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Christoph Mueller: may deserve his increased pay packet but the argument that his actions saved Aer Lingus and tripled the share price needs more consideration. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Pay increases for top chief executives, especially in a time of austerity, are invariably controversial, as Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Muell(...)

Amazon’s chief executive Jeff Bezos.The company’s revenue grew 23 per cent to almost $20 million in the first quarter. Photo: Bloomberg

Amazon’s first-quarter revenue has risen 23 per cent as shoppers continue to flock to the online mega retailer to buy goods. Nevertheless(...)

When he was assessing innovation in communications, the late critic Neil Postman liked to ask: “To what problem is this technology the solution(...)

Amazon’s vice president of Kindle, Peter Larsen, displays the Amazon Fire TV, a new device that allows users to stream video, music, photos, games, through their television. Photograph: Getty

Amazon. com chief executive Jeff Bezos is stepping up efforts to win over customers in their living rooms with a $99 (€72) TV box for watching (...)

Adding readers is crucial to the Washington Post, which has had a steadily shrinking audience along with suffering the advertising declines that have affected the entire industry. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

The Washington Post, seeking to expand its subscriber base under new owner Jeff Bezos, is giving readers of a half-dozen other newspapers full (...)

Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to shed much of its 40-year-old investment in Graham Holdings Co, the former publisher of the Wa(...)

 Uber driver Shuki Zanna waits for customers in his limousine in Beverly Hills, California.

Tom Lyons Uber, a luxury car booking service backed by Google and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has launched officially in Dublin. Th(...)

Amazon reported a $239 million fourth-quarter net profit, despite slower international sales that hampered growth. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Files/Reuters

Amazon. com reported fourth-quarter revenue and profit that trailed analysts’ estimates after sales growth slowed outside the US and holiday shipping (...)

Online retail giant Amazon  wants to start shipping items to customers before they have even ordered them.

If you thought Amazon’s plan for 30-minute drone delivery was ambitious, think again. The online retail giant now wants to start shipping items to cus(...)

A limousine driver holds up his iPhone displaying transportation app Uber –  Uber has entered more than 60 markets, ranging from San Francisco to Berlin to Tokyo. Photograph: Reuters

Uber, a technology company backed by Google and by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos among others, is working on a plan to launch its business in Dublin. The (...)

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