Stacey Vanek Smith
Apr 4, 2013 Every purchase, online web search and even cellphone call generates data that companies hope to use to boost sales. But storing all that data is becoming a big expense, and it has spawned a multibillion-dollar industry.
Mar 29, 2013 Walmart is reportedly considering using customers at its brick-and-mortar stores to deliver packages to online customers.
Mar 21, 2013 The CIA has reportedly recruited Amazon to develop a private cloud for American intelligence gathering. So is there any sector Amazon isn't involved in these days?
Mar 20, 2013 A new web service called Shopping Enhancer aims to restore parity to online shopping by getting around Google's pay-to-sell system.
Feb 7, 2013 This week, the retailing giant said it will soon offer its own currency, called the Amazon Coin.
Dec 26, 2012 Whether it’s Netflix and Amazon, or Apple and Google, companies that start off cooperating can turn into fierce competitors.
Oct 26, 2012 Tech stocks have had quite a day today and quite a week. Apple, Amazon and Microsoft are all in the spotlight for various reasons.
Oct 18, 2012 Getting the Kindle into the hands of students offers Amazon a golden opportunity to bite into Apple's iPad market.
Oct 10, 2012 Walmart stores in a handful of cities will double as distribution centers as the online giant moves into super quick delivery.
Sep 26, 2012 The office-supply chain will close dozens of stores in the U.S. and Europe and increase its selling online and through mobile apps.