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These One-Star Amazon Reviews Of Nigel Farage's Book Are Priceless

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Comedy

Sadly, 'The Purple Revolution: The Year That Changed Everything' isn't a memoir by Prince about the year 1999. It's Nigel Farage's latest tome ...

Amazon Delivers Within the Hour and Starbucks Drops Off at Your Desk: The Future of Delivery Services

Georgie Barrat | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Tech
Georgie Barrat

Starbucks has long been a leader in mobile payments and the mobile-app space. Adding delivery options to their roster is an exciting advancement and highlights the changes that are currently taking place in delivery services as a whole.

Google Street View Comes To The Amazon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Tech

Google Street View wants you to explore the Amazon. And not like this: Like this: Some of the most dramatic new imagery was c...

Five Steps To Getting Your Book Published

Mark Hillary | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hillary

We are surrounded by more distractions than ever today. Social networks offer endless opportunities to publish short thoughts without the effort involved in crafting the 200-pages of content you might need for a book.

Are These The Worst Amazon Movie Reviews Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Comedy

And the Oscar for Most Amusing Supply Of Terrible Film Reviews goes to... @AmznMovieRevws! Yes, if you love movies and/or bad movie reviews, then t...

Might Norway Blacklist Canadian Oil Firm Over Amazon Operations?

David Hill | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK
David Hill

During the meeting in November various Matses men expressed concern about the potential impacts of oil operations on the IPI.

Netflix, What Next for the King of Streaming?

Wayne Beynon | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Wayne Beynon

Netflix has been at the forefront of this shift in the way we interact with our televisions, offering viewers an unprecedented quantity of content from one source, much of which had previously only been available by purchasing expensive movies from the likes of Sky or Virgin, or enjoying an old school DVD boxset.

If Brazil Bans Oil From Javari Border, Why Won't Peru?

David Hill | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK
David Hill

In 2007 Peru established two oil and gas concessions, Lot 135 and Lot 137, totalling almost 1.5 million hectares and contracted a Canadian company, Pacific Rubiales Energy, to operate there. This means that more than half of the western boundary of the Javari reserve borders Peruvian oil and gas concessions.

Introducing The Wearable Device You Forgot You Already Had

Tamara Sword | Posted 01.03.2015 | UK Tech
Tamara Sword

So what could replace the smartphone? Rather than smart watches or augmented glasses, I'm following the money and betting on a technology that Facebook, Amazon and Google have all invested in. Drone technology.

The Ultimate Tech Of 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Tech

There has been more than a little bit of tech released in 2014. In fact it almost feels like we've been writing about it all year. Weird, huh? O...

Incredible Gadgets You Need In Your Home Right Now

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.12.2014 | UK Tech

Everyone is obsessed with having the latest gadget in their pocket, but for some reason the idea of a tech-filled home still fills us with dread. I...

Here's What You Can (STILL) Buy On Amazon For A Penny

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Tech

Amazon customers were able to buy bargain goods for as little as 1p after a software glitch caused the prices to plunge. The global giant said "the...

Black Barbie Doll Is Twice The Price of Its White Counterpart In the US

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Preskey | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A man looking for a Christmas present for his daughter was outraged at a US retailer selling a black Barbie doll for more than twice the price of its ...

Student Gets To Keep £3,600 Amazon Goods Sent To Him By Mistake

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Christmas definitely came early for one student who has been told he can keep £3,600 worth of gifts from Amazon which were mistakenly sent to him. ...

Six Things You Need to Know to Become a Successful 'Mumpreneur'

Helen Rolfe | Posted 01.02.2015 | UK
Helen Rolfe

The word 'mumpreneur' was added to the sixth edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in 2011 - a tribute to the growing numbers of women in the UK who regularly don two hats, one as a business-owner and the other as a mum, usually with young families. According to research released last year, the UK is home to more than 300,000 mumpreneurs who contribute as much as £7.4 billion a year to the economy.

Amazon's Installing An Army Of Robots

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Tech

This is the Kiva. It's a robot. And it's better at picking your Amazon order than a human. When it comes to distribution, it seems, humans are not....

11 Black Friday Vines That Will Make You Despair For The Future Of Mankind

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK

Black Friday is not just the perfect opportunity to pick up half-priced kettle, you are also given opportunity to witness what life would be like in t...

Asda And Tesco Black Friday Carnage Has The Universe Utterly Dismayed

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK

It's Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, and the perfect opportunity to bring out the very worst in humanity. The birthplace of ci...

Black Friday Sends Brits Into Eye-Popping Consumerist Frenzy

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.12.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Woman Fights Off Everyone In Wembley Asda For Flatscreen TV, Wins Black Friday Police have been called to dozens of UK supermarkets and sto...

Black Friday Tech 2014: Here's How You Win

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Tech

This Friday one of two things will be taking over your life: Either it's the news that the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer goes live OR it's ...

This Is The Best Kindle Ever, But It'll Cost You

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.11.2014 | UK Tech

The Amazon Kindle Voyage is the best E-Reader you can buy. It's that simple. Or rather it would be if there wasn't the small matter of its main rival,...

Living Wage Week: The Big Business Model Needs Changing

Natalie Bennett | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK Politics
Natalie Bennett

To give small business a chance we need to make big business and multinationals pay their fair share of taxes and give their staff decent wages and conditions. They need to treat their suppliers decently, obey the law and not act anti-socially.

Amazon's Echo Speaker Is A Lot Creepier Than You Realised

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Tech

We realised Amazon's Echo speaker was ripe for parody. We didn't realise it would be this funny, or that the parodies would come this quickly......

Amazon's Diversity Report Isn't... Very Diverse

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Tech

Amazon's newly released diversity report has shown that the E Commerce company is mostly white, and mostly male. According to the full report, Amaz...

Amazon's F-You to Indie Authors

Larry Jaffee | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

New printed copies of my book Walford State of Mind, first published in 2011, now sell for £2.05 (as of 31 Oct.). So what if the retail price's listed as £15.99? Amazon.co.uk finds it necessary to slash the price by 87%. It's dropped 15 pence since I discovered the error (or is it?) a few days ago.