FCA agrees to phased rollout of new EU payment rules
Decision slammed for creating unnecessary confusion among consumers
Businesses can now sell products through Amazon Pay
Amazon Pay for Alexa Skills makes it easier for customers to buy products and services
Instagram starts trialling in-app payments
Some UK and US businesses to take in-app payments from users of the photo-sharing app
How web retailers cope with the holiday season
Christmas, New Years, Boxing Day, January sales… How can web retailers meet the demands of seasonal peaks in sales?
Black Friday sales overtake Cyber Monday in 2016
Research reveals Mondays are the hottest day for shopping, whatever the season
Domino's signs up to Hitachi Consulting's DevOps expertise
Domino's is using the DevOps approach to boost agility and scalability of its operation
Google to add 'buy' button in search results
Search giant could launch the feature within weeks, according to WSJ report
EU to launch e-commerce competition inquiry
The investigation will look into why the sector isn't growing, despite more consumers heading online for purchases
Amazon teams up with Post Office for online deliveries
Argos also bringing click and collect to underground stations
Facebook to let users buy goods via ads & page posts
Social networking giant trials the inclusion of a "Buy" button on adverts and company page posts in the US
eBay sets out tech vision for UK High Street rescue
Online auction firm announces Click and Collect partnership with Argos.
E-commerce accounts for 20 per cent of sales for UK biz
Some 81 of UK firms have their own website, according to ONS figures.
Internet economy eyes double-digit growth
Online business to outstrip bricks and mortar economic growth, and the UK leads the way, says report.
Oracle buys ATG for $1 billion
Ellison continues to build up his tech arsenal with the acquisition of ATG.
Growth market for mobile fraud analysis
Gartner claims detection software needs urgent improvement.
Barclaycard launches customisable SmartPay system
Barclaycard's new SmartPay system lets merchants customise the transaction process to offer customers a "seamless experience."
EC probes low European e-commerce take-up levels
Only two per cent uptake after 10-year campaign.
Domain names soar past 193 million in 2010
The first quarter of 2010 saw domain names reach even dizzier heights, with more than 193 million registered.
Microsoft dumps Bing cashback
Microsoft will be discontinuing its Bing cashback service from 30 July after the feature failed to get adequate support.
Mobile commerce sales to double by 2013
A new report claims as UK consumers become more tech-savvy, online shopping will become increasingly mobile.
Mobile payments could be safer than buying online
Mobile commerce could have its big breakthrough in 2010, especially as it's safer, according to Cogenta.
Google: Search vital for online shopping
As the Christmas season approaches, Google has offered online retailers new search technology to enhance the customer shopping experience.
Big retailers turn to full e-commerce platforms
The bigger retailers are looking towards purchasing 'complete' e-commerce platforms so they can spend less time working on basic functionality.