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Two decades of e-commerce reveals that peer reviews and product recommendations are the industry standard

The US Department of Commerce reports that increasing consumer comfort with shopping online is today a $400bn industry with a recent report by …

FedEx: "UK SMEs are fuelling export growth" | Post&Parcel

More than 63% of British SMEs are exporting and taking advantage of declines in the value of the pound, according to new research from FedEx Express. …

Democratizing innovation and entrepreneurship

To meet India’s aspirations as a future world leader, one that creates wealth to provide public services to our aspiring 1.25 billion people, a …

Renewable energy: How cities are accelerating the energy transition

Author: Eric Woods, smart cities research director at Navigant Research.City leaders around the world are committing to smart city objectives as they …

Smart Cities

"Flexibility is key" says DPD E-Shopper Barometer report | Post&Parcel

A new E-Shopper Barometer report from DPDgroup has found that “flexibility is key” when it comes to meeting online shoppers’ delivery needs. In a …

The constant evolution of parcel delivery innovation strategies

With online sales booming, how and when goods are delivered is now just as important as the e-commerce experience itself<p>It remains vital that …

eCommerce

The Worldwide Effort to Shape Sustainable Urban Development

How mayors and local leaders plan to implement change and meet global goals at the city level.<p>Late September is always a busy time at the United Nations, but last year’s General Assembly session was especially historic. That’s when all 193 nations represented at the U.N. formally agreed to an …

Smart Cities

7 Factors Show Why Wind & Solar Are The 1st Choices

<b>Published on</b> July 11th, 2016 | <i>by Michael Barnard</i><p>68<p>July 11th, 2016 by <b>Michael Barnard</b><p>Discussions of electrical generation technologies frequently fall …

How the U.N. is taking action on flight emissions

<i>This article originally appeared at Ecosystem Marketplace.</i><p>During that first flight in Kitty Hawk, we can be quite sure that Orville and Wilbur Wright …

Cap and Trade

Beyond borders: 10 amazing European sustainability success stories

With the UK nervously awaiting the results of a defining European Union (EU) referendum, edie has rounded up some of the ways other Member States …

Forget driverless cars, someone made an autonomous personal transportation drone

We thought Parrot’s Disco might be the most interesting drone coming out of CES 2016, but there’s one project that’s even more daring. The EHang 184 …

Startups Pitch Transportation and Mobility Solutions to Techstars at CES

Established automakers showcased a range of cutting edge technologies on the showroom floor in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, …

CES 2016: 5 individuals pioneering the robotics industry

CES: Beyond the tech<p>These 5 individuals have a hand in the future of "man and machine"<p>By Stephanie Walden<p>Promoted by<p>CES: Beyond the tech<p>These 5 …

CES 2016, Where Technology And Government Collide

At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) here in Las Vegas, I got around to taking a few snapshots.<p>There is the Consumer Technology Association’s own useful Guide to Drones. There are numerous smartcars like the Toyota FCV Plus hydrogen fuel-cell concept; there are frog-eyed virtual reality …

The best of CES 2016

Every year CES has more to offer than any one human being could possibly digest in one week. We waded through the torrent of tech gear to bring you …

Virtual Reality

5 strategies for an innovation nation

Building an innovation nation will require an “all hands on deck approach,” calling all levels of government, private sector companies, …

Smart Energy for Smart Cities Technology Revenue Is Expected to Reach $20.9 Billion in 2024

<b>Cities, utilities, and smart energy for smart cities vendors are expected to take advantage of market synergies, report finds</b>A new report from …

Smart Cities

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Mono CEO: In Local Marketing, U.S. Is Maybe 5 Years Ahead of Europe | Street Fight

<b>Published:</b><p><i>Since its founding in 2007, Mono Solutions has been all about giving SMBs a complete package — from website building, to helping with</i> …

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral LIVE Updates: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on Thursday evening at AIIMS in Delhi after …

Four expert tips to successful new market entry

It is a crucial decision for a startup to choose the markets it wants to expand into, and when to do so. Done right, new market expansion can expose …

Why foreign startups fail in Indonesia

In my 10 years in Indonesia, I have seen enough foreign-owned startups fail both in traditional and tech businesses to make any expatriate …

Think global, act local goes for e-commerce, too

Taking an e-commerce business global isn't just a matter of translating the text and product details into the local language and measurement scale, a …

Just what IS a smart city?

What's a "smart city"?<p>It's a fair question, but a hard one to answer.<p>Many larger municipalities have embraced the "smart city" concept in recent …

5 smart cities players a step ahead of Google's Sidewalk Labs

Just when it seemed that the hype around smart cities had reached a plateau, a new tech behemoth — and one with more street cred than most when it …

Climate-smart cities could save the world US$17trn by 2050

The concept of climate-smart cities is becoming less of a concept and more of a goal of late for many of the world’s cities, which are aiming to …

Waste Management

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GST Council Meet: The government will offer incentives on digital payments in the country, TV news channels reported quoting Finance minister Prakash …

White House to pump US$160m into Smart Cities Initiative

Towards the twilight of his presidency, Barack Obama and the current US government plans on making serious strides in tech investment with the news …