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Ludei to add WebGL 3D support this summer as it opens up its HTML5 game platform to more titles

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Ludei, an HTML5 game development platform, has just added support for WebGL 3D applications. With this addition, the company says that developers can now deliver 3D gaming across any device, whether it be a computer, smartphone, or tablet device. 3D support will be live on the platform this summer. WebGL...
Ludei to add WebGL 3D support this summer as it opens up its HTML5 game platform to more titles
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Amazon and the Non-Level Retail Playing Field

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“Amazon Profit Margins Evaporate.” That was the Wall Street Journal’s take on the retail juggernaut’s Q2 numbers. But this is cold comfort for Amazon’s competitors. Last year, Amazon’s Q4 growth was double that of online retail overall. Competitors point to Amazon’s stealing share with offerings like Prime and the Kindle...
Amazon and the Non-Level Retail Playing Field
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Amazon Is Selling Bongs, Nitrous Oxide, And Deadly Hallucinogenic Drugs

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Lethal 'legal highs' including a substance said to be 'more powerful than LSD' are being sold on Amazon. Although other online shopping sites such as eBay do not allow legal highs or drugs equipment to be sold on its site, Amazon is selling salvia, nitrous oxide and poppers, along with...
Amazon Is Selling Bongs, Nitrous Oxide, And Deadly Hallucinogenic Drugs

Create a Socially Integrated Online Shop in 60 Seconds

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: Tinypay.me Quick Pitch: Tinypay.me is the easiest way...
Create a Socially Integrated Online Shop in 60 Seconds
With Successful Pivot to Mobile, Frenzoo Aims to Be Barbie of the iPad Age

Google Checkout Web Element Simplifies E-Commerce

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In a simple Friday update, Google's Web Elements team rolled out a number of new options for Web site owners to integrate the company's tools in their content. Among the updates was a new offering for Google Checkout, which, when used in combination with Google Docs, presents a very easy...
Google Checkout Web Element Simplifies E-Commerce

Amazon beefs up its India Marketplace site as it starts selling mobile phones and cameras

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Amazon’s India site has started offering mobile phones and cameras for sale, featuring a 10 percent discount on selected phones and a 15 percent discount on selected cameras. The phones listed include those from Samsung – with its flagship Galaxy S4 retailing at INR38,699 ($648) – as well as Apple...
Amazon beefs up its India Marketplace site as it starts selling mobile phones and cameras

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning! Apple is already getting San Francisco's Moscone Center ready for WWDC next week. Samsung came out with a new, more rugged version of its Galaxy S4 phone. It's waterproof! Here's a video demonstration of all the big changes coming soon to Windows. Bloomberg LP launched a $75 million...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

Ludei releases iBasket game on 7 app stores, showcasing cross-platform power of its HTML5 platform

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Ludei, the HTML5 game development platform that is used by developers to produce more than 150 games, has announced the HTML5 version release of its popular basketball title iBasket. What makes this interesting is that it became available on seven major app stores all without needing to make a single...
Ludei releases iBasket game on 7 app stores, showcasing cross-platform power of its HTML5 platform

Amazon opens sports collectibles store, with signed items from Tom Brady, Derek Jeter and other greats

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One of many Babe Ruth-signed baseballs in Amazon's new sports collectibles store Just in time for the Super Bowl, Amazon.com is rolling out its latest game plan in e-commerce. The company today announced a new Sports Collectibles Store where sports fanatics can purchase everything from autographed baseballs to signed soccer...
Amazon opens sports collectibles store, with signed items from Tom Brady, Derek Jeter and other greats

Amazon's Record Holiday Season Boosted Its Third-Party Sellers Marketplace, Too: Sales Up 40% Year-Over-Year

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Following Amazon’s end-of-the-year announcement touting its record-breaking holiday sales, the company today released figures for its third-party sellers marketplace, which also saw record sales growth. Although Amazon declined to provide hard figures, it says that sellers’ sales were up 40 percent year-over-year from 2011, and that sellers on Amazon sold...
Amazon's Record Holiday Season Boosted Its Third-Party Sellers Marketplace, Too: Sales Up 40% Year-Over-Year

CEO of India's Snapdeal: "This Is the Pivot Groupon Always Wanted to Make"

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With a population north of 1.2 billion, could India be the world’s next giant e-commerce market? That’s what Snapdeal and its investors are betting on. The India e-commerce marketplace is coming off of a $50 million Series C investment round, which included participation by eBay, pushing total funding past $100...
CEO of India's Snapdeal: "This Is the Pivot Groupon Always Wanted to Make"

Temple Run 2 rakes in 20 million downloads in four days

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In its first four days since launch, Imangi Studios’ runner app Temple Run 2 for iOS raked in 20 million downloads in four days, with six million downloads on launch day alone. Also, the game skyrocketed up the charts to the No. 1 spot on the top free apps chart...
Temple Run 2 rakes in 20 million downloads in four days

Amazon Marketplace merchants complain of competition with...Amazon?

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A new story from the Wall Street Journal contends that, in some cases, Amazon has looked at which products merchants are selling that are popular, and started competing with them. [Read more]...
Amazon Marketplace merchants complain of competition with...Amazon?

Ezbob Launches Microfinancing Service For UK Online Sellers To Compete With Iwoca

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Ezbob is a new microfinancing company for online merchants which launches this week in the UK. It makes working credit of up to £20,000 available instantly to eBay and Amazon Marketplace sellers through automated underwriting. In this space there is Iwoca in the UK, but they only cater to ebay...
Ezbob Launches Microfinancing Service For UK Online Sellers To Compete With Iwoca

Amazon Coins virtual currency coming in May

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Amazon is launching Amazon Coins, a virtual currency to purchase apps and buy in-app goods on the Kindle Fire. Announced this morning, Amazon says they will be available in May. According to the Amazon Coins FAQ, an Amazon Coin has a one-to-one relationship to an American penny, so developers will...
Amazon Coins virtual currency coming in May
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Temple Run 2 becomes fastest growing mobile game with 50M downloads in under 2 weeks

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After previously announcing 20 million downloads in just four days for its new Temple Run 2 title, developer Imangi Studios announced today the game has now become the fastest growing mobile game ever with 50 million downloads in under two weeks. That beats out the old record of 50...
Temple Run 2 becomes fastest growing mobile game with 50M downloads in under 2 weeks

Appstore the latest Amazon marketplace to hit Japan

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The company launched its Kindle Store in Japan last month prior to the launch of its Paperwhite in that country. [Read more]...
Appstore the latest Amazon marketplace to hit Japan

Ambitious Startup Wish Aims to Outsmart the Business of Online Shopping

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A young startup wants to create a Google-ified version of Amazon, and in the process grow big enough to compete with both Internet giants. The hypothetical wormhole to this absurdly ambitious goal? The wish list. Wish co-founders Peter Szulczewski and Danny Zhang The startup is called ContextLogic, and it’s got...
Ambitious Startup Wish Aims to Outsmart the Business of Online Shopping
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Amazon makes it easier for IT to track apps bought from its marketplace

Amazon Marketplace purchases not covered by Consumer Credit Act

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If you pay Amazon and it passes the money on to the retailer, a loophole could leave you without redressShoppers using Amazon Marketplace to buy high-value items have been warned that their credit card company won't come to their aid if there's a major problem with their purchase and the...
Amazon Marketplace purchases not covered by Consumer Credit Act

Google Hangout With Rishidot Founder To Ask What's The Big Deal About The Open Cloud

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The idea of the open cloud has different meanings. There are open infrastructure groups that are working toward federating clouds at the infrastructure level. These are groups such as OpenStack and Cloudstack, two of the most well-known efforts to help companies build their own clouds. And then there are the...
Google Hangout With Rishidot Founder To Ask What's The Big Deal About The Open Cloud

Amazon Marketplace has not sent me my phone - what can I do?

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The law is on your side - and so is Amazon's guaranteeI bought a mobile phone via Amazon Marketplace in March. I have never received it and contacted the company, which informed me it uses a parcel firm for deliveries. The delivery firm claims the phone was signed for at...
Amazon Marketplace has not sent me my phone - what can I do?

Ebay lobbies against internet sales tax bill backed by Amazon

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Marketplace Fairness Act would give states the power to collect online sales tax on goods bought outside their bordersEbay has begun lobbying millions of its users against a bill it claims will impose an unfair tax burden on small businesses.The US Senate is expected to vote early this week on...
Ebay lobbies against internet sales tax bill backed by Amazon

Amazon Marketplace Chief on What Makes the India Launch Different (Q&A)

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On Tuesday, Amazon announced the launch of its 10th online commerce marketplace — this one in India. At launch, Amazon.in is selling print books as well as movies and TV shows on DVDs and Blu-ray. The site will begin selling mobile phones and cameras in the coming weeks. The launch...
Amazon Marketplace Chief on What Makes the India Launch Different (Q&A)
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