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Shopify Pay: 40% Faster Checkout, 18% More Sales

Shopify Pay is a game-changing solution that will change consumer behavior to how online shopping should be. Easy!<p>Big retailers are shutting the …

Business

Get ready for the era of mixed reality

The future is "always-on, go-everywhere mixed reality", according to Michael Abrash, chief scientist at Facebook’s Oculus.<p>This requires a different …

Augmented Reality

Online dating is exhausting so this woman got a robot to swipe and choose men for her

Katerina Lyadov hired 'dating managers' so they could chit-chat and schedule dates for her<p>Navigating the online dating world is no easy task.<p>After …

Online Dating

Shopping Behavior In The Heartlands

Fluent’s “Marketing to the Heartland” in the first two research series looked at <b>differences</b><i>in core values</i> <b>and media consumption habits</b> of consumers …

Advertising Industry

One in 10 Brits are not online banking, according to digital trailblazer Nationwide

Millions of Brits have not fully immersed themselves in the digital revolution, Nationwide has revealed, with one in 10 people yet to make the switch …

Online Banking

Texas still missing out on $1 billion a year from online shopping sales taxes | Retail

As online shopping continues to grow, there are still thousands of online retailers who aren’t collecting sales taxes, leaving states missing out on …

eCommerce

E4 announce ‘Vlogglebox’ show, where teens review online content

The programme follows the success of 'Gogglebox' and its spin-off 'Gogglesprogs'<p>E4 have announced a new show called <i>Vlogglebox</i>, which will follow a …

TV

In China, Smart Retailers Are Looking Beyond O2O

The development of China's ecommerce sector has been unlike any seen so far, largely due to its mobile-first consumer base, adoption of new social …

Business

How Rejected Men Use Dating Apps to Torment Women

Lack of security on Tinder and Bumble put women disproportionately at risk.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>Morgan* woke up early on Thursday, April 21, a day intended to be spent studying for a final exam in a competitive program at University of British Colombia, to the sound of …

Online Dating

Mobile banking could ruin retail, or save it

May 24, 2017 | 3:02 PM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2017/05/24/business/corner-office-marketplace/mobile-banking-could-ruin-retail-or-save-it/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Mobile Banking

The mobile online shopping revolution is definitely coming—but nobody's sure when

Will we ever really buy that much stuff through our smartphones? And does it even matter?<p>The answer seems to depend on who you ask.<p>By some tellings, growth in how much people buy through their smartphones is lagging projections and still underwhelms when compared to desktop; others see it as …

Trends

Need Higher Google Rankings? Here's The Secret Top Content Marketers Use To Increase Google Listings (Without Spending A Single Dollar On Advertising)

Want to take the No. 1 spot in Google Search Rankings? Here's a free secret to help get you there.<p>So, you're looking for ways to outrank your competitors in search engines. That's great...but so is everyone else!<p>And there seems to be a never-ending list of strategies to solve the ever-evolving …

Digital Marketing

A new privacy bill in Congress has some companies preparing for a long political fight

Congress scrapped the government’s last privacy rules, and one of the leaders behind that push has another idea in mind.<p>A new push in the U.S. Congress to subject AT&T, Comcast*, Facebook and Google to more online privacy oversight has tech giants, internet providers and consumer groups all …

Privacy

Witchy ways to find love in NYC

Ask the three witches working behind the counter of Enchantments, the city’s oldest occult store, how frequently they’re called on for dating help, …

Online Dating

The Crazy Ladies Detective Agency

I am not always the most astute woman in the world, but I do tend to know when I’m having sex with someone, so the 3:30 a.m. text that I got a while back came as something of a surprise.<p>“This is awkward,” it began, “but I was in what I thought was an exclusive relationship with B. F. Pinkerton for …

OkCupid

CMWorld In-Flight Content Guide: Creating a Memorable Content Experience

Today’s modern customer is OBSESSED with experience. Everything from the ability to quickly order an Uber through a mobile app to spending …

Digital Marketing

Google and Facebook lobbyists try to stop new online privacy protections

Lobbyists try to kill "opt-in" privacy standard before it can be implemented.<p>Lobbyists for Google, Facebook, and other websites are trying to stop …

Privacy

Need cash? Facebook expands personal fundraising tools

NEW YORK – Facebook is expanding its fundraising tools that let users ask friends and strangers to give them money to help pay for education, medical or other expenses.<p>The company has been testing the tool, which is similar to online fundraising services such as GoFundMe, since March.<p>With the …

Fundraising

6 Tips to Using Social Media for Content Marketing

When it comes to digital marketing, content plays a vital role and rules all other methods of online promotions.<p>Content marketing is the fastest …

Digital Marketing

Online Dating Rock Opera Debuts At Bushwick Theater Wednesday

BUSHWICK, BROOKLYN — A new rock opera composed of excerpts from ecstatic poetry and online dating profiles will debut at The Bushwick Starr Wednesday night.<p>“The Art of Luv (Part 5): Swipe Right/ROKÉ Cupid” promises to convert the Bushwick theater at 207 Starr St. into “a psychedelic LUVetarium” …

Online Dating

Lovelorn penguin tries his flipper at online dating

@PlentyOfFish is helping Spruce, the penguin find his mate for life by setting up his own dating profile https://t.co/1jA6wFjbu7 @vanaqua …

Online Dating

Twenty years of online banking has increased financial awareness

More than two-thirds of consumers can keep on top of their finances because of the arrival and evolution of online banking, and even more control is …

Online Banking

The Difficulty Of Determining Which Internet Apps Track Personal Data

NewsAnyone who spends much time online knows the saying: "If you're not paying, you're the product". That's not exactly correct. On the internet, …

Apps

These Are The Most Visited Shopping Sites In Australia

You probably visit them every day (probably also sometimes while the boss isn't watching, but sshh, we won't tell) but did you ever actually think …

Fashion (Australia)

Analyst claims that existing laws of live broadcast are not applicable to social media platforms

On the heels of Facebook defending its “Content Policy” after the leak of its content moderation guidelines, a research analyst has said that …

Media Industry

Celebrity Endorsers Are Not Influencer Marketing

It is time to stop calling Kendall Jenner an “influencer.” Jenner and hundreds of other celebrities with huge social media followings are simply paid …

Marketing

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Online Media

Rogers inks Canadian esports exclusive deal

Sportsnet has set a deal with ESL, making parent Rogers Communications (RCI +0.5%) the first Canadian telecom with a content agreement for …

eSports

New Google tool to track money spent at offline store after clicking on a digital ads online

Google already monitors online shopping – and now it’s keeping an eye on physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising.<p>The internet company …

Google

Heineken Leads Alcoholic Beverages In Social, WOM Impact

Heineken is king among alcoholic beverage brands when it comes to its social media and offline or word-of-mouth (WOM) impact, according to a new …

Advertising Industry