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2020-01-08 - Cotton Traders goes mobile to ‘meet growing consumer demand’ for digital shopping in 2020

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 18:07
British multi-channel apparel retailer, Cotton Traders, is to launch its first shoppable app as part of a wider ‘digital first’ approach to target a younger customer base. Economic

2020-01-08 - Sprint Kills Virgin Mobile Brand; Elon Musk: 'UFO On Stick' Will Connect Subs To SpaceX StarLink Internet; + more news -

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 18:07
Sprint Kills Virgin Mobile Brand, Will Move Customers to Boost Next Month Elon Musk says a device resembling a 'UFO on a stick' will connect people to SpaceX's new Starlink satellite internet service NYC internet plan aims to provide all New... Development

2020-01-08 - Sainsbury’s sees online growth this Christmas, but overall sales slow

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 18:07
Online sales at Sainsbury’s over Christmas saw an impressive 7.3%25 growth in 2019, however, poor sales of toys and games at Argos dragged down overall results for the peak season, with the group seeing non-fuel sales drop 0.7%25. Economic

2020-01-08 - Space NK continues to defy the High Street gloom as it plans further store expansion

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 18:07
Luxury beauty retailer Space NK has bucked the 2019 retail trend and delivered a robust set of results for the year ended March 2019, with a £6 million increase in revenues to £108.9 million. Economic

2020-01-08 - Hakkasan adds key Chinese mobile payments to cater for increasing tourist trade

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 18:07
Michelin-starred Cantonese restaurant Hakkasan is adding Alipay, WeChat Pay and Union Pay in the UK, as well as at its authentic Japanese restaurant Sake no Hana in Mayfair. Economic

2020-01-08 - L’Oréal introduces in-home AI skincare assistant

Wed, 08/01/2020 - 18:07
L’Oréal has introduced a new device which uses AI to offer customers to create personalised beauty products in their home. Economic

2020-01-07 - The Road to Mobility: The 2020 Guide to Trends and Technology for Smart Cities and Transportation

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
ICIT Certified Content: This Blackberry publication contains expert insights on Security and technology in the mobility and transportation sectors, including an essay from ICIT. Our researchers have reviewed its contents and recommend it as a trusted source of education. BlackBerry’s new guide –... Security

2020-01-07 - Sophos enhances MSP Connect Program, adds new security offerings

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
In a bid to satisfy partners’ increasing demand, next-generation cloud-enabled cybersecurity solutions provider, Sophos has introduced enhancements to its MSP Connect program, which makes it easier for MSPs to deploy, manage and sell Sophos’ entire product portfolio. The new security offerings for... Security

2020-01-07 - How Reveal Expanded Its Impact — and Reach — by Building Local Reporting Networks

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
[caption id=attachment_195977 align=aligncenter width=771] Photo: Courtesy of Reveal[/caption] In the spring of 2018, a small group of Reveal reporters and editors kicked off a series of meetings to address a problem none of us had anticipated: After asking for leads about work-based rehabs across... Legal

2020-01-07 - LG and Samsung TVs at CES: Bezel-free, smaller OLEDs, and more

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
Enlarge / Here's a 77-inch 8K TV in a heavily photoshopped image from LG. (credit: LG) What's going on in the world of high-end TVs? LG and Samsung's announcements at CES 2020 have already provided a clear picture of what we can expect. The latest trend is wall-mounted TVs designed... Sociocultural

2020-01-06 - ITU WSIS PRIZE 2020 : Project ECMAAA

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
VOTE AND MAKE VOTING AROUND YOU FOR ECMAAA Dear colleagues,We are pleased to inform you that ACSIS ECMAAA has been nominated for the WSIS PRIZE 2020 of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)ACSIS ECMAAA is... Economic

2020-01-06 - Ditching coal in the US is saving lives, helping crops

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
Enlarge / If you're bad, you get coal. (credit: Donna Pizzarelli, USGS) A lot of the discussions about switching sources of electricity focus on costs, specifically whether going renewable will cost more than fossil fuels. But the costs of fossil fuels go well beyond simply the costs of... Economic

2020-01-06 - CES 2020: Comcast Pitches Free Cybersecurity to 18M Broadband Subs

Tue, 07/01/2020 - 18:07
Cable op also details a new multi-Gig-capable 'XB7' gateway that is equipped with WiFi 6 and low-latency features tailored for online gamers. Development Security

2020-01-06 - DHS Warns of Possible Iranian Cyberattacks After Killing of Qassem Soleimani

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:06
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued warnings about the possibility of cyberattacks launched by Iran in response to the United States killing Qassem Soleimani, a top Iranian military commander. read more Security

2020-01-06 - MangaDex Returns Under a New Domain, Confirms Legal Issues

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:06
With tens of millions of visitors per month, MangaDex is a real force in the manga community. The site’s status as an unofficial provider of manga ‘scanlations’ (scanned copies with translations) is valued by fans, many of whom are keen to experience harder-to-find content in languages other than... Economic

2020-01-06 - Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 01/06/20

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:06
This week we have three newcomers in our chart. Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is the most downloaded movie. The data for our weekly download chart is estimated by TorrentFreak, and is for informational and educational reference only. All the movies in the list are Web-DL/Webrip/HDRip/BDrip/DVDrip... Economic

2020-01-06 - AfriLabs Launches Capacity-building Course for Hub Managers and Staff

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:06
In its effort to keep promoting the growth of tech hubs in Africa, AfriLabs (a Pan-African innovation hubs network) has launched the AfriLabs Capacity Building Programme (ACBP), which is strategically aimed at providing hub managers and staff with the skills they need to increase their impact.... Legal

2020-01-06 - FREE online marketplace launches in Nigeria

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:06
Steps up ‘customer-care’ in the online classifieds space, a FREE classifieds platform that emphasizes safety and convenience to sellers and buyers, has launched operations in Nigeria. Starting operations today, Monday January 06, 2020, goes live with a promise to empower millions... Economic

2020-01-06 - 'Serious' Cyber Attack Hits Austrian Ministry

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:06
Austria's foreign ministry has been targeted by a serious cyber attack, officials said, warning another country could be responsible. The attack, which began Saturday, was continuing on Sunday and experts say it could last several days, a foreign ministry spokesman told AFP. read more Security

2020-01-05 - Fortnite Made US$1.8 Billion In 2019 Despite Being “Free To Play”

Sun, 05/01/2020 - 18:06
The free to play business model is quite fascinating and Fortnite is one of the main reasons why so many of these games are popping up nowadays. The game that held onto (and probably still does) world’s most popular game in the world for a significant amount of time despite being costing zero... Economic