Amazon will launch a Windows-compatible PC app for its Alexa digital assistant that will directly compete with Microsoft's Cortana. The Alexa app will operate on HP, Lenovo, Asus and Acer Windows 10 laptops and desktops.
China’s largest retailer and the social e-commerce firm Meili have launched a joint venture to bring innovative online features to shoppers and tools to businesses that want to reach consumers through social media.
Amazon has filed a patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office for its virtual reality mirror, offering a blended reality view to users for "entertainment and other purposes" including trying on clothes.
Belgium’s FNG Group is moving its stock to an automated warehouse in Zoetermeer, the Netherlands. With the news system, the group is able to save costs while working more efficiently with its online partners.
Estée Lauder is expanding its global partnership with YouCam in a first-ever mobile augmented reality training program offering Estée Lauder's 17,000 employees on-demand training and product briefings on their phones.
Pointy, a Dublin-based firm, is solving the problem of how to make it easier for people to find products they want close to home, as shopping online gets easier but locating what you want locally remains elusive.