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Amazon: Pricing Advantage? What Pricing Advantage?
After all,'s (operating costs ex-cost of sales)/revenues come to 22.5% of sales (Q1 2012), whereas Wal-Mart's (NYSE:WMT) are 19.2% (2012 FY), and Costco's (NASDAQ:COST) are 9.5% (Q1 2012).
Wal-Mart Beats Amazon Prices Including 'Glee' DVD Set  Bloomberg
Study: Walmart cheaper than Amazon  GeekWire
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Exclusive: Amazon to take on Brazil's ecommerce jungle
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - 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.
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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.
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Amazon Looks to Sports Sponsorship to Boost Sales
The announcement was in conjunction with the launch of a subsection of the site that it calls Action Sports, selling skateboards, helmets, sunglasses and other similar items.
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Amazon Said to Start Apple Cloud Music Challenger in July
June 16 (Bloomberg) -- Inc. reached agreements with the four major U.S. record companies to start a music service that lets users store songs on a remote server and access them online, people familiar with the matter said.
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Kobo Launches 'Writing Life' Platform to Compete With Amazon's Kindle Direct ...
Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing has been a smash hit with new and established authors alike. Now, Canadian-born Kobo is entering the fray with its own self-publishing ebook platform.
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Amazon Opens Portal for International Mobile App Distribution
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ: AMZN) -, 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 ...
Amazon alters app distribution terms, expands Appstore in Europe with global ...  GeekWire
Another Step For Kindle Fire Abroad? Amazon Opens International Appstore ...  TechCrunch
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Amazon Rival Rackspace Evokes Dot-Com Era Deal: Real M&A
Rackspace has more than tripled since its 2008 initial public offering as it evolved into Inc.'s biggest competitor in cloud computing, which allows businesses to save money on data centers by storing information on remote servers and ...
Scaling problems and breaking the law: A Structure 2012 recap  GigaOM
Amazon lands in Australia  The Age
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Google's New Role as Gadget Maker is banking on e-books and other content purchased for its Kindle Fire and Google on Web-based advertising revenue, though it is also building a bigger business in content distribution.
Google unveils Nexus 7 tablet
With the New Google Nexus, a Tablet In Every Pot  U.S. News & World Report (blog)
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