Mobile is the new way to shop

Consumers spend 55 percent of all their retail-related Internet time on smartphones and tablets, according to a new study from, comScore and The Partnering Group. M-commerce spending reached a whopping $4.7 billion, or almost 9% of total U.S. e-commerce dollars, in the second quarter. Clothing, accessories and event tickets are the items most often purchased via mobile devices, the study said. Story