Posts Tagged ‘commerce‘

wired: When Foodler jumped on the Bitcoin bandwagon a few months ago, it seemed like an interesting way to drum up new business. But it turns out that, for some, Bitcoin business can come with an unexpected pricetag: privacy. Since April, the Boston-based online restaurant

fastcompany: What do you think of this business tactic? laughingsquid: Australian Shop Charging Customers a $5 Fee for ‘Just Looking’

smarterplanet: We’re heading for a world with more smartphones than bank accounts – Quartz Bank accounts are out, smartphones are in. In 2011, some 2.5 billion people in the world were “unbanked” (pdf), as the lingo goes, according to the World Bank. By 2016, more

In Melbourne, meet the New Joneses | SmartPlanet

Link: In Melbourne, meet the New Joneses | SmartPlanet Since BNNM was conceived in 2010, it has become something of a beacon for the conscientious and collaborative consumption movement in Melbourne. “Part of it is about conscientious consumption or collaborative consumption and asking the questions

In Melbourne, meet the New Joneses | SmartPlanet

Link: In Melbourne, meet the New Joneses | SmartPlanet Since BNNM was conceived in 2010, it has become something of a beacon for the conscientious and collaborative consumption movement in Melbourne. “Part of it is about conscientious consumption or collaborative consumption and asking the questions

***** We are at the tail end of an era that has focused almost entirely on the innovation of products and services, and we are at the beginning of a new era that focuses on the innovation of what I like to call “behavioral business

mediafuturist: Join me for this event next week – should be fun (and it’s free :) smarterplanet: Join our next live, interactive virtual panel discussion on the IBM Global Business Services Video Channel on Livestream. Date: Thursday, September 8, 1230pm EST Topic: Mobile commerce is