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social e-commerce

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Stripe exec: Soon, e-commerce will move to Facebook, too

Social networks are poised to become even more personal as they become a vehicle for e-commerce, too, predicts the co-founder of a payment processing startup.

By November 4, 2014

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Fashion forward: Yahoo acquires social-shopping site Polyvore

The Internet giant looks to the style and e-commerce site to try to jolt its advertising offerings.

By July 31, 2015

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Jack Dorsey takes on second act as Twitter CEO

One of Twitter's co-founders has come back to help the troubled social-networking company. Seen as part artist, part visionary, the question facing Dorsey now is whether he can turn the company around.

By October 5, 2015

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Twitter's Buy Now button now available for retailers

The social network partners with three e-commerce companies to make the button more widely available to attract more users.

By September 30, 2015

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Facebook, Twitter seek out social shopping

Social-media commerce ramps up as Facebook tests a Buy button and Twitter acquires CardSpring. Meanwhile, Amazon debuts a Netflix-like service for e-books called Kindle Unlimited.

By July 18, 2014

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Facebook, Twitter seek out social shopping

Social-media commerce ramps up as Facebook tests a Buy button and Twitter acquires CardSpring. Meanwhile, Amazon debuts a Netflix-like service for e-books called Kindle Unlimited.

By July 18, 2014

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Facebook: The e-commerce future or wasteland?

A new report from Reuters claims a host of companies are betting big on e-commerce for the world's largest social network, and they think it could be huge.

By April 5, 2012

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​Twitter 'Buy now' button pops up on mobile

A temporary test may provide a glimpse into the social network's e-commerce future.

By June 30, 2014

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Flipboard expands into mobile commerce with catalog feature

The social magazine app has broadened its commerce ambitions with a new catalog section, letting users and brands alike curate products with price tags and purchase links.

By November 11, 2013

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Polyvore expands to home and decor products

Now that it's built up its fashion community, Polyvore adds a new section for its stylish users, but it's just the beginning for the popular social commerce site.

By September 17, 2013