Amazon’s ad revenue is now twice as big as Snap, Twitter, Roku and Pinterest combined

Amazon’s “Other” unit, which is primarily made up of advertising but also includes sales related to other service offerings, grew revenue a whopping 77% year-over-year to more than $6.9 billion in the first quarter, the company reported last month. “Performance ads on the ecommerce sites fueled by Amazon’s high-intent traffic and unparalleled user insights are […]

What Python Creator Guido van Rossum Thinks of Rust, Go, Julia, and TypeScript

Python’s creator Guido van Rossum shared his opinions on other programming languages during a new hour-long interview with Microsoft’s principle cloud advocate manager. “Because JavaScript and Python are relatively similar… Much more so than Python and say C++ or Rust or Java. So we are learning from TypeScript, and occasionally, from my conversations with Anders, it sounds […]