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Girl, 6, Spends $350 on Toys Using Mom’s Amazon Account

August 16, 2018 |

A 6-year-old Utah girl gained viral fame over the weekend after her cousin tweeted a photo of little Caitlin standing next to a stack of Amazon boxes bigger than she is—packages full of toys Caitlin ordered for herself, unbeknownst to her family, who found out only when they were…
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Amazon partners with L.A. community colleges for cloud computing program

August 9, 2018 |

Starting as early as this fall, students around Los Angeles will have the opportunity to learn to code in one of the biggest software growth areas: cloud computing, an increasingly popular online-based technology that is used for data analytics and file storage.

That’s due to a partnership announced…


L.A. Times – Business

Park, load up, go: Amazon brings curbside grocery pickup to Whole Foods

August 9, 2018 |

Amazon.com Inc., known for bringing items to shoppers’ homes, is adding a curbside-pickup option at Whole Foods grocery stores for Prime members.

Shoppers will be able to order eggs, milk and other groceries on the Prime Now app, park in reserved spaces at the store and have workers place the items…


L.A. Times – Business

A hidden Amazon fortune: Bezos’ parents may be worth billions

August 1, 2018 |

It may be the most successful venture investment of all time.

In 1995, Jackie and Mike Bezos plowed $ 245,573 into their son’s fledgling e-commerce website, according to a prospectus two years later. It was a big gamble, Mike Bezos, the stepfather of Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos, recalled…


L.A. Times – Business

How Sellers Trick Amazon to Boost Sales

July 29, 2018 |

The digital giant battles click farms, reviewers-for-hire and other scams as merchants try to outsmart its product-ranking system.
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How Sellers Trick Amazon to Boost Sales

July 28, 2018 |

The digital giant battles click farms, reviewers-for-hire and other scams as merchants try to outsmart its product-ranking system.
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Footage Emerges of Isolated Amazon Survivor

July 20, 2018 |

He’s one of the most isolated people on the planet—but video of him has been shared on Facebook and viewed thousands of times. Funai, the Brazilian government’s agency for indigenous people, recently released video of an indigenous man who has lived a solitary life in a patch of rainforest…
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Amazon is already undercutting prices on over-the-counter pills

July 7, 2018 |

As pharmacy chains await Amazon.com Inc.’s entry into the prescription-drug market, the online retail giant is already undercutting them for nonprescription medicine for aches, colds and allergies.

Median prices for over-the-counter, private-brand medicine sold by Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc….


L.A. Times – Business

Amazon Promises an ‘Epic’ 36 Hours of Shopping

July 3, 2018 |

A “day” is traditionally defined as 24 hours, but in Amazon’s case, it could also mean 36. The latter is what the online giant is allotting for its upcoming Amazon Prime Day on July 16, kicking off the online sales at 3pm that day, per CNNMoney . Billing what’s usually its…
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