Now you can collect some of your Amazon orders in just two minutes

Amazon has launched “Instant Pickup,” a service that lets customers collect items within two minutes of ordering them. The inital pick-up locations are at university campuses in California, Ohio, and Maryland.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/16/now-can-collect-some-your-amazon-orders-in-just-two-minutes.html

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Nintendo has already sold 1.5 million NES Classic Edition consoles

Riding on a wave of nostalgia, the NES Classic Edition quickly became one of the hottest ticket items this holiday shopping season.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/06/nintendo-has-already-sold-1-5-million-nes-classic-edition-consoles.html

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Crafting an Online Strategy, Part 3: How to Get Paid for Your Wares


If you’re just starting to sell your crafts or other handmade items online, one of the first decisions you’ll need to make is how to accept customer payments. There are a variety of choices for payment processing, and many crafters end up using several. The methods you choose will depend on the needs of your business and your customers. One of the most common payment methods for small businesses is PayPal. You also might want to process payments on your own website. That’s where companies like Stripe come in.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83401.html?rss=1

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Amazon's Prime Day Could Turn Into Christmas in July


In celebration of its 20th birthday, Amazon plans to push wish list items into shopping carts and new customers into its Prime ecosystem this July 15, dubbed “Prime Day.” The eve of Amazon’s 20th anniversary, Prime Day will be packed with more deals than Black Friday, Greg Greeley, vice president of Amazon Prime, said Monday. The event kicks off at midnight on July 15, with lightning deals popping up as frequently as every 10 minutes. Along with the thousands of lightning offers, Amazon will present seven Deals of the Day.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82244.html?rss=1

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Thief returns Android tablet he couldn't work to charity store

Typically, authorities do not expect thieves to return the items they stole, but that is exactly what Christopher Hoosen, 33, did when he brought back an Android tablet that he swiped from a U.K. charity store. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/12/30/thief-returns-android-tablet-couldnt-work-to-charity-store/

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Amazon Rolls Its Shopping Carts Onto Twitter's Turf


Amazon is now allowing consumers to add items to their shopping cart simply by sending a reply on Twitter. Users who connect their accounts on the two services can add a product they see in a Twitter link to their Amazon shopping cart simply by replying to the tweet with the hashtag #AmazonCart — or #AmazonBasket if they are located in the UK. The feature is available only in the U.S. and the UK at present. The system saves items to carts but does not automatically make purchases.

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Apple trademark update suggests company may enter jewelry business, hinting at rumored 'iWatch'

Apple has broadened its corporate trademark to cover “Class 14” items — a distinction given to jewelry, clocks and watches, potentially signaling that the company is planning to enter the wearable device market.



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