Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?
1 – Amazon is developing a POS system to compete with Shopify and PayPal
It’s called Project Santos and it’s Amazon’s play to take on Shopify, PayPal and other point-of-sale systems. According to a report that examined internal documents from the online giant the system will handle both online and in-store transactions, provide enhanced analytics and (of course) integrate with Prime and other Amazon technologies for check out, security and delivery. (Source: Pymnts)
Why this is important for your business:
If you’re in retail this will be another point-of-sale option for you and as long as you don’t mind being dragged further into Amazon World it could be a more affordable and advanced solution for managing your…