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Americans Googled 'gun control' more than 'gun shop' in the past week

Two weeks after the Parkland shooting, the gun control debate shows no signs of fading out like it has after previous mass shootings. A recent Google Trends analysis shows that people are more open to learning about the issue, as searches for "gun
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Amazon may open six new Amazon Go stores this year

The first Amazon Go store opened just a month ago,  but the franchise's next steps may already be in the works.  Amazon could open as many as six new Amazon Go stores this year, reports Recode, citing "people familiar with the company's
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This Amazon competitor is betting young shoppers will love its fancy boxes

One of Amazon's biggest advantages is being the "everything store." Shoppers can seemingly get anything they want with a few clicks, and for Prime members, there's free and fast shipping.  But doing "everything" is definitely not the strategy
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Amazon has a plant store now and their selection of flowers, succulents, and trees is unbe-leaf-able

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Hey, plant moms and dads: Is this recent warm weather is
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Now juice stores are giving out Bitcoin as a competition prize

It's not just cashed-up dads jumping on cryptocurrencies, juice companies are doing the same too. Australian juice chain Boost have launched a competition where customers can win one Bitcoin, if they can correctly guess the price of the
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Verizon will start locking its phones right when you buy them

The days of buying unlocked phones are over. Verizon is joining other phone carriers in the practice of keeping phones locked for a certain time period after purchase. That means you can't buy a Verizon phone and start using it on a different
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LA pot shop serves 23,606 people in first month of legalization

The first month of California's legal recreational marijuana sales showed that weed is big business, despite local government's reluctance to issue permits. MedMen, a cannabis company that's basically an Apple Store for pot products has dispensaries

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