Screenshots: If your online shopping cart seems a bit expensive, blame the inflation elves

Buying holiday clothing gifts online? Take out your credit card with the highest limit. Online inflation that has wreaked havoc on the economy has really hit clothing the hardest, San Jose tech giant Adobe said. Adobe found that online inflation data for November hit an all-time high with a 3.5% year-over-year increase. This is the biggest increase since Adobe started tracking the digital economy in 2014, and the 18th consecutive month of online inflation.

“Persistent supply chain constraints and sustainable consumer demand have supported record inflation in e-commerce, with apparel seeing a high volume of out-of-stock messages online compared to other categories,” said Patrick Brun, Adobe vice president of growth marketing and ideas. “With offline prices soaring in the Consumer Price Index, however, it is still cheaper to buy categories such as toys, computers and sporting goods online. “

Clothing is the flagship category, with prices up 17.3%. Interestingly, clothing prices are up while electronics are actually down 0.4% year-on-year. For me, it’s because of waistline inflation due to year-over-year expansion after a few years without gyms. Maybe in 2022? Already a fitness resolution for the New Year. I am an avant-garde …

More on the Bored monkey non-fungible tokens purchased by Steph curry and others. These things are the coolest NFTs, if you like expensive fantasy stuff. Make no mistake and list your digital collectible for 1% of its value. It happened this week when a collector named Max made a typo, mislisted his NFT and lost $ 250,000, as reported by the Financial Times and others. “It’s going to happen”, Max thought. Twitter. He is?

For the uninitiated, the Bored Monkey Yacht Club is a set of custom cartoon monkeys that Curry, Reddit co-founder (and Mr. Serena Williams) Alexis Ohanian and others bought, often using them as social media avatars. This makes Bored Apes one of the most high profile NFTs, which are digital media made unique through the use of cryptography and blockchain and then sold as collectibles.

Remember your cryptocurrency password. It’s even worse than selling your Bored Ape for 1% of its value. San Francisco Bitcoin collector Stephane thomas lost several hundred million dollars collecting Bitcoins and losing access to them. Unable to find his Bitcoin wallet password, Thomas said people magazine he “made peace” with the fact that he might never get his money back. Losing a quarter of a million on a cartoon of a monkey and $ 265 million on a crypto password failure? My wife gets angry if I forget to use a coupon …

Twitter communications went crazy early on Friday with a tweetstorm novelties and novelties of the past year. Highlights: New tips on how to get the coveted blue verified tick and how to pay for the tweet cancel feature, which lets you edit a tweet for up to 30 seconds. Go to https://twitter.com/TwitterComms to see everything …

Unbabel, a sci-fi startup that pairs artificial intelligence with human translators to help companies go global quickly, went even more global this week with the acquisition of Lingo24, a Scottish language company specializing in technology. CEO of Unbabel Vasco Pedro lives in Lisbon, Portugal and The City – and surfs in both places. Are they surfing off the Scottish coast?… And can someone translate the Scottish?

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