Apparently this woman had second thoughts about that complete box set of Grey's Anatomy DVDs she'd ordered from Amazon. Either that, or there's something about the driver she doesn't like.
Amazon is often accused of copying and selling own-brand versions of successful products, using its control of the marketplace and its unique insight into sales there to give itself an overwhelming competitive advantage. Though Amazon denies doing this, a Reuters investigation confirms this claim with documents from Amazon itself that implicate top executives in the… READ THE REST
Many authors will go to great lengths to minimize their negative reviews, and a slew of one-star careers can be a major detriment to a writer's career. Because of the influence of the book review site Goodreads (previously at Boing Boing), scammers threaten authors with negative reviews and demand ransom. Time Magazine reports: Since its… READ THE REST
In an attempt to find more people willing to deliver their packages Amazon has instructed its 'delivery partners' to stop screen for marijuana. Doing so is anticipated to help ease the workforce shortage created by low wages, poor working conditions, and shitty benefits. I guess stoners are chill about that shit. Bloomberg: The company is… READ THE REST
Why do some people experience incredible sleep while others suffer? The Allergy Institute has answers, noting that allergies are triggered by nasal congestion. It's harder to breathe when you're congested, which is why many people either wake up frequently or feel as if they aren't fully rested. Eliminating those nasty allergens is an easy way… READ THE REST
The world of electrical engineering and robotics is exciting and full of endless possibilities. In fact, getting kids hooked early will boost their problem-solving skills, stimulate their creativity, and better prepare them for the future. They just need the right push to get started. These kits are the perfect place to start whether you want… READ THE REST
We all live with stress. Of course, parents are not only dealing with their own anxieties and worries, but trying to make sure their kids navigate the world safely as well. With school back in full swing, increased pressure at work, and the holiday season now bearing down like a freight train, it's no surprise… READ THE REST