• This year's 48-hour Amazon Prime Day is the longest one yet

    26 days ago - By Chron

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    Amazon Prime Day, Amazon's middle-of-July sales bonanza, will start on July 15 and last two full days.
    It offers steep discounts on a variety of products, similar to a Black Friday or Cyber Monday sale.
    In 2018, Prime Day became the largest sales event in Amazon 's history, but it was leapfrogged by Cyber Monday later in the year.
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    Amazon Prime members won't have to wait much longer for their favorite day of the year.
    Amazon announced on Tuesday that its annual sales...
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  • Amazon has officially confirmed that the dates of Prime Day 2019 will be July 15-16

    Amazon has officially confirmed that the dates of Prime Day 2019 will be July 15-16

    26 days ago - By Chron

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    Amazon Prime Day 2019 will be July 15-16, 2019.
    The popular annual sales event will be live for 48 hours, starting at 12 a.m. PT on July 15 and ending at 11:59 p.m. PT on July 16.
    We'll be helping you navigate all the deals as they're released. Find all of our Prime Day 2019 coverage here , and bookmark our master list of the best deals here .
    Amazon has officially confirmed that the dates of Prime Day will be July 15-16, 2019.
    While Prime Day last year was a 36-hour event, Prime Day 2019 will be a 48-hour event.
    Prime members will be able to start...
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  • How Tableau's CEO pulled off a giant $15.7 billion sale to Salesforce with no experience of running or selling a public company

    How Tableau's CEO pulled off a giant $15.7 billion sale to Salesforce with no experience of running or selling a public company

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tableau CEO Adam Selipsky is fresh from Salesforce's $15.7 billion deal to buy his company.
    Selipsky is an Amazon cloud software veteran who had never run a public company before joining Tableau, nor had he ever negotiated a mega-acquisition.
    Salesforce was already interested in buying Tableau, which sells data visualization software, by the time Selipsky joined. He says a relentless focus on customers made the firm more attractive.
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  • Amazon Prime Day 2019 expands to become a 48-hour sale on July 15-16

    Amazon Prime Day 2019 expands to become a 48-hour sale on July 15-16

    26 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Amazon is preparing for its longest Prime Day ever. The company announced today it will host a 48-hour Prime Day sales event this year, starting at midnight on Monday, July 15 and extending for two full days. The Amazon sales holiday - its own version of a Black Friday-type sale - will feature over a million deals worldwide, including what it claims will be the biggest Prime Day discounts on Alexa devices to date.
    On prior Prime Day sales events, Amazon has heavily slashed prices on its own hardware - essentially giving away devices at cost or even less in a reach for market share. These...
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