Retailers Promoting Black Friday Via Twitter, Facebook And Email

Up to 138 million Americans plan to shop Black Friday weekend (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday), more than the 134 million people who planned to do so last year, according to a new survey from the National Retail Federation and BIGresearch. "The rules for Black Friday have changed significantly,” said NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay. […]

This Christmas, Prepare to Get Gift Cards via Facebook

Recent trends around social media as a platform for gift card sales suggest that Facebook will likely become a huge trafficker of gift cards in the coming years. In fact, new Facebook applications and early adopter brands will push the…

Giiv Lets You Give Gifts Via Text Message

This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: Giiv Quick Pitch: Giiv is a mobile gifting service that delivers gifts in […]