The first ever Amazon Fire Phone is about to arrive in all its new-fangled showiness. And it will most likely blow away the competition as it is expected to surpass some of the other smart phones on the market.
Jun 18 2014, 9:57am CDT
There’s nothing like rumors about new products to give a floundering technology stock a shot in the arm. A day after...
Jun 6 2014, 2:45am CDT
Source: Asia One
NEW YORK - Big-name authors are calling on readers to help them get out of the cross-fire in a battle between online giant Amazon and French publishing powerhouse Hachette.An open letter to readers picking up momentum online Thursday had racked up more than 60 signatures including those of Lee Child, James Patterson, Hilary Spurling, and Scott Turow."We feel strongly that no bookseller should block the sale of books or otherwise prevent or discourage customers ...
Full article at: Asia One
1 week ago, 10:39pm CDT
Source: Canadian Business Online
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stephen King, Nora Roberts and Donna Tartt are among the hundreds of authors who have added their names to an online letter criticizing Amazon.com for restricting access to works published by Hachette Book Group.
The letter, initiated by Hachette author Douglas Preston, urged Amazon to resolve its standoff with Hachette over e-book prices and other issues. Readers were asked to email Amaz ...
Full article at: Canadian Business Online
Jul 3 2014, 5:01pm CDT
Source: bidness etc
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) unveiled its Fire Phone on June 18, marking its debut in the saturated smartphone market. The company organized a special conference, with a select few guests to see CEO Jeff Bezos do the honors.
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It has been two weeks since the phone was launched, and it is currently holding the 69th spot on Amazon’s best-seller list for electronics. The 32GB version of the phone was in the ...
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Jul 2 2014, 5:07am CDT
Amazon continues to ascend with new technologies headed its way.
Apr 13 2014, 1:02pm CDT
Source: CBS Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Star Tribune Media Holdings Co. announced Monday it has closed the sale of the company to Minnesota businessman Glen Taylor.
Taylor, the owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves, is taking over after the Star Tribune Media Company was previously majority owned by private investment funds managed by Wayzata Investment Partners, LLC. Officials said terms of the sale were not disclosed.
Officials said there would b ...
Full article at: CBS Minnesota
Jun 30 2014, 11:01am CDT
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos loves forcing functions. At some point before 2010, Bezos decided that it was time for Amazon Web...
Apr 10 2014, 5:35am CDT