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Funny animals of 2013 - in pictures

A selection of amusing images from the animal kingdom captured by photographers over the past 12 months

Internet cafés losing out in China’s online battle

Cyber cafés were once a social hub for China’s twentysomethings – and, for authorities, a convenient way to monitor what Chinese citizens were doing …

China

Google already looks poised to dominate the robotics industry

If robots are indeed the future then Google is getting a big head start on the competition. <i>Technology Review</i> notes that robots created by …

Robotics

How Costa Coffee Used Data To Drive Loyalty And Sales

U.K. chain Costa Coffee use customer data from multiple sources to create sharply targeted communications that drive a loyalty program that actually works for buyer and brand.<p>With a coffee shop, maybe two, on every street corner, coffee has become the ultimate takeout commodity. Yet despite coffee …

Marketing

Amazon: 5 bold predictions for 2014

How will Amazon top online groceries and delivery drones in 2014? The online retail giant might just focus on getting your attention via some new devices.<p>Amazon spent 2013 attempting to wow us and, for the most part, succeeded.<p>This year saw the debut of Amazon's Mayday customer service button -- …

Hey Super Bowl Fans, Ready For Some Blipping? 20 Million Pepsi Cans Feature AR App

Not familiar with Blippar? You will be soon. The beverage maker tapped the augmented-reality platform to bring its Super Bowl XLVIII marketing to life.<p>Earlier this week, Pepsi began rolling out a new can to celebrate the culmination of the football season–and they should be hitting store shelves …

LG's HomeChat will let you command its latest smart appliances via SMS

LG really, really wants you to have a good chat with your washer/dryer and robotic vacuum cleaner. It just announced you'll soon be able to use the Line messaging app and a new service called HomeChat to give natural language commands to its 2014 Smart Appliance lineup. If you tell the system "I'm …