It's Personal: It was inevitable, with online retailers promising the kind of speedy delivery unimaginable a few years ago, that the mind-boggling mechanics behind it all would eventually go haywire. Especially around Christmas, as some people found out the hard way.
It's Personal: Did shoppers spend a ton on Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and through the beginning of this week? Did stores make their numbers? Are iPads still the hot buy, malls the place to be, and is the Internet Hoovering more sales than ever?