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How Amazon Is Fighting Rakuten For E-Commerce In Japan

How Amazon Is Fighting Rakuten For E-Commerce In Japan

Here in the U.S. we’re used to Amazon’s unquestionable dominance. Nearly 50 percent of e-commerce transactions in the United States take place on the platform, while the runner up eBay only holds about 6 percent of the market. But in Japan, it’s a different story. Though the country is Amazon’s

Jeff Bezos Talks Amazon, Blue Origin, Family, And Wealth

Jeff Bezos Talks Amazon, Blue Origin, Family, And Wealth

– Jeff, welcome to Berlin. – Thanks, it’s great to be here. – I have to tell you when we were sitting in the first row just a couple of minutes ago when the heartbeat was there Jeff looked at me and I was breathing in and out and he

How Amazon Changed Twitch Live Streaming

How Amazon Changed Twitch Live Streaming

Live streaming has become one of the most popular forms of online entertainment today. Sites like Twitch, YouTube and Mixer are capitalizing on a trend of live streaming and merging another form of media video games. The video game industry was a $138 billion market in 2013 and there’s one

How Jeff Bezos Became the King of E-Commerce

How Jeff Bezos Became the King of E-Commerce

In 1994, a young, Wall Street hotshot named Jeff Bezos was at a crossroads in his career: Continue amassing a small fortune… …or abandon it all to sell books? That decision would single-handedly change the history of e-commerce, publishing, film, TV, journalism, and quite possibly interstellar travel. That decision also

Is Your eCommerce Business Prepared for a Cybersecurity Attack?

Is Your eCommerce Business Prepared for a Cybersecurity Attack?

This week’s top stories include is your ecommerce business prepared for a cybersecurity attack, can supplier relationship survive Sears bankruptcy and is sustainable fashion more than a buzzword? Remember to click the link below for the full stories and two other featured articles. First up, is your e-commerce business prepared