In another round of the ongoing tug-of-war between Costco and its customers, the wholesale store is holding up its sales numbers as evidence that it’s making progress toward selling entirely cage-free eggs. Despite the fact that Costco promised in 2007 that it’d a completely cage-free operation, the company has yet to set a date for when that’ll happen. That’s ticked …
Windows 10 users will be able to record and play back any phone calls they receive or make with its Phone app. That's what the Windows Store listing for the app shows, which was found as part of this weekend's leaked Windows 10 build 10558 build.
Unrest - "Suki" Unrest - "I Do Believe You Are Blushing" Unrest - "Imperial" I had not thought about this album in a while, but I tripped over a reissue in the record store earlier this week and have spent...
What can libraries learn about customer service and reader’s advisory from record stores? Enhance the library experience through a passionate, knowledgeable staff and a creative, playful approach to reader’s advisory.
Soldiers Of Fortune is a self-proclaimed “ANTI-BAND” comprising members of the kind of New York indie-rock and experimental bands beloved by record store clerks everywhere — dudes from Oneida, Interpol, Endless Boogie, and Man Forever plus Chavez leader/all-star utility man Matt Sweeney. Guests on their album Early Risers include Stephen Malkmus, Cass McCombs, Dan Melchior, […]
If you want to play New York’s Powerball lottery without having to queue at a grocery store for a ticket, there’s now an app for that. Jackpot allows you to use your iPhone to buy tickets – and the developer says it expects take-up to “significantly increase” jackpots. This week’s jackpot is currently sitting at a […]
This article is by staff writer Richard Barrington. Let me say for the record that I hate rushing the holiday season – the appearance of Santa Claus in the stores as soon as the Halloween decorations are cleared out, hearing Christmas carols before the first snow has fallen, that kind of thing. Show More Summary
Permanent Records is an ongoing closer look at the records that matter most. Anyone who’s ever flipped through the dollar bin at a used vinyl store is familiar with the kind of old LPs that land there. Christmas albums. Children’s sing-alongs. Show More Summary
In Vinyl Lives we spotlight and profile record stores around the country who offer music lovers an experience that goes beyond an iTunes purchase or a Spotify playlist. Vinyl has found a new resurgence and the good folks behind independent...Show More Summary
The iPhone 6s is selling like hotcakes, on pace to beat Apple’s iPhone 6 sales record, at least according to what the company is saying. The phone became available in Apple and carrier stores around the world on Friday, and while millions...Show More Summary
The manager set it up in the bathroom of a Dollar Tree in Los Angeles.
Earlier this week we ran a trailer and information about a new book titled I Lost It At The Video Store. The book by Tom Roston features a compilation of interviews with filmmakers such as John Sayles, Quentin Tarantino, Kevin Smith, Darren Aronofsky, David O. Show More Summary
Roasted chickpeas are a great alternative to processed snacks. (Photo: Getty Images) Should you stock your desk with snacks? It depends on your track record. If having food on hand triggers you to mindlessly nibble, then storing even healthy options within close reach can set you up for disaster.
"Empire Records" celebrates its 20th anniversary and, in honor, we're remembering all of the times we wanted to work at this fictional record store.
By Jessica Jaganathan SINGAPORE, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Record high stocks of fuel oil in Singapore are pushing traders to store the shipping and feedstock fuel into tankers temporarily as demand slows regionally. At least seven veryShow More Summary
Record high stocks of fuel oil in Singapore are pushing traders to store the shipping and feedstock fuel into tankers temporarily as demand slows regionally. At
Dave Harper from Frankie and The Heartstrings on resurrecting their record store in Sunderland...
In recent years we’ve seen big changes in the Pop Culture retail landscape. Record stores are a thing of the past, of course. We all buy, own and experience music in very different ways than we did even ten years ago. Big toy stores like Toys R Us continue to struggle while small stores become […]
Here’s what happens when rich people think whatever they do is interesting and deserves to be shared with the rest of the world: For Record Store Day’s Black Friday event this year, actor/director John Malkovich will be releasing an album of him reading Plato’s Allegory Of The Cave over original pieces of music from Yoko […]
On the silver screen, John Malkovich has found fame as an actor, director, and Spike Jonze movie subject. Now, he's putting out a record. Like a Puppet Show is out on vinyl for Record Store Day's Black Friday event on November 27. This...Show More Summary