Amazon Is Suing Sites That Sell Fake Reviews


Amazon is cracking down on sites that it says sell fake reviews to bolster products sold on the retailer’s website. The online retail giant filed suit Wednesday against buyamazonreviews.con and buyazonreviews.com, according to The Seattle Times. The suit accuses the websites of false advertising, trademark infringement and violating consumer protection laws. Buyamazonreviews.com did not immediately respond to a request for comment. However, the website’s owner, Mark Collins, told the Read more [...]

Apple could sell 1 million watches opening weekend, and barely move the needle on Apple’s revenue (AAPL)


Apple will sell over one million Apple Watches over the opening weekend, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster. By way of comparison, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sold over 10 million units in their first three days on the market last September, Apple says. Here's his reasoning:  1 million total Watch units in opening weekend would imply an attach rate of less than 1% of total iPhone users (close to half a percent). We believe given interest in the product and our prior survey work, a sub Read more [...]

IRS To Sell The Right To Collect Darryl Strawberry’s Remaining New York Mets Salary


Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to be Darryl Strawberry, minus the athletic ability and cocaine? Well, now you can, and all it will cost you is half-a-million bucks. ESPN's Darren Rovell took a break from tweeting pictures of snack foods and pun-filled faux-headlines long enough to report [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Psssst, wanna buy an article about an art installation?: Diller + Scofidio’s ‘Soft Sell’


Staff and visitors alike have been startled by voices echoing in the museum’s western colonnade. Are people hiding around the corner? The sounds are coming from the newly installed Elizabeth Diller and Ricardo Scofidio work Soft Sell, a video playing on a small flat-screen monitor. Before they rose to prominence as architects, Elizabeth Diller and Ricardo Scofidio—they’re two-thirds of the Diller Scofidio Renfro starchitect team behind the high-profile New York projects Hypar Pavilion Read more [...]

Buy Low, Sell High? Easy If You Know How


Markets are interesting beasts. In a sense, they are purest form of capitalism, a space where all that matters is transactions. According to investment researchers, the sheer mass of buying and selling going on in our capital markets means that prices reflect, all the time, the actual value of the underlying [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Attorney: Donald Sterling agrees to sell Clippers (Yahoo Sports)


Donald Sterling is leaving without a fight. He is dropping his plans to sue the NBA, leaving only approval by the league's owners for Steve Ballmer to become the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. But Donald Sterling's attorney, Maxwell Blecher, said he ''has made an agreement with the NBA to resolve all their differences.'' Sterling gave his consent to a deal that was negotiated by his wife, Shelly Sterling, to sell the team, Blecher said. Representatives for Shelly Sterling and the NBA declined Read more [...]

Priced To Sell: A Four-Point Process For Smart Sellers


You’re ready to sell your home. Or maybe you’re not sold on selling, but it’s the right move for career, family, or other reasons. The good news is that there are plenty of resources waiting to help you figure out the best price for you home. You don’t want to […]
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