Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren just lost the Silicon Valley vote

Facebook without Instagram? Amazon without Whole Foods? That’s Warren’s hope. Elizabeth Warren wants to break up big tech. Warren, the US senator from Massachusetts and a prominent Democratic candidate for the party’s 2020 presidential nomination, outlined a plan on Friday, March 8, to break up big tech companies like Facebook, Google, and Amazon. These tech … Read morePresidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren just lost the Silicon Valley vote

Full Q&A: Hudson’s Bay CEO Helena Foulkes on Recode Decode

Foulkes spoke with Recode’s Kara Swisher at An Evening With Code Commerce. On the latest episode of Recode Decode, Hudson’s Bay CEO Helena Foulkes joined Recode’s Kara Swisher onstage at An Evening With Code Commerce in Las Vegas. She talked about the challenges of running retail chains like Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue, … Read moreFull Q&A: Hudson’s Bay CEO Helena Foulkes on Recode Decode

SpaceX makes history by completing first private crew capsule mission

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule has safely splashed down in the Atlantic, making it the first privately built crew-capable spacecraft ever to complete a mission to the International Space Station. It’s one of several firsts SpaceX plans this year, but Boeing is hot on its heels with a crew demonstrator of its own — and of … Read moreSpaceX makes history by completing first private crew capsule mission

Amazon ousted thousands of merchants with no notice — showing the danger of relying on the shopping platform

One week you’re an Amazon vendor. The next week: “Goodbye and good luck.” Thousands of merchants that sell on Amazon woke up to a rude surprise Monday morning, March 4: a message that Amazon was no longer placing orders for their products and, in some cases, that their account was being shut down. The out-of-nowhere … Read moreAmazon ousted thousands of merchants with no notice — showing the danger of relying on the shopping platform