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Consumer confidence on the rise; 42% plan to spend on discretionary items

Almost 49% of Zulilly's Q2 orders placed on mobile

Tablets beat out mobile and desktop for highest shopping conversion rates

McDonald's sales fell 3.2% in U.S., 2.5% globally following food safety scares

Pinterest launches mobile messaging

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