Tesla store on Tmall.com opens today

The Tesla store on Tmall.com opens today, offering a Model S for nearly $170,000.   Oct. 20 (Bloomberg) — Tesla Motors Inc. began taking online orders for its Model S electric car in China today, joining General Motors Co. and Volkswagen AG in selling vehicles through Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s online shopping mall. Buyers can place a […]


Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen said he was quitting EBay Inc’s

Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen said he was quitting EBay Inc’s (EBAY.O) board following the online retailer’s decision last month to spin off its electronic payment unit, PayPal. The Silicon Valley pioneer has been involved in a public war of words with activist investor Carl Icahn, one of eBay’s largest shareholders, who convinced the company to […]


Cross border shopping or online?

Online shopping at CanAmShop Looking at the average Canadian going to the U.S. to shop is what we look at here at CanAmShop online shopping.  We have lots of quality products 16,500 and you don’t have to drive to the United States to get it.  However all your purchases will be shipped from Seattle Washington […]


Canada risks being left behind in shift to clean energy

The shift to clean energy is producing huge economic gains, but Canada risks being left behind if the federal government doesn’t get on board, a new report warns. That’s the message from energy and climate think tank Clean Energy Canada, which paints a picture of a world increasingly embracing – and investing in – green […]


The W3C says its payments platform will cover "international low-value remittances

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is working to develop open standards that will enable companies and individuals to make secure payments over the web. Today (Wednesday 15 October) it launched a Payments Interest Group, which it hopes will attract industry participants from banks and card providers, e-commerce companies, merchants, the suppliers of browsers and […]


HBO will offer a stand-alone streaming service

english: This is the american HBO brand logo. ® 2008 Home Box Office, Inc. All Rights Reserved. português: Este é o logotipo da marca estadunidense HBO. ® 2008 Home Box Office, Inc. Todos os Direitos Rervados. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) HBO will offer a stand-alone streaming service to customers in the U.S. next year, removing a big brick from […]


Greece has begun talks for ending International Monetary Fund aid to the country

Greece has begun talks for ending International Monetary Fund aid to the country, but will continue to have routine post-bailout reviews by the Washington-based group, a Greek official said after talks with the IMF’s chief on Sunday. The IMF is deeply unpopular in Greece for insisting on austerity cuts under Greece’s 240 billion euro EU/IMF […]


issuers and fraud and e-commerce service providers

Requiring shoppers to authenticate themselves when making a purchase online—via card-based fraud prevention tools such as Verified by Visa and MasterCard SecureCode—is one way retailers can fight back against online fraud. But only 57% of merchants use or support those programs, according to a new report by Cardinal Commerce. The report, based on a survey […]