Do you prefer shopping online? A growing number of shoppers prefer to shop online when compared to traditional stores.
IBM found the percent of customers who shop online jumped 16.4% on Christmas day over last year, and the dollar amount of orders made using mobile devices increased almost 173%.
IBM tracks shopping at more than 500 websites other than Amazon.com, which is the largest. IBM's research has found a huge increase in the number of shoppers making their puchases with iPhones, iPads, and Android-powered mobile devices.
IBM also goes on to say that nearly 7% of all online purchases were made using iPads, just 18 months after the tablet comptuers were released by Apple.