Several years ago, my wife and I got up at the ungodly hour of 3am to make a run down to the local retail electronics store, figuring that would be early enough to beat most of the rush. Boy were we ever wrong…
Amazon was all “primed” to start Prime Day… 3… 2… 1…
Wait, what was that??
Reports started coming in from all over the world — but mostly from the US — that people could not get to the Amazon site. Twitter was practically boiling over with complaints that folks could not connect, some reporting that they tried with several different machines and mobile devices.
The initial outage lasted Continue reading Prime Day Begins. Sort Of.
This year’s Prime Day starts at 3pm EDT (2pm CDT, 1pm MDT, noon PDT — or more descriptively, Amazon Daylight Time), and features an epic day (and a half — or 36 hours total) of awesome deals. These deals are exclusively for Prime Members, so if you don’t already have Amazon Prime, sign up now! for fast, free shipping on over Continue reading Prime Day 2018 Starts July 16th
After making noises for quite a while about a rate hike for Prime’s “Fast, FREE shipping” accounts, Amazon has raised the fee for Prime to $119/year ($59 for a Continue reading Prime Cost Rises, “Abusers” Losing Accounts