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YouTube Gaming adds mobile play streaming
YouTube Gaming adds mobile play streaming

YouTube Gaming ramped up its challenge to Amazon-owned Twitch by adding streamed play of mobile games and a new subscription option.

YouTube Gaming adds mobile play streaming
Amazon opens online shop for handmade goods
Amazon opens online shop for handmade goods

Online retail colossus Amazon opened a shop showcasing handmade goods sold directly by artisans.

Amazon opens online shop for handmade goods
Amazon gives new power to personal assistant, 'Alexa'
Amazon gives new power to personal assistant, 'Alexa'

Amazon's personal assistant speaker is taking over more functions for home automation networks.

Amazon gives new power to personal assistant, 'Alexa'
Amazon surprises with $214 mln quarterly profit
Amazon surprises with $214 mln quarterly profit

Amazon surprised the market with a quarterly profit far better than anticipated for the online giant known for investing for the long term.

Amazon surprises with $214 mln quarterly profit
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Amazon cuts Fire phone price to ignite sales

Amazon slashed the price of Fire mobile phones that stalled after launch early this year, becoming a drag on the US online retail titan's bottom line.

Amazon cuts Fire phone price to ignite sales
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Hachette, Amazon end nasty feud with deal on book sales

Publisher Hachette and Amazon ended an acrimonious feud over online book sales.

Hachette, Amazon end nasty feud with deal on book sales
US stocks push higher despite big Amazon drop
US stocks push higher despite big Amazon drop

US stocks capped a strong week on a high note as good earnings from Microsoft and others overshadowed a poor report from Amazon

US stocks push higher despite big Amazon drop
Amazon, Simon & Schuster sign book retail deal
Amazon, Simon & Schuster sign book retail deal

Amazon has reached a deal with American book publisher Simon & Schuster, the companies said.

Amazon, Simon & Schuster sign book retail deal
Google says Amazon biggest search engine rival
Google says Amazon biggest search engine rival

Google boss Eric Schmidt said his company's biggest competition as a search engine came from e-commerce giant Amazon, not from its traditional rivals.

Google says Amazon biggest search engine rival
Amazon's might divides opinion at world's biggest book fair
Amazon's might divides opinion at world's biggest book fair

US online retail giant Amazon may be absent from the stands at the world's biggest book fair but it has still been at the heart of a heated debate.

Amazon's might divides opinion at world's biggest book fair
Amazon.com to open first physical store: report
Amazon.com to open first physical store: report

Online retail colossus Amazon.com plans to open its first brick-and-mortar store in New York ahead of the year-end holiday season.

Amazon.com to open first physical store: report
Bezos to integrate WaPost app in new Kindle: report
Bezos to integrate WaPost app in new Kindle: report

Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos plans to tie the newspaper to his Amazon empire with a built-in Kindle tablet news app to reach a wider audience.

Bezos to integrate WaPost app in new Kindle: report
Amazon unveils new Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers‎
Amazon unveils new Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers‎

Amazon.com expanded its array of tablets and Kindle e-readers, capping its line-up with a new flagship Fire HDX model boasting 'stunning' display.

Amazon unveils new Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers‎
Amazon launches 'Fire' smartphone in Germany, Britain
Amazon launches 'Fire' smartphone in Germany, Britain

US online giant Amazon said it was selling its "Fire" 3D smartphone in Germany and Britain as it cut the price of the handset for US customers.

Amazon launches 'Fire' smartphone in Germany, Britain
Google tests using drones to deliver goods
Google tests using drones to deliver goods

Google said it is testing using drones to deliver items bought online, putting its own spin on similar efforts by Internet retail titan Amazon.com.

Google tests using drones to deliver goods
Google tests using drones to deliver goods
Google tests using drones to deliver goods

Google on Thursday said it is testing using drones to deliver items bought online, putting its own spin on similar efforts by Amazon.com.

Google tests using drones to deliver goods
Amazon to buy videogame platform Twitch for $970 mn
Amazon to buy videogame platform Twitch for $970 mn

Amazon said it has agreed to buy the videogame platform Twitch for $970 million.

Amazon to buy videogame platform Twitch for $970 mn
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Amazon readying an attack on Google's ad business

US giant Amazon is preparing to take on Google in one of its core businesses, Internet advertising, citing sources familiar with the matter.

Amazon readying an attack on Google's ad business
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Amazon launches unlimited e-book subscription plan

US online giant Amazon unveiled a Netflix-style subscription plan for unlimited access to e-books, a move which could shake up the world of publishing.

Amazon launches unlimited e-book subscription plan
Amazon challenges rivals with 3D 'Fire' smartphone
Amazon challenges rivals with 3D 'Fire' smartphone

Amazon unveiled its "Fire Phone," a high-end handset boasting "breakthrough technologies" and a move aimed at challenging market leaders Apple and Samsung.

Amazon challenges rivals with 3D 'Fire' smartphone