Here's a business model that could help use the internet to save publishing from the abyss. Angry Robot Books will offer you e-book versions of every book it publishes in a year — up to 24 books — for £69.
Google promises that "your phone will be your wallet" and starting Wednesday this mobile wallet will be able to snag daily offers in Portland, Oregon.
Facebook's believed to be opening the lid on Deals for the US today, which will bring Groupon-like offers and coupons like parts of Europe (and Canada) have seen. If you check out Facebook Deals' site, it mentions that "Deals will be available soon in Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, San Diego and San Francisco." Expect more…
We're generally savvy enough to avoid the clever marketing schemes of niche credit cards, but every once in a while an especially tantalizing deal comes around that even we cannot resist. Forgive us, 28.4% APR. We'd just crawled in from the desert and our thirst was unquenchable. [The Consumerist]