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...

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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Google unveils cheapest Chromebooks yet as Microsoft slashes price on Surface Pro 3 tablet

...Haier. Hisense's Chromebook can be ordered beginning Tuesday at Walmart.com and Haier's version can be bought at Amazon.com.Their arrival coincides with Microsoft's rollout of a lower-priced Surface tablet in an effort to reach students...

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...

Shopgirl: The Major Rager isn't some wild beer party

...placed through Amazon for that specific product.You have a window of time to cancel, and you can't place another order until the first is delivered (to cut down any duplicate orders). Check it out at amazon.com/oc/dash-button.

Diet pill alli back in stores after recall

...mid-February through Drugstore.com and other online retailers. Since late January, it's been available for preorders on Amazon.com, where Glaxo says it was the top-selling diet item during the first pre-order week.GlaxoSmithKline says alli...

Millions contribute to personal freedom, free choice, economic instability

...others may be more or less permanent. AGAIN, PREFERENCES for online digital retail sales has brought forth the likes of Amazon.com, but sales declines in shopping malls and standard retail shops, where retrenchment of sales resources obviously follows...

Controversial software on Lenovo laptops uses cutting-edge visual search technology

...e-commerce."Consumers will see more of this in the future, said Yory Wurmser of the eMarketer research firm. Amazon.com Inc. built a similar shopping feature into its Fire smartphone last year. Google Inc., Facebook Inc., Pinterest...

Business news

...by J.K. Rowling, Michael Connelly and other Ha chette Book Group authors, you'll have to go somewhere besides Amazon.com.A standoff between Ama zon and one of the leading New York publishers has intensified. The online retailer, which...

Amazon.com losses quadruple

NEW YORK -- Amazon.com Inc.'s stock surged more than 20...year ago. Excluding the charges, Amazon.com lost $22.18 million, or 14 cents...operating losses to be 18 cents a share. Amazon.com's shares were up $23.66 at $138...