Slashdot Items Tagged "commerce"

Date / Time Story
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:34PM Walmart Buys Jet For $3 Billion, Hopes To Turbo Charge Ecommerce
Thursday August 04, 2016 @02:47PM US Judge Dismisses Part of Alibaba Counterfeit Goods Lawsuit
Monday August 01, 2016 @10:44AM Tesla Is Buying SolarCity for $2.6 Billion
Monday August 01, 2016 @10:02AM Uber and Didi Call a Truce In China With a $35 Billion Deal
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:27PM Amazon Reaches New High Of 268,900 Employees -- Skyrocketing 47% In Just One Year
Thursday July 28, 2016 @10:43AM Oracle To Buy Cloud-Software Provider NetSuite For $9.3 Billion
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:33AM Once Valued at $125B, Yahoo's Web Assets To Be Sold To Verizon For $4.83B, Companies Confirm
Saturday July 23, 2016 @01:44PM Salesforce CEO Told LinkedIn He Would Have Paid Much More Than Microsoft
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:10PM MasterCard Is Buying the Core of the British Payments Infrastructure
Friday July 22, 2016 @09:51AM Verizon Nears Deal to Acquire Yahoo
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:49PM Amazon Wants To Sell You Everything, Including Student Loans
Thursday July 21, 2016 @10:02AM Amazon Loses Huge Footwear Company Because Of Fake Products, a Problem It Denies Is Happening
Monday July 18, 2016 @10:08AM Chinese Consortium's $1.24B Bid To Acquire Opera Software Fails, $600M Deal Agreed Instead
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:41AM SoftBank To Buy British Chip Designer ARM For $32 Billion
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:44PM Why So Much Coverage Of Amazon Prime Day? The Incentives, Of Course
Saturday July 09, 2016 @11:21AM Amazon's Chinese Counterfeit Problem Is Getting Worse
Friday July 08, 2016 @03:18PM Amazon Wants People to Pay for Podcasts
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @03:53PM BlackBerry's 'Classic' Smartphone Is About to Disappear
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:53PM How Oracle's Business As Usual Is Threatening To Kill Java
Saturday July 02, 2016 @09:11AM Spain Runs Out of Workers With Almost 5 Million Unemployed
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:41PM HP Rolls Out Device-as-a-Service for PCs, Printers
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:05PM Security Researcher Gets Threats Over Amazon Review
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:59AM Sergey Brin: Don't Come To Silicon Valley To Start a Business
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @11:58AM New FAA Rules Allow US Companies To Fly Drones Without a Pilot's License
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:04PM Kickstarter Just Did Something Tech Startups Never Do: It Paid a Dividend
Monday June 13, 2016 @12:44PM Symantec Will Acquire Controversial Surveillance Firm Blue Coat Systems For $4.65 Billion
Monday June 13, 2016 @09:07AM Microsoft Is Buying LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion
Friday June 10, 2016 @03:16PM Yahoo Bidders Can't Even Agree On What They're Buying
Monday June 06, 2016 @12:27PM Oracle Whistleblower Suit Raises Questions Over Cloud Accounting
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @03:00PM Instagram Announces New Business Tools: Contact Option, Deeper Analytics
Monday May 30, 2016 @03:26PM Bitcoin Price Jumps 21% Over 4 Days, Reaching a 21-Month High
Monday May 30, 2016 @01:54PM Estonian President Expresses Desire For More Digitally-Integrated Europe
Monday May 23, 2016 @12:33PM Xiaomi Revenues Were Flat in 2015
Monday May 09, 2016 @01:24PM Microsoft Hits $1 Trillion In Total Cumulative Revenue: Reports
Saturday May 07, 2016 @10:18PM Dropbox Cuts Several Employee Perks as Silicon Valley Startups Brace For Cold
Thursday May 05, 2016 @01:57PM NY Approves New Digital Currency For Winklevoss Bitcoin Exchange
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @09:57AM Businesses Pay $100,000 To DDoS Extortionists Who Never DDoS Anyone
Saturday April 23, 2016 @12:31PM Chinese Conglomerate LeEco Wants To Give Away Its 'Tesla Killer' Electric Supercar For Free
Friday April 08, 2016 @02:45PM Verizon To Submit Bid For Yahoo
Saturday April 02, 2016 @01:34PM UK Pharma Giant GSK Won't Patent Its Drugs in Poorer Countries
Saturday April 02, 2016 @10:07AM On Cybersecurity, Execs Are Burying Their Heads In the Sand
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:07AM Netflix's Original Content Library Is Growing By 185% Each Year
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:40AM Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Endorsed by Major Tech Group
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @06:12AM Repeated DDoS Attacks Force Coinkite Bitcoin Wallet To Close Down Web Service
Monday March 28, 2016 @02:31PM One of Silicon Valley's Most Esteemed VCs Says Startups Are 'Mostly Crap'
Sunday March 27, 2016 @08:46AM Messaging Giant Line Becomes a Phone Carrier in Japan
Sunday March 27, 2016 @12:19AM How To Build Your Own Amazon Echo Smart Speaker With a Raspberry Pi - dupe
Friday March 25, 2016 @12:16PM Microsoft May Help Finance Yahoo Buyout, Says Report
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:02PM CCTV DVR Vulnerabilities Traced To Chinese OEM Which Spurned Researchers' Advice
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @02:11AM PlayStation VR Pre-Orders Sell Out In Minutes At Amazon
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @03:31PM New Microhotels Fight Airbnb With 65 Square Foot Rooms
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:37PM Apple Pay Has a Siri Problem
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:49AM Australia Promises To Remove Tax On Bitcoin, Support FinTech Innovation
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @02:45PM Your Data Footprint Is Affecting Your Life In Ways You Can't Even Imagine
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:57PM Alibaba To Train a Million Youngsters In E-commerce
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @09:35AM Microsoft Still Accepts Bitcoin, Apologizes For 'Inaccurate Information'
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @08:44AM Amazon Wants To Replace Passwords With Selfies and Videos
Monday March 14, 2016 @01:50PM Google Loses Anti-Monopoly Appeal In Russia Over Android Bundling
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:45AM Microsoft Store No Longer Accepts Bitcoins As Payment
Monday March 14, 2016 @09:52AM The Case Against Ratifying the Trans Pacific Partnership
Friday March 11, 2016 @01:03PM Russian Bitcoin Issuers Will Risk 7 Years In Prison
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @03:26PM What Airbnb's Blockchain Authentication Proposal Means For Online Privacy
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:36PM Japan Considers Treating Bitcoin As Conventional Currency
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:23PM To Secure ATM Transactions: Ditch the Card
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:19AM US Asks VW For Electric Cars
Friday February 19, 2016 @05:49PM Even On eBay, Women Get Paid Less For Their Labor
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:47PM Preserving Cuba's Classic Cars
Thursday February 04, 2016 @03:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:15PM Shopping Mall SMS Parking Notifications Could Be Used To Track Any Car
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @07:43PM Severe and Unpatched eBay Vulnerability Allows Attackers To Distribute Malware
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:28PM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:26PM Facebook Expands Online Commerce Role, But Says "No Guns, Please"
Friday January 29, 2016 @07:48PM Cable Lobby Steams Up Over FCC Set-Top Box Competition Plan
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:41PM Canadian Government Lobbies Europe To Pass CETA
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:25AM German Court: "Sharing" Your Amazon Purchases Is Spamming
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @12:33PM Trump Says He'd Make Apple Build Computers In the US
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:06AM Using Tech To Create Safe and Ethical Retail Supply Chains
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @01:02PM European Payment Card Protocols Wide Open To Fraud
Sunday December 27, 2015 @04:25PM Sweden's Cash-Free Future Looms -- and Not Everyone Is Happy About It
Sunday December 27, 2015 @10:52AM Kindle or Not, a Resurgence In Used Bookstores
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:33PM Should a Mars Colony Be Independent?
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:38PM Currency Exchange Website Accused of Cyber Terrorism By Venezuelan Government
Thursday December 17, 2015 @06:51PM New WTO Trade Deal Will Exempt IT-Related Products From Import Tariffs
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:49AM Texas Plumber Sues Car Dealer After His Truck Ends Up In Videos of Syria's Front Lines
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @01:03PM Congress Joins Battle Against Ticket Bots
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @01:01PM GunTV Aims To Premier 24-Hour Shopping Channel For Firearms
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:06PM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Monday November 30, 2015 @12:25AM Amazon Reveals New Delivery Drone Design With Range of 15 Miles
Saturday November 28, 2015 @04:01AM Finnish IT Retailer Reveals Most Returned Products
Friday November 27, 2015 @07:23PM The First Online Purchase Was a Sting CD (Or Possibly Weed)
Thursday November 26, 2015 @01:32PM Why Car Salesmen Don't Want To Sell Electric Cars
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:27AM Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Released (Officially, This Time)
Saturday October 31, 2015 @08:38PM Amazon Follows Through: Drops Apple TV, Chromecast
Saturday October 31, 2015 @10:41AM US Tech Giants Increasingly Partner With Military-Connected Chinese Companies
Monday October 26, 2015 @09:42AM W3C Sets Up Web Payments Standards Group To Improve Check-Out Security
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:38AM Drug Firm Offers $1 Version of $750 Daraprim Pill
Friday October 23, 2015 @09:28PM Walmart Plays Catch-Up With Amazon
Friday October 23, 2015 @08:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:52PM RIP: Prolific Amazon Customer Reviewer Harriet Klausner (1952-2015)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:17PM The Box That Built the Modern World
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Thursday October 15, 2015 @05:31PM China's Flash Consumption Grows To 30%; 8TB SSDs Are Coming
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:06PM How Amazon's Monster Erotica Book Ban Shaped CloudFlare's Censorship Stance
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:28AM Can Star Trek's World With No Money Work In Real life?
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Saturday September 19, 2015 @07:39PM The Economics of Drug Sales On the Dark Web
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:17PM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:11AM Countries Gaming Carbon Offsets May Have Dramatically Increased Emissions
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @09:21AM Court: FTC Can Punish Companies With Sloppy Cybersecurity
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:16AM XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @12:18PM Newegg Beats Patent Troll Over SSL and RC4 Encryption
Saturday July 25, 2015 @10:34PM EU May Become a Single Digital Market of 500 Million People
Sunday June 14, 2015 @01:42AM Amazon Publishes Opaque Transparency Report
Saturday June 13, 2015 @03:47PM 75% of Russia's Satellite Electronics Come From US
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:03PM Dark Net's Top Selling Drug Dealer Is Making $1.5 Million This Year
Thursday June 11, 2015 @09:42AM OpenBazaar, Born of an Effort To Build the Next Silk Road, Raises $1 Million
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:00PM Hot Topic To Buy ThinkGeek Parent Company Geeknet
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Monday May 11, 2015 @04:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @11:27AM Extreme Secrecy Eroding Support For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Thursday April 30, 2015 @01:04PM Bitcoin Is Disrupting the Argentine Economy
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:40AM POS Vendor Uses Same Short, Numeric Password Non-Stop Since 1990
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:27AM Cheap Gas Fuels Switch From Electric Cars To SUVs
Friday April 10, 2015 @10:31PM US Blocks Intel From Selling Xeon Chips To Chinese Supercomputer Projects
Friday April 03, 2015 @05:26PM The Dystopian Lake Filled By the World's Tech Sludge
Friday March 27, 2015 @07:01PM Amazon Requires Non-Compete Agreements.. For Warehouse Workers
Sunday March 22, 2015 @11:14AM How 'Virtual Water' Can Help Ease California's Drought
Saturday March 07, 2015 @10:45PM Amazon Opening Imported Goods Store On Alibaba
Friday February 20, 2015 @07:29PM Samsung Takes On Apple Pay By Acquiring Mobile Wallet Startup LoopPay
Thursday February 05, 2015 @12:09PM Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty On All 7 Counts In Silk Road Trial
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @12:53PM Alibaba Tests Drone Delivery Service In China
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @05:25PM Major Retailers Accused of Selling Fraudulent Herbal Supplements
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:52PM OpenSSL 1.0.2 Released
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:43AM Silk Road 2.0 Deputy Arrested
Monday January 19, 2015 @02:20PM Amazon Plans To Release 12 Movies a Year In Theaters and On Prime
Sunday January 18, 2015 @11:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Thursday January 15, 2015 @01:12PM Radio Shack Reported To Be Ready for Bankruptcy Filing
Monday January 12, 2015 @10:18AM 'Silk Road Reloaded' Launches On a Network More Secret Than Tor
Sunday December 28, 2014 @02:22PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Companies With Poor SSL Practices?
Saturday December 27, 2014 @12:31PM 13,000 Passwords, Usernames Leaked For Major Commerce, Porn Sites
Thursday December 25, 2014 @11:49AM How Target's Mobile App Uses Location Tech To Track You
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:10AM Inside China's 'Christmas Factory' Town, Yiwu
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @11:05PM How a Massachusetts Man Invented the Global Ice Market
Friday December 19, 2014 @08:51PM Staples: Breach May Have Affected 1.16 Million Customers' Cards
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @09:25AM Telepresence Store Staffed Remotely Using Robots
Thursday December 11, 2014 @06:22PM How Your In-Store Shopping Affects the Ads You See On Facebook
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:19AM Kiva Systems Co-Founder: Drone Delivery Could Be As Low As 20 Cents Per Package
Sunday November 30, 2014 @05:42PM Black Friday '14: E-commerce Pages Far Slower Than They Were in 2013
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:00PM Apple and Amazon Launch Black Friday Price War
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @12:34PM Apple To Donate Profit Portion From Black Friday For AIDS Fight
Friday November 21, 2014 @11:45PM Indian Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Snub Android One Phones
Sunday November 16, 2014 @02:11PM MARS, Inc: We Are Running Out of Chocolate
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:44PM The Downside to Low Gas Prices
Friday November 14, 2014 @06:02PM Ask Slashdot: Is Non-USB Flash Direct From China Safe?
Thursday November 13, 2014 @01:20PM After Silk Road 2.0 Shutdown, Rival Dark Net Markets Grow Quickly
Thursday November 13, 2014 @10:51AM Internet Sales Tax Bill Dead In Congress
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @09:31AM GNOME Project Seeks Donations For Trademark Battle With Groupon
Saturday November 08, 2014 @08:36AM Americans Rejoice At Lower Gas Prices
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @09:39AM Online Payment Firm Stripe Boots 3D Gun Designer Cody Wilson's Companies
Sunday November 02, 2014 @09:57PM China To Merge High-Speed Train Makers To Cut Competition
Sunday November 02, 2014 @02:09PM Buying Goods To Make Nuclear Weapons On eBay, Alibaba, and Other Platforms
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @12:46PM Why CurrentC Will Beat Out Apple Pay
Monday October 27, 2014 @01:38PM Rite Aid and CVS Block Apple Pay and Google Wallet
Saturday October 25, 2014 @03:05AM Ballmer Says Amazon Isn't a "Real Business"
Monday October 20, 2014 @01:56PM An Algorithm to End the Lines for Ice at Burning Man
Sunday October 19, 2014 @11:01PM The Largest Ship In the World Is Being Built In Korea
Saturday October 18, 2014 @10:21PM Despite Patent Settlement, Apple Pulls Bose Merchandise From Its Stores
Friday October 10, 2014 @08:05PM Kmart Says Its Payment System Was Hacked
Friday September 12, 2014 @01:11AM Hewlett-Packard Pleads Guilty To Bribing Officials in Russia, Poland, and Mexico
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @11:55AM Paypal Jumps Into Bitcoin With Both Feet
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @09:35AM Apple Reveals the Most Common Reasons That It Rejects Apps
Sunday August 24, 2014 @04:43PM Ross Ulbricht Faces New Drug Charges
Sunday August 24, 2014 @11:23AM Sources Say Amazon Will Soon Be Targeting Ads, a la Google AdWords
Thursday August 14, 2014 @04:10PM Apple's App Store Needs a Radical Revamp; How Would You Go About It?
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @01:27PM Scientists Who Smuggle Radioactive Materials
Thursday August 07, 2014 @12:44PM With Chinese Investment, Nicaraguan Passage Could Dwarf Panama Canal
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @12:19PM Google Sells Maine Barge For Scrap
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @12:40PM Fighting Climate Change With Trade
Sunday July 13, 2014 @12:04AM The Least They Could Do: Amazon Charges 1 Cent To Meet French Free Shipping Ban
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @08:19AM Oculus Suspends Oculus Rift Dev Kit Sales In China
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:44AM Autonomous Trucking
Saturday June 28, 2014 @10:07PM Want To Resell Your Ebooks? You'd Better Act Fast
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @04:53PM FAA Bans Delivering Packages With Drones
Monday June 23, 2014 @08:09PM UK Man Sentenced To 16 Months For Exporting 'E-Waste' Despite 91% Reuse
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @08:54AM Hackers Ransom European Domino's Customer Data (including Favourite Toppings)
Saturday June 14, 2014 @09:32AM EU's Online Shoppers Get an Extended "Cooling Off Period"
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @08:18AM Author Charles Stross: Is Amazon a Malignant Monopoly, Or Just Plain Evil?
Friday May 16, 2014 @09:38AM BitPay, Toshiba Partnership Brings Bitcoin To 6,000 New Merchants
Thursday May 01, 2014 @01:03PM Really, Why Are Smartphones Still Tied To Contracts?
Tuesday April 29, 2014 @08:43AM Amazon Embodies the Gender Gap in Tech
Friday March 28, 2014 @10:02PM Judge OKs Class Action Suit Against Apple For E-Book Price Fixing
Thursday March 13, 2014 @04:12PM Amazon Hikes Prime Membership Fee
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @03:16PM Top E-commerce Sites Fail To Protect Users From Stupid Passwords
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @02:02PM Canada & Korea Show Trade Treaties Can Skip Copyright Rule Changes
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @02:07PM RadioShack To Close 1,100 Stores