There are a lot of different threads in today's links to choose from for the overarching theme. So I will just choose one and run with it. Let's look at the Amazon selling at cost issue from Apple's perspective.
What Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told the BBC is that "we sell the hardware at our cost, so it is break-even on the hardware." This is what technology analysts have long said in analysing the actual cost of the components used for Amazon's Kindle tablets. On the other handle, Apple is just a...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.