Katherine Akeroyd

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‘Deep cold storage’ vault created for virtual currency bitcoin

​A company in London has created a bank vault to cater for the virtual currency, bitcoin. The futuristic bank is offering so-called “deep cold …

Bitcoin Exchange Bitquick Launches Operations In India

<i>By NT Balanarayan balu@medianama.com January 14, 2014 <br>Share This: Share via Email</i><p>Bitcoin exchange BitQuick has launched its Indian operations and is …

The 25 Hottest Skills That Got People Hired in 2013 | Official LinkedIn Blog

As 2013 draws to a close, we thought it would be interesting to look back at the year that was and try to answer a simple question: “Who’s getting …

Apple files ‘iMoney’ patent for virtual currency, digital wallet, and … free stuff

Who needs money when you can have iMoney?<p>Apple has applied for a patent on a combined virtual currency and digital wallet technology that would allow you to store money in the cloud, make payments with your iPhone, and — just maybe — communicate with point-of-sale terminals via NFC.<p>Not to mention …

7 Tech Innovations That May Become Mainstream In 2014

2013 has been a year that saw gadgets breaking new grounds yet again – take the iPad Air for example, it’s thinner, lighter, and faster than any of …

5 Retail Trends To Look For In 2014

Forrester Research recently released its top 10 tech trends for 2014 and beyond, summarized in a slide show on <i>Forbes</i> by Peter High, an advisor to CIOs.<p>While it’s an intriguing look at the future of technology, it could just as easily have been titled “Top Retail Trends for 2014.” That’s because …

Improve buyer behavior analysis to get, keep, grow customers

New Zealand's leading coalition loyalty program uses SAS® for enhanced customer intelligence.<p>Loyalty New Zealand's Fly Buys program is the largest …

The Battle For The Connected Home Is Heating Up

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Matt Turck is a managing director of</i> <i></i><i>FirstMark Capital. Follow him on Twitter at @mattturck.</i><p>Almost 15 years ago, a friend of mine at McKinsey spent a few nights writing a document called “The Battle for the Home”. The thesis at the time was that with broadband, the home PC was …

Gamification Comes of Age

It is human nature to play. We are programed to do it from day one. Play enables us to explore new things, to stretch our abilities, to learn and adapt. Sadly, as we get older, adulthood sneaks up on us. We stop “playing” and the very phrase “playing games” takes on exasperating, tear-jerking and …

Here's Lookin' at You, Kid: Dreaming of Privacy in 2014 | Community

Well another year has come and gone here in the Linux blogosphere, and what a different world it is as we enter 2014.<p>Certainly most notably, our …

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5 Different Ways to Generate Ideas Using Brainstorming Apps

Advertisement<p>You don’t need to hit a problem wall to start brainstorming. Brainstorming is a way to generate creative solutions by hitting a problem …

Infoactive - Drop live data into interactive infographics

<i>Tell stories with data using a powerful, reponsive and user friendly web application that creates dynamic, interactive infographics. This design team</i> …

15 Fresh Resources for Increasing Ecommerce Conversions

Profiling (or demographic segmentation) is essential in ecommerce. Not quite so nice when you’re being pulled over… (Image source)<p><b>So apparently no</b> …

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Infographic: A Unique Customer Loyalty Program

Launch Infographic<p><i>This content was produced by GOOD with support of IBM</i><p>Consumers today constantly utilize the latest technologies to access …

Gamified discounts site turns bargain hunting into a frantic competition

Drop ‘Til You Shop is a store where the price of each item falls every second until buyers freeze it at the price they want to pay — but in order to …

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