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Ford allegedly bans customer for negative s...

Oct 05, 20151 Comment

Ford seems to have taken the customer survey to an all-new extreme: banning a customer for leaving negative feedback. Is this a new trend?

chris treadaway

Tech leader offers blunt, veracious viewpoi...

Oct 04, 2015No Comments

As part of our ongoing series on #WhyAustin, we talk with the CEO of Polygraph Media for the most honest look at the city's business

social media

Traditional vs. digital media consumption r...

Oct 04, 2015No Comments

Social media consumption is on the rise and the trend is expected to continue according to the latest report from the Global Web Index.

digital trends

New study reconfirms that most apps are dow...

Oct 01, 2015No Comments

How many apps do you have on your phone right now that you've downloaded and forgotten about? Us too. A new study reconfirms this growing


Inside The American Genius Team: Jack Lloyd

Oct 01, 2015No Comments

Jack Lloyd is one of our youngest reporters, and you know him for his tech coverage, but do you know he's a coffee addict and


Moonlighter: time tracker for time tracking...

Sep 28, 20151 Comment

Moonlighter is a brand new tool that automates your time tracking and might help you to actually track your time.


Taco Bell’s fried chicken taco shell:...

Sep 24, 2015No Comments

Taco Bell is the latest company to introduce something new to their menu. Is their new creation crazy, or creative? We'll let you be the

work stress

Research proves that long hours diminish pr...

Sep 23, 20152 Comments

Are you working long hours, chasing after productivity? It may be just a mirage if you're shooting yourself in the foot with your work schedule.


Starbucks Pumpkin Spice frappuccinos launch...

Sep 23, 2015No Comments

Starbucks has teamed up with Costco for a limited edition pumpkin spice treat, sure to have all of the "I can eat whatever I want"


Are your Dropbox uploads now visible to oth...

Sep 21, 2015No Comments

What would you do if pictures of teens in bikinis showed up in your Dropbox file for camera uploads? Would you laugh? Panic? Ask Dropbox


Etsy is the next company to try out instant...

Sep 20, 2015No Comments

Etsy, known for their handmade offerings, is trying out a new same day delivery program. The problem is Etsy doesn't hold the goods, can it


Former Uber driver awarded unemployment ben...

Sep 20, 2015No Comments

In California, a former Uber driver has been awarded unemployment benefits, even though Uber wants to classify them as independent contractors.