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Overstock aggressively challenges Amazon on book prices

Overstock.com announced last Thursday that it would be undercutting Amazon book prices by 10 percent. Not to be outdone, Amazon matches the prices...on some titles.

By Jul. 29, 2013

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Amazon, Overstock argue in NY court against sales tax demand

The two retailers are trying to convince a New York judge that forcing them to collect state sales tax is unconstitutional.

By Feb. 7, 2013

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Overstock retreats from O.co name change

Internet retailer resurrects old Overstock.com brand for Web site and ads "for now" following customer confusion, its president tells AdAge. But Overstock says switching to the O.co brand is still a goal.

By Nov. 14, 2011

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Daily Tidbits: Amazon, Overstock get knocked down by N.Y. court

The two online retailers have lost their appeal to avoid collecting sales tax in New York state.

By Jan. 13, 2009

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Overstock sues New York over Net sales tax law

Company is asking the New York State Supreme Court to declare the new law unconstitutional.

By May. 31, 2008

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Amazon to collect N.Y. sales tax; Overstock drops out

E-tailer says it has no choice but to comply with new law starting June 1. But Overstock.com opts to cut off 3,400 N.Y.-based affiliates to avoid obligations.

By May. 15, 2008

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Amazon nixes the idea of accepting Bitcoin

Even though the fledgling cryptocurrency is gaining momentum, the e-commerce giant has no plans to start allowing it.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Supreme Court rebuffs appeal of 'Amazon tax' law

The US Supreme Court deals Amazon and Overstock a blow, declining to hear a case that appeals New York's law that forces online retailers to collect sales tax.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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Next iPhone could read your fingerprints

Code hidden in iOS 7 opens a door to iPhone fingerprint scanning, Netflix will soon roll out user profiles, and not everyone is happy with Google's changes to Zagat.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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Illinois court throws out 'Amazon tax' online sales law

The decision marks the first time a court has said the state law forcing Illinois-based marketing affiliates to collect sales tax violates federal rules.

By Oct. 18, 2013