5 crowdfunded projects that delivered on the hype

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5 crowdfunded projects that delivered on the hype
Crowdfunding glory.Image: Extreme Fliers Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Online crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo can make you an overnight success if you play your cards right. Whether its getting a VR prototype off the ground (before being sniped by Facebook, […]

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Amazon locks down patent to block you from online price checking in its stores

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Amazon locks down patent to block you from online price checking in its stores
Amazon's first brick-and-mortar store in Seattle.Image: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images Amazon has earned plenty of sales from shoppers comparing its prices to those of items on the store shelves in front of them. Now the online retail giant has locked down a patent on technology to prevent people from doing just that in its own stores. […]

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