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Amazon fails to protect data; a look at lobbyists who kill US consumer privacy protections
The company gathers a vast array of information on its US customers, and it started making that data available to all upon request early last year, after trying and failing to defeat a 2018 California measure requiring such disclosures
Wall Street rallies as some US states relax lockdown restrictions; all major indexes claw back, gain over 1%
The indexes are all now within 20 percent of their record closing highs reached in February, with the benchmark S&P 500 on track for its best month since 1987, after trillions of stimulus dollars helped US equities recover from March lows.
Facebook, Cisco, AT&T will also skip MWC this year over coronavirus fears
GSMA said that participants from China’s Hubei province would not be allowed to attend MWC
State attorneys general and Justice department officials discuss US Google antitrust probe
By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - State attorneys general investigating Alphabet Inc's Google unit met on Tuesday with U.S.
iPhone app developers questioned by US investigators as a part of Apple antitrust probe
CEO of developer Mobicip was interviewed in November by a US investigator who asked about the company's interactions with Apple.
FTC is concerned that Facebook's policies about how its apps interact violate antitrust law
FTC might ask a court to bar Facebook from enforcing policies regarding how its apps work with potential rivals.
Google requests Texas judge to ensure confidentiality in antitrust probe
Google wants to prevent consultants from disclosing info or working for rivals until one year after their consultancies end.
Facebook, Apple and more to be reportedly reviewed for anti-competitive practices by the US
Trump has called for scrutiny of Google, accusing it of suppressing conservative voices online.
Saudi Arabia behind leaks on alleged affair due to Jamal Khashoggi murder, says Jeff Bezos; Riyadh denies claims
In a blog post, Bezos alluded to Saudi Arabia’s displeasure at the Bezos-owned Washington Post’s coverage of the murder of its columnist and Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Amazon’s Audible debuts in India: Radhika Apte, Kalki Koechlin, Rajkummar Rao launch audiobooks platform
To mark Audible's foray to India, the three actors recorded parts of Hussain Zaidi’s work Mafia Queens of Mumbai which were presented at the official launch in Mumbai
Google to acknowledge its mistake on privacy issues in a written testimony
Google will testify alongside AT&T, Amazon, Apple amid growing concerns about data privacy.
Amazon Prime Video internal numbers key insights about how the service has performed and its future
Video has grown to be one of Amazon’s biggest expenditures at $5 billion per year for original and licensed content.
Apple and Google drop in annual reputation survey, while Amazon remains in the top spot
iPhone-maker Apple dropped to 29th from its 5th position, and Google dropped from 8th to 28th.
Apple is in danger of losing its number one spot as the world's most valuable publicly listed company to Amazon
Analysts covering Amazon on average expect its stock to rise 10 percent within the next year to reach $1,700, which would give it a market value of $823 billion.
Amazon Inc planning to directly sell consumer electronics goods in the Brazil market
The move would take the US e-commerce giant Amazon beyond its current role in Brazil as a marketplace for third-party sellers
Tech giants back US congressional vote to support net neutrality
Internet companies say that without net neutrality protection, many Americans will have little recourse
US to increase the royalty payment for music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music
Representatives of Apple, Alphabet, Spotify and Amazon did not immediately return requests for comment. A Pandora spokeswoman declined to comment.
Amazon to open in Australia; shipping to start by the end-of-year holiday season
The remarks from Rocco Braeuniger suggest Amazon will ship goods from its first Australian warehouse in time for the end-of-year holiday season.
PhonePe receives major investment commitment of $500 million from Flipkart
The commitment is in addition to the USD 75 million infused by Flipkart in PhonePe since the acquisition in 2015, Flipkart said in a statement.
Rumours of Amazon entering the pharmacy industry leads to a drop in shares of drug retailers
Amazon is reported to be in discussions with mid-market pharmacy benefit managers and has been hiring talent to assess the drug retailing market for its entry, brokerage firm Leerink analyst Ana Gupte wrote in a note to clients.