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Microsoft Surface Devices Fail on Reliability, Finds Consumer Reports Survey

HIGHLIGHTS Consumer Reports surveyed 90,000 tablet and laptop owners Breakage rate for Surface devices is worse compared to other brands Microsoft devices were found to freeze, unexpectedly shut down The breakage rate for Microsoft’s Surface devices is significantly worse than for other manufacturers’ laptops and tablets, Consumer Reports said, adding that it was removing its “recommended” designation for Surface products. The non-profit publication surveyed ... Read More »

Will consumer tech companies rule the enterprise world?

I often get asked whether consumer technology companies take over the enterprise world. The argument usually is very simple and goes like this — the consumer tech giants have more cash, can attract the best engineers, know how to build great products and were built in the cloud, so why would they not win in the enterprise. I am probably ... Read More »

WhatsApp Sued for Sharing Data With Facebook by German Consumer Group

HIGHLIGHTS German consumer group VZBV sues WhatsApp WhatsApp alleged to transfer data to Facebook without consumer approval Facebook claimed to use WhatsApp data to improve features on its platform WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned messaging app, has been sued by a German consumer group for sharing data with the parent company. The Federation of German Consumer Organisations (Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband) also referred to ... Read More »

Financeit Lets Small Businesses Offer Consumer Financing

Usefulness Functionality Price Summary If you’ve been itching to offer financing to your customers, the free, low-risk and easy-to-use online solution Financeit just may be your key to better close rates and bigger transactions. If consumer financing is at the top of your “confusing topics I wish I understood better so I could increase my bottom-line” list, then the online ... Read More »

Pay Hike To Lift Auto, Consumer Durable Stocks: Centrum Broking

Abhishek Anand, fund manager at Centrum Broking, said auto and consumer durable companies are likely to be the prime beneficiaries of the Seventh Pay Commission implementation. Mr Anand said that generally people tend to increase consumption-based spending first after an increase in income. “We see demand getting generated for auto and consumer durable led sectors,” Mr Adnad said. (Watch) Two-wheeler ... Read More »