Birdi raises $700K to begin manufacturing a 'smart' smoke alarm

CNRY, Inc. announced today that it has raised $700,000 in new seed funding. The company, better known as Birdi, is dedicated to building a “better” smoke alarm. This alarm will be connected to mobile devices via Wi-Fi to give users updates on air quality.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4"

Study: Brits want bigger phones

Bigger is better in terms of smartphones in the U.K., according to a new study by Context, a phone shipment tracking company.

How I learned to sell to the ‘no’ people

Despite all the inroads cloud computing has made among business users, it still hasn’t broken through the enterprise IT logjam. I see it as a cultural issue: IT organizations love control and complexity.