Etailers could face penalties for violating rules; Jeff Bezos to visit India in 2020

Tanmay Tiwary

Etailers, along with their vendors, may face penalties for violating the proposed consumer protection rules. Jeff Bezos, the founder ....

19 November, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: US MNCs moving jobs out due to visa curbs, glasses back in focus for big tech firms

Anirban Ghoshal

The Trump administration's curbs on H1-B visas have been a bone of contention for Indian IT services companies looking to ....

26 September, 2019
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Building automation startup 75F raises $18 mn Series A from Breakthrough Energy Ventures, OGCI

Payal Ganguly

US and India-based 75F, an Internet of Things (IoT)-based wireless building automation startup, has raised $18 million as part ....

4 September, 2019

What the Future Retail investment brings to the table for Amazon

Binu Paul

Late last week, Seattle headquartered ecommerce giant Amazon acquired an indirect stake of nearly 3.6% in Future Retail, India’s ....

26 August, 2019

Amazon to buy 49% stake in Future Coupons in offline retail push

Team TC

In its latest move to expand its presence in India’s brick-and-mortar retail sector, Seattle-headquartered ecommerce Amazon ....

23 August, 2019

Amazon seeks out brands like Zomato and ixigo to build Alexa skills

Anirban Ghoshal

Jeff Bezos-led e-commerce portal Amazon, which also develops and markets products around its digital assistant Alexa, is looking ....

17 January, 2019
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Amazon testing its own UPI handle for new payments product: Report

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The payments arm of Amazon India has started testing its native unified payments interface (UPI) handle with a closed user group, ....

9 January, 2019

Amazon to acquire Infosys-backed Israeli cloud startup for $250 mn

Anirban Ghoshal

Jeff Bezos-led US tech giant Amazon is acquiring an Israeli cloud computing startup CloudEndure for $250 million, Israeli news ....

8 January, 2019

Amazon’s wholesale arm sees revenue surge, losses widen in FY18

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Amazon Wholesale India Pvt. Ltd, the wholesale business-to-business arm of e-commerce giant Amazon, has seen its operating revenue ....

26 December, 2018

Amazon India gets $311 mn in fourth capital infusion this year

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Amazon Seller Services Pvt. Ltd, the Indian division of US-based e-tailer Amazon, has received fresh capital worth Rs 2,200 crore ....

5 December, 2018
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Why Jeff Bezos wanted Amazon to have 'new failures' in India

Anand J

After Amazon's efforts to capture the e-commerce market in China did not meet with much success, the company started planning ....

4 December, 2018

We will offer new container and IoT services for partners: AWS’ Terry Wise

Anirban Ghoshal

Amazon Web Services, the cloud division of Jeff Bezos’ e-commerce empire, is doubling down on container and Internet of ....

29 November, 2018

AWS boosts cloud services with new offerings in robotics, IoT and Edge

Anirban Ghoshal

At its annual conference named re:Invent 2018, Amazon Web Services, the cloud division of Jeff Bezos-led Amazon, launched ....

28 November, 2018

Accenture ties up with AWS to extend emerging technologies to enterprises

Anirban Ghoshal

IT services and consulting firm Accenture has partnered with Jeff Bezos-led Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide digital transformation ....

28 November, 2018

Amazon's global growth slows in Q3, later Diwali cited as a factor

Reuters

Amazon.com Inc forecast holiday season sales and profit that missed Wall Street targets on Thursday, projecting revenue growth ....

26 October, 2018

Indian state govts adopting cloud faster than US counterparts: Amazon Web Services

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian state governments are adopting cloud way faster than US counterparts, news agency IANS reported, citing an executive from ....

21 September, 2018

How Amazon is building its India biz via strategic bets

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

Earlier this month, e-commerce behemoth Amazon.com Inc. became only the second US company to touch a market valuation of $1 trillion ....

18 September, 2018

Amazon releases software development kit to integrate voice control into cars

Shweta Sharma

Jeff Bezos-led Amazon on Thursday announced an open-source release of Alexa Auto SDK (software development kit) for developers ....

10 August, 2018

Amazon Q2 profit soars to record on cloud computing, advertising

Reuters

Amazon.com Inc forecast strong fall sales and posted a profit that was double Wall Street targets on Thursday thanks to the retailer's ....

27 July, 2018

Amazon and Google lead global smart speaker market: Strategy Analytics

Anirban Ghoshal

Jeff Bezos-led Amazon and internet giant Google accounted for 70% of the global smart speaker shipments in the first quarter of ....

18 May, 2018

Amazon pumps nearly $400 mn into Indian arm ahead of Walmart-Flipkart deal

Shweta Sharma

E-commerce giant Amazon has pumped Rs 2,600 crore (around $393 million) into its Indian unit ahead of local rival's Flipkart ....

9 May, 2018