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An employee prepares order at Amazon's San Bernardino Fulfillment Center October 29, 2013 in San Bernardino, California. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Is Amazon Prime Membership Worth The Added Cost?

The cost of an Amazon Prime membership is increasing from $79 to $99, the first increase since the program was introduced in 2005.

03/13/2014

Amazon Fresh trucks (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Amazon Grocery Delivery Rolls Into San Francisco

Amazon.com Inc.’s grocery delivery service is rolling into San Francisco…

12/11/2013

Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Google Looks At Building Fleet Of Robots

After Amazon announced they’re working on drone delivery service, there are reports Google may be working on creating a fleet of robots.

12/04/2013

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (left) shows off Amazon PrimeAir drones to Charlie Rose of CBS News. The unmanned aircraft would be used for shipping items to customers. (CBS)

Amazon Sees Delivery Drones As Future

Amazon is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less – via self-guided drone.

12/02/2013

Mackenzie Bezos & Jeff Bezos (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Wife of Jeff Bezos Pans Book About Amazon

The wife of Jeff Bezos is giving a thumbs-down to a recent book about her husband’s company, Amazon.com Inc…

11/04/2013

Amazon's new Tracy warehouse. (CBS)

Amazon Ramping Up Hiring For Huge New Tracy Warehouse

Tracy City Manager Leon Churchill envisions there will be at least 1,000 workers with that number swelling to as many as 4,000 during the holiday shopping season.

07/16/2013

Man shopping for groceries. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Bay Area Grocery Shopping Through Amazon?

Amazon.com is reportedly getting into the grocery business in the Bay Area. The online shopping giant, which has been offering deliveries in the Seattle area, plans to expand its service to the Bay Area by the end of the year according to Reuters.

06/05/2013

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

Federal Judge Hearing Claims In Apple e-Book Price Fixing Suit

The Justice Department sued Apple and other publishers last year. The five other publishers named in the lawsuit have settled. The judge has urged Apple to do the same.

06/03/2013

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Tech Report: Online Holiday Shopping Still An Option For Procrastinators

Shoppers waiting until the last minute to finish their holiday shopping may not know that they still have time to buy those gifts online.

12/17/2012

Shoppers Make Final Purchases Before Christmas

Best Tips To Avoid Holiday Spending Mistakes From A South Bay Financial Professional

It’s the holidays. You have to buy gifts, but your bank account demands thriftiness and you need to avoid overspending. If you are one of many Americans who have been hit hard by the economy and are looking for ways to spend wisely over the holidays, here are a few suggestions, with input from a South Bay financial advisor.

12/04/2012

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