| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:03 PM
An unusually public battle is being waged between Amazon and one of America's top five publishers, Hachette. Why the rancor? Here's what you need to know.
1. What is Hachette?
Although Hachette publishes about 1,000 books a year, you've probably...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:47 AM
In recent months global Internet retail behemoth Amazon.com has green-lit six new original TV shows, announced an online streaming deal with HBO and tested same-day grocery delivery on the West Coast.
Up next? Possibly a smartphone. And, if...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:45 PM
In less than four weeks, J.K. Rowling's next book will be published -- but readers hoping to pre-order it on Amazon will be disappointed. Although it had been available to pre-order for months, "The Silkworm," written under Rowling's pseudonym Robert...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Amazon made a semi-public statement about its dispute with Hachette in a post in its own Kindle discussion forum late Tuesday. An Amazon representative has confirmed that the statement, signed "The Amazon Books Team," is an official post from the company....
| Feb 5, 2014
"Veronica Mars" and "Ravenswood" have been licensed to Amazon's Kindle Worlds, allowing fans to write original stories based on characters and plots....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” has quietly become an e-book bestseller, climbing high on the charts of political books on Apple’s iTunes and Amazon’s Kindle, even as print sales of the 1925 anti-Semitic screed continue to...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:22 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's a nippy 43 degrees this morning. Warm up with today's edition of hot freebies like free popcorn at AMC Theatres, coupon savings at Kohl's and Macy's and tasty dining deals at Domino's and Smokey Bones. You also can save at the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:48 AM
If you're looking for cool gift ideas for Father's Day on Sunday, we have a guest post from South Florida savings expert Jodi Furman, of Lake Worth, who writes the shopping blog LiveFabuLESS.com.
Jodi's Top 10 Deals for Dad:
1. Streaming device:...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:44 AM
Get Kindles for $49 in Amazon.com's one-day sale.
Save $20 on the popular e-reader with Wi-Fi, which displays ads when you're not reading. The ad-free version is $89.
This would make a terrific gift for readers on your list. It weighs 6 counces,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 12:56 PM
If you received a Kindle tablet or e-reader for Christmas, then check out Amazon.com's list of Top 100 free ebooks and games. Of course, you also can see the Top 100 paid list, too.
Plus, Kindle owners can borrow more than 100 NewYork Times bestsellers...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend.