Amazon is the leading e-commerce company and has managed to branch out into new markets. The company has expanded its selection via a robust third-party selling network. Meanwhile, Amazon's Kindle is the leading e-reader device, but is facing tough competition from Apple's iPad, Barnes & Noble's Nook and Sony's Reader franchise. Amazon Web Services, the company's enterprise cloud computing unit, is gaining traction.
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Infocomm Development Authority unveils a new pilot aimed at increasing the "visibility of datasets" via quality metrics, offering free AWS credits to drive participation, and adds "near real-time analytics" to its cloud service provider registry to better assess vendor performance.
The online retail giant is seeking business opportunities beyond the warehouse, and the latest acquisition of the online comedy service underscores Amazon's goals.
One analyst went so far as to demand which numbers on the balance sheet Amazon values most and when said numbers will improve.
A silver lining? The "Other" category that houses Amazon Web Services did see its own revenue climb.
Like other U.S. based cloud vendors, AWS is trying to expand in the EU and allay concerns about NSA snooping.
For aging eyes, busy bookworms, or anyone tired of squinting when they read, Amazon has the prescription.
Amazon Web Services' directory service will take on Microsoft Azure Active Directory Service in a scrum for centralized cloud identity management.
Flipkart thought it was racing towards a milestone by reaching $100 million in gross merchandise value. Instead, it ended up annoying a lot of people.
Eric Schmidt's take that Amazon is Google's biggest search rival grabbed the headlines, but it's worth parsing his entire speech to see what he's really after.
Amazon is reportedly opening a brick-and-mortar retail store in time for the holiday shopping season, but details of what the online retail giant will offer in the location are still murky.
Eighteen percent of SoftLayer customers saw downtime of more than an hour followed by 13 percent at Rackspace and 5 percent for AWS.
Since foreigners can't be majority-owned retailers in India, the state of Karnataka has heavily taxed Amazon, pointing to a warehouse as proof of its operations. The company says it is merely providing a storage service. Either way, the whole affair has put a stain on India's booming e-commerce landscape.
European regulators are scrutinising a deal between Luxembourg and Amazon which may be illegal, according to reports.
Since getting the bigger iPhone, the Kindle Fire HDX has been gathering dust.