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  • Sly shoppers' bag of tricks

    Sly shoppers' bag of tricks
    Nordstrom is famously forgiving when shoppers change their minds about purchases. Customers love it — especially those whose motives may be questionable. The Seattle retailer has been known to take back well-worn clothing, shoes bought years...
  • 'The Fault in Our Stars' movie trailer hits; the book is on top

    'The Fault in Our Stars' movie trailer hits; the book is on top
    On Wednesday, the trailer for the film "The Fault In Our Stars" was posted online. On Thursday, the novel was on top of Amazon's bestseller list. The film stars Shailene Woodley as Hazel, a girl who meets Gus, a guy (Ansel Elgot) in a cancer support...
  • Amazon may offer Kindle checkout system this summer

    Amazon may offer Kindle checkout system this summer
    Amazon.com is reportedly planning to offer small and mid-size retail businesses a checkout system that would use the company's Kindle tablets to process payments, a report Wednesday said. The Seattle online retailer could have the checkout system...
  • How I Made It: Rdio CEO Anthony Bay

    How I Made It: Rdio CEO Anthony Bay
    The gig: Veteran digital media executive Anthony Bay took over in December as chief executive of Rdio, a streaming music service created by Janis Friis, the co-founder of the Internet phone application Skype (and the file-sharing service Kazaa). Rdio...
  • Albertsons parent Cerberus is buying Safeway for more than $9 billion

    Albertsons parent Cerberus is buying Safeway for more than $9 billion
    Albertsons is making a play for the top spot in the U.S. grocery industry with the purchase of rival Safeway for more than $9 billion in cash and stock. Safeway, now the second-largest chain behind Kroger Co., owns the Vons and Pavilions brands in...
  • New bid by FCC to craft rules for Internet

    New bid by FCC to craft rules for Internet
    WASHINGTON — Beaten back twice by the courts, the nation's top communications regulator will make a last-ditch attempt to craft rules aimed at ensuring the Internet remains open and free of interference from a rapidly consolidating broadband...
  • Staples to close up to 225 stores; February retail sales mixed

    Staples to close up to 225 stores; February retail sales mixed
    Office supply giant Staples Inc. is planning to close as many as 225 North American stores while slashing annualized costs by up to $500 million by the end of 2015. The Framingham, Mass., company, which has been pressured by online competitors such as...
  • California gold coins: Theories abound on treasure's origin

    California gold coins: Theories abound on treasure's origin
    The news of a Northern California couple’s discovery of more than 1,400 gold coins hidden on their property has experts, history buffs and regular folks speculating on the treasure's origin. Though officials said it is unlikely the coins were...
  • Gold coins found by California couple unlikely stolen from U.S. Mint

    Gold coins found by California couple unlikely stolen from U.S. Mint
    Gold coins worth $10 million that were discovered by a Northern California couple were not likely stolen in a 1901 U.S. Mint theft in San Francisco, an official said Tuesday. “We do not have any information linking the Saddle Ridge Hoard coins...
  • Roku announces $49.99 Streaming Stick, a Chromecast, Apple TV rival

    Roku announces $49.99 Streaming Stick, a Chromecast, Apple TV rival
    Roku has announced a new device for its lineup: the $49.99 Streaming Stick. The device is a small stick that users can plug into the back of their HD TVs through the HDMI port to stream video content from the Internet. The Streaming Stick must also...
  • PowaTag e-commerce system debuts, aims to revolutionize shopping

    PowaTag e-commerce system debuts, aims to revolutionize shopping
    Ever lust after a product displayed in a store that’s closed for the day? Or struggle to find the item you saw in a magazine or YouTube advertisement? Maybe you’re curious about something on a shelf but can’t find a salesperson to...