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How Much Will It Cost You? With Dynamic Pricing, Online Sellers Say "It Depends"

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Variable pricing based on market timing, inventory and profit margins is nothing new for business. Airlines, hotels and restaurants have long employed "yield management" techniques to maximize revenue. But pricing changes are now coming far faster and affecting more products and services. And retailers are beginning to flirt with new factors like identity-based...
How Much Will It Cost You? With Dynamic Pricing, Online Sellers Say "It Depends"

Survey: 21% of users on Pinterest have purchased an item that they found on the site

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There’s no doubt that Pinterest continues to gain traction in for users who enjoy creating collections of things to share with others. We know that businesses are seeing tons of traffic to their sites from Pinterest users as well, showing that the premise of curated collections on a social network...
Survey: 21% of users on Pinterest have purchased an item that they found on the site

Ad-Tech Specialist Marin Software Raises $105M In IPO As Shares Pop 30% To $18.67

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The first ad tech IPO of 2013 hit the NYSE today: Marin Software priced its 7.5 million shares at $14 each, raising $105 million at a valuation of $425 million. Trading under the symbol MRIN, the stock saw a small pop in its opening hour, rising by some 40% before...
Ad-Tech Specialist Marin Software Raises $105M In IPO As Shares Pop 30% To $18.67
Several startup ecosystems made a major showing in Austin this week
Sony’s $380 Million Gaikai Acquisition Shows LA’s Technical Talent
Tablets set to torch PCs in holiday electronics sales

PricerGrabber, ShoeDazzle, Legalzoom & Shopzilla Founders Back Online Social Platform For Retailers, Social Annex

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Social Annex, a retail-focused social platform that’s been in stealth mode for the past two years, is today announcing having gained the attention (and the investment) of some big backers of e-commerce, just in time for its public debut. In addition to Kamran Pourzanjani, the former CEO and founder of PriceGrabber,...
PricerGrabber, ShoeDazzle, Legalzoom & Shopzilla Founders Back Online Social Platform For Retailers, Social Annex

You Can Buy Me Love, But Please Don’t Buy Me Gadgets

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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and the majority of us are likely scrambling to find that special gift. (The rest of us, meanwhile, are cursing couples.) A Valentine’s Day gift is usually more important than others because it’s a one-on-one situation, unlike Christmas or birthdays. Just one gift,...
You Can Buy Me Love, But Please Don’t Buy Me Gadgets

Prettiest girl at the crowdfunding dance, Invested.in raises an $830k seed round

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Combine two of the most sought after business model trends of the moment and wait for investors to beat a path to your door. This strategy seems to be working well for Los Angeles crowdfunding platform-as-a-service (PaaS) startup Invested.in, which today announced $830,000 in seed financing. Launched earlier this...
Prettiest girl at the crowdfunding dance, Invested.in raises an $830k seed round

Online Shoppers Say They Buy Things They Find on Pinterest

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Here’s a stat worth bookmarking: 21 percent of people who identified themselves as Pinterest users said in a recent survey that they had purchased a product after seeing it on Pinterest — most frequently, clothing, food or home decorating materials. Unfortunately, the survey wasn’t done by a major research outlet,...
Online Shoppers Say They Buy Things They Find on Pinterest

42% of iPad owners plan to buy an iPad 3 and over 50% of potential buyers want a better battery

thenextweb.com
This week brings the announcement of Apple’s new tablet, likely to be the iPad 3. The new tablet has a host of rumored features like a Retina display, larger casing housing a bigger battery, LTE connectivity, a quad-or-dual-core processor with better graphics capabilities and more. But will any of these...
42% of iPad owners plan to buy an iPad 3 and over 50% of potential buyers want a better battery

Survey: Mobile Will Loom Large In Holiday Shopping

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A new survey from online shopping portal PriceGrabber argues that mobile devices will play a major role in holiday shopping this year. So for all those marketers and retailers still without a mobile strategy: you were warned. The PriceGrabber data come from a US online survey conducted during two... Please...
Survey: Mobile Will Loom Large In Holiday Shopping

Can’t Buy Me Love … But You Can Buy Me Gadgets

allthingsd.com
When Valentine’s Day rolls around, some people think roses, chocolate, Words with Friends over candlelight, and Forza Motorsport 4 marathons. Others think (non-iPad) tablets and daily deals. According to new consumer data from PriceGrabber.com, topping the list of electronically-oriented Valentine’s Day gifts purchased over the past couple days are the...
Can’t Buy Me Love … But You Can Buy Me Gadgets

Bing Adds Facebook, Twitter Sharing To Shopping

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There are a number of “social shopping” sites and numerous product or shopping-related blogs. Among the most visible there are Kaboodle, ThisNext/Stylehive and Polyvore. They offer tools and features that allow people to share, compare and vote on products. The mainstream shopping engines such as Shopping.com or PriceGrabber don’t fully...
Bing Adds Facebook, Twitter Sharing To Shopping

Twitter Finally Attempts to Filter Tweets

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As it’s grown, Twitter has tried to make sense of its overwhelming stream with features like trending topics — keywords that a lot of people are already currently tweeting about — and a suggested user list — a troubled effort that underwent revisions after charges of favoritism. Now, for the...
Twitter Finally Attempts to Filter Tweets
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