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9 hrs ago | Newspaper Association of America
For more than a decade, that has been a common and constant refrain. While working at washingtonpost.com, the Guardian US, and now, the Newspaper Association of America, I have been asked frequently about the state of the industry as people search for the worst.
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13 hrs ago | CIO
Two months ago at a much-hyped event in Seattle, CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled the Amazon Fire Phone.
15 hrs ago | Truthdig
A writer warns against "progressives" who support "war and empire" and cower rather than condemn Israel's actions in Gaza; with Jeff Bezos as its owner, The Washington Post has started adding "Buy Now" buttons that link to Amazon; meanwhile, Hillary Clinton is criticized for her lavish demands at speaking engagements.
17 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Aug 14, 2014: Chicago Cubs vice president of baseball operations Theo Epstein is dunked with a bucket of water as part of the ice bucket challenge in awareness for ALS research.
What, apart from their beards, do Sir Richard Branson and Lord Alan Sugar have in common? Answer: They're probably the only two British business executives who can walk into a room in their homeland and guarantee they will be instantly recognised.
Having accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella , Amazon founder Jeff Bezos sent it where no one has gone before.
Stars including Mickey Rourke and David Beckham have already braced themselves for a chilly dousing before throwing down the gauntlet to pals Stars including Mickey Rourke and David Beckham have already braced themselves for a chilly dousing before throwing down the gauntlet to pals.
While personalities ranging from Stephen King to Stephen Colbert have weighed in on Amazon 's very public e-book pricing battle with publisher Hachette in the US, it turns out Amazon is engaged in another pricing dispute across the Atlantic with Swedish publisher Bonnier Group .
Over the weekend, some observers noticed that the Washington Post, which was purchased by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos last year, was featuring Amazon "Buy it Now" buttons/affiliate links in certain articles.
Violence erupts in Ferguson AGAIN: Police fire tear gas on defiant protestors as they taunt armored trucks and smash windows while 34-year-old man fights for his life after being shot at Saturday demo Now protests start IN FAVOR of shooter cop: More than a hundred turn out in rally supporting Darren Wilson after he skips town to avoid violent ... (more)
Finding a way into India's vast but vexing market has long frustrated foreign retailers.
McGruber writes: While reading a story in the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post, I saw that the paper had begun embedding Amazon Buy-It-Now links in the middle of story sentences.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The bright green trucks have become familiar sights in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles, they have just appeared in San Diego, and they may eventually trundle around the world, transforming grocery shopping.
Any pretense that this was a typical publisher-bookseller negotiation, as the parties said when news of the dispute first broke, has given way to statements by the Amazon Books Team in a blog post on Aug. 8 on the readersunited.com site that pointed to HBG's role in colluding with other publishers to raise e-book prices.
Everyone has to start somewhere. Although some of Silicon Valley's most iconic figures are worth millions and billions today, many of them started out programming software or delivering newspapers.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 04:56 pm
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