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Microsoft to Open 5 More Retail Stores
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published February 05, 2013
The locations will feature the Surface tablet and other Windows 8 devices.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows 8, tablet, retail, Surface
Amazon.com Suffers an Outage
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published February 01, 2013
Were hackers responsible for the downtime?
Tags: Amazon, outage, hackers, retail, downtime
Microsoft to Open 6 Additional Retail Stores
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published December 27, 2012
Last year, the company opened 51 Microsoft Stores.
Tags: Microsoft, tablet, retail, Surface, Microsoft Store
Microsoft Surface Tablet Will Soon Be Available from More Retailers
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published December 12, 2012
Staples and Best Buy are among the stores that will offer the device.
Tags: Microsoft, tablet, retail, Surface
Microsoft to Open 75 More Retail Stores
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published July 14, 2011
The company's COO tells partners that the idea has been so successful, they're going to expand to a lot more areas.
Tags: Microsoft, retail, Apple Store
Is Intel's 'Connected Store' Concept the Future of Retail?
By David Needle | Article Published January 11, 2011
The chip giant teams with MIT Media Lab, Best Buy and others to show off some high tech retailing concepts.
Tags: video, Intel, analytics, retail, Best Buy
Microsoft Reveals Plan to Add More Retail Stores
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published April 01, 2010
Is Microsoft's announcement just a small addition to a boutique, consumer research push, or the start of serious competitor to the popular Apple stores?
Tags: ecommerce, Microsoft, retail, stores
Apple to Open 40-50 Stores in 2010
By - Reuters | Article Published November 13, 2009
The computer maker plans to capitalize on its growing popularity in the PC and handheld markets.
Tags: consumer, Apple, retail, media
Who Killed Black Friday?
By Mike Elgan | Article Published November 11, 2009
Sure, Black Friday is still a great day for deal, but the Internet has done away with the traditional “one day only” Black Friday concept.
Tags: Google, search, apps, retail, Black Friday
7 Reasons Why Microsoft Should Make PCs
By Mike Elgan | Article Published October 28, 2009
The company already sells Microsoft-branded keyboards, webcams and game consoles. Moving into the PC hardware market would boost its prospects for continued dominance.
Tags: Microsoft, Apple, Dell, retail, monitors
RIM Unveils Upscale Blackberry Bold
By - Reuters | Article Published October 21, 2009
The new BlackBerry Bold smartphone is designed for professional users and affluent retail consumers.
Tags: wireless, iPhone, retail, Enterprise, carriers
RIM to Release New Blackberry Storm
By - Reuters | Article Published October 15, 2009
The move is an effort by RIM to challenge the the iPhone as Apple offers the device to a larger number of wireless carriers.
Tags: wireless, iPhone, retail, RIM, carriers
Windows 7 to Challenge Apple's Emerging Success?
By - Reuters | Article Published October 15, 2009
Next week's release of Windows 7 may apply pressure to Apple's prices, at the very least.
Tags: Microsoft, iPhone, Vista, retail, Leopard
Uptick in Hiring on the Horizon
By CIO Update Staff | Article Published October 15, 2009
Employers plan to hire nearly 170,000 workers, but you may be surprised to hear where the action is.
Tags: IT, retail, jobs, careers, Hiring