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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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
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
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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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
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