RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Amazon.com Inc.

Amazon.com Inc.
A collection of news and information related to Amazon.com Inc. published by this site and its partners.

Top Amazon.com Inc. Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • FCC's net neutrality plan alarms critics, but it's nothing new

     FCC's net neutrality plan alarms critics, but it's nothing new
    As AT&T and Verizon prepare to file lawsuits challenging regulation of the Internet as a public utility, here are the three main things the companies don't want you to know: • There's nothing new about what the Federal Communications Commission...
  • Kaneland students show off technology skills

    Kaneland students show off technology skills
    McDole Elementary fourth-grader Jack Gusinde was impressed with how his class in Kaneland School District actually communicated with an explorer who has traveled to remote corners of the world. "We learned first-hand what the Amazon rain forest was...
  • FCC tightens Internet oversight with new net neutrality rules

    FCC tightens Internet oversight with new net neutrality rules
    Federal regulators dramatically expanded government oversight of the Internet, installing the once-arcane concept of net neutrality as a guiding doctrine for broadband networks that have become essential to everyday life. To ensure the uninhibited...
  • Net neutrality: Regulators move to toughen Internet provider rules

    Net neutrality: Regulators move to toughen Internet provider rules
    WASHINGTON —Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications...
  • Hollywood's creative class cheers FCC passage of net neutrality rules

    Hollywood's creative class cheers FCC passage of net neutrality rules
    The Federal Communications Commission's landmark vote on open Internet rules is being cheered by some in Hollywood who see the Internet as the new frontier for creativity and free expression. The FCC voted, 3 to 2, on Thursday to adopt tough net...
  • Regulators approve tougher rules for Internet providers in landmark net neutrality vote

    Regulators approve tougher rules for Internet providers in landmark net neutrality vote
    Internet activists declared victory over the nation's big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband service to prevent companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T from creating...
  • Apple ordered to pay $533 million in iTunes patent lawsuit

    Apple ordered to pay $533 million in iTunes patent lawsuit
    The bitter patent wars have flared again, and this time, Apple Inc. emerged the loser. The world's most valuable company was ordered by a federal jury to pay $532.9 million to Smartflash, a tiny Texas company that alleged that Apple willfully...
  • Barnes & Noble to keep Nook digital business after all

    Barnes & Noble to keep Nook digital business after all
    Barnes & Noble is keeping its Nook Media digital business after all. The bookseller had planned to combine Nook and its college bookstores into a single company separate from its retail operations. But the biggest U.S. brick-and-mortar bookseller,...
  • Apple ordered to pay $532.9 million for violating patents

    Apple ordered to pay $532.9 million for violating patents
    Apple Inc. has been ordered to pay $532.9 million after a federal jury ruled that it willfully infringed on intellectual property owned by a Texas patent licensing company and used on Apple's iTunes. The company, Smartflash LLC, holds patents that cover...
  • Amazon expands free shipping

    Amazon expands free shipping
    Amazon said it is making it easier for customers to qualify for the minimum $35 order for free shipping. The online retailer began notifying customers Tuesday that it is no longer requiring all of the items in a shopping cart to come from the same...
  • More options than ever for mobile credit card readers

    More options than ever for mobile credit card readers
    NEW YORK (AP) — Need to accept credit cards for your small business? You have more reader options than ever. Online retailers Amazon and Etsy are the latest companies to offer the devices, which plug in to smartphones and tablets and let business...