2013 Holiday Gift Guide
Retail e-commerce sales will be up 15 percent this year, and mobile shoppers will drive a hefty portion of that growth, eMarketer says.
Velocity Micro's Vector Holiday Edition offers one of the best deals we've ever seen in a mainstream PC. For under $1,000, this system provides a Blu-ray drive, overachieving speed, and room to grow in an attractive, well-built package. We enthusiastically recommend this system to anyone looking for a fast, affordable computer.
The search giant plans to go after Amazon in an effort to beef up product search and e-commerce offerings. Google's first target: groceries.
It appears Dell has lost its multiyear edge on Apple as US consumers' most-desired desktop computer brand. Apple also beats out Roku for streaming media devices and Samsung for smartphones.
iPhone users with the Apple Store app can download a free holiday playlist.
CNET shows you great tech choices for your $25, $50, or $100 gift cards.
At least three other US retailers suffered unpublicized attacks similar to the one on Target, Reuters reports.
E-readers for the holidays, some of which will actually fit in your stockings! Maybe.
ComScore finds US online shoppers using desktop computers spent 10 percent more than last holiday season, propelled by gadget sales. It was expecting an increase of 14 percent.
Although UPS delays left some Amazon customers empty-handed, the company boasts a merry Christmas, both for sales and services like its Amazon Prime.