WHSmith Ranked as Worst High Street Name

7,700 people who still actually walk to the shops, buy things in person then carry them home like they're brave hunters coming back to the village with a warm deer carcass, were asked for their opinions about the state of the shops down there. They came to largely the same conclusion – WHSmith is literally the worst. Read More >>

WHSmith Hacks Itself and Distributes Personal Details via Email

A bizarre glitch on the WHSmith web site caused the shop's online portal to email out personal customer details en masse, with users of the site's contact form receiving bundles of personal details of other account holders -- including names, addresses, phone numbers and more. Read More >>

Mass of Sick Self-Published Porn Pulled From Amazon, WHSmith and Kobo Book Stores

Publicity surrounding the discovery of stacks of sick self-published erotic novels has resulted in Amazon, WHSmith and Barnes & Nobles pulling a range of amateur sex ebooks, said to include horrific incest and rape porn fiction that was popping up in uncensored search listings. Read More >>

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WHSmith Unveils Kobo Vox Android-Powered Colour LCD “Social” Ereader For the UK

In another attempt to make itself relevant again, WHSmith has launched a colour ereader-come-tablet, the Kobo Vox. The 7-inch colour slate packs 8GB of storage, is powered by an 800MHz processor and runs Gingerbread with access to the Android Market. Read More >>