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Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 09:35 AM PST

Amazon Opens Store With No Cashiers, Lines or Registers

Amazon Opens Store With No Cashiers, Lines or Registers

No cashiers, no lines, no registers — this is how Amazon sees the future of in-store shopping. The online retailer opened its Amazon Go concept to the public Monday, selling milk, potato chips and other...

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 01:51 PM PST

Beset by Traffic Via Navigation Apps, Town Restricts Access

Beset by Traffic Via Navigation Apps, Town Restricts Access

A small town near the world's busiest bridge is putting up the "keep out" sign for motorists seeking a shortcut to it, the latest example of the effects navigation apps are having on communities located near...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 08:34 PM PST

Crunch Time: What Amazon Wants for Its New HQ

Crunch Time: What Amazon Wants for Its New HQ

Just 20 cities are left standing in the competition for Amazon's second headquarters and the 50,000 jobs it will bring. Now comes the hard part for the finalists — and for Amazon. Based on the cities that made...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 07:40 AM PST

Amazon Raises Monthly Prime Cost Nearly 20 Percent

Amazon Raises Monthly Prime Cost Nearly 20 Percent

Amazon announced Friday that it raised its monthly Prime membership cost from $10.99 to $12.99, an 18 percent increase, CNBC reported. New members will begin paying the increased monthly price immediately, and...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 06:22 AM PST

Maybe Next Time: Cities See Failed Amazon Bids as Trial Runs

Maybe Next Time: Cities See Failed Amazon Bids as Trial Runs

For some of the 200-plus cities knocked out of the running for Amazon's second headquarters, the effort may turn out to be a trial run for other opportunities. But they're advised to not make the same kind of...

Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 at 08:03 PM PST

Kalanick Walks Away With $1.4B in Uber Deal With SoftBank

Kalanick Walks Away With $1.4B in Uber Deal With SoftBank

SoftBank completed its long-awaited investment agreement with Uber on Thursday, making SoftBank the company's largest shareholder and providing a huge payday for co-founder Travis Kalanick and other early...

Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 at 07:31 AM PST

Amazon's 2nd HQ: The 20 Places Now Under Consideration

Amazon's 2nd HQ: The 20 Places Now Under Consideration

Amazon listed the following cities and areas in a press release: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Miami, Montgomery County in Maryland, Nashville, Newark, New...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:41 PM PST

Broken Windows Reported on Apple and Google Buses on I-280

Broken Windows Reported on Apple and Google Buses on I-280

Five charter buses carrying tech workers had windows damaged Tuesday while driving on Interstate Highway 280, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:13 AM PST

Humans Will Review Video From Most Popular YouTube Creators

Humans Will Review Video From Most Popular YouTube Creators

Google says humans will now review video from its most popular YouTube creators after recent complaints. The videos being targeted are ones Google packages to advertisers as "preferred" content. While Google...

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 05:12 PM PST

Apple to Build Second Campus, Hire 20,000 Workers

Apple to Build Second Campus, Hire 20,000 Workers

Apple says it will build a second corporate campus, hire 20,000 workers in $350 billion, 5-year commitment to US economy.

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