Cyber Monday

December 6, 2016

RETAIL AND HOSPITALITY

#CiscoChat Cloud Optimization with Cisco Black Friday/Cyber Monday Recap + Data Security

Whew! Black Friday and Cyber Monday came and went quickly this year! With these two biggest annual shopping days coming earlier every year and more and more consumers taking advantage of outstanding online shopping opportunities, we decided to host a #CiscoChat just for those of you in the retail industry to discuss your discoveries. During […]

November 22, 2016

RETAIL AND HOSPITALITY

Rethinking Black Friday: The 4 AM Wakeup Alarm for Retailers

A staggering 94 percent of consumers will shop Amazon for gifts this holiday season, and 59% of them will start on Amazon. Here's what to focus on for the future of digital retailing.

January 9, 2014

WIRELESS AND MOBILITY

Mobile Location Based Services Trends of 2013

The holiday season which began with Cyber Monday on December 2nd 2013 has just ended and analyzing the impact on mobile commerce sales and location based services unveils some very interesting...

November 30, 2012

SECURITY

Cyber Security Survival for the Holidays

A couple of days ago, I participated in a Social Video Broadcast about cyber security survival tips for the holiday season. Some of my advice is familiar. Use stronger passwords, apply the “smell test” to too-good-to-be-true on-line offers, read the manual—especially the parts about account set up and security—when turning on a new device. Others […]

November 25, 2012

DIGITAL AND SOCIAL

Headed to work to do some holiday shopping? Welcome to Cyber Monday.

 Getting online — not just in line — to find the best deals. This holiday shopping season, brick-and-mortar stores are out to match e-commerce sites with the latest and deepest discounts, and even encourage in-store shoppers to buy online. About 85% of online retailers will offer special promotions on Monday when people return to work. And now there’s an entire […]