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Marissa Mayer unveils make-or-break plan for Yahoo

The beleaguered CEO of the struggling Internet pioneer delivers a "bold" strategic plan. She is cutting jobs, selling patents and real estate, and inviting would-be acquirers to speak up.

By February 2, 2016

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Amazon, the king of e-commerce, gets primed for 2016

Amazon's Prime membership service will help the company continue to dominate online shopping, this holiday season and beyond.

By November 30, 2015

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Your impulse buys are costing Amazon a fortune

The online retailer missed Wall Street projections during its all-important holiday quarter, and shipping and fulfillment costs didn't help the situation.

By January 28, 2016

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Amazon rebuffs idea of partnering with PayPal

The e-commerce titan has instead focused on its own online payment method, and says more than 23 million customers have used its Pay With Amazon service.

By January 26, 2016

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Will virtual reality make you buy more? Retailers are betting on it

Virtual reality springs up at the retail industry's marquee show, offering a glimpse of how we might shop in the future.

By January 21, 2016

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Why Amazon built a warehouse inside a Midtown Manhattan office tower

The e-commerce giant is constantly looking for new ways to speed up its shipments. In Manhattan and several other US cities, it has opened urban warehouses to do just that.

By December 21, 2015

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Why Jet.com says it's got a 'smarter way' for you to shop online

The startup, run by entrepreneur Marc Lore, hopes to become a major player in e-commerce, but it will have to contend with Amazon for customers' attention.

By December 21, 2015

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Amazon UK tells some customers to trash their hoverboards

The company said certain hoverboards sold on its site were unsafe due to noncompliant electrical plugs.

By December 16, 2015

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Used iPhone 6 could be the bargain you're looking for

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers advice about getting a great value from buying an older used model of the popular iPhone.

By January 30, 2016

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Why buying anything on your smartphone stinks

You use your phone to listen to music, browse the Web and play games. But when was the last time you used the device to make a purchase online?

By December 11, 2015