• Amazon

    Amazon to launch broadband service in the UK

    As if all they do wasn’t enough, reports have surfaced that Amazon are considering a new addition to their business – broadband services. According to reports there’s been an increase in the use of premium subscription services which require the use of the internet. Because of this,...

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    Amazon boss becomes the world’s third richest man

    Forbes magazine reveals Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos as the world’s third richest person. Bezos is the owner of 18% shares in Amazon, which rose by 2% in trading on Thursday. Following the increase Forbes magazine estimated his net worth to be $65.3bn. In the second quarter, Amazon’s revenue...

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    Amazon test out UK drone delivery

    Amazon gets approval to test out drone delivery in the UK. Amazon will be commencing drone tests in UK airspace after winning approval from the Government to lift strict flying restriction in a major boost to its plan for it’s unmanned delivery aircraft. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has granted...

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    Bookshops challenging Amazon

    Amazon is being challenged by independent bookshop, ink@84.   Independent bookshop, ink@84, in Highbury, North London, have launched a new service, NearSt, which allows you to order and receive a book within 60 minutes. The service will allow you to browse through your local shops stockist using...

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    Nook Annouce They Are Closing

    Nook, the digital book platform by US bookseller Barnes & Noble, have announced they will be pulling out of the UK on 15th March. The news came on World Book Day, when they announced that UK versions of the online book shop, Android app and store accessed via Nook devices will all close. Barnes &...

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