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NEW YORK, March 5- Business Insider raised $12 million in another round of capital from investors including Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Institutional Venture Partners, RRE Ventures and former Wall Street Journal publisher Gordon Crovitz, according to a Wednesday post by its founder Henry Blodget.
March 3- Bill Gates has returned to the top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, as rising stock markets swelled the ranks of billionaires, which included a record number of women.
Determining who belongs on CNBC's list of business influencers has led to spirited debates. How about Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos?
Who should make CNBC's Top 25 most influential list? CNBC's Jon Fortt makes the case for Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Phil LeBeau nominates Elon Musk.
When it comes to the most influential in tech, you might jump to Jobs and Gates. But here the names you really need to know, these pros say.
"The UAE will try to deliver its government services through drones. Coloured white and enblazoned with the UAE flag, it is propelled by four rotors. Gergawi said the drones would be tested for durability and efficiency in Dubai for six months, before being introduced across the UAE within a year.
Of course, when we talk tech game-changers there's Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. But do you know who Jony Ive or Hasso Plattner are? You should.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen provides insight on the most influential people according to CNBC in changing business, leadership, and products and services we consume.
Amazon is getting a new patent for what it calls "anticipatory shipping," a system that predicts shoppers future purchases based on previous buys. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was flown from the Galápagos by an Ecuadorean navy helicopter after a kidney stone attack.
BOSTON, Dec 13- Activist investors have asked Amazon.com Inc to review its sales of firearms accessories, concerned that the online retailer offers products that could be used to convert semi-automatic rifles into weapons that fire too rapidly to be legal. They sent Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos a letter on Nov. 25 and showed it to Reuters on Thursday.
Hoping to boost its economy and create jobs, Oklahoma is positioning itself as a future hub for the growing, commercial drone industry.
Dec 3- Jeff Bezos' plan to deliver Amazon.com packages by drone isn't just an idea which skirts the line between satire and reality. The online retailer is testing delivery by unmanned flying vehicle, Bezos, Amazon.com founder and CEO, told CBS TV show 60 Minutes on Sunday.
SEATTLE, Dec 2- Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos made a splash on Sunday with his radical plan to deliver goods to millions of its customers' doors by using a fleet of unmanned drones, but the bold vision is not likely to become a reality this decade.
Amazon delivery entering a new era? Will the drone plan ever happen or is it just a smart marketing move?
CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' reveal that the company is experimenting with drone based delivery.
Aaron Kessler, Raymond James, says Amazon is gaining a lot of market share. Colin Gillis, BGC Financial, weighs in.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports from the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Phoenix, Arizona where orders are prepared for shipment.
Amazon is testing a drone delivery service aimed at improving the way customers receive packages, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Anti-drone lobbyists, UPS, and FedEx should try to ground Amazon's lofty ambitions of an automated drone delivery fleet, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.