TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-11 20:51

Amazon to retrain a third of its US workforce

Amazon.com Inc. plans to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce, as technology threatens to upend the way many of its employees do their jobs....

Amazon to retrain a third of its US workforce

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Amazon to Retrain a Third of Its U.S. Workforce Amazon.com plans to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce, as technology threatens to upend the way many of its employees do their jobs....
2019-07-11 14:00

Amazon plans to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its US workforce in new skills Amazon.com on Thursday unveiled plans to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce to help its employees move into more advanced jobs or find new careers....
2019-07-11 14:34

Amazon to spend $700 million to retrain a third of its US workers Amazon will provide technical training to about one-third of its US workforce at a cost of more than $700 million. Amazon, which like other companies has struggled to find technically qualified US employees, said it will provide its workers with the ...
2019-07-11 23:00

Amazon plans to retrain one-third of US employees as automation grows Amazon announced today that is is planning on retraining one-third of its workforce to help ease the effects of automation. The e-commerce giant is pledging $700 million that will go to providing "upskill" training designed to move people in position...
2019-07-11 19:00

Amazon is spending big to retrain employees – and so should you | Gene Marks While small firms can’t afford the $700m Amazon is spending, they can send workers to conferences and workshops to acquire skills – and get a tax benefitAmazon has been getting a lot of bad press lately, with workers protesting conditions and wages a...
2019-07-19 15:51

Amazon Says It Will Retrain Workers It’s Automating Out of Jobs. But Does 'Upskilling' Even Work? Amazon made waves when it announced late last week that it planned to spend $700 million to retrain one-third of its U.S. workforce—100,000 employees—as part of its ‘Upskilling 2025’ initiative. The sizable commitment, which the Wall Street Journal n...
2019-07-16 00:17

Amazon Plans to Spend $700 Million Retraining Its Workforce Amazon, needing a more tech-savvy workforce, is offering to pay to retrain its employees and help them switch to more technical jobs at Amazon or elsewhere....
2019-07-12 14:17

Why organisations should be working towards a more inclusive workforce If you wind back the clock just a decade or so, most company meetings and internal comms projects were very different from how they are today. Senior management would often take the opportunity to broadcast the latest company news to employees. It wa...
2019-05-30 15:17

Ford to cut 10 per cent of its global workforce News 20 May, 2019 Ford has confirmed it will cut 7,000 employees worldwide by the end of August to make an annual saving of £470 million...
2019-05-21 20:51

The future of work is an adaptive workforce To become an adaptive enterprise requires significant investments in technology transformation, in culture building, and in setting up structures and processes....
2019-08-01 22:51

San Miguel High School students out in the workforce TUCSON – At News 4 Tucson we love to teach future journalists the ways of the industry and we are happy to welcome a new member to our intern team, Jason Bailey! Bailey is a freshman at San Miguel High School. This is part of the school’s...
2019-07-20 09:17

CannTrust Holdings reduces workforce by 180 people CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday it is reducing its workforce by 180 people or 20%, following Health Canada's investigation into the company's non-compliance in its operations....
2019-09-06 06:34

UPDATE 1-U.S. Steel's Slovak plant to cut workforce by around a fifth United States Steel Corp's factory in Slovakia will lay off 2,500 people, or around a fifth of its workforce, by the end of 2021 as it tries to compete with a glut of cheap steel imports from non-EU countries, it said on Friday....
2019-07-19 17:00

Google cracks down on political speech among its workforce Google is cracking down on political speech at work amid a widespread backlash from politicians, activist groups and its own employees over a host of issues....
2019-08-27 01:00

U.S. Steel's Slovak plant cutting around a fifth of its workforce United States Steel Corp's factory in Slovakia will lay off 2,500 people, or around a fifth of its workforce, by the end of 2021 to deal with a difficult steel market, the company said on Friday....
2019-07-19 17:00

To prepare today’s workforce for AI, they must understand it’s not a threat For countless businesses across all industries and around the world, AI is dominating mindshare to impossible-to-ignore levels. It’s all entrepreneurs and business leaders can talk about: What does a future with AI look like? What are the gains that ...
2019-07-16 14:00

Lab Startup uBiome Laying Off About Half Of Global Workforce Lab-testing startup uBiome is laying off about half its global workforce, the latest sign of turmoil after it suspended testing of its clinical products and had leadership shake-ups and an FBI search of its San Francisco offices....
2019-07-11 01:00

Maruti Suzuki Shares Fall Over 3% On Temporary Workforce Cut At 9:50 am, Maruti Suzuki shares traded 2.89 per cent lower atRs 5,528 apiece on the BSE. On the NSE, the shares of the carmaker traded 3.03 per cent lower at Rs 5,517 apiece....
2019-08-06 00:51

Sears and Kmart corporate workforce is shrinking with around 250 layoffs Sears has laid off approximately 250 workers from its corporate headquarters in Illinois, according to a notice filed with the state Aug. 29.       ...
2019-09-05 12:34

Lockheed Martin plans to expand Milwaukee plant workforce by 15% Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp said on Friday it plans to increase the workforce at its approximately 300-person Milwaukee facility by more than 15% this year....
2019-07-13 03:00

Graphic: America's economy and wages are cooling but not its female workforce Data released on Friday showed a return to strong job growth in the United States, allaying some fears the U.S. economy is on a short path to recession. But the data also reinforced the view that economic growth is slowing....
2019-07-05 17:51

U.S. shale producer Pioneer Natural Resources cuts 25% of workforce Pioneer Natural Resources Co, one of the largest producers in the Permian Basin of West Texas and New Mexico, announced on Tuesday that it had cut about a quarter of its workforce to save costs and boost shareholder value....
2019-05-21 23:51

Facebook Sets Goal to Double Female Workforce in Five Years Facebook unveiled new diversity goals on Tuesday, including an effort to double the number of female employees globally over the next five years, and double the number of black and Hispanic employees......
2019-07-10 11:17

General Motors Now Has The Smallest Unionized American Workforce Of The Big Three: Report General Motors’ unionized American workforce falls behind, Toyota and Mazda continue to partner further with each other, the Kia Telluride, Toyota Corolla, and Toyota Matrix get recalled, and the Detroit Auto Show home gets a new name. All of this an...
2019-08-30 01:00

PSA, Dongfeng To Drop 2 China Auto Plants, Halve Workforce in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's largest auto market loses steam.......
2019-08-11 08:34

PSA, Dongfeng to drop 2 China plants, slash workforce, report says Peugeot parent PSA Group and Chinese partner Dongfeng Group have agreed to cut thousands of factory jobs in China and drop two of their four joint assembly plants, Reuters reported, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's largest a...
2019-08-10 06:00

Dell and Microsoft pour millions into A.I. start-ups that are reshaping the workforce Dell and Microsoft venture capital arms are investing in AI start-ups that have products to help companies manage data and harness machine learning to gain a competitive advantage....
2019-07-16 21:17

Court Rules Startup May Collect Workforce Data from LinkedIn Profiles SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has affirmed the right of a startup company to collect information from people’s public profiles on networking service LinkedIn. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco...
2019-09-10 06:34

Two-tier workforce: WeWork protests show dark side of outsourcing The outcry over dismissed cleaners in London highlights a wider problem: modern global multinationals are now often staffed by a two-tier workforceBlowing on horns, waving black flags and playing blaring sirens and loud music through a speaker system...
2019-10-01 20:00

Ivanka Trump visits Boys & Girls Club in workforce meeting President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, visited the Boys & Girls Club of D.C. on Wednesday as part of a White House American Workforce Policy Advisory Board meeting....
2019-09-19 18:00

Automation Anywhere sees growing demand for digital workforce in Middle East The uptake of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) or bots by businesses in the Middle East has been slow but they are on the path to make large-scale deployments, an industry expert said.Bot is a piece of software with artificial intelligence (AI) tools...
2019-07-16 16:00

Maruti Suzuki India Cuts Temporary Workforce By 6% As Sales Sink Maruti Suzuki said it employed 18,845 temporary workers on average during the six months ended June 30, down 6%, or 1,181 people, from the same period last year, adding that job cuts had accelerated......
2019-08-02 20:00

Google to triple cloud computing workforce in Latin America by end of 2020 Alphabet Inc's Google expects to triple its customer workforce to support cloud computing services in Latin America by the end of next year, Google Cloud's director in Brazil, João Bolonha, said on Thursday....
2019-10-10 20:34

Whiting Petroleum posts surprise quarterly loss, cuts 33% workforce Oil and gas producer Whiting Petroleum on Wednesday reported a surprise quarterly loss, announced a 33% job cut and asset sales as a lack of natural gas infrastructure hits prices....
2019-08-01 02:51

UPDATE 1-Lockheed Martin plans to expand Milwaukee plant workforce by 15% Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp said on Friday it plans to increase the workforce at its approximately 300-person Milwaukee facility by more than 15% this year....
2019-07-13 04:51

Exclusive: PSA, Dongfeng To Drop 2 China Auto Plants, Halve Workforce in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's largest auto market loses steam.......
2019-08-10 14:00

Exclusive: PSA, Dongfeng to drop two China auto plants, halve workforce - document Peugeot maker PSA Group and partner Dongfeng Group have agreed to cut thousands of jobs in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's ...
2019-08-10 02:00

Legg Mason cuts about 12% of workforce days after naming Trian's Peltz to board Legg Mason Inc said on Thursday that the mutual fund company is cutting 120 jobs, or about 12% of its corporate workforce, with the step coming only days after the appointment of Trian Fund Management LP's Nelson Peltz and Ed Garden as directors....
2019-05-24 03:17

eBay promises a ‘Crash Sale’ on Amazon Prime Day if Amazon’s website crashes By now, word is out that this year’s version of Black Friday in July for Amazon — its annual Prime Day deals event — will be stretched to two days this time around, in addition to offering Amazon Prime subscribers more than a millio...
2019-06-27 18:51

The best cheap Amazon Kindle sale prices and deals on Amazon Prime Day 2019 A cheap Kindle sale is never that far away in these parts as Amazon is keen to stay atop of the ereader pile. Kindle prices on most of the devices are already great value given the high quality you get in your hands.We really want to help you beat th...
2019-07-12 15:51

Amazon launches Amazon Care, a virtual medical clinic for employees Health care represents a $3.5 trillion sector for Amazon, and Amazon Care provides a way for Amazon to test some of its ideas before commercializing them....
2019-09-25 05:00

New Amazon Echo gear on the way? Amazon teases big Seattle launch event At this rate, you’re going to need to build an extension on your house to accommodate all the Amazon Echo speakers out there: Amazon has just announced that it’s going to be hosting a large launch event in Seattle at the end of this mon...
2019-09-12 20:00

Is Amazon Prime worth it in Australia? Amazon's subscription service explained UPDATE: Amazon has announced the dates for Prime Day 2019. In Australia, the sale will begin at 00:01am on July 15 and go on for 48 hours till July 16 ticks across midnight. However, with plenty of deals on offer from the US storefront, Aussies will ...
2019-07-02 09:51

Amazon Echo in your wishlist? Amazon's dropping prices before Black Friday Amazon has slashed the price of its Amazon Echo, Amazon Echo Plus (first generation), and Amazon Echo Dot speakers – some of which are 'Certified Refurbed' by the tech giant. That means these deals are for Amazon Echo speakers t...
2019-09-18 17:00

‘Amazon. Try Not to Think About It.’ John Oliver Celebrates Amazon Prime Day on Last Week Tonight In anticipation of Amazon Prime Day, John Oliver dedicated Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight to e-commerce—specifically conditions in warehouses operated by online retailers. According to Oliver, working in such facilities can be, well, da...
2019-07-03 21:34

FedEx Is Ending a Major Amazon Deal As Amazon Builds a Rival Shipping Network FedEx is snipping another tie with Amazon as the e-commerce giant emerges as a competitor by building its own shipping network. The ground-delivery contract with Amazon won’t be renewed when it expires at the end of this month, FedEx said in an...
2019-08-07 17:00

South American countries denounce decision to give Amazon control of .amazon domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain.Read More...
2019-05-27 16:34

The corporate spat is over between Google and Amazon: YouTube is again available on Amazon Fire TV Corporate spat saw Google refuse to allow products on Amazon devices & vice versa. But Google Home & Nest Hub products still not available on Amazon.       ...
2019-07-09 14:34

Amazon's suspended third-party sellers aren't receiving the 30-day notice period they thought Amazon inked (AMZN) David Ryder/Getty Images Amazon signed a pledge on August 16 with its third-party sellers that it would give a 30-day suspension notice before permanently removing them from the platform. Many sellers and consultants thought that policy would protec...
2019-09-26 01:00

THE RISE OF AMAZON ADVERTISING: This is exactly what Amazon is doing to siphon billions of ad dollars from Google and Facebook and why brands love it (AMZN, FB, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Rise of Amazon Advertising research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Media industry research reports. You might already have access to our premium Busi...
2019-07-08 02:00

Get $10/£10 credit for Amazon Prime Day when you install Amazon Assistant Ahead of Amazon Prime Day, Amazon is offering $10/£10 off your next order when you install the Amazon Assistant browser extension.The deal is open to Amazon Prime members who install Amazon Assistant for the first time, and the credit will be ap...
2019-07-08 14:34

Amazon Prime Day 2019: the best deals on Amazon UAE Amazon Prime Day 2019 is finally here, and we're already scrambling to find the best deals to add to our carts. Our Prime Day deals list is below, full of the best 4KTV deals, AirPods on sale, Apple iPad (both the cheap iPad and the newer i...
2019-07-15 11:00

Should Amazon be broken up? ‘No,’ says Amazon executive LAS VEGAS (AP) — An Amazon executive says the online shopping giant isn’t too big and shouldn’t be broken up, but adds that large companies deserve to be examined. Amazon and other big tech companies are facing scrutiny from government ag...
2019-06-06 00:51

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite vs Kindle Oasis: which Amazon ereader should you buy? If you’re looking for a great ereader, you've probably scoped out the Amazon Kindle range, a diverse series that touches a lot of price points. Amazon is one of, if not the, biggest name in ereader market with the largest virtual library ...
2019-08-26 20:00

Amazon Echo vs Amazon Echo Dot: which Alexa speaker is best for you? When you’re thinking of buying a smart speaker, choosing the right model can be really tricky; even if you’ve settled on a brand, the best smart speaker brands often have a number of different models for every occasion. If you ...
2019-06-03 19:51

What Was Your First Amazon Purchase? It’s been 25 whole years since Amazon burst onto the scene as an online bookseller in July of 1994. Now, it’s a giant, package-delivering behemoth that despite some unsavory headlines, all of us probably use because it’s just so damn convenient.Read ...
2019-07-05 22:00

Only Pay for Amazon Prime When You Need It When you think of what it costs to get fast delivery through Amazon Prime, you probably think of the annual membership for $119. And that might just be too high for you. I know that annual fee made me stop and think about whether the service was wort...
2019-07-05 21:34

Does Amazon Really Pay No Taxes? Democratic presidential candidates have seized on reports that Amazon paid no 2018 federal taxes. A closer look at the internet giant’s tax disclosures over several years paints a more intricate picture....
2019-06-14 20:51

Why the Amazon Is Burning The number of fires raging in the Amazon rainforest this month is the highest in a decade, putting the environmental policies of Brazil’s president in the global spotlight....
2019-08-28 16:00

10 More Actually-Useful Amazon Items Under $10 Everyone Should Have Amazon is full of perks that persuade you to buy more stuff: like free shipping for orders over $25, or same-day shipping for Prime orders over $35. In other cases, Amazon punishes you for not purchasing enough, like those add-on items that only ship...
2019-08-22 20:00

What Amazon Might Want With Boost Mobile Sprint and T-Mobile have agreed to spin off Boost Mobile to win approval of their planned merger. A report says ecommerce giant Amazon is interested....
2019-06-01 19:34

|OPINION:Sorry,Amazon.KimKardashianisnowastore Luxury fashion is getting ready for its selfie. If it likes what it sees, the global apparel market could become a battle of the Everything Store against the Everyone Store, says Andrea Felsted....
2019-06-01 15:51

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Everything You Need to Know We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-07-08 12:51

15 top products on Amazon that are on everyone's wish list Amazon's Most Wished for page is like a cheat sheet for holiday shopping, and here are the top 15 products that'll charm anyone on your gift list.       ...
2019-10-03 03:00

What would the Earth be like without the Amazon rainforest? Fires that have been ravaging the Amazon rainforest have raised questions about whether the world could survive with a devastated Amazon.        ...
2019-08-28 19:00

Amazon’s latest drone will fly itself The online retailer said it could start making drone deliveries to consumers’ homes in just months, the latest in a string of Amazon promises that have yet to materialize about package-delivering fliers....
2019-06-06 04:01

Amazon’s Alexa may soon know if you’re happy or sad Amazon's Alexa team is exploring ways to detect human emotion like happiness, sadness, and anger with machine learning and audio recordings.Read More...
2019-07-08 17:51

Amazon will open 10 stores across the UK Beginning today, Amazon will open 10 brick and mortar stores in locations throughout the UK as part of a scheme which it claims will help small businesses combine online and in-person sales....
2019-06-03 18:00

The Bear Case Against Amazon Wall Street’s optimism about the internet juggernaut suggests that a lot of good news is already priced into Amazon’s stock. As the company’s challenges mount, it might not take much bad news to disappoint investors....
2019-08-30 22:34

35 genius things from Amazon that are under $10 Whether it's a mug warmer, a no-tie shoelaces or a cult-favorite face mask, these are the brilliant products you can get on Amazon for under $10.       ...
2019-09-25 21:00

Deforestation damage goes far beyond the Amazon West Africa and Congo basin are hotspots for forest loss but receive lower global attentionWorld losing forest the size of UK each year, report findsThe burning of the Amazon has caused alarm around the world, from the Vatican to the G7, and there ar...
2019-09-12 17:00

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Wednesday This Wednesday, you can snag huge savings on the best true wireless earbuds we've ever tested, plus save on portable cold brew coffee makers and more.       ...
2019-08-08 01:34

Here's what we know about the fires in the Amazon rainforest Brazil's Amazon rainforest is in flames, burning at the highest rate since 2013, when that nation's space research center first began tracking fires there....
2019-08-24 07:34

The Amazon: Vital for our planet The rainforest provides the whole of South America with moisture, influences rainfall patterns in the region, stabilizes the world's climate and has the richest biodiversity of any ecosytem on Earth....
2019-08-27 19:00

Is Amazon Prime Worth It? If you’re not already an Amazon Prime member, the service’s price hikes from $79 to $99 and most recently to $119 might have you wondering if it’s even worth signing up....
2019-06-27 18:51

The best Amazon Prime Day deals under $100 Got $100 left in your Prime Day budget? These deals on Kindle, Toshiba, Instant Pot, Fisher Price, Cuisinart, and more will get you your money's worth       ...
2019-07-16 17:34

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Tuesday Make the most of your Tuesday with savings on some of the hottest products out now, like the Echo Show 5 and more.       ...
2019-08-06 19:00

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Monday From smart car chargers to robot vacuums, the best deals on Amazon this Monday are ones you definitely don't want to miss.       ...
2019-08-05 19:17

Buy the Best Gas Grill, And Amazon Will Pay For Assembly As far as gas grills go, the Weber Spirit II is the be-all, end-all. Now, you can get it delivered from Amazon, complete with free expert assembly, so you can focus on the rest of your barbecue preparations....
2019-05-30 23:51

Amazon fires: By the numbers The raging fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have captured the public's imagination worldwide for the last few weeks and recently prompted the country to declare a state of emergency in the region....
2019-08-28 01:00

Amazon fires: what is happening and is there anything we can do? Why people should be worried about the blazes and increased deforestation in BrazilThousands of fires are burning in Brazil, many of them in the world’s biggest rainforest, which is sending clouds of smoke across the region and pumping alarming quant...
2019-08-23 18:00

Tell us how you have been affected by the Amazon fires We want to hear from people living or working on the frontline of the fires destroying forests in Brazil, Bolivia and across the regionSmoke from wildfires burning in the Amazon shrouded São Paulo in darkness earlier this month. The clouds covering t...
2019-08-27 17:34

The 10 best Amazon devices to look out for during Prime Day Prime Day is expected to have a ton of great deals on Amazon devices like Echoes, Fire sticks, Ring doorbells, and more.       ...
2019-06-27 23:51

The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can already get Amazon Prime Day is more than three weeks away but you can still get great deals on Amazon Echoes, Fire TVs, nugget ice makers, and more.       ...
2019-06-29 03:17

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Sunday If you'd like to spend your day online shopping, consider checking out these incredible deals on AirPods, Eufy RoboVacs, and more.       ...
2019-08-05 00:51

How to Get One-Day Free Shipping From Amazon In case two-day shipping wasn’t quick enough for some customers, Amazon just rolled out free, one-day shipping on millions of items. The company announced Monday that the perk is now available to Prime members in the continental U.S. on more than 10 ...
2019-06-04 18:00

De Blasio says NYC is ‘very jaded’ about Amazon Mayor Bill de Blasio is giving Amazon the cold shoulder, saying the e-tailing giant won’t get any help from the city if they close on plans to move to Manhattan’s West Side. “Look, if Amazon decides — as Google did and as many other tech firms have —...
2019-05-29 00:17

Why is the Amazon rainforest on fire? The Amazon rainforest is burning at an alarming rate, with tens of thousands of fires laying waste to the world's largest tropical rainforest.        ...
2019-08-23 01:00

Amazon wildfires: Who is to blame? Brazil has lashed out at international critics who are blaming President Jair Bolsonaro for not doing enough to curb massive Amazon fires. Bolsonaro accused media organizations of trying to undermine his government....
2019-08-23 01:34

Here Are All of the New Gadgets That Amazon Just Announced Today at its Seattle headquarters, Amazon unveiled a bunch of new improvements to its Alexa smart home operating system, as well as over a dozen new hardware products that can tap into it in various ways. Below are all the new gadgets Amazon announce...
2019-09-26 02:01

Amazon asks: Where do you want to take Alexa next? AI assistants are about to break out of the confines of the home and the smartphone: Amazon's latest announcements show the uncertainty and the potential that exists at this juncture....
2019-09-26 02:34

Organize Amazon for Hector Hector Figueroa died just a few days before Prime Day. Perhaps he could have appreciated the humor in that. There is only one way to honor his memory: to finally unionize the workers of the gargantuan, monopolistic, oppressive national crisis called ...
2019-07-15 17:00

How to Prepare for Amazon Prime Day Prime Day 2019 will be two days: July 15 and 16. Here are the deals to expect, how to shop if you’re not a Prime member, and how not to regret your purchases....
2019-06-27 19:00

Protests during Amazon Prime Day Amazon faced protests on its fifth annual Amazon Prime Day. While the Seattle-based e-commerce behemoth said it is offering more than a million deals, a demonstration was seen outside a warehouse in Shakopee, Minnesota. (July 16)    &...
2019-07-16 10:34

The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get right now In preparation for Prime Day, Amazon is still running great deals on baking sheets, essential oil diffusers, label makers, and more.       ...
2019-06-27 23:51

There’s something fishy about Amazon’s FC Ambassadors Amazon's really been on a roll lately. Well, in terms of becoming an actual supervillain organization. They've already got multiple HQs, can bully (most) local governments into acquiescing to their various whims, are making deals with law e...
2019-08-16 13:00

R.I.P. Amazon Restaurants delivery Don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone? Pour one out for Amazon Restaurants delivery service, the four-year-old program that was essentially UberEats or Seamless, but for Amazon Prime members. GeekWire reports A...
2019-06-12 12:34

How to shop for the best clothes on Amazon Buying clothes online can be hit or miss, but there are tricks to finding amazing clothing on Amazon, like shopping in the Outlet or Boutique sections.       ...
2019-09-14 01:34

The Best Fall Clothes for Men to Buy on Amazon Grab these can't-miss wardrobe upgrades and fill your cart with the best fall clothes for men from brands like Nike, Adidas, Wrangler, Carhartt, and more....
2019-09-13 13:34

What is Amazon Kindle Unlimited? Remember libraries - those big buildings filled with books? If you’re anything like us, you haven’t been in one since university. That said, digital libraries are very much alive, with services like Rakuten Overdrive, Borrowbox or RB Di...
2019-07-23 15:17

What does Amazon’s “Top Brand” badge actually mean? Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Leon Neal) Amazon's biggest asset can also be a headache for its customers. The so-called "everything store" really does sell almost any item consumers might want, but it's often cumbersome and time-consuming to sort...
2019-08-18 20:34

UPS Bets on Amazon, Despite Risk As FedEx stops shipping Amazon packages, United Parcel Service mulls a question similar to the one its delivery rival just faced: grow alongside one of the world’s largest shippers or cut off a looming competitor?...
2019-08-11 22:00

Does Amazon have answers for the future of the NHS? The technology behemoth is preparing a move into the healthcare market, but critics fear profit will come before patients and privacyEnthusiasts predicted the plan would relieve the pressure on hard-pressed GPs. Critics saw it as a sign of creeping p...
2019-08-24 22:34

5 tips to get the most out of Amazon Prime Day Don't miss out on any of the best Prime Day deals! Here are 5 tips on how to get ready before the big day.       ...
2019-07-13 00:17

Amazon Fire 7 (2019): You get what you pay for Despite having Android under the hood, Amazon's Fire tablets have traditionally had a very different purpose than the usual Android slate. Instead of trying to be an all-in-one workhorse, like some of Samsung's Galaxy offerings, Amazon'...
2019-06-19 15:51

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this weekend Use your extra free time to snag great prices on robot vacuums, cold brew coffee makers, Apple iPads, and more.       ...
2019-08-18 01:00

15 gifts everyone wants on Amazon this year Amazon's Most Wished for page is like a cheat sheet for holiday shopping, and here are the top 15 products that'll charm anyone on your gift list.       ...
2019-10-08 04:00

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Thursday Want to save big this Thursday? Here are all the best Amazon deals happening now that you definitely don't want to miss.       ...
2019-08-08 18:00

The New Fire HD 10 Is Amazon's First Gadget with USB-C To date, every Kindle Amazon has ever made featured a micro USB port. The same goes for all of Amazon’s Fire tablets. But all that is about to change with the new Fire HD 10 tablet, Amazon’s first homegrown gadget with USB-C. Read more......
2019-10-07 18:00

The genius behind Amazon’s Prime Day Stop for a minute and think of the sheer brilliance of last week’s Prime Day. It’s become a thing now, a big multibillion-dollar worldwide two-day event — Black Friday with no lines! And like the iPod, the iPhone and online shopping in general, it’s ...
2019-07-22 01:51

Why FedEx Dumped Amazon FedEx last week said it would stop shipping packages for Amazon. Paul Ziobro and Dana Mattioli talk about why FedEx essentially cut ties with a company that would seem to be its perfect customer....
2019-08-13 00:51

What the Amazon's fires mean for its animals As flames burn through Brazil's rainforest, its inhabitants are at risk of losing their homes. The fires pose a serious threat to the Amazon's delicate balance of ecosystems, putting pressure on already endangered species of animals....
2019-08-28 23:00

19 Tricks to Get More Out of Your Amazon Account If you’re one of the millions of people on the planet with an Amazon account, you’ve probably never come close to using all of its services, apps, labyrinthine website menus, and settings screens. Here are 19 tricks to get more out of your Amazon acc...
2019-06-12 21:17

| The Amazon is on fire – here are 5 things you need to know Record fires are raging in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, with more than 2,500 fires currently burning. They are collectively emitting huge amounts of carbon, with smoke plumes visible thousands of kilometres away....
2019-08-25 08:00

20 Amazon products under $7 that are surprisingly useful Looking to shop without spending a ton? Amazon has loads of unique and highly rated things for under $7, from rubber ducks to cleaning products and more.       ...
2019-08-13 22:17

Amazon making Washington their second home NBC NEWS – In just about every direction, the White House is surrounded by e-commerce giant Amazon and its CEO Jeff Bezos. Almost due west from the executive mansion is Amazon Books, a brick-and-mortar version of its e-commerce destination. The...
2019-09-07 19:00

Amazon's re:Mars serves up AI inspiration The burgeoning world of AI has generated a whole host of serious challenges, as well as skepticism about its business value, but Amazon's new conference serves as a reminder of why it generates so much excitement....
2019-06-05 05:51

The Morning After: Amazon Prime Day strike Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Morning, there! Did you join the not-so-secret society of Instant Pot owners following those Amazon Prime Day sales? We're here to make sure it doesn't gather dust, with a bunch of tips (and crucially)...
2019-07-16 18:34

We tried the egg cooker with a cult following on Amazon — is it worth it? We tested the Dash rapid egg cooker to see if it could produce hard-boiled, soft-boiled and poached eggs along with omelettes for breakfast.       ...
2019-09-17 19:00

| UK pledges $12.3m for fire-ravaged Amazon British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pledged $12.3m to help restore the Amazon rainforest which has been ravaged by fires, sparking a wave of global concern....
2019-08-27 01:34

Amazon cancels Sneaky Pete In a trick that it probably picked up from Prime users who cancel just after the holidays, Amazon is continuing its trend of killing off shows right after they air new seasons. In May, the super-retailer/streaming service canceled The Tick shortly af...
2019-06-05 04:00

15 must-have Amazon products to declutter your home If your home could use some tidying up, these 15 products on Amazon can be huge game-changers in helping you organize.       ...
2019-09-09 01:00

Can Mukesh Ambani Take on Amazon, Walmart? Mukesh Ambani's next gambit may be his most audacious yet - and it will put him on a collision course with Amazon and Walmart in the battle to dominate e-commerce as hundreds of millions of Indians......
2019-09-09 16:00

The weirdest products we've seen on Amazon We spend our days searching the web for the best deals, and we tend to come across some weird stuff while doing so. Here are some of the weirdest products we've ever seen on Amazon.       ...
2019-07-18 21:51

Amazon Offers Sellers a Leg Up, With a Catch Amazon is offering independent merchants on its platform marketing support, product reviews and prominent display. The catch? Amazon gains the right to purchase a merchant’s brand at any time for a fixed price, often $10,000....
2019-07-18 20:51

Amazon opens its second Go store in New York Amazon's brick and mortar empire continues to expand, after the company opened its second, larger cashier-free store in Park Avenue, New York City today....
2019-06-11 13:51

Amazon wants to put microphones into your rings and glasses At the end of its hardware event today, Amazon announced a new program for testing and selling its own experimental, limited-volume hardware: Day 1 Editions. The first of these new products is Echo Frames. These are Alexa-enabled glasses, though, un...
2019-09-26 06:34

How to Get a $5,000 Amazon Credit: Buy a House Through Realogy The online retailer is teaming with an owner of real estate brokerage firms to offer home buyers free Alexa speakers and services like furniture assembly....
2019-07-23 16:51

The best Amazon Prime Day deals could be these ETFs Amazon Prime Day has market watchers hunting for deals on and offline, and ProShares strategist Simeon Hyman has a few suggestions for how to play the e-commerce boom....
2019-07-16 17:34

Brazil's environment minister says G7 aid for Amazon welcome Brazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles told reporters in São Paulo on Monday that financial aid to help fight fires in the Amazon rainforest from the group of G7 nations is welcome....
2019-08-26 21:00

Amazon is selling suncream that 'burns fat' as you tan WANT to burn fat ahead of your summer holiday? Apparently, you can lose weight as you tan by applying Sunshapers sun cream. Here's all you need to know....
2019-07-01 17:17

34 impulse purchases on Amazon you'll actually use all the time From a mini waffle maker to an attachable bidet to an essential oil diffuser, these are the impulse Amazon buys that are incredibly useful.       ...
2019-09-20 19:34

What's it's like to use Amazon's new Echo Frames and earbuds Unlike Google Glass and Snapchat's Spectacles, these Echo Frames smart glasses from Amazon are audio-only, which actually makes them more interesting.       ...
2019-09-26 15:34

This $30 Skirt Has 300 5-Star Reviews on Amazon We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-09-18 15:00

Amazon is now the world’s most valuable brand. Amazon is now the world’s most valuable brand. The world’s least valuable brand: Amazon Warehouse Worker Pee in a Bottle Thirst Quencher....
2019-06-12 21:34

Does Amazon really pay no taxes? Here’s the complicated answer Democratic presidential candidates have seized on reports that Amazon.com Inc. paid no 2018 federal taxes as they press for changes in the tax system....
2019-06-14 22:00

Everything Amazon announced at its Alexa event As is now typical just ahead of the holidays, Amazon just inundated us with a whole new lineup of hardware devices, including new Echo smart speakers and screens, at its Alexa event today, plus other smart home and connected devices from its brands R...
2019-09-26 20:34

Amazon has already renewed 'The Boys' for a second season Amazon is apparently confident The Boys will prove a hit -- so confident that it's committing to more before the Prime Video show is even available. The company has renewed its ugly-side-of-superheroes production for a second season days ahead ...
2019-07-22 06:17

The Amazon Fires, From an Extraterrestrial Perspective A version of this first appeared as the TIME Space newsletter sent on Aug. 30. Space is aspirational. Merely the act of looking through a telescope is an exercise in questing. It’s vast, exciting, and gorgeous out there. Even scenes of catacly...
2019-09-06 19:00

G7 can’t turn a blind eye to ecocide in the Amazon Leaders must ask themselves if Jair Bolsonaro’s destructive attitude to the forest and its peoples should be considered a crimeWhen G7 leaders sit in judgment on Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro this weekend, the question they should ask themselves...
2019-08-25 21:00

Amazon is making Alexa easier to use Imagine being able to arrange a night out in advance through Alexa by engaging in a naturally flowing conversation with the virtual assistant. According to VentureBeat, this is what Amazon showed off last week at its re: Mars conference when it unvei...
2019-06-16 03:17

The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get this Saturday Prime Day is fast approaching, and we're already seeing some fantastic deals on Fire TVs, Instant Pots, and more.       ...
2019-06-30 00:17

The best Amazon Prime deals on smartphones Amazon Prime has always offered sweet deals on phones for its members, though with a bit of a catch. If you went for one of the alluring offers, you'd have to put up with ads on your lock screen. This was a non-issue for some people, but many others ...
2019-06-12 14:17

27 weird products you can buy on Amazon (that are actually worth it) What's more fun than finding something really weird that's perfect to solve that one annoying problem? These 27 products do just that.       ...
2019-06-30 20:00

The Ruthless Reality of Amazon's One-Day Shipping Amazon has rapidly expanded its internal shipping services as the company shifts toward one-day delivery shipping from its default two-day shipping service. The company is pledging to spend $800 million this quarter to achieve one-day delivery as the...
2019-06-14 20:51

Amazon’s best-selling pants are $26 and flatter your ‘bum’ At first glance, Amazon’s best-selling Grace Karin high-waist stretchy trousers might look like a business basic in the front, but based off online shoppers’ rave reviews they’re more of a party — aka “flattering for a curvy bumR...
2019-07-23 04:00

Track the Amazon Rainforest Fires With This Map In August, roughly 66,000 fires ravaged the Amazon rainforest, much of it the result of man-made deforestation. After initially rejecting millions in foreign aid, Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro recently banned the use of fires to clear land, inclu...
2019-09-06 22:00

Amazon’s Fire TV Recast DVR box is $100 off today If you've been considering a Fire TV Recast, now is the time to buy - the DVR is on sale for its lowest price ever. From today, the Recast is on sale for $129.99, a saving of $100....
2019-07-01 09:34

Amazon to End Its Restaurant Delivery Service Amazon Restaurants, which was available in nearly 200 American cities, will officially close on June 24. The company says it will focus on grocery delivery....
2019-06-11 22:34

The Real Reason the Amazon Is On Fire On the afternoon of Aug. 19, the sky over São Paulo, Brazil’s largest city, went dark. A cold front combined with ash from forest fires in the Amazon rainforest and formed ominous clouds that blocked out the sun. Photos of the blackened ...
2019-08-26 19:34

What Caused the Amazon Rainforest Fires? At 3pm on Monday, Brazil’s largest city, São Paolo, plunged into darkness as a result of smoke from ongoing fires destroying the Amazon rainforest—thousands of miles away. This year, Brazil is witnessing a record number of wildfires. And the country’...
2019-08-24 08:00

Getting under the hood of Amazon’s auto ambitions While Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has said little about the company's automotive ambitions, the strategy is aimed at leveraging Amazon's strengths in logistics, cloud computing and digital services together with new interests in related fields from robotic...
2019-08-01 02:34

Look Upon What Amazon Hath Designed, for It Soon Will Blanket the Sky If you’ve ever gazed upon the sky and thought, look at all the space for more shit up there, then you are not alone. Amazon too sees our beautiful blue airspace as prime real estate for getting junk to you even faster.Read more......
2019-06-06 04:34

Amazon Pushes Brands to Be Less Boxy Amazon.com is pressuring brands to make their packaging more efficient, which has prompted vendors to make costly changes to their businesses or face fines....
2019-07-31 18:17

EU investigating Amazon's use of vendor data The European Commission announced Wednesday it has opened an antitrust investigation into whether U.S. retail giant Amazon uses sensitive vendor data to gain a competitive advantage....
2019-07-17 18:00

AOC attacks Amazon with ‘absurd’ allegations In case you missed it, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — aka AOC — picked quite a fight last week. On ABC News’ “This Week” last Sunday, she attacked Amazon for paying entry-level, order-fulfillment center workers a starting wage of $15 per hour, which happ...
2019-06-23 08:34

Here's what's coming to Amazon Prime in July You know how it is: You’re just trying to live your life one day, spending time with your girlfriend, going for a walk, all that normal stuff. And then one of those ding-dang superheroes suddenly explodes her into a million little pieces because he w...
2019-06-20 07:17

Amazon shares how it leverages AI throughout the business From technology that drives Amazon Go stores to new package sorting technology, Amazon executives at re:Mars shared new details about AI innovation across every step of its e-commerce operations....
2019-06-06 04:34

Amazon unveils new delivery drone Amazon announced June 5 it would start delivering products to customers using drones in just months. Amazon chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos owns The Washington Post....
2019-06-06 04:01

FedEx to End U.S. Express Business With Amazon FedEx is ending its air-shipping contract with Amazon in the U.S., signaling the delivery company no longer wants to fly packages for an online retailer that is developing its own delivery network....
2019-06-08 03:51

The Amazon Echo might sound better – but it won't be enough for audiophiles Amazon Echo speakers may be among the most popular smart speakers in the world, with the power of voice assistant Alexa's smarts combined with low price points.However, they've never been known for having audiophile-grade sound quality, and...
2019-09-25 23:00

The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get this Friday Prime Day is about a week and a half away, but you can still save big on everything from clay masks to the Kasa Smart plug and more.       ...
2019-07-05 18:51

EU to investigate Amazon over use of sellers' data The EU's competition regulator is to investigate the use of sellers' data by Amazon - the latest big multinational firm to face pressure over exploitation of customer information....
2019-07-17 17:00

Blue Origin: everything you need to know about the Amazon.com of space Expensive, expendable rockets are history. Humanity's future is to take its heavy industry into space to protect Earth, and travel to space safely, reliably and affordably. That's what Blue Origin is all about.What was once a secretive rese...
2019-06-07 11:51

At re:MARS, Amazon sells itself as an AI innovator As the major cloud providers compete for customers with a growing number of AI services, Amazon is attempting to bolster its reputation in the field....
2019-06-07 13:34

Brazil's indigenous guardians of the Amazon For decades, the Waiapi have lived in the Brazilian state of Amapa in near-isolation from the non-indigenous world and in harmony with the rainforest. The river and trees that support their way of life are often described as the lungs of the world....
2019-08-27 10:00

The 5 best Amazon deals you can find this Wednesday Enjoy impressive savings on KitchenAid mixers, personal blenders, smart gadgets, and more from Amazon this Wednesday.       ...
2019-09-25 21:00

Amazon fires: Can international pressure help put them out? Wildfires blazing in the Amazon have sparked an international dispute. As Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro dismisses foreign leaders' condemnations, what can the international community really do to protect the Amazon?...
2019-08-24 09:00

Flying above the Amazon fires, 'all you can see is death' The smoke is so thick, at times the Cessna airplane had to climb to stay out of it. At times your eyes burn and you close the air vents to keep the cabin habitable. Sometimes it is so bad, it is hard to see how bad it actually is on the ground below....
2019-08-27 10:00

Amazon Reigns Over Cloud Market The company continues to dominate the market for basic computing resources that businesses access online, largely by outspending its rivals on data centers and other physical resources, corporate tech executives and industry analysts say....
2019-07-31 18:17

Fires are raging in the Amazon forest. Here’s how you can help A record number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region have been linked to an increase in deforestation. According to CNN, the Amazon is the largest rainforest in the world and roughly half the size of the United States. It is key to the health of ...
2019-08-23 22:34

Best Kindle 2019: which Amazon ereader should you buy? If you've landed here, it's likely you're after an ereader. In 2019, the rule is that the best ereaders are, generally, devices made by Amazon, and we've reviewed them all so you can find the best Kindle for you.There are a few de...
2019-06-23 21:34

How to use Amazon Alexa to get in a quick workout anywhere You can use Amazon Alexa to exercise wherever you are. All you have to do is ask Alexa to start a workout, whether it's a five-minute abs-focused exercise or a seven-minute full body. Here's how....
2019-06-08 04:34

Explainer: What is the EU's antitrust investigation into Amazon about? The European Commission has opened a formal antitrust investigation to assess whether Amazon's use of sensitive data from independent retailers who sell on its marketplace is in breach of EU competition rules....
2019-07-17 21:34

Amazon's $50 Fire tablet is bad — you can get a much better version for just $10 more Amazon's new Fire 7 tablet has a rock-bottom $50 price tag, but the Fire HD 8 is a much better deal -- it's only $10 more and offers longer battery life, better speakers, a sharper display and more....
2019-06-10 18:34

Wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest As wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest, global attention has ignited bitter dispute about who is the blame for burning "the lungs of the planet."        ...
2019-08-23 17:34

Amazon says it will be delivering by drones ‘in months’ LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amazon says it expects to be delivering orders to shoppers’ homes by drones in the coming months. The online shopping giant did not give exact timing or say which locations the self-driving drones will be making deliveries. Ama...
2019-06-05 20:51

How to Ensure Your Amazon Purchase Isn't Dangerous You can buy just about anything on Amazon. But just because you can get a product quickly via the ecommerce retailer doesn’t mean the product is guaranteed to be safe....
2019-09-24 07:00

Should You Get Amazon's New Card for People With Bad Credit? If you have bad credit or no credit and really love shopping with Amazon, ecommerce’s big daddy has a new credit card option to consider....
2019-06-10 22:34

City tries to move on after Amazon HQ2 debacle If you walk around Long Island City on any given day, you'll see cranes everywhere and new apartment buildings popping up seemingly overnight. Improvements are being made to multiple subway stations. And new businesses are opening, including a liquid...
2019-09-16 09:00

Amazon wildfires get some help from US firefighting plane A firefighting plane from California made its way to South America on Friday to help local authorities fight the massive wildfires burning up in parts of the Amazon....
2019-08-25 02:34

Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 laptop is nearly $300 off on Amazon Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 is one of the most stylish and powerful 2-in-1 laptops out there. For a limited time, the device is nearly $300 off on Amazon, making it one of the lowest prices we've seen for the Sur...
2019-06-28 10:34

EXPLAINER-What is the EU's antitrust investigation into Amazon about? The European Commission has opened a formal antitrust investigation to assess whether Amazon's use of sensitive data from independent retailers who sell on its marketplace is in breach of EU competition rules....
2019-07-17 20:51

All the Ways That Amazon Is Fixing Alexa Amazon announced a bunch of new stuff at a big event in Seattle today. Chief among them are a volley of new features and improved functionalities for Alexa. Some of them are pretty neat. One of them involves Samuel L. Jackson....
2019-09-26 03:34

21 weird Amazon products that are incredibly useful From a desktop vacuum to a scalp brush, these products on Amazon are genuinely strange—and you'll want to add them to your inventory ASAP.       ...
2019-09-24 21:00

What's Amazon planning to reveal – Alexa in the ear? Last year's event revealed 70 new products. A wireless earbud that answers to Alexa would get Amazon even closer to mobile consumers.       ...
2019-09-24 21:00

7 red flags that could mean a product on Amazon is actually junk Noah Berger/Reuters Millions of Amazon items are listed online, ranging from products with stellar reviews to those with extremely low ratings. Some items available for sale do not meet certain regulations or otherwise come from sketchy third-party ...
2019-09-13 21:00

Amazon has bought yet another soccer documentary Amazon is getting to set to stream the Premier League this year, and even though it only has 20 mid-week matches, it wants to multiply the impact as much as possible. To that end, it announced that it has acquired a four-part documentary on BVB Borus...
2019-07-17 20:17

Amazon Prime Day Will Last 48 Hours This Year. Here’s What to Know Prime Day, Amazon’s big annual sale, will last two full days this year, the company revealed Tuesday. Amazon Prime subscribers will start seeing Prime Day deals at 12:00am PST on Monday, July 15th, and they will last through 11:59pm PST on Tues...
2019-06-27 21:34

Why You Have a Delivery Confirmation and No Package From Amazon You know the drill: your order something from Amazon and wait for either the doorbell to ring or for that delivery confirmation email to pop up. But let’s say you get that email notification, open the front door...and find nothing. Was your package s...
2019-07-24 19:01

13 odd but brilliant fitness products on Amazon Boxing balls, balance ball chairs, and wrist strengtheners might look a bit strange, but they’ll help elevate your workout.       ...
2019-09-10 08:00

Amazon will announce new hardware on September 25 Enlarge / An Amazon Echo device. (credit: Amazon) Amazon has announced that it will hold an event on September 25 to announce new hardware products. The company's invitations indicate that it will discuss "new things from the Amazon Devices and Ser...
2019-09-14 10:00

20 hidden gems you can find on Amazon for under $10 Amazon has literally everything you need, including some things you didn't know you needed for under $10 like jar grips, jewelry cleaners, and Body Glide.       ...
2019-07-24 15:51

Can the richest man in India take on Amazon and Walmart? Digital purchases are growing rapidly in India and could hit $200 billion in the next seven years, one report says. Unlike China, where homegrown players have cornered the e-commerce market, the future of online shopping in India remains up for grabs...
2019-09-10 00:00

Amazon Really Doesn’t Give a Shit, Huh? Apple and Google recently revealed that they have temporarily stopped letting contractors listen to recordings from their voice assistants. The announcements come after reports that some of these hired hands heard Siri users doing things like having ...
2019-08-03 00:17

Amazon is using Prime Day this year to try to win in fashion The market for apparel and accessories globally is worth more than $1 trillion, so Amazon clearly sees there's a lot at stake here. It's using Prime Day to tout fashion deals....
2019-07-15 18:34

You can get this All-Clad fry pan on Amazon for an amazing price right now All-Clad cookware usually comes at a cost, but their 12-inch stainless-steel fry pan just dropped in price on Amazon.       ...
2019-10-04 00:00

How to Support the Amazon Prime Day Strike For the second year in a row, Amazon workers are planning to strike on Prime Day. In 2018, Amazon warehouse workers in Germany, Poland, and Spain went on strike during Prime Day; this year, fulfillment center workers in Minnesota have planned a simil...
2019-07-12 18:51

Who's Burning the Amazon? Rampant Capitalism Market forces and the administration of Jair Bolsonaro are supercharging the deforestation that's imperiling the world's biggest tropical rainforest....
2019-08-28 20:00

This All-Clad fry pan is an amazing price on Amazon right now All-Clad cookware usually comes at a cost, but their 12-inch stainless-steel fry pan just dropped in price on Amazon.       ...
2019-10-04 16:34

Is Amazon gearing up for a Prime VPN launch? Amazon may be planning a major move into more software fields after it announced two new subscription offers for users of its popular Eero home mesh networking Wi-Fi system. Eero Secure and Eero Secure+ follow a path well treaded by others usch ...
2019-08-28 20:34

Peruvian Amazon | One-Minute Getaway Peru is home to the headwaters of the Amazon, as well as one of the best-protected and most biodiverse swathes of rainforest.       ...
2019-08-19 19:34

FedEx to end ground deliveries for Amazon FedEx said it will be ending its contract to make ground deliveries for Amazon — effectively dumping the e-commerce giant. The delivery company Wednesday said it would not renew its ground delivery contract with Amazon when it expires in August. The ...
2019-08-07 23:34

20 incredible products that are trending on Amazon right now Amazon's Movers and Shakers page is a great way to see what's trending each day on the site, and these are 20 of the best products we keep seeing.       ...
2019-10-10 01:34

Foragers may have settled in the Amazon 10,000 years ago Human burial sites and evidence of hunting, foraging and a cooking hearth reveal that foragers lived in the Amazon thousands of years earlier than we thought...
2019-05-21 21:00

'No need' for German Amazon aid: Brazil's Bolsonaro President Jair Bolsonaro has dismissed the importance of German funding for forest and biodiversity projects in Brazil. "They can use this money as they see fit. Brazil doesn't need it," he said....
2019-08-12 09:51

| Fires not the only threat facing Amazon Raging wildfires have drawn the world's attention to the Amazon but immolation is just one of the dangers facing the world's largest rain forest, environmental experts across the region say....
2019-08-31 12:34

Where is the Amazon Rainforest Vanishing? Not Just in Brazil Huge expanses of rainforest are being cut down in Colombia, Bolivia and Peru. The trend shows how advances in political stability and economic integration can drive deforestation....
2019-08-31 16:34

Yes, you will save on Prime Day, especially for Amazon products Amazon offers Black Friday like hype for its Prime Day sale, but most deals similar to retail weekend dollars off offers, unless it's Amazon product.       ...
2019-07-15 17:34

Amazon wants to use its drones to watch your home Amazon has filed a patent that proposes, in part, to use a drone to keep tabs on your home. The patent, “Unmanned aerial vehicle-based surveillance as a service,” discusses “surveillance alerts” and “surveillance action” done for a property. The pate...
2019-06-28 05:00

Amazon customer service isn’t as great as you think Dear John: Everyone talks about how great Amazon customer service is, but be forewarned: if you buy an item on the Amazon Marketplace from a third party and need support — a refund, missing parts, etc. — you’re out of luck. I would understand if you ...
2019-09-01 05:34

Amazon Echo Dot Review (3rd Generation) Review indexDesign | Functionality | Alexa App | Connectivity | Sound Quality | ConclusionAmazon’s Echo Dot, believe it or not, is in its third generation. It’s been a whirlwind few years for Amazon and its smart devices, as well as for its smart ass...
2019-05-22 02:00

Walmart Set to Outpace Amazon for 2019 Walmart shares advanced 6.1%, continuing a winning streak this year that has lifted it about 21% and put it neck-and-neck with shares of a highflying tech favorite: Amazon.com....
2019-08-16 13:34

Just How Bad is Amazon's Banned Products Problem? The average American purportedly has more trust in Amazon than their own government, which makes recent reports on thousands of potentially unsafe products making their way onto the company’s online marketplace particularly terrifying. Read more......
2019-09-01 01:34

Amazon unveils the $90 Echo Show 5 Amazon usually saves its big product reveals for the fall, but it's shaking things up this year. Today, it unveiled its latest take on the smart display, the Amazon Echo Show 5. That's right, I said 5, even though this is only the third ite...
2019-05-29 15:34

Amazon rainforest fires can be seen from space A chunk of the Amazon rainforest has been ravaged by fires for weeks — and the smoke from the infernos is so intense, it can be seen from space. The blazes, which have engulfed parts of the states of Rondônia, Amazonas, Pará, and Mato Grosso in...
2019-08-20 18:34

Can an open-source AI take on Amazon and Google? It's only been a few years since Amazon unveiled the Alexa-powered Echo, but since then, smart speakers have become a major consumer-electronics category. Key to its success is the notion of the always-on virtual assistant, which other companies...
2019-08-10 07:00

How Amazon Will Trick You Into Buying More on Prime Day If you want to save money on Prime Day, Amazon will be offering plenty of deals. So many, in fact, that you might end up spending more than you planned....
2019-07-12 18:51

FedEx to end delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx says it will not renew its ground-delivery contract with Amazon at the end of the month...Veuer’s Chandra Lanier has the story.       ...
2019-08-08 01:34

Amazon Kept a 'Burn Book' of Everyone Who Said Mean Things About Them When global retail giant Amazon abandoned its deeply terrible plan to build its proposed HQ2 center in New York City this past winter, the company complained in a press release about “a number of state and local politicians” it claimed “have made it ...
2019-08-29 00:00

10 hidden tricks every Amazon shopper should know In 2018, Amazon’s share of the U.S. e-commerce market hit a whopping 49%. To put things in perspective, this amount is more than Amazon’s top three competitors combined, with eBay coming in at 6.6%, Apple at 3.9% and Walmart at 3.7%....
2019-10-09 15:34

Google's Pixel 3a drops to $349 on Amazon Google's Pixel 4 is right around the corner, but the hottest deals might be for its budget Pixel 3a and 3a XL counterparts. Amazon has discounted both phones for the first time, cutting $50 off the price to sell the 64GB Pixel 3a for $349 and it...
2019-10-07 17:34

Ice-T says he ‘almost shot’ an Amazon delivery driver 'Message to Amazon: Now that you have regular people making your home deliveries,' the actor said on Twitter, 'Maybe they should wear a Vest with AMAZON DELIVERY on it.'...
2019-05-23 20:00

Amazon announces its first-ever Kindle for kids If you want to get your kids to read more instead of watching TV, Amazon hasn't forgotten about you or your kid. Alongside the Fire HD 10 Kids Edition tablet the company announced today, Amazon took the wraps off the Kindle Kids Edition, its fir...
2019-10-07 20:34

20 products people are obsessed with on Amazon If you've ever wondered which products Amazon shoppers are obsessing over, look no further, as we've compiled a list of the most popular stuff purchased in 2019.       ...
2019-08-09 07:00

Don't Forget Your Vitamins With This Amazon Gold Box Hey y’all, just because you’re an adult doesn’t mean chewable vitamins are in your past. (They’re not.) If anything they can be a sweet reminder to live your life with joy. Better yet, you can get them for a lot less today....
2019-05-23 00:01

Conservation finance: How to save the Amazon Deforestation – and the cattle farming that largely drives it – has caught the world’s attention. While some environmentalists suggest punitive measures to make Brazil a better steward of the forest, there are already more constructive, private-secto...
2019-10-09 14:00

LG W30, W10 to Go on Sale in India Today via Amazon: All You Need to Know LG W30 and W10 will go on sale again in India today. This is the second time that the duo will go on sale since their launch in the country late last month....
2019-07-10 04:00

Amazon.com defeats IRS appeal in U.S. tax dispute Amazon.com Inc on Friday defeated an appeal by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in what the online retailer has called a $1.5 billion dispute over its tax treatment of transactions with a Luxembourg subsidiary....
2019-08-16 21:34

Want your kids to read more? Amazon has a new Kindle for them Amazon describes its new $109.99 Kindle Kids Edition as a first ever dedicated reading experience built just for kids. What parents need to know.       ...
2019-10-07 16:00

Amazon is developing a new wearable that does something no device has ever done before According to internal documents scanned by Bloomberg, Amazon is working on a voice-activated wrist-worn wearable with a special feature; it will be able to read human emotions. The device will work with a smartphone app and is equipped with microphon...
2019-05-24 08:51

Kohl’s now accepting Amazon returns Starting today, Kohl’s is accepting Amazon returns at more than one thousand stores nationwide. The retailer will pack your items and ship them back to Amazon for free. The company tested the program earlier this year in 1-hundred stores. Just ...
2019-07-09 01:51

FedEx severs ties with Amazon FedEx is severing ties with Amazon as the online retailer builds out its own delivery fleet and becomes more of a threat.       ...
2019-08-08 01:34

The Best Amazon Prime Day Deal is Actually at Whole Foods I know Amazon Prime Day isn’t until next week, but I’m calling it right now: I have found the best deal of the event, and you don’t even have to wait until July 15 and 16 to get it....
2019-07-10 21:34

The Apple Watch 4 gets a $50 price cut from Amazon If you don't want to wait for Black Friday to snag a deal on the best-selling Apple Watch, then you've come to the right place. Amazon has the Series 4 smartwatch on sale for $349. That's a $50 discount and the best price we've fo...
2019-10-05 12:34

Where to Get Prime Day Deals Without Shopping Amazon If you’re not a fan of Amazon, or you’re just weary of the hubbub about Prime Day deals, never fear: every other retailer in the land is having sale of its own on July 15 and 16 as well. You’ve got plenty of options for deals on summertime shopping—b...
2019-07-13 09:17

Amazon Has Set Its Sights on That New Lord of the Rings MMO Last year, it was announced that Middle-Earth’s latest foray into the world of gaming would be a new Massively Multiplayer Online RPG from Chinese developer Leyou Technologies, set long before the events of Tolkien’s books. Sound familiar to another ...
2019-07-10 18:00

Get Your First 90 Days of Amazon Music HD For Free Amazon Music HD is coming after Tidal with 50 million songs in 850kbps lossless format (compared to the standard 320kbps bitrate), and millions of select tunes in Hi-Res 3730kbps. If you’ve got the ear to detect the difference, and the equipment to t...
2019-09-24 22:00

Why Amazon is your competition — no matter what business you’re in Whether you know it or not, you are competing against Amazon. And Netflix. As well as every other company in the world that engages customers digitally – which is just about all of them. I say that as someone who’s been hired by dozens of Fortune 500...
2019-10-09 18:00

Amazon’s Best Prime Day Tech Deals (So Far) Prime Day, Amazon’s made-up summer shopping extravaganza, is back again, and this year, it’s going into overtime. Prime Day is now a 48-hour event, giving you two days to get your hands on some discounted goods. Amazon’s self-made ...
2019-07-13 05:17

Ice T says Amazon drivers should wear uniforms Ice T tweeted he almost shot an Amazon driver who was "creeping up to my crib" to complete a delivery because the driver had no signifiers who he was.        ...
2019-05-23 05:17

460 W. 34th is looking Prime for Amazon: sources Amazon may be landing in yet another Amazon Alley building. Paperwork has been drafted for the Jeff Bezos-owned company to lease the rest of SL Green’s 460 W. 34th St. — some 400,000 square feet, sources said. In April, Republic Bank signed a lease t...
2019-08-14 03:51

The 5 best Amazon deals you can find this Sunday These are some of the best prices on DNA kits, Instant Pots, Lego kits, and egg cookers. Plus, avid readers will love the latest Kindle offer.       ...
2019-10-13 20:17

The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get this Wednesday Prime Day is right around the corner, but you don't have to wait until July 15 to save on all your favorite products.       ...
2019-07-03 17:51

The best non-Amazon sales and deals happening now Thought Prime Day was the only sales event going on? Think again. You can actually score huge deals at some of your favorite retailers right now.       ...
2019-07-16 00:00

31 things you can buy on Amazon that will actually save you money These products from Amazon, including dryer balls, a smart thermostat, and the best meal prep containers, will help save you money in the long run.       ...
2019-09-28 02:00

Why some Amazon workers are going on strike on Prime Day At a time of rising activism among workers, some Amazon employees are using Prime Day to protest their pay, working conditions and a range of other issues....
2019-07-16 00:00

A Prime Day for an Amazon workers' strike When Hibaq Mohamed started working at a new Amazon fulfillment center in Shakopee, Minnesota, in 2016, she was required to pack a minimum of about 160 boxes an hour with items ordered by the e-commerce giant's customers....
2019-07-12 10:17

YouTube TV is now available on Amazon Fire TV devices Google and Amazon don't have the warmest relationship, but they've been patching things up recently. Amazon reinstated support for YouTube on its Fire TV platform in July, while Google enabled Amazon Prime video streaming through Chromecast...
2019-09-30 19:34

The 25 most popular things everyone is buying on Amazon right now According to Amazon, its current best-sellers include the Instant Pot, a rapid egg cooker, the Roku, and even natural deodorant.       ...
2019-09-30 20:34

'Four Weddings and a Funeral' debuts on Amazon The hunger for titles that can knife through the six-layered cake of media clutter has led to a lot of bad ideas, few less inspired than appropriating "Four Weddings and a Funeral" a quarter-century later and turning it into a 12-episode series. Disc...
2019-08-03 22:17

Amazon to add over 2,000 jobs in Britain this year Amazon will add over 2,000 permanent jobs in Britain this year, taking the U.S. retail giant's UK workforce to more than 29,500, it said on Wednesday....
2019-07-03 03:00

Save $20 on 2nd-gen AirPods — they're only $179 on Amazon and Walmart Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Apple AirPods rarely go on sale, but right now, the latest generation of AirPods are only $179 on Amazon and Walmart — a $20 discount off the original price. Second-gen AirPods work seamlessly with your iPhone, ...
2019-08-03 03:00

Amazon Sidewalk’s success is anything but assured Amazon's new Sidewalk wireless standard enters a field crowded with competitors. It'll have a tough time gaining traction, if history is anything to go by.Read More...
2019-09-27 10:34

The 6 bestselling mattresses on Amazon are nearly all under $250 — here's what you need to know about each of them if you're considering buying one You can find a lot of great mattresses on Amazon for a good price, and if you're a Prime member, you can get free two-day shipping on most of them. We've rounded up Amazon's bestselling mattresses, and provided all the details you need to know as...
2019-09-05 18:34

Amazon Echo: Cheat sheet Amazon's smart speaker dominance may be facing a challenge from Google, but the Echo line is still on top. Find out all you need to know about Amazon Echo IoT devices....
2019-09-27 22:34

Amazon wildfires set to cause irreversible damage By the end of the dry season, the fires in Brazil could spread to other untouched forest areas, threatening the survival of individual tree species. But it's still too early to assess the full extent of the damage....
2019-08-27 19:00

Get four months of Amazon Music Unlimited for just $0.99 Prime Day 2019 is only days away, but that isn't stopping Amazon Australia from offering early promotions exclusively for its Prime members.Existing Aussie Prime members who have never tried Amazon's Music Unlimited service before can sign ...
2019-07-04 06:51

Amazon’s continued quest to put Alexa everywhere It's an Alexa economy, and we're increasingly living in it. Amazon's virtual assistant moved closer to ubiquity at this week's Amazon devices event.Read More...
2019-09-28 00:34

Amazon Prime Day Sale: Best Offers Available on the Last Day Amazon Prime Day 2019 sale has entered its last day. The sale will end at midnight tonight, July 16, and we've handpicked the best deals and offers available today....
2019-07-16 04:17

Meet the Ranchers Claiming the Amazon Welcome to the lawless heart of the Brazilian Amazon. Here, cattle ranchers and loggers — emboldened by President Jair Bolsonaro — are clearing and burning huge swaths of rainforest every day in the name of progress....
2019-10-12 02:34

How Best Buy came back from the brink of death and took on Amazon Best Buy was a behemoth in electronics retail that nearly died. It engineered a miraculous turnaround, and now a new CEO intends to keep the momentum....
2019-05-30 13:17

Why I just bought AirPods for Amazon Prime Day even though I don't 'need' them Confession: I bought the Apple AirPods 2019 on Amazon Prime Day, even though I technically don't need them. After all, I have the original AirPods from late 2017.There are several reasons I made the purchase today after much pondering. Sure, it ...
2019-07-16 05:17

You can now buy a rosé spray bottle on Amazon for under $10 Amazon You can now buy a spray bottle that looks exactly like a bottle of rosé on Amazon. The Framar rosé spray bottle costs $9.49 at the time of writing, and is Prime eligible. If you prefer a stiffer drink, Amazon also sells Jack Dan...
2019-07-04 18:34

Amazon under fire for new packaging that cannot be recycled Use of plastic envelopes branded a ‘major step backwards’ in fight against pollutionAmazon has been criticised by environmental groups and customers after introducing a range of plastic packaging that cannot be recycled in the UK.While supermarkets a...
2019-08-20 12:34

15 must-have Amazon products that will declutter your home If your home could use some tidying up, these 15 products on Amazon can be huge game-changers in helping you organize.       ...
2019-08-28 07:00

Here Are the Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for Readers If you’re looking to catch up on summer reading, there are plenty of deals through Amazon’s Prime Day to help keep you busy with books for the rest of the season. Prime Day 2019 began this morning and lasts for a full 48 hours, so Prime M...
2019-07-15 19:51

18 ridiculously practical products you can get on Amazon for under $30 From packing cubes to witch hazel facial toner, these products under $30 on Amazon aren't just popular—they're also really practical, too.       ...
2019-08-29 19:34

Amazon is reportedly working on a better-sounding Echo Despite an influx of new models last year, Amazon's Echo probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you think of high fidelity. The company wants to change that by introducing a higher-quality version of the Echo to better compe...
2019-07-12 18:51

Ben Edlund concedes, says there's no saving Amazon's The Tick We’ve reached a weird point in the lifespan of the modern TV ecosystem, where words like “canceled” are no longer automatically synonymous with “So obviously, there won’t be any more of that.” There have now been just enough miraculous saves for show...
2019-06-16 01:51

Amazon Signs The Family Man Creators Raj & D.K. for Two New Series The Family Man release date is still a couple of days away, but Amazon clearly likes what it sees because it's already doing more business with its creators. Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. have......
2019-09-18 11:00

Amazon adds more jets to its growing fleet NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s fleet of jets is getting bigger. The online shopping giant says it will lease 15 more Boeing 737s as it seeks to grow its delivery business and get packages to shoppers’ doorsteps faster. Amazon says it currently ...
2019-06-18 18:00

Criminal Gangs Are Behind the Destruction of the Brazilian Amazon Criminals, violence, and illegal activity drive deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon, according to a new report. This is a brutal reminder that the people setting the Amazon rainforest on fire will do so at any cost—even human life.Read more......
2019-09-18 10:34

The Microsoft Surface Go with maximum storage is nearly $100 off on Amazon Amazon is offering the Microsoft Surface Go tablet with the maximum storage available for almost $100 off in a Deal of the Day.The 10-inch Windows tablet is a favorite of ours, bringing ultra-mobile and budget-strapped customers a much more fitting v...
2019-08-29 22:00

Amazon Shuts Down Its Instagram Competitor, Spark Amazon Spark, a shopping social network that could be thought to essentially be a competitor to Instagram, has shut down less than two years since after its launch in July 2017....
2019-06-15 19:17

Spend $50, Save $15 On Household Essentials You Need Anyway From Amazon Do you use paper towels? Laundry detergent? Ziploc bags? Assuming the answer is yes, you stand to save money from this limited time Amazon promotion. Just spend $50 on household essentials on this page, and you’ll get $15 off at checkout. Just make s...
2019-09-17 23:00

Amazon Really Filled Its Diaper Trying to Build HQ2 in New York Amazon, a trillion-dollar firm that employs some of the brightest minds in engineering and logistics and has the power to upend entire industries just by announcing its possible encroachment into them, just wants to be liked. And like any well-adjust...
2019-08-29 04:34

NHS teams up with Amazon to bring Alexa to patients Voice assistant enlisted to aid elderly and blind patients who cannot easily search for adviceThe NHS has teamed up with Amazon to allow elderly people, blind people and other patients who cannot easily search for health advice on the internet to acc...
2019-07-10 10:51

Amazon’s Carnival Row might work better if it went completely off the rails Carnival Row began as a spec script for a feature film by Travis Beacham (who wrote the treatment for Pacific Rim), titled A Killing On Carnival Row, before being picked up as a TV series by Amazon in 2015. The premise, that of a neo-noir fantasy dra...
2019-08-29 11:00

Amazon Rents More Jets to Expand Next-Day Delivery Amazon.com is expanding its domestic air-cargo operation, renting more small jets to link its distribution centers and extend the reach of its next-day delivery service....
2019-06-19 04:17

United States did not agree to G7 Amazon aid initiative: NSC The United States did not agree to a $20 million emergency aid package to help battle wildfires announced by French President Emmanuel Macron at a G7 summit this weekend, a spokesman for the U.S. National Security Council (NSC) said on Wednesday....
2019-08-29 08:34

Amazon's newest Echo is down to an incredible low price Amazon just released the Echo Show 5 a few months ago to rave reviews, yet they're already discounting it to an amazing low price.       ...
2019-09-18 12:34

Amazon's Alexa will give medical advice from the NHS The NHS has teamed up with Amazon to bring its health information to Alexa. As part of the NHS' long term plan to make its services available digitally, users will soon be able to ask Alexa questions such as "Alex, how do I treat a migraine?" or...
2019-07-10 14:17

Trump says he's looking closely at Amazon contract with Pentagon U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his administration was looking closely at Amazon's contract with the U.S. Defense Department after getting complaints from other tech companies....
2019-07-18 21:01

Amazon investing $700M to 'upskill' 100,000 workers Retail giant Amazon has said it will invest $700 million to train new workers for jobs like data mapping scientists, solutions architect, security engineer and business analyst -- a plan to "upskill" 100,000 employees....
2019-07-12 14:51

Amazon slammed over product safety issues Amazon could be committing "widespread deception" by selling thousands of products without any warnings despite goods having been deemed unsafe, according to a top consumer protection regulator....
2019-08-27 01:00

How the Amazon’s fires, deforestation affect the U.S. Midwest (NBC News) — The Amazon’s lush greenery and network of waterways are at risk in the face of this summer’s record fires, but another force of nature brewing high above the landscape is also deserving of attention, scientists and rese...
2019-08-26 09:34

Amazon Web Services Creates 500 Jobs in Germany AWS, which grew out of the technology that runs Amazon's e-commerce platform, is gaining scale in Germany after addressing concerns about privacy that led many manufacturing firms to keep their......
2019-09-16 18:34

Amazon Music Streaming Goes High-Definition Amazon is introducing a high-resolution version of its music service, making it the first major subscription-streaming player to offer digital sound quality at CD quality or better....
2019-09-17 23:00

Amazon under EU antitrust fire over use of merchant data Amazon became the target of an antitrust investigation by the European Union on Wednesday over its use of merchants' data, underlining regulators' increasing focus on how tech companies exploit customer information....
2019-07-17 16:51

Don't treat Amazon like a 'colony', says Brazil's Bolsonaro Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday the idea of creating an international alliance to save the Amazon rainforest would be treating Brazil like "a colony or no man's land," calling it an attack on the country's sovereignty....
2019-08-26 21:00

Amazon Launches New Fulfilment Centre in Maharashtra Amazon India plans to have more than 50 fulfilment centres in 13 states with a combined storage space of around 25 million cubic feet by the end of 2019....
2019-09-17 22:34

Amazon Struggles to Advance in Videogame Industry Amazon.com laid off several dozen employees from its division that develops videogames, as the tech giant has struggled to produce a hit and make inroads in the industry....
2019-06-17 15:00

How Amazon's Shipping Empire Is Challenging UPS and FedEx Amazon’s recent breakup with shipping partner FedEx illustrates how far the e-commerce giant has come in creating its own delivery network. Here is a look at the company’s vast shipping empire....
2019-08-29 16:00

Amazon's Prime Day Sale Begins Next Week: What You Should Know Amazon's Prime Day 2019 sale begins next week and we've prepared a simple guide to help you with all the information you need before this year's Prime Day sale event....
2019-07-12 14:17

The Vatican will consider ordaining married men as priests in the Amazon The Vatican will soon consider allowing some married men in the Amazon region of South America to be ordained as priests, in order to help alleviate a shortage of Catholic clergy there....
2019-06-17 13:00

Amazon to offer help for customers who search about suicide Amazon.com Inc plans to promote helpline phone numbers to customers who query its site about suicide, the company told Reuters on Thursday, after searches on its site suggested users search for nooses and other potentially harmful products....
2019-08-29 23:34

The best selling unlocked phone at Amazon might surprise you Google hit a home run with its mid-range Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Priced at $399 and $479 respectively, the phones offer the same outstanding photographic experience that the Pixel line has been known for, but at half the price. In fact, if you are ...
2019-06-17 06:17

Amazon’s making a Lord of the Rings MMO set pre-trilogy Amazon today revealed the long-rumored Lord of the Rings MMO that’s in the works is being developed in collaboration with its internal Amazon Game Studios — meaning we’ll soon get both a new Rings game and that TV show it’s already revealed. There’s ...
2019-07-11 02:51

Amazon is co-developing a 'Lord of the Rings' game Lord of the Rings fans have been patiently waiting for the long-promised Amazon series. While we still don't know when the show will debut or who will star in it, Amazon has more Lord of the Rings news. Today, Amazon Game Studios announced that ...
2019-07-10 22:17

Amazon pushes shoppers to consider its own brands before clicking ‘buy’ The aggressive tactic shows how the e-commerce giant can use its powerful platform to favor its brands just as shoppers are about to purchase rival items....
2019-08-29 08:00

Protect Yourself Against Amazon Prime Day Phishing Scams The great Amazon Prime Day is nearly upon us (Monday, July 15, midnight PT). Naturally, Amazon wants you to part with as much of your money as possible, but it isn’t the only one. According to a report from Wired, a big phishing scam called 16Shop is...
2019-07-12 18:51

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5m to help save the Amazon Earth Alliance, an environmental group co-founded by the actor, said donation will help ‘focus critical resources’ amid wildfiresEarth Alliance, an environmental group co-founded by Leonardo DiCaprio, has announced over the weekend that it will donat...
2019-08-26 19:00

Amazon Lays Off Dozens Of Game Developers During E3 Yesterday, as the video game industry’s attention was focused squarely on the final day of the E3 convention in Los Angeles, Amazon’s video game division quietly laid off dozens of employees....
2019-06-15 02:00

Lady Gaga's cosmetics line is just for Amazon You won't find Lady Gaga's new beauty line at Sephora or Ulta, or even alongside the Fenty counter at your local department store. The songstress announced that Haus Laboratories -- her upcoming line of cosmetics -- will be sold exclusively...
2019-07-11 06:00

Amazon Music is growing faster than Spotify Sure, Spotify has 100 million paid subscribers, and Apple Music has 60 million. But Amazon won't be left in the dust. According to Financial Times, the number of people subscribing to Amazon Music Unlimited grew roughly 70 percent in the last ye...
2019-07-12 18:51

Amazon looks to hire thousands in Pima County PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. – Online retail giant, Amazon, will hire more than 3,000 people in Pima County. Pima County Community Services, Employment & Training has been helping Amazon in the hiring process. To learn more about the job opportunities, ...
2019-08-26 19:00

How to Use Parental Controls From Apple, Google and Amazon The settings sections of many common devices allow parents to do everything from block explicit content to set a fixed gadget bedtime—all without paying extra or ceding privacy to an outside service....
2019-09-17 23:00

It's officially now the worst ever August for Amazon deforestation The amount of Amazon rainforest being cleared in Brazil has hit a record high. But president Jair Bolsonaro is moving to ban the setting of fires for two months...
2019-08-29 20:34

Amazon plans to spend $700 million on this new initiative Amazon.com is expected to announce on Thursday it plans to retrain a third of its U.S. workforce to help its employees move into more advanced jobs.       ...
2019-07-11 14:00

Brazil's Bolsonaro thanks Trump for support at G7 on the Amazon Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his support in the Group of Seven's discussion of the Amazon region at last weekend's summit of the world's wealthiest nations in France....
2019-08-29 23:34

A 2,000km journey through the Amazon rainforest - podcast Tom Phillips describes his recent Amazon trip and examines the impact of the new era of wrecking ushered in by Brazil’s president, Jair Bolsonaro. Also, Rhik Samadder on coping with depression when your job involves trying to amuse peopleAfter Brazil...
2019-09-14 04:34

Get Amazon Prime Day Deals With a Free Trial If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you can be noncommittal about Amazon Prime Day. You’ve already paid your $119 annual fee or monthly portion of it, so what’s it going to hurt to browse through some of the discounts the megastore is hawking for two d...
2019-07-02 00:34

Amazon keeps Alexa transcripts unless you manually delete them Back in May, Amazon introduced a new Alexa feature that makes it easy to delete your voice history -- apparently, that could be pretty handy if you don't want Amazon to keep copies of your Alexa conversations. In a letter sent to Sen. Chris Coon...
2019-07-04 07:51

Brazil says open to aid for Amazon fires, but will decide how it's used Brazil said on Tuesday it was ready to accept foreign aid to help fight fires in the Amazon but only if it could determine how it was spent, in an apparent attempt to smooth over a public spat between the Brazilian and French presidents....
2019-08-28 04:34

Labor Day TV sales: 4K TV deals from Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon and more Labor Day sales have officially begun, and that means it's a fantastic time to find record-low prices on top-brand TVs. Labor Day TV sales include massive savings on a wide range of television sets from retailers like Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon, ...
2019-08-28 06:00

The best Amazon Prime Day deals on clothing, shoes, and more We've found the best Amazon Prime Day sales for clothing, shoes, accessories, and more, including brands like Under Armour, Adidas, and J. Crew.       ...
2019-07-15 20:01

Here’s Everything New on Amazon Prime Video in September 2019 Amazon Prime Video is airing dozens of new shows and movies this month. The streaming platform’s original offerings in September include the series finale of Transparent — staged as a musical — and the summer comedy Late Night, star...
2019-09-02 20:34

Amazon Seeks Exclusive Programming for IMDb TV Amazon is increasing its investment in IMDb TV, its ad-supported streaming service for on-demand movies and television shows, as consumers suggest there is room for alternatives to ad-free subscription video....
2019-08-28 09:00

We Found Them! Amazon's Prime Day Tile Deals Are the Best We've Ever Seen. Can never find your keys? Always losing your wallet in the couch cushions? Never put the dog leash in the same place twice? Tile is the answer to all your woes, especially now that you can replace the battery yourself....
2019-07-16 20:17

Search Amazon's Bestseller Lists on This Site “Search Best Sellers” is a shopping site that helps you find the bestseller lists for every product category on Amazon. As the site explains, while Amazon keeps a list for the most popular products in hundreds of categories, it doesn’t let you search...
2019-07-04 19:34

Amazon’s Deliveroo Investment Is Halted for U.K. Scrutiny A British regulator ordered that an Amazon-led cash infusion into the food-delivery start-up be paused to study whether it creates competition concerns....
2019-07-05 16:34

Amazon lessons from the last 25 years, according to one of its most bullish analysts D.A. Davidson's Tom Forte, one of the most bullish analysts on Amazon, says the company's customer obsessions is its most important quality....
2019-07-05 23:17

Dealmaster: Amazon Prime Day deals you can snag for under $50 Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) This year's Amazon Prime Day event is slowing down, but there are still dozens of deals available that are worth checking out. Though Amazon is still pushing lots of nonsense, Prime Day offers some genuinely go...
2019-07-16 23:34

Amazon takes on TCL’s Roku TV with low-cost HDR Fire TV Enlarge / Seeing is believing when it comes to HDR, and this mock-up comparison of the display tech hints at what awaits Toshiba buyers. (Note: The TV pictured above is NOT the one we're writing about today.) (credit: Ars Technica) Things are looki...
2019-06-27 21:01

The best Amazon Prime Day deals 2019: US Edition It's officially Amazon Prime Day 2019 today in the US, and we have a curated list of the best deals you can buy right now, according to our team of experts. We're here all 48 hours to update this in-depth discounts page in real-time.Below, ...
2019-07-15 11:00

Amazon's Counter package pickup comes to the US via Rite Aid There are plenty of ways to get a hold of your Amazon packages, but sometimes it's easier to pick up a parcel when you're out running other errands. To help with this, Amazon has expanded its Counter system to the US, letting customers pick...
2019-06-27 19:00

How to Enable Notifications for Amazon Prime Day Deals Prime Day 2019 is upon us, and Amazon will be offering steep discounts through July 16. Instead of sitting on the Amazon website waiting for the next Lightning Deal, you can enable mobile and desktop notifications for whatever deals you’re interested...
2019-07-15 21:00

Leo’s $5 Million Donation Is Great, But It's Not Enough to Save the Amazon Leonardo DiCaprio’s environmental organization Earth Alliance created a donation fund over the weekend to help address the crisis in the Amazon. The actor kicked in a $5 million donation, and the group is calling on the public to help as well. Read m...
2019-08-27 17:00

People are going wild for this $1,200 ‘garden igloo’ on Amazon Chill in your igloo this summer. A number of retailers like Amazon and Walmart are selling a variety of clear domes that resemble igloos that you put in your yard — “garden igloos” if you will. There’s this 12-foot, $1,200 “Garden Dome Igloo” that th...
2019-07-02 01:00

5 things on Amazon that are worthy of their 5-star ratings With Prime Day just around the corner, here are 5 products on Amazon that truly deserve their 5-star ratings AND a spot in your shopping cart.       ...
2019-07-01 23:00

Brazil Says It Will Reject Millions in Amazon Aid Pledged at G7 President Jair Bolsonaro suggested that he would reconsider accepting the aid if President Emmanuel Macron of France withdrew “insults made to my person.”...
2019-08-27 18:00

Amazon Cloud Cam: everything you need to know about the Alexa-powered camera Amazon Cloud Cam gives Alexa a new sense: sight. It’s a security camera and a pet camera, a motion detector and even a two-way intercom that you can use to chat to the kids or bark at the dog.Amazon Cloud Cam was introduced in late 2017, altho...
2019-07-01 23:00

5 things you must do to get ready for Amazon's big Prime Day We've got the skinny on the top things to do before Amazon Prime Day on July 15. If you want to get the best deals, don't go into this massive sale unprepared.       ...
2019-07-02 18:00

Amazon Fire TV gets new live television section If you have an Amazon Fire TV device and you use it to watch live television, you'll be pleased to know that finding live TV channels is about to get easier than ever before.The company has announced that Fire TV devices in the US will be gettin...
2019-07-01 11:51

Amazon appears to be cutting prices at Whole Foods again Whole Foods prices are falling modestly, after seeing a price hike earlier this year, narrowing the premium to other grocers like Kroger, according to a Morgan Stanley note published Tuesday....
2019-08-27 22:00

Here's What People Thought of Amazon When It First Launched in the Mid-1990s Amazon was founded on July 5, 1994, and launched its online store in 1995, letting people buy books from the comfort of their homes. Twenty-five years after its inception, Amazon now sells everything from taco holders shaped like dinosaurs to tongue ...
2019-07-03 16:51

16 Amazon Prime secrets you didn't know about You're going to want a Prime membership for Amazon Prime Day. But your membership comes with a ton of other great perks you might not even know about.       ...
2019-06-30 20:00

Deal: Unlocked Moto G6 with 64GB is $120 off on Amazon The Moto G6 debuted one year ago, but it's still going strong when it comes to sales. The new Moto G7 didn't bring too many improvements hardware-wise, but the advantage is we can get Motorola's latest mid-range smartphone for the same price as the m...
2019-06-30 05:17

The Amazon is burning. The climate is changing. And we're doing nothing to stop it Soaring in a plane above the Amazon isn't meant to sting your eyes with smoke and cause your pilot to climb frantically just to get visibility back. Yet the fires conjured what you're never meant to witness: what the end of the world looks like....
2019-09-04 07:00

Amazon Confirms It Keeps Alexa Transcripts You Can't Delete Next time you use Amazon Alexa to message a friend or order a pizza, know that the record could be stored indefinitely, even if you ask to delete it. Read more......
2019-07-04 03:34

PlayStation Classic price drops to $25 at Best Buy, Amazon We get it -- you really don't like the PlayStation Classic. You've told us, over and over again. We weren't huge fans when we reviewed it, but that was when it cost $100. The price quickly dropped over the next few months, to $60, $40,...
2019-07-04 07:51

Deal: Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for less than $1 Ahead of the Prime Day deals coming on 15 and 16 July, Amazon is running a promotion on its music streaming service. Unlike many of the previous promotions, this one seems to be available worldwide, so no matter where you live, you should be able to ...
2019-06-28 15:17

Prime Day promo: Amazon will pay you $10 for more data collection A browser extension from Amazon is being touted on Prime Day for a $10 discount. It's a tool to let Amazon hit you up on desktop with more offers.       ...
2019-07-17 00:51

Prime Day 2019: Top kitchen deals right now on Amazon Spring cleaning has given way to summer spending, and now your kitchen needs an update. Jump start healthy eating — it’s bikini weather, after all — with 35 percent off Vitamix Blenders, or finally get what all the Instant Pot hype ...
2019-07-17 01:17

Amazon will launch new Alexa hardware on September 25 It’s that time of year: every other gadget company seems to have new hardware on the way. Samsung and Apple have already had their events, and Microsft has one October 2nd. Today, Amazon sent out invites for a hardware event taking place on September...
2019-09-12 20:00

Brazil's Bolsonaro awaits news on U.S. help for Amazon Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may have news later in the day on his request to U.S. President Donald Trump for help fighting the Amazon rainforest fires....
2019-08-30 18:00

Blink vs Ring: what are the differences between Amazon's cams? If you're looking into getting a home security camera, you may well be looking at products from Blink or Ring. Both brands are owned by Amazon, but they bring very different capabilities and price points to the party.Blink offers affordable...
2019-06-20 17:51

Amazon expanding reach in the automotive industry Amazon is expected to grow its Alexa-enabled offerings in the coming months and years, including a significant expansion into the embedded software systems of vehicles....
2019-07-13 07:00

Amazon, Microsoft wage war over the Pentagon's 'war cloud' Amazon and Microsoft are battling it out over a $10 billion opportunity to build the U.S. military its first "war cloud" computing system. But Amazon's early hopes of a shock-and-awe victory may be slipping away....
2019-07-09 20:17

Amazon buys Disney’s stake in YES Network Disney just sold its stake in the New York Yankees’ pay-TV service to a group that includes Amazon. The film and entertainment giant on Thursday sold its 80% interest in the YES Network to an investment group led by the Yankees and Sinclair Broadcast...
2019-08-30 11:00

Amazon schedules hardware event for September 25 Amazon is planning to host an event to unveil new devices in Seattle on September 25. Amazon unveiled nearly a dozen new devices at a Seattle event last year.Read More...
2019-09-13 00:34

Amazon Just Unveiled Its Most Detailed Prime Day Preview Yet Prime Day kicks off at 3AM ET on Monday (and yes, we’ll be up for the start of it), but if you want to start planning out your purchases, Amazon just unveiled a huge list of the upcoming deals.Read more......
2019-07-13 02:51

Prime Day extended: the Amazon Echo Dot is on sale for 50% off While Amazon Prime Day is officially over, there are still some hot deals that are available on the tech giant's site. Our favorite Prime Day extended sale is the Echo Dot smart speaker that's on sale for $24.99. That's a 50% discount ...
2019-07-17 19:17

16 brilliant products with over 1,000 great reviews on Amazon From toilet lights to inverted umbrellas, these brilliant products with over 1,000 reviews on Amazon are among the most fascinating things online now.       ...
2019-06-19 23:51

Don't Open Any Amazon Prime Day Emails, Just in Case Amazon’s made-up holiday dedicated to “epic deals” and working its warehouse workers to the bone is fast approaching, and so, apparently, are pretty convincing phishing scams disguised as emails from the tech giant.Read more......
2019-07-12 23:51

These are the 15 most-watched shows this week from Netflix, HBO, Amazon, and more Actor Holt McCallany, who stars in Netflix’s Mindhunter series opposite Jonathan Groff as a 1970s-era FBI agent in the early days of the bureau’s new behavioral science unit, was reportedly told by creator and executive producer David Fin...
2019-08-30 07:00

Kohl’s will return your Amazon packages for free It’s a move that sets Kohl’s apart from other retailers striving to compete with Amazon and one that chief executive Michelle Glass said will drive traffic to the company’s brick-and-mortar stores....
2019-07-10 02:51

Brazil says U.S. offer for help on Amazon appears more effective Brazil's Foreign Affairs Minister Ernesto Araújo said on Friday that the United States' offer to help in the Amazon appears to be a more effective cooperation than former European efforts in that area....
2019-09-14 02:00

The Morning After: Amazon Prime Day strike plans Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning, there! Amazon's Prime Day faces a threat, and we're not talking about Target and eBay's competitor sales. We also nail down some more details on Pokémon Sword and Shield, get ...
2019-07-09 13:17

Here’s the new 4K Amazon Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision There’s a new Amazon Fire 4K TV ahead of Amazon Prime Day 2019, and it has Dolby Vision, Alexa and an HD antenna for local channels all baked in to the TV.The Amazon Fire TV Edition with Dolby Vision, as it’s officially called, pairs a ...
2019-06-21 00:51

Now You Can Return Unwanted Amazon Items to Kohl's Next time you want to return something to Amazon, you don’t necessarily have to pack everything up again and head to the post office. Starting this month, Amazon is allowing items to be returned via the mail as well as in person at any Kohl’s locatio...
2019-07-06 12:34

Amazon Prime Day 2019 Kicks Off: Here Are All the Best Deals Amazon Prime Day 2019 sale has started in India. There are hundreds of deals on mobile phones, TVs, laptops, accessories, and other products. We've handpicked the best deals you can grab on the Prime......
2019-07-15 08:17

The Apple Watch 4 gets a rare $70 price cut at Amazon If you've been waiting to snag a deal on the Apple Watch 4, then you're in luck. Amazon has a rare price cut on the Apple Watch Series 4 with cellular and GPS technology. For a limited time, you can get the Series 4 smartwatch on sale for $...
2019-08-31 10:34

Protesters Disrupt Amazon Event Over Its Ties With ICE Demonstrators disrupted an Amazon event in New York, voicing opposition to the company’s ties to entities that enforce the Trump administration’s crackdown on illegal immigration....
2019-07-12 06:17

Prime Day pro tip: Find extra deals with Amazon's app By Nathan Burrow Amazon Prime Day 2019 will begin July 15, and we're getting ready to bring you all the best deals on Wirecutter picks and recommendations from our expert staff. Bookmark our Deals page, follow Wirecutter Deals on Twitter, and s...
2019-07-14 16:34

Spain's El Corte Ingles wants to become Europe's next Amazon Europe's largest department store chain was hit hard by the 2008 financial crisis. Now, with Chinese giant Alibaba at its side, it wants to take on online retail powerhouse Amazon and grow its customer base....
2019-07-08 15:17

Unlicensed Signal Boosters Get a Boost From Amazon Cell phone signal boosters can disrupt entire networks, which is why they're tightly regulated by the FCC. But it's all too easy to find unauthorized devices online....
2019-08-30 22:34

Why Amazon Employees Are Protesting Over Climate Change On September 20, over 1,000 Amazon employees—mostly made up of staff at the company’s Seattle headquarters—will walk out of Amazon offices to protest the company’s inaction over climate change, as part of the larger global climate strike. The strike,...
2019-09-10 20:34

The best Amazon Prime Day 2019 deals: Best of the rest This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commissions. that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously ...
2019-07-17 04:51

Amazon's Ring reveals where it's partnering with law enforcement Amazon's Ring security service now works with 405 law enforcement agencies across the US. Today, Ring released a map showing every police department it's partnered with, as well as details on when each partnership began. The hundreds of dep...
2019-08-28 23:00

Why these shoppers regret their Amazon Prime Day purchases Amazon Prime Day is over, which means your buyer's remorse might be sinking in. But you're not alone. Here are some tips for what to do next, including course-correcting your finances....
2019-07-17 15:34

How Amazon FBA can help you launch a successful e-commerce business For the uninitiated, FBA, or Fulfillment by Amazon, lets you store your own products for sale in Amazon's fulfillment centers, where they are then picked, packed, shipped all by Amazon. It's an incredibly easy way to scale up a business, and Amazon e...
2019-06-21 15:51

The Amazon fires put spotlight on two rival leaders Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro and Bolivia's Evo Morales are on opposite ends of the political spectrum. But critics accuse both of abetting the destruction of the Amazonian rainforest....
2019-08-27 08:34

Amazon Workers Plan to Strike on Prime Day Employees at Amazon’s now-infamous Shakopee, Minnesota, warehouse—the first of the famously anti-union retailer’s locations to stage a walkout in the U.S.—is planning a strike next week to coincide with Prime Day, the company’s invented shopping holi...
2019-07-09 01:51

Aussies can get $10 off any Amazon order in this Prime Day promo Australia's second edition of Amazon Prime Day is just a few sleeps away but the promos from the e-commerce giant just keep coming. After offering extended free trial periods for both Audible and Kindle Unlimited, and making international P...
2019-07-10 06:17

Publishers sue Amazon-owned app for copyright infringement Some of the biggest names in publishing are suing Amazon-owned Audible — claiming the audiobook company’s new speech-to-text feature violates copyright laws. Harper Collins, Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic and others ar...
2019-08-24 04:34

Amazon's Favorite New Word Is 'Privacy,' But Does It Even Know the Meaning? Few companies have done more than Amazon to dilute the meaning of the word “privacy.” A little more than a decade ago, “privacy” was a word used by people to describe the state of being alone and unobserved, away from prying eyes and ears. Today, so-...
2019-09-26 05:00

Amazon wants to make a wearable that can read your emotions Would you want your fitness tracker to understand how you're feeling? Amazon is reportedly developing a product that can determine human emotions as well as your overall health and fitness.According to internal documents seen by Bloomberg, ...
2019-05-24 13:34

Amazon’s Echo Frames are eyeglasses with Alexa Amazon's Echo Frames is a pair of eyeglasses that can speak with AI assistant Alexa, and made its debut today alongside the Echo Loop smart ring.Read More...
2019-09-26 06:00

The Amazon Is Still Burning. Blame Beef (and Bolsonaro). Welcome to the lawless heart of the Brazilian Amazon. Here, cattle ranchers and loggers — emboldened by President Jair Bolsonaro — are clearing huge swaths of rainforest every minute. All in the name of progress....
2019-10-06 19:00

The Amazon Is Still Burning. Blame Beef (and Bolsonaro) Welcome to the lawless heart of the Brazilian Amazon. Here, cattle ranchers and loggers — emboldened by President Jair Bolsonaro — are clearing huge swaths of rainforest every minute. All in the name of progress....
2019-10-06 16:34

At Amazon, facial recognition ban won just 2% of shareholder vote Amazon.com Inc shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that the company stop selling facial recognition technology to government agencies, a regulatory filing on Friday showed....
2019-05-25 01:51

Everything Amazon announced at its Alexa event today As is now typical just ahead of the holidays, Amazon just inundated us with a whole new lineup of hardware devices, including new Echo smart speakers and screens, at its Alexa event today, plus other smart home and connected devices from its brands R...
2019-09-26 06:34

Amazon facial recognition ban won just 2% of shareholder vote Amazon.com Inc shareholders overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that the company stop selling facial recognition technology to government agencies, while a resolution to audit the service drew more support, a regulatory filing on Friday showed....
2019-05-25 03:34

Amazon introduces new $99 Eero mesh Wi-Fi routers Amazon is launching a new generation of Eero router, the first new iteration of Eero hardware since it acquired the company earlier this year. The new router is $99 for one, or available in a three-pack for $249, and is available in the U.S. today a...
2019-09-26 06:34

Quitting the five tech giants: Could you abandon Amazon? Imagine your life without Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, or Microsoft. David Gewirtz begins his five-day look at quitting the Big Five tech giants with Amazon. Sure, he can quit. He can quit anytime he wants......
2019-05-25 03:51

Take a sneak peek at Amazon's new Alexa products Amazon unveiled many new products at a press event. Highlights include Alexa glasses, ear buds, a Dot with a clock and an oven that answers to Alexa.       ...
2019-09-26 07:00

Amazon's Echo, Alexa parade: What it all means Here are Larry Dignan's key takeaways from Amazon's 2019 hardware event and what it means for smart home integration, privacy, and digital assistants....
2019-09-26 07:34

Amazon Prime Day 2020 in the US: what did the best deals of 2019 tell us? Amazon Prime Day is officially wrapped up and, as expected, it was a record-breaking event. With over 175 million items sold, the 48-hour sale proved to be bigger than Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. But before we start looking forward t...
2019-08-07 21:00

Amazon and Flipkart Festive Sales: Best Offers Available on the Last Day Amazon Great Indian Festival 2019 and Flipkart Big Billion Days 2019 sales end at midnight tonight. We've compiled a list of all the great deals that are still available on the last day....
2019-10-04 20:34

Amazon wants to write facial recognition rules Amazon's public policy team is drafting legislation that would regulate the use of facial recognition technologies, but some privacy advocates think that's a bad idea....
2019-10-04 09:34

Disney and Amazon going to war over streaming content: report Disney and Amazon are going to war over streaming, according to a report. The dispute between the corporate behemoths over advertising could impact the future residence of Disney apps on Amazon’s Fire TV as well as distribution for the upcoming...
2019-10-04 09:00

The 30 most-watched TV shows for September on Netflix, Amazon, and more Amazon’s sumptuous new high-fantasy series Carnival Row debuted on the retailer’s streaming video arm at the end of August, and in short order it went on to pull off an impressive feat for the service. With Netflix and its buzzy original ...
2019-10-04 00:34

EU piles pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires The European Union piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon basin, with Ireland and France saying they could block a trade deal with South America....
2019-08-23 19:34

Amazon and Google continue to list gun accessories despite ban Sales listings for shotgun rounds, magazines and other firearm accessories are slipping through the cracks at Google and Amazon -- despite algorithms designed to catch the forbidden items. The Washington Post reported today that listings for such ite...
2019-08-08 06:34

Amazon's Echo devices and prices: How much they cost, when and where to buy them Alexa Smart Oven, Echo Buds, Echo Flex, Echo Frames, Echo Glow, Echo Loop, Echo Show 8, Echo Studio, Eero Mesh, Ring Fetch, Ring Alarm Retrofit Kit, Ring Indoor Cam, Ring Stick up Cam, Echo Dot with Clock -- find out how much they all cost and when y...
2019-09-26 02:34

Bezos Says Amazon Will Bet Even Bigger Despite Antitrust Probes In a speech at an Amazon conference, CEO Jeff Bezos sounded unconcerned by reports that regulators are eyeing the company, potentially for a break-up....
2019-06-06 23:34

Amazon Alexa gets new privacy controls, and will tell you what it's hearing Alexa is getting two new voice commands that will give you more control over your privacy. At its device launch event in Seattle, Washington, Amazon announced that it's adding two new voice commands to its virtual assistant: "Alexa, tell me what...
2019-09-25 20:34

ProBeat: Breakthrough or BS, Amazon’s Rekognition is dangerous Amazon claims Rekognition can use facial recognition to detect emotion. Experts agree that human emotion can't be accurately detected with one's face.Read More...
2019-08-17 12:34

Amazon sent 20 order confirmations to the wrong people Twenty Amazon customers in the US had their order updates sent via email to the wrong person thanks to a "technical issue." Amazon confirmed the snafu after a report from TechCrunch exposed the issue. In addition to an individual's order, these ...
2019-08-17 20:00

Amazon’s new Fire HD 10 tablet costs $149 and charges via USB-C The new Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet. [credit: Valentina Palladino ] Amazon added to its lineup of products again today, just a few weeks after ...
2019-10-08 22:34

Amazon introduces new Alexa Dot speaker with clock Press event in Seattle unveils new connected speaker and smart home products at Amazon headquarters in "The Spheres."       ...
2019-09-25 21:00

The Amazon Forest Fires Are a Form of 'Genocide' When Richard Pearshouse visited indigenous communities in the Brazilian Amazon in April to investigate illegal deforestation, he heard countless horrors of land grabbers directly threatening and intimidating people. One story, however, really stuck w...
2019-08-23 23:00

The Morning After: Amazon drones and Uber Copter Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. In the lull between WWDC and E3 (remember to tune in for Google's Stadia announcement at noon ET), Amazon's showing off new delivery drones, Uber Copter is ready to take flight and there's some ve...
2019-06-06 14:51

Top U.S. publishers sue Amazon's Audible for copyright infringement Amazon.com Inc's Audible was sued by some of the top U.S. publishers for copyright infringement on Friday, aiming to block a planned rollout of a feature called 'Audible Captions' that shows the text on screen as a book is narrated....
2019-08-23 21:00

Powerbeats Pro are currently 20% off on Amazon, but the deal ends tonight If you want to start your Black Friday shopping early, Amazon has you covered with a great deal on the Powerbeats Pro true wireless headphones - they’re on sale for the next 24 hours for just $199.99 (regularly $249.99).In case you missed our ...
2019-10-08 00:00

The Amazon is burning because the world eats so much meat The Amazon fires are no accident. Many of them are being set by ranchers to clear land for cattle -- a traditional practice emboldened by Brazil's pro-business president, who is backed by the country's so-called "beef caucus."...
2019-08-23 20:00

Amazon Alexa is rolling out to 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs LG has announced that it's rolling out Amazon Alexa support to its 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs, which includes its range of LG UHD TVs, NanoCell TVs, and OLED TVs.Amazon's voice assistant joins Google Assistant, which is already supported by LG TV...
2019-05-23 17:17

Art connecting the Amazon rainforest and Greenland's glaciers Storms, droughts, floods — climate change has been driving thousands of students to the streets every Friday. But how are artists addressing the subject? Photographer Barbara Dombrowski has forged her own path....
2019-05-23 22:17

Amazon Says Drone Deliveries Coming "Within Months" Amazon said Wednesday it expects to begin large-scale deliveries by drone in the coming months as it unveiled its newest design for its "Prime Air" fleet....
2019-06-06 02:51

Amazon Says It Can Detect Fear on Your Face. You Scared? The company updates its Rekognition suite with an algorithm that can tell if you’re afraid. Researchers say such emotion detectors don’t work very well....
2019-08-18 21:00

UK PM deeply concerned about Amazon rainforest fires Britain is deeply concerned about fires in the Amazon rainforest and Prime Minister Boris Johnson will use the G7 summit to call for a renewed focus on protecting nature, his office said on Friday....
2019-08-23 19:34

The Best Movies and TV Shows New to Netflix, Amazon and More in August Every month, subscription streaming services add a new batch of titles to their libraries. Here are the ones we think are most interesting for August....
2019-08-01 15:34

Amazon's 'Live Mode' lets you try on makeup via its app Cosmetics giant L'Oreal announced last year that it was buying augmented reality beauty app maker ModiFace. Since then it's deployed virtual makeup try-ons across a number of its own brands, allowing shoppers to test different shades of mak...
2019-06-04 17:17

Amazon's Blowing Out a Ton of Storage and PC Gear, Today Only Amazon’s marking down a ton of storage devices, plus a few PCs and accessories, in today’s Gold Box. There’s something from everybody here—microSD cards, rugged external drives, and awesome SSDs from companies like SanDisk, Seagate and Western Digita...
2019-05-28 14:34

Amazon 2019 hardware event: the 14 new devices and how to buy them The Amazon 2019 hardware launch event was filled with new Alex-powered gadgets – 14 of them to be precise – and we got hands-on time with several of them. It was a 90-minute fast-moving presentation, than spanned expected Echo spea...
2019-09-26 08:34

Extreme E reveals Amazon rainforest as second location A damaged part of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil's Para state has been confirmed as the second location the Extreme E series will visit during its inaugural season in 2021...
2019-10-02 19:34

Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space The Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space, and NASA can see these fires from space. Veuer’s Keri Lumm reports.        ...
2019-08-20 23:34

Amazon will let you delete your voice history with Alexa As Amazon announced the brand new Echo Show 5 today, it also introduced several new features that will come to all Alexa-enabled devices. One of them is focused squarely on privacy. Instead of having to delete your Alexa voice history manually, you&#...
2019-05-29 15:34

31 clever gifts from Amazon that work for everyone on your list — all under $50 Amazon Great news: Affordable gifts can be just as useful as expensive gifts. Below are 31 presents that anyone will actually be excited to receive. You can get them all on Amazon (come on in, last-minute shoppers) and for less than $50. Not ever...
2019-10-02 05:00

Amazon seen spreading its tentacles to 5G with T-Mobile interest One influential analyst called Amazon.com's reported interest in the U.S. wireless market "batshit crazy." Another said it was a "trojan horse" to kill off the big wireless players....
2019-05-31 23:51

Amazon's new opt-out keeps people from 'reviewing' your Alexa recordings Over the last few days Google and Apple have begun to address their use of real people that listen in on recordings to help improve voice AI like Assistant and Siri. For Amazon, these revelations surfaced months ago, and now it's added a toggle ...
2019-08-04 01:17

Are You Ready for Amazon or Comcast to Be the Next Big Wireless Carrier? While the T-Mobile–Sprint merger still hasn’t gotten the green light from the Justice Department, the FCC has already approved the deal and as part of the FCC’s stipulations, T-Mobile/Sprint would be forced to sell off Boost Mobile. However, the more...
2019-05-31 18:34

How this former Amazon exec is turning Snap's ad business around Jeremi Gorman is simplifying, giving the sales team an "Amazon-esque" structure and building out her team to ramp up the Snap's ads organization....
2019-08-04 21:17

The top 15 most-watched shows this week from Netflix, Amazon, and more Netflix’s powerful new 8-episode series Unbelievable, which tracks the story of a sexual assault based on a joint ProPublica and The Marshall Project article titled “An Unbelievable Story of Rape,” remains one of the most-binged TV ...
2019-10-01 23:34

The Amazon is burning and smoke from the fires can be seen from space Smoke from record wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest blanketed São Paulo on Monday and could be seen from space.        ...
2019-08-21 09:34

Amazon Said to Be Interested in Buying a US Telecom Operator Amazon is interested in buying prepaid cellphone wireless service Boost Mobile from US carriers T-Mobile US and Sprint, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters....
2019-05-31 07:51

Amazon Dash Buttons took away our freedom to choose – and to think All Amazon Dash buttons will stop working at the end of August – and that’s a good thing. Dash Buttons made re-ordering everyday items like toilet paper and clothes detergent so simple, you didn’t even need to think about it ...
2019-08-05 20:17

Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change....
2019-08-21 17:00

Buy a Wine Chiller During This Amazon One-Day Sale and Sip Rosé All Day Tell everyone in your life to chill the F out and enjoy a cold glass of rosé. If you think rosé is gross, don’t worry, you can chill your bottles of white and red wine in one of these Ivation wine chillers. Right now, Amazon has a gold box with seven...
2019-05-30 22:51

Travelers in India can now book flights on Amazon As if Amazon needed to get even bigger, a new partnership in India will allow customers in India to book flights too.        ...
2019-05-30 01:17

Amazon Pantry Service Now Available in 110 Indian Cities Amazon Pantry grocery box service is now available in 110 cities in India, the company announced. The service can be used by the Amazon customers in cities like Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bhubaneswar,......
2019-05-30 17:34

DHL stops deliveries for Amazon Fresh in Germany Deutsche Post DHL will no longer deliver fresh food in Germany for Amazon as demand for the service launched in 2017 has been disappointing, a spokeswoman said on Wednesday....
2019-08-21 19:00

How to Prevent Amazon From Reviewing Your Alexa Convos After a Guardian story revealed that Apple uses human contractors to review some of its Siri recordings this week, Apple made the decision to temporarily suspend the program. Google followed suit with its virtual assistant, and now Amazon has done th...
2019-08-03 21:34

Amazon debating buying mobile provider Amazon has reportedly expressed interest in buying Boost Mobile from US carriers T-mobile and Sprint as the ecommerce giant looks to expand its current offerings.According to Reuters, two sources familiar with the matter revealed that Amazon is consi...
2019-06-01 04:01

Amazon, Alibaba Battle for Web Sales During Ramadan Big online retailers including Amazon and Alibaba are competing more fiercely to gain a foothold in the Arab world during this year’s Ramadan, Islam’s holy month of fasting and gift giving....
2019-06-01 13:34

FedEx to end ground-delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
2019-08-07 15:34

Amazon says 10 million items now qualify for 1-day delivery Amazon, which has been working to deliver orders faster, says that more than 10 million items now qualify for next-day delivery. The online shopping giant is in the process of upgrading its Prime membership, which costs $119 a year, to one-day delive...
2019-06-04 03:34

Amazon’s Ring wants to collect information from 911 calls Amazon's smart doorbell division Ring is angling for access to 911 caller data, a report by Gizmodo reveals. As part of its Neighbors app, which provides information about crimes in users' local areas, Ring is seeking to access data from th...
2019-08-02 20:34

Photos: Here’s how the Amazon wildfires and deforestation look from space Fires in the Amazon rainforest show up clearly and ominously in satellite imagery, showing the increased deforestation trends that are putting the planet's carbon savings account and bastion of biodiversity at risk....
2019-08-22 22:34

Amazon, Flipkart Said to Be Unlikely to Fully Participate in CCI Study Amazon and Flipkart are unlikely to fully participate in an Indian antitrust body's study of the e-commerce sector for fear of revealing trade secrets....
2019-05-28 19:34

Amazon starts one-day shipping for millions of products Amazon, facing increased competition from traditional retailers, has expanded free next-day delivery for more than ten million products for Prime members....
2019-06-03 19:17

Amazon, in War With Walmart, Touts One-Day Delivery Gains Amazon said it has made more than 10 million products available for free one-day delivery to Prime members in the U.S., the latest salvo in a battle over speedier shipping speeds with rival Walmart....
2019-06-03 15:00

The iRobot Roomba is down to its lowest price ever at Amazon If you didn't snag a discounted robot vacuum during Prime Day, then you're in luck. Right now Amazon has the best-selling iRobot Roomba 891 on sale for $379.99. That's a $52 discount and the lowest price we've seen for the Alexa-e...
2019-08-02 22:17

Amazon Forecast hits general availability Amazon Forecast, a fully managed service that uses AI and machine learning to deliver highly accurate forecasts, is now generally available.Read More...
2019-08-22 18:34

Bill de Blasio refuses to help Amazon return to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio is giving Amazon the cold shoulder, saying the retail giant won’t get any help from the city if they close on plans to move to Manhattan’s West Side. “Look, if Amazon decides — as Google did and as many other te...
2019-05-28 22:17

Report: The FTC May Be Considering Closer Antitrust Scrutiny of Amazon The Federal Trade Commission is putting Amazon under “closer watch,” a move that may signify heightened interest in some kind of antitrust investigation against the online retail behemoth, the Washington Post reported on Friday.Read more......
2019-06-03 06:01

Amazon Extends Alexa's Reach Into Wearables Amazon.com is bringing its Alexa virtual assistant to products ranging from earbuds to finger rings, as the e-commerce giant looks to expand the reach of its technology into users’ everyday lives....
2019-09-27 04:00

Amazon Exec's AirPod Gaffe is More Disgusting Than You Think One of the more popular takeaways from Amazon’s big hardware event yesterday was Dave Limp, the company’s Senior Vice President of Devices and Services, caught wearing an Apple AirPod during an interview. Read more......
2019-09-27 05:00