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1 hr ago | Canada.com
Laval, Que.-based Couche-Tard and China's Tencent Holdings Ltd. are among the suitors short-listed to buy a minority stake in Sinopec Sales, Reuters reported.
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6 hrs ago | Retailing Today
Staples has enlisted Kenshoo, a global leader in predictive media optimization technology, and RevTrax, a promotions platform that drives and measures in-store sales through digital coupons, to help the company optimize omnichannel campaigns in Canada.
10 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
When hungry British office workers searched on Google today to find the nearest branch of Greggs - a stolid bakery chain that serves basic but delicious British lunchtime fare like pies and cheese sandwiches - they instead found Google calling them "scum."
11 hrs ago | The Northern Echo
PIE NIGHTMARE: A Greggs customer tucking in to a steak bake. A Google search for the company brought unlikely results on Tuesday afternoon A NORTH-EAST baker has lodged a formal complaint after becoming the victim of an apparent internet prankster his afternoon.
15 hrs ago | NME
Aphex Twin appears to have announced details of a new album via the Deep Web. Earlier today, the elusive producer tweeted a link ending in .onion - a URL typically associated with the Deep Web, a hidden part of the internet which is not indexed by standard search engines.
17 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing region on the global B2C E-Commerce market. Between 2013 and 2018 it is forecasted to grow by over 20% annually and surpass North America to become the number one region worldwide in terms of B2C E-Commerce sales.
As reported in The Guardian and elsewhere , tech analysts at the technology research company, Gartner, have declared the idea of "The Internet of Things" to be at "peak of inflated expectations" and among the most overhyped tech ideas of the year.
The dynamism reflected in a series of newly-developed Internet delivery products from COMPS InfoSystems, Inc., the nation's leading commercial real estate information service, continues to unfold with the introduction of its Pipeline search engine at a demonstration event today in Denver, Colorado before a select group of key industry ... (more)
Apple's iPhone 5C, the lower-priced model introduced last year -- by many accounts to boost sales in countries like China -- has, in fact, done poorly in the People's Republic, according to an industry analyst.
Google's IPO, a decade ago this week, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit.
Chinese search engine Baidu and the United Nations Development Program are hoping to streamline the recycling of e-waste in China with a new app that can help users easily sell their old electronics for cash.
Google Inc. and other critics of a European Union court ruling that created a right to be forgotten on the Internet are exaggerating it to undermine a reform of data-protection rules, the EU's justice chief said.
South Africa's fastest growing retailer, takealot.com, has announced it is selling "Google Glass Explorer Edition", which will sell for R26 999 on the website.
Another bitcoin trading company has emerged as a legally registered entity in Thailand after obtaining e-commerce registration with a local district office in June, with its digital currency trade restricted to baht.
A shopper walks down the canned soup aisle at a grocery store in Cincinnati. There are a wealth of helpful apps out there that can help consumers make conscientious food choices.
Canadians are buying more products from the United States with their stronger dollar and their ability to make Internet purchases, which means double-digit growth for the Canadian shipping company Purolator International in Jericho, according to John Costanzo, president.
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