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How Mobile Has Redefined the Consumer Decision Journey for Shoppers

When people shop, their smartphone is now their go-to advisor and assistant. For retailers, this means big opportunities to be there and be useful in …

eCommerce

Black Girls Code gets $2.8m space within Google NY HQ

Black Girls Code, an organisation founded in 2011 by Inspirefest 2015 speaker Kimberley Bryant, has made strides in encouraging young black girls to …

Apple's Echo rival could see you with built-in camera

Apple's rival to the Echo could know who you are just by looking at you.<p>The consumer electronics giant has explored putting a camera in its device, which could come in the form of a smart speaker like Amazon's Echo, according to people familiar with Apple's plans. The device would be "self aware" …

This Mobile App Pays You for Your Selfies While Giving Custom Data to Brands

Do you want to pay for a fresh box of golf balls or to get your nails done simply by doing what you are already doing all the time? Well, Pay Your …

Most Americans Don’t Use Services Like Airbnb, Uber, and Instacart

If you’re a resident of greater Silicon Valley, the sharing/gig/on-demand economy might seem like old news. But a new Pew survey published on Thursday found that most Americans aren’t familiar with these terms–and don’t use services such as Airbnb, Uber, and Instacart.<p>“Crowdfunding” platforms like …

Needy Design Patterns: Please-Don’t-Go Popups & Get-Back-to-Me Tabs

<b>Summary:</b> These two overly demanding website design patterns aimed at driving engagement are in conflict with how people utilize browser tabs.<p>In UX …

Fitbit planning to be an Apple Pay competitor next year as it buys NFC payment tech

With the Apple Watch the most convenient way to use Apple Pay, Fitbit appears set to bring contactless payment tech to its fitness bands from next year.<p>After acquiring mobile payment company Coin earlier this month, Fitbit hinted to <i>TNW</i> that it would add NFC payment capabilities to one or more of …

Apple Pay

Here's the big news you missed at Google I/O

Google is betting its near term future on virtual reality, encrypted messaging apps, and bringing digital personal assistants further into your …

Android News