The busiest day for pre-Christmas online shopping was ‘Cyber Sunday’ December 5th, with Lego the most searched for gift, according to new research.
UK police have arrested WikiLeaks founder and owner Julian Assange on an arrest warrant from Sweden, where he is accused of sexual crimes.
Amazon has invested $175m (£112m) in Living Social, a rival to popular deals site Groupon.
Today (Monday 6th December) is set to be the busiest online shopping day of 2010 in the lead-up to Christmas, as sales and traffic levels have begun to gather momentum towards Mega Monday, according to new forecasts from key players in the UK ecommerce sector.
US political heavyweights have forced Amazon to remove controversial whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks from its server.
The UK’s major toy retailers must upgrade their online offering if they are to beat competitors to the Christmas rush, according to the 2010 Toy Retail Report compiled by eCommerce display experts Brandbank.
UK shoppers buy more products online and spend more money than internet users in any other European country, according to new research.
Google is set to launch its ‘Google Editions’ electronic book store early next year in the UK, taking on the likes of Amazon and Apple in the growing online publishing market, according to a news report.
While 58 % of top online UK retailers are ‘mobile ready’, only 19 % of consumers plan to shop online this Christmas via their handsets, according to new research.
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