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Mark Cuban says studying philosophy may soon be worth more than computer science—here's why

According to billionaire technology entrepreneur Mark Cuban, earning a college degree in computer science might not be the safe investment you think …

Mark Cuban

Try LemonStand Free For 14 The Anatomy Of A High Converting eCommerce Product Page

eCommerce

The content26 Guide to Amazon A+ Content Requirements

Amazon has a strict style guide for content published on Amazon product pages. Brands that don't follow the rules might find their product pages rejected by Amazon. In this guide, content26 breaks down the requirements for Amazon A+ and Premium A+ content.

eCommerce

Tony Martinelli on LinkedIn

Amazon has a strict style guide for content published on Amazon product pages. Brands that don't follow the rules might find their product pages …

Style Guides

Walmart introduces 'scan and go' technology to skip checkout lines in St. Louis

The technology allows consumers to scan bar codes via a mobile app.

eCommerce

Amazon is using big data to dominate the competition

Could the Instant Pot be a harbinger of <b>Bed Bath & Beyond</b>'s doom? The insanely popular pressure cooker is driving <b>Amazon.com</b>'s growth in the housewares segment, and the online retailer's ability to map consumer buying habits gives it a competitive edge that could make it unrivaled in the …

eCommerce

What CPG Should Know About E-Commerce

As Amazon and e-commerce become increasingly dominant, strong performance across multiple e-tailer platforms is critical to a brand’s success.<p>Based …

eCommerce

The Purpose of Brand Sites

Brand sites play a valuable role in product research, even though they have lower search visibility and site traffic than major e-tailers. Product …

Marketing

Bernie Brennan on LinkedIn

According to Nielsen and the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) estimate that Americans’ total online grocery spending will reach $100 billion between …

Retail

The Deeply Human Core Of Roche's $2.1 Billion Tech Acquisition -- And Why It Made It

Roche’s recently announced acquisition of the oncology data company Flatiron Health for $2.1 billion represents a robust validation of the much-discussed but infrequently realized hypothesis that technology entrepreneurs who can turn health data into actionable insights can capture significant …

Digital Health

Amazon is merging Prime Now and AmazonFresh

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.</i><p>Amazon is merging its Prime Now delivery service with AmazonFresh, its grocery delivery service, according to Yahoo Finance.<p>The …

eCommerce

Farm-To-Table: How Blockchain Tech Will Change The Way You Eat

This is the third in a series on how blockchain tech is changing B2B value propositions and opening up new sales opportunities.<p>Forget about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies for a minute. The underlying technology is what I’m interested in. Blockchain is working its way into all aspects of B2B …

Agriculture

The Future Of The Supermarket: Fresh Is King

E-commerce is disrupting the arena of the traditional supermarket industry. Old moguls, like Walmart and Costco, have initiated their own online businesses to survive this seismic shift. Walmart’s net sales from e-commerce grew 60% and 50% in Q2 and Q3 of 2017 respectively, while total sales grew …

eCommerce

18 SEO Myths You Should Leave Behind in 2017

Download this guide to learn the 18 SEO myths you should leave behind in 2017, so you can stop wasting your time on outdated SEO strategies.

Like Peter Thiel, Tech Workers Feel Alienated by Silicon Valley ‘Echo Chamber’

Some say they are defecting away from the high-tech cradle in part because of resistance to different values, ideologies<p>Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has said he plans to leave Silicon Valley in part because of its perceived cultural uniformity. He isn’t the only one.<p>Several tech …

Silicon Valley

In 10 Years We Won't Have Blockchains

Instead, we may have something that does what a blockchain does, only faster, cheaper and scalable. It'll look more like a graph than a linear chain.

Blockchain

Two US grocery chains are on the verge of bankruptcy as Amazon moves in

Bloomberg reports that Winn-Dixie parent Bi-Lo and Tops Friendly Market could both declare bankruptcy this month, an ominous shakeout in a grocery industry that is bracing for new competition from Amazon and its newly acquired Whole Foods subsidiary.<p>Dig a little deeper and the situation is more …

Jeff Bezos

Cloud Wars IBM vs Microsoft vs Amazon vs Google – Part 1 Overview

Looking back and 2017 there has not been as much activity as I’ve planned on my blog and one of the main reasons for this is because I have been …

Google Cloud Platform

Blockchain for Traceability and Independent Operators

By: Lucas Darnell, Director of Membership, Food Marketing Institute<p>This year’s Independent Operator Executive Leadership Forum, held at FMI’s …

Blockchain

EU tells Facebook, Google and Twitter to do more for users

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe's justice commissioner told Facebook (FB.O), Twitter (TWTR.N) and Google (GOOGL.O) on Thursday to do more to bring their user terms in line with EU law, ramping up pressure on the tech giants after their efforts were deemed too little.<p>The European Union executive and …

Entrepreneurship

Facebook has a giant, Europe-sized legal problem

Europe continues to be a giant pain in Facebook's app.<p>Germany and France this week both hammered Facebook for its data practices, though in different …

Privacy

Streaming Forum Preview: The Rise of Disney and the Future of OTT

Streaming Forum Preview: The Rise of Disney and the Future of OTT<p>Leaving Netflix behind, Disney is boldly charting new territory in the OTT space …

Televisions

Walmart Makes Its Mobile App Smarter

Walmart has added a handful of new and improved features to its namesake mobile app not only to help customers get in and out quickly, but also to …

Apps

Amazon’s Latest Ambition: To Be a Major Hospital Supplier

The online retailer is pushing hard to expand its foothold in medical supplies, creating a marketplace where hospitals could shop to stock emergency rooms, operating suites and outpatient facilities<p>By<p>Melanie Evans and<p>Melanie Evans<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@_melaevans<p>melanie.evans@wsj.com<p>Laura …

Enterprise Tech

After supermarkets, Alibaba moves into furniture

Photo credit: Benjamin Child / UnsplashMonths after placing a US$3 billion bet on a supermarket chain, China’s online shopping giant Alibaba is now …

eCommerce

The War To Sell You A Mattress Is An Internet Nightmare

Why did Casper sue a mattress blogger? A closer look reveals a secret, multimillion-dollar battle to get you into bed.<p>One day in the spring of 2016 I mentioned to a friend that I needed a new mattress. Mine was a sunken hand-me-down that had become about as comfortable as concrete.<p>“I know a guy who …

Jesse Eisenberg

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LinkedIn

5 companies using blockchain to drive their supply chain

Businesses are using the ledger technology behind Bitcoin to track their supply more efficiently.<p>Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here …

Blockchain

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