Posted in 独占 by shiro on 2014年5月26日


Giants behaving badly: Google, Facebook and Amazon show us the downside of monopolies and black-box algorithms | GigaOM

Google, Facebook and Amazon have shown us again this week why the combination of a quasi-monopoly, vested interests and an inscrutable algorithm can be a dangerous thing for internet users, since it allows them to influence what we see, know and buy

Amazon Says No to Accepting Bitcoin, Maybe to Building an Amex or Visa Competitor

Posted in ひと, アマゾン, オンライン決済 by shiro on 2014年4月15日

Hello, iMessage?

Posted in アップル, ソーシャルネットワーク, メッセージング by shiro on 2014年2月22日


Hello, iMessage? | Daring Fireball

WhatsApp の巨額買収をどう見るか | maclalala2

Platform or Perish | The Information

Why Can’t Amazon And Apple Catch a Break on Madison Ave?

Posted in アップル, アマゾン, 広告 by shiro on 2014年2月19日


Why Can’t Amazon And Apple Catch a Break on Madison Ave? | Advertising Age

Advertising Sales Are a Tough Slog for Both — And for A lot of the Same Reasons

Ad Age on Apple and Amazon | Daring Fireball

Billionaire Bezos Flown out of Galápagos

Posted in ひと, アマゾン by shiro on 2014年1月5日


Billionaire Bezos Flown out of Galápagos | Galápagos Digital

Ecuadorean Navy Delivers for Amazon Chief |

The Ecuadorean Navy offered Jeff Bezos same-day shipping on an Amazon Prime package: Mr. Bezos himself.

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Amazon Prime Air

Posted in アマゾン by shiro on 2013年12月2日

Amazon Prime Air | YouTube

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos looks to the future | CBS News

Charlie Rose: 30 minutes?

Jeff Bezos: These generations of vehicles, it could be a 10-mile radius from a fulfillment center. So, in urban areas, you could actually cover very significant portions of the population. And so, it won’t work for everything; you know, we’re not gonna deliver kayaks or table saws this way. These are electric motors, so this is all electric; it’s very green, it’s better than driving trucks around. This is…this is all an R&D project.

Ack-ack |

I might argue it’s a matter of collateral damage. I don’t know how I could tell Amazon’s harmless, happy-day drones from Google’s real-time people-watchers — or those of the police or the NSA. It’s best to shoot them all down.

ぜんぶ撃ち落としちゃえ | maclalala2

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Careers at Amazon: Why It’s So Hard to Climb Jeff Bezos’s Corporate Ladder

Posted in ひと, アマゾン by shiro on 2013年10月16日


Careers at Amazon: Why It’s So Hard to Climb Jeff Bezos’s Corporate Ladder | Businessweek

But in my interviews with rank and file employees, one common complaint I heard is that positive feedback from superiors is rare and promotions even rarer. This, it turns out, is probably by design. Amazon Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos seems to believe his managers must raise the performance bar with every hire and promotion and that only exceptional talent should progress within the organization. As he has done in so many other ways, Bezos has codified his beliefs within his company in the form of a custom called the OLR, for organization and leadership review.

Jeff Bezos’s League of Shadows | Businessweek

Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon: Excerpt From ‘The Everything Store’ by Brad Stone

Posted in ひと, 書籍 by shiro on 2013年10月11日


Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon: Excerpt From ‘The Everything Store’ by Brad Stone | Businesslike rivals Wal-Mart as a store, Apple as a device maker, and IBM as a data services provider. It will rake in about $75 billion this year. For his book, Bloomberg Businessweek’s Brad Stone spoke to hundreds of current and former friends of founder Jeff Bezos. In the process, he discovered the poignant story of how Amazon became the Everything Store.

Apple retail vs. Amazon retail

Posted in アップル, リーテイル by shiro on 2013年3月28日

How the hell does this happen?

Posted in アマゾン, 株価 by shiro on 2013年1月30日

jeff bezos head blue

Live: Amazon Misses Estimates On Earnings, Revenue And Guidance | Business Insider

How the hell does this happen? | The Loop

Amazon misses its earnings, income fell, sales missed Wall Street consensus and… the stock price goes up 6 percent.

Apple sells a gazillion of everything, reports record revenue and profit, and its stock falls.

Amazon Misses Estimates on Earnings, Revenue, and Guidance | Daring Fireball

And the stock has jumped up 10 percent after hours. I need a drink.

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