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Paris attacks might renew encryption debate

...operating software. Strong encryption is used to protect everything from corporate secrets to the credit-card numbers of online shoppers to intimate photos and messages.That widespread use of encryption, which was previously restricted to more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-16/paris-attacks-might-renew-
High-tech means higher sales for many small retailers

...Sales from Reverb.com are growing by double digit percentages each month. AN ONLINE PERSONAL SHOPPERSoon after online shoppers land on the websites for O'Neill Clothing and Metal Mulisha, the retailers' software starts suggesting products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-11/high-tech-means-higher-sal
Amazon sues review sellers in salvo against bogus reviewers

...County Superior Court in Seattle marks the latest effort by the online powerhouse to crack down on fraud on its site. Online shoppers are increasingly reliant on consumer-generated reviews on everything on Uber rides to hotel rooms to buying iPhone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-19/amazon-sues-review-sellers
Walmart, Home Depot respond to online shoppers' increasing demands for speedy delivery

...this year. It also is now shipping products from 462 of its 1,800 stores, up from 150 a year ago. Target said online shoppers are likely to get deliveries within two days if the product is delivered from the store, compared with four days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-16/walmart-home-depot-respond
Macy's sets its sights on China amid tough US climate

...Backstage this fall in and around New York City. And this month, Macy's is expanding its same-day delivery for online shoppers to nine additional markets, for a total of 17.As for China, Macy's said that by making the brand more accessible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-12/macys-sets-its-sights-chin
FedEx predicts 12 percent increase in holiday shipments

...packages or double the daily average during the holiday season.FedEx gets a break, however, Fitzgerald said: More online shoppers now get started early, spreading those orders and shipments over the Thanksgiving weekend instead of waiting for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-26/fedex-predicts-12-percent-
Stores across US work to speed up deliveries to shoppers

...warehouses this year. It is now shipping products from 462 of its 1,800 stores, up from 150 a year ago. Target said online shoppers are likely to get deliveries within two days if the product is delivered from the store and four days from the warehouse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-18/stores-across-us-work-spee
Online shoppers find savings, communities of people like themselves

While many parents hit the stores to find their children's back-to-school wardrobes, the online marketplace also buzzes this season. And for some dedicated shoppers, it is more than a convenient place to buy clothes. It's a subculture.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-25/online-shoppers-find-savings-commun
Wal-Mart chairman hands off role to son-in-law

...stores and also investing in technology, like online grocery services. It just launched a subscription service for online shoppers with an annual fee of $50.But the company, which is also under pressure from labor-backed groups to treat its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/wal-mart-chairman-hands-ro
Wal-Mart to test drive unlimited shipping

NEW YORK - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will test a new unlimited shipping service for online shoppers this summer that will be priced below Amazon's popular $99 per year Prime service.Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-13/wal-mart-test-drive-unlimi