PayPal, the global technology platform and digital payments leader, today
released its predictions for the upcoming holiday shopping season,
highlighting how technology is radically transforming the shopping experience
and empowering people to spend, send and donate money on their own terms.
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Binge-Watching, Big Buys and Bed: PayPal Predicts New Holiday Shopping Trends
(Graphic: Business Wire)
“There have never been more options for Americans to shop in a way that
works for them, and those options have fundamentally changed holiday shopping
behavior,” said Anuj Nayar, Head of Global Initiatives, PayPal. “Much
like PayPal, holiday shopping has grown beyond simply one button at one
moment, now encompassing the freedom of mobile devices, the s... (more)
Kinetica, provider of the fastest, in-memory database accelerated by GPUs,
today announced its executives will speak about accelerated analytics,
simplifying streaming analytics, and GPU databases at leading industry events
at GPU Technology Conference and SC16.
Details about Kinetica’s participation include:
GPU Technology Conference
Presented by NVIDIA, the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) is the world's most
important event series for GPU developers. Experience two days of hands-on AI
training, industry insights, and direct access to NVIDIA experts-all in one
When: Wed... (more)
Women are building online businesses by harnessing their unique interests and
talents. To encourage more women to do the same, Thinkific is launching WE
Online, a virtual summit for women entrepreneurs.
Deanne Love, a former primary school teacher turned online instructor is
inspiring and teaching people around the world how to dance with hula hoops
via her Hooplovers online school.
Love’s interest in hoop dancing started in 2007, and by 2009 she had honed
her skills as a dancer and instructor. She discovered communities of adults
passionate about contemporary hoop dance. So she ... (more)
Novatel Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq:MIFI), a leading global provider of solutions
for the Internet of Things (IoT), including software-as-a-service (SaaS),
today announced that it has signed a partnership with the Cameroon National
Taxi Union to provide Ctrack vehicle tracking and driver behavior monitoring
to the taxi industry in the Republic of Cameroon.
Taxis are the primary mode of transportation across the African continent. In
Cameroon alone, taxis transport over 8 million commuters daily. The agreement
is the country’s first step towards implementing legislation that will
Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS) (“the Company”), a global provider of
next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, announced that
it has initiated a search process to identify a successor CEO to lead the
next stage of the Company's growth.
Michael Kaufman, Chairman of the Agilysys Board of Directors, stated, "Under
Jim's leadership, Agilysys narrowed its focus to directly address the needs
of hospitality operators with leading solutions that enable our customers to
create closer connections with their guests. As a result, the Company has
returned to consistent doub... (more)