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Why is Amazon investing in a startup that builds an electric pick-up

Electromobility is almost no longer a major company. Also not Amazon. As VentureBeat reports, the online giant has invested a whopping $ 700 million in US startup Rivian. It specializes in the development and production of electrically powered pick-ups – a popular vehicle category in the US. Amazon is less…

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Is Google able to take over fintech? All you need to know about this matter

Technological giants such as Amazon, Google, Facebook and Alibaba have an advantage over traditional financial technology companies (fintech) by having unlimited user information and capital, which allows them to compete strongly, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) said. for its acronym in English). Financial services as part of product range In…

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What is the “Google rate” and why should it matter to your brand’s business?

Facebook and Google control more than half (57.6 percent) of the digital advertising market worldwide. The  Rate Google is a project of reform of the well-known Law of Intellectual Property that forces to pay to the providers of services and news aggregators to link and to show content of means…

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The digital markets phenomenon: Is it impossible to regulate?

The concentration of digital markets gives these companies immeasurable power, due to phenomena such as externality and economies of scale: they are too large and they are increasingly adding more users, thanks to the apparent gratuity of many of their services. In recent days this newspaper published an interesting article…

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Could it be legal? This european scooter startup wants to compete in the US

The Dutch startup Zero wants to roll up the European market from Berlin and competes against well-financed US players like Lime and Bird, which has already started a scooter pilot project in Bamberg. Smaller providers such as Voi from Sweden, the two Berlin startups Tier Mobility and Flash and Hive,…

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Digital advertising: Facebook and Google are losing. Amazon is looking to take advantage

Amazon grows in markets that were not necessarily its niche. The digital advertising market will represent revenues of more than 311 billion dollars in 2019. Google and Facebook account for more than 50 percent of digital advertising. We know that Amazon is a giant in e-commerce that is gaining prominence…

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The keys to the revolution of small vehicles in cities. Is the boom coming to LatAm cities?

The revolution of small vehicles in cities aims to solve in a sustainable way the problem of circulation. In various academic investigations, in books and even in a TED talk, the economist Sendhil Mullainathan popularized the concept of the “last mile problem” years ago. Mullainathan currently teaches in Chicago, went…

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