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Amazon Is Evil: Why Do I Still Link To Them?

For background, please read the post that inspired me out on Steven Brust’s blog, plus the original article he linked in his post. If you already think Amazon is evil, you might want to skip these; alternately, if you read them both, you’ll be able to feel more justified in your indignation. 715 more words

Notes On The Collapse

A Dozen Things I have Learned from Jeff Bezos

http://25iq.com/2014/04/26/a-dozen-things-i-have-learned-from-jeff-bezos/

For those that don’t know, Jeff Bezos is the founder and CEO of Amazon.com and guided it to become the world’s number one online retailer. 150 more words

Festivals are becoming the national pastime for America’s millennials

An estimated 70,000 people (many of them, well-paid technology executives, apparently) have gathered this week in the Nevada desert for the annual festival of hedonism and weirdness known as Burning Man.  362 more words

Spirituality

Google is working on delivery drones too

Google wants you to know that it too is experimenting with drones to ferry products to your doorstep.

On Thursday, the technology giant revealed that it – like Amazon.com – hopes to use small unmanned aircraft as a quicker and cheaper alternative to having drivers deliver your online orders. 531 more words

Tech

Amazon vs AliBaba - Comparison Infographic

Amazon – the biggest online retailer in the world has recently turned 20, and my, has it grown. In these short 20 years, the American wonder has managed to reach more than $70 billion in revenue. 170 more words

Online Retail

What the billion-dollar Twitch acquisition means for Amazon's long-term view

Amazon has been unprofitable for years. In a 1997 interview with Inc., Jeff Bezos said:

“We’re going to be unprofitable for a long time. And that’s our strategy.”

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News And Commentaries

Tech Elites Accused Of Ruining Burning Man Festival

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LAS VEGAS (CBS Las Vegas) – Longtime goers of the Burning Man festival are getting burnt over what they call an invasion. 226 more words

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