Remember last week when Arthur Sulzberger Jr. "emphatically declared," according to the New York Times own coverage, that the newspaper was not for sale?
On the front lines of the new Cold War
via Blue OriginA spacecraft funded by Amazon head Jeff Bezos lost control during a test flight and was destroyed, the Wall Street Journal reports. Blue Origin, a commercial space company Bezos funds, is believed to have launched and lost the unmanned craft on August 24th. In a letter written ... More >>
via ereaderchat.comThe Amazon Kindle is kind of amazing. At the risk of sounding cheesy, you can get everything on there! Books, magazines, blogs, etc; all there on your shiny white screen! CNN explained yesterday why Amazon should just start giving the things away for free and hints that Jef ... More >>
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is finally going to show Jeff Bezos who's boss and play himself as a guest voice on The Simpsons. In the episode, Lisa and Nelson go to a convention for entrepreneurs after she agrees to fund his bike business, and (possible spoiler alert!) Zuckerberg reminds the ki ... More >>
Dozens of seniors in Brighton Beach have been complaining about the poor quality of their daily Meals on Wheels lunches. The problem, they say, started last year when the Jewish Association for Services to the Aged abandoned its own kitchen in favor of catering services. [NY Post] Pepsi and ... More >>
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