There may be hope this Small Business Saturday if local businesses implement the right strategy, products (a singular focus), and customer service. Local bookstores are reportedly “booming,” according to a CBS News column published on Nov. 23, 2018, Black Friday. “Bookstores are back and they’re back in a big way. I’m not giving to to…
Amazon has flipped the switch on its LoveFilm brand, officially renaming the service in the UK to Amazon Instant Video to match its US counterpart. LoveFilm is the largest subscription service in the UK, rivaling Netflix, with more than 15,000 movies and TV episodes.
Amazon introduced its streaming box April 2, dubbed Fire TV, a direct competitor to Apple TV and Roku. The box, which will retail for $99, will feature Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, Hulu Plus and more, as well as voice controls and an optional gaming controller. More coverage in this week’s Zimedium Podcast.
Buzzfeed President and COO Jon Steinberg appeared on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street this morning. A frequent contributor to the show, Steinberg discussed the price of web traffic, viral content and engagement; then stuck around to chat Pinterest advertising.