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Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon misses Q4 expectations with $35.75B in revenue, best-ever net income of $482M; stock down over 8%   —  Amazon Reports Best Quarterly Profit Ever  —  Shares, though, tumble as results fall below analyst expectations  —  Amazon.com Inc. reported the largest quarterly profit …
Jan 28, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon will release smaller, portable, cheaper Echo in the coming weeks   —  Amazon to Release Portable Version of Echo Speaker in Coming Weeks  —  New voice-activated speaker will be smaller, cheaper than Echo  —  Amazon.com Inc. is doubling down on voice-controlled hardware …
Jan 11, 2016, 1:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Amazon's Annapurna Labs to sell its own “Alpine” line of ARM-based chips to other device manufacturers   —  Amazon Enters Semiconductor Business With Its Own Branded Chips  —  Amazon's Annapurna Labs targets customers designing home equipment  —  A secretive Amazon.com Inc. unit broke …
Jan 7, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
For Jack Dorsey, running both Twitter and Square involves 18-hour days, a rigorous schedule, and impromptu meetings   —  How Jack Dorsey Runs Both Twitter, Square  —  Being CEO at two publicly traded companies means 18-hour days, a meticulous schedule and impromptu business meetings
Dec 27, 2015, 12:00 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed bin Talal's Kingdom Holding Co. buys 2.3% of Lyft for $247.7M, boosting Lyft's valuation to $4.92B   —  Saudi Prince Al-Waleed's Firm Leads $247.7 Million Investment in Lyft  —  Ride-sharing service Lyft is getting a boost from Saudi Arabia's Prince al-Waleed bin Talal.
Dec 24, 2015, 5:10 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Rising package volumes and costs have Amazon seeking alternative delivery routes, straining ties with UPS   —  Amazon Seeks to Ease Ties With UPS  —  Rising costs have Amazon seeking alternative delivery routes, straining relations with its longtime shipping ally
Dec 23, 2015, 4:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Saks Fifth Avenue owner Hudson's Bay nears deal to buy Gilt Groupe for about $250M   —  Hudson's Bay Near Deal to Buy Online Retailer Gilt Groupe for $250 Million  —  Saks Fifth Avenue owner would pair online luxury retailer with Off 5th Business  —  The Hudson's Bay Co. …
Dec 14, 2015, 5:50 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Square updates S-1 with Q3 numbers: $322M revenue, up 46% YoY, $54M loss, $30M in new funding with no ratchet; Vinod Khosla steps down from board   —  Square Inc. Reports Another Loss as IPO Roadshow Approaches  —  Payments startup says it raised another $30 million in funding, and stakeholder Vinod Khosla is leaving board
Oct 26, 2015, 6:15 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
eBay Plus shipping membership launches in Germany, offers free express delivery and returns for €19.90/year   —  EBay Set to Offer Shipping Club, Starting in Germany  —  Fresh from its split with PayPal, eBay Inc. is addressing one of its longstanding challenges: shipping.
Sep 11, 2015, 4:00 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon plans to release $50 6-inch tablet and new 8-inch and 10-inch versions for holidays   —  Amazon to Release $50 Tablet as It Struggles to Sell Pricier Devices  —  Amazon plans to release a $50 tablet with a 6-inch screen, in time for the holidays.
Sep 7, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context

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