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E-Commerce

Electronic commerce (e-commerce) is the trading in products or services using computer networks, such as the Internet. E-commerce draws on technologies such as mobile commerce, electronic funds transfer (EFT), supply chain management, online transaction processing, electronic data interchange (EDI), inventory management systems, and automated data collection systems. Use this topic to discuss online shopping carts, online marketplaces, and e-commerce platforms.

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I know someone who publishes an iPhone app which currently has an input field for the credit card number. But, this means the user must type it in, which is error prone and slow. So, I hope to reconfigure without even any coding changes to the app.

This is the kind of device I need to use...

http://magstripe.org/imag.html

https://www.amazon.com/ID-Technologies-ID-80110010-001-Shuttle-MagStripe/dp/B01CLJV0YW/ref=pd_day0_328_4?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=1R9YXSDV7B64JVP5WD78

https://www.amazon.com/ID-Tech-Idmr-Al30133-Reader-iPhone/dp/B00VGX2QV6/ref=sr_1_2/146-2848884-2147402?ie=UTF8&qid=1511036967&sr=8-2&keywords=iphone+card+swipe

https://www.amazon.com/Deftun-Bluetooth-Wireless-Magstripe-Collector/dp/B01N11U9IJ/ref=pd_sbs_328_5?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=94J69FY5A1Q7NJ4B5877

My question is...

Can one of these be used along with the app, on an iPhone, to get that credit card number into that field, but do so without  requiring any modifications to the app?

I see that some require a merchant account, and those will not work. The app I am describing must run and communicate with the server. It can not use an existing app to transmit the information.

All I need is a way to automate the manual key entry of the credit card #. So, can any of these readers be configured to insert the credit card # into that field?

I suppose, worst case, if the card reader inserted the CC# into a note, so it could be copied and pasted, that might be better.

Thanks
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Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

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I know there are many iPhone/Android insertable "credit card swipers," but those only work with PayPal, Square, or whichever brand that hardware is associated with. So, I need a generic one.

Does anyone know of one or more of these gadgets which can be plugged into a smart phone and configured to be an input device by an iPhone or Android app?

Thanks
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I am working with a small group of sales people and we'd like to divide commissions in thirds for each of us. But I see this would mean we'd need some corporate entity to manage this. But that is not the reason for my question on EE.

What systems exist for dividing commissions? I see this as a potentially complex process to manage.

Are there systems that can be licensed or used online to manage this for me?

I use a Mac, so any non-web app would require Mac support.

Thanks
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Hello and Good Afternoon Everyone,

            With bidding sites such as dealdash.com and tophatter.com advertising savings that customers achieve through their sites, I have to ask this question.  Can people really save money through bidding sites?  The savings portrayed on dealdash.com really sounds too good to be true especially when someone is getting a huge flat screen tv for $100 or a laptop for $30.  When I see testimonies such as these, I immediately become skeptical and full of disbelief.  

            What does everyone else think about bidding sites?  If someone has indeed experienced success or perhaps disappointment through them, please feel free to share.  I would be interested in any review about bidding sites rather it be positive or negative.

              Thank you

              George
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Hello and Good Evening Everyone,

          I am wondering how I can view a paid off balance of one of my accounts using Credit Karma.

          Thank you

          George
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Hello Experts,
What is the best online payment service that we can integrate to our applications ?
we need to collect on regular basis from customers in remote areas...

What do you use for this cases ?
Regards
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I'd like to create a payment gateway for my website that would enable customers to send money directly to my bank account. Is it possible?
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Hello and Good Morning Everyone,

            I realize that various credit cards have a 1% to 5% cash back rewards setup for specific purchases which total up to X amount of dollars.  I would like to take this to the next level and bring this concept outside of the box a little bit by asking this question.  Is it possible to get to award points which can be converted to gift cards or PayPal deposits by Amazon and Ebay for purchases made with a debit or PayPal account?  Perhaps there are third-party companies which act like a middle man between the customer and big companies that provide this benefit.  With the holidays forthcoming,  I think this would be an excellent way of lifting some of the financial burden commonly experienced each year.  What does everyone else think?  Is it possible?  If so, where can I go online to check this option out?

             Thank you

             George
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My OS is win 10 Prof 64 bit and I downloaded the Bitcoins Core software version 15.0.1  64 bit, I created a wallet, and then bought some test bitcoins from a atm machine.  When I returned I opened the software and it synced with the network, and according to the forum it takes a long time and downloads a lot of data.  But how long is long?  the software shows the : Estimated time left until synced : 2 weeks.  
Am I doing anything wrong to cause this, and how do I recover and is there a faster way.  Thank u for your advise. Regards
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Hi

I'm using opencart 2.1.0.2.  I'm not a developer and don't really know what will be causing my opencart problem.  

I've just moved my opencart site to a new web host site.

The information pages, ie Terms and Conditions for example, are not displaying properly. They were fine on the previous site. The other information pages are also affected the same way

I've attached a file that shows the problem. (I've only shown the left hand side so as to avoid putting my company name up for all to see).

As you will see, the text that is entered in the description runs down behind the other option boxes.

Anyone know what is causing this and what I need to do to fix it?

thanks.
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I have purchased  yesterday  Redmi 4 mobile the battery  is over heating when I went to smartchk it is saying to provide valid pin number what should I do? I want the exchange of this product if u want you can send a person to check the mobile seriously  sir  battery  is heating too much
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I keep getting this error:

https://gyazo.com/e42f6ac2d15e502aec32cbb0588408a8

I have reloaded the software twice now.

I am on a Bitnami Debian stack.

This is a new test site.
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Where do I find a list of email addresses that are:

- current
- opt-in
- American citizens
- with a certain political orientation

Suggestions?
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Anyone aware of any connection or sync products that will connect to/communicate with Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics and eCommerice and shopping cart websites like woo-commerce, Abante cart, Presta Shop, open cart, magenta, etc. Is there some kind of standard protocol in place that I should be looking for in evaluating any potential solutions? The idea is to be able to either download any orders from a website to Great Plains or to have Great Plains via a connector/sync app to connect to the website and downlaod orders and requests for information.  Thank you.
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A client of mine currently has her website hosted with Yahoo Merchant Solutions (now know as Aabaco Small Business or Luminate). They have been with them for about 20 years but we keep running into issues with the site and are now faced with upgrading to Store Editor 3.0 (a lot of customization will be lost) or starting a new site with them and have to redo the site completely. However both options still means we are tied to yahoo and their proprietary website that cannot be easily transferred so I want to ask which eCommerce or shopping cart solution you would recommend for a plant/flower business with about 75 products and each product sold in 3 to 5 quantities. I would prefer something simple so we can it ourselves but also one that is easy to maintain and keep the required security up to date. Thank you.
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I have read on the http://ficoscore.com/education/ website that "Between all three bureaus, there are 19 FICO® Scores that are most commonly used by lenders. The score version that matters most to you depends on the type of loan you’re interested in and where your lender pulls your scores. You can use the chart below as a guideline."

Are there any websites I can visit that will provide me with all of my current 19 FICO® Scores?

The websites I currently visit like Bofa.com, discover.com, and the credit bureau websites provide only one version of the Fico credit scores and I'm interested in seeing what my current 19 FICO® credit scores are.

What websites or services will allow me to do this?

FICO-SCORE-VERSIONS
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I am new to social media and was just invited onto a platform called "Alignable." I joined but need to fill out my profile.

Please explain what it is and how large they are?

I like that I am in touch with the organizer, which I think could be helpful as I work towards a press launch of my book.

Please help put it into perspective for me. Is it a good network? Who do they compete with?

Thanks
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I hear the term "Byzantium Fork" today in this article.

http://ethereumworldnews.com/byzantium-fork-will-hoist-ethereum-price-400-future-prediction-bullish-trend/

What's it mean?

Is that the source code "fork" which was made for Ethereum?

Why's it called that? Is Ethereum more able to fulfill the "Byzantine Fault Tolerance" methodology?

Thanks.
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I see the site went up in 2015 and they claim to be very fast.

http://mercatorcoin.com/

What do you know about them? It talks about the Proof of Stake algorithm and says it's fast.

Curious.

Thanks
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this graph shows a reduction in the Ethereum Energy Consumption Index in the pst few days.

https://digiconomist.net/ethereum-energy-consumption

was this coupled with a drop in volume? Any idea why their numbers improved?

Thanks.
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I like the functionality of Boomerang and would consider it on my next product launch. Does it require GMail?

Is Mail Gun an alternative? I used that once before and it did not require GMail.

Thanks,
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On this chart:

https://blockchain.info/charts

today I see 6,368,899 bytes

in the Mempool Size

And I see an Avg Block Size

How many transactions per block? 1600?

How many transactions are waiting, based on the numbers in the attached image file?

Bitcoin Stats
Avg Block Size: 0.65
Transactions per Day: 187,031
Mempool Size: 5,960,099 Bytes

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I see sub-domains available. What's it do?
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According to d-glitch:
"So roughly updating the math:  3 billion GPU / 600 ==> 5 million of the current hot mining ASIC's."

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29058457/Bitcoin-rough-estimate-for-number-of-PC's-mining-Bitcoin.html

I assume this is the estimated GPU's in the world divided by the fastest Mining machine. But what is the minimum number of GPU's still running where the electricity is cheap?

I am trying to find a rough dollar cost invested in the network today, of all machines mining Bitcoin, and some feeling for the scope of the hardware used by this massive network?

Thanks.
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According to this great research...

https://digiconomist.net/bitcoin-energy-consumption

"Number of U.S. households powered for 1 day by the electricity consumed for a single transaction"

6.56 homes

I am wondering what the $$ cash value this much electricity is?

Thanks
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E-Commerce

Electronic commerce (e-commerce) is the trading in products or services using computer networks, such as the Internet. E-commerce draws on technologies such as mobile commerce, electronic funds transfer (EFT), supply chain management, online transaction processing, electronic data interchange (EDI), inventory management systems, and automated data collection systems. Use this topic to discuss online shopping carts, online marketplaces, and e-commerce platforms.