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Amazon's new $5 billion headquarters could give these 5 cities the biggest boost

AMAZON'S NEW $5 BILLION HEADQUARTERS COULD GIVE THESE 5 CITIES THE BIGGEST BOOST

Reuters / Brian Snyder Amazon received more than 200 proposals for their new headquarters as cities look to bolster their local economies. There...

A look inside the marriage of world's richest couple Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos - who met at work, were engaged within 3 months, and own more land than almost anyone else in America

A LOOK INSIDE THE MARRIAGE OF WORLD'S RICHEST COUPLE JEFF AND MACKENZIE BEZOS - WHO MET AT WORK, WERE ENGAGED WITHIN 3 MONTHS, AND OWN MORE LAND THAN ALMOST ANYONE ELSE IN AMERICA

Evan Agostini/AP Images • After meeting at D.E. Shaw, Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos were married in 1993. • Shortly afterward, the couple...

 
 
 
Some of the biggest names in tech closed at record highs

SOME OF THE BIGGEST NAMES IN TECH CLOSED AT RECORD HIGHS

AP A number of the biggest tech companies in the US saw their stocks close at a record high on Monday. Shares were boosted by strong...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, GOOG, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT, CVS, AET)

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE THE OPENING BELL (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, GOOG, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT, CVS, AET)

Here is what you need to know. The Saudi Aramco IPO might not happen. Saudi finance minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan told the Financial...

 
 
 
This quote from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shows what an unstoppable beast Alexa has become

THIS QUOTE FROM AMAZON CEO JEFF BEZOS SHOWS WHAT AN UNSTOPPABLE BEAST ALEXA HAS BECOME

Michael Seto/Business Insider Amazon on Thursday crushed earnings, posting impressive revenue growth and promising more big revenue...

IT'S OFFICIAL: 238 cities are duking it out to be the site of Amazon's new $5 billion headquarters

IT'S OFFICIAL: 238 CITIES ARE DUKING IT OUT TO BE THE SITE OF AMAZON'S NEW $5 BILLION HEADQUARTERS

Amazon put out a call for cities to propose sites for their new HQ2. It received proposals from 238 cities across the North America. The...

 
 
 
Monster earnings week: Coca-Cola among top reports

MONSTER EARNINGS WEEK: COCA-COLA AMONG TOP REPORTS

A taco Tuesday, a different kind of Amazon prime day and combination of big oil, beer, soda and teddy bears are all on tap this week,...

HQ2 pitches pile up at Amazon, while taxpayers remain out of the loop

HQ2 PITCHES PILE UP AT AMAZON, WHILE TAXPAYERS REMAIN OUT OF THE LOOP

By all accounts the bids to land Amazon's second North American headquarters are piling up at the company's doorstep in Seattle, although...

 
 
 
NYC mayor says Amazon is ‘very destructive to communities' hours after submitting a bid for the company's second headquarters

NYC MAYOR SAYS AMAZON IS ‘VERY DESTRUCTIVE TO COMMUNITIES' HOURS AFTER SUBMITTING A BID FOR THE COMPANY'S SECOND HEADQUARTERS

Getty/Theo Wargo Amazon HQ2 proposals are due today. New York City just submitted its bid. NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio was quoted: "Something...

Smart speakers are the trojan horse for consumer AI

SMART SPEAKERS ARE THE TROJAN HORSE FOR CONSUMER AI

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Microsoft and Amazon struck a brilliant partnership to take on Google in the next big thing for cloud computing

MICROSOFT AND AMAZON STRUCK A BRILLIANT PARTNERSHIP TO TAKE ON GOOGLE IN THE NEXT BIG THING FOR CLOUD COMPUTING

Chip Somodevilla / Staff Microsoft and Amazon on Thursday announced a surprise partnership in releasing a free new software tool for...

The Google Home Mini secretly recorded peoples' conversations and played into a big fear about smart speakers

THE GOOGLE HOME MINI SECRETLY RECORDED PEOPLES' CONVERSATIONS AND PLAYED INTO A BIG FEAR ABOUT SMART SPEAKERS

The concept of a smart speaker like the Amazon Echo is a bit creepy. When it first came out, many people were wary of a device designed...

 
 
 
While Amazon and Microsoft battle in the cloud wars, this startup quietly built a $175 million business by picking up their slack

WHILE AMAZON AND MICROSOFT BATTLE IN THE CLOUD WARS, THIS STARTUP QUIETLY BUILT A $175 MILLION BUSINESS BY PICKING UP THEIR SLACK

DigitalOcean DigitalOcean is a cloud computing startup based in New York, competing with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure by...

Amazon's Alexa is dominating the smart speaker landscape

AMAZON'S ALEXA IS DOMINATING THE SMART SPEAKER LANDSCAPE

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Amazon working on smart doorbell for deliveries

AMAZON WORKING ON SMART DOORBELL FOR DELIVERIES

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Fort Worth brings in the mega-projects to lure Amazon's HQ2

FORT WORTH BRINGS IN THE MEGA-PROJECTS TO LURE AMAZON'S HQ2

Fort Worth is expected to put a handful of mega-developments on the table for consideration when it comes to landing Amazon.com Inc....

 
 
 
Google's new $50 speaker is a smarter alternative to the Amazon Echo Dot

GOOGLE'S NEW $50 SPEAKER IS A SMARTER ALTERNATIVE TO THE AMAZON ECHO DOT

The Google Home Mini is a small, palm-sized $49 smart speaker powered by the Google Assistant smart voice assistant. Google Home Mini...

Google released its two new smart speakers into an already crowded market

GOOGLE RELEASED ITS TWO NEW SMART SPEAKERS INTO AN ALREADY CROWDED MARKET

Google released two new smart speakers at its big hardware event on Wednesday, causing the already full space to get a bit more crowded....

 
 
 
Amazon's Echo vs Google's Home: Here's how the two families stack up

AMAZON'S ECHO VS GOOGLE'S HOME: HERE'S HOW THE TWO FAMILIES STACK UP

Amazon's Echo family is finally getting some real competition. Behold: The Google Home line of devices, aimed squarely at Amazon's...

Whole Foods is cutting prices - and it's hitting Trader Joe's hard

WHOLE FOODS IS CUTTING PRICES - AND IT'S HITTING TRADER JOE'S HARD

AP Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods is rocking the grocery industry. As soon as the e-commerce giant's $13.7 billion acquisition...