Tesla Will Be the Next Amazon – Unless it Gets Acquired by Apple First

Tesla will be the next Amazon. Moreover, its stock price will rocket 1,200% over the next five years to top $ 4,000 a share. That’s the exuberant prediction of TSLA shareholder Cathie Wood, the CEO of ARK Invest. Wood says the business community is often puzzled by the mercurial personality of Tesla CEO Elon Musk, but she says that should not be an issue. Wood says it’s just a matter of getting used to Musk’s sometimes flighty demeanor, which she does not find problematic. “Everybody is beginning to adjust for Musk,” Wood told CNBC. “Having been a portfolio manager for many years, I

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Liberals Love Immigration Unless Google or Amazon Wants to Move to Their Neighborhood

Why does the media keep reporting on Amazon, Google, and other tech giants building new offices and data centers as if their desire to expand is an affront to basic human decency? This article by Elizabeth Dwoskin at the Washington Post covers Google’s expansion into a new data center near Dallas, TX as if the author was a muckraker uncovering a dirty secret. Complete Picture or Propaganda? The story begins: “Last May, officials in Midlothian, Tex., a city near Dallas, approved more than $ 10 million in tax breaks for a huge, mysterious new development across from a shuttered Toys R

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Ocasio-Cortez Tries to Tear Down Trump’s Border Wall Just 24 Hours after Chasing Amazon out of NYC

The wide criticism U.S. House Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received when she cheered Amazon’s decision to not build a second headquarters in New York didn’t seem to faze her. Instead, the freshman congresswoman seems emboldened, and now, just one day later, she’s setting her sights on President Donald Trump and his beloved border wall. Trump’s National Emergency Declaration Triggers Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez On Friday, President Trump declared a national emergency to combat all kinds of crimes that stem from illegal immigration. Speaking from the White House Rose Garden, he reiterated his talking points about what he’s called a crisis at the country’s southern

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Declares Victory after Amazon Yanks HQ2 from New York

US House Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wasted no time in declaring victory after Amazon backed out of a $ 3 billion deal that would have seen the Jeff Bezos-led tech conglomerate establish its much-coveted HQ2 in New York. Writing on Twitter, the freshman congresswoman said that the grassroots campaign to kick Amazon out of Queens had demonstrated that “anything is possible.” She said: “Anything is possible: today was the day a group of dedicated, everyday New Yorkers & their neighbors defeated Amazon’s corporate greed, its worker exploitation, and the power of the richest man in the world.” Anything is possible: today was

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Watch: Facebook Alum. Sean Parker Bashes Amazon, Warns Echo is Spying on Every Word You Say

Facebook founding president Sean Parker wants you to know that Amazon’s Alexa-enabled Echo devices are listening to every word you say and may be filing away your private conversations for future use. Ex-Facebook Executive Sean Parker Bashes Amazon Over Privacy Parker, who also founded the now-shuttered Napster, revved up the conversation about how personal assistant devices like Amazon’s Echo and Google’s Home devices are spying on you. They’re doing this without you saying trigger phrases like “Hey Alexa” or “Hey Google.” Parker commented on privacy issues and these personal assistant devices on Wednesday morning while speaking at the Milken Institute

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Why Amazon is on the Verge of Absolutely Upending These 4 Markets Worth $220 Billion

There be no shelter from Amazon. The retail titan is rapidly expanding in so many directions that its front lines of competition are everywhere. Amazon is currently sending shockwaves through four different markets totaling $ 220 billion in value. Two of them are underway, one is a threat, and one is an opportunity. The fourth is a literal game-changing move, given that Amazon is making bold advancements in video games. Jeff Bezos Tabloid Drama is a Distraction Over at The Washington Post, Elizabeth Dwoskin asks: Does Jeff Bezos’ behavior put Amazon at risk? She says: “Jeffrey P. Bezos’s alleged explicit selfies

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Amazon Shoppers Don’t Want Jeff Bezos to Build a Bitcoin Exchange

A recent survey of Amazon users by Investing.com finds that just 13% of online shoppers would be comfortable buying Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies through the e-commerce giant. About the same percentage of people would be comfortable buying prescription drugs and medical marijuana from Jeff Bezos and company. Comparatively, about 73% of people show interest in purchasing an Amazon-branded computer. Survey: Just 13% of Shoppers Want to Buy Bitcoin on Amazon Other notable statistics: almost half of all respondents don’t look anywhere else when shopping for books or electronics. However, less than 10% of respondents exclusively use Amazon for automotive needs,

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IBM Smashes Analyst Estimates, But Can it Catch Cloud Rivals Amazon & Google?

By CCN.com: Remember when IBM was the technology trailblazer? It seemed every innovation out of Big Blue took off, leaving any other company that dared to compete in the dust. Well, the tables have turned. No longer is IBM the standout in the technology space, and one of the reasons relates to the strides being … Continued

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Jeff Bezos Still in the Game: Blue Origin and Amazon Shares Fly

By CCN.com: You might think after all the press attention over his divorce, Jeff Bezos might be looking for a quieter 2019. Not so, he’s been spotted stepping out with his mistress Lauren Sanchez. And, with so many big buck projects on the go, it’s not like he’s going to be able to hide away.

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