Tag: Amazon

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

The Price of Kanye West’s Ego

Rappers have big egos. So it doesn’t surprise that Kanye West would price his blockbuster new album My Beautiful, Dark Twisted Fantasy, at $4.99 merely to upstage his dainty country-pop nemesis Taylor Swift, whose Speak Now released a few weeks … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 28th, 2010

The Price of Shipping

Amazon may have just pulled off the most astonishing feat in retail: to get its customers to pay for the privilege of buying more. Amazon’s Prime service, which offers customers free two-day delivery for an annual fee of $79, has … Continue reading

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