P97 Networks Raises $8M to Accelerate Product Development, Sales and Marketing

P97 Networks, developers of PetroZone, a cloud based mobile commerce and behavioral marketing platform, recently announced the closing of an $8 million Series A funding. The round was led by Emerald Technology Ventures, a globally recognized investor in the areas of energy, advanced materials, water technologies and industrial IT. American trading and...

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Time Partners with Coinbase, Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments

Time Inc. has partnered with Coinbase, the popular bitcoin wallet, to become the first major magazine publisher to accept bitcoin payments. The initiative was launched recently with Fortune, Health, This Old House and Travel + Leisure, now accepting bitcoin among the wide variety of payment options for subscriptions. "We are...

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Apple iBeacon Technology Makes it Way to McDonalds

The Bluetooth low energy based iBeacon technology, developed by Apple, is being touted as next big thing for brick-and-mortar merchants. iBeacons can track customers’ location within a defined proximity range and help push contextual messages such as deals and offers right onto their phones. Now McDonalds is taking initiatives in...

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