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Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon responds to “Authors United” with letter encouraging authors to email Hachette's CEO   —  Amazon Aims at Publisher Hachette's CEO in Contract Dispute  —  Calls on Authors to Email CEO, Pressure Him to Agree to Terms  —  Amazon.com Inc. stepped up the war of words …
Aug 9, 2014, 11:25 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Rakuten acquires US based e-commerce app Slice as it thinks about expansion in country   —  Japan's Rakuten Buys Startup as It Mulls U.S. Entry  —  Rakuten, Japan's largest online retailer, has bought Slice, a U.S. based e-commerce app, as it plans a possible foray into the U.S.
Aug 9, 2014, 12:55 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
PayPal Will Expand Business and Consumer Lending Outside the U.S.   —  EBay is betting big on debt.  —  The San Jose, Calif., company's PayPal payments unit said Wednesday it will expand its small-business and consumer lending programs outside the U.S.  —  EBay will change the name of its Bill …
Jul 30, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon Fire smartphone now available at AT&T   —  Amazon's Fire Phone Hits Stores, Minus the Fanfare  —  Amazon on Friday is embarking on its grandest attempt yet to keep customers buying more from its namesake site.  —  The company will begin selling its new Fire smartphone at AT&T stores without …
Jul 25, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon resists FTC request to tighten in-app purchase policy for children   —  Amazon Resisting FTC on Policy Change for In-App Purchases  —  Amazon-FTC Dispute Is Over Limiting Children's Purchases  —  Amazon.com Inc. is bucking a request from the Federal Trade Commission that it tighten …
Jul 2, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Shopping App Wish Lands $50 Million Financing Round   —  Wish, a fast-growing mobile-shopping app, raised $50 million from venture-capital investors who believe there is still room for upstarts in an industry dominated by Amazon.com, eBay and Groupon .  —  The funding came from new investor Founders Fund …
Jun 27, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Amazon, Warner Bros. Near Resolution on Pricing Dispute   —  Amazon.com Allows Preorders of Warner Bros. DVDs and Blu-Rays Again  —  Amazon.com Inc. has reversed a halt on preorders of movie discs from Time Warner Inc. 's Warner Bros. studio as the two sides near a resolution to a pricing dispute …
Jun 24, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Indian e-commerce site Snapdeal raises $100M at $1B valuation   —  Indian E-Commerce Site Snapdeal Lands $1 Billion Valuation  —  Indian e-commerce site Snapdeal.com has raised $100 million in a round that that values the company at roughly $1 billion, according to two people familiar with the deal.
May 20, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon expands same-day delivery service to Dallas and San Francisco, extends ordering hours   —  Amazon Widens Same-Day Delivery Service  —  Amazon.com is making it even easier to skip the mall.  —  The e-commerce giant is set to broaden its same-day shipping service starting Thursday …
May 1, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
EBay to take $3B tax charge to bring $9B overseas cash back to US   —  EBay to Take $3 Billion Tax Charge  —  Shares Fall as Retailer Takes Hefty Tax Charge, Issues Disappointing Outlook  —  After successfully fending off investor Carl Icahn, eBay Inc. saw continued growth in its PayPal payments unit …
Apr 30, 2014, 1:00 AMIn context

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