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Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.OQ)

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Pinterest Says Has To Buy At Least $750 Mln Cloud Services From AWS Through July 2023
Friday, 22 Mar 2019 

March 22 (Reuters) - Pinterest Inc::UNDER AGREEMENT WITH AMAZON WEB SERVICES, CO CURRENTLY REQUIRED TO BUY AT LEAST $750 MILLION CLOUD SERVICES FROM AWS THROUGH JULY 2023.UNDER AGREEMENT WITH AMAZON WEB SERVICES, CO REQUIRED TO BUY AT LEAST $125 MILLION OF CONTRACT COMMITMENT THROUGH JUNE 2018.UNDER AMAZON WEB SERVICES AGREEMENT, AS OF DEC. 31, CO FULFILLED INITIAL COMMITMENT, REMAINING CONTRACT COMMITMENT IS $441.1 MILLION.EXPECT TO MEET REMAINING COMMITMENT UNDER AMAZON WEB SERVICES AGREEMENT.  Full Article

Amazon Announces New $119.99 Kindle With An Adjustable Front Light
Wednesday, 20 Mar 2019 

March 20 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::ALL-NEW KINDLE NOW WITH AN ADJUSTABLE FRONT LIGHT FOR JUST $119.99.AMAZON.COM INC - CAN ADJUST DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS ON NEW KINDLE.AMAZON.COM INC - NEW KINDLE ALSO INCLUDES AN UPDATED DESIGN AND LATEST ELECTRONIC INK TECHNOLOGY FOR BETTER CONTRAST.AMAZON.COM INC - NEW KINDLE IS IS AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER ON TUESDAY AT WWW.AMAZON.CA/KINDLE; IT WILL START SHIPPING ON APRIL 10.  Full Article

Kia Teams With Amazon To Provide Home-Charging Solutions For Electric Vehicles
Thursday, 14 Mar 2019 

March 14 (Reuters) - KIA MOTORS AMERICA::KIA TEAMS WITH AMAZON TO PROVIDE ONE-STOP HOME-CHARGING SOLUTIONS FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES.KIA MOTORS AMERICA SAYS KIA EV AND PHEV CUSTOMERS CAN NOW ORDER A HOME CHARGER AND INSTALLATION THROUGH AMAZON.  Full Article

Amazon Plans To Open Dozens Of Grocery Stores Across The United States At A Lower Price Point Than Whole Foods - CNBC, Citing Dow Jones
Friday, 1 Mar 2019 

March 1 (Reuters) - :AMAZON.COM PLANS TO OPEN DOZENS OF GROCERY STORES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES AT A LOWER PRICE POINT THAN WHOLE FOODS -CNBC CITING DOW JONES.  Full Article

Amazon To Launch New Grocery-Store Business -WSJ
Friday, 1 Mar 2019 

March 1 (Reuters) - :AMAZON TO LAUNCH NEW GROCERY-STORE BUSINESS -WSJ.AMAZON'S FIRST OUTLET COULD OPEN LATER THIS YEAR; CHAIN WOULD BE DISTINCT FROM COMPANY’S WHOLE FOODS UNIT-WSJ.AMAZON PLANS TO OPEN ITS FIRST GROCERY STORE IN LOS ANGELES AS EARLY AS THE END OF THE YEAR- WSJ.AMAZON IS NOW IN TALKS TO OPEN GROCERY STORES IN SHOPPING CENTERS IN SAN FRANCISCO, SEATTLE, CHICAGO, WASHINGTON, D.C., AND PHILADELPHIA-WSJ.  Full Article

Lyft Inc Says Shares Of Class A Common Stock Are Entitled To One Vote Per Share
Friday, 1 Mar 2019 

March 1 (Reuters) - Lyft Inc::LYFT INC- SHARES OF CLASS A COMMON STOCK ARE ENTITLED TO ONE VOTE PER SHARE..LYFT INC- SHARES OF CLASS B COMMON STOCK ARE ENTITLED TO 20 VOTES PER SHARE.LYFT - IN JAN ENTERED ADDENDUM TO COMMERCIAL AGREEMENT WITH AWS, CO COMMITTED TO SPEND AT LEAST $300 MILLION BETWEEN JAN 2019 - DEC 2021 ON AWS SERVICES.LYFT INC - CO'S U.S. RIDESHARING MARKET SHARE WAS 39 PERCENT IN DEC 2018, UP FROM 22 PERCENT IN DEC 2016.LYFT INC - REVENUE FROM CO'S NETWORK OF SHARED BIKES AND SCOOTERS WAS NOT MATERIAL FOR YEAR ENDED DEC 31, 2018.LYFT SAYS ON NOV 30, 2018, COMPLETED ACQUISITION OF MOTIVATE FOR CASH CONSIDERATION OF $250.9 MILLION.LYFT INC - MOTIVATE ACQUISITION RESULTED IN INCREASE OF ABOUT 200 EMPLOYEES BUT IS NOT EXPECTED TO MATERIALLY INCREASE REVENUE IN SHORT TERM.  Full Article

Amazon Prime Members Pick Your Delivery Day, Plan Your Week
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AMAZON PRIME MEMBERS: PICK YOUR DELIVERY DAY, PLAN YOUR WEEK.AMAZON.COM INC - INTRODUCING AMAZON DAY.AMAZON.COM INC - PRIME MEMBERS ACROSS U.S. CAN NOW GET ALL THEIR WEEK'S ORDERS DELIVERED TOGETHER ON DAY OF THEIR CHOICE, IN FEWER BOXES.  Full Article

Amazon Announces Project Zero; A New Program That Empowers Brands To Help Drive Counterfeits To Zero - Blog
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - :AMAZON ANNOUNCES PROJECT ZERO; A NEW PROGRAM THAT EMPOWERS BRANDS TO HELP DRIVE COUNTERFEITS TO ZERO - BLOG.AMAZON SAYS PROJECT ZERO TOOL PROVIDES BRANDS WITH THE ABILITY TO REMOVE COUNTERFEIT LISTINGS THEMSELVES.AMAZON SAYS PROJECT ZERO IS CURRENTLY AN INVITE-ONLY EXPERIENCE; WORKING TO ADD MORE BRANDS QUICKLY.  Full Article

Lyft Goes All-In On AWS To Increase Its Ridesharing Marketplace
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::LYFT GOES ALL-IN ON AWS.AMAZON WEB SERVICES - LYFT HAS LEVERAGED AWS TO POWER ITS ON-DEMAND TRANSPORTATION PLATFORM.AMAZON WEB SERVICES - LYFT INC IS "GOING ALL-IN" ON AMAZON CLOUD TO ENHANCE LYFT'S RIDESHARING MARKETPLACE.  Full Article

Audible Launches Audible Latino, Offering Spanish And English Language Spoken-Word Content
Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 

Feb 21 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc ::AUDIBLE INC ANNOUNCED LAUNCH OF AUDIBLE LATINO.AUDIBLE - LAUNCH OF AUDIBLE LATINO, OFFERING U.S. HISPANIC CUSTOMERS A CATALOG OF SPANISH AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE SPOKEN-WORD CONTENT ON AUDIBLE.COM.  Full Article

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Exclusive: Mexico central bank says Uber, other firms interested in mobile pay system

ACAPULCO, Mexico Various companies in Mexico, including Uber Technologies Inc., have shown interest in using a new mobile payments system developed by the country's central bank that seeks to promote financial inclusion, the head of the bank said on Friday.