Shop online, help underprivileged with 'chai'
Shop online, help underprivileged with 'chai'

Winter is the time of the year when usually craving for tea and hot snacks goes up. But some people can't afford to soak in such joys. A website has now launched a campaign so 'chai' would be served to the underprivileged in Delhi-NCR whenever anyone shops from the platform.

Users' engagement up 7 times in GOSF 2014

The Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) 2014 witnessed seven times more users' engagement than last year, Nitin Bawankule, industry director, eCommerce, Google India said here Friday.

Amazon launches Kannada books, movies, music store
Amazon launches Kannada books, movies, music store

Amazon.In, has announced the launch of its Kannada books, movies and music store on the eve of the Kannada Rajyotsava, the state formation day, tomorrow.

Online shopping versus offline shopping, the unending debate

The big debate that is going on these days is whether to shop online or offline (good old brick and mortar stores) and which mode of shopping gives one a better experience.

Shah Rukh Khan to endorse online fashion brand
Shah Rukh Khan to endorse online fashion brand

Hindi film industry's 'Badshah' Shah Rukh Khan has been roped in to lend his star power to -- his first association with an online fashion brand. He's excited to join the "fashion revolution".

Flipkart - Much ado about nothing

There is a joke amongst Bengalis – if you want a day off, just start shouting 'cholbe na cholbe na! inqilaab zindabad!', on the streets and the entire city will come to a halt. No one is going to ask you why you are protesting, rather they will just join you.

This festive season spend wisely
This festive season spend wisely

Rama Sreekant shares a few tips

Exchange old furniture to make underprivileged smile

Spread joy and cheer by giving away your old furniture to deprived people in rural areas in exchange for special offers and discounts at a home store.

Havaianas collaborates with Mara Hoffman

Havaianas, the world’s most stylish and comfortable flip-flops, is teaming up with fashion designer Mara Hoffman for an explosion of colors and patterns this spring.

Indian women largest online food shoppers: Survey

Indian women have come a long way from being homemakers to being the largest consumers of online food. They are dynamically using the handiness of internet services for satiating the food choices of their families, a survey says.

Farhan Akhtar is face of

Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar has been chosen to endorse online shopping portal

Women take lead in choosing V-Day gifts for men online

The number of women searching for Valentine`s Day gift ideas for their partners was more than men in the past 30 days, according to a new research.

Online shopping voted as best technological advancement

Being crazy about shopping, Britons have voted online stores the best technological advance of the 21st century.

Amazon may predict and ship your order before you place it

World`s largest online retailer Amazon has developed a `mind-reading` technology that will predict what people want to buy and ship packages even before customers have placed an order.

Google`s online shopping extravaganza attracts 2 mn visitors

Google`s annual online shopping event `GOSF` attracted 2 million visitors this year as people thronged e-commerce sites to check out deals on electronics, shoes, watches and travel.

Internet might not necessarily help you save more: Study

Despite providing a fast and easy way of comparing products and purchase them, Internet might not be necessarily helping consumers save the extra dollar, a new survey has revealed.

Fashionably Digital

Amy Fernandes finds that FarFetch is a one-stop shopping site that takes the merchandise from the world`s most discerning fashion boutiques and makes it available to anyone, regardless of geographic location.

Amazon starts Sunday deliveries, taps US Post

The US Postal Service has entered a partnership with online retail giant Amazon to deliver its packages on Sundays for the first time.

Alibaba sets record with $5.75 bn sales in one day

China`s biggest online shopping company, Alibaba has reportedly set record in online sales by processing goods worth more than 5.75 billion dollars in one-day shopping free fest.

Security, other factors push Indians to shop online for Diwali

Security concerns, heavy discounts, abundant choices and rising fuel prices are some of the reasons why many Internet savvy Indians have shifted to online shopping this Diwali, says an Assocham survey.