Slashdot Items Tagged "amazon"

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Thursday October 19, 2017 @01:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @07:13PM Amazon E-Book Buyers Receive Payment From Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @10:43AM Amazon's Next Big Bet is Letting You Communicate Without a Smartphone, Says Alexa's Chief Scientist
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:46AM Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:15PM Amazon Finally Makes a Waterproof Kindle
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:43PM Amazon Is Reportedly Building a Doorbell That Lets Drivers Into Your House
Sunday October 08, 2017 @12:36PM Is Amazon Lowering The Global Rate of Inflation?
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:49PM Amazon Is Headed For the Prescription-Drug Market, Analysts Say
Thursday October 05, 2017 @07:01PM Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service To Rival FedEx, UPS
Thursday October 05, 2017 @03:55PM Another Thing Amazon Is Disrupting: Business-School Recruiting
Sunday October 01, 2017 @01:00PM Meet The Next Major Operating System: Amazon's Alexa
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon's Echo Spot Is a Sneaky Way To Get a Camera Into Your Bedroom
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:44PM 'Amazon Effect' Hits Retailers Around the Globe
Thursday September 28, 2017 @10:26AM 5,000 People Are Working On Amazon's Digital Assistant Alexa
Monday September 25, 2017 @02:25PM Amazon Slashes Prices on 4K Content in Response To Apple TV 4K's Launch
Saturday September 23, 2017 @05:43PM Amazon Starts Charging For Cloud Computing Resources By the Second
Friday September 22, 2017 @08:57PM Inside Amazon's Warehouses: Thousands of Senior Citizens and the Occasional Robot Mishap
Friday September 22, 2017 @01:53PM Anatomy of a Moral Panic: Reports About Amazon Suggesting 'Bomb-Making Items' Were Highly Misleading
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:58PM Amazon Customers Can Now Return Things For Free At Kohl's Or Whole Foods
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:11PM Amazon Is Reportedly Working On Alexa-Enabled Smart Glasses
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @11:21AM Oracle's Larry Ellison Pokes Amazon Again With New Cloud Pricing Plan
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @11:06AM Amazon 'Reviewing' Its Website After It Suggested Bomb-Making Items
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @01:52PM Cities Are Competing to Give Amazon the 'Mother of All Civic Giveaways'
Friday September 15, 2017 @02:45PM South Park's Season Premier Sets Off Everyone's Amazon Echo
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Sunday September 10, 2017 @11:02PM As Robots Move Into Amazon's Warehouses, What's Happening To Its Human Workers?
Sunday September 10, 2017 @01:23AM Four EU Countries Seek Higher Taxes On Google and Amazon
Thursday September 07, 2017 @02:22PM Amazon Was Tricked By a Fake Law Firm Into Removing a Popular Product, Costing the Seller $200,000
Thursday September 07, 2017 @12:34PM Amazon Tries To Snuff Out a Bunch of Kindle Publishing Scams
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:25AM Thousands of Job Applicants Citing Top Secret US Government Work Exposed In Amazon Server Data Breach
Thursday August 31, 2017 @04:45PM Amazon Sold Eclipse Glasses That Cause 'Permanent Blindness,' Alleges Lawsuit
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Monday August 28, 2017 @10:50AM Amazon Just Made Shopping at Whole Foods Cheaper
Friday August 25, 2017 @08:13PM Amazon Tests Two-Hour Booze Delivery In 12 US Cities
Thursday August 24, 2017 @05:00PM A User Archived Nearly 2 Million Gigabytes of Porn to Test Amazon's 'Unlimited' Cloud Storage
Thursday August 24, 2017 @03:59PM Amazon To Complete $13.7B Whole Foods Deal Monday, Promises Lower Prices and Prime Integration
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @06:07PM Roku Is the Top Streaming Device In the US and Still Growing, Report Finds
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:01PM FTC Approves Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods
Friday August 18, 2017 @03:56PM E-Commerce To Evolve Next Month As Amazon Loses the 1-Click Patent
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:19PM Essential Phone Will Ship Next Week, Shortly After Breaking $1 Billion Valuation
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @12:40PM Amazon Will Pay Developers With the Most Engaging Alexa Skills
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @10:34AM Trump Accuses Amazon of Hurting 'Tax Paying Retailers'
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:07PM Amazon Adds 'Instant Pickup Points' In US Brick-And-Mortar Push
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @03:55PM Amazon Is Seeking $16 Billion Bond Sale For Whole Foods
Sunday August 13, 2017 @06:39PM Some Retailers Criticize Amazon's Recall of Eclipse Glasses
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:40PM Military Tech Could Be Amazon's Secret To Cheap, Non-Refrigerated Food
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:43PM Why Amazon's UK Tax Bill Has Dropped 50%
Thursday August 10, 2017 @04:16PM Watch Out Ticketmaster: Amazon In Talks To Offer Event Ticketing In US
Monday August 07, 2017 @12:04PM Amazon Owns a Whole Collection of Secret Brands
Friday August 04, 2017 @06:12PM BLU Claims Innocence, Gets Phones Reinstated On Amazon
Thursday August 03, 2017 @10:53AM Thousands Show Up For Jobs at Amazon Warehouses in US Cities
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:20PM Amazon's New Refunds Policy Will 'Crush' Small Businesses, Outraged Sellers Say
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @09:46AM Joining Apple, Amazon's China Cloud Service Bows To Censors
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @04:06PM Hackers Can Turn Amazon Echo Into a Covert Listening Device
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:23PM FreeBSD 11.1 Released
Thursday July 27, 2017 @11:23AM Not Made in America, Wal-Mart Looks Overseas For Online Vendors
Thursday July 27, 2017 @10:39AM Jeff Bezos Surpasses Bill Gates as World's Richest Person
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @10:39AM Amazon Jacked Up Prime Day Prices, Misleading Consumers, Says Vendor
Sunday July 23, 2017 @08:32PM Amazon Report Predicts Pet Translation Devices By 2027
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:04AM For Seattle Women Called Alexa, Frustrating To Share Name With Amazon Device
Friday July 21, 2017 @02:39PM Google, Apple, Amazon Hit Record Lobbying Highs
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:52PM FTC Probing Allegations of Amazon's Deceptive Discounting
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:30PM Trademarks Shows Amazon Has Sights On Meal-Kits, 'Single Cow Burgers' and Other Fast Food Options
Sunday July 16, 2017 @04:33PM Tech Companies Capture A Third Of This Year's Emmy Nominations
Saturday July 15, 2017 @04:15PM WSJ Op-Ed: The Post Office Is Delivering Amazon's Packages Below Cost
Friday July 14, 2017 @10:51PM Amazon Web Services Drops Controversial Patent Clause From Standard User Agreement
Thursday July 13, 2017 @06:33PM Amazon Prime Is a Blessing and a Curse For Remote Towns
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:21PM Amazon Is Getting Too Big and the Government Is Talking About It
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:04PM Amazon May Give Developers Your Private Alexa Transcripts
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:08PM Amazon Prime Will Soon Be More Popular Than Cable TV
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:07PM EFF's Latest Privacy Report Criticizes Amazon and WhatsApp Over Policies That 'Fall Short'
Monday July 10, 2017 @08:28PM Seattle City Council Unanimously Approves Income Tax For the Rich
Monday July 10, 2017 @01:39PM Microsoft To Offer Local Version of Azure Cloud Service
Friday July 07, 2017 @05:20PM Amazon Threatened To Kill Its Whole Foods Deal if the Grocer Started a Bidding War
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @09:33AM Amazon's Alexa Passes 15,000 skills, Up From 10,000 in February
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @03:01PM Hulu Joins Netflix and Amazon In Promoting Royalty-free Video Codec AV1
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @11:55AM Amazon and eBay Images Broken By Photobucket's 'Ransom Demand'
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:28PM Nike Thought It Didn't Need Amazon -- Then the Ground Shifted
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @05:27PM O'Reilly No Longer Selling Individual Books, Videos Online
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @11:40AM President Trump Attacks Amazon, Incorrectly Claiming That It Owns The Washington Post For Tax Purposes
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @06:28AM Amazon Will Offer Prime Video At Half-Price In All New Markets For Six More Months
Monday June 26, 2017 @10:00PM Amazon Robots Poised To Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses
Monday June 26, 2017 @06:12PM Google Home Is 6 Times More Likely To Answer Your Question Than Amazon Alexa
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:27PM eBay Will Now Price Match Amazon, Walmart and Others On Over 50,000 Items
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @02:16PM Walmart to Vendors: Get Off Amazon's Cloud
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:02PM Amazon Web Services Quietly Forms a Mixed Reality Team, But What Is It Building?
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @12:40PM Amazon Will Now Let You Try On Clothes Before You Buy Them
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:29PM 'The Unwillingness To Foresee The Future'
Monday June 19, 2017 @10:36AM Amazon Plans Cuts to Shed Whole Foods' Pricey Image
Friday June 16, 2017 @11:47AM Amazon Says It Won't Replace Whole Foods Cashiers With Computers... Yet
Friday June 16, 2017 @09:47AM Amazon To Buy Whole Foods Market For $13.7 Billion
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:32PM Amazon Granted a Patent That Prevents In-Store Shoppers From Online Price Checking
Thursday June 15, 2017 @01:59PM Team Collaboration App Slack, Valued at $9 Billion, Draws Attention of Amazon
Monday June 12, 2017 @11:59AM Amazon Sues Former AWS VP Over Non-Compete Deal
Saturday June 10, 2017 @02:06AM America's Five Biggest Tech Stocks Lost $97 Billion Friday
Thursday June 08, 2017 @03:33PM Amazon Kills Off Unlimited Cloud Storage Option For Amazon Drive
Thursday June 08, 2017 @12:20PM Amazon Lent $1 Billion To Merchants To Boost Sales On Its Marketplace
Thursday June 08, 2017 @10:18AM 'I'm Not Sure I Understand' -- How Apple's Siri Lost Her Mojo
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @12:47PM Amazon Is Offering a Discount on Prime For People On Government Assistance
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @12:03PM Amazon, Mozilla, Kickstarter, and Reddit Are Staging a Net Neutrality Online Protest
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:32AM Moving On From Fire Phone Turmoil, Amazon Plans New Android Smartphones: Report
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:05PM Walmart Is Turning Its Employees Into Delivery Drivers To Compete With Amazon
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @06:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:32PM Apple Is Manufacturing a Siri Speaker To Compete Against Google Home, Amazon Echo
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @06:30PM Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google Lobby Against Texas 'Bathroom' Bill
Sunday May 28, 2017 @12:15PM Is Amazon's AWS Hiring 'Demolishing The Cult Of Youth'?
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:27PM Amazon's Drive-Up Grocery Stores Are Now Open To the Public In Seattle
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:55AM Amazon Brings Its Physical Bookstore To New York
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:26PM Amazon's 1.7 Million Free Bananas 'Disrupting' Local Fruit Economy
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Refreshes Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 Tablets
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @06:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:40PM Amazon Targets Cord Cutters With First-Ever Integrated Fire TV Sets
Sunday May 14, 2017 @05:31PM Streaming Services Will Pay Writers More Under New Writers Guild Pact
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:18PM Amazon Is the 2nd Most Popular App Among Teens, Says Study
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:58PM Amazon To Build Homeless Shelter In Its New Seattle Headquarters
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @11:16AM Slashdot Asks: Which Tech Giant You Can't Live Without?
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:44PM Amazon Just Announced the Touchscreen Echo Nobody Asked For
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:51PM AI Is in a 'Golden Age' and Solving Problems That Were Once Sci-fi, Amazon CEO Says
Friday May 05, 2017 @10:37PM Amazon Leak Exposes Echo AI Device With Touch Display and FireOS
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:04PM In Oracle's Cloud Pitch To Enterprises, an Echo of a Bygone Tech Era
Friday May 05, 2017 @01:50PM The World's Most Valuable Resource is No Longer Oil, But Data
Thursday May 04, 2017 @01:03PM 'This Isn't AI'
Thursday May 04, 2017 @09:58AM Amazon Will Change Its Ebook Contracts With Publishers as EU Ends Antitrust Probe
Saturday April 29, 2017 @08:28PM As Print Surges, Ebook Sales Plunge Nearly 20%
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:34AM Italian Police Say Amazon Has Evaded $142 Million of Taxes
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:20PM Amazon's Alexa Can Now Whisper, Bleep Out Swear Words, and Change Its Pitch
Friday April 28, 2017 @10:24AM Amazon Confirms Advertising Will Become a 'Meaningful' Part of Its Business
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:00PM Amazon Wants To Put a Camera and Microphone in Your Bedroom
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:18PM EU Lawmakers Include Spotify and iTunes In Geoblocking Ban
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:48PM How Online Shopping Makes Suckers of Us All
Monday April 24, 2017 @12:23PM Amazon Might Be Planning To Use Driverless Cars for Delivery
Monday April 24, 2017 @10:17AM Amazon Launches Marketplace For Digital Subscriptions
Thursday April 20, 2017 @07:32AM Amazon Cloud Chief Jabs Oracle: 'Customers Are Sick of It'
Monday April 10, 2017 @03:08PM Amazon's Third-Party Sellers Hit By Hackers
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:01PM Over 90% of College Students Today Regularly Use Netflix, But Only 34% Are Actually Paying For Their Own Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @01:43PM Amazon Looks to Hire 30,000 Part-Time Employees in US
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @06:48PM Amazon Will Refund Millions of Unauthorized In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Monday April 03, 2017 @04:02PM Amazon Launches Amazon Cash, a Way To Shop Its Site Without a Bank Card
Monday April 03, 2017 @03:32PM Amazon Was Sucking in Quidsi's Inventory Over a Year Before Shutdown
Sunday April 02, 2017 @09:18PM Will Streaming Media Lead To A Massive Writer's Strike?
Saturday April 01, 2017 @08:41PM Amazon's Drone-Delivery Dreams Are No Joke
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:11AM Amazon Bans Sales of Media Player Boxes That Promote Piracy
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:52PM Amazon and Walmart Are In An All-Out Price War That Is Terrifying Big Brands
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:08PM Jeff Bezos Is Now the World's Second Richest Person
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @11:02AM Amazon Web Services Jumps Into Call-Center Market With New 'Amazon Connect' Service
Friday March 24, 2017 @09:10AM Amazon Wins $1.5 Billion Tax Dispute Over IRS
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @09:59AM Amazon To Expand Counterfeit Removal Program in Overture To Sellers
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @08:41AM Apple, Amazon, and Microsoft Are Helping Google Fight an Order To Hand Over Foreign Emails
Saturday March 11, 2017 @01:05AM Jeff Bezos' Spaceflight Company Blue Origin Gets Its First Paying Customer
Thursday March 09, 2017 @03:52PM Amazon Says It's Open To Pushing Content Through Cable Boxes
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:35PM Despite Netflix and Amazon Prime, Most of the World Watches Pirated Content
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:54AM Tech's Ruling Class Casts a Big Shadow
Monday March 06, 2017 @09:45PM Amazon Shares Data With Arkansas Prosecutor In Murder Case
Saturday March 04, 2017 @10:07PM Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin To Offer 'Amazon-Like' Moon Delivery By 2020
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:18PM Amazon Pledges To Cover 15 Massive Warehouse Rooftops With Solar Panels
Friday March 03, 2017 @11:08AM Amazon Outage Cost S&P 500 Companies $150M
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:45PM An Incorrect Command Entered By Employee Triggered Disruptions To S3 Storage Service, Knocking Down Dozens of Websites, Amazon Says
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @02:54PM Amazon's Cloud Service Has Outage, Disrupting Sites
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:14PM Twitch Will Begin Selling Games You're Watching Later This Year
Sunday February 26, 2017 @10:48PM Can Streaming Companies Replace Hollywood Studios?
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:12PM Amazon Argues That Alexa Is Protected By the First Amendment in a Murder Trial
Monday February 20, 2017 @05:01PM Amazon Quietly Lowered Its Free Shipping Minimum to $35
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:07PM Voice Calls May Be Coming To the Amazon Echo and Google Home
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @10:28AM Skype Gets A New Competitor: Amazon Announces Chime
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:20PM Jeff Bezos Talks About Music Streaming, and His Political Ambitions
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:49AM Amazon Now Has More Than 341,000 Employees -- Added 110,000 People Last Year
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:35PM Amazon To Build $1.5 Billion Air Cargo Hub In Kentucky, Creating Around 2,000 New Jobs
Friday January 27, 2017 @01:44PM PayPal Has Been Talking With Amazon on Payments, CEO Says
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:48PM More Than 8M People Own an Amazon Echo As Customer Awareness Increases 'Dramatically'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:56PM George Orwell's '1984' Tops Amazon's Bestseller List
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:11PM Amazon Updates Echo, Echo Dot To Let You Address It As 'Computer'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:59PM Amazon's Best Picture Oscar Nod Makes History For Streaming Media
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:40AM Amazon Offers To Scrap Ebook Clauses To Settle EU Antitrust Probe
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:13PM Alexa and Google Assistant Have a Problem: People Aren't Sticking With Voice Apps They Try
Friday January 20, 2017 @12:40PM Amazon Launches Virtual 'Dash' Buttons For One-Click Buying From the Homepage
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:41PM Amazon Patent Hints at Self-Driving Car Plans
Thursday January 19, 2017 @08:35AM Amazon, Apple To End Audiobook Exclusivity: EU
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:10PM Amazon Seeks FCC Permission To Run Wireless Tests In Washington State
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:31PM Amazon To Add 100,000 Full-Time US Jobs in Next 18 Months
Thursday January 12, 2017 @11:00AM Amazon Launches Anime Channel for $5 Per Month, Its First Branded Subscription Channel
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:31AM Amazon Just Got Slapped With a $1 Million Fine For Misleading Pricing
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @09:06AM Amazon Now Gives Away 5,000 Bananas a Day
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:12AM Amazon Still Lags Behind Apple, Google in Greenpeace Renewable Energy Report
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @08:35PM Sonos CEO John MacFarlene Steps Down From the Company He Helped Found
Saturday January 07, 2017 @10:34PM TV News Broadcast Accidentally Activates Alexa, Initiates Orders
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:30PM Amazon's Robot Workforce Grows By 50 Percent In Just One Year
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @11:39AM Amazon Doubles Deliveries in 2016 For Third-Party Sellers
Saturday December 31, 2016 @05:56PM Google and Facebook Dominate The List of 2016's Top Ten Apps
Thursday December 29, 2016 @04:34PM Amazon Patents Floating Airship Warehouse For Its Delivery Drones
Thursday December 29, 2016 @09:48AM Amazon's Digital Day is Like Cyber Monday But For Downloads
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:06PM Apple Tops Holiday Sales With 44 Percent of All New Device Activations
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @07:56PM Amazon Patents System To Defend Drones Against Hackers, Jammers and Arrows
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @04:27PM Police Request Amazon Echo Recordings For Homicide Investigation