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Facebook is cracking down on businesses that lie to customers in their ads

Facebook<p><b>Facebook is making it easier for customers to leave feedback on merchants whose ads they saw on the platform.</b>• <b><br>The company says it will use the</b> …

4 Simple Mistakes Even the Biggest Online Stores are Making that Cost Sales

Some of you may not know this about me: I am an online store fan through and through. I love researching new stores, building eCommerce strategies …

Instagram Is Giving the Buy Button a Makeover | eMarketer Retail

Another year, another social commerce rebirth.<p>Instagram is rolling out new features to entice users to buy through its platform. According to …

With the Flipkart Deal, Can Walmart Thrive in Indian E-Commerce?

None of the players in the Indian e-commerce are making bank — not Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) nor Alibaba Group Holding Ltd,'s (BABA) Paytm — yet Walmart …

Amazon is allegedly launching in Sweden this summer – but e-retailers are ignoring an even bigger threat, an expert warns

Steven Van Belleghem speaker and author; Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEOPress photo // Ted S Warren/AP<p><b>Amazon is preparing an e-commerce launch in the Nordics this year, according to rumors from several industry insiders.</b><p><b>The e-commerce juggernaut could make life hard for local players.</b><p><b>But</b> …

The 20-year-old entrepreneur is a lie

Data from the Census Bureau and the IRS show the average age of successful business founders is 42.<p>By Meredith Somers | April 20, 2018<p>From left: Mark …

The latest victims of the Amazon effect: The Kardashians

Did the “Amazon effect” play more than a cameo role in the Kardashians’ decision to shutter their chain of boutiques?<p>The first family of reality …

eCommerce

Facebook and the Future of Online Privacy

EPA-EFE/MICHAEL REYNOLDS<p>Click for full view<p>CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on …

Amazon’s next conquest will be apparel

Late last year, after Amazon announced it had acquired the rights to J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic “Lord of the Rings” saga for $250 million, I wrote how the move underscored Amazon’s relentless pursuit to build one platform to “rule them all.” Now that Amazon is investing half a billion dollars into …

The Key to a Winning Amazon Ad Strategy? Go Big Everywhere Else

Dear chief marketing officers: If you haven’t received the news flash yet, one of your top three tasks to ensure your survival in 2018 and beyond is …

eCommerce

This Is the Best of Lifehacker 2014

At the end of every year, we take a look back at our most popular posts to reminisce (and to help you catch any stuff you might have missed). Here's …

Material Design

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

Banksy artwork saves youth club as it sells for £400k

Mobile Lovers is sold to a private collector, securing the future of the Broad Plain Working With Young People<p>A Banksy artwork which was painted on a wall outside a cash-strapped youth club has been sold to a private collector for £403,000.<p>Mobile Lovers, showing a couple embracing while checking …

The Art of Eldar Zakirov

How To Get Paid To Play With Lego All Day

Have a passion for bricks and a willingness to really get inside your work.<p>David Fautley has what has to be one of the best jobs around: He plays with Lego for a living. As a modeler at England’s Legoland Windsor, he designs and assembles the Lego models set up all around the park, from a …

Lego

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The Hound by James BousemaNobody comes between a hound and its dinner

Nobody comes between a hound and its dinner.<p>I’ve been wanting to do a piece on the Hound since I started these, and I ended up having a lot of fun applying this style to him. Plus, since the premiere, I’ve been itching to draw the Hound with a bunch of chickens.

Extremely Rare Star Wars Movie Posters You've Never Seen

The original Star Wars trilogy was (and remains) a worldwide phenomenon, George Lucas's interstellar tale of good vs evil captured the imagination of …

One of the most beautiful things I have seen in my life

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

Mashable on Twitter: "'Game of Thrones' characters, re-imagined for kids: http://t.co/txMV15tSb5 http://t.co/hPvotULVpg"

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Item of the Day: Game of Thrones Coasters

“Give me one hour of your time,” my husband told me about a year and a half ago. “If you don’t like the first episode, I won’t push you to watch any …

Photographer Captures New Yorkers Kissing for Past 30 Years

For thirty years, photographer Matt Weber has been capturing candid scenes of romantic passion on the streets of New York City. His <i>Urban Romance</i> collection reveals the numerous tender moments of love that take place between adoring couples throughout the bustling city. Their affection ranges from …

'Sleazy' punk band films sex video on Westboro Baptist Church lawn

A female member of a Californian group that bills itself as "the sleaziest punk band in the world" shot a raunchy solo sex tape on the front lawn of …

Baptist Church

Game of Thrones ladies get melancholy Mucha-style theater posters

Artist Elin Jonsson channels Alphonse Mucha for a series of prints inspired by the Art Nouveau illustrator's theater posters. Four ladies from <i>Game of</i> …

Amazon to take on 15,000 new seasonal UK staff for Christmas crunch

Amazon has announced it is hiring more than 15,000 seasonal staff across the UK to meet customer demand in the runup to Christmas.<p>The US internet retailer, which is expanding operations in the UK, said it expected hundreds of the temporary staff would later be able to take up permanent jobs.<p>Amazon …