Online giant Amazon has revealed that it close to completing a deal which will see them take full control of the film rental service Lovefilm. Lovefilm and Amazon have always shared a close relationship after Lovefilm acquired Amazons rental business in 2008. Ever since Amazon has maintained a 42% share holding of the European based firm and has now struck a deal that...

Have you heard the great news? Amazon has released sales figures for their Amazon Kindle – they say they have sold… Millions – that’s as clear as mud! The last few weeks have been all about sales numbers, all the big brands have been releasing all sorts of figures. Call of Duty: Black Ops sold 1.4 million copies on the first day, Sony had sold 4.1 million Move...

UK consumers have been left baffled by the ‘Lightening deals’ running throughout the week on the online retailer Amazons website. The deals which count down and seemingly only last a couple of seconds offer huge discounts on a huge variety of products on the site. The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has been inundated with complaints and say they will investigate...

Following the succes of the Amazon Kindle, it has been reported (by the New York Times at least) that the Lab 126 division of Amazon which is responsible for the manufacture of their hardware devices, is gearing up to create new ranges that go beyond the ebook readers already popularised with the world. The whole report is based on some job openings with Lab 126 and it...

Last.fm is a blinding music service that enables you to listen to your faourite tracks from your favourite bands and discover new bands based on the type of music you typically listen to. They manage to offer this service for free without getting in all sorts of trouble from the music industry because they monetise the service through advertising revenue. While Last.fm...