What Amazon is really accusing Trump of doing in JEDI deal

2019-12-10

Much of the coverage of Amazon.com Inc.’s appeal of the $10 billion-a-year JEDI contract focused on President Donald Trump’s antagonistic tweets and statements about Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, but as is typical in this administration, the actions taking place in secret amid the tweets are much more important. As impeachmentRead More →

Uber shares tumble 5% on $1.16 billion quarterly loss

2019-11-04

Uber Technologies Inc. reported another mega-loss on Monday, but its chief executive said there is a light at the end of the profitability tunnel. The ride-hailing service  reported a third-quarter loss of $1.16 billion, or 68 cents a share, compared to a $986 million loss in the same quarter aRead More →

Uber earnings preview: Brace for more quarterly losses

2019-11-01

Uber Technologies Inc. took a significant detour on the road to profitability three months ago with a jaw-dropping $5.24 billion quarterly loss, deepening its losses to more than $6 billion this fiscal year. So when the ride-hailing service reports third-quarter financial results on Monday, investors and analysts are bracing forRead More →

Amazon to support utility-bill payments with Alexa

2019-10-27

Amazon.com Inc. is tapping into bill payments by letting customers use its Amazon Pay feature for their utility bills. The e-commerce giant said during a Sunday keynote at the Money 20/20 financial technology conference that it would be partnering with fintech company Paymentus to add the feature, which will allowRead More →

Facebook’s Zuckerberg says he would ‘go to the mat’ over ‘existential’ threat to his business from Elizabeth Warren

2019-10-02

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he would “go to the mat” and “fight” against Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren who has threatened to break up his social-media empire. Read: Billionaire investor on Elizabeth Warren as president: Market might not even open On Tuesday, The Verge published text and leakedRead More →