Amazon.com made its first sale on 3rd April 1995. It was a book, Fluid Concepts And Creative Analogies: Computer Models Of The Fundamental Mechanisms Of Thought by Douglas Hofstadter, and was bought by John Wainwright for $27.95.
By the end of 2013, Apple was selling more of iPad Minis than the larger version. Minis constituted 60% of the number but generated only 49% of revenue. [more...]