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In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
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June 20, 2018 - 9:31 am
By Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The mouse is chasing the fox. Disney is upping the ante for Fox, making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65 billion offer for the company. The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new...
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Oprah
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June 15, 2018 - 3:33 pm
(CNN Money) -- Apple has signed Oprah Winfrey to a multiyear deal for new original programs. The marquee signing comes as Apple ramps up its original content portfolio and goes head to head with the likes of Netflix and Amazon in a war for consumers' attention. "Together, Winfrey and Apple will...
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Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon’s new cashier-less stores.
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June 14, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores. One firm building automated checkout systems, Ava Retail, said Thursday it is working with Microsoft on the technology for physical stores. Both companies have headquarters...
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Amazon Prime Now delivery
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John McDevitt
June 12, 2018 - 1:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As of Tuesday, the Philadelphia region is among 14 metropolitan areas throughout the country where online grocery shoppers can get free two-hour delivery of products from Whole Foods Market. The service is proovided by Amazon's Prime Now . "We are going to be...
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 Consumers aren’t likely to see immediate changes following Monday, June 11, 2018 formal repeal of Obama-era internet rules that had ensured equal treatment for all.
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June 11, 2018 - 2:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Your ability to watch and use your favorite apps and services could start to change — though not right away — following the official demise Monday of Obama-era internet protections. Any changes are likely to happen slowly, as companies assess how much consumers will tolerate. The...
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"Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly" has shot to the top of Amazon's bestseller list following news that the chef and television host took his own life Friday.
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June 11, 2018 - 10:59 am
By Jackie Wattles (CNN Money) -- Anthony Bourdain's 18-year-old memoir about the seedy secrets of restaurant kitchens has shot to the top of Amazon's bestseller list following news that the chef and television host took his own life Friday. A paperback version of "Kitchen Confidential: Adventures...
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June 11, 2018 - 8:59 am
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- Now even more Amazon Prime members can save extra money at Whole Foods. The grocery chain will expand its Prime-exclusive discounts to 10 new states Wednesday. The perks program includes an extra 10% off sale items and rotating deals for members of Amazon's $119-a-...
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Amazon Fire TV Cube
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June 07, 2018 - 11:01 pm
By Joseph Pisani, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Alexa for couch potatoes is coming: Amazon's new streaming TV device will let users shout out when they want to turn on the TV, flip channels or search for sitcoms — all without pushing any buttons. The Fire TV Cube is not entirely hands-free yet,...
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Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of Software Engineering, speaks during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference.
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Ian Bush
June 04, 2018 - 1:57 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KYW Newsradio) — Apple will offer more ways for people to limit the time they spend on iPhones while introducing features designed to make its products even more indispensable. The paradox emerged Monday as Apple executives previewed new versions of free software due out this fall...
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Walmart
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June 01, 2018 - 11:14 am
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- Walmart's latest attempt to take on Amazon is decidedly high-end. The company is launching Jetblack , a new personal shopping service that lets customers order items via a text message with same-day or next-day delivery. For now, the invite-only service is only...
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