Latest Social shopping Stories

2012-07-24 23:01:59

Shopping Reimagined: “Glimpse” adds Store Catalogs; Displays ℠Beauty of the Web´ San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 TheFind, with Internet Explorer, today announced a collaborative effort to reimagine online shopping, as consumers increasingly shift to using a multitude of devices to research and buy things online and off. The result is Glimpse, an HTML5 web site that seamlessly integrates two key apps from TheFind -- Catalogue, its paper catalog app for tablets,...

2012-06-05 23:00:55

Coined as “Pinterest for Social Good,” Chipkos 2.0 is an online shopping experience that allows anyone to curate and share products that support the charities of their choice. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 05, 2012 Chipkos today announces their currently running IndieGoGo crowd funding campaign (10 days remaining) and imminent Chipkos 2.0 launch that allows anyone to create social shopping campaigns that support their favorite causes. The company has partnered with over 1,000...

2012-04-19 23:02:19

Shop.org Board Member Adds Retail Expertise in Front of Significant New Social Shopping Launch Mountain View, Calif. (PRWEB) April 19, 2012 TheFind, an eCommerce innovator, announced today the addition of Scott Silverman to its Board of Advisors. Silverman who is also a Member of the Board for Shop.org, was most recently a co-founder and VP of Marketing at iFeelGoods, Executive Director of Shop.org and also VP of Internet Retailing for the National Retail Federation. The company noted...

2012-02-14 18:00:00

Social Umami leverages Liferay´s out-of-the-box tools to create viral shopping experience Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Liferay, Inc., provider of the world´s leading enterprise-class open source portal, announced today the launch of a new social shopping network by Liferay partner Social Umami that was built on the Liferay platform. Social Umami, which allows users to share their favorite consumer products with friends, is now available in beta at...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'