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Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities 2019 ecommerce in review: Amazon transformed shoppers’ expectations, again

Amazon.com Inc., No. 1 in the 2019 Digital Commerce 360 Top 1000, isn’t content to rest on its laurels as one of the most valuable companies in the world. It is relentlessly focused on finding ways to get an edge and cement its place atop the retail hierarchy. “As a company grows, everything needs to…




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Dow Flinches as Walmart-Led Lobby Demands Probe of Amazon & Google

The stock market’s trade war jubilee doesn’t look poised to carry over into a second day, as the Dow struggled to build on yesterday’s triple-digit gain.Rather, the index teetered sideways after a Walmart-backed retail coalition demanded that the Trump administration target Amazon and Google for anticompetitive practices.Dow Teeters in Wake of G-20 EuphoriaAll of Wall…




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Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities The Amazon Effect: How do E-commerce Companies Make Money?

Amazon is the ecommerce titan the industry has been waiting for. Net sales have been rising since 2014. In 2016, Amazon grabbed 70% of the total sales, and service sales have only been growing since then. For all those wondering is ecommerce profitable, the answer lies in Amazon’s undeniable success, so much as that the…


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Warren Buffett made 12 predictions about bitcoin, table tennis, and his death — here’s how they turned out

The legendary investor Warren Buffett avoids making predictions, but we’ve gathered 12 of his best guesses about cryptocurrency, table tennis, and even his own death. We’ve detailed each prediction and assessed its accuracy in the slideshow below. The legendary investor Warren Buffett knows better than to make predictions. “We have no idea – and never…


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Donations to help rebuild the Notre Dame Cathedral are already pouring in, and one French billionaire pledged $113 million

France’s superrich have joined together and pledged about 400 million euros, or $452 million, to help rebuild Paris’ Notre-Dame Cathedral after it was ravaged by a fire. Bernard Arnault, the richest person in France and third-richest in the world, pledged to donate $226 million to help rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral, which went up in flames on…


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A Jeff Bezos-backed startup just inked a deal with $84 billion biotech Gilead to make drugs for a troubling and increasingly common disease

Pharmaceutical giant Gilead is teaming up with Silicon Valley startup Insitro to develop better drugs for a quietly emerging disease called NASH. Short for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, NASH can lead to liver failure and is estimated to affect some 16 million Americans. Insitro is led by the former chief computing officer of Google life-extension spinoff Calico.…