Computer & Electronics

UPDATE 1/15: Bag Makers Issues Statement on Malware Attack
January 14, 2020 at 3:17 pm

Bag Makers Inc. today announced it was affected by a malware attack on Jan. 13 that encrypted information on some I.T. systems and disrupted customer access to services. Phone and fax lines, along with the company website, are currently shut down. Email access is limited...

PopSockets Introduces Wireless Charger Made for PopGrips
January 7, 2020 at 1:42 pm

PopSockets have taken over the smartphone accessories world. They're such a simple but brilliant solution to the problem of dropping increasingly-expensive phones. They work for every smartphone on the market, and the company has even formed partnerships with the likes of Apple for official PopSocket-integrated cases. Another major trend in smartphone accessories is wireless charging.…

Leed’s Partners With Skullcandy
January 6, 2020 at 11:25 am

Leed's, Pittsburgh, announced a partnership with lifestyle audio brand Skullcandy. Leed's will offer a selection of the retail brand's bestselling headphones and true wireless earbuds. Based in Park City, Utah, and founded at the center of music and board sports, Skullcandy drives innovation in audio experiences from groundbreaking technology in its headphones to once-in-a-lifetime music…

Gemline Announces Strategic Partnership With Anker
December 3, 2019 at 9:54 am

Gemline, Lawrence, Mass., announced a strategic partnership with Anker, a fast-growing global technology brand leader. Gemline will launch its initial Anker product offering, consisting of high-speed charging solutions, this month with plans to expand the product offering in 2020. Anker is a global leader in charging technology. This includes universal high-speed portable chargers, wireless charging,…

Gen Z Is Waging War on Baby Boomers With Meme-Influenced Apparel
October 30, 2019 at 2:10 pm

Gen Z and Baby Boomers are natural enemies. Both generations love to rip on each other online, and sometimes in real life. Finally fed up with Boomers calling younger generations lazy and entitled, Gen Z has been retaliating the way it knows best: memeing at them. That's how "OK boomer" was born, and now apparel with the phrase is selling big...

alphabroder Suffers Malware Attack
October 15, 2019 at 1:05 pm

alphabroder, Trevose, Pa., announced that it was the victim of a malware attack that interrupted its order processing and shipping capabilities. "To date, we have no evidence that any customer data or account information has been compromised or is accessible by this malware," the company said in a statement via Twitter. "We are working with…

Chocolate Bar or Power Bank? How We Made 3 Non-Food Products Look Real Enough to Eat
September 23, 2019 at 2:04 pm

It’s sometimes difficult to be creative given product limitations. At Spector & Co., we believe that what makes something creative is how effectively you use that space between the bare minimum and the absolute max to allow your idea to come to life. We decided to exercise this thought with three different products. The theme?…

Royal Apparel Launches New Website, Enterprise Resource Planning System
September 23, 2019 at 11:08 am

Royal Apparel, Hauppauge, N.Y., is launching new B2B and B2C websites with an enterprise resource planning system. This has been in development for more than a year, fostering excitement for the debut. Key enhancements have been added to the user experience—increased speed of the site, improved images and ease of downloads, filtered navigation, feature selection…