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Amazon joins Apple with $1trn valuation

The e-commerce giant’s latest valuation makes it the second firm in history to reach the coveted $1trn mark

Amazon enters healthcare market with PillPack purchase

Amazon’s acquisition of online pharmacy PillPack has shaken the US healthcare industry and confirmed the company’s dedication to entering the market

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Amazon targets European grocery market with Monoprix partnership

Amazon has secured a partnership with French retailer Monoprix, allowing shoppers to make purchases through the Amazon Prime Now app and a dedicated virtual store

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Amazon buys smart doorbell start-up Ring

Amazon has acquired video doorbell maker Ring in a deal reported to be worth $1bn. The move comes as the e-commerce giant looks to refine its delivery services and bolster its range of smart home products

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US moves to make drone delivery reality

The White House has issued an order to give local governments the power to speed up drone tests in the hope to introduce regulations for commercial use

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Walmart and Google challenge Amazon with voice shopping partnership

The two industry giants are aiming to improve their position in the ecommerce market by offering consumers voice-based shopping via their smartphones

Amazon makes move into Asia by launching Prime Now service in Singapore

Amazon will finally provide some competition to Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, after making the long-anticipated move into the Asian market with the launch of its fastest service to date – Prime Now

S&P tech index climbs to record high

Investor appetite has driven tech share prices to a record high, surpassing dotcom bubble levels

Flipkart raises Snapdeal offer amid increasing competition

In a bid to consolidate its dominance of India’s e-commerce market, Flipkart has increased its takeover bid for Snapdeal

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Facebook in talks with Hollywood studios to produce original TV-quality shows

Social media giant Facebook is the latest tech company planning to branch into television with high budget scripted shows in the pipeline

Amazon set to acquire Whole Foods in $13.7bn deal

Amazon has purchased Whole Foods in a potentially game-changing move into the traditional retail market

Amazon to build new research hub in Cambridge

Amazon has announced plans to build a huge new facility in Cambridge for developing delivery drones and artificial intelligence