A strong performance by Amazon Web Services swelled Amazon.com’s bottom line and helped maintain its pricey valuation.
Facebook bucked the technology industry trend of disappointing first-quarter results, posting a 52% surge in revenue and further strengthening its position in the mobile and online video ad markets. Here’s what advertisers need to know.
“Influencers” are everywhere in social media, often linked to brands looking for a place in the digital marketplace. Ben Zimmer on where the word comes from.
YouTube refreshed its Android and iOS apps with a big-image look and some new smarts for picking videos you’ll actually want to watch next.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk disclosed plans to send an unmanned capsule to Mars, perhaps as soon as 2018, revealing the first details of his long-term vision for a private enterprise to colonize the red planet.
Music-streaming service Spotify said it has acquired CrowdAlbum, a U.S. startup that aggregates photos and videos from artists’ performances shared on social media.
Negotiations are often seen as a battle, challenge, or game between two parties, where there is often a winner and a loser. In fact, a better way to view them is as business conversations between two or more people with a common goal.
The once-hot China market accounted for a large chunk of Apple’s first quarterly revenue decline in 13 years, highlighting the global impact of the saturated Chinese smartphone market on global gadget makers.
Twitter Inc. has begun rolling out a simple yet long overdue tool in its ongoing struggle to stamp out harassment while maintaining free speech on its service. Twitter users will now be able to group up to five tweets when reporting a case of harassment on the social network.
The Beijing Auto Show is a face-off between the world’s established car makers and their rising Chinese counterparts. There are electric cars, sports cars and those that take things just a little further. Photo: Menglin Huang/The Wall Street Journal
Tokyo’s Olympics organizing committee chose a new design for the official 2020 Games logo from nearly 15,000 submissions after scrapping its first choice because of plagiarism concerns.
Acorns Grow is banking on the idea that tiny investments are the future of Wall Street.
China is putting on ice an Alibaba partnership to bring Disney characters to Chinese screens, at a time when Chinese regulators are tightening control over online content.