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By Sasha Fedorenko March 22, 2019 - 2:42 pm spring discounts roll out ‘sweet 16 deals’ promo spring discounts promotion introduces 16-days of consecutive deals from 24th of March and until 8th of April across categories including sports memorabilia, home, tech and fashion. Each day from 24th of March through 8th of April, eBay will unveil a new offer daily at 8am

Keith Williams appointed new Royal Mail Chairman

This morning there's another new Royal Mail Chairman announced, Keith Williams is to succeed Les Owen in May this year. Les stepped up to the plate as Chairman in September 2018 with immediate effect to provide some continuity when Peter Long quit also with immediate effect.

PayPal encouraged to ban ‘unethical’ essay-writing firms

PayPal are encouraged to ban transactions from essay-writing companies in a bid to stop university students double-dealing the education system. The education secretary, Damian Hinds said that it is "unethical for these companies to profit from this dishonest business". Damian proposed a plan for UK universities to

Amazon launched new Kindle with adjustable front light

Amazon have launched yesterday new Kindle with a built-in adjustable light to enable consumers to read during day or night. The new Kindle is $89.99 (£68.24), with three months of Kindle Unlimited for free. Readers can adjust the display brightness to read in places with different

Amazon introduces Belei their first private-label skin care line

Amazon have introduced yesterday Belei their first private-label skincare line to offer shoppers solutions for various skin types. All Belei products are eligible for free shipping, including unlimited free two-day shipping with Amazon Prime, and come with Amazon Satisfaction Guarantee. The new collection has 12 different

Amazon Pay through Worldpay enabled with API

Worldpay, have teamed up with Amazon, making Worldpay the first acquirer enabling Amazon Pay for its merchants. Through this relationship, Worldpay merchants that accept payments in the United States can utilize Amazon Pay through Worldpay, providing an expedited, consistent and seamless online checkout experience. What this

Royal Mail CDC pension scheme gets government commitment

The Government have expressed their commitment to Royal Mail and the CWU today, to bring forward legislation to enable Collective Defined Contribution (CDC) pension scheme at the earliest opportunity. We have reported on Royal Mail and the CWU reaching an agreement acceptable to both parties

Amazon re:MARS event: How artificial intelligence will shape the future

Amazon have announced the registration for their Amazon re:MARS, machine learning, automation, robotics, and space event. It focused on exploring the future of artificial intelligence (AI) so that attendees can adopt practical solutions to improve their customer service. The registration for the event, taking place launches global electronics online store on Google Express have launched a global electronics online store on Google Express, the online shopping site owned by the search engine of Alphabet Inc.'s new website, Joybuy offer a range of electronic products such as phones, electronics as well as general merchandise as clothing and sports