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Online holiday spending projected to hit $43.4 billion this year

A new report out today from ComScore estimates that shoppers will spend approximately $43.4 billion on web-based purchases during November and December. If it holds true, it'll mean that online spending will have increased by 17 percent over last year.

E-commerce spending reached a record $161.5 billion in 2011

E-commerce spending for 2011 reached a record high $161.5 billion which was good for a 13 percent increase from 2010. Nearly a third of the yearly total was spent in the fourth quarter alone, according to the latest report from research firm comScore.

ComScore: US online spending up 9% in third quarter

Online shopping is increasingly popular in the US, according to comScore. The data outfit reports today that online spending rose 9% in the third quarter, totaling $32.1 billion and marking the fourth straight quarter of year-over-year growth. The yearlong increase…