Is Facebook the Sneaky Threat Amazon Never Saw Coming?

Facebook Shops launched this week, several months after a similar feature went live on Instagram. Small businesses dissatisfied with Amazon Marketplace finally have an alternative. Facebook’s partnership with Shopify should scare Amazon. Earlier this week, Facebook quietly launched a shopping tab on its flagship app. The move comes months after the social media giant introduced […]

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China Aims to Be the World’s Dominant Blockchain Power – With Help From Google, Amazon and Microsoft

The Takeaway: China’s blockchain infrastructure BSN is set to provide global access to its services next month. The network’s reliance on U.S. cloud service providers makes it vulnerable to geopolitical risks. Rising tension between the U.S. and China over the last several months could increase such risks. China’s developments in other technology areas have already […]

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