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Minimize the bleeding

...vulnerability in the OpenSSL software, which is used to encrypt two-thirds of the Internet, including online banking, e-commerce sites, social media and email."On a scale of one to 10, this is an 11," cryptography expert Bruce Schneier blogged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-12/minimize-bleeding
Obamacare a success so far? It's hard to say

...instance, require users to create accounts before they can browse for insurance plans, adding to website volume. Most e-commerce sites, and several state-run health insurance marketplaces, allow consumers to window shop without an account. An...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-10-12/obamacare-success-so-far
Americans click for deals on Cyber Monday

NEW YORK - Millions of Americans logged on to e-commerce sites Monday to take advantage of deals ranging from free shipping to hundreds of dollars off electronics and half-price clothing on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-02/americans-click-deals-cybe
The Art of Figuring Out "Bang for the Buck"

...like crazy. If it's not urgent ? and most purchases are not truly urgent ? I'll watch prices at a bunch of e-commerce sites as well as local retailers, waiting for a sale, and I'll also look for coupons and coupon codes.I use my web...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/connor-threlkeld/2013-08-23/art-f
Techbits: Campaign scam, Microsoft blog and more

...vendor of anti-spam software. Scammers have commonly disguised their messages to look as if they come from banks, e-commerce sites or Internet service providers, often lifting text and logos from legitimate messages. The idea is to trick recipients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/09/liv_424752.shtml
Life & style
Internet returns assessed

...industry. Of the 73 percent of retailers who are online this year, more than a quarter -- 28 percent -- did not have e-commerce sites a year ago, according to a survey conducted by Deloitte and Touche, a consulting firm, for the National Retail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/23/bus_279073.shtml
Business
Techbits: Academic file-sharing, Free Opera and more

...removing ads in an effort to broaden its user base and capture revenues by referring traffic to search engines and e-commerce sites. Before the availability of Opera version 8.5 this week, users who downloaded the browser had to either pay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/26/liv_6191.shtml
Life & style
What are cookies, and are they dangerous?

...Cookies can also remember other preferences, such as your city for weather or favorite sports team for scores. E-commerce sites use cookies to enable shopping carts. Without them, you'd have to complete a purchase before buying a second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/15/liv_445538.shtml
Life & style
Retailers expect a modest holiday season

...But like their brick-and-mortar counterparts, e-commerce sites realize they'll need to lure shoppers with discounts...director of marketing for Yahoo!, which hosts 13,000 e-commerce sites. The company recently redesigned its site to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/02/bus_361694.shtml
Business
Web sites for thrifty shoppers

...others." In other instances, the bargain-hunting sites have antagonized retailers by pointing out mistakes at e-commerce sites so people can capitalize on them before merchants fix them. The sites "are all about trying to take advantage of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/29/tec_361463.shtml
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