Where the next Big Five of tech could come from
Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Alphabet, and Microsoft have a combined market capitalization of $3 trillion. But they won't hold the title of 'Big Five' forever.
7 hours ago - Venture Beat
Amazon sends Alexa developers on quest for ‘holy grail of voice science'
At Amazon's re:Mars conference last week, the company rolled out Alexa Conversations in preview. Conversations is a module within the Alexa Skills Kit that stitches together...
12 hours ago - Venture Beat
Amazon disaster response team aids recovery efforts from Houston to Indonesia
A small group of employees can leverage the company's vast resources to help in natural disasters, with everything from quick logistics to coordinating donations or...
15 hours ago - The Seattle Times
The Friendliest and Most Welcoming Workplaces for Dogs
Rover.com, the world's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers , has released its inaugural "Best Dog Friendly Offices" list. Among some of the Very Good Companies...
15 hours ago - Fortune
House Judiciary Panel Considers the Future of News
Google, Facebook, and their cousins Apple and Amazon have grown so vast that they have aroused the ire of the entire political establishment. And they aren't only transforming...
16 hours ago - Real Clear Politics
Postal worker caught on camera throwing family's packages
A U.S. Postal Service worker was caught on camera throwing a family's Amazon packages at their front door.
18 hours ago - KOAT - 2 articles
Postal worker caught on camera throwing Florida family's packages
A U.S. Postal Service worker in Florida was caught on camera throwing a family's Amazon packages at their front door.
18 hours ago - WYFF - 2 articles
Here's why this Amazon executive says shopping with Alexa is 'going to be even more exciting than the launch of the iPhone'
Amazon is betting its knowledge of its customers, combined with the booming adoption of smart speakers and voice assistants, is the future of transactions. "Trust takes decades...
19 hours ago - Business Insider
Amazon's new $2 billion startup Deliveroo wants to reduce cooking to being 'purely a hobby' over the next decade
Will Shu is the cofounder and CEO of Deliveroo, a British food delivery startup that raised $575 million last month in a funding round led by Amazon . With a market value of at...
19 hours ago - Business Insider
If we're living through a “retail apocalypse,” why are e-commerce leaders like Amazon, Alibaba, and JD.com so focused on building brick-and-mortar stores?
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1 day ago - Business Insider
The headlines of News BreaK
Anthony Davis-to-Lakers trade sends Twitter into shock
Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers. On Saturday, Los Angeles agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks...
Lakers' trade for Anthony Davis something LeBron James and the NBA...
The NBA still relies on LeBron James, and he needs Anthony Davis to help make the Lakers contenders, so everyone was happy about Saturday's blockbuster trade.
Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway
Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt.
U.S. Open 2019: 3 storylines to follow in final round
Gary Woodland continues to lead, a history making finish is possible and a number of golfers in contention could use an early push.
O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'
Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do."
AP source: Yanks near deal to get Encarnación from Mariners
CHICAGO - A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees are close to getting slugger Edwin Encarnación in a trade with the Seattle Mariners.
Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality
Anthony Davis and LeBron James got exactly what they wanted Saturday - a trade to the Lakers for the Pelicans' disgruntled big man - and one fewer superstar target remains on...
NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun
The Blackhawks have been looking for a defenseman and they got a good one.
Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2
BALTIMORE - Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on...
Worshippers attending first mass since Notre Dame cathedral fire to wear...
The first worshippers to hear Mass at Notre-Dame Cathedral since the devastating fire two months ago will be wearing hard hats. The service, slated for 4 p.m. Saturday, will be...