As Vice President of Global Consumer Products at PayPal, Carey Kolaja is responsible for upholding PayPal's global product vision in service to hundreds of millions of consumers around the world. Carey leads an international team charged...Show More Summary
Who is responsible for ensuring animal welfare for Danish pigs? Is it the swine industry, the retailers or the consumers? According to a group of researchers, the road to better conditions in piggeries is long. But there is a good chance that we will get there.
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Eggs. Butter. Red meat. Consumed in moderation, all of these foods' health benefits outweigh the risks
EA has promised to change its refund policy in Australia after talks with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has successfully pressured EA into changing its refund policy in the country. Show More Summary
Draft legislation extends consumer law protection to small business.
Web analytics gives data and data make decisions. With the growing importance of social media signals in determining consumer buying behavior models, business owners in the ecommerce space have truly realized the need for social media analytics. Just think of small or medium scale online store owners. Show More Summary
Apple Inc.’s surging smartphone sales in China may have busted a myth: that many Chinese consumers couldn’t, or wouldn’t, shell out for an iPhone.
Apple's tablet computing device, once a red-hot consumer gadget, has suffered from a steady decline in sales over the last year. [...] Cook said he sees a future for the iPad in business settings, where workers can use specialized iPad...Show More Summary
Bought a game from EA’s Origin store in the past two years and had issues with it being faulty? It should be a lot easier to get a refund following an intervention by consumer regulator the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). Here’s what you need to do. More »
Electronic Arts has provided the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) with a court enforceable undertaking today saying that the refunds policy on its Origin platform were likely to have breached Australian Consumer Law. More »
Remember when EA initially claimed it would not be providing refunds for Sim City? Remember when the ACCC warned EA that was agaist consumer law? Today the ACCC released a statement discussing EA refund statement. In response to pressure from the ACCC, EA has provided a court undertaking promising to change the way it deal with its refund policy in the future. More »
ROBERT WARGAS: How Long Does America Have? “Every week this country is consumed in a new distended orgy of polarized, mutual hatred, set against the backdrop of outrage mobs, race riots, shuttered businesses, scandals, Twitter-induced career ruination, gleeful smear parties, and partisan hackery. Admit it: You’ve asked yourself where America is going, and how long […]
Valve was at the center of a great controversy last week when they added the idea of paid mods for Skyrim, with the idea set to spread to other games in the future. The concept was largely panned by consumers and now Valve has done an...Show More Summary
Continued strength in housing market, optimism about budget buoys consumers' spirits.
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Tim Cook thinks we're on the edge of "major, major changes in media that are going to be really great for consumers" and he expects Apple to be a part of it. Apple made waves in April when it announced that Apple TV users could buy a $15 subscription to HBO Now to get all of the network's content without needing a cable subscription. Show More Summary
Bloomberg Media made a case to advertisers today that it could target consumers of various generations across distribution platforms at its first Digital Content NewFronts presentation. Part of the 34-year-old media company's pitch revolved...Show More Summary
With a game scheduled to start at 7:05 pm, the Baltimore Orioles canceled their game on Monday at around 6:15 as violent riots rocked Baltimore. Just miles away, protesters looted stores, attacked police officers with rocks and bottles, lit police cars on fire and attacked reporters. Show More Summary
Chipotle's move is the latest example of the food industry ditching ingredients, as consumers demand a say in what's in their dinner. Some of these ingredients are more questionable than others.