The Amazon Scout Wheeled Robot hits the Streets

Essentially, Scout is a box on six wheels that hauls merchandise from a van to your home. An Amazon video shows Scout pulling up to a house and a customer opening the box and retrieving packages. Thus, a good way to think of Scout is as a storage locker on six wheels.

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Are Alphabet and YouTube making money?

Under these circumstances, Alphabet has more in common with Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A) than a traditional tech company. Like Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B) Alphabet owns many subsidiaries, decentralizes management, and makes a lot of money.

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Is Walgreens losing Money?

However, Walgreens is making less from money from its drugstores. For example, Walgreens reported an operating income of $1.218 billon 31 May 2019, down from $1.518 million three months earlier.

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Ties.Db Is Now Ready For Testing Of It’s Demo Network!

Ties.DB will enable its customers to store data in formats native to blockchain and to host it in a distributed cloud, combining public and private hosting in a secure environment using blockchain technology.
Two interface options are ready — one for Microsoft Windows and the other for MacOS. Currently, interfaces are localized to Russian and English, but more languages will become available as development continues.

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Wayfair the Biggest Online Retail Success you Never Heard of

Moreover, Statista calculates Wayfair had only 2.09 million customers in 2013, 3.22 million customers in 2014, 5.36 million customers in 2015, and 8.25 million customers in 2017. Thus, Wayfair’s customer base grew by 13.07 million shoppers in just five years.

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Ford and the Future: Where the Legacy Automaker Stands in the Race for a Driverless Car

Ford may not be the current leader in the race towards a fully autonomous vehicle, but their belief that its a marathon, and not a sprint may serve them very well in the long run.

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Procter & Gamble asks can Traditional Brands Survive in the 21st Century?

Interestingly, the death of network TV is only part of P&G’s problem. All those people who are not watching broadcast TV are staring at digital images that could be beyond Procter & Gamble’s reach.

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Kroger and the Future of Grocery

Kroger wants Ocado’s help because its revenues are shrinking. Specifically, Kroger reports revenues of $121.162 billion for 2018. That number is down from $122.662 billion in 2017.

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What is Trump Scared of?

My conclusion is that Republican leaders are to trying to force Trump to run in 2020. To explain, Republican strategists could believe the only way they can win next year is with Trump on the ticket.

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Is State Street Making Money?

Currently, the answer is yes because the State Street Corp records a gross profit of $2.986 billion for 4th Quarter 2018. Moreover State Street reports an operating income of $512 million and a net income of $398 million for the same period.

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