Last July, Wal-Mart responded to Amazon's Prime Day by lowering the threshold for free shipping for online purchases to $35 from $50 for at least 30 days and offering discounts on thousands of items online. Other stores, including Macy's, also scrambled to offer discounts on their websites in...

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) that own the distribution centres required to fill all those Amazon Prime boxes are a growing favourite on Wall Street after two years of underperformance compared with the broad real estate market. In large part, the move comes about because of...

Like is this legal? How does Amazon have the technology to make drones? What if you live in an apartment? Will the drone still drop the package at your door? Even though they're still in the R&D phase, Prime Air is expected to be available in 4-5 years, said Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos. That...

" However, if you're going to be something you need rather than want, wouldn't you want to get it as cheap as possible? Even if you're only saving a few bucks? That's exactly what you should be using Prime Day for. There are also new deals every 10 minutes so who knows, maybe Amazon is...

If it were possible for Netflix and Amazon Prime to be bridesmaids at my wedding, they would have to fight it out for maid of honour. Honestly, I need to see someone about how much I'm streaming these days. With the announcement that Netflix is investing in hundreds more series next year, I...

Today is Amazon Prime Day, which means that the giant online retailer is marking down prices on thousands (thousands!) of its vast selection of products. Amazon promises that there will be more deals than you'll even find in the much-anticipated Black Friday sales, which means that today's...

Get your preferred electronic device at the ready, because Amazon Prime Day is back – and longer than ever. This means you've got exclusive deals at your fingertips for a total of 30 hours, starting at 6pm on Monday and going right through until the end of play on Tuesday. You need to be a...

In an appearance on CBS' 60 Minutes, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos introduced prototype delivery drones, or "Octocopters," that the company hopes to use to "get packages into customers' hands in 30 minutes or less." A video of a prototype Octocopter, dubbed Amazon Prime Air, shows a worker in an...

As I was adding items to my shopping cart on Amazon.com today, I noticed something interesting. Amazon Prime members can elect a preferred charity and Amazon.com will donate money to that charity for every order you place through Amazon Prime. This isn't a new initiative, in fact it's been...

at various times throughout July 15th: Only subscribers to Amazon's $99 per year Prime service will have access to Prime Day Deals so if you haven't already, you should sign up for a free 30-day trial of Prime in order to participate (P.S. if you don't cancel before the trial period...

 

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