New Walmart-Shopify Partnership Stirs E-Commerce Waters | E-Commerce

By Jack M. Germain Jun 16, 2020 10:56 AM PT A new e-commerce partnership could bring 1,200 Shopify small business sellers to the Walmart Marketplace this year, the companies announced Monday. Walmart’s top e-commerce priority for years was to build a marketplace customers would trust. The company has joined forces with Shopify, an all-in-one commerce […]


Verint Automates Management of Return-to-Work Health Practices | Enterprise Apps

Verint on Tuesday announced new capabilities within its workforce management solution that automate compliance with CDC guidelines to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection as employees transition back to the workplace. New workflows automatically create a comprehensive schedule that is prescriptive, while including traditional workforce management criteria such as skill level, channels and peak hours. […]


Virtual House Calls: The Rise of Telemedicine | Trends

Online medical appointments have become commonplace during the pandemic, and they’re likely to continue into the future, even as in-person medical visits resume. The convenience, accessibility and cost-effectiveness of telemedicine will make it a vital part of comprehensive medical care in the digital age. “Both patients and providers can benefit from the convenience and accessibility […]


‘New Normal’ Security Era Begins for US Agencies, Cloud Providers | Cloud Computing

By John K. Higgins Jun 4, 2020 10:07 AM PT United States government agencies and cloud technology providers are heading toward a reset in how they cooperate on cybersecurity challenges. The expected growth of cloud use will create a more complex federal security landscape, according to a recent report from Thales Group. Federal agencies actually […]


Blueprint for Building a Global Commerce Site | E-Commerce

Building a successful global business is a never-ending juggling act. With what can seem like an unlimited number of moving parts, compromises feel inevitable. Efficiency is traded for simplicity. Optimal long-term solutions are traded for quick and dirty fixes. These tradeoffs can be especially problematic for e-commerce businesses. For companies aspiring to go global, what […]


High-Tech Firms Challenged to Give More Than Lip Service to BLM | Business

Brands and retailers around the world posted black squares on their Instagram feeds in response to “Blackout Tuesday,” to show support for protests against a police officer’s killing of George Floyd on May 25 in Minneapolis. By Wednesday morning, there were 28.6 million posts on the #blackouttuesday Instagram page launched by music executives Jamila Thomas […]

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