Wal-Mart and Google Team Up to Challenge Amazon published on August 24th, 2017 at 01:55 AM Google and Wal-Mart Stores are joining forces in a partnership that includes enabling voice-ordered purchases from the retail giant on Google’s virtual assistant, challenging rival Amazon.com’s grip on the next wave of e-commerce.
How Samsung's Recall Shaped Its New Galaxy Note published on August 24th, 2017 at 01:55 AM Rather than cautiously go on the defensive with the new Galaxy Note 8 after last year’s last year’s Note 7 recall, Samsung mobile chief D.J. Koh hammered home a message internally to engineers: Don’t hold back.
Uber Racks Up Rides, Losses Amid Setbacks published on August 23rd, 2017 at 01:55 AM Uber Technologies Inc.’s scandal-plagued year apparently hasn’t deterred ridership, though the ride-hailing company is still reporting heavy financial losses.
FTC Approves Whole Foods-Amazon Merger published on August 23rd, 2017 at 01:55 AM Amazon’s takeover of Whole Foods cleared its biggest hurdle on Wednesday as federal regulators approved the e-commerce giant’s big bet on the more than $700 billion food retail market.
TurboTax Parent Intuit Names New Finance Chief published on August 23rd, 2017 at 01:55 AM Intuit, the maker of TurboTax and QuickBooks, said Chief Financial Officer R. Neil Williams will step down from his post next year after spending nearly 10 years with the company.