Monthly Archives: December 2011

5 reasons why you shouldn’t give into the Christmas blues…

Now Christmas is over, you may very well be feeling down in the dumps. No more colourful decorations, endless parties, homes full of chatter, sumptuous food or celebrations. But this doesn’t mean you have to give into Christmas blues. Yes, … Continue reading

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5 New Year’s resolutions practically impossible to keep

I have decided this year that I am not going to make any New Year’s resolutions. Usually I make a list of what seem like viable changes to my life, but before I know it, it’s the middle of the … Continue reading

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Why it matters more than ever to stand out from the competition online

We all know that ecommerce is huge right now, and it looks set to grow and grow as smartphones become smarter and add to the rise of online shopping. Retailers took a big hit this year, with their high-street shops … Continue reading

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Will Apple’s iPad finally meet its match? Enter Google….

The world has yet to see a tablet computer that outshines Apple’s much coveted iPad. Other tablet manufacturers have seen some success, but not one single company has yet released a tablet which has experienced the iPad’s level of success. … Continue reading

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Recession or not, record online sales predicted for Xmas day

Great news for online businesses, with record sales expected on Christmas Day. It has been forecasted that UK consumers will spend £186m online on Christmas Day, with Boxing Day sales expected to see in excess of £365m splashed out by … Continue reading

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The UK’s most popular smartphone is NOT the iPhone

Contrary to popular belief, it seems that Apple’s coveted iPhone is not the UK’s favourite smartphone. Instead, Samsung has emerged as the UK’s most popular smartphone manufacturer in 2011. According to results gathered together by comparison website Broadband Genie, Korean … Continue reading

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Top 5 Christmas apps that will ensure you have a very merry Christmas

If you haven’t installed any Christmas apps yet, then shame on you! Now is the time to get into the festive spirit, so take a look at Parcel2go’s top 5 iPhone Christmas apps. There are loads out there to choose … Continue reading

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5 ways to drastically improve customer satisfaction whilst shopping online

We all know customers are the heart of every business, so ensuring you deliver an excellent service goes without saying. Yet, there are a few things that some of us don’t place enough importance on, such as site performance. What … Continue reading

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Apple could be preparing to launch sub-10 inch tablet

Reports suggest that technology giant Apple might be considering launching a new 7.85″ version of its iPad. According to IT news website Digitimes, sources involved in the iPad supply chain have said Apple is likely to release the new model … Continue reading

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Will 103 million users be enough to make eBay’s PayPal succeed in the daily deals world?

eBay’s PayPal has decided to compete with Groupon early next year by offering a new daily deals service that will offer specific discount vouchers based on consumers’ buying habits and locations identified through their smartphones. This seems like a strategic … Continue reading

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