Posts Tagged ‘Amazon.com Inc’

Amazon says no to cactus, yes to data in hunt for new office

By BLOOMBERG
New York • Amazon.com Inc’s 14-month search for a second headquarters (HQ2) is coming to an anti-climatic conclusion: The company is said ...

IBM and Red Hat will be much better together

By Shira Ovide / BLOOMBERG
International Business Machines Corp (IBM) just made the cloud-computing war far more interesting. IBM announced on Sunday ...

Microsoft sales, profit jump on cloud growth

By BLOOMBERG
SEATTLE • Microsoft Corp posted another quarter of brisk revenue growth driven by cloud services, underscoring the company’s success in ...

Why does Google need hardware?

By Shira Ovide / BLOOMBERG
So MANY Internet and software companies make gadgets now. Amazon. com Inc, Microsoft Corp, Google Inc and Facebook Inc all ...

Hunting for tech ties, Novartis goes to Silicon Valley

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Novartis AG is looking to strengthen its ties with tech startups as giants like Apple Inc, Google and Amazon.com Inc advance ...

Target tries to lure budget shoppers with RM8 toiletries

By BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • Watch out dollar stores, Target Corp wants to steal your shoppers. The Minneapolis-based retailer is introducing Smartly, a ...

Ramaswamy exits Google ad, replaced by AI senior Raghavan

Raghavan will now oversee product and engineering for the world’s largest digital-ads business, which is going to generate more ...

Big brother is creating 2 Chinas

By Adam Minter / BLOOMBERG
Even for Chinese authorities, who have long tried to limit the influence of foreign media and ideas, last week marked an ...

Jeff Bezos becomes the richest man in modern history, topping RM606b

New York • Jeff Bezos is the richest person in modern history.
The Amazon.com Inc founder’s net worth cracked US$150 billion (RM606 billion) in New ...

What the Supreme Court’s e-commerce law says about US

San Francisco • Internet businesses can’t hide from state taxes anymore.
The Supreme Court ruled last Thursday that online retailers like Amazon.com ...
Walmart - Flipkart

Walmart said close to RM46.7b deal for Flipkart

BANGALORE • Walmart Inc is close to finalising a deal to buy a majority stake in India’s leading e-commerce company for at least US$12 billion (RM46.72 ...

India favours Walmart over Amazon to buy Flipkart

By BLOOMBERG
BANGALORE • Walmart Inc looks likely to take the next round in the battle for India’s retail market over rival Amazon.com Inc. Flipkart ...