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Kroger drives business with digital efforts

Washington D.C. has met the Internet of things and it's freaked out

How much is Google messing with search results?

Instacart asks shoppers to share data with retailers

Amazon Prime members convert 74% of the time

And finally... It's Thursday and time for a throwback. See where e-commerce was 20 years ago. Amazon was just for books, and online sites have changed a lot—except for Craigslist. Story