Saturday, March 23, 2019

Apple hails “most successful year ever”

Revenues at Apple increased 18.3% in the tech giant's Q3 results driven by extended availability of the new Apple Watch, all-time records for Macs...

Samsung Pay sees repeat usage among US users

Samsung Pay is enjoying strong repeat usage in the US, the smartphone manufacturer said on Tuesday.  According to Samsung, the service, which rivals other mobile payment...

Asda owner testing drones for home delivery

Walmart, the world‘s biggest retailer (by revenue) and owner of Britain‘s Asda, has applied to regulators for permission to test drones for home delivery,...

Greater speed keeps EE ahead of the competition

Network leader EE boasted “strong commercial momentum” in a trading update today. The telecoms giant‘s 4G customer base was up 7m year-on-year, with 4G...

Starbucks adds wine and beer to its menu with concept store

Following its recent mobile order and pay developments, Starbucks has expanded its empire with wine, beer and waiters. The coffee giant has opened doors...

Facebook adds a trolley: the social media site‘s new e-commerce venture

Facebook is set to drive greater traffic and user times as it plans to branch out into e-commerce. The global social media giant is undergoing testing of a...

IKEA boss admits it was late to the online boom

Peter Agnefjäll, the CEO of IKEA, has confessed that the Swedish retailer was not as nimble with its online launch as it perhaps should...

Shazam! M&S adds tech nous to its board

Marks and Spencer has announced the appointment of Andrew Fisher, former boss of music app Shazam, as non-executive director.  Boosting its digital capabilities, the British retailer is replacing Lastminute.com...

Dixons Carphone creates synergy between its businesses

In an intensifying retail race, Dixons Carphone is trialling Currys PC World collection points in 22 Carphone Warehouse stores around London, Hertfordshire and Canterbury,...

Apple predicts further success for mobile payment service

Technology giant Apple is expanding the circle of businesses that will accept its mobile payment service, Apple Pay.  Global coffee chain Starbucks is among those that...

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