Owners of small boutiques can now easily and inexpensively open online stores thanks to a point-of-sale software upgrade from Intuit.
QuickBooks Point of Sale Version 8.0 adds inventory and store management to its regular point-of-sale functions such as ringing up sales. It has been designed to work with Intuit’s Homestead e-commerce service, so Web stores and brick-and-mortar stores can share one inventory.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"