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After stunning growth streak, Amazon ambitions seem boundless

Related Articles SAN FRANCISCO: Triumphant in online retail, cloud computing, organic groceries, and streaming television, Amazon founder and chief disruptor Jeff Bezos is turning his seemingly limitless ambition to health care.Amazon, launched as an Internet bookseller nearly 24 years ago, ...

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Apple, in Sign of Health Ambitions, Adds Medical Records Feature for iPhone

Advertisement In the latest indication of Apple’s growing ambitions in the digital health market, the tech giant on Wednesday morning unveiled a new feature that would allow users to automatically download and see parts of their medical records on their ...

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Advertising: As Facebook Changes Its Feed, Advertisers See Video Ambitions

Advertisement Facebook made waves in the media industry with its recent announcement that it would put a new focus on “meaningful social interactions” with close friends and family in its News Feed — the column that people scroll through when ...

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Ukraine’s Lofty Ambitions, Fallen to Earth

Advertisement Ukraine was once a vital part of the Soviet space program, home to many research institutes and rocket factories. Now, wracked by war and shaken by political upheaval, the nation struggles to hold on to its scientific traditions. On ...

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China’s Technology Ambitions Could Upset the Global Trade Order

BEIJING — When concerned officials in Washington began blocking China’s ability to buy high-end technology last year, one American company found a way to help its Chinese partner around those limits. The company, Advanced Micro Devices, avoided scrutiny by licensing ...

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Air pollution throws shade on India’s solar ambitions

GANDHINAGAR, India: Air pollution is diminishing India’s capacity to harness power from the sun, experts say, undermining billions being invested in renewables as the energy-hungry giant emerges as a solar superpower.New research has found the smog and dust that sickens ...

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Tory MPs sceptical about PM’s election ambitions

Media playback is unsupported on your device Some Conservative backbenchers have said they do not believe Theresa May will be able to fight the next general election as prime minister. Their comments follow Mrs May’s claim she was “here for ...

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State of the Art: Uber’s C.E.O. Choice Faces a Question of Ambitions

Farhad Manjoo STATE OF THE ART In private and sometimes in public, Travis Kalanick was fond of describing Uber, the car-hailing service he co-founded and commanded absolutely, as the Amazon of the transportation business. The similarities were clear. Amazon began ...

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Apple Scales Back Its Ambitions for a Self-Driving Car

SAN FRANCISCO — As new employees were brought into Apple’s secret effort to create a self-driving car a few years ago, managers told them that they were working on the company’s next big thing: A product that would take on ...

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How This Silicon Valley Giant Is Backing China’s Tech Ambitions

As the Chinese government develops drones, the American technology giant Qualcomm is helping. The same goes for artificial intelligence, mobile technology and supercomputers. Qualcomm is also working to help Chinese companies like Huawei break into overseas markets in support of ...

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