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Leaked Uber investor presentation shows 2015 bookings totaling almost $11 billion

The money Uber is taking in from booked rides will increase threefold this year to around $10.8 billion, according to an investor presentation that Reuters obtained.

Alibaba's cloud and mobile businesses soar, but total revenue disappoints

The company's revenue missed Wall Street's expectations

Alibaba's cloud and mobile business soar, but total revenue disappoints

The company's revenue missed Wall Street's expectations

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FAQ: What you need to know about chip-embedded credit cards

The conversion process from older magnetic stripe cards to chip-embedded credit and debit cards has sped up in recent months because of an Oct. 1 deadline. That's the day when liability for credit card fraud will shift from banks to...

Alibaba upgrades anti-counterfeiting system following complaints

Foreign brands and a Chinese regulator have criticized Alibaba for allegedly promoting fake goods

Food delivery startup Sprig to turn driver contractors into employees

The changes come amid larger challenges facing on-demand startups

Samsung adds payments to its smart TVs

Users will be able to make in-app purchases in games

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How to build an ecommerce business that sells food

Ecommerce business owners and food marketers share 12 tips on how to create and run a successful online food business.

Yahoo picks up fashion commerce site Polyvore

Polyvore's site lets users search for clothing items and create themed collections

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Predicting winners and losers in the EMV rollout

On October 1, the liability for credit card fraud shifts from card issuers to retailers that haven’t transitioned to accept cards that use new EMV technology. Some groups will be more ready than others.

Amazon posts a profit as AWS sales nearly double

Amazon earned $92 million in the second quarter on higher overall revenue

Walmart to boost its e-commerce investment in China

Walmart is taking full ownership of Yihaodian, a Chinese online retailer

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Consumers browsing — but not buying — via mobile and social media

While mobile devices are effective tools for browsing online, and social media can help consumers learn more about products they're interested in, they don't generally lead to purchases, according to a new study.

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Amazon Prime sale busts Black Friday record

Online shoppers on Wednesday ordered more than 34 million items on Amazon Prime Day, making it a bigger sales day for the retailer than the biggest Black Friday in history.

EBay to sell its enterprise unit four years after buying it

A group of privacy equity firms will pay cash to buy the former GSI Commerce

Here's how Google wants you to buy stuff on mobile

Users can search for hoodies and buy an Under Armour item from the search results page

TripAdvisor gets Italian fine overturned

A court rejected a fine against TripAdvisor for allegedly publishing misleading information

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Amazon, Walmart go toe-to-toe with Black Friday-like smackdown

Online retailer Amazon.com has dubbed Wednesday as "Amazon Prime Day," offering what it says will be Black Friday-like sales. Note to be outdone, rival Walmart launched its owns sales deals this week.

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