Cyber Monday

Prepare for the Festive IT Headache

Graham Welch | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Tech
Graham Welch

The holidays are a time for giving, we all know, and 2014 continues the trend of the past few years - one of the most popular gifts this year will be a new tablet, smartphone or laptop...

6 Warnings That Cyber Monday Has Become Too Easy, Too Fast

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK

The 1st December is Cyber Monday, which is set to be the biggest day of the year for online shopping. It is noticeably different from Black Friday ...

Millions Of Britons Left Spiritually Empty After Buying Crap They Didn't Need On Black Friday

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Comedy

People across Britain have been left feeling confused and spiritually bereft after buying stuff they didn't need because it was cheaper than usual. ...

There Really Are Some Incredible Deals On Tech This #CyberMonday

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Tech

Why does Cyber Monday exist? No one's really sure how the bond was forged between the ideals of Thanksgiving and then spending an enormous amount of m...

Staying Safe on Cyber Monday

David Emm | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Tech
David Emm

Cyber Monday, which this year falls on 1 December, is one of the busiest online shopping days of the year - for consumers and fraudsters alike. With more and more of us living connected lives, less people are shopping on the high street.

The UK's Best Black Friday Deals

Sarah Willingham | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Willingham

If you're about to embark upon your Christmas shopping then now is the time because Black Friday is here! In two days some of the biggest names on the high street will be cutting prices and offering brilliant deals on ideal Christmas gifts.

The Dos and Dont's Of Black Friday And Cyber Monday

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Once an American tradition, Black Friday (28 November) and Cyber Monday (1 December) have well and truly made their way to UK soil. Despite all th...

Black Friday Opening Times: All You Need To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Woman Fights Off Everyone In Wembley Asda For Flatscreen TV, Wins Black Friday Friday 28th November 2014 is Black Friday, the US-imported s...

Best Black Friday And Cyber Monday Deals In The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your computer screen is filled with "Black Friday this" and "Cyber Monday that" but you don't have half a clue what's going on then fear not dear i...

Crap Friday

Katie Hopkins | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Katie Hopkins

See you later Black Friday! So long Cyber Monday! Today is Crap Friday. It is the day that all the things you ordered on Cyber Monday are due to arrive at your home or are ready for collection in store.

It's the Most Wonderful Dangerous Time of the Year

David Emm | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech
David Emm

We're particularly vulnerable at Christmas. Many of us now routinely shop online, because it's quick and convenient. But at Christmas the volume of online transactions goes through the roof.

Just Another Manic Cyber Monday': Parcels And Christmas Preparations

Simon Veale | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK
Simon Veale

In the run-up to Christmas, the ability to visit digital stores is of real benefit to those many individuals who find themselves with lots of things to buy but not enough time to pop to the shops on their local high street.

Cyber Monday Be Damned: The Virtual High Street is Letting Shoppers Down

Neil Ayres | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK
Neil Ayres

how much of the alleged £222,222 of customer spending that takes place every minute during the UK's Cyber Monday, are the traditional retailers actually getting a share of?

More Proof That We're Not Just Splashing Out On Cyber Monday

Charlie Thomas | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

Continuing in Huff Post UK's mission to sort cool stuff from PR fluff, further evidence has reached us to support the theory that Cyber Monday isn't t...

Mouse About That

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Tech

If the streets seem a little quieter than normal on Monday 3 December it’ll be because everyone is busy ordering Christmas presents online. Amazo...

Cyber Christmas: Does The High Street Stand A Chance?

Emma Gannon | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Gannon

What do you think? Is the future of retail to be solely online? Are we starting consider the high street to be a place to grab a leisurely Starbucks but not a shopping trolley? It seems that it is now more important than ever for brands to devise and implement a good e-commerce strategy in order to engage with the increasingly savvy 21st century shopper.