Tag Archives: Amazon

It’s the Prime day at Amazon!

Today is the Amazon traditional “Prime day” sale. Tons of promotions are going on, and if you look carefully enough you may catch a glimpse of that rare beast called “a real deal!”. If you don’t yet have a Prime … Continue reading

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Getting ready to filing your taxes?

This is the tax season again, and many people are starting to prepare their tax returns. Some are preparing the documents to provide to their tax preparers (you might want to read this post on how to chose your tax … Continue reading

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In case you’ve missed – some updates from eBay and Amazon

Those of us who use the Amazon marketplace and eBay, should pay attention to the following changes: 1. eBay recently announced the new Global Shipping Program. This program allows you to ship your items to foreign buyers without shipping internationally … Continue reading

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Carbon monoxide detectors must be installed everywhere now!

California law mandates CO detectors as of January 1st. Where to buy them, and what to buy? Continue reading

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How easy it is to destroy your digital presence?

Mat Honan’s lessons from hacking of his @mat twitter account should be learned by all. Do take care of yourself, no-one will do it for you. Continue reading

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eBay makes me feel violated

Been “raped” by a service provider lately? No? try eBay, you’ll get screwed a lot. Continue reading

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Amazon are giving you free money!

Today’s deal of the day on “Amazon Local” is an Amazon gift $10 gift card – for just $5! Basically – they’re giving you $5 for free! Link inside! Continue reading

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Another shopping event – Cyber Monday

Well, if you’re not all done with the craziness of the Black Friday, enjoy your continuing shopping. I know I’m done. But do enjoy some free treats while at it. Continue reading

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Sad end for Borders – closing the remaining stores

It’s sad. Although it’s the online shopping boom, with Amazon leading the way, that drove Borders out of business, it’s still sad seeing bookstores closing. Continue reading

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Amazon starts a video streaming

The service is provided free to the Amazon Prime subscribers, which in turn costs $79 ($8 cheaper than Netflix, including the free trial). Continue reading

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