Amazon Opens A Physical Bookstore

Amazon, the online bookselling giant who pioneered digital books is getting physical. The company has opened an actual brick and mortar location in Seattle.

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The store will have around 6,000 titles on the shelves and hopes to use the same methods it employs to determine your reading interests when you buy online¬† and apply them to stocking the right inventory for the bookstore. They’ll combine Amazon and Goodreads ratings as well as data about online pre-orders to guess what will go over well with customers.

The prices for books in the store will match the online prices.

Windows 10 Passes XP and OS X

According to numbers from StatCounter, Windows 10 is steadily growing since its introduction in late July, and has now passed Windows XP and Max OS X.¬† According to their figures around 10% of PCs are running Windows 10. That’s slightly more than the 9% running OS X. Windows XP is also found on just under 9% of PCs.

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Window 8.1 is running on about 13% of PCs, and Windows 8 on just around 3%. Windows 7 still reigns supreme at 50% of the market, nearly a 5% drop since July and the introduction of Windows 10.

Apple Watch Closes In On 7 Million In Sales

Apple Watch it king of the wearables according to data from Canalys. They sat the company has shipped nearly 7 million Apple Watches since April, far ahead of the rest of the smartwatch pack.

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Apple posted its biggest profit ever for a fiscal year in October, raking $53.4 billion dollars.

~ Cynthia