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DiscountMags has now kicked off its massive Black Friday Blowout sale, yielding some of the best prices we’ve ever seen across the board. You’ll find mags like… 192 more words


Gift ideas to ease the stress of Black Friday, Cyber Monday shopping

The net may be buzzing with predictions about how huge this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales will be, but a bargain is only a bargain if it’s something you wanted in the first place. 142 more words

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EBay’s Plan to Reinvent Retail Shopping With Magic Mirrors

Though most consumers still think of eBay strictly as online shopping, the company’s official corporate mission is to become a venue for all commerce—and that means integrating with the physical world. 23 more words


How to sell anything through Instagram (Wired UK)

People are earning $100,000 (£63,000) a month online. No, this is not an ad-placement for a rip-off scheme. This is how RewardStyle and its liketoknow.it tool — soon coming to Europe, its founder Amber Venz told the WIRED Retail audience — is helping content creators monetise their massive social media followings. 396 more words

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Twitter Plans to Peek at Your Apps to Serve You Targeted Ads

Twitter will soon identify the other apps on your phone in an effort to personalize your experience on its service—i.e. serve you targeted ads.

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The Yawn Known as HR Gamification

Is it just me or have we all been talking for a long time now about how gamification is going to revolutionize HR functions? While much of the research indicates that more businesses and brands are using gamification to drive greater engagement with consumers than ever before, most folks in HR are just scratching the surface […] 20 more words


The Internet of Things Is Far Bigger Than Anyone Realizes (Part 2)

Last week I talked about how people are thinking too small when they think about the Internet of Things (See Part 1). When we truly consider the ramifications of connecting a vast array of data-gathering sensors, devices, and machines together, what’s important to realize is that information will be translated into action at a rate […] 25 more words