Amazon's Best-Selling Book Is Just 266 Blank Pages

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada

But it makes a strong political statement.

What 40 Years Struggling To Publish A Book Taught Me About Rejection

Michael Clarkson | Posted 02.17.2017 | Canada Living
Michael Clarkson

Rejections ache. Book rejections have their own trauma, and yet they're a chance for growth. In the 40 years it took me to get my non-fiction book, The Age of Daredevils, published, I learned about my weaknesses and how to take a punch.

I'm Loving The Resistance Trump's Travel Ban Has Caused

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada Politics
Fransi Weinstein

Don't know about you, but I'm really loving the fact that U.S. citizens and CEOs (in ever increasing numbers) are standing up to Donald Trump, calling him out, defying him and fighting back. And it doesn't look like they have any plans to give up any time soon.

Facebook Could Be The Mass Media Of Tomorrow

Mitch Joel | Posted 02.03.2017 | Canada
Mitch Joel

What makes a piece of content a television show, a movie, a YouTube clip? It's not a new discourse. It's something that many (including little old moi...

Amazon Wants To Send Deliveries From Giant, Airborne Warehouses

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Business

The company's already testing drones.

Amazon Canada Learns The Hard Way Not To Step On India's Flag

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.12.2017 | Canada Business

India's foreign minister took to Twitter to vent his outrage about a doormat featuring the Indian flag.

Amazon Video Streaming Could Have 'Stealth Launch' In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.18.2016 | Canada Business

Recent events in Australia up the odds of an Amazon video launch here.

Amazon's Best Books Of 2016

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 12.08.2016 | Canada Living

Did any of your faves make the list?

Should Government Step In To Regulate Disruptive Technology?

The Team | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Business
The Team

Many companies have thrived through innovation by leveraging the global connections. The crucial question is, if companies become so successful that they start to impact local economies, job markets, real estate prices, etc., should government intervene with regulation or let free markets reign?

Amazon Sued Over Hoverboard That Burned Family's $1M House

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Business

The lawsuit says Amazon had information about the dangers of the product before the fire.

Does Your Business Really 'Get' What Your Customers Expect Online?

Cody Green | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada
Cody Green

There is little question that e-commerce is becoming more ingrained in the shopping habits of Canadian consumers. Yet in spite of the fact that 76 pe...

Amazon Launches Same-Day Delivery In Toronto And Vancouver

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada Business

Eligible purchases will arrive by 9 p.m.

10 Beauty Products On Amazon That Have Incredible Reviews

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 08.11.2016 | Canada Style

Here's all the beauty product Amazon users are buying (and loving).

Summer Is Heating Up With Deal Frenzy Retail Moments

Andrea Stairs | Posted 07.12.2016 | Canada Business
Andrea Stairs

Summer -- generally a slow season for retail -- is becoming a popular time of year for deal events to catch consumers' attention and create urgency for purchases with seasonally-relevant, limited-time offers. A consumer may not have planned on opening their wallet, but if the deal is truly too good to pass up, then...

Amazon Enlists Fashion It Girls For Body Positivity Campaign

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Style

Shouldn't we all just #SaySomethingNice for us?

Amazon Wants To Be Your New (Virtual) Supermarket

CP | Mae Anderson, The Associated Press | Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Business

"This is a big threat" to traditional retailers.

Trump Goes To War With Washington Post, Amazon

AP/HuffPost Canada | The Associated Press | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Business

Washington Post has 20 reporters digging into Trump's past.

Amazon Echo Hackathon Showcases Canada's Silicon Valley Mindset

Marco Pasqua | Posted 03.12.2017 | Canada Business
Marco Pasqua

Canada has been responsible for some of the greatest technological innovations in the world. Over the past 150 years inventions like the Canadarm, the telephone and pacemakers have dramatically impacted our culture and how we function in society, with 2016 being no exception.

Scarlett Johansson Shines In Audible's 'Alice In Wonderland'

Lauren Buritsch | Posted 02.26.2017 | Canada Music
Lauren Buritsch

Alice in Wonderland continues its comeback streak with Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson's audio version of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland via Audible Studios, an Amazon company. Audible says, "It tells the story of the young and imaginative Alice, who grows weary of her storybook, one 'without pictures or conversations,' and follows a hasty hare underground -- to come face to face with a host of strange and fantastic characters."

These Are The Most Influential Brands In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Canada Business

Only one homegrown name made the top 10.

'Suicide Shirts' Appear To Be Removed From Amazon

CP | Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2017 | Canada Business

"Amazon holds the responsibility here."

Toronto Man Calls On Amazon To Stop Selling Suicide Shirts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Living

Mark Henick, 28, has launched an online petition on that has garnered support from hundreds of people.

Amazon Hits New Milestone With Cyber Monday Sales

CP | Mae Anderson, The Associated Press | Posted 01.05.2016 | Canada Business

Sales were up 40 per cent from the previous year.

Stock Market Surprises Of 2015: Online Businesses Win, Oil And Gas Lose

CP | Marley Jay, The Associated Press | Posted 12.31.2016 | Canada Business

New media companies like Netflix became more valuable than established media companies like CBS.

Canadians Hitting Malls, E-Commerce Sites For Boxing Day Deals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.26.2016 | Canada Business

A representative from Best Buy says December 26 is still their biggest shopping day of the year.