The e-commerce industry has developed into a booming $186.2 billion business in 2012, according to comScore. In January, Reuters discussed how holiday shopping through flash sales retailers grew twice as fast as traditional online merchants. The same article also questioned whether flash sales can sustain its searing growth or plateau. Read more.
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Last week, 60 Minutes aired a segment about robots and how they’re taking the jobs of human beings. It briefly recounts the history of robots portrayed in popular culture throughout the decades leading up to the real-life, practical applications of robotics in the modern era. Read more.