| Mar 3, 2011
| 6:44 PM
Who doesn’t love a great deal? Imagine: GroupOn, LivingSocial, Restaurant.com and the hundreds of other deal sites… all in one.
Microsoft just launched Bing Deals today. This new feature aggregates deals in your area for you. It’s a...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 10:00 PM
The daily deal site industry is expected to grow to about 4 billion dollars in 2015, and you can’t blame Facebook for wanting a piece of the pie. The social networking giant is expanding its "Deals" feature in an effort to to compete with sites such...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Amazon will sell $10 gift cards to its site for half the price on Tuesday, through its daily deals site AmazonLocal.
It's a bid to boost customer interest in the nine-month-old AmazonLocal service, which is one of several deal sites that sprang up...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 6:38 PM
If the iPhone brought apps to your phone, the newly launched browser extension PowerInbox wants to be the iPhone for your inbox. The goal? To become the future of e-mail.
Currently the platform has three apps that make checking e-mail more productive and...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 2:14 PM
We’re happy you’re here. We have so much to show you because Chicago Shopping is unlike any other retail site out there. Just like you, we want to find the day’s best deals, discover discounts at our favorite retailers and learn about...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:12 PM
Online retailers are reaching beyond the desktop this Thanksgiving weekend to snag shoppers wherever they may be — curled up on the couch, sipping a latte at a coffee shop and even standing in line at the cash register.
No longer content with...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 3:02 PM
If you're anything like us, you studiously avoided Black Friday because it's just too insane. Instead, you are eagerly awaiting Cyber Monday because online shopping from the couch in your PJs is so much more fun.
Here are a few of the best Cyber Monday...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 1:06 PM
If you've been staring at the huge banner of the beautiful Renee Fleming on the back of the Civic Opera House — or noting how well the Lyric Opera of Chicago finds the sex and glamour in its promotion of its season of operas — you're...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 10:13 AM
In the realm of major U.S. cities, Seattle is the second least plastic and has some of the most unhandsome men, according to a new survey from the daily deals website LivingSocial.com.
The study, which sought to identify the vainest city in the country,...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 7:08 AM
It's time for more cool websites and apps! This week's selections will help you save some money, cook up some good food, and have some traditional fun.
DealsGoRound - If eBay and Groupon (or LivingSocial) had a baby, it would be DealsGoRound....
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Would you allow a stranger who had been arrested for indecent liberties with a child to work in your home?
Almost 60 people in Indianapolis did, and they found him through a LivingSocial deal. They also discovered he ripped some of them off.
| Feb 5, 2012
If you don't know where you're going on vacation this year, you may not be indecisive. You might just be a bargain hunter.
Increasingly, travelers are trading the certainty of the destination for savings, Peter Yesawich, vice chairman of MMGY Global, a...