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Amazon withdraws from Mobile World Congress 2020 over coronavirus fears
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Amazon withdraws from Mobile World Congress 2020 over coronavirus fears

Amazon is the fourth company to pull out, following LG Electronics, Ericsson and US chipmaker Nvidia.

How Amazon's AWS arm allegedly makes profits off open-source software; leaving cloud computing startups languishing
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How Amazon's AWS arm allegedly makes profits off open-source software; leaving cloud computing startups languishing

For Amazon itself, AWS has become crucial. The division generated $25 billion in sales last year and is Amazon’s most profitable business.

Microsoft wins Pentagon's $10 billion cloud computing contract ahead of Amazon
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Microsoft wins Pentagon's $10 billion cloud computing contract ahead of Amazon

The Pentagon said it had awarded more than $11 billion across 10 separate cloud contracts over the past two years.

Amazon Web Services says it is creating 500 jobs in Germany by opening a new office in Munich
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Amazon Web Services says it is creating 500 jobs in Germany by opening a new office in Munich

AWS has received a cloud computing security certification from Germany’s cyber-security authority.

FaceApp's privacy policy on photos uploaded is not sitting well with users, Twitter reacts
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FaceApp's privacy policy on photos uploaded is not sitting well with users, Twitter reacts

FaceApp "may use information" they receive to "provide personalized content & information to you and others".

Amazon poses challenge for rivals with one-day delivery goal after profits surge; to spend $800 mn in logistics
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Amazon poses challenge for rivals with one-day delivery goal after profits surge; to spend $800 mn in logistics

Shifts in the nature of Amazon’s business have afforded the company windfalls that it now can apply toward its ambitious delivery program

Microsoft briefly valued at $1 trillion after prediction of continuous cloud growth
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Microsoft briefly valued at $1 trillion after prediction of continuous cloud growth

Microsoft tops tech rivals such as Amazon in market capitalization on some days.

Facebook users' data exposed for an unknown period of time on Amazon public servers: Report
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Facebook users' data exposed for an unknown period of time on Amazon public servers: Report

Two third-party developed Facebook app datasets have been found exposed to the internet.

Amazon to open a Latin America infrastructure location in Colombia to train 2,000 students
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Amazon to open a Latin America infrastructure location in Colombia to train 2,000 students

Amazon has said it would open its first customer service center in Colombia later this year.

AWS launches cheaper server chips with energy efficient architechture from ARM
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AWS launches cheaper server chips with energy efficient architechture from ARM

Currently, Intel dominates the market for chips in both Cloud and on-premises server markets.

Amazon offers 30 self-service free machine learning courses to general consumers
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Amazon offers 30 self-service free machine learning courses to general consumers

Amazon is offering the same Machine Learning (ML) courses used to train its own engineers.

Amazon will sell facial recognition tech to police despite employee protests
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Amazon will sell facial recognition tech to police despite employee protests

In a recent company-wide QnA session, Andy Jassy insisted that Rekognition offered “great value.”

Amazon's profits exceed expectations thanks to cloud computing and advertising
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Amazon's profits exceed expectations thanks to cloud computing and advertising

The unit’s success has helped make Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos the richest person in the world.

Amazon's AWS expanding its presence in Cape Town to rival Microsoft's Azure
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Amazon's AWS expanding its presence in Cape Town to rival Microsoft's Azure

Despite its history on the continent, Amazon has yet to build a data center in Africa.

Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin to sell commercial flight tickets from 2019
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Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin to sell commercial flight tickets from 2019

Both SpaceX and Blue Origin are in the race to develop reusable rockets.

AI-based chatbot platform Haptik announces partnership with Amazon Web Services
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AI-based chatbot platform Haptik announces partnership with Amazon Web Services

This collaboration would enable companies to leverage conversational chatbots to automate their critical processes across customer support

Microsoft to soon enable governments clients to run Azure on their own servers
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Microsoft to soon enable governments clients to run Azure on their own servers

The cloud computing market is forecast to grow to $74.7 billion in 2018, up nearly 36 percent from 2017, according to research firm Canalys.

Amazon reports largest ever profit of $2 billion as its shares rise by more than 6 percent
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Amazon reports largest ever profit of $2 billion as its shares rise by more than 6 percent

Amazon said net income more than doubled to $1.86 billion, or $3.75 per share in the fourth quarter ended 31 December.

Amazon announces new machine learning features for its cloud-computing business AWS
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Amazon announces new machine learning features for its cloud-computing business AWS

Despite being the pioneer and dominant player in the cloud computing market, AWS is playing catch-up to chief rivals Microsoft Corp and Google.

Amazon launches three language oriented services on AWS, Comprehend, Transcribe and Translate
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Amazon launches three language oriented services on AWS, Comprehend, Transcribe and Translate

Amazon Transcribe and Amazon Translate are available to developers in the preview mode, Amazon Comprehend is already available.