That's what the e-tailer tried to decide over the holidays, when it opened a Las Vegas pop-up store that let shoppers handle items before ordering. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains, the experiment could point to Zappos' future plans for opening physical stores.
In a store you can compare a bunch of headphones before you buy one, and that's exactly what's happening in Bozeman, Mont.
Call it HEL MD on wheels. The Army's truck-mounted High Energy Laser Mobile Demonstrator shows flying targets that it means business.
The Chinese smartphone maker enters brick-and-mortar stores in India to build upon its online retail success.
The e-commerce company will cut 2,400 postions this quarter and is mulling selling off its eBay Enterprise unit ahead of the spin out of its PayPal payments service.
The e-commerce giant's fitting room of the future lands at Nordstrom and Rebecca Minkoff stores.
The Internet Archive has released a library of 2,314 classic MS-DOS games that you can download and play for free in a browser-based emulator.
An entirely Web-based operation, WeBank issued its first loan to a truck driver on Monday.
Making a play to attract fashionistas, the Amazon-owned online retailer tries its hand at social experiments in a bid to convince shoppers to abandon brick-and-mortar outlets for the Internet.
Initially rolling out only for parts of Manhattan, Prime Now is the latest attempt by Amazon to compete with brick-and-mortar stores by offering speedy delivery of household items.