Posts tagged “E-commerce”

June 2

Premium Lock Raleigh-based digital firm PointSource is sold for $28M - with a twist

PointSource PointSource, a Raleigh-based digital solutions firm, is sold to Globant, a provider of digital services with a global footprint, in a deal worth as much as $28 million. But there's a twist.

June 1

Premium Lock Field2Base raises $1.7M, wants more (+ video update)

Field2Base, the emerging Triangle firm that offers mobile forms and data solutions which recently added credit card payment capability, is raising new investment capital.

May 31

Premium Lock Cisco, IBM team up to tackle cybercrime plague (+ video)

Tech giants Cisco and IBM - both of which have a major presence in the Triangle - are joining forces to help businesses fight the growing threat of cybercrime. And a security intelligence website sees promise in the alliance.

May 31

Premium Lock ChannelAdvisor makes a buy to expand new fulfillment offering + How new tech works

E-Commerce Ecommerce services provider ChannelAdvisor is beefing up the latest addition to a growing variety of services with the acquisition of HubLogix, a Boston firm. Just a year ago, HubLogix had bought one of its key competitors.

May 31

It's primetime at Amazon.com - shares hit $1,000

Amazon  Amazon, the internet goliath that revolutionized the way much of the world buys books, toilet paper and TVs, hit a new milestone Tuesday. Its stock surpassed the $1,000 mark for the first time.

May 23

Google aims to connect online ads to physical stores

Google Google's computers will be trying to connect the dots between what people look at after clicking on an online ad and what they purchase with their credit and debit cards at one of the advertiser's brick-and-mortar stores.

May 18

Premium Lock WannaCry ransomware & The perils of shoddy attribution: It's the Russians! No wait, it's the North Koreans!

Speculation detracts from real and meaningful conversations about inherent software vulnerabilities that result from manufacturers' refusal to incorporate security-by-design into software development, the failure of organizations all over the world to protect their systems and client data according to their value and potential for harm, and governments' responsibility to manage, secure, and disclose discovered vulnerabilities.

Ransomware attack: 'Ooops ..." Ransomware attack: 'Ooops ..."

May 17

Premium Lock Amazon refreshes lineup of low-cost tablets, new kids model

Amazon is offering a thinner and lighter version of its cheapest, 7-inch tablet, while shaving $10 off the price of an 8-inch model.

May 10

Premium Lock Google: We generate $2.38B in business across NC

Google Google says it is driving $2.38 billion worth of economic activity across North Carolina while working with thousands of website publishers and providing free advertising to non-profits. That's nearly triple the impact Google first reported in 2009.

May 9

Premium Lock Sources: Credit Suisse to bring 1,000 jobs to Triangle

Credit Suisse Financial services firm Credit Suisse plans to bring more than 1,000 high-paying jobs to the Triangle, sources tell WRAL News.

May 2

Premium Lock Pay for news? More than half of Americans say they do

Triangle headlines A little more than half of American adults regularly pay for news, through newspaper and magazine subscriptions, apps on electronic devices or contributions to public media, according to the Media Insight Project, a collaboration between the American Press Institute and The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

May 1

Premium Lock Innovation continues to drive Amazon Web Services (+ earnings recap)

Amazon  Analysis: Amazon Web Services adapts to the impact of IaaS price cuts with Chime, Connect and more to come, says Technology Business Research Analyst Meaghan McGrath. Plus: A recap of Amazon's earnings.

Updated April 27

Premium Lock TechWire Awards go to six individual, six corporate Triangle tech, life science leaders

Startups, entrepreneurs, executives, investors and several of the Triangle's top tech and life science companies share the spotlight, taking home 12 awards at the fifth WRAL TechWire Awards. Plus, the first five members of TechWire's Hall of Fame are honored as are several Editor's Choice Award recipients.

Republic's Chris Chuang is a happy winner Republic's Chris Chuang is a happy winner

April 25

Premium Lock Report: Cybercrimes to cost businesses $8T - that's trillion - over next 5 years

Cyber Security Cybercrime and data breaches are going to hit businesses with an $8 trillion headache over the next five years, a new report says. Yet businesses are planning to increase defense-related spending only 8 percent annually even as cyber costs soar 30 percent. Is AI the solution?

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