Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Unmanned aircraft
    Amazon cleared to test unmanned aircraft
    Amazon, which hopes to someday use small unmanned aircraft to deliver packages to consumers, has received government approval to conduct research and development and crew training with such aircraft in the United States.Under an &ldquo...
  • Mickey
    AmazonSmile teams up with Happy Home Animal Sanctuary
    Happy Home Animal Sanctuary in Las Vegas has teamed up with AmazonSmile, a program which donates 0.5% of your purchase price to your favorite charity. With no strings attached and no cost to you, you can find the same items, and same low prices...
  • When Love Calls Lorna Seilstad
    Free Kindle E-books Friday March 13
    Every Friday we gather up the best free Kindle E-books and make them available to you. First, you must realize that each author determines how long they will keep each book free and there is no guarantee that the book will still be free by the...
  • Retail stores: Beaten but unbowed
    Retail jobs: Unseating the first horseman
    Retail stores (which are the most important employment engine of the 20th century) will continue to pump through the 21st century. However, the winners will be those retailers who can provide their customers with cheap prices and convenience...
  • 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...
  • 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 Brings Michael Connelly’s Harry Bosch to Computer Screens
    Amazon Brings Michael Connelly’s Harry Bosch to Computer Screens
    Titus Welliver, who is best known as Jacob’s unnamed twin brother / The Man in Black / The Smoke Monster on Lost (2004-2010), stars as Michael Connelly’s Detective Harry Bosch in Amazon Prime Instant Video’s Bosch. He played...
  • 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...
  • How Amazon Sellers Find Tax Form 1099-K
    How Amazon Sellers Find Tax Form 1099-K
    To generate tax document 1099-K for Amazon, follow these steps:1. Log in to Seller Central2. Click on Reports, Tax Document Library3. Click “Generate a Tax Report”4. Report type = Summary5. Enter Custom Date Range 01/01/2014 – 12...
  • 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...