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Is Amazon Releasing a Kindle Smart Phone?

Online giant Amazon.com is the world’s largest online retailer, known most notably for their collection of e-readers called the Kindle. With Amazon’s market proving to be extremely successful and in-demand, the obvious next step for the company would be to tackle the … Continue reading

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Modern Warfare 3 Smashes Avatar Record

It only took 16 days for hit videogame Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 to reach $1 billion in total sales. A shocking figure for any product, MW3’s feat marks an enormous milestone, as it breaks the record set by … Continue reading

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Netflix Split Creates Chaos & Discontent

Lately, the media giant Netflix has flooded the news with announcements and speculation regarding various sloppy business dealings. The company has been on thin ice since its users were informed of an increase in subscription costs (doubling the monthly fee for users of both DVD rental and streaming services). But … Continue reading

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MYHABIT: A Poor Man’s Gilt

Last week Amazon.com launched MYHABIT, a members only online shopping site aimed at providing shoppers with high fashion at low prices. Any user with an Amazon.com account can sign into MYHABIT and shop designers like Aiko, Juicy Couture, and BLANK NYC. Similar … Continue reading

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Amazon Attempts to Squash iTunes with Discount Singles

In an unprecedented attempt to boot iTunes from the top of the music download food chain, Amazon.com recently cut prices for singles.  And not just any singles — the discounts have been made for top-selling songs like Lady Gaga’s “Born … Continue reading

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Japan’s oh sunshine Breaks Through the Clouds with Mini-Debut

Japanese rock duo (or should I say Japanese+American rock duo) oh sunshine take a page from The Kills but let a little sun shine in on their debut self-titled mini-album, now available for track-by-track purchase on iTunes or full download … Continue reading

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The End of Bad Gifts?

The holiday season has come to an end, but the remainders are still sitting around, painfully reminding us of the bad gifts we received. The thought was sweet, but when the gifts are useless, there isn’t much to be done. … Continue reading

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