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Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures

Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures

Entering with fashion site Zalora in the Philippines in late 2011, Germany’s Rocket Internet has since been hatching dozens of...

Dec 31 2013, 3:41pm CST

I4U news

Big Data Variety Means That Metadata Matters

Of the famous big data Vs, it’s the variety in data that holds the most potential for exploitation. While not everybody has the...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

New York Times Attacks Expert Who Opposes `Speculation' Lawsuits

New York Times Attacks Expert Who Opposes `Speculation' Lawsuits

The New York Times had an expose Friday about academics who — stop the presses! — supplement their university salaries by doing...

Dec 30 2013, 12:31pm CST

Report: NSA Intercepting Laptops Ordered Online, Installing Spyware

Report: NSA Intercepting Laptops Ordered Online, Installing Spyware

With each new story we hear of the NSA’s spying program, things get a little bit crazier—a little more Hollywood, and a lot mor...

Dec 29 2013, 11:56am CST

I4U news

Why Are The Newspapers Picking On Amazon?

There’s a definite sense that the UK newspapers are picking on Amazon this Christmas. They’re being pilloried for hiring tempor...

Dec 23 2013, 10:06am CST

Lazada, Tesco and the Logic of Logistics

Lazada, Tesco and the Logic of Logistics

The customers of Lazada are all online but the regional shopping site sometimes resorts to attracting them the old-fashioned wa...

Dec 22 2013, 6:11pm CST

No Margin of Error: E-tailers Scramble to Please Holiday Shoppers

No Margin of Error: E-tailers Scramble to Please Holiday Shoppers

Internet retailers are taking an ever-growing bite out of traditional store sales. But their position with buyers is precarious...

Dec 20 2013, 4:51pm CST

Amazon Starts Shipments Directly From P&G and Other Supplier Warehouses

Amazon Starts Shipments Directly From P&G and Other Supplier Warehouses

Amazon has taken to piggyback riding on the shoulders of other giants. It starts shipping the products directly from P&G an...

Oct 15 2013, 6:44am CDT