Stories by Mike Elgan

Why smart stores don't check out

Amazon, Starbucks and Apple want you to walk into their stores, pick up your items, then walk right out. But there's a problem.

The laptop is dead

Here's Mike Elgan's open-and-shut case on why the venerable laptop is on its way out.

Everything is a virtual assistant now

At CES this week, we're learning that virtual assistants like Amazon's Alexa will be delivered as a utility to almost every appliance in your home.

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