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"Guide for the Modern Bear"

Friday Nov 2, 2012
"Guide for the Modern Bear" is a fun, wholesome, and hip travel guide focused on the bear lifestyle and modernist community in fourteen cities across the USA and Europe.

In Gay Marriage Fight, Some Brands Take a Stand

By Patrick Condon and Rachel La Corte | Monday Jul 30, 2012
A number of businesses, including Amazon.com and Chick-fil-A, have drawn the line in the stand as where they stand on gay rights issues.

Amazon Founder & Wife Double $$ to Support Wash. State Marriage

Friday Jul 27, 2012
Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie announced a gift Friday of $2.5 million to the campaign to defend Washington’s same-sex marriage law.

Bad gifts may be history with Amazon’s idea

By Barbara Ortutay | Friday Dec 31, 2010
For some, it’s the red reindeer Christmas sweater. For others, it’s the diamond-encrusted dreidel. Whatever your worst gift nightmare might be, Amazon may soon give you a reason to cheer.

Amazon to allow gifting of Kindle e-books

Monday Nov 22, 2010
Amazon.com Inc. has begun allowing customers to give its Kindle e-books to others.

Federal judge upholds Amazon users’ privacy and free speech rights

By Shaun Knittel | Thursday Nov 4, 2010
A federal judge in Washington State ruled on Monday, Oct. 25, the government’s requests for detailed information about Amazon.com customers-including purchases of books about mental health, alcoholism and LGBT issues-violates their right to free speech, anonymity and privacy.

Amazon goes after Apple’s iPad in new Kindle ad

By Rachel Metz | Wednesday Sep 15, 2010
Amazon.com Inc. is rolling up its sleeves in its fight to convince consumers that its Kindle electronic reader is better than competing devices such as Apple’s iPad, unveiling more aggressive advertising that is accentuating a growing rivalry.

Amazon trying to offer subscription TV, movies

By Ryan Nakashima | Wednesday Sep 1, 2010
Amazon.com Inc. is talking with major media companies about offering unlimited views of older TV shows and movies online, as it struggles to stay relevant to consumers flocking to Apple Inc.’s iTunes a la carte store and Netflix Inc.’s all-you-can-eat subscription plan

For online ’super reviewers’ rewards go offline

By Sean O’Driscoll | Friday Jul 9, 2010
Yelpers who write frequently and succinctly are given elite status by a Yelp review board, while high profile Amazonians have hundreds of listed "fans" waiting for their next review.

Amazon.com offers new lower-priced Kindle DX

Thursday Jul 1, 2010
Amazon.com says it is introducing a new version of its higher-end Kindle at a lower price as competition among electric-book readers intensifies.