Slashdot Items Tagged "amazon"

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Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:15PM Slashdot Asks: Which Smart Speaker Do You Prefer?
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @03:35PM Jeff Bezos Shares Video of 10,000-Year Clock Project
Monday February 19, 2018 @03:46PM How UPS Delivers Faster Using $8 Headphones and Code That Decides When Dirty Trucks Get Cleaned
Thursday February 15, 2018 @04:41PM 119,000 Passports, Photo IDs of FedEx Customers Found On Unsecured Amazon Server
Monday February 12, 2018 @06:26PM Amazon Is Designing Custom AI Chips For Alexa
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:09PM Amazon Is Cutting Hundreds of Corporate Jobs
Friday February 09, 2018 @04:23PM Amazon To Take On UPS, FedEx Via 'Shipping With Amazon'
Friday February 02, 2018 @02:57PM Why Alexa Won't Light Up During Amazon's Super Bowl Ad
Thursday February 01, 2018 @04:27PM Amazon Patents Wristbands Designed To Track and Steer Employees' Movements
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @04:59PM Amazon's Push Into Healthcare Just Cost the Industry $30 Billion In Market Cap
Monday January 29, 2018 @04:30PM Inside Amazon's Mini Rainforest Work Space Spheres
Friday January 26, 2018 @11:48AM Breaking Up Amazon, Google, Apple, and Facebook Could Save Capitalism, NYU Professor Says
Thursday January 25, 2018 @09:43AM Apple's Getting Back Into the E-Books Fight Against Amazon
Monday January 22, 2018 @06:36PM Google Just Broke Amazon's Workaround For YouTube On Fire TV
Sunday January 21, 2018 @03:20PM Amazon Opens 'Surveillance-Powered, No-Checkout Convenience Store'
Friday January 19, 2018 @04:59PM How To Tame the Tech Titans
Friday January 19, 2018 @10:11AM Amazon is Raising the Price of Prime Monthly Memberships by Nearly 20 Percent
Thursday January 18, 2018 @05:17PM Amazon Picks 20 Finalists For 'HQ2' Second Headquarters Location
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:57PM Amazon Won't Say If It Hands Your Echo Data To the Government
Monday January 08, 2018 @07:13AM Alexa is Coming To Windows 10 PCs From HP, ASUS and Others
Sunday January 07, 2018 @12:01PM Google Sold 6.75 Million 'Google Home' Devices In the Last 80 Days
Friday January 05, 2018 @02:00PM Leading Lobbying Group for Amazon, Facebook, Google and Other Tech Giants is Joining the Legal Battle To Restore Net Neutrality
Friday January 05, 2018 @10:53AM Amazon Alexa is Coming To Headphones, Smart Watches, Bathrooms and More
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:09PM Yes, Your Amazon Echo Is an Ad Machine
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @01:46PM Amazon's YouTube Workaround on Fire TV Works Just Fine
Saturday December 30, 2017 @07:28PM Tech Bros Bought Sex Trafficking Victims Using Amazon and Microsoft Work Emails
Saturday December 30, 2017 @02:34PM Germany Orders Amazon To Stop Taking Advantage of People Who Can't Spell 'Birkenstock'
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:36PM Trump Wants Postal Service To Charge 'Much More' For Amazon Shipments
Thursday December 28, 2017 @01:51PM Amazon's YouTube App on Fire TV Stops Working Ahead of Schedule
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @11:49AM What Amazon's Alexa Economy Pays the People Building Its Skills
Friday December 22, 2017 @04:26PM Amazon Acquires Connected Camera and Doorbell Startup 'Blink'
Thursday December 21, 2017 @09:31PM Firefox Is Now Available On Amazon's Fire TV, Bringing YouTube Access With It
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:04PM Amazon Files For 'AmazonTube' and 'OpenTube' Trademarks As Fight With YouTube Gets Pettier
Thursday December 21, 2017 @10:33AM Amazon Music Ending Cloud MP3 Storage, Streaming Option
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Tries To Figure Out the Packaging Box Problem It Created
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @05:54PM Walmart Is Planning a Store Without Cashiers
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:59PM Cloud-Based Repository Leak Exposes 123 Million American Households
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:29PM Amazon Will Resume Selling Apple TV, Google's Chromecast
Thursday December 14, 2017 @07:22AM Disney Makes Deal for 21st Century Fox, Reshaping Entertainment Landscape
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @10:21AM Why Google and Amazon Are Hypocrites
Sunday December 10, 2017 @03:12PM Exhausted Amazon Drivers Are Working 11-Hour Shifts For Less Than Minimum Wage
Friday December 08, 2017 @11:14PM Reporter Regrets Letting Amazon's Delivery People Into His House
Friday December 08, 2017 @11:37AM Amazon Bringing Echo and Alexa To 80 Additional Countries in Major Global Expansion
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:58PM Ask Slashdot: How Do I Explain Copyright To My Kids?
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @06:48AM Amazon Prime Video App Launches on Apple TV
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @02:53PM Google Is Pulling YouTube Off the Fire TV and Echo Show as Feud With Amazon Grows
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @10:41AM Gizmodo: Don't Buy Anyone an Amazon Echo Speaker
Monday December 04, 2017 @05:59PM Amazon Finally Launches In Australia
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @01:13PM Amazon Launches Web Browser For Fire TV
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @08:19PM Amazon Will Let Alexa Developers Use Voice Recognition To Personalize Apps
Sunday November 26, 2017 @07:04PM Amazon: Heat From Data Centers Will Be Used as a Furnace
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:37PM Amazon's Jeff Bezos Surpasses $100 Billion Net Worth
Thursday November 23, 2017 @09:47AM Workers at Amazon's Main Italian Site To Hold First Strike on Black Friday
Monday November 20, 2017 @03:03PM Amazon Launches a Cloud Service For US Intelligence Agencies
Sunday November 19, 2017 @01:26PM Cringely: Amazon Is Starting To Act Like 'Bad Microsoft'
Friday November 17, 2017 @04:56PM Massive US Military Social Media Spying Archive Left Wide Open In AWS S3 Buckets
Thursday November 16, 2017 @07:37PM Bluetooth Hack Affects 20 Million Amazon Echo, Google Home Devices
Thursday November 16, 2017 @01:25PM Amazon Key Flaw Could Let Rogue Deliverymen Disable Your Camera
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:58PM Walmart Is Raising Prices Online To Increase In-Store Traffic
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @02:10PM Amazon Is Cutting Prices at Whole Foods Again
Monday November 13, 2017 @04:05PM Amazon Is Making a 'Lord of the Rings' Prequel Series
Monday November 13, 2017 @11:04AM Amazon Developing a Free, Ad-Supported Version of Prime Video: Report
Thursday November 09, 2017 @03:59PM Monopoly Critics Decry 'Amazon Amendment'
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:32PM America's 'Retail Apocalypse' Is Really Just Beginning
Monday November 06, 2017 @01:11PM Most Amazon Prime Subscribers Say They Don't Want To Buy the Amazon Key That Lets Delivery People Into Their Homes
Monday November 06, 2017 @12:32PM Amazon Discounts Other Sellers' Products as Retail Competition Stiffens
Monday November 06, 2017 @10:29AM Amazon (and Netflix) Pursue a 'Lord of The Rings' TV Series
Saturday November 04, 2017 @06:48PM Jeff Bezos Just Sold $1.1 Billion in Amazon Stock
Friday October 27, 2017 @08:22PM Bill Gates Is No Longer The World's Richest Person After Amazon Stock Surge
Friday October 27, 2017 @05:52AM Amazon Tops 540K Employees After Swallowing Whole Foods in $13.7B Deal
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @01:13PM Amazon Key Puts Deliveries -- And Delivery People -- In Your Home
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @05:05PM Oracle, Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook Blow Even More Cash on Lobbying
Saturday October 21, 2017 @04:06PM Amazon Patents Drones That Recharge Electric Vehicles
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:32AM NYT Op-Ed Argues Amazon 'Took Seattle's Soul'
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:19PM Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine
Thursday October 19, 2017 @03:48PM Amazon Spends $350K On Seattle Mayor's Race
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:30PM Amazon Battles Google for Renewable Energy Crown
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @06:13PM Amazon E-Book Buyers Receive Payment From Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @09:43AM Amazon's Next Big Bet is Letting You Communicate Without a Smartphone, Says Alexa's Chief Scientist
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @03:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Monday October 16, 2017 @09:46AM Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @03:15PM Amazon Finally Makes a Waterproof Kindle
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @03:43PM Amazon Is Reportedly Building a Doorbell That Lets Drivers Into Your House
Sunday October 08, 2017 @11:36AM Is Amazon Lowering The Global Rate of Inflation?
Friday October 06, 2017 @02:49PM Amazon Is Headed For the Prescription-Drug Market, Analysts Say
Thursday October 05, 2017 @06:01PM Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service To Rival FedEx, UPS
Thursday October 05, 2017 @02:55PM Another Thing Amazon Is Disrupting: Business-School Recruiting
Sunday October 01, 2017 @12:00PM Meet The Next Major Operating System: Amazon's Alexa
Thursday September 28, 2017 @05:10PM Amazon's Echo Spot Is a Sneaky Way To Get a Camera Into Your Bedroom
Thursday September 28, 2017 @02:44PM 'Amazon Effect' Hits Retailers Around the Globe
Thursday September 28, 2017 @09:26AM 5,000 People Are Working On Amazon's Digital Assistant Alexa
Monday September 25, 2017 @01:25PM Amazon Slashes Prices on 4K Content in Response To Apple TV 4K's Launch
Saturday September 23, 2017 @04:43PM Amazon Starts Charging For Cloud Computing Resources By the Second
Friday September 22, 2017 @07:57PM Inside Amazon's Warehouses: Thousands of Senior Citizens and the Occasional Robot Mishap
Friday September 22, 2017 @12:53PM Anatomy of a Moral Panic: Reports About Amazon Suggesting 'Bomb-Making Items' Were Highly Misleading
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:58PM Amazon Customers Can Now Return Things For Free At Kohl's Or Whole Foods
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @03:11PM Amazon Is Reportedly Working On Alexa-Enabled Smart Glasses
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @10:21AM Oracle's Larry Ellison Pokes Amazon Again With New Cloud Pricing Plan
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @10:06AM Amazon 'Reviewing' Its Website After It Suggested Bomb-Making Items
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @12:52PM Cities Are Competing to Give Amazon the 'Mother of All Civic Giveaways'
Friday September 15, 2017 @01:45PM South Park's Season Premier Sets Off Everyone's Amazon Echo
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Sunday September 10, 2017 @10:02PM As Robots Move Into Amazon's Warehouses, What's Happening To Its Human Workers?
Sunday September 10, 2017 @12:23AM Four EU Countries Seek Higher Taxes On Google and Amazon
Thursday September 07, 2017 @01:22PM Amazon Was Tricked By a Fake Law Firm Into Removing a Popular Product, Costing the Seller $200,000
Thursday September 07, 2017 @11:34AM Amazon Tries To Snuff Out a Bunch of Kindle Publishing Scams
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:25AM Thousands of Job Applicants Citing Top Secret US Government Work Exposed In Amazon Server Data Breach
Thursday August 31, 2017 @03:45PM Amazon Sold Eclipse Glasses That Cause 'Permanent Blindness,' Alleges Lawsuit
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @09:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Monday August 28, 2017 @09:50AM Amazon Just Made Shopping at Whole Foods Cheaper
Friday August 25, 2017 @07:13PM Amazon Tests Two-Hour Booze Delivery In 12 US Cities
Thursday August 24, 2017 @04:00PM A User Archived Nearly 2 Million Gigabytes of Porn to Test Amazon's 'Unlimited' Cloud Storage
Thursday August 24, 2017 @02:59PM Amazon To Complete $13.7B Whole Foods Deal Monday, Promises Lower Prices and Prime Integration
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:07PM Roku Is the Top Streaming Device In the US and Still Growing, Report Finds
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:01PM FTC Approves Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods
Friday August 18, 2017 @02:56PM E-Commerce To Evolve Next Month As Amazon Loses the 1-Click Patent
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @03:19PM Essential Phone Will Ship Next Week, Shortly After Breaking $1 Billion Valuation
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @11:40AM Amazon Will Pay Developers With the Most Engaging Alexa Skills
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @09:34AM Trump Accuses Amazon of Hurting 'Tax Paying Retailers'
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @04:07PM Amazon Adds 'Instant Pickup Points' In US Brick-And-Mortar Push
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @02:55PM Amazon Is Seeking $16 Billion Bond Sale For Whole Foods
Sunday August 13, 2017 @05:39PM Some Retailers Criticize Amazon's Recall of Eclipse Glasses
Friday August 11, 2017 @03:40PM Military Tech Could Be Amazon's Secret To Cheap, Non-Refrigerated Food
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:43PM Why Amazon's UK Tax Bill Has Dropped 50%
Thursday August 10, 2017 @03:16PM Watch Out Ticketmaster: Amazon In Talks To Offer Event Ticketing In US
Monday August 07, 2017 @11:04AM Amazon Owns a Whole Collection of Secret Brands
Friday August 04, 2017 @05:12PM BLU Claims Innocence, Gets Phones Reinstated On Amazon
Thursday August 03, 2017 @09:53AM Thousands Show Up For Jobs at Amazon Warehouses in US Cities
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @12:20PM Amazon's New Refunds Policy Will 'Crush' Small Businesses, Outraged Sellers Say
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @08:46AM Joining Apple, Amazon's China Cloud Service Bows To Censors
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:06PM Hackers Can Turn Amazon Echo Into a Covert Listening Device
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Thursday July 27, 2017 @03:23PM FreeBSD 11.1 Released
Thursday July 27, 2017 @10:23AM Not Made in America, Wal-Mart Looks Overseas For Online Vendors
Thursday July 27, 2017 @09:39AM Jeff Bezos Surpasses Bill Gates as World's Richest Person
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @09:39AM Amazon Jacked Up Prime Day Prices, Misleading Consumers, Says Vendor
Sunday July 23, 2017 @07:32PM Amazon Report Predicts Pet Translation Devices By 2027
Saturday July 22, 2017 @02:04AM For Seattle Women Called Alexa, Frustrating To Share Name With Amazon Device
Friday July 21, 2017 @01:39PM Google, Apple, Amazon Hit Record Lobbying Highs
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:52PM FTC Probing Allegations of Amazon's Deceptive Discounting
Monday July 17, 2017 @03:30PM Trademarks Shows Amazon Has Sights On Meal-Kits, 'Single Cow Burgers' and Other Fast Food Options
Sunday July 16, 2017 @03:33PM Tech Companies Capture A Third Of This Year's Emmy Nominations
Saturday July 15, 2017 @03:15PM WSJ Op-Ed: The Post Office Is Delivering Amazon's Packages Below Cost
Friday July 14, 2017 @09:51PM Amazon Web Services Drops Controversial Patent Clause From Standard User Agreement
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:33PM Amazon Prime Is a Blessing and a Curse For Remote Towns
Thursday July 13, 2017 @03:21PM Amazon Is Getting Too Big and the Government Is Talking About It
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:04PM Amazon May Give Developers Your Private Alexa Transcripts
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:08PM Amazon Prime Will Soon Be More Popular Than Cable TV
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @03:07PM EFF's Latest Privacy Report Criticizes Amazon and WhatsApp Over Policies That 'Fall Short'
Monday July 10, 2017 @07:28PM Seattle City Council Unanimously Approves Income Tax For the Rich
Monday July 10, 2017 @12:39PM Microsoft To Offer Local Version of Azure Cloud Service
Friday July 07, 2017 @04:20PM Amazon Threatened To Kill Its Whole Foods Deal if the Grocer Started a Bidding War
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @08:33AM Amazon's Alexa Passes 15,000 skills, Up From 10,000 in February
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @02:01PM Hulu Joins Netflix and Amazon In Promoting Royalty-free Video Codec AV1
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @10:55AM Amazon and eBay Images Broken By Photobucket's 'Ransom Demand'
Friday June 30, 2017 @05:28PM Nike Thought It Didn't Need Amazon -- Then the Ground Shifted
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @04:27PM O'Reilly No Longer Selling Individual Books, Videos Online
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @10:40AM President Trump Attacks Amazon, Incorrectly Claiming That It Owns The Washington Post For Tax Purposes
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @05:28AM Amazon Will Offer Prime Video At Half-Price In All New Markets For Six More Months
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:00PM Amazon Robots Poised To Revamp How Whole Foods Runs Warehouses
Monday June 26, 2017 @05:12PM Google Home Is 6 Times More Likely To Answer Your Question Than Amazon Alexa
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:27PM eBay Will Now Price Match Amazon, Walmart and Others On Over 50,000 Items
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @01:16PM Walmart to Vendors: Get Off Amazon's Cloud
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @02:02PM Amazon Web Services Quietly Forms a Mixed Reality Team, But What Is It Building?
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @11:40AM Amazon Will Now Let You Try On Clothes Before You Buy Them
Monday June 19, 2017 @01:29PM 'The Unwillingness To Foresee The Future'
Monday June 19, 2017 @09:36AM Amazon Plans Cuts to Shed Whole Foods' Pricey Image
Friday June 16, 2017 @10:47AM Amazon Says It Won't Replace Whole Foods Cashiers With Computers... Yet
Friday June 16, 2017 @08:47AM Amazon To Buy Whole Foods Market For $13.7 Billion
Thursday June 15, 2017 @09:32PM Amazon Granted a Patent That Prevents In-Store Shoppers From Online Price Checking
Thursday June 15, 2017 @12:59PM Team Collaboration App Slack, Valued at $9 Billion, Draws Attention of Amazon
Monday June 12, 2017 @10:59AM Amazon Sues Former AWS VP Over Non-Compete Deal
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:06AM America's Five Biggest Tech Stocks Lost $97 Billion Friday
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:33PM Amazon Kills Off Unlimited Cloud Storage Option For Amazon Drive
Thursday June 08, 2017 @11:20AM Amazon Lent $1 Billion To Merchants To Boost Sales On Its Marketplace
Thursday June 08, 2017 @09:18AM 'I'm Not Sure I Understand' -- How Apple's Siri Lost Her Mojo
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @11:47AM Amazon Is Offering a Discount on Prime For People On Government Assistance
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @11:03AM Amazon, Mozilla, Kickstarter, and Reddit Are Staging a Net Neutrality Online Protest
Monday June 05, 2017 @07:32AM Moving On From Fire Phone Turmoil, Amazon Plans New Android Smartphones: Report
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:19PM Hundreds of Walmart Employees Say They've Been Punished For Taking Sick Days
Friday June 02, 2017 @01:05PM Walmart Is Turning Its Employees Into Delivery Drivers To Compete With Amazon
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @03:32PM Apple Is Manufacturing a Siri Speaker To Compete Against Google Home, Amazon Echo
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:30PM Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google Lobby Against Texas 'Bathroom' Bill
Sunday May 28, 2017 @11:15AM Is Amazon's AWS Hiring 'Demolishing The Cult Of Youth'?
Thursday May 25, 2017 @05:27PM Amazon's Drive-Up Grocery Stores Are Now Open To the Public In Seattle
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @08:55AM Amazon Brings Its Physical Bookstore To New York
Monday May 22, 2017 @05:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Monday May 22, 2017 @03:26PM Amazon's 1.7 Million Free Bananas 'Disrupting' Local Fruit Economy
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:10PM Amazon Refreshes Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 Tablets
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @05:00PM The Tech Sector Is Leaving the Rest of the US Economy In Its Dust
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:40PM Amazon Targets Cord Cutters With First-Ever Integrated Fire TV Sets
Sunday May 14, 2017 @04:31PM Streaming Services Will Pay Writers More Under New Writers Guild Pact
Thursday May 11, 2017 @02:18PM Amazon Is the 2nd Most Popular App Among Teens, Says Study
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @06:58PM Amazon To Build Homeless Shelter In Its New Seattle Headquarters
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @10:16AM Slashdot Asks: Which Tech Giant You Can't Live Without?
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:44AM Amazon Just Announced the Touchscreen Echo Nobody Asked For
Monday May 08, 2017 @02:51PM AI Is in a 'Golden Age' and Solving Problems That Were Once Sci-fi, Amazon CEO Says
Friday May 05, 2017 @09:37PM Amazon Leak Exposes Echo AI Device With Touch Display and FireOS
Friday May 05, 2017 @01:04PM In Oracle's Cloud Pitch To Enterprises, an Echo of a Bygone Tech Era