Jul 26, 2013 Most businesses get hammered by the markets when they fail to meet profit expectations; not Amazon.
Jun 28, 2013 Amazon is rolling out a new online platform for fan fiction, that is, original stories that use famous characters from TV and movies.
Jun 18, 2013 What began as small protests against bus price hikes has now escalated into nationwide wide protests involving hundreds of thousands of people. When an economy expands, people bristle at corruption and poor spending choices.0
Jun 18, 2013 Up until last year, Brazil's economy was surging. But growth has slowed, just as the government is preparing to host soccer’s World Cup next year.
Jun 10, 2013 Concerns over Orwellian surveillance and Big Brother provides a literary boost.
Jun 5, 2013 According to Reuters, Amazon is on the verge of bringing online grocery delivery to cities across the country.
May 8, 2013 Brazil's Roberto Azevedo has been chosen to become the next leader of the World Trade Organization, he will be the first Latin American to head the international group.
Apr 25, 2013 Amazon is coming out with its own media box for TVs, according to Bloomberg Businessweek. The device would compete with Apple TV, Roku, and possibly cable and satellite companies.
Apr 17, 2013 iTunes still dominates the music download arena, but Amazon is coming on, and other competitors are in the wings.
Apr 12, 2013 Some Amazon critics say the company’s razor-thin quarterly profits -- if there are any at all -- are evidence that CEO Jeff Bezos is running the company like a “charity” for the benefit of customers at the expense of shareholders.