EBay bans sales of Confederate flag on its site

...up 1,400 listings, including pins, watches, ties, hats and sunglasses with an image of the flag on it.Rival Amazon.com Inc., which also sells Confederate flags and other items on its site, did not respond to requests for comment.

Book briefs

...child custody evaluator.One Spring Day is available at amazon.com for $11.99 in paperback, $2.99 for Kindle.Former...Mystery" series.Terminal Tendencies is available from amazon.com and other online booksellers, and at The Book Tavern...

Changing world of book publishing offers varied options for authors

...book, Possibilities, has had an impressive start. At the two-month mark, there are 35 highly favorable reviews on amazon.com. More than 3,000 copies have been sold, and Turner has been featured on national television (Fox and Friends...

Deal could make Amazon.com the Wal-Mart of Web

NEW YORK -- Amazon.com shook the Internet community on Tuesday...shopping-cart full of household items. While Amazon.com executives downplayed the suggestion...passionate about Internet stocks was Amazon.com's announcement it planned to issue...

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...had been declining sharply as thousands of stores closed because of competition from Barnes & Noble, Borders and Amazon.com. The economy was still suffering from the financial crisis of 2008. E-book sales had been surging since Amazon launched...

Wal-Mart chairman hands off role to son-in-law

...are increasingly researching and buying online, and the company faces intensifying competition from dollar stores and Amazon.com.To counter that pressure, Wal-Mart is accelerating the rollout of smaller stores and also investing in technology...

Mirror, mirror on the wall: Smart mirrors boost sales

...the next few years as the technology gets cheaper.This trend is a way stores aim to catch up to online rivals like Amazon.com that are able to gather information on which items shoppers browse and use that to recommend other products. The new...

Book notes

...Future of Espionage is written by Jane Singer and John Stewart and published by Lyons Press. It's available from amazon.com ($20.25) and Barnes & Noble."Much of the action is in Georgia ? Savannah, Macon, Atlanta, Athens, and...

Pair of books offer life-affirming -- and possibly life-changing -- messages

...members. They will make fine Father's Day gifts. One final suggestion: After reading this uplifting book, go to amazon.com and write a review of Possibilities. Turner and Tara will be very appreciative. (The writer ? a retired U.S. Air...

Amazon, Hachette end dispute

...high-profile conflicts, the monthslong standoff between Amazon.com and Hachette Book Group, is ending.Amazon and Hachette...to release their work elsewhere.Hachette sales on Amazon.com, the country's biggest bookseller and dominant e-book...