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Amazon is acquiring a 49% stake in India’s Future Coupons

Amazon, which has invested over $6 billion in India’s growing internet market, just invested a little more to expand its foothold in the the world’s second largest internet market. The U.S. e-commerce giant is acquiring a 49% stake in Future Coupons, a group entity owned by India’s second largest retail chain Future Group, the latter said ...

Pod Foods gets VC backing to reinvent grocery distribution

How a failed cookie startup paved the way for next-gen logistics and distribution software. ...

China’s Alipay adds sought-after beauty filters to face-scan payments

In China, striving for accuracy in a piece of ****** recognition software isn’t enough. As Alibaba’s e-wallet affiliate Alipay has recently demonstrated, the way software presents a user’s look is also crucial to its success. On Tuesday, Alipay announced on social media platform Weibo (in Chinese) that it’s added beauty filters to its pay-with-face system ...

Dozens of popular iPhone apps caught sending user location data to monetization firms

A group of security researchers say dozens of popular iPhone apps are quietly sharing the location data of “tens of millions of mobile devices” with third-party data monetization firms. Almost all require access to a user’s location data to work properly, like weather and fitness apps, but share that data often as a way to ...

On Line Shopping – A Lifesaver!

11.30.2011 · Posted in Tattoos Articles

With time becoming a limitation with most people, shopping seems to be one of the few victims of this limitation. People are looking to alternative modes of shopping that will help them save time and money. Online shopping looks like the answerer, you shop, save time, compare products, prices and read reviews all from the ...

Where Does Today’s Retailer Turn

09.02.2009 · Posted in Business News Article

Minimizing losses during a retail crisis can appear to be a daunting task. More often than not, owners and managers believe asking for help would be tantamount to failure when a retail establishment finds itself in a challenging financial situation. The opposite in fact is true; though many may not be aware, ...