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It's easy to forget now, but Amazon wasn't always the king of online shopping. In the fall of 2004, Jeff Bezos's company was still mostly selling just books and DVDs. That same year, Amazon was under siege from multiple sides. Some of its biggest…
Wall Street Journal
– May 3, 6:59 PM
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Vice Chairman Charlie Munger, 95, spoke to Wall Street Journal reporters Nicole Friedman and Jason Zweig for six hours over dinner in his Los Angeles home on April 23. He covered a wide array of subjects. Here is an edited…
Dara Khosrowshahi had a problem. His name was Travis Kalanick. That, of course, was nothing new. When Mr. Khosrowshahi took over as chief executive of Uber in 2017, he became the best-compensated janitor in Silicon Valley, with a mandate to clean…
The New York Times
– May 4, 8:21 AM
WASHINGTON — Facebook's announcement in late April that it had set aside $3 billion to $5 billion to settle claims that it mishandled users' personal data suggested a strong consensus by federal regulators that the social media giant needed…