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Nasdaq Rally May Leave Pure Plays Behind

Even with its slender gain of 1.89 points Friday, the Nasdaq composite stock index has risen nearly 300 points since 2001 began -- a 12.1 percent improvement in 13 business days ...

E-tailers Not Harmed by Blackouts… Yet

Northern California buckled under the impact of rolling blackouts for thesecond day in a row Thursday, but Internet retailers based in the Silicon Valley say they have not suffered any power outages or lost sales -- yet ...

Where Is CDNow, Now?

Most Net users and e-commerce watchers haven't heard a great dealabout CDNow lately. But that mightbe the way the former high-flier wants it ...

Ailing Drkoop.com Cuts 45 Jobs and Heads West

In a bid to survive the ongoing dot-com shakeout, Drkoop.com (Nasdaq: KOOP) said Tuesday that it will cut 45 workers primarily in its Austin, Texas offices and move the company's headquarters to Santa Monica, California. ...

E-Commerce Giants Launch Anti-Fraud Site

The Worldwide E-Commerce Fraud Prevention Network, whose members include Amazon.com, American Express, Buy.com and Expedia.com, announced the launch Monday of MerchantFraudSquad.com,a new site dedicated to combating online fraud ...

Report: Portals Gaining On Stand-Alone E-tailers

While individual e-tailers have come under fire from some quarters for underwhelming holiday sales, many online shopping malls and portals doubled their growth rates over the same period, according to the Yankee Group ...

QVC.com Hits Right E-Commerce Notes

Boosted by strong customer service reviews, QVC.com rose to the top of Forrester Research's General Merchandise PowerRankings, beating both Amazon.com and BestBuy.com ...

eBay’s Not-So Happy New Year

eBaywent to bed on December 31st flush with holiday success, and woke up to a New Year full of snags. ...

Is the Sun Setting on E-Bookstores?

There is an interesting paradox developing in the online bookstore industry. Fourth quarter revenues (including holiday sales) are up, and books continue to be the top-selling product category on the Net, but virtually across the board, book e-tailers are falling short of analyst earnings estimates. ...

Are All Dot-Com Layoffs Created Equal?

In December, the job placement firm of Challenger, Gray and Christmas released a report saying that Internet job losses had increased for seven straight months, and that more than 40,000 dot-com jobs had disappeared in a 12-month period ...

More Layoffs for MVP.com

MVP.com announced Monday that it has laid off 36 more employees as part of a restructuring plan the online sports e-tailer began in December, when it laid off 79 people ...

E-Holiday Boasts High Customer Satisfaction

More than 90 percent of online shoppers were satisfied with their holiday shopping experiences and more than two-thirds plan to buy online again soon, according to a report released Monday by the NPD Group. ...

Tech Stocks Stable After Wild Ride

Boosted by gains in big cap tech stocks like Cisco, Intel and Microsoft, the Nasdaq composite stock index barely ended its seven-session losing streak Thursday, finishing up 7.34 points in the fifth largest volume trading day in its history. ...

E-Commerce Eyes Bush Cabinet Pick

With the nomination Wednesday of Don Evans as U.S. Secretary of Commerce by President-elect George W. Bush, many e-commerce analysts are wondering how the potential new Cabinet member will affect the New Economy. ...

Report: Brick-and-Clicks Now E-tail Model

Many brick-and-click Web merchants are following a basic recipe for success this holiday season, according to a new report from the Yankee Group ...

Report: E-tailers Still Facing Service Hurdles

Many e-tailers will not have the capabilities to meet growing customerservice demands this holiday season, according to a report issued by Jupiter Research and the NPD Group ...

Auction Sites See Holiday Surge

Auction sites are dominating the 2000 online holiday shopping season, according toa report issued by Media Metrix. ...

U.S. Official Warns of Cyber Catastrophe

National Security Council top cyber-official Richard Clarke said Friday that the next president of the United States has to make Internet security a top priority if the country is to avoid potentially catastrophic events. ...

Report: Women Top Men as Net Buyers

Women have made a higher percentage of online purchases than men for two quarters running,according to a survey released Thursday by Greenfield Online. ...

Tower and MP3.com In Music Delivery Deal

Tower Records and MP3.com announced a deal Wednesday that will provide customers with immediate online streaming access to music they purchase from TowerRecords.com, and eventually Tower Records brick-and-mortar retail stores. ...

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