Bargain-hunting shoppers on Cyber Monday broke consumption records, making the online shopping bonanza the biggest e-commerce day in history, according to data from IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark.
It was a spectacular Cyber Monday! And it was the biggest online shopping day in history according to IBM, which tracks online retail via its Digital Analytics service. There was a 20.6 percent increase in online sales, with the biggest boost coming from mobile,which accounted for over […]
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are history, but if you’re on a budget and still shopping for someone on your list, don’t despair. Tracey Lomrantz Lester, editorial director of Gilt.com, a designer discount retailer, appeared on “Good Morning America” today to share six great high-end...
Hong Kong confirmed its first case of deadly H7N9 bird flu on Monday in a further sign that the virus is continuing to spread beyond mainland China's borders. The case is a 36-year-old Indonesian domestic helper with a history of contact with poultry and travel to Shenzhen in mainland China just north of Hong Kong.
Stuff from the inter-tubes… Fantastic long discussion of oral history and the nuclear aspects of the Yom Kippur War. More on this one in a bit. This just makes me want to throw up. Civil War logistics. Indeed, Charles Krauthammer is not widely respected by those on the left. A roundup of links on the [...]
IDC reported Monday that the PC market is expected to plunge by more than 10 percent this year, with consumer PC sales dipping by about 15 percent. That’s by far the steepest PC market decline in history. In total, the number of PCs sold is expected to decline by 10.1 precent in 2013, slightly below the previous projection of 9.7 percent. Show More Summary
Consumers set to spend £450m, says Visa, as the UK follows America's online shopping craze Briefing LAST UPDATED AT 10:51 ON Mon 2 Dec 2013 THE UK is expected to experience its busiest online shopping day in history today. Dubbed 'Cyber...Show More Summary
The New York Yankees are the premier franchise in all of professional sports having won an unprecedented 27 World Series Championships throughout their storied history. As such they have rarely offered discounted ticket specials. However...Show More Summary
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Linebacker Thomas Davis was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Month, the fifth player in Carolina Panthers history to earn the award. Davis had 35 tackles in November, including a game-high 17 in a Monday night...Show More Summary
A new report released Monday criticizes the nonprofit organization responsible for granting the "No Animals Were Harmed" end credit disclaimer. The investigation by The Hollywood Reporter reveals a long history by American Humane Association...Show More Summary
Liz Cheney, a Republican candidate for Senate in Wyoming, released a new ad Monday entitled "Daughters," which highlights her family's long history and roots in the state. The ad features Cheney's three daughters, who recount how the family's ancestors first came to the state in 1852. Show More Summary
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Investigators planned to release a long-awaited report Monday on the Newtown school shooting that could provide some of the first official answers to questions about the history of the gunman and the police response to one of the worst school shootings in history.
comScore has gazed once again into its crystal ball and the future looks bright for mobile commerce this holiday shopping season. Although the six fewer days between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year compared to last year will likely result in a “slight decline” in the overall spending growth rate compared to a typical year, it […]
CBS Sports.com's Gary Parrish has a weekly column called Poll Attacks, which is pretty self explanatory. However, his most recent column from Monday may feature by far the worst pollster in the history of ever. After a weekend of several...Show More Summary
AFP:OSLO: The Norwegian military said on Tuesday it plans to put its troops on a vegetarian diet once a week in a bid to fight a new kind of enemy — climate change. The army said its new meatless Mondays are meant to cut its consumption of ecologically unfriendly foods whose production contributes heavily to global warming. Show More Summary
Fact: Peyton Manning has the most passing yards through the first 10 games of the season of any QB in NFL history. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats and Info Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The report in the Mail on Sunday newspaper that QPR could run afoul of UEFA’s Financial Fair Play standards and face a fine in the £60 million range is no surprise. Harry Redknapp has a history of pushing clubs beyond their … Continue reading ? QPR and Malaga Are UEFA’s Whipping Boys in Financial Fair Play: Monday Soccer Insider is a post from World Soccer Talk.
The Indian Stream Republic--A Little Nation on the US-Canadian Border.Excellent Breaking Bad Season 5 Alternate Ending: Cranston wakes up from a bad dream with his wife from Malcolm in the Middle.The History of Doctor Who as the Bayeux...Show More Summary
Richard Drew/AP By Adam Samson The markets climbed on Monday, pushing the Dow above the 16,000 mark for the first time in history. Today's Markets As of 9:32 a.m. Eastern time, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 48.1 points, or...Show More Summary
Get serious this Monday with history, business and debates on offer.