Rating

    No results.
12

Aspira Networks Charging Merchants for Traffic That’s Otherwise Free

Aspira Networks reconfigures ISPs’ networks so that if a user makes a purchase from a targeted merchant’s site, the merchant has to pay Aspira an affiliate commission — even though Aspira did nothing to cause or encourage the user’s purchase. I provid… → Read More: Aspira Networks Charging Merchants for Traffic That’s Otherwise Free

Aspira Networks Charging Merchants for Traffic That’s Otherwise Free

Aspira Networks reconfigures ISPs’ networks so that if a user makes a purchase from a targeted merchant’s site, the merchant has to pay Aspira an affiliate commission — even though Aspira did nothing to cause or encourage the user’s purchase. I provid… → Read More: Aspira Networks Charging Merchants for Traffic That’s Otherwise Free

Mastering the Intermediaries: Strategies for Dealing with the Likes of Google, Amazon, and Kayak (HBR)

Many companies depend on powerful platforms which distinctively influence buyers’ purchasing. (Consider, Google, Amazon, and myriad others in their respective spheres.) I consider implications of these platforms’ market power, then suggest strategies… → Read More: Mastering the Intermediaries: Strategies for Dealing with the Likes of Google, Amazon, and Kayak (HBR)

Mastering the Intermediaries: Strategies for Dealing with the Likes of Google, Amazon, and Kayak (HBR)

Many companies depend on powerful platforms which distinctively influence buyers’ purchasing. (Consider, Google, Amazon, and myriad others in their respective spheres.) I consider implications of these platforms’ market power, then suggest strategies… → Read More: Mastering the Intermediaries: Strategies for Dealing with the Likes of Google, Amazon, and Kayak (HBR)

Consumers Pay More when They Pay with Bitcoin

Who benefits from Bitcoin? Not savvy customers who would otherwise pay by credit card with cashback or loyalty points. I sketch the arithmetic in today’s post. → Read More: Consumers Pay More when They Pay with Bitcoin

Consumers Pay More when They Pay with Bitcoin

Who benefits from Bitcoin? Not savvy customers who would otherwise pay by credit card with cashback or loyalty points. I sketch the arithmetic in today’s post. → Read More: Consumers Pay More when They Pay with Bitcoin

HOW SMART ARE THE SMARTPHONES?

New Accepted Article: A. Amanatiadis and S. A. Chatzichristofis, “HOW SMART ARE THE SMARTPHONES? BRIDGING THE MARKETING AND IT GAP”, «IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine», IEEE, Accepted for Publication, 2014. The term “smart” has become wid… → Read More: HOW SMART ARE THE SMARTPHONES?

Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM) 2014

Dec. 1-4, 2014, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia The Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM) is the major annual international conference in Asia organized as a forum for the dissemination of state-of-the-art technological advances and research results in… → Read More: Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia (PCM) 2014

New Datasets

The Fish4Knowledge project (groups.inf.ed.ac.uk/f4k/) is pleased to announce the availability of 2 subsets of our tropical coral reef fish video and extracted fish data. See below for 3 other Fish4Knowledge project datasets. Dataset #1: a 10 minute vi… → Read More: New Datasets

Making Video Interaction on Touch Devices Consistent

Article from http://vidosearch.com/ The video players on smartphones and tablets typically use seeker-bars for temporal navigation in videos. In order to jump to different positions in the video you simply have to drag the seeker-bar. However, we argue… → Read More: Making Video Interaction on Touch Devices Consistent

12