Cyber Monday, a massive marketing scam Video
Cyber Monday, a massive marketing scam Video Transcript
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Ten minute. Happy cyber Monday they have big retailers best online deals you are way. -- -- -- -- Cyber Monday was invented by shop dot org as the name for the behavior people without fat rock band or computers at home. He is -- of these people waited to shop online until they got to work on Monday. Of course most of us have already been shopping online all weekend that retailers take any chance they get -- online shopping up your -- So you make -- informed decisions of what you are just an average holiday dot cnet.com for our recommendations. It aren't you obscene and new version of the popular mobile phone -- annually at eight -- experts and the game is made by a company called wrote -- it will be a free update to the Angry Birds Halloween edition -- for 99 cents on mobile phones. Or 199 for iPad there is no release date yet. Miller is there permanently date for when the game will come to -- -- seven. -- had been aiming for this year now looks like we see became lie and tell currently 2011. Last week -- reported that media mogul Rupert Murdock with working on super stellar iPad magazine. This week it looks like the other media mogul Richard Branson will do the same. You press conference is scheduled for Tuesday and magazine is set to be called project to compete with Rupert -- that -- Branson's project will include entertainment travel business design and international culture. An Indian -- has banned unmarried women from using cell -- the justification is that they will use that to arrange their own marriage -- Which is the job and their parents in that village restriction does not extend to un merry men. They can use mobile phones but only under parental supervision. And if -- amazing Lady -- on Twitter it's because she has gone silent on social networking for charity. Got got and a handful of pop superstars are clean -- -- networks in order to raise money for keep a child life. That's a charity dedicated to African families affected by HI VR eight. Got up at least keys Justin Timberlake and the current asking girls are among the Twitter -- -- have decided to finally. Until one million dollars are -- but wouldn't it be better to tweet for that -- instead of not. And finally it reading porn channel has launched in France he -- the adult industry -- -- on this bandwagon sooner -- later. The channel comes from market Duracell television and it's set to expand in Europe as a video on demand option. And yes you do need the classic and -- -- -- probably that classes -- test -- that you don't share for the purpose of this particular type of content. Those -- your headlines for today I'll see you tomorrow. I'm Natalie writes for cnet.com. --
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