Online Life

How can you help your local online business go global?

<b>In 1995, someone sold a broken laser pen for $14 on a site called AuctionWeb. This was the rather inauspicious start for online shopping, an activity that now generates a colossal $2.3tn (£1.75tn) in global sales.</b><p>But these days, shoppers want to pay in any number of ways and this can cause …

Banking

Alibaba says 140,000 brands will take part in its 11.11 shopping festival this year

Alibaba has launched its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival for 2017, signing up over 140,000 brands to take part in the annual sales event.<p>The occasion, …

Trends

Apple Cook roasted for swallowing Chinese censorship demands

A pair of senior US Senators are calling out Apple CEO Tim Cook for what they call "enabling the Chinese government's censorship and surveillance of …

Tim Cook

Recognizing the Real TV Picture

<i>By</i> Daniel Gulick, Insights Engineer at TVSquared<p>Despite sensational headlines claiming that TV is dying/dead, the channel is still holding strong.<p>While digital, and the enticing real-time analytics that it brings, was predicted to crush TV advertising, its vulnerabilities and risks have dulled the …

Marketing

A Lifetime Subscription to Immersive Online Entrepreneur Training

Get into the world of online business with today’s Daily Deal, a Lifetime Subscription to Immersive Online Entrepreneur Training. This series of …

Entrepreneurship

Google’s Pixel 2 competes mightily with high-end Apple and Samsung phones

After using Google’s new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL for several days, I’ve concluded they are the best Android phones I’ve ever used and a worthy …

Phones

Online dating apps like Tinder are linked to sharp increases in interracial marriage, study finds

Online dating apps like Tinder and OkCupid have become the second-most common way straight couples meet, and researchers think it could be …

Relationships

Africa:The Ugly Truth About Online Dating

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -Socialmedia users looking for relationships or marriages online are in for heartbreak owing to the prevalence of fake …

Online Dating

Review: ‘Evil Within 2’ and ‘Shadow of War’ are different sides of monster slaying

Bethesda took a chance on “Resident Evil” creator Shinji Mikami. The man behind one of the biggest survival-horror games wanted to bring the genre …

RPGs

Sainsbury Cuts Jobs as Brexit Puts Online Retailers Off U.K.

The U.K. retail industry’s Brexit-linked turmoil deepened as J Sainsbury Plc said it would cut as many as 2,000 jobs, Zalando SE said the market is …

Sainsbury'S

Report shows Twitch audience bigger than HBO's and Netflix's

Which service has more viewers, Netflix or Twitch? Turns out it's the latter. A new report reveals that more people watch online gaming videos than …

Netflix

Jordan Brand Launches New Online Content Hub And Sneaker Museum

Air Jordan Online Collection aims to serve as a place for sneakerheads to get the inside story on products past and present–and tell stories of their own.<p><i>And lo, so it was on the 18th day of October in the year of our Lord 1984, that a Chicago Bulls rookie named Michael Jordan strode onto the</i> …

Sneakers

Men overshare on online dating sites upping their risk of being scammed

A worrying number of online dating users are putting sensitive information about themselves into the public domain‚ which could potentially expose …

Online Dating

PayPal expands “pay with Venmo” to 2 million online retailers

Venmo, the PayPal-owned mobile app best known for peer-to-peer money transfer, is morphing into a full-fledged digital wallet. <b>As of yesterday, any mobile website that accepts PayPal will also accept Venmo as a form of payment.</b> That makes Venmo a viable checkout option at over 2 million U.S. …

Banking

Why Online Dating Sites Hold Such an Importance in Today’s World!

Today, in this rapidly modernizing world where we like to do each and everything online whether it is shopping, communicating, enhancing our …

Relationships

Swipe right! Online dating isn't killing romance after all

News (U.S.)

Scientists think relationships that start online may have a huge advantage over relationships that start in real life

• <b>A new paper suggests partners who meet online are more likely to be compatible than those who meet in person.</b>• <b><br>The paper adds to a growing body of research suggesting marriages that start online are stronger and last longer than relationships that start offline.</b>• <b><br>The research doesn't prove that online</b> …

Relationships

Trump's 2020 campaign is raising millions from small donors and spending it on legal fees

A retiree in Texas gave $3.75 for a fund that was in part redirected to attorneys battling the Russia probe.<p>There’s a lot of “NEW GEAR” available for purchase at Shop.DonaldJTrump.com. You can buy navy blue shirts adorned with the hashtag #BuildTheWall, dog leashes that say “MAGA,” or a black …

Politics

Tinder’s ‘menducation’ doctrine dispels the notion that women are best served by other women

A few weeks ago, Tinder announced a new chat feature.<p>“Designed by the women of Tinder”, says the announcement, “the feature gives women extra tools …

Jane Austen

Survey Reveals What Americans Think About Online Dating At Work

Long Story Short A new survey reveals that Americans like to online date while at work, but they feel guilty about it. Long Story Admit it. In between your emails and meetings, you're thinking about messaging that cute new online dating match. But should you? According to a new 3,000-person survey …

Relationships

Understanding South African consumer behaviour to advance your eCommerce store

This may seem self-evident; however, many online merchants battle to get customers beating a path to their website.<p>Make no mistake: South Africans …

eCommerce

Court seeks ATR on complaint against online shopping portals

New Delhi, Oct 17 (PTI) A city court has sought an action taken report from the Delhi Police on a complaint about the online sale of ashtrays …

eCommerce

Pro Matchmakers Share Their Best Advice for Dating App Rookies

If you’re just dipping your toes in the world of online dating, you’re probably wondering what this crazy universe of swiping, texting, and split-second romantic decisions is all about. There are definitely some myths surrounding dating apps, but they do play a role in creating some solid …

Relationships

Technology and bicycles transform sex and society

What do the bicycle and the internet have in common? One less than obvious answer is that they have both encouraged sex between strangers.<p>The …

Online Dating

Digital growth stands out for Bank of America and Wells Fargo

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Although the imminent death of the bank branch is being drastically overstated, if the Q3 earnings of Bank of America (BofA) and Wells Fargo are any indicators of the state of …

Banking

Verizon Pulls Univision from Fios Service

Verizon has pulled Spanish-language broadcaster Univision from its Fios and mobile services, Univision Communications said in a statement Monday …

Internet

Three strategies to help students navigate dodgy online content

A recent Stanford University Report revealed that students’ abilities to distinguish between questionable and valid online content needed work.<p>In one …

Robo-adviser Nest Wealth branches out in search of scale

Once seen as a major disruptor to the industry, robo-adviser Nest Wealth Asset Management is now partnering with the wealth-management industry to license online technology to those investment firms who want to bring robo-adviser capabilities in-house for their financial advisers to use directly …

Finance

The Power of Power: Reputation Management Expert Describes Moving Forward in Wake of Weinstein Allegations

While the allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein are disturbing, the reactions from people in the industry seem to show they aren't …

Reputation Management

Online shopping, e-gifts to rule Diwali this year

<b>New Delhi:</b> An increasing number of Indians are turning to their smartphones for Diwali shopping and sending money and gifts to loved ones this …

Diwali