JEFFERIES: Snap’s app redesign could backfire (SNAP)

Snap’s stock price is slipping on Monday after the company was downgraded by Jefferies. Jefferies prefers Facebook in the social media landscape. Snap’s new app redesign may not have the desired effect and could turn users away from publishers’ content. …

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GoPro confirms layoffs, exit from drone business

GoPro today released preliminary fourth quarter 2017 results which paints the company in struggling situation. The company says it plans to reduce its headcount in 2018 from 1,254 employees to fewer than 1,000. It also plans to exit the drone …

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The Garmin Vivofit 4 is an $80 Fitbit killer

Garmin and Fitbit have been going at it for years. Both companies offer a compelling array of products complete with high-end smartwatches. But it’s the fight for the low-end that’s compelling and Garmin just lobbed a monster of a product …

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Nima announces a $289 portable peanut allergy tester

Peanut allergy is common and now there’s a new way to detect if a food substance contains the ingredient. Nima’s Peanut is a small, self-contained unit to detect peanuts. And like Nima’s gluten detector, it seems quick and easy to …

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Facebook and Google are free. They shouldn’t be.

Most everyone takes it for granted that Facebook, Google, Twitter, Snapchat, and Instagram are free. But we all might be better off if we had to pay for these services. Because we don’t pay them, we aren’t actually Google or …

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