True Fit Is Online Retailers’ Latest Attempt to Help Consumers Buy Right Size; No Tape Measures

   Click on the image for the full story As Christina Binkley reports in the Wall Street Journal: “Online clothes shopping keeps promising more: flash sales, up-to-the-minute styles, inside peeks at the runway and exclusive designer interviews. What every shopper wants and no one delivers, though, is the guarantee of a perfect fit. Nordstroms, Macy’s and […]

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Imagine If This Was Possible!!

According to Randall Stross, writing in the New York Times, we may eventually be able to safely enter a Web site without needing a password: “Imagine sitting down at your work keyboard, typing in your user name, and starting work right away — no password needed. That’s a vision that the Defense Advanced Research Projects […]

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More to Be Careful About: For Apple, Pressure Builds Over App Store Fraud

  Photo by Ben Sklar. Click the image for the full story. As reported by Evelyn Rusli and Brian Chen in the New York Times: “In a little over an hour, Ryan Matthew Pierson racked up $437.71 in iTunes charges for virtual currency that he could use to buy guns, nightclubs, and cars in iMobsters, […]

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Stores Smarten Up Amid Spam Flood

   Click the image for this Wall Street Journal story As Dana Mattioli reports: “Retailers have started to wear out their welcome in customers’ E-mail inboxes, forcing stores to rethink their spam strategies. Last year, the nation’s top 100 retailers by E-commerce revenue sent recipients an average of 177 emails apiece, up 87% from 2007, […]

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Attention, You AT&T “Unlimited” Wireless Users

As reported by Brian Chen in the New York Times (click the link for the story),”Sometimes, all-you-can-eat does not mean all you can eat. Smartphone users who try to get the most out of their devices are learning exactly what that means, even while paying for plans that promise unlimited consumption. Some of the nation’s […]

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Preparing for Social Media Crises

     Click the image for the full story ” ‘Be prepared’ is not just the motto of the Boy Scouts, but a credo that every company should adhere to if it wants to be successful. And that includes having a sound strategy for social media interactions, including handling crises.”

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Guess What Mac Users? Viruses Attack All Platform Users

Click the image for the full story     As this GFI white paper notes: “Historically, few viruses have been written to attack Mac-based operating systems. But as the popularity of these devices has increased, so has the popularity of Mac-targeted malware. Regardless of whether your organization uses Windows-based PCs or Macs or a mix of […]

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