Dec 21, 2012 What would it take for us to become a completely cashless society? Marketplace's Queena Kim takes us on a test drive of the Google Wallet app and talks about the efficacy of technology that's designed to make paper money a thing of the past.
Sep 27, 2012 In a digital twist on the age-old practice of paying people to do odd jobs for you, new smartphone apps like TaskRabbit and Postmates allow you to hire your own personal assistants -- to say, clean your home, buy your groceries or run errands.
Jul 30, 2012 After years of legal skirmishes around the world, the smartphone battle royale finally comes home today to Silicon Valley. Samsug and Apple are going to court over charges of stolen design and functionality features.
Apr 10, 2012 Wireless carriers will be able to disable a stolen phone, making it useless to resell.
Mar 28, 2012 Earnings report from Research in Motion, parent company of BlackBerry, may be a cliffhanger.
Mar 14, 2012 Paypal, the world's largest online payment processor, offers a new service to real-world merchants. What does this mean for rival Square?
Mar 12, 2012 Before there was Marc Zuckerberg, before there was Steve Jobs, before there was Bill Gates, there was Alan Turing. He conceived of the idea of the universal computer.
Jan 31, 2012 Armed with a smartphone and a special app from Square, fundraisers can collect credit card donations on the spot.
Jan 19, 2012 AT&T offers heftier data plans -- but they'll cost you.