CNBCAmazon plans more than 200 daily flights from new cargo hubCNBCAmazon.com plans to schedule more than 200 flight departures and landings per day at a $1.49 billion cargo hub it is building near Cincinnati, the airport's chief said in an interview on Wednesday, in a sign of the soaring ambitions of the online retailer.Amazon will …Continue reading "Amazon plans more than 200 daily flights from new cargo hub – CNBC"
Yahoo FinanceAmazon and groundhogs — What you need to know in markets on ThursdayYahoo FinanceThe busy week of earnings comes to a head on Thursday, as Amazon (AMZN) will highlight one of the busiest earnings days of the year. Reporting after the market close on Thursday, the online retail giant is expected to report earnings …Continue reading "Amazon and groundhogs — What you need to know in markets on Thursday – Yahoo Finance"
ForbesAmazon Opening Bookstore In ManhattanForbesAmazon is preparing for growth this year. Following the 2016 announcements that the company intends to open a bookstore in Chicago and another location in Dedham, MA, a suburb of Boston, it announced three more forthcoming stores: in Lynnfield, MA, … Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon Opening Bookstore In Manhattan – Forbes"
A Warning For Amazon Longs Before EarningsSeeking AlphaThe stellar growth of Amazon's (NASDAQ:AMZN) top and bottom line in recent quarters, backed by the unprecedented success of its cloud computing division, has not convinced everyone that the company is infallible. Genuine concerns regarding the "quality … Source: amazonContinue reading "A Warning For Amazon Longs Before Earnings – Seeking Alpha"
Wall Street JournalAmazon.com Plans First Air Cargo HubWall Street JournalAmazon.com Inc. said Tuesday it plans to build its first air cargo hub to accommodate its growing fleet of planes, signaling the company is ramping up its expansion into transporting, sorting and delivering its own packages. The Seattle-based retailer …Amazon to spend $1.49B on new air …Continue reading "Amazon.com Plans First Air Cargo Hub – Wall Street Journal"
The Mercury NewsAmazon tallies human impact of White House entry banThe Seattle TimesIn a declaration filed with the state attorney general's suit against the White House executive order, Amazon detailed how the surprise edict interfered with the smooth running of the world's largest e-commerce firm.Amazon, GitHub, other tech companies backing lawsuits against Trump immigration banThe …Continue reading "Amazon tallies human impact of White House entry ban – The Seattle Times"
The VergeEverything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in FebruaryThe VergeAmazon, on the other hand, will be able to remind people what it was like in the good old days, when teenaged werewolves could surf on top of vans in the middle of suburbia without issue when the original Teen Wolf comes to …Continue reading "Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in February – The Verge"
Barron’sAmazon, Alphabet and Facebook Will ThriveBarron’sAmazon increased square footage for the entire fulfillment operation by 30% year-over-year in 2016, versus up 22% average from 2013-2015 at large scale. The fulfillment growth implies 35 million incremental fulfillment square feet in 2016, or two times …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon, Alphabet and Facebook Will Thrive – Barron's"
ForbesWalmart's Free Shipping Escalates Battle With Amazon PrimeForbesWalmart launched a program competitive to Amazon Prime last year called ShippingPass for a $50 monthly fee. But it didn't have many of the same perks as Amazon Prime such as streaming media and e-book lending. As of this morning, the minimum …Wal-Mart dumps its version of Amazon Prime …Continue reading "Walmart's Free Shipping Escalates Battle With Amazon Prime – Forbes"
Business InsiderHow Amazon is trying to lure in indie filmmakers with a $100000 bonusBusiness InsiderIn the hopes of attracting some of the movies that aren't having distributors knocking down their doors, Amazon announced before the festival began that any feature film that played at this year's Sundance can join its Amazon Video Direct platform, a …Continue reading "How Amazon is trying to lure in indie filmmakers with a $100000 bonus – Business Insider"
Investor’s Business DailyHeavy Investments, Currency Exchange Could Dampen Amazon EarningsInvestor’s Business DailyDominance in e-commerce, new growth opportunities and having one of the best management teams on the planet are among the reasons cited by RBC Capital Markets for reaffirming its outperform rating on Amazon.com (AMZN) just ahead of quarterly … Source: amazonContinue reading "Heavy Investments, Currency Exchange Could Dampen Amazon Earnings – Investor's Business Daily"
Fox NewsFirst images of huge, stunning Amazon coral reef releasedFox NewsScientists working in the waters off the coast of South America have released the first images of the stunning Amazon Reef. The coral reef was discovered last year during an expedition off the coast of Brazil where the Amazon River meets the Atlantic …Stunning Photos …Continue reading "First images of huge, stunning Amazon coral reef released – Fox News"
JezebelAmazon Needs to Restock Hannah Arendt's The Origins of TotalitarianismJezebelIt's been fascinating and a more than a little frightening to watch which books make bestselling comebacks or sell out on Amazon as one indication of the US political climate. In the summer, for instance, you might recall that pocket Constitutions …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon Needs to Restock Hannah Arendt's The Origins of Totalitarianism – Jezebel"
Amazon Deforestation Rises as Government Moves to Weaken Indigenous ProtectionsTruth-OutIn an open letter written last month, employees from Ibama, the government organisation responsible for protecting the Amazon, complained about a lack of support for their work. "We are not controlling deforestation rates in the Amazon. "We estimate … Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon Deforestation Rises as Government Moves to Weaken Indigenous Protections – Truth-Out"
Jackson Clarion LedgerSmaller States Rejoice as Amazon Finally Collects Sales TaxABC NewsMany online shoppers in the United States have for years had to pay state sales taxes whenever they buy goods from Amazon. But the Seattle e-commerce giant has dragged its feet on collecting sales taxes in small and sparsely populated states where it …Amazon sales …Continue reading "Smaller States Rejoice as Amazon Finally Collects Sales Tax – ABC News"
Amazon Reef: First images of new coral systemBBC NewsThe first pictures of a huge coral reef system discovered in the Amazon last year have been released by environmental campaigners. The Amazon Reef is a 9,500 sq km (3,600 sq miles) system of corals, sponges and rhodoliths, Greenpeace says. The reef is …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon Reef: First images of new coral system – BBC News"
BurlingtonFreePress.comAmazon changes course in VermontBurlingtonFreePress.comDo you report your online purchases to the state every year so you can pay the appropriate amount of sales tax? If so, congratulations. You're one of fewer than 10 percent of Vermonters who fess up on their tax returns, according to the tax department. Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon changes course in Vermont – BurlingtonFreePress.com"
Amazon and Auto PartsBarron’sFor years now, investors have known that someday Amazon.com (AMZN) and other online sellers would be a threat to auto-parts retailers, but they have largely dismissed the risk—in many cases rightfully so, as the stocks would sell off and then bounce back.and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Amazon and Auto Parts – Barron's"
MarketWatchPotential Amazon partnership exciting for PayPal, analysts sayMarketWatchIn the interview, Schulman says his company had been in conversations with Amazon, but did not announce any other details. That partnership may be needed, said Josh Beck, an analyst at Pacific Crest Securities, as PayPal has a few potential catalysts, …PayPal on Amazon? It might happen yetCNETPayPal Payments …Continue reading "Potential Amazon partnership exciting for PayPal, analysts say – MarketWatch"
Digital TrendsAmazon's open Alexa takes on Apple's closed HomeKit initiativeDigital TrendsWhereas Amazon is relatively open in its approach to working with partners making solutions that tie into the Alexa platform, Apple requires more stringent certification requirements for companies that want to make products using HomeKit. One …Google CEO on competition with Amazon Echo and Alexa: …Continue reading "Amazon's open Alexa takes on Apple's closed HomeKit initiative – Digital Trends"
TheStreet.comBuy Amazon.com Ahead of Fourth-Quarter Results, Top Trader SaysTheStreet.comShares of Amazon.com (AMZN) are already up by over 11% in 2017, but it's still a good "buy" ahead of its 2016 fourth quarter earnings, due out next Thursday, 55 Capital market strategist Max Wolff said on CNBC's "Power Lunch" on Friday afternoon. Source: amazonContinue reading "Buy Amazon.com Ahead of Fourth-Quarter Results, Top Trader Says – TheStreet.com"
'10 Cloverfield Lane' hits Amazon in February 2017CNETIt seems every month we tell you Amazon is picking up more and more James Bond movies. That just means that these titles disappear from services (like Amazon) and then come back online. In February you can catch "Diamonds are Forever," "The Living …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "'10 Cloverfield Lane' hits Amazon in February 2017 – CNET"
CNET'10 Cloverfield Lane' hits Amazon in February 2017 – CNETCNETAmazon Prime video picks up the sort-of sequel to "Cloverfield" as well as a bunch of James Bond movies.and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "'10 Cloverfield Lane' hits Amazon in February 2017 – CNET – CNET"
Barron’sIs Microsoft Leaping Ahead of Amazon?Barron’sAmazon's cloud-computing business doesn't attract as many headlines as some of its sexier endeavors. But it's one of the steadiest aspects of the retailer's business, allowing Amazon.com to make big bets on risky projects like drone delivery and new …Microsoft's cloud competitor to Amazon nearly doubled revenue and usage from …Continue reading "Is Microsoft Leaping Ahead of Amazon? – Barron's"
CNETNvidia Shield owners rejoice: You now have Amazon and moreCNETIt was too expensive and buggy, and didn't come close to the app selection of competitors like Roku and Amazon Fire TV. What a difference 20 months and numerous software upgrades makes. We've revisited that review and increased the rating numerous …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Nvidia Shield owners rejoice: You now have Amazon and more – CNET"
VarietySundance: Amazon Buys Prison Drama 'Crown Heights' (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyAmazon Studios has picked up world rights to the Sundance prison drama “Crown Heights” for $2 million-plus, Variety has learned. The movie, which premiered to strong reviews on Monday as part of the U.S. Dramatic Competition, stars Lakeith Stanfield …Sundance: Lakeith Stanfield's Prison Drama 'Crown Heights' Nabbed by AmazonHollywood …Continue reading "Sundance: Amazon Buys Prison Drama 'Crown Heights' (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety"
Digital TrendsPayPal could be on its way to Amazon; CEO says the two are “in conversations”Digital TrendsPayPal is a pioneer of web payments and has made itself known all over the web. There is, however, one major website that has evaded its rise — Amazon. According to recent reports, that could soon change. PayPal confirmed …Continue reading "PayPal could be on its way to Amazon; CEO says the two are “in conversations” – Digital Trends"
BloombergPayPal Has Been Talking With Amazon on Payments, CEO SaysBloombergAmazon.com Inc. and PayPal Holdings Inc. have discussed letting shoppers pay for Amazon purchases using their PayPal accounts, highlighting how PayPal can attract new partners since its 2015 split from Amazon rival EBay Inc. “We have been in …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "PayPal Has Been Talking With Amazon on Payments, CEO Says – Bloomberg"
GeekWireAmazon to close Kindle 'Write On' author community, pulling the plug on story labGeekWireAmazon's Kindle Write On author community, billed as a “story lab” for authors to test ideas and get feedback from readers, will be closing on March 22, the company informed members of the community today. The company said in a message on …Continue reading "Amazon to close Kindle 'Write On' author community, pulling the plug on story lab – GeekWire"
Sundance: Amazon Buys ISIS Documentary 'City of Ghosts' (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyAmazon continues to rack up major acquisitions out of the Sundance Film Festival. The streaming giant is in final negotiations to land worldwide rights to “City of Ghosts,” a critically acclaimed documentary for north of $2 million, Variety has learned …and more » Source: amazonContinue reading "Sundance: Amazon Buys ISIS Documentary 'City of Ghosts' (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety"