I wrote a week ago about how Amazon reached an agreement with mega book publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, and that it might have been a move to get certain Amazon Publishing titles in Barnes & Noble bookstores. Well, Barnes & Noble has said that ain’t gonna happen. Continue reading Barnes & Noble Will NOT Stock Books from Amazon Publishing
Amazon just released its 4th quarter 2011 numbers. We also get some data about the Kindles, Amazon’s Appstore for Android, and Instant Video, among other things. Continue reading Amazon Releases Q4 2011 Earnings Numbers and Other Interesting Info
Amazon continues to dominate not only on the retail front but also on the cloud storage front. The numbers just released by the company are truly mind-boggling. Continue reading Amazon S3 Cloud Storage Saw Incredible Growth in 2011
If you live in South Carolina and are an Amazon customer, you’ll be getting a rather unpleasant email from the company sometime this week. It’ll say that you actually DO have to pay sales tax on all those Amazon items you ordered. Continue reading Amazon Telling South Carolina Customers to Pay Sales Tax on Items They Bought Last Year
Quidsi, the Amazon-owned company that runs specialty websites Wag.com, Yoyo.com, Diapers.com, and Soap.com, is reportedly going to start a new sporting goods website. Continue reading Amazon to Start New Website That Will Battle REI, Cabela’s, and Dick’s Sporting Goods?