Microsoft had $5.84 billion in profits in the last quarter, while Amazon lost $544 million and saw its stock fall more than 8% today.
The company’s investors are selling off after another large quarterly loss. This time, its failed smartphone helped Amazon lose more than half a billion dollars in three months.
Our get-it-now economy depends on enormous, futuristic warehouses — but the people who live in their shadows face lung-stunting pollution and, in some cases, political corruption.
The company is opening a brick-and-mortar store of sorts in New York City, reports The Wall Street Journal. It’s not clear whether it’ll be a hub for online orders or display its own goods.
According to GLAAD’s annual studies.
Edan Lepucki, author of California, and Stephan Eirik Clark, author of Sweetness #9, reflect on being supported by Stephen Colbert and other surprises in publishing.
Moving its set-top boxes and DVRs to a cloud-based delivery system positions Comcast to eventually offer a streaming video package with a smaller bundle of networks both inside and outside of its markets.
More retailers are getting in on same-day delivery this holiday season. The economics of the business finally make sense, experts tell BuzzFeed News.
It’s crystal clear. Amazon’s new show Transparent is clever, touching, inspiring, and about to become your new favorite. Stream all 10 episodes only on Amazon Prime Instant Video.
The failed ’90s beverage will be sold exclusively through Amazon. Coca-Cola cited a Facebook group called “The Surge Movement” as one reason it’s reintroducing Surge. Update: Surge is available again after the first batch sold out.
The company has “substantial doubt about our ability to continue as a going concern.”
The Apple Watch is just the beginning.
“Project Wing” has been in development for more than two years at Google X, the company’s secretive research lab.
Bill Ackman likes to position himself as making investments that are “good for America,” and while he admits that some of his 30 activist campaigns have cost jobs, he believes he is ultimately a job creator.
The director’s Amazon Studios pilot, The Cosmopolitans, about a group of American expats living in Paris, premieres Aug. 28. He spoke to BuzzFeed about his shift to TV — and his undying love for a certain American doughnut chain.
One of Silicon Valley’s most adept bankers helped orchestrate Amazon’s $970 million Twitch acquisition.
The Wall Street Journal reported Amazon is paying about $970 million for the 3-year-old video company.
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On the border of Peru and Brazil, an uncontacted group of people wearing loincloths and carrying weapons was recently filmed meeting outsiders.
The New Yorker is open for business.
An in-depth Q&A with the founder of the soon-to-be public Box.
Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple are effectively driving the cost of online storage to zero. Where does that leave the collective $15 billion of startups that cropped up charging for it?
These reworked logos, by designer Graham Smith, are strangely delightful.
TV Everywhere? More like Advertising Everywhere. “It’s almost like the networks are trying to drive you to platforms like Netflix or Amazon Prime,” said BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield, who posted the video as part of a research report on TV Everywhere.
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