Looking for which tech toys will win your family over this holiday season? Verizon polled over 10,000 consumers to see what’s on everyone’s holiday tech wish list. Check out what Verizon discovered and how you can tech the halls with the latest holiday gadget trends this season!
If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it many times before. Apple has single-handedly become a successful company because of it’s lifestyle appeal to tech – not because of superior products. As a matter of fact, you may notice more of it’s competitors taking a few cues from the widely successful company but appealing to the novice and sometimes tech snobbish users of today. Have you ever asked yourself if Apple users really think differently? Or have they been brainwashed instead? Apple fanboys and fangirls everywhere have jumped at each and every new product released by Apple, not because of it’s superiority in the marketplace but simply because it’s manufactured by Apple.
Discover if you’re an “Apple hater” or just plain immune to psychological lifestyle marketing. This infographic gets to the bottom of why people buy Apple products, and what keeps them from buying them. And it shows how they feel about those products once they’ve bought them. If you’re having trouble understanding this unusual infographic, here’s a quick guide: On the left side are those who haven’t bought Apple products, and on the right are those who have been enveloped in Apple’s alleged reality distortion field.
Are you an Apple Super Fan? Do you believe Apple’s success has been simply because of the reality distortion?
Which side do you fall on?
Fashion Week has lately been evolving as technology is increasingly being adopted by designers, editors and enthusiasts alike, and it will be intriguing to watch the ever evolving tech used this Fashion Week season in New York City. Check out the evolution of NYFW technology from the beginning until present day below…
With $30 billion worth of phones lost in the U.S. every year, we bet your phone has contributed to the heap at one time or another. How many times have you seen a Facebook status update that says something along the lines of, “Holy crap, last nite was crazy weird. Lost my phone ugGGGhhhhhhHHHHHH. Send me your numbers or else we’re no longer friends.”
You’d be surprised on the places where people get their phones stolen. Then again, bars and nightclubs are not among the top places that people lose their phones. You should be most careful about dropping your device in coffee houses, pizza and church, among others. And keep an eye on your phone during Christmas and New Year’s Eve, too — those are the times of year Americans are most likely to misplace their mobiles.
Of course, everyone is looking at the Instagram + Facebook merger now – thinking “Man, I could’ve created that!” (Yeah, of course you could have…) But if you’re interested in learning how Instagram went from having zero to becoming a billion dollars richer IN LESS THAN 17 MONTHS…check out the infographic below.
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The holiday season is a hacker’s winter wonderland – with up to 152 million shoppers expected to shop online and in stores on Black Friday, and another 75.9 millionexpected to take part in Cyber Monday, it’s no wonder cybercriminal activity spikes this time of year. Have you thought about how you’ll arm yourself against thieves that want to steal your credit card information? Protect yourself and learn how Trend Micro can help you have a safe and happy holiday season by checking out the Online Shopping Made Easy Guide.