Ecommerce

Net-A-Porter CIO Richard Lloyd-Williams replaced by Betfair’s Hugh Fahy

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Lloyd-Williams steps down after more than six years and is replaced by Betfair's director of development Fahy
08 Aug 2014

Yahoo acquires app analytics firm Flurry

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Company reportedly pays $200m-$300m for startup as display ad revenue falters
22 Jul 2014

Pizza with precision – a taste of Domino's multiplatform strategy

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Domino’s IT supremo Colin Rees gives Peter Gothard a taste of the multi-platform strategy that will one day enable pizza-lovers to get their favourite food delivered any time, any place
23 Jun 2014

UK has most globalised ICT market in the world, says new report

Economist Intelligence findings skewed by openness of UK to foreign direct investment. And what are the security implications?
12 Jun 2014

Kabbee opts for Rackspace ahead of Google, Amazon, Microsoft owing to emphasis on customer service

London minicab firm said other companies were interested only in selling Kabbee a commodity, rather than working in tandem
29 May 2014

Morrisons deal “the first of many”, according to Ocado – but not in the UK

Exclusive deal with Morrisons precedes migration to the cloud and expansion
09 Apr 2014

Ocado – where sharp-eyed robots go to shop

Behind Ocado’s website is a technology operation that includes robotics with artificial vision to go with their artificial intelligence. Technology director Paul Clarke reveals more about Ocado’s eye-opening, high-tech developments to Graeme Burton
09 Apr 2014

Ocado to port its platform to the cloud as part of global expansion plan

Ocado to go global with systems shift to the cloud - either directly or by licensing its technology
08 Apr 2014

Meet IT's new boss: The CMO...

A growing number of CIOs are having to fend off an outright takeover by sales and marketing departments
12 Mar 2014

Are businesses sold on social media analytics?

Not everyone is convinced by the business case
11 Mar 2014

Contactless payments: are we sacrificing security for convenience?

Danny Palmer investigates whether contactless card payments could see us handing our details to cyber criminals, all for the sake of buying a coffee a little quicker
07 Feb 2014

Education sector is fastest growing for DDoS mitigation - DOSarrest

Schools and universities could be guarding themselves against their own students, says CTO Jag Bains
24 Jan 2014

Bitcoin attacked by politicians and bankers at Davos

US treasury secretary Lew and JP Morgan boss Dimon express worries about the virtual currency
24 Jan 2014

eBay should spin off PayPal, says Carl Icahn

Separating payments unit from e-commerce giant is a "no-brainer" claims Icahn
23 Jan 2014

Tailor-made agility at Net-a-Porter

Richard Lloyd-Williams, Net-a-Porter’s group IT director, tells Danny Palmer how organising his fast-expanding department into agile, business-focused development teams is enabling it to react more quickly to the needs of the firm and its customers
13 Jan 2014

Morrisons becomes latest retailer to open online shopping store

Deliveries to begin in the Midlands on 10 January - half of UK to be covered by 2015
20 Dec 2013

Boots.com the ‘least available’ of the UK’s most popular retail websites

Major retailer suffered 25 hours of downtime in just 33 days
29 Oct 2013

Data quality: banishing bouncing emails

Improving contact data quality can have far-reaching consequences for the whole business, but you need to know how to sell the benefits to the board, writes John Leonard
06 Aug 2013

Yahoo ad revenues nosedive as CEO Marissa Mayer looks to mobile

Decline in ad revenues at Yahoo accelerates, but profits increase following acquisitions
17 Jul 2013

US to block French-led action on tax avoidance by Apple, Amazon and Google

US will only back modest reforms to global tax treaties to tackle avoidance by multinationals
15 Jul 2013

Just Eat boosts productivity with Salesforce.com

Automating reporting and making sales team more mobile have allowed takeaway website to become more productive
04 Jul 2013

Demo Europe 2013: Are today's start-ups the tech giants of tomorrow?

Computing talks to start-ups from across Europe about their products and market strategies in an increasingly competitive sector
04 Jul 2013

Hounslow selects Salesforce to help drive digital transformation

Council looks to provide better services using mobile, social and cloud computing
27 Jun 2013

Lloyds Bank to offer mobile payments to micro-merchants and start-ups

Semi-state-owned bank in deal with Monitise to develop mobile payments services for small business
27 Jun 2013