Amazon reports earnings amid frustrated investors

Jan 29, 2015
Is it possible the company finished up the year on an upswing?
Posted In: Amazon,, earnings report
Amazon is hoping its search feature will compete with the likes of giants like Google.

What Amazon's earnings tell us about its competition

Oct 23, 2014
Amazon is Google's chief rival in the search business.
Posted In: Amazon,, Google, search engines

Is Amazon's delivery drone all hype?

Dec 2, 2013
On "60 Minutes" last night, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled a drone he said may be making deliveries in the coming years. But is it really possible?
Posted In:, drones

Our gold box of Amazon's best reviews

Aug 20, 2013
A compilation of the funniest customer reviews for Amazon products.
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Astroturf book reviews and the high-speed Internet debate

Jul 31, 2013
Susan Crawford, who argues high costs are to blame to lack of high-speed Internet, is getting some very fishy-looking reviews on her latest book.
Posted In: Internet,, broadband

Is a job at Amazon a 'good job'?

Jul 29, 2013
Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Posted In: manufacturing, Jobs, Unemployment, Amazon,

The consequences of an online sales tax

Apr 22, 2013
Online sales taxes are up for debate again and big guys like eBay are crying foul. What are the real consequences of an online sales tax for retailers?
Posted In: online sales tax, sales tax, ebay,

Amazon pops cork on wine store

Nov 9, 2012
Yes, the Internet retail giant is getting into the wine-selling business. Its new online store will offer about 1,000 different kinds.
Posted In:, wine

Welcome to Amazon-dot-everything

Oct 25, 2012
The giant online retailer is expanding into everything from banking to movie-making.
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Amazon looks to expand delivery beyond home, office

Jul 31, 2012
The online retailer hopes 'locker' program will broaden its customer base.
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