• Amazon bought Health Navigator, a digital healthcare startup. The company provides online symptom checking and tools helping patients get to the right place for care. The acquisition comes one year after Amazon purchased Pillpack, another healthcare startup.
  • Amazon will launch a News video App available on Fire TV devices. The app relies on news coverage from publishers like CBS New, Reuters and Bloomberg and will be known as “News” on Amazon’s devices.
  • Amazon eliminated the $15 monthly fee for Prime members using AmazonFresh grocery delivery. This initiative is meant to put pressure on its competitors Instacart and Walmart.
  • Target announced “free shipping” on hundreds of thousands of items. To compete with Amazon, Target will ship items the next day with no minimum purchase required starting November 27th.