Articles by Marisa Krystian

Originally from Southern California, Marisa moved to NYC to pursue her passion for broadcasting. She joined IBTimes TV in June 2011 and has spent the past two years carving out a niche reporting on the latest in science and technology. Marisa holds a B.S. degree in Broadcast Journalism from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. She spent a year studying art history in Florence where she cultivated a deep love for food, travel and the arts. Feel free to follow her on Twitter.

Review: Can Kobo eReaders Top The Kindle And Nook?

Despite fierce competition from Amazon's Kindle and Barnes & Nobel's Nook offerings, Toronto-based Kobo Inc. has carved out a niche in the e-reader market by offering quality, no-frills eReaders. Kobo announced its first eReader in 2010.

iPhone 5S: Why You Should Upgrade

The iPhone 5S and 5C sold a record-breaking 9 million phones during its first weekend of sales, with the iPhone 5S proving to be more popular.

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A 'help wanted' sign in the window of Add Accessories in New York City

Job Gains Slowing

Gains in the hospitality and retail sectors accounted for nearly half the 1.8 million jobs created, but a wave of business failures is poised to begin.