Was the temporary disappearance of Amazon's 'buy' button from books of major US publishers a mere techno glitch – or a kind of threat?
Sales of political statistician Nate Silver's book 'The Signal and the Noise' saw a surge of 850 percent – lifting it to No. 2 on Amazon – after Silver correctly predicted the 2012 election results.
By noting the prices of generic goods as you shop around at different stores, you can easily determine the place that offers the best prices for your personal shopping needs.
The deal – which would end an antitrust investigation targeted at Apple's e-book pricing in Europe and allow Amazon to sell e-books more cheaply – is good news for Amazon but bad news for publishers.
First Barnes & Noble, then Indigo Books and Music and Books-A-Million – now some indie bookstores are choosing not to add Amazon-published titles to their bookshelves.
Media literacy for preschoolers isn't given much emphasis in schools, but parents can advance a child's media literacy at home.
The iPad Mini is here. So what kind of sales performance will the new Apple device turn in?