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How Ebay uses big data to make you buy more

Hugh Williams, Ebay vice-president of experience, search, and platforms, talks about how the online auction company uses customer behaviour patterns gleaned from big data to increase the likelihood of making a sale.

October 28, 2012 by

Vizio's CinemaWide 58-inch 3D HDTV priced at $3,499, but who's buying?

Vizio is taking a chance that there's a set of TV buyers who is looking to recreate the ultra-widescreen experience of the movie theater in its living rooms. The company introduced its new CinemaWide set, which uses a 21:9 aspect ratio instead of the 16:9 aspect ratio of conventional HDTVs, at CES last month, and has just put a (big) price tag on it.

February 2, 2012 by

HP Pavilion dm1-4010ez - Better Luck This Time?

After my disappointing experience with the Samsung 305U, I am still looking around for a newer generation netbook/sub-notebook. The basis of my search is that I want an AMD/ATI based system, because I believe it gives good performance, good screen resolution (typically 1366x768) and an HDMI display port.

January 4, 2012 by

Walmart hires developers to drive 'e-commerce 2.0'

Walmart is 'aggressively hiring' developers to advance its e-commerce agenda. It will use data gathered from social networks to improve the search and recommendation experience for users and deliver a highly personalised set of results.

December 22, 2011 by

Microsoft preps Kinect-based TV voice control

Microsoft is set to roll out voice control for TV sets connected to an Xbox 360 gaming console and Kinect controller.A free update for the Xbox 360 will be made available on Tuesday, bringing not only voice-controlled search but also new apps from various Microsoft partners.

December 5, 2011 by

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