15 October, 2012 - - News -

A recent court ruling has left many wondering whether mobile phone providers need to continue asking for consumer consent before they can determine their current locations. A court decision concluded that consumers had no right to privacy when it came to cell phone location data. Although it may be questionable whether the “opt-in” disclaimer is […]

15 October, 2012 - - News -

According to some recent research conducted by a digital intelligence firm, Twitter users are 60% more apt to visit a business’ website and 50% more likely to make a purchase if that business has a Twitter feed. However, businesses can achieve even higher success rates by paying for Promoted Tweets, the Twitter advertising service. One […]

15 October, 2012 - - News -

Organizations that experience a security breach can most often place the blamed on their own employees, according to Trustwave. From weak passwords to the proliferation of USB drives and WiFi networks, workers are risking their organization’s security daily; leaving them open to hackers and vulnerable to viruses. Read the full article here: The Seven Deadly […]

12 October, 2012 - - News -

Javelin Strategy & Research say that fraudulent charges hurt everyone, including retailers. It is said that for every dollar of fraudulent transactions, companies incur about $2.70 in expenses. The study also shows how the cost is up from last year and increasing within the mobile sector. For merchants in the mobile industry, every fraudulent dollar […]

12 October, 2012 - - News -

In a battle that pits privacy advocates against marketers, Facebook has begun matching businesses to customers through their Facebook profiles using their email addresses. This move allows businesses to target their advertisements at users even if they haven’t officially “liked” the brand. Some people are concerned that by doing so Facebook is sharing information outside […]

12 October, 2012 - - News -

Like fashion, cars, and cell phones, there are detectable trends happening in the food industry. One food writer and expert outlines these trends, claiming restaurant goers should prepare to be faced with a barrage of chicken, eggs, corn, and more as menus everywhere adjust to reflect America’s new palate and new demands. Read the full […]

12 October, 2012 - - News -

According to a recent report, large chain stores are set to possibly lose prominence in the retail sector as shoppers split into two categories: the over 50 demographic and the emerging under 30 market. Older consumers are still drawn to Big Box retail stores but the younger crowd is looking for a completely different shopping […]

11 October, 2012 - - News -

Generation Y may be the main squeeze for the businesses of today. The parents of Gen-Y may have given them excessive comfort and security growing up. This generation ranges in age from somewhere in their late teens to nearly 30 years old. Gen-Y may have the inspiration to change the world and have a tendency […]

11 October, 2012 - - News -

Consumer trust may be going down until there is a reason to believe giving out their personal information to businesses will benefit them in the end. As companies request more and more information from customers, many end up questioning why it’s necessary to know certain things, the advantages of complying, and even the safety of […]

10 October, 2012 - - News -

Entrepreneur.com writes about five recent technological innovations in the food service industry. Food vending machines have added touchscreens, and restaurant management applications have moved to tablets. In the kitchen, LED alert systems keep workers on schedule, and remote tracking webcams monitor workers’ compliance with health and safety codes. Finally, automatic biodiesel converters help recoup some […]

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