Amazon, Inc. /ˈæməzɒn/ is an American international electronic commerce company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington, United States. It is the world's largest online retailer. started as an online bookstore, but soon diversified, selling DVDs, VHSs, CDs, video and MP3 downloads/streaming, software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, toys, and jewelry. The company also produces consumer electronics—notably the Amazon Kindle e-book reader and the Kindle Fire tablet computer—and is a major provider of cloud computing services.Jeff Bezos incorporated the company (as Cadabra) in July 1994 and the site went online as in 1995.
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  • The Give Back Box – The Best Way to Reuse Your Boxes

    … either UPS or the US mail. You can even schedule a pick up at your home through the Give Back Box. The Give Back Box will donate your stuff to the nearest participating charity. It’s that easy to do good. This video shows how the Give Back Box works: The Give Back Box is partners with many online vendors, including Amazon, Overstock, Asics…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 8 readers -
  • The road to Amazon’s retail dominance goes through Blue Apron

    … the subscription meal services. However, you may want to try them while you can as Amazon seems poised to put the stake through Blue Apron’s heart. On the heels of Amazon’s pending purchase of Whole Foods, the online retail leader has not only announced they will be starting their own subscription meal service, but they’ve also filed a patent for a meal…

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  • Governments slammed for overreach as Amazon wins gTLD appeal

    … Amazon has won its appeal against the rejection of its .amazon gTLD application, in a ruling that criticizes ICANN for giving too much deference to government advice. The Independent Review Process panel’s 2-to-1 ruling, delivered July 11 and published this week, means that .amazon and its Chinese and Japanese translations has been un-rejected…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 13 readers -
  • Amazon’s Echo Show is a ‘1.0’ device, both exciting and frustrating

    … it into a full-blown tablet, but something more touch-friendly than it is today. About The Author Greg Sterling is a Contributing Editor at Search Engine Land. He writes a personal blog, Screenwerk, about connecting the dots between digital media and real-world consumer behavior. He is also VP of Strategy and Insights for the Local Search Association. Follow him on Twitter or find him at Google+. …

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 13 readers -
  • 25 New Tech Tools I Use in My Daily Life

    … members and Amazon Prime members so I can listen as much as I want. The stories are fascinating and keep me entertained. => See, Audible Channels – A New Way to Discover Short Listens. Games Games are a great way to take a short mental break and keep your mind sharp. I play Word Streak (formerly Scramble), Monkey Wrench, 7 Little Words, 1010…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 17 readers -
  • The Ultimate Guide on How to Sell on Amazon

    … This week, we had a great conversation with Randy Stocklin on our podcast. Randy is an ecommerce expert who co-founded One Click Ventures, a firm that owns three large eretailers in the eyeglass industry. One topic we touched on was the importance of selling on Amazon. With its incredible reach, Amazon should never be dismissed as a means…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin How To's- 16 readers -
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