Slashdot Items Tagged "commerce"

Date / Time Story
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:27AM Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Released (Officially, This Time)
Saturday October 31, 2015 @07:38PM Amazon Follows Through: Drops Apple TV, Chromecast
Saturday October 31, 2015 @09:41AM US Tech Giants Increasingly Partner With Military-Connected Chinese Companies
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:42AM W3C Sets Up Web Payments Standards Group To Improve Check-Out Security
Monday October 26, 2015 @07:38AM Drug Firm Offers $1 Version of $750 Daraprim Pill
Friday October 23, 2015 @08:28PM Walmart Plays Catch-Up With Amazon
Friday October 23, 2015 @07:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Friday October 23, 2015 @04:52PM RIP: Prolific Amazon Customer Reviewer Harriet Klausner (1952-2015)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:17PM The Box That Built the Modern World
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Thursday October 15, 2015 @04:31PM China's Flash Consumption Grows To 30%; 8TB SSDs Are Coming
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:06AM How Amazon's Monster Erotica Book Ban Shaped CloudFlare's Censorship Stance
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:28AM Can Star Trek's World With No Money Work In Real life?
Saturday October 03, 2015 @05:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Saturday September 19, 2015 @06:39PM The Economics of Drug Sales On the Dark Web
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:17PM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:11AM Countries Gaming Carbon Offsets May Have Dramatically Increased Emissions
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:21AM Court: FTC Can Punish Companies With Sloppy Cybersecurity
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:16AM XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @11:18AM Newegg Beats Patent Troll Over SSL and RC4 Encryption
Saturday July 25, 2015 @09:34PM EU May Become a Single Digital Market of 500 Million People
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:42AM Amazon Publishes Opaque Transparency Report
Saturday June 13, 2015 @02:47PM 75% of Russia's Satellite Electronics Come From US
Friday June 12, 2015 @05:03PM Dark Net's Top Selling Drug Dealer Is Making $1.5 Million This Year
Thursday June 11, 2015 @08:42AM OpenBazaar, Born of an Effort To Build the Next Silk Road, Raises $1 Million
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:00AM Hot Topic To Buy ThinkGeek Parent Company Geeknet
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Monday May 11, 2015 @03:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @10:27AM Extreme Secrecy Eroding Support For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Thursday April 30, 2015 @12:04PM Bitcoin Is Disrupting the Argentine Economy
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:40AM POS Vendor Uses Same Short, Numeric Password Non-Stop Since 1990
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:27AM Cheap Gas Fuels Switch From Electric Cars To SUVs
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:31PM US Blocks Intel From Selling Xeon Chips To Chinese Supercomputer Projects
Friday April 03, 2015 @04:26PM The Dystopian Lake Filled By the World's Tech Sludge
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:01PM Amazon Requires Non-Compete Agreements.. For Warehouse Workers
Sunday March 22, 2015 @10:14AM How 'Virtual Water' Can Help Ease California's Drought
Saturday March 07, 2015 @09:45PM Amazon Opening Imported Goods Store On Alibaba
Friday February 20, 2015 @06:29PM Samsung Takes On Apple Pay By Acquiring Mobile Wallet Startup LoopPay
Thursday February 05, 2015 @11:09AM Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty On All 7 Counts In Silk Road Trial
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @11:53AM Alibaba Tests Drone Delivery Service In China
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @04:25PM Major Retailers Accused of Selling Fraudulent Herbal Supplements
Saturday January 24, 2015 @04:52PM OpenSSL 1.0.2 Released
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:43AM Silk Road 2.0 Deputy Arrested
Monday January 19, 2015 @01:20PM Amazon Plans To Release 12 Movies a Year In Theaters and On Prime
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:12PM Radio Shack Reported To Be Ready for Bankruptcy Filing
Monday January 12, 2015 @09:18AM 'Silk Road Reloaded' Launches On a Network More Secret Than Tor
Sunday December 28, 2014 @01:22PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Companies With Poor SSL Practices?
Saturday December 27, 2014 @11:31AM 13,000 Passwords, Usernames Leaked For Major Commerce, Porn Sites
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:49AM How Target's Mobile App Uses Location Tech To Track You
Thursday December 25, 2014 @09:10AM Inside China's 'Christmas Factory' Town, Yiwu
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @10:05PM How a Massachusetts Man Invented the Global Ice Market
Friday December 19, 2014 @07:51PM Staples: Breach May Have Affected 1.16 Million Customers' Cards
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @08:25AM Telepresence Store Staffed Remotely Using Robots
Thursday December 11, 2014 @05:22PM How Your In-Store Shopping Affects the Ads You See On Facebook
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:19AM Kiva Systems Co-Founder: Drone Delivery Could Be As Low As 20 Cents Per Package
Sunday November 30, 2014 @04:42PM Black Friday '14: E-commerce Pages Far Slower Than They Were in 2013
Thursday November 27, 2014 @02:00PM Apple and Amazon Launch Black Friday Price War
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @11:34AM Apple To Donate Profit Portion From Black Friday For AIDS Fight
Friday November 21, 2014 @10:45PM Indian Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Snub Android One Phones
Sunday November 16, 2014 @01:11PM MARS, Inc: We Are Running Out of Chocolate
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:44PM The Downside to Low Gas Prices
Friday November 14, 2014 @05:02PM Ask Slashdot: Is Non-USB Flash Direct From China Safe?
Thursday November 13, 2014 @12:20PM After Silk Road 2.0 Shutdown, Rival Dark Net Markets Grow Quickly
Thursday November 13, 2014 @09:51AM Internet Sales Tax Bill Dead In Congress
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @08:31AM GNOME Project Seeks Donations For Trademark Battle With Groupon
Saturday November 08, 2014 @07:36AM Americans Rejoice At Lower Gas Prices
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @08:39AM Online Payment Firm Stripe Boots 3D Gun Designer Cody Wilson's Companies
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:57PM China To Merge High-Speed Train Makers To Cut Competition
Sunday November 02, 2014 @01:09PM Buying Goods To Make Nuclear Weapons On eBay, Alibaba, and Other Platforms
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @11:46AM Why CurrentC Will Beat Out Apple Pay
Monday October 27, 2014 @12:38PM Rite Aid and CVS Block Apple Pay and Google Wallet
Saturday October 25, 2014 @02:05AM Ballmer Says Amazon Isn't a "Real Business"
Monday October 20, 2014 @12:56PM An Algorithm to End the Lines for Ice at Burning Man
Sunday October 19, 2014 @10:01PM The Largest Ship In the World Is Being Built In Korea
Saturday October 18, 2014 @09:21PM Despite Patent Settlement, Apple Pulls Bose Merchandise From Its Stores
Friday October 10, 2014 @07:05PM Kmart Says Its Payment System Was Hacked
Friday September 12, 2014 @12:11AM Hewlett-Packard Pleads Guilty To Bribing Officials in Russia, Poland, and Mexico
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @10:55AM Paypal Jumps Into Bitcoin With Both Feet
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @08:35AM Apple Reveals the Most Common Reasons That It Rejects Apps
Sunday August 24, 2014 @03:43PM Ross Ulbricht Faces New Drug Charges
Sunday August 24, 2014 @10:23AM Sources Say Amazon Will Soon Be Targeting Ads, a la Google AdWords
Thursday August 14, 2014 @03:10PM Apple's App Store Needs a Radical Revamp; How Would You Go About It?
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @12:27PM Scientists Who Smuggle Radioactive Materials
Thursday August 07, 2014 @11:44AM With Chinese Investment, Nicaraguan Passage Could Dwarf Panama Canal
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @11:19AM Google Sells Maine Barge For Scrap
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @11:40AM Fighting Climate Change With Trade
Saturday July 12, 2014 @11:04PM The Least They Could Do: Amazon Charges 1 Cent To Meet French Free Shipping Ban
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:19AM Oculus Suspends Oculus Rift Dev Kit Sales In China
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @06:44AM Autonomous Trucking
Saturday June 28, 2014 @09:07PM Want To Resell Your Ebooks? You'd Better Act Fast
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @03:53PM FAA Bans Delivering Packages With Drones
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:09PM UK Man Sentenced To 16 Months For Exporting 'E-Waste' Despite 91% Reuse
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @07:54AM Hackers Ransom European Domino's Customer Data (including Favourite Toppings)
Saturday June 14, 2014 @08:32AM EU's Online Shoppers Get an Extended "Cooling Off Period"
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @07:18AM Author Charles Stross: Is Amazon a Malignant Monopoly, Or Just Plain Evil?
Friday May 16, 2014 @08:38AM BitPay, Toshiba Partnership Brings Bitcoin To 6,000 New Merchants
Thursday May 01, 2014 @12:03PM Really, Why Are Smartphones Still Tied To Contracts?
Tuesday April 29, 2014 @07:43AM Amazon Embodies the Gender Gap in Tech
Friday March 28, 2014 @09:02PM Judge OKs Class Action Suit Against Apple For E-Book Price Fixing
Thursday March 13, 2014 @03:12PM Amazon Hikes Prime Membership Fee
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @02:16PM Top E-commerce Sites Fail To Protect Users From Stupid Passwords
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @01:02PM Canada & Korea Show Trade Treaties Can Skip Copyright Rule Changes
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @01:07PM RadioShack To Close 1,100 Stores
Thursday February 27, 2014 @08:17AM Visual Effects Artists Use MPAA's Own Words Against It
Thursday February 20, 2014 @12:49PM Your Next Online Order Could Be Delivered To Your Car's Trunk
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @08:08AM Foxconn Building Factories In Indonesia
Sunday February 09, 2014 @10:22PM German Court Forbids Resale of Valve Games
Friday January 31, 2014 @10:57PM Price of Amazon Prime May Jump To $119 a Year
Saturday January 25, 2014 @07:31PM Michaels Stores Investigating Possible Data Breach
Friday January 24, 2014 @06:01PM Online Streaming As Profitable As TV, Disc Sales By Charging Just a $15 Flat Fee
Sunday January 19, 2014 @12:53PM Amazon: We Can Ship Items Before Customers Order
Sunday January 19, 2014 @09:48AM Nobel Prize Winning Economist: Legalize Sale of Human Organs
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @10:50AM Japan To Tax Online Sales Of Foreign-Made Content
Sunday December 29, 2013 @02:05PM Chromebooks Have a Lucrative Year; Should WinTel Be Worried?
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:30AM Next Carsharing Advance: Electric Cars From a Vending Machine
Friday December 27, 2013 @10:35PM Australian Dept. Store Chain's Website Crashes and Can't Get Back Up
Thursday December 26, 2013 @09:37AM Surge In Online Orders Overwhelms UPS Christmas Deliveries
Saturday December 21, 2013 @08:18PM Plans To Accept Bitcoin
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @12:07PM Swarm Mobile's Offer: Free Wi-Fi In Exchange For Some Privacy
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @12:01PM Tesla Faces Off Against Car Dealers In Another State: Ohio
Wednesday November 27, 2013 @08:02PM Online Shopping: Hazardous To Junk Food's Health
Sunday November 24, 2013 @04:20PM Study Suggests Link Between Dread Pirate Roberts and Satoshi Nakamoto
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @09:03AM US Postal Service To Make Sunday Deliveries For Amazon
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @08:09AM Humble Bundle Launches Online Store For Games
Friday November 08, 2013 @06:06PM Amazon Gets Blow-Back Over Plan To Sell Kindles At Small Bookshops
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @08:59AM Why Internet Explorer Still Dominates South Korea.
Sunday November 03, 2013 @08:33AM Amazon Botches Sales Tax, Overcharges NJ
Friday November 01, 2013 @05:11PM Why Amazon Fights State Sales Tax, But Supports It Nationally
Thursday October 31, 2013 @04:53PM Ask Slashdot: Package Redirection Service For Shipping to Australia?
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @01:00PM France Moves To Protect Independent Booksellers From Amazon
Thursday September 26, 2013 @10:50AM Big Box? Nissan Note the First-Ever Car You Can 'Buy' On Amazon
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @09:14AM Apple Offers Refund To Stiffed Breaking Bad Season Pass Customers
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @08:37AM Amazon Angling For Same-Day Delivery Beyond Groceries
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @12:41PM NSA Spying Hurts California's Business
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @07:22AM N. Korea-Bound Ship With 'Military Cargo' Detained By Panama
Sunday July 14, 2013 @02:51PM Microsoft Slashes Prices On Surface
Friday July 12, 2013 @10:13PM eBay Dips Toes Into 3-D Printing Market With iOS App
Friday July 12, 2013 @04:57PM Container Ship Breaks In Two, Sinks
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @06:55AM The Price of Amazon
Sunday June 30, 2013 @04:58PM Why Apple and Samsung Still Get Along, Behind the Courtroom Battles
Thursday June 27, 2013 @05:01PM Tesla Faces Tough Regulatory Hurdle From State Dealership Laws
Thursday June 20, 2013 @08:36AM Former TigerDirect President Indicted In $230 Million Laundering Scheme
Thursday June 13, 2013 @02:34PM Best Buy To Carve Out Space For Microsoft Stores
Tuesday June 11, 2013 @07:38AM Nicaragua Gives Chinese Firm Contract To Build Alternative To Panama Canal
Thursday June 06, 2013 @10:22AM Amazon Debuts Multi-Platform Indie Games Store
Friday May 31, 2013 @05:30PM GMO Wheat Found Growing Wild In Oregon, Japan Suspends Import From U.S.
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @07:54AM Multiple Studies Show Used Electronics Exports To Third World Mostly Good
Friday May 24, 2013 @11:01PM European Commission Launches $12 Billion Chip Support Campaign
Thursday May 23, 2013 @09:43AM Sears Is Turning Shuttered Stores Into Data Centers
Thursday May 09, 2013 @08:40AM Ouya Game Console Retail Launch Delayed Until June 25
Monday May 06, 2013 @07:14AM Syria Buys Dell PCs Despite Sanctions
Friday May 03, 2013 @05:25PM Staples Starts Selling 3-D Printer
Thursday May 02, 2013 @11:19AM Putin Reportedly Comments On T-Platform Supercomputer Flap
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @07:22AM Grocery Delivery Lowers Carbon Dioxide Emissions Over Individual Trips
Thursday April 25, 2013 @03:26PM WWDC Sells Out In 2 Minutes; Ticket On eBay 45 Minutes Later
Thursday April 25, 2013 @02:31PM Two Changes To Quirky Could Change The World
Sunday April 21, 2013 @10:41AM Senate To Vote On Internet Sales Tax (For Real This Time)
Friday April 19, 2013 @05:17PM Drug Site Silk Road Says It Will Survive Bitcoin's Volatility
Thursday April 11, 2013 @10:28AM US Gov't Blocks Sales To Russian Supercomputer Maker
Thursday April 11, 2013 @07:57AM Where Will Apple Get Flash Memory Now?
Saturday April 06, 2013 @11:46AM Mozilla Introduces Experimental Open Payment System For Firefox OS
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @12:22PM Federal Court OKs Amazon's System of Suggesting Alternative Products
Saturday February 16, 2013 @05:49PM UK Apple Shop Forced To Change Its Name
Saturday February 16, 2013 @01:35PM Google Watchers Expect Company-Branded Stores This Year
Thursday February 14, 2013 @09:00AM Brazilians Can Now Buy an "iPhone" Loaded With Android
Sunday February 10, 2013 @08:59PM Australian Govt Forces Apple, Adobe, Microsoft To Explain Price Hikes
Sunday February 10, 2013 @06:19PM Surface Pro Sold Out; Was It Just Understocked?
Thursday January 31, 2013 @05:05PM Suffers Outage: Nearly $5M Down the Drain?
Sunday January 27, 2013 @07:42PM How Newegg Saved Online Retail
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @12:12PM Gnome Extension Offers a Shopping Lens We Can Live With
Thursday December 27, 2012 @12:01PM Samsung Retaliates Against Ericsson With Patent Complaint
Thursday December 13, 2012 @10:11AM New Hampshire Cops Use Taser On Woman Buying Too Many iPhones
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @11:28PM In the World of Big Stuff, the US Still Rules
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @08:41AM Senators Vow To Renew Bid For State Taxes On Remote Internet Sales
Saturday December 01, 2012 @08:57PM Apple Declutters, Speeds Up iTunes With Major Upgrade
Thursday November 29, 2012 @08:21AM Ask Slashdot: Will You Shop Local Like President Obama, Or Online?
Tuesday November 27, 2012 @08:10AM Cyber Monday and Amazon's Online Dominance
Monday November 19, 2012 @01:33AM Ask Slashdot: Which International Online Music Stores Are Legit?
Sunday November 18, 2012 @06:53PM Coffee and Intellectual Property
Sunday November 18, 2012 @10:44AM Ask Slashdot: How To Make a DVD-Rental Store More Relevant?
Friday November 16, 2012 @11:30PM Housewives On Trial In China For Smuggling In iPhones
Thursday November 15, 2012 @03:57PM Amazon Payment Adds "No Class Action" Language To Terms of Service
Thursday November 15, 2012 @08:47AM Earth's Biggest Wine Cellar?
Sunday November 04, 2012 @06:22PM Amazon Charges Sales Tax On "Shipping and Handling"
Thursday November 01, 2012 @11:35AM Apple Delays Simpler and Cleaner iTunes 'to Get It Right'
Saturday October 06, 2012 @05:46PM Adam Dunkels On the Internet of Things
Thursday October 04, 2012 @07:41AM EU Says Apple's Warranty Advertisements Are Unacceptable
Sunday September 30, 2012 @06:45PM BitCoin Gets a Futures Market
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @10:30AM Teardown Finds iPhone 5 Costs Apple About the Same As Did 4S
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @07:44AM Shuttleworth: Trust Us, We're Trying to Make Shopping Better
Sunday September 23, 2012 @08:47PM Riot Breaks Out At Foxconn
Saturday September 22, 2012 @08:19AM Ubuntu Will Now Have Amazon Ads Pre-Installed
Monday September 17, 2012 @02:14PM BitInstant CEO Says World Operates "On an Inferior Monetary System"
Thursday September 13, 2012 @07:12AM China's Alibaba To Outsell Amazon, eBay Combined