USA TODAYThat review you wrote on Amazon? PricelessUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Chances are, a week or two after you buy something online you'll get an email asking, “How'd we do?” and a link to review the product. Your response and those of other customers are worth a lot: $400 billion, according to one analyst.Confessions of …Continue reading "That review you wrote on Amazon? Priceless – USA TODAY"
Slate Magazine (blog)Amid a Slew of Lackluster Amazon Pilots, Amy Sherman-Palladino's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Is a KnockoutSlate Magazine (blog)Since it started making original programming, Amazon has been releasing the first episodes of potential new series online. This was initially framed as a tech company gambit, a disruption of the entrenched TV business' inefficient way …Continue reading "Amid a Slew of Lackluster Amazon Pilots, Amy Sherman-Palladino's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Is a Knockout – Slate Magazine (blog)"
WGRZ.comAmazon.com in your kitchen for under $30WGRZ.comAmazon.com in your kitchen for under $30. Amazon's aggressive new pricing toward your kitchen! Matt Granite , WKYC 5:04 AM. EDT March 20, 2017. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST. BUFFALO, NY – You've shopped with them, you've …Amazon Using Trojan Horse Approach To Go After Smartphone Voice MarketSeeking AlphaHow Amazon …Continue reading "Amazon.com in your kitchen for under $30 – WGRZ.com"
Data EconomyAmazon planning third data complex near HermistonThe Register-GuardPENDLETON — Amazon is proposing to build a third data complex west of Hermiston consisting of four data centers. The East Oregonian reported that the Seattle-based e-commerce giant recently bought 120 acres of land next to the Hermiston Generating …Amazon could be about to break ground on MEGA …Continue reading "Amazon planning third data complex near Hermiston – The Register-Guard"
Motley FoolAmazon's Latest Move in Grocery Is Nothing NewMotley FoolAmazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is taking another step into grocery retail. After aggressively expanding its AmazonFresh delivery service and lowering its price last year, the company unveiled a new cashier-less prototype of a store called Amazon Go in …Inside Amazon's Battle to Break Into the $800 Billion Grocery …Continue reading "Amazon's Latest Move in Grocery Is Nothing New – Motley Fool"
CNBCAn overwhelming amount of retailers are losing money chasing AmazonCNBCThe survey results underscore the delicate balance retailers toe in meeting customers' growing demands while protecting their margins — something Wall Street has given Amazon a pass on. That's partly because Amazon is able to offset its shipping costs … Source: amazonContinue reading "An overwhelming amount of retailers are losing money chasing Amazon – CNBC"
FortuneAmazon Is Going on a Hiring Spree in the UKFortuneDoug Gurr, U.K. country manager at Amazon, said the jobs would provide "even faster delivery, more selection and better value" for British customers. Amazon's new head office in London will have capacity for more than 5,000 people by the end of the …Amazon plans 5000 new …Continue reading "Amazon Is Going on a Hiring Spree in the UK – Fortune"
Online sales tax: Lessons from Buffett, Wal-Mart and AmazonMeridian StarForget the fact that 74 percent of Americans – some 230 million people – are already paying sales tax when they shop with Amazon. Forget that in the 45 states that have a sales tax, all but six already collects sales or use taxes from online …Continue reading "Online sales tax: Lessons from Buffett, Wal-Mart and Amazon – Meridian Star"
Footwear NewsBoycott backlash: Ivanka's perfume No. 1 on AmazonWND.comDespite (or perhaps because of) chain retailers like Nordstrom and Burlington dropping Ivanka Trump's clothing and accessories line from their stores and websites, the first daughter's namesake brand has gotten a boost in sales elsewhere: Amazon, where …Ivanka Trump Fragrances Rank in Top 3 Spots on Amazon Best …Continue reading "Boycott backlash: Ivanka's perfume No. 1 on Amazon – WND.com"
VarietyTV News Roundup: 'Catastrophe' Season 3 Gets Premiere Date on AmazonVariety… of Carlton Dotson, Dennehy's teammate who pleaded guilty to the murder — the only known instance in the history of the NCAA where one student athlete was convicted of murdering another. “Catastrophe” Season 3 will debut on Amazon Prime on Apr. 28.and more » Source: …Continue reading "TV News Roundup: 'Catastrophe' Season 3 Gets Premiere Date on Amazon – Variety"
Amazon and Apple's Payments Growth Shows PayPal Is Facing Stiffer CompetitionTheStreet.comAmazon.com (AMZN) provided fresh evidence of this threat on Tuesday when it announced Amazon Payments, which lets consumers pay on third-party sites and apps process via their Amazon account info, has now been used by over 33 million people.and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon and Apple's Payments Growth Shows PayPal Is Facing Stiffer Competition – TheStreet.com"
Atlas ObscuraHumans Probably Altered the Amazon 2000 Years Earlier Than We ThoughtAtlas ObscuraIf you go deep into the Amazon, in the Brazilian state of Acre, and you look in the right spot, you'll eventually find lots of geoglyphs: shapes dug into the dirt that are recognizable from high above. Archaeologists have known about these geoglyphs …Continue reading "Humans Probably Altered the Amazon 2000 Years Earlier Than We Thought – Atlas Obscura"
Madison.comAmazon's Next Major Growth Driver Takes Another Step ForwardMadison.comAmazon recently passed a major milestone in its continued effort to disrupt the global shipping and logistics industry, long dominated by partners including FedEx (NYSE: FDX), UPS (NYSE: UPS), and numerous others. Equally important, this achievement …As Amazon looks to deliver its own packages, Charlotte's airport is part …Continue reading "Amazon's Next Major Growth Driver Takes Another Step Forward – Madison.com"
GeekWireAmazon's virtual assistant Alexa offers a Super Bowl prediction — and it may surprise youGeekWireApple's Siri, meanwhile, had a rather boring response to the same question of “who will win the Super Bowl?” “The odds favor the Patriots over the Falcons by three points,” Siri said today. Google Home, which rivals Amazon's Echo, responded with …Continue reading "Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa offers a Super Bowl prediction — and it may surprise you – GeekWire"
VentureBeatGoogle Home or Amazon Echo? We reviewQuartzGoogle Home arrived in the US months ago, but a Super Bowl commercial for the voice-activated home assistant is serving as a new introduction of the product to millions of American television viewers. It's a fairly political ad, too. In the one-minute …Amazon Echo is better at talking about …Continue reading "Google Home or Amazon Echo? We review – Quartz"
Investor’s Business DailyAmazon Revenue Miss Is Your Golden OpportunityYahoo FinanceAmazon (AMZN) sharply declined after the world's largest e-commerce company disappointed the market by missing Wall Street's Q4 revenue estimates and provided a lower-than-expected guidance for Q1. Amazon posted EPS of $1.54 with revenues …Amazon's stock closes down after earnings but continues its real estate, logistics pushPhoenix …Continue reading "Amazon Revenue Miss Is Your Golden Opportunity – Yahoo Finance"
Business InsiderAmazon's massive cloud business failed to live up to expectations for the first time — but investors aren't worriedBusiness InsiderAmazon's cloud service, Amazon Web Services, has grown into a massive $12 billion annual revenue business, just 10 years after its launch. AWS, in fact, has done so well that it's never missed street estimates …Continue reading "Amazon's massive cloud business failed to live up to expectations for the first time — but investors aren't worried – Business Insider"
FortuneWhy Amazon Alexa Will Take Over Your Phone and Your Office NextFortuneLast month, Huawei boasted that its new Mate 9 will be the first smartphone to come preloaded with Amazon's Alexa smart voice recognition-and-search software. But it most certainly won't be the last. Beyond the home, it's evident that Amazon is …4 things Google Home …Continue reading "Why Amazon Alexa Will Take Over Your Phone and Your Office Next – Fortune"
VarietySarah Paulson to Star in Serial Killer Movie 'Lost Girls' for AmazonVarietyHot off winning a SAG Award for “The People vs. O.J.Simpson,” Sarah Paulson has come on board Amazon Studios' serial killer drama “Lost Girls.” Documentarian Liz Garbus is making her narrative feature film directing debut on “Lost Girls.” Michael …Sarah Paulson To Star In …Continue reading "Sarah Paulson to Star in Serial Killer Movie 'Lost Girls' for Amazon – Variety"
TheStreet.comAmazon: Cramer's Top Takeaways – TheStreetTheStreet.comJim Cramer says Amazon is more about growth than earnings, and tells investors to be patient….AMZN.and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon: Cramer's Top Takeaways – TheStreet – TheStreet.com"
TheStreet.comAmazon: Cramer's Top TakeawaysTheStreet.comCramer said the disappointments could be explained away by a strong dollar and Amazon's frantic warehouse building along with its big push into India. But then again, Amazon has never been an earnings story, it has only ever been a growth story.and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon: Cramer's Top Takeaways – TheStreet.com"
QuartzAmazon hired 100000 people last year, and it's hiring 100000 moreThe VergeIn January Amazon said that it plans to hire 100,000 more workers in the next 18 months, which received a fair amount of attention in the news. But it turns out that's right in line with Amazon's current hiring habits. According to the company's …Continue reading "Amazon hired 100000 people last year, and it's hiring 100000 more – The Verge"
TheStreet.comAmazon Is Still in Early InningsTheStreet.comShe found it ironic that in the past investors would become frustrated whenever Amazon missed marks on profitability, yet exceeded revenue expectations. Friday's decline comes as "they finally have better profitability and lower revenues," Link noted.and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon Is Still in Early Innings – TheStreet.com"
RecodeAmazon has at least 66 million Prime members but subscriber growth may be slowingRecodeAmazon Prime is the key to Amazon's dominance — period. So when the company reveals any numbers about the shipping and video service, I scoop them up like my 3-year-old does brownie crumbs. Last year, I pieced together some company …Amazon shares dip …Continue reading "Amazon has at least 66 million Prime members but subscriber growth may be slowing – Recode"
USA TODAYHow to keep Amazon's Alexa from becoming a parenting nightmareUSA TODAYAmazon's Echo has been the hot tech gadget to own since it first launched more than two years ago. The home speaker pairs with a digital assistant, Alexa, allowing users to play music, search recipes or check the weather through simple voice commands.4 things …Continue reading "How to keep Amazon's Alexa from becoming a parenting nightmare – USA TODAY"
CNBCHere's how Wall Street is reacting a day after Amazon's quarterly resultsCNBCShares of Amazon.com were down more than 4 percent in premarket trading on Friday, a day after the retail giant reported fourth-quarter sales that fell short of expectations. The online retail technology company posted earnings that beat analysts' … Source: amazonContinue reading "Here's how Wall Street is reacting a day after Amazon's quarterly results – CNBC"
ForbesAmazon Go Is the Future (Plus 4 Reasons The E-Commerce Giant Might Just Win Retail)ForbesIf you think Amazon Go, the new walk in/walk out concept grocery store, is about produce, you're missing the point. Amazon Go might currently be in beta – but it represents Amazon's ambition to be the true alpha of retail. And …Continue reading "Amazon Go Is the Future (Plus 4 Reasons The E-Commerce Giant Might Just Win Retail) – Forbes"
CNBCGuggenheim says Amazon still a buy, gives $950 price targetCNBCAmazon is still a buy despite its revenue miss, according to Guggenheim's Robert Drbul, who is putting a $950 price target on the stock. That's more than 16 percent higher than the stock's price of $812.29 a share on Friday morning. "We think from the …and …Continue reading "Guggenheim says Amazon still a buy, gives $950 price target – CNBC"
CNBCRetail investors pile into Amazon ahead of earningsCNBCEmployees stand outside the new Amazon Go grocery store in Seattle, Washington, U.S., on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Amazon.com shares are flying off the shelf. Ahead of the e-commerce giant's fourth-quarter earnings announcement scheduled for Thursday, … Source: amazonContinue reading "Retail investors pile into Amazon ahead of earnings – CNBC"
USA TODAYSanta was very good to Amazon this yearUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO – After what was by all accounts a stellar fourth quarter, Wall Street is expecting good things from Amazon when it announces earnings on Thursday after the bell. Amazon will continue to do well because of its laser focus on the customer …Amazon captured …Continue reading "Santa was very good to Amazon this year – USA TODAY"