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Nov 24, 2015 02:30 PM ET // AFP
The Watson Trend smartphone app aims to give shoppers real-time rankings.
Apr 6, 2015 06:00 AM ET
Online shopping has led many of America's malls to shut down. Now colleges and medical clinics are buying up the abandoned spaces and giving them a new lease of life.
Feb 19, 2015 12:06 PM ET
Tests have shown that if we have too many choices, our minds will often just hit the boggle button and give up. Marketers know this and have learned how to present our choices in a way that makes the process palatable and the items purchasable.
Dec 24, 2014 07:00 AM ET // AFP
It could be a big headache for regulators.
Dec 2, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
We humans can be led to believe that the higher the price, the better the quality. Monkeys aren’t so foolish.
Oct 20, 2014 01:49 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
With TouchID and tokenization, buying stuff has never been more secure in the United States. Continue reading →
Aug 13, 2014 06:18 AM ET
Do you ever come out of a store with ONLY the purchases you planned to buy, before you went in? Here's how stores are fighting to keep that terrible thing from happening.
Jul 25, 2014 03:58 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The website says it staunchly rejects any request to engage in illegal or morally questionable activity. Hmmm. Continue reading →
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