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Elecronic Commerce Initiatives

Research and apply the content from a minimum of three recent articles about planning electronic commerce initiatives. Discuss your viewpoint on the topic and refer to the content from the articles to support your findings. Please include a list of the references.

Effects of Punishment for Cyber-Attacks

According to US Secret Service Deputy Agent Pablo Martinez, complex and sophisticated electronic crimes are rarely perpetrated by a lone individual, (Srivastava, 2011). A new proposed law would double current prison times up to 20 years and increases fines of such crimes. QUESTION: Will hardening the punishment for cyber-

Regulating Internet Usage

In China, much of the internet is regulated. Even computers sold in China had to be pre-configured with some form of filtering software. This I believe constitutes an invasion of privacy. Terrorism has driven the US and Europe to performing searches for key words in the millions of emails that pass through their servers. Som

Propose an action plan for developing RSVP for Cathy's Crazy Socks, Inc

Propose an action plan for developing RSVP for Cathy's Crazy Socks, Inc Cathy's Crazy Socks, Inc (CCSI) wants to set up a new business selling hand-knitted specialty socks online. The socks come from village knitters around the world and a portion of CCSI's profits go to a world relief fund that helps third world villages and

ISP Security and Strategies to Ensure Security

Please help answer the following questions regarding ISP and security. 1) What strategies should home users implement to prevent their computer systems from being attached by cybercriminals? 2) Outline additional steps a business should take to ensure security. 3) Outline the questions to ask when deciding whether to outso

Who Should Govern E-Commerce

Take a position relative to "who should govern eCommerce" in Barbados or the Caribbean and the world. Text Book: Laudon, Kenneth C. & Traver, Carol G. e-commerce : business. technology. society. 2010 6/e Edition, Pearson Hall, New Jersey, USA. 2010 (ISBN: 0-13-610057-0).

The internet as a social media: Fundamentally Changing Business

Will the availability and use of social media on the Internet really induce businesses to change in fundamental ways? If so, how? If not, why not? In July 2009, a musician named Dave Carroll was traveling with his band from Toronto Canada to Nebraska somewhere, much like many millions of other folks have done. Looking out

E-Commerce Website Analysis for Lowe's

Need assistance in composing an essay regarding the Lowe's website as it relates to supply chain management. Include a history of the Lowe's, the market in which it operates, the role of government regulations on it, and any issues or opportunities that it faces. Include at least these of the following items in your analys

E-commerce: Internet Business Model

E-commerce is the trend that most companies are going toward now a days. You are to select one business that does not already employ e-commerce and develop an Internet strategy for it. Most of the big corporations already use the Internet for business so you may have to think of something on a smaller scale, for example a local

Bundling of Products and Services

Just being curious, but are there any cases where bundling of products or services may not be such a good idea? Please include reference in the response.

Search Engine Marketing for the Printing 3D Services Industry

Name of Business: Printing 3D Services Industry Business Market Segment: Production and sale of digitally fabricated goods, related services, materials, and assets for production. Please provide a write up for the following section: Search Engine Marketing: 1. Search Engine Optimization 2. Search Engine Advertising

E-Commerce and Internet Marketing Example Questions

1. Explain how Web profiling is supposed to benefit both consumers and businesses. 2. How would you describe the top 10 online retailers as a group? Do they account for a small or a large percent of online business, for example? 3. What are the two major segments of travel? Which one is growing the fastest and why? 4. E

eCommerce business proposal - Printing 3D

This is a follow-on from the last question.... Name of Business: Printing 3D Services Industry Business Market Segment: Production and sale of digitally fabricated goods, related services, materials, and assets for production. **Please provide a write up for the following section: Payment Methods & Systems: 1.

One needs to analyze the motives that visitors

One needs to analyze the motives that visitors might have in visiting a website, the psychological and physical effects that delays and outages might have etc. Studies have concluded that "performance remains a major factor for keeping visitors coming back to a site" (Akamai, 2009). Although the UK tax website might crash

Conflicts of Interest in Web Design

Some are of the view that faster and more attractive website is not always better. In commercial kitchen design - for example, when designing service station dining areas, designers do not aim to make seats comfortable - well they have to be comfortable for a while but it is important that customers purchase as much as possib

Authenticate contracts and comply with Statute of Frauds

As the world becomes more dependent on technology certain issues may arise with contracts and the Statute of Frauds. What can be done to authenticate contracts and comply with the Statute of Frauds in online contract situations? What are some specific laws and/or initiatives to support the answer.

Porter's five forces competitive framework - Online Retail Industry

Abstract Walmart.comâ??s sales are less than a fifth of Amazon.com, but a new division, @WalmartLabs, is experimenting with social media and mobile apps. Since Wal-Mart Stores first ventured into cyberspace 15 years ago, the Bentonville, Ark., company has struggled online. Early on, Walmart.com featured a clunky digital vers

marketing trends research

What is a business that has successfully transitioned to e-commerce summarize the business history product and target market what aspects of the business changed in the transition what are the marketing trends that you identify what else could the company include in their marketing plan to remain competitive i chose th

Decision Support for Internet Services

Investigate the following details: The current state of the art in the technology being reported on The vendors of such technology How data is validated How technology can be used to facilitate decision methods described in the class Privacy and confidentiality issues

Online Retail Services

1. Why were so many entrepreneurs drawn to start businesses in the online retail sector initially? 2. What frequently makes the difference between profitable and unprofitable online businesses today? 3.How have travel services suppliers benefited from consumer use of travel websites?

McDonalds vs Starbucks: Local market approaches

I need help understanding how McDonalds and Starbucks are able to establish their brands to fit local markets through architectural design of the stores, their e-commerce strategies and service to accommodate the local markets and culture. Please explain their approaches individually and see if there are any differences or simil