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  1. Online retailers get in on the fun on April Fools' DayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Internet Retailer

    ... technology investment, and more. Sales and traffic to online retailers by category and merchant type, data on Amazon and other leading e-retailers, comparisons of leading web retailers, site performance data, more. Internet penetration by region, ...

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  2. E-commerce in groceries lags, but ready to take offRead the original story

    23 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... about 3 percent of the sector's $600 billion. A number of grocery chains, retailers and e-commerce giants such as Amazon are experimenting with a number of systems and features for grocery and CPG. The main ones are: In-vehicle pickup at a store or ...

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  3. Alibaba May Prefer Seattle Rather Than San Francisco For Its U.S. HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | CBS Local

    ... Francisco. The company could also recruit talent from other similar companies in Seattle, which is home to competitor Amazon. The company has opened a cloud computing arm in Silicon Valley and an investment arm in San Francisco's Financial District.

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  4. Amazon Bulks Up Cloud Instances For Big DataRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InformationWeek

    Amazon Web Services' larger virtual servers show the company is pursuing an enterprise-scale data warehouse and big data tasks. Amazon Web Services has launched a second generation of dense-storage servers, its D2 series of instances.

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  5. CIS offers pre-hardened resources for Amazon cloudRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Government Computer News

    The Center for Internet Security announced the availability of Amazon Machine Images for a variety of operating systems, which will enable organizations to reduce time, cost and risk in their cloud deployments. Offered via the AWS Marketplace , the launch instances are hardened according to secure configuration baselines prescribed by CIS's expert consensus teams.

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  6. Round Two of Bob Mann vs. Rolfe McCollister in LSU, Media brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... many years). It should not have a public editor. The Washington Post should immediately stop covering Jeff Bezos and Amazon.com (its new owners). NBC should never do a story on GE. And ABC news must stop covering anything that happens at Disney. ...

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  7. Amazon officially releases Dash, no foolingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chain Store Age

    Seattle Amazon is expanding its Amazon Dash mobile ordering service, introduced in April 2014, with the Amazon Dash Button. Some observers thought it might be an April Fools prank, but the Dash Button expands on the Dash mobile ordering for AmazonFresh customers.

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  8. Tesla's April Fools joke pokes fun at AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Tesla Motors Inc. on Wednesday joined Amazon.com Inc in launching an April Fools' joke on its website, and it made fun of Apple Inc. new product line is called the Model W-for watch. It tells time and the date, and it's available in platinum, the Tesla's blog post said.

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  9. Hedge Funds Made A Bundle By Betting On Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Apple, and Pfizer IncRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    ... during the first quarter. The companies that we are going to talk about are: Novo Nordisk A/S (ADR) (NYSE : NVO ), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ : AMZN ), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ : AAPL ), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE : PFE ), and China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (ADR) ...

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  10. Is Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)'s Dash Button Real or an April Fool's Joke?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Amazon.com, Inc. , an e-commerce giant, is making more easy for its customers to order their favorite products. The company is introducing Dash button, a device that will ship customers their product as soon as they push the button.

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  11. Actually, The Weather Company isn't ditching Amazon for IBMRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    The deal included some other aspects, like integration of weather data into IBM's analytics tools, but the part that caught our eye was this: This is interesting because The Weather Company had been a pretty vocal customer of Amazon's rival cloud service, Amazon Web Services. They even participated in a case study .

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  12. Why Amazon's Dash Button Will FlopRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    As you all know, I am in the business of predicting Amazon.com products will flop. I did it with the Fire Phone .

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  13. Amazon: It's Time To Start Making Some MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Amazon has been in an 18-year growth cycle since it went public in 1997 but it might be time for the company to begin focusing on earnings over revenue. Amazon's stock remains wildly overvalued fundamentally which allows little room for error if these issues begin hitting the top line.

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  14. Why Amazon Refuses to Wear Purple Lanyards in VegasRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    About 1,300 people from the online retail industry are in Las Vegas this week for the annual Catalyst Americas conference. Every attendee is sporting a name badge they were given at the registration desk, along with a purple lanyard emblazoned with the logo for the startup Jet.com-everyone except Amazon.com employees, who brought a stash of orange lanyards.

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  15. What Amazon's New 'Dash Button' Means For ShoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The idea behind Amazon's product-specific Dash Buttons is that users put them in a convenient spot and push them when they're running low on something. It's gotten pretty easy to shop without ever leaving the house.

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  16. Watch Amazon's Store of the Future Previewed in This 2006 CommercialRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Re/code

    Earlier this week, I reported on a patent application Amazon filed recently that described a store of the future in which shoppers can walk out of a store without paying a cashier, and still get automatically charged for the right stuff. The patent application seemed like an extra juicy find because two of the three inventors have close relationships with CEO Jeff Bezos and are said to be working on a top-secret project.

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  17. Amazon's 'Transparent' wins Out & Equal's Momentum Leadership AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Amy Landecker, a cast member in Amazon's "Transparent," accepted on behalf of the show the Momentum Leadership Award from San Francisco-based Out & Equal, a nonprofit focused on LGBT workplace equality. Out & Equal recognized "Transparent" for its role in boosting the visibility of the trans community and employing several trans workers.

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  18. P&G products can be instantly ordered with Amazon's new smart deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Amazon's Dash Button, which links to a smartphone and can be affixed to a washing machine, can be pushed to re-order Tide laundry detergent or other P&G products.

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  19. Groupon tests an online marketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Internet Retailer

    ... technology investment, and more. Sales and traffic to online retailers by category and merchant type, data on Amazon and other leading e-retailers, comparisons of leading web retailers, site performance data, more. Internet penetration by region, ...

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  20. Is Amazon's 'Dash Button' real or an April Fool's prank? - WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Are you an Amazon Prime member? You might be eligible for this awesome device-if it isn't a prank, that is. Dennis and Judi were debating about the new Amazon product that made its debut on the internet yesterday , and they couldn't tell if this was a legitimate product or not.

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