Tag Archive: Target


Target hopes for bull’s-eye with its mobile wallet

Target is reportedly looking to become a player in the mobile wallet game. The fourth largest retailer in the U.S. would be joining a market that’s quickly becoming pretty crowded. The next mobile payment solution on your smartphone very well could be Target Pay, though it can’t be confirmed at this time. The report comes from […]

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Target sold one iPad per second on Thanksgiving

We’ve written about how the overwhelming majority of Thanksgiving mobile shopping was done using iOS devices, but Apple devices themselves were (perhaps unsurprisingly) highly in demand during last week’s big U.S. holiday. According to one report, Target managed especially impressive sales of both iPads and Apple Watches during Thanksgiving — with Apple’s debut wearable device proving very […]

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Apple Watch hits Target stores this week

Continuing the mass rollout of the Apple Watch, Target announced today that it is ready to start selling the popular wearable device. Target will begin stocking the Watch in selected stores this week, followed by its website on October 18, and in all retail stores by October 25. Customers will be able to choose from 20 […]

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Pistol grip helps get your photography on target

Lust List: Grip&Shoot Bluetooth smart grip for photographers Nobody likes a blurry picture. And while smartphone snappers might think they don’t miss a viewfinder, holding an old-school camera close to the face allowed photographers to use their arms against their torsos to steady things. With a smartphone, which is held out in front of our […]

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Apple’s pile of money is patent trolls’ favorite target

A whopping 9 out of 10 patent lawsuits filed against tech companies in the first half of 2015 were brought by NPEs (non-practicing enterprises, a.k.a patent trolls), a new report reveals. Thanks to its status as the world’s most valuable company,…Read more ›

Apple’s target market could grow to $3.4 trillion by 2020

A billion dollars isn’t cool. You know what’s cool, Justin Timberlake? A trillion dollars! Three point four trillion to be exact. That’s how big Apple’s target market (the money it could potentially make if it had no competitors) could be…Read more ›

Xiaomi is one step closer to its massive smart bracelet sales target

Not content with simply being the world’s third-biggest smartphone maker, occasional Apple copycat Xiaomi is also making inroads in becoming a major wearables company in its own right. Recently, the company’s CEO Lei Jun laid out his plans to sell…Read more ›

Why Beats Music’s surprising numbers make it a prime target for Apple

Beats Music is in an interesting spot as a new service, mainly because we don’t know when (or if) it will be swallowed by Apple. After it was revealed last week that Apple plans to buy Beats for billions, the…Read more ›

Apple was the #1 target of patent trolls in 2013

When it comes to getting sued over U.S. patent-infringements, no one is targeted more than Apple. A new study from a Lex Machina found that in 2013 Apple was the most frequent target of patent lawsuits, followed by Amazon at…Read more ›

How to Target Specific Battery Hogging Apps & Processes in Mac OS X

OS X provides a great way to quickly find what app is using battery power from a drop-down menu on portable Macs, but you’re usually left with a single option to address the battery hog, and that is quitting the app. But it’s not always necessary to quit out of the entire app in question, … Read More [Read More…]