Consumers are suddenly unable to place advance orders to buy DVDs or Blu-ray discs of films from Walt Disney Studios.
Some attempt to add an additional level of security to critical financial accounts. Sadly, not many companies are able to do it.
The "Squawk Alley" crew, and Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discuss the move by a group of 900 writers who signed an open letter condemning Amazon over its dispute with publisher Hachette.
Spotify has re-advertised a job this week that sparked speculation the firm could be preparing to go public when it was first posted.
As the silicon chip nears its theoretical limit of productivity, semiconductor companies are in an R&D arms race to drive chip innovation.
A group of 900 authors including James Patterson and Stephen King have signed an open letter condemning Amazon over the blocking of book sales. CNBC's Carl Quintanilla and Jim Cramer discuss the companies, like Amazon, that are blessed with a seemingly never ending spending leash.
Google is teaming up with Barnes & Noble. Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst, and Ben Parr, DominateFund co-founder, discuss Google's play to take a piece of Amazon's book business.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Google and Barnes & Noble are joining forces to tackle Amazon, zeroing in on a service that Amazon has long dominated: fast, cheap delivery of books.
Thanks to Rupert Murdoch's recent overture, Time Warner shares have traded more on drama than fundamentals. That may be about to change.
U.S. stock index futures traded down on Wednesday, as European shares fell sharply on rising concerns about Russia and Ukraine.
Amazon now offers 'Get It Today' to Prime members. It allows them to order as many same-day delivery items as they want for $5.99.
The CNBC RQ 50 identifies companies that don't just spend big on R&D, but spend right, creating return on innovation for shareholders.
Using the CNBC RQ 50 measure for R&D productivity, we've identified an elite group of companies that merit election to an R&D hall of fame.
Back by unpopular demand, it’s Flappy Bird. Re/Code reports.
Target lowers its outlook as the data breach hurt sales; however, there are other factors at play as well.
Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox is expected to make an aggressive case for merging with Time Warner during its quarterly earnings call.
As Alibaba dips into the US and onto Amazon's home turf, a little-known start-up called AppFlood may be among its best allies.
Slava Rubin, Indiegogo co-founder & CEO, shares his thoughts on Walmart's website conversion in order to better compete with Amazon. Rubin says it's a huge step in the right direction.
In its latest bid to compete with Amazon.com, Wal-Mart is rebuilding its website to make shoppers' experience simpler, faster and more personalized.