• Amazon's Brick-And-Mortar Bookstore Gets Panned
    Some critics are not impressed with Amazon’s first foray into brick-and-mortar retail. The New Republic’s Dustin Kurtz calls it “wildly banal,” and writes that the only thing it “disrupts” is foot traffic heading toward a Restoration Hardware. “The store is physically odd,” he adds. “It betrays inexperience with retail.”