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Black Friday 2016 Online Spending Pushed past $5 Billion

Black Friday 2016 Online Spending Pushed past $5 Billion

The final numbers of the Adobe online Black Friday 2016 consumer spending are in....

Nov 26 2016, 2:30pm CST

Gartner: Global IT Spending to Reach $3.5 Trillion in 2017

Gartner: Global IT Spending to Reach $3.5 Trillion in 2017

Driven by growth in software and IT services revenue, worldwide IT spending is forecast to reach $3.5 trillion in 2017 -- up 2...

Oct 19 2016, 7:29am CDT

Information Security Spending to reach $81.6 Billion in 2016: Gartner

Information Security Spending to reach $81.6 Billion in 2016: Gartner

The global spending on information security products and services will reach $81.6 billion in 2016 -- an increase of 7.9 per c...

Aug 9 2016, 5:45pm CDT

Global Semiconductor Capital Spending to Decline in 2016: Gartner

Global Semiconductor Capital Spending to Decline in 2016: Gartner

Worldwide semiconductor capital spending is projected to decline 0.7 percent in 2016 to $64.3 billion, market research firm Gar...

Jul 25 2016, 5:01am CDT

Cloud Shift to Affect over $1 Trillion in IT spending by 2020 Predicts Gartner

Cloud Shift to Affect over $1 Trillion in IT spending by 2020 Predicts Gartner

More than $1 trillion in IT spending will be directly or indirectly affected by the shift to Cloud in the next five years --...

Jul 22 2016, 3:04am CDT

Spending on IoT Security to reach $348 Milloon in 2016 says Gartner

Spending on IoT Security to reach $348 Milloon in 2016 says Gartner

The global spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) security will reach $348 million in 2016 -- a 23.7 percent increase from la...

Apr 25 2016, 6:11am CDT

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Panel Report Recommends Spending Extra $4.5 Billion Yearly For Health Emergencies

A new health report written by the Commission on Creating a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future (GHRF) has recommended...

Jan 14 2016, 2:33pm CST

Black Friday 2015 Spending is Up 8.5% So Far

Black Friday 2015 Spending is Up 8.5% So Far

Adobe reports that nearly $27 billion have been spent online so far in Black Friday shopping, up 8.4% from last year....

Nov 25 2015, 2:22pm CST

Tech Spending increase Ahead of Black Friday

Tech Spending increase Ahead of Black Friday

It was noted by CEA that the spending in tech products are high this season. People are yet to make more purchases on Black Fri...

Nov 26 2014, 7:37am CST

Apple Reportedly Spending $3.2 Billion for Acquiring Beats Electronics

Apple Reportedly Spending $3.2 Billion for Acquiring Beats Electronics

Apple keeps on buying new companies to build the future products with advanced functions...

May 9 2014, 2:54pm CDT

How Facebook Is Spending Billions Buying Your Attention

Much has been blogged, tweeted and written about Facebook’s massive 19 billion dollar acquisition of WhatsApp. It’s fascinating...

Feb 24 2014, 7:26am CST

Infographic: Higher Education Spending Does Not Correlate With Better Academic Performance

A new infographic released by ubiquitous mass e-mailer and education link bait site, er, “resource hub,” BestEducationDegrees (...

Feb 12 2014, 3:25pm CST

FCC Plans to increase spending on web connections for schools and libraries

FCC Plans to increase spending on web connections for schools and libraries

Spending will double to $2 billion...

Feb 3 2014, 11:26am CST

IBM To Spend $1.2B For New Data Centers As Part Of Pre-2015 Spending Spree

IBM To Spend $1.2B For New Data Centers As Part Of Pre-2015 Spending Spree

A week after announcing it was moving the Watson computer system to New York City as part of a new $1 billion business unit, IB...

Jan 17 2014, 12:11am CST

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Does Obamacare Deserve Credit For Slowing The Growth In Health Care Spending?

The annual report of from the actuaries over at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is out for 2012 and, for t...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

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Global tech spending seen slipping 1 pct in 2014

Global technology spending seen down 1 percent in 2014 on lower prices of tablets, smartphones LAS VEGAS (AP) — T...

Jan 5 2014, 7:51pm CST

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Mental Health Measures Removed From New Military Spending Bill

When the House of Representatives recently passed its version of the National Defense Authorization Act, it contained measures...

Dec 20 2013, 4:21pm CST

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US mobile ad spending to soar, says eMarketer

US mobile ad spending to hit nearly $9.6 billion in 2013, boosted by Facebook, Google NEW YORK (AP) — Research fi...

Dec 20 2013, 8:36am CST

Spending Two Perfect Days In Tokyo

Spending Two Perfect Days In Tokyo

Lost in Translation captures both the enthralling allure and mysteriousness of Tokyo for uninitiated Westerners. Though it has...

Dec 20 2013, 8:34am CST

BBC Ends its Digital Media Initiative after Spending £98M

BBC Ends its Digital Media Initiative after Spending £98M

After failure in matters of goal accomplishment, the Digital Media Initiative was stopped by the BBC. Ending this technology pr...

May 25 2013, 3:34am CDT

Black Friday 2011 Spending is up 26% according to ComScore

Black Friday 2011 Spending is up 26% according to ComScore

Black Friday 2011 seems to have set new record sales according to the first round of analyst reports....

Nov 28 2011, 3:09am CST

Black Friday Online Spending up 16%

Black Friday is over and now the number crunching starts. IBM's Coremetrics is one of the first to come out with a Black Friday...

Nov 27 2010, 2:51pm CST

People Spending More Time On Facebook That Any Other Site

People Spending More Time On Facebook That Any Other Site

And that includes YouTube...

Sep 10 2010, 7:23am CDT

Cyber Monday 2009 Sales Match Highest Online Spending Day

Cyber Monday 2009 Sales Match Highest Online Spending Day

This week's Cyber Monday sales may not have broken any records, but they did tie with December 9, 2008 as the highest spending...

Dec 3 2009, 12:30pm CST

This Black Friday Saw $595 Million In U.S. Online Spending

This Black Friday Saw $595 Million In U.S. Online Spending

I want you all to stop for a second and really try to wrap your brains around the number five-hundred and ninety-five million....

Nov 30 2009, 9:43am CST

Black Friday 2009 Had More Shoppers But Average Spending Was Down

Black Friday 2009 is over and it is time to look how well it went for retailers. The Black Friday sales are an indicator for th...

Nov 30 2009, 6:00am CST

Lower Your Radeon Video Card Temps without spending a Penny

ThinkComputers explains how you lower Your Radeon Video Card Temps without spending a Penny. Quote: "While researching HD 4850...

Sep 14 2008, 4:00am CDT

comScore Says Online Spending is Way Up Compared to Last Year

comScore Says Online Spending is Way Up Compared to Last Year

According to comScore, online retailers have had a banner year in 2007. Holiday retail spending has surpassed $22 billion, an 1...

Dec 17 2007, 10:46am CST

2007 Online Holiday Retail Spending up 18%

2007 Online Holiday Retail Spending up 18%

comScore, Inc. announced new numbers on the e-commerce spending for the first 44 days of the November - December 2007 holiday s...

Dec 17 2007, 5:22am CST

Cyber Monday expected to surpass $700 Million in Online Spending

Cyber Monday expected to surpass $700 Million in Online Spending

Comscore expects Cyber Monday (that s today!) to surpass $700 Million in online spending, which would make it heaviest online s...

Nov 26 2007, 2:00am CST

Spending the Night at the Apple Store in NY

Spending the Night at the Apple Store in NY

The guys from Laptop magazine thought it would be fun to spend the night at the new Apple Store in New York, which has open 24...

May 31 2006, 1:08pm CDT