The electronics retailer's third-quarter sales are down, and it offers voluntary buyouts to "nearly all" of its 4,000 employees in an attempt to curb future layoffs.
Plug a set of headphones into an Android phone, and pertinent musical information automatically surfaces.
In line with its focus on the stuff users read and view, the Internet giant acquires a "content delivery network" to help with its media efforts.
According to Business Insider, the tech giant has been in talks to acquire the startup, a Reddit favorite.
The beleaguered smartphone maker says it will consider "strategic alternatives" that could range from joint ventures to an outright sale of its operations.
analysis It would be out of character for the Amazon CEO to become a passive owner for such an iconic brand. Part of the intrigue may be in taking on another industry and seeing if he can shake it up in fundamental ways.
The A6 used in the iPhone 5 may be more of an Apple creation than previous chips.
The question facing Best Buy is whether it would be better to fix the company by staying public or reverting to a private company.
President and COO Brian Dunn, who began his career at the electronics retailer as a store associate 23 years ago, is set to succeed Brad Anderson.