If Amazon announces a smartphone on Wednesday, as is expected, it will face an avalanche of skeptics.
'You almost have to be a superhuman with 25 hours a day to spend on security issues to be an effective large retailer CIO these days. And that simply doesn't exist.'
CIOs may differ on many things, but there’s less disagreement with the fact that customers will be their top focus in 2013.
We spoke to Vinod Bidarkoppa, who joined Tesco HSC last year as Director (IT) and Chief Information Officer, and discussed the diverse aspects of his role in the retail business.
Daya Prakash, CIO, LG Electronics India Limited says the company sensitize employees about the security concern of BYOD.
It's been just over half a year since Oracle completed its US$5.3 billion acquisition of Micros, and on Wednesday the company added several new services to the retail-focused technologies it gained through that deal.
The mobile payments space is about to get more crowded: CurrentC, a platform backed by some of the country's biggest retailers, will launch in the next few months and give Apple, Google and Samsung added competition.
Mobile commerce is set to be the next big wave in the digital commerce space.
According to James O'Loghlin, innovators are not smarter than the rest of us and don't have access to a special part of the brain -- they just do things differently.
Amazon's distribution network limits the company's deliveries to just a tiny fraction of the US.