loomed: How much will it cost? Pundits and analyst predictions ...

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Why Flybrix skipped crowdfunding to launch its LEGO drone kits

Flybrix first dreamed up a drone that kids could build with LEGO bricks in 2015. At the time, co-founders Amir Hirsch, Robb Walters and Holly Kasun debated the merits of launching with a crowdfunding campaign. They craved the exposure that brands like Pebble and Oculus or Scanadu attracted on Kickstarter and Indiegogo, respectively, but they knew ...

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Online coupon site RetailMeNot acquired for $630 million

Harland Clarke, a payment and marketing services firm, will acquire online coupon site RetailMeNot in a deal worth $630 million in equity. Harland Clarke will pay $11.60 per share in cash, which is about 50% higher than the stock’s closing price of $7.75 on April 7. A subsidiary of MacAndrews ...

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AT&T acquiring Straight Path to support 5G rollout

(Image: AT&T) AT&T announced Monday that it’s acquiring Straight Path, a company with a nationwide portfolio of millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum that can help AT&T roll out a 5G network. The deal is valued at $1.6 billion, AT&T said, including liabilities and scheduled remittances to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). ...

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