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Zero Hedge
Amazon "Tweaks" Its Hillary Book Stats: Doubles '5-Star' Reviews Overnight2,000. But Thursday afternoon, there were only 255, with many of the most crit
Amazon "Tweaks" Its Hillary Book Stats: Doubles '5-Star' Reviews Overnight
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
2,000. But Thursday afternoon, there were only 255, with many of the most critical reviews removed by Amazon, whose CEO, Jeff Bezos, owns the Washington Post, which created an army of 20 reporters and researchers to investigate the life of Donald... Read more
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Canberra Times
Geena Davis: Hollywood must stop fearing female charactershad the most male audience. What impact do you think big streaming services lik
Geena Davis: Hollywood must stop fearing female characters
Canberra Times / Posted 16 hours ago
had the most male audience. What impact do you think big streaming services like Netflix and Amazon (Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos owns The Washington Post) will have on women's directorial prospects? Could outlets like these, that are trying to... Read more
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The Age
Geena Davis: Hollywood must stop fearing female charactershad the most male audience. What impact do you think big streaming services lik
Geena Davis: Hollywood must stop fearing female characters
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
had the most male audience. What impact do you think big streaming services like Netflix and Amazon (Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos owns The Washington Post) will have on women's directorial prospects? Could outlets like these, that are trying to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Geena Davis: Hollywood must stop fearing female charactershad the most male audience. What impact do you think big streaming services lik
Geena Davis: Hollywood must stop fearing female characters
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
had the most male audience. What impact do you think big streaming services like Netflix and Amazon (Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos owns The Washington Post) will have on women's directorial prospects? Could outlets like these, that are trying to... Read more
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FOX Business
100 Fascinating Facts About Facebookin the world, behind Microsoft's Bill Gates, Zara's Amancio Ortega, Berkshire H
100 Fascinating Facts About Facebook
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
in the world, behind Microsoft's Bill Gates, Zara's Amancio Ortega, Berkshire Hathaway'sWarren Buffett, and Amazon.com'sJeff Bezos. 93. Zuckerberg is just 32 years old. 94. The next youngest billionaire in the top five is Jeff Bezos (52). 95.... Read more
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FOX Business
100 Fascinating Facts About Facebookin the world, behind Microsoft's Bill Gates, Zara's Amancio Ortega, Berkshire H
100 Fascinating Facts About Facebook
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
in the world, behind Microsoft's Bill Gates, Zara's Amancio Ortega, Berkshire Hathaway'sWarren Buffett, and Amazon.com'sJeff Bezos. 93. Zuckerberg is just 32 years old. 94. The next youngest billionaire in the top five is Jeff Bezos (52). 95.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Cascadia tech gathering snubs PortlandEllison challenges AWS Larry Ellison, the world’s ninth-wealthiest billionaire
Cascadia tech gathering snubs Portland
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Ellison challenges AWS Larry Ellison, the world’s ninth-wealthiest billionaire, is picking a fight with Jeff Bezos, who is No. 3 on Bloomberg’s list of richest people on the planet. Or at least with the Amazon.com cloud... Read more
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FOX Business
Gopro Karma Unveiled... And The Wider World Of Dronesin getting an investing foothold here. But we talked about some of the retailer
Gopro Karma Unveiled... And The Wider World Of Drones
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
in getting an investing foothold here. But we talked about some of the retailers, as well. Amazon -- for years now, Jeff Bezos has talked about, for years, his interest in turning this into a viable way of expanding its delivery options and... Read more
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FOX Business
Gopro Karma Unveiled... And The Wider World Of Dronesin getting an investing foothold here. But we talked about some of the retailer
Gopro Karma Unveiled... And The Wider World Of Drones
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
in getting an investing foothold here. But we talked about some of the retailers, as well. Amazon -- for years now, Jeff Bezos has talked about, for years, his interest in turning this into a viable way of expanding its delivery options and... Read more
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Business Insider
New York Times' executive editor explains how the paper decided to call Trump a liarand they have to have a different model. I don’t think they could pull off our
New York Times' executive editor explains how the paper decided to call Trump a liar
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
and they have to have a different model. I don’t think they could pull off our model. Does it worry you that people with Jeff Bezos’ power and influence in other areas own newspapers? As far as I can tell Bezos has been great for newspapers. I... Read more
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Variety
‘Generation Startup’of new technology that has always, at least until recently, fawned over that as
‘Generation Startup’
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
of new technology that has always, at least until recently, fawned over that aspect of CEO gurus like Steve Jobs and Jeff Bezos. It’s remarkable, in “Generation Startup,” to behold how much that belief has filtered down into the cells of the... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in History, Sept. 23: Neptune identified in 1846an outdoor procession. Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), visiting
Today in History, Sept. 23: Neptune identified in 1846
Southwest Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
an outdoor procession. Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), visiting Seattle, addressed Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos, billionaire investor Warren Buffett and other top American and Chinese business leaders, vowing his country would... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Oracle’s Larry Ellison vows to leave Amazon in a cloud of dustLarry Ellison, the world’s ninth wealthiest billionaire, is picking a fight wit
Oracle’s Larry Ellison vows to leave Amazon in a cloud of dust
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Larry Ellison, the world’s ninth wealthiest billionaire, is picking a fight with Jeff Bezos, who is No. 3 on Bloomberg’s list of richest people on the planet. Or at least with the Amazon.com cloud computing unit that helped catapult Bezos to that... Read more
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Slate
How the New York Times Decided to Call Donald Trump a Liarand they have to have a different model. I don’t think they could pull off our
How the New York Times Decided to Call Donald Trump a Liar
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
and they have to have a different model. I don’t think they could pull off our model. Does it worry you that people with Jeff Bezos’ power and influence in other areas own newspapers? As far as I can tell Bezos has been great for newspapers. I... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Amazon.com, Inc.: Could Amazon Stock Double Next Year?strategy of lowering costs to increase market share is paying off as AMZN stock
Amazon.com, Inc.: Could Amazon Stock Double Next Year?
Profit Confidential / Posted 2 days ago
strategy of lowering costs to increase market share is paying off as AMZN stock goes from one high to another. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos knows how to enter new markets and make them profitable. The growth of “Amazon Web Services” is a good case in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 23, 2016an outdoor procession. Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), visiting
This day in history, Sept. 23, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
an outdoor procession. Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), visiting Seattle, addressed Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos, billionaire investor Warren Buffett and other top American and Chinese business leaders, vowing his country would... Read more
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Canberra Times
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks and other famous companies got their namesin an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks and other famous companies got their names
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
in an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders". 12. Amazon Jeff Bezos reportedly wanted a name that began with "A" so it would appear near the top of an alphabetical list. He thought... Read more
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Brisbane Times
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks and other famous companies got their namesin an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks and other famous companies got their names
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
in an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders". 12. Amazon Jeff Bezos reportedly wanted a name that began with "A" so it would appear near the top of an alphabetical list. He thought... Read more
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WA Today
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks and other famous companies got their namesin an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks and other famous companies got their names
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
in an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders". 12. Amazon Jeff Bezos reportedly wanted a name that began with "A" so it would appear near the top of an alphabetical list. He thought... Read more
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The Age
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks got their namesin an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks got their names
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
in an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders". 12. Amazon Jeff Bezos reportedly wanted a name that began with "A" so it would appear near the top of an alphabetical list. He thought... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks got their namesin an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition
How Google, Amazon and Starbucks got their names
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
in an effort to evoke "the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders". 12. Amazon Jeff Bezos reportedly wanted a name that began with "A" so it would appear near the top of an alphabetical list. He thought... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyan outdoor procession. Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), visiting
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
an outdoor procession. Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng), visiting Seattle, addressed Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos, billionaire investor Warren Buffett and other top American and Chinese business leaders, vowing his country would... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
George Christy Talks About The Year Of Voting Dangerously, The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards and More!cash to buy “dirt” on Donald Trump. Desperados, indeed. Sadly, David’s minions
George Christy Talks About The Year Of Voting Dangerously, The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards and More!
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 2 days ago
cash to buy “dirt” on Donald Trump. Desperados, indeed. Sadly, David’s minions are the true deplorables. The Year when Jeff Bezos, owner of the Washington Post, came to his senses and decreed that, yes, health matters, after the breaking news... Read more
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CNBC
Cramer begs Amazon's Jeff Bezos: You could transform the stock marketfinds himself daydreaming about a fair and honest stock market, and what that w
Cramer begs Amazon's Jeff Bezos: You could transform the stock market
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
finds himself daydreaming about a fair and honest stock market, and what that would look like. He thinks if Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos ran things, it could quickly democratize the trading process and make it easier for everyone to profit. "Can you... Read more
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CNBC
Outrunning trading algorithms with the click of a buttonto what the big boys have, delivered right to your door. Only Amazon can level
Outrunning trading algorithms with the click of a button
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
to what the big boys have, delivered right to your door. Only Amazon can level the playing field, which is why I'm begging Jeff Bezos, please set it up," the "Mad Money" host said. Cramer envisions that Amazon could offer machine-learning... Read more
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Fortune
Amazon's Stock Just Hit a Major MilestoneS&P 500 Index also inched upward. This is the first time Amazon’s stock has ex
Amazon's Stock Just Hit a Major Milestone
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
S&P 500 Index also inched upward. This is the first time Amazon’s stock has exceeded $800—a milestone that also bumped CEO Jeff Bezos‘ net worth up by $721.7 million in a single day. But the truth is Amazon has been on a winning streak since last... Read more
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Business Insider
Amazon closes at an all-time high as it more than doubles its stock price in just 17 monthsRBC Capital upgraded Amazon's price target to $1,000 in a note published last w
Amazon closes at an all-time high as it more than doubles its stock price in just 17 months
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
RBC Capital upgraded Amazon's price target to $1,000 in a note published last week, noting strong growth across almost all platforms. Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditio... Read more
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Newsmax
YouTube to Live-Stream Debates From PBS, Telemundo, Washington Postthe U.S. presidential debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump from PBS
YouTube to Live-Stream Debates From PBS, Telemundo, Washington Post
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
the U.S. presidential debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump from PBS, NBCUniversal's Telemundo and the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post. The Google-owned video giant's expanded debate coverage means there are more choices than... Read more
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Fortune
Inside Fortune’s 2016 40 Under 40dot-com boom, and the list was a way to showcase the striking fortunes accumula
Inside Fortune’s 2016 40 Under 40
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
dot-com boom, and the list was a way to showcase the striking fortunes accumulated by the era’s hotshots: Michael Dell, Jeff Bezos, Pierre Omidyar, Marc Andreessen (“Really Young, Really Rich,” read our cover in 2000). We retired that list soon... Read more
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Quartz
Amazon’s new photo service is casually destroying Shutterflyhas between 45 million and 63 million Prime subscribers in the US alone. Growin
Amazon’s new photo service is casually destroying Shutterfly
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
has between 45 million and 63 million Prime subscribers in the US alone. Growing Prime is a key priority for Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and the company has stuffed the program with benefits like free same-day delivery and streaming video to attract... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Verizon in Talks to Acquire Jason Kilar's Vessel (Report)business that would offer up early access to content from top YouTube stars. Th
Verizon in Talks to Acquire Jason Kilar's Vessel (Report)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
business that would offer up early access to content from top YouTube stars. The company raised more than $130 million from Jeff Bezos' Bezos Expeditions and Silicon Valley venture capital firms Greylock, Benchmark and Institutional Venture Partners... Read more
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Business Insider
Oracle has a Mark Zuckerberg problemsuccessfully invest in a true reinvention of itself, maybe it can hang. For now
Oracle has a Mark Zuckerberg problem
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
successfully invest in a true reinvention of itself, maybe it can hang. For now, it's going to be slow going. Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditions. SEE ALSO:This is... Read more
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Fortune
Amazon Defends Its Pricing Algorithimsshipping costs for the Amazon glue amounted to $6.51, which increased the total
Amazon Defends Its Pricing Algorithims
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
shipping costs for the Amazon glue amounted to $6.51, which increased the total price to $14.31. Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has long said that key to Amazon’s mission is putting the customer first. ProPublica says that its algorithms... Read more
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Northwest Herald
In 'Storks,' a dormant baby delivery businessline of online sales. Now they deliver things like new cellphones to equally ex
In 'Storks,' a dormant baby delivery business
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
line of online sales. Now they deliver things like new cellphones to equally expectant customers, a flock right out of Jeff Bezos’ own heart. A cutthroat corporate environment also has replaced a more natural habitat. Junior (Andy Samberg) is... Read more
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Business Insider
Amazon and Google are admitting that Microsoft may be right about one thingthe integration between the two. Google and Amazon did not immediately respond
Amazon and Google are admitting that Microsoft may be right about one thing
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
the integration between the two. Google and Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditions. SEE ALSO:This is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunitiesentrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than p
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
entrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than previous experience. The stuff of legend. Jeff Bezos took Amazon.com from his garage to a multi-billion dollar company. He believed "if you decide that you’re going to... Read more
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The News-Times
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunitiesentrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than p
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
entrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than previous experience. The stuff of legend. Jeff Bezos took Amazon.com from his garage to a multi-billion dollar company. He believed "if you decide that you’re going to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunitiesentrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than p
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
entrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than previous experience. The stuff of legend. Jeff Bezos took Amazon.com from his garage to a multi-billion dollar company. He believed "if you decide that you’re going to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunitiesentrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than p
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
entrepreneurs set their direction based on prevailing opportunity rather than previous experience. The stuff of legend. Jeff Bezos took Amazon.com from his garage to a multi-billion dollar company. He believed "if you decide that you’re going to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Musk looks confidently past Mars with interplanetary transport systemspeculating. But Musk isn't the only one with eyes on building a greater human
Musk looks confidently past Mars with interplanetary transport system
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
speculating. But Musk isn't the only one with eyes on building a greater human presence in space. He has a competitor: Jeff Bezos, former Amazon CEO, and his company Blue Origin. The original space race pitted the USA against the USSR in a... Read more
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express
Amazon CON: Online retailer 'pushes customers to more EXPENSIVE products', claims reportthey're either ordered by Prime members or by those who pass the £20 threshold
Amazon CON: Online retailer 'pushes customers to more EXPENSIVE products', claims report
express / Posted 4 days ago
they're either ordered by Prime members or by those who pass the £20 threshold for free delivery. Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said in 2007 that the company uses "very objective customer-centred algorithms" to award the Buy Box to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amazon makes customers pay more for popular productsshipping for $99 per year, but for anyone else the ranking is misleading. Amaz
Amazon makes customers pay more for popular products
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
shipping for $99 per year, but for anyone else the ranking is misleading. Amazon founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jeff Bezos had said in 2007 that it uses "very objective customer-centred algorithms" to automatically award the buy box to... Read more
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New Kerala
Amazon makes customers pay more for popular products - newkerala.com #121597on a range of factors -- including customer service and free delivery. Amazon
Amazon makes customers pay more for popular products - newkerala.com #121597
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
on a range of factors -- including customer service and free delivery. Amazon founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jeff Bezos had said in 2007 that it uses "very objective customer-centred algorithms" to automatically award the buy box to... Read more
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Business Insider
This is how Oracle lured top-flight programmers away from Amazon and Microsoft to build its next big thingproduct will speak louder than anything else," Patil says. "It's what happened
This is how Oracle lured top-flight programmers away from Amazon and Microsoft to build its next big thing
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
product will speak louder than anything else," Patil says. "It's what happened at Amazon, that's what happened at Azure." Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bez... Read more
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Business Insider
Larry Ellison just spent an hour trashing Amazon's $10 billion cloudEllison is as enthusiastic as ever, analysts are skeptical of Oracle's ability
Larry Ellison just spent an hour trashing Amazon's $10 billion cloud
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Ellison is as enthusiastic as ever, analysts are skeptical of Oracle's ability to truly be competitive in this fast-growing market. Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expedit... Read more
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Quartz
Six companies are about to merge into the biggest farm-business oligopoly in historyin a world where internet companies such as Google can quickly pivot to manufac
Six companies are about to merge into the biggest farm-business oligopoly in history
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
in a world where internet companies such as Google can quickly pivot to manufacturing driverless cars and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos can invest in rockets, the nimbleness of agriculture will be paramount. “Change can be rough for farmers,”... Read more
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Fortune
Amazon Plans To Open Another BookstoreAmazon planned to open hundreds of bookstores this year. The CEO then retracted
Amazon Plans To Open Another Bookstore
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
Amazon planned to open hundreds of bookstores this year. The CEO then retracted his statement. But Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said recently at the company’s annual shareholder meeting that the e-commerce giant is “definitely” opening more... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Oracle Stock: Can Oracle Corporation Take Down Amazon.com, Inc.?chair and chief technology officer, shouldn’t be underestimated. He’s a self-ma
Oracle Stock: Can Oracle Corporation Take Down Amazon.com, Inc.?
Profit Confidential / Posted 5 days ago
chair and chief technology officer, shouldn’t be underestimated. He’s a self-made billionaire, much like Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, and has a host of side projects. Both men have tested their survival skills in the entrepreneurial wilderness.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Top VC flags quality of startup capital, bizyou have to raise money from traditional investors. These investors have a very
Top VC flags quality of startup capital, biz
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
you have to raise money from traditional investors. These investors have a very different duration and risk tolerance than Jeff Bezos (founder of Amazon) and Amazon. This seems like an important aspect of the e-commerce business in India that many... Read more
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The Advocate
Jill Soloway Wants the Patriarchy to Lose Its Grip on Storytellinghave robbed you of your manhood, of your strongest heart," the duo wrote in Jan
Jill Soloway Wants the Patriarchy to Lose Its Grip on Storytelling
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
have robbed you of your manhood, of your strongest heart," the duo wrote in January. During her speech, Soloway thanked Jeff Bezos, the Amazon CEO, for giving her a chance to create Transparent for Amazon. She told the audience she always wanted... Read more
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