Author: Christine

French cars will now drive on solar panel roads According to Mashable, The village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France, is taking solar panelling from the roof to the street. The town says it’s just unveiled the world...
Verizon extends the life of your Galaxy Note 7 According to Mashable, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7’s death throes will continue into 2017 — but the end is in sight. Verizon has announced that 5 will be that last day it will...
Facebook launches their new mobile ad format According to Mashable, millions of people are preparing to give loved ones brand new smartphones this holiday season, Facebook is giving businesses more ways to ply their recipients wit...
Online sales in Africa reach new highs despite recession According to TechCrunch, Africa’s two leading e-commerce startups, Jumia and Konga, topped their 2015 Black Friday merchandise sales in Nigeria—even as the country weath...
Holiday e-commerce sales top $5 billion According to Marketing Land, Thanksgiving and Black Friday online retail sales exceed $5 billion. More noteworthy in some ways is that mobile devices contributed a record $1.2 billion to th...
Drones fall prey to avian wrath  According to Mashable, while we all look forward to the prospect of pizza being delivered by drones, not everyone is loving the flying gadgets. Birds of prey don’t particularly like them. At...
Dream It. Search It. Pin It. Try It. According to Tech Crunch, Pinterest has historically been more of an idea board – a place to dream about ideas you want to try or products you want to buy. Today, however, the company is ro...