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Alibaba's New Retail Investments Bring AI to Fitting Rooms

The Chinese e-commerce giant has big plans to transform the brick-and-mortar shopping experience.<p>People who know <b>Alibaba</b> (NYSE:BABA) only as one of …

eCommerce

OnePlus 6's OxygenOS 5.1.9 update aims to bring major camera improvements

OnePlus 6’s OxygenOS 5.1.9 update aims to bring major camera improvements<p>OnePlus phones haven’t traditionally been known for providing great camera …

Google Lens

Microsoft Edge for iOS to get visual search and more

Microsoft knows that Edge is nowhere near as popular as its rivals, but it has no plans to stop making its browser as good as can be. Its next big update will give those on iOS the ability to search by snapping photos, plus other helpful new features.<p>Edge hasn’t quite caught up with the likes of …

Software

How to scan QR codes from the lock screen in iOS 12

Ever since iOS 11, your iPhone and iPad have been able to detect a QR code in the camera frame, and pop up a banner at the top of the screen to open the link embedded within it. This is a great way to quickly extract the URL from a billboard, or from a particular nerdy lost-cat poster stapled to a …

iOS

Retired plane goes on show

Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung launched the first public exhibition of a retired aircraft from the Government Flying Service today.<p>The Jetstream 41 …

News (Hong Kong)

Crypto to Expand Mobile Payments to Rural Networks Without State Control

China, which is on its way to becoming a cashless society, highlights how cryptocurrencies could be used for all global payments. However, the …

Bitcoin

Azolla filiculoides Azolla, Pacific mosquitofern PFAF Plant Database

Translate this page:<p>You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box.<p>Summary<p>Physical Characteristics<p>Azolla …

Habitats

Pokemon Go Fest draws gamers to Chicago's North Side

Gamers from around the world were on Chicago's North Side Saturday for the Pokemon Go Fest.<p>About 20,000 people attended last year's fest in Chicago, …

Pokémon

China central bank says cannot refuse, discriminate against cash payments | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - Companies or individuals cannot refuse or discriminate against cash payments, China’s central bank said on Friday, but stressed the rules won’t apply to online payments and unmanned stores.<p>FILE PHOTO: A woman walks past the headquarters of the People's Bank of China (PBOC), the …

Central Banks

​Seoul to launch to its own mobile payment platform: Report

South Korea's capital Seoul is planning to launch its own mobile payment platform, dubbed S-Pay, and has formed a task force, local media …

South Korea

GMO Labeling: Public Interest Advocacy Group Sues Trump Over Secrecy

Last week, Center for Food Safety (CFS) sued the Trump Administration for refusing to make public documents surrounding its decision on how to label …

Jared Kushner

H & M’s magic mirror puts your face on a magazine cover

If you happen to take a stroll through building 1472 Broadway, New York, you might stumble across your reflection in a mirror.<p>Given the fact that …

Times Square

Now, tourism apps, codes to have bilingual info

DIGITAL tour guide applications and QR codes are required to carry bilingual information on the city’s historic buildings and sites, according to a …

News (China)

Deciding Where to Invest? Put Customers First

×<p><i>CMOs have more information at their disposal than ever before. Putting it to good use doesn’t have to be a daunting challenge.</i><p>The amount of customer data available to marketers can seem overwhelming; gleaning useful information from all of it can be difficult. How do consumers behave when using a …

Customer Experience

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Technology That Real Estate Agents Need<p><i>by Erik Arvidson</i><p>Most successful real estate agents spend a significant amount of their time outside of the …

Real Estate

CLPS partners with GloBird Energy for mobile utility payments in Australia

CLPS (NASDAQ:CLPS) and GloBird Energy agree to establish a QR code-based billing service using Q-Bill so customers can make utility payments in …

Business

Sayonara, business cards: LinkedIn offers QR codes and translations

New LinkedIn features make it even easier to instantly connect with those you meet—no matter what language they speak.<p>The social media platform …

Public Relations

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson visits Amazon rival Alibaba, promising ‘ground breaking things’ with Chinese e-commerce giant

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson appears to be planning something with China e-commerce giant Alibaba, chief rival to Amazon, the tech …

Sports Technology

How to scan QR codes with your iPhone or iPad

QR codes can be really handy. A grid of seemingly random black-and-white squares can hold enough information to store website URLs, contact …

Codes

Balbharati books QR codes in Std X books take students to Wikipedia

<b>A better idea</b><br>A teacher from a Powai school pointed to the now discontinued Balchitravani as an example of the potential for QR codes to help …

Mobile Tagging

5 times Facebook shamelessly copied from Snapchat

Facebook is known for ripping off features from Snapchat. It deploys Snapchat's features on its family of apps (Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp) …

Social Media

Vetements SS19 collection teaches wearers the history of Georgia

Wearers of luxury fashion brand Vetements latest collection can learn about the history of Georgia by scanning QR codes incorporated into the …

Handbags

Singapore company turns to blockchain to improve food security

To food and nutrition company SMC Nutrition, food security has become a key priority in the face of a growing number of food contamination cases …

Blockchain

3 Reasons to be Concerned about the USDA’s Proposed GMO Labeling Rules

<i>Advocates say the rules raise a number of red flags, and could end up causing more confusion than clarity.</i>Food labels help consumers quickly discern …

Agriculture

New labeling rules now in effect for all CBD oil sold in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – The Indiana General Assembly legalized CBD oil in March, but additional rules take effect this week that impact anyone who buys …

Cannabis

Why beggars in China are now accepting mobile payments : News Reel

BT SPECIALS<p>BEST B-SCHOOLS<p>BT500<p>REBRAIN OR ROT<p>THE RISE OF BITCOIN<p>INDIA'S BEST EMPLOYERS<p>HOTTEST YOUNG EXECUTIVES<p>CLEANTECH<p>TOP EMERGING COMPANIES<p>BEST …

Business (India)

Social Media Roundup: Time Spent On Facebook Feature, Music For Instagram Stories, LinkedIn QR Codes

“Social Media Roundup” is a weekly roundup of news pertaining to all of your favorite websites and applications used for social networking. Published on Sundays, “Social Media Roundup” will help you stay up-to-date on all the important social media news you need to know.<p><b>Facebook</b><p><i>Your Time On Facebook</i><p>…

Social Media

LinkedIn Just Added QR Codes and Translation of Posts – Adweek

LinkedIn announced two new features Thursday: QR codes to enable users to quickly find profiles of people they meet and instantly connect with them …

Advertising Industry

Vetements' Upcoming App Will Teach You About the History of Georgia

Informing the label’s fans about the 1992 Georgian Genocide.<p>For Vetements‘ Spring/Summer 2019 show at Paris Couture Week, designer Demna Gvasalia looked into the war-torn history of his early life with a collection inspired by the history of his native Georgia. To coincide with the collection, the …

QR codes

A new way to add friends on LinkedIn by scanning a QR code

CAPE TOWN - LinkedIn has introduced a new way to add friends on the platform by using a QR code feature to connect with others when meeting in …

Apps