Whether you need some lunchtime reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy!
Toyota teams up with Uber
Toyota is set to invest US$500m in Uber and expand a partnership to jointly develop autonomous cars. This partnership is viewed as a way for both firms to catch up with their rivals in the driverless car market. How else will this deal benefit them?
Automate these 4 tasks for an efficient eCommerce store
The key to successful automation is knowing what computers are good at. They’re great for non-creative and non-communicative tasks such as record keeping and data entry. If you’re looking to automate tasks within your eCommerce business, start with these four.
Old-school retailers adapting to selling in the digital world
In recent years, retail earnings has been on a steady decline but things seem to be on the uptick. A few brick-and-mortar retailers are finally getting to grips with retailing in a digital world; here’s what they did.
OMG LOL P&G applies to trademark millennial phrases
In an attempt to lure in younger customers, consumer products producer Procter & Gamble Co. has filed for trademarks of LOL, NBD, and other phrases common to the millennial lingo. Will millennials appreciate this targeted marketing?
5 areas mid-sized firms can explore to get meaningful results from machine learning
Machine learning is gearing up to be the next big thing, but how can mid-sized companies short on time and technical expertise begin to explore the machine learning possibilities? Here are five factors for consideration.Topics: best of the web, business automation, eCommerce, inventory management, retail, roundup, world wide web wed