convenience

 

Netflix's New Competitor: Unlimited Streaming, $10 a Month

4:17 pm, September 23, 2011

The Blockbuster video store chain and new owner Dish Network are ganging up on Netflix with a less expensive way to watch Internet video and rent DVDs through the ...

 

Google Adds Visa, Amex, Discover Cards to Wallet

11:00 am, September 20, 2011

Google's Wallet is getting thicker. The company is adding Visa, American Express and Discover to its payment system, which aims to make cellphones the credit cards ...

 

UPS to Let You Choose Your Own Delivery Time

4:50 pm, September 14, 2011

Announcing the launch of a new home delivery system, the parcel delivery giant will allow customers to choose their own delivery times while improving its bottom ...

 

Are Mobile Payments the Post Office's Downfall?

2:30 pm, September 12, 2011

The U.S. Postal Service is facing default and possibly disintegration, and mobile payments seem poised to pick up the slack.

 

Plastic Pushes Cash Into a Corner

4:59 pm, July 15, 2011

Cash may no longer be king, as consumers are increasingly relying on debit cards and mobile payments to make their everyday purchases.

 

The 10 Most Convenient Cities in America

12:00 pm, June 20, 2011

Mass transit and overall walkability move cities such as Portland, Ore., Boston and Milwaukee into the most convenient.

 

New Site Bypasses Automated Customer Service

12:00 pm, May 09, 2011

Using crowd-sourced feedback on customer service numbers, GetHuman.com gives users the quickest way to get a person on take their call.

 

New Apps Reach the Millions of 'Unbanked'

2:00 pm, October 12, 2010

Those without bank accounts have new options to shop online, pay their rent checks, and send gift cards.

 

Antidotes to Pushy Salespeople

12:00 pm, October 08, 2010

With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, here are 9 tips to avoid rude retailers.

 

New Music Services Hit the Web

8:58 am, August 09, 2010

Rdio and Mog offer exciting ways to listen; Pandora and others keep the beat.

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