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  1. Netflix takes swipe at rival Amazon saying Top Gear trio weren't worth A 160mRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Drum

    Netflix's product boss has suggested Amazon paid too much to secure Top Gear trio Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May and audiences might not be that fussed on them. Amazon shelled out A 160m for a 36 episode series, a deal the e-commerce giant's chief executive Jeff Bezos admitted was "very, very, very expensive".

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  2. Barbie Is A Stronger Brand Than You RealizeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... "Backordered" status on the official Barbie collector's site, and are currently fetching over $400 from vendors at Amazon.com . Speaking of collecting, you will also find a previously mentioned "Princess of Power" brand mentioned in my last article ...

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  3. Amazon hiring staff for new restaurant division in Seattle, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Amazon.com Inc is adding staff for a new division dedicated to restaurants in Seattle and New York, with indications the unit is trying to rapidly expand a meal delivery service, according to posts on LinkedIn and the company's jobs site. Amazon, which declined to comment on Friday, is best knownas a place to buy millions of products including books and electronics.

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  4. What's Garth Stein reading?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... around, searching the Internet. We have rules. It has to be a paperback and it can't be based on just reading Amazon reviews. I also have the audio book of Karen Joyce Fowler's We Are Completely Beside Ourselves . It's about a family where one of ...

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  5. SpaceX's grounding turns spotlight to launch competitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    As Elon Musk and SpaceX work to resolve problems that caused a Falcon 9 rocket explosion in June, another tycoon's company is getting ready to step into the limelight at Cape Canaveral. Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.com, is like Mr. Musk in that he made billions of dollars from Internet companies and then started a rocket company.

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  6. Diwali sales may help Snapdeal reach top spotRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... on the top on a sustained basis,'' Murthy said. The run-up to the Big Billion Day in October 2014 had coincided with Amazon founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos' India visit last year, but Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal had to apologise to ...

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  7. A Labor Day meditation on the future of workRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jon Udell

    I've always felt weird about my interview with Jeff Bezos. Amazon's PR people set it up as a follow-on to a keynote he gave, in 2006, about the suite of web services then coming online: cloud-based storage, computing, and human labor .

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  8. 20 Years of Amazon.com BooksellingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    In 1995, the year Amazon opened the virtual doors to its online bookstore, the company posted revenue of $511,000 - a total that jumped to $15.7 million in 1996 and skyrocketed to $147.7 million in 1997. By 1999 annual sales reached $1.64 billion, and the company began to aggressively implement founder Jeff Bezos's strategy of adding more products to complement its book offerings.

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  9. Boeing opens commercial spaceship plant in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... by Florida, which so far has invested about $2 billion to lure aerospace companies to the state. On Sept. 15, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos plans to be at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to unveil a new commercial space project, also backed by state ...

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  10. Recalls this week: windshield deicer, bicyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... clear plastic wrapping on the Moses baskets and stands. They were sold at Babies R Us and buybuy Baby and online at Amazon.com, Bellacor.com, Kohls.com, Quidsi.com, Wayfair.com and Zulily.com from April 2014 through July 2015 for the Moses basket ...

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  11. Amazon Buys Portland Video Company Elemental TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    Willamette Week's Aaron Mesh leads question and answer session with Context Partner's Charlie Brown and Sam Blackman of Elemental Technologies at Tech Fest NW Seattle-based tech bruiser Amazon announced yesterday that it has secured a deal to acquire Portland-based video streaming company Elemental Technologies . Elemental specializes in software that converts video meant for traditional TV broadcasts into multiple digital formats to stream it to devices over the internet.

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  12. Amazon.com Rating Reiterated by Piper JaffrayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... other reports. Wedbush reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $700.00 price target (up from $575.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Friday, July 24th. Credit Suisse reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Amazon.com in a report on ...

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  13. Revisiting Vernor Vinge's "predictions" for 2025Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Daniel Lemire's blog

    ... through informal part-time work with affiliate networks, doing random work. Today you can earn a small income through Amazon's Mechanical Turk and there are many Uber-like services whereas individuals can earn small sums by doing various services. ...

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  14. Jeff Bezos personally scouted The Washington Post's new officesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Poynter Online

    If Washington Post employees feel the urge to gripe after moving into their new digs at One Franklin Square in December, they'll be able to pin their woes on a single culprit: Jeff Bezos. That's because the Amazon founder, who bought The Washington Post in 2013, was intimately involved in the search for a successor to the newsroom's iconic 15th Street NW headquarters.

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  15. AWS Buys Video Processing Firm Elemental Technologies for $500MRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | CIO Today

    Fast-growing, Portland, Oregon-based video-streaming infrastructure company Elemental Technologies is becoming a property of Amazon Web Services. AWS has reportedly clinched a deal to acquire Elemental, which will continue to operate under its own brand name, for $500 million.

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  16. Why Technology Is the Linchpin of the Omni-Channel StrategyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | CIO Today

    ... E-commerce could compete on price, but not speed of purchase and availability. However, technology giants such as Amazon, with Amazon Prime and Amazon Fresh, or Google, with Google Express, and even Uber are slicing away the advantage from ...

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  17. Salt Lake Supplements Releases Their Expeller Pressed And All Natural Extra-Virgin Coconut OilRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    ... Coconut Oil must get an organic, virgin coconut oil supplement, not refined ones. There's an excellent selection on Amazon with hundreds of customer reviews that are entertaining to read through. For those who would like to a look at Coconut Oil by ...

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  18. THAT Skin Care Releases 7 Tips To Look Younger NaturallyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    ... younger looking skin. The brand's moisturizing cleanser, vitamin C eye gel and anti-aging face cream ( ) are sold exclusively by Radiant Health Naturals and fulfilled ...

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  19. My160 Celebrate The Coming Summer With A 50% Off CouponRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Seattle, Washington -- It seems the folks at Lytham Industries have caught the late-summer bug. In celebration of a great year, they've not only reduced their popular My160 Power Case down by 30% but also by 50% when using the code BUYFOR20 on Amazon! At this stage, Lytham Industries primarily reaches out to all its potential customers through Amazon and eBay , where it boasts a five-star customer and product review rating.

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  20. Noviden Releases Versatile New Premium Running Belt Bundle Focusing On Value For The ConsumerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Halifax, Nova Scotia -- It is with great pleasure that Noviden Technologies Inc. announces the general availability of its recently released premium running belt on the Amazon.com marketplace in the USA. Noviden has designed this runners belt to to be extremely versatile and usable for many purposes.

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