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Amazon overtakes Google and Apple to be the world's biggest brand

Amazon has overtaken Google and Apple to become the world's most valuable brand after its value jumped 52% since last year to reach $315 billion.

#Gaming: Microsoft demonstrates xCloud game streaming a week before Google’s ‘future of gaming’ event

Microsoft has provided a live demonstration of its upcoming Project xCloud game streaming service.

Amazon lifts restriction on sellers criticized as anti-competitive

Image has decided to stop telling third-party sellers on its platform that they cannot offer lower prices on competing websites, a source said on Monday.

Amazon to shot down US kiosks in favor of expanding its physical stores

Amazon is shutting down all of its US pop-up kiosks as it shifts its strategy toward growing other forms of physical stores. First reported by The Wall Street Journal, the company announced that it will be shuttering its pop-up kiosks, and all 87 mini-stores are expected to close by April 29th.

Amazon’s pop-up stores have been operating since 2014, usually located inside malls as small kiosks selling devices like Echos, Kindles, and tablets. The kiosks have also operated inside Kohl’s and Whole Foods stores, with new pop-ups opening up as recently as a few months ago. However, the sudden shutdowns show how abruptly the company is shifting its retail strategy toward expanding its larger physical stores and product offerings.

"Amazon has outgrown the mall", “After much review, we came to the decision to discontinue our pop-up kiosk program, and are instead expanding Amazon Books and Amazon 4-star, where we provide a more comprehensive customer experience and broader selection.” …

Mexican central bank in talks with Amazon about new mobile payments

Mexico’s central bank is in talks with Inc to launch a new government-backed mobile payment system that would allow consumers to pay for online purchases using QR codes, the bank’s head of payments said.

Photo: Jeff Bezos 20 years-ago will Make You Believe in Your Dream More

So many say "it takes hard work to be very successful"

Personally hard work is not the only ingredient to success, it takes clarity of purpose, believe, consistency and the ' i will never give up on this' attitude.