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Bringing the offline online is difficult. Asking someone with no desire to pull their phone from their pocket and interact with a brand to do just that is the dream of every advertising team, but what’s the magic formula? Gamification? Yeah, that’s worked in the past. Bad news, though: the people at the top of the industry claim that that particular carrot is about to drop off the stick.

How do you drag the offline online, why is doing it so important and what’s the next ‘-fication’ that’ll solve all your worries? Fret not, advertising world; we can rebuild you. We have the technology… Read more

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Tesco has announced a move to embrace digital movies by partnering with Blinkbox and offering to hand them out to customers when they pay for one of a select list of Blu-Rays or DVDs. It’s part of what the supermarket hopes will “help start a digital revolution,” and may pave the way for a big shift in movie buying. Read more

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Amazon outed the Amazon grocery store last year, now it’s prepping a home delivery service. Right now, AmazonTote is restricted to a trial by Amazon employees in Seattle. In its current form it features a weekly delivery of groceries in reusable tote bags.

The FT says the service will be rolling out soon in the US and there are whispers that it’ll be arriving in the UK too. But with items in its food store on the pricey side, will Amazon be able to take on Ocado and Tesco in the shopping delivery war? Click the headline to hit the comments and let us know what you make of these plans?

Out TBC | £varies | Amazon (via The Financial Times)

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Tesco has launched its iPhone app for food shopping on the go, and it’ll sync with whatever digital trolley dash you’ve got going in a browser. Because the Tesco app hooks up to your account, you can add or amend orders, and choose delivery slots. All you need to shop on the go is a Tesco account.

Out now | Free | App Store

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Tesco has launched its game trade-in scheme across the UK, with over 60 Tesco stores across the country now accepting and selling used games. Could this spell trouble for traditional games retailers?

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Another gadget-crammed week has come to an end. There’s been lots to tell. Missed it all? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve rounded up all the best bits from the week right here. Read on for our weekly bite-size roundup of what went down.

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Tesco has launched a SIM only deal at a rock bottom price, one which would appear to be targeting hard pressed parents getting rinsed by text-mad teenagers.

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Amazon has just added a grocery section to its UK site putting it in competition with online shopping players like Ocado, Tesco and Sainsbury’s. We’ve taken a wander through the virtual shelves of the Amazon UK grocery store to see what’s in stock and got some pretty interesting results. Fancy pre-ordering a 48-pack of Frazzles? Now you can…

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