Finbots for Shopkeepers #2: Tuning into Shops with Sensors

Photo: Flickr under Creative Commons

Photo: Flickr under Creative Commons

Finbots for Shopkeepers Series #2

What is the one thing small shopkeepers and professional hackers have in common? They don’t leave any digital traces. While that may be good for hackers, small retailers suffer from the lack of recorded data about themselves and their business. They are less productive with analog processes and have a harder time convincing lenders to give them business loans. Luckily, smartphones and their native sensors are changing the digital game for microentrepreneurs. Smartphone sensors are the first part of the formula for Finbot-fueled growth.

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