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What B2C Can Teach B2B About E-Commerce

What B2C Can Teach B2B About E-Commerce

Nothing happens in a vacuum, so this is no surprise. Business-to-business (B2B) buyers shop online in their free time, taking advantage of quick and easy ways to research and purchase via the Web.
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Early-Warning Mobile Apps Help Lebanese Avoid Danger

Mobile technology hasn’t prevented more than two years of violence in Syria from spilling across the border into Lebanon via firefights, car bombs and more, according to…
Wall Street Launches a Massive Cyber-Attack — On Itself

Wall Street Launches a Massive Cyber-Attack — On Itself

Wall Street’s largest trade group is about to try taking down the financial nerve center of the United States. The FBI and SEC, as well as the U.S. departments of Treasury and Homeland Security, are among about 50 banks,…
Waging War On Cyber Attacks: Governments Do, Some Firms Don’t

Waging War On Cyber Attacks: Governments Do, Some Firms Don’t

“There are now three certainties in life,” the head of cyber-intelligence for U.K. Security Service MI5 said on the BBC Monday….
Census Data Reveals “Two Americas” Within The U.S.

Census Data Reveals “Two Americas” Within The U.S.

The two wispy slips of paper were far more than just ATM receipts found at a bank in New York. They created a jarring yet simple mosaic of the sprawling gap between rich and poor in the United States.
Technology Drives Open Data To Kill Corruption

Technology Drives Open Data To Kill Corruption

Last week was a busy one for corruption hunters in New York. A Bronx assemblyman and Republican Party chairman were among those arrested for alleged dirty deeds.
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Fraud Prevention In A Big Data Environment

Critical Need For Fraud Prevention Christchurch, New Zealand is rebuilding after a devastating earthquake two years ago and recovering from the global financial crisis — and it could be losing more than US$1.2 billion to fraud. Of 140 businesses…
U.S. Prepares Counterstrike Against Cyber-Attack

U.S. Prepares Counterstrike Against Cyber-Attacks

Move over, terrorism and weapons of mass destruction. High-tech asymmetric warfare – cyber-attacks – are the biggest threat to the United States.
Cloud Technology Saves An Industry That Plays By The Book

Cloud Technology Saves An Industry That Plays By The Book

Cloud technology gives a boost in a struggling industry “Barnes & Noble is in trouble,” a headline in The Washington Post stated last week, “but bookstores aren’t doomed just yet.”
Big Data Streamlines The Workplace And May End Telecommuting

Big Data Streamlines The Workplace And May End Telecommuting

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer used data analytics to justify her company’s ban last week on telecommuting, according to Business Insider. It seems Mayer doesn’t do much without lots of data backing her up.