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Retailers Offer Apps With a Catalog Feel
By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD and CLAIRE CAIN MILLER, May 29, 2011

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/30/bu...gewanted=print

Mia Sara, 43, a Manhattan transplant in Los Angeles, misses window shopping in New York, but has found a replacement — shopping on her iPad.

“It’s a reasonable facsimile of doing a little window shopping and maybe you stop in somewhere and get something that piques your fancy,” she said, like the blue silk Phillip Lim blouse she recently bought on the Net-a-Porter.com iPad app.

Shopping on the iPad is more convenient than using her laptop in bed, Ms. Sara said, and easier than scrolling through tiny images on her phone while waiting in the car for her children.