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GeekWire

Tango Card raises $10M to shake up how companies reward employees and customers

Payments Apps & Services
Ars Technica

Walmart sued after teen steals machete and kills her Uber driver

Robotics Legal Family
Re/code

Full transcript: Nilay Patel answers Apple WWDC questions on Too Embarrassed to Ask

Jobs
SiliconANGLE Media

Live payments are finally coming to virtual reality via Payscout app - SiliconANGLE

@ruhanirabin via The Verge , PhoneArena

Apple is hiring a Siri Event Maven to make it smarter about cultural events

TechCrunch

Target’s next-day essentials delivery service opens to customers in pilot test

Ars Technica

Scalpers already reselling SNES Classic pre-orders at 150% average markup

Retail Gaming Costs
ZDNet

Amazon adds five budget-friendly devices to its Prime smartphone lineup

Mobile devices Costs Retail
Practical Ecommerce

For Amazon, Is Whole Foods a Grocery Chain or a Distribution Network?

Retail Stock markets Food & Beverage
VentureBeat

Payscout VR Commerce makes in-VR payments a reality

PhoneArena

Evidence suggests Apple bought AR eye-tracking company in a recent takeover

PhoneArena , GSMArena.com

You can now buy a refurbished Apple Pencil for $85, $15 off its original price

Mobile devices Costs
TechCrunch

Online thrift store ThredUP is opening physical retail locations

TechCrunch

Fiverr launches a Pro tier and acquires video production marketplace Veed.me

Apps & Services Employment Retail
GeekWire

Amazon adds 5 new devices from Alcatel, Nokia, Motorola to discounted Prime smartphone program

Retail Mobile devices
Mashable

Nokia 6 is coming to the U.S., and Amazon Prime members get a big discount

Mobile devices Retail
TNW

Apple's new augmented reality kit makes Minecraft look magical in AR

Quartz

Amazon’s strategy is to beat a cyclical trap known as the “wheel of retailing”

Retail Technology
Adweek

2 WPP Agencies Are Starting a New Service Focused Specifically on Amazon

Apps & Services Retail Advertising
@LanceUlanoff via Mashable , TechCrunch

Guy remade the upcoming 'Star Wars' trailer using only an 1984 Apple computer

Robotics Star Wars
VentureBeat

StubHub follows other ecommerce companies into embracing brick-and-mortar stores

Finextra , VentureBeat , SiliconANGLE Media

Payscout debuts VR commerce

Tech in Asia

Ecommerce site Alfacart drops third-party sellers, returns to in-store product range

Strategy Retail
GSMArena.com

Google Home goes on sale in Canada

Bloomberg

Google Braces for EU Ruling That May Slow Shopping Ad Boom

Earnings Retail
Acquisition
SiliconANGLE Media , TechCrunch

Apple acquires German firm that specializes in eye tracking systems - SiliconANGLE

TechCrunch

Instacart CMO Cheryl Law is no longer at the company

Business Insider

Apple is giving iPhones a one-handed keyboard mode with iOS 11 — here’s how to activate it

Business Insider

An artist recreated the trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' using a 33-year-old Apple computer

Robotics Star Wars
Business Insider

Google is dominating Apple in the classroom

Business Insider

Amazon is discounting a bunch of new smartphones for Prime members, but there's a catch

Retail Mobile devices
Business Insider

Facebook wants to become the new mobile storefront, unveils new ad tools for brands and retailers

Retail Advertising
Business Insider

Here's why Apple fans are going crazy over tape-measuring apps right now

GeekWire

As Amazon dominates retail, brick-and-mortar stores must create a unique experience to compete, experts say

TNW

Amazon’s robots are invading Whole Foods

TechCrunch

Apple just released the first iOS 11 beta to everyone

Apps
The Verge

Amazon UK opens preorders for SNES Classic

The Guardian

Amazon patents beehive-like structure to house delivery drones in cities

Robotics Flying Retail City life
Bloomberg , Business Insider

Apple Is Working With Hertz to Manage Its Self-Driving Car Fleet

ZDNet

Walmart takes its Amazon battle to the clouds

CNET

Original Amazon Echo gets $50 price cut for the day

Ars Technica

Dealmaster: Today only, get an Amazon Echo for just $130

Deals Retail
BetaKit

Shopify redesigns POS as part of focus on bricks-and-mortar merchants

Retail Apps & Services Payments
PE Hub

Homer Logistics nets $8.5 mln Series A

Funding Retail Technology
Mashable

Amazon just dropped a big discount for the Echo, but you have to be quick to get it

Ars Technica

Back to the iPhone future: Lessons from a decade of Apple influence in medicine

Practical Ecommerce

Will Amazon’s Brand Registry restrict marketplace sellers?

Retail Apps & Services
Ars Technica

If Ferrari built an M3: The 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

Driving