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  • Google's diva of digital trend-spotting goes live on-air

    "Hi," Roya Soleimani chirps merrily into the telephone. "It's Google calling." It's also 8:30 on a recent Friday morning, which for Google's grande dame of trend-spotting means it's showtime. Over the next two hours, the bubbly communication manager...
  • Free coupon for two paperbacks from Amazon for $15

    Free coupon for two paperbacks from Amazon for $15
    Get a free coupon for two paperback books for $15 from Amazon.com. The voucher from Amazon Local is good for two select paperbacks books shipped from the online retailer after redeeming the offer from the daily-deal site. After you order the free deal,...
  • SoftBank to Acquire Online-Video Startup DramaFever

    Japan's SoftBank Group said it will acquire DramaFever, an Internet video-on-demand player that specializes in international TV shows and movies. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2009, New York-based DramaFever has raised $12 million to...
  • Amazon to open two pop-up shops in California for the holidays

    Amazon will open two pop-up shopping kiosks in California for the holidays. A spokesperson confirms that the stores will be in San Francisco and the state capital, Sacramento. The San Francisco kiosk will be in a mall in the center of the city at the...
  • Google targets Amazon with new delivery service

    Google targets Amazon with new delivery service
    Google wants a piece of Amazon’s retail delivery business. On Tuesday, Google began offering consumers a subscription costing $95 a year, or $10 a month, to receive free same-day deliveries from a wide range of shops -- similar to the $99 Amazon...
  • Columbus Day deals: Free iPhone 6s, free movies and $1 off popcorn

    Columbus Day deals: Free iPhone 6s, free movies and $1 off popcorn
    It's time for another fabulous freebie free-for-all for Columbus Day sales. My roundup of deals include a free iPhone 6 from Walmart with a trade-in offer, free appetizer or dessert from T.G.I. Fridays, a free movie ticket to see Brad Pitt's "Fury," and...
  • Box Office Mojo returns after Friday disappearance

    Box-office trackers can stop panicking. The website Box Office Mojo, a go-to resource for data on movies and money, is back online after mysteriously disappearing on Friday. Box-office data fiends who tried to use Boxofficemojo.com on Friday were...
  • Black Friday no longer the kick-off of holiday discount season

    Black Friday no longer the kick-off of holiday discount season
    Like a clump of mistletoe, draining the life from its host branches, Christmas season merchandise has inched its way onto store shelves, practically bumping Jack the Ripper from his spooky post. Now, twinkling trees and sparkling snowmen have taken up...
  • Amazon renews 'Transparent' for second season

    Amazon renews 'Transparent' for second season
    Amazon has ordered a second season of "Transparent," its half-hour comedy starring Jeffrey Tambor as a retired professor and transgender woman who comes out to her family later in life.  The series was created by Jill Soloway, formerly a writer on...
  • Food-delivery start-ups are fattening up on technology

    Food-delivery start-ups are fattening up on technology
    Cassandra Santana rarely has time to shop for food, let alone cook it. The Venice social media manager gets groceries delivered weekly to her house. She also orders on a regular basis from trendy restaurants such as Gjelina for delivery to her home or...
  • Around Town: Newport author's book offers advice on college applications

    Newport Beach author Cynthia Muchnick has published a new book, "Writing Successful College Applications," to help college hopefuls get through the admission process. Muchnick has worked in the education field for 15 years as an educator, an admission...