Amazon Tops Christmas Day 2012 Most Visited U.S. Retail Sites

Amazon Tops Christmas Day 2012 Most Visited U.S. Retail Sites: Amazon tops the U.S. in Christmas Day 2012 sales by far.  Amazon continues to be the best retailer online and was doing approximately 300 orders every second at its peak this year.  Walmart was second in U.S. visits based on Experian Marketing Services data from
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Twitter Gets TV Rating Via Nielsen Partnership

Twitter Gets TV Rating Via Nielsen Partnership: Today, Twitter and Nielsen announced a new partnership that will combine old and new media.  The new rating is called the Nielsen Twitter TV Rating.  The idea is to combine television viewing preferences with social media to get a fuller picture of what users are doing in conjunction
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Millennial Media Report – iPad Mini Impressions Grew Exponentially In November 2012

Millennial Media Report – iPad Mini Impressions Grew Exponentially In November 2012: Just as people are beginning to write Apple off and second-guess the company, the good news keeps coming in. Apple impressions for the iPad Mini grew at a faster rate than impressions for Amazon Kindle Fire and this means the latest product from
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“Occupy Wall Street” Twitter User Wants to Plead Guilty, But Not Just Yet

“Occupy Wall Street” Twitter User Wants to Plead Guilty, But Not Just Yet An Occupy Wall Street protester by the name of Malcolm Harris, age 23, has had his prosecution in an upright debate about who owns social media messages, as he awaits to plead guilty in his disorderly conduct case until  his attorney can
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Google+ Is Growing At Facebook Speed

Google+ Is Growing At Facebook Speed And here we have it, as of yesterday Google made an announcement that let their worldwide users known their system now has 135 million users checking their Google+ streams with every month that goes by. Since as recently as mid-September, as many as 100 million and counting have been
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Insurers Add Reserve Power!

Insurers Add Reserve Power! This past Sunday state regulators approved new rules for how the United States Life Insurers set reserves for future claims, a decision that may ultimately free up billions of dollars for their acquisitions, stock buybacks, their dividend increases, and other uses of designs to boost the industries indifferent returns. Under the
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Daily Deals Sector Contracting As Living Social Cuts 400 Jobs

Daily Deals Sector Contracting As Living Social Cuts 400 Jobs: The Daily Deals sector doesn’t seem to be growing much anymore.  Groupon recently went public but the company’s stock has been falling and investors are skeptical about the company’s future.  Today, Living Social announced layoffs for 400 people and this is more bad news showing
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Was Cyber Monday 2012 Super-sized?

Was Cyber Monday 2012 Super-sized? Cyber Monday isn’t the tradition it used to be.  It’s already changed from one day to a week and retailers are looking for new ways to promote online without ending the deals. Cyber deals could be a hit with consumers this year and the sales online give retailers instant info
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Black Friday 2012 Sales Predictions, What Did People Buy?

Black Friday 2012 Sales Predictions, What Did People Buy? Retailers are going to have a good year if sales continue to rise from Black Friday 2011.  Economic trends such as jobs are improving and sales of consumer electronics such as iPhones, tablets and e-readers could be hot items again this year.  We believe sales will
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Twitter Creates A New Way To Share Tweets From The Web

Twitter Creates A New Way To Share Tweets From The Web Coming soon, you’ll be able to share your tweets via email, directly from Twitter’s main web page. A feature already available in the mobile app, you’ll be able to send your tweet out to anyone directly from your Twitter stream or the details of
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Hurricane Sandy 2012 Goes Social Because It’s Bigger Than Irene Was

Hurricane Sandy 2012 Goes Social Because It’s Bigger Than Irene Was: Hurricane Sandy is barreling up the coast of the United States and it’s the main topic on social media outlets.  Pictures, videos, and information about the impact of Sandy 2012 is trending on Twitter while most people who stayed home from work are talking
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3 Reasons First Half 2012 Digital Ad Sales Slowed While Mobile Marketing Grew

3 Reasons First Half 2012 Digital Ad Sales Slowed While Mobile Marketing Grew: Digital ad sales are slowing while the mobile spending is growing.  More companies are discovering the benefits of moving their advertising strategy toward a mobile platform to get more reach.  Search engine marketing spend was steady at 22 versus 21 percent while
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When Big Bird Got Too Big – Sesame Workshop Asks Obama Campaign To Pull Ad

When Big Bird Got Too Big – Sesame Workshop Asks Obama Campaign To Pull Ad: After President Obama’s debate debacle which was parodied on Saturday Night Live and mainstream media, the campaign has decided to go a bit more negative.  The Obama campaign recently decided to run a new ad featuring Big Bird making light
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See This Infographic Showing How The Internet Has Changed Over The Last 10 Years 2002 – 2012

See This Infographic Showing How The Internet Has Changed Over The Last 10 Years 2002 – 2012: One of the most interesting infographics we have seen was just put out showing the difference between the internet now and in 2002.  More than one-third of the world is on the internet 2.27 billion as apposed to
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Pinterest Gaining On Facebook And Twitter In Driving Traffic To Retail Sites (Infographic)

Pinterest Gaining On Facebook And Twitter In Driving Traffic To Retail Sites (Infographic): What retailers must do to survive in a picture oriented social media landscape. Rich Relevance has created an awesome infographic that shows how social media is having an impact on retail traffic.  Retail sites are now getting more traffic from Pinterest than
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Fab.com Opens Up To The Public, Is The “Members Only” Model Over?

Fab.com Opens Up To The Public, Is The “Members Only” Model Over? Fab.com, the site for home decor, fashion, gear, clothing and other daily deals is opening up to the public.  Now anybody can browse the site and see new items for sale without being a registered member.  Fab.com sells trendy items that are stylish
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Stealth Electric Bikes Are Powerful, Lightweight, Agile and Fun (Video)

Stealth Electric Bikes Are Lightweight, Agile and Fun (Video): Stealth U.K. is quickly redefining the motor riding experience.  They have a series of electric bikes that are powerful, lightweight, agile and fun.   Stealth electric bikes can go up to 45 miles per hour and are an alternative to the motocross bike, moped and street
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The Folding Sunglasses Trend Isn’t Over, See The New Ray-Ban Aviator 3479

The Folding Sunglasses Trend Isn’t Over, See The New Ray-Ban Aviator 3479: The folding sunglasses trend isn’t over just yet. It may have just begun. The latest shade maker to get in the game is Ray-Ban.  The maker of the classic Wayfarers that are a hit with celebrities and musicians has created a set of
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Friedrich’s Kühl Air Conditioning Window Unit Cools Via Smartphone

Friedrich’s Kühl Air Conditioning Window Unit Cools Via Smartphone: Friedrich’s Kühl Air Conditioning Window Unit makes cooling – cool. It’s getting hot out there.  Time to change up the air conditioning unit and make sure all the appliances are ready for the summer.  Stay on top of the latest trends in home appliances with Friedrich’s Kühl
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Why Apple Is Rated Number 1 On The Brandz Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands 2012 List

Why Apple Is Rated Number 1 On The Brandz Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands 2012 List: Tech companies are gaining ground abroad led by Apple. Apple isn’t just one of the best companies on the globe and biggest in terms of market capitalization.  Apple is a brand people know, love and more importantly, trust.
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