In its second-largest acquisition, Amazon buys the company for $970 million.
The retailers delivering the best high broadband success rate in August included Zappos.com at 99.76% and BN.com at 99.72%.
Web shoppers in August could access a top 50 retail site with a high broadband connection an average of 99.25% of the time, compared with an average of 98.83% for a low broadband connection and 89.61% for dial-up, says Gomez Inc.
The retailers delivering the best high broadband success rate in August included Zappos.com at 99.76% and Barnes & Nobles’ BN.com at 99.72%.
The web merchant providing the best low broadband availability was VictoriasSecret.com at 99.65%.
|All data for this report is collected by the Gomez Last Mile network,|
|30 times an hour from Dial Up, Low and High Broadband users across|
|the United States, 24 hours a day except between 3AM to 6AM EDT.|
|Availability is determined by the percentage of tests that fail to|
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