If you have ever thought of investing in the stock market but aren’t quite sure how it all works, then you are not alone. Although it is not actually a hard market to wrap your head around, the terminology and processes involved can seem daunting for newcomers. However, that…
After a battery of very aggressive tariff measures by the Trump administration (with its subsequent response by China), the first setback comes from the fact that the US trade deficit widened last June. But what is really significant is that it has done so by reversing the most recent…
When looking at the sudden increase in the availability of data in phone contracts, it should come as a surprise to see the correlation with its global share of internet traffic. An increase of 17& in the last 3 years had seen mobile now hold the majority sway in…
From the web to the street, Amazon wants to bring the shopping experience that users have on their website to physical stores. They did it in a certain sense with Amazon Go allowing the payment almost “invisible” and it does now with a new type of physical store that will only have in its shelves the best of Amazon (web). If the product has a lower rating than the four stars on the website, it will not make an appearance in the physical stores of Amazon 4-star.
As Amazon has announced, this new store is inspired by the way customers shop. A way of buying that is based on choosing products, trusting in the valuation of the rest of users, trusting in the stars that it has as a score. The first Amazon 4-star store opens in New York, in the SoHo neighborhood. Customers will find in addition to the best products rated in the main categories of the web, others that are trend among users in New York.
Amazon performs experiments constantly, and with this they may seek to provide some extra that the web can not offer. For…