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Tue, December 03, 2013 - As more people do their holiday shopping online, either at home or from a mobile device, the traditional Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping days are losing their distinction.
Sun, December 01, 2013 - One of Tokyo's iconic electronics stores closes its doors after 64 years in business
Tue, November 26, 2013 - Burberry has revealed how its digital marketing investment has helped to boost the strength of its brand.
Tue, November 26, 2013 - Holiday e-commerce is expected to jump 14% to 17% this year compared to 2012, and increasing numbers of shoppers are doing their shopping from mobile devices.
Fri, November 22, 2013 - Rather than giving away free stuff, The North Face and Red Robin create customized "experience" rewards for faithful customers
Fri, November 22, 2013 - "Privacy is dead -- get over it," has been a mantra of private investigators for years.
Thu, November 14, 2013 - The system comes from a joint venture of Verizon Wireless, AT&T and T-Mobile
Thu, November 14, 2013 - During the the heyday of the PC in the 1990's, Intel's brand was immediately recognizable thanks to the omnipresence of theA Intel Inside logo on TV commercials and print. Back then, everyone wanted a Pentium processor, because "Pentium" was synonymous with "awesome."
Wed, November 13, 2013 - Several of the largest retailers in the U.S. will sell older-generation Apple and Microsoft tablets at cut-rate prices during their Black Friday sales drives.
Wed, November 13, 2013 - From payment security to poor connectivity, common challenges can undermine your tablet productivity.
Mon, November 04, 2013 - Companies are taking matters into their own hands with internal controls, open privacy policies, ethical codes and greater candor over how they're collecting and parsing personal data. But many wonder whether it's enough to allay consumers' fears as techniques for manipulating data multiply.
Wed, October 30, 2013 - Subway's tablet apps attract more job candidates and help franchisees streamline the hiring process.
Mon, October 28, 2013 - Is Google building floating data centers? Transporting Google Glass outlets or retail stores? Everyone is mum on the subject.
Wed, October 16, 2013 - Apple on Tuesday tagged Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts as the company's new head of retail and online stores, filling a spot in the executive top tier that's been vacant for nearly a year.