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Samsung Pay support expands to Chase Visa, multiple Credit Unions

Samsung is also offering a $100 gift card to its online store for those who give the service a trial run.

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Tis the season…of malware

Every year cybercriminals find the time to give out holiday malware. It is their way of giving back to the community, so instead of look out for these pieces of malware coal.

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Retailers rely more on mobile sales this holiday season

As consumers spend more time on their phones, and less in the stores, retailers are preparing targeted strategies to address the emerging ominchannel and online/offline (O2O) opportunity to include m-commerce.

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How to protect your Amazon account with two-factor authentication

Amazon quietly added two-factor authentication as a security option for account holders in recent weeks. Here's how to activate it.


Apple said to be planning person-to-person payments service

Apple is in talks with major banks on an extension of its Apple Pay service that would allow person-to-person payments, according to a report.

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Alibaba's Singles Day smashes online shopping records

It was always going to be big, but the day-long "Singles Day" promotion on Chinese online shopping site Alibaba on Wednesday smashed previous records, with millions of people participating and $14.3 billion worth of goods sold.

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8 tips for hiring a Web designer for your business

Digital design and marketing pros share their advice on how (and where) to find a good Web designer and how to ensure the agency or individual you hire is a good fit with your vision, business and budget.

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Alibaba sales hit $5B in first 90 minutes of 'Singles Day' promotion

An annual sales promotion on China's biggest online shopping site is off to an spectacular start with $5 billion of goods sold in just 90 minutes.

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8 ecommerce categories that will be hot in 2016

Which ecommerce categories will see increased sales and opportunities in the next 12 months? Ecommerce and digital marketing pros share their early 2016 predications.

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Apple Pay at 1 year: Growing, but slowly

A year after its launch, Apple Pay has seen some significant growth in the U.S. But the mobile payment service has a ways to go to get to wide adoption.

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Black Friday, er, Black November tech deals include cheap iPads, free shipping

Online tech retailer Newegg isn’t messing around with just Black Friday anymore. It’s calling all of next month Black November as it gears up for holiday sales in what’s looking to be another all-out battle for techies’ wallets....

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Leaked Dell ad gets Black Friday tech bargain train rolling

You have to give Dell points for ambition: Not only is the company hosting its annual DellWorld conference in Austin this week, but earlier this month it swung a $67B deal for EMC and supposedly filed a secretive IPO for its...

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Sporting goods CIO hopes to hook customers with IoT, mobile apps

Orvis CIO Dave Finnegan is upgrading the company’s point-of-sale system in preparation for customer experiences involving mobile and sensor technologies.

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7 simple, low-cost ways to acquire new customers

Experts in new business acquisition discuss the best places and ways to find prospective buyers for your products or services.


Uber gets serious about delivering packages

UberRush launches in New York, San Francisco, and Chicago, with deliveries starting at $5.

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10 tips for running a profitable subscription-based business

Experts in customer acquisition and retention and ecommerce share advice on how to create and sustain a successful recurring-revenue business.

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Facebook adds 3D Touch support, tests a dedicated Shopping feed

Facebook updated its iOS app for iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, and we also found great iOS updates for Day One and TripAdvisor.

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Apple Pay coming to Starbucks shops at long last

KFC and Chili's will also accept Apple Pay by next spring.

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