I mentioned yesterday that Amazon’s stock went up 4.21 points (or 1.8%) on the day. With that gain, the company has reached the mega milestone of being a $100 billion company. Continue reading Amazon Now a $100 Billion Company
So you know how Amazon has “Recommendations for you” plus the “Customers who bought this also bought…” suggestions? Two companies think they can do a better job of coming up with suggested reading material. Continue reading Don’t Like Amazon’s Book Recommendations? Check Out These 2 Services
So there are two main variants of the Kindle out right now: one with ads and one without. The one with ads is called Kindle with Special Offers (or KwSO throughout this post). The ads come up as the “screensaver” when the Kindle is off. But Amazon announced today that they’ll soon be displaying Groupon-esque Amazon Local daily deals and coupons instead of ads. Continue reading Amazon to Display Groupon-esque Coupons on Kindle Screensavers
I find myself doing a lot of searching on Amazon. I search for albums to see what songs are on them. I search for products to do price comparisons versus my local stores. I search to see if a book comes in Kindle format. You get the idea.
This little Chrome hack saves me time every time I want to search for something on Amazon. Continue reading Search Amazon from Your Chrome Browser (This is Rad)
¡Arriba! I have good news for my amigos in Spain. Today the company opened up its virtual doors to Spain at Amazon.es (with .es being the domain name extension for Spain, of course). The selection isn’t quite as expansive as that of its American counterpart, however. Continue reading Amazon Officially Launches in Spain. It’s Fiesta Time! (To an Extent)