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Microsoft Opens Online Flagship Store On Tmall, The 'Amazon Of China'

Get Ready for IPS: Like GPS, Except the Signal Is Coming FROM INSIDE THE BUILDING

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via metro.co.uk Of all of Google's bleeding edge projects and technologies--say cars that drive themselves or the Internet on your goddam face--there's only one Marissa Mayer described as futuristic during a recent Q&A at the 92nd Street Y: Indoor positioning systems. Google has already implemented the technology, which lets you...
Get Ready for IPS: Like GPS, Except the Signal Is Coming FROM INSIDE THE BUILDING

Nokia ships Lumia 900 and Reaction Bluetooth Headset in China

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Based on the amount of effort poured into iOS 6 in order to tailor it for users in China, one thing's obvious: it's a nation grasping for smartphones. Apple's seeing huge, huge upticks in spending from Chinese customers, and Nokia's sure hoping it sees similar. In the midst of...
Nokia ships Lumia 900 and Reaction Bluetooth Headset in China

Burberry designs flagship London shop to resemble its website

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British brand displays digital-first thinking as it adapts to customers who want instant service and constant innovation Should you find yourself in the new Burberry flagship store in central London and ready to buy this season's gilt duck-head umbrella (£495) or trenchcoat (starts at £395), you would probably look around...
Burberry designs flagship London shop to resemble its website
Peek Inside AT&T's New 10,000 Sq. Ft. Flagship Store In Chicago, Complete With "Vibe Of Exploration"

From M&S to whisky – China's middle class snap up western goods

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British food and drink producers and retailers are proving there really is a market for selling tea to ChinaBritish favourites such as baked beans and cream of mushroom soup have proved an unlikely hit with Chinese shoppers at Marks & Spencer's flagship store in downtown Shanghai.But it doesn't stop there...
From M&S to whisky – China's middle class snap up western goods
Samsung Galaxy Note II available in the UK from October 1st, more than a month before US

Apple rolls out anti-scalping reservation system in China for the first time, as new iPad orders go live

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The wait is almost over Apple fans in China seeking the new iPad and its Retina screen goodness. The device goes on sale tomorrow, and today Apple’s stepped up its preparation for the launch by rolling out a system designed to combat the country’s prolific scalper industry. In a bid...
Apple rolls out anti-scalping reservation system in China for the first time, as new iPad orders go live

Ethical iPhone activists deliver petitions to Apple stores

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Members from Change.org delivered a quarter of a million signatures to Apple's Manhattan flagship store in Grand Central Terminal, calling for an ethical iPhone 5. It was part of the delivery of signatures to stores around the world....
Ethical iPhone activists deliver petitions to Apple stores
AT&T opens first showcase store in Chicago

Massive Attack! Apple, AT&T, and Sprint Staffers Brace for Seige of iPhone 5 Buyers

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(Photo: Instagram/dewalt) The hordes began lining up along Fifth Avenue eight days ago. Earlier this week, from inside their glass house, Apple store employees in familiar blue shirts (and the occasional derby cap) looked out towards the queue of customers eager peel open the wrapping on their iPhone 5. But for...
Massive Attack! Apple, AT&T, and Sprint Staffers Brace for Seige of iPhone 5 Buyers
Apple Is Running Private Shuttles To Help Its New York Employees Get To Work (AAPL)

Here's That Apple Billboard Fail: Flagship Store Hails iPad 2 (AAPL)

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Less than a month ago, hundreds of Apple fanboys flanked a Manhattan flagship store in the Meatpacking district to get their hands on the new iPad. Rather than embracing the new product, that store is still stuck on the iPad 2 ... or that's at least what the gigantic...
Here's That Apple Billboard Fail: Flagship Store Hails iPad 2 (AAPL)
MUNSTER: iPhone Lines Up 83% Year Over Year (AAPL)

Scalpers Lay Seige to iPad Mini in Beijing

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The release of Apple Inc.’s iPad Mini on Friday at its flagship store in Beijing was missing the massive and unruly crowds reminiscent of some the company’s previous product launches in China, but scalpers were still out in force despite rules making it tougher for them to buy most of...
Scalpers Lay Seige to iPad Mini in Beijing
Samsung Galaxy Camera UK release date set for November 8th

Meet Jean And His Brand New iPad

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Meet Jean. He’s one of a few very lucky owners of the brand new iPad. And he’s thrilled. We caught up with him over at Apple’s 5th Ave flagship store in New York city, where he was standing in line waiting. Like a smart lad, he pre-ordered the device...
Meet Jean And His Brand New iPad

Nordstrom exec maneuvers online as Amazon.com threat looms

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Seattle Nordstrom (Photo: Prayitno0) A few months ago, we wrote a story on GeekWire about the growing rivalry between two iconic Seattle brands: Amazon.com and Nordstrom. But how big of a threat is Amazon to the Nordstrom franchise? Pretty big. Reuters this week profiles Jamie Nordstrom, the 40-year-old great grandson...
Nordstrom exec maneuvers online as Amazon.com threat looms

How Apple Took On China's iPhone Scalpers, And Won

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Brusque with a 2-day-old stubble and a cigarette dangling from his lip, Zhao Xin is the last guy you'd want waiting on you at the Apple store Genius Bar. But if you need to get your hands on a genuine iPhone immediately, Zhao is your man. Skimpy supplies of...
How Apple Took On China's iPhone Scalpers, And Won

New Apple Store "prototype" in Palo Alto has massive bandwidth for live video

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Apple is building a new store in the heart of Silicon Valley with an extremely high-bandwidth connection to one of the Internet’s major hubs. With the store, Apple will be trying out a “new prototype” of its retail environment, according to documents filed with the architectural review board in...
New Apple Store "prototype" in Palo Alto has massive bandwidth for live video

Controversy brews around Apple's plans for new San Francisco store

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It's rare for Apple Stores to encounter much in the way of design criticism, but that's exactly what's happening in San Francisco, where Apple's proposed new flagship store is catching flak for both design and its impact on the area.    ...
Controversy brews around Apple's plans for new San Francisco store
Apple Is Planning A New Fancy Pants Store For San Francisco (AAPL)
iPad mini fails to draw crowds for China launch
Big Tech: AT&T Puts on the Ritz to Upgrade Retail Experience

Nokia shuts its biggest store in the world in Shanghai

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Nokia has shuttered its flagship store in China, and is looking to mobile operators and others to pick up the slack....
Nokia shuts its biggest store in the world in Shanghai

The future of e-commerce is both online and offline

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While the web opened up all kinds of selling opportunities, the future of commerce will be a blend of online and offline channels, said Dave Gilboa, the co-founder and co-CEO of eyeglass brand Warby Parker. Gilboa, who spoke at the GigaOM RoadMap conference, said less than 10 percent of the...
The future of e-commerce is both online and offline

Near record turnout for iPad mini in the Big Apple

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Reports of disappointing crowds may have been premature FORTUNE -- I'm seeing headlines to the effect that the iPad mini is drawing smaller crowds than previous Apple (AAPL) product launches. I've only been to the flagship store on Fifth Avenue today, so I'm not in a position to generalize. But...
Near record turnout for iPad mini in the Big Apple

So That "Something Amazing" Coming to Nokia? It's a Helsinki Store Remodel

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Earlier this week some interesting signage appeared outside Nokia’s flagship store in Helsinki promising that “something amazing” will occur there on Sept. 7. “Start the adventure now,” “prepare to be amazed at all the new things in your Nokia store,” the messaging reads. Understandably, this is causing all manner of...
So That "Something Amazing" Coming to Nokia? It's a Helsinki Store Remodel
HTC confirms Windows Phone 7.5 Tango is heading to China

AT&T to open flagship store Saturday in Chicago

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AT&T hopes its new flagship retail store on the Magnificent Mile in Chicago is, well, magnificent. The 10,000-square-foot store opens Saturday....
AT&T to open flagship store Saturday in Chicago
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