Key Developments: Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O)

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Amazon.com Inc to acquire Twitch Interactive Inc
Monday, 25 Aug 2014 04:00pm EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Reaches agreement to acquire Twitch Interactive, Inc for about $970 mln in cash, as adjusted for the assumption of options and other items.Says acquisition is expected to close in the second half of 2014.  Full Article

Amazon.com Inc, SnapDeal partner with Karnataka-Business Standard
Friday, 8 Aug 2014 09:26am EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:With a view to leverage from the rapid growth of e-commerce in India, the Karnataka government is partnering with two e-retailing companies, SnapDeal and Amazon-Business Standard.It is to create a platform where the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) of the state can sell their produce.The platform will have several thousands of SMEs as part of it.  Full Article

Amazon.com Inc announces $2 billion investment in India - Business Standard
Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 01:22am EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Says it will further invest $2 bln in India - Business Standard.The $2 billion investment comes despite the fact that Amazon (global entity) registered heavy losses in Q2.Experts have further stated that the losses in the Q3 could be much worse.  Full Article

Amazon.com Inc opens five fulfillment centres-Business Standard
Monday, 28 Jul 2014 05:12am EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Said it has opened five fulfillment centres in Indian-Business Standard.The centres are located at Delhi, Chennai, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Tauru.The Fulfillment Center in Chennai is already operational and the remaining four FCs will be operational next month.  Full Article

Amazon.com Inc gives Q3 2014 guidance in line with analysts' estimates
Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 04:25pm EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Expects Q3 2014 net sales to be between $19.7 and $21.5 billion.Expects Q3 2014 operating loss to be between $810 and $410 million.Q3 2014 revenue of $20.8 bln - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Amazon.com Inc introduces Fire, First Smartphone
Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 02:53pm EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Unveiled Fire, first smartphone designed by Amazon.Fire is the only smartphone with Dynamic Perspective and Firefly, two new technologies.  Full Article

Amazon.com Inc gives Q2 2014 guidance; EBIT guidance below analysts' estimates
Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 04:07pm EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Expects Q2 2014 net sales to be between $18.1 bln and $19.8 bln.Expects Q2 2014 operating income (loss)(EBIT) to be between $(455) mln and $(55) mln.Q2 2014 revenue of $19.1 bln and EBIT of $201 mln - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Amazon.com and HBO ink exclusive multi-year deal to bring HBO programming to prime members
Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 09:00am EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Enters a content licensing agreement with HBO, making Prime Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscription home for select HBO programming.  Full Article

Amazon.com to acquire comiXology
Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 04:01pm EDT 

Amazon.com Inc:Reachs agreement to acquire comiXology.Terms of acquisition were not disclosed.Acquisition is expected to close in second quarter of 2014.  Full Article

Marathon Patent Group Inc's Sampo IP files patent infringement lawsuits against Amazon.com Inc
Monday, 10 Feb 2014 09:16am EST 

Marathon Patent Group Inc:Says its wholly-owned subsidiary Sampo IP, LLC, has filed patent infringement lawsuits in the United States District Court of Delaware against Amazon.com Inc.Says Sampo is asserting infringement related to U.S. Patent number 8,015,495 each entitled Centrifugal Communication and Collaboration Method against Amazon.com Inc.The lawsuit alleges that the Defendant have infringed, and continue to infringe, the claims of the patents in suit by using the accused communications systems and methods covered by the claims of the asserted patents.  Full Article

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