Amazon

Etsy Dips a Toe Into Crowdfunding for Makers
Etsy

Etsy Dips a Toe Into Crowdfunding for Makers

The Brooklyn-based online craft marketplace is testing out a pilot program that allows makers to raise money for production costs.
Catherine Clifford
Amazon Invents an Ear-Scanning Smartphone
Far Out Tech

Amazon Invents an Ear-Scanning Smartphone

The idea is to take-on Apple's Touch ID.
YouTube to Launch a Separate Video Game Service
Gaming

YouTube to Launch a Separate Video Game Service

YouTube Gaming is the company's answer to Twitch, which Amazon acquired for $1.1 billion last August.
Geoff Weiss
Amazon, Google Race to Get Your DNA Into the Cloud
Science

Amazon, Google Race to Get Your DNA Into the Cloud

Both companies are seeking bragging rights in helping scientists make new medical discoveries and market share in a business that may be worth $1 billion a year by 2018.
Wal-Mart Eyes Amazon in Potentially Costly Ecommerce Battle
Ecommerce

Wal-Mart Eyes Amazon in Potentially Costly Ecommerce Battle

The retailing giant said that it would take a different approach to online growth by using its large network of stores as distribution points.
Get Ready for 'Buy' Buttons in Google Search Results
Ecommerce

Get Ready for 'Buy' Buttons in Google Search Results

Google might become Amazon's next biggest rival, according to a report.
Jason Fell
FAA Considers Relaxing Drone Rules: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

FAA Considers Relaxing Drone Rules: Weekly News Roundup

Learn about the latest on commercial drone rules and game-changing moves from Facebook and Samsung.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Heads Up: Amazon Wants Delivery Drones to Find You Wherever You Are
Drones

Heads Up: Amazon Wants Delivery Drones to Find You Wherever You Are

The tech giant recently filed a patent explaining its drone delivery plans
Nina Zipkin
Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup

The e-commerce giant is shaking up its leadership strategy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
JetBlue Flights Are About to Get a Lot More Entertaining
Streaming

JetBlue Flights Are About to Get a Lot More Entertaining

Thanks to Amazon. Here's why.
How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global
Global Business

How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global

Having a global footprint may be a goal for many small businesses, but for most it's not a reality. Ecommerce can help expand your reach.
Kate Rogers
Taking Aim at the Booming B2B Market, Amazon Launches Marketplace Strictly for U.S. Businesses
Amazon

Taking Aim at the Booming B2B Market, Amazon Launches Marketplace Strictly for U.S. Businesses

The ecommerce giant is intensifying its quest for a piece of the flourishing nearly $8 trillion-dollar business-to-business sector.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Cloud Could Overtake Retail in 10 Years, Amazon Exec Says
Cloud computing

Cloud Could Overtake Retail in 10 Years, Amazon Exec Says

If you think you knew Amazon, things are about to change.
Step 1 to Selling Your Book? Don't Pretend It's 'Free.'
Writing

Step 1 to Selling Your Book? Don't Pretend It's 'Free.'

Free books that aren't and gaming the best seller lists are deadend paths for entrepreneurs intent on making a living as authors.
Kimanzi Constable