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Chinese e-tailer Alibaba prices IPO at $68, raising $21.8B

In the largest initial public offering in US history, Alibaba raises funds to fuel its global ambitions.

By September 18, 2014

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Can e-tailer Zappos demolish the brick-and-mortar model?

Making a play to attract fashionistas, the Amazon-owned online retailer tries its hand at social experiments in a bid to convince shoppers to abandon brick-and-mortar outlets for the Internet.

By August 18, 2013

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Southeast Asia e-tailer Lazada raises $100M in funding

Online retailer, which bills itself as the "Amazon of Southeast Asia," hopes to tap a market where online shopping has yet to gain traction.

By June 19, 2013

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PayPal opens the door a bit for bitcoin payments

The online-payments company is testing the waters by partnering with other companies willing to process transactions using the digital currency.

By September 23, 2014

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Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO

With Alibaba's IPO making big winners of the Chinese e-commerce giant and Japan-based stakeholder SoftBank, what are the odds that one of them buys Yahoo?

By September 19, 2014

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Newegg now shipping to India and Singapore

The online retailer of PC hardware components makes good on its promise to expand to more countries including Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand and Poland.

By August 12, 2014

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Zappos, MapMyFitness will tell you when you need new running shoes

The fitness tracking app's community of runners can now track the wear of their most important gear -- their shoes -- and buy new ones directly from the online retailer within the app.

By August 14, 2014

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Want those exact shoes? Ask Zappos' new personal assistant

The online retailer known for its fanatical customer service tests digital assistant that helps you track down any fashion item -- even if the company doesn't sell it.

By July 27, 2014

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Amazon, Warner Home Video in standoff over 'Lego' preorders

Web giant stops taking advanced orders for some upcoming films in a possible attempt to increase its margins on sales.

By June 11, 2014

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Amazon: Sell us your old phone for new phone credits

The online retail giant reminds us of their trade-in initiative as the Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8 make their debut.

By April 10, 2014