Amazon drones just got some SERIOUS competition

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
'Meat for all, and all for meat!'

Read this hilarious and painful Amazon customer service conversation

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
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Drones might be the way to go here too

So you can't cross state lines with textbooks rented from Amazon

Education | Inside Higher Education
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Peculiar contract condition appears to be an aggressive tax-avoidance scheme

Toy drone sells out on Amazon amid jokes from reviewers

Tech | Andrew Sachais
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Satirical reviewers mock apparently popular toy

Writing on the (comment) wall? Amazon reviewers weigh in on Petraeus biography - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler
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Early reviewers noted Paula Broadwell’s ‘thinly veiled hero worship’ but now they’re just poking fun

10 things you need to know this morning - BI

Business | InternAdmin
Amazon Introduces New Tablet At News Conference In New York

Amazon appears to be inflating the prices on certain discount items

Amazon to begin collecting Indiana sales tax in 2014 - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson
California Budget

Shopping mall owner had sued Indiana government to force agreement with online giant

Amazon fail: 'Proceed to Checkout' button not working - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson
HOLIDAY ONLINE SHOPPING

10 days before Christmas, users vent on Twitter

Amazon fights online state sales tax in New York - LAT

Business | InternAdmin
California Budget

Retail giant to fight against online state sales taxes in New York voter referendum

Bristol Palin to release memoir this summer - TheDC

Entertainment | Laura Donovan

‘Dancing With the Stars’ finalist and Candies Foundation advocate Bristol Palin will release a memoir in June

Netflix and Amazon to go head-to-head after major deal - LAT

Tech | interns

Amazon on heels of DVD rental powerhouse after buy-out deal with European equivalent

Amazon.com to sell groceries - NYDN

Tech | Laura Donovan

Amazon.com has joined the ranks of FreshDirect.com and other online grocery services

Study: iPad and Kindle can co-exist - TIME

| Laura Donovan

There’s no need for iPad and Kindle manufacturers to hate on each other: A study says the two can co-exist just fine

Kindle3 best selling product in Amazon.com history, eclipses last Harry Potter book sales - NYDN

Business | interns

The new Kindle3 is Amazon’s best selling product of all time, beating out the final Harry Potter installment

TheDC Morning: President Obama met with parasites all week - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

Read TheDC Morning: An unvarnished e-mail summary of what’s really happening in political news

Why 'Anonymous' failed to crash Amazon's servers - CNN

Tech | Steven Nelson (admin)

Has capacity to handle the Christmas shopping season saved the website from overload attacks?

Amazon's UK site selling WikiLeaks documents - AP

Business | admin

The cables were self-published as a Kindle e-book by an author listed as Heinz Duthel for $11.60

Sitting Bull, Jane Addams and Cesar Chavez: Of thee Obama sings - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May

Obama’s ‘Of Thee I Sing’ children’s book is an ode to diversity — and some controversial figures

Outrage: Amazon sells book offering advice to pedophiles - AP

| Pat McMahon

Public anger, generated on the Internet, could lead to a boycott of the retailer

Companies venture to increase social networking - SF Chronicle

Tech | interns

Facebook, Amazon.com and others established $250 million fund to invest in startups capitalizing on the popularity of social networking