Steve Alexander

Columnist/Reporter | Technology
Phone: 612-673-4553
Steve Alexander follows consumer and business technology trends, and writes a weekly question and answer column for consumers.

Recent content from Steve Alexander

Social media and small business: A legal guide

A free, state-sponsored booklet written by a Minneapolis attorney clarifies social media rules.

Updated: August 11, 2013, - 11:23 AM

IntriCon shares fall as investors react to depth of revenue decline

The company signaled the decline in June, but the second-quarter results announced Thursday showed its size.

Updated: August 09, 2013, - 09:08 PM

Aug. 9: Wayzata firm denies allegations over train disaster

Dakota Plains Holdings Inc., a Wayzata firm that has been sued over the July 6 oil train explosion that killed 47 people in Quebec, said Thursday that the allegations against it are baseless.

Updated: August 09, 2013, - 09:06 AM

Stratasys shares soar 14 percent as company raises growth target

Second-quarter margins and revenue were helped by the merger with Israeli firm Objet.

Updated: August 08, 2013, - 09:28 PM

Alexander: Bezos' foray into newspapers suggests much e-potential

The big news in the news business is that billionaire Jeff Bezos, CEO of, has bought the financially ailing...

Updated: August 07, 2013, - 11:54 AM

Target buys beauty and skin-care firm DermStore Beauty Group

DermStore Beauty Group will become a subsidiary, but operate under its own name.

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 09:06 PM

C.H. Robinson second-quarter profit falls, missing analysts' forecasts

The logistics firm’s stock dropped about 3 percent in after-hours trading.

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 05:32 PM

Aug. 6: Monticello reactor back at full power

Renovation cost twice the original estimate; now PUC will examine how much money Xcel can recover via a rate increase.

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 11:18 AM

Patterson acquires dental practice software provider Mercer Mastery

Terms of the all-cash transaction weren’t disclosed.

Updated: August 02, 2013, - 10:45 AM

Imation beats expectations, but losses continue

Shares rose after the company reported a net loss of $5.1 million.

Updated: July 31, 2013, - 09:20 PM

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