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Retailers prefer Apple Pay by almost 2 to 1 but Samsung Pay struggles

<i>The BI Intelligence Content Marketing Team covers news & research we think you would find valuable. This topic was originally highlighted and sent to subscribers of the E-Commerce Insider Newsletter.</i><p>Apple Pay has a comfortable lead in the mobile wallets market.<p>A new report from Piper Jaffray cited …

Tips To Fix iOS 9 WiFi Problems On iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

WiFi issues on iOS seem like they’ve been a part of the iOS cycle forever now. As more and more people hop onto the iOS 9 bandwagon, news is dropping …

KeepKey is a $240 hardware wallet for your Bitcoin

While it’s getting easier to spend Bitcoin on the Web for physical and digital goods and services, keeping your cryptocurrency safe still remains a challenge — you either have to entrust your private key to an online wallet or store it on an offline computer in your home or office.<p>KeepKey hopes to …

Gmail Read Receipts with Google Analytics

How to Create Chrome Apps - Video Tutorial

Edit the Text and Images of your PDF file in the Browser

If you need to make changes in an existing PDF file, you need to get hold of the original document that was used to create the PDF, make the edits in …

Software

Tip of the Day: Recording Videos at 60 Frames Per Second with Your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus

Ahhhh there's nothing quite like shooting great quality videos! Before the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus came out, iPhones were capable of capturing 30 frames per second (fps). Now, with the launch of the latest smartphones, Apple has bestowed upon us a magnificent gift: a full 60 frames-per-second recording …

The Largest Update to HTTP in 16 Years Has Been Finalized

Today, the next major version of HTTP took a big step toward becoming a reality; it’s been officially finalized and now moves towards being fully standardized.<p>According to a blog by Mark Nottingham, the chair of the IETF HTTP Working Group, the standard was completed today and is on its way to the …

The Cutest Little Kitten in the World

By golly, I think we've done it. We just found the cutest kitten in the world! Her name is Daisy and she lives in Japan. The blue-eyed ball of fur is only cuter because of her miniature size, which owner Ben Torode accentuates by capturing her peeking her head out of a mixing bowl or from under a …

How to Control What Information Each App Can Access on Your iPhone or iPad

Privacy is a huge topic these days. But despite this, many of us download apps and accept the terms without even thinking about it, thus giving apps access to our contacts, location, social media accounts, and more. If this describes you, no worries. I am going to tell you how you can check your …

Apple adds two-step verification to iMessage, FaceTime

After a widely reported hack, Apple stepped up security measures for iCloud, with a more widespread iCloud integration. In addition to iCloud, Apple …

iMessage

WhatsApp: the secret weapon for small businesses

Why WhatsApp could do more for your business than Facebook or Twitter<p>WhatsApp, the social messaging service acquired by Facebook for $19bn last year, is arguably the world’s fastest-growing communication app.<p>It has more than 700m monthly active users and carries 30bn messages per day, double …

Kickstarter dumps Amazon Payments in favor of Stripe

Crowdfunding powerhouse Kickstarter is taking its $529 million in annual pledges and moving them to a different payment processor. In a blog post …

Crowd Funding

How to protect your credit card online

It pays to protect yourself when shopping online to avoid getting more than you bargained for.<p>With high-profile data breaches potentially affecting millions of people, here are some card-specific tips to keep in mind when virtually swiping your plastic.<p>The basics<p>Use a credit card. Debit cards often …

Wi-Fi kettle is so British, it’ll make you sound like Madonna

LAS VEGAS — As soon as I saw this Wi-Fi-connected kettle, I wondered to myself: “Why on earth would anyone want a Wi-Fi-connected kettle?”<p>This is crazy. Connectivity gone mad. It’s got Wi-Fi for the sake of it. It’s a gimmick. Tech trying to solve a problem that doesn’t exist.<p>But I talked to the …

Coffeemakers

How Nordstrom Became The Most Successful Retailer

The company's shares have gained 120% in five years. The company is well-positioned to continue that success in the future, according to Deutsche Bank.<p>The department store has focused on a few aspects of the business to stand out.<p>Here's how Nordstrom is beating retailers from Macy's to T.J. …

The Fx0 is Japan's First Firefox OS Phone

Clear cut.<p>KDDI, Japan's second largest mobile network operator, recently introduced the country's first Firefox OS smartphone called the Fx0.<p>The Fx0 …

New Line of Android Smartphones to Bear Kodak Brand

The forthcoming Kodak phones are designed for an older generation that wants a high-quality but easy-to-use phone.<p>The Kodak brand has lots of positive associations for a certain generation, who remember the company’s pioneering work in film and cameras.<p>Aiming to capitalize on that, a smartphone …

Big Idea 2015: The Coming Micropayment Disruption

The innovation that will shape the coming year, I think, will be the consumer use of digital currencies, such as bitcoin and its derivatives. …

Innovation

TV is over: Mobile has officially demoted TV to second-rung media status

About 26 percent of customers who call US cable TV companies request “internet only” service, according to a survey of those calls by mobile advertising technology company Marchex. Of those customers, at least 60 percent actually end up getting internet-only service, Marchex says.<p>The survey results …

Seth Godin on the future of marketing: 'make things worth talking about'

<b>The Economist Intelligence Unit and Marketo have published an ebook of interviews with six marketing visionaries. The ‘Future of Marketing: Six</b> …

Bitcoin Lecture at CERN, December 2 and 3

Advertisement<p><b>A two-parts lecture on Introduction to Cryptography and the Bitcoin Protocol will be given at CERN, in Geneva (Switzerland), on December</b> …

Tip of the Day: Reachability Lets You Use Your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus One Handed

If you're having trouble accessing items at the top of the screen on your new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, give your overstretched thumb a break and start using Apple's new Reachability feature to pull the top of the screen within reach.<p>Tapping twice (not clicking) on the Home button will cause the iPhone 6 …

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

NYC Launches Free Gigabit Speed Wi-Fi Network

To the five boroughs: you’re getting free, superfast Wi-fi.<p>That’s right, New York City’s public spaces are going wireless thanks to a public-private consortium that’s bringing gigabit wi-fi connectivity through something called the LinkNYC network. The city estimates that the new Wi-fi capability, …

8 Great Chrome Extensions to Transform your 'New Tab' Page

The ‘new tab’ page is something you probably look at for a lot more time than you think every day, so why not put it to work or get it to do something other than just show new tabs?<p>Here are eight great Chrome New Tab page extensions to beautify, redesign or put your new tab page to work.<p>My personal …

Watch the first footage from 'Game of Thrones' video game

Telltale Games is offering players a chance to travel to Westeros and take part in the battle for the Iron Throne.<p>The makers of the <i>Walking Dead</i> video …