Buoyed by the surge in online shopping from homebound consumers, Amazon reported another profitable quarter late Thursday. The e-commerce giant’s sales increased 37% to $96.1 billion in the third quarter, up 36% from the year prior. The company reported net income of $6.3 billion, or $12.37 per share. That is three times the $2.1 billion it earned in the year-ago quarter. Analysts polled by...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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