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Exclusive: Amazon to take on Brazil's ecommerce jungle
SAO PAULO Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is expected to set up a digital bookstore in Brazil in the fourth quarter, as it seeks to get a piece of the fast-growing online retail market in the country that inspired its name.
Amazon.com adding to Northern Virginia space
Amazon.com Inc. is expanding its physical footprint in Northern Virginia as the online retail giant seeks to grow its cloud computing business in the private and federal spheres.
The 2012 Dividend Sinners: 20 Companies That Don't Pay Dividends But Should
You will see that not all of these are old technology giants meant solely as a chase of the fresh Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) dividend announcement.
Amazon Gets Cookie Privacy Suit Booted For Good
Law360, New York (June 4, 2012, 6:24 PM ET) -- A federal judge in Washington state dismissed with prejudice a putative class action Thursday against Amazon.com Inc. over its use of Internet cookies to gather users' personal information without their ...
Hundreds of Classic TV and Movie Titles from MGM Coming to Prime Instant Video
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ:AMZN) - Amazon.com, Inc. today announced a licensing agreement with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc., adding hundreds of classic movies and hit TV episodes throughout 2012 to the Prime Instant Video ...
Amazon Adds MGM Catalog to Video-Streaming Service  Bloomberg
Amazon and Google to compete for domains
Amazon and Google are set to go head-to-head in a battle to own the potential successors to .com, as the internet undergoes a “Big Bang” of domain names that will see the introduction of hundreds of new web suffixes.
Amazon, Microsoft apply for new domain names  Bizjournals.com
New proposed domain name suffixes include .pizza, .auto  WJLA
Amazon Opens Portal for International Mobile App Distribution
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ: AMZN) - Amazon.com, Inc. today announced that developers can now submit apps for distribution this summer in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy and Spain, with plans for further global expansion in the ...
Another Step For Kindle Fire Abroad? Amazon Opens International Appstore ...  TechCrunch
Amazon buys 62-year-old book publisher Avalon Books
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Amazon's book selection is about to get a little more romantic, mysterious and cowboy-fied. Amazon is buying small publisher Avalon Books and its backlist of 3,000 titles.
Amazon.com buys rights to 3000 romance, mystery and western book titles  GeekWire
Wal-Mart Beats Amazon Prices Including 'Glee' DVD Set
In an era of serial comparison shopping, Amazon.com Inc. has seemed unassailable. Yet for many kinds of merchandise -- the first-season DVDs of “Glee,” say -- shoppers can get a better deal at Wal-Mart Stores Inc., both online or at a superstore.
Study: Walmart cheaper than Amazon  GeekWire
Google Unveils $199 Tablet in Bid to Vie With Apple, Amazon
Google Inc. unveiled a $199 handheld computer called the Nexus 7 that features a 7-inch screen and is designed to help the company vie with Apple Inc., Microsoft Corp.
Google's New Role as Gadget Maker  Wall Street Journal
Google goes up against Amazon, Apple with Nexus tablet  Reuters