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Come Next Monday, All You’ll Hear are Consumer Mouse Clicks

“Cyber Monday” is the marketing term for the Monday following “Black Friday” that, since its debut in 2005, has been a pinnacle online shopping day of the year. For years online retailers have seen an increase in web traffic beginning the Monday after Thanksgiving break. Once more and more companies began to catch on, many […]

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Buyer Be Ready, Mobile Wallets are on the Rise

There has been significant chatter on the rise of mobile payments and how this emerging technology could potentially disrupt how we buy and sell. However, it may be confusion over the entire mobile pay concept that is the biggest barrier to adoption. While there are a number of business models in the mobile payments world, […]

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Groupon Beats LivingSocial in Revenue and Online Buzz

New data released by Yipit reveals that in August 2011, Groupon’s revenue grew 13% from July to reach $121 million, while LivingSocial’s revenue dropped 3% to $45 million during the same time period. Similarly, Groupon is beating LivingSocial when it comes to online buzz. Social Radar data reveals that this past August, almost 4.4 million […]

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