Google has been working on plans to launch retail stores similar to Apple's stores. According to people familiar with the matter, the stores would sell Google's hardware devices where users will be able to try out Google devices, software and upcoming products.
UK based electronics retail chain Comet is all set to shut shop today (18/12), with the last of its open outlets stopping operations. The chain has been under administration (functioning under insolvency) since early-November. Its exit could cull 6,500 jobs.