Online sales for the key holiday retail day of "Cyber Monday" were on track for a record, helped by surging smartphone shopping, market trackers said.
With the explosion of online shopping, few can deny the power of the Internet.
Holiday shoppers flocked online during the critical holiday shopping season, but overall sales in November and December were disappointing.
More often shoppers are making the decision to sit on their couches rather than head to stores this holiday season.
Shoppers spent more than $3 billion online this "Cyber Monday," making it the biggest online shopping day ever.
Around 8 a.m. at a cavernous warehouse outside Pittsburgh recently, about four dozen delivery drivers for United Parcel Service got their first look at the scheduled drop-offs for the day.
Silicon Valley is famed for spawning the desktop, mobile and cloud computing revolutions. What is less well known is that it's one of the nerve centers for building the world's fastest number-crunchers.
If the beginning of the holiday season is any indication, it could be a merry mobile Christmas for shoppers.
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