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Shopping Online: No Shoving, But A Little More Phishing

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While total retail sales may still be down, online shopping is expected to rebound for 2009. ( hide caption

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On this week's All Tech Considered, we talk tips for holiday online shopping, what's high on people's consumer electronics wish lists and touch on safe Web transactions. Hot this year? E-book readers, HDTVs and devices to connect to them and smart phones. Cooling off from last year? Digital picture frames and GPS units, which have an uncertain future in the age of built-in GPS features on smartphones.

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