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Posts tagged “E-commerce”

August 1, 2014

Premium Lock Twitter tests new hastags; Nortel pensioners fight deal; ChannelAdvisor-Yahoo deal; T-Mobile's new bidder

Bulldog In today's wrapup of technology news: The Wall Street Journal says Twitter is testing new hashtags; Nortel pensioners don't like bankruptcy deal; ChannelAdvisor makes a deal with Yahoo; French firm bids for T-Mobile.

July 31, 2014

Premium Lock Inside SciQuest earnings: 'Elephant hunting' triggers 'lumpy' results

In a conference call to discuss second-quarter earnings, SciQuest CEO Stephen Wiehe is asked about the "volatility" in its results and what he is telling investors. Wiehe says "elephant hunting" big deals is a major reason earnings are "lumpy," but says more products may smooth out future results.

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Updated July 25, 2014

Premium Lock Wedding bell blues? Not at Raleigh startup WedPics

Remember that big hit "Wedding Bell Blues" from the 5th Dimension Well, there's no such thing at Raleigh-based WedPics, which is cashing in to the tune of 30,000 brides a month and 5,000-plus weddings a weekend for a growing menu of services that enable brides, grooms, families, guests and the world to see those wedding days - in a growing number of ways.

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Updated July 25, 2014

Premium Lock Look for Amazon's 'cloud' to deliver more enterprise wins

Amazon.com    Inside Amazon's earnings: Price cuts hit Amazon's AWS, or cloud services, revenue but revenues surge 48 percent. Plus, launches of higher-level services position AWS for more growth, writes analyst Jillian Mirandi of Technology Business research.

July 23, 2014

Premium Lock StubHub hacked; Viamet's new exec; LinkedIn's $175M buy; Cisco boosts Euro startups; 4K TVs boost LG

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of tech and life science news: StubHub is hacked; Viamet names chief development officer; LinkedIn makes an acquisition; Cisco takes entrepreneur program to Europe; and 4K TVs for World Cup boost LG.

Updated July 22, 2014

Premium Lock New York is first state to propose regulations on bitcoins

New York is the first state to propose issuing separate regulations for virtual currencies, demonstrating the importance regulators attach to the fledgling field. New York City is home to several startups dealing in bitcoin, the most popular virtual currency, and some Wall Street firms are edging into the field as well.

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July 22, 2014

Premium Lock Raleigh bitcoin event to discuss first proposed license regulations

New York became the first state to formally propose regulations for bitcoins and other virtual currencies last week. And organizers of the Cryptolina Bitcoin Expo that's set for Raleigh next month wasted no time in adding a panel to discuss what regulations might mean.

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July 22, 2014

Premium Lock Apple's 80M big smartphone order; new GE jobs in N.C.; Netflix soars; Verizon FiOS upgrade; Yahoo buys apps firm

Bulldog In today's wrapup of technology news: Apple reportedly is ordering up to 80 million large-screen iPhones; GE adds jobs in Mebane; Netflix hits 50M subscribers; Verizon ups its FiOS service; and Yahoo buys apps firm Flurry.

July 18, 2014

Premium Lock Amazon rolls out 'Netflix-for-books' style service

Amazon.com    Amazon is rolling out a new subscription service that will allow unlimited access to thousands of electronic books and audiobooks for $9.99 a month in the online giant's latest effort to expand its services to attract more users.

July 18, 2014

Premium Lock Google's 2Q revenue gains eclipse earnings miss

Google                 Google's earnings rose modestly in the second quarter as the Internet company's expensive ambitions devoured most of a surprisingly strong gain in revenue.

July 17, 2014

Premium Lock Bitcoin 'mining pool' promises to stay small

Bitcoins     The largest group of bitcoin miners, which maintains and processes transactions in the digital currency, is promising to avoid majority control of the currency as a temporary measure to maintain the payment system's credibility.

July 11, 2014

Premium Lock Amazon asks FAA for permission to fly drones

Amazon.com Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.

Updated July 3, 2014

Premium Lock Pozen resubmits drug; Amazon to fight FTC; Furiex, Quintiles deals close; Twitter's new CFO

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and life science news: Pozen resubmits a drug application; Amazon to fight FTC over kid apps purchases; Furiex and Quintiles deals close; Twitter names a new CFO

Updated July 2, 2014

Premium Lock New digital marketing firm spins out from recently-sold I-Cubed

NCSU Centennial Campus is home to a new company but one with a lot of familiar faces. iCiDIGITAL formally announced its spinout from recently sold I-Cubed and will be led by Donald Thompson, I-Cubed's CEO.

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Updated June 25, 2014

Premium Lock IPO in future? Bronto hires ChannelAdvisor exec as general counsel

Bronto If fast-growing Bronto Software is contemplating going public, it has just added some executive firepower with experience in pulling off an IPO.

Updated June 24, 2014

Premium Lock Blaze or a fizzle? Amazon's Fire phone is ambitious but not strategic

Analysis: Jeff Bezos put on a show with the interesting, apparently high-quality Fire phone, but Technology Business Research believes the Fire phone won't greatly impact Amazon or the smartphone market.

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Updated June 20, 2014

Premium Lock Review: Amazon's new Fire phone watches you watch it

Amazon's new smartphone Amazon set out to do something different with the unveiling of its first smartphone Wednesday. How about a completely new way of interacting with your phone, for starters? And "dynamic perspective" delivers 3-D.

June 19, 2014

Premium Lock Raleigh firm TOURtech gives Wi-Fi boost to Amazon Fire launch

If you bought a T-shirt at a concert or surfed the Internet at a conference, you might have done so on TOURtech's network. Read how the Raleigh firm supported Amazon's smartphone launch in the founder's in-depth interview with WRAL TechWire.

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Updated June 18, 2014

Premium Lock Amazon's new 'Fire Phone' to serve as eyes and ears

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Bezos unveiled his latest device Wednesday - a smartphone designed to do much, much more than enable conversation and linked to the Internet.

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Updated June 18, 2014

Premium Lock Red Hat earnings; Lenovo lawsuit?; Cisco leads 'cloud;' YouTube music; 'Nest' back on sale; Apple ebook deal

Bulldog Today's Bulldog wrap-up: What will red Hat report today?; Lenovo's price snafu in Canada may trigger class-action lawsuit; Cisco tops HP in latest "cloud" report; YouTube's new music service; 'Nest' detectors back on sale; Apple reaches a deal in ebook case.

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