Shopify integrates Buy with Prime feature

September 5, 2023

A partnership between Amazon and Shopify marks a change in relationship between the two companies. In April 2022, Amazon launched its Buy with Prime feature to allow members to shop on websites outside Amazon while still accessing Prime benefits like […]

Elavon, Ingenico team on new payments tool

August 30, 2023

Payments software business Elavon said it has teamed with French device-maker Ingenico to create a new Android-based handheld payments device for small businesses. The new device, which is called a “terminal,” is part of Elavon’s Talech suite of tools. It […]

BNPL risks raise questions for Consumer Reports

August 21, 2023

In her recent research on buy now, pay later, Consumer Reports Senior Policy Counsel Jennifer Chien was surprised by the wide variety of installment plan lengths and fees in the rapidly evolving market. “I came out of the research thinking […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

LinkedIn Gains MRC Accreditation on Several Key Ad Metrics

September 14, 2023

Via: Social Media Today

LinkedIn has gained an extra level of assurance for advertisers, with the Media Ratings Council (MRC) granting accreditation on several of LinkedIn’s display ad metrics. After submitting to a voluntary MRC audit, LinkedIn’s processes have now been verified by the […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

LinkedIn Adds New Generative AI Search Tools to Sales Navigator, Makes AI Courses Available for Free

September 13, 2023

Via: Social Media Today

LinkedIn continues to lean into generative AI, this time via new AI elements for Sales Navigator, which will make it easier to search for information, and connect with leads, through the use of more conversational language and summaries. As you […]

Mobile Commerce, Mobile Marketing

New Report Looks at Evolving Consumer Expectations of Social Media Marketing

September 12, 2023

Via: Social Media Today

Sprout Social has released its latest report into the state of social media marketing, and how consumer and brands view their social media interactions, with insights into evolving expectations, content behaviors, the use of AI, and more. Sprout surveyed over […]


3 Crucial Tips for AI in Customer Experience

September 11, 2023

Via: CMSWire

Artificial intelligence (AI) isn’t sci fi like you see in the movies — not yet anyway, and it probably won’t be for a long time. But because so many futuristic, cyberminded depictions are out there about AI, it’s important to […]