Tag: expansion


No More Lines! Amazon Opening Grocery Stores with No Checkout.

December 6, 2016


In a video published online today, Amazon revealed that it plans to open grocery stores with no cashiers or self-checkout booths – users simply check-in to the store using an app, after which all items that they remove from shelves […]

E-payment & Security

Android Pay will soon work on ‘hundreds of thousands’ more sites

October 25, 2016

Via: TheNextWeb

Google has announced that it’s partnered with Visa and Mastercard to enable support for its Android Pay mobile payments service across more sites. The tie-up will see Android Pay, which lets mobile users make payments while shopping online by entering […]


Google unleashes deep learning tech on language with Neural Machine Translation

September 28, 2016

Via: Basic One Ecomm

Translating from one language to another is hard, and creating a system that does it automatically is a major challenge, partly because there’s just so many words, phrases, and rules to deal with. Fortunately, neural networks eat big, complicated data […]


TechShop, a makerspace for hardware tinkerers and startups, expands to Asia

October 15, 2015

Via: itCurated

We recently wrote about the ex-marine who builds artisanal mounts for connected homes. Now TechShop, the makerspace where he spent a lot of time working out of, has opened its first location in Asia — specifically, in Tokyo, Japan. And it’s […]

Platforms, Technology

Disney Partners With Amazon And Microsoft To Expand Its Digital Movie Service

September 9, 2015

Via: itCurated

Despite its name, Disney Movies Anywhere, the studio’s cloud-based digital movie service, hasn’t really been available anywhere you want to watch its titles. But today, that’s beginning to change. The company is expanding support for the service to additional platforms […]