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Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal:
Shopping site Jet, facing steep losses and looming competition from Amazon, is looking to raise hundreds of millions at a $3B valuation by year end   —  Frenzy Around Shopping Site Jet.com Harks Back to Dot-Com Boom  —  Despite steep losses and looming competition with Amazon.com …
Jul 20, 2015, 6:00 AMIn context
Hollywood Reporter:
A look inside Jeff Bezos' Amazon Studios as it makes its push into original movies   —  Amazon's Hollywood Shopping Cart Secrets  —  “Can I show you my Pinterest board?” offers Roy Price, holding out his iPhone.  “This is how we develop shows on Amazon.”  —  The head of Amazon Studios …
Jul 19, 2015, 11:50 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Health clinic in rural Virginia got the first government-approved drone delivery in the US   —  Drone Delivers Medicine to Rural Virginia Clinic  —  Government-approved demonstration also shows that hurdles remain  —  A pop-up health clinic in rural Virginia received deliveries of medicine …
Jul 18, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Sources: Amazon to launch its Amazon Fresh grocery delivery service in UK this year   —  Amazon Preps Fresh Grocery Delivery Launch in U.K.  —  Amazon's grocery delivery service is still only available in a few markets in the U.S., but the e-commerce company is already planning to launch the service outside of the country.
Jul 17, 2015, 1:15 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft confirms plans to sell Windows 10 on USB drives, opens preorders on Amazon   —  Rumors that Microsoft would sell Windows 10 on USB drives have been circulating for weeks, with the company refusing to comment officially on whether it was finally looking to offer a physical media alternative to DVDs.
Jul 16, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
HBO Now launches on Android phones and tablets and Amazon Fire as exclusivity with Apple ends; Chromecast and Fire TV support coming soon   —  HBO Now moves beyond Apple, arrives on Android and Amazon devices  —  Three months ago, HBO made its programming available to consumers without a cable subscription …
Jul 16, 2015, 11:50 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Despite customer complaints of limited supplies and low-quality deals, Amazon's Prime Day US sales were up around 80% by noon   —  Despite Consumer Complaints, Amazon Prime Day Sales Soar  —  Consumer demand was there for Amazon Prime Day, but the deals did not deliver.
Jul 15, 2015, 8:55 PMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
ZTE's Axon is a 5.5-inch unlocked phablet with 4GB of RAM for $450, available in US today as the Chinese company tries to make a name for itself in US market   —  ZTE's Axon is a 5.5-inch unlocked phablet for the US  —  During a press event in NYC today, ZTE took the wraps off of the Axon line of smartphones.
Jul 14, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context
John Murawski / Raleigh News & Observer:
Amazon Web Services backs $400M 208MW wind farm in North Carolina, expects to start generating energy in Dec 2016   —  Online retailer Amazon backing NC's first large-scale wind farm  —  Amazon will buy energy to power its data centers  —  $400 million project being built on 22,000 acres in northeast corner of state
Jul 13, 2015, 11:40 PMIn context
Hadley Malcolm / USA Today:
Walmart launches rival sale to Amazon's Prime Day   —  WalMart (WMT) is taking on Amazon (AMZN) for the discount retailing crown.  Walmart will launch a rival sale Wednesday to Amazon's recently announced Prime Day, including more than 2,000 online exclusive “rollbacks,” Walmart's word for discounts.
Jul 13, 2015, 4:05 PMIn context

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