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US attorneys seek Amazon data on coronavirus-linked worker deaths, infections
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US attorneys seek Amazon data on coronavirus-linked worker deaths, infections

The officials have asked for a breakdown of the number of Amazon workers who have been infected or died from COVID-19.

Amazon employees protest new policy that risks their jobs for speaking out on climate change
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Amazon employees protest new policy that risks their jobs for speaking out on climate change

Amazon uses fossil fuel-powered planes, trucks and vans to ship packages worldwide, adding up to an enormous footprint.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer owner of blackmail and extortion
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer owner of blackmail and extortion

Bezos was allegedly being blackmailed with the threat to publish “intimate photos” with his girlfriend.

Amazon is reportedly planning to expand its Whole Foods Market stores
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Amazon is reportedly planning to expand its Whole Foods Market stores

The plans are a part in the series of Amazon’s grocery, delivery and pickup expansions.

Amazon Echo Dot, Auto, Sub and 10 new products announced to expand Alexa ecosystem
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Amazon Echo Dot, Auto, Sub and 10 new products announced to expand Alexa ecosystem

Amazon wants Alexa to be a dominant computing platform like Microsoft Corp’s Windows.

Maharashtra plastic ban: Amazon, H&M and other multinationals press state govt to soften restrictions
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Maharashtra plastic ban: Amazon, H&M and other multinationals press state govt to soften restrictions

The ban on plastic by Maharashtra could sharply raise costs for companies that rely heavily on plastic for packaging

Employees hit back against Amazon's employee retention policy, call it unfair
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Employees hit back against Amazon's employee retention policy, call it unfair

Amazon has a high turnover rate for employees, and this can prove very expensive in the long run.

Amazon's ad sale strategy could pose a challenge for Facebook and Google
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Amazon's ad sale strategy could pose a challenge for Facebook and Google

Advertisers of all sizes were interested in sponsored product ads “to drive brand awareness, discovery or hopefully, purchase,” he said.

Netflix offers $300 million to buy a billboard company which could be its largest acquisition
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Netflix offers $300 million to buy a billboard company which could be its largest acquisition

The world’s leading streaming media company still uses physical advertising space such as billboards to promote its shows.

Walmart expected to buy a minority stake in Indian e-commerce site Flipkart: Report
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Walmart expected to buy a minority stake in Indian e-commerce site Flipkart: Report

A deal could be finalized as early as March and may involve primary and secondary sales by longstanding Flipkart investors

Glitch in market data causes drastic change in Amazon, Microsoft, Apple and eBay share prices
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Glitch in market data causes drastic change in Amazon, Microsoft, Apple and eBay share prices

The prices of Amazon Inc and Microsoft Corp stocks appeared to have lost more than half their value, while Apple Inc shares appeared to more than double.

Amazon opens grocery store in Seattle called Amazon Go with automatic checkout
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Amazon opens grocery store in Seattle called Amazon Go with automatic checkout

Amazon has opened a brick-and-mortar grocery store in Seattle without lines or checkout counters, kicking off new competition with supermarket chains.

Amazon gets permission to test Drone deliveries in the UK
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Amazon gets permission to test Drone deliveries in the UK

Amazon said on Monday it has entered into a partnership with the British government to speed up the process for allowing small drones to makes deliveries.

Smart spending, more prime members: Here's why investors are cheering Amazon results
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Smart spending, more prime members: Here's why investors are cheering Amazon results

Amazon.com Inc.'s fourth-quarter earnings roundly beat analyst expectations, sending the Seattle e-commerce giant's stock soaring 14 percent in aftermarket trading. Here's a closer look at what investors applauded and why hope continues.

Amazon's big spending pays off as Q4 revenue rises to $29 billion
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Amazon's big spending pays off as Q4 revenue rises to $29 billion

Amazon surprised investors on Thursday with a fourth-quarter profit that soundly beat expectations, despite a continued increase in spending and a slight sales miss.

Amazon seeks FAA permission to test delivery drones outdoors near Seattle
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Amazon seeks FAA permission to test delivery drones outdoors near Seattle

Amazon.com Inc is seeking permission from US regulators to test its delivery drones near Seattle.

Amazon's first smartphone is out tomorrow, but will it woo buyers?
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Amazon's first smartphone is out tomorrow, but will it woo buyers?

The product will be an Amazon phone — perhaps one with multiple cameras that can produce 3-D photos.

Amazon 3D smartphone will launch on 18 June: Here's what the 3D interface could look like
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Amazon 3D smartphone will launch on 18 June: Here's what the 3D interface could look like

With speculations running wild about Amazon's new smartphone, here's what we feel could be in store.

Looking beyond Kindle: As tablet sales decline, Amazon bets on smartphones for growth
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Looking beyond Kindle: As tablet sales decline, Amazon bets on smartphones for growth

Amazon's foray into the smartphone arena is being questioned, given that is Kindle-maker is not seen as a big hardware manufacturer.

How Amazon India plans to grow in the next few years
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How Amazon India plans to grow in the next few years

Amit Agarwal, VP & country manager, Amazon India, tells Firstbiz that Amazon is now selling 15 million products across 20 product categories.