|Salesforce Declares Hackathon a Tie
Declaring a tie, Salesforce has put an end to the Hackathon drama. More than 4,500 developers competed to build next-generation mobile apps on the Salesforce1 platform, and first prize was $1 million.
|Top Court Won't Hear Web Tax Case
Various state governments have been trying to put laws in place requiring online retailers, such as Amazon, to collect sales taxes. Now it appears the way has been paved for them to do just that.
|How About a Week of Cyber Monday?
Cyber Monday has arrived with lots of new sales. Some major retailers now promote a Cyber Week, and there are predictions the occasion may soon encompass the entire holiday season.
|Some Stores Close on Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a day for: A) Being with family and friends. B) Shopping for bargains. If your answer is "A," there are still some national retailers who agree and are bragging about being closed for the day.