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  • Nelson Mandela a Life Inspired
    Free Kindle E-books Friday
    It's Friday and that means time for our free Kindle E-books. If you aren't familiar with Kindle, then you're missing out on one of the best e-readers available. Sold through Amazon, you can order a Kindle Fire or simply download the...
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    Sacramento nonprofits win with Amazon.com programs
    Nonprofits in the Sacramento region rely on donations in order to survive, and online retailer Amazon.com is making it easier than ever to help your favorite cause. Two programs, AmazonSmile and Amazon Wish List, allow shoppers to donate money or...
  • Her Russian Protector
    Free Kindle Ebooks: Deals for your reading pleasure
    If you don't have a Kindle, you might want to get one quick. If you don't have money for a Kindle reader, you may be surprised to discover you can access Kindle books easily and without one. There's a free Kindle app for Android...
  • Amazon sellers notification when an item is sold
    How Amazon sellers set up text message alerts when an item is sold
    Amazon sellers can be notified via text message when an item is sold. To set up SMS text message notifications, do the following:1. Log in toAmazon Seller Central2. Go to Settings / Notification Preferences3. Under Order Notifications, click Edit...
  • Review - "Thoughtful" by SC Stephens - your love for Kellan Kyle will be renewed
    Review - "Thoughtful" by SC Stephens - your love for Kellan Kyle will be renewed
    In this book we go back to the first book where Keira and Kellan meet, fall in and out of love, and have to deal with the pain and heart ache that comes with that. But all of this, is told from Kellan Kyle’s point of view.Let’s just...
  • No one can derail “The Girl on Train” from book’s list
    No one can derail “The Girl on Train” from book’s list
    It seems like no one can take the top spot from Paula Hawkin’s latest book The Girl on Train as it’s at the top of the list for the 5th straight week. It doesn’t look like that this book is going to be the book to beat week to...
  • Cloud computing survey 2015: Amazon leads the way
    Cloud computing survey 2015: Amazon leads the way
    Amazon’s AWS (Amazon Web Service) is ahead in public cloud deployments according to a recent survey. Microsoft's Azure offering is gaining ground among enterprises. According to The Seattle Times on Feb. 18, 2015, the two tech giants...
  • Amazon cruising
    Cruise to the beat of river time
    You’re scanning the shore for fairytale castles perched on grassy cliff tops. Perhaps you’re dreaming of sipping fine wine made at the very vineyard you’re drifting past. You might even be snapping photos of monkeys frolicking in...
  • Amazon Fulfillment Center, Kenosha Wisconsin
    Amazon tax holiday over for Illinois consumers
    StartingFebruary 1, Illinois shoppers will have to begin paying a 6.25 percent sales tax on Amazon purchases. According to Crain's Chicago Business, the original law from 1992 stated that the state can’t collect sales tax from out of...
  • Sling TV
    Fire TV adds Sling TV, Fox Sports Go apps and more
    Amazon has today updated the app offerings on its Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, which includes the award-winning Sling TV.With the launch of Sling TV on the platforms, the $20 per month app, which lets users stream live sports and entertainment from...
  • Review - "Ugly Love" by Colleen Hoover- proof that love isn't always beautiful
    Review - "Ugly Love" by Colleen Hoover- proof that love isn't always beautiful
    In this book, we follow Tate as she moves to San Francisco so she can finish school but what she doesn’t plan on is running into her brother’s roommate, Miles. They have immediate attraction and lust and she wants more but she quickly...
  • Amazon Sellers use Annual Sales Report for Taxes
    How Amazon Sellers Generate an Annual Sales Report
    It is against the law not to report all income to the IRS. Whether selling on Amazon is your primary source of income, or simply a hobby, all income should be reported. The Annual Sales Report within Amazon may be used to calculate gross receipts...
  • The Man in the High Castle
    Final week to vote for Frank Spotnitz's 'Man in the High Castle' Amazon pilot
    Frank Spotnitz's next pilot, "The Man in the High Castle," can be picked up to series - if enough Amazon viewers vote for it this week as part of the website's annual "Pilot Season."Based on the award-winning novel by...
  • Technology Stocks: Should You Care About Profits?
    The nonfactor of the technology stock earning report
    Earning reports came out for many of the big tech firms this week, such as Amazon, Apple, and Google, and as always, it was a mixed bag.Amazon’s stock jumped on news of a profit.Apple had a large piece in the New York Times about how it...
  • Changing Face of Bookstores
    How to cope with the changing climate of the literary industry
    It’s no secret that the literary industry has endured a multitude of changes over the last twenty years. Many authors have changed the way they have created, promoted and marketed their work, all in the hopes of obtaining the validation that...