From Peanuts to $40 Billion, Amazon’s Ad Business Set to Be the Next Great Disruptor

The Google-Facebook duopoly dominating the digital ad market is about to get company. Amazon is expected to pull in $40 billion in annual ad revenue by 2023, new research shows, up from miniscule levels just a few years ago. According to recent report from Juniper Research, the e-commerce giant’s ad business will grow more than […]

Google Gave Android Inventor Accused of Sexual Misconduct $150 Million Stock Grant, $90 Million Severance

Alphabet Chief Executive Officer Larry Page didn’t get board approval when he awarded a $150 million stock grant to Andy Rubin, the creator of the Android mobile software, while the company helped to cover up his alleged misconduct, according to a lawsuit. Page later got “rubber stamp” for the equity compensation package from a board […]