Google eliminates Nest's CEO role and tucks the once promising 'Other Bet' into another business group (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google has pushed out Nest CEO Marwan Fawaz after receiving employee complaints about his leadership, according to a CNET report. Google plans to integrate the Nest unit within Google home devices unit, led by Rishi Chandra.

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Chatbots' impact on the payments ecosystem and how merchants can capitalize on them

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To keep pace with the ongoing shift toward e- and m-commerce, retailers are turning to chat apps, where smartphone users spend considerable time each day.

One way they’ve been accessing consumers on these platforms is through chatbots, or software programs that use business-to-consumer (B2C) text-based messaging as an interface through which customers can communicate with merchants in a question-and-answer format. See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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