Online tools to make your holiday travel cheaper and more fun

After a brief, but happy, period when airfares were down and the dollar was up, we're back in the travel doldrums. Airlines are cutting flights and packing planes ever tighter, the dollar buys

Published on: November 19th, 2009 Bill Snyder

Tweet your way to tech savings for work and play

Everybody loves a bargain, and some people can spend hours hunting for deals on sites like eBay, Overstock.com and Amazon. But did you know some sale makers are migrating to Twitter? United Airlines

Published on: June 2nd, 2009 Ian Paul

Top 10 ways to trash telecommuting

In "The Naked Sun," he envisioned Solaria, a civilization whose telepresence technologies are as good as being face-to-face -- superior, in fact, according to the Solarians, who have developed a collective phobia about

Published on: March 31st, 2009 Bob Lewis

Surf to save – Web sites that really pay off

Regular Internet shoppers know the advantages of e-tailing: lower prices, larger selection, and the chance to shop in their skivvies. But there are some categories where savings are really pronounced, and if you're

Published on: March 10th, 2009 Rick Broida

Five ways to reduce costs in 2009

FRAMINGHAM - Saving money is top-of-mind for most IT executives these days. In fact, six out of ten CIOs are trying to lower costs in 2009 by renegotiating IT vendor contracts, according to

Published on: November 7th, 2008 Jon Brodkin

Canadians want printable Web coupons, grocers deny them

Canadians want to stop clipping coupons out of the weekend newspaper and start downloading them from the Web, but many grocers won’t accept printed-at-home coupons because of the risk of fraud, experts say.

Published on: September 17th, 2008 Brian Jackson