"Cyber-Monday" sees office workers down tools at 10am to start Christmas shopping


Why we’re all going AWOL (At work, online) today: ‘Cyber-Monday’ sees office workers down tools at 10am to start Christmas shopping

Online orders start to build at 9am rising sharply in the next sixty minutes

Online orders start to build at 9am rising sharply in the next sixty minutes

 Cyber Monday

The three hour period between 10am and 1pm is by far the busiest when traffic is 35per cent higher than average and a third of all that day”s purchases will be made

ipod Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

The most popular items likely to be ordered today include the Apple iPod and Sony Play Station video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF CYBER MONDAY
Don”t be taken in by “deep” discounts, shop on sites you know and trustUse price comparison websites to make sure you are getting the best dealUpdate your security software
Only enter credit card details on pages that use SSL (secure sockets layer) security Use your smartphone – many employees monitor staff”s online activity