27 Dec '11, 12am

iPad dominates post-Christmas online shopping

NEW YORK - Post-Christmas sales are in full swing - and nowhere is the action more frenzied than online. An IBM Benchmark report found that sales from mobile devices on Dec 25 this year accounted for 14.4 per cent of total online sales, up from 5.3 per cent on Christmas Day 2010-an increase of 172.9 per cent. The iPad accounted for 7 per cent of all online sales on Christmas Day-meaning that 7 per cent of all purchases made online on Dec 25 were made from an iPad, just 18 months after the tablet computer was first released by Apple, said Mr John Squire, chief strategy officer for IBM's Smarter Commerce unit. The iPhone accounted for 6.4 per cent of all online sales, while in third place was Android, with a 5 per cent share of the spoils. "The iPad wasn't even around two years ago and now it's the leading mobile device for purchases. Android came out from nowhere last year,...

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