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.
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.
Mar 13, 2013 President Obama sat down for a meal with Republican leaders to talk about the budget. So what do you eat, when you're working while eating?
Feb 7, 2013 This week, the retailing giant said it will soon offer its own currency, called the Amazon Coin.
Jan 15, 2013 As more sites look to monetize web search functions, a commentator questions what it means 'to search.'
Jan 30, 2013 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the rollout of a new, seemingly obvious feature: search. With one billion users and a lot of data, Facebook has a private trove to mine.