Posts tagged “E-commerce”

Updated 7:47 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock IBM plays disruptor with new blockchain banking solution (+ video)

Big Blue is disrupting the global payments processing trust network, boosting commerce and pressuring trust institutions with a new blockchain offering, says Technology Business Research Analyst Geoff Woollacott. Plus: Video tutorial on how blockchain works.

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Premium Lock Who else is trying blockchain banking? An overview

IBM blockchain diagram   IBM isn't alone in trying to disrupt global banking with blockchain technology. Here's an overview of other efforts underway around the globe.

Updated 7:13 p.m. Monday

Every Wi-Fi network vulnerable to new hack, researchers find (+ Video: An attack demo)

If you utilize a Wi-Fi network, you are vulnerable to being hacked even when utilizing passwords and encryption, according to researchers in the U.K.

Updated October 13

Premium Lock Trends in MarTech: Enterprise transformation requires integrated effort (+ video)

In lessons learned from attending the MarTech conference for marketing executives, Technology Business Research Analysts shares lessons learned, including insight from best-selling author Seth Godin. (Plus: Video of keynote from author Travis Wright.)

October 12

Premium Lock Bitcoin surges above $5K; IMF: Don't be Luddites about virtual currencies

Bitcoin The alternative currency spiked more than 6% on Thursday, surging above the $5,000 barrier. It traded as high as $5,168, according to price tracking website CoinDesk. Plus: IMF warns bankers not to be Luddites about virtual currencies.

Updated October 12

Premium Lock Red Hat strikes cloud deal with China ecommerce giant Alibaba

In what could be a significant driver for growth, Red Hat is expanding its reach into China with a partnership deal that puts its Linux products on the cloud marketplace of ecommerce giant Alibaba.

October 12

Durham startup Loanable launches friends, family lending platform

Loanable, the lone Durham participant in this week's Google for Entrepreneurs' Exchange program, is led by Bernard Worthy who participated in the first Black Founders program a year ago. He shares the inspiration and plans for his FinTech startup with ExitEvent.

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Updated October 11

Uber launches UberEats app in Triangle for deliveries from 100+ restaurants

Have a hankering for cupcakes? Or TexMex cuisine? Something other than chain-story pizza? UberEats offers tasty selections for those who are hungry and want take-out delivered to home. And your favorite dining-out experience that hasn't offered delivery before just may do so now.

Updated October 9

Premium Lock N&O parent McClatchy puts digital future in hands of NCSU/Duke graduate

McClatchy, which owns the News and Observer in Raleigh and daily newspapers in Durham as well as Charlotte, is putting its future digital strategy under the guidance of a N.C. State and Duke University graduate who lives in the Triangle.

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October 6

Premium Lock Internet Summit returns to Raleigh with focus on digital marketing strategy (+ video)

The Internet Summit returns to Raleigh for its 10th annual conference, promising a bigger lineup with high-profile speakers and an emphasis on digital marketing. Here's a preview.

October 6

Premium Lock Who are the top players in ad tech? A research firm's best bets

Internet  In the second part of an in-depth report about trends in the ad tech industry, Technology Business Research picks the top players among public and private companies in each of seven different categories.

October 5

Premium Lock The future of ad tech: An analyst's three predictions

New business models create a mixed bag for vendors in ad tech. Here's a look at the future from Technology Business Research Analyst Seth Ulinski. This is the first of a two-part report.

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October 5

State: Citrix still eligible for $5.7M in incentives

Citrix Systems  Despite layoffs disclosed Wednesday, software and services firm Citrix is still eligible to receive as much as $5.7 million in state tax incentives if the firm hits commitments for new jobs in Raleigh, according to the Department of Commerce.

Updated October 5

Premium Lock Charlotte wedding venue startup looks to raise $500K

The Wed Clique The Wed Clique, also known as Otterplan, is raising $500,000 as it expands a service that aims to help wedding venues attract more business.

October 4

Premium Lock 'Privacy is really the victim:' Yahoo confirms 3B accounts breached (+ FAQ: what to do & video)

Yahoo has tripled down on what was already the largest data breach in history, saying it affected all 3 billion accounts on its service, not the 1 billion it revealed late last year. PLus: What should consumers do? An FAQ.

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