Erik Berte Archive
Published May 16, 2012
Tired of bloatware slowing down the PCs you buy? You've probably never heard of it, but an offering from Microsoft could save you a lot of frustration.
Published May 14, 2012
From resume fluffing to corporate trash-talking, Yahoo's certainly had its share of interesting characters steering the tech ship. Here's a look at the company's chief executives over the years -- and why they didn’t work out.
Published May 07, 2012
Some wireless carriers are mulling ending subsidies for smartphones.
Published May 03, 2012
As tablet shipments for the first quarter jumped 120% year-over-year, Apple's reach of the market rose to 68%, while Android devices took a hit.
Published May 02, 2012
Facebook's advertising business is a major selling point in its upcoming IPO, but some advertisers reportedly aren't sure they're getting a good value.
Published April 27, 2012
Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablet has not only become the retailer’s No. 1 selling item, but it’s also taken more than half of the entire Android tablet market.
Published April 26, 2012
Wal-Mart announced on Thursday a new 'Pay with Cash' option, aiming to provide online shoppers without access to credit or debit cards a broader selection of products than what's available in stores.
Published April 25, 2012
The FCC approved a transfer of spectrum licenses from AT&T to T-Mobile, part of an agreement the two companies had made should their proposed merger fall through, which it did.
Published April 24, 2012
Google announced its long-rumored Google Drive, providing users with 5GB of free storage online as well as collaboration tools.
Published April 11, 2012
Smartphone voice-recognition features, popularized by Apple’s Siri on the iPhone 4S, may have finally reached the point where they are at least as accurate as typing.