A new book tells the tale of how the rise of Amazon and e-commerce threatened the success of Big Box stores—until they learned to get in on the new game.
As I've noted previously, two major new translations of Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina came out this year: Rosamund Bartlett's (Oxford University Press; see their publicity page, or get your copy at Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk) and Marian...Show More Summary
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The gift-giving season was very good to Amazon, judging by the e-commerce giant's holiday tallies. It boasted some eye-opening wins, and a revealing look at what and how we shopped during the holidays. While the company can't resistShow More Summary
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If you're not already using AmazonSmile when you shop, you should start right now. Smile gives Amazon shoppers a way to donate a small percentage of their purchases to almost any charity they want. Once you sign up at smile.amazon.com and choose a charity, 0.5% of your eligible purchases will be donated. Show More Summary
Here are some things going on today in your world of tech: The Nasdaq Composite is up half a percent at 4,800.07 after a day off from trading. Gainers include Apple (AAPL), up 85 cents, or 0.8%, at $112.86; Facebook (FB) up 7 cents at $80.84; and Intel (INTC) up 18 cents, half a percent, at $37.62. [...]
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Among today’s many deals: the first of three series by Rick Riordan are $1.99 or $2.99 at Amazon. The Lightning Thief, first in the Percy Jackson series, The Lost Hero, first in the Heroes of Olympus series, and The Red Pyramid, first in the Kane Chronicles, are on sale. Show More Summary
IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SEND AN AMAZON GIFT CARD. Also, today’s featured Digital Deals. And, today only at Amazon: Up to 50% Off Digital Content from Hachette Books. Plus, Up to 45% Off Waterpik Water Flossers.
Did you bomb at Christmas shopping this year? Not to worry: Amazon's having its after-Christmas sale (which has strangely started before the holiday itself) and there are plenty of deals to be had. Some of the sales last through Dec....Show More Summary
Well, it's tough to argue with this -- free Android games on Amazon, several of which are quality titles. Five Nights at Freddy's? Sure, I'll try it out. Terraria? I'll give it a shot. Tetris? Never heard of it, but maybe it's okay. When...Show More Summary
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Earlier this week, we told you about a massive sale Amazon was having that would let you download $220 worth of Android apps for free. Well that sale is now live and you can go right now to Amazon’s Appstore to get 40 Android apps that would normally cost a total of $220 for free right now. Show More Summary
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DECEMBER 22, 2014 GENRE: HOLIDAY, SLASHER SOURCE: STREAMING (AMAZON INSTANT) I first watched Silent Night, Bloody Night only a few weeks into HMAD's run, and I didn't think too much of it at the time. I will chalk it up to three things: one is the season; it's a Christmas (ish) movie that I watched in March. Show More Summary
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If anyone can find or has a copy of the following book, for a reasonable price that is, please let me know? What Is Karate?1966by Masutatsu OyamaISBN-10: 0870401475 Some are available at amazon starting around 125.00 which is too ridiculously high. Even a pdf copy would suffice.
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