You already have to pay to belong to Prime. Amazon's head of digital music says the streaming service is after customers who don't necessarily want to spend a ton of money on music.
The mega retailer takes full ownership of China-based Yihaodian, an online marketplace that sells food, home goods, electronics and more.
The new online retailer officially opens for business Tuesday with plenty of buzz, thanks to a $225 million purse and a CEO who's no stranger to Amazon's playbook.
China is in the throes of the world's single largest day of shopping, Single's day. Shoppers are expected to spend a record amount of money, mainly through online platforms like Alibaba and JD.com.
Consumers have no reason to wait for the day after Thanksgiving to nab great deals.
The startup is offering its sellers a chance to purchase new items at wholesale, instead of relying solely on used items to fill their online shops.
The retail giant asks the FAA for permission to test the use of drones that would carry items to its warehouses and customers' homes.
The startup intends to trade under the ticker symbol "SQ" on the New York Stock Exchange.
Online retailer pulls the plug on a weekend getaways site that faced heavy competition from established players like Airbnb and TripAdvisor.
After starting out the UberRush courier service in New York last year, the company has expanded the program to two more big cities.