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Amazon Dash and the Internet of things thing

Mar 31, 2015
The company has announced a faster way to order products if you don't have time to use an actual computer
Posted In: Amazon, ordering, internet of things, commerce

European Union investigates e-commerce

Mar 27, 2015
The European Commission says there may be evidence of anti-competitive behavior.
Posted In: European Union, e-commerce, Amazon
Netflix streams on a laptop and cellphone. The vide- streaming service is responsible for 35 percent of bandwidth usage in North America, according to a recent study.

Cord cutter, or committed to cable? How you watch what you watch

Mar 26, 2015
Why people keep their cable or move to streaming, and what it costs
Posted In: cord cutting, netflix, streaming, Amazon, cable
Newly proposed regulations state drones must remain in the controllers visual line of sight during operations.

Proposed drone rules allow limited access for some businesses

Feb 16, 2015
The FAA recommends restrictions aimed at safety for people who aren't flying drones
Posted In: FAA, commercial drones, Amazon
A pedestrian walks through New York City.

Fun fact Friday: What a waste of water

Feb 6, 2015
A weekly roundup of what we learned at Marketplace.
Posted In: fun facts, Sony, water, Amazon
A RadioShack store in Miami.

RadioShack's long road to bankruptcy

Feb 3, 2015
The curtain is finally closing on the troubled chain's long decline.
Posted In: radioshack, bankruptcy, Sprint, Amazon
Parcel travels on a conveyor belt before it is shipped.

Amazon heads to college

Feb 3, 2015
The online retailer wants to disrupt the university bookstore business.
Posted In: college, Amazon

Five highlights of the Sundance Film Festival

Feb 2, 2015
"Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" sweeps awards while digital companies test waters.
Posted In: sundance, movie, Amazon, netflix

Amazon reports earnings amid frustrated investors

Jan 29, 2015
Is it possible the company finished up the year on an upswing?
Posted In: Amazon,, earnings report
Two men ride all terrain vehicles on a bank along the frozen Arctic Ocean in Browerville in northern Alaska.

Free shipping a boon for Alaska's Amazon customers

Jan 16, 2015
Rural Alaskans are taking advantage of Amazon Prime's free shipping.
Posted In: Amazon, Alaska, shipping, rural