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  • Amazon takes a swing at Oracle Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:06 PM ET
    Andy Jassy speaks with CNBC's Jon Fortt at the AWS event October 7, 2015.

    During its AWS conference, Amazon took aim at Oracle, which is currently the biggest provider of traditional cloud databases.

  • Stephon Marbury calls Michael Jordan 'greedy' Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 6:43 PM ET
    Stephon Marbury on Beijing Sports Radio in Beijing.

    Stephon Marbury took to Twitter this week to promote his sneaker brand and criticize basketball great and entrepreneur Michael Jordan.

  • Start-up promises New England foliage for $20 Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 5:53 PM ET
    Autumn scene in Vermont.

    If Kyle Waring can sell Boston snow, he can sell New England leaves. Cue the start-up.

  • Founded by Marc Lore, who in 2010 sold his diapers-to-soap e-commerce firm Quidsi to Amazon.com for $540 million, Jet.com had launched in July promising big discounts in exchange for members placing large orders and paying the annual fee. The launch of Jet.com has been closely watched as a new competitor to Amazon.com Inc and Wal Mart Stores Inc.

  • Inside Amazon's web services Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 3:27 PM ET
    Inside Amazon's web services

    Amazon Web Services allows data migration from databases to the cloud. CNBC's Jon Fortt has the details.

  • Amazon tests status quo with aggressive big data play Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 12:38 PM ET
    Amazon.com logos are displayed on computer screens in Washington.

    The online retail giant is launching its most aggressive cloud data analytics software tool to date.

  • Jet.com pivots business model, kills annual fee Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 11:53 AM ET

    Jet.com, the discount shopping site, will get rid of its $50 annual membership fee to attract more customers. Re/code reports.

  • Amazon's cloud play will be huge: Nick Bilton Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 11:03 AM ET
    Amazon's cloud play will be huge: Nick Bilton

    Nick Bilton, New York Times, weighs in on Amazon's push into the web services business

  • Pinterest doubles down on social media shopping Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 9:04 AM ET
    Pinterest IPO

    The social sharing platform is also announcing growth stats.

  • Oct 1- Amazon.com Inc signed a content licensing deal with CBS Corp for three new shows, the latest move in the e-commerce giant's attempt to cater to the rising popularity of on-demand content. Amazon Prime members in the United States will have unlimited access to Mary Elizabeth Winstead- starrer "BrainDead" four days after broadcast without any extra cost.

  • *Sales boosted by design studios in Nordstrom stores. BERLIN, Oct 1- The co-founder of Australian online retailer Shoes of Prey, which allows customers to design their own footwear, hopes to one day allow customers to print out pairs at home as technology improves and consumer demand grows for personalized products. Jodie Fox, who set up Shoes of Prey in 2009 with...

  • TWTR offers 'Buy Now' button Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    TWTR offers 'Buy Now' button

    After two years of testing, Twitter is finally making it easy for millions of merchants to sell products through a tweet with its "Buy Now" button.

  • UK telecoms minister dashes rivals’ hopes of BT split Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 12:29 AM ET
    Ed Vaizey, Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy appears on stage at the 2014 TechCrunch Disrupt Europe/London, at The Old Billingsgate on October 21, 2014 in London, England.

    The minister overseeing the telecom sector has poured cold water on the idea of separating BT from its broadband network, the FT reports.

  • Speculation has circulated for some time that Nestle, known for its mass-market chocolates like Kit Kat and Butterfinger, might seek to buy its way into a bigger role in the fast-growing premium sector, particularly in the United States. Nestle will sell Cailler chocolates, up to now mainly sold locally in Switzerland, through online retailer Amazon in the...

  • Jack Ma to US: Quit worrying so much about China Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 3:15 PM ET
    Jack Ma speaking at the 2015 CGI Annual Meeting in New York.

    "When the economy is bad, we still have the money to spend — you guys probably don't, you worry," Alibaba founder Jack Ma said.

  • Twitter launches 'buy now' buttons for retailers Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Twitter headquarters in San Francisco.

    Twitter is rolling out a "buy now" button system wide—so any U.S. retailer can sell physical products, digital goods or services all within a tweet.

  • Target sweetens 'price match' for the holidays Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 12:01 AM ET

    Target unveiled a "price matching" policy that begins Oct. 1. Unlike last year, purchases on Target.com will now eligible for price matching with competitors.

  • Nasty Gal founder: Never intended to start an online empire

    Nasty Gal founder and executive chairman Sophia Amoruso, discusses the success of her online retail store.

  • Amazon taps 'sharing economy' with Flex Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 12:31 PM ET
    An employee walks over a logo at an Amazon.com fulfillment center.

    Amazon is starting a service to deliver packages ultrafast to Prime consumers, using a crowdsourced network of drivers.

  • Investments for an aging USA—besides health care Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | 12:42 PM ET
    Seniors participate in a Zumba class during the 8th Annual Healthy Living Festival in Oakland, California. (File Photo).

    Health care is often at the top of the list of industries seen benefiting from Americans living longer, but there are other options.