A very surprising and sudden changing of the guard at Ozon, an e-commerce marketplace known as the “Amazon of Russia.” Maelle Gavet has stepped down as CEO, effective today, and is getting replaced by Danny Perekalsky, who had been the deputy CEO. Show More Summary
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Eton Rugged Rukus All-Terrain Portable Solar Wireless Sound System for just $59.99 plus free shipping. That’s 54% off on the sound system’s regular list price of $129.99. Wirelessly...Show More Summary
Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has announced the company's own sort of Ouya/Amazon Fire TV, the "world's first 4K Android TV console," the Tegra X1-powered Nvidia Shield. Not to be confused with Nvidia's recent Nvidia Shield. It is a thin...Show More Summary
Scientist ‘killed Amazon indians to test race theory’ Actually, a friend of mine posted this just recently and I was wondering if there was something new coming out. I finally got around to seeing the date of the article: September 2000. Most of it was later debunked.
Alibaba, the Chinese commerce firm which held the largest IPO in history last year, is bringing cloud computing services in the U.S. after it announced plans to open a data center in Silicon Valley. Read More
A signed first edition of Arthur Ransome?s beloved children?s book ?Swallows and Amazons? is set to go under the hammer in the Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases & Historical Photographs sale on 18 March at Bonhams Knightsbridge. Estimated...Show More Summary
DLD15 – The Four Horsemen: Amazon/Apple/Facebook & Google – Who Wins/Loses (Scott Galloway) Scott Galloway is on the road to being a bigger star than Kanye. Because Galloway is smart, he oozes intelligence, he doesn’t have to tell us how great he is, we can see it. I got this video from Vince Bannon. A […] The post Video Of The Day appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
On the surface, Downton Abbey, The Wire, and Dora the Explorer don't have a lot in common, but they do share one quality: being among the most-streamed programs on Amazon Instant Video The full list of the service's most popular programs,...Show More Summary
A group of researchers only needed $104 and 8 hours of Amazons cloud computing power to hack the NSAs website. And their feat was made possible by a bug that, ironically, was practically created by the NSA itself and its anti-encryption policies from 20 years ago. Show More Summary
AT AMAZON, St. Patrick’s Day – Books, Party Supplies, Costumes & More. Plus, 50% or more off Fine Designer Jewelry.
Amazon does business in many different countries, and knows how to market to people all over the world. The Amazon Mom program started a few years ago, providing special discounts and fast shipping on items needed for babies. Yet why is it called “Amazon Mom?” Most primary caregivers are mothers, but there are plenty of children being raised by single … [More]
A recent interview with Amazon Web Services’ chieftain Andy Jassy repeatedly touts the “trillion dollar opportunity” associated with the inexorable transition of enterprise IT to the cloud. Perhaps because his interlocutor was so busy...Show More Summary
Pivotal has just hired engineer Benjamin Black — the regular Amazon employee who co-wrote the paper that would become cloud titan Amazon Web Services all the way back in 2003. Black most recently worked at Microsoft, where he helpedShow More Summary
1. She was buying us all presents on Amazon and didn't want us to see. "Only one left? I need 300 million!" 2. She couldn't figure out how to copy the addresses for her weekly newsletter full of Chelsea anecdotes and kitten pics. "Chelsea's baby is cute, but not THIS cute!" 3. Show More Summary
Throughout fashion month, the Cut is ranking street-stylers on their outfits, crowning a winner of our Golden Peacock medal each time. Last year's winner (and Amazon Fashion's NYFW Style Expert), Shiona Turini, will help us filter through all of the photos shot by Youngjun Koo to pick out the best-dressed of the bunch. Agree?... More »
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If it wasn’t enough that Americans traveling to Cuba might now be able to bring back Cuban rum and cigars from their travels, those in Cuba may soon be able to order goods from Amazon, or at least get things shipped to them. Reuters reports that the online retailer appears to be laying the groundwork to ship packages to … [More]
Amazon.com has become a retail force thanks to diversified products, Amazon Prime memberships, outstanding customer service and guaranteed shipping. Retail customers discover the value of Amazon.com and keep coming back to the company time and again, even though some of its products may not necessarily be the least expensive among online retailers. Show More Summary
AT AMAZON, Blu-Ray and DVD Deals Of The Week. Plus, deals on men’s shoes, sneakers and loafers.
Best Buy, the big box retailer that most shoppers have abandoned sometime in the last decade and a half in favor of Amazon.com, announced better-than-expected earnings for the last three months of 2014, which includes the all-important holiday season. The announcement sent the financial media into a frenzy, as many had all but dismissed Best [...]Show More Summary