Newsletter Archive 2008
Access Your PC From Anywhere
Here's how it works: You simply log on to GoToMyPC and your office desktop instantly appears on that computer. It's so easy! You have full access to all your files, programs, email and network.
No More Checks and Money Orders For eBay
Yesterday eBay announced via FAQ that starting in late October, the only acceptable payment methods to
use when purchasing items on the auction site will be: - PayPal - Credit or debit card payment to seller - ProPay, or - Payment upon pickup. That basically means no checks or money orders.
Predictably Irrational Marketing Strategies
I'm reading a book called "Predictably Irrational", by Don Ariely. It's about the hidden, irrational forces that shape our decisions, and it's a great read. There are a few interesting case studies in this book that can be applied to web marketing. I'd like to look at two aspects which might help those of you involved in e-commerce.
Amazon Expands Video On Demand Service
Amazon.com has expanded its Video On Demand service and now allows customers to stream movies and television shows through their Web browsers. Previously, customers could only download titles and watch them on a PC using the Amazon Unbox application or on a TiVo box.