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Overstock Exec Wants Churches Protected From Having To Recognize Gay Marriages

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

The executive vice chairman of Utah-based online retailer Overstock.com has raised eyebrows over remarks he made in reference to his state's same-sex ...

Patrick Byrne: One of the Good CEOs

Brian Penny | Posted 11.07.2013 | Business
Brian Penny

Instead of ostracizing the financial CEOs that crippled our economy, I want to spotlight one of the good CEOs that takes a modest salary. Rather than condemning the tech companies that sell us all out to the NSA, I'd like to showcase honest businesses.

How Online Sales Tax May Benefit E-Commerce

Eliyahu Federman | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business
Eliyahu Federman

Competition is the essence of commerce. The only way businesses get stronger is if there is competition to do things better, faster or at lower cost. All that businesses can -- or should -- ask for is for the rules of competition to be fair to all parties.

The 'Amazon Tax' Battle Heats Up

Reuters | Nanette Byrnes | Posted 04.09.2013 | Technology

By Nanette Byrnes (Reuters) - Major online retailers Amazon.com Inc and Overstock.com on Wednesday told a New York state court that the...

TechScape: Turning On the Crowdsourcing Spigit

Bill_Robinson | Posted 07.20.2012 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

I'm going to make a prediction, right here; right now: This crowdsourcing phenomenon is just getting started and Yammer is just the beginning of what is sure to be a clown-car chase for the best companies in this sector.

Md. Man Reinvests Salary From Fair Trade Business For Nepali Woman

Potomac Patch | Posted 01.25.2012 | Impact

Making the rounds during the Internet start-up craze in the 1990s, Potomac resident Ed Edmondson worked to help develop the product marketing and busi...

Tad Martin, Cross Commerce Media: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 07.28.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...

10 Cities That Shop Most Online

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 09.11.2011 | Business

Internet commerce has become a part of American life, and some cities have become particularly involved in shopping online, according to personal fina...

Russell Simmons: Face of Modern American Business?

Pedro L. Rodriguez | Posted 08.21.2011 | Technology
Pedro L. Rodriguez

The 2011 American Business Awards were presented in front of a room of American business people by The Stevie Awards last night. Representatives from ...

Google Penalizes Retailer For Scamming The Search System

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Nobody likes a cheater. Especially not Google, who just penalized Overstock.com for trying to boost their search rankings using some slippery tactics,...

A New Domain Extension ".CO" Launched This Week

Courtney Boyd Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Courtney Boyd Myers

There are more than 90 million domain names registered in the .COM extension. Finally a new domain name competitor, fit for companies, corporations and all other forms of commerce, the extension ".CO," has entered the market.

Colorado Tax Exemption Debate Less Than Half Finished After Contentious Marathon Day

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A marathon committee hearing continued late into the night Wednesday as a flood of business groups argued against eliminating $132 million of tax cred...