Tag Archive: Purchase


Google is planning to make it easier than ever to shop online by allowing you to purchase the products that appear in your mobile search results. With a new feature dubbed “Purchase on Google,†shoppers will be able to buy… Read more ›

Did you get in trouble when you were a kid because you took your parents’ VCR apart just to see how it worked? If you’ve ever displayed even a casual interest in electronics and a curiosity to learn about how… Read more ›

On the consumer side, Apple couldn’t be hotter in China: not only taking the top spot for smartphone sales in the country for the first time ever, but also beating out the likes of Gucci and Chanel to be named China’s favorite… Read more ›

Apple Pay’s list of supporters is continuing to grow this week, as Apple announced this morning that dozens of new banks, retailers, and start-ups have signed up to bring Apple’s mobile wallet to their customers. The company’s new e-commerce product… Read more ›

Don’t like using your credit card online? No problem. Apple has just updated its online store to allow you to pay for anything the company sells online using PayPal. Live now on the Apple Store, you can now select PayPal… Read more ›

Apple has added 16 new countries and regions to the App Store’s Volume Purchasing Program today that allows businesses and schools to purchase mass quantities of a single app in just one purchase, and distribute it among multiple students or… Read more ›

Typically you can download anything from the Mac App Store without incident, that’s the way things are supposed to work. Sometimes things aren’t so hunky-dory, and one of the more peculiar errors from the App Store is the incredibly vague “We could not complete your purchase – Unknown Error” message. Having experienced this error message … Read More

Are you an Amazon Prime member? If you’re willing to settle for slower shipping, you may be able to trade prompt delivery for sweet, sweet digital credits. Why would anyone who pays $ 99-plus a year for Amazon Prime opt for… Read more ›

The European Commission has issued some words to Google and Apple about both companies’ steps to ensure children don’t rack up huge amounts of money on in-app purchases without their parents’ permission. In a statement released by the Commission on… Read more ›

AT&T to purchase DirecTV for close to $50 billion

AT&T has confirmed that it is going to acquire satellite television operator DirecTV for $ 48.5 billion. With a customer base of more than 35 million subscribers (as of December 2012), DirecTV is the second-largest pay TV provider in the United… Read more ›