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WorkFusion Releases Next Generation of RPA Products, Raises the Bar on AI-driven Automation in Enterprise

May 17

NEW YORK, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WorkFusion announced today the general availability of its Intelligent Automation 2018 “Lumen” release, which delivers to customers major upgrades to its flagship AI-driven RPA product, Smart Process Automation (SPA), and starter product RPA Express. Lumen makes AI a self-service capability for business users and makes RPA simpler and faster to deploy […]

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BuildDirect Partners With Affirm To Offer A Simple Way To Purchase Home Improvement & Renovation Products Online

May 14

Customers Can Now Access Flexible and Transparent Financing Options and Pay Over Time For Purchases Made on BuildDirect.com   VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BuildDirect, the first technology platform for the home improvement industry, today announced its partnership with Affirm Inc., a financial technology company that provides transparent payment alternatives to traditional […]

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Laser manufacturer nLight jumps nearly 70 percent in IPO – Silicon Forest’s first in 14 years

April 26

The drought is over.   Clark County laser manufacturer nLight Corp. began trading Thursday morning on the Nasdaq exchange and shares jumped a remarkable 68 percent, $10.95 over the $16 offering price. It’s the first initial public offering for a Silicon Forest tech company in almost 14 years.   The debut was a resounding conclusion […]

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Vancouver’s nLight Soared in First Day of Trading

April 26

Shares gained 68 percent in IPO If Day 1 was any indication, nLight’s future as a publicly traded company looks pretty bright.   The Vancouver laser manufacturer landed on the ticker of the Nasdaq Exchange on Thursday, selling for $16 per share. By market close at 4 p.m. Eastern, share prices had climbed to $26.95, a […]

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Coinstar and doxo Announce Partnership to Simplify Paying Bills with Cash

April 12

Partnership creates win-win for billers and consumers, making it easier than ever to pay bills with cash at Coinstar kiosks  nbsp; BELLEVUE, Wash. – April 12, 2018 –  Coinstar, a leader in self-service coin counting, and doxo, an innovative web and mobile bill payment solution, today announced a partnership to provide an easy and convenient cash bill pay service to consumers via thousands of Coinstar® kiosks in high-traffic retail locations. nbsp; Through this partnership, consumers […]

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Ruby Ribbon Makes A Splash With New Slimming Swimwear

April 10

Shapewear company brings swimsuit shopping into the home and offers versatile, waist trimming suits that go beyond the beach   BURLINGAME, Calif., April 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ruby Ribbon, the Silicon Valley-based apparel company known for its revolutionary bra-replacement shapewear, has announced its 2018 swimwear line. RRSwim 2018 features InvisiShape™ construction that shapes, smooths and supports without the […]

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Ingo Powers Instant SMB Loan Payouts For Kabbage

April 9

Maybe think of it as instant Kabbage, pun intended – you know, the green stuff, as it’s known: money.   Speed may be the zeitgeist of today, a competitive advantage for businesses of all stripes and sizes. In commerce, we’ve seen accelerating speeds of information, of product launches, of new iterations of offerings to keep pace […]

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Kabbage Data Shows High Growth Rate of Mobile Lending Among Small Business Owners

March 28

ATLANTA (PRWEB) MARCH 28, 2018   Kabbage predicts one of every five dollars funded to small businesses will be via mobile by year end   Kabbage, Inc., a global financial services, technology and data platform serving small businesses, analyzed the lending behavior of nearly 150,000 small businesses, uncovering an increasing growth of mobile lending. The total […]

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Kabbage’s Kathryn Petralia Talks Small Business Loans

February 21

Taking time out of her busy schedule, I was able to ask a few questions on the phone with Kathryn Petralia, the co-founder and President of Kabbage Inc. – a leading small business online lending platform.   If you don’t know Kathryn Petralia, you should. Here’s a crash course. She’s been hailed by Forbes as one of […]

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This Way of Selling Online is the Future of Retail (and It’s Often Overlooked)

February 16

The Internet has revolutionized shopping. Customers can now purchase whatever they’d like with a simple click of a button or tap of the finger. Most purchases now come from online retailers rather than brick-and-mortar stores. While buyers are happier than ever, traditional retailers are suffering – they’ve lost 25% of operating earnings as a percent of sales due to meteoric online […]

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