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Aniruddh Chaturvedi in 2011.

The most surprising things about America, according to a Silicon Valley engineer who moved from India 7 years ago

A LinkedIn engineer named Aniruddh Chaturvedi moved to the US from India in 2011. He told Business Insider what he found to be the most surprising things about American culture, including Americans' love of road trips, the integrity of US students, and the price of soda.

Amazon Prime memberships have more than doubled since its first members-only Prime Day discounts three years ago

The Amazon Prime membership program was $79 when it launched in 2005. Amazon has since upped the annual price to $119 having added a number of perks, including Prime Day — the members-only discount day that generated more dollars than Cyber Monday and Black Friday in 2017.

Amazon Prime Day is killing Black Friday

Amazon Prime Day is changing the holiday shopping calendar. Macy's, JCPenney, Lowe's, and other retailers are taking part in the promotional event by holding their own "Black Friday in July" sales.
Americans aren't the only ones eating at their desks.

6 bad American habits that are spreading around the world

As bad as it is to eat fast food and work all day, those habits seem to be slowly spreading around the world.

Britain’s retail sector got crushed in December — and Black Friday is to blame

"Consumers continue to move Christmas purchases earlier with higher spending in November and lower spending in December than seen in previous years."

Christmas shoppers can expect more deals this week than on Black Friday

Analysis by PwC said shoppers can expect more discounts from high street and online retailers than were seen over the Black Friday weekend.

Retail stocks are flying after good news about Cyber Monday and Black Friday sales

Several big retailers are trading much higher on Wednesday.

Amazon slides despite saying that Cyber Monday was its single-biggest shopping day ever

Amazon shares lost some ground despite an announcement that Cyber Monday was its biggest single shopping day ever.

The Nintendo Switch was the hottest product on Black Friday and Cyber Monday — and it wasn’t even on sale

Switch was the hottest online product on Black Friday and Cyber Monday without even being on sale, Jefferies finds.