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The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
  When Alibaba stopped trading its shares on Friday, the Chinese e-commerce company had officially logged the biggest Initial Public Offering (IPO) in US history, raising $21.8 billion in its first day on the New York Stock Exchange. The company’s earnings give it a market c...
  Bill Ready, who led the company through its sale, says that mobile conversion rates are still far off from where they are on the desktop web. That’s partially because it’s a lot more tedious to enter or re-enter credit card information on mobile devices. Ready says that more tha...
Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant run by Jack Ma, has submitted F-1 paperwork to the SEC with the expectation that it will go public on September 8 under the NYSE symbol BABA. The filing appeared on SEC.gov today. 20.1 million shares will be on offer. Japanese investor Softbank cur...
Namibia's Citizen Connect TV White Spaces project is the largest yet in terms of area served, with sizeable portions of northern Namibia connected.Windhoek, Namibia 27 August 2014 - MyDigitalBridge Foundation in partnership with Microsoft and Adaptrum, with support from the Millennium ...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
Celebrating its 20th Anniversary, EPiServer continues to build momentum with digital leaders in the UK London UK, 27 August 2014: EPiServer, a global software provider of innovative ecommerce and digital marketing solutions, today released a series of figures showcasing the organisatio...
Minneapolis, MN, August 26, 2014 --(PR.com)-- InterDyn BMI Ranks at No. 3,152 within the Prestigious List of Fastest Growing Private Firms in the U.S. with a Three-Year Sales Growth of 111%. InterDyn BMI, a leading technology solutions provider of business software and services, has ...
Twitter’s long-awaited plan to let its users make purchases right from a tweet is nearing, and payments startup Stripe will have a role in the business, multiple industry sources tell Re/code. Later this year, Twitter is expected to unveil buttons within tweets that say “Buy” or some v...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
Global giant Wal-Mart recently announced that they have internally promoted Greg Foran e-commerce guru and Asia-Pacific leader, to Head of their U.S. Division beginning this month. This is an interesting move when looking at the brick-and-mortar challenges Wal-Mart encountered in China...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
London, United Kingdom - 06 August 2014 - Computop, a leading payment service provider (PSP), has today announced that it has been selected by Stokke, the innovative Norwegian children's furniture and equipment brand, to support Stokke's new e-commerce business. Founded in 1932, Stokke...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
I listened to Professor Ramesh Johari of Stanford University last night talking about the dynamics of online markets. He spent 18 months at a company called oDesk (now part of eLance, online marketplace for freelance workers) and tried several models … Continue reading →
European fine wine trader migrates to hybris' commerce platform to support market expansion and provide a superior online buying experienceLondon - 29 July 2014: Sceneric, a leading web and e-commerce consultancy, today announced it has launched a new commerce platform for FINE+RARE, o...
Sacramento, CA, July 28, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Print Aura has now made it possible to automatically print and ship shirts directly to customers of Shopify, WooCommerce, Storenvy, and Etsy store owners. For both new shirt design entrepreneurs and existing e-commerce mavens, adding custom ...
Mark Zuckerberg must be looking to Asia for inspiration for the kind of platform Facebook Messenger could become. Here’s one idea: An integration with popular car-hailing service Uber that would be beneficial to both companies and, presumably, their users. Such a deal could be a first ...
The abandoned shopping cart is an e-commerce entrepreneurs’ nightmare. More often than not, shoppers browse an online store, load up their carts, then ditch them. Some studies estimate around two-thirds of shopping carts are abandoned just before the transaction is complete. In some ca...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
New platform for next.co.in increases conversion rate by 50% and customer satisfaction by 20%Jena, Germany, July 24, 2014 - Indian consumer electronics giant Videocon Industries Ltd. has launched a new online and TV shopping channel for its subsidiary, Next Retail India, based on the I...
La nouvelle plateforme de next.co.in augmente les taux de conversion de 50 % et la satisfaction des clients de 20%Iéna, Allemagne, le 24 juillet 2014 - Le géant de l'électronique grand public indien Videocon Industries Ltd. a lancé un nouveau canal d'achat en ligne ...
There’s a new internet retailer on the world’s smartphones, tablets, and PCs. It’s called Facebook. Last week, Mark Zuckerberg and company started testing a “Buy” button inside the News Feed posts and ads that turn up on the world’s most popular social network, letting users instantly ...
As a Eurogiro member Earthport will be able to expand its low value clearing services for payments into the accounts of Eurogiro community membersLondon, UK, 21 July 2014 - Earthport has signed a membership agreement to partner on the Eurogiro infrastructure, extending services to Euro...
Is Yahoo, which will reap billions from an early investment in Alibaba when the Chinese e-commerce giant goes public this summer, going to pursue an often-rumored merger with AOL? Matchmakers have speculated about the possibility of a merger between Yahoo and AOL for the last couple of...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am sp...
The unprecedented growth of the Internet and the phenomenal commercial opportunity it has unveiled, has propelled e-commerce to experience growth rates that have never been witnessed before. The web hosting features and resources required for e-commerce functionality call for uninterru...
Every month, we provide an important tip about data security in the cloud. We have discussed fundamentals like encryption and key management, but for July, the USA’s month of independence, we would like to discuss our interdependence between our cloud data security and our employees. C...
London, 10th July 2014 - Pogopost announced today its selection by the Victoria & Albert Museum as a technology partner to enable fans of the museum's iconic images to send them as postcards to friends and family straight from their phones, thanks to an in-app payment solution prov...
ICC BASIS to use 9th UN-linked Internet Governance Forum to champion far-reaching, all-inclusive debate as the best model for maintaining an open Internet Paris, Thursday 10 July, 2014 - The International Chamber of Commerce has reasserted its commitment to strengthening the Internet a...
Wednesday 9 July, 2014 Transport Media is collaborating with Astro Artstyle to launch a promotional taxi campaign advertising their e-commerce website. A fleet of branded taxis will be deployed across London from the 10 th  of July in an eight week campaign to bu...
Twitter announced on Monday that it’s acquiring mobile ad startup TapCommerce. Re/code’s Ina Fried broke the news about the acquisition earlier this afternoon, reporting that the deal price was $100 million. (Twitter declined to provide a price). TapCommerce helps mobile businesses ret...
Welcome to the fourth era of digital. The first three periods or ages or phases — call them what you like — were each defined clearly by transformative events. First, the dawn of the personal computer age in April 1977 with the debut of the Apple II (and validated in August 1981 with...
Gaylord, MI, June 27, 2014 --(PR.com)-- AlpineWEB (www.alpinewebsites.com) and its subsidiary SunFrog Shirts were recently selected from among 5,500 companies to receive the Michigan Small Business Development Center’s (MI-SBDC) Best Small Business Award during ceremonies held a...
….British cycling luxury clothing specialist selects Sceneric to implement a new global website powered by the hybris Commerce Suite……London - 25 June 2014: Sceneric, a leading web and e-commerce consultancy, today announced it has launched the new omni-channel platfo...
Lafayette, LA, June 24, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Teamwork Solutions Group won the $10,000 Grand Prize at the 2014 CajunCodeFest 3.0 held by the Center for Business & Information Technologies (CBIT) at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. The yearly two and a half day event showcases th...
First ever study into global size and value of current and future marketCannes, France - 18th June 2014: With 81 percent of brands already integrating online video production into their marketing strategies and video budgets expected to increase in the next year, interactive video pion...
Client PAPAGENA Delivers the Companies' Joint Solution to Cruise Ships WorldwideBamberg, Germany and Seal Beach, Calif - June 17, 2014 - Computop, a leading payment service provider (PSP), and MagTek, a global leader in retail electronic payments security technology, today announced th...